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Death toll from Sierra Leone floods crosses 400: Red Cross By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 18th August, 2017, 21:45

An unofficial morgue estimate had previously put the toll at around 400 dead, but the figure had not been confirmed until Friday

Death toll from Sierra Leone floods crosses 400: Red Cross

Joint exercises could send Korea tensions soaring again Joint exercises could send Korea tensions soaring again

Pyongyang views Seul's military drill as a highly provocative rehearsal for an invasion of its own territory


Deadly South Asia floods affect 16m people Deadly South Asia floods affect 16m people

Millions of people across Nepal, Bangladesh and India face severe food shortages and disease caused by polluted flood waters


Knife attacker shot and held in Finnish city Turku Knife attacker shot and held in Finnish city Turku

Finnish broadcaster YLE says at least two other people had been injured in the incident while other reports spoke of five or six victims


Saudi Arabia reopens border to Qatari pilgrims despite tensions Saudi Arabia reopens border to Qatari pilgrims despite tensions

Qatar welcomes the decision but also lashed out at what it called Riyadh's politicisation of religious freedoms


Rights groups urge Yemen rebels to free political commentator Rights groups urge Yemen rebels to free political commentator

The fighting pushes seven million people to the brink of famine and sparking a cholera outbreak


Fox's James Murdoch slams Trump's Charlottesville response Fox's James Murdoch slams Trump's Charlottesville response

Murdoch is the son of the company's co-executive chairman, Rupert Murdoch, a Trump confidant


World voices solidarity with Spain after terror attack World voices solidarity with Spain after terror attack

World leaders condemn the attack expressing outrage and solidarity with the victims


Death toll in Bihar floods rises to 119 Death toll in Bihar floods rises to 119

It has washed away thousands of huts, damaged buildings, roads, bridges and standing crops worth crores


Israel freezes controversial settlement law Israel freezes controversial settlement law

The decision is in response to a petition brought by 17 Palestinian local councils on whose land the settlements are built


US air strikes kills 7 Al-Shabaab militants US air strikes kills 7 Al-Shabaab militants

The US Africa Command said that the joint operation with Somalia security forces occurred in Jilib, Somalia, about 320km southwest of Mogadishu


Pakistan’s anti-graft body summons Sharif, sons Sharif, sons summoned

  Pakistan’s anti-corruption body has issued summons to disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz…


Assam floods: Death toll reaches  49 Assam floods: Death toll reaches 49

The second wave of floods in Assam since July-end have affected over 30 lakh persons in 24 districts


Spanish police stop second attack after 13 killed in Barcelona 5 suspects killed in Barcelona second attack

Police say the situation in Cambrils - a popular seaside resort to the south-west of Barcelona - is now under control


IS claimed responsibility for Barcelona terror attack IS claimed responsibility for Barcelona terror attack

2 men are arrested after a white van ploughed into a crowd of people in a busy Barcelona tourist district, killing at least 12 and injuring 80 others


13 killed in deadly Barcelona terror attack 13 killed in deadly Barcelona terror attack

Police officers have evacuated nearby streets, which are part of the popular Las Ramblas area, and confirmed there have been multiple fatalities

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