The Nairobi-Mombasa road was the deadliest
in 2017, followed by the Nakuru-Eldoret and the Nairobi-Thika roads.
It was the nation's deadliest
school shooting since a gunman attacked an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut in 2012.
The Philippines accounted for 41 of the 197 killings recorded in 2017 worlwide, also making it the deadliest
country in Asia for the fifth successive year.
ISLAMABAD -- Footprint of the militant Islamic State (IS) group is continuously on the rise in the country, especially in northern Sindh and Balochistan, as over the past one year responsibility for as many as six deadliest
attacks, in which 153 people were killed, was claimed by this outfit.
KINSHASA, Congo -- In the deadliest
single attack on a United Nations peacekeeping mission in nearly 25 years, rebels in eastern Congo killed 15 peacekeepers and wounded over 50 others in an assault on their base that was launched at nightfall and went on for hours.
Moreover, the report indicated that Islamic State (IS) was the deadliest
terrorist group in 2016, being responsible for killing 9,132 people, whereas if IS affiliates are included, the number rises to over 11,500 people, making 2016 the group's deadliest
More than 33,000 migrants have died at sea trying to reach European shores this century, making the Mediterranean "by far the world's deadliest
border", the United Nations migration agency said on Friday.
By: MENA MOGADISHU- 18 October 2017: Thousands of people took to the streets of Somalia's capital Wednesday in a show of defiance after the country's deadliest
attack, as officials shared a detailed account of how Saturday's truck bombing that killed more than 300 was carried out.
THE death toll from Saturday's lorry bombing in Somalia's capital has risen to more than 300, including 15 primary schoolchildren, as the country reeled from the deadliest
single attack it has ever experienced.
At least 36 people have been confirmed dead, many of them elderly, the deadliest
fire in the state's history.
It is the deadliest
California wildfire outbreak since 2003 and the sixth deadliest
since records began.
The shooting is the deadliest
mass shooting in modern U.