State funeral planned for some victims of quake that killed at least 278 as rescuers pull out of some stricken areas.
- 25 August, 2016 Italy earthquake: Rescuers race to find survivors Italian rescuers worked for the second day in a row to pull survivors from the rubble as death toll hits 250 people.
- 20 April, 2016 Ecuador earthquake: Hope fades for trapped victims More than 200 people still missing in a race against time to find earthquake victims still alive under the rubble.Powered by WPeMatico
- 11 September, 2016 Hopes fade for peaceful Eid in Syria as over 100 killed Bombing raids on rebel-held parts of Aleppo and Idlib come after US and Russia agree on ceasefire deal.
- 12 September, 2016 Italy: Amatrice sues Charlie Hebdo over quake cartoons Legal action pursued over "inconceivably" insulting images that depict Amatrice disaster victims as pasta dishes.
- 27 August, 2016 Syria war: Dozens killed while attending Aleppo funeral At least 24 killed in barrel bomb attack, bringing the death toll of Aleppo civilians in recent days to more than 60.