Rome (Italy) - Former Italian president, prime minister and central bank governor Carlo Azeglio Ciampi has died at the age of 95.
Actor Gene Wilder – best known for his role in the film “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” – has died, aged 83, according to a family statement.
The Mexican singer-song writer and musical icon Juan Gabriel has died suddenly at his home in California. He was 66.
Rome (Italy) - Renowned Italian soprano Daniela Dessi has died aged 59. She had been suffering from colon cancer, for which she had only begun receiving treatment last month.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) - The head of international football’s governing body from 1974 to 1998, Joao Havelange, has died at the age of 100 in his hometown Rio de Janeiro.
At least seventy people are now confirmed dead with over 100 injured following a suicide bomb attack at a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan.
The group calling itself Islamic State, or ISIL, has claimed responsibility for the machete attack that wounded two policewomen in the Belgian city of Charleroi, the group’s Amaq news agency said on Twitter on Sunday.
Paris (France) - A fire in a bar in Rouen, France, has left at least 13 people dead and six injured, one seriously, local media report.