As a result of a large-scale fire in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, the dome of the Grand Mosque of the Islamic Center in the Koca district collapsed.
The new Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) released today finds that reducing poverty at scale is possible and unveils new ‘poverty profiles’ that can offer a breakthrough in development efforts to tackle the interlinked aspects of poverty. This analysis by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) at the University of Oxford looks beyond income as a measurement of poverty to understand how people experience poverty in different aspects of their daily lives – from access to education and health, to living standards such as housing, drinking water, sanitation and electricity.
The death toll from the crash of a Su-34 military aircraft in the residential area of Yeysk has increased to 13 people, Assistant of the Russian Minister of Health Alexei Kuznetsov said.
A Su-34 military jet fell on a residential building in Yeysk in Krasnodar Territory. This was reported by Izvestia sources.
At least 28 people were killed and 20 injured in an explosion in a mine in Bartin in northern Turkey, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter. Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu previously reported that a total of 110 people were working at the mine at the time of the incident. The Minister of Health said that the authorities are doing everything possible to resolve the consequences.
The next summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) will be held in 2026. This was announced on Thursday at a briefing by the Secretary General of the CICA Kairat Sarybay, TASS reported.
The stage of nominating candidates for the post of President of the Republic of Kazakhstan lasted 19 calendar days, from 23 September to 11 October, Kazinform correspondent reported.
On 8 October, a truck was blown up on the Crimean bridge, which led to the fire of the fuel tanks of the train. Three people died. No one has officially claimed responsibility for what happened, but Russian parliamentarians believe that the explosion was staged by the Ukrainian special services. It was reported by TASS.