The incident which left three people dead and three seriously injured has now been declared a terrorist incident.
Several people are feared dead after a fire broke out at an animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto. Police are investigating a possible arson attack, authorities and local media reported. A man burst into the Kyoto Animation building and started the fire, leaving dozens injured, some critically, Japanese authorities confirmed. The suspect was also injured and taken to a hospital.
The 29-year-old man believed to have killed three people near a Christmas market in Strasbourg has died after a two day manhunt. Cherif Chekatt opened fire the moment police tried to arrest him and was shot dead.
A manhunt is underway in France after a gunman killed at least three people and injured several others at a Christmas market in Strasbourg. Police have named the suspected gunman as Chérif Chekatt, who was known to intelligence services as a potential security risk. The motive hasn't been confirmed. Over 300 security agents are still trying to track down the shooter as France has raised its security threat level to the highest possible.
Police are calling for information about a seemingly random attack in Westminster. A woman was slashed by a passing man with a sharp object as she was entering her flat.
A man wielding a knife has stabbed three people in Melbourne, Australia. One person died at the scene and the two others are in hospital. A flaming vehicle was also crashed at the scene.
Two people have been stabbed and one person has been arrested at the Sony Music building on Derry Street, Kensington in London.
There has been another attack on a mosque, this time, in Cape Town.
Mhlengi Gwala is recovering in hospital after robbers tried to hack off his legs.
'You never know, it's New York, they always target us.'