Two Bahrain police killed in `terror` blast: Ministry

An explosion has killed two policemen and wounded six others in a Shiite-dominated area of Bahrain, the interior ministry said Tuesday, describing it as a "terror" attack.

Blast suspends transport of gas on Iran-Turkey pipeline: Minister

An explosion overnight on Monday suspended the transport of gas along a pipeline connecting Turkey and Iran in the eastern Turkish province of Agri, Ankara`s energy minister said.

Italy fireworks factory blast toll rises to eight

The death toll from an explosion at a fireworks factory in southern Italy has risen to eight after one of those hurt succumbed to their injuries, a hospital source said Sunday.

450 LPG cylinders explode inside truck in Punjab, no casualty

A series of explosions occurred on Tuesday in a truck carrying 450 LPG cylinders near Machiwara, about 40 km from here, police said.

String of Baghdad bombings kills 21: Police

A string of bomb explosions, including two suicide attacks, killed at least 21 people and wounded 62 in Shiite-dominated neighbourhoods of Baghdad Sunday, Iraqi police and medical sources said.

Explosion outside Italian consulate in Cairo kills one

At least one person was killed and six others were injured in a powerful explosion outside the Italian consulate in this Egyptian capital Cairo Saturday, an official saod.

12 dead in Nigeria oil pipeline explosion: Italy's Eni

An accidental explosion on an oil pipeline in Nigeria operated by Italian energy giant Eni left 12 people dead and three injured, the company said in a statement on Friday.

Car bomb explodes in Yemeni capital, killing and wounding people: State news agency

A car bomb detonated near a hospital in the Yemeni capital Sana on Tuesday, killing and wounding people, according to the state news agency which is controlled by the country`s dominant Houthi group.

Taliban claim suicide car bombing on NATO forces' convoy in Kabul
Taliban claim suicide car bombing on NATO forces' convoy in Kabul

An explosion has targeted a convoy of foreign forces in Afghan capital of Kabul, reports said.

Myanmar man convicted for 2013 hotel blast

A Myanmar man has been sentenced to life in prison for planting a bomb that exploded two years ago inside a luxury Yangon hotel wounding an American woman, state media reported on Sunday.

At least 25 Syrian al Qaeda members dead in mosque blast in Syria's Idlib: Monitor

An explosion at a mosque in Syria`s Idlib province on Friday killed at least 25 members of the al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front, the British-based Observatory monitoring group said.

French beheading suspect was "normal neighbour"

When suburban deliveryman Yassin Sahli set off for work on Friday, his wife said it seemed just like any other day.

Roadside bomb kills 14 family members in southern Afghanistan

 A roadside bomb killed at least 14 members of an Afghan family, including women and children, in the country`s volatile south Saturday, officials said, in the first major attack in the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

4 dead in car explosion in Sweden: Police

 Police say four people, including a young girl, were killed when a car exploded in a roundabout in the Swedish city of Goteborg.

Four killed in explosion at residential building in China
Four killed in explosion at residential building in China

Four persons have been killed and 11 others injured in an explosion at a residential building in northeast China's Liaoning province.

Three killed in China residential building explosion

 Three people were killed and one was trapped in the debris after an explosion at a residential building on Friday morning in northeast China`s Liaoning province, Xinhua news agency reported.

`Gigantic` blast hits fuel depot near Kiev, several feared dead

Several Ukrainian firefighters were feared dead Tuesday outside Kiev when a ferocious blast tore through a fuel depot, sparking a "gigantic" fire that spread to nearby buildings.

At least 16 hurt as car crashes into Australian cafe

Sixteen people were injured on Tuesday, an official said, after a car ploughed into a cafe in a remote Australian town, hitting a gas cylinder and igniting a blaze, with a witness describing "absolute mayhem".

20 injured in explosion at Kurdish rally in Turkey

At least 20 people were hospitalized on Friday after two explosions five minutes apart disrupted a Kurdish party election rally in southeast Turkey attended by thousands of people, witnesses and reports said.

Pesticide factory blast in MP's Guna; 1 dead, 3 injured as houses collapse

One person died and three were seriously injured after two houses collapsed due to an explosion at a pesticide manufacturing factory here on Thursday.