Two dead in boiler explosion in WB

Two persons were killed and two others seriously injured when a boiler in a hosiery plant exploded in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district on Saturday.

Man killed as e-cigarette `explodes` in English town

A man was killed when a charging e-cigarette exploded and ignited oxygen equipment he is believed to have been using, fire service in the English town of Wallasey said on Friday.

37 civilians, 59 `terrorists` killed in Xinjiang attack: China

China has said that militants from outside the country took part in last week`s mass attack in the restive Muslim-majority Xinjiang province that left 37 civilians and 59 "terrorists" dead.

Explosion near residence of Mizoram Parliament Secy

A powerful explosion took place near the residence of the Mizoram Parliamentary Secretary for Home in Mission Veng locality here early Friday morning but there was no report of any casualty, police said.

Car bombs kill nine in Shiite Baghdad districts: police

Car bombs killed at least nine people today on the main streets of two Shiite neighbourhoods of Baghdad, police and medical sources said.

One killed in explosion in Pakistan`s Balochistan

A blast occurred in a market in Pakistan`s Balochistan province Sunday killing one person, a media report said.

One killed in IED blast in Assam; ULFA hand suspected

At least one person was killed and three others were injured when an Improvised Explosive Device blast took place in Assam`s Goalpara district.

Heavy fighting breaks out near Libya`s Tripoli airport

Heavy fighting broke out near the airport of the Libyan capital Tripoli on Sunday, residents and witnesses said.

Eight wounded in Tanzanian tourist town restaurant blast: Police

Eight people were wounded, one seriously, in a blast in a restaurant late Monday in the northern Tanzanian town of Arusha, police said Tuesday.

Explosion in a Muslim Brotherhood leader`s farm kills 3

Three people were killed today after a bomb went off on a poultry farm in Egypt`s Fayoum governorate, according to a security source.

Owner killed in explosion at plastic sheet factory in MP

A factory owner was killed and two others were injured following a blast in a plastic sheet manufacturing unit in Govindpura industrial area here, police said on Saturday.

Five killed in blast at Alang ship breaking yard in Gujarat

Five persons were killed on Saturday and seven others injured when a blast triggered by a suspected gas leak took place in a ship being dismantled at the Alang ship-breaking yard in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat.

Toll climbs to 3 in Tamil Nadu fireworks unit explosion

The death toll in the accident at a fireworks manufacturing unit near here has risen to three with a 19-year-old boy on Thursday succumbing to his injuries at the local government hospital, police said.

2 killed, 1 injured in TN fireworks unit explosion

Two employees were killed and one injured when semi-finished crackers exploded at a fireworks manufacturing unit near here today, police said.

Powerful explosion partially damages govt building in Poonch

A government building was partially damaged in an explosion in the border district of Poonch in Jammu division in the wee hours, police said here Wednesday.

Explosion damages NPF division office

An explosion damaged the division office of ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF) in Mokokchung district but there was no report of any casualty, police said today.

54 injured in Pakistan blast

As many as 54 people were injured, seven of them critically, after a powerful explosion occurred at a shrine in Pakistan here Friday night, a media report said.

Explosion at Kosovo coal-fired power plant, injuries reported

An explosion occurred at Kosovo`s second biggest coal-fired power station outside the capital Pristina on Friday and police said some people had been hurt, possibly killed.

Divers search for missing Japanese captain after tanker blast

Divers on Friday were searching for the captain of an oil tanker that exploded and sank off the Japanese coast.

Explosion rocks Cairo amid presidential poll

One person was injured and several cars were burnt Tuesday when an explosive device went off near a church in Egypt`s capital Cairo, media reported.