Suicide car bomb hits Iran envoy's residence in Yemen, three dead

 A car bomb targeted the residence of Iran`s ambassador in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Wednesday, causing casualties, witnesses said.

Two killed in explosion at toy-making unit in Telangana

Two persons were today killed and one was seriously injured in an explosion at a toy manufacturing unit on the outskirts of Karimnagar town.

Blasts, gunfire in Kabul after suicide bomber hits UK embassy car
Blasts, gunfire in Kabul after suicide bomber hits UK embassy car

Gunfire and explosions rocked Kabul on Thursday as Taliban militants attacked a central district that houses several embassies and foreign compounds, hours after a suicide bomber targeted a British embassy vehicle, killing six people.

Two blasts hit Kabul, seven Afghan soldiers wounded

 A powerful explosion shook houses in the diplomatic quarter of Kabul on Tuesday, but there were no casualties in the second such incident in the Afghan capital in a single day, officials said.

Exploding gas cylinders spark massive fire in Maha; none hurt

 A truck, carrying around 300 cooking gas cylinders, exploded into a huge ball of fire near a village on Murbad-Mhasa road here, police said on Tuesday.

MP police coordinating with UP police, NIA in Bijnor blast case

The Madhya Pradesh police has joined hands with their Uttar Pradesh counterparts and National Investigation Agency (NIA) in probing the case related to explosion during bomb-making in UP's Bijnor district in which five SIMI activists are allegedly involved.

14 injured in London 5-star hotel gas explosion
14 injured in London 5-star hotel gas explosion

At least 14 people have been injured in what is suspected to be a gas explosion at a 5-star hotel in central London, officials said.

Four killed, one injured in chemical plant leak in Texas

At least four workers have been killed and one seriously injured after an hazardous chemical leak at an industrial plant in the US state of Texas.

At least 10 feared dead after blast at Nigerian college

An explosion rocked a teacher training college in northwestern Nigeria as students were sitting exams today, police and a student told AFP.

Explosion occurs inside a school building in J&K

An explosion took place inside a school building, designated as a polling station, in Kangan Assembly segment of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours today.

Suicide bomber in school uniform kills 47 in Nigeria

A suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber disguised in school uniform killed 47 students in northeast Nigeria on Monday, in one of the worst attacks against schools teaching a so-called Western curriculum.

Explosion outside NIA office in Kolkata, no injuries reported

A minor bomb explosion took place near the National Investigation Agency (NIA) office here where Burdwan blast suspects are being questioned, reports said on Monday.

Two workers killed in fireworks unit blast

Sivakasi: Two workers were killed and another was seriously injured in an explosion at a fireworks unit near here on Monday, police said.

Two mortar shells hit N Sinai governorate headquarters

Cairo:  A huge explosion went off next to the North Sinai Governorate headquarters in Al Arish city when unknown militants fired two mortar shells targeting a security point near the building.

5 killed in explosion in China

Five people were killed after an oil tank truck exploded in China's central Hubei Province, local authorities said on Saturday.

Andhra Pradesh firecrackers unit blast: Death toll climbs to 17
Andhra Pradesh firecrackers unit blast: Death toll climbs to 17

The death toll in fire at a cracker factory in Andhra Pradesh rose to 17, after six more persons succumbed to burns at a hospital in Kakinada town on Tuesday.

Andhra CM announces Rs 2 lakh ex gratia for explosion victims

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the kin of 11 persons killed in an explosion at a fire cracker manufacturing unit in East Godavari district today.

Andhra CM announces Rs 2 lakh ex gratia for explosion victims

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the kin of 11 persons killed in an explosion at a fire cracker manufacturing unit in East Godavari district today.

First hydrogen-deficient supernova progenitor traced

In a finding that may have important implications for the evolution of massive stars, a group of researchers presented a model that provides the first characterisation of the progenitor (parent) of a hydrogen-deficient supernova.

12 injured in an explosion in downtown Cairo

At least 12 people were injured in an explosion that took place near a Metro Station in Downtown Cairo here, an official source in the Ministry of Interior has said.