Gas blast in Taiwan kills 25, injures 267, topples buildings

A series of explosions caused by a gas leak killed 25 people and injured 267 in Taiwan`s second city on Friday, sending flames shooting 15 storeys into the air, setting ablaze entire blocks and reducing small shops to rubble.

Florida tragedy: Gas explosion in jail kills two inmates, over 100 injured

A county jail in Florida collapsed partially after a gas explosion, killing at least two inmates and injuring more than a hundred others, including the jail officers, reports said.

Blast in Russia kills three, authorities suspect gas

An explosion that investigators said may have been caused by gas killed three people at a shopping complex in Russia`s remote Altai region in southern Siberia on Sunday, law enforcement authorities said.

Tata Steel factory explosion injures 11 workers

Eleven Tata Steel employees and contract workers were injured on Thursday following an explosion inside its factory here.

4 killed, 33 injured in gas explosion in China

At least four people were killed and 33 others injured in an explosion at a gas supply company in east China.

Gas explosion in China injures 20

More than 20 workers were injured today in a gas explosion at a construction site in an underground shopping street in northeast China`s Liaoning province.

US Kansas City fire: Sniffer dogs search the burnt remains

A gas explosion sparked a massive fire in a shopping district in Kansas City, Missouri on Tuesday, destroying a restaurant completely and injuring 14, officials said.

Gas explosion levels US buildings; 18 hurt

Authorities say a natural gas explosion in one of New England`s biggest cities has destroyed two buildings but hasn`t killed anyone.

Death toll rises to 41 in China`s colliery blast

A total of 154 miners were working underground when the blast hit the Xiaojiawan Coal Mine in Panzhihua City on Wednesday.

26 coal mine workers killed, 21 trapped after gas blast

The death toll kept mounting after a blast in the mine in southwest China`s Sichuan Province, last evening.

China: 11 coal miners killed in gas explosion

Eleven miners were killed and two
others injured after a gas explosion ripped through a coal
mine in northwest China.

14 injured in gas explosion in Britain

At least 14 people, including five
children, were injured on Tuesday when a huge gas explosion tore
through a row of houses in the Greater Manchester area of
northern England, police and rescuers said.

Nine dead in China mine explosion

At least nine workers died and one missing after a deadly gas explosion ripped through a coal mine in southwestern China, less than a week after a similar tragedy killed 107 people in the country.