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    Philippine church attack kills 18

    Agence France-Presse . Jolo, Philippines | Updated at 10:38am on January 27, 2019

    At least 18 people were killed Sunday when a double bomb attack hit a Catholic church on a southern Philippine island that is a stronghold...

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    Fuel pipeline blaze in Mexico kills 66

    Agence France-Presse . Tlahuelilpan | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2019

    An explosion and fire killed at least 66 people who were illegally collecting fuel gushing from a leaking pipeline in central Mexico, the Hidalgo state...

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    Several injured in powerful blast at Paris bakery

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on January 13, 2019

    A powerful explosion destroyed a bakery in central Paris on Saturday morning, injuring several people and blowing out dozens of nearby windows after a suspected...

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    4 dead, dozens missing after gas explosion hits Russia bldg

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:34pm on December 31, 2018

    Four people were killed and nearly 70 unaccounted for after a gas explosion tore through a residential building in Russia on Monday, leaving hundreds without...

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    Three students killed in China university lab explosion

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 01:41pm on December 26, 2018

    Three students were killed in a laboratory blast at a Beijing university in Chian on Wednesday, the city's fire department said. ‘There was an explosion...

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    Czech coal mine explosion kills 13

    Reuters. Prague | Updated at 01:21pm on December 21, 2018

    A methane explosion in a Czech coal mine killed 13 miners, including 11 Polish nationals and two Czechs, mine operator OKD said on Friday. The...

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    HC asks govt to explain why preventive measures won’t be put in place

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on December 04, 2018

    The High Court Division in a ruling on Monday asked the government to explain why it would not be directed to put in place proper...

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    Six killed, 10 injured in explosion near ordnance depot in India

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00pm on November 20, 2018

    At least six people were killed and 10 others injured on Tuesday morning after an artillery shell exploded during handling at an ordnance depot in...

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    Minor boy killed, six burnt in fire in Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:16am on November 16, 2018

    A minor boy died and six others suffered burn injuries in a gas cylinder explosion at the ground floor of a two-storey building at Dhalpur...

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    Toddler loses battle for life

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on November 12, 2018

    Ayesha, 18-month old, who was among five burn victims of November 2 Ashulia gas line explosion in a ground-floor flat of a house at Jamgarah...