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#Explosion

# explosion - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Islamic State claims Kabul suicide bombing that killed over 40 people

Some anguished relatives were so distraught they crawled on the ground pulling their hair.

Vladimir Putin says St Petersburg supermarket explosion was 'an act of terror'

13 people were injured in the blast.

# explosion - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

One person killed and 18 injured after explosion at gas pipeline in Austria

The cause of the explosion is not yet known.

# explosion - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Two killed and 30 injured as Chinese port flattened by major explosion

Photos show cars twisted and mangled by the force of the explosion.

# explosion - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Gardaí discover 'elaborate' cannabis growhouse at the house where man died in explosion

The explosion was not linked to the growhouse.

# explosion - Saturday 14 October, 2017

At least 20 people killed in Somalia truck bombing

Government security official Mohamed Aden said that bombing took place in a busy part of the city.

# explosion - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Five arrested after discovery of homemade bomb in Paris

The latest terror attack in France was on Sunday in Marseille, when a man stabbed two women to death at the main train station.

# explosion - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Second man arrested in connection with London Tube terror attack

A 21-year-old man was arrested in Hounslow, west London, just before midnight last night.

# explosion - Sunday 3 September, 2017

60,000 people leave homes in Frankfurt so huge WWII bomb can be defused

The operation is the biggest evacuation of its kind in post-war Germany.

'Very hostile and dangerous': Donald Trump condemns North Korea's sixth nuclear test

The US President also criticised China, and offered advice to South Korea.

# explosion - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Two explosions have happened at a flooded chemical plant in Texas

The Arkema plant in Crosby, Texas, has been left without power as a result of Hurricane Harvey.

# explosion - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'Explosion' at busy London train station turns out to be an e-cigarette

British Transport Police said in a statement that officers responded to Euston station in north London after receiving reports of an explosion there.

# explosion - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Two dead and several injured after school explosion in Minneapolis

A gas explosion led to the collapse of the school building.

# explosion - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion

The tanker burst into flames after it flipped over on the national highway in Punjab province.

# explosion - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Seven killed, dozens injured after explosion in Chinese playschool

Images circulating online showed that the force of the blast tore people’s clothes off.

# explosion - Saturday 3 June, 2017

At least seven dead in attack on funeral in Kabul

The violence comes just three days after a bomb blast in the city killed 90 people.

# explosion - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Missing in Manchester: Family members in desperate search for loved ones

Hotels in the area took in children who became separated from their parents in the immediate aftermath of the explosion.

Politicians and musicians express shock and condolences at Manchester attack

Political parties in the UK are suspending campaigning in the general election in light of events in Manchester.

Manchester residents offer food, shelter, lifts and beds after Ariana Grande concert attack

An explosion at the end of an Ariana Grande concert last night in Manchester Arena has left 19 people dead 59 injured.

# explosion - Friday 12 May, 2017

Emergency services respond to explosion outside post office in Rome

No injuries were reported.

# explosion - Friday 14 April, 2017

Halifax Explosion: The accidental blast that killed 2,000 people a century ago

In December 1917 a ship detonated in Nova Scotia, unleashing a blast equivalent to about 3,000 tonnes of TNT.

# explosion - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Heart-warming initiative finds stranded Monaco fans free accommodation in Dortmund

Many of the visiting supporters were planning to head back to France straight after the game last night.

From The42 Dortmund's Bartra has operation on broken bone after being hit by blast debris Lucky Escape

Dortmund's Bartra has operation on broken bone after being hit by blast debris

Goalkeeper Roman Burki has described what happened and given some information on team-mate Marc Bartra.

# explosion - Monday 3 April, 2017

Terror investigation launched after 10 die in blast in St Petersburg underground system

The system has been shut down and passengers are being evacuated from stations.

# explosion - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

PSNI officers 'incredibly lucky' to have survived explosion in Strabane last night

Local residents have been asked to leave their homes to facilitate a PSNI inquiry.

# explosion - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Person injured at IMF Paris offices after opening exploding envelope

The IMF employee has reportedly been injured in the hands and face.

# explosion - Saturday 11 March, 2017

44 killed in twin bomb attack in centre of Damascus

Attacks are rare in the Syrian government stronghold.

# explosion - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Police condemn 'violent dissident republicans' after bomb explodes in police officer's garden

No one was injured in the incident.

# explosion - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market

The blast was said to be caused by “six pyrotechnic explosions”.

# explosion - Monday 19 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge No, CeeLo Green was NOT injured after his phone exploded in his face Death Hoax

No, CeeLo Green was NOT injured after his phone exploded in his face

A video of the ‘incident’ went viral over the weekend – but it was a stunt to promote his new music.

# explosion - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Suicide bomber kills four Americans in attack on largest US base in Afghanistan

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.

# explosion - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Explosion at Carlsberg factory in England leaves one man dead and 22 injured

The incident happened at the company’s Northampton brewery yesterday afternoon.

# explosion - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

At least 10 injured in blast in Turkish resort city

An official said it was “too early” to make assumptions as to the cause of the blast.

# explosion - Monday 17 October, 2016

Two killed and six injured after explosion at world's biggest chemical complex in Germany

Local residents have been advised to stay indoors.

# explosion - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Three infants airlifted to hospital with burn injuries after fire in West Cork

The incident is believed to have happened at a private residence.

# explosion - Sunday 18 September, 2016

One dead and 14 injured after explosion in Spanish seaside resort

Two of the injured are in a serious condition.

29 people injured after 'intentional' explosion in New York neighbourhood Chelsea This post contains videos

29 people injured after 'intentional' explosion in New York neighbourhood

Mayor Bill de Blasio said there was no terrorist connection.

# explosion - Saturday 17 September, 2016

No injuries after bomb explodes at charity race in New Jersey

Another device is being investigated in the area.

# explosion - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Two Irish on board Bali boat hit by explosion

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it has “no immediate concern” for any Irish citizen.

# explosion - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Firefighters struggle to contain blaze after factory explosion kills at least 25 people

Some 70 others were injured in the incident in Bangladesh, many critically.