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# explosion - Friday 2 September, 2016

Samsung suspends sales of Galaxy Note 7 after reports of exploding batteries

Samsung has so far sold one million units of the Note 7.

# explosion - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Suicide car bomb targets Somalian hotel

The attack was claimed by Shabaab jihadists.

# explosion - Monday 29 August, 2016

Crime lab deliberately targeted in Brussels attack

No motivation or suspects have been identified.

# explosion - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

1 dead and dozens injured as car bomb explodes in Thai nightlife district

The latest blast struck late last night outside a hotel in Pattani, a southern province battered by a long-running rebellion.

# explosion - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Three killed, 120 injured in car bomb attack at Turkish police headquarters

The explosion happened in the garden of the four-storey building.

# explosion - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Explosion at a Chinese power station kills 21 people

The blast occurred just before the first anniversary of giant explosions at Tianjin, that killed at least 165 people.

# explosion - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

10 people injured after Manchester house collapses in explosion

The cause of the explosion is not yet known.

# explosion - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

US teen has leg amputated after lighting 180 sparklers that were taped together

The family of Rowdy Radford said he may also lose his vision after the accident.

# explosion - Monday 4 July, 2016

Central Park explosive device that "severely damaged" man's leg wasn't meant to hurt people - police

A homemade explosive device went off yesterday and left a man seriously injured.

# explosion - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Blast from homemade explosive injures four in Shanghai airport

The explosion sparked a major security alert at Pudong Airport.

# explosion - Friday 27 May, 2016

Bomb disposal unit carry out controlled explosion on "viable" artillery shell in Cork

The type of shell was used in the War of Independence and WWI.

# explosion - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Three firefighters rushed to hospital after explosion in Macroom

The incident happened on farmland early this morning.

# explosion - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Three workers injured in explosion at oil facility in Mexico

The evacuation of hundreds of people has taken place.

# explosion - Friday 1 April, 2016

Five injured as suspected gas explosion rocks Paris residential neighbourhood

The explosion is believed to be related to a gas line rupturing.

# explosion - Friday 25 March, 2016

Man shot as Belgian police arrest three terror suspects

Video footage from the scene appeared to show a child with the man as he was dragged away by police.

# explosion - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

# explosion - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

As it happened: At least 34 dead as Islamic State claims attack on Brussels

A manhunt is on for at least one suspect.

# explosion - Sunday 13 March, 2016

At least 27 people killed by car bomb in Ankara

Turkey has been hit by a spate of deadly attacks since the middle of last year.

'We're lucky no one was seriously injured': Houses evacuated after explosion

A person carrying a backpack planted the device.

# explosion - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Three people missing "highly unlikely to be alive" after UK power station explosion Tragedy This post contains videos

Three people missing "highly unlikely to be alive" after UK power station explosion

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue Service.

# explosion - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

At least one death reported after 'massive' explosion at UK power station

The coal-fired power station was decommissioned in 2013. It is understood that several casualties are expected.

# explosion - Monday 22 February, 2016

Home repossessions have gone through the roof in Ireland in the last year

Repossessions of residential properties in Ireland for the first nine months of 2015 were up a whopping 80% from all of 2014 put together.

# explosion - Friday 19 February, 2016

Massive explosion completely destroys house

At least one person is dead.

# explosion - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

28 people killed, 61 wounded as Turkish president vows to retaliate over massive car bomb attack

Local reports said that the explosion in the Turkish capital Ankara took place near a military base.

# explosion - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Some people weren't too happy filmmakers were allowed blow up a bus in London today

The explosion sparked panic with some people saying they feared it was a terrorist attack.

# explosion - Thursday 4 February, 2016

One passenger confirmed missing after blast rips hole in airplane

There are reports that a man was sucked out of the hole in the plane.

# explosion - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Man 'sucked out of plane' after explosion

The pilot said he thought the blast was caused by a bomb.

# explosion - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

At least eight Germans among ten killed in Istanbul suicide blast

The attack has been blamed on the so-called Islamic State.

# explosion - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Taliban suicide bomber kills 26 in Pakistan

The man crashed a motorcycle into the main gate of a government office.

# explosion - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man dies after trying to blow up a condom machine

The 29-year-old man was hit by debris from the exploding machine after his home-made bomb detonated.

# explosion - Friday 25 December, 2015

Over 100 killed after gas plant explodes in Nigeria

The fire raged for hours.

# explosion - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Fire safety 'ignored' at Romanian nightclub where blaze killed 31 and injured almost 200

It has been described as “the worst tragedy of its kind” to hit Bucharest.

# explosion - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Lit cigarette blamed for petrol tanker explosion that killed 85 people

The explosion happened in the South Sudanese city of Maridi.

# explosion - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Woman suffers burn injuries after toilet explodes

The explosion’s believed to have been caused by a build-up of methane.

# explosion - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

UN satellite images prove Palmyra temple was blown up

The 2,000-year-old temple was part of the remains of the ancient caravan city in central Syria.

# explosion - Monday 31 August, 2015

Another huge blast rocks chemical factory in China

No injuries have been reported as of yet.

# explosion - Monday 17 August, 2015

Bangkok bombing: 19 confirmed dead, 120 injured

Police confirm a bomb exploded in the downtown Chidlom district at about 7pm local time.

# explosion - Friday 14 August, 2015

China blast: Terrifying footage of explosion emerges, but what do we know so far? Tianjin This post contains videos

China blast: Terrifying footage of explosion emerges, but what do we know so far?

Questions over government transparency are also being asked.

# explosion - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed Tianjin This post contains videos

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed

The explosion unleashed a fireball that ripped through the night sky shattering glass up to three kilometres from the blast site.

# explosion - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

At least 13 dead, hundreds injured as massive explosion rocks Chinese city China This post contains videos

At least 13 dead, hundreds injured as massive explosion rocks Chinese city

One hospital worker told the Beijing News that there were “too many new patients to count”.