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# explosion - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Venezuela oil refinery explosion kills 19, injures dozens Venezuela This post contains videos

Venezuela oil refinery explosion kills 19, injures dozens

Explosion was casued by a gas leak, according to the oil minister.

# explosion - Saturday 18 August, 2012

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic

Local media reports that the 29-year-old man was arrested for building up a stash of weapons and explosives.

# explosion - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Afghanistan: dozens killed in worst day of attacks on civilians this year

Attacks come amid preparations to celebrate the end of Ramadan.

# explosion - Monday 13 August, 2012

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'

Investigation into official response to double terror attack last summer also found that the attacker could have been arrested much sooner.

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Report on how so many people were killed that day is expected to be highly critical of the official response to the attacks.

# explosion - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Could a nuclear bomb save us from a giant asteroid? Armageddon

# explosion - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Lightning blamed for Malaysian tanker explosion Malaysia This post contains videos

Lightning blamed for Malaysian tanker explosion

One crew member died and four are missing after the explosion at a Petronas-operated methanol terminal.

# explosion - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Explosion shuts down pipeline bringing oil from Iraq to world markets

An explosion and fire have affected two pipelines which carry about 25 million tons of crude oil a year.

# explosion - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Man arrested in England after toddler death

Police are treating the child’s death as suspicious and said this arrest is just one line of investigation.

# explosion - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Child death in explosion at house in northern England “suspicious”

The explosion happened at around 11am this morning killing one child while an adult has been hospitalised with 80 per cent burns.

# explosion - Monday 25 June, 2012

Three killed in grenade attack on bar in Kenya

US Embassy in Nairobi had warned its citizens on Friday of threat of “imminent” terrorist attack in Mombasa.

# explosion - Friday 22 June, 2012

Bomb squad make safe explosive devices in Limerick

The viable devices were found in an overgrown area near a residential estate in Limerick city.

# explosion - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Witnesses sought after boy, 5, injured by suspected pipe bomb

The boy was hospitalised and is reported to have lost a number of fingers after picking up the device this morning.

# explosion - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Afghan civilians killed in suicide bombings and NATO airstrike - report

Taliban claims responsibility for three suicide bombers in Kandahar.

# explosion - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Fertiliser bomb blamed for Kenyan blast

The FBI has joined the investigation into the blast, which ripped through a building full of small shops, wounding 33 people yesterday.

# explosion - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Breivik 'won't appeal' if found sane

The self-confessed mass killer spoke after court proceedings today.

# explosion - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Syrians appeal to Irish government as explosion strikes Damascus

Call for Irish government to refer Syrian regime to the International Criminal Court.

# explosion - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Lone bomber suspected of carrying out Brindisi attack

Yesterday’s explosion outside a school killed a 16-year-old girl and injured several students.

Lockerbie bomber dies in Libya: report

The only person convicted of the PanAm bombing which killed 270 people has reportedly died today.

# explosion - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Car bomb strikes eastern city in Syria

Nine people have reportedly been killed in today’s powerful explosion.

Student killed in bomb attack outside Italian school

Several students were injured in this morning’s attack.

# explosion - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# explosion - Friday 27 April, 2012

Video: Explosions strike Ukrainian city Ukraine This post contains videos

Video: Explosions strike Ukrainian city

Over 20 reported injured in series of blasts in Dnepropetrovsk.

# explosion - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

# explosion - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Anders Behring Breivik set to take stand at terror trial

Meanwhile, one of the lay judges has been dismissed over ‘death sentence’ remark.

# explosion - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Explosion blows in windows of south Dublin home

Two cars were also damaged when a device detonated outside a house in Walkinstown.

# explosion - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Explosion in Syria's second city Aleppo

Syrian state media is reporting an unspecified number of casualties from today’s blast.

# explosion - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Dozens killed as twin explosions strike Syrian capital Syria This post contains videos

Dozens killed as twin explosions strike Syrian capital

State news agency SANA says that car bombs appear to have been involved in the attacks which killed several people this morning.

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The 9 at 9: St Patrick's Day

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# explosion - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Woman killed in explosion by 'homemade cannon' Cannonball

Woman killed in explosion by 'homemade cannon'

The 38-year-old’s boyfriend was also injured in the attack and has been arrested by investigators.

# explosion - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Driver hospitalised after explosion on DART train

The driver of the DART suffered injuries after detonators exploded in the driver’s cabin at Bray station during rush hour this morning.

# explosion - Sunday 4 March, 2012

More than 200 killed in Republic of Congo blasts

A munitions depot in Brazzaville caught fire, officials have said.

# explosion - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Al-Qaeda chief urges outside help for Syria rebels

Ayman al-Zawahri calls on Muslims elsewhere in the Arab World to join the uprising against Syrian president Bashar Assad.

# explosion - Friday 10 February, 2012

Syria: 28 killed in Aleppo bomb blasts

Bashar Assad’s forces continue to bombard the city of Homs as the government said that military complexes in the economically important city of Aleppo had been targeted today.

# explosion - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Seven killed in Afghan car bomb attack

The bomb exploded by a police building in Kandahar, killing five officers and two civilians.

# explosion - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

11 killed in Baghdad double bombing

Two car bombs exploded in the Iraqi capital today as post-US withdrawal violence surges.

# explosion - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Bomb attack targets packed refugee camp in Somali capital

Two people have died in the explosion which occurred shortly after a UN and media visit.

# explosion - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Iranian nuclear facility official killed in 'magnetic bomb' attack

Killing bears strong similarities to earlier attacks on nuclear scientists in Iran.

# explosion - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

PSNI investigating number of possible causes for Derry ‘explosion’

A ‘loud explosion’ sound was reported in Derry just before 5pm; local police have urged vigilance while they investigate.