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#Explosion

# explosion - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

'A splinter of a splinter of a splinter group': Officers suspect a handful of dissidents behind border bomb

This has been the fifth dissident attack so far this year.

# explosion - Monday 19 August, 2019

Explosion near border was deliberate attempt to kill police officers, PSNI says

The explosion has been condemned by politicians on both sides of the border.

# explosion - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Islamic State claims suicide-bomber attack that killed 63 people at Afghan wedding

“I will never see happiness in my life again,” the groom told a local TV station.

# explosion - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Two killed and radiation levels rise in second incident at a Russian military base this week

The far-north town of Nyonoska was affected by the blast during the testing of a jet engine.

# explosion - Friday 24 May, 2019

Multiple injuries after parcel bomb explodes near bakery in Lyon

French President Emmanuel Macron said it appeared that there were no fatalities.

# explosion - Sunday 19 May, 2019

17 people injured after explosion hits tourist bus near Egyptian pyramids

It comes months after a similar explosion killed three tourists in the region.

# explosion - Sunday 27 January, 2019

At least 18 people killed in two bomb blasts on Catholic church in Philippines

President Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesman condemned the incident as an “act of terrorism and murder”.

# explosion - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Three people injured in large explosion and fire at University of Lyon

The explosion hit days after a blast apparently caused by a gas leak hit a Paris bakery.

# explosion - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

At least six dead as Islamist suicide bomber and gunmen attack Nairobi complex Kenya This post contains videos

At least six dead as Islamist suicide bomber and gunmen attack Nairobi complex

Al-Qaeda-linked Somali group Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack.

# explosion - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Third person confirmed dead following powerful explosion at Paris bakery Gas Leak This post contains videos

Third person confirmed dead following powerful explosion at Paris bakery

Around 200 firefighters were mobilised to battle a fire at the bakery before the explosion happened.

# explosion - Friday 28 December, 2018

'Not aliens': New York sky lights up blue after blown transformer at power plant

New York Police Department said there was “no evidence of extraterrestrial activity”.

# explosion - Friday 16 November, 2018

Weapons believed to belong to the New IRA explode in back garden boiler fire

“This is simply reckless and shows a total disregard for the safety of the local residents.”

# explosion - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Death toll from attack at Crimean college rises to 17

“There’s a lot of them, the ambulances did not have enough stretchers,” one student said.

# explosion - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Explosive detonated outside US embassy in Beijing China This post contains videos

Explosive detonated outside US embassy in Beijing

A man has been arrested after the incident and is belived to have injuries to his hand.

# explosion - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Japanese rocket crashes and explodes shortly after take off

No injuries were reported in the spectacular explosion.

# explosion - Sunday 24 June, 2018

25 people injured in explosion at German apartment building

The cause of the explosion is not known.

# explosion - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

'Battery short circuit' caused blast in London Underground which injured a number of people

The incident happened in Southgate station in northwest London.

# explosion - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

A massive explosion at a grain silo in Strasbourg has injured four people

A large fire broke out in the aftermath of the explosion and dozens of firefighters rushed to the scene.

# explosion - Friday 25 May, 2018

15 people injured in Ontario restaurant explosion

Police are looking for two males who were caught on CCTV moments before the blast.

# explosion - Thursday 22 March, 2018

At least six dead and several seriously injured following explosion at Czech chemical plant

The incident happened in the northern town of Kralupy-nad-Vltavou.

# explosion - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Boy whose laptop exploded has €20,000 settlement approved

A judge said the incident was “scary”.

# explosion - Monday 26 February, 2018

Five people dead after explosion in Leicester

The cause of the explosion is not yet known, but police have said there is no evidence it’s linked to terrorism.

# explosion - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Birmingham Repertory Theatre evacuated following explosion in basement

Police say initial indications are that the explosion was caused by a technical fault in a staff-only area of the theatre.

# explosion - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Pakistan accused of supporting militants who killed nearly 100 in suicide bombing yesterday

The Afghan government the attack was carried out by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network with Pakistani backing.

# explosion - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

At least two dead and over a dozen injured in Belgium 'gas explosion'

The incident happened last night.

# explosion - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Explosion at Stockholm metro station leaves one dead and one injured

Local police say there is nothing to suggest the explosion was terror-related.

# 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.

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