A volcanic eruption in Bali along the 'Ring of Fire' spewed lava and smoke

2019-05-26 15:01

Mount Agung's eruption caused some flight cancellations but no reported casualties as it spread lava and rocks over about two miles nearby.

27 dead as bombs target Sunday Mass in Philippine cathedral

2019-01-27 15:08

Two bombs minutes apart have torn through a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 27 people and wounding 77 others during a Sunday Mass.


2018-07-31 13:15

Popular Mzansi actress Thembsie Matu has been making people laugh ever since she joined the cast of The Queen Mzansi.

WATCH: Scenes from London 'terror incident’ at Parsons Green

Passengers were seen badly burned and covered in blood, after what Met police are treating as a "terrorist incident" on a London Underground train on Friday. Watch.

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Samsung Note 7 fires show weak safeguards - US regulator

2017-01-25 13:43

Defects that caused the phones to burst into flames revealed that the industry’s standards for the design and manufacture of batteries aren’t adequate, says a regulator.

Note 7 crisis: Samsung faces revolt in home market

2016-10-24 13:39

Samsung Group, for decades the corporate champion of South Korea, is now facing a revolt at home.

Firefighting: Samsung recall threatens reputation, profits

2016-09-25 16:20

Exploding batteries and an embarrassing recall of a flagship gadget during a controversial, closely-watched leadership transition - it's been a bad year for Samsung, and analysts warn the trouble isn't over yet.

Inferno on N3 as tanker explodes

2016-04-26 12:16

Two people were killed, two were badly burnt and five, including a policeman, were injured after a petrol tanker crashed and exploded on the N3 at Townhill on Monday afternoon.

21 hurt as 'flying' car hits Oz cafe

2015-06-10 08:57

21 people were hurt and the small Australian town of Ravenshoe was shaken when a car crash caused a huge explosion in a cafe.

Truck explosion: the law on explosives

2014-02-27 13:44

A truck carrying blasting cartridges exploded on the NI after an accident, killing four policemen and a driver of a food truck. What is the law regarding the transport of explosives?


Mother and child die in French fire following bakery blast

2019-02-10 15:22

A woman and a child were killed in a fire in the eastern city of Lyon believed to have been sparked by a gas blast in a bakery, authorities have said.

WATCH: Drone explosion rocks speech by Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro

2018-08-05 10:50

Crowds scattered as explosions were heard at a military event in Venezuela. It is thought to have been an attempted attack on President Nicolas Maduro.

American man tragically killed by exploding vape pen

2018-05-17 15:45

A man has died tragically after his vape pen exploded and set him alight.

Takata expected to take ownership of faulty airbags, pay huge fine

2017-02-28 07:33

Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. is expected to plead guilty to wire fraud and agree to a $1 billion penalty.

Cheaper, entry-level Samsung smartphone explodes

2016-11-07 16:52

A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire

'Safe' Note 7 coming to SA despite exploding on plane

2016-10-06 11:32

The Samsung Note 7 device is still coming to SA despite an explosion on a plane in the US.

Truck carrying Takata airbag-detonators explodes: 1 killed, 10 houses damaged

2016-08-29 08:05

A woman was killed when a truck, loaded with Takata airbag detonators caught fire and exploded in front of her house. Many other houses in the area were damaged in the blast.

WATCH: On board crash landing plane

One passenger was sucked from a plane in a mid-air explosion outside Mogadishu, Somalia. The dramatic explosion occurred minutes into the flight and forced the pilot to make an emergency landing on Tuesday.

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Seven hurt as car bomb hits Thai island

2015-04-11 08:45

Thai police say a car bomb has exploded, injuring seven people, including an Italian girl, in the parking area of a shopping mall on the tourist island of Samui.


A dash cam captured a shocking scene that wouldn’t be out of place in a Michael Bay movie – a Russian truck crashed into a bus, shedding its cargo of full gas cylinders and turning the highway into an inferno.

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