ARTICLES RELATING TO EXPLOSION

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.

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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.

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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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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.

WATCH: THE QUEEN’S PATRONELLA HAD TWITTER IN STITCHES

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.

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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?

Putin visits plant accident site

2009-08-21 20:43

Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has visited the site of the Siberia power plant accident as the confirmed death toll rose to 26.

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