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Several People Are Injured as Explosion on Tube Train in South London Sends 'Fireball Flying Down the Carriage
World  (tags: London, tube, violence, explosion, injured, England )

- 615 days ago -
Terrified commuters 'ran for their lives' after an explosion on a London Underground train this morning.
China Blast Zone Blocked Over Contamination Fear; 112 Dead
World  (tags: china, explosion, chemicals, blast, death )

- 1377 days ago -
Authorities pulled more bodies from a massive blast site in the Chinese port of Tianjin, pushing the death toll to 112 on Sunday as teams scrambled to clear dangerous chemical contamination.
Death Toll Rises to 50 in Massive Blasts at Chinese Port
World  (tags: death, asia, explosion, China, fire, Tianjin, blast )

- 1379 days ago -
The death toll from the fiery explosions at a warehouse of hazardous chemicals climbed Thursday to 50, and the Chinese government sent experts to the shattered and smoldering port to assess any environmental dangers from the spectacular blasts.
Huge Blasts in Tianjin China
World  (tags: China, explosion, Tianjin, industrial town, fireball, President Xi Jinping )

- 1380 days ago -
The biggest blasts were so strong that they registered at a nearby earthquake monitoring centre. The first blast was equal in strength to the detonation of three tons of TNT while the second was the equivalent of 21 tons of the explosive.
Japanese Radiation Victims Offered Worthless Treatment
World  (tags: Japan, people, Radiation, explosion, Victims, treatment )

- 2992 days ago -
In the wake of the Japanese tsunami and Saturday's explosion at the Fukushima nuclear plant north of Toyko, nearly a quarter of a million people have been evacuated from the area. The immediate tsunami danger has passed, but there is the lingering threat
Japan Nuclear Plant Hit By Second Explosion
World  (tags: world, Japan natural disaster, earthquaek, tsunami, nuclear plant, explosion, politics, society, news, interesting, conflict, government )

- 2993 days ago -
A second explosion occurred Monday at a nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japan, and officials now say three reactors at the plant may have experienced a partial meltdown.
Radiation Fears Rise as Second Explosion Rips Through Fukushima Nuclear Plant
World  (tags: Radiation, explosion, nuclear plant, Japan )

- 2994 days ago -
Fears of a nuclear disaster in Japan were heightened today with reports of a second explosion at the stricken Fukushima Dai-ichi number one plant.Japan's chief cabinet secretary said a hydrogen explosion had occurred at Unit three of the plant, similar to
Coal Mine Explosion Kills 26 in Central China
World  (tags: Coal mine, explosion, central China )

- 3089 days ago -
An explosion at a coal mine in central China killed 26 miners who were working despite an order to halt production, officials said Wednesday, while a mine tunnel collapse elsewhere left four dead in the latest accidents to strike the country's mining indu
Massive Fire Burns Through Homes Near San Francisco
World  (tags: fire, burn, San Francisco, gas, explosion )

- 3178 days ago -
A local fire chief says a gas line explosion likely caused the massive fire burning homes in a residential neighborhood south of San Francisco.
Asylum Seeker Boat 'Doused in Petrol' - Australia
World  (tags: australia, Western Australia, wa, refugees, afghanis, afghanistan, explosion, christmas island )

- 3690 days ago -
Authorities are investigating whether a fatal explosion on a boat carrying 49 Afghanis off Australia's north-west coast was an act of sabotage. The fire, which started about 8.15am as the boat was being escorted to Christmas Island, has left at least 3
Blast Threatens New Year's Eve Fireworks - Australia
World  (tags: australia, fireworks, explosion, nsw, displays )

- 4184 days ago -
NEW Year's Eve fireworks displays in Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane are in doubt after a massive explosion destroyed a pyrotechnics factory west of Sydney last night. Police said the blasts at the Howard & Sons factory at Wallerwang - near Lithgow in
33 Killed, Dozens Missing in Ukrainian Mine Explosion
World  (tags: world, ukraine, explosion, mine, deaths, humans, coal )

- 4204 days ago -
KIEV, Ukraine -- A methane blast ripped through a coal mine in eastern Ukraine early Sunday, killing more than 30 miners, emergency officials said. More than 70 others were missing. The explosion occurred around 3 a.m. (0100GMT) at the Zasyadka mine in
Chinese Jet Explodes Into Fire in Japan
World  (tags: airplane, Chinese, Japan, explosion, humans, world )

- 4294 days ago -
NAHA, Japan (Aug. 20) - Taiwan grounded its fleet of Boeing 737-800 jetliners after a China Airlines plane exploded in a fireball Monday on the tarmac in Okinawa, and officials said a fuel leak may be to blame. All 165 passengers and crew scrambled down

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