Gulf Times - tanker-explosion
At least 19 dead after fuel truck crash in western Uganda

At least 19 dead after fuel truck crash in western Uganda

At least 19 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement.

Tanzania mourns 69 killed in fuel tanker blast

Tanzania mourns 69 killed in fuel tanker blast

Tanzania was in mourning on Sunday, as the East African nation prepared to bury 69 people who perished when a crashed fuel tanker exploded as crowds rushed to syphon off leaking petrol.

Pakistan orders Shell subsidiary to pay $2.4mn for tanker blast

Pakistan orders Shell subsidiary to pay $2.4mn for tanker blast

Pakistan's oil and gas regulator on Friday ordered a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell to pay about 257 million rupees ($2.4 million) in damages and compensation for a tanker explosion that killed more than 200 people last month.

Bahrain ready to back Jordan fight against IS

Bahrain ready to back Jordan fight against IS

Bahrain’s ruler has told his Jordanian counterpart that he is ready to assist the kingdom in its fight against the Islamic State ...