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'Bomb blast' rocks Syrian capital Damascus

'Bomb blast' rocks Syrian capital Damascus

A bomb blast hit the capital of war-torn Syria on Sunday and a "terrorist" was arrested, state media said, in a rare attack in the city that has been largely insulated from violence..

Gunshots, explosion send office workers fleeing in Kenyan capital

Gunshots, explosion send office workers fleeing in Kenyan capital

At least one explosion and sustained gunfire at an upscale hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital sent workers fleeing for their lives on Tuesday, an attack claimed by Somali militant group al Shabaab ...

Paris blast death toll hits four as new body found

Paris blast death toll hits four as new body found

The discovery of the body of another victim after a weekend explosion in central Paris brought the death count to four, according to the state attorney's office on Sunday.

More than 40 injured in explosion in Japan's Sapporo: Kyodo

More than 40 injured in explosion in Japan's Sapporo: Kyodo

More than 40 people were injured in an explosion on Sunday at a bar in Sapporo in northern Japan, Kyodo news agency reported.

Russia terror probe after teen suicide attack on FSB

Russia terror probe after teen suicide attack on FSB

Russia said it had launched a probe into terrorism after a 17-year-old blew himself up at a regional headquarters of the FSB security service on Wednesday, wounding three employees.

Crimea teen gunman spoke of bullying 'revenge'

Crimea teen gunman spoke of bullying 'revenge'

A teenage gunman who killed 20 people in a Crimean college had spoken of taking revenge for bullying, a girl claiming to be his ex-girlfriend said Thursday, while Russian President Vladimir Putin said ...

Eight injured in blast, blaze at German refinery

Eight injured in blast, blaze at German refinery

A fire erupted on Saturday at a refinery in southern Germany following an explosion, injuring at least eight people, police said.

Qatar condemns blast in Afghanistan's Jalalabad

Qatar condemns blast in Afghanistan's Jalalabad

The explosion led to a number of deaths and injuries.

Syrian weapons storage explosion in Idlib kills dozens

Syrian weapons storage explosion in Idlib kills dozens

An explosion in a residential building thought to be storing weapons and ammunition in Syria's rebel-held Idlib killed at least 39 people including 12 children on Sunday, a war monitor said.

Tanker truck driver dies in Bologna motorway inferno

Tanker truck driver dies in Bologna motorway inferno

The driver, Andrea Anzolin, who was transporting hazardous material, lost his life in the fiery accident on Monday afternoon on the road to Bologna airport in northern Italy.

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion

Fireball near Bologna airport after road crash explosion

Police said they had closed off the road where the crash took place as well as the surrounding area in Borgo Panigale, on the outskirts of Bologna.

Three dead after bomb blast in centre of Somali capital

Three dead after bomb blast in centre of Somali capital

Police said a car bomb parked in front of a restaurant at the busy street of Maka al Mukaram had exploded.