Sunday 26 October 2014
 
»
Tag
 
»
Explosion

Blast near Egyptian ministry kills two policemen

A bomb blast near Egypt's foreign ministry killed two police officers and wounded several others on Sunday, the Interior Ministry said, in the most serious attack in Cairo in almost three months. There was no immediate claim o

More…

Explosions, gunfire near Kabul airport

Explosions and bursts of gunfire were heard near Kabul International Airport in the Afghan capital after dawn on Thursday and black smoke rose above the facility, which is used by civilians and the military. The attack on the airp

More…

Bahrain mall closed after explosion

A popular shopping mall in Manama will close for at least a week following a gas cylinder explosion that damaged more than 10 shops.   The "accidental" blast at the Lulu Centre was caused by a gas leak

More…

Bahrain police officers recount explosion horror

Three officers have come face to face with their alleged attacker in court after he confessed to being part of a mission to "kill policemen". They were injured when a homemade bomb, which was triggered by a fishing line,

More…

GDN photographer hurt in Bahrain explosion

Gulf Daily News' photographer Ebrahim Al Sinan was injured in yesterday's explosion that killed three policemen in Daih. He was standing around 10 metres from the officers fatally wounded in the blast and was hit by shrapn

More…

Nine dead in Qatar restaurant gas explosion

Nine people were killed when gas canisters exploded in a Turkish restaurant in Doha on Thursday, the official news agency of the country reported. Thirty-two were wounded, three of them critically, the agency added. "The expl

More…

Funeral tributes to father-to-be policeman

A policeman killed by an explosion in Dair as he helped clear a road following acts of sabotage was about to become a father, it has emerged. Abdulwaheed Al Balooshi, 29, died in hospital yesterday of severe chest injuries, said a

More…

Policeman 'knew about bomb attack plan'

A policeman arrested in connection with an explosion that injured four of his colleagues has admitted to knowing about the attack days before it happened. However, the Bahraini denied taking part in the terror blast, which happene

More…

BREAKING NEWS: Large explosion rocks Beirut

An explosion rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut on Friday, causing an unknown number of casualties. The blast was heard across the city and a plume of black smoke was seen rising in the downtown business district near the Phoenici

More…

Indian submariners die after being trapped by fire

Divers were desperately trying to pry open the hatches of an Indian submarine in which several sailors died or were trapped after an explosion and fire on Wednesday in the navy's worst loss since the 1971 war with Pakistan. Ei

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads