A large car bomb has rocked part of the Afghan capital near a neighbourhood housing the US embassy, the Nato Resolute Support mission and other diplomatic missions.
Russia’s nuclear agency has said five of its employees were killed when a rocket engine exploded during a test at a far-northern military base.
A damaged tanker truck has exploded in Tanzania as people were trying to siphon fuel out of it, killing at least 62, in one of the worst incidents of its kind in the east African country.
A bomb squad carried out a controlled explosion on an Angus beach today.
A tanker truck carrying flammable material has exploded on a highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna.
At least one person has died and scores are injured after an explosion on a highway near Bologna in Italy.
Firefighters were called to a Dundee community centre today after an "explosion".
A mother has been rescued after a huge explosion destroyed her house, a relative has said.
A blind stalker let gas leak into his flat for five days before blowing up his block and causing £100,000 worth of damage.
Homes have been evacuated after an explosion rocked a town in Worcestershire.
Emergency services were investigating after an explosion and fire at a third-floor flat in Dundee.
A joint investigation between Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is to get under way today following an explosion at a Dundee industrial estate.
Two Britons have been injured, according to reports, after Thailand was hit by a rapid succession of explosions in five central and southern provinces on Thursday and Friday.