Coal mine explosion in Ukraine leaves 32 dead so far

About 32 workers died today in an explosion in the Zasyadko coal mine, located in Donbass, in eastern Ukraine. Local officials said that about 70 people were working in the mine when the blast occurred. “We have been reported of 32 dead, but we do not know exactly how many...

Petrobras’s maritime platform suffers explosion leaving at least three dead

An explosion in the maritime platform of the Brazilian state oil company Petrobras yesterday left at least three dead, six missing and ten wounded. The accident happened on the ship-platform FPSO Cidade de Sao Mateus, that had been anchored in the Atlantic, about 120 kilometers...

Gas explosions in Taiwan left 25 dead and 271 wounded

At least 25 dead and 271 wounded was the result after several explosions due to underground gas leaks that shook the second largest city in Taiwan, and also launched cars and concrete into the air, officials said on Friday while they initiated the search for the cause. The series...

Rescuers look for victims after explosions in buildings of New York

This Thursday large groups of rescuers keep looking for more bodies from the debris of two residential buildings that collapsed after an explosion caused by a gas leak in East Harlem, New York, which has left at least six dead and dozens injured. The Fire Department spokesman,...
Ecuadorian naval base floats in Cuyabeno Lake

Explosion causes the sinking of a naval base

The explosion that occurred yesterday afternoon at the  mobile Coast Guard Station Cuyabeno River left a death sailor, other three injured and three civilians missing, according to the Navy. The naval base, which was located about half a mile offshore of the Palma Real parish,...