Tags : Explosion


Eleven Reported Dead After Gas Explosion in Hubei Province, China

BEIJING (Sputnik) – At least 11 people were killed and over 140 were injured in a gas explosion in the Chinese province of Hubei, China Central Television reports. The explosion occurred on the territory of a residential complex in the city of Shiyan at 6:30 a.m. local time on Sunday (22:30 GMT on Saturday). According […]Read More


Explosions near Myanmar Embassy Came from Firecrackers

BANGKOK, Feb 9 (TNA) – Explosions near the Myanmar embassy yesterday were caused by ball-shaped firecrackers and police were hunting for a wrongdoer, the Bangkok police chief said. Pol Lt Gen Pakapong Pongpetra, commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Bureau, said that the explosions came from ball-shaped firecrackers in plastic wraps which used low-power gunpowder. Police […]Read More


Explosions Heard Near Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Feb 9 (TNA) – Police said explosions near the Myanmar embassy yesterday were intended to create disorder. Two explosions were heard near the embassy and the Saint Louis electric train station on Sathon Road after an anti-coup demonstration by protesters including those from the WeVo activist group. No one was injured. Full story: tna.mcot.net […]Read More


Arrest warrants to be issued after Bangkok’s Chamchuri Square mall

Police are to issue warrants for the arrest of at least two people suspected of throwing a “ping pong bomb” onto a group of police officers in front of the Chamchuri shopping mall on Saturday, slightly injuring three police and a reporter. Pol Maj-Gen Piya Tawichai, deputy commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Bureau, said Sunday […]Read More


Chaos, horror as fuel tanker explodes after collision in Buri

BURI RAM: A tanker carrying 40,000 litres of fuel crashed into the rear of an 18-wheel trailer truck and exploded in flames, setting fire to nearby buildings and vehicles and injuring many people, in Nong Ki district about 12.30am on Thursday. The collision happened at an intersection on Highway 24 (Chokchai-Det Udom). Both vehicles were […]Read More


Prayut Orders Quick Probe into Samut Prakan Gas Pipe Explosion

BANGKOK, Oct 23 (TNA) — Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered quick investigation into the gas pipe explosion in Samut Prakan province and assistance for victims. Government spokesman Anucha Burapachaisri said Gen Prayut ordered investigation into the gas leakage which caused explosion and fire in Preng sub-district of Samut Prakan’s Bang Bo district as the […]Read More


Fatal gas pipe explosion in Samut Prakan

SAMUT PRAKAN: Two people were confirmed killed and about 20 injured when a PTT gas pipe exploded in a ball of fire in Bang Bo district on Thursday afternoon. People ran in panic from nearby homes, some of which were seen in flames. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More