• Monday, Sep 23, 2019
  • Last Update : 03:12 pm
Sitting on a ticking time bomb

Sitting on a ticking time bomb

Dhaka

Sun, Aug 18 2019

Faulty and illegally drawn utility lines pose fire threats in city slums 

2 killed in N’ganj gas pipeline...

2 killed in N’ganj gas pipeline...

Nation

Mon, Apr 22 2019

Four others, injured in the incident, have been admitted to hospital

Wa army: Gas explosion kills 16 in Myanmar's...

Wa army: Gas explosion kills 16 in Myanmar's...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 25 2019

Emergency workers could be seen trawling through debris at the explosion site in Mongmaw town in a video...

Death toll rises to 37 in Russian apartment...

Death toll rises to 37 in Russian apartment...

World

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Six children were among the dead

The fascinating Niko graft case

The fascinating Niko graft case

Moin Ghani

Sun, Nov 11 2018

A case study in how personal greed can take precedence over national interests

One injured in gas explosion at RPGCL...

One injured in gas explosion at RPGCL...

Nation

Sat, Dec 30 2017

Witnesses said the explosion occurred when the field manager of the gas plant lit a match to check a...

Gas explosion rocks Ghana's capital...

Gas explosion rocks Ghana's capital...

Africa

Sun, Oct 8 2017

Another explosion in 2015 had killed around 100 people in Accra

7 of a family injured in Dhaka gas line...

7 of a family injured in Dhaka gas line...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 5 2017

The identity of the injured are yet to be found

8 killed, 35 injured in gas explosion...

8 killed, 35 injured in gas explosion...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 2 2017

Some 53 firefighters had to be deployed to tackle the incident

Lalbagh explosion injures 9

Lalbagh explosion injures 9

Dhaka

Sat, Feb 25 2017

The cause of the explosion was yet to be confirmed.

Cafe explosion injures 70 in Spain

Cafe explosion injures 70 in Spain

Europe

Mon, Oct 3 2016

No deaths have been reported so far

Tongi air heavy with grief

Tongi air heavy with grief

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 11 2016

The air grew heavy with grief in Tongi, Gazipur yesterday as family members of the victims of a factory...

'Gas explosion caused Uttara mall fire,...

'Gas explosion caused Uttara mall fire,...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 27 2016

Police suspect that the accident was either caused by an electric short circuit, or a gas