7 August 2020, Friday | 10:34pm


Sabah-Sarawak gas pipeline explodes, fire 'brought under control'


KUALA LUMPUR: There was an explosion on Sunday on the Sabah-Sarawak Gas Pipeline in Marudi, Sarawak, but the situation is now under control, a Fire and Rescue Department official said on Monday.

Suspected grenade blast near Indonesia's presidential palace hurts two


JAKARTA: A suspected smoke grenade explosion on Tuesday at Indonesia’s National Monument park, near the presidential palace in central Jakarta, injured at least two military officials, the capital’s top police official said.

Explosion at MRT construction site caused by WWII bomb

Three foreign workers were injured in the accident at the MRT construction site on Tuesday. - Bernama pic

Pakistan orders Shell subsidiary to pay $2.4 million for tanker blast

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's oil and gas regulator on Friday ordered a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell to pay about 257 million rupees (1.85 million pounds) in damages and compensation for a tanker explosion that killed more than 200 people last month.

Explosion at Colombia bullring injures dozens

BOGOTA: An explosion injured at least 26 people in the Colombian capital Sunday, most of them police guarding a bullring that had been targeted by protests on reopening last month, officials

At Least Two Dead In Explosion At German BASF Chemical Plant

Smoke rises from the factory of chemicals giant BASF in Ludwigshafen, Germany where several people had been injured following an explosion, October 17, 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Two people are still missing, BASF said.