One person has died and two more have been injured after a house exploded in southern Indiana, authorities in the US have said.
Three people have been injured in an explosion in an elite military academy in Russia, the Defence Ministry said.
Work to clear the former Longannet power station continued this week with the demolition of more structures at the sprawling site.
This video shows the aftermath of the underground blast and fire that caused widespread disruption in Dundee city centre this morning.
Police and fire services responded to reports of an "explosion" in Dundee's Greenmarket area on Thursday morning.
An army bomb disposal unit has carried out a controlled explosion in Kirkcaldy.
An explosion on a packed Tube train in Parsons Green, west London, is being treated as a terrorist incident, Scotland Yard says. Pictures appeared to show an explosion in a bucket towards the rear of a train. The incident occurred at Parsons Green Tube station on Friday morning.
A man has suffered "life changing" injuries in an explosion in Pittenweem.
The family of a Fife man killed in the Pike River Mine disaster has given up hope of him ever being brought home.
A Fife town fell silent on Monday morning to mourn the dead of one of the region’s worst mining disasters.