The airline said the safety of the EZY238 flight was not compromised during the incident on Wednesday afternoon.Read the full story ›
Lightning strikes from Monsoon storms have killed 74 people and scores of cattle in India.Read the full story ›
Lightning strikes have hospitalised 71 people at a rock festival in Germany.
The festival, held at a former airfield near Mendig in western Germany, about 62 miles west of Frankfurt, is one of the most popular in the country.
Performers this year include Tenacious D, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Black Sabbath.
A number of those hospitalised have been discharged again.
Germany, along with France and Belgium, has been hit by severe storms and heavy flooding in recent days.
More than 60 people have been killed by lightning strikes over the past two days in Bangladesh, according to local media.Read the full story ›
Astronauts orbiting the International Space Station witnessed the awesome sight of a raging lighting storm on earth.
This timelapse was made from 49 images taken 400 km above Earth by an astronaut travelling at 28,800 km per hour.
The European Space Agency's Nightpod camera made it possible to capture near perfect, crystal-clear images.
They were taken back in 2012, but have only just been released by ESA.
Spectacular video shows lightning strike a television tower in Russia's second city during a storm, leaving the building in the dark.Read the full story ›
There were dramatic electrical storms last night, but for one fireman in the Cossham area of Bristol, it was all too close to home.
During the storm, Anthony Dicorato's house was struck by lightning. It left a hole in his roof and destroyed the chimney. Power sockets were blown out and even radiators were thrown from the wall. Luckily, Anthony was out at the time.