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Shaheen Bagh: Petrol bomb hurled near protest site; none injured

22 Mar 2020

Shaheen Bagh: Petrol bomb hurled near protest site; none injured

A petrol bomb was thrown in Delhi's Shaheen Bagh near an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest site, police officials confirmed on Sunday.

Delhi: Bag suspected to carry RDX, contained chocolates, toys

02 Nov 2019

Delhi: Bag suspected to carry RDX, contained chocolates, toys

A suspicious bag, that escalated security threat and triggered a situation of panic at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Friday morning, actually turned out to be just another unclaimed property containing some clothes and other items of personal use.

#KabulAttack: 63 dead in bomb blast at wedding, 180 injured

18 Aug 2019

#KabulAttack: 63 dead in bomb blast at wedding, 180 injured

At least 63 people have been killed and over 180 injured when a powerful bomb explosion ripped through a packed wedding hall in the Afghan capital of Kabul.

J&K: Terrorists lob grenade at Pulwama police station; 3 critical

18 Jun 2019

J&K: Terrorists lob grenade at Pulwama police station; 3 critical

At least 10 people have been injured in a grenade attack by terrorists on a police station in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama.

Lahore: Bomb blast at Sufi shrine kills 8, injures 25

08 May 2019

Lahore: Bomb blast at Sufi shrine kills 8, injures 25

A powerful explosion outside a revered Sufi shrine in Lahore, Pakistan, took lives of eight people, including five police officers on Wednesday morning. At least 25 were injured.

#SriLankaBlasts: 11 more held, total number of arrests now 24

22 Apr 2019

#SriLankaBlasts: 11 more held, total number of arrests now 24

Sri Lankan authorities arrested 11 more people, all reportedly members of a Muslim radical group, today taking the total number of arrests to 24, as multiple blasts rocked the island nation on Easter Sunday that killed over 290.

6 Indians among 290 killed in Sri Lanka blasts

22 Apr 2019

6 Indians among 290 killed in Sri Lanka blasts

At least six Indians have been killed in a string of eight powerful blasts, including suicide attacks, which struck three churches and luxury hotels frequented by foreigners in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, officials said today.

Philippines: Two bombs explode outside Roman Catholic cathedral, kills 19

27 Jan 2019

Philippines: Two bombs explode outside Roman Catholic cathedral, kills 19

Two bombs exploded outside a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim terrorists are active, killing minimum 19 and wounding nearly 50 during a Sunday Mass, officials said.

Bomb strikes Colombian Police Academy, kills 10 and injures 65

18 Jan 2019

Bomb strikes Colombian Police Academy, kills 10 and injures 65

A car bomb attack on a police cadet training academy killed 10 people and wounded 65 in Bogota yesterday, making it the worst such incident in the Colombian capital in 16 years.

Bomb blast kills Indian in Afghanistan, MEA condemns 'cowardly attack'

15 Jan 2019

Bomb blast kills Indian in Afghanistan, MEA condemns 'cowardly attack'

An Indian national was among those killed in the terror attack in Afghanistan's capital yesterday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said and called for the perpetrators of the assault as well as those who provide them shelter to be brought to justice expeditiously.

Gujarat: 2007 Ajmer dargah blast bomb supplier arrested

25 Nov 2018

Gujarat: 2007 Ajmer dargah blast bomb supplier arrested

On Sunday, the Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) arrested one of the accused in the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case based on a tip-off.

Amritsar-blast: CM announces Rs. 50L reward for information on suspects

19 Nov 2018

Amritsar-blast: CM announces Rs. 50L reward for information on suspects

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today announced a reward of Rs. 50 lakh for anybody providing information on those involved in the Amritsar grenade blast that left three persons dead yesterday.

Amritsar: Bike borne individuals throw bomb, three feared dead

18 Nov 2018

Amritsar: Bike borne individuals throw bomb, three feared dead

Three people are feared to have died and several were injured on Sunday after two bike-borne individuals threw a bomb at Dera Nirankari near Rajasansi in Amritsar.

Grenade attack at Manipur Assembly complex, three injured

17 Nov 2018

Grenade attack at Manipur Assembly complex, three injured

Three security personnel, including one BSF jawan, were injured after suspected militants carried out a grenade attack at the Manipur Assembly complex.

Chhattisgarh: 2 BSF jawans injured in blast triggered by naxals

02 Nov 2018

Chhattisgarh: 2 BSF jawans injured in blast triggered by naxals

Two Border Security Force (BSF) jawans were injured today when an improvised explosive device, suspected to have been laid by the naxals, went off in Kanker district of Chhattisgarh.

Afghanistan: Election candidate killed in bomb blast; seven injured

17 Oct 2018

Afghanistan: Election candidate killed in bomb blast; seven injured

In a deadly attack, a bomb placed under a sofa killed an Afghan election candidate on Wednesday, the officials said, as violence escalates ahead of the October 20 parliamentary ballot.

Assam: Blast in Guwahati injures four, including a woman

13 Oct 2018

Assam: Blast in Guwahati injures four, including a woman

Four people were injured in an explosion in the Sukleswar ghat area in Guwahati, Assam today.

#KolkataBlast: Father of deceased says his son could've been saved

03 Oct 2018

#KolkataBlast: Father of deceased says his son could've been saved

A bomb blast in Kolkata's Nagerbazaar area on Tuesday left a six-year-old dead and his distressed father said his child could have been saved.

Kolkata: Bomb-blast in Dum Dum Area kills child, injures 10

02 Oct 2018

Kolkata: Bomb-blast in Dum Dum Area kills child, injures 10

A high-intensity bomb blast in Dum Dum's Nagerbazaar area of Kolkata on Tuesday killed one child and injured ten others, reports said.

Germany: Teen suspected of planning Islamic extremist bombing attack arrested

14 Sep 2018

Germany: Teen suspected of planning Islamic extremist bombing attack arrested

A German teenager has been arrested on suspicion that he was planning an Islamic extremist bombing attack in the Frankfurt area, prosecutors said yesterday.

#HyderabadTwinBlasts: Two terrorists sentenced to death, one gets life term

10 Sep 2018

#HyderabadTwinBlasts: Two terrorists sentenced to death, one gets life term

A metropolitan court in Hyderabad has sentenced two of the terrorists convicted in the 2007 twin blasts case to death and another to life imprisonment today.

Afghanistan: Insurgents kill 19 security personnel in separate assaults

06 Sep 2018

Afghanistan: Insurgents kill 19 security personnel in separate assaults

Insurgents killed 19 security personnel in separate assaults in Afghanistan, officials said today.

Malegaon blast case: SC refuses Purohit's plea seeking SIT probe

04 Sep 2018

Malegaon blast case: SC refuses Purohit's plea seeking SIT probe

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit's plea seeking a court-monitored probe by a Special Investigation Team into his alleged abduction, illegal detention, and brutal torture in the 2008 Malegaon blast case.

2007 Hyderabad blast: 2 Indian Mujahideen men convicted, 2 acquitted

04 Sep 2018

2007 Hyderabad blast: 2 Indian Mujahideen men convicted, 2 acquitted

On Tuesday, a Hyderabad court convicted two among the seven accused Indian Mujahideen operatives in the 2007 twin blasts case, that left 44 people dead and 68 injured.

2007 Hyderabad blasts case judgment to be delivered on Sept-4

27 Aug 2018

2007 Hyderabad blasts case judgment to be delivered on Sept-4

A local court in Hyderabad today said the judgment in the 2007 Hyderabad twin-bomb blasts case will be delivered on September 4.

Explosives haul: One more person arrested by Maharashtra ATS

25 Aug 2018

Explosives haul: One more person arrested by Maharashtra ATS

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad, which is investigating the recent seizure of explosives and arms in the state, has arrested one more person from Ghatkopar last night.

WB: One killed, two injured in explosion at TMC office

23 Aug 2018

WB: One killed, two injured in explosion at TMC office

One person was killed and two others were seriously injured in an explosion at a Trinamool Congress office at Makrampur in Midnapore district of West Bengal, official sources said.

Syria: 39 killed in weapons depot blast; explosion's origin unknown

12 Aug 2018

Syria: 39 killed in weapons depot blast; explosion's origin unknown

An explosion of unknown origin at a weapons depot in a rebel-held town in northwest Syria's Sarmada in Idlib province killed at least 39 civilians, including a dozen children, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said.

Pune: Man exploded crude bomb outside girlfriend's home after breakup

11 Aug 2018

Pune: Man exploded crude bomb outside girlfriend's home after breakup

A 20-year-old man, along with his friend, was arrested for allegedly exploding a crude bomb outside the house of a teenage girl with whom the accused claimed to be in a relationship earlier.

Syria: Death toll in IS attacks rises to 250 overnight

26 Jul 2018

Syria: Death toll in IS attacks rises to 250 overnight

The death toll in Islamic State group suicide bombings and shootings in southern Syria rose to nearly 250 overnight, over half of them civilians.

Blast near US, Indian embassies in China, no casualties

26 Jul 2018

Blast near US, Indian embassies in China, no casualties

A blast ripped through the area outside the US embassy in Beijing this morning. The Indian embassy is located nearby.

Pakistan: 31 killed, 36 injured in violence on Election Day

25 Jul 2018

Pakistan: 31 killed, 36 injured in violence on Election Day

At least 31 people were killed, including 28 in a suicide-blast outside a polling station in Pakistan's Quetta city, and 36 others injured as violence erupted on the day of elections in Pakistan.

Pakistan: Death-toll in Balochistan blast reaches 130; 20 in critical-condition

15 Jul 2018

Pakistan: Death-toll in Balochistan blast reaches 130; 20 in critical-condition

The death toll in Balochistan suicide blast targeting an election rally of Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) leader Siraj Raisani in Mastung area rose to 130 yesterday as two persons succumbed to their injuries, The Express Tribune reported.

US condemns 'cowardly' attacks on political candidates in Pakistan

14 Jul 2018

US condemns 'cowardly' attacks on political candidates in Pakistan

The US today strongly condemned the attacks on Pakistani political candidates and their supporters, describing them as "cowardly attempts" to deprive the people of their democratic rights.

Pakistan: Bomb blast at election rally kills 4, injures 14

13 Jul 2018

Pakistan: Bomb blast at election rally kills 4, injures 14

At least four people were killed and 14 others, including a senior leader of an Islamist party, injured today in a bomb blast in an election rally in Pakistan's Peshawar, the third attack on a political rally ahead of the July 25 general elections.

Nigeria: Twin bomb blasts, rocket-propelled grenade explosions kill 31

17 Jun 2018

Nigeria: Twin bomb blasts, rocket-propelled grenade explosions kill 31

Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in twin suicide bomb attacks and rocket-propelled grenade explosions in Damboa of northeast Nigeria last night when people were returning from the celebrations of Eid al-Fitr, said militia leader Babakura Kolo.

UP: Security at Kashi Vishwanath, others upped after blast threats

06 Jun 2018

UP: Security at Kashi Vishwanath, others upped after blast threats

Police in UP are on alert after a letter purportedly written by a Lashkar (LeT) terrorist warned of attacks this week.

Indonesia: 6 dead, 35 injured after terrorists attack three churches

13 May 2018

Indonesia: 6 dead, 35 injured after terrorists attack three churches

Terrorists attacked three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city Surabaya on Sunday, killing at least 6 and injuring over 35.

Two blasts in Kabul kill 21, including AFP photographer

30 Apr 2018

Two blasts in Kabul kill 21, including AFP photographer

Twin blasts in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, on Monday morning, killed at least 21 including AFP's chief photographer Shah Marai.

Bomb-blast at Nepal hydropower project site days before Modi's visit

29 Apr 2018

Bomb-blast at Nepal hydropower project site days before Modi's visit

A bomb exploded today at the office of the Arun III Hydroelectric Power Plant in Nepal, which is set to be inaugurated by Indian PM Narendra Modi on May 11.