Blast suspect also seen in Bangalore CCTV footages

In what could be an initial breakthrough in the probe into twin blasts in a train, a man who hurriedly got down from it here has been spotted wearing a handkerchief to mask his face in CCTV footages of Bangalore railway station, police sources said on Saturday.

Bangalore blast: Muslim outfits seek CBI inquiry

Federation of All Muslim organisations and political parties on Thursday sought a CBI probe into the April 17 blast in front of the BJP office in Bangalore and release of all six persons arrested in this connection.

Bangalore blast probe: Explosives recovered in Coimbatore

Some explosives, including gelatin sticks, were recovered on Tuesday from two places by a special police team from Karnataka following inputs provided by an accused in the April 17 bomb blast near BJP office in Bangalore.

Bangalore blast: One suspect taken in for questioning

A 28-year-old man was on Monday taken into custody for interrogation by Karnataka police personnel in connection with the April 17 bomb blast in front of the BJP office in Bangalore, police said.

Police steps up security in Chennai in wake of Bangalore blast

Security has been tightened across Chennai with deployment of additional police officers, patrol vehicles and increased night patrolling.

`Not much progress` by states in beefing up intelligence set up: MHA

Against the backdrop of Bangalore blast, Centre on Thursday said it has been advising states on the need to strengthen their intelligence set up but has "not seen much progress" on that front.

Indian Mujahideen involvement likely in Bangalore blast: NIA

Investigators probing the blast in Bangalore have suggested that the Indian Mujahideen (IM) was behind the April 17 terror attack in southern city.

Post Bangalore blast, Shinde pushes for setting up NCTC

In the wake of the Bangalore blast, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday pushed for setting up the NCTC to strengthen intelligence gathering.

Ensure free, fair polls in view of Bangalore blast: BJP tells Karnataka EC

In light of the bomb blast near the BJP office here, the ruling party in Karnataka has petitioned electoral authorities calling for a serious review of security measures.

Security beefed up across Chennai after Bangalore blast

In the wake of the bomb blast in Bangalore, security has been beefed up at railway stations, bus terminuses and religious places across the city.

Two detained for questioning in Bangalore blast case

Two persons were on Thursday detained for questioning in connection with the bomb blast in Bangalore, police sources said.

Four special squads formed to probe Bangalore blast

Four special squads have been formed to probe the terror attack apparently targeting the BJP office here that left 16 people injured, a top police official said.

No breakthrough yet in Bangalore blast case: Shinde

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde told reporters that the investigations were underway but no breakthrough has been reached as yet.

NIA sleuths search for Bangalore blast clues

Sleuths of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the city police crime branch on Thursday intensified search for clues to the blast here a day earlier in which 16 people were injured.

No intelligence alert about Bangalore blast: Shettar

Karnataka CM Jagadish Shettar on Thursday said there was no specific information or alert "from anybody" about the bomb blast near the BJP office.

Bangalore blast: Ammonium nitrate filled pipe bomb used?

While the NIA and the local police continue to ascertain the nature of Wednesday’s blast in Bangalore, preliminary investigations have indicated that a pipe bomb was used in the blast.

Karnataka CM suspects terrorist hand in blast

Shettar said compared to other states, the law and order situation is better and also kept under control terror activities in the state.

Terror strikes Bangalore,16 injured in bomb blast near BJP office

Terror struck Bangalore on Wednesday ahead of upcoming Karnataka Assembly polls when a low-intensity bomb exploded near the bustling BJP city office.

No partisan politics over terrorism: Manish Tewari

Union Minister Manish Tewari today said there should be no partisan politics over terrorism and expressed the Centre willingness to work with states to bring perpetrators of terror attacks to justice.

Alert in UP in wake of Bangalore blast

An alert has been sounded in Uttar Pradesh, specially in crowded and sensitive areas, in view of the bomb blast outside BJP office in Bangalore on Wednesday.