Bomb-like device found at Farrukhabad railway station in UP

A major railway tragedy was on Saturday averted when a bomb was found near an old storehouse at Farukkhabad station and later defused.

Tech companies unite in support of boy genius Ahmed Mohamed
Tech companies unite in support of boy genius Ahmed Mohamed

Ahmed, a 14-year-old student in Texas, built a digital clock and brought it to his high school. He wanted to show his teachers, but instead of receiving praise, he was arrested. The principal called the police, having mistaken the gadget for a fake bomb.

40-year-old bomb found in Deolali

An old bomb apparently used by the Army was found at a market area in Deolali Camp near here, police said on Thursday.

Villagers describe horror of NE Nigeria market bombing

 Nigerian villagers on Wednesday described the carnage unleashed by a huge market bomb explosion in jihadist group Boko Haram`s northeastern heartland as the death toll rose to 50. 

Dozens evacuated due to unexploded WWII bomb in London

The discovery of a 227-kg unexploded World War II-era bomb has led authorities here to evacuate over 150 people, who had to spend the night in a rest centre in east London.

Terrorists who attacked Gurdaspur came from Pakistan: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Linking the Gurdaspur attack to Pakistan, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the three terrorists had infiltrated from there to carry out the strike and asserted that the government will do everything possible to prevent cross-border terrorism.

Suspicious object found at bus stop in Punjab's Gurdaspur district
Suspicious object found at bus stop in Punjab's Gurdaspur district

Days after a terrorist attack in Dinanagar town stunned Punjab, a suspicious object was on Thursday found at a bus stop in Gurdaspur district.

Death toll rises to 37 after blasts in Nigerian city of Gombe

- The death toll from multiple bomb blasts at two bus stations in the northern Nigerian city of Gombe on Wednesday has risen to 37, with 105 others injured, a Red Cross official said on Thursday. 

String of Baghdad bombings kills 21: Police

A string of bomb explosions, including two suicide attacks, killed at least 21 people and wounded 62 in Shiite-dominated neighbourhoods of Baghdad Sunday, Iraqi police and medical sources said.

Turkish Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Delhi airport

A Turkish Airlines flight flying from Bangkok to Istanbul, which had made emergency landing at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport on Tuesday afternoon following a bomb threat mid-air, has now been cleared to fly after no explosive was found on the plane.

Myanmar man convicted for 2013 hotel blast

A Myanmar man has been sentenced to life in prison for planting a bomb that exploded two years ago inside a luxury Yangon hotel wounding an American woman, state media reported on Sunday.

Militants, rebels in Syria announce new push for Aleppo

Islamic militants and rebels in Syria launched fresh attacks on government-held neighborhoods in Aleppo on Friday, setting off some of the heaviest fighting in months in the contested northern city, activists and state media said.

Bombings in Baghdad, town south of Iraqi capital kill 8

Iraqi officials say bombings in Baghdad and in a town south of the Iraqi capital have killed eight people.

Bomb goes off inside mosque in Damascus suburb, kills cleric

Syrian state TV says a bomb has exploded inside a mosque in an opposition-held suburb of Damascus, killing a Sunni Muslim cleric.

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Bomb kills nine Afghan children, 10 adults
Bomb kills nine Afghan children, 10 adults

A roadside bomb killed at least 19 Afghan civilians including nine children in a southern province, while Taliban fighters in the north captured a key district on the frontline of the battle for Kunduz city, officials said on Sunday.

Yoga day: 'Op DOGA' sniffer detects IED

A special breed of sniffer dog, a member of 'Operation DOGA' sanitisation exercise, on Saturday detected an improvised bomb planted by security agencies near the venue of the International Yoga Day celebrations at Rajpath here as part of mock security drill.

Two bombs hit central Syria city of Homs, wounding at least 32

Syrian state television and an official say two bombs have exploded in government-held neighborhoods in the central city of Homs, wounding more than two dozen people.

Bomb kills one, injures six at Pakistan-Afghan border crossing

A bomb in a pushcart killed at least one person and wounded six others Friday at the main border crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan, officials said.

Yemen's Hadi says 'no negotiations' with rebels in Geneva

Yemen's exiled president took a hard line on Monday ahead of weekend peace talks in Geneva, ruling out negotiations with Iran-backed rebels and denouncing Tehran's "dangerous" meddling in his country.