Bomb

Two policemen killed while defusing bomb in Jharkhand

The accident took place when the members of Anti-Bomb Disposal Squad were defusing bombs that were kept at Saria Police Station of Giridih district.

Nov 20, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Bomb disposed near school, 50 students fall ill

The students were taken to Haldibari hospital, which then referred about 15 of them to Jalpaiguri hospital.

Nov 20, 2017, 17:28 PM IST
Bomb hurled at CPI(M) rally in Kerala's Kannur, one injured

Bomb hurled at CPI(M) rally in Kerala's Kannur, one injured

A country bomb was hurled at a Communist Party of India (Marxist) rally in Kannur on Sunday night.

Nov 20, 2017, 08:53 AM IST

West Bengal: 14 live bombs recovered from shop in Howrah district

The explosion happened at the Teen Kapati Pool under the jurisdiction of Manikpur police station yesterday evening when Ali was closing the shop, the officer said.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

Roadside bombs wound 20, kill soldier in Thailand's troubled south

The first bomb did not result in any casualties, but the other two killed one soldier and wounded 18 soldiers and police and two villagers. 

 

Sep 14, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

Turkey kills 99 Kurdish militants in latest operations: Military

"Ninety-nine terrorists have been neutralised. One is in the so-called leading ranks," it said.

Sep 09, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

West Bengal: Hoax call delays Gitanjali Express

Government Railway Police (GRP) personnel, aided by sniffer dogs searched all compartments of the train thoroughly, before they declared that nothing suspicious was found, he said.

Sep 05, 2017, 17:15 PM IST

70,000 evacuated in Frankfurt to defuse World War II bomb

The bomb, which was dropped by the British during Allied bombing campaigns, is an aerial mine HC 4000, weighing 1.4 tonnes, reports Efe news.

Sep 03, 2017, 12:07 PM IST
Thousands evacuated as Germany tackles huge WWII bombs

Thousands evacuated as Germany tackles huge WWII bombs

Around 21,000 people had to leave the area in Koblenz as the 500-kilogramme bomb was successfully defused, before the fire brigade allowed residents to return to their homes.

Sep 03, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
British WWII bomb in Frankfurt could flatten a city block

British WWII bomb in Frankfurt could flatten a city block

The HC 4000 bomb is assumed to have been dropped by Britain`s Royal Air Force during the 1939-45 war.

Sep 01, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

Berlin: 9 injured after smoke bomb goes off at Kurdish event

The Turkish government is strictly opposed to such a vote and has warned that a referendum could lead to civil war.

Aug 21, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
Bangladesh sentences 10 to death for plot to kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh sentences 10 to death for plot to kill Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

The 76 kg explosive was detected and defused, sparking a manhunt for those responsible for the assassination attempt on Hasina, who is in her third term as leader of Bangladesh`s secular government.

Aug 20, 2017, 15:47 PM IST
Bomb kills at least 15 in Pakistani city of Quetta

Bomb kills at least 15 in Pakistani city of Quetta

The powerful blast hit as a paramilitary patrol passed by on the road, Baluchistan provincial home minister Sarfraz Bugti said, adding the patrol may have been the target.

 

Aug 13, 2017, 10:12 AM IST

Civilian injured in Srinagar petrol bomb explosion succumbs

Imtiyaz Ahmad Mir, resident of Hawal area in Srinagar succumbed in the hospital on Sunday.

Aug 13, 2017, 08:24 AM IST

Bomb kills three, wounds 26 in North-West Pakistan: Officials

The explosion struck a truck carrying civilians, most of them labourers, in a far-flung frontier village in Bajaur tribal district, one of Pakistan`s seven semi-autonomous tribal regions.

Aug 11, 2017, 16:20 PM IST
'Unexploded WWII bomb' found at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant

'Unexploded WWII bomb' found at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant

There was no impact on ongoing decommissioning operations at the nuclear plant, which suffered meltdowns in March 2011 after a powerful earthquake spawned a huge tsunami.

 

Aug 10, 2017, 13:07 PM IST
43 civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria's Raqqa

43 civilians killed in US-led airstrikes in Syria's Raqqa

Over 65 governmental institutions and buildings have been completely obliterated, he said, adding that the sugar factory is the most important of those destroyed establishments.

Aug 06, 2017, 09:24 AM IST
3 killed in car bomb blast in Mogadishu

3 killed in car bomb blast in Mogadishu

At least three persons were killed and scores injured in a car bomb explosion in Somalia capital Mogadishu, said an official.

Aug 05, 2017, 09:00 AM IST

Afghan official says bomber who hit NATO wore woman's burqa

The US military in Afghanistan reported the death of the coalition member but not identify the soldier's nationality. 

Aug 04, 2017, 13:47 PM IST
Australian police foils Islamic State plot to bomb Etihad Airways flight

Australian police foils Islamic State plot to bomb Etihad Airways flight

Police also foiled a second alleged plot involving a "chemical dispersion device", designed to release hydrogen sulphide, but this was in the early stages.

 

Aug 04, 2017, 08:37 AM IST