Boston blasts

Security tightened for Chicago Marathon after Boston attack

Increased security will be in effect for Sunday`s Chicago Marathon, the first major marathon staged in the United States since the tragic April bombing at the Boston race, organizers and police said.

Oct 10, 2013, 09:00 AM IST

Woman falsely claiming compensation for Boston blasts arrested

A 26-year-old woman has been arrested here on charges of falsely claiming half a million dollars by posing as a victim of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Jul 21, 2013, 12:14 PM IST

Boston blasts proved bomb-making within everyone`s reach: Al Qaeda

Al Qaeda`s affiliate said that the Boston blasts have revealed America`s fragile security and proved that making bombs was within "everyone`s reach".

Jun 03, 2013, 16:43 PM IST

Boston bombing suspects` mother talked jihad

Russian authorities secretly wiretapped the mother of the Boston bombing suspects and recorded her discussing jihad in vague terms during a 2011 telephone conversation, CNN reported.

Apr 28, 2013, 09:37 AM IST

Boston bombing relief fund raises $20 mn

A relief fund for the Boston Marathon bombing victims has raised $20 million in just over a week, authorities announced.

Apr 24, 2013, 11:44 AM IST

US asks UN official`s resignation for comment on Boston blasts

The US has demanded the resignation of a senior UN human rights official for his alleged outrageous comment on Boston bombings, in which he placed the blame on the American policy in the Middle East.

Apr 24, 2013, 11:08 AM IST

Boston blasts: FBI looks at Pakistani terror group

The US FBI is looking at a Waziristan-based terror group`s link with the two brothers suspected of the deadly Boston bombings, a media report said.

Apr 23, 2013, 17:49 PM IST

US Muslim groups in dilemma over Boston suspect`s funeral

It was unclear what happened to Tamerlan`s body or whether he will have a Muslim funeral.

Apr 23, 2013, 12:45 PM IST

Boston bombers possibly `lone wolves`: Mayor

The two Chechen brothers suspected to be behind the twin bomb blasts in Boston were possibly `lone wolves` or terrorists who act alone without assistance from any group, the city`s mayor said today.

Apr 22, 2013, 09:47 AM IST

US website doubts North Korea over Boston bombing

WorldNetDaily (WND) is a controversial US website that carries news and commentary from a conservative viewpoint.

Apr 21, 2013, 13:21 PM IST

London Marathon to observe 30-second tribute for Boston victims

A 30-second silence will be observed before the start of the London Marathon Sunday and runners will be encouraged to wear a black ribbon to show support for the Boston blast victims.

Apr 17, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Madrid Marathon to proceed despite Boston attack

The Madrid Marathon will strengthen its security measures in the wake of the terrorist attack on the Boston Marathon which left three people dead and over 100 others injured.

Apr 16, 2013, 19:21 PM IST

Afghan leader expresses grief over Boston blasts

Karzai in a statement denounced what he described as terrorist attacks in the "strongest possible terms".

Apr 16, 2013, 14:06 PM IST

PM condemns Boston blasts; writes to Obama

Strongly condemning the Boston bomb blasts, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday wrote to US President Barack Obama.

Apr 16, 2013, 12:25 PM IST

W-St logs worst one-day fall since Nov 7 on gold's drop, Boston blasts

US stocks logged their biggest daily percentage drop since November 7 on Monday when the market sold off following the US presidential election.

Apr 16, 2013, 09:19 AM IST

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