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Indian-origin teen convicted of trying to buy car bomb in UK

Gurtej Singh Randhawa, 19, of Tettenhall in England, was arrested in May after undercover officers from the UK's NCA replaced a car bomb ordered online with a harmless dummy device before it was delivered.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:25 PM IST
Islamic State claims responsibility for suicide attacks in southern Iraq: Amaq

Islamic State claims responsibility for suicide attacks in southern Iraq: Amaq

A car bomb in the same area targeted a security checkpoint shortly afterward, according to interior ministry spokesman Saad Maan. 

Sep 14, 2017, 19:03 PM IST

Egypt: Tank crushes car in attempt to stop bomb blast in North Sinai

2 children died due to bomb blast in a car in North Sinai, Egypt.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

Car bomb kills seven civilians in Egypt's North Sinai: Army

Seven civilians, including two young children, were killed by a car bomb that exploded at a security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula on Monday, Egypt`s army spokesman said.

Jul 26, 2017, 00:10 AM IST

23 Egyptian soldiers killed, another 26 injured in Sinai car bomb attacks: Sources

The two cars exploded on a road outside the border city of Rafah. 

Jul 07, 2017, 21:01 PM IST

Car bomb in Syria's Idlib province kills 10: War monitor

The attack occurred in a market in the town of al-Dana, located in the north of the province near the border with Turkey, according to the Observatory.

Jun 25, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
At least 29 dead as car bomb hits bank in southern Afghanistan

At least 29 dead as car bomb hits bank in southern Afghanistan

No group has claimed responsibility for the brazen attack, but it comes as the Taliban ramp up their nationwide spring offensive despite government calls for a ceasefire during Ramadan.

Jun 22, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

Car bombing on government building in Somali capital kills at least 10

More than 10 persons died, 20 others were wounded. The explosion destroyed the building of Wadajir District headquarters.

Jun 20, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

Egyptian court recommends death penalty for 31 over assassination of prosecutor

Public Prosecutor Hisham Barakat was killed in a car bomb attack on his convoy in Cairo, an operation for which Egypt blamed the Muslim Brotherhood and Gaza-based Hamas militants.

Jun 17, 2017, 15:16 PM IST
Suspected al Qaeda militants attack Yemen army camp, 12 dead: Military Official

Suspected al Qaeda militants attack Yemen army camp, 12 dead: Military Official

The assault near the town of Baddah in oil-producing Hadramout province came after a lull in attacks by the Islamist militant group.
 

Jun 12, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Car bomb in southeast Turkey wounds three people - Governor's office

A teacher in a separate vehicle was killed in the gunfire and a bystander was wounded, it said, adding the gunmen escaped with the stolen car.
 

Jun 09, 2017, 19:40 PM IST
Car bomb in central Baghdad kills 13, claimed by Islamic State: Security sources

Car bomb in central Baghdad kills 13, claimed by Islamic State: Security sources

The bombing targeted the Karrada district, which was hit by a massive truck bomb in July 2016 that killed at least 324 people, the deadliest attack in Iraq.

May 30, 2017, 12:27 PM IST

Two suicide car bombs explode on highway near oilfields in southern Iraq

Two suicide car bombers blew themselves up at checkpoints on a highway near oilfields in the southern Iraqi province of Basra on Friday, killing several people.

May 19, 2017, 23:25 PM IST

Car bomb kills five in Syria border town: Monitor

A car bomb blast killed at least five people today in the rebel-held Syrian town of Azaz by the Turkish border.

May 03, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

Car blast kills government worker in Somali capital

A government official was killed by a bomb planted in his car in Somalia`s capital on Monday.

Apr 10, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Car bomb kills seven at Mogadishu restaurant: Official

At least seven people were killed and 10 wounded on Wednesday when a car bomb exploded at a restaurant near the Somali ministry of internal security in Mogadishu.

Apr 05, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Car bomb kills 6 near Somalia presidential palace: Official

A car bomb exploded today at a military checkpoint near Somalia's presidential palace in the capital, killing at least six people, the spokesman for Mogadishu's mayor said.

Mar 22, 2017, 00:29 AM IST

Car bomb hits Army base in eastern Afghanistan

The Afghan government controls less than 60 percent of the country after territorial gains by the insurgents since NATO-led forces ended their combat operations at the end of 2014.

Mar 17, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
Islamic State car bomb kills more than 50 in northwest Syria

Islamic State car bomb kills more than 50 in northwest Syria

An Islamic State car bomb killed more than 50 people on Friday in a Syrian village held by rebels, a war monitor said, a day after the jihadist group was driven from its last stronghold in the area.

Feb 24, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Car bomb on Turkey-backed Syrian rebels kills 41, mostly civilians: Sources

An Islamic State car bomb on a security checkpoint controlled by Turkey-backed Syrian rebels in a village near Syria`s al-Bab has killed 35 civilians and six rebels.

Feb 24, 2017, 15:10 PM IST