Anti-tank mine kills 14 in Cambodia

An anti-tank mine exploded under a truck in western Cambodia killing all 14 people aboard.

Nov 17, 2010, 13:26 PM IST

Army de-mines 1,800 acres farmland along LoC

A major chunk of agriculture land along LoC which was left abandoned following mine laying activity during Kargil war and Operation Parakram, has been
de-mined by the Army.

Jul 12, 2010, 15:10 PM IST

Lankan Prez says de-mining needs to be done carefully

Describing as challenging the task of removing mines for speedy resettlement of Tamil refugees, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday said these explosives would have to be cleared from the North.

Oct 15, 2009, 15:43 PM IST

UNHCR sanctions 5 million dollars for de-mining in N Lanka

Sri Lanka has been pledged USD 5 million by the UN refugee agency to speed up de-mining operations in the North to pave the way for faster resettlement of displaced Tamils.

Sep 30, 2009, 15:58 PM IST