improvised explosive devices

IEDs pose huge challenge in efforts to counter Naxals: Police

Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) planted randomly in forests and places where frequent de- mining operations are not feasible pose a big challenge in the counter-insurgency operations in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division, says a senior police official

Jul 24, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

Kenya foils terror attack planned by Somali militants

Kenya has faced a constant security challenge from across the border ever since it sent its troops into Somalia in late 2011, to help defeat the al Shabaab militants and restore order.

Jun 12, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Islamic State militants make deadly IEDs using material from Indian companies: Report

Islamic State militants make deadly IEDs using material from Indian companies: Report

However, the minister, later clarified that as per CAR reports, there is no evidence to suggest any direct transfer of goods to the Islamic State forces by the countries and companies.

Apr 26, 2016, 18:04 PM IST
Alarming! Components made by Indian companies used in Islamic State bombs: Report

Alarming! Components made by Indian companies used in Islamic State bombs: Report

The EU report said that the components were legally exported under government-issued licences from India to entities in Lebanon and Turkey.

Feb 25, 2016, 16:34 PM IST
Islamic State bomb supply chain includes firms in 20 countries: Report

Islamic State bomb supply chain includes firms in 20 countries: Report

IEDs are now being produced on a "quasi-industrial scale" by ISIS.

Feb 25, 2016, 09:49 AM IST

Women cops being trained in disposing IEDs to combat Naxals

The training centre transforms a police personnel into a commando in 45 days who can take on Naxalites in a rough terrain.

Nov 06, 2015, 11:21 AM IST

Three high intensity IEDs recovered in Gaya district

The security forces on Monday recovered three high intensity Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) from roadside in Bihar's Naxal-affected Gaya, a senior police officer said.

Aug 10, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Three high intensity IEDs recovered in Bihar's Gaya district

Gaya, Aug 10 (PTI) The security forces today recovered three high intensity Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) from roadside in Bihar's naxal-affected Gaya, a senior police officer said.

Aug 10, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

Gurdaspur terrorists also planned to attack civil lines

The three terrorists, who struck at several places in Punjab's Gurdaspur yesterday, had plans to attack the civil lines area in the district headquarter town besides Dina Nagar police station, investigators said on Tuesday.

Jul 28, 2015, 19:54 PM IST

12 IEDs defused in Bihar

Twelve improvised explosive devices (IEDs), which were recovered from a lodge here, were on Friday defused, an official said. Police suspect that the explosives belong to Maoists.

Jul 10, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

Four IEDs recovered from bus in Assam

Four improvised explosive devices (IED), suspected to belong to the ULFA-Independent, were recovered from a night passenger bus in Tinsukia district, a police official said on Saturday.

Jul 04, 2015, 14:37 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of the tragic Manipur militant ambush

In a tragic incident, 18 jawans of the Indian Army were killed and 11 others injured in an ambush by militants in the Chandel district of Manipur on Thursday.

Jun 04, 2015, 23:20 PM IST

Militant hideout busted in Sopore in J&K, arms cache seized

Security forces on Tuesday busted a militant hideout in Sopore area of Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir, recovering a cache of arms and ammunition including 33 Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and 44 grenades.

May 12, 2015, 21:43 PM IST

Roadside bomb kills eight Afghan civilians: Officials

At least eight civilians including women and children were killed when their van struck a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, officials said.

Jan 20, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

12 Assam Rifles personnel injured in militant attack in Manipur

At least 12 Assam Rifles personnel were injured in an IED attack by unidentified militants at Kambiron in Manipur's interior Tamenglong district, official sources said on Wednesday.

Nov 19, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Rs one crore bounty on top Naxal leaders: CRPF

Government has decided to announce a cash reward of Rs one crore on the head of top Naxal leaders and for informers who provide information about their whereabouts.

Aug 29, 2014, 22:34 PM IST

CRPF seizes IEDs, 30 kg explosives in Chhattisgarh

The recovery was made Wednesday evening from the Narayanpur district adjoining Bastar and Bijapur districts in southern Bastar region.

Nov 07, 2013, 18:47 PM IST

Three Maoists arrested in Odisha

Three Maoists, including an armed woman, were arrested by security personnel in two separate operations in Odisha`s Koraput district, police said on Sunday.

Sep 29, 2013, 22:57 PM IST

Hyderabad blasts: IED used in twin blasts, says DGP

Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were used in the two bomb blasts which were acts of terror and were aimed at causing maximum damage, Andhra Pradesh DGP V Dinesh Reddy said on Thursday night.

Feb 22, 2013, 00:10 AM IST

ULFA militant killed in Tinsukia

A suspected militant belonging to the anti-talk faction of ULFA was killed during a joint operation launched by the Army and police in upper Assam`s Tinsukia district on Sunday.

Jan 20, 2013, 19:07 PM IST