Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 18:48
The United States announced on Friday that it will no longer produce or seek to acquire anti-personnel landmines, deadly weapons that the United Nations says results in many civilian casualties.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 07, 2013, 00:53
Security forces recovered six landmines during an anti-Naxal operation in Tebo jungle in adjoining West Singhbhum district, a senior police officer said.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 16:46
Two powerful landmines were recovered and a PLFI training camp destroyed following an encounter between the security personnel and ultra outfit PLFI in Jilingburu jungle of naxal-hit Khunti district, police said
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 19:29
Day after a CoBRA battalion jawan was killed in an encounter in Naxal-hit West Singhbhum district, security personnel Wednesday recovered as many as seven powerful landmines from the area.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 14:48
Prince Harry has a "bee in his bonnet" that some nations which supplied landmines are not helping with the clearance effort, a cause championed by his late mother, Princess Diana.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 10:12
An operation to clear minefields near Israel`s Red Sea port of Eilat has been successfully completed, Israel`s defence ministry announced Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 21:35
Security personnel recovered six landmines during combing operation in Maoist-affected Saranda forest under Chotanagara police station.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 21:07
Police recovered three landmines in Jharkhand`s Chatra district Wednesday and foiled the Maoists` attempt to blow up vehicles of security forces.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 03, 2013, 13:23
Two live landmines were recovered by Border Security Force jawans during anti-Maoist operation in Odisha`s Koraput district, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 14:24
Two landmines and explosives were recovered from Jharkhand`s Ramgarah district on Saturday.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 13:53
Two landmines and explosives were recovered from Jharkhand`s Ramgarah district on Saturday, police said.
Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 19:05
Three powerful landmines planted by Maoists apparently targeting the police were seized by security personnel in the district on Monday.
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