Bombers

Show of force: US military flies 2 Air Force bombers over Korean peninsula

Show of force: US military flies 2 Air Force bombers over Korean peninsula

The South Korean military said this was part of a regular exercise to bolster military defences 

Oct 11, 2017, 07:10 AM IST

Russia sends nuclear-capable bombers on mission near South Korea, Japan

Russia`s Defence Ministry said in a statement the Tupolev-95MS bombers, code named "Bears" by NATO, flew over neutral waters and were accompanied by Russian Sukhoi-35S fighter jets and A-50 early warning and control aircraft.

Aug 24, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

China says it is vigilant as two U.S. bombers fly over South China Sea

The U.S. military conducts such "freedom of navigation" patrols to show China it is not entitled to territorial waters there, U.S. officials said at the time.

Jun 09, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
China puts bombers on 'high alert' amid tensions in Korean peninsula

China puts bombers on 'high alert' amid tensions in Korean peninsula

China on Wednesday put its land-attack, cruise-missile-capable bombers "on high alert" and the US sees it as evidence that Beijing is preparing to respond to a potential situation in North Korea, a US defense official told CNN.

Apr 21, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
Istanbul airport bombers planned hostage-taking: Report

Istanbul airport bombers planned hostage-taking: Report

The three suicide attackers in Istanbul`s main international airport are believed to have been planning to take dozens of people hostage.

Jul 01, 2016, 14:41 PM IST
China's new Rocket Force may include nuke submarines, bombers

China's new Rocket Force may include nuke submarines, bombers

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) kicked off the new year with a major revamp of its 2.3 million-strong military, elevating the status of strategic missile force to be placed along with army, navy and air force.

Jan 11, 2016, 18:39 PM IST

Despite heavy US airstrikes, IS threat persists

In measuring progress in the American-led air war against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, numbers tell one story but results tell another.

Nov 19, 2015, 03:59 AM IST

Two suspected bombers lynched and burned in Mali: Sources

Two suspected bombers were lynched and burned by a mob in northern Mali`s largest town on Saturday, security sources told AFP.

Mar 08, 2015, 07:15 AM IST

Suspected bomber of Nigerian medical school arrested

A man suspected of bombing a medical school in Nigeria`s northwestern state of Kano was arrested immediately after the attack, which killed at least eight people, police officials said Tuesday.

Jun 24, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

Look chic with bomber jacket

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Apr 15, 2014, 20:35 PM IST

Troops blow up bombers in north Nigeria, 21 dead

Multiple explosions blasted near an oil depot outside the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri Tuesday and the military said soldiers blew up three vehicles laden with explosives.

Apr 02, 2014, 03:18 AM IST

Singapore, Indonesia in row over marines dressed as bombers

A fresh diplomatic row has erupted between Singapore and Indonesia over a 1965 bombing in the city-state, after the Indonesian navy dressed two marines as the perpetrators at a defence exhibition.

Mar 21, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

Army hunts northern Nigeria bombers

Security forces hunted for the perpetrators of bombings that has left at least 30 dead in 2 days.

Jun 29, 2011, 13:10 PM IST

Suicide bombers kill 4 police in east Afghanistan

Two suicide bombers dressed as policemen killed four police in a brazen attack on a training center on Saturday, officials said, the second clash in Afghanistan`s volatile east within hours.

Nov 27, 2010, 22:09 PM IST

London bombers may have changed attack date: 7/7 inquests

Four suicide bombers who killed 52 innocent people in the July 7, 2005 London attacks may have been planning to strike the day before, inquests into the deaths heard Monday.

Oct 11, 2010, 23:40 PM IST

One of the Karachi bombers hailed from Pak tribal belt: Malik

One of the two Taliban suicide
bombers, who struck the shrine of Sufi saint Abdullah Shah Ghazi in Karachi killing 10 people, hailed from Pakistan`s
volatile tribal belt.

Oct 08, 2010, 20:09 PM IST

Canada intercepts two Russian bombers

Fighter jets were scrambled to
intercept two Russian bombers in the Arctic as they approached
Canadian airspace on the eve of an Arctic visit from Canada`s
prime minister.

Aug 25, 2010, 22:20 PM IST

Four NDFB bombers linked to Assam blasts held

Four members of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB), directly involved in the October 2008 serial explosions in Assam, have been arrested in separate raids by the CBI sleuths, officials said Friday.

May 28, 2010, 11:08 AM IST

Suicide bombers blow themselves up in Pakistan

Two suspected suicide bombers
blew themselves up when they were intercepted by police in
Pakistan`s restive northwest on Friday, officials said.

Apr 09, 2010, 22:52 PM IST

Moscow Metro bombers trained at Vedensky camp

Two women, who staged the Moscow
Metro attack, were part of a suicide bombing school which has
sprouted on the European soil in the jungles of Vedensky area
of Chechen, where recruits are lured through Internet.

Apr 01, 2010, 18:19 PM IST