US to sell bombs to Israel, helicopters to Saudis

The United States said Wednesday it plans to sell thousands of bombs and missiles to Israel as well as 10 Seahawk helicopters to Saudi Arabia, in deals worth about $1.9 billion each, officials said Wednesday.

Bombs target courthouses in two Egyptian cities

Egyptian security officials say bombs have targeted courthouses in two cities, wounding two people in what could be retaliation for the sentencing to death of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi the day before.

Bombs hurled, 5 injured

Five persons, including a woman, were injured when a group of miscreants hurled bombs at Bansbagan area under Titagarh police station in North 24 Parganas district tonight, the police said.

61 bombs found in TMC leader's abandoned house

Police on Monday seized 61 crude bombs from an abandoned house of a local Trinamool Congress leader in Raina area of Burdwan district.

Iraq troops hunt for bombs in search for massacre dead

Iraqi soldiers use detectors to slowly sweep a grass field dotted with dirt mounds for explosives to ensure the search for people massacred by jihadists does not leave more dead.

Army diffuses 10 live bombs in Rajasthan

Army disposed of ten live bombs recovered from a junk yard at Nachana area of Jaisalmer district, a senior official said on Sunday.

Bombs found in camp for displaced people in Nigeria`s Maiduguri city

Nigerian soldiers on Saturday detonated two homemade bombs found in a camp housing people displaced by Boko Haram violence in the restive northeastern city of Maiduguri, witnesses told AFP.

IS jihadists claim deadly car bombs in eastern Libya

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Friday for car bombings in eastern Libya that killed at least 31 and wounded 40 people after security sources reported dozens dead in a triple attack.

Bombs kill 40 in Libya in apparent revenge for Egyptian air strikes

Three car bombs ripped through the eastern Libyan city of Qubbah on Friday, killing 40 people and wounding 70 in what officials described as a revenge attack for Egyptian air strikes on Islamist militant targets.

In Afghanistan's deadliest year, battles, not bombs, top killer of civilians

Battles between the Taliban and government forces were responsible for the most Afghan civilian casualties in 2014, the war’s deadliest year, surpassing roadside bombs as the leading killer for the first time, the United Nations said on Wednesday.

Agencies groping to find solutions for countering IEDs: NSG DG

 Security agencies dealing with the menace of IEDs and similar local bombs, which claimed 75 lives in the country last year, are still "groping" to obtain suitable gadgets and machines to detect their presence and triggering mechanisms, a top security official today said.

Blast in abandoned canteen, four bombs recovered Burdwan district

The police on Monday recovered four crude bombs from an abandoned canteen after a blast occurred there at a colliery in Burdwan district today.

Two bombs found in Manipur

Two powerful bombs, planted by suspected militants to attack security personnel, were recovered from a roadside area at Gelmol in Manipur, police officials said on Monday.

Bombs explode near Egyptian and UAE embassies in Libyan capital

 Bombs exploded near the Egyptian and United Arab Emirates embassies in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on Thursday but there were no reports of casualties or major damage.

Bombs hit Libyan city housing elected Parliament

A Libyan army spokesman says two car bombs have gone off in the eastern city of Tobruk, where the nation's elected parliament is temporarily located, causing casualties.

Taliban bombs kill 10 Afghan police: officials

Two Taliban bombs killed at least 10 policemen in Afghanistan on Monday, officials said, the latest attacks against the security forces who are suffering huge casualties as US-led NATO troops pull out.

Fruit flies' 'sense of smell' can help detect drugs, bombs
Fruit flies' 'sense of smell' can help detect drugs, bombs

A new study has revealed that 'sense of smell' in the fruit flies can help in detecting drugs and bombs.

Forces dropping bombs from chopper, claims maoists misinformation campaign

 

New Delhi: The Maoists have launched a misinformation campaign against the security forces saying bombs were being airdropped from helicopters at Naxal hideouts, a charge vehemently denied by the Home Ministry.

Two militants held, bombs seized in Manipur

Two militants were arrested and several powerful bombs recovered from different areas of Manipur, police said on Tuesday.

Baghdad blasts kill 10: Police

At least 10 people were killed and 29 wounded today in bomb blasts that struck two districts of Baghdad, police and hospital sources said.