NW Railway gears up for fog season

Preparing itself for the fog season this winter, the North Western Railways has put in place a host of measures like installing anti-fog devices in trains, LED-based signboards, and global positioning system-based signals to ensure safe and secure train operations.

Nov 21, 2014, 00:58 AM IST

Big haul of explosives seized, three persons arrested

A huge quantity of explosives including 2,000 gelatin sticks and 195 detonators were seized and three persons arrested from Rohtas district in Bihar, police said on Saturday.

Aug 31, 2014, 01:23 AM IST

Detonator case: Rajasthan scrap dealer on the run

A police team from Ghaziabad, which had gone to Kota in Rajasthan to arrest a scrap dealer in connection with the detonator case, is still unable to trace him, a police officer said on Thursday.

May 23, 2014, 01:10 AM IST

CRPF seizes 3,400kgs of ammonium nitrate

Security forces have seized 3,400-kgs of ammonium nitrate-- used for making IEDs and explosives-- and detonators during an anti-Naxal operation in Bihar`s Rohtas district.

Feb 17, 2014, 16:52 PM IST

Odisha judge gets used bullets, detonator in parcel

A judge in Odisha received a parcel containing a threat letter, two used bullets and an obsolete detonator, police said.

Nov 05, 2013, 20:57 PM IST

Over 1900 detonators recovered before Karnataka Assembly polls

More than 1900 detonators were recovered on Thursday by CISF from Kolar district of poll-bound Karnataka after a bus was intercepted along the state`s border.

May 02, 2013, 18:18 PM IST

Man held for planting detonator on rail track

Police arrested a 37-year-old man who was suspected to have planted a crude explosive device on the rail track near Piravom Road station.

Aug 25, 2012, 13:08 PM IST

Puri: One cop dead, 4 injured while defusing bomb

A policeman was killed and four others including two civilians, were injured while defusing bombs earlier seized from a village in Odisha`s Puri district.

Jun 10, 2012, 21:33 PM IST

One killed, two injured in mine-blast near Indore

One person was killed and two others
were injured in a mine blast at Pivday-ki-Tekari near here
yesterday, police said on Friday.

Jul 22, 2011, 20:51 PM IST

Suspicious package was `dummy bomb`: German minister

A suspicious package intercepted
at the Windhoek airport in Namibia shortly before being loaded
on a flight bound for Germany was a "dummy bomb" to test the
security measures at the airport.

Nov 19, 2010, 21:35 PM IST

RDX, detonator, heroin smuggled from Pak seized in Amritsar

Five smugglers were arrested by the Punjab police here and six kg of RDX, two kg of heroin, 20 detonators and 10 timer devices were seized from their possession.

Jun 10, 2010, 13:02 PM IST

One arrested, detonator and gelatin sticks seized in TN

The police on Tuesday recovered
explosive materials, including detonators and gelatin sticks,
from a house and arrested one person in this connection near

Apr 06, 2010, 18:12 PM IST

BSF DG receives parcel with detonator; no explosives detected

A mysterious parcel with pieces
of detonator was received by the office of Director General
Border Security Force here on Friday setting alarm bells ringing
in the security machinery here.

Feb 26, 2010, 20:03 PM IST