At least four Afghan policemen were killed and one was wounded in a bomb attack in Afghanistan, an official said Wednesday.
An army jawan was killed and two of his colleagues were injured in an attack by suspected Pakistan`s Border Action Team (BAT) which set off a mine blast and open fired on a patrol party along LoC here.
A 25-kg IED, suspected to have been planted by Naxals to target polling staff and security forces during the Lok Sabha polls, was recovered in Chhattisgarh`s Kondagaon district, police said on Friday.
A powerful IED, which was planted at a roadside, was found at Lamlai area in Imphal East district of Manipur, police said on Friday.
Detection of Crime Branch (DCB) sleuths expect to get a lot of details from Yasin Bhatkal,clues about those who supplied the deadly ammonium nitrate to make the Improvised Explosive Device(IED).
Altogether 45 Improvised Explosive Devices set serially to target the security forces were discovered near Maoist-affected Jhumra Hills.
Militants triggered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Sopore town of Baramulla district of north Kashmir, damaging a police vehicle, police said on Friday.
US President Barack Obama and the military are focused on the drawdown of some 66,000 US troops now in Afghanistan.
Australia has 1,550 troops in Afghanistan and is the largest military contributor to the US-led alliance outside NATO.
The figures also show that the number of attacks in June was the highest for any month since fighting surged in the summer of 2010.
The explosion took place in Ghor province when one of the children stepped on a "pressure-plate" bomb.
The three civilian police training contractors killed by an Afghan policeman have been identified as two Americans and a British citizen.
The bomb was reportedly packed in a cement block, and the explosive material included ball bearings, nuts and bolts.
A bus full of people struck the explosives while driving near Ghazni city, capital of the province of the same name.
Powerful IED,suspected to be planted by Paresh Barua led ULFA anti-talk faction, was recovered from backyard of a person`s house in Sibsagar district.
A GAO report recommended that US embassy in Pakistan be directed to enhance its counter-IED performance measures.
At least 3 people were killed and 26 injured after a paramilitary vehicle was attacked in Quetta city of Pakistan`s Balochistan province.
The Taliban insurgent group announced on May 02 that they would launch a spring rebel offensive from May 03 across Afghanistan.
The IED is suspected to have been hidden there by suspected anti-talk faction of ULFA.
So far this month, 40 coalition members have died in Afghanistan, bringing the year`s toll to 131.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai