GJM supporters torch, vandalise offices on Day 1 of shutdown

GJM supporters torch, vandalise offices on Day 1 of shutdown

Six columns of army have been deployed in Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Kurseong towns since Thursday, officials said.

Jun 12, 2017, 20:19 PM IST

45 churches torched in Nigera capital in cartoon demos: Police

Forty-five churches were torched over the weekend in Niger's capital during deadly protests over the publication of a cartoon by the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, police said on Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Mexican students torch trucks after 43 feared killed

Protesters torched several trucks and tossed firebombs at a southern Mexican state government building Saturday after authorities said gang hitmen confessed to slaughtering 43 students in a case that angered the nation.

Nov 09, 2014, 07:09 AM IST

Lanka deploys forces after Muslim store torched by Buddhist monks

A mob, including Buddhist monks, allegedly stoned and set afire a Muslim-owned business in Sri Lanka in the latest attacks directed against the minority.

Mar 29, 2013, 21:26 PM IST

NATO trucks torched in Pakistan

The attack took place in Dasht area, near the Afghan border. There were no casualties.

Nov 20, 2011, 20:20 PM IST

11 cars torched in German capital

Police say they
are looking into a political motive behind the torching of

Aug 16, 2011, 20:48 PM IST

Moradabad violence: DIG injured, jeep torched

A Deputy Inspector General of
Uttar Pradesh Police was injured when an irate mob, protesting
alleged police misbehaviour with women, indulged in arson and
brickbatting in a village here this afternoon.

Jul 06, 2011, 18:26 PM IST

British, Italian missions torched as Gaddafi son killed

Demonstrators torched British and Italian missions in Tripoli after Gaddafi`s son was killed in a Nato-led attack.

May 02, 2011, 12:37 PM IST

Orissa: Steel plant DGM`s car set ablaze, dies of burns

R S Roy, deputy general manager (Operations) of
Graphite India Ltd-Powmex steel division succumbed to burn injuries, as some suspended workers set his car on fire.

Mar 03, 2011, 23:18 PM IST

Seven iron ore-laden trucks torched by Naxals in Chhattisgarh

The trucks were transporting iron ore from mines of Bailadila to Visakhapatnam when stopped by armed Maoists.

Sep 17, 2010, 23:27 PM IST

Agra tense after 25 shops torched

Tension gripped the fort area of Agra city as two groups clashed Sunday afternoon soon after more than 25 shops were torched in an arson attack, police said. There were no casualties.

Apr 25, 2010, 18:27 PM IST