Landmine Blast

Four soldiers injured in landmine blast along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri

At least four soldiers were injured in a landmine blast on Friday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. A Lieutenant was also injured in the incident that took place in Nowshera town of the district.

Jan 03, 2020, 17:56 PM IST

11 pilgrims killed as landmine explodes in Afghanistan

At least 11 pilgrims including seven children were killed and on Monday when their vehicle set off a landmine in southern Afghanistan, local government and health officials said.

Jul 15, 2019, 21:52 PM IST

Seven securitymen injured in landmine blast in Jharkhand

Seven securitymen were injured on Thursday in a landmine blast triggered by Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand`s Latehar district, police said.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Maharashtra: C-60 commando killed in landmine blast triggered by Naxalites

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis condoled the killing of the jawan in the attack.

May 04, 2017, 19:53 PM IST

Probe begins into Odisha landmine blast

The Odisha Police on Thursday began probe into the landmine blast in Koraput district, in which at least eight policemen and five others were injured.

Feb 02, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

Odisha blast toll rises to 8

The body of Odisha State Armed Police official Tulasiram Majhi, who went missing after the blast, was found on Thursday morning.

Feb 02, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

Seven policemen killed in landmine blast in Odisha

At least seven police personnel were killed and five injured in a landmine blast triggered by suspected Maoists in Odisha's Koraput district on Wednesday, police said.

Feb 01, 2017, 23:32 PM IST

Maoist kill four police in Odisha

A landmine blast killed four policemen in southeastern India on Wednesday, a senior officer said, with Maoists suspected of being behind the latest attack in the restive region.

Feb 01, 2017, 22:31 PM IST

Four security personnel injured in Jharkhand landmine blast

At least four security personnel were injured on Friday when Maoist guerrillas detonated a landmine in Garwah district of Jharkhand.

Jan 13, 2017, 14:04 PM IST

Soldier of 21 Punjab Regiment injured in landmine blast on LoC

A soldier was injured in a landmine explosion on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district on Monday, police said.

Dec 19, 2016, 23:37 PM IST

Bihar announces Rs 25 lakh for each of 10 CRPF personnel killed

The Bihar government has announced a compensation package for the CRPF personnel who were killed the previous day in a landmine blast by Maoists in Aurangabad district, an official said on Tuesday.

Jul 19, 2016, 17:59 PM IST

Three French soldiers die in Mali mine blast

Three French peacekeeping soldiers died after their armoured car ran over a landmine in Mali, the French presidency said Wednesday.

Apr 13, 2016, 13:24 PM IST

Information on troop movement in Dantewada was leaked: CRPF

Seven CRPF men were killed on Wednesday in a deadly landmine blast carried out by Naxals in Dantewada district.

Mar 31, 2016, 11:45 AM IST

Maoists trigger land-mine blast in Jharkhand; seven dead, six injured

At least seven policemen were killed and six others were injured in a Maoist land-mine blast in Chattarpur area of Palamu in Jharkhand.

Jan 28, 2016, 09:11 AM IST

Salute to the man who cut off his own leg during 1971 war

Major General Ian Cardozo was injured in the battle of Sylhet in Bangladesh in the 1971 war with Pakistan when he stepped on a landmine.

Dec 16, 2015, 20:08 PM IST

Chhattisgarh landmine blast: Police jawan killed, another critical

A police jawan was on Wednesday killed and another personnel critically injured in a landmine blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, as the rebels struck on the first day of the Peoples' Liberation Guerrilla Army week observed by CPI (Maoist).

Dec 02, 2015, 12:38 PM IST

Suspected Maoist IED unearthed by CRPF in Chhattisgarh

A powerful improvised explosive device (IED) weighing 50 kg, suspected to have been planted by insurgents of the outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist), was unearthed by security forces from a road in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district, a police official said here on Monday.

Sep 21, 2015, 21:52 PM IST

Odisha: Three jawans killed in Maoist ambush in Malkangiri

At least three jawans of the Border Security Force (BSF) were killed on Wednesday morning when Maoists ambushed their patrol party in Odisha.


Aug 26, 2015, 12:52 PM IST

Landmine blast kills Saudi officer on Yemen border

A landmine blast on the Saudi-Yemen border has claimed the life of a senior Saudi officer, the coalition carrying out air strikes on rebels in Yemen said on Thursday.

Jun 18, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Army jawan injured in landmine blast in Jammu

An Army jawan was injured in a landmine blast near the Line of Control (LoC) in Akhnoor belt of Jammu district.

May 29, 2015, 11:17 AM IST