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Pune: Lovestruck romeo puts up 300 'I am sorry' hoardings for girlfriend

The hoardings soon caught the attention of the local residents who informed the civic body.

Aug 18, 2018, 22:37 PM IST

Why faces on roadside billboards distract you

 If you get distracted by a pretty face that floats into your field of view at workplace or while driving, do not feel guilty. Getting distracted by a face is natural so much so that even facial expressions can cause distraction, a new study finds.

Oct 09, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Pak roadside blasts kill one soldier, 3 injured

At least one Pakistan soldier was killed today while another soldier and two civilians injured when two bombs planted on the roadside exploded, military said.

May 18, 2014, 12:39 PM IST

Three killed, six injured in Afghanistan blasts

Three people were killed and six others wounded in two blasts in Afghanistan Sunday, authorities said.

May 04, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

Two roadside bombs kill 4 in eastern Afghanistan

An Afghan police chief says two
separate roadside bomb attacks have killed four private
security guards escorting supply convoys travelling to a NATO
base in eastern Afghanistan.

Jun 18, 2011, 15:56 PM IST

Roadside bomb in Mogadishu kills six

A roadside bomb explosion in
Mogadishu on Tuesday killed at least six people, five of them
Somali government soldiers, officials and witnesses said.

Jun 09, 2010, 18:00 PM IST

Roadside bomb kills 12 civilians in Afghanistan

A roadside bomb struck a passenger van in southeast Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing 12 civilians, a local official said.

Apr 28, 2010, 16:52 PM IST

Roadside bomb, gunmen kill 4 in Baghdad

Iraqi officials say a roadside bomb and a gun attack have killed four people and wounded seven others in Baghdad.

Mar 19, 2010, 18:44 PM IST

Five Afghans dead in roadside bombing: Police

Five people have been killed by a
roadside bomb in a region of western Afghanistan under Taliban
control, local police said on Friday.

Jan 01, 2010, 23:59 PM IST

Roadside bombs kill 4 US soldiers in Iraq

Four US soldiers were killed by roadside bombs Tuesday, the deadliest day for American forces in Iraq since combat troops pulled back from urban areas more than two months ago.

Sep 09, 2009, 10:47 AM IST

Roadside bomb kills 12 in Afghanistan`s west

A Taliban roadside bomb killed at least 12 people Monday in a key commercial city in western Afghanistan, officials said, amid worsening security before a presidential poll this month.

Aug 04, 2009, 09:59 AM IST