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Powerful grenade found in Manipur secretariat


September 12th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 12 (IANS) A powerful grenade was recovered Wednesday from inside the high-security zone of the Manipur secretariat, police said.The explosive, wrapped in a piece of cloth, was found ... Read more...

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10 killed, 40 hurt in Pakistan car bombing (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and 40 injured in a car bomb blast that ripped through a market area Monday in Pakistan's northwest tribal region ... Read more...

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9 killed in Peshawar bomb blast (Second Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS) At least nine people including two children were killed and over 20 others injured in a bomb blast in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar Friday evening, ... Read more...

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Train bombing attempt foiled in Pakistan


August 20th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 20 (IANS) Hundreds of lives were saved when an attempt to blow up a passenger train in Pakistan was foiled after the train engineer spotted some suspicious material ... Read more...

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Child injured in high-tension cable explosion near Pune


August 17th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 17 (IANS) A five-year-old child sustained minor injuries when a high-tension wire exploded in Pimpri-Chinchwad city near Pune Friday, police said.According to police control, the explosion followed a ... Read more...

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Four crude bombs found in Lucknow court premises


August 9th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 9 (IANS) Four crude bombs were recovered in the civil court complex here Thursday, police said.The bombs, called 'sutli bombs', were recovered from a flask that was lying ... Read more...

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130 landmines recovered in Jharkhand


August 4th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 4 (IANS) In a joint operation with paramilitary troopers, Jharkhand Police recovered 130 landmines Saturday from the state's Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharsawan district, police said."On a tip-off, the landmines ... Read more...

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Post Pune, police check Anna fast venue


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) A day after the Pune serial blasts, explosive experts Thursday examined the venue here where social activist Anna Hazare and his colleagues are on ... Read more...

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Two injured in Karachi blast near Chinese consulate (Lead)


July 23rd, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) Two people were injured when a bomb exploded near the Chinese consulate in Karachi's upmarket Clifton area Monday.The blast took place around 11.30 a.m.The bomb was ... Read more...

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Bomb blast averted in Karachi


July 20th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 20 (IANS) A bomb weighing 13 kg was found near a road here in this Pakistani port city Friday, and was defused by a bomb disposal squad.The explosive ... Read more...

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Five die in Quetta blast (Lead)


July 13th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 13 (IANS) An Awami National Party (ANP) leader was among five people who were killed Friday in a massive explosion that rocked a market in Pakistan's Quetta city, ... Read more...

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CRPF troopers defuse bomb on Jammu-Srinagar highway


July 12th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 12 (IANS) Alert troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Thursday averted a major tragedy on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway by timely detecting and defusing an improvised ... Read more...

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Bomb scare hits rail services in Bangladesh


July 7th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 7 (IANS) Train services on two routes in northwest Bangladesh were suspended Saturday after a bomb-like object was found lying on a rail track in Dinajpur, along the ... Read more...

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One hurt in blast at Kolkata hospital


June 30th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 30 (IANS) One person was injured Saturday in a blast at a state-run hospital here, said an official.The blast occurred in the National Medical College and Hospital (NMCH) ... Read more...

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Bomb defused near Jammu (Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 28 (IANS) The police in Jammu and Kashmir Thursday detected and defused a timebomb in a briefcase near a petrol pump in the Ranbir Singh Pura area, ... Read more...

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Bomb diffused near Jammu


June 28th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 28 (IANS) The police in Jammu and Kashmir Thursday detected and diffused a timebomb in a briefcase near a petrol pump in the Ranbir Singh Pura ... Read more...

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Four dead, over 40 injured in two blasts in Pakistan


June 21st, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 42 others injured in two separate blasts in Pakistan Thursday, Xinhua reported.Three people, including two children, were killed and ... Read more...

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Four killed, over 50 wounded in Pakistan bombing (Second Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) At least four university pupils were killed and more than 50 other people injured Monday when a bomb fixed to a car exploded and hit ... Read more...

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Explosive-laden car detected in Srinagar


May 17th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 17 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted with the timely detection of an explosive-laden car here Thursday evening, police said.The abandoned Maruti 800 car was detected in Chanapora ... Read more...

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Pakistani politician escapes bid on life, cop killed (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 1:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) One policeman died in northwest Pakistan Saturday when a suicide bomber attacked a convoy carrying a local politician.Aftab Ahmad Sherpao was returning from a public ... Read more...

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Pakistani politician survives suicide attack (Second Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 3 (IANS) A Pakistani politician had a miraculous escape but a policeman was killed and eight people were injured Saturday when a Taliban suicide bomber blew himself ... Read more...

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Three cops, 3 rebels killed in Peshawar suicide attack (Second Lead)


February 24th, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Three policemen were killed and six others injured Friday when three heavily armed suicide attackers went on a shooting spree and hurled grenades at a police ... Read more...

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Three killed in suicide attack at Pakistan police station (Lead)


February 24th, 2012 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Three policemen were killed and six injured Friday when three heavily armed suicide attackers went on a shooting spree and lobbed grenades at a police station ... Read more...

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15 dead, over 30 hurt in Pakistan blast (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 23 (IANS) At least 15 people, including two children, were killed and over 30 injured Thursday when a massive explosion ripped through a bus stop in Pakistan's northwestern ... Read more...

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Smashed windows, burnt car and barricades at blast site


February 14th, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Windows and mirrors shattered, its bonnet uprooted, engine burnt black and its colour unrecognizable... the Toyota Innova car of the Israeli embassy was badly ... Read more...

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Ten injured in grenade attack at Imran’s rally


February 10th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Ten people, including four police personnel, were injured in a grenade attack and firing at a rally of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan in Swabi area of Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Terrorist, policeman killed in Pakistan gun-battle


January 28th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 28 (IANS) A policeman and a suicide bomber were killed in a gun-battle Saturday in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, a media report said.Another police official was injured when ... Read more...

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Bomb scare at Taj Mahal


January 4th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 4 (IANS) An anonymous telephonic warning forced security forces to comb the Taj Mahal for a hidden bomb Wednesday afternoon, but it proved to be a hoax call.Police ... Read more...

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40 KG IED recovered in Jharkhand


January 3rd, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
India-Terrorism40 KG IED recovered in JharkhandRanchi, Jan 03 (IANS): Police recovered a 40 Kg IED planted by Maoist on non tarred road in Jharkhand's Khuti district on Tuesday, police said.The security ... Read more...

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Bombs found in Chhattisgarh’s Maoist heartland


January 1st, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 1 (IANS) Two bombs of 40 kg each were recovered Sunday from Chhattisgarh's Maoist insurgency-hit Bastar region, police said.Officials at police headquarters here said the bombs were placed ... Read more...

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Six bombs recovered from Pakistan blast site


December 31st, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 31 (IANS) Six bombs have been recovered from the site in Pakistan's Quetta city where a car bombing took place Friday night killing at least 13 people, ... Read more...

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15 killed in Pakistan’s Quetta city blast


December 31st, 2011 - 4:22 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 31 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and over 20 wounded after a blast hit Pakistan's Quetta city Friday, said police sources and media reports.The toll ... Read more...

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13 killed, 21 injured in Pakistan car bombing (Lead)


December 31st, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and 21 injured Friday evening in a powerful car bombing in Pakistan's Quetta city, media reports said.The blast took ... Read more...

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Crude bomb found in Agra


December 18th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 18 (IANS) A crude bomb was recovered from a roadside eating joint in the Taj city, police said Sunday.The bomb was found in a roadside dhaba in Terhi ... Read more...

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Five landmines recovered in Jharkhand


December 16th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 16 (IANS) Five landmines kept in two sacks were recovered from Jharkhand's Ramgarh district Friday, police said.According to police, the two sacks were found by villagers on ... Read more...

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