culvert

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...

Posted in National |

Jordan Landon survives for two days in a car wreck with his dead father


November 16th, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 9-year-old miraculously survived in a wrecked car for two days after a crash that killed his father. Jordan Landon was found inside the wreckage and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Six passengers die in Bengal accident


August 20th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 20 (IANS) Six passengers were killed and 18 others were injured when an over-speeding bus overturned and then fell into a culvert in West Bengal's Nadia district Saturday, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Four killed in Assam, witchcraft suspected


June 21st, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 21 (IANS) Four members of a tribal family were found killed and their faces and bodies burnt with acid in Assam Tuesday. Police suspect the murders to be ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

25 kg bomb recovered in Chhattisgarh


June 14th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 14 (IANS) Police in Chhattisgarh Tuesday recovered a 25 kg bomb kept under a culvert to target a police convoy scheduled to pass over it later in the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

10 Chhattisgarh cops killed in Maoist attack (Second Lead)


June 10th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 10 (IANS) In yet another attack, 10 policemen were killed and three sustained injuries in a powerful landmine blast triggered by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's restive Bastar region, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Lone surviving cop of Maoist attack seeks revenge


June 6th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 6 (IANS) Holaram Sahu, the lone Chhattisgarh policeman who survived the May 23 Maoist attack on a state police team, Monday resumed his service after recovering from his ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Chhattisgarh’s wounded cop found a week after Maoist ambush


May 30th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 30 (IANS) The lone policeman who was declared missing after Maoists ambushed a 10-member police squad near the Chhattisgarh-Orissa border last week was found lying unconscious near the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists blow up police vehicle in Chhattisgarh


May 10th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 10 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas blew up a police vehicle in the restive Bastar district of Chhattisgarh Tuesday, police said, adding there were no casualties."A powerful blast ripped through ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Tribals in Orissa village demanding construction of roads to nearby towns


April 3rd, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneshwar, Apr 3(ANI): Tribals residing in Kaneda village of Maoist-affected Gajapati district in Orissa are demanding construction of a road to connect them to the nearby towns and cities.Jaganath, a local, said ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Maoists kill schoolteacher in West Bengal


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jhargram (West Bengal), Apr 2(ANI): Maoist rebels killed a schoolteacher in West Bengal's West Midnapore district on Saturday.Parbat Mahato (42), a worker of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)'s youth wing, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Forest official killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh (Third Lead)


March 22nd, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 22 (IANS) Maoists abducted a deputy ranger-rank forest official from his residence and slit his throat in Chhattisgarh, police said Tuesday, adding they had begun combing operations to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Forest official killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh (Second Lead)


March 22nd, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 22 (IANS) Maoists abducted a deputy ranger-rank forest official from his residence and hacked him to death in Chhattisgarh, police said Tuesday, adding they had begun combing operations ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Forest official killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh (Lead)


March 22nd, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 22 (IANS) Maoists forcibly took away a forest official of the deputy ranger rank from his official residence and hacked him to death in Chhattisgarh, police said ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists kill forest official in Chhattisgarh


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 22 (IANS) Maoists forcibly took away a forest official of the deputy ranger rank from his official residence and killed him brutally in Chhattisgarh, police said Tuesday.The killing ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Four IEDs detected, defused in Kashmir


March 15th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 15 (IANS) Timely detection and disposal of four improvised explosive devices (IEDs) by police and the army Tuesday averted a major tragedy in Kashmir's Kupwara district, officials said.A ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Maoists attack under construction Bridge, labourers in Jharkhand


February 21st, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Barwadih, Feb 21 (ANI): Maoists have targeted an under construction bridge and thrashed up the labourers near Barwadih in Latehar District of Jharkhand.Ten rebels attacked Paira village and disrupted the construction of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Goods train bombed, bus attacked in Assam ahead of R-Day


January 25th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati/Imphal, Jan 25 (IANS) Tribal militants Tuesday bombed a goods train and attacked a passenger bus wounding three people in separate incidents in Assam ahead of Republic Day.The running of all night ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Indian troops save local woman from rape by Congo rebels


January 24th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Battling a group of rebels in Walikale territory in embattled Congo, Indian peace-keepers serving under the UN flag saved a local woman from being raped allegedly by ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Land mine planted by Maoists detected in Orissa


January 4th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 4 (IANS) A land mine, packed with 100 kg explosives, planted by the Maoists under a small bridge was detected by police Tuesday in Orissa's mineral-rich Jajpur district, official said.The ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists blow up ambulance, five killed (Lead)


November 28th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Nov 28 (IANS) Five people, including two women and a child, were killed when Maoists blew up the ambulance they were travelling in in Orissa's Kandhamal district, police said Sunday.The landmine ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists blow up culvert in Bihar district, one killed


November 14th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Rohtas, Nov 14 (ANI): One person, suspected to be a Naxalite, was killed as Maoists blew up a culvert at Boulia under the Nauhatta Police Station in Bihar's Rohtas District today.According to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Farmer’s Small Dog Chases And Traps Mountain Lion


November 13th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a saying that if a dog bites a lion then its no news, but if a man bites a dog, then its a news. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

After Maoist attack, poll time changed in Bihar district


October 23rd, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 23 (IANS) The fear of more Maoist violence has led the Election Commission to change the poll timing in Bihar's Sheohar district, a day after Maoist guerrillas triggered a landmine ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Security up in Bihar after Maoists kill six policemen


October 23rd, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 23 (IANS) Security was tightened in Bihar's Sheohar district Saturday, a day after Maoist guerrillas triggered a landmine blast killing six policemen ahead of the second phase of assembly elections ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Five Bihar cops killed in landmine blast (Lead)


October 23rd, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 22 (IANS) Five policemen, including an inspector, were killed and one seriously injured Friday when Maoists triggered a landmine blast in Bihar's Sheohar district, where polling is due Oct 24.The ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Five Bihar cops killed in landmine blast


October 23rd, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Oct 22 (IANS) Five policemen, including an inspector, were killed in Bihar's Sheohar district Friday when suspected Maoists triggered a landmine hidden beneath a culvert as the police vehicle passed over ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

65 die in Chhattisgarh, exact cause unknown


October 19th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 19 (IANS) At least 65 people have died of suspected water-borne diseases in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur and Dantewada districts but officials are still struggling to identify the exact cause of these ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Maoists kill three Forward Bloc activists


October 4th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 4 (IANS) Maoists shot dead three Forward Bloc activists in West Bengal's Purulia district, police said Monday.The killings took place late Sunday in Pardi village, Inspector General of Police (Western ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ohio Car Crash Captured By Trooper Dashboard Camera


August 25th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A police cruiser's dashboard camera has capture the horrific Monday morning Ohio car crash on the Interstate 675 highway. The video of the Ohio car crash ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Maoist squad member arrested in West Midnapore


August 19th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) A Maoist squad member was arrested in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Thursday, police said. "Haren Pal was an active member of Communist Party of India-Maoists' (CPI-Maoist) area commandant ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists blow up culvert in Bengal


August 13th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) Maoists triggered a landmine blast and blew up a culvert in West Bengal's West Midnapore district early Friday, police said. "A portion of the culvert between Satpati and Pirakata ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists blow up culvert in Orissa


August 4th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 4 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas blew up a road culvert in Orissa's Sundergarh district Wednesday, police said. The incident took place near Mahipani village between Bhalulata and Jaraikela village, about 30 km ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maoists trigger landmine explosion, no one injured


July 27th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 27 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas triggered a landmine explosion blowing up a culvert in West Bengal's West Midnapore district Tuesday, police said. No one was hurt. The incident occurred at Boirasole ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Suspected Maoists trigger blast in West Bengal


July 21st, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by ANI
Jhargam (West Bengal), July 21 (ANI): Suspected Maoists today blew up State Highway 4, which connects Jhargram and West Midnapore districts in West Bengal.The movement of the Joint Forces, comprising State ... Read more...

Posted in National |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe