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Five injured in Assam blast


September 6th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sept 6 (IANS) Five people, including two security personnel, were injured in a blast triggered by suspected militants in Assam's Tinsukia district Thursday evening, police said.Inspector General of Police ... Read more...

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Two security personnel injured in Imphal blast


September 5th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 5 (IANS) Two Assam Rifles personnel were injured in a powerful blast by suspected militants in the Keisampat area here early Wednesday.Police suspect that an Improvised Explosive Device ... 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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Explosives, arms found in Assam


May 17th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, May 17 (IANS) An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and some arms and ammunition were recovered in Assam Thursday.Security forces found the IED near the Aideubari tea estate near Sonari ... Read more...

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Garo rebels target police party, no casualties


April 27th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 26 (IANS) A police team in Meghalaya Thursday had a narrow escape when Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels triggered an improvised explosive device (IED) at Dagi Teksragre ... Read more...

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Arms seized in Assam, three arrested


March 27th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 27 (IANS) Security forces in Assam have seized arms and ammunition and arrested three people in two separate incidents in the state Tuesday, officials said.While the first incident ... Read more...

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One injured in Peshawar blast


February 24th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 24 (IANS) A suspected terrorist was injured Friday when the bomb he was planting blew up in Peshawar, a media report said.The bomb blast took place barely hours ... 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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3 ISAF personnel killed in eastern Afghanistan


December 4th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 3 (IANS) Three NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service members were killed in an attack in eastern Afghanistan Saturday, reported Xihua, citing an ISAF press release.... Read more...

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Army defuses 5 kg bomb on Kashmir roadside


November 17th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 17 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted Thursday when an improvised explosive device (IED) planted by the roadside was defused by the army in Kupwara district of Jammu ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills police chief in southern Afghanistan


November 8th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by BNO News
LASHKARGAH, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A district police chief was among three people killed on late Sunday afternoon as a result of a roadside bomb attack in southern Afghanistan, officials confirmed on ... Read more...

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Maoist ambush kills three cops in Bastar


October 21st, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 21 (IANS) Three policemen were killed on the spot Friday in an ambush by the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) in the insurgency-hit Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, ... Read more...

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Gunfight as Garo rebels ambush police team


September 27th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 27 (IANS) A fierce gun-battle ensued in Meghalaya's restive South Garo Hills district Tuesday after Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels ambushed a police team. No casualty ... Read more...

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Two dead, 100 injured in Afghan suicide bombing


September 11th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 11 (IANS) At least two Afghan civilians were killed and over 100 people, including personnel of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), were injured in a ... Read more...

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Five die in Afghanistan blast


September 11th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 11 (IANS) Five civilians were killed when their car ran over an improvised explosive device (IED) in northern Afghanistan's Kunduz province, police said Sunday. The car went ... Read more...

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18 Afghan civilians killed in blast (Lead)


July 29th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 29 (IANS) Eighteen civilians were killed in a massive explosion when their mini-bus ran over a roadside bomb Friday morning in Afghanistan's Helmand province, police said.The incident ... Read more...

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Guerrillas open fire in cop’s home in Kashmir


July 19th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) A policeman was critically injured when separatist guerrillas barged into his home in a village in Jammu and Kashmir and opened fire, police said Tuesday.Fareed Ahmad ... Read more...

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Maoist held, bomb defused in Jharkhand


May 28th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 28 (IANS) A Maoist was arrested and a bomb packed with 20 kg explosive was recovered and defused in two separate incidents in Jharkhand's Khuti district Saturday, ... Read more...

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Bomb maker’s plea to sit for engineering exam disallowed


May 6th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 6 (IANS) A request by a 22-year-old engineering student, accused of making a bomb for a right wing Hindu group, to appear for his college examination has been ... Read more...

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Qaeda to target UK-bound flights with undetectable chemical explosives from Pakistan


April 23rd, 2011 - 11:03 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 23(ANI): Al Qaeda is planning to target UK-bound flights taking off from Pakistani airports, using undetectable chemical explosives available in liquid form, according to a report.An intelligence agency has reported ... Read more...

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Saudi man in US custody for terror plot


February 25th, 2011 - 8:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) A Saudi Arabia-origin man has been arrested in the US state of Texas on charges of plotting terrorist attacks with weapons of mass destruction, the US justice department ... Read more...

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Remote-controlled bomb kills cop, wounds three others in Peshawar


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 23(ANI): A remote-controlled bomb exploded near a police van in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar on Sunday, killing one constable and injuring three others, including a passer-by.According to police, the ... Read more...

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50 kg IED recovered in Jharkhand


January 4th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 4 (IANS) Averting a major tragedy, police recovered a 50 kg improvised explosive device (IED) during anti-Maoist operations in Jharkhand's Latehar district Tuesday.The IED bomb, planted beneath the road, ... Read more...

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Three killed in Kabul suicide bombing


November 12th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Nov 12 (IANS) Three people, including the attacker, were killed and four others were injured Friday in a suicide bomb attack near a military camp in Kabul, Xinhua reported.A vehicle-borne attacker ... Read more...

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Bihar police chief says third phase of assembly polls peaceful


October 29th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Oct. 29 (ANI): Bihar's Director-General of Police Neelmani has said that the third phase of polls in the state was by and large peaceful."Barring a few sporadic incidents, the third phase ... Read more...

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Police foil Maoist bid to blow up Aurangabad District school


October 29th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Aurangabad (Bihar), Oct. 29 (ANI): Police in Bihar's Aurangabad District foiled a Maoist bid to blow up a school building on Thursday.Police said the Maoists had planted an improvised explosive device (IED) ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir police defuse explosive device in Srinagar


October 18th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct.18 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir police detected an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) outside a police control room and defused it here on Monday.The device was recovered minutes before a ... Read more...

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Timely detection of IED averts tragedy in Srinagar (Second Lead)


October 18th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 18 (IANS) Alert security guards foiled a terror attack Monday when they detected an improvised explosive device (IED) planted outside a police control room in this Jammu and Kashmir summer ... Read more...

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IED detected in Srinagar, defused (Lead)


October 18th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 18 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Monday when an improvised explosive device (IED) was detected outside a police control room and defused, ... Read more...

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IED found in Srinagar, defused


October 18th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 18 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Monday when an improvised explosive device (IED) was detected outside a police station and defused, police ... Read more...

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‘Blade of water’ to destroy improvised explosive devices


September 15th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) A device that shoots a blade of water capable of cutting through steel will help soldiers disable improvised explosive device or IEDs. Sandia National Labs developed the Stingray, ... Read more...

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Shahzad a ‘Hybrid Terrorist’, who worked alone but got inspiration from Pak Taliban


June 2nd, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.2 (ANI): As the US agencies continue their investigations to probe the failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad's links with Pakistani extremist groups, indications are that he is a "hybrid ... Read more...

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‘May witnessed high number of violent attacks by CPI (Maoists)’


June 1st, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday said the month of May witnessed a big number of violent attacks by the Communist Party of India (Maoists) ... Read more...

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60 Minutes’ Byron Pitts spends two days with the Afghanistan bomb-hunting unit


May 31st, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kabul, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 60 Minutes’ reporter Byron Pitts spend a couple of days with the bomb hunting unit in Afghanistan in order to get a real picture of the whole ... Read more...

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Byron Pitts Brings Afghanistan Bomb-Squad Video To America


May 31st, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Byron Pitts has given the United States its first real taste of the war scenario in Afghanistan. The 60 Minutes journalist's report on the bomb-hunting unit ... Read more...

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