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Seven Afghan children die in blast

July 25th, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 24 (IANS) Seven children died in a bomb explosion in Afghanistan Tuesday, an official said.The explosion took place in Ghor province when one of them stepped on ... Read more...

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Terror bid foiled in Pakistan

September 24th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 24 (IANS) A terror attack was foiled Saturday in Pakistan's Quetta city when residents nabbed an Afghan militant while he was planting a bomb at a hall, a ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb kills 12 civilians in Afghanistan

March 6th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by BNO News
PAKTIKA, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 12 civilians, including women and children, were killed on Sunday by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan's southeastern province of Paktika, the governor's office said.A passenger ... Read more...

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Six die in Pakistan shrine blast (Second Lead)

October 25th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 25 (IANS) At least six people were killed and eight injured Monday when a powerful blast tore through a Sufi shrine in Pakistan's Punjab province, officials said.The massive ... Read more...

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Inmates flee after blast in Afghan jail

July 19th, 2010 - 8:38 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 19 (IANS) At least 19 inmates escaped after a bomb went off at the main gate of a prison in western Afghanistan Sunday, officials said. The blast occurred around 3 a.m. ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban deny link to New York bomb plot

May 6th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 6 (DPA) Pakistani Taliban Thursday denied any link to the botched attempt to explode a car bomb in New York's landmark Times Square. Faisal Shahzad, a naturalised US citizen of ... Read more...

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Shahzad Faisal Arrested In Times Square Bombing Case

May 4th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, May 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police investigation in the Times Square failed bombing case has landed them with a suspect, who they feel might have been the one to ... Read more...

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High alert in Maharashtra after Pune attack (Lead)

February 14th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Hundreds of policemen spread across Maharashtra were Sunday randomly checking vehicles, train and bus passengers and visitors to important religious shrines and vital installations in the wake ... Read more...

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10 injured as bomb explodes while being diffused in PoK

January 27th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Muzaffarabad, Jan.27 (ANI): At least 10 persons were injured, including three policemen, when a bomb exploded while security personnel tried to diffuse it in Rawalkot district of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) on ... Read more...

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Militants target VIP residences in Manipur

September 27th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Sep 27(ANI): Two major tragedies was recently averted in Manipur, when police detected an improvised explosive device (IED) planted in a car inside the premises of Manipur Raj Bhawan and in ... Read more...

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Car bomb found at Raj Bhawan, governor safe (Lead)

September 18th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Sep 18 (IANS) A car bomb was detected parked in the Manipur Raj Bhawan Friday, foiling a well-planned terror attack that could have blown up the governor's office-cum-residence. A police spokesperson said ... Read more...

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2003 Mumbai twin blasts case: 3 convicts get death sentence

August 6th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 6 (ANI): A special Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA) court on Thursday awarded the death sentence to all three accused in the 2003 Mumbai twin blasts case.Hanif Syed ... Read more...

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Pakistan keen to help in 26/11 probe: minister

January 1st, 2009 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 1 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday said it wants to help India "wholeheartedly" in the probe into the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, but would not hand over the suspects named by New Delhi.Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Two killed in Pakistan blast

December 9th, 2008 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 9 (Xinhua) Two people were killed and four injured in a bomb blast in northwest Pakistan Tuesday.The official Associated Press of Pakistan reported that a man was planting a roadside ... Read more...

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Malegaon blast accused a motley lot, from ascetic to army man

November 20th, 2008 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has arrested 10 people, including a woman and a serving army officer, in connection with the Sep 29 Malegaon blast which left six ... Read more...

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Three more terrorists arrested, hunt on for six others: police (Lead)

September 21st, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Three more suspected terrorists were arrested Sunday in connection with the Delhi serial blasts that killed 24 people, with one of them reportedly confessing to planting a ... Read more...

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