Wednesday, December 08, 2021



Policeman killed, 4 others injured in explosion in Egypt

May 15, 2016 7:24 am

North Sinai became the stage of many violent attacks by militants since the January 2011 revolution that toppled the ex-president Hosni Mubarak.

Mexico blast: Death toll rises to 24 in petrochemical plant tragedy, Pemex says unclear what caused the accident

April 22, 2016 9:38 am

A litany of safety disasters have plagued the state oil giant and killed several people in the last few years

Turkey blast: Four killed, 14 wounded in car bomb attack in Diyarbakir, say reports

March 31, 2016 8:50 pm

Broadcaster Haberturk TV said the blast hit near a bus station in the city, the largest in the mainly Kurdish southeast. Ambulances rushed to the scene, Haberturk said.

Lahore blast: Taliban faction claims responsibility, over 72 killed

March 28, 2016 2:01 am

An emergency has been declared at all government hospitals in the city, and a heavy contingent of police has cordoned off the area.

15 injured in cylinder blast in south Delhi

March 21, 2016 1:40 am

Four fire tenders were rushed to the spot and took half-an-hour to control the blaze.

Twin bombing attacks in Baghdad market kill at least 59

February 28, 2016 7:16 pm

A bomb ripped through the crowded Mredi market in the Shiite district of Sadr City, a police officer said.

Syrian man behind deadly Ankara car bomb attack: Turkey

February 18, 2016 2:25 pm

"The attack was carried out by the PKK together with a person who sneaked into Turkey from Syria,'' Davutoglu said, referring to the Kurdistan Workers' Party, known as the PKK.

Turkey bomb blast: Explosion in Ankara kills at least 28, several others wounded

February 18, 2016 7:29 am

The explosion occurred during evening rush hour in the heart of Ankara, in an area close to parliament and armed forces headquarters and lodgings.

New-look German Bakery puts its ‘blast’ past behind

February 14, 2016 9:54 am

Six years have passed since February 13, 2010, the day when a bomb blast ripped apart German Bakery, or GB as it is popularly known, and changed it forever.

IS-linked suicide attackers hit Jakarta; seven killed

January 14, 2016 9:54 am

Seven serial blasts rocked Jakarta today. The Army has been deployed in the city. Islamic State carried out the attacks in Jakarta earlier on Thursday, a news agency allied to the group reported.


Car bomb blast kills 28 in Ankara

February 18, 2016 5:13 am

Ankara, Feb 18 (ANI): A car bomb blast killed at least 28 people in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Wednesday night. Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said the explosion, which targeted an army convoy, injured at least 61 people.Noury, a local resident was only 300 meters away from the explosion site when the bomb went off, having driven past just 20 seconds earlier. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned the attack, vowing to take military action against the perpetrators and their supporters. The Turkish army has been shelling Kurdish forces in Syria for days. Turkey sees those forces as an offshoot of its arch foe the Kurdistan Workers' Party.

West Bengal becoming safe haven for bomb-makers: BJP

January 22, 2016 7:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Friday said West Bengal is becoming a safe haven for bomb makers under Mamata Banerjee's leadership. Reacting to the Birbhum blast, another BJP leader Sambit Patra accused Banerjee of misgovernance and encouraging illegal activities.