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West Bengal Police recovers 112 live bombs, arrests 399 people in simultaneous raids in Birbhum
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West Bengal Police recovers 112 live bombs, arrests 399 people in simultaneous raids in Birbhum

West Bengal police on Saturday conducted simultaneous raids and recovered 112 pieces of live bombs, six country-made weapons and arrested 399 people under specific and preventive sections

NIA, IB find two bombs in drain near Bengaluru hours after Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh operative's arrest
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NIA, IB find two bombs in drain near Bengaluru hours after Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh operative's arrest

Hours after a Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) operative was arrested, the National Investigation Agency and Intelligence Bureau Wednesday found two 'live' bombs hidden in a stormwater drain in Ramanagar district

Road to Colombo's Carnage
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Road to Colombo's Carnage

Islam, Christianity and Colonialism collided with greed in the Indian Ocean, creating an ideological storm that is far from spent. Islam arrived on the island around 9CE, and local monarchs encouraged the traders to marry into the community. But the arrival of European powers in 1505 gave rise to the anti-Muslim hostility

World War-II-era bomb unearthed at dock in Kolkata during dredging operations; navy officer says it poses no risk
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World War-II-era bomb unearthed at dock in Kolkata during dredging operations; navy officer says it poses no risk

The area was cordoned off following the discovery of the bomb on Friday and the police, Navy and the Army duly informed, said Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) Chairman Vinit Kumar.

Bomb kills Afghan election candidate, wounds seven ahead of 20 October parliamentary ballot; Taliban claims responsibility
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Bomb kills Afghan election candidate, wounds seven ahead of 20 October parliamentary ballot; Taliban claims responsibility

The Taliban quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, which takes the number of candidates killed so far during the campaign season to at least 10. Jabar Qahraman had been meeting with supporters in his campaign office in the southern province of Helmand — a Taliban stronghold — when the attack happened, provincial governor spokesman Omar Zhwak told AFP.

Austin: 2 deadly package bombs explode in Texas capital, teen killed
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Austin: 2 deadly package bombs explode in Texas capital, teen killed

Investigators believe a package bomb that killed a teenager and wounded a woman in Austin on Monday is linked to a similar bombing that killed a man elsewhere in the city this month, and they're considering whether race was a factor because all of the victims were black.

Three bombs explode in capital of Myanmar's Rakhine state, no deaths reported
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Three bombs explode in capital of Myanmar's Rakhine state, no deaths reported

Three bombs exploded in different locations around Rakhine's state capital Sittwe early on Saturday morning.

London City Airport closed after unexploded World War II-era bomb discovered in River Thames
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London City Airport closed after unexploded World War II-era bomb discovered in River Thames

London City Airport says all flights in and out have been cancelled for Monday after an unexploded World War II-era bomb was found nearby in the Thames.

Pakistan: Eight of family killed, one injured after landmine explodes in Kurram Agency
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Pakistan: Eight of family killed, one injured after landmine explodes in Kurram Agency

Eight members of a family were killed and another person was injured when a mine exploded on Tuesday as a vehicle was passing through the tribal region of northwestern Pakistan, an official said.

12 killed, 14 injured after suicide bomber blows himself up at funeral in Afghanistan
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12 killed, 14 injured after suicide bomber blows himself up at funeral in Afghanistan

At least 12 people were killed and 14 others wounded when a suicide attacker blew himself up at a funeral in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday.

Belgian authorities charge new suspect over 2016 Brussels terror attack
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Belgian authorities charge new suspect over 2016 Brussels terror attack

Belgian authorities have arrested and charged a man with terrorism offences over the March 2016 suicide bombings in Brussels

Six people dead as suicide bomber blows himself up near Shia mosque in Kabul
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Six people dead as suicide bomber blows himself up near Shia mosque in Kabul

Up to six people were killed when a suicide bomber posing as a shepherd blew himself up near a Shiite mosque in Kabul on Friday, police said, as Muslims prepare to commemorate a key Islamic event

Hoax bomb call on China-bound flight creates panic at Indira Gandhi International airport
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Hoax bomb call on China-bound flight creates panic at Indira Gandhi International airport

A full security alert was declared at the Delhi airport in the early hours on Friday after a hoax call was received claiming that a bomb would go off on a China-bound flight

Delhi HC bomb hoax: Emergency vehicles were unable to enter complex due to mismanaged parking lot
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Delhi HC bomb hoax: Emergency vehicles were unable to enter complex due to mismanaged parking lot

A choked Delhi High Court parking led to a situation where emergency vehicles could not enter the premises after an anonymous bomb threat call.

Hiroshima anniversary: Japan delivers urgent 'never again' message amidst North Korean missile tests
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Hiroshima anniversary: Japan delivers urgent 'never again' message amidst North Korean missile tests

Hiroshima's appeal of "never again" on the 72nd anniversary of the atomic attack gained urgency as North Korea moves closer to acquiring nuclear weapons

IS-backed terrorists plotted to blow up Etihad Airways plane in Australia, say police
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IS-backed terrorists plotted to blow up Etihad Airways plane in Australia, say police

A senior Islamic State commander directed a group of Australian men to build a bomb destined for an Etihad Airways flight out of Sydney, police alleged on Thursday.

Bomb scare at Mumbai's Churchgate station: Extra police force deployed
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Bomb scare at Mumbai's Churchgate station: Extra police force deployed

Extra police force was deployed at Mumbai's Churchgate railway station after the police received information on a possible bomb blast on Thursday.

Pakistan IED blast: Explosion kills two security personnel, no group claims responsibility
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Pakistan IED blast: Explosion kills two security personnel, no group claims responsibility

An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near a security check post today killed two security personnel in restive northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border

500-kg World War II era bomb found in Poland during construction work, 10,000 people evacuated
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500-kg World War II era bomb found in Poland during construction work, 10,000 people evacuated

Authorities in Bialystok, Poland, evacuated about 10,000 people from their homes after a 500-kilogram (1,100-pound) World War II-era bomb was found during construction work.