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Day after blast, IED found at Wagah border parking area
India

Day after blast, IED found at Wagah border parking area

An improvised explosive device (IED) was found from a parking lot near the Wagah border on Monday, a day after at least 61 people were killed following the flag-lowering ceremony at the main Indo-Pak land border crossing.

Accused in Burdwan blast case were planning terror attack in Bangladesh: NIA
India

Accused in Burdwan blast case were planning terror attack in Bangladesh: NIA

NIA said the accused persons arrested in the Burdwan blast case and their associates were members of terror group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen, Bangladesh.

Burdwan blast: NIA seizes sack full of IEDs from accused's house
India

Burdwan blast: NIA seizes sack full of IEDs from accused's house

The NIA, which is probing the 2 October blast in West Bengal's Burdwan in which terror links are suspected, Thursday seized a sack full of IEDs from a house in the area.

Pakistan: Two killed, one injured in IED explosion
World

Pakistan: Two killed, one injured in IED explosion

At least two people were killed and a polio worker was injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast in Pakistan.

IED explosion in Meghalaya kills two policemen
India

IED explosion in Meghalaya kills two policemen

Two policemen were killed and three others injured in Meghalaya when an IED, suspected to have been planted by GNLA militants.

Pak: Shoot-on-sight orders in tribal area of Wazirstan
World

Pak: Shoot-on-sight orders in tribal area of Wazirstan

A long-standing curfew in Pakistan's troubled North Wazirstan tribal region has been tightened following the start of a ground offensive, with authorities issuing shoot-on-sight orders according to residents and local intelligence officials.

IED blasts in Poonch kill two soldiers, injure eight
India

IED blasts in Poonch kill two soldiers, injure eight

An army soldier was killed and five others, including an officer, were injured in two improvised explosive device (IED) blasts on the Line of Control (LoC).

Chhattisgarh: Security forces apprehend Naxalite, recover 5 kg IED
India

Chhattisgarh: Security forces apprehend Naxalite, recover 5 kg IED

Security forces on Tuesday apprehended a suspected Naxalite and recovered a 5 kg improvised bomb from Maoist-hit district of Bijapur in Chhattisgarh.

'Dead' CRPF official's video in Bihar sparks inquiry
India

'Dead' CRPF official's video in Bihar sparks inquiry

Deputy Commandant Indrajeet was injured in the blast and was taken to Ranchi's Apollo Hospital, but he succumbed to his injuries.

Security forces search for IEDs planted by Maoists to disrupt polls
India

Security forces search for IEDs planted by Maoists to disrupt polls

(Detecting) IEDs are a challenge, and we have recovered (some) and getting information and feed back (in areas where IEDs may have been planted), Inspector General of Police (Operation) ML Meena told PTI today.

Chhattisgarh: Security forces recover IED
India

Chhattisgarh: Security forces recover IED

An encounter today broke out between security forces and Naxalites in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district following which an IED and multiple rounds of ammunition were recovered.

Four killed in series of blasts in southeast Pakistan
World

Four killed in series of blasts in southeast Pakistan

At least four people including three Rangers personnel were today killed in a series of blasts, including a suicide bombing outside the force's headquarters here in southeast Pakistan.

Seven killed in Jalpaiguri blast, high alert sounded across Bengal
India

Seven killed in Jalpaiguri blast, high alert sounded across Bengal

Seven people were killed and four others injured when suspected Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) militants triggered a bomb blast in Jalpaiguri district of northern West Bengal Thursday evening, police said.

As pullout draws near, challenges for Afghan army remain
World

As pullout draws near, challenges for Afghan army remain

Afghanistan's army is now carrying out virtually all ground operations in the country on its own but has problems, including dealing with booby traps, mines and other potentially deadly explosive devices, the Afghan Defense Ministry's spokesman said Wednesday during a visit to NATO.

Chhattisgarh live: Despite Naxals, 67% vote in phase one
Politics

Chhattisgarh live: Despite Naxals, 67% vote in phase one

We track the latest updates as the first phase of polling begins in Chhattisgarh.

Mumbai train blasts: Why the real perpetrators may never face justice
Mumbai

Mumbai train blasts: Why the real perpetrators may never face justice

In 2008, a man called Sadiq Israr Sheikh told the police and intelligence services he had carried out the 7/11 bombings. His claims were dismissed by the Mumbai Police, though official documentation obtained by Firstpost show police in three states and the central intelligence services found them credible.

From India to Boston: The pressure cooker bomb has a long history
World

From India to Boston: The pressure cooker bomb has a long history

There’s nothing new or exciting about pressure cooker bombs—terrorists have used them for years, in India and elsewhere. Governments are seeking new technologies to defeat the terrorist’s best tool.

Four CRPF troopers wounded as bomb defusion goes wrong
India

Four CRPF troopers wounded as bomb defusion goes wrong

The security forces had recovered 100 IEDs and six pressure cooker bombs from another place in Gaya district recently.

IED used in 'powerful' Hyderabad blasts, triggered with timers
India

IED used in 'powerful' Hyderabad blasts, triggered with timers

The terrorists were suspected to have used a mixture of Pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN) and ammonium nitrate in the blasts to cause maximum damage.

Latehar carnage: Is 2013 the beginning of renewed Maoist violence?
Breaking Views

Latehar carnage: Is 2013 the beginning of renewed Maoist violence?

What does the booby trapping of CRPF jawan's bodies mean for India's fight against its most serious internal security threat?