RDX

  • Gujarat High Court stays trial against Sanjiv Bhatt April 25, 2013

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday temporarily stayed the trial against suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt in a 16yearold case of custodial torture in Porbandar. Justice SR Brahmabhatt ordered stay till further orders and fixed the hearing in the first week of May 2013. Bhatt, who was posted as...
  • Car's recovery bared role of Memon family in 1993 case, say police March 22, 2013

    Mumbai: The breakthrough in the 1993 serial blasts investigation was achieved with the recovery of an RDX-laden Maruti van registered in the name of Tiger Memon's sister-in-law, police said on Thursday. Till March 14, two days after the 1993 blasts, the investigation team consisting of 162 men and led by...
  • Blasts: Interrogation of IM operatives continues for 3rd day March 4, 2013

    Hyderabad: The custodial interrogation of two suspected IM operatives continued for the third day on Sunday in connection with the February 21 twin blasts at Dilsukhnagar in Hyderabad that left 16 people dead, NIA officials said. "The questioning of Syed Maqbool and Imran Khan is continuing," a senior NIA officer said...
  • RDX recovered in Assam, alert ahead of Republic Day January 21, 2013

    Guwahati: A huge quantity of RDX was recovered from a village in Assam's Tinsukia district, police said, even as security forces are on alert across the state after warnings that insurgent groups may strike in the runup to the Republic Day (January 26). Police said that seven kgs of RDX were...
  • Imphal: 8yrold girl dead, 1 injured in blast March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: A bomb ripped apart a house in Imphal on Thursday morning leaving an 8yearold girl dead. One person with serious injuries has been admitted to a local hospital. RDX is believed to be used in the blast. There is no confirmation yet on how the blast took place. ...
  • Police commandos for Israeli embassy staff February 15, 2012

    Delhi Police has tightened the security of Israeli embassy staff in Delhi. ...
  • Iran's role being probed in Israel embassy blast February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Iranians residing in Delhi are being investigated in connection with Monday's attack on an Israeli embassy car that left four people injured, including a diplomat's wife. The Delhi Police has intensified checking of hotels in the Pahar Ganj area of Delhi while photo identities and passport copies of...
  • RDX not used in Israeli embassy car attack February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The preliminary investigation into the attack on the Israeli Embassy car in Delhi on Monday afternoon has ruled out the use of RDX. Sources say that the damage to the car was caused due to the fire and not because of the explosion. Investigators suspect that high quality sulphurbased...
  • Israel embassy blast: device used first of its kind February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Investigations into the explosion outside the Israeli embassy in Delhi's highsecurity area that left four people including a diplomat's wife injured, are on. Investigators are waiting for the Central Forensic Lab report, which will reveal the exact nature of the explosive used in the attack. But sources say the...
  • Ambala RDX haul: KTF claims responsibility October 31, 2011

    New Delhi: The Khalistan Tiger Force on Monday claimed responsibility for the Ambala RDX Haul, saying that the explosive were sent to terminate Congress leader Sajjan Kumar. Sajjan Kumar is a key accused in the 1984 antiSikh riots. Earlier on Monday, the Khalistan Tiger Force has issued a letter to the media...
  • Terror alert in all metro cities October 14, 2011

    New Delhi: Two days after a consignment of RDX was captured outside the Ambala cantonment, the Intelligence Bureau (IB) put all metros on alert on Friday. The alert comes in the wake of the recovery of RDX from a car outside the Ambala cantonment area. On Thursday the police had said that...
  • Commonwealth Games 2010 on terror radar July 23, 2010

    Chandigarh: The 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG) to be held in New Delhi this October is on the radar of terrorists from Punjab and their supporters in other countries, including Pakistan's ISI, says an intelligence report of the Punjab Police. Field police officials in Punjab have been alerted by the latest intelligence...
  • ULFA terrorist arrested with RDX near Guwahati refinery December 27, 2009

    Guwahati: Police on Saturday arrested a suspected United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) terrorist and recovered explosives from him. According to police, an ULFA terrorist was spotted at around 2130 hrs IST on Saturday near the IOC refinery Noonmati in Guwahati by a joint team of police and Central Reserve...
  • JK cricketer gets clean chit in RDX case November 3, 2009

    Bangalore: Jammu and Kashmir cricket player Pervez Rasool, who was detained by the police after explosives detecting gadget picked up signals from his bag, has been given a clean chit by the Forensic Science Laboratory, which said the luggage did not contain any residual of explosive substance including RDX. "It may...
  • Omar bats in favour of JK cricketer in RDX row October 20, 2009

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir under 22 cricketer Pervez Rasool who was questioned mistakenly by Bangalore police for suspected RDX traces on his bag on Sunday, got some support from his Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who warned that Kashmiri youth must not be victimised because of prejudice. Omar Abdullah said, "...
  • A week later, 2 bags of RDX found at CST Station December 4, 2008

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police recovered two bags containing four kg RDX each inside Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Station on Wednesday evening, a senior police officer said. Joint Commissioner of Mumbai Police Rakesh Maria said the bags were found among abandoned luggage of persons who had been injured or killed in the terror attack...
  • Assam builds India's first explosives museum November 18, 2008

    Guwahati: With terrorist activities becoming a global reality, a lot of people have started showing curiosity in understanding the details of blasts. Such inquisitive people can now educate themselves by visiting the Forensic Science Laboratory in Guwahati which has instituted Indias first ever museum on explosives. The Forensic Science Laboratory in...
  • Army debunks ATS claim that Purohit sourced RDX November 17, 2008

    New Delhi: While the ATS may be declaring victory over alleged confessions of Lt Col Purohit, the Indian Army insiders point out that the ATS version of events has several holes. The ATS claim that Purohit sourced RDX from the Army's stock is debunked by the Army. The Indian Army is...
  • Lt Col supplied RDX for Samjhauta blasts? ATS probes November 16, 2008

    Nashik: Lt Col Prasad Purohit now appears to be the focus of investigations in multiple blasts. The ATS is now investigating the role played by the key accused in the Malegaon blast case, Lt col Purohit, in the Samjhauta Express blasts of 2007. Fresh details that the ATS gave the Nashik...
  • Death toll rises to 70 in Assam blasts October 31, 2008

    Guwahati: The death toll in Thursday's serial bomb blasts in Assam has reached 70. Over 300 other have been injured in the 12 blasts in the fours cities of the state. The blasts took place at around 1130 hrs IST in Guwahati, Kokrajhar, Barpeta and Bongaigaon. Meanwhile, curfew was reimposed in Ganeshguri...
  • Delhi cops nab HuJI man, look for Jaipur blasts clues May 23, 2008

    New Delhi: The Special Cell of the Delhi police arrested a HarkatulJehadi Islami (HUJI) militant Abdul Rehman alias Iqbal from the capital on Wednesday night. It's believed that Rehman could provide some vital leads into the Jaipur serial bomb blasts. If he hadn't been arrested on Wednesday night, the police claim,...
  • Arrested HuJI millitant was planning blast in Delhi May 22, 2008

    New Delhi: The Special Cell of Delhi Police recovered three kg RDX, detonators and timers from Delhi's Janakpuri area. The explosives were recovered from near a local madarssa. The raid was made after the arrest of a suspected HuJI militant from Chelmsford Road near Connaught Place late on Wednesday night. The HuJI...
  • Bangladeshis under scanner, 40 detained May 16, 2008

    Jaipur: The Bangladeshi migrants in Jaipur have come under the scanner after Tuesday's serial bomb blasts in Jaipur which killed 63 and injured 214. Investigating agencies have detained 40 Bangladeshis for questioning. State Public Works Department Minister Rajendra Singh Rathore said the state government has asked local authorities to verify all...
  • Top cop says no terror group identified for blasts May 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The Director General of Police (Rajasthan), AS Gill, has said that the police have prepared a sketch of a suspect who is believed to be involved in the serial bomb blasts that rocked Jaipur on Tuesday evening. Police have identified a cycle vendor who sold nine cycles to a...
  • RDX used in Jaipur blasts: Rajasthan govt May 15, 2008

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria on Wednesday said the Forensic Science report confirmed the use of RDX in Tuesdays serial blasts in the Pink City. Sources in the police told CNNIBN RDX was packed on bicycles that were used as carriers to trigger off the blasts. The highintensity nearsimultaneous...
  • RDX recovered ahead of Sonia visit to J&K February 22, 2008

    New Delhi: The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) recovered 4 kg of RDX and large amounts of ammunition from a hideout at Chinnot village near Bhadarwah in Jammu and Kashmir late on Thursday night, hours before Congress President Sonia Gandhi was scheduled to visit the area on Friday. The UPA Chairperson...
  • Bangalore sleuths want narco test on terror suspects February 4, 2008

    Bangalore: Planned terror attacks in Bangalore, training in bombmaking and links to the Indian Institute of Science terror attack police sources say three men arrested in Bangalore are admitting to all of these and much more. Mohammed Ghouse, alias Nazir, and Asadulla Abubakar were arrested last week in Davangere...
  • Sikh extremist behind attack on Dera chief February 3, 2008

    New Delhi: Haryana police are blaming Bakshish Singh of the Sikh extremist outfit, the Khalistan Commando Force, for Saturdays attack on Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. Police say two kilograms of RDX were used in the attack and are looking out for the Khalistan militant, who is...
  • National Wipes: What's making news today December 14, 2007

    New Delhi:The JammuSrinagar opened for traffic after three days on Thursday. The highway is the only surface link between valley and the rest of the country and was closed after heavy snowfall in the area. About 1000 vehicles stuck in the jam have started moving towards. ...
  • Hyderabad blasts reek of Bangla connection September 6, 2007

    Hyderabad/New Delhi: The deadly RDX that killed nearly 50 people 10 days back in the twin blasts in Hyderabad was assembled in a house in a crowded street in Hasmathpet locality, which is on the outskirts of the city. The suspicion was confirmed after prime accused Imran Khan made this...