Sticks

  • Three arrested for illegal sale and possession of explosives 21-08-2013 03:50 AM

    The police arrested three people on Tuesday for illegal sale and possession of explosives as well as seized a huge quantity of explosives including 3,100 gelatin sticks, 3,500 electric detonators, besides seven bags of ammonium nitrate from them, the police said. The Commissioner's Task Force (North Zone Team) nabbed Rupani...
  • Hyderabad: Cache of gelatin sticks seized; one hurt in explosion 07-06-2013 11:23 PM

    Hyderabad: One person was injured in a minor explosion of gelatin sticks at Raidurgam area in Hyderabad even as police seized a huge cache of explosive material stored illegally inside a makeshift office at a construction site in the locality today. The seizure comprised as many as 3,700 gelatin sticks...
  • SC stick hurts govts across political divide

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    Over the last ten days, the Supreme Court (SC) has taken some steps, passed certain orders and has come out with a number of directives...

  • Incense burning tied to asthma in some children 09-12-2010 05:41 PM

    New York: Children from homes where incense is regularly burned have a higher risk of developing asthma, according to a Taiwanese study suggesting that a particular genetic variation could also be involved. Incense has been used for millennia in many cultures' religious and spiritual ceremonies. In parts of Asia, people...
  • Gangaur! It is a ladies night out with a difference 27-04-2008 01:26 AM

    After a tough three-match Twenty20 series, which ended with New Zealand imploding astoundingly to lose 2-1, the teams face off for the first of three one-day internationals at Wellington's Westpac Stadium. The last one-day match these teams contested was the dramatic 2011 World Cup quarter-final in which New Zealand stunned...