Ahmedabad Serial Blasts

  • Ahmedabad: 18feet tunnel discovered in Sabarmati jail February 11, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Authorities have discovered an 18feet long tunnel inside the Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad where 14 of the July 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast accused are presently lodged. Officials say the tunnel was being dug for the past five to six months and the detainees were trying to escape using...
  • 4 held for sending terror emails | WiFi safe? October 6, 2008

    New Delhi: Mumbai police say they have tracked down the terror emails sent out immediately before and after the Gujarat and Delhi serial blasts. The police have arrested four men from Pune for sending out the emails in the name of the Indian Mujahideen, claiming responsibility for the recent series of...
  • Indian Mujahideen claims Operation BAD over September 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The Indian Mujahideen struck again on Saturday, this time in the national capital, accomplishing its 'Operation BAD' which the intelligence community had deciphered as 'Operation BangaloreAhmedabadDelhi'. After more than 20 blasts in Ahmedabad on the evening of July 26, killing 56 people, intelligence officials had intercepted a call...
  • The new lethal combo for terrorists: Tech and terror August 19, 2008

    New Delhi: After another round of arrests of terror suspects in Rajasthan it was revealed that yet again it was a new lot of highly educated and qualified people. One of them is a graduate from the country's top medical institute, AIIMS. Two others are from another top medical institute...
  • SIMI activist may hold clues to blasts nationwide August 17, 2008

    New Delhi/ Ahmedabad: The conspiracy behind the July 26 serial bombings in Ahmedabad has been "nearly cracked" and 10 people, including the mastermind, have been arrested, said the police on Saturday. Gujarat Director General Police P C Pandey announced the banned Students' Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) carried out the blasts...
  • Fact sheet: 22 blasts that ripped Ahmedabad apart August 16, 2008

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat police on Saturday said it had nearly solved the conspiracy behind the July 26 serial bombings in Ahmedabad. Here are the basic facts regarding one of the worst terror attacks in India in recent times: Total Blasts: 22 Number of people dead: 53 Number of people injured: ...
  • BJP speaks on terrorism: confused, contradictory July 30, 2008

    New Delhi: The BJP cant seem to speak in one voice on a favourite topic of the party: terrorism. Senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj first called the serial blasts in Ahmedabad a conspiracy of the UPA Government. Attacks in two BJPruled states in a span of two days and within four...