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  • Jama Masjid attack: Police files chargesheet against Yasin Bhatkal, Asadullah Akhtar 19-04-2014 05:12 PM

    Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akhtar were on Saturday chargesheeted by Delhi Police in connection with the September 2010 Jama Masjid terror attack case in which two Taiwani tourists had sustained bullet injuries. The Special Cell of Delhi Police filed its final report before Additional...
  • Security tightened at railway stations following threats of terror attack 19-04-2014 07:39 AM

    Security has been beefed up at seven railway stations, including Jaipur and Ajmer, after a letterpurportedly by a terror outfit threatened to carry out an explosion on April 21, three days before second phase of Lok Sabha polls are scheduled to be held in Rajasthan. North West Railways (NWR) have...
  • Couple attacked with an iron rod, wife killed and husband critically injured 17-04-2014 12:39 PM

    A couple was allegedly attacked with an iron rod, killing the wife and leaving the husband seriously injured, police said on Thursday. Usha(60) was found dead with head injuries and her husband, Jai Bhagwan Bansal (63) seriously injured at their residence in Patel Nagar, they said. An iron rod was...
  • Naxals blow up Railway track in Bokaro district 17-04-2014 10:08 AM

    Bokaro: Naxals on Thursday blew up a stretch of railway track in Bokaro district, disrupting train services. A report from Giridih in Jharkhand said the Maoists exploded ten bombs at separate places in Giridih Lok Sabha constituency where polling is on. "Seven bombs were exploded serially near Bistuur under Pirtand...
  • Lok Sabha polls: AAP demands EC's immediate intervention 14-04-2014 07:57 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday demanded Election Commission's "immediate intervention" to ensure free and fair elections after two of its candidates were attacked in two seperate incidents in Jharkhand and Bihar. A statement released by the party said AAP candidate from Nalanda parliamentary constituency in Bihar, Pranav Prakash was...
  • 10-yr-old victim of election related violence dies 14-04-2014 01:53 PM

    A ten-year-old boy succumbed to his injuries sustained in an attack on his family when some unidentified persons had opened fire at their house in Shamli district for apparently voting for a particular candidate in the April 10 Assembly polls held here, police said on Monday. According to the police,...
  • AAP's Nalanda candidate attacked by 25 people, admitted to hospital 14-04-2014 08:42 AM

    New Delhi: There seems to be no end to attacks on the members of the Aam Aadmi Party. AAP's candidate from Nalanda, Pranav Prakash, was allegedly attacked by unknown assailants on Sunday. He has sustained serious injuries and has been admitted to the hospital. Pranav has alleged that the he...
  • Chhattisgarh government team visits Bastar, Bijapur after Naxal attacks 14-04-2014 07:41 AM

    A team of senior state officials on Sunday visited Bastar and Bijapur districts of the Maoist-hit south Chhattisgarh, where Naxals had carried two deadly attacks on polling personnel and security forces on Saturday, which left 14 persons dead. Chief Secretary Vivek Dhand, Chief Electoral Officer Sunil Kujur, Additional Chief Secretary,...
  • J&K: Terrorists strike NC leader's house, 4 including attackers killed 13-04-2014 03:16 PM

    Srinagar: A National Conference Youth wing leader's house in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama was attacked by terrorists on Sunday afternoon in which two policemen were killed. The two militants who opened fire at the house of the political leader were gunned down by police in an encounter that followed. The...
  • Naxal attack an 'act of terror': Government 12-04-2014 09:44 PM

    New Delhi Government on Saturday termed the killing of poll and security personnel by Naxals in Chhattisgarh as an "act of terror" and attempt to disrupt the democratic process. "The CPI(Maoists) have killed poor teachers and other civilians who were part of the democratic process of India. This shows that...
  • Chhattisgarh: Naxals strike again, twin attack claims 12 lives 12-04-2014 01:30 PM

    Bijapur: As many as 12 people including eight civilians have reportedly lost their lives in twin Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh on Saturday. Naxals ambushed a bus carrying a team of poll officials in Bijapur. There were 12 occupants in the vehicle, amongst whom six were killed in the attack. The...
  • Barmer BJP candidate Sonaram's motorcade attacked, Jaswant Singh blamed 11-04-2014 10:37 PM

    The motorcade of Barmer BJP candidate Sonaram was attacked when he was campaigning in Shiv area in the district, with party members alleging that supporters of expelled leader Jaswant Singh were behind it. Sonaram said, the attack took place when he was visiting Shiv area, on Thursday, with his supporters...
  • What is Heartbleed and why is it a big deal? 10-04-2014 11:57 AM

    New York: Millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information may be at risk as a result of a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this week. The damage caused by the "Heartbleed" bug is currently unknown. The security hole exists on a vast number of the...
  • Violence hits Jamui on poll day; 2 CRPF jawans killed in Naxal attack 10-04-2014 10:28 AM

    Two CRPF jawans were killed on Thursday in a bombblast in in Jamui parliamentary constituencyin Bihar ataround 5:30 am, one and a halfhour before the start of polling in the area. The incident took place when CRPF and Bihar Police team were travelling in two jeeps and were on their...
  • 3 CRPF personnel killed in Naxal attack in Sukma 09-04-2014 12:28 PM

    Sukma: Three personnel of Cobra force of Central Reserved Police Force were killed in an encounter with Naxals in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday. In the first incident that occurred in Sukma district, Naxals opened heavy fire on a patrol of the specialised anti-Naxal operations force CoBRA that was...
  • Ready for more attacks if it solves India's problems: Kejriwal 08-04-2014 05:10 PM

    New Delhi: After being at the receiving end of several physical attacks during the election campaign, former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday made it clear that he was willing to be assaulted again and again if it would in any way paved the way for a solution to...
  • Injured jawan shown on TV is alive, says CRPF chief 08-04-2014 02:03 PM

    A CRPF trooper, who was injured when a landmine planted by Maoists in Bihar's Aurangabad district went off while being defused and seen on TV pleading for his life, is alive, CRPF chief Dilip Trivedi on Tuesday said. He said the CRPF personnel being shown on TV is not Deputy...
  • Bombay HC disposes petition in Priti Rathi acid attack case 07-04-2014 05:56 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Monday disposed of a petition filed by the father of 24-year-old Priti Rathi, who was killed in an acid attack case last year, seeking CBI probe, after it was informed that the accused person has been arrested and chargesheeted. The High Court had earlier directed...
  • School children find body of man mauled to death by Leopard 03-04-2014 10:49 PM

    A man was mauled to death by a leopard in Dungri village of Pauri district, forest department officials said in Dehradun on Thursday. The man was missing from his village since last Tuesday, they said. The matter came to light on Wednesday when some school children saw a body bearing...
  • US Fort Hood shooting: Details about the gunman 03-04-2014 11:43 AM

    Officials at Fort Hood have released few details about the gunman who killed three people before taking his own life in a shooting on Wednesday at the sprawling Army base. Here's what we know about the gunman. - His name is Ivan Lopez. He is married, has other family members...
  • NIA gets custody of two Maoists in Jiram valley attack case 03-04-2014 12:03 AM

    The National Investigation Agency on Wednesday got a three-day custody of two suspected Maoists, allegedly involved in the last year's attack on the convoy of Congress leaders in Bastar in Chhattisgarh, from the local court. NIA team led by the investigating officer P Sanjay produced Jyoti alias Pornima Modiyam, Baijma...
  • Mumbai: 16 live bullets found near Taj hotel, probe on 02-04-2014 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Wednesday recovered 16 live bullets near the Taj hotel in Colaba. The bullets were found in a parking lot near the hotel. The police said the bullets appeared to be 2-3 years old. A police investigation is on. The Taj hotel was targeted by terrorists...
  • 65-year-old man killed, 12 injured in honey bee attack 01-04-2014 06:03 PM

    A 65-year-old man was killed and 12 others were injured when a swarm of honey bees attacked them while they came to attend a funeral ceremony at a village in Jaipur. According to the police, Shankar Lal Meena succumbed to sting injuries while the others were injured when a swarm...
  • Hindu ashram attacked in Pakistan 31-03-2014 05:01 PM

    A Hindu ashram was attacked in Pakistan's Sindh province by about four persons who also stole a 'trishul', triggering protests and a partial shutdown of businesses at several places, a media report said on Monday. The violators also desecrated parrh (a piece of cloth wrapped around the idol) at Faqir...
  • Congress leaders injured in Jeeram valley Naxal attack join BJP 29-03-2014 10:57 PM

    Congress leaders who were injured in a deadly Naxal attack in Jeeram Ghati of Chhattisgarh last year on March 29 joined BJP alleging "neglect" by their parent party. Congress leader Motiram Sahu, party secretary Ajay Shukla, along with party workers, joined BJP at a function in Raipur. Sahu and Shukla...
  • Hindu temple attacked, set on fire in Pakistan 29-03-2014 02:24 PM

    A Hindu temple has been desecrated and set on fire by unidentified persons in Pakistan's southern Sindh province, two weeks ahead of an annual fair at the holy site. The caretaker of the temple of Hindu deity Hanuman, in Latifabad town told police that three men came on Friday to...
  • Kejriwal says he's being attacked as he has 'challenged big leaders' 29-03-2014 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: A day after being allegedly attacked in Haryana, Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal has said that he is ready for more such attacks as he has challenged national parties. He also rejected that attacker's claim of being a supporter of anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare. "We have challenged...
  • Pakistan journalist Raza Rumi's car attacked, driver killed 29-03-2014 12:05 AM

    Lahore: Two unidentified gunmen on Friday opened fire on the car of a prominent journalist in Lahore, leaving his driver dead and guard injured. TV anchor and editor Raza Rumi's car was fired at near Raja Market area of the city. Rumi, who is associated with express media group escaped...
  • Unidentified person attacks Arvind Kejriwal during rally in Haryana 28-03-2014 07:22 PM

    New Delhi: AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal, who is on a campaign trail in Haryana, was allegedly attacked by an unidentified person on Friday evening. The attacker tried to assault Kejriwal while he was campaigning for the Lok Sabha elections in Haryana's CharkhI Dadri. The man was caught by the AAP...
  • J&K: Security forces gun down all three terrorists who attacked Khatua 28-03-2014 07:02 PM

    Srinagar: Three terrorists were gunned down in a fierce gun battle with the security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Kathua on Friday. The terrorists had executed twin terror attacks in Jammu where one person was killed and three others were injured early on Friday morning. Early in the morning, the...