Boms

  • US: Boston bomb contained traces of woman DNA April 30, 2013

    Boston: A woman's DNA has been found on at least one of the explosive devices used in the Boston bombings, adding a new dimension to the probe into the terror attack that killed three people and wounded over 200 others. The findings, reported by the US media, have raised the...
  • Boston Marathon blasts: What India can learn? April 16, 2013

    CNN-IBN National Security Analyst Praveen Swamy says there are key lessons India can learn from how the US handled the bombing. ...
  • 'Americans will not be deterred by terrorism' April 16, 2013

    Boston: Two explosions rocked the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least two people and injuring dozens, as runners crossed the finish line on a day when tens of thousands of people pack the city's streets to watch one of the world's best-known marathons. Following are responses from political leaders: - US...
  • Boston Marathon rocked by twin bomb blasts April 16, 2013

    Boston: Two bombs ripped through the crowd at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people, maiming others and injuring more than 100 in what a White House official said would be treated as an "act of terror." It was the worst bombing on US soil since...
  • Bangladesh: Crude bombs hurled at BNP office March 11, 2013

    Dhaka: Three to four crude bombs were hurled at the office of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) in Naya Paltan, where a meeting of the party was going on. However, no one was injured. The BNP has called for strike in Dhaka on Wednesday, as fears grow of more violence in the...
  • 'Bom' Review: Should the cannabis be banned? November 24, 2012

    Cast: Villagers of Malana Filmmaker: Amlan Datta At the first glance, ‘BOM: One day ahead of democracy’ comes across as a systematic film that features the process of the evolution of a particular society along with the development of the maker’s conscience about a marginalised village, but very soon it turns into...
  • 'Ganga pollution claims more lives than blasts' April 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Sunday expressed concerns over the increasing level of pollution in the river Ganga, saying it was claiming more lives than those caused by bomb blasts. In his latest blog posting, Advani quoted Swami Chidananda Saraswati of Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, to argue that...
  • Terror attacks a growing concern for families in J-K September 14, 2009

    Srinagar: Fifty-year-old Khatija was coming home from the revered Makdoom sahib shrine to join her family for Iftari, when a powerful car bomb blew up the police vehicle near Srinagar central jail to which she fell victim. Her charred body was trapped under the police vehicle. After several anxious hours,...
  • Bomb scare: Kochi airport put on high alert February 21, 2009

    Kochi: Kerala’s three international airports at Kochi, Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram were on Saturday put on high alert after an anonymous call to the Saudi Airlines’ office in Jeddah warned of a bomb blast at an airport in India’s southern state. “Saudi Airlines got in touch with their office here, which...
  • Bomb blast in Assam, 13 injured May 21, 2007

    New Delhi: A bomb placed on a bicycle exploded in a market place in Assam, wounding 13 people. The United Liberation Font of Asom (ULFA) is held responsible for the powerful explosion that took place in a market place in the Bongaigaon district of Assam, about 150 km west of...