Boston Marathon 2013

  • Boston Marathon runners to be given another chance to finish 17-05-2013 09:14 AM

    Boston: Thousands of runners whose Boston Marathon was cut short by the deadly bombings at the finish line will be invited back next year, the organizer of the world-famous race said on Thursday. The Boston Marathon attracts runners from the United States and all over the world who sometimes train...
  • US: Boston bomb contained traces of woman DNA 30-04-2013 11:24 AM

    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? 16-04-2013 03:34 PM

    CNN-IBN National Security Analyst Praveen Swamy says there are key lessons India can learn from how the US handled the bombing. ...
  • Ten sporting events that came under terror attack 16-04-2013 11:28 AM

    Following the twin bomb explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday, we take a look at the 10 sporting events that faced the ghastly acts of terrorism. 1972: Munich Olympics The darkest hour in the Olympics history arrived at the 1972 Games in Munich. Black September, a Palestinian militant group,...
  • US: Triumph turns to terror as blasts hit Boston Marathon 16-04-2013 11:19 AM

    Boston: Joe Anderson had just crossed the finish line of Monday's Boston Marathon when he heard the blasts that killed three people, wounded dozens and terrified thousands of spectators and athletes. The first blast, which blew out the window of a store near the end of the race course at...
  • London Marathon to go ahead despite Boston blasts 16-04-2013 10:56 AM

    London: Race organisers said the London Marathon would go ahead on Sunday despite the death of at least two people in explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, but police said they would review security plans. While it has yet to be confirmed that the Boston explosions on...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee condemns blasts in Boston 16-04-2013 09:45 AM

    Imphal: Condemning the blasts in the US city of Boston, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said the world should unite to combat the menace of terrorism. Extending sympathy to the families of the blast victims, the President expressed the hope that the perpetrators will be brought to justice. He also...
  • Boston blasts: Police searching apartment in suburb 16-04-2013 09:17 AM

    Boston: Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 140 in a bloody scene of shattered glass and severed limbs that raised alarms that terrorists might have struck again in the US....
  • 'Americans will not be deterred by terrorism' 16-04-2013 08:59 AM

    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:...
  • Boston Marathon rocked by twin bomb blasts 16-04-2013 08:38 AM

    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...