BOSTON MARATHON BOMBINGS

  • 7yearold Boston bomb survivor using prosthetic leg August 16, 2013

    A 7yearold girl who lost part of her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombings is learning to use a prosthetic leg as her family still mourns the death of her older brother in the April attack. The family of Jane Richard and the late 8yearold Martin Richard said on Thursday...
  • Accused Boston Marathon bomber charged in four deaths June 28, 2013

    Boston: A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on charges of killing four people in the largest masscasualty attack on US soil since September 11, 2001. The 30count indictment filed in Boston federal court charges the 19yearold ethnic Chechen with setting off two homemade pressurecooker...
  • 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...
  • Canada terror plot raises questions on deportation April 27, 2013

    Toronto: Canada's immigration minister says he is reviewing the country's deportation policies following revelations that a court decided nine years ago against deporting a man who was arrested last week on terror charges. Raed Jaser came to Canada with his family as a teenager in 1993. Court records indicate he...
  • Canada terror plot accused deny charges April 24, 2013

    Toronto: The two men accused of plotting a terror attack targeting a passenger train in Canada denied the allegations made against them after they appeared before a court. Raed Jaser, 35, of Toronto and Chiheb Esseghaier, 30, of Montreal who face charges of conspiring "with each other to murder unknown...
  • Boston Bombings suspects' father wants to travel to US April 20, 2013

    Moscow: Claiming that his sons were "victims of provocation", the father of the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings wants to travel to the US and seek justice. Anzor Tsarnaev, a resident of the republic of Dagestan, maintained that his sons are not criminals but "victims of provocation" despite...
  • Awaiting the evidence in the Boston blasts case: Praveen Swami April 16, 2013

    Will the Boston Marathon bomb blasts lead the US to rethink its Afghan disengagement programme or will it concentrate on West Asia? Security analyst and senior journalist Praveen Swami joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. What is the retaliatory action expected from the administration in USA...
  • Boston Marathon blasts: What India can learn? April 16, 2013

    CNNIBN National Security Analyst Praveen Swamy says there are key lessons India can learn from how the US handled the bombing. ...
  • US: Triumph turns to terror as blasts hit Boston Marathon April 16, 2013

    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...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee condemns blasts in Boston April 16, 2013

    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 April 16, 2013

    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. A...
  • '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 bestknown 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...