CRUDE BOMBS

  • West Bengal: 200 crude bombs, hand grenades recovered from Burdwan March 15, 2015

    Burdwan: Over 200 crude bombs, hand grenades and revolvers have been seized during police raids at Belsore village in Burdwan district since Saturday night. Acting on a tip-off, the police led by Burdwan SP Kunal Agarwal seized two hand grenades and some crude bombs from a club, 23 km from Burdwan...
  • Hindu Ilaignar Sena worker claims responsibility for attack on Tamil news channel Puthiya Thalaimurai's office March 12, 2015

    Chennai: A worker of the Hindu Ilaignar Sena, a fringe outfit, claimed responsibility for the attack on Tamil news channel Puthiya Thalaimurai's office in Chennai on Thursday. He has surrenederd before a local court in Madurai. Meanwhile, journalists in the city also protested against the attack. Four unidentified men came...
  • Two dead, 17 injured in crude bomb blast in Arrah civil court in Bihar; two undertrials escape January 23, 2015

    Patna: Two people have been killed in a crude bomb explosion that took place on Friday morning in the Arrah civil court in Bhojpur district of Bihar. One woman and one police constable are among the people dead in the blast. While some eyewitnesses claimed the woman was carrying...
  • West Bengal: More than 200 crude bombs found in Birbhum, two arrested January 13, 2015

    Birbhum: West Bengal police on Tuesday morning recovered over 200 crude bombs in Birbhum district of West Bengal. Two people have been arrested in connection to the recovered crude bombs, the police informed. Earlier in December about 70 crude bombs were recovered from Sattore in Birbhum district. As of now, no link...
  • Crude bomb found in coach S8 of Jabalpur-Delhi Gondwana Express January 12, 2015

    Bhopal: A bomb was found in coach S8 of Gondwana Express train on Sunday that runs between Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh and Hazrat Nizamuddin station in Delhi, officials said. After the train left Jabalpur around 3 PM, a passenger noticed an unclaimed bag and informed the train ticket examiner. The train was...
  • 2 people injured in a crude bomb blast in Burdwan, West Bengal January 2, 2015

    Durgapur: Two people have been injured in a crude bomb explosion on Friday in the Durgapur area of Burdwan district, West Bengal. The two injured in the blast have been identified as Arjun Mandal and Gautam Mandal. Both of them were taken to a local hospital but later shifted to Bardhman...
  • West Bengal: 3 injured in a crude bomb blast in Malda October 16, 2014

    Kolkata: Three people have been injured in a crude bomb blast in the Malda district of West Bengal. The bomb went off when it was being removed in a hurry during a police raid. The incident comes close on the heels of the unearthing of a terror module in Burdwan....
  • Crude bomb explosion in Tamil Nadu, 4 injured May 3, 2014

    Chidambaram: Four persons were injured when a countrymade bomb exploded in a residential area on Saturday, sparking tension in this temple town in Tamil Nadu, which is on high alert after the twin blasts on Kaziranga Express in Chennai on Thursday that claimed a woman's life. The incident occurred in a...
  • Bhubaneswar: Man hurls 3 crude bombs inside district court, arrested January 27, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: An unidentified man was arrested by the Bhubaneswar Police after he hurled three crude bombs inside the district court on Monday. No injuries were reported after the incident. The police is interrogating the accused. ...
  • Patna blasts: police suspect more IEDs at Gandhi Maidan, search on October 28, 2013

    The serial blasts in Patna on Sunday have left 6 people dead and over 80 injured. The second suspect in the blast has succumbed to his injuries. The Bihar police is carrying out searches at Gandhi Maidan as they suspect more live IEDs could be found. ...
  • Multiple blasts rock Patna before Modi's Hunkar rally, 5 killed, 83 injured October 27, 2013

    Patna: At least five people were killed and more than 80 injured as eight bombs exploded in Patna on Sunday, six of them in and around the ground where Bharatiya Janata Party's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi addressed a massive rally just a few hours after the tragedy. The first...
  • Patna: One killed in crude bomb explosion ahead of Modi's Hunkar rally October 27, 2013

    Patna: One person has been killed in the crude bomb explosion that took place at the Patna railway station on Sunday. Police sources have claimed that it was a timer bomb. The explosion took place at a toilet outside the platform. The Ministry of Home affairs has said that they...
  • Crude bomb explodes at Patna railway station, one injured October 27, 2013

    Patna: A crude bomb exploded at Patna railway station on Sunday. One person has been injured in the incident The injured has been taken to Patna medical hospital. Senior officials say that the situation has been brought under control. This comes ahead of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's Hunkaar rally...
  • Kolkata: 12 crude bombs found lying in corner of a footpath, defused October 3, 2013

    Twelve crude bombs were found stacked in a corner of a footpath in Kolkata on Thursday, police said. Bomb squad reached Free School street where the bombs were found and defused them, police said. ...
  • Crude bomb explodes in Chandni Chowk area of central Kolkata August 30, 2013

    Kolkata: Panic spread in the busy Chandni Chowk commercial hub of central Kolkata on Friday afternoon following a low intensity explosion from a crude bomb. The bomb squad personnel from the Lalbazar city police headquarters rushed to the spot with sniffer dogs and recovered a second crude bomb from the...
  • Elderly man arrested for possession of crude bombs August 23, 2013

    A 72-year-old man was arrested for illegally possessing crude bombs which went off two days ago at Purushottampur in Ganjam district of Odisha, police said on Friday. At least eight bombs were allegedly keep inside a paddy sack in a thatched house which was gutted due to the bomb blast on...
  • Bihar: Crude bomb explodes inside Vaishali court premises, 1 injured July 16, 2013

    Patna: A crude bomb exploded inside the Hajipur court premises in Vaishali district of Bihar on Tuesday injuring a lady constable. Taking advantage of the chaos following the blasts, an under trial Sant Lal escaped from the court premises. Four more live bombs have been recovered from a bag in the...
  • WB: Violence mars second phase of panchayat polls, 2 dead July 15, 2013

    Kolkata: Violence marred the second phase of panchayat polls in West Bengal as a CPI(M) candidate's husband has been killed after a crude bomb was hurled at him in Asansol. The incident took place on Monday morning while he was on his way to the polling booth in the Jamuria...
  • Odisha: Boy arrested on charge of carrying crude bomb to school July 8, 2013

    Cuttack (Odisha): A classIX student in Cuttack was arrested on Monday on the charge of carrying a crude bomb in a school bag that went off inside the classroom injuring 20 students, including the boy himself. The 14yearold boy of Ayatpur Government High School was produced before Chief Judicial Magistrate...
  • 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...
  • Malegaon blast: All 9 accused granted bail November 5, 2011

    New Delhi: All the nine accused in 2006 Malegaon blast case have been granted bail on Saturday. However, Mohd Ali and Asif Khan who also accused in the 7/11 case, will still be in jail. The rest will come out by Tuesday at the earliest. Earlier, the National Investigation Agency (NIA)...
  • Ahmedabad: eight crude bombs seized, defused July 17, 2011

    Ahmedabad: The recovery of eight crude bombs and a countrymade revolver at a time when most cities are on a high alert following the Mumbai bomb blasts, has caused a flutter in Ahmedabad on Sunday. Police has arrested one person and the Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) has defused all the bombs. At...
  • Two injured in garbage dump blast in Lucknow November 16, 2008

    Lucknow: Two minor girls picking garbage at a rubbish dump were injured when a crude bomb concealed in a pan masala can went off, police said. This is the third explosion in the city in as many days. The girls, identified as Neelima, 11, and Rashika, eight, were rummaging through...
  • Police find 17 crude bombs in Ahmedabad September 29, 2008

    New Delhi: Even as Gujarat was limping back to normalcy after being targetted by the perpetrators of terror on July 26, the state was shaken again on Monday with the recovery of crude bombs in Ahmedabad. Seventeen bombs were found near the Kalupur Darvaja of Ahmedabad on Monday, police said. The bombs...
  • Two dead, seven injured in crude bomb blast in Kolkata August 3, 2008

    Kolkata: Two people were killed and seven suffered injuries in an explosion near the Sarbamangala Ghat in the city Sunday evening, the police said but denied it was a terrorist act. The blast occurred at Sarbamangala Ghat when some rag pickers were rummaging through the garbage for plastic bags, they said,...
  • 7 bombs found near Singur site March 18, 2007

    Kolkata: A crude bomb exploded near the Tata Motors small car project site in Singur while the police recovered seven other explosive devices from the site on Sunday creating panic in the area. The police were called in by workers after a crude bomb exploded near the GopalnagarBosepukur area, next...
  • Malegaon blasts: 2 unani docs held November 7, 2006

    Mumbai: Two unani doctors have been arrested from Maharashtra in connection with the September 8 Malegaon bombings that killed 37 people and injured over 100, the Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) said on Tuesday. Both the men have been booked under the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA). They were...
  • One more held for Malegaon blasts November 7, 2006

    Mumbai:A fifth arrest has been made in the Malegaon blasts case. Dr Farooq, a Unani doctor has been arrested in Malegaon and has been brought to Mumbai. He will be presented in the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court. A fourth person had been arrested on Tuesday morning the AntiTerrorist...
  • ATS arrests one in Malegaon blasts November 2, 2006

    Malegaon (Maharashtra): The Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Thursday arrested a man on suspicion of involvement in the Malegoan serial blasts that killed 31 people. Shabbir Ahmed Masiullah Ansari (36), who is already in the custody of Mumbai police since August 2, was arrested for his alleged complicity in the Malegaon...
  • Malegaon full of questions, no answers September 15, 2006

    Malegaon: A week after the blasts in Malegaon, the town remains tense as the residents are demanding answers but are finding none. ...