IED BLASTS

  • J&K: IED blast at Nadihal in Baramullah, two Army personnel injured 5 days ago

    Srinagar: Two Army personnel have been injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast on Thursday afternoon in the Nadihal area of Baramullah in north Kashmir when suspected terrorists targeted an army convoy. The blast targeted an Army anti-sabotage vehicle. Two injured army soldiers have been rushed to a nearby Army...
  • Mamata attacks Centre, a day after blast probe shifts to NIA October 10, 2014

    Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee on Friday launched a blistering attack against the Centre, a day after it suo motu handing over the Burdwan blast probe to the NIA, saying there was an increasing trend of interference in state matters ever since the new government took over, which is "unprecedented, undemocratic and...
  • Burdwan blast: TMC lashes back at opposition, says BJP, CPM trying to tarnish image October 5, 2014

    The TMC has hit back at BJP and the CPI(M) after some suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists were killed while allegedly trying to make an IED in TMC MP Nurul Hasan Choudhary's residence. Rpy said that the opposition was trying to tarnish the TMC's image. ...
  • Burdwan blast: TMC comes under fire by opposition October 5, 2014

    Trinamool Congress came under fire by opposition CPI(M) and BJP, that attacked the ruling party in West Bengal in connection with the explosion at TMC leader Nurul Hasan Choudhury's residence in Khagragarh locality of Burdwan district. ...
  • Bihar: CRPF officer dies due to alleged delay in medical help April 8, 2014

    Aurangabad: In a case of shocking neglect, the CRPF Deputy Commandant who was hurt in an IED blast on Monday has succumbed to his injuries. The officer died after an alleged delay in medical help. He allegedly received no medical attention for over two hours. The blast took place near...
  • Bihar: 2 policemen killed in IED blast outside police station April 7, 2014

    Patna: Two policemen were allegedly killed in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast outside a police station in Bihar. The blast took place outside Dhibra police station in Aurangabad. Officials said that another policeman was injured. The blast happened when policemen were trying to defuse the IED recovered on Sunday night. ...
  • J&K: Army jawan injured in an IED blast along LoC in Poonch July 9, 2013

    Srinagar: An Army soldier was on Tuesday injured in an IED blast along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. This is the third incident of an IED blast along the LoC in Poonch in the last 48 hours. Pakistani troops on Monday fired at Indian soldiers while they...
  • Assam: 8 IED blasts rock Goalpara, Dhubri districts January 27, 2013

    Goalpara: Suspected ULFA militants on Saturday night set off eight IED blasts in a space of 90 minutes targeting the house of an AIDUF MLA and crowded markets in Assam's Goalpara and Dhubri districts but there was no immediate report of casualty or injury, police sources said. ULFA, along with...
  • Indians in Bahrain asked to remain vigilant November 7, 2012

    Dubai: Indian embassy in Bahrain has advised Indians in the country to remain vigilant in the wake of a series of IED explosions in the country. "In view of recent incidents, the Embassy of India advises all Indian citizens to exercise utmost vigilance. In particular, Indian citizens are asked to...
  • Manipur: 7 Assam Rifles personnel injured in blast September 9, 2012

    Imphal: At least seven Assam Rifles personnel were injured in a bomb blast in Bishenpur district of Manipur on Sunday when the paramilitary personnel were jogging in a road, official sources said. The bomb, allegedly planted by militants, exploded at Kumbi area while the personnel were busy in their morning exercise. The...
  • IED blast in Imphal, 2 Assam Rifles jawans injured September 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Two Assam Rifles jawans have been injured in an IED blast in Imphal on Wednesday. The blast took place at Keishampat Junction in Imphal. Sources said that both the injured jawans were taken to a nearby hospital. No group has taken responsibility for the attack. ...
  • Security tightened across Assam on IDay eve August 14, 2012

    Guwahati: Security has been tightened across Assam on the eve of Independence Day with additional forces deployed at sensitive locations to foil any attempt by militant outfits to create disturbances. "We have deployed additional forces. Besides, there is some intelligence feedback about attempt by the antitalk faction of ULFA to trigger...
  • Assam: IED blast in Goalpara, 1 dead, 7 hurt July 31, 2012

    New Delhi: One Army personnel died and seven others were critically injured when the truck they were in was attacked in an IED blast in Goalpara in lower Assam on Tuesday. The blast took place near the Naranarayan Setu in Goalpara at 10.30 am. There is no information on the group behind...
  • Odisha: Four BSF officers killed in Naxal attack February 10, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: Four BSF officers, including a Commanding Officer, were on Friday killed in an IED blast by suspected Maoists in Malkangiri district of Odisha. The BSF squad was targeted at around 1 pm in the Janbai area of the district, under Chitragonda police station area, 465 kms from here, and...
  • IED blast caused Assam train accident: Railways July 11, 2011

    Guwahati: An improvised explosive device was used to trigger the blast that led to the derailment of the GuwahatiPuri Express in Kamrup district in Assam that left 100 passengers injured, officials said on Monday. Railway PRO Nripendra Bhattacharya said the explosion led to the engine and eight coaches jumping the rails...
  • IED blast in Assam, 4 CRPF personnel killed July 30, 2010

    Guwahati: At least four paramilitary troopers were killed and about 30 injured in a powerful landmine explosion in Assam on Friday, police said. The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) claimed responsibility for the explosion in the restive northeastern state. A police spokesperson said militants triggered the remotecontrolled landmine when...
  • DIGBSF killed in blast near IndoPak border November 16, 2009

    Jammu: A senior Border Security Force (BSF) officer was killed and three troopers were injured Monday in a blast close to an IndiaPakistan border post in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said in Jammu. The officer who was killed was a Deputy Inspector General of the BSF. His identity was not disclosed...
  • 3 CRPF personnel killed in Maoist blast in Orissa November 13, 2009

    Bhubaneshwar: A CRPF deputy commandant and two constables were killed in an IED blast triggered by suspected Maoists in Orissa's Malkangiri district on Friday. The explosion took place when a CRPF convoy was moving towards Laxmipur from Madhuban89, CRPF sources said. The CRPF officer killed in the blast has been identified as...
  • Terrorists target Army convoy, 10 soldiers killed July 19, 2008

    Kashmir: In Jammu and Kashmir 10 Army jawans were killed in an Improvised Explosive Device attack on their convoy on the SrinagarBaramulla Highway. The powerful explosion ripped through the army bus, as it was moving in a convoy just outside Srinagar. The convoy was going to Chokibal which is the last...
  • Terror sends a reminder in Srinagar March 19, 2008

    A bomb blast in the heart of Srinagar, timed at people returning home from their offices, injured 14 people. CNNIBN correspondent Mufti Islah is at the blast site. He brings us the details. ...
  • Powerful blast in Srinagar, 14 injured | Terror reminder March 19, 2008

    Srinagar: A powerful explosion shattered the sixmonthlong lull in Srinagar on Wednesday evening when terrorists triggered a powerful explosion in the heart of the city, leaving 14 people injured. The improvised explosive device (IED) was planted on the city's only flyover at Exhibition Crossing close to the Jammu and Kashmir High...