Twin Blasts

  • NIA chargesheet names Bhatkal, Akthar in Hyderabad twin blasts 14-03-2014 09:28 PM

    The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed charge sheet against top Indian Mujahideen operatives, Yasin Bhatkal and Asadullah Akhtar in the February 2013 twin blast case. IM had hatched a high-level conspiracy to wage a war against India and carried out the blasts in Hyderabad to create terror in...
  • Death toll in Nigerian twin bomb attack rises to 46 02-03-2014 11:38 PM

    The death toll from a twin bomb attack carried out by suspected Islamist militants in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri has risen to 46 people, a witness and a rescue official said on Sunday. The first blast went off at around 6 pm (1700 GMT) on Saturday in a...
  • Hyderabad blasts: Charges framed against four IM operatives 28-08-2013 03:48 PM

    A local court on Wednesday framed charges against the four accused in the August 2007 twin bomb blasts in Hyderabad, that left behind 42 people dead. The second Metropolitan Sessions Judge's (MSJ) court framed charges against Anique Shafiq Syed, Mohammed Sadiq, Akbar Ismail Choudhary and Ansar Ahmed Badhsah Sheikh --...
  • Pakistan: 22 killed in twin blasts in Balochistan 01-07-2013 12:37 AM

    Islamabad: At least 22 people were killed and over 60 injured in twin bomb blasts that occurred in Quetta city of Pakistan's Balochistan province Sunday night, local media and officials said. Hospital officials said the dead bodies, including of women and children, and over 60 people with multiple injuries were...
  • 'Boston suspect left note in boat blaming US wars for attack' 16-05-2013 10:50 PM

    Boston: The lone-surviving Boston bombings suspect has claimed responsibility for the deadly terror attack in a note written on the wall of the boat he hid in, saying it was retribution for US wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Boston bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, left a note in the boat...
  • London marathoners remember Boston victims 21-04-2013 11:44 PM

    London: The London Marathon runners fell silent at the start line Sunday in memory of those who died in the Boston bomb attacks. Amid tightened security to reassure the racers and crowd, there was a 30-second silence just before the start of the men's elite race and mass start at...
  • Boston twin blasts: A timeline of events that unfolded at MIT and Watertown 19-04-2013 11:34 PM

    The hunt for the second suspect in the Boston bombings case is narrowing, according to reports in Watertown. ...
  • Suspect in Boston twin blasts identified: Sources 17-04-2013 10:59 PM

    Boston: Officials on Wednesday said they have identified a dark skinned male who is a suspect in the Boston Marathon twin blasts case, CNN sources said. Officials are also believed to have a clear facial image of the suspect placing the package and leaving the site, the sources added. The...
  • Boston Marathon blasts: No Taliban or al Qaeda hand, says FBI 17-04-2013 08:46 AM

    Boston: A day after twin blasts rocked Boston killing three and injuring over 180 people, the FBI is working hard to look for those responsible. CNN has reported that a Taliban or al Qaeda hand has been ruled out and the FBI made a public announcement seeking help into any...
  • Boston twin blasts: Possible groups under suspicion 16-04-2013 09:50 PM

    In the biggest attacks on the US soil since 9/11, two explosions ripped through the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and injuring 150 others. See which are the groups under suspicion after the bombings. ...
  • Boston Marathon blasts: Reactions from India 16-04-2013 12:59 PM

    New Delhi: Investigators on Tuesday searched for the person or group responsible for planting two bombs at the Boston Marathon finish line that killed three people and wounded more than 100 in the worst bomb attack on US soil since September 11, 2001. Here are some Twitter reactions from Indian...
  • Watch: Indian living in Boston describes the blast scene 16-04-2013 10:38 AM

    Ashok Devata, a marketing executive from Hyderabad, who lives and works in Boston was running the marathon and was three miles away from the finish line when the blasts occurred. ...
  • Video: How police quickly responded to Boston Marathon blasts 16-04-2013 10:03 AM

    In a major terror strike on the United States of America, two explosions rocked the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring over 144 others. ...
  • Full text: Barack Obama's statement on Boston Marathon blasts 16-04-2013 09:01 AM

    US President Barack Obama declared that those responsible for the explosions at the Boston Marathon "will feel the full weight of justice," but he urged a nervous nation not to jump to conclusions. Top lawmakers declared the deadly incident an act of terrorism, and a White House official said it...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-02-2013 11:58 PM

    According to sources, the Centre gave into the demands of state governments opposing the ambitious setting up of NCTC and said the proposed intelligence agency will not have the right to make arrests without the states' permission. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-02-2013 11:41 PM

    Indian Mujahideen outsmarts security agencies, continues to target India. CBI faces tough task ahead in investigations despite filing Preliminary Enquiry. ...
  • Are groups like India Mujahideen trying to create a religious divide? 25-02-2013 11:34 PM

    At least seven major terror strikes since 2006 in the country have been linked to Indian Mujahideen, the banned terror outfit. ...