Wednesday, 6 July, 2022
TopicIED blast

Topic: IED blast

J&K heating up before Modi visit: Attacks on rise, terrorist chatter on ‘high-grade IED blast’

PM's 1st visit to J&K since Article 370 abrogation. Since it was announced in March, 6 panchayat members killed in attacks, as well as 3 civilians & 5 security personnel.

In Delhi court blast chargesheet, police say accused ‘inspired’ by gangster’s murder on premises

Police say evidence against DRDO scientist Bharat Bhushan Kataria ‘beyond doubt’. Chargesheet totalling 1,040 pages filed in Patiala House Court on 15 March.

Low-intensity blast in Meghalaya’s Shillong, no casualty reported so far

One suspect has been identified and no one was injured but some shops got damaged in the blast that happened at 6:30 pm Sunday in the commercial hub of the state, the police say.

Police recover envelope addressed to Israeli Embassy from blast site, CCTV footage scanned

A minor IED blast took place near the Israeli Embassy in Delhi Friday evening. Israeli FM Gabi Ashkenazi promised full cooperation and any help in the investigation.

Intel warns of another Kashmir car bomb attack, this time where Zakir Musa was killed

The intel input identified two terrorists of the Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) as being involved in preparation of IEDs.

Car bombs are becoming the new weapon of choice for militants in Kashmir

Two jawans died Tuesday, a day after their convoy was targeted by an explosives-packed car in Pulwama, months after 40 CRPF personnel were killed in the same manner.

Random phone call tipped off Indian High Commission about IED attack in J&K

Two days after a report that Pakistan had tipped off both India & US about an attack in J&K, an Army convoy was targeted in Pulwama Monday, killing 2 soldiers.

9 army personnel injured in IED blast in Pulwama

The Army Casper, a bullet and mine proof vehicle of 44 Rashtriya Rifles was targeted by the IED explosion near Eidgah Arihal in South Kashmir.

11 CRPF personnel and police officers injured in Naxal-triggered IED blast in Jharkhand

The blast took place at 5 am when a joint team of the CRPF's CoBRA unit and the state police were carrying out an operation in the forests of Seraikela Kharsawan district.

16 killed in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli after Naxals attack security personnel

PM Narendra Modi condemned the attack that left 15 security personnel and a civilian dead after Naxals triggered an IED blast.

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Keep calm and carry on: Unlike wheat, rice isn’t hot yet

The world is worried that India might restrict exports of rice after wheat, pushing prices higher and worsening global food security.


Air Commodore Sanjay Sharma pose with daughter Flying Officer Ananya Sharma in front of the fighter aircraft | Twitter/@DefencePRO_Guj

In a first in IAF, father-daughter fly in same fighter formation as fellow wingmen

Daughter of Air Commodore Sanjay Sharma, Flying Officer Ananya Sharma is currently undergoing training to master ‘superior and faster’ jets.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.