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Undertrial in triple blast case seeks contempt of court proceedings against Taloja jail officials

March 17, 2021 11:13 pm

Nadeem Akhtar, who has been behind bars for nearly 10 years, has said he was infected with tuberculosis in jail in 2019, and that it has become resistant leading to a need for medical attention.

Ahmedabad: Factory violated child labour laws, stocked explosive materials, says report

November 21, 2020 9:56 am

According to the action taken report, godown owner Revabhai Arjanbhai Bharvad was issued notice by the Ahmedabad collector on November 13 for violating several laws and was called for a physical hearing on Friday at the deputy collector’s office in Ahmedabad.

Neyveli Boiler Blast in TN: NGT slaps interim penalty on NLC India Ltd

July 09, 2020 6:25 pm

In the order passed on Wednesday, the tribunal said that an interim compensation of Rs. 30 lakh be paid to each deceased pending final assessment and Rs. 5 lakh each for the seven injured who have been in hospital for a week.

Bengaluru: Six people injured after detonator explodes in forensic lab

November 29, 2019 8:15 pm

According to the police, the explosion happened at the FSL lab of Karnataka Police while handling a sample sent by the Raichur police.

In wake of bomb blasts, Sri Lankan govt declares two days holidays for schools

April 21, 2019 1:23 pm

Sri Lanka bomb blasts: At least 156 people were killed and around 400 injured after simultaneous blasts rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Baby boy found alive after 35 hours under rubble after Russia blast

January 01, 2019 10:19 pm

The blast, thought to have been caused by a gas leak, damaged 48 apartments in a 10-storey building in the industrial city of Magnitogorsk on Monday, killing at least seven people with 36 people still missing.

Blast in China's Hebei province kills 22, injures at least 22

November 28, 2018 8:56 am

Authorities are investigating the cause of the blast in Zhangjiakou city, the local government said in an online statement.

J-K: BSF jawan killed, four others injured in blast in Samba district

November 19, 2018 9:26 pm

The deceased was an official in the rank of Assistant Commandant. The injured included two BSF inspectors and two sub-inspectors, who were rushed to hospital.

Bomb blast in Manipur, four injured

September 16, 2017 10:47 pm

One of the injured is a mechanical supervisor of Hindustan Construction Limited and all the four have been admitted to the hospital. Their condition is out of danger, hospital sources said.

Blast in Pakistan's Hayatabad, at least one killed, several injured

July 17, 2017 10:05 am

The reason for the blast has not been ascertained yet.


Car bomb blast kills 28 in Ankara

February 18, 2016 5:13 am

Ankara, Feb 18 (ANI): A car bomb blast killed at least 28 people in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Wednesday night. Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said the explosion, which targeted an army convoy, injured at least 61 people.Noury, a local resident was only 300 meters away from the explosion site when the bomb went off, having driven past just 20 seconds earlier. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned the attack, vowing to take military action against the perpetrators and their supporters. The Turkish army has been shelling Kurdish forces in Syria for days. Turkey sees those forces as an offshoot of its arch foe the Kurdistan Workers' Party.

West Bengal becoming safe haven for bomb-makers: BJP

January 22, 2016 7:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Friday said West Bengal is becoming a safe haven for bomb makers under Mamata Banerjee's leadership. Reacting to the Birbhum blast, another BJP leader Sambit Patra accused Banerjee of misgovernance and encouraging illegal activities.