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Worker killed in blast at Naroda factory

May 01, 2022 6:25 am

According to the Ahmedabad fire department, Mohabbatsinh Parmar was operating an aluminium pressure die-casting machine, which has a hydraulic oil component where furnish oil is poured.

Gujarat: Three workers killed in blast at cement factory

April 26, 2022 4:18 am

Police said the victims were engaged in welding when the sparks caused a blast in a storage structure.

Test blasts carried out at Supertech twin towers, say officials

April 11, 2022 2:30 am

Officials added that the test blasts went smoothly and there were no damages or injuries and the dust was also under control after the blast. 

Limited time ahead of Supertech demolition a challenge, says firm tasked with razing twin towers

April 10, 2022 3:50 pm

On Sunday, a ‘test blast’ was done, with a small quantity of explosives inserted to determine what quantity will be necessary for the building.

7 dead, several injured in Muzaffarpur factory boiler explosion

December 26, 2021 8:00 pm

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the kin of each victim.

UK police name Liverpool taxi blast suspect

November 16, 2021 4:14 pm

Police say 32-year-old Emad Al Swealmeen, who was killed in the blast, boarded the taxi in the northern English city and asked to be driven to the hospital, which was about 10 minutes away.

UK raises terror threat level following taxi explosion

November 15, 2021 9:22 pm

Home Secretary Priti Patel told reporters that the threat level increase came in the context of being the second terrorist incident in the space of a month.

Afghanistan: Blast at mosque in Kandahar city; 37 dead

October 15, 2021 6:16 pm

Qari Saeed Khosti said authorities were collecting details of the explosion, which took place days after Islamic State claimed a bombing at a Shi'ite mosque in the northern city of Kunduz that killed scores of people.

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.


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.