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Two suspected Ansar operatives held in Lucknow, IED recovered: Uttar Pradesh ATS

July 12, 2021 7:04 am

The two were part of a terror module that was planning to carry out explosions in different parts of the state, including Lucknow, said officials. The police claimed the accused were planning to carry out suicide bombings in crowded places.

Close call on Pulwama attack anniversary as cops defuse IED at newly-opened Jammu bus stand

February 14, 2021 5:37 pm

The detection of the explosive device followed a specific intelligence input which was received after the arrest of two top militants from Kunjwani in Jammu and Bari Brahmana area of Samba district over the last week.

Major tragedy averted as IED-fitted motorcycle detected in J&K's Poonch

January 10, 2021 6:22 pm

Quoting preliminary investigation, the officer said the IED along with a motorcycle was left behind by a suspected terrorist who is believed to have moved into the nearby forest area.

Mumbai: Three held for planting IED near school to threaten builder

July 04, 2019 6:45 pm

The discovery of the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) near the school in Kalamboli on June 10 had created a stir.

Maharashtra: Police recover 10 kg IED from a culvert in Gondia

June 03, 2019 3:54 am

Gondia is a Naxal-affected district but is rarely in the news unlike neighboring Gadchiroli district. Last year, Gondia had witnessed exchanges of fire between police and Naxal.

Concern mounts as Maoists switch to remote IEDs

June 13, 2016 4:44 am

On March 22, two suspected RCIED blasts were carried out in Timapur in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district, which did not cause any fatalities or injuries.

Low-intensity IEDs recovered from vacant train at Howrah

September 24, 2015 12:14 am

GRP officials were alerted who in turn informed the RPF officials. The bomb disposal squad of the CID was also informed.

Patna Flat Blast: ‘Good quality’ IEDs used, says NIA

April 02, 2015 2:59 am

"Ammonium nitrate was used along with fuel oil, which we have not come across in other cases," said a NIA source.

Blast in Imphal kills 3, injures over 20

March 11, 2015 9:32 pm

Two out of the three dead were non-Manipuris but the police are yet to ascertain their identities.

Three IEDs recovered in Kashmir

February 22, 2015 11:44 am

A tragedy has been averted by the recovery of these Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).


Tracking the damage done by IEDs: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

With Maoists increasingly using Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in their operations, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has turned to the Army for lessons from its experience in J&K.