landmine News

Myanmar laying landmines near Bangladesh border: govt sources in Dhaka

Manzurul Hassan Khan, a Bangladesh border guard officer, told Reuters earlier that two blasts were heard on Tuesday on the Myanmar side, after two on Monday fuelled speculation that Myanmar forces had laid land mines.

Huge stockpile of defective anti-tank mines hurts army ops: CAG report

Controller of Quality Assurance (Ammunition) said leakage of TNT was because of low melting point of fillings.


More than 60 workers clearing mines kidnapped in Afghanistan's Herat province

The emerging situation resulting from the downgrading of security is a worrying sign for the traditionally rich and stable province of Herat.

Maoists set off landmine,kill four BSF men in Orissa

The blast occurred at a culvert between Pottangi and Sunki Ghat of Koraput on NH 26 around 9 am.

Probe ordered into 'informer' death in Sukma

The Raipur Police Headquarters has ordered a probe into the death of a police informer

Jawan injured in J-K

An Army jawan was injured after he stepped over a landmine near the LoC in Nowshera sector


Landmine,explosives unearthed in Orissa

15 meters of wire,10 kgs of explosives,2 detonators and 2 batteries were also found.

Maoists blast tracks in Orissa,goods train service disrupted

Maoists damaged railway tracks by setting off landmines in Orissa's Sundargarh district.

10 killed in Kurram agency as vehicle hits landmine

At least 10 people were killed and six more injured when a vehicle hit a landmine in the restive Kurram tribal region.

Powerful landmine unearthed in Dantewada

The landmine was detected by a special police team on a tip off that ultras had placed explosives deep under the road.