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Security Forces and South Eastern Railway (SER) Officials Investigating the Spot
Blast On Rail Tracks In Jharkhand Derails Diesel Locomotive

Maoist cadres squad blew up the tracks, bringing trains to a halt on the Barkakana-Garhwa route, under the Dhanbad division of Eastern Central Railway (ECR), Lakra said.

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Watch | Father-son Duo Carrying Firecrackers On Scooter Killed In Deadly Explosion

These shocking images are from Kottakuppam village in Tamil Nadu. A father-son duo was travelling in a scooter, which blew-up in a high-intensity explosion triggered by firecrackers on Thursday. The freak accident occurred when country-made firecrackers the duo had bought for Diwali celebrations exploded in the motorbike they were travelling.

High Intensity Explosion Rips Through House Injuring 8-Year-Old
High Intensity Explosion Rips Through House Injuring 8-Year-Old

An eight-year-old boy was critically injured due to a powerful explosion that damaged a house on Thursday (October 7). The incident took place at Medinipur village of Ganjam district.

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Breaking: One Dead In Bhubaneswar Filling Station Blast

Bhubaneswar: A day after an explosion in an underground CNG tank of a fuel station nearby Raj Bhawan here, one of the nine persons injured in the incident has succumbed. SCB Medical Emergency Officer Bhubanananda Maharana informed about the demise of the patient undergoing treatment at the hospital. As per reports, two persons critically injured […]

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Bhubaneswar Filling Station Blast: It Felt Like An Earthquake, Say Eyewitnesses

Bhubaneswar: A major explosion at a CNG station near Raj Bhawan in Bhubaneswar Wednesday afternoon has left many injured apart from destroying massive property and a number of vehicles. As per latest reports, nine persons who sustained burn injuries have been shifted to hospital for treatment while two of them are stated to be critical. […]

Bhubaneswar: CNG Station Blowout Near Raj Bhawan, CM Announces Free Treatment Of Injured

Bhubaneswar: A loud explosion ripped through a petrol pump station near Raj Bhawan in the State capital today noon. As many as three fire tenders have been pressed into service to douse the flames at the spot after a huge fire spit out from the spot following the explosion. Many people have suffered serious injuries […]

14 Killed In Explosion In Syria's Al-Bab

Damascus: At least 14 people were killed in a car bomb explosion in the rebel-held city of al-Bab in northern Syria on Saturday, a war monitor reported. The car bomb exploded at a parking lot in al-Bab, a city that is controlled by the Turkish forces and Turkey-backed rebels in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo […]

A dummy acting as a motorcycle suicide bomber is blown up next to a vehicle during a course on blast scene investigation near Hua Hin
20 injured in explosion at Paris bakery

Paris: A powerful explosion at a bakery rocked central Paris on Saturday, injuring at least 20 people, the police said. The blast, which took place at 9.10 a.m. (local time), was preceded by a fire that was apparently caused by a gas leak, the BBC reported citing preliminary reports. Cars were wrecked and other buildings […]

Women, two minors killed in LPG cylinder blast in Kalahandi

Kalahandi: In a tragic incident, three persons of a family were killed after a cooking gas cylinder exploded inside their house at Thanat village under Dharamgarh block of Kalahandi district today. As per reports, wife of one Ajit Meher of Thanat village was cooking in the kitchen when the mishap occurred. Meher’s wife and two […]

4 fishermen suffer critical injuries after explosion near Chilika lake

Puri: Four fishermen suffered critical injuries after an explosion took place on the banks of Chilika lake in Bhagabata sahi under Brahmagiri police limits in the district today. As per reports, the blast took place all of a sudden during construction work of boats. The injured persons have been identified as Abinash Behera, Abhiram Behera, […]

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4 injured in Guwahati blast

Guwahati: At least four people were injured on Saturday in a blast here, police said. The explosion took place near Sukreswar temple in the city’s highly secured Pan Bazaar area that houses the High Court building, Deputy Commissioner’s Office and many other important buildings. “Four persons received minor injuries in the explosion. They were rushed […]

A dummy acting as a motorcycle suicide bomber is blown up next to a vehicle during a course on blast scene investigation near Hua Hin
1 dead, several injured in explosion in Rourkela slum

Rourkela: A woman died and several others including minor children were critically injured in an explosion at Telugu slum near Madusudhanpalli in Rourkela today. Two persons critically injured in the incident were admitted to Rourkela IGH while five minors have been shifted to Bhubaneswar for treatment as their condition worsened. Sources said the explosion was […]

A dummy acting as a motorcycle suicide bomber is blown up next to a vehicle during a course on blast scene investigation near Hua Hin
14 killed in Baghdad explosion

Baghdad: At least 14 people were killed and over 90 injured on Wednesday by a huge explosion in Iraq’s Baghdad, an official said. “The latest report said that 14 people were killed and more than 90 others were wounded by the huge explosion of an explosive cache in eastern Baghdad,” Xinhua quoted an Interior Ministry […]

8 killed, 43 hurt in explosion during cricket match in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least eight people were killed and 43 wounded in three consecutive explosions during a cricket match in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, media reported on Saturday. The blasts occurred around Friday midnight at Jalalabad’s Spinghar cricket stadium where hundreds of people had gone to watch a match between local teams, Efe news reported quoting Attaullah […]

Father dies, son critical in fire cracker blast in Puri

Puri: An elderly man was charred to death while his son sustained critical burn injuries in an explosion at an illegal cracker manufacturing unit functioning at the rooftop of their house at Pindol village of Gop block in Puri district today. The deceased identified as Ranjit Biswal succumbed to injuries during treatment at the Charichhak […]

Two injured in Texas city explosion

Washington: Two men were injured in the Texas state capital of Austin in an explosion that came less than a week after police said three package blasts that occurred over 10 days were connected, the media reported. The police were called to the scene at 8.32 p.m., on Sunday, reports CNN. The two injured men […]

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We hope to crack wedding gift blast case soon: DGP

Bhubaneswar: With mystery still shrouding the wedding gift explosion that killed two people in Bolangir, Odisha DGP RP Sharma on Tuesday asserted that police will crack the case soon. While talking to reporters on the sidelines of railway safety meeting, Sharma today said that already two special police teams led by Bolangir SP are working […]

Groom among two killed, bride critical after wedding gift explodes

Patnagarh: In a tragic incident, a wedding gift received by a couple exploded killing the groom and his grandmother while critically injuring the bride in Patnagarh of Bolangir district today. Earlier in the day, the elderly woman succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at the Bolangir hospital. Later the groom died on the way to […]

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Six of a family critical in cylinder blast

Cuttack: At least six persons of a family, including a minor sustained serious burn injuries after a cooking gas cylinder exploded in a house near Brahmapura Tarini Chhak in Tangi of Cuttack district on Saturday. According to reports, the incident took place when they were reportedly connecting the gas cylinder and suddenly the cylinder burst. […]

London Tube train hit by terror attack

London: An explosion jolted a London Tube train carriage during morning rush hour on Friday, leaving several people injured in what Metropolitan Police said was a “terror incident”. Neil Basu, Metropolitan Police Deputy Assistant Commissioner and the senior national coordinator for counter-terrorism policing, said some hours after the incident that it was a terrorist incident, […]

3 hurt in explosion at Badmal Ordnance Factory

Bolangir: At least three employees were severely injured in an explosion inside highly sensitive Badmal Ordnance Factory in Bolangir here on Friday. Though the exact reason behind the explosion is still unclear, it is suspected that the mishap occurred during testing of arms and ammunitions at factory’s unit No-15 between 11 am and 11:30 am […]

Explosion hits London Tube train

London: An explosion was reported from a carriage of a London Tube train on Friday, causing injuries as panicky passengers tried to escape from the scene, witnesses and officials said. The Metropolitan and British Transport police forces were at the scene at Parsons Green station in south-west London, the Guardian reported. But no one could […]

Three soldiers injured in landmine explosion near LoC

Srinagar: Three army soldiers were injured late on Sunday in a landmine explosion near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district. According to the Defence Ministry sources, the three soldiers were injured in Keran sector of Kupwara district. “The soldiers were on routine patrolling when the explosion occurred. The injured soldiers have been shifted […]

2 Odias killed in LPG cylinder explosion in Bengaluru

Balasore: Two persons from the district died today in an LPG cylinder explosion that happened five days ago at a hotel in Hatibali area of Bengaluru. The deceased identified as Jayant Sial of Miripur near Khaira and Chittaranjan Sial of Gobindbindha in the district, were injured critically in the explosion and have been undergoing treatment […]

Worker injured in explosion at RSP blast furnace

Rourkela: A labourer was injured after a minor explosion occurred at the blast furnace-5 of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) here last night. The injured worker has been admitted to Ispat General Hospital (IGH). He is now out of danger, hospital sources said. Production was stalled at this site of the plant after the incident took […]