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Bomb kills 29, wounds 100 in Nangarhar mosque

10 October, 2019 5:53 pm 5:53 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – A bomb exploded in a mosque in eastern Afghanistan during Friday prayers, officials said, killing at least 29 men who had gathered for worship. Sohrab Qaderi, a member of the provincial council in Nangarhar, said at least 29 people had been killed and more than 100 others wounded. “The number of casualties … Read More

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Govt employees killed in Afghanistan bomb explosion

07 July, 2019 11:23 am 11:23 am

KABUL (Reuters) – At least five people were killed and 10 wounded when a magnetic bomb attached to a bus carrying government employees exploded in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, officials said. Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said the bus was carrying employees of the mines and petroleum department. “Five have been killed, 10 … Read More

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Deserted beaches, empty rooms: Sri Lanka tourism takes a hit after bombings

05 May, 2019 8:41 am 8:41 am

BENTOTA, Sri Lanka/COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s $4.4 billion tourism industry is reeling from cancellations as travellers shun the sun and sand Indian Ocean island after multiple suicide bombings that killed over 250 people two weeks ago. Suspected suicide bombers attacked churches and luxury hotels in the country on Easter Sunday, killing worshippers, tourists and … Read More

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Sri Lanka lifts curfew after bomb attacks kill 290, wound 500

04 April, 2019 9:56 am 9:56 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Authorities lifted a curfew in Sri Lanka on Monday, a day after 290 people were killed and about 500 wounded by a string of bombings that tore through churches and luxury hotels on Easter Sunday. There was still no claim of responsibility for the attacks on two churches and four hotels in … Read More

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Terror attempt foiled, bomb found in Jungshahi railway station

04 April, 2019 10:37 am 10:37 am

THATTA (92 News) – A terror attempt was on Sunday foiled at Jungshahi railway station near Thatta where a bomb was planted on train tracks. Bahauddin Zakariya Express had been stopped outside the Jungshahi railway station when the bomb was found.The Bomb Disposal Squad has been called in from Hyderabad to defuse the device. Trains … Read More

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Four charged in bomb plot against Muslim community in New York

01 January, 2019 4:13 pm 4:13 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Three men and a teenager have been arrested after planning to bomb a Muslim community in upstate New York, and investigators have recovered three homemade bombs and nearly two dozen guns, authorities said on Tuesday. The alleged plot was uncovered after a student at Odyssey Academy, a school in Greece, New … Read More

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Afghan Taliban kill at least 12 in car bomb attack on military base

01 January, 2019 1:03 pm 1:03 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – The Afghan Taliban killed at least 12 security force members in a car bomb attack on a military base in the central province of Maidan Wardak on Monday, officials said. Two gunmen who tried to enter the compound were shot dead, Mohebullah Sharifzai, spokesman for the Maidan Wardak provincial governor, said. “A … Read More