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Rocket-propelled grenade hits Punjab Police Intelligence wing HQ in Mohali

Chandigarh, May 9 (PTI) A rocket-propelled grenade hit the Intelligence Wing headquarters of Punjab Police in Mohali near here on Monday night, shattering windowpanes on one of the floors of…

Three Chinese nationals among four killed in Pakistan bomb blast – police

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A bomb blast that ripped through a passenger van killed three Chinese nationals and a Pakistani in the southern port city of Karachi on Tuesday, police said.…

Ukraine, Russian-backed separatists trade accusations over acid tank explosion

LONDON (Reuters) - Ukraine and Russian-backed separatist forces both reported on Tuesday that an industrial acid tank had been blown up in eastern Ukraine, creating a serious potential hazard for…

Tongans deafened by volcanic blast as they fled for safety

(Reuters) - When Tonga's Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano violently erupted, sending shockwaves and tsunami across the Pacific, the blast in the small island nation was so deafening that fleeing families…

Islamic State claims responsibility for explosion in Kabul

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State claims responsibility for an explosion that took place close to the gate of the passport office in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, the militant…

Suicide bomber killed at Kabul passport office gate

KABUL (Reuters) -A suicide bomber was killed at the gate of a passport office in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, a government spokesman said, and several people were injured…

Explosions heard near Syria-Iraq border, rebels deny blasts inside U.S. base

DUBAI/AMMAN (Reuters) -Syrian state television reported on Sunday that multiple explosions had been heard inside a U.S. base in the Al-Tanf region near the Iraqi border. The report was denied,…

UK police name Liverpool taxi blast suspect

By Phil Noble LIVERPOOL, England (Reuters) -British police have identified the suspect behind an explosion which engulfed a taxi in flames outside a hospital in Liverpool on Sunday, a blast…

Blast in Afghan capital wounds two

KABUL (Reuters) -A bomb blast in the Afghan capital of Kabul wounded two people on Monday, the Taliban's interior ministry said, just two days after a similar explosion that was…

UK counter-terrorism police arrest three after Liverpool car blast

LONDON (Reuters) -Counter-terrorism officers arrested three men after a vehicle exploded outside a hospital in the northern English city of Liverpool on Sunday, killing one person and wounding another, police…

Explosion near Yemen’s Aden airport kills at least six – sources

ADEN (Reuters) -An explosion near the entrance to the international airport of Yemen's southern port city of Aden on Saturday resulted in at least six deaths and around 20 injured,…

At least 11 people killed in explosion outside Kabul airport

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 26 (ANI): At least 11 people were killed in the explosion outside Kabul airport, Al Jazeera reported on Thursday, citing a source in the Taliban. Several people…