Hyderabad Blasts

  • Hyderabad blasts
    Feb 21, 2013 19:28 IST

    Terror returns to Hyderabad: 13 dead, 80 injured in twin blasts triggered by IED devices

    At least 12 people were killed and 84 injured in two blasts in Hyderabad and the death toll could go up, Sushilkumar Shinde said tonight. Strongly condemning the blasts, the PM said those responsible for the 'dastardly' act won't go unpunished. Police Control Rooms: +91-40-27852435-36, +91-40-23261166

  • Feb 21, 2013 20:32 IST

    Hyderabad blasts: high alert across Andhra Pradesh

    Police sounded high alert in Hyderabad and other cities in Andhra Pradesh after two blasts killed over 10 people in Hyderabad and injured scores of others.

  • Feb 21, 2013 20:46 IST

    NIA, NSG teams flying to Hyderabad blast site: home secy

    Elite teams of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the National Security Guard (NSG) on Thursday will be flying to Hyderabad, which has been rocked by twin blasts that killed 10 people and injured 50, an official said.

  • Feb 21, 2013 20:53 IST

    Delhi on high alert following Hyderabad blasts

    Delhi has been put on high alert and security beefed up at all important buildings and markets following two blasts in Hyderabad, officials said.

  • Feb 21, 2013 20:58 IST

    BJP condoles loss of lives, demands thorough probe

    BJP president Rajnath Singh on Thursday condoled the lost of lives in Hyderabad blasts and demanded that the government conduct a thorough probe into the incident.

  • Feb 21, 2013 21:07 IST

    Hyderabad blasts: high alert in Maharashtra

    A high alert has been sounded across Maharashtra in the wake of the blasts in Hyderabad this evening, home minister RR Patil said.

  • Feb 21, 2013 21:47 IST

    Prime Minister condemns Hyderabad blasts, says guilty won't go unpunished

    Strongly condemning the twin blasts in Hyderabad, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday described it as a "dastardly attack" and said the guilty should not "go unpunished."

  • Feb 21, 2013 22:09 IST

    Sonia expresses sorrow over Hyderabad blasts

    Congress chief Sonia Gandhi expressed sorrow on the blasts in Hyderabad which left at least 11 people dead and scores injured, a party statement said on Thursday.

  • MA Chidambaram Stadium
    Feb 22, 2013 00:18 IST

    Security tightened after serial blasts

    The already tight security at the MA Chidambaram Stadium and the team hotel has been strengthened in Chennai ahead of the first Test following the deadly serial blasts in Hydera-bad, the second Test venue.

  • Feb 22, 2013 01:05 IST

    City caught in terror crossfire

    Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed considers taking back Hyderabad along with Junagarh and Kashmir from India, the unfinished agenda of Partition of the country in 1947.

  • Hyderabad blasts
    Feb 22, 2013 01:07 IST

    Hit five years ago, Abdul falls victim again in Hyderabad blasts

    Thirty-year-old Abdul Wazid Mirza lost a leg in the 2007 bomb blast in old Hyderabad city. Five years later, he suffered severe injuries to his abdomen in yesterday's twin blasts at Dilsukhnagar where he had shifted, thinking that it was a safer locality.

  • Hyderabad blasts
    Feb 22, 2013 01:09 IST

    Investigators hint at IM hand in Hyderabad serial blasts

    Counter-terrorism investigators say that yesterday's serial blasts in Hyderabad carry the fingerprint of Indian Mujahideen. The use of cycles, ball bearings and timers have made investigators link the attack with failed Pune serial blasts.

  • Hyderabad blasts
    Feb 22, 2013 01:10 IST

    Intel failure? Indian Mujahideen cadre had scouted Dilsukhnagar

    Although the immediate provocation can be the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru — as claimed by the sources — Hyderabad had been on the IM radar from July last year. HT reports. IM operations | Political leaders visit blast site

  • Feb 22, 2013 01:14 IST

    Centre alerts had nothing specific; Shinde under fire

    Central intelligence agencies sent out two all-India alerts on February 19th and 20th warning of the possibility of attacks as a retaliation to the hanging of Afzal Guru, although there was no specific intelligence pertaining to the twin blasts in Hyderabad.

  • Hyderabad blasts
    Feb 22, 2013 01:17 ISTDouble whammy

    Terrorism returns: India’s enemies strike Hyderabad

    Terror returned to Hyderabad after five years — with two massive explosions triggered by tiffin-carrier bombs planted on cycles in the crowded Dilsukhnagar locality, leaving 13 people dead and more than 80 injured. HT reports. Twin blasts triggered by IED devices | Hit 5 yrs ago, Abdul falls victim again | City caught in terror crossfire | Thursday terror