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To Distract 4-Year-Old Daughter, This Syrian Father Teaches Her To Laugh Every Time A Bomb Drops

Feb 19, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The 32-year-old Abdullah al-Mohamed, who along with his family had been forced to flee from his home in Saraqeb, said he devised the private game to help his daughter overcome her fear.

Double Standards On Bomb Terrorism And Mob Terrorism Must Be Called Out

Jan 24, 2020 Shajahan Madampat

A 36-year-old man planted a bomb at Mangalore Airport because he was depressed due to the unemployment. But could denial of a job be only instigation for him to contemplate such a dangerous act?

'I Don't Know My Relatives': 3 Kashmiris, Acquitted After 23 Years In Jail, Are Now Strangers In Their Own Home

On July 22, 2019, the Rajasthan High court acquitted Mohammad Ali Bhat and four other Kashmiris -- Abdul Goni (57), Mirza Nisar Hussain (39), Latif Ahmed Waja (42) Javed Khan -- in the Samleti blast case.

Abandoned Packet Containing Gold Bar Triggers Bomb Scare At IGI Airport

Jul 13, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

A bomb detection and disposal team, along with a dog squad, that arrived on the spot declared the packet safe and a 1 kg gold bar was recovered from it.

Air India's Mumbai-Newark Flight Makes Precautionary Landing In London After 'Bomb Threat'

Air India’s Mumbai-Newark flight has made precautionary landing at London Stansted Airport due to a 'bomb threat', the airline’s official account has said.

11 June, 2019

Class 2 Student Makes Hoax Calls, Threatens To Blow-Up Patna Airport

Outlook Web Bureau

The boy told police team, that he was inspired by the Bhojpuri film, ‘Train se Pakistan’, in which there a scene of a phone call was threatening to blow-up an airport.

18 February, 2019

Marshmello’s Show Observes Two-Minute Silence For CRPF Jawans Killed In Pulwama Attack

Outlook Web Bureau

A day after the attack, DJ Marshmello even took to Twitter to send out his prayers to "those affected by the Pulwama attack".

29 December, 2018

Kolkata: World War II Vintage Bomb Found At Netaji Subhas Dock

Outlook Web Bureau

A vintage 1,000-pound bomb from World War II has been retrieved during the dredging operations at the Netaji Subhas Dock of the Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT).

26 November, 2018

Kolkata: Jet Airways Passenger Detained After He Mentions ‘Terrorist’ In Social Media Post

Outlook Web Bureau

A co-passenger saw him covering his face with a handkerchief and keying in a message about terrorists over a messaging app (Snapchat).

01 November, 2018

FBI Arrests Arizona Man For Demonstrating How Bombs Are Built: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested a man from Arizona for demonstrating how to build a bomb and teaching others how to do so.

25 October, 2018

Potential Bomb Sent To Robert De Niro A Day After Explosives Sent To Obama, Clinton's In Mails

Outlook Web Bureau

A law enforcement official said the envelope and printed address labels were similar to those on explosives sent to former President Barack Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and others.


25 October, 2018

Donald Trump Asks Media To 'Stop Hostility' After Bomb Sent To CNN

Outlook Web Bureau

CNN is known for its robust coverage of the Trump administration and for constantly provoking the ire of the president. Signs at his rallies condemn the network.

24 October, 2018

Explosives Found In Mails Sent To White House, Hillary, Obama, CNN Office

Outlook Web Bureau

The device was discovered early on Wednesday morning at the Clinton's home in Chappaqua, New York.

06 August, 2018

Kerala Priest Threatens To Plant Bomb At Venue Hosting President, Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

Thrissur District Police chief Yatish Chandra said the accused, Jayaraman, was picked up after his mobile phone was tracked down.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz