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Car explodes near CRPF convoy in Jammu

A Central Reserve Police Force vehicle suffered slight damages when a private car exploded after one of its gas cylinders caught fire on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway on Saturday, police said. There were no casualties in the incident that occurred near the Jawahar Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ramban district around 10.30 am. The incident […]

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Six dead as gas tank explodes in U.P. factory

Six labourers died on Wednesday when a methane gas tank exploded at a petro chemical factory in Uttar Pradesh’s Bijnor district. Two others were seriously injured and hospitalised, the police said. One person is missing. The blast took place when the labourers were repairing the tank, said Bijnor Superintendent of Police Umesh Singh. “The tank […]

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Delhi woman arrested after power bank she threw explodes at IGI

There were moments of panic at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI)airport on Tuesday when a woman, angry at being asked by security personnel to remove a power bank from her check-in baggage, smashed the device on a wall, causing it to emit sparks and smoke. Security personnel initially mistook it for a hand grenade. The […]