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5 Jan 2020
Seven children and four women were among 14 civilians, killed when a roadside bomb blew up their bus in northwestern Burkina Faso
15 Dec 2019
Around 54,000 people were evacuated from the southern Italian city of Brindisi on Sunday as experts worked to defuse a World War II bomb
30 Jul 2019
At least five people were killed and more than 25 wounded when a bomb planted on a motorcycle hit a police van in southwest Pakistan on Tuesday, officials said.
7 Jun 2019
Three persons were killed yesterday in Eziorsu Community, Oguta Council of Imo State by an explosive described as Unexploded Ordinance (UXO), at a scrap dump. Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Orlando Ikeokwu, who confirmed it about 9pm, gave the names of the victims as Elvis Ukado, Kasiemobi Uzoma and Justice Adiemea. He did not give…
5 Mar 2019
British counter terrorism officers are investigating three "small improvised explosive devices" believed capable of starting small fires that were found in separate locations in London on Tuesday. The suspicious packages containing padded envelopes were found at an office block next to Heathrow Airport, the post room at Waterloo station and at offices near London City…
24 Feb 2019
Bangladesh commandos stormed a passenger jet in the country's southeast Sunday and shot dead an armed man who allegedly tried to hijack the Dubai-bound flight, an army official said. The suspect, described by officials as a Bangladeshi man in his mid 20s, was shot as special forces rushed the Boeing 737-800 plane after it landed…
7 Jan 2019
A bomb scare yesterday hit Ungwar Boro community in Kaduna metropolis, causing many people running for their lives as others flew their homes. Both children, men, women, old and young were seen scampering to safety in Ungwan-boro area of Chikun local government area of Kaduna when a three phase unit transformer blew up, which many…
28 Dec 2018
Two Vietnamese tourists were killed Friday and 10 others wounded when a roadside bomb exploded near their bus as it travelled close to the Giza pyramids in Cairo, Egypt's interior ministry said. A statement said there were 14 tourists from Vietnam on the bus when the homemade device exploded at 6:15 pm (1645 GMT) and…
22 Sep 2018
Eight children, including four siblings, were killed in Afghanistan when a mortar shell they were playing with exploded, relatives said Saturday, adding to the ever-growing civilian toll in the 17-year war. Another six children were wounded in the blast on Friday, including two who had lost limbs and were in a critical condition in a…
26 Aug 2018
A German bomb disposal team on Sunday successfully defused an unexploded World War II bomb that had forced the evacuation of 18,500 people in the city of Ludwigshafen. The 500-kilogramme (1,100-pound) aerial bomb, thought to have been dropped by American forces, was discovered during construction work earlier in the week. "Good news: the bomb has…
14 May 2018
The Enugu State Police Command on Monday denied report of alleged bomb explosion at an Enugu church on Sunday. The Command Spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said that there was no bomb blast in any church in the state as being speculated by a local tabloid. “The command wish to make it categorically clear to the…
30 Jan 2018
The punishment for these drug violations was individual and after serving time, many of them came back to compete. There was no question of total ban of the U.S. as a state sponsoring culprit.With Russia – the same offence was called state-sponsored doping and a blanket punishment.....


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England must play their next home match in a UEFA competition behind closed doors following disorder at the Euro 2020 final at Wembley, European football's governing body ruled on Monday.
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The internal crises in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) following last weekend’s congresses across the country have continued to deepen...
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Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has criticised FIFA's plans for a biennial World Cup and expressed dismay that players have not been consulted.
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Gunmen have killed at least 30 people in an attack in Sokoto State, Governor Aminu Tambuwal confirmed yesterday. The assault began at a weekly market in Goronyo on Sunday and continued into Monday morning...
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Barcelona wants to build for the future with the tantalising prospect of another group of teenage talents emerging together, but for now, reality still bites.