#Blast

.Baghdad, Iraq
The blast occurred just days before Eid celebrations.(Representational/Pixabay)

  • The militant group identified the suicide bomber as Abu Hamza al-Iraqi
  • Iraqi President Barham Salih called the bombing a "heinous crime"
  • UNICEF confirmed that children were killed and injured in the attack

.Jammu
The explosions took place around 1.45 am. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Two explosions within a gap of five minutes rocked the high-security technical area of Jammu airport
  • The explosions took place around 1.45 am
  • The area was sealed by security forces within minutes, the officials said

.Beijing, China
The explosion took place at about 6.30 am (local time). (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • The explosion took place in central China's Hubei province
  • Videos showed that several buildings were reduced to rubble 
  • The blast comes a day after eight people died due to a chemical leak in Guiyang 

.Banka, Bihar, India
Places of worship and education institutions have been closed due to covid- induced lockdown. (Phot Credit-ANI)

  • The blast took place around 8 am at the complex situated in the Nautolia locality, Bihar
  • "The explosion has caused extensive damage to the seminary building", says Banka Superintendent
  • A team of forensic expert has been called to inspect the site

.Isfahan, Isfahan Province, Iran
The plant is located about 45 kilometres (just under 30 miles) northwest of Isfahan city. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/ Pixabay)

  • The blast occurred at Sepahan Nargostar Chemical Industries at 4 am local time
  • The reason behind the blast is not known yet
  • The company manufactures "industrial-commercial explosive materials" and was established in 1941

.Kabul, Afghanistan
Afghan journalists take photos inside a mosque after a bomb explosion in Shakar Dara district of Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The blast was carried out inside a mosque in Kabul's Shakar Darah district during Friday prayers
  • IS said its fighters had placed an explosive device and detonated it after worshippers arrived to offer prayers
  • The attack was carried out on the second day of the Eid al-Fitr holidays

.Kabul, Afghanistan
An injured man is being brought on a stretcher to a hospital following a blast outside a school in the west Kabul district of Dasht-e-Barchi on May 8, 2021, that killed at least 25 people and wounded scores more including students, officials said (Source:

  • The blast took place in a Shiite Hazara populated area in Afghan 
  • Incident took place on Saturday, as US military is pulling out the last 2,500 troops 
  • Taliban has denied the involvement and no other group has claimed the attack so far 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Two Indian Mujahideen terrorists were killed in the 2008 Batla House encounter, along with Delhi Police Special Cell Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma. (Picture Credits: Representational Image/NeedPix)

  • The encounter took place six days after the serial bomb blasts across Delhi, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh
  • The Indian Mujahideen had claimed responsibility and said it was revenge for the 1992 demolition of the Babri Masjid
  • At least 165 people were killed in the blasts and 500 injured

.Murshidabad, West Bengal, India
NIA has registered a case into the incident. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • A bomb blast was reported at Nimita Railway Station in Murshidabad on February 17
  • West Bengal minister Jakir Hossain was injured in the incident
  • A case into the incident was registered under relevant sections of the IPC: NIA spokesperson

.Kampala, Uganda
The explosion took place on Tuesday in northwest Uganda. (Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • The kids found the explosive in the bushes in West Nile region
  • This marks the second fatal accident involving leftover ammunition in Adjumani region
  • West Nile is a conflict ridden region since 1990 following the disputes between LRA rebels and the government