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Preschool panic in Sweden: Child brings grenade to class

Sep 11, 2019 - 7:17 PM

Police officers say it was a 'dangerous' grenade the boy had picked up this summer at the Rinkaby firing range, located outside Kristianstad

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Jan 30, 2019 - 1:30 PM

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Man blows himself up on empty Belgium football field

Jul 31, 2018 - 11:35 PM

The victim, 65, whose name was not made public, 'was quickly identified as a local resident and a former career soldier,' a statement from the public prosecutor's office says

3 charged over grenade attack during Abra town fiesta

Mar 21, 2018 - 5:52 PM

(UPDATED) The police escorts of Abra Representative Joseph Sto Niño Bernos and his wife, Mayor Menchie Bernos, were killed, while the couple and 34 others were injuired in the January 25 incident

Grenade lobbed at radio station's service vehicle in Legazpi

Mar 19, 2018 - 6:54 AM

This is the third time unidentified suspects attacked the property or staff of Zagitsit News FM

3 children killed in grenade explosion in Surigao del Sur

Feb 06, 2018 - 5:08 PM

Based on the initial police investigation, one of the children tinkered with the live ammunition of an M203 grenade launcher

Grenade kills 3 minors in Davao City

Dec 04, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Two brothers and a cousin set on fire a grenade they found on a relative's farm on Sunday, December 3

Mabes benarkan senjata yang tertahan di Bandara Soetta milik Polri

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:49 AM

Polri mengimpor 280 pucuk senjata dan 5.932 butir peluru untuk digunakan di unit Brimob

SENJATA. KaKorps Brimob Polri Irjen Pol Murad Ismail (kiri) bersama Kadiv Humas Polri Irjen Setyo Wasisto menunjukkan jenis senjata pelontar granat superti barang yang masih tertahan di kepabeanan Bandara Soetta ketika memberikan keterangan di Mabes Polri, Sabtu, 30 September. Foto oleh Wahyu Putro A/ANTARA

NBI raids house of Bacolod cop, seizes firearms, drugs

Sep 23, 2017 - 3:55 PM

SPO1 Joshua Barile claims the confiscated firearms were evidence from police raids, while the packets of suspected shabu were allegedly planted

Locator map of Bacolod City, Philippines

Trial opens for 20 in suspected French terror cell

Apr 20, 2017 - 6:45 PM

The trial opens as France is grappling with fresh fears of terror attacks

Police probe blasts at Samar execs' homes

Mar 04, 2017 - 11:17 AM

A teenage girl and a 6 year old are hurt after motorcycle riding men hurled a grenade at the fence of Barangay Canlapwas chairperson Ma Elfa de Jesus in Catbalogan City

EASTERN VISAYAS TOP COP. Chief Superintendent Elmer Beltejar orders increased security measures in Samar following grenade blasts in Catbalogan City. Photo from the PRO8 website

Grenade attack kills 11 members of Afghan family

Feb 20, 2017 - 4:54 PM

The attack which left 3 others wounded occurs in Laghman province on Sunday

2 hurt in grenade attacks on Samar mayor’s homes

Jan 31, 2017 - 3:08 PM

Two homes and a warehouse – all belonging to San Jorge town Mayor Joseph Grey – are attacked

ATTACKS. San Jorge Mayor Joseph Grey talks to authorities over the phone shortly after the attack on his homes and warehouse on January 31, 2017. Photo by Jazmin Bonifacio/Rappler

Aide killed as grenade thrown at Apayao mayor's house in Tuguegarao

Dec 04, 2016 - 5:06 PM

Mayor Leonardo Dangoy is unhurt but his aide dies and two of his family members are injured

Grenade thrown at French embassy in Greece, policeman hurt

Nov 10, 2016 - 5:35 PM

Police are working on the theory that the attack was staged by local anarchists who regularly carry out acts of violence against diplomatic missions

GRENADE INVESTIGATION. Police officers examine the entrance to the French embassy in central Athens, after two motorcyclists threw a hand granade and injured the guard, early on November 10, 2016. Photo by Louisa Gouliamaki/ AFP

3 dead in explosion in Antipolo City

Aug 23, 2015 - 4:18 PM

Antipolo Police reports two others injured because of the explosion

US citizen with grenade, knife nabbed at NAIA 1

May 28, 2015 - 4:10 PM

Philippine airport authorities discover the explosive device and the weapon in the backpack of an American citizen bound for Taiwan

NABBED. Airport authorities escort US citizen Cipiriano de Guzman, who was found with a grenade and a knife during a security check at the NAIA 1 on May 28, 2015. Photo by MIAA

Grenade explodes inside private warehouse in Basilan

Sep 16, 2014 - 11:09 PM

Located along Rizal Avenue in Maganda village of Basilan s Lamitan City the warehouse is owned by one Bobong Yumul

3 dead, several injured as Mombasa hit by twin attacks

May 04, 2014 - 9:22 AM

One blast occurred in the busy Mwembe Tayari area of the city centre and the other close to the Reef Hotel in the Nyali area of the city

GRENADE. Security officials gather at the scene after a grenade was hurled at Mwembe Tayari bus station in central Mombasa, Kenya, May 3, 2014. Photo by EPA

Bruno Mars’ explosive ‘Moonshine’ concert

Mar 25, 2014 - 2:55 PM

The singer songwriter performer wows Filipino fans once again following his first Manila concert in 2011

Grenade attack at Pakistan cinema kills 10: officials

Feb 11, 2014 - 9:06 PM

The attack came as negotiators for the Pakistani gov t and the Taliban met for a 2nd time as part of efforts to end the bloody 7 year insurgency

5 injured in Cotabato New Year's Eve blast

Jan 01, 2014 - 1:51 PM

The suspects are believed to be targeting a police detachment in Carmen town but are deterred by the presence of Civilian Volunteer Organization members

Army confirms grenade blast in Jolo

Sep 11, 2013 - 12:23 PM

Armed Forces spokesperson Lt Col Ramon Zagala cautioned they have not identified who is behind the attack

MILITARY ZONE. Soldiers in Zamboanga City. Photo by EPA

Grenade lobbed near Cotabato Marine post

Aug 10, 2013 - 11:21 PM

The grenade fortunately did not explode; earlier this week a powerful bomb exploded in Cotabato City killing 8 people

Peace worker hurt in Isabela Army camp blast

Jun 24, 2013 - 3:00 PM

A hand grenade exploded under the van carrying former Cordillera People s Liberation Army fighters who are applying for integration with the military

Grenade blast hits Iloilo electric tower

May 11, 2013 - 9:26 PM

A grenade blast hits an electric tower of state owned National Transmission Corporation in the municipality of Miag ao in Iloilo province

3 hurt in Baguio grenade blast

Feb 24, 2013 - 11:04 AM

The explosion did not affect the Panagbenga Flower Festival according to police

Man with grenade nabbed on 1st day of gun ban

Jan 13, 2013 - 5:55 PM

A man who was picked up for urinating in public and turned out to be carrying a grenade was the first arrest since the 2013 elections gun ban took effect on January 13

MALATE CHECKPOINT. By Sunday, January 13, Comelec checkpoints are set up for the duration of the election period. Photo by Voltaire Tupaz

Grenade blast in CDO injures 8

Nov 21, 2012 - 9:31 AM

Local authorities say there is no evidence that the incident is connected to terrorist organizations

Jolo Catholic church hit by grenade attack

Aug 01, 2012 - 11:32 PM

No casualties were reported

Grenade threat leaves Ombudsman unfazed

May 31, 2012 - 12:43 PM

It s part of the risk says Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales about the grenade found near her Muntinlupa City residence