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# bomb - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Booby-trapped car explodes outside bank in Athens

The explosion came as Greece prepared to return to bond markets. No one was injured in the incident.

# bomb - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Rathfarnham garda station made safe by army bomb team after security alert

It’s believed a suspicious letter was addressed to the Minister for Justice Alan Shatter.

# bomb - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

A bomb from World War II exploded in Thailand today

Workers at a Bangkok scrap facility believed the device had been made safe.

# bomb - Monday 31 March, 2014

Army experts called in, as viable bomb found in Cork estate

A member of the public found the suspect device and called gardaí.

# bomb - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Pipe bomb explodes in Dublin garden of elderly woman

Gardaí said nobody was injured in the explosion.

# bomb - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law tells court he did not plot to kill Americans

Abu Ghaith is most famous for appearing in a video with bin Laden the day after the 9/11 attacks.

# bomb - Monday 17 March, 2014

1953 St Patrick's Day photo shows US soldiers preparing Irish-decorated bomb

The US Army soldiers – originally from Sligo and Dublin – were fighting communists in Korea.

# bomb - Friday 14 March, 2014

'Booby trap' bomb found under car in Belfast

The viable device was made safe and police are now appealing for information.

# bomb - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Two men injured in explosion in the back garden of a Coolock house

The two men were allegedly involved in the making a pipe bomb at the time.

# bomb - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Photos: On this day in 1966 Nelson’s Pillar in O’Connell Street was blown up Bomb This post contains images

Photos: On this day in 1966 Nelson’s Pillar in O’Connell Street was blown up

At approximately 1.30am on 8 March a bomb exploded on Dublin’s main thoroughfare.

# bomb - Friday 28 February, 2014

Homes evacuated in south Dublin after discovery of viable bomb

The device was made safe at the scene by a bomb disposal team and gardaí are now investigating the incident.

# bomb - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Gerry Adams says Hyde Park bomb accused should never have been arrested

John Downey walked free from court in London after a judge ruled that the trial should not go ahead.

Photos: On this day in 1993 a bomb exploded at the World Trade Center New York In Memory This post contains images

Photos: On this day in 1993 a bomb exploded at the World Trade Center New York

A car bomb exploded underneath car park killing six people and injuring many more.

# bomb - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Man charged with planting hoax bombs and calling in fake threats

The 19-year-old was arrested yesterday in Craigavon, County Armagh.

# bomb - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Trial date set for Boston Marathon bombings suspect

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could face the death penalty if found guilty.

# bomb - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Stormy weather washes ashore early 20th century grenade in Donegal

The grenade underwent a controlled explosion this morning.

# bomb - Friday 24 January, 2014

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your Friday…

# bomb - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Taliban bomb blast kills 20 soldiers in Pakistan

The attack is one of the deadliest to hit Pakistani security forces in recent years.

# bomb - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Houses evacuated after viable bomb discovered in south Dublin

The device was found at a private residence in the Ballyogan area and was made safe by army experts.

# bomb - Friday 3 January, 2014

One killed and eight injured as WWII bomb explodes

The accident happened in Euskirchen, not far from former capital Bonn in western Germany.

Thatcher considered redrawing NI border to move Catholic areas south

The plan was revealed by British state papers released under the 30 year rule.

# bomb - Monday 30 December, 2013

Second bomb blast in Russian city kills at least 10 people

The explosion on a trolleybus Volgograd comes a day after a suicide bombing killed at 17 at the city’s main railway station.

# bomb - Sunday 29 December, 2013

VIDEO: Suicide bomber kills 16 in Russian train station

Another 34 people were seriously wounded when a suicide bomber set off the explosion.

# bomb - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Student killed as Egypt police clash with protesters

The unrest follows nationwide repression of Islamist protests after the military-installed government listed the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation.

# bomb - Friday 27 December, 2013

Former Lebanese minister killed in huge car bomb explosion

Footage from the scene showed people on fire and several cars and buildings ablaze.

# bomb - Monday 23 December, 2013

Device left in porch of south Dublin house had potential to kill

A number of houses in the area were evacuated today as the Defence Forces carried out a controlled explosion.

# bomb - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Derry streets evacuated after bomb warning

A telephone warning has led to the closure of two busy city streets.

# bomb - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about Gerry Adams at Nelson Mandela’s funeral, Commander Chris Hadfield in Dublin, and the weather…

Belfast bomb "could have killed or maimed anyone nearby"

The bomb exploded outside a popular restaurant in the heart of Belfast yesterday evening.

# bomb - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Gardaí, bomb disposal unit respond to Coolock suspect device

The Cromcastle Court flats have been evacuated as the operation continues tonight.

# bomb - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

US condemns car bomb in Belfast

The 59kg homemade bomb, which partially exploded in Belfast city centre, had the potential to do massive damage.

# bomb - Monday 25 November, 2013

'We are all aware of the threat posed by terrorists' - PSNI to step up Christmas security

In response to last night’s security incident the PSNI will increase their presence on Belfast’s streets

The 5 at 5: Monday

All the latest on the car bomb explosion in Belfast, the search for a missing Wexford fisherman, and new developments in the London slavery case.

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Burrito causes bomb scare in Oklahoma

Well, burritos CAN cause explosions…

Masked men hijacked car that exploded in Belfast

Streets are closed as PSNI officers inspect a suspect car.

# bomb - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Viable homemade bomb made safe by disposal team in south county Dublin

The explosive device was found at a private residence in the Woodlands Grove area of Shankill.

Derry bus driver showed 'immense courage' to stop bomb attack

The woman has been described as a “selfless heroine” today.

# bomb - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Explosions outside Chinese government regional HQ leave one dead, eight injured

Eight small explosions were heard by those in the area, which state media is reporting were caused by home-made bombs.

# bomb - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Huge WWII bomb found in Germany forces evacuation of 20,000 people

The bomb was discovered by experts searched for unexploded Allied ordnance.

# bomb - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Explosive device 'designed to kill officers' thrown at police in Northern Ireland

The viable explosive device would have killed or maimed had it exploded.