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Three injured in Shanghai airport blast

07:14 PM | 12 Jun, 2016
Three injured in Shanghai airport blast
SHANGAI (Web Desk) - An explosion at Shanghai's Pudong International Airport left three people injured on Sunday.

The blast took place when a homemade explosive blew up near a check-in counter at Terminal Two, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.

A bomb disposal expert checks a luggage near the site of a blast at a terminal in Shanghai's Pudong International Airport, China, June 12, 2016. REUTERS/Aly Song

It is not yet clear who detonated the explosive or why.

In 2013 a wheelchair-bound man set off a bomb at Beijing airport to highlight a personal grievance. He later received a six-year prison sentence.

The latest incident happened at about 15:00 (07:00) on Sunday .


The writer is a member of the staff.


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US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Saturday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

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