India warned of bombings

India had warnings of a security threat days before two bombs went off in a market in Hyderabad, killing 16, the country's interior minister has said.

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Foreign Office 'appalled' by India bomb attacks

The Foreign Office minister Hugo Swire has said he is "appalled to hear of the bomb attacks in India."

Having just spent three days with the Prime Minister seeing the optimism and opportunities across India, these attacks are a shocking reminder of the terrorist threat this country faces.

I condemn this cowardly act of terror and, as agreed between the Prime Minister and Prime Minister Singh, the UK will continue to work closely with India to tackle the threat of terrorism wherever it occurs.

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