Report: Powerful explosions heard coming from Mumbai Chabad House

Two powerful explosions were heard coming from the besieged Chabad House in Mumbai, Sky News reported late Thursday night. Earlier, eight people seen outside the house were reported to be local Indians from a home in the same compound, and not Jewish or Israeli hostages from the Chabad House, according to Foreign Ministry spokesman Yigal Palmor. The statement refuted media reports that the Chabad House hostages had been freed.