Terror Plot

  • Canada terror plot raises questions on deportation 27-04-2013 01:15 AM

    Toronto: Canada's immigration minister says he is reviewing the country's deportation policies following revelations that a court decided nine years ago against deporting a man who was arrested last week on terror charges. Raed Jaser came to Canada with his family as a teenager in 1993. Court records indicate he...
  • Canada terror plot accused deny charges 24-04-2013 11:00 AM

    Toronto: The two men accused of plotting a terror attack targeting a passenger train in Canada denied the allegations made against them after they appeared before a court. Raed Jaser, 35, of Toronto and Chiheb Esseghaier, 30, of Montreal who face charges of conspiring "with each other to murder unknown...
  • Canada thwarts plot to blow up US-Canada rail line 23-04-2013 01:35 AM

    Toronto: Canadian security forces thwarted a plot to blow up a rail line between Canada and the United States and will announce arrests on Monday afternoon, police and intelligence agencies said. US security and law enforcement sources also said the suspects had sought to attack the railroad between Toronto and...
  • Hizbul terrorist arrest: Delhi Police submits report to Home Ministry 24-03-2013 05:11 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has submitted its report to the Home Ministry on the arrest of the alleged Hizbul terrorist Liyaqat Shah. Police sources said Liyaqat was in Kathmandu to meet a Hizbul man and was in close contact with a Pakistani Embassy official. The Union Home Ministry, meanwhile, has...
  • 'Home Ministry to order probe in Hizbul terrorist arrest versions' 24-03-2013 12:34 PM

    New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry will order a probe examining the two version of the arrest of alleged Hizbul terrorist Liaqat Shah, sources said on Sunday. While the Delhi Police sources said Liaqat was part of the terror plot to strike Delhi around Holi and arms and explosives were...
  • US: Man sentenced to 17 years in prison in terror plot 02-11-2012 12:44 PM

    Boston: A Massachusetts man was sentenced on Thursday to 17 years in prison in a plot to fly remote-controlled model planes packed with explosives into the Pentagon and US Capitol. Rezwan Ferdaus, 27, of Ashland, pleaded guilty in July to attempting to provide material support to terrorists and attempting to...
  • Ambala haul tip of iceberg: Defence Minister 16-10-2011 09:36 AM

    Defence Minister AK Antony visited Ambala after a car loaded with explosives was found outside the railway station. ...
  • Need to remain vigilant along borders: Antony 15-10-2011 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: The foiled terror plot in Ambala, possibly aimed at targeting the national capital, was just a "tip of the iceberg", Defence Minister A K Antony said on Saturday, cautioning people to remain vigilant in the prevailing "sensitive and delicate" atmosphere. "Ambala incident is a tip of iceberg. The...
  • Ambala explosives was for Delhi: Police 13-10-2011 02:44 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday revealed that the explosives found in an abandoned car in Ambala was meant for banned terror outfit Babbar Khalsa International and was to be used in Delhi. As per the Delhi Police, central intelligence agencies had provided the input that a module of...
  • Suspected terror plot foiled in Ambala 13-10-2011 07:47 AM

    New Delhi: A possible terror attack was foiled just days before the Diwali festival with the recovery of over 5-kg explosives and detonators from a car parked outside the Ambala Cantt Railway Station, police said on Thursday. Haryana Police sources said two newspapers with Jammu dateline and empty sweet box...
  • No sign of US entry for terror plot 11-09-2011 09:02 AM

    Washington: US intelligence agencies have found no evidence that al Qaeda has sneaked any terrorists into the country for a strike coinciding with the 10th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, senior officials said on Saturday. But authorities kept a high alert as investigators looked for proof of a plot...
  • US govt will not appeal against Rana verdict 11-06-2011 08:40 PM

    Washington: The US Government will not appeal against a Chicago court verdict which found Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana "not guilty" on charges related to his involvement in the Mumbai terrorist attacks, a ruling that was received with disappointment by India. "After sentencing, Rana may appeal his conviction on the two counts,...
  • Nine Asians charged in UK over bomb plot 27-12-2010 01:49 PM

    London: Nine men, mostly of Pakistani and Bangladeshi origin, have been charged with conspiracy to cause explosions and plotting terror attacks in Britain, a week after they were arrested in a series of raids across England and Wales. Police said they have charged the men, all aged between 19 and...
  • 3 Canadians held in Ottawa for al-Qaeda links 27-08-2010 07:29 AM

    Toronto: Three Canadian citizens were charged for an alleged terror plot with links to senior al-Qaeda figures in the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. Hiva Mohammad Alizadeh, and Misbahuddin Ahmed: believed to be born in India, both from Ottawa and Khurram Syed Sher, of London, were charged on Thursday for an alleged terror...
  • Indian linked to al-Qaeda plot unearthed in Canada 26-08-2010 09:58 AM

    Toronto: An Al-Qaeda-linked terror plot was unearthed by Canadian security agencies on Wednesday, with one of the suspects reportedly hailing from India. Under what is curiously called "Operation Samosa,'' the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) arrested two suspects early on Wednesday. One of them said to be named Misbahuddin Ahmed...
  • Times Square reopens after another bomb scare 08-05-2010 10:38 AM

    The police cordoned off the area after finding a water cooler and a shopping bag left on the sidewalk. ...
  • The life of Kafeel Ahmed, engineer to terrorist 08-10-2008 01:15 AM

    The failed Glasgow bomber had the best of education, like the 9/11 terrorists. ...
  • China uncovers plot to kidnap Beijing athletes 10-04-2008 06:24 PM

    Perth: An economist has rated iconic batsman Sachin Tendulkar ahead of Sir Don Bradman on the basis of a ranking system that uses the economic concepts of supernormal profit and awards players for consistent super performance and longevity. Dr Nicholas Rohde, an economist from Griffith University, has used economic concepts...