TERRORISM

  • Assam situation improving, no incident in last 48 hours 3 hours 53 minutes ago

    Guwahati: The situation in violence-hit lower Assam districts is improving with no fresh incidents being reported since Friday even as Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday said confidence-building measures were needed in the wake of death of 81 people following NDFB(S) militant attack. State Home Commissioner Prateek Hajela on Sunday said...
  • Assam peaceful, Tarun Gogoi reviews situation 6 hours 12 minutes ago

    Guwahati: Assam remained peaceful on Sunday with no fresh incidents reported as Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi reviewed the situation calling for intensifying confidence- building measures in the wake of death of 81 people in NDFB(S) militant attack, retaliatory violence and police firing. The Chief Minister has directed Assam Director General of...
  • Cartoon of the day: Pakistan against terrorism Yesterday

    As US grants help to Pakistan to tackle terrorism here is cartoonist Neelabh's take on the development. ...
  • Assam violence: Over 1.15 lakh people living in 81 relief camps Yesterday

    Guwahati: Assam government on Saturday claimed that the overall situation in the restive districts has improved even as the number of people taking shelter in 81 relief camps in the wake of serial NDFB attacks has risen to nearly 1.15 lakh. "The overall situation is improving. Incidents of violence between Bodo...
  • Pakistan: Draft amendments for trial of militants presented to Nawaz Sharif Yesterday

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was presented with the first draft of constitutional and legal amendments for trial of hardcore terrorists and enemy combatants as he ordered the activation of a dormant anti-terror body to fight the menace on Saturday. The Prime Minister chaired a meeting of the committee to...
  • Pakistan: 60 terrorists killed in airstrikes, gun battle Yesterday

    Peshawar: About 60 terrorists were killed in airstrikes by Pakistan military and a gun battle that ensued after terrorists attacked army check posts in the volatile northwest tribal region, officials said on Saturday. The militants attacked the check posts in Shindara and Khazana Kandao in Orakzai Agency near the Afghan border...
  • Refugees from Assam are guests in West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee Yesterday

    Alipurduar (WB): Describing refugees from Assam as guests, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said her government would stand beside them. "They are more than our guests, our own people. They don't have shelter now. We all know their mental condition. They are the victim of circumstances, so let...
  • Tarun Gogoi government's attitude responsible for militant activities, says BJP Yesterday

    New Delhi: In the wake of the massacre of tribals in Assam by a Bodo group, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Saturday condemned Tarun Gogoi's government for not doing enough work in the state to stop such incidents. Singh said, "Gogoi's government has tumultuous approach towards militants. Congress's...
  • Rajasthan: 10 cabinet ministers, 6 MoS get threat emails of terror strikes on January 26 2 days ago

    Jaipur: 16 Rajasthan ministers get threat emails warning of terror strikes on January 26. Ten Cabinet ministers and six Ministers of State in Rajasthan on Friday received terror threat emails on their official IDs. The mail claims to be from Indian Mujahideen and warned about terror strikes on January 26. DGP Rajasthan...
  • Centre failed to perceive Assam's grim situation: Shiv Sena 2 days ago

    Mumbai: In the wake of the massacre of tribals in Assam by a Bodo group, the Shiv Sena on Friday hit out at the Centre saying that it has till date failed to understand the grim situation in the north-eastern state. The Sena also said that the issue of violence in...
  • Rajnath Singh's helicopter develops technical snag, makes emergency landing at Tezpur IAF airbase 3 days ago

    Tezjpur: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's helicopter on Thursday made an emergency landing at Tezpur IAF airbase after developing a technical snag. Singh's helicopter, which had left for Kokrajhar from the airbase, developed technical problems midair and was forced to return to Tezpur, a senior police officer said. Singh, accompanied by his...
  • Bodo militant attack in Assam an act of terror: Rajnath Singh 3 days ago

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemned the Bodo militant attack in Assam and said, "What happened in Assam was an act of terror. Will not adopt a zero tolerance approach towards militancy." The death toll in the attack has risen to 70. ...
  • Pakistan united in fight against terrorism, divided on military courts for swift disposal of cases 3 days ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that the time has come to take "extraordinary measures" to crush terrorism in the country even as political parties remained divided over the issue of military courts for swift disposal of terrorism cases. This came even as a court in Pakistan upheld...
  • 26/11 prime accused Lakhvi appeals to Pakistan government for release 4 days ago

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, on Wednesday submitted an application with the Pakistan government seeking an end to his detention under a public security order slapped on him soon after being granted bail in the 26/11 case. "We have filed a representation (plea) with the...
  • Rajnath visits Guwahati, high alert sounded in Assam after Bodo militant attack kills 68 people 4 days ago

    Tezpur: Home Minister Rajnath Singh has reached Guwahati to take stock of the situation arising out of violence in Assam in which 68 people have been killed so far. A high alert has been issued in the state after separate incidents of violence since Tuesday evening. While 62 people were...
  • Pakistan government fails to act on Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail, court vacations begin 5 days ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan government on Tuesday again failed to file a plea challenging the bail to Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, on the last working day for courts ahead of a two-week winter break, citing that the judge has not released the copy of the order....
  • 'US worked with intelligence agencies to stop terror attacks' 5 days ago

    Washington: The US has worked with international intelligence agencies over past few years to ensure they are best positioned to stop attacks like the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, a senior official said. "Over the last six years, the intelligence community here in the United States has worked with all of our...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Despite intelligence inputs, India, US, Britain failed to prevent 26/11 attacks 6 days ago

    India, USA and Britain had been tracking the activities of Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks before they went on rampage in India's financial capital Mumbai killing 166 people including a few foreigners. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Despite intelligence inputs, India, US, Britain failed to prevent 26/11 attacks 6 days ago

    India, USA and Britain had been tracking the activities of Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks before they went on rampage in India's financial capital Mumbai killing 166 people including a few foreigners. ...
  • Listen to conversation between 26/11 attack terrorists and their handlers 6 days ago

    India, USA and Britain had been tracking the activities of Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks before they went on rampage in India's financial capital Mumbai killing 166 people including a few foreigners. Intelligence agencies of the three countries had enough information about a big strike in India, yet...
  • Pakistan forced to delay 26/11 accused Lakhvi's bail appeal as he hasn't got the court order yet 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In yet another legal hitch in the trial of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, Pakistan government prosecutor said that he has been forced to delay an appeal against his bail as Lakhvi is yet to receive a copy of the court order. Lakhvi, accused in the...
  • Intelligence inputs that could have averted 26/11 attack were missed: report 6 days ago

    Six years after the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai, a New York Times report points out that intelligence inputs which could have averted the terror attack were completely missed. ...
  • Despite prior intelligence inputs, India, US, Britain failed to prevent the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack 6 days ago

    India, USA and Britain had been tracking the activities of Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks before they went on rampage in India's financial capital Mumbai killing 166 people including a few foreigners. Several weeks before the ten Lashkar terrorists landed in Mumbai, intelligence agencies of the three...
  • Pakistan varsity closed for indefinite period for security reasons 1 week ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan's prestigious Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) has been closed for indefinite period due to security concerns. A spokesman of the QAU said the university has been closed for an indefinite period, Dawn reported on Sunday. He, however, said the administrative office of the university would remain open for processing admissions for...
  • Pakistan security forces nab over 300 terror suspects in Islamabad 1 week ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan's security forces have arrested more than 300 terror suspects, including foreigners, in a crackdown against terrorists in the capital Islamabad. Pakistan has launched countrywide crackdown on terrorists after the Peshawar school massacre which killed 151 people, most of them students, last week. Six teams of sniffer dogs, armed personnel carriers,...
  • Nawaz Sharif vows to target all terror groups 1 week ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday vowed to target all terror groups irrespective of their agenda and affiliation, in the wake of the Peshawar school massacre that left 151 people dead, mostly students. He made the remarks during a meeting with a Chinese delegation here, Radio Pakistan reported. During...
  • Pakistan blames India for delay in Mumbai terror attacks trial 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Even as Pakistan government is all set to challenge the bail granted to 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has blamed India for delay in the Mumbai terror attacks trial. Speaking at an event, Sartaj Aziz said...
  • Arrest warrants issued against Pakistan Taliban chief, 7 others December 20, 2014

    Karachi: An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Saturday issued non-bailable arrest warrants against eight persons, including Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, for the brazen terrorist assault on Karachi airport in June. An anti-terrorism court in Karachi issued the arrest warrants against Fazlullah, former TTP spokesman Shahidullah Shahid and six others. The court...