Al Qaeda

  • Modi's big statement to CNN: Is the PM reaching out to the Indian Muslims? 19 hours 7 minutes ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an exclusive interview to CNN, said that no Indian Muslim will respond to the al Qaeda's call for recruitment. He added that their patriotism could not be questioned. We ask: Is the PM reaching out to the Indian Muslims? ...
  • BJP lauds Modi's 'personal faith' in Muslims, says he has sent a tough message to al Qaeda Yesterday

    In an exclusive interview to CNN, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his faith in Indian Muslims saying they will live and die for India. While the BJP said the PM has sent a strong message to the al Qaeda, the Congress has decried it saying that Modi was making the...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha in conversation with al-Qaeda's spokesperson September 7, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on the video released by al-Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahri announcing the formation of an Indian branch of his terrorist group. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 4, 2014

    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 Bhupendra Chaubey September 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Qaeda threat to India: Controlling disgruntled elements more important than issuing alerts, experts tell Centre September 4, 2014

    A nationwide alert has been sounded after an al-Qaeda video appeared where the terror outfit threatens to carry out its campaign in India. So far intelligence agency sources are pointing out that the video seems genuine as is an attempt to carry out fresh recruitment. ...
  • Al-Qaeda threat against India: Are we in danger of confronting a parallel jihad? September 4, 2014

    Union Home Ministry has issued an all-India alert and sent investigative teams to sensitive areas after an Al-Qaeda video announced the launch of its terror wing in the country. The government has asked all states to be on high alert for any possible terror attack. ...
  • News 360: Al-Qaeda launches India wing September 4, 2014

    Union Home Ministry issued an all-India alert and sent investigative teams to sensitive areas after an Al-Qaeda video announced the launch of its terror wing in the country. The Intelligence Bureau is verifying the authenticity of the video after the Home Ministry asked the agency for a report on the...
  • Security expert Ajai Sahni talks about Al-Qaeda's India plan September 4, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Executive Director,Institute for Conflict Management from New Delhi Ajai Sahni said that establishing Al-Qaeda in India was the result of 2 years of unifying the Mujahideen. "The rise of this new branch demonstrates that Jihad is expanding," said Sahni. ...
  • ISIS asks US to release a woman known as 'Lady al-qaeda' August 29, 2014

    ISIS is asking US to release a woman known as 'Lady al-qaeda'. She is a Pakistani neuro scientist with a world class education. ISIS is offering to set hostages free if the US releases "lady al qaeda" from a Texas prison. ...
  • ISIS chief Baghdadi urges people to join him in the jihad July 6, 2014

    In a rare public appearance, ISIS chief Abu Bakr al- Baghdadi addressed supporters at a mosque in Mosul urging them to obey him and join him in the jihad for a separate caliphate. ...
  • ISIS dangerous not only for Syria but whole world: Syrian Ambassador June 19, 2014

    Syrian Ambassador to India, Riyadh Abbas on Thursday said that the ISIS is getting support from Al Qaeda supporters, like western, colonial states and some Saudi countries. In an interview to CNN-IBN, Syrian Ambassador said, "ISIS is terrorist organisation which is dangerous not only for Syria but the whole world." ...
  • American Al-Qaeda hostage seeks Obama's help December 27, 2013

    The FBI is trying to authenticate the 13-minute alleged Al Qaeda video that shows a 72-year-old American hostage urging his government to help free him. American contract worker Warren Weinstein was taken from his home in Pakistan several years ago. ...
  • 12 years of 9/11 terror attacks September 11, 2013

    On September 11, 2001 the world witnessed one of the most shocking terror attacks ever witnessed. The terror attack on mainland America made al Qaeda and Osama bin Laden one of the most wanted. ...
  • 19 US embassies to remain shut over possible terror threat August 6, 2013

    Nineteen United state embassies across the Middle East, Africa and Asia will remain shut for most of this week over possible al-Qaeda-linked attack. ...
  • The Last Word: Have Muslim protests become an over-reaction? September 24, 2012

    After a week of protests against the anti-Islam film, CNN-IBN asks - have Muslim protests become an over-reaction? ...
  • Philippines: Kerala man escapes al Qaeda, to return home August 11, 2012

    Biju Kolara Veetil from Calicut was abducted in the Philippines, while visiting his in-laws. In July 2012, he miraculously escaped and is now is now safe in police custody, and is in touch with Indian officials, MEA spokesman Syed Akbaruddin tweeted. Veetil also hopes to head back home soon. ...
  • Qaeda no 2 dead; Pak Foreign Ministry summons US envoy June 6, 2012

    The White House has confirmed that top Al Qaeda leader Abu Yahya Al-Libi was killed in a drone attack on Monday. ...
  • Osama case: Pakistan doctor being made a scapegoat? May 29, 2012

    The brother of the Pakistani doctor who has been jailed for helping the US trace Osama Bin Laden, claims he is being made a scapegoat and now wants Pakistan's apex court to intervene. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus's take on Aamir's 'Satyamev Jayate' May 7, 2012

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about Rekha's Rajya Sabha nomination and Osama bin Laden's killing. ...
  • The Last Word: A year after Osama's death, is the world a safer place? May 2, 2012

    It has been a year since former al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed by the US troops in Pakistan. ...
  • Osama's death: A year after, al Qaeda 'still active in Pak' May 2, 2012

    Al Qaeda is still very much active in Pakistan and in fact, has taken on a new shape in the country, said senior journalist and author of 'Frontline Pakistan', Zahid Hussain. ...
  • 'Global cult of Osama bin Laden still thriving' May 2, 2012

    Among some British Muslims, Osama bin Laden was a hero and his killing by the US forces, a bitter blow. ...
  • Al Qaeda still a threat, planning more terror attacks May 2, 2012

    Documents that include detailed accounts of the planning for some of al Qaeda's biggest attacks and ideas for future operations were recovered in Germany recently. ...
  • Al Qaeda defeat almost complete: Barack Obama May 2, 2012

    US President Barack Obama spoke to US troops in Kabul and also assured them that by the end of this year they would all be home. ...
  • One year after Osama: Is al-Qaeda finished or has it simply mutated? April 28, 2012

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to World View with me Suhasini Haider. Next week marks the first anniversary of a defining moment for the world - the capture and killing of Osama Bin Laden, and we're asking today: Is Al-Qaeda now finished or has it simply mutated? We have in...
  • Pakistan: Hafiz Saeed demands more security April 19, 2012

    Hafiz Saeed has moved the Lahore High Court asking it to stop Pakistani authorities from taking any action against him under pressure from the US. ...
  • Kabul fight has ended: Pak journalist April 16, 2012

    Heavy street fighting between militants and security forces in the centre of the Afghan capital ended on Monday after 18 hours of gunfire. ...
  • 'Coming soon' to New York: al Qaeda's new threat? April 4, 2012

    An online post, on a website used by terrorists, has caught the New York Police and FBI's attention. ...
  • France: 25-year-old al Qaeda suspect killed March 23, 2012

    Mohamed Merah, wanted in the killing of three soldiers, three children and a rabbi, died from a gunshot wound to his head after a 31-hour siege. ...