Al Qaeda

  • ISIS asks US to release a woman known as 'Lady al-qaeda' 4 days ago

    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. ...
  • News 360: All the news of the day February 9, 2012

    Former IPL chief Lalit Modi has lashed out at the BCCI for its running of the lucrative Twenty20 league. ...
  • 10 years later: Is India the US' next option in Afghanistan? October 15, 2011

    With Pakistan-US relations hitting a new low, does India remain the next best option before the US? ...
  • 10 years later: Is India the US' next option in Afghanistan? May 6, 2012

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to this week’s edition of Worldview with me Suhasini Haidar. Tonight the India-Afghanistan strategic partnership just signed. Does it mean India is actually ready for a leadership role in Afghan Security and more importantly is India becoming the US’ next option in Afghanistan? In fact...
  • US govt yet to release pictures of slain Osama September 29, 2011

    US government is still deliberating whether it can be compelled to release the photographs and video showing the dead al Qaeda leader, Osama bin Laden. ...
  • Pakistan, US must stand united on terror: Khar September 30, 2011

    Pakistan's Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar in her address to the UN also defended her ISI saying it had contributed in eliminating al Qaeda. ...
  • 9/11: US hunts for Mullah Omar September 11, 2011

    Mullah Omar, America's second most wanted man after Osama bin Laden, is still on run. ...
  • 9/11: US suspects terror plot across the country September 11, 2011

    The hunt is on for three al Qaeda operatives out of which two are suspected to be US citizens. ...
  • Recounting the horror of 9/11 attacks September 10, 2011

    Reporters recall the horror scenes when an American Airlines flight crashed into the Pentagon building. ...
  • Is Pakistan a safe haven for terrorists? September 10, 2011

    Pakistan only saw one suicide bombing before 9/11 and now it's both the harbor and victim of the terrorists. ...