ATTACK

  • No possibility can be ruled out of terror strike during Diwali, says Rajnath Singh 7 hours 1 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The possibility of terror attack in the country cannot be ruled out, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday. "No possibility can be ruled out. We cannot ignore terror activities. Hence alerts are issued," he told reporters on the sidelines of a function. Singh was replying to a question on...
  • Government will soon enforce Bezbaruah panel's proposals: Rijiju 3 days ago

    Gurgaon: Assuring that no stone will be left unturned to stop racist attacks against people from Northeast, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today said the Centre will soon implement recommendations of Bezbaruah committee formed to look into the issue. The Minister also said an exclusive helpline will be...
  • WB: NIA finds 39 IEDs in Burdwan; probes Simulia Madrasa's link to terror module 3 days ago

    Burdwan: A cache of some 39 Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) and chemicals were recovered from a secret chamber atop a toilet inside the premises of a house on Badshahi Road on the outskirts of Burdwan town by the National Investigative Agency (NIA) and its assisting National Security Guard (NSG) commandos...
  • People from mainland India more ignorant than those from the Northeast: Ninong Ering 4 days ago

    Ering was reacting to the assault on two men from the Northeast in Gurgaon on Wednesday night. The duo was beaten up by seven locals with cricket bats. They are both recuperating at a hospital. ...
  • Assault on 2 Northeast Indians in Gurgaon was racial attack: Police 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon Police on Friday confirmed that the attack on two youths from the Northeast on Wednesday night was a racial attack. "It's a case of discrimination and hooliganism. It's a case of ethnic discrimination," DCP Gurgaon East Nazneen Bhasin said at a press conference. Bhasin denied reports that...
  • Three arrested in connection with attack on two northeast Indians in Gurgaon 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Three people have been arrested in connection with the attack on two northeast Indians in Gurgaon. The arrested men are from the Sinkanderpur area. Two men from the northeast were allegedly beaten with cricket bats by more than seven locals on Wednesday night. They have been in the...
  • Gurgaon Northeast Indians attack case: Accused still at large 4 days ago

    Two Northeast Indians were allegedly beaten up by locals late on Wednesday night in Gurgaon. After the Bangalore case, an FIR has now been registered in the Gurgaon case. The attackers, however, are still at large. ...
  • NSG warns of 'multi-city, multiple' attack on India 4 days ago

    Manesar: NSG, the country's elite counter-terror force, on Thursday warned that global terror outfits like the dreaded ISIS and al-Qaeda could join hands and launch a "multi-city multiple attack" on India. The warning of a combined terror attack was sounded by National Security Guards (NSG)...
  • They told people from Northeast India to leave, shaved my head, says Gurgaon attack victim 5 days ago

    Gurgaon: Even as the police ruled out a racist attack angle in the attack on two Northeast Indians in Gurgaon, one of the victims had alleged that the people who attacked them said that all Northeast Indians must leave the city. "They told us that all that people from Northeast...
  • Attack on Manipuri student just a scuffle, not a racial crime: Bangalore DCP 5 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore city police has clarified that the attack on the Manipuri boy was not a racial attack but was just a scuffle. Vikas Kumar Vikas, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) North East district, Bangalore said that the culprit's attacked the boys in a fit of rage as they...
  • Al-Qaeda may be allying with IM, LeT to carry out multi-city attacks in India, says NSG 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The National Security Guard has said that it is ready to respond if the ISIS or al-Qaeda carry out terror attacks in India. Director General of the NSG Jayant Chowdhary on Thursday said that terror groups such as al-Qaeda or ISIS might carry out multi-city attacks in India....
  • Two Northeast Indians allegedly beaten up by locals in Gurgaon 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Two days after an alleged attack on a Manipuri student in Bangalore, an FIR has now been registered in Gurgaon after two men from Northeast India were allegedly beaten up by locals. The incident occurred late on Wednesday night. The victims claim they were beaten up by over...
  • Mysore: Female IAS officer attacked after government official's alleged suicide 5 days ago

    Mysore: In a shocking incident in Mysore, a female IAS officer was attacked after an employee was found dead. The attacked officer, Rashmi Mahesh, is the Director-General of the Administrative Training Institute. She was attacked by a group over the suicide of an employee. The group claimed that the employee...
  • Attack on Manipuri student raises more questions on the safety of Northeast Indians in Bangalore 5 days ago

    Bangalore: A suspected hate crime was reported in Bangalore where a Manipuri student alleged that he was beaten up by people who demanded he speaks in Kannada. Three people have been arrested in connection with the case. Speak in Kannada, else flee - this was the kind of threat 22-year-old...
  • Bangalore: Manipuri student beaten up by mob demanding him to speak in Kannada 6 days ago

    Bangalore: In a suspected hate crime incident in Bangalore, a Manipuri student was beaten up by people for ignoring their demand that he speak in Kannada. The 26-year-old student - T Michael Lamjathang Haokip sustained injuries on his head and back but is now out of danger. Michael claims that...
  • Andhra Pradesh: 73-year-old woman hurt in acid attack October 8, 2014

    Kadapa: A 73-year-old woman was seriously injured when a woman allegedly poured acid on her face in a robbery bid in Nandalur village of Kadapa district on Wednesday, police said. The accused, identified as Najeebunnesa (38) is a habitual offender, said Nandlur sub-inspector BV Krishnaiah. The incident occurred in the...
  • Five killed in drone attack in Pakistan October 5, 2014

    Islamabad: A suspected US drone strike in Pakistan's tribal region of South Waziristan killed at least five people and injured three others. The drone fired two missiles on a compound in Kand Ghar area of Shawal district, which stretches across both North and South Waziristan tribal regions, Dawn quoted official sources...
  • Olive oil may revive a failing heart: Study September 30, 2014

    Washington: A potent ingredient in olive oil may hold the key to beating heart failure, a new research suggests. Oleate, a common dietary fat found in olive oil, restored proper metabolism of fuel in heart cells in an animal model of heart failure, researchers have found. Heart failure is not...
  • 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare's wife Kavita in coma after suffering brain haemorrhage September 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Kavita Karkare, widow of former Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare who died fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks here, has been admitted to a hospital after she suffered brain haemorrhage and slipped into coma, police sources said on Sunday. "Kavita Karkare sustained a brain haemorrhage because of which...
  • After 13 years, Belgian 9/11 victim identified September 24, 2014

    New York: More than 13 years after the September 11 attacks in New York City, one Belgian victim has finally been identified. The New York medical examiner identified the man as Patrice Braut, 31-years-old at the time of the attacks. Braut was identified by new DNA tests conducted on human...
  • Bin Laden's son-in-law Abu Ghaith sentenced to life in US prison September 23, 2014

    Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday in New York following his conviction on terrorism charges. A Manhattan federal jury in March found the Kuwaiti-born 48-year-old guilty of conspiring to kill Americans, conspiring to provide material support for terrorists and providing...
  • 13 insurgents killed in Nigeria attack September 22, 2014

    Abuja: At least 13 insurgents were killed in an exchange of fire with Nigerian forces after a local market was attacked in the northeastern state of Borno, a top military source told Xinhua on Monday. The Nigerian troops swung into action after the attackers, suspected to be members of the Boko...
  • Muslim organisation in Australia to start hotline September 22, 2014

    Canberra: Following the attack on a mosque in Sydney last week, the Islamic Council of Western Australia (ICWA) is planning to set up a hotline for its members in Western Australia, media reports said. A mosque was damaged in Sydney last week, said the organisation's spokesperson Abdullah Eshtewi, watoday.com reported. Over 800...
  • Pakistan: 18yearold girl and family attacked with acid by jilted lover September 21, 2014

    Lahore: An 18yearold Pakistani girl and two other members of her family were injured on Sunday in an acid attack allegedly carried out by two men, one of them her spurned lover in Punjab province. Shabnam Bibi, along with her mother and brother, were attacked on Saturday while they were asleep...
  • Living it up: Prevent heart attack or myocardial infarction September 20, 2014

    In this episode of 'Living It Up', experts comment on heart attacks or myocardial infarction. 25 per cent of heart attack deaths occur in people less than 40. India is soon to become the heart attack capital of the world. ...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks case: Defence lawyers oppose 'videolink' trial in Pakistan September 17, 2014

    Lahore: Defence lawyers in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case on Wednesday opposed the plea before a Pakistani antiterrorism court to hold the trial of the seven accused through a videolink or allow witnesses to submit their recorded statements. In the last hearing, the prosecution lawyers had filed an application in the...
  • Working long hours may increase risk of heart disease September 16, 2014

    Seoul: Are you a workaholic? Your habit may increase your risk of heart disease! Working for more than 40hours a week may increase one's risk of developing coronary heart disease, or narrowing of the blood vessels that supply blood and oxygen to the heart, a new study has warned. "The longer...
  • India, Pakistan in war of words over 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed September 15, 2014

    New Delhi: A war of words of sorts has broken out between External Affairs Ministry and Pakistan's High Commissioner over 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed. After Pakistan gave a sort of 'clean chit' to Saeed, MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin remarked,"Our views on Hafiz Saeed are very clear. To us,...
  • Two Manipuri youths attacked in Delhi, three held September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Two Manipuri students were attacked with a scissor, stones and iron rods by three people, two of them juveniles, when the northeastern youths objected to racist remarks against them, police said on Sunday. The attackers have been apprehended. The incident took place around 9 PM on Saturday at Babulal...
  • 13 years after the Twin Tower attacks, Professor finds the owner of a wedding photo she found at Ground Zero in 2001! September 13, 2014

    It turned out to be a lucky 13th year for Professor Keefe, a Lesley University professor, who had been hoping to reunite a wedding photograph she has found at Ground Zero in 2011. Every year since joining Twitter, Elizabeth Stringer Keefe would tweet a photo of a wedding scene in...