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  • Osama bin Laden's family-owned construction group to build a 514-metre high tower in Casablanca December 3, 2014

    Rabat: A construction group owned by the family of Osama bin Laden is to build a 514-metre high tower in Casablanca, the economic capital of Morocco that will be the tallest on the African continent. The project by the Saudi Alturki Holding Group represents a total investment of $1.5 billion and...
  • From Hafiz Saeed to Dawood Ibrahim, all sheltered by Pak: Rajnath Singh November 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of next week's SAARC Summit, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said India was open to talks with Pakistan but Islamabad should take the first step to resume dialogue. "If not today then tomorrow, one side will have to take the first step. We have always spoken of...
  • Heard Osama bin Laden take his last breath: US Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill November 13, 2014

    Washington: Former US Navy SEAL, Robert O'Neill, who claims he killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan has said that he heard the world's most wanted man take his last breath after he pumped three bullets into the head of the al-Qaeda chief. "I was standing above him when he took...
  • Expecting 'Kill Dil' to be a turning point in my career: Ali Zafar November 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Pakistani singer-actor Ali Zafar, who made his Bollywood debut in 2010 with "Tere Bin Laden" and is currently busy promoting his next venture "Kill Dil", says it's his dream to make a Pakistani film and he will soon go back to his home country to start the project. "After 'Kill...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 12, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: 5 Congress MLAs suspended for heckling Maharashtra Governor, BJP wins trust vote November 12, 2014

    Even as the Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra won the confidence motion in the state Assembly on Wednesday, the Congress and Shiv Sena demanded a fresh trust vote on technical ground. While the government won the trust vote through a voice vote, the two opposition parties questioned the outcome saying...
  • Osama Bin Laden 'died afraid': Former US Navy SEAL November 9, 2014

    Washington: Osma bin Laden "died afraid", says a former US Navy SEAL who claims he fired the fatal shot that killed the al-Qaeda chief in Pakistan in 2011. "He died afraid, and he knew we were there to kill him. And that's closure," Robert O'Neill says. His decision to go...
  • Former US Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill takes credit for killing Osama bin Laden, sparks debate November 7, 2014

    Washington: The retired Navy SEAL who says he shot al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in the forehead publicly identified himself on Thursday amid a debate among special operations brethren about whether they should break silence about their secret missions. Robert O'Neill, 38, told The Washington Post in an interview that he...
  • US Navy SEAL who shot dead Osama bin Laden unmasked November 6, 2014

    Washington: A decorated ex-Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill has been unmasked as the man who pumped three shots to the head of elusive al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden during a top-secret 2011 raid on his hideout in Pakistan. O'Neill, 38, is the SEAL Team Six member who fired the three shots to...
  • Pakistan sheltered Laden and now blames India of aggression: MEA's jibe at Islamabad October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: India on Friday took a potshot at Pakistan over the continuous ceasefire violations and the latter's allegation that India was the aggressor country. "The allegation that India started firing originated in Pakistan, a country which harboured Osama Bin Laden for over a decade in a military garrison town....
  • 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...
  • Pakistan: Tribunal seeks record of Dr Afridi who tipped CIA on Osama September 18, 2014

    Peshawar: A tribunal in Pakistan's tribal area on Thursday directed authorities to produce records of the case of Dr Shakil Afridi who tipped the CIA to trace Osama bin Laden in the country in 2011. Afridi, who helped the American spy agency in tracing the then alQaeda chief bin Laden through...
  • US marks 13th anniversary of 9/11 attacks September 11, 2014

    New York: Americans on Thursday marked the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks, with somber ceremonies of remembrance in New York and Washington. President Barack Obama, his wife Michelle and Vice President Joe Biden observed a moment of silence on the White House south lawn, along with about...
  • Obama says that after 9/11, 'we tortured some folks' August 2, 2014

    Washington: President Barack Obama said on Friday the CIA "tortured some folks" after the September 11, 2001, attacks, and that the White House had handed over to Congress a report about an investigation into "enhanced interrogation techniques." "We did a whole lot of things that were right, but we tortured some...
  • US court issues partial win to Osama Bin Laden assistant July 15, 2014

    Washington: A US appeals court has set aside two of three convictions against a former personal assistant to Osama Bin Laden. The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued the ruling in the case of Ali Hamza alBahlul, a Yemeni, who produced propaganda videos for alQaida...
  • Kerala: College magazine with antiModi remarks withdrawn June 16, 2014

    Guruvayur: Faced with legal action and protests from BJP, the Sree Krishna College here on Monday withdrew its campus magazine which contained unsavoury remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A meeting of the College Staff Council, which took the decision, also decided to recall the copies of the magazine already...
  • Kerala: 9 students arrested for antiModi remarks in campus magazine June 15, 2014

    Guruvayur: Nine students of the Sree Krishna college were on Sunday arrested in the case pertaining to their campus magazine containing unsavoury remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, police said. Those arrested, and let off on bail soon, included Student Editor of the magazine, its subeditors and editorial advisory...
  • Samajwadi Party leader Laden arrested for stealing motorcycle May 15, 2014

    The Pakur district committee president of Samajwadi Party (SP), Azfarul Sheikh alias Ladenwas arrested on charges of stealing a motorcycle, police said on Thursday. Laden was caught redhanded after he drove away the motorcycle from Tanti Para under Town police station last evening, officerincharge of the police station Ujjawal Shah said. The...
  • 'Osama' to contest against Narendra Modi in Varanasi April 20, 2014

    BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi now has another contender for the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat --"Osama bin Laden". Meraj Khalid Noor, lookalike of slain al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden has announced his decision to enter the fray from the temple town to what he claims, is to check "communal forces"...
  • Bihar's 'Osama' to contest against Modi from Varanasi April 18, 2014

    Meraj Khalid Noor, popularly known as Bihar's Osama bin Laden due to his uncanny resemblance to the late Al Qaeda leader, on Friday announced he would contest the Lok Sabha poll against BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi. "I have decided to contest polls against Modi from Varanasi," said...
  • British journalist's book claims Musharraf knew where Osama was hiding March 31, 2014

    Washington: Former Pakistani military dictator Pervez Musharraf possibly knew about slain al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and his place of hiding, an eminent British journalist who reported for years from Afghanistan and Pakistan for the New York Times has claimed. In her latest book, "The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan 2001-2004",...
  • Bihar's 'Osama bin Laden' is now an untouchable March 28, 2014

    A Muslim man whose uncanny resemblance to Osama bin Laden made him actively woo Muslim votes for Lalu Prasad and Ram Vilas Paswan years ago now feels shunned by everyone in Bihar. The times have changed, and Meraj Khalid Noor admits that no one wants him any more in their campaign...
  • US court convicts Osama bin Laden's son-in-law on terrorism charges March 26, 2014

    New York: Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, the voice of fiery al-Qaeda propaganda videotapes after the September 11 attacks, was convicted on Wednesday of conspiring to kill Americans for his role as the terror group's spokesman. The verdict came after about five hours of deliberation in the case against Sulaiman Abu Ghaith,...
  • Pakistani tribunal upholds conviction of doctor who tracked Osama March 15, 2014

    A Pakistani tribunal on Saturday upheld the conviction of Shakil Afridi, the doctor who helped the CIA track down al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, but reduced his 33 years sentence by 10 years. The Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) Tribunal had sentenced Afridi to 33 years in jail and also levied...
  • Yasin Bhatkal was inspired by Osama Bin Laden, says NIA February 24, 2014

    Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal was inspired by al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden and used to motivate youngsters for sacrificing their lives in the name of 'jihad' through the videos of the slain terrorist, NIA has said in its charge sheet filed in a Delhi court. The National Investigation Agency (NIA)...
  • Despite fear of Taliban's rise, India starts projects in Afghanistan February 19, 2014

    Kandhar: In an attempt to root out terror, India and Afghanistan inaugurated a new agricultural university in the Taliban stronghold of Kandahar. The project which is part of India's 2 billion dollar development commitment to Aghanistan was inaugurated by External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and will cost nearly 8 million...
  • Most of it is impromptu: Manish Paul on hosting February 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Anchoractor Manish Paul, who has tickled the funny bone of many with his onstage acts, says the jokes are scripted but most of the things he does are on the spur of the moment. "A lot of the things that I do on stage is impromptu. There is definitely...
  • Ali couldn't have played Manish's role in 'Tere Bin Laden 2': Abhishek December 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Pakistani actorsinger Ali Zafar, who played the lead in 'Tere Bin Laden', will be seen in a stretched cameo in the sequel to the 2010 superhit comedy, says director Abhishek Sharma. Popular TV host Manish Paul, who made his big screen debut with 'Mickey Virus', has been roped in to...
  • Call 'Tere Bin Laden 2' a spinoff, not a sequel, says director December 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Abhishek Sharma says 'Tere Bin Laden 2' is a first of its kind sequel as the stories of the first film and the second are linked but not in continuity. "The structure of the film is such that you cannot call it a conventional sequel and that is why...