Terror Group

  • Disturbance by terror group likely during 2014 LS polls: PM 23-11-2013 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said disturbance by terror groups during 2014 Lok Sabha polls likely. Addressing an annual conference of state police chiefs, he said, "There is likelihood of disturbance by terror groups during upcoming Lok Sabha polls and Assembly polls." He also applauded the Intelligence...
  • Is BJP PM nominee Narendra Modi the prime target of terror groups? 06-11-2013 10:28 AM

    New Delhi: The Patna blasts on October 27 took place just before BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was to address a rally in the city. The question is whether Modi is the prime target of terror groups. Eighteen bombs were placed, seven people lost their...
  • 722 suspects rejoined terror groups after acquittal in Pakistan 19-10-2013 05:09 PM

    Islamabad: A majority of the nearly 2,000 suspected terrorists freed by Pakistani courts since 2007 have either joined terror groups or are involved in anti-state activities, a media report said on Saturday. Of the 1,964 suspected terrorists released by the courts, 722 have rejoined terrorist groups while 1,197 are actively...
  • LS passes bill extending definition of 'terrorist act' 30-11-2012 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Friday passed a bill that seeks to expand the definition of "terrorist act" to include offences that threaten the country's economic security amid protests from some members who termed the measures as "draconian". The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, which was passed by voice...
  • Terror groups investing in Indian stock markets: Shinde 16-11-2012 11:11 PM

    Bangalore: Government has information that terror groups have been investing money in Indian stock markets, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said on Friday. Asked by reporters about "intelligence information" that Pakistan-based Jamaat-ud-Dawa is investing money in Indian stock exchanges, the minister said he had spoken at the Interpol meeting in...
  • Haqqani leader killed in Afghanistan: NATO 05-10-2011 06:11 PM

    Kabul: The US-led coalition says a senior leader of the Haqqani militant network has been killed in an airstrike in eastern Afghanistan. The coalition on Wednesday identified the militant leader as Dilawar, who used only one name. NATO says he was killed on Tuesday in Musa Khel district of Khost...
  • Pak backs terror groups targeting India: Report 16-09-2011 01:52 PM

    New York: In its quest to maintain an "asymmetric" influence in its neighbourhood, Pakistan cooperates with the US to attack terror groups it considers hostile to it while simultaneously supporting outfits like the LeT, which it perceives as "beneficial" to its objectives, a report by a US think-tank has said....
  • Come in the open and fight: Anna to terror groups 07-09-2011 09:21 PM

    Ahmednagar: Social activist Anna Hazare on Wednesday challenged terror elements and groups to "come out in the open and fight" rather than target innocents in terror strikes. Speaking to media-persons in his home village Ralegan-Siddhi village on Wednesday evening, Hazare said that terror groups should not hide and fight by...
  • Have right-wing terror groups been exposed? 20-06-2011 11:42 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Have Right-Wing terror groups been exposed'. ...
  • Dismantle terror groups, UK tells Pakistan 10-05-2011 05:36 PM

    London: Britain has asked Pakistan to "dismantle" all terror groups operating on it's soil and posing a threat to it as well as to the region and beyond. In a response to the Foreign Affairs Committee's March report on Afghanistan and Pakistan, Foreign Secretary William Hague noted that Pakistan has...
  • Right wing terror groups weakening war on terror? 11-01-2011 10:42 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Right wing terror groups weakening war on terror?' ...
  • Pak trained Kashmir terror groups: Musharraf 05-10-2010 02:21 PM

    Washington: Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has admitted that Pakistan had trained underground militant groups to fight in Kashmir, the first such admission by a top leader of the country. Musharraf's candid remarks came days after he announced his return to active politics from London where he has been living...
  • India replies to Pak's allegations on terror groups 28-10-2009 02:09 AM

    Pakistani leaders continue to blame India for its internal turmoil. ...
  • On the terror trail: Delhi to Goa to Bangalore 23-02-2008 02:47 AM

    Lahore: Former Pakistan cricketers expressed their mixed reaction over the resignation of Waqar Younis as head coach of the national team and felt that health cannot be the only reason behind his sudden announcement. Waqar, who took over as head coach from Intikhab Alam in March last year, called it...
  • Terror groups recruiting tech-savvy youngsters 22-02-2008 11:43 PM

    London: England named a 13-member squad with Eoin Morgan being handed maiden captaincy against his former international side Ireland in Dublin on August 25 with as many as five players being rested for this one-off tie. The squad has several new faces, mainly members of England Lions, after the selectors...