TERROR HUB

  • 'ISI used Nepal as terror hub against India' September 6, 2011

    Washington: In the run up to the hijacking of the Indian Airlines Flight 814 by Pakistanbased terrorist outfits, the ISI had made Nepal a hub of antiIndia terror activities from where it pushed huge quantities of RDX into the country, latest US cables released by WikiLeaks say. In these cable,...
  • Qaeda feels unsafe near Pakistan border: CIA chief January 16, 2009

    Washington: Al Qaeda leaders no longer feel safe in AfghanPakistan border areas, where they face heavy US and Pakistani pressure and their local welcome has worn out, CIA chief Michael Hayden said. Hayden's comments to reporters as he prepares to leave his post underscored a growing Bush...
  • AlQaeda regroups in Pak: Report April 2, 2007

    New York: A new generation of alQaeda leaders has emerged in Pakistan's tribal areas to cement control over the network's operations, American intelligence officials said. The new leaders rose from within the organisation after the death or capture of the operatives that built alQaeda before the September 11, 2001, attacks, they...
  • Bangalore blips on terror radar September 15, 2006

    Bangalore: Bangalore changed on December 28, 2005, when the attack on the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) shook the city. While Abdul Rehman and Afsar Pasha, the suspected masterminds behind the attack are under arrest, the police are yet to trace the terrorists who carried out the attack. But one...