Terror Hub

  • 'ISI used Nepal as terror hub against India' September 7, 2011

    Washington: In the run up to the hijacking of the Indian Airlines Flight 814 by Pakistan-based terrorist outfits, the ISI had made Nepal a hub of anti-India 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 Afghan-Pakistan 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...
  • Al-Qaeda regroups in Pak: Report April 2, 2007

    New York: A new generation of al-Qaeda 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 al-Qaeda before the September 11, 2001, attacks, they...
  • Bangalore blips on terror radar October 27, 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...