Terror Network

  • Meghalaya taking alQaeda threat seriously September 9, 2014

    Shillong: The Meghalaya government on Monday said it has taken "seriously" the announcement by alQaeda chief Ayman alZawahiri on the creation of a terror wing in the Indian subcontinent. "We are taking the threat very seriously and are concerned, and we are closely working with central agencies to chalk out modalities...
  • Mali: In Timbuktu, al Qaeda left behind a manifesto February 15, 2013

    Timbuktu: In their hurry to flee last month, al Qaeda fighters left behind a crucial document: Tucked under a pile of papers and trash is a confidential letter, spelling out the terror network's strategy for conquering northern Mali and reflecting internal discord over how to rule the region. The document is...
  • Pak govt linked to Haqqani terror network: US September 17, 2011

    Islamabad/Washington: The US has evidence linking the Pakistan government to the Haqqani network, which was behind this week's attack on the American Embassy in Kabul, US Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter has said. A "lot of work" is needed to put PakistanUS ties back on track and Islamabad must sever its...
  • Do background checks on recruits: Cops to IT firms February 29, 2008

    Bangalore: Days after thirtytwoyearold Yahya Kammakutty, a BTech graduate from the National Institute of Technology who worked for Tata Infotech and Wipro GE Healthcare, was arrested for suspected terror activities, the police have asked IT companies to do background checks on new recruits. Arrested by the Corps of Detectives (CoD), the...