Terror Strikes

  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-12-2013 11:19 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AAP will deliver 670 litres water free from Jan 1, 2014 30-12-2013 08:52 PM

    Keeping up its pre-poll promise, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Monday announced that 20,000 litres of free water will be supplied per month to all the domestic consumers with functional meter from January 1, 2014. Delhi Jal Board CEO Vijay Kumar said that 20,000 litre of water will...
  • NIA arrests Bhatkal's aide in fresh case of terror strikes 01-10-2013 02:38 PM

    Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal's close aide Mohd Manjer Imam was on Tuesday arrested in a fresh case by the NIA inside a Delhi court in connection with terror strikes across the country since 2003 and remanded to 15-day police custody. Imam was produced before District Judge IS Mehta...
  • Puri gears up for Jagannath Rath Yatra, devotees remain undeterred by threats 10-07-2013 09:11 AM

    Puri: Just days after serial blasts rocked Bodh Gaya, Puri is all set to host the grand chariot festival of lord Jagannath. Police tell CNN-IBN that they have received intelligence inputs of a possible attack but have got no actionable information so far. However, they aren't leaving anything to chance....
  • Pak Army may fuel trouble in Kashmir once US pulls out: Praveen Swami 25-06-2013 05:54 PM

    After a more-than-decade slide in terror-related incidents in the Valley, the first six months of 2013 show a sharp upward climb in such incidents. Yesterday's attack in which eight soldiers were killed and 19 injured is possibly the most audacious strike in recent years. Are these signs of things to...
  • Pakistan: Shia educationist shot dead in Karachi 01-06-2013 07:23 AM

    Karachi: A prominent Shia educationist and his driver on Friday were shot and killed by unknown attackers in Pakistan's financial capital Karachi, police said. Syed Azfar Rizvi was in his car with the driver when unidentified gunmen riding a motorcycle opened fire at them. Both Rizvi and his driver succumbed...
  • Rocket fired from Lebanon towards Israel 27-05-2013 10:56 AM

    Beirut: A rocket was fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, Lebanon's state-run National News Agency reported. The news agency said the rocket was fired on Sunday from a location near the southern town of Marjayoun, about 10 kilometers north of the Israeli border. It was not immediately clear who fired...
  • Bomber in Afghanistan kills 15, including six Americans 17-05-2013 06:44 AM

    Kabul: A suicide bomber in a car attacked a convoy of foreign troops in Kabul on Thursday, killing at least 15 people including six Americans, Afghan and foreign officials said, in one of the worst attacks in the Afghan capital in months. Forty people were wounded in the blast at...
  • Suicide bomber hits Shiite mosque in north Iraq, 8 dead 16-05-2013 11:40 PM

    Kirkuk: A suicide bomber detonated his explosives inside a Shiite mosque in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Thursday, killing at least eight people as they attended a mourning ceremony, police said. The bombing followed a series of blasts on Shiite neighbourhoods in Baghdad hours earlier, part of a...
  • Afghanistan: Suicide bomber kills 2 NATO troops 16-05-2013 05:10 PM

    Kabul: Two members of Afghanistan's NATO-led force were killed on Thursday when a suicide car bomber attacked their two-car convoy in the Afghan capital, Kabul, the force said in a statement. The NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said four ISAF civilian contractors were also among the dead but it...
  • US DoJ secretly obtains AP journalists' phone records 14-05-2013 10:56 AM

    Washington: In an unusual move, US Justice Department secretly obtained two months' of telephone records of journalists working for the Associated Press, an action termed by the global news wire as a "massive and unprecedented intrusion" into how it gathers the news. The Justice Department obtained secret records as part...
  • B'lore blast: K'taka polls will be held on time, says Shinde 18-04-2013 04:40 PM

    Bangalore: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday categorically stated that Karnataka elections will be held on time as it has been scheduled amidst speculations on postponement of the Karnataka elections after a terror attack in Bangalore. "Karnataka Assembly election will be on time...These type of incidents have happened in...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-02-2013 11:58 PM

    According to sources, the Centre gave into the demands of state governments opposing the ambitious setting up of NCTC and said the proposed intelligence agency will not have the right to make arrests without the states' permission. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-02-2013 11:41 PM

    Indian Mujahideen outsmarts security agencies, continues to target India. CBI faces tough task ahead in investigations despite filing Preliminary Enquiry. ...
  • Are groups like India Mujahideen trying to create a religious divide? 25-02-2013 11:34 PM

    At least seven major terror strikes since 2006 in the country have been linked to Indian Mujahideen, the banned terror outfit. ...
  • The Last Word: Does India need to strengthen its intelligence? 22-02-2013 11:10 PM

    The government is being criticised for failing to pass on intelligence inputs to Andhra Pradesh about a possible terror strike. ...
  • Gujarat on high alert after terror strike warning 05-08-2012 04:25 PM

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat has been put on high alert in wake of Intelligence Bureau's warning of a possible terror strike in the state, after the Pune blasts, a top police official said on Sunday. "High alert is in force in the state and will remain till August 15. With IB inputs...
  • Is Maharashtra a soft target for terrorists? 03-08-2012 08:38 AM

    Mumbai: All the three cycles, upon which the bombs were placed in Wednesday's Pune serial blasts, were bought on the same day, according to sources. The police have identified the trader who sold the cycles, and have also questioned nine major cycle-sellers and distributors. The investigators are looking closely at...
  • Puri: Police warn of possible terror strike 21-06-2012 09:49 AM

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha DGP MM Praharaj said that there is a terror threat during Rath Yatra in Puri from the extremist groups and hence, there is a heavy security deployment as the majestic Jagannath Rath Yatra began on Thursday. The annual Rath Yatra began in Puri, Odisha and Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Odisha...
  • Mumbai-Ahmedabad buses on terror hit-list 15-09-2011 04:49 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Police have received inputs from central intelligence agencies about possibility of terror attacks on luxury buses plying between Mumbai and Ahmedabad and steps have been taken to foil any such bid. "There are various intelligence inputs about possible terror strikes in the state. One of them is that...
  • Breivik's insanity ruling not likely in Norway 01-08-2011 10:33 AM

    Oslo, Norway: It's unlikely that the right-wing extremist who admitted killing dozens in Norway last week will be declared legally insane because he appears to have been in control of his actions, the head of the panel that will review his psychiatric evaluation told The Associated Press. The decision on...
  • Norway horror: Manifesto of Anders Behring Breivik 25-07-2011 11:15 PM

    The man accused of carrying out Norway's terror strike claims two cells of terrorists helped him in the attacks. ...
  • Govt reviews security after Karachi terror strike 23-05-2011 08:43 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Monday reviewed the country's security and directed all states to step up vigil at vital installations in the wake of a major terror attack in Pakistan on Sunday. A high-level meeting, convened by Cabinet Secretary K M Chandrasekhar and attended by top security officials, took...