TERRORIST ATTACKS

  • Peshawar attack: Terrorism overpower humanity 4 days ago

    Security forces surrounded the Army Public School & College soon after six terrorists of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan stormed the campus on Tuesday morning. ...
  • Pakistan Army operation ends as all nine terrorists killed; 133 school students dead: As it happened 4 days ago

    Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed responsibility for the attack and said that all the terrorists are on a suicide mission. ...
  • Pakistan Taliban kills 110 students in an attack on Peshawar school, death toll 131 4 days ago

    Peshawar: At least 131 people, a majority of them school students, have been killed by Tehreek-e-Taliban terrorists in an attack on the Army Public School and College in Paksitan's Peshawar. Security forces surrounded the Army Public School & College soon after six terrorists of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan stormed the campus...
  • Watch: Tributes paid to martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack 1 week ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many other political dignitaries paid their respects to the martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack. ...
  • Lt Colonel Sankalp Kumar cremated with full military honours December 7, 2014

    Ranchi: The mortal remains of Lt Colonel Sankalp Kumar, who was killed by terrorists in Kashmir on Friday, were consigned to flames with full military honours in Ranchi on Friday. Large crowds turned up at several places, showering petals on the body during his last journey. Hundreds of bike-borne mourners also...
  • J&K polls: Terror attack shocks Uri people, fear government will shift focus from development December 7, 2014

    Uri(Kashmir): "I used to travel to Karachi and Rawalpindi via Uri before 1947. Nothing has changed since then. Everything looks the same except the huge presence of army. It is a very underdeveloped area. No tourist visits this place" says an 85 years old taxi driver from Srinagar Gulam Mohammed....
  • LeT likely to strike Delhi ahead of Obama's January visit, high alert sounded December 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The national capital has been put on high alert after intelligence inputs warned of a possible terror strike ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit in January. Intelligence inputs say terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba is likely to carry out attacks in Delhi ahead of Obama's visit for Republic Day celebrations....
  • PM condemns Kashmir attacks, calls it a bid to derail atmosphere created by polls December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday condemned the terror attacks in Kashmir, saying these are "desperate attempts" to derail the atmosphere of hope created by the increased voter turnout and saluted the soldiers who laid down their lives for the nation. "Attacks in J&K are condemnable. They are desperate...
  • Terrorists target 4 towns in Kashmir before third phase of J&K elections, 21 killed December 5, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir witnessed a bloody and black Friday with terrorists stepping up attacks across the valley, just four days before polling is scheduled to be held for the third phase in the five-phased Legislative Assembly elections in 16 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir, where a very high voter...
  • Kashmir attacks: India asks Pakistan to stop aiding terror, offers help December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: As December 5 turned a Black Friday for Jammu and Kashmir with four serial terror attacks striking the state, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh pointed fingers at Pakistan, asking it to stop these activities directed against India and said it was ready to help if it was unable...
  • J&K: 2 BSF soldiers killed in terrorist attack in Pulwama August 16, 2014

    Srinagar: Two Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers were killed and four others were injured when terrorists claiming to be from the Hizbul Mujahideen attacked their vehicle just outside the Awantipora IAF airfield in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Officials said a squad of BSF personnel was changing guard at the airfield...
  • Two policemen, one civilian killed in terrorist attack in Kashmir August 13, 2014

    Srinagar: Two policemen and a civilian were killed as terrorists opened indiscriminate fire on a police vehicle in Pampore area in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday. The terrorists fired at the vehicle of a Deputy Superintendent of Police at Gallander area at around 7:45 PM, leaving the civilian dead and...
  • Ahead of PM's visit to Leh, terrorists attack BSF convoy near Pampore; infiltration bid foiled August 12, 2014

    Srinagar: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to Leh and Kargil on Tuesday after assuming office, two terrorists attacks were reported in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday night. Terrorists attacked a convoy of Border Security Force injuring seven personnel including an Assistant Commander, who is in a critical condition....
  • Suspected Boko Haram Islamists kill 7 in northeast Nigeria July 8, 2014

    Kano (Nigeria): Suspected Boko Haram Islamists disguised in army uniforms killed seven people in an attack near the northeastern border with Cameroon, residents said on Tuesday. The gunmen, five of whom were also killed, razed a police station and a military camp during the late Sunday attack in the restive region,...
  • Pakistan: Karachi airport targeted for second time in 48 hours June 10, 2014

    The Karachi airport was targeted for the second time in 48 hours on Tuesday. Heavily armed terrorists attacked a training camp of the Airport Security Force located close to the airport but this time fled the scene after a brief exchange of fire. There were no casualties. ...
  • President condemns attack on Indian consulate in Afghanistan May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday strongly condemned the terror attack on the Indian Consulate in Herat and said such attacks will not deter India from assisting Afghanistan in its effort to reconstruct and develop the nation. Commending the bravery shown by all Indian and Afghan staff members at the...
  • J&K: Terrorists strike NC leader's house, 4 including attackers killed April 13, 2014

    Srinagar: A National Conference Youth wing leader's house in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama was attacked by terrorists on Sunday afternoon in which two policemen were killed. The two militants who opened fire at the house of the political leader were gunned down by police in an encounter that followed. The security forces...
  • J&K: Security forces gun down all three terrorists who attacked Khatua March 28, 2014

    Srinagar: Three terrorists were gunned down in a fierce gun battle with the security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Kathua on Friday. The terrorists had executed twin terror attacks in Jammu where one person was killed and three others were injured early on Friday morning. Early in the morning, the heavily...
  • China blames separatists for knife attack; 33 dead March 2, 2014

    Kunming: More than 10 assailants slashed scores of people with knives at a train station in southern China in what state media said on Sunday was a terrorist assault by ethnic separatists from the far west. Twenty-nine slash victims and four attackers were killed and 143 people wounded. Police fatally shot...
  • 'Terror attack' in China kills 28, injures 113 March 2, 2014

    Beijing: Twenty-eight people were killed and 113 others injured in a "violent terrorist attack" when a group of unidentified men armed with knives attacked a railway station in China's southwestern Kunming city on Saturday. A group of unknown knife-wielding men attacked the Kunming Railway Station in the capital city of southwestern...
  • UN, US condemn terrorist attack in Russia December 30, 2013

    The United States and the United Nations have condemned the terrorist attack in Volgograd in Russia that killed at least 16 people. "The United States condemns in the strongest terms today's terrorist attack in Volgograd," the State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said on Sunday. "We send our sincere condolences to the families...
  • Prince Charles, wife Camilla pay tribute to Mumbai 26/11 victims November 9, 2013

    British royal couple, Prince Charles and wife Camilla who are on a nineday visit to India, paid tributes to victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on Saturday. Their Royal Highnesses laid a wreath to commemorate victims of the Mumbai terrorist attack, sources in the British Deputy High Commission here said....
  • Terrorists in Kenya mall used new tactic to spare some Muslims September 29, 2013

    Nairobi: The turbaned gunmen who infiltrated Nairobi's Westgate mall arrived with a set of religious trivia questions. As terrified civilians hid in toilet stalls, behind mannequins, in ventilation shafts and underneath food court tables, the assailants began a highstakes game of 20 Questions to separate Muslims from those they consider...
  • Two security officials dead, two injured in a terror strike in Kashmir August 26, 2013

    Striking twice within a span of six hours, terrorists on Monday killed two security force personnel and wounded as many persons in south Kashmir. A CRPF jawan was killed and another injured when ultras fired at the escort of ruling National Conference MLC Shoukat Ahmad Ganie in village Almeira in Shopian...
  • Srinagar: Policeman killed in a terror attack, one civilian injured August 26, 2013

    Terrorists on Monday shot dead a policeman and took away his service rifle in Anantnag district of south Kashmir, officials said. A civilian was also injured in the firing and was hospitalised, they said. Constable Salamatullah was shot at from point blank range by some unidentified ultras in village Khudwani, 62-km...
  • Gunmen kill at least eight Tunisian troops as political tensions grow July 30, 2013

    Gunmen killed at least eight Tunisian soldiers on Monday, staging the biggest attack on the security forces in decades as political tensions rose between supporters and opponents of the Islamistled government. President Moncef Marzouki called the ambush on Mount Chaambi, near the Algerian border, a "terrorist attack" and announced three days...
  • UAE embassy in Libya attacked by terrorists July 26, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: The UAE's embassy in Libyan capital Tripoli was targeted on Thursday in a terrorist attack, a minister said. No one was injured in the attack. Faris Mohammed Al Mazrouie, assistant foreign minister for security and military affairs, said a rocketpropelled grenade was fired at the embassy building at 5...
  • Sri Lanka deplores attack on Mahabodhi temple July 8, 2013

    Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa deplored the attack on the 1,500yearold Mahabodhi temple in Bihar on Sunday. Nine nearcoordinated explosions shook the serenity of the worldrenowned Mahabodhi temple complex in Bodh Gaya early Sunday, injuring two monks but not causing much damage. The temple is annually visited by millions of...
  • BSF seize arms, Pakistani cellphone SIM cards in Punjab June 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Border Security Force (BSF) on Saturday seized arms and ammunition as well as two Pakistani cellphone SIM cards on the IndiaPakistan border in Punjab. The BSF seized six pistols, six pistol magazines, 39 live rounds and two Pakistani SIM cards at the outpost of Joginder in Ferozepur...
  • 'Pak must take action on terror groups to improve ties' June 18, 2013

    Pune: Holding that a "peaceful and stable" Pakistan was in India's interest, Defence Minister AK Antony on Tuesday said that the neighbouring country must initiate strong action against terrorist groups operating from its soil, in order to improve IndoPak ties. "We are concerned about terrorist groups in Pakistan. They should take...