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  • BSF troops, terrorists exchange fire; infiltration bid foiled 3 hours 12 minutes ago

    Jammu: BSF troops on Sunday foiled an infiltration bid by a group of armed terrorists, who tried to enter the International Border in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, a BSF official said. A group of suspected militants were spotted close to IB in forward area in Hiranagar sector of the...
  • Iran, Afghanistan announce security cooperation against Islamic State 6 hours 50 minutes ago

    Tehran: Afghanistan and Iran on Sunday announced plans for enhanced security cooperation to combat threats from the Islamic State group, including possible joint military operations. Standing alongside visiting Afghan leader Ashraf Ghani, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said the tumult hitting the region meant intelligence must be shared. His comments came after IS,...
  • Islamic State terror manual found online Yesterday

    London: An Islamic State (IS) manual for preparing, funding and carrying out terror attacks in the West is being shared on jihadist forums on the internet, asking extremists to raise funds through online scams and fraud. The 70-page guide aims to create sleeper cells of one or two people and advises...
  • Clashes in J&K's Tral over killing of youth, protesters snatch AK-47; Yasin Malik, Masarat Alam detained 5 days ago

    Tral: Separatist leaders Yasin Malik and Masarat Alam were detained on Tuesday while they were on their way to Tral district of South Kashmir where protests broke out over the killing of a youth. Two people have been injured in clashes between protesters and security forces. During the clash, protesters...
  • Railways Police Commissioner warns of 26/11 like attack in Mumbai, IB issues alert 5 days ago

    Mumbai: There is a possibility of another 26/11 like attack in Mumbai in the next 2-3 months according to the Intelligence Bureau which issued an alert for the city after the Railways Police Commissioner wrote to the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) warning of a terror strike. The Railways Police Commissioner letter...
  • Gunmen kill 20 labourers in Pakistan April 11, 2015

    Islamabad: At least 20 people were killed and three others injured on Saturday when unidentified gunmen opened fire at a labour camp in Pakistan's Balochistan's province. The incident took place at Turbat city in Balochistan, Dawn online reported. Imran Qureshi, District Police Officer (DPO) Turbat, said terrorists opened fire indiscriminately at the...
  • No country should provide shelter to terrorists but punish them, says Modi April 11, 2015

    Paris: On a day 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi was released, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday gave a veiled message to Pakistan, saying no country should provide shelter to terrorists but should punish them. "There is a need for global action to deal with terrorism. All nations should...
  • 5 suspected SIMI terrorists killed by Telangana Police after they try to flee, attack security personnel April 7, 2015

    Hyderabad: Five suspected Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) terrorists have been killed in Telangana's Warangal while they were trying to escape from police custody. All the five terrorists were being taken to a court in Telangana's capital Hyderabad from Warangal when they attacked the police officials escorting them. According to...
  • Law graduate named as Kenya massacre killer as country mourns April 5, 2015

    Nairobi: Kenya on Sunday began three days of national mourning for the 148 people massacred by Somalia's Shebab terrorists at a university as authorities identified one of the gunmen as a smart law graduate. Hundreds packed Nairobi's Anglican cathedral where Archbishop Eliud Wabukala said Easter services were overshadowed by "great and...
  • Somali terrorists threaten more bloody attacks against Kenya April 4, 2015

    Mogadishu: Somali terrorists on Saturday threatened to stage more bloody attacks on Kenya after the group's fighters killed nearly 150 people during an assault on a Kenyan university on Thursday. "No amount of precaution or safety measures will be able to guarantee your safety, thwart another attack or prevent another bloodbath...
  • Al-Qaeda frees 300 inmates in Yemen jailbreak April 2, 2015

    Aden: Al-Qaeda terrorists stormed a prison in southeastern Yemen on Thursday, freeing several hundred inmates including one of their leaders, a security official said. Khalid Batarfi, a senior al-Qaeda figure who had been held for more than four years, was among more than 300 prisoners who escaped from the jail in...
  • Gunmen attack University in eastern Kenya: Police April 2, 2015

    Nairobi: A police official says masked gunmen have stormed a university campus in Garissa Town in eastern Kenya. Musa Yego says gunshots and explosions can be heard from a building on the campus, which is surrounded by police and military. It was not immediately clear if there were any fatalities or injured. Kenya's...
  • One J&K policeman killed, 3 security personnel injured in an encounter with terrorists in Baramulla April 2, 2015

    Srinagar: One Jammu and Kashmir police official has been killed and three security personnel injured in a fierce gunfight with terrorists at Hardushoora in north Kashmir's Baramulla district. "One policeman has been martyred while a civilian has been injured in the operation so far," the police official said. Army sources said one...
  • Nigerian envoy to India condemns Union Minister Giriraj Singh's racist remark on Sonia's skin April 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Nigerian envoy to India OB Okongor on Wednesday condemned Union Minister Giriraj Singh's controversial and bizarre statement on Congress President Sonia Gandhi. "I believe PM will do right thing on this. I am not going to lodge protest," said the envoy. Singh had commented that the colour...
  • Ujjwal Nikam's biryani blunder March 23, 2015

    'Biryan' in Persian language means to 'roast or fry'; that is where it is said the reference to 'Biryani' has been derived from - To roast and fry. Clearly, Mr Ujjwal Nikam who has gotten away by saying that he cooked up the story to stop an "emotional wave" which...
  • BJP doesn't differentiate terrorism on basis of religion: Shaina NC March 22, 2015

    Jaipur: Hailing the Rajasthan government for successfully organising a conference on counter terrorism, BJP spokesperson Shaina NC on Sunday said her party does not differentiate terrorism on the basis of religion and asserted that the Modi government would never compromise with any terrorist. "Terrorist has no religion," Shaina NC, who made...
  • J&K: 2 terrorists killed during encounter with Army in Samba, 2 securitymen injured March 21, 2015

    Srinagar: Two terrorists were killed during a fierce encounter with the Army in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. A Major and a jawan were injured during the attack at the Army camp on Jammu-Pathankote National Highway in Samba. A civilian was also injured outside the camp and was...
  • Ban Ki-moon condemns 'terrorist attacks' at Yemen mosques March 21, 2015

    United Nations: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned on Friday the "terrorist attacks" on Yemeni mosques that killed at least 142 worshippers. Friday's suicide bombings, claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group, were among the deadliest attacks yet in Yemen. In a statement from his spokesman Farhan Haq, Ban called on all...
  • J&K: Terrorists attack Army camp in Samba district, 2 security personnel, 1 civilian injured March 21, 2015

    Srinagar: In the second strike in two days, Pakistan backed terrorists attacked an Army camp in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. One major and a jawan were injured during the attack at the Army camp on Jammu-Pathankote National Highway in Samba. A civilian was also injured outside the...
  • Kathua encounter leaves bullet marks on walls of Rajbagh police station March 20, 2015

    The encounter in Rajbagh Police Station in Kathua district has ended leaving six killed including three security personnel, two terrorists a policeman and a driver. The encounter which began in the wee hours of Friday has also left two injured. ...
  • Live: Jammu and Kashmir Police and CRPF personnel have killed two terrorists, says Rajnath Singh March 20, 2015

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the floor of the Lok Sabha praises the bravery of the personnels in the Kathua encounter case. He said that the Jammu and Kashmir Police and CRPF personnel have killed two terrorists. ...
  • J&K: Encounter in Kathua ends, 2 security men dead; search for terrorists on March 20, 2015

    Jammu: The encounter in Rajbagh Police Station in Kathua district has ended leaving six killed including three security personnel, two terrorists a policeman and a driver. The encounter which began in the wee hours of Friday has also left two injured. Combing operation is underway to search for the terrorists. Three...
  • J&K: Terrorists hold hostages in Kathua police station, 2 security personnel killed, heavy firing underway March 20, 2015

    Kathua: One Jammu and Kashmir police officer along with one CRPF personnel has been killed in a terror attack that is underway in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. Two CRPF personnel have also been injured in the attack. Heavy firing which began at the Rajbagh Police Station in Kathua district...
  • If Pakistan stops aiding terror, South Asia situation will improve: Rajnath Singh March 19, 2015

    Jaipur: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday asked Pakistan to "seriously rethink" its strategy of using terrorism as an instrument of proxy war, saying this will "significantly" improve the security situation in South Asia besides being in its own national interest. Inaugurating an International Counter-Terrorism Conference, Singh said Pakistan should...
  • Pakistan sacked 'some people' to keep nuclear programme safe: Report March 19, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistani authorities sacked some people having "negative tendencies" working with the country's sensitive nuclear programme to keep it safe, according to a report. "We filtered out people having negative tendencies that could have affected national security," said Brig (retd) Tahir Raza Naqvi, who works for Strategic Plans Division, the administering...
  • LeT, ISI training 60 terrorists in 42 terror camps in PoK: Intelligence inputs March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major security threat for the country, Intelligence inputs indicate that 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi is active again. Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) and the Lashkar-e-Toiba are training terrorists to be suicide bombers, according to the inputs. According to sources, 60 Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists are being...
  • Twin bombings at churches in Pakistan kill 14, wound 78 March 16, 2015

    Lahore: Bombs outside two churches in the Pakistani city of Lahore killed 14 people and wounded nearly 80 during Sunday services, and witnesses said quick action by a security guard prevented many more deaths. A Pakistani Taliban splinter group claimed responsibility. Islamist terrorists in Pakistan have attacked Christians and other religious minorities...
  • All about 26/11 attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi March 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Top Lashkar-e-Toiba operative Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, accused of being one of the masterminds of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, is one of the most wanted terrorists by India. Lakhvi is also accused of training and handling the 10 Lashkar terrorists who sneaked into Mumbai and killed 166 people during...
  • Nigeria's Boko Haram pledges allegiance to Islamic State March 8, 2015

    Maiduguri (Nigeria): Nigeria's home-grown Boko Haram group, newly weakened by a multinational force that has dislodged it from a score of northeastern towns, reportedly pledged formal allegiance to the Islamic State group. The pledge to Islamic State came in an Arabic audio message with English subtitles alleged to have come from...
  • FBI urges 'vigilance' against IS recruitment online March 6, 2015

    Washington: US authorities issued an appeal to police and the public to remain "vigilant" against attempts by the Islamic State group to recruit young Americans online. The warning from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) came after the reported arrest last week of a 17-year-old...