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  • 17 Pakistan terrorists set to be executed 12 hours 59 minutes ago

    Karachi: Jail authorities in Pakistan have started making arrangements in different parts of the country for the execution of 17 dreaded terrorists in the next few days after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced lifting of a moratorium on the death penalty. Sharif's announcement came after a round table conference of political...
  • Pakistani Army retaliates to Peshawar attack, kills 57 Taliban terrorists in airstrikes Yesterday

    Islamabad: Pakistan army retaliated to the the deadly Taliban attack at Peshawar school by killing 57 militants in massive airstrikes in the Khyber tribal region where the suicide bombers were reportedly trained. The army launched 20 airstrikes on Wednesday on several Taliban hideouts in Tirah valley area of Khyber tribal region...
  • J&K: Security forces gun down one terrorist in Kupwara Yesterday

    Jammu: One terrorist has been killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. The brief encounter lasted for nearly an hour. The security forces launched an operation in Bazpora area of Kupwara on Thursday morning following information about presence of terrorists there, a police official...
  • J&K: Encounter on in Kupwara, 2-3 terrorists likely to be trapped Yesterday

    Jammu: Yet another gunbattle is underway between terrorists and security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. Two-three terrorists are likely to be holed up. The police have area cordoned off the area. There have been no reports of casualties so far from either side. The attack comes just...
  • 66 journalists murdered, 119 kidnapped around the world in 2014 2 days ago

    Paris: The beheading of journalists by Islamist terrorists in Syria in 2014 showed that reporters face a dangerous new threat, media freedom organization Reporters Without Borders said on Tuesday. While the overall number of journalists killed around the world was down 7 per cent on 2013, to 66, the nature of...
  • Pakistan military says terrorists made no demands, started killing 2 days ago

    Islamabad: Taliban gunmen who attacked a school in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday made no demands and started killing children as soon as they entered the building, a military spokesman said. "They didn't take any hostages initially and started firing in the hall," said Major General Asim Bajwa. But the terrorists had...
  • Peshawar attack: Don't allow any child to be killed, says Kailash Satyarthi 2 days ago

    Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi appeals to the Pakistan government and the international community to take more pro-active initiatives. " Don't allow any child to be killed," says Kailash Satyarthi. ...
  • Terror attack on children darkest day of humanity: Kailash Satyarthi 2 days ago

    Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi said that no other act could be more barbaric than the one that happened in Peshawar. "More pro-active initiates need to be taken by the international community and national governments," said Satyarthi. ...
  • Peshawar attack: Terrorism overpower humanity 3 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. ...
  • Bollywood condemns militant attack on school in Peshawar 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities on Tuesday termed the Taliban militants attack on an Army-run school in Peshawar as "sickening" and "appalling". The heavily-armed Taliban militants stormed the school in Pakistan's volatile northwestern city of Peshawar and killed over 100, mostly students when they started indiscriminate firing on them. Pakistani actor-singer Ali Zafar...
  • Pakistan Army operation ends as all nine terrorists killed; 133 school students dead: As it happened 3 days ago

    Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed responsibility for the attack and said that all the terrorists are on a suicide mission. ...
  • Major terror attacks on schools in Pakistan 3 days ago

    In a recent terror attack in a school in Pakistan, six terrorists stormed Army Public School in Peshawar. Terror group Tehreek-e-Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack. About 500 students and teachers are believed to have been taken hostage by the terrorists. Here is the timeline of terrorist attacks in...
  • Pakistan Taliban kills 110 students in an attack on Peshawar school, death toll 131 3 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...
  • Australia: Several held hostage by armed gunman at Sydney cafe, key landmarks evacuated 4 days ago

    Sydney: A gunman took an unknown number of people hostage inside a chocolate shop and cafe in Australia's largest city on Monday, with two people inside the cafe seen holding up a flag believed to contain an Islamic declaration of faith. Four hours after the incident first erupted inside the Lindt...
  • Bengaluru techie Masroor highly radicalised but didn't actively recruit, say investigators 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: Bengaluru techie Masroor, who has been arrested for handling the Twitter account for ISIS militants, is highly motivated and radicalised and wants to spread the word of Jihad. However, Masroor did not actively recruit or arrange funds, investigators questioning the 24-year-old allegedly wayward techie told CNN-IBN. The Central Crime Branch...
  • Watch: Tributes paid to martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack 6 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many other political dignitaries paid their respects to the martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack. ...
  • J&K: Suspected terrorists abduct, murder Sarpanch 6 days ago

    Sopore: In yet another gruesome killing of a Sarpanch in Kashmir, 62-year-old Ghulam Mohammad was abducted and murdered by suspected terrorists on Saturday. According to family members and witnesses, the Sarpanch was abducted from his house in Hygam village on Friday evening. At least four masked men jumped over the...
  • Malala bursts into tears on seeing her blood-stained school uniform; 'You are so brave', says Satyarthi 1 week ago

    Oslo: The sight of blood-spattered school uniform she was wearing the day the Taliban shot her, made Pakistan's teen Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai burst into tears, prompting fellow awardee India's Kailash Satyarthi to comfort her saying "you are so brave". The blue tunic, white headscarf and white trousers, stained brown by...
  • J&K: Defence Minister, Army pay tribute to Uri terror attack martyrs December 11, 2014

    Srinagar: A week after the deadly terrorist attack in the Uri sector of Jammu & Kashmir, the Army on Thursday paid tribute to the soldiers who were slain in the attack. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar was also present for the ceremony in memory of the martyred soldiers. "The brave Army personnel's...
  • J&K elections: Despite spurt in terror attacks, 3rd phase records 58 pc voter turnout December 9, 2014

    Srinagar: Notwithstanding the spurt in terror attacks and election boycott call given by separatists, third phase of the five-phased Legislative Assembly elections in 16 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir recorded a remarkable voter turnout. Several seats, including Uri constituency - where eight Army personnel, three policemen and six foreign terrorists...
  • Islamic State in Syria beheads man for blasphemy December 9, 2014

    Beirut: The terrorist Islamic State group beheaded a man in northern Syria after accusing him of blasphemy, a terrorist website and a rights group said on Tuesday. The man was killed in a public square in the town of Sulouk on Monday in front of a crowd that included children, the...
  • 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed's Twitter account suspended December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Twitter account of Pakistani terrorist and 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed has been suspended by the social networking site. The move comes after the Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief spew venom and wrote about freeing Kashmir and avenging 1971 Bangladesh war and Ahmedabad riots. However, hours after Twitter suspended the account,...
  • 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....
  • Kashmir terror attacks: Army Chief pays tribute to martyrs December 6, 2014

    Srinagar: Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Saturday paid respects to security force personnel who lost their lives fighting terrorists in Kashmir by laying wreaths on their coffins at a sombre ceremony at Badamibagh Cantonment in Srinagar. General Suhag said the attack on Uri camp in north Kashmir's...
  • Elements in Pakistan supporting terror attacks, says Anand Sharma December 6, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma condemned the terror attacks on four towns of Jammu and Kashmir and said some elements in Pakistan were supporting terrorists. "These terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir deserves strongest condemnation. It is evident there are elements in Pakistan supporting them," he said. ...
  • J&K: Food packets of Pakistani brand recovered from terrorists December 6, 2014

    Srinagar: A day after four separate attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, it is now clear that the terrorists were planning a sustained, coordinated operation. Network18 has accessed pictures of several food supplies recovered from the six dead terrorists in Uri, which showed that they were planning to remain entrenched for...
  • Terrorists want to disrupt J&K Assembly elections due to high voter turnout, says Jitendra Singh December 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh on Saturday condemned the terror attack on four towns of Jammu and Kashmir and said terrorists wanted to disrupt the state Assembly polls as there has been a high voter turnout in the first two phases. Singh said, "Terrorists want...
  • Pakistan should be given an answer for terror attacks in J&K, says retired Army Chief Malik December 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Retired Army Chief General VP Malik has called for a fit reply to be given to Pakistan after Kashmir Valley was rocked by four terror attacks by terrorists from across the border who stormed an Army camp in Uri leaving 11 security personnel including a Lt Colonel dead...