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From Mumbai Taj to Kabul Intercontinental: Major hotels that were prime target for terror attack around the world

Major hotels like Mumbai Taj, Kabul Intercontinental, Burkina Faso, popular with tourists or Westerners across the globe have been prime targets of jihadist groups for years.

published on : 21st January 2018

Kabul hotel attack shows need to deal with issue of safe havens to terrorists: India

India strongly condemns the terrorist attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, the external affairs ministry said.

published on : 21st January 2018

Syria President Bashar al-Assad slams Turkey offensive as 'support for terrorism'

Turkey and allied Syrian rebels entered the Afrin region on Sunday, a day after launching their offensive against the Kurdish-controlled area.

published on : 21st January 2018

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel attack: Security guards fled without fighting, says eyewitness

The gunmen shot at people who had been enjoying dinner at a hotel restaurant before breaking into guest rooms and taking hostages. 

published on : 21st January 2018

Turkey presses Syria offensive as rockets hit town after Afrin attack

A small unit from a Turkish-backed rebel group was manning a monitoring point on a hilltop overlooking several Kurdish-controlled villages below.

published on : 21st January 2018

Kabul hotel attack: Pakistan calls for cooperation for combating terrorism

Gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul killing at least six people, sparking a twelve hour fight with security forces.

published on : 21st January 2018

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel attack: 12-hour siege ends leaving 18 dead, four Taliban assailants neutralised

At least 18 people including 14 foreigners were killed in a bloody Taliban-claimed assault on a luxury hotel in Kabul.

published on : 21st January 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Two arrested for murderous attack on senior journalist in Lucknow

Senior journalist Navalkant Sinha was chased and beaten up on Friday night by the two and threatened with more attacks. 

published on : 21st January 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack underway at Kabul's iconic Intercontinental Hotel

At least four gunmen attacked Kabul's landmark Intercontinental Hotel on Saturday and started shooting at guests, officials said, in an assault that is still underway.

published on : 20th January 2018

Fire on attackers: Bengaluru top cop Suneel Kumar tells staff

The move comes after a spate of attacks targetting police personnel across the city in the past few weeks. 

published on : 20th January 2018

Bengaluru: Attacks on cops becoming a dangerous trend; 4 more targeted

2 Congo nationals, including a girl, allegedly assaulted two policemen on duty at HBR Layout; a group of four drunk men assaulted beat constables in Banaswadi area.

published on : 20th January 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar gets Z+ security cover after convoy attack

Under Z+ category protection, Kumar will be secured by 35 to 40 armed commandos and will have escort vehicles during movement.

published on : 20th January 2018

Lebanon says foiled Islamic State holiday attacks

Lebanon thwarted jihadist plans to attack places of worship and government buildings over the holidays after gaining rare access to an Islamic State group operative.

published on : 19th January 2018

Pakistan turning blind eye to evidence against 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed: External Affairs ministry

In November 2017, Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi had claimed that India has provided "no evidence" against Saeed on the basis of which he can be prosecuted.

published on : 19th January 2018

Siberian teen wounds six in school axe attack

Investigators said the boy, thought to be 15 or 16, carried out the attack in a class of children aged around 12 or 13, and also set the classroom on fire before jumping out of the window.

published on : 19th January 2018
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