Al Qaeda

Three more terrorists of Al-Qaeda outfit arrested: Uttar Pradesh Police

The official had said that an improvised explosive device (IED) was found at Ahmed's house along with explosives and a pistol.

published on : 14th July 2021

JMB terrorists arrested in Kolkata may have Al-Qaeda links: Police

It is suspected that they have associates in some districts of the state, a senior officer of the Special Task Force (STF) of the Kolkata Police said on Tuesday.

published on : 14th July 2021

Politics begins over UP terror plot as Akhilesh, Mayawati raise doubt over timing of arrests

Remarks by two former CMs over the arrests of the two men by the UP Police’s ATS have kicked up a row in the state, where assembly polls are slated early next year.

published on : 12th July 2021

Mayawati questions timing of arrests by UP Anti-Terrorist Squad as politics over issue hots up

The Anti-Terrorist Squad of the UP Police on Sunday said it had arrested two terrorists belonging to Al-Qaeda supported 'Ansar Ghazwatul Hind' from the outskirts of Lucknow.

published on : 12th July 2021

Al Qaeda leader Aiman al-Zawahiri believed to be in border region of Afghanistan and Pakistan: UN

It said Al-Qaeda's strategy in the near term is assessed as maintaining its traditional safe haven in Afghanistan for the Al-Qaeda core leadership.

published on : 5th June 2021

Court extends period of investigation against alleged Al-Qaeda member in terror case

The court allowed an application moved by Delhi police, which had sought more time to complete the probe against Sabeel Ahmed.

published on : 17th May 2021

Lodged in Tihar jail, Al-Qaeda man moves court seeking nod to work as doctor, assist prison authorities

'His experience and expertise being a medical professional would be helpful for dealing with the surge in COVID cases and treatment of inmates in central jail, Tihar,' the application said.

published on : 13th May 2021

10 years after death, Bin Laden still mobilises jihadists

After September 11, 2001, attacks on the United States carried out by an Al-Qaeda cell under bin Laden's orders, the West spent billions of dollars trying to defeat radical Islamist extremists.

published on : 27th April 2021

Sri Lanka bans 11 extremist groups, including ISIS and al-Qaeda

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa under a special gazette notification issued on Tuesday proscribed the radical groups under the Prevention of Terrorism (temporary) Provisions Act.

published on : 14th April 2021

NIA files chargesheet against 11 Al Qaeda members

The case was registered by the NIA based on information about an al Qaeda-inspired module sprouting and operating in Bengal and Kerala under the leadership of Hasan.

published on : 27th February 2021

Allow US to prosecute Daniel Pearl's killers: White House to Pakistan

The apex court on Thursday cleared Sheikh and his three Pakistani accomplices in the case of all the charges, ordering that Sheikh and others be immediately freed from jail.

published on : 29th January 2021

Omar Sheikh: From private schoolboy to militant kidnapper

Omar was arrested in February 2002 while Pearl was still missing, and boasted to a Karachi court that the journalist was already dead.

published on : 28th January 2021

Pakistan SC orders release of prime suspect in Daniel Pearl murder

The apex dismissed the Sindh government's appeal against the Sindh High Court's decision to overturn the conviction of Sheikh for the 2002 beheading of Pearl.

published on : 28th January 2021

Bangladesh slams Mike Pompeo's 'irresponsible' remarks over al-Qaeda attacks claim

In a statement published on the US State Department's website on Tuesday, Pompeo implicated some countries as 'terror hubs', drawing criticism from several quarters.

published on : 14th January 2021

Won't allow Daniel Pearl's killer to evade justice, says US as it hits out at Pakistan

Pearl, the 38-year-old South Asia bureau chief for The Wall Street Journal, was abducted and beheaded while he was in Pakistan investigating a story in 2002.

published on : 31st December 2020
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