terror attacks

US marks 21st anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks

In ways both subtle and plain, the aftermath of 9/11 ripples through American politics and public life to this day.

published on : 11th September 2022

26/11 terror attacks: Youngest survivor and key eyewitness moves HC seeking house from government

This is the second time that Rotawan, now 23 years old, has approached the court. In 2020, she had filed a similar petition.

published on : 4th August 2022

'The country was humiliated': Tamil Nadu Governor slams Manmohan for inking deal with Pakistan on terrorism soon after 26/11

In 2008, 10 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists (LeT) carried out 12 coordinated shooting and bombing attacks killing at least 174 people and leaving 300 wounded.

published on : 1st August 2022

TN engineering student held in Ambur over ISIS ties, terror conspiracy

During the interrogation, it was found that Anaas had links to ISIS, and was in touch with the organisation on social media platforms such as Instagram and Telegram, police said.

published on : 1st August 2022

Pakistan reported 434 terror attacks on security forces in first half of 2022: Report 

A delegation of Pakistani Ulema was reported to have failed to convince the outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) to soften their stance in peace talks with Pakistani negotiators.

published on : 30th July 2022

Udaipur tailor murder: Accused Riyaz Attari's bike had date of 2008 Mumbai attack as number plate

Sources said that the bike number 'RJ 27 AS 2611' was taken after depositing an additional Rs 5,000 in 2013.

published on : 1st July 2022

26/11 Mumbai terror attack handler Majeed Mir jailed for 15 years in Pakistan

The Counter-Terrorism Department of the Punjab police did not notify Mir's conviction in a terror-financing case and it did not notify Mir's conviction in a terror-financing case.

published on : 25th June 2022

Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa promises justice to Easter Sunday attack victims

Nine suicide bombers belonging to local Islamist extremist group National Thawheed Jamaat linked to ISIS carried out a series of devastating blasts on April 21, 2019.

published on : 21st April 2022

Eight arrested in connection with Sri Lanka blasts: Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe

The government is yet to ascertain whether the attackers had any 'overseas links'.

published on : 21st April 2019

Sri Lanka attacks: Air India waives cancellation charges for Colombo flight tickets

The airline has also requested passengers to report well in advance to clear security at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo.

published on : 21st April 2019

Kabul: 16 security personnel killed in separate Taliban attack

16 security officers were killed in two separate incidents of terror attacks in Afghanistan's western Badghis province.

published on : 24th April 2018

Hafiz Saeed, other JuD leaders still freely using group's offices despite ban in Pakistan

The government last month had taken over the Jamaat-ud-Dawa's famous Muridke Markaz and Lahore's headquarters of Masjid Al Qadsia in Chauburji.

published on : 6th March 2018

US suspending security aid to Pakistan has nothing to with inaction against Hafiz Saeed's release: Official

Responding to a question, US official Heather Nauert disputed the general impression coming out of Pakistan that it will not rearrest Hafiz Saeed as being demanded by the US.

published on : 5th January 2018

Here is a timeline of the deadly terror attacks Russia witnessed in 2017

Russia has suffered several terrorist assaults this year, including a deadly attack on the Saint Petersburg metro in April that left 15 dead and dozens wounded. 

published on : 28th December 2017

Here is a timeline of Islamic-State claimed terror attacks in Kabul so far

IS, or Daesh as it is locally known, has carried out several spectacular attacks in the east of the country since it was first designated a terrorist group in the region in 2015.

published on : 28th December 2017

Nine years on, survivors of Mumbai 26/11 attack await closure

As many as 10 Pakistani terrorists, belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) group, had unleashed carnage across Mumbai, on November 26, 2008.

published on : 26th November 2017

Mumbai cop who was part of 26/11 terror probe booked for abetment to suicide

The police officer has been booked on the charge of abetment to suicide after a woman allegedly hanged herself in suburban Mulund and named him in the suicide note.

published on : 25th November 2017

France extends state of emergency for sixth time

The extension gives security forces greater freedom to carry out raids and surveillance and has been in place since November 2015 when a string of jihadist attacks in Paris left 130 people dead.

published on : 6th July 2017

Britain braces for election in wake of terror attacks

Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn has gained momentum during the election campaign and regularly attracts big crowds to his rallies.

published on : 7th June 2017

'I'm not ashamed' says Paris attacks suspect: Report

The main suspect in the Paris attacks said he was not ashamed in a letter to a woman who has been writing to him in prison.

published on : 13th January 2017