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Taliban kills 10 Afghanistan security forces in separate assaults

17 Sep 2018

Taliban kills 10 Afghanistan security forces in separate assaults

In two separate incidents, the Taliban today killed at least 10 Afghan police and military officers, officials said.

Al-Qaeda 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India: UN

14 Aug 2018

Al-Qaeda 'ideologically inclined' to carry out attacks in India: UN

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the terror group's newest affiliate, is "ideologically inclined" to carry out attacks inside India but its capability is believed to be low and is relatively isolated owing to increased security measures in India, a UN report said.

26/11: As Mumbai burned, citizens turned rescuers for their cops

12 Aug 2018

26/11: As Mumbai burned, citizens turned rescuers for their cops

The 26/11 attacks in Mumbai harmed the city in ways that can never be repaired. They destroyed families, martyred soldiers, and exposed the nation's deepest vulnerabilities.

Syria: Death toll in IS attacks rises to 250 overnight

26 Jul 2018

Syria: Death toll in IS attacks rises to 250 overnight

The death toll in Islamic State group suicide bombings and shootings in southern Syria rose to nearly 250 overnight, over half of them civilians.

Here's how an Indian undercover officer prevented terror-attack in Delhi

11 Jul 2018

Here's how an Indian undercover officer prevented terror-attack in Delhi

In an unprecedented level of operation, Indian security agencies went 'The Departed' way, infiltrating an Islamic State (IS) ring to thwart a suicide bombing in New Delhi.

Afghanistan Blast: Injured Afghan Sikh brought to AIIMS for treatment

07 Jul 2018

Afghanistan Blast: Injured Afghan Sikh brought to AIIMS for treatment

A Sikh man injured in the blast that claimed 19 lives in Afghanistan's Jalalabad this week has been admitted to AIIMS, Delhi.

Pakistan-based armed group recruits children for suicide attacks: UN report

28 Jun 2018

Pakistan-based armed group recruits children for suicide attacks: UN report

Pakistan-based terror outfits continue to recruit children, including those from madrasas, and allegedly use them for suicide attacks, according to a UN report titled "Children and Armed Conflict" released today.

Defense Minister expresses her condolences to martyred jawan Aurangzeb's family

20 Jun 2018

Defense Minister expresses her condolences to martyred jawan Aurangzeb's family

Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today visited the family of the slain soldier Aurangzeb who was abducted and killed by terrorists two days ahead of Eid and described him as an inspiration for the nation.

During ceasefire in Kashmir, terror, violence and deaths shot up

18 Jun 2018

During ceasefire in Kashmir, terror, violence and deaths shot up

In the one month that the government maintained ceasefire in Kashmir, violence reached a record high, official data has revealed.

Woman shouting "Allahu Akbar" stabs two in French supermarket

18 Jun 2018

Woman shouting "Allahu Akbar" stabs two in French supermarket

A month after a knife attack in Paris, a woman in a La Seyne-sur-Mer supermarket in southern France injured two people yesterday when she cried "Allahu Akbar" and attacked them with a boxcutter knife.

Taliban raid on Afghan military base kills 17: Officials

09 Jun 2018

Taliban raid on Afghan military base kills 17: Officials

At least 17 Afghan soldiers were killed when Taliban fighters stormed a military base in western Afghanistan, hours before the group announced a ceasefire.

UP: Security at Kashi Vishwanath, others upped after blast threats

06 Jun 2018

UP: Security at Kashi Vishwanath, others upped after blast threats

Police in UP are on alert after a letter purportedly written by a Lashkar (LeT) terrorist warned of attacks this week.

Kashmir grenade attack: 14 civilians and 2 cops injured

04 Jun 2018

Kashmir grenade attack: 14 civilians and 2 cops injured

At least 14 civilians and 2 cops were injured in a grenade attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, this morning.

Man shouting "Allahu Akbar" kills one, injures four in Paris

13 May 2018

Man shouting "Allahu Akbar" kills one, injures four in Paris

One person was killed and four injured on the rue Monsigny in Paris yesterday, when a man stabbed them with a knife shouting "Allahu Akbar."

5 police officers killed in Taliban attack in Kandahar province

07 May 2018

5 police officers killed in Taliban attack in Kandahar province

At least five Afghan police officers have been killed in a Taliban attack on their patrol in southern Kandahar province, an official said.

Indian National bombed Saudi Arabia in 2016, confirms DNA test

02 May 2018

Indian National bombed Saudi Arabia in 2016, confirms DNA test

On the basis of DNA tests, Saudi Arabia has confirmed the bomber who attacked US Consulate in Jeddah, was an Indian national and possibly an operative of Lashkar-e-Taiba.

Two blasts in Kabul kill 21, including AFP photographer

30 Apr 2018

Two blasts in Kabul kill 21, including AFP photographer

Twin blasts in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, on Monday morning, killed at least 21 including AFP's chief photographer Shah Marai.

After acquitting accused in Mecca Masjid blast case, judge resigns

16 Apr 2018

After acquitting accused in Mecca Masjid blast case, judge resigns

NIA court judge, Ravindra Reddy, who acquitted all accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case earlier today, resigned hours after pronouncing the verdict. They were let off due to lack of evidence.

Taliban attacks Afghan district compound; at least 18 killed

12 Apr 2018

Taliban attacks Afghan district compound; at least 18 killed

Authorities on Thursday said that Taliban fighters attacked a government compound in central Afghanistan overnight which killed three district officials and 15 security forces.

In a first, Pakistani diplomats on NIA's 'wanted' list

09 Apr 2018

In a first, Pakistani diplomats on NIA's 'wanted' list

In a first, Pakistani diplomats have been named in the National Investigation Agency's (NIA) 'wanted' list.

Hafiz Saeed, Dawood Ibrahim feature in UNSC's terrorist list

04 Apr 2018

Hafiz Saeed, Dawood Ibrahim feature in UNSC's terrorist list

A total of 139 entities from Pakistan have been named in The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) consolidated list of terrorists- individuals and organizations.

Pakistan: 2 polio workers killed, 3 abducted from Afghan border

18 Mar 2018

Pakistan: 2 polio workers killed, 3 abducted from Afghan border

A Pakistani official said militants ambushed a seven-member medical team vaccinating against polio in Safi tehsil of Mohmand Agency on the border with Afghanistan, killing two workers and abducting three others.

Multiple terror attacks strike Afghanistan leaving at least 24 dead

24 Feb 2018

Multiple terror attacks strike Afghanistan leaving at least 24 dead

At least 24 people have been killed and several others injured in four different terror attacks in Afghanistan.

17 killed in Florida in one of US' deadliest shootings

15 Feb 2018

17 killed in Florida in one of US' deadliest shootings

Seventeen people were killed in one of the deadliest shootings in US when a gunman opened fire in a Florida high school yesterday.

Sunjuwan: Attackers came from Pakistan, likely helped by locals

12 Feb 2018

Sunjuwan: Attackers came from Pakistan, likely helped by locals

The Sunjuwan attackers had crossed over from Pakistan last year, were likely helped by locals, and had entered the base by cutting through tin sheets, J&K DGP SP Vaid has said.

Sunjuwan camp attack: Army resumes operations after night-long halt

11 Feb 2018

Sunjuwan camp attack: Army resumes operations after night-long halt

This morning, army resumed its operations after a night-long halt to flush out the remaining JeM terrorists from a military camp in Jammu's Sunjuwan.

JeM terrorists attack army base in Jammu

10 Feb 2018

JeM terrorists attack army base in Jammu

The Sunjwan army camp in Jammu was attacked by a group of heavily armed Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists in the wee hours of Saturday.

Hizbul Mujahideen claims credit for freeing Pakistani Lashkar terrorist

08 Feb 2018

Hizbul Mujahideen claims credit for freeing Pakistani Lashkar terrorist

Hizbul Mujahideen has claimed responsibility for freeing Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Naveed Jat from police custody, two days after gunmen stormed a Srinagar hospital.

Gunmen storm Srinagar hospital, help Pakistani terrorist escape

06 Feb 2018

Gunmen storm Srinagar hospital, help Pakistani terrorist escape

Terrorists stormed a government-run hospital in Srinagar today and opened fire, killing two cops and helping a hardened Pakistani militant escape.

India is planning to attack CPEC installations, claims Pakistan

06 Feb 2018

India is planning to attack CPEC installations, claims Pakistan

The Pakistani Interior Ministry has shockingly claimed that India is planning to carry out attacks on installations along the $62 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and sabotage the project.

Afghanistan: Powerful suicide bombing kills 40 in Kabul; 140 injured

27 Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Powerful suicide bombing kills 40 in Kabul; 140 injured

A powerful suicide bomb explosion in Afghanistan's capital Kabul has left at least 40 dead and another 140 injured in the city center.

Kabul hotel attack: Explosives used by terrorists traced to Pakistan

24 Jan 2018

Kabul hotel attack: Explosives used by terrorists traced to Pakistan

Afghanistan's spy agency has claimed to have traced the explosives used in the Intercontinental Hotel attack to Pakistan.

Indian Mujahideen co-founder Abdul Qureshi, India's 'bin Laden,' nabbed

22 Jan 2018

Indian Mujahideen co-founder Abdul Qureshi, India's 'bin Laden,' nabbed

Abdul Subhan Qureshi, co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen (IM) and one of India's most wanted terrorists, was arrested by Delhi Police after a brief exchange of gunfire.

Afghanistan: Intercontinental Hotel 12-hr long siege finally ends

21 Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Intercontinental Hotel 12-hr long siege finally ends

On January 21, Afghan special forces finally regained control of the state-owned Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul after a 12-hour-long deadly siege. Over 150 guests were rescued in the operation.

Baby Moshe, 26/11 survivor, back in India after nine years

16 Jan 2018

Baby Moshe, 26/11 survivor, back in India after nine years

In 2008, when he was two, Moshe Holtzberg and his parents became one of the targets of the 26/11 attacks.

LeT terrorist behind Red Fort attack arrested after 17 years

11 Jan 2018

LeT terrorist behind Red Fort attack arrested after 17 years

Bilal Ahmed Kawa, a key suspect involved in the December 22, 2000 terror shoot-out at Red Fort, was arrested on Wednesday evening from Delhi airport.

CRPF jawan killed in Pulwama terror attack

31 Dec 2017

CRPF jawan killed in Pulwama terror attack

One jawan was killed and three others injured when terrorists stormed a CRPF training center in J&K's Pulwama.

Ex-Marine arrested for plotting attack in San Francisco during Christmas

23 Dec 2017

Ex-Marine arrested for plotting attack in San Francisco during Christmas

The FBI has arrested a former US Marine for plotting to attack San Francisco during Christmas.

CIA helped Russia foil ISIS terrorist attack on St. Petersburg

18 Dec 2017

CIA helped Russia foil ISIS terrorist attack on St. Petersburg

A major ISIS attack on St. Petersburg's Kazan cathedral was averted thanks to information provided by the CIA to Russian intelligence agencies.

Akayed Ullah: The Bangladeshi who wanted to watch Times-Square burn

12 Dec 2017

Akayed Ullah: The Bangladeshi who wanted to watch Times-Square burn

Akayed Ullah, a 27-year old Bangladeshi man has emerged as a prime suspect in the New York Police Department's investigation into the recent Times Square bombing.