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Terrorists attack Pakistan Stock Exchange Building in Karachi, casualties feared

29 Jun 2020

Terrorists attack Pakistan Stock Exchange Building in Karachi, casualties feared

In a gruesome incident, armed terrorists attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange Building in Karachi on Monday, after which a gun battle ensued between them and police personnel.

J&K: Another terrorist attack in Handwara; 3 CRPF jawans martyred

04 May 2020

J&K: Another terrorist attack in Handwara; 3 CRPF jawans martyred

At least three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans have been killed and seven others injured in a terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara on Monday.

J&K: 3 CRPF jawans killed, 3 injured in terrorist attack

18 Apr 2020

J&K: 3 CRPF jawans killed, 3 injured in terrorist attack

Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans were killed and another three injured in a terrorist attack on Saturday in the Sopore area of Jammu & Kashmir's Baramulla district.

Srinagar grenade attack: 2 CRPF jawans among 4 injured

02 Feb 2020

Srinagar grenade attack: 2 CRPF jawans among 4 injured

Four people, including two security personnel, were injured in a grenade attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar on Sunday, the police said.

Army warns of possible terror attack, Kerala on high alert

09 Sep 2019

Army warns of possible terror attack, Kerala on high alert

Kerala Police issued a high alert across the state on Monday amid reports of a possible terror attack.

J&K: Terrorists lob grenade at Pulwama police station; 3 critical

18 Jun 2019

J&K: Terrorists lob grenade at Pulwama police station; 3 critical

At least 10 people have been injured in a grenade attack by terrorists on a police station in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama.

2005 Ayodhya terror attack: Four terrorists get life imprisonment

18 Jun 2019

2005 Ayodhya terror attack: Four terrorists get life imprisonment

A special court in Prayagraj announced its verdict in the 2005 Ayodhya terror attack case, sentencing four accused to life imprisonment on Tuesday. One other accused has been acquitted by the court.

J&K: 5 CRPF soldiers killed, 2 injured in terrorist attack

12 Jun 2019

J&K: 5 CRPF soldiers killed, 2 injured in terrorist attack

Five CRPF soldiers lost their lives and two others were injured when terrorists opened fire at a CRPF and police patrol team in Jammu & Kashmir's Anantnag on Wednesday.

Terror camps in PoK shut down fearing retaliation from India

10 Jun 2019

Terror camps in PoK shut down fearing retaliation from India

In the past few months, Pakistan has shut down terror camps in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) near the LoC, fearing retaliation from India after the Indian Air Force's Balakot airstrike.

Pakistan: Heavily-armed terrorists attack five-star hotel in Balochistan's Gwadar

11 May 2019

Pakistan: Heavily-armed terrorists attack five-star hotel in Balochistan's Gwadar

Heavily armed terrorists have reportedly stormed a five-star hotel in the port city of Gwadar in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province.

Well-educated, privileged: What we know about Sri Lanka attacks' terrorists

24 Apr 2019

Well-educated, privileged: What we know about Sri Lanka attacks' terrorists

On Easter Sunday, Sri Lanka was hit by a dastardly terror attack wherein eight bombs went off in various areas in and around the capital Colombo. The death toll has surged to 359 and over 500 are injured.

#SriLankaBlasts: Three Indians among those killed, says Sushma Swaraj

21 Apr 2019

#SriLankaBlasts: Three Indians among those killed, says Sushma Swaraj

Three Indian nationals were among those killed in the bomb blasts in Sri Lanka today, said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

Eighth blast reported in Sri Lanka, toll reaches 160

21 Apr 2019

Eighth blast reported in Sri Lanka, toll reaches 160

Hours after near-simultaneous explosions devastated three churches and three high-end hotels in Sri Lanka, two other blasts were reported in the country.

NIA identifies owner of vehicle used in #PulwamaTerrorAttack: Details here

25 Feb 2019

NIA identifies owner of vehicle used in #PulwamaTerrorAttack: Details here

With the help of forensic experts and automobile specialists, National Investigation Agency (NIA) investigators probing the Pulwama attack have identified the vehicle used to carry out the attack.

#PulwamaAftermath: India to stop share of water flowing to Pakistan

21 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAftermath: India to stop share of water flowing to Pakistan

The Center has decided to stop India's share of water flowing to Pakistan from three Indus rivers, tweeted Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.

How not to fall for #FakeNews in wake of #PulwamaAttack

17 Feb 2019

How not to fall for #FakeNews in wake of #PulwamaAttack

Following the deadly Pulwama terror attack, which claimed the lives of 40 CRPF personnel, several fake news posts are doing the rounds on social media.

#PulwamaAttack: Reliance Foundation to provide education, employment to martyrs' children

16 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: Reliance Foundation to provide education, employment to martyrs' children

Nita Ambani-led Reliance Foundation has offered to provide education and employment to the children of the 40 CRPF personnel martyred in the deadly Pulwama terror attack on 14 February.

J&K: Indian Army Major killed in IED blast near LoC

16 Feb 2019

J&K: Indian Army Major killed in IED blast near LoC

An Indian Army Major has been killed in an IED blast in Jammu & Kashmir's Nowshera near the Line of Control in Rajouri district.

#PulwamaTerrorAttack: PM Modi pays tributes to martyred CRPF personnel

15 Feb 2019

#PulwamaTerrorAttack: PM Modi pays tributes to martyred CRPF personnel

The mortal remains of 40 CRPF personnel who lost their lives in a deadly terror attack in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday have been flown to Delhi.

#PulwamaAttack: AMU student booked for tweeting, 'How's the Jaish'

15 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: AMU student booked for tweeting, 'How's the Jaish'

An FIR has been registered against a student of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for his tweet supporting terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) while the nation mourned for the 40 CRPF jawans who were martyred in the attack in Pulwama.

#PulwamaAttack: Russian President Vladimir Putin condemns attack

15 Feb 2019

#PulwamaAttack: Russian President Vladimir Putin condemns attack

On Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin strongly condemned the attack on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama that led to the massacre of 40 jawans.

Immediately end 'support' to all terrorist groups, US tells Pakistan

15 Feb 2019

Immediately end 'support' to all terrorist groups, US tells Pakistan

The White House asked Pakistan to immediately end "support" and "safe haven" to all terror groups as it strongly condemned the Pulwama terrorist attack.

#PulwamaTerrorAttack: NSG, NIA to assist J&K Police in terror-attack probe

14 Feb 2019

#PulwamaTerrorAttack: NSG, NIA to assist J&K Police in terror-attack probe

Anti-terror force National Security Guard (NSG) experts and National Investigation Agency (NIA) investigators will join the investigation into the deadly terror attack at Awantipora in J&K's Pulwama.

Pak-supported terrorists will continue attacks in India, Afghanistan: US Spymaster

30 Jan 2019

Pak-supported terrorists will continue attacks in India, Afghanistan: US Spymaster

Terrorist groups supported by Pakistan, which uses some terror outfits as "policy tools", will continue to plan and conduct attacks in India and Afghanistan, according to America's top spymaster.

Philippines: Two bombs explode outside Roman Catholic cathedral, kills 19

27 Jan 2019

Philippines: Two bombs explode outside Roman Catholic cathedral, kills 19

Two bombs exploded outside a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim terrorists are active, killing minimum 19 and wounding nearly 50 during a Sunday Mass, officials said.

Navy to conduct defense-exercise to test country's preparedness against attacks

21 Jan 2019

Navy to conduct defense-exercise to test country's preparedness against attacks

The Indian Navy in coordination with the Coast Guard and other stakeholders will conduct a two-day defense exercise along the coastline from tomorrow to test the country's preparedness against any attack through the sea route.

Bomb strikes Colombian Police Academy, kills 10 and injures 65

18 Jan 2019

Bomb strikes Colombian Police Academy, kills 10 and injures 65

A car bomb attack on a police cadet training academy killed 10 people and wounded 65 in Bogota yesterday, making it the worst such incident in the Colombian capital in 16 years.

Imran Khan accuses India of rejecting his peace overtures, again

08 Jan 2019

Imran Khan accuses India of rejecting his peace overtures, again

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has accused India of not responding to his peace overtures and said that any war between two nuclear-armed nations would be suicidal for them.

US confirms death of militant involved in USS Cole bombing

07 Jan 2019

US confirms death of militant involved in USS Cole bombing

A US military spokesman confirmed that an American airstrike killed an al-Qaeda operative accused of involvement in an attack, nearly two decades ago, on the USS Cole that killed 17 sailors.

Army seizes arms, ammunition in Kathua, averts major terror-attack

29 Dec 2018

Army seizes arms, ammunition in Kathua, averts major terror-attack

The Army today said they have averted a major terror attack with the seizure of a huge cache of arms and ammunition in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.

10 arrested in ISIS case sent to 12-day NIA custody

27 Dec 2018

10 arrested in ISIS case sent to 12-day NIA custody

A day after the National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested 10 people belonging to an ISIS-linked cell, the arrested was produced before a Delhi court, on Thursday, amid tight security.

Rocket launcher, bombs recovered from ISIS' new India cell

26 Dec 2018

Rocket launcher, bombs recovered from ISIS' new India cell

After carrying out multiple simultaneous raids across Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, the National Investigation Agency (NIA), on Wednesday, managed to foil a major terror attack that was being planned by a new ISIS-linked group.

Pakistan claims it foiled al-Qaeda attack at Christmas ceremony

26 Dec 2018

Pakistan claims it foiled al-Qaeda attack at Christmas ceremony

Pakistani authorities today claimed to have foiled a terrorist attack at a Christmas ceremony in Punjab province, and arrested four al-Qaeda terrorists.

Pakistan minister vows to protect UN designated terrorist Hafiz Saeed

18 Dec 2018

Pakistan minister vows to protect UN designated terrorist Hafiz Saeed

In an incident that is bound to cause a furore, a Pakistan minister was seen pledging government support to 26/11 mastermind and UN designated terrorist Hafiz Saeed.

Mumbai Police honors 26/11 martyrs through a special tweet

26 Nov 2018

Mumbai Police honors 26/11 martyrs through a special tweet

Ten years ago, a cloud of doom had spread over Mumbai, as 10 members of Lashkar-e-Taiba carried out mass shootings and explosions in the city.

Maharashtra govt has not paid the lawyers who defended Kasab

26 Nov 2018

Maharashtra govt has not paid the lawyers who defended Kasab

The two lawyers who defended Ajmal Kasab in the 26/11 case on the directions of the Bombay High Court have not been paid yet by the Maharashtra government.

Remembering 26/11 Attacks: Here are four heart-rending stories of survivors

26 Nov 2018

Remembering 26/11 Attacks: Here are four heart-rending stories of survivors

November 26, 2008, is one of the saddest days for every Indian.

US strongly condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Pakistan

24 Nov 2018

US strongly condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Pakistan

The US yesterday condemned the two deadly terrorist attacks in Pakistan and said that it will continue to look for opportunities to cooperate with Islamabad to counter regional threats.

Former Mumbai-cop recalls conversation with Kasab, urge to kill him

17 Nov 2018

Former Mumbai-cop recalls conversation with Kasab, urge to kill him

Asif Mulani, who is currently posted with the Maharashtra State Police Housing Corporation (MSPHC), served as a police commando when Mumbai was attacked by terrorists on November 26 in 2008.

Pakistan Army Chief confirms death sentences to 11 'hardcore terrorists'

28 Sep 2018

Pakistan Army Chief confirms death sentences to 11 'hardcore terrorists'

Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa today confirmed the death sentences to 11 "hardcore terrorists", nearly three weeks after he had approved the execution of 13 others.