extremist movement

Egypt court sentences 14 Islamists to death

August 15th, 2012 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Aug 15 (IANS) A criminal court in Egypt has sentenced 14 Islamists -- members of the Tawhid and Jihad movement -- to death, after convicting them of attacking a ... Read more...

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Ottawa fears ‘extremists’ will rise from Egypt’s protest movement

February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa (Canada), Feb.2 (ANI): The Stephen Harper government in Canada has expressed concern about ongoing developments in Egypt, and about what might come next, and whether it will lead to democratic reform ... Read more...

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New leads spell fresh hope for Kanishka victims

June 20th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, June 20 (IANS) With 20 Canadian investigators still actively pursuing leads in the Air India Kanishka bombing case, the victim families have not abandoned their hope to see the ... Read more...

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Kanu Sanyal, soldier of Naxalbari, dead — old foes mourn (Lead)

March 23rd, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri (West Bengal), March 23 (IANS) Kanu Sanyal, who spearheaded the Naxalbari uprising in 1967 giving birth to a Maoist movement that now threatens the Indian state, was Tuesday found hanging in ... Read more...

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Pak set-up 26 new military check-post along Afghan border to check Taliban crossover

February 21st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.21 (ANI): Pakistan has set-up 26 new military check-post in Balochistan along the Afghanistan border to check infiltration of Taliban and other extremists in the wake of the ongoing 'Operation ... Read more...

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Visuals of top Maoist leader create flutter in Andhra Pradesh

October 24th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 24 (IANS) Television channels Saturday aired footage of India's top Maoist leader Ganapati, creating a flutter in his native Andhra Pradesh. All the Telugu news channels showed visuals of Communist Party ... Read more...

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Chidambaram invites Naxalites for talk, after abjuring violence

October 6th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 6 (ANI): Union Home Minister P Chidambaram has said that the Government has made it clear that it does not view the confrontation with the Naxalites as a war against ... Read more...

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3000 former naxalites to join Chiranjeevi’’s party

February 22nd, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Feb 22 (ANI): Around 3000 former naxalites will join the newly formed party Prajarajyam on February 24 in Hyderabad. The maoists will formally join the party in the presence of Prajarajyam ... Read more...

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Hate preacher Bakri on run after imparting training to al Qaeda

January 3rd, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): Radical Islamist preacher Omar Bakri, who has been banned from Britain, is on run after Lebanese authorities issued an arrest warrant against him for giving weapons training ... Read more...

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