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Five held in US for plotting to blow up bridge

May 1st, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Five suspects have been arrested by the FBI for allegedly plotting to blow up a bridge in Ohio state, media reports said Tuesday.The arrests were, however, ... Read more...

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New York synagogues bomb plotters get 25 years in prison

June 30th, 2011 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 30 (IANS) Three men convicted of plotting to blow up synagogues here and shoot down military planes were Wednesday sentenced to 25 years in prison, Xinhua reported.James ... Read more...

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Alleged Texas jihad plot underscores lone wolf terrorist threat inside US

February 26th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.26 (ANI): American counter-terrorism officials seem to be now more concerned about the emergence of a lone wolf scenario - terrorists working to hit prescribed targets in an individual capacity, and ... Read more...

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Oregon Muslims fear spate of revenge attacks

November 29th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Corvallis (Oregon, US), Nov.29 (ANI): Muslims in Oregon are fearing a spate of revenge attacks on the community after a mosque used by the Christmas tree bomb suspect was set ablaze.The attack ... Read more...

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Joran Van Der Sloot Confesses To Killing Hollway And Flores

June 11th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Joran van der Sloot, the murder accused of Stephany Flores of Peru and Natalie Holloway in Aruba, has finally confessed to his crime. He has also informed the police about ... Read more...

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American Chandrayaan scientist to remain in jail

October 21st, 2009 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) An American scientist credited with helping find water on the Moon on India's Chandrayaan mission has been ordered to remain in jail on a charge of spying for ... Read more...

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FBI warns of Mumbai-type terror attacks on US cities

February 24th, 2009 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) Extremists "with large agendas and little money can use rudimentary weapons" to sow terror, raising the spectre that the Mumbai attacks could embolden terrorists seeking to attack US ... Read more...

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