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The Wanted rescue fan who fainted


July 10th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) The Wanted band members Nathan Sykes and Tom Parker came to the rescue of a female fan who fainted out of excitement and suffered a seizure.The ... Read more...

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Duchess’ missing jewellery worth $156,000 sold for peanuts


June 18th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS) A Scottish Duchess is still finding it difficult to believe that her jewellery worth 100,000 pounds which she misplaced six years ago at the Glasgow Airport ... Read more...

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Britain’s terror threat level reduced


July 12th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) The terror threat level in Britain has now been reduced following the death of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, officials said.The risk of a terrorist ... Read more...

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Glasgow airport evacuated after suspicious package found


November 4th, 2010 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Parts of Scotland's Glasgow airport were evacuated after a suspicious package was found, a media report said.According to the Daily Telegraph, bomb disposal squads were called to ... Read more...

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New York police said Times Square car bomb ’similar’ to one used in Glasgow raid


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 3 (ANI): New York investigators are reviewing similarities between the failed bomb attack in Times Square this weekend and the 2007 attempted suicide bombing on Glasgow airport.According to The ... Read more...

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Scotland’s ‘freed’ terror-suspect claims being victim of racism


February 11th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh (Scotland), Feb 11(ANI): Mohammed Atif Siddique, the man once branded Scotland's first Islamist terrorist, has claimed to have been a victim of racism.Siddique was freed on Tuesday after serving four years ... Read more...

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Lockerbie bomber wore body armour during release from jail


December 2nd, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 2 (ANI): Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed alMegrahi wore a protective body armour beneath his white shell suit as he was being taken from a Scotland prison to Glasgow airport ... Read more...

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Huge crowd greets Lockerbie bomber in Libya (Lead)


August 21st, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Aug 21 (DPA) The Libyan man convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing in which 270 people were killed arrived in Tripoli Thursday night after being freed by a Scottish justice ... Read more...

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British terrorism threat level is reduced to ’substantial’


July 20th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (DPA) The terrorism threat level in Britain was Monday reduced to "substantial" after being at "severe" since 2007, the Home Office said. The "substantial" level was still high, meaning a ... Read more...

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Doctor cleared of British terror plot, free to return to work for NHS


January 17th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Neurosurgeon Mohammed Asha, who was acquitted of any link to the London and Glasgow car bomb attacks, has been granted bail and is free to return to ... Read more...

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Glasgow terror attack police to be honoured


January 9th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 9 (IANS) Scottish police are to honour officers who helped thwart the Glasgow airport bomb attack led by Indian engineer Kafil Ahmed two years ago, the head of the region's ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda posts three-suicide bombers videos on Youtube


December 26th, 2008 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 26 (ANI): A sick video of three suicide bombings has been posted on YouTube by al-Qaeda.Terror experts say the film is a twisted tribute to the assassins and ... Read more...

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Haneef has no grudges, may even return to live in Australia


December 24th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 24 (ANI): Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef, who was wrongly dubbed as terror suspect, has said that he holds no grudges against Australia and may even return to live ... Read more...

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I’m a pacifist, says surgeon cleared in Glasgow bombings


December 23rd, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) A brain surgeon cleared of plotting terror attacks in London and Glasgow last year says he is a pacifist and was duped by his extremist friends.Neurologist Mohammed Asha, ... Read more...

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Wrongly implicated Haneef awaits results of inquiry against Oz authorities.


December 21st, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef, who was wrongly implicated by the Australian Federal Police, is eagerly awaiting the results of an inquiry into his handling by Australian ... Read more...

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Glasgow bomber Bilal Abdulla jailed for 32 years (Lead)


December 17th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Iraqi doctor Bilal Abdulla, who along with an India-born accomplice staged the Glasgow airport bombings in 2007, was Wednesday sentenced to a 32-year prison term.The second accused in ... Read more...

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Glasgow bomber gets 32-year jail term


December 17th, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Iraqi doctor Bilal Abdulla, who along with an Indian-born accomplice staged the Glasgow airport bombings in 2007, has been jailed for 32 years.A jury at Woolwich Crown Court ... Read more...

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Iraqi doctor found guilty of failed UK bombings


December 17th, 2008 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 16 (DPA) An Iraqi doctor was Tuesday convicted of plotting to kill hundreds of innocent people in Al Qaeda-inspired car bomb attacks in London and Glasgow in 2007.A jury at ... Read more...

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Client too studious to be terrorist: Glasgow terror attack lawyer


December 4th, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A Jordanian neurologist who participated in a failed bomb attack on Glasgow airport led by Indian engineering student Kafil Ahmed was too studious to have been a terrorist, ... Read more...

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Glasgow bomber Abdulla admits he is a terrorist as per English law


November 18th, 2008 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Bilal Abdulla, an Iraqi doctor, accused of attempted car bombings in London and at Glasgow Airport has admitted that according to English law he is a terrorist. ... Read more...

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Indian-born Kafeel alone behind Glasgow bombing: co-accused tells court


November 18th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) The sole survivor of last year's Glasgow airport bombing attempt claims he had no role in the conspiracy and has blamed it entirely on Indian-born Kafeel Ahmed, who ... Read more...

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Glasgow bombing accused admits to planning blast in London


November 13th, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) One of the accused in the Glasgow airport bombing case has admitted in a London court to unsuccessfully plotting to set two cars on fire in the British ... Read more...

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Blame game over Dr Haneef terrorism case breaks out Down Under


October 24th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney , Oct 24 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police (AFP) have reportedly passed the obligation of charging Dr Mohamed Haneef with terrorism on to the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP).In ... Read more...

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Hero of Glasgow airport attack wakes from coma


October 22nd, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) A former baggage handler hailed for his efforts to foil last year's Glasgow airport bombing led by Indian-born terrorist Kafeel Ahmed has woken from a two-week coma, his ... Read more...

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Oz Police knew they lacked evidence before Dr Haneef was charged for terror


October 16th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney , Oct 16 (ANI): The legal team representing Dr Mohamed Haneef of Indian origin, who was arrested on terror charges but subsequently released, has obtained documents under Freedom of Information ... Read more...

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Cool, lol, smiley faces - the language of terrorist


October 15th, 2008 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) A London court has been hearing how two suspected terrorists messaged each other on the internet, employing the chatty and informal language of teenagers while planning deadly attacks ... Read more...

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‘Kafeel kicked, punched bystanders in failed Glasgow attack’ (Lead)


October 14th, 2008 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 14 (IANS) Indian-born engineering student Kafeel Ahmed fought off bystanders who attempted to put out a fire in a failed terror attack on Glasgow airport last year, according to prosecutors ... Read more...

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New CCTV footage of Glasgow bombing released


October 14th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 14 (IANS) Officials have released new footage from CCTV cameras taken at the moment two suspected terrorists, including India-born Kafeel Ahmed, drove a burning car bomb into Glasgow airport on ... Read more...

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London terror-suspect Kafeel Ahmed used tourist rickshaw to escape


October 11th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.11 (ANI): The two alleged terrorists Bilal Abdulla and Kafeel Ahmed - who left car bombs near a busy London nightclub, used tourist rickshaws to escape the scene in an ... Read more...

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Glasgow suicide bomber left will vowing to avenge Muslim killings to Osama


October 11th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): The court hearing the Glasgow Airport car bomb case was told yesterday that the terrorist who led the mission had left a will addressed to Al Qaeda ... Read more...

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‘Kafeel Ahmed fled car bomb in cycle rickshaw’


October 11th, 2008 - 9:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 11 (IANS) Kafeel Ahmed, the Indian-born terrorist who died of burn injuries from a failed suicide attack last year, escaped an earlier scene of planned bombing in a rickshaw, prosecutors ... Read more...

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Luck saved travelers from June 2007 terror strike at Glasgow Airport


October 10th, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct.10 (ANI): Luck played a huge and significant role in saving hundreds of travellers at Glasgow Airport in June 2007 from an attempted terror strike by Indian-born medics Dr. Bilal ... Read more...

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Jurors trying doctors in Kafeel Ahmed case warned against prejudice


October 9th, 2008 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Two doctors from the Middle East who participated in Indian-born terrorist Kafeel Ahmed's plot to bomb targets in Britain wanted to commit “indiscriminate and wholesale” murder, a London ... Read more...

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Terror threat in UK ”approaching critical” status


October 3rd, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.3 (ANI): British security officials have warned that the terrorist threat in Britain is approaching critical status. The threat level is at the "severe end of severe" according to sources, who ... Read more...

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Hundreds of passengers stranded, Zoom Airlines shut down


August 29th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
The low-fare transatlantic airline Zoom canceled all flights and left hundreds of passengers stranded on Thursday night after it was forced into administration. The airline claimed to have financial trouble plus the ... Read more...

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