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Brit counter-terrorism scheme to spot young extremists under review

February 18th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18(ANI): A counter-terrorism scheme in the United Kingdom that asks teachers to help spot terrorists of the future and neighbours to spy on one another is reportedly under review.According to ... Read more...

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MI6 warns of “unique” threat from home-grown terrorists: WikiLeaks

February 4th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4(ANI): The MI6 believes that Britain faces a "unique" threat from home-grown terrorists who are not on the intelligence services' "radar", according to classified US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks.In ... Read more...

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MI5 missed implicating 7/7 ringleader despite knowing his terrorist links, inquest told

February 3rd, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3(ANI): The MI5 was unable to identify the ringleader of the July 7, 2005, London bombings, despite having his picture and having seen him associating with other terrorist suspects, the ... Read more...

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UK’s drive of reaching out to Muslims made ‘little progress’: WikiLeaks

December 14th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14(ANI): The United Kingdom made "little progress" in reaching out to Muslim communities despite investing "considerable time and resources" after the 7/7 London bombings in 2005, according to classified US ... Read more...

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7/7 London suicide bomber’s widow remarries secretly

November 22nd, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): The widow of 7/7 bomb ringleader Mohammad Sidique Khan has secretly remarried, and reportedly moved away from the home where the worst terror atrocity in Britain was planned.According ... Read more...

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Lebanese authorities arrest Islamist hate cleric Omar Bakri following life sentence

November 15th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Beirut, Nov 15 (ANI): A radical Islamist preacher Omar Bakri was arrested on Sunday following a violent stand-off with security forces in Lebanon, days after boasting that he would not spend a ... Read more...

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‘Hereafter’ brings back terrible memories for screenwriter Morgan

October 18th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Screenwriter Peter Morgan said that he struggled to write about the London terrorist bombings in the script from Clint Eastwood's new movie 'Hereafter' as it brought back terrible ... Read more...

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Britain losing battle against Islamic extremists, claims French ‘burka ban architect’ MP

October 16th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): French MP Jacques Myard, who is the architect of the burka ban in the country, has said that Britain is 'losing the battle against Islamic extremism' by failing ... Read more...

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EU proposes regulation on chemical access to prevent home-made explosives

September 20th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union (EU) on Monday announced that its Commission has put forward a proposal to limit access to chemicals that can be misused to produce home-made explosives.The ... Read more...

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Amputee cat gets prosthetic legs

June 27th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) In a first-of-its-kind surgery, a cat that had its hind feet severed by a harvester has been given two prosthetic limbs by a British vet. The new custom-made implants, ... Read more...

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Revealing 7/7 attacks details will give future al-Qaeda plotters invaluable weapon: MI5

May 1st, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): British intelligence agency MI5 bosses have warned that future al-Qaeda plotters will get an "invaluable weapon" if they disclosed why they failed to investigate the ringleader of the ... Read more...

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Brit hate preacher Anjem Choudary’s terror network exposed

January 15th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 15 (ANI): Radical Islamic preacher Anjem Choudary's terror network has been exposed, revealing that the fanatic has links with at least 21 terrorists, including a suicide bomber in Israel. ... Read more...

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Radical UK preacher warns of more attacks as Britain bans Islam4UK

January 13th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Hate radical preacher Anjem Choudary has warned that Britain faces more terror outrages after his extremist group was banned on Tuesday.He warned the "covenant of security" which ... Read more...

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Report: Man blows off hands while making explosive devices

October 9th, 2009 - 2:50 am ICT by BNO News
LAKE ELSINORE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A young man in his early twenties blew off both of his hands while making explosive devices at his home in Lake Elsinore, California on ... Read more...

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Hong Kong teenager admits making bomb from internet

September 25th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 25 (DPA) A Hong Kong teenager has admitted to making a bomb which exploded and injured a friend, using instructions on the internet, a court report said Friday. The 14-year-old ... Read more...

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Security threats in India can’t be equated with Pak: ICC

April 24th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 24 (ANI): ICC chairman David Morgan remains "fairly confident" that the World Cup 2011 will still be held on the subcontinent, believing the security threats in India should not be ... Read more...

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US homegrown Somali radicals posing most serious terror threat to America: FBI

March 14th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): The FBI has warned that that the United States is facing its most serious instance of domestic terrorism till now.A second generation of Somali immigrants are ... Read more...

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Moderate Islam needs to condemn jihadism unequivocally (Comment)

February 22nd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
There has been an outpouring of sympathy for India from all over the world after the recent Mumbai carnage just like what the US received after 9/11. In recent years there have ... Read more...

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Al Qaedas plot to murder British MPs uncovered

February 5th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): UK Police has uncovered a terrifying plot by al Qaeda to murder Britsh Members of Parliament.Police were last night urgently probing the plan, hatched on a website ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda militant behind 7/7 London attacks arrested in Pakistan

January 22nd, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 21 (ANI): Pakistani security forces have arrested seven militants during a raid on a militant hide-out in Peshawar, including a senior al Qaeda operative allegedly involved in the July ... Read more...

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`Blitz Spirit” behind fall in suicide rates in UK following 9/11, 7/7 terror strikes

January 6th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.6 (ANI): There has been a drop in suicide rates in Britain to the tune of 40 percent in the aftermath of terror attacks such as 9/11 and 7/7, scientists ... Read more...

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Mohali Test on, ECB gives green signal (Lead)

December 10th, 2008 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Dec 10 (IANS) The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Wednesday evening formally gave its clearance for the second Test against India at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here ... 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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Mundhra’s censor troubles continue, but he’s not complaining

October 18th, 2008 - 8:43 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 18 (IANS) Most of director Jagmohan Mundhra's films have faced censorship problems and his latest "Shoot On Sight" is no exception. An "inflammatory remark" on Kashmir has been beeped out, ... Read more...

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Hate preacher Bakris pole dancing daughter has disowned him

October 13th, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.13 (ANI): The pole-dancing daughter of Muslim hate preacher Omar Bakri has slammed her dads extremist views. Single mum Yasmin Fostok said that she does not care what Bakri thinks of ... 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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Naseer replaces Amitabh in ‘Maharathi’

September 23rd, 2008 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) After Jagmohan Mundhra's "Shoot On Sight", thespian Naseeruddin Shah has once again replaced Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan in the comic thriller "Maharathi", a film inspired by a hit ... Read more...

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Jagmohan Mundra’s ‘Shoot On Sight’ banned in Pakistan

September 22nd, 2008 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Jagmohan Mundra's latest movie "Shoot On Sight" has been banned in Pakistan, according a press release issued by Mundra's publicity department Monday evening.The Pakistan's Censor Board has taken ... Read more...

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Labour leader renews calls for ban of new Islamic group

September 20th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.20 (ANI): A leader of Britains ruling Labour Party has renewed calls for a ban on a new radical Islamic organization -- Al Muhajiroun in the wake of media reports ... Read more...

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Jagmohan Mundhra’s ‘Shoot On Sight’ in trouble

September 4th, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) London-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra, who has made biopics like "Provoked" in the past, has now been accused of distorting facts in his "Shoot On Sight", which is ... Read more...

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UK’’s 7/ 7 bomb plot trial collapses

August 2nd, 2008 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug.2 (ANI): Over three years after three men were accused of helping bombers plan a terror attack on July 7, 2005, the trial has collapsed with the jury failing to ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia defends decision to tour India

July 29th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, July 29 (IANS) As concerns of players' safety take centrestage, Cricket Australia has denied it would be hypocritical to tour India in October despite the recent bomb blasts in ... Read more...

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Jagmohan Mundhra’s ‘Shoot on Sight’ premieres in India

July 13th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) "Shoot on Sight", a thriller about the London bombings made by Britain-based Indian filmmaker Jagmohan Mundhra, was screened for the first time in India at ... Read more...

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Muslims feel like Jews of Europe in UK

July 4th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 4 (ANI): Shahid Malik, the first Muslim minister in any British government, has said that the plight of his community in Britain was such that many felt targeted ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda facing alienation from fellow jihadists, claims US expert

June 9th, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
New York , June 9 (ANI): Al Qaeda is said to have lately started attracting alienation from fellow jihadists because of its brutal campaign in Iraq , as most of its ... Read more...

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