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20 years after militancy, bureaucrats keep Chandigarh ‘disturbed’ (Letter from Chandigarh)


August 30th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 30 (IANS) The threat of militancy ended years ago but Chandigarh continues to be tagged a 'disturbed area' -- thanks to the bureaucracy that wants it to be ... Read more...

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RDX seized in Kashmir


August 23rd, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 23 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir Police said they had foiled a major terrorist plot with the recovery of 16 kg of RDX from a suspected militant-hideout in ... Read more...

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PM condemns Mumbai blasts, calls for calm and unity


July 14th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday strongly condemned the serial blasts in Mumbai Wednesday evening and urged the people of that city to remain calm ... Read more...

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Osama death: Al-Qaeda down but not out, says former Oz foreign minister


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 2 (ANI): Former Australian foreign minister Alexander Downer has said that while Al-Qaeda is down, it is not completely out following the death of terror mastermind Osama Bin Laden. ... Read more...

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Get ready to experience ‘enhanced pat downs’ at the airports


November 1st, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the threat of another major terror attack looms for the world, security agencies are taking more steps to ensure that they stay ahead of the ... Read more...

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Death toll in FATA suicide attack reaches 49, 75 injured


July 9th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, July 9 (ANI): The death toll in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas' Mohmand Agency suicide attack has reached 49, including four security personnel.Over 75 people have been injured in the attack.According ... Read more...

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15 killed, dozens injured in FATA suicide attack


July 9th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, July 9 (ANI): At least 15 people were killed and dozens others wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside the office of a senior government official in the Federally ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Taliban planning massive strike in Peshawar, warns Khyber Pakhtunkhwa minister


June 28th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 28 (ANI): The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) is reorganising itself around Peshawar and planning a major terror strike on the provincial capital, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Information Minister Mian Iftikhar Hussain ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Karachi police arrests Taliban commanders planning attack on city


June 12th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jun.12 (ANI): The Karachi police has claimed arresting two Taliban extremists, who were said to be planning a major terror strike in the country's financial capital.The arrests were made from ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Yet again, Pak court acquits men accused of terror attacks for lack of evidence


May 14th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 14 (ANI): In a decision that raises serious questions over the Pakistan government's ability to investigate and solve cases concerning major terror attacks, a Rawalpindi anti-terrorism court has acquitted nine ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pune terror probe on right track, says Chidambaram


March 2nd, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidamabaram Tuesday said that the Pune terror investigation was on the "right track" and there was no question of handing the probe to the ... Read more...

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Punjab police arrests two Khalistan Liberations Front members


February 21st, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Patiala, Feb 21 (ANI): Patiala police on Sunday nabbed two terrorists belonging to the Khalistan Liberations Front.The two were arrested with eight kilograms of explosives. Around 40 rods of gelatin and two ... Read more...

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Major terror strikes in Maharashtra


February 13th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Maharasthra is no stranger to terror attacks. Major terror incidents in the past: Nov 11, 2008: 166 people were killed and 200 injured when Pakistani terrorists attacked ... Read more...

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CIA denies US terror- suspect David Coleman Headley was its agent


December 17th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) on Thursday has rebuffed all reports claiming Pakistani-origin US national David Coleman Headley; accused in the 26/11 terror attacks of being a CIA ... Read more...

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NIA asks Rahul Bhatt not to leave Mumbai


November 16th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 16 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday asked Rahul Bhatt, son of film director Mahesh Bhatt not to leave Mumbai, as a restrictive order.The NIA has also ... Read more...

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Headly wanted to rent flat in Mumbai: Property dealer


November 13th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov. 13 (ANI): A Mumbai-based property dealer has revealed that Lashkar operative David Coleman Headley had approached him for a flat in the city, but he declined to deal with him ... Read more...

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Karachi police claims recovering Indian arms from Lashkar-e-Jhangvi operatives


October 29th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct.29 (ANI):Karachi police has claimed to have recovered Indian made arms and ammunitions from the five Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) operatives, who were nabbed during a raid conducted by the CID.Officials said they ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Women terrorists being trained in Pakistan


July 21st, 2009 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Women terrorists are being trained in Pakistan and Pakistan-administered Kashmir for anti-India activities, parliament was told Tuesday. Minister of State for Home Affairs Ajay Maken told the Lok ... Read more...

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Four NSG hubs to be operational by June 30


June 16th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): NSG director general N P S Aulakh on Tuesday said the four NSG hubs announced in the aftermath of the Mumbai terror strikes last year will be ... Read more...

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Top Lashker commander killed in Kashmir


February 15th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, Feb 15 (IANS) A top Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) commander, suspected to be involved in the Jan 1 attack on a paramilitary camp in Uttar Pradesh, was killed Friday in Jammu and Kashmir's ... Read more...

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