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Jihadists flood web with anti-British messages


August 11th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS/AKI) Jihadists have flooded internet with anti-British messages inciting rioters to take further action, US-based terrorist tracking group SITE Intelligence has said.Postings on jihadist websites have ... Read more...

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America to blame for trust deficit with Pakistan: Musharraf (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


June 9th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Blaming "a strategic shift of US policy towards India" for an "acute deficit of trust" between Washington and Islamabad, former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has ... Read more...

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US policy to blame for trust deficit with India: Musharraf


June 9th, 2011 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Blaming "a strategic shift of US policy towards India" for an "acute deficit of trust" between them, former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has suggested open ... Read more...

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Kashmir terror outfit Hizbul Mujahedeen behind sheltering Osama in Abbottabad?


May 4th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 4(ANI): There are indications emerging that Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was sheltered at the luxury compound in Abbottabad by Hizbul Mujahedeen- one of the militant groups that has ... Read more...

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Osama bin Laden: billionaire heir who founded a terror empire (Profile)


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) From billionaire heir to the world's most wanted fugitive, Osama bin Laden was the poster boy of radical terrorism who masterminded some of the most ... Read more...

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Ex-GITMO Libyan detainee is now a US ally of sorts


April 25th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Darnah (Libya), Apr. 25 (ANI): For over five years, Abu Sufian Ibrahim Ahmed Hamuda bin Qumu was a prisoner at the Guantánamo Bay prison, judged "a probable member of Al Qaeda". Now, ... Read more...

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New Al- Quaeda magazine offers beauty tips mixed with bombing advice


March 14th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Mar.14 (ANI): Al-Qaeda has launched a women's magazine Al Shamikha (meaning the majestic woman), which mixes tips on skin care with articles on 'marrying a mujahedeen' and carrying out suicide attacks. ... Read more...

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One protester dies in Iran clashes, opposition leader detained (Second Lead)


February 15th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) One person was killed and many were wounded in fierce protests in Iran, police said. Lawmakers Tuesday condemned the anti-government demonstrations, while opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi was ... Read more...

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One killed in Tehran protest


February 15th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 15 (IANS) One person was killed and many were wounded in protests in the Iranian capital, police said Tuesday.The man was a bystander and was shot by "Monafeghin", or the ... Read more...

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Bush-era officials urge Obama to strike off Iran opposition group from terror list


December 18th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Several Bush-era officials have urged the Obama administration to strike off an Iranian opposition group from its terror blacklist, and support the regime change in Iran.Former ... Read more...

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Ex- ISI chief Gul claims US making him a scapegoat for Afghan-war defeat


December 1st, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 1 (ANI): Former chief of the Pakistan spy agency ISI, Hamid Gul, has been accused in several of the leaked documents, posted by whistle-blower website WikiLeaks, of regularly ... Read more...

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West responsible for making Pak breeding ground for international terrorism: Musharraf


October 5th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Oct 5 (ANI): Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has blamed the West for having made Pakistan the breeding ground for international terrorism.In an interview to der Spiegel, Musharraf said that ... Read more...

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‘Iran building secret underground nuclear plant’


September 10th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Iran has been secretly building a vast underground nuclear plant 200 metres deep inside a desert mountain ridge in east of Tehran, in violation of the UN sanction ... Read more...

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Dissident group accuses Iran of secretly constructing underground nuke site


September 10th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): A dissident group, the People's Mujahedeen of Iran, that had previously revealed the existence of several hidden nuclear sites in the country, has claimed that Iran is secretly ... Read more...

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Pak acknowledges failed Times Square bomber met Taliban chief


July 26th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 26(ANI): Pakistan has acknowledged that Pakistani-American, Faisal Shahzad, who pleaded guilty to a New York bomb plot, had met Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakimullah Mehsud.Shahzad last month pleaded guilty ... Read more...

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Failed Times Square bomber seen hugging TTP chief Hakeemullah in latest video


July 23rd, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Confessed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad had met the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Hakimullah Mehsud, a new video has revealed.The latest video has come just days after ... Read more...

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Times Square bomber talked of martyrdom, but couldn’t walk the talk


July 15th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 15 (ANI): Failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad talked of martyrdom, but couldn't walk the talk. He turned out to be a wimp.According to ABC, in the 40-minute ... Read more...

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India-born sentenced in US terrorism case


July 13th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (IANS) An Ohio court has sentenced two American cousins, one born in India and the other in Chicago, to prison terms for supporting terrorists in a plot to attack ... Read more...

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Is it really Al Qaeda’s English magazine?


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 2 (IANS) An online magazine bearing the signature of the Al Qaeda has surfaced on the internet, but media reports doubted the authenticity of the publication attributed to the ... Read more...

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Zawahiri praises Al Qaeda leaders killed in Iraq (Lead)


May 25th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 25 (DPA) Al Qaeda's second-in-command, Ayman al-Zawahiri, praised two senior affiliates killed in a military operation in Iraq and urged the country's militants to rally behind their cause, according to ... Read more...

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Zawahiri praises Al Qaeda leaders killed in Iraq


May 25th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 25 (DPA) Al Qaeda's second-in-command, Ayman al-Zawahiri, praised two senior affiliates killed in a military operation in Iraq and urged the country's militants to rally behind their cause, according to ... Read more...

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Kashmiri militancy fathered in Pakistan: Musharraf


February 26th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.26 (ANI): Former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf has admitted that militancy in Kashmir was actually fathered in Pakistan way back in 1989 and the process of fanning insurgency in ... Read more...

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Killing unarmed citizens is no jihad, says Qazi Hussain Ahmed


February 10th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.10 (ANI): Former Jamait-e-Islami chief and founder of the Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (United Council of Action ) Qazi Hussain Ahmed has said killing of innocent non-combatant citizens is not jihad. ... Read more...

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Jordanian Taliban commander killed in US drone attack: SITE


January 12th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Jan 12(ANI): SITE, a US-based terrorist tracking organization, has said that Jordanian Taliban commander Mahmud Mahdi Zeidan was killed in a US drone attack in Waziristan.According to a SITE report, ... Read more...

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BSF trooper, wife killed in Jammu and Kashmir


November 8th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 8 (IANS) A group of militants early Sunday shot dead their former colleague who had joined the Border Security Force (BSF) as well as his wife in Rajouri district of ... Read more...

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Obama’s words are illusions: Al Qaeda


August 4th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by IBNS
Washington. Aug 4 (IBNS) Al Qaeda's second-in-command has accused President Obama of supporting a Palestinian state that would do the bidding of Israel. He also said that the US Prez’s words are ... Read more...

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Taliban in PR mode with ‘field manual’


July 30th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (IANS) The Taliban in Afghanistan has launched a public relations exercise to win the hearts of people by circulating among them a 'field manual' that calls for efforts ... Read more...

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Zawahiri asks Pakistanis to support insurgents against US ‘crusade’


July 15th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 15 (ANI): In an apparent bid to garner the support of people against the US,Al-Qaeda has asked Pakistani civilians to help insurgents in their battle against the US-led 'crusade'.In a ... Read more...

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Lashkar’s Gulf based terror cells planning attack on India: Report


July 7th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Virginia (US), July 7 (ANI): The threat perception on vital installations in three coastal states Gujarat, Maharashtra and Goa has been increased manifold following intelligence reports of the banned Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) channelising ... Read more...

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US attacks Talibani leader Mehsud’’s territory


March 4th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar (Pakistan), Mar 4 (ANI): The US has started launching unmanned aircraft attacks on Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud in order to nuetralise a Taliban spring offensive against US forces in ... Read more...

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Iranians protest EU move to take out group from terror list


January 28th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 28 (IANS) A large group of people, including students, held a rally in front of the British Embassy here Wednesday to protest against a decision by the European Union to ... Read more...

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Mumbai attacks suggest disturbing alliances,says expert


December 6th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.6 (ANI): The nature of the recent attacks in Mumbai suggests collaboration between internal dissidents and foreign intelligence agencies, says a University of Indianapolis international relations specialist. Unlike previous attacks ... Read more...

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Stranded Australian officials said to be safe in terror-hit Mumbai


November 27th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney/Mumbai, Nov.27 (ANI): Six members of the New South Wales (NSW) Department of State and Regional Development remain unaccounted for in Mumbai, where terrorists struck late on Wednesday, killing over a ... Read more...

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Gunmen in Jammu and Kashmir kidnap shopkeeper, then kill him


November 25th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 25 (IANS) A shopkeeper was shot dead by suspected militants who had kidnapped him from his home in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, police said Tuesday. Farid Ahmad was abducted ... Read more...

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Pastun tribesmen vow to fight back all invaders till death


September 27th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Raghagan (Pak), Sept 27 (ANI): Members of the Pashtun tribe in Pakistan s tribal areas have given stern warnings to the US forces that they should desist from incursions on Pakistani ... Read more...

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