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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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Three bomb explosions in southern Thailand kill 2


June 24th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by BNO News
NARATHIWAT, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- A series of three bomb explosions in Thailand's restive southern region killed at least two people and injured another 13, officials said Friday. The bomb explosions occurred in ... Read more...

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Car bomb injures 17 in southern Thailand


February 13th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by BNO News
YALA, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- A car bomb exploded Sunday in the troubled southern province of Yala in Thailand injuring 17 people, including three officials, MCOT Online news reported.

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Five Buddhist villagers killed in southern Thailand


February 4th, 2011 - 2:27 am ICT by BNO News
PATTANI, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- Suspected separatist militants early Thursday fired on a Buddhist community in southern Thailand, killing five people and wounding four others, MCOT online news reported.

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Bomb kills 8 people in southern Thailand


January 25th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by BNO News
YALA, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- A bomb explosion killed eight people and wounded two others in the southern province of Yala in Thailand on Tuesday, MCOT online news reported.

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Hindu extremists “bigger threat” to India than Muslim militants: Rahul Gandhi to US


December 17th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Hindu extremist groups could pose a greater threat to India than Muslim militants, Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi told the US ambassador to India, Timothy Roemer, at ... Read more...

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Pakistan asks Obama to intervene in Kashmir


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) Pakistan Friday again dropped the 'K' bomb asking US President Barack Obama to intervene in the Kashmir dispute during his November visit to India."President Obama ... Read more...

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‘Free Kashmir’ will not ban liquor consumption: Geelani


October 21st, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Kashmiri hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani Thursday said he would allow the sale of liquor in an "independent" Jammu and Kashmir so that the minorities ... Read more...

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French Muslims feeling targeted over 26/11 Mumbai-style attack threat in Europe


October 9th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Oct 9(ANI): Many Muslims in France have said that they feel increasingly targeted amid growing concerns of 26/11 Mumbai-style attacks in Europe."Look at what is happening now. There is a security ... Read more...

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UK Home Secretary urged to maintain tough attitude towards militants


June 20th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): British Home Secretary Theresa May has been urged to maintain a tough attitude towards Muslim militants and clamp down on provocative demonstrations at Army homecoming parades.The Daily Express ... Read more...

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Nigerian army on alert after sectarian massacre


March 8th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Abuja, March 8 (DPA) The Nigerian army was on alert Monday after Muslim herdsmen raided a Christian village near the restive city of Jos, hacking to death over 200 people. Witnesses in the ... Read more...

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11 killed in militant attack in Philippines (Lead)


February 27th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Zamboanga City (The Philippines), Feb 27 (DPA) At least 11 people including 10 civilians were killed and several injured Saturday when Muslim militants attacked a village in southern Philippines, a provincial police ... Read more...

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Militants kill 13 in Philippines


February 27th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Zamboanga City (The Philippines) Feb 27 (DPA) Thirteen people were killed and several injured Saturday when Muslim militants attacked a village in southern Philippines, a provincial police chief said. About 70 Muslim Abu ... Read more...

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Jihadi culture on the rise in Pakistan (Part-I)


December 24th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Dr Shabir ChoudhryLondon: Despite 'war on terrorism' and Pakistan's war against Taliban and massive propaganda against Muslim militants 'Jihadi culture' is on rise not only in FATA but in ... Read more...

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Bomb injures 28 in southern Thailand provincial capital


October 19th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Pattani (Thailand), Oct 19 (DPA) An explosion Monday at a crowded morning market in Yala City of southern Thailand injured 28 people, two of them critically, army officials said. The bomb, planted inside ... Read more...

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Two BSF troopers injured in Pakistani firing


September 18th, 2009 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 18 (IANS) Two Border Security Force (BSF) men were injured in firing by Pakistani troops that continued Friday, military sources said. The first burst of firing took place Thursday evening ... Read more...

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Philippine rebels free Red Cross worker after 25 weeks


July 12th, 2009 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Geneva/Manila, July 12 (DPA) An Italian humanitarian aid worker for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was freed Saturday, 25 weeks after he was kidnapped by Muslim militants in the ... Read more...

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Police crack down on Muslim rebels in Sri Lanka


July 5th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 5 (DPA) Police launched a crackdown on Muslim militants in eastern Sri Lanka when a deadline to surrender illegal weapons ended, a police spokesman said Sunday. The grace period to surrender ... Read more...

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Militants behead hostage in Philippines


May 18th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 18 (DPA) Muslim militants beheaded a 61-year-old farmer they abducted in the southern Philippines last month, a military spokesman said Monday. The severed head of Doroteo Gonzales was found Sunday in ... Read more...

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Dhaka could be next stop for foreign troops: Islamist leader


May 10th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 10 (IANS) After Afghanistan and Iraq, Bangladesh could be the next destination of "foreign troops" engaged in battling Muslim militants, an Islamist leader has warned here. The charge by Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Freed Swiss Red Cross hostage leaves for Switzerland


April 21st, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, April 21 (DPA) Former Swiss Red Cross hostage Andreas Notter headed home Tuesday, four days after he walked free from Muslim militants who held him captive for more than three months ... Read more...

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Emergency declared as beheading deadline up in Philippines


March 31st, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, March 31 (DPA) The Philippines imposed emergency rule on a southern island where Muslim militants said they would behead one of three abducted Red Cross workers Tuesday, ignoring last-minute pleas from ... Read more...

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Not enough American troops to make a difference in Afghanistan: Mullen


January 29th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.29 (ANI): The Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Mullen, has categorically said that there arent enough American troops to make a difference to the allied offensive ... Read more...

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21 wounded in southern Philippines grenade blast


December 24th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Zamboanga City (Philippines) Dec 24 (DPA) Suspected Muslim militants lobbed a grenade at a late-night concert in a southern Philippine city, wounding 21 people, officials said Wednesday.The victims were among hundreds of ... Read more...

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Militants free seven abducted workers in Philippines


December 9th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Dec 9 (DPA) Suspected Muslim militants freed seven construction workers they seized a week ago on a southern Philippine island, a regional military spokesperson said Tuesday.First Lieutenant Esteffani Cacho said the ... Read more...

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Virginia father, daughter missing after Mumbai terror attacks


November 28th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov.28 (ANI): A Virginian father and his daughter who were visiting India are reportedly missing after the terrorist attacks in Mumbai. Alan and Naomi Scherr, who traveled to Mumbai with the ... Read more...

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64 percent voter turnout in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)


November 18th, 2008 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 17 (IANS) At least 64 percent voting was recorded Monday in the first phase of the seven-stage polling Jammu and Kashmir election despite a boycott call by Muslim separatists, an ... Read more...

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Kashmiri leaders woo voters before the first phase of multi-phase election


November 16th, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Nov 16 (ANI): Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir and People''s Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on Sunday said to resolve Kashmir problem concede something to the ... Read more...

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Suspected separatists kill five in Thailand


October 21st, 2008 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Pattani (Thailand), Oct 21 (DPA) Suspected Muslim militants killed five civilians and injured six in two attacks in Thailand's troubled deep South, the police said Tuesday.Six men on motorcycles, believed to be ... Read more...

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Journalist among two killed in Thailand


August 22nd, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Pattani (Thailand), Aug 22 (DPA) A bomb killed two people, including a journalist, and injured 30 in a Thai-Malaysian border town in the latest act of violence in Thailand's Muslim majority deep ... Read more...

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Bali bombers say they are ready to die


July 10th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Jakarta, July 10 (DPA) Three Indonesian Muslim militants on death row for the 2002 Bali bombings reaffirmed their readiness Thursday to die provided the execution is done in accordance to the Islamic ... Read more...

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Thai Army helicopter crash kills 10 (Lead)


June 20th, 2008 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Pattani (Thailand), June 20 (DPA) A Royal Thai Army helicopter crashed Friday while searching for Muslim separatists in the conflict-ridden deep South, killing 10 people on board, an army spokesman said. The ... Read more...

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Osama lashes out at Arab governments for siding with West


May 19th, 2008 - 8:58 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Cairo, May 19 (Xinhua) Al Qaida leader Osama bin Laden has lashed out at Arab governments for siding with the Israel and called on Muslim militants to help break the Gaza blockade. ... Read more...

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Bombs kill policeman, wound 13 civilians in southern Thailand


May 18th, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, May 18 (DPA) One police officer was killed and 13 people wounded in two bombings in Thailand's deep South, state-run media reported Sunday. A blast outside the Pattani police station killed ... Read more...

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Thailand extends martial law in Muslim-majority deep south


April 18th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by admin
DPA Bangkok, April 18 (DPA) Thailand will extend martial law in the Muslim-majority deep south until July 18, Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej said Friday. Thailand's three southernmost provinces, Narathiwat, Pattani and Yala, have ... Read more...

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