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Hackers hijack Twitter page of NBC News, post fake terror alerts


September 10th, 2011 - 6:02 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Hackers on late Friday afternoon hijacked an account belonging to NBC News on the social networking website Twitter and posted fake news alerts about a terrorist attack ... Read more...

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Nine killed in US drone strike in Pakistan (Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 2 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and four injured in a US surveillance plane attack Saturday in Pakistan's tribal area bordering Afghanistan, a media report said.Two drone planes ... Read more...

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CAIR: Florida GOP candidate anti-Islam ads are racist and Islamaphobic


May 8th, 2010 - 3:01 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) on Friday called on national Republican leaders to retract campaign advertisements for a Florida GOP candidate that promotes racial profiling and ... Read more...

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Obama links Christmas Day plane attack to Al Qaeda


January 2nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 2 (IANS) President Barack Obama has, for the first time, publicly linked the suspect who tried to blow up a US-bound passenger plane on Christmas Day to ... Read more...

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White House in war of words with Cheney over plane attack


December 31st, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 31 (IANS) The White House fired a salvo at former vice president Dick Cheney in reply to his sharply critical comments on President Barack Obama's response to ... Read more...

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Spy agencies failed to intercept chatter on plane attack: NYT


December 31st, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 31 (IANS) American spy agencies failed to combine intercepts of conversations among leaders of Al Qaeda in Yemen discussing a plot to use a Nigerian man for a coming terrorist ... Read more...

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US airports increase security after foiled plane attack


December 26th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) US authorities have moved to increase security at the country's airports over the Christmas weekend after what lawmakers called a "disturbing" and "extremely serious" attempted terrorist ... Read more...

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US plane attack comes 8 years after foiled ’shoe bomber’ hit


December 26th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) The attempted attack on a Northwest Airlines flight fell almost to the day eight years after another failed solo attack on an international flight just two ... Read more...

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Plane attack angers Detroit Islamic leader


December 26th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) A local Islamic leader in Detroit has said he was disturbed by the attack in a plane about to land there. He called for Muslims to work with ... Read more...

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Drone attack kills 12 extremists in South Waziristan


August 11th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wana, Aug 11 (ANI): At least 12 extremists were killed in US surveillance plane attack in South Waziristan Agency.According to sources, US drone fired missiles at a training camp of extremists ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

ATC extends judicial remand of Mumbai attack suspect by six more days


April 23rd, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Apr.23 (ANI): An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) has extended the judicial remand of one of the Mumbai terror attack suspect Shahid Jamil Riaz by six days.Riaz, a Laskar-e-Taiyaba (LeT) operative, has been ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US drones continue to spread panic among tribals in Miranshah, North Waziristan


October 17th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Miranshah (NWFP), Oct 17 (ANI): A day after six people, including two foreigners, were killed in a drone attack on the Mehsud-inhabited Saam area, American drones were seen flying over Terah, ... Read more...

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