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Jundal was planning another 26/11-type strike: Investigators


July 6th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Abu Jundal Hamza, one of the handlers of the 26/11 attackers, was planning a similar strike with an Indian Mujahideen (IM) module that he ... Read more...

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US backs India on punishing 26/11 plotters


June 26th, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 26 (IANS) Welcoming the arrest of Abu Jindal Hamza, a key planner of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, the United States has vowed to continue to support ... Read more...

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India seeks access to Headley, Rana


June 14th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) As India and the US reiterated their commitment to bringing to justice the perpetrators of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, India sought access to two ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda plotting cyanide attack for Olympics?


March 26th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) As Britain prepares to host the London Olympics, some fanatics related to the terrorist organisation Al-Qaeda seem to be plotting a deadly cyanide poison attack.Extremists on ... Read more...

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Russia asks Ukraine to extradite Putin plot suspect


March 1st, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has asked Ukraine to extradite a man charged with plotting an assassination of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.The Prosecutor General's Office said Thursday it ... Read more...

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Maldives’ ousted president seeks global intervention (Second Lead)


February 10th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The Maldives' ousted president Mohamed Nasheed Thursday appealed to the world community to help restore democracy in his country, claiming that he was toppled by ... Read more...

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Bomb plotters should be located: Advani


October 29th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 29 (IANS) A day after a pipe bomb was discovered on his yatra route, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani here Saturday complimented the Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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US doubts Pakistan can prosecute Mumbai terror plotters


September 1st, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) Noting that three in four terror suspects are acquitted in Pakistan, the United States has doubts its key ally would make any headway in prosecuting key ... Read more...

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London riots: Facebook plotters jailed for four years


August 17th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Two Facebook users, who allegedly tried to incite mob violence during last week's London riots, have been sentenced to four years in prison.Perry Sutcliffe, 22, ... Read more...

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New York synagogues bomb plotters get 25 years in prison


June 30th, 2011 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 30 (IANS) Three men convicted of plotting to blow up synagogues here and shoot down military planes were Wednesday sentenced to 25 years in prison, Xinhua reported.James ... Read more...

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Attempt to kill Zardari foiled: reports


June 5th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) An attempt to kill Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has been foiled after eight alleged plotters were nabbed from different parts of the country, Xinhua reported.Four ... Read more...

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Five 26/11 accused named in US court include ISI officer


May 9th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Major Iqbal, a suspected officer of Pakistan's ISI spy agency, is one of the five accused named in the second chargesheet filed in a US ... Read more...

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Pakistan denies ISI links with Al Qaeda (Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) An angry Pakistan Thursday denied accusations that a section of its intelligence agency was linked to Al Qaeda.Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir told the media here that ... Read more...

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US envoy asks Pak to act tough on 26/11 plotters


May 4th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer on Wednesday urged Pakistan to act tough on the plotters of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, stressing that the nation ... Read more...

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Osama’s killing underlines concern about Pakistan: India (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) India Monday called Al Qaida founder Osama bin Laden's killing a "milestone", with External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and Home Minister P. Chidambaram saying ... Read more...

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Osama killing ‘underlines’ Pakistan sanctuary for terrorists: India


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) India Monday raised concern about terrorists finding sanctuary inside Pakistan, citing the US statement that Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden had been killed ... Read more...

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Pakistan has ’special responsibility’ to bring 26/11 plotters to justice: US


April 13th, 2011 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) The United States has asked Pakistan to "transparently and urgently" bring the perpetrators of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks to justice, saying it has a ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan ‘positive’ after discussing 26/11, terror (Roundup)


March 28th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) India Monday sought voice samples of the suspected Mumbai terror attack plotters in Pakistan as home secretaries of the two countries ended the first ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan discuss 26/11, terror (Lead)


March 28th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) India Monday sought voice samples of the suspected Mumbai terror attack plotters believed to be in Pakistan as home secretaries of the two countries ... Read more...

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Pak Interior Ministry officials’ unawareness of World Cup terror plot raises questions


March 26th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 26(ANI): The fact that Pakistan Interior Ministry officials were completely in the dark about a terror plot to attack cricketers during the ICC World Cup 2011 until it was revealed ... Read more...

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Kasab trial raised prestige of Indian judiciary: Chidambaram


February 21st, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Monday said the trial of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab had raised the prestige of the Indian judiciary and welcomed the Bombay ... Read more...

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Stuxnet Worm Created By Israel And America?


January 18th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A reputed American Newspaper has reported that the Stuxnet Worm was a joint brain child of Israel and United States. The reports have stated that although ... Read more...

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Terrorists planning to attack Danish newspaper had links with British network


January 6th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6(ANI): Suspected terrorists arrested on their way to launch a 26/11 Mumbai-style attack on a Danish newspaper reportedly had links with a network in Britain.Police had detained three men ... Read more...

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Indiana woman under investigation for having links to international terrorists


December 29th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): Kathie Smith, a Muslim-convert U.S. citizen living in Indianapolis, is reportedly under investigation for her possible ties to suspected and convicted international terrorists.According to Fox News, the ... Read more...

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UK Christmas terror attack plotters received training in Pakistan


December 23rd, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Members of an alleged terrorist cell planning Mumbai type suicide attacks on Christmas shoppers in London received their training in Pakistan, according to sources.The cell is described as ... Read more...

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UK airports on alert over dummy bomb warnings


December 18th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): UK counter-terrorism officials have said that terror scouts are testing airport security amid fears that regional airports have been targeted for dummy bomb runs.According to the Guardian, counter-terrorist ... Read more...

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Earlier flight might have been dry run for parcel bomb plotters


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.2 (ANI): American intelligence officials who tracked several shipments of compact discs and other household goods from Yemen to Chicago, now believe that the parcels containing explosive material might have been ... Read more...

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Mass-murder terror plotter in Canada gets 16-year jail


October 26th, 2010 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 26 (IANS) Canada Monday sentenced to 16 years the main leader in the country's first Al Qaeda-inspired mass-murder plot unearthed in 2006. Known as the Toronto-18 terror plot, ... Read more...

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Pakistani-origin terror suspect freed in Canada


October 14th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 14 (IANS) A Canadian court in Ottawa Wednesday freed on bail a Pakistani-origin doctor who was arrested in August for his links to an al-Qaeda-linked terror plot.Khurram Syed ... Read more...

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Post 9/11 shows dramatic improvement in policing, intelligence sharing in West


October 6th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 6 (ANI): Post-9/11, there has been a dramatic improvementin policing and intelligence sharing between Europe, the US, and other states, thereby neutralizing bids by would-be jihadis to strike terror ... Read more...

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Would be Times Square bomber Shahzad gets life sentence


October 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct. 6 (ANI): Would be Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad has been sentenced to life in prison, even as French Police announced the arrest of 12 men during a counter-terrorism ... Read more...

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Qaida’s Mumbai-style attack plot could have been hatched in Rochdale: Brit intelligence experts


October 4th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): British intelligence experts have claimed that an al-Qaida plot to launch Mumbai-style terror attacks across Europe, could have been hatched in Rochdale.According to The Daily Star, intelligence experts ... Read more...

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Homegrown radicals changing terrorism threat in U.S.


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.22 (ANI): The rising threat from homegrown radicals makes terrorist plots against the U.S. harder to detect and more likely to succeed, top administration officials are scheduled to tell Congress on ... Read more...

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Germany closed ‘9/11′ mosque as it was still a ‘central attraction’ for militants


August 10th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.10 (ANI): Authorities in Germany have said that they closed the Taiba Mosque in Hamburg, which is where the 9/11 plotters met, as it was still a 'central attraction' for militants.The ... Read more...

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Police shut down 9/11 plotters’ mosque in Hamburg


August 9th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Aug 9 (DPA) German police Monday shut down a mosque in Hamburg which gained notoriety as a meeting place for several plotters of the Sep 11 attacks on New York in ... Read more...

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