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Kerala fomenting designs of radical communal groups: BJP


August 12th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national secretary P. Muralidhar Rao, who is in-charge of the party's affairs in Kerala, Sunday said Kerala is becoming a ... Read more...

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Campaigning with art for peace in northeast (With images)


August 12th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The idyllic life amid strife in the northeastern countryside is the subject around which Assamese artist Jiten Hazarika has built his peace campaign."The tension in ... Read more...

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Kashmiri religious group issues dress code for tourists


July 4th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 4 (IANS) A Kashmiri religious group Jamaat-e-Islami has asked tourists visiting the valley to follow a "proper dress code" and told the tourism department to enforce it."Some tourists, ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda says Tunisia’s constitution violates Quran


June 12th, 2012 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Tunis, June 12 (IANS/AKI) Tunisia's ruling Islamist party has "violated" the Quran by accepting a constitution that is not based solely on Islamic law, Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has ... Read more...

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Thousands rally against US in Islamabad


February 20th, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 20 (IANS) Thousands of people Monday rallied here to protest against US drone attacks in the country's tribal regions and the government's decision to restore supply lines for ... Read more...

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Am I appeaser? Ask Osama Bin Laden, says Obama


December 9th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 9 (IANS) In an unusually feisty, blunt response to opposition Republican charges that he is engaged in a foreign policy of "appeasement," President Barack Obama simply snapped: ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Badal conferred highest Sikh title, radicals cry foul


December 5th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, Dec 5 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was Monday bestowed the "Panth Rattan Fakhr-e-Qaum (Jewel of the religion, pride of the community)" title by the Sikh clergy ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Four Pakistani majors questioned for Islamist links (Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Four Pakistan Army majors have been questioned for purported links with a banned group that seeks to oust pro-Western regimes in Muslim lands, raising concerns about ... Read more...

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`Brigadier arrested: Soul-searching time for Pakistan Army’


June 23rd, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) It is time for the Pakistan Army to do "some serious soul-searching" following the arrest of a brigadier for his links with a banned group, said ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indonesian group holds memorial for Bin Laden


May 6th, 2011 - 5:46 am ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Indonesia's Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) on Wednesday evening held a memorial to pay tribute to slain al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, the Jakarta Post reported.Hundreds of members ... Read more...

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`Osama’s death to reduce terror acts in Indonesia’


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, May 2 (IANS) The killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden is expected to reduce the movement of global terror groups, including those in Indonesia, a senior ... Read more...

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War in Libya moving towards stalemate: Admiral Mullen


April 23rd, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad (Iraq), Apr. 23 (ANI): The chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Admiral Mike Mullen, has warned that the war in Libya is "moving towards stalemate", even though US ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Imran threatens to obstruct NATO supplies if Pak Govt doesn’t stop US drone campaign


March 26th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 26(ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has threatened to obstruct convoys carrying supplies for NATO forces in Afghanistan in retaliation against US drone attacks in the country's tribal areas.Imran ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Putin fears growing Islamic radicalism in north Africa


February 25th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Feb 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said Thursday that he fears the growing unrest in north Africa will strengthen radical groups, which could have a negative impact on ... Read more...

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Samjhauta blasts probe moving at snail’s pace: Pakistan


January 14th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 14 (IANS) Pakistan has accused India of moving at "snail's pace" in probing the 2007 Samjhauta Express train bombing, and said it hoped New Delhi will share details of ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks release: BJP has a habit of politicising issues, says Tiwari


December 17th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): Congress spokesperson Manish Tiwari on Friday slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over their reaction to Rahul Gandhi's statement on radical Hindu groups, which was released by ... Read more...

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Congress sees conspiracy behind WikiLeaks cable release


December 17th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): The Congress on Friday issued a statement saying it suspected a conspiracy behind the release of the WikiLeaks cable, which says Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi ... Read more...

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Will verify WikiLeaks cable on Rahul: Congress


December 17th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) The Congress Friday said it would comment on the Wikileaks cable release about Rahul Gandhi's remarks on Hindu radical groups after verifying its authenticity. "We will ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Hindu radical groups big threat to India: WikiLeaks quotes Rahul


December 17th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi last year told US Ambassador to India Timothy Roemer that "the growth of radicalised Hindu groups" may be a "bigger threat" to ... Read more...

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ISI involved in Mumbai terror attack, says Headley (Lead)


October 19th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) was heavily involved in the Mumbai attack and held meetings with terrorist leaders over the operation that killed more than 160 people, ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s ISI involved in Mumbai terror attack


October 19th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) was heavily involved in the 2008 Mumbai attack and the spy agency held a string of meetings with the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operatives ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

RSS prefers out of court settlement on Ayodhya: Spokesperson


October 8th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
By George Joseph New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) will prefer an out of court settlement in the Ramjanmabhumi-Babri Masjid dispute in the light of the recent ... Read more...

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New Zealand describes CWG security as tightest ever, but Aussies differ


September 24th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 24 (ANI): New Zealand Commonwealth Games officials are happy but the Australians are not when it comes to security systems being in place for the 2010 Delhi Games.New Zealand ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Terrorism still remains a global threat: Canadian PM


September 12th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, Sept 12 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has warned that terrorism is still prevalent nine years after the September 11 attacks in America, and added that no country is immune ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Samjhauta blast to be probed by NIA: Chidambaram (Lead)


July 30th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will take over the probe into the 2007 Samjhauta Express blast, Home Minister P. Chidambaram announced Friday while also saying the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CPI-M demands Amit Shah’s resignation


July 23rd, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday said Gujarat minister Amit Shah should quit in view of a chargesheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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Krishna plays down Pakistan’s jibes, says talks in Islamabad were positive


July 16th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jul 16 (ANI): Ignoring the satirical jibes made by his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi, External Affairs Minister Somanahalli Malliah Krishna expressed hope and optimism on the resumption of Indo-Pak ... Read more...

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Obama administration, Muslim Americans grappling with sporadic homegrown jihad


July 8th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 8 (ANI): A Muslim American author has claimed that the Obama administration is grappling with a difficult task of ascertaining whether the country's greater law-abiding Muslim population is being ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ted Kennedy Received Death Threats In His Lifetime


June 15th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Secret FBI records that have been released in recent times suggest that Ted Kennedy the late Us Senator got death threats several times during his political ... Read more...

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US relying more on Special Operations for war on Al Qaeda


June 4th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): The Obama administration has significantly expanded a largely secret U.S. war against al-Qaeda and other radical groups, according to senior military and administration officials.According to a Washington ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US had urged Israel to observe caution, restraint on flotilla move to Gaza Strip


June 3rd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): The Obama administration had urged Israel to use "caution and restraint" with the half a dozen aid boats bound for the Gaza Strip before Israeli commandos raided the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Three-year-old boy held for terror links?


April 30th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) A three-year-old boy was arrested with his father on suspicion of being terrorists in France. The traumatised child, who was later released, was said to be "crying constantly". The ... Read more...

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Counter-terrorism experts say Jihad Jane represents a threat from online ‘jihobbyists’


March 20th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): Counter terrorism experts have expressed the view that people like Colleen LaRose, who is known by her online moniker as `Jihad Jane' are essentially 'Jihobbyists' or people drawn to ... Read more...

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Hamas Government bans men from working in women salons


March 5th, 2010 - 3:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Gaza City, Mar 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Gaza’s Islamic government on Thursday announced that it was banning men from working in women’s hair salons. This is their latest step in an effort ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

India is capable of defeating any challenge thrown upon it: Chidambaram


February 7th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 7 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said here on Sunday that if India was challenged by any force, it would be defeated.Briefing media after the 3rd Chief ... Read more...

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