South Park spoofs the Penn state situation

November 18th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Penn State scandal became the latest addition to the topics that South Park spoofs. Matt Stone and Trey Parker showed their creative side when they ... Read more...

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Israel wants peace with Palestine: Netanyahu at UN

September 24th, 2011 - 3:16 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the UN General Assembly Friday that his country desired peace with the Palestinians, but this could only ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole in danger after Afghanistan visit?

September 18th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole has become a "prime target" for jihadis after visiting British troops in Afghanistan, some Britain-based radicals have warned."I find it completely outrageous that ... Read more...

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Air India victims echo judge’s remarks on Sikh radicals

May 12th, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Vancouver, May 12 (IANS) Reacting to remarks of a Canadian judge, who headed the 1985 Air India bombing inquiry, in Chandigarh Tuesday that Sikh radicals were more active in Canada ... Read more...

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Qaeda Brit martyr’s online video heightens fears of terror attack on UK

March 2nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): British Intelligence outfit MI5 is looking out for a British Muslim who has appeared in an online video released by al-Qaeda.The new video projects a man, identified only ... Read more...

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Troops-withdrawal debate by West giving Afghan radicals ’smell of victory’

November 18th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Nov 18 (ANI): As Western nations look for a way out of Afghanistan, the chairman of the country's largest media group has said that the debates over withdrawal of troops ... Read more...

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Yemen tribal leaders not playing ball with govt. in handing over Qaeda operatives

November 13th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sanaa, Nov 13 (ANI): Yemeni tribal leaders are reportedly refusing to support their government to root out terrorism, claiming that handing over local al-Qaeda operatives and their American born spiritual leader, Anwar ... Read more...

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Italian government to ban prostitution in public places

November 6th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Mara Carfagna, the Italian equal opportunities minister said that the government would soon introduce measures to prostitution in public places.Silvio Berlusconi's government "has reached a further milestone", declared ... Read more...

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Ardass Divas held at Akal Takht in Amritsar

November 4th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar Nov. 4 (ANI): To mark the 26th Anniversary of 1984 Sikh genocide in Delhi and other parts of India, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandhak committee (SGPC) the premier Sikh body of the ... Read more...

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Tea Party Fails To Appeal To Youth Claims Survey, Weeks Before Election day

October 30th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the mid-term elections round the corner, it looks like the Tea Party has a long way to go when it comes to attracting the below ... Read more...

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Man arrested for supplying arms to radicals

October 21st, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 21 (IANS) A man was arrested from the city for supplying arms to a member of the radical social outfit Darsgah Jihad-o-Shahadath (DJS), police said Thursday.Izhar Ahmed, a resident of ... Read more...

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Britain losing battle against Islamic extremists, claims French ‘burka ban architect’ MP

October 16th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): French MP Jacques Myard, who is the architect of the burka ban in the country, has said that Britain is 'losing the battle against Islamic extremism' by failing ... Read more...

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Dhaka cautious about sending troops to Afghanistan

October 1st, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 1 (IANS) The US has said that it has intensified discussions with Bangladesh about that country sending its troops to Afghanistan, but Dhaka is 'cautious' about it."The United States ... 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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Ground Zero imam blames Palin for fueling a “growing Islamophobia” in US

September 13th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): The Islamic cleric supporting the proposed Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero in New York, Feisal Abdul Rauf, has accused former Alaska Governor, Sarah Palin, of ... Read more...

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Quran burning would have “strengthened radicals”: Ground Zero mosque imam

September 13th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 13(ANI): Feisal Abdul Rauf, the imam behind the proposed mosque near Ground Zero in New York, has said that Florida Pastor Terry Jones' plans to burn copies of the ... Read more...

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FBI fears Jihadis may attack in retaliation at Koran burning event on Sept 11

September 9th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): The FBI has expressed concerns that Islamic extremists might attack and "attempt to harm" the people at the 'International Burn a Koran Day' event this Saturday, planned by ... Read more...

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Explosives seized in Bihar’s Munger District

August 29th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Munger (Bihar), Aug 29 (ANI): Explosives including gelatin sticks, detonators and large stocks of ammonium nitrate were confiscated during a routine combing operation by police personnel in Bihar's Munger District on Saturday.Sunil ... Read more...

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Britain may face ‘new terror wave’ following radicalised prisoners’ release

August 27th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): A former British Government adviser and the head of the Royal United Services Institute, Michael Clarke, has warned that the country is likely to face a "new wave" ... Read more...

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Dramatic rise in suicide attacks in Pak after storming of Lal Masjid in 2007

August 13th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): Pakistan has witnessed a dramatic rise in the incidents of suicide attacks in the country over the past three years since the storming of the Lal ... Read more...

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International terrorist attack frequency on the wane: US report

August 6th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.6 (ANI): The US State Department's annual terror report says that the frequency of international terrorist attacks has dropped in recent years, but adds that Al Qaeda and Islamist extremism ... Read more...

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UK, US researchers present report on de-radicalizing the radicals

July 3rd, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Individual de-radicalization and disengagement programs, such as those in Saudi-Arabia, Singapore, Indonesia and other nations, 'can make a difference,' according to researchers at the National Consortium for the ... Read more...

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Muslim radicals spit at British troops

June 16th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): In a bizarre incident, Muslim radicals spat at British troops taking part in a parade yesterday.According to Daily Star, over 100 supporters of an association called the "Muslim ... Read more...

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Shahzad a ‘Hybrid Terrorist’, who worked alone but got inspiration from Pak Taliban

June 2nd, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.2 (ANI): As the US agencies continue their investigations to probe the failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad's links with Pakistani extremist groups, indications are that he is a "hybrid ... Read more...

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Byron Pitts Examines The American Bomb-hunting Unit In Afghanistan On ‘60 Minutes’

May 31st, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Byron Pitts’ last night segment of ‘60 Minutes’ illustrated the lethal warfare that is still being waged against the Taliban radicals in Afghanistan. The show ... Read more...

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American terrorist released after 15 years in Peruvian prison

May 28th, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by BNO News
LIMA, PERU (BNO NEWS) -- Lori Berenson, a New York native jailed in Peru since 1995 for collaborating with leftist Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA), was released from prison Thursday.Berenson, sentenced to ... Read more...

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Men busted in Dubai may be new faces of terror: Experts

May 3rd, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 3 (ANI): In the 1998 Baruch College yearbook, Wesam (Khaled) El-Hanafi was a young man on his way to the top, but 12 years later, he is an Al ... Read more...

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Three killed by Maoists in West Bengal

April 26th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 26 (IANS) The bodies of two CPI-M workers and another person, suspected to have been killed by Maoist rebels, were recovered from a jungle in West Bengal's West Midnapore district ... Read more...

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Brit Muslims stigmatised and alienated”, says Commons report

March 30th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.30 (ANI): A key government policy on countering extremism in Britain has "stigmatised and alienated" Muslims and undermined community relations, a Commons report has said.According to The Independent, many Muslims told ... Read more...

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Radicals protest against Valentine’s Day revelry across India

February 11th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore /Bhopal, Feb 11 (ANI): Ahead of the Valentine's Day, activists of a radical group gathered here to chart out their protest against the celebrations of romance by the courting friends and ... Read more...

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Copper pipes may cause heart disease, Alzheimer’s

January 22nd, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Copper pipes can cause Alzheimer's disease and heart disease in people over 50, a new study has warned.In the study, researchers have suggested that people should remove old ... Read more...

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UK’s MI5 launches hunt for Detroit bomber’s accomplices

December 28th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 28 (ANI): British intelligence outfit MI5 has launched a hunt for possible accomplices of the Detroit airline bomber amid fears that he may have been planning to launch the ... Read more...

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Maoists ransack, set afire forest beat office in West Bengal

December 27th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 27 (IANS) Suspected Maoists ransacked and set afire a forest beat office, after bashing up its employees at Sarenga in West Bengal's Bankura district Saturday night, police said Sunday. Police added ... Read more...

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Maoists shoot three CPI-M workers in West Bengal

December 10th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) Suspected Maoist rebels shot dead three activists of West Bengal's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) in a village in West Midnapore district, police said Thursday. A group of ... Read more...

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US counter-terrorism chief warns of home grown radicals

December 10th, 2009 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) Citing the case of David Headley charged with helping to plan Mumbai terror attacks, a top US counter-terrorism official has warned of the danger from home grown terrorists, ... Read more...

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