september 11 attacks

Syrian opposition group decries insult to Prophet Mohammad


September 14th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Sep 14 (IANS) A major Syrian opposition group has expressed its distress over the insults caused by a US movie towards Prophet Mohammad but also stated that it is ... Read more...

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Cyndi Lauper forgets the words of the US national anthem


September 12th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Cyndi Lauper over the weekend had someone to take over from her when she fluffed part of the US National Anthem. The 58-year-old singer was ... Read more...

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Did Bali bomber Patek’s arrest help US reach Osama?


May 5th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 5 (ANI): The arrest of Bali bomber Umar Patek, who was seeking a meeting with Osama bin Laden, has raised questions about whether Patek provided vital information to the mission ... Read more...

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Bush declines Obama’s invitation to go to Ground Zero


May 4th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama’s invitation to George W. Bush has been declined by the former President. President Obama is scheduled to address the nation from Ground Zero ... Read more...

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American leaders hail killing of Osama bin Laden


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): US political leaders have hailed the killing of Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, the world's most wanted terrorist, in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.US President Barack Obama had ordered ... Read more...

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‘Bin Laden death won’t stop war’: Ex Guantanamo Bay detainee Habib


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): The death of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden will not end the war on terror and there is no evidence he masterminded the September 11 attacks, said ... Read more...

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China to create world’s largest security network with 500,000 cameras


March 10th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar.10 (ANI): China will spend 2.6billion pounds on 500,000 surveillance cameras to create the world's largest security network.The system would create world's largest 'Big Brother' network of CCTV since the September ... Read more...

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Saudi student arrested in a plot to bomb George Bush’s home


February 25th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Saudi Arabian student has been arrested in the United States on suspicion of bomb plot.20-year-old Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari was arrested on Thursday by the FBI ... Read more...

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Diddy sued for $1 trillion, blamed for 9/11


January 29th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 29 (ANI): A woman from Los Angeles has reportedly filed a 1- trillion-dollar lawsuit against music mogul Diddy, claiming that he is responsible for the September 11 attacks.According to ... Read more...

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President Obama signs 9/11 first responders bill


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by BNO News
HONOLULU (BNO NEWS) -- President Barack Obama on Sunday signed a bill which will provide assistance to survivors of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and to rescue workers who became ill ... Read more...

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UK intelligence helped foil NY subway plot five days before due date


December 15th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 15 (ANI): British intelligence helped foil an al-Qaeda plot to blow up the New York subway just five days before it was due to be carried out.According to ... Read more...

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Traumatic events really can affect the genes


November 25th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): Trauma is not just psychological, but biological and even heritable.New evidence has suggested that traumatic events - such as the September 11 attacks or London's July 7 bombings ... Read more...

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Bush first bonded with Blair over comedy film, ‘Meet the Parents’


November 10th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 10 (ANI): Former US President George Bush has in his memoirs revealed that he first formed a close relationship with former British Prime Minister Tony Blair over the comedy film, ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda leader’s tour of Britain ‘radicalised a generation of young Muslims’


November 6th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Anwar al-Awlaki, the American born leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) that launched the recent parcel bomb attacks last week, had reportedly radicalised a generation of ... Read more...

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George Bush gave orders to shoot down planes on 9/11, reveals tell-all


October 29th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): Former US President George W. Bush gave orders to shoot down planes on 9/11, his new book has revealed.He also thought the hijacked airliner that crashed in ... Read more...

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Australians unaware of near ‘terror misses’, says Rudd


October 21st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct.21 (ANI): Australians are unaware of the many "near misses" from terrorist attacks, and a premature withdrawal from Afghanistan will only increase the threat, the country's Foreign Minister, Kevin Rudd, ... Read more...

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US could have avoided Bin Laden hunt by recognizing Taliban regime: Musharraf


October 20th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): The United States may have been able to avoid its long hunt for the world's most wanted terrorist and Al-Qaeda's top leadership, Osama bin Laden, if it ... Read more...

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Rice admits Bush administration made mistakes after 9/11


October 14th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): Secretary of State during George W Bush's presidency, Condoleezza Rice, has admitted that the Bush administration made mistakes after the September 11 attacks."We made our mistakes undoubtedly," ... Read more...

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Anwar al-Awlaki calls for more terror attacks on West in new video


September 30th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30(ANI): Radical Yemeni cleric Anwar al-Awlaki has re-emerged with a video calling for more terror attacks on the West.According to the Daily Mail, Islamic websites with known ties to Al-Qaeda ... Read more...

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Ground Zero developer determined to build mosque at 9/11 site


September 21st, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 21 (ANI): Hisham Elzanaty, the Egyptian-born businessman and financer of the proposed Islamic community center and mosque near Ground Zero, has broken his silence for the first time after ... Read more...

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Twin Towers Memorial lights had to be switched off to allow passage of migratory birds


September 18th, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tribute of Light in Manhattan had to be turned off five times to allow migrating birds from Canada to the Caribbean and South America to ... Read more...

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Poll shows that Muslim face growing bias at their workplaces


September 14th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many Americans have more than just a bad opinion of Islam and this is seemingly becoming greater in the wake of the proposed plans to build a mosque ... 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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2 die in the anti-Koran burning protest event in Kabul


September 13th, 2010 - 1:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anti-Koran burning protest protest against the United States in Afghanistan on Sunday turned deadly, when two people died after they clashed with Afghan security forces.The protesters were believed ... Read more...

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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...

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People all over the world are celebrating the end of Ramadan


September 10th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Muslims in America have been urged to observe this year's Eid al-Fitr in solemn mood. Eid al-Fitr or the "Feast of the Breaking of the Fast" is used ... Read more...

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Actress Angelina Jolie condemns the Quran Burning plan


September 9th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Angelina Jolie joined the long list of people that are criticizing a Florida pastor's planned burning of the Holy Quran on the 9th anniversary of the September ... Read more...

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Imam regrets controversy surrounding Ground Zero mosque


September 9th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.9 (ANI): The imam behind the planned mosque near Ground Zero has said if he knew how controversial the Islamic center project would be, he "never would have done this."Speaking ... Read more...

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Americans Stand Against Small 50 Member Church Burning the Quran


September 9th, 2010 - 3:14 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As thousands of Muslims all over the world march in protest of the actions of one small Florida church, which has only 50 members, Americans everywhere are speaking ... Read more...

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Condemnation of planned Qur’an burning in Florida grows


September 8th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- United Nations Special Representative to Afghanistan Staffan de Mistura on Wednesday condemned plans by a U.S. church to burn copies of the Qur'an to commemorate the terrorist attacks ... Read more...

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Religious leaders criticize targeting of Muslims over proposed 9/11mosque


September 8th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 8, (ANI): Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders held an emergency summit in Washington to condemn "the derision, misinformation and outright bigotry" about American Muslims over the proposed Islamic Community Center ... Read more...

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Petraeus Warns Koran Burning Endangers Troops, Church Fires Back


September 8th, 2010 - 1:37 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When a church in Florida announced plans to hold a “Quran burning ceremony”, top United States and NATO commander General David Petraeus voiced a warning that burning copies ... Read more...

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General David Petraeus: Burning Quran could endanger the troops


September 7th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The top commander of the United States forces in Afghanistan has warned that the Church's planned burning of the holy Quran on September 11 will endanger the lives ... Read more...

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Obama backs off from his previous stance on mosque near 9/11 site


August 15th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): US President Barack Obama, who strongly backed the building of a proposed Muslim community center and mosque near ground zero in Manhattan, has defended his decision to ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda’s new ‘global operations head’ plotting attacks against US, West


August 7th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): The son of a Saudi Arabian imam, Adnan Shukrijumah, al-Qaeda's new head of "global operational planning", is using his unprecedented knowledge of American society to plot attacks against ... Read more...

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