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Al Shabaab terrorist jailed for 59 years in Kenya


September 21st, 2012 - 9:31 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Sep 21 (IANS) A self-confessed terrorist belonging to the Al Shabaab outfit has been sentenced to 59 years in prison by a Kenyan court, after the man was found ... Read more...

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10 killed, 40 hurt in Pakistan car bombing (Lead)


September 10th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 10 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and 40 injured in a car bomb blast that ripped through a market area Monday in Pakistan's northwest tribal region ... Read more...

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Running in Olympics is like wining gold for Afghan girl


August 4th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Tahmina Kohistani, the only Afghan female athlete at the London Olympics, might have finished last in the 100 metres race but she said competing in front ... Read more...

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Four killed, 41 wounded in Nigeria church bombing


June 10th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Abuja, June 10 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 41 injured Sunday in a suicide bomb blast that ripped through a church in Nigeria, police said.Emmanuel Ayeni, police ... Read more...

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Moroccan planned to kill 30 in US suicide attack


February 20th, 2012 - 4:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS/EFE) A 29-year-old Moroccan national detained for trying to attack the US Capitol planned to kill around 30 people in a suicide bombing, sources said.Amine Khalifi considered ... Read more...

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US: ‘Iran preparing suicide bomb boats’


February 13th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tehran, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US officials say Iran has prepared suicide boats to fight foreign forces on the Gulf. Tehran has threatened the United States and other Western nations from operating ... Read more...

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3,021 Afghan civilians killed in 2011: UN


February 4th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 4 (IANS) A total of 3,021 civilians were killed in terrorism-related violence in 2011 in Afghanistan, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in its annual report ... Read more...

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Former Afghan president Rabbani killed in blast


September 20th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 20 (IANS) Former Afghan president Burhanuddin Rabbani was killed Tuesday evening in a suicide blast at his house here, media reports said. He was meeting with a group ... Read more...

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40 Americans in Somali terror group: US senator


July 28th, 2011 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) US senator Peter King has said over 40 Americans recruited by Somali terror group Al Shabab, have gone to fight in Somalia, and could return to ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban splits


June 27th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 27 (IANS) The Pakistani Taliban has split into two groups, IRNA news agency reported Monday.Fazal Saeed Haqqani, leader of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan in Kurram Agency near the ... Read more...

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Pakistan court declares Musharraf ‘proclaimed offender’


May 30th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 30 (IANS) An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan Monday declared former president Pervez Musharraf a "proclaimed offender" or fugitive for failing to cooperate in the probe into the ... Read more...

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France raises terror alert over Al Qaeda threat


May 22nd, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 22 (IANS) France Sunday raised its terror alert amid fears of suicide bomb plots against the Paris transport network, a media report said.The Daily Telegraph said the French ... Read more...

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Pak schoolboy reveals how Taliban brainwashed him into becoming suicide bomber


April 20th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 20(ANI): A Pakistani schoolboy who failed in his suicide bomb bid as his partner launched an attack at a Pakistani shrine earlier this month, has spoken of the terror ... Read more...

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US drones killed 957 Pakistani civilians in 2010


April 14th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 14 (IANS) A total of 957 Pakistani civilians were killed in American drone attacks in the country 2010, the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan said in its annual ... Read more...

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Five killed, 25 wounded in suicide blast at police station in northwest Pakistan


March 24th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 24(ANI): At least five people, including a policeman, were killed and 25 others injured in a suicide bomb blast in Hangu district of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Thursday.According ... Read more...

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Over 2,700 civilians killed in Afghanistan in 2010: UN


March 9th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, March 9 (IANS) The number of civilians killed in Afghanistan rose by 15 percent to 2,777 in 2010 from a year earlier, the Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission ... Read more...

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Dreaded Pak Taliban Chief claims to create suicide bombers in just half-an-hour


February 5th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 5 (ANI): The Taliban's "master recruiter" has boasted of his expertise at swaying people to terror, saying he can turn a young man into a suicide bomber in just ... Read more...

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Obama condemns ‘outrageous’ suicide attack in northwestern Pak


December 26th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Honolulu, Dec 26 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has condemned Saturday's deadly suicide bomb strike in northwestern Pakistan as an "outrageous terrorist attack", in which dozens of people were killed ... Read more...

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Sweden suicide bomber’s abridged audio message


December 13th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.13 (ANI): Following is an abridged text of an audio message attached to an e-mail sent to Swedish news agency TT shortly before two explosions in Stockholm on Saturday. "In the ... Read more...

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Sweden suicide bomber studied in British university


December 13th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) The suicide bomber who blew himself up in a terror attack in Sweden Saturday was based in Britain and studied sports therapy at Bedford University, a media ... Read more...

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Baloch Chief Minister condemns twin suicide blasts in Pak’s Mohmand Agency


December 7th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Dec 7 (ANI): Balochistan Chief Minister Nawab Aslam Khan Raisani has strongly condemned the twin suicide bomb attacks in Mohmand Agency, terming them a barbaric act.In a statement, Raisani expressed ... Read more...

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Now, Jihadis want to surgically implant ‘undetectable’ bombs in human bodies


December 6th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 6 (ANI): Jihadis, who are trying to figure out a "new kind of terrorism" to frighten the world, are reportedly discussing how to surgically implant explosives into humans, making them ... Read more...

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“Karachi will witness ethnic cleansing like Bosnia if govt doesn’t wake up”


November 19th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 19 (ANI): Karachi may witness ethnic cleansing like that in Bosnia, if the government continues its apathy towards ethnic clashes and target killings rampant in the city, the Secretary ... Read more...

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Pakistan Taliban kill five soldiers


October 15th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 15 (IANS) Taliban militants killed five soldiers Friday at a checkpost in Pakistan's South Waziristan region, hours after a rebel commander was killed in a US drone attack, Xinhua ... Read more...

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8 killed, 38 injured in two Karachi suicide bomb blast


October 7th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct.7 (ANI): At least eight persons were killed and over 38 persons were injured after two suicide bombers struck the Abdullah Shah Ghazi shrine here on Thursday evening.The provincial government has ... Read more...

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At least twelve die in suicide attack on prominent Karachi mosque


October 7th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by BNO News
KARACHI (BNO NEWS) -- Two suicide bomb blasts and a subsequent stampede at a prominent Karachi mosque killed at least twelve people and injured dozens more on Thursday, police said.The blasts, which ... Read more...

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“No regrets” over ‘adequate’ security provided to Benazir: Musharraf


September 30th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): While preparing to officially launch his new party and rejoin Pakistan's turbulent politics, former president Pervez Musharraf has insisted he has "no regrets" about the security provided ... Read more...

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US citizen held in Spain for funding Al Qaeda


September 30th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Barcelona, Sep 30 (IANS/AKI) A US citizen was arrested in this Spanish city for sending money to Al Qaeda's North African branch, police said.Mohamed Omar Debhi, who is of Algerian descent, is ... Read more...

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Paris hunts for Al Qaeda female suicide bomber


September 21st, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) An Al Qaeda female suicide bomber is believed to be on the prowl in Paris, triggering a terror alert, a media report said. Daily Telegraph Tuesday reported that ... Read more...

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At least six dead in car bombing at Somalia airport


September 9th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by BNO News
MOGADISHU, SOMALIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least six people have died after a suicide car bomb exploded at the Adden Adde International Airport in the capital of Somalia on Thursday.Flames and heavy ... Read more...

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UN chief condemns Pakistan attacks


September 4th, 2010 - 5:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (DPA) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Friday "strongly condemned" the bomb attacks in which scores of people were killed this week in Pakistan's cities of Quetta and Lahore. A ... Read more...

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Pak Frontier Constabulary chief killed, several hurt in Peshawar bomb blast


August 4th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.4 (ANI): One person was killed and several others were injured in a suicide bomb explosion in Peshawar on Wednesday.According to senior NWFP Minister Bashir Bilour, the person killed was the ... Read more...

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‘UK-ISI rift will be bad news for Britain’s security’


August 1st, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1(ANI): British crime journalist Con Coughlin reckons that any rift between the United Kingdom and Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency will be a bad news for the country's security. ... Read more...

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40 killed in Iraq, suicide attackers had Down Syndrome (Second Lead)


July 18th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, July 18 (DPA) At least 36 members of the Sahwa militia were killed Sunday in a suicide bomb explosion believed to have been carried out by a pair of attackers with ... Read more...

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Police In Uganda Find Unexploded Suicide Vest After Death of 76 Fans


July 14th, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A suicide bomb vest which had not been detonated was found by Ugandan police Monday in a black laptop bag which was left at a club in the ... Read more...

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