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Pakistanis held in Britain for plotting another 9/11


September 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A six-member gang of suspected Pakistani-origin suicide bombers have been arrested for plotting a terror attack in Britain similar to 9/11, police said.However, no specific targets ... Read more...

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640 Pakistanis died in 37 suicide attacks this year


November 29th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 29 (IANS) At least 640 people were killed and 1,800 hurt in 37 suicide bombings across Pakistan this year, said a government report.The report compiled by the Counter-Terrorism Wing of ... Read more...

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21 killed in suicide blast in Pakistan’s northwest


April 19th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 19 (DPA) At least 21 people, including a senior police officer, were killed Monday when a suicide bomber targeted police guarding a political rally in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Youngsters with explosive-laden school bags set for suicide strikes across Pak Punjab


April 8th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.8 (ANI): Pakistani intelligence agencies have warned of new tactics being adopted by militants, according to which they may use school bags to trigger devastating blasts instead of suicide vests.Sources ... Read more...

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NWFP, FATA prisons becoming fertile breeding ground for creating jihadis


January 2nd, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan.2 (ANI) : Prisons and detention centres across the North West Frontier Province (NWFP) and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have become a breeding ground for the terrorists as ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda group claims rocket fire on Israel


October 30th, 2009 - 7:43 am ICT by IANS
Beirut, Oct 30 (DPA) A group linked to Al Qaeda claimed Thursday to have fired a Katusha rocket from southern Lebanon into northern Israel without causing any damage. The Brigades of Abdullah Azzam, ... Read more...

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One killed, three others injured in Dera Ismail Khan car bomb blast


July 29th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 29 (ANI): At least one person was killed and three others wounded in a car bomb blast in North West Frontier Frontier Province's Dera Ismail Khan on Wednesday.Officials said ... Read more...

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486 killed in suicide strikes in Punjab since 2007


May 31st, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 31 (ANI): The deteriorating law and order situation and the expanding writ of extremists in Pakistan, and especially in Punjab can be gauged from the fact that at least ... Read more...

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