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Touch wood, no terror incident this year: Chidambaram


July 13th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 13 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Friday said the country needs to be vigilant to thwart the terror threat though there has been no terrorist incident in ... Read more...

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Court takes up threat to Ayodhya verdict judges, lawyers


March 21st, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) In a significant development, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Tuesday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to give it details of the steps it ... Read more...

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Official cites terror threat to justify targeting Americans


March 6th, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 6 (IANS/EFE) Attorney General Eric Holder cited the threat from Al Qaeda Monday as he offered the Obama administration's first detailed public defense of its claim that the ... Read more...

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US embassy in Thailand warns of terror threat


January 13th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Jan 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US embassy in Thailand Friday alerted American citizens that terrorists may be planning to conduct attacks in tourist areas in Bangkok in the near ... Read more...

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Terror threat to Bihar railway station


January 9th, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 8 (IANS) Security has been tightened at Bihar's Raxaul railway station and an alert sounded Sunday following a terrorist threat to blast the station premises and target long-distance ... Read more...

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Bihar Police confirm terror threat to Dalai Lama event


January 7th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 7 (IANS) A shadow of terror looms over the Buddhist Kalchakra puja at a holy site in Bihar's Bodh Gaya which is being attended by Tibetan ... Read more...

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Arabic pamphlet in Britain-Goa flight triggers alarm


December 7th, 2011 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 6 (IANS) A pamphlet published in Arabic found Tuesday in a chartered plane which flew from Manchester airport in Britain to Goa has triggered a security alarm here. ... Read more...

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Goa on terror radar, issues advisory


December 5th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 5 (IANS) Ahead of the tourist season, the Goa government Monday claimed that it had received a specific terror threat input and asked people to remain alert, especially ... Read more...

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India to raise terror threat in talks with Bangladesh


November 18th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) India is expected to raise its concerns over the terror outfit Harkat-ul-Jihadi Islami (HuJI) trying to regroup in Bangladesh when the home secretaries of the ... Read more...

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India hits out at ‘disproportionate’ travel advisories


October 25th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) India Tuesday objected to advisories issued by the US and other countries that warned of heightened possibility of terror attacks during the Diwali festival season, ... Read more...

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You can’t keep snakes in backyard, Clinton tells Pakistan


October 21st, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 21 (IANS) A tough-talking US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Friday told Pakistan it could not "keep snakes" in its backyard and said the country must act ... Read more...

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Terror e-mail holds back shoppers in Delhi, suburbs


September 13th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The bustle across the markets and malls of the Indian capital and its satellite towns was missing Tuesday as people stayed away after an email ... Read more...

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Probe into threats on White House Facebook page


September 12th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US Secret Service is investigating terrorist attack threats posted by an unknown user on the White House page in Facebook Sunday, a spokesperson ... Read more...

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War on terror not over: Tony Blair


September 11th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Former British prime minister Tony Blair says that even though "significant blows" have been struck in the war against terror, "it's not over".Blair said it was ... Read more...

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Obama calls for heightened vigilance during 9/11 anniversary


September 11th, 2011 - 5:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Saturday called for "heightened state of vigilance and preparedness" as the country commemorates the 10th anniversary of the Sep 11 ... Read more...

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US intercepts 9/11 threat from Al Qaeda operative


September 10th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) Amid reports that American spy networks have intercepted communications from an Al Qaeda operative in Pakistan indicating plans for a terrorist strike in New York ... Read more...

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US calls for vigilance against 9/11 threat


September 10th, 2011 - 5:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US security head Friday asked all citizens to be vigilant against potential terror threat surrounding the 10th anniversary of the 9/ 11 terrorist attacks, ... Read more...

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US taking 9/11 threat seriously: Biden


September 9th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden said Friday the administration was taking seriously a credible but unconfirmed terror threat surrounding the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 ... Read more...

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US reveals ‘credible but unconfirmed’ terror threat


September 9th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) US officials say they have "specific, credible but unconfirmed" information about a potential Al Qaeda threat against the country coinciding with the 10th anniversary of the ... Read more...

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South Asia faces high terror threat: US report


August 19th, 2011 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) South Asia faces high terror threat with increased resource-sharing between Al Qaeda and Pakistan-based groups, including Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) blamed for the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, ... Read more...

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Railway police forces to join hands to curb crime


August 12th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 12 (IANS) In the wake of a spurt in cases of drugging on trains, a high-level meeting Friday decided on enhanced coordination between the Railway Protection Force (RPF) ... Read more...

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Mumbai airport on high alert after terror threat


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) A high alert has been sounded at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport following the threat of a terrorist attack, a top airport official said Friday.Since Thursday ... Read more...

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Google Street View a security threat: BJP


July 18th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 18 (IANS) The Street View project of global search engine Google would be a security threat to Indian cities, especially Bangalore, which is on the terror radar, ... Read more...

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Punjab government to discuss Bhakra security


July 18th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) In the wake of reports of a terror threat to the 225-metre high Bhakra Dam, the Punjab government has called an emergency meeting Tuesday to discuss ... Read more...

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Terror threat to Pakistani nukes a major concern: Antony


June 10th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) With a Swedish think tank warning that Pakistani nukes could fall into terrorists' hands, India Friday said this threat was a major cause of worry ... Read more...

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Ramdev’s supporters created chaos: Delhi Police


June 5th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Refuting allegations that it baton charged thousands of Baba Ramdev's followers to evict them from the Ramlila Ground in a post-midnight raid, the Delhi Police ... Read more...

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Sequence of events leading to Ramdev’s detention (Lead)


June 5th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The Ramlila Ground here Saturday witnessed high drama ranging from yoga guru Baba Ramdev's diatribe against the government to a police crackdown to end his ... Read more...

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Osama’s death, Middle East uprisings a significant blow to Al-Qaeda: US officials


May 4th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4(ANI): Osama bin Laden's death in the midst of the Middle East uprisings marks a significant blow to the network of Al-Qaeda and its affiliates, top US officials have said.The ... Read more...

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US issues travel warning over anti-American violence in terror-threat countries


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): The United States has alerted its citizens traveling and residing abroad to the enhanced potential for anti-American violence due to the country's recent counter-terrorism activity in Pakistan."Given the ... Read more...

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Gilani calls for Af-Pak cooperation in war on terror (Second Lead)


April 16th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) Visiting Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said Saturday terrorism was a common enemy of his country and Afghanistan, and called for joint effort in ... Read more...

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Mumbai eagerly awaits World Cup finale


April 1st, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) The excitement was palpable in air as cricket fans started landing at 'fortress' Mumbai for the Cricket World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka scheduled ... Read more...

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Black marketeers have field day at India-Australia quarterfinal


March 24th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) Heightened security did not deter black marketeers from having a field day at the Sardar Patel Stadium here during the India-Australia World Cup quarterfinal Thursday.The ... Read more...

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2012 London Olympic Games under terror threat from Irish Republican groups


February 15th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): British Sports Minister, Jacquelin Magnay, has warned that the 2012 Olympic Games could be targeted by Irish Republican groups.Speaking at the publication of the annual report on ... Read more...

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US facing highest terror threat since 9/11: Homeland Security chief


February 10th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.10 (ANI): US Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has warned that the country is facing its highest terror threat since 9/11.Addressing members of the US Congress on Wednesday, Napolitano said: ... Read more...

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Eight Pakistani Muslim preachers arrested in Burundi on terror suspicions


February 8th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Bujumbura, Feb 8(ANI): Burundian police have arrested eight Pakistani Muslim preachers in a mosque in the central province of Gitega, according to police and local officials."A group of eight people calling themselves ... Read more...

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