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Parliament attack recalled, families want Afzal hanged


December 13th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The nation Tuesday paid homage to the martyrs of the Parliament House terrorist strike 10 years ago that led to a flare-up on the ... Read more...

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Kishenji was given three days to surrender: Mamata


November 27th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 27 (IANS) Claiming that slain Maoist leader Kishenji had been given three days' time to surrender by security forces after he was tracked down, West Bengal Chief ... Read more...

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Four get death sentence for China terror attacks


September 15th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 15 (IANS) Four people involved in deadly terror attacks in China's Xinjiang Uygur region in July have been sentenced to death, a media report said Thursday.About 20 people ... 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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Karachi attack shows Pakistan a troubled state: Chidambaram (Lead)


May 23rd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Conveying its sadness over the loss of lives in a terror attack on a Pakistani Navy base in Karachi, India Monday said the incident ... Read more...

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`Initial plans for Mumbai attack involved only two fidayeen’


May 21st, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) had been gathering surveillance material for an attack against the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai since 2006 and the initial plans ... Read more...

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Giant security operations underway for royal wedding


April 19th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding will be covered by huge security operations, including surveillance by the UK police and CCTV cameras on ground and in ... Read more...

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BJP apprehensive on execution of Kasab’s sentence


February 21st, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Even as Mumbai terror attack convict Mohammed Ajmal Kasab's death sentence was upheld, the Bhartiya Janata party Monday expressed apprehension over the execution of the sentence. ... Read more...

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Kasab trial raised prestige of Indian judiciary: Chidambaram


February 21st, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Monday said the trial of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab had raised the prestige of the Indian judiciary and welcomed the Bombay ... Read more...

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Death for Kasab is victory of justice, says Ujjwal Nikam


February 21st, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) "This is a victory of justice and defeat of drama by Pakistani terrorist Kasab," Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam said here Monday after the Bombay High Court upheld ... Read more...

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Kasab smiled as court upheld his death sentence (Second Lead)


February 21st, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab smiled and grinned as a grim division bench of the Bombay High Court Monday upheld the death sentence awarded to him by ... Read more...

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US concerned over LeT’s expanding horizons


February 17th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) The Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) has enough capabilities to launch a Mumbai-type terrorist strike in Europe and other parts of the world, say US officials concerned over expanding ... Read more...

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Advani’s Rath Yatra root of terrorism in India: Digvijay


January 28th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) A day after he held Hindu Mahasabha founder Veer Savarkar responsible for the two-nation theory, Congress leader Digvijay Singh blamed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir on alert over Lashkar strike threat (Lead)


January 24th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 24 (IANS) A red alert was sounded across Jammu and Kashmir Monday following reports of a major terrorist strike being planned in the run-up to the Republic Day Jan ... Read more...

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Alert sounded in Jammu and Kashmir


January 24th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 24 (IANS) A red alert was sounded across Jammu and Kashmir Monday following reports of a major terrorist strike being planned in the run-up to the Republic Day Jan 26, ... Read more...

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ISI sheltering Afghan Taliban leadership in Karachi under secret programme: Report


January 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 20(ANI): Most of the Afghan Taliban frontier leadership had reportedly been sheltered in Karachi under a Pakistani security establishment's secret programme, the 'New Karachi Project', according to a newspaper ... Read more...

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Mobile calls take Varanasi blast trail to Mumbai


January 1st, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 1 (IANS) Two calls received by a particular cell phone in Varanasi's Dashawamedh Ghat area are believed to have provided major leads to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) probing ... Read more...

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No specific input about Varanasi blast: Uttar Pradesh


December 8th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 8 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday refuted Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's claim that the state had been forewarned against a possible terrorist strike on the ghats of ... Read more...

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Malik calls Chidambaram, discusses Mumbai attack probe (Lead)


October 7th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik Wednesday telephoned Indian Home Minister P. Chidambaram and discussed his country's proposal to send a commission to India to record the testimony ... Read more...

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Oz athletes at Delhi CWG in ‘top tier’ of targets for terrorists: Experts


September 25th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 25(ANI): Australian athletes at the Delhi Commonwealth Games present a top-tier target for a range of terrorist groups, security experts have said.According to The Australian, groups including the ... Read more...

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80% probability of terror attack on Delhi CWG, finds new security assessment report


September 19th, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept 19 (ANI): A new security risk assessment report has indicated that there is an eighty per cent chance that the Delhi Commonwealth Games (CWG), beginning on October 3, will come ... Read more...

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Pakistani militants want to incite Indo-Pak war: Kasuri


July 13th, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jul 13 (ANI): On the eve of Indo-Pak foreign ministers meeting slated to take place in Islamabad, Pakistan's former Foreign Minister Khursheed Mehmood Kasuri today urged both the countries not ... Read more...

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State liable in case of terror attack at atomic plants


March 24th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The government has clarified that in case of a terrorist strike at nuclear installations, the state and not the operator will be liable and assured that the ... Read more...

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Pak must weed out its ’strategic asset’ extremist groups for survival: Editorial


March 13th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.13 (ANI): Friday's serial bomb blasts in Lahore was the second terrorist strike in the city within a week which clearly suggests that claims regarding inflicting a body blow to extremists ... Read more...

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Vaishno Devi shrine security beefed up


March 12th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 12 (IANS) The security of the Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir will be strengthened as it faces a threat of terror attack, an official said here Friday. The decision ... Read more...

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Delhi steps up security measures after Pune blast


February 14th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Delhi Police strengthened security and intensified patrolling in the national capital Sunday following specific inputs about a possible terrorist strike after a bomb blast ripped through a ... Read more...

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Red alert sounded in Kanpur after specific pointers


February 14th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 14 (IANS) Amid specific inputs pointing to a possible terrorist strike in Kanpur, the Uttar Pradesh government has sounded a red alert in the city, police said. Additional Director General of ... Read more...

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Terror alert in Delhi, Indore, Kanpur after Pune blast


February 14th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) A general alert was sounded across the country and the cities of New Delhi, Indore and Kanpur put on high alert Sunday, a day after a ... Read more...

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A chronicle of Manhattan from the streets of Delhi (With Images)


February 2nd, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) A continent and the Atlantic Ocean separate the World Trade Centre and the young Vicky Roy from Purulia, an impoverished district in West Bengal, but the geographical ... Read more...

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MI5 warns of terror plot to crash Indian plane into British city (Roundup)


January 24th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Jan 24 (IANS) Terrorists linked to the Al Qaeda plan to hijack an Indian plane and crash it into a British city, security sources here were Sunday ... Read more...

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Britain raises terror attack level


January 23rd, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) The British government has raised the threat-level of a terrorist strike to "severe" over fears that the Al Qaeda is planning a wave of attacks after a ... Read more...

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Pak Punjab govt. bans New Year celebrations over fears of terror strike


December 31st, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec. 31 (ANI): In view of the deteriorating law and order situation in the province, the provincial government in Punjab has banned New Year celebrations in the city and has asked ... Read more...

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India has emerged stronger after 2611: Sonia


November 25th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi Wednesday said that India had "emerged stronger" after the 26/11 attacks and the terrorists had also "miserably failed" to break the spirit ... Read more...

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Home Ministry refuses to confirm alert on 26/11 like attack


November 2nd, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2(ANI): Union Home Ministry on Monday refused to confirm any intelligence alert suggesting a possible 26/11 like attack in the country, a Times Now report said.Earlier, it was reported ... Read more...

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Intelligence agencies issue alert, warn of sea based attack


November 2nd, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 2(ANI): Intelligence agencies on Monday issued a alert warning of possible sea-based terrorist strike in the country, a Times Now report said.According to reports, the alert has been issued ... Read more...

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