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Hasina warns of possible terrorist threat from Mynmarese refugees


July 29th, 2012 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has warned of possible terrorist connections among thousands of Muslim refugees trying to enter her country from neighbouring Myanmar.In an ... Read more...

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Tokyo declaration on Afghanistan backs India’s concerns on terror


July 8th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, July 8 (IANS) Backing India's concerns over terrorist safe havens in the AfPak region, the Tokyo conference of international donors on Afghanistan Sunday endorsed key recommendations of a regional ... Read more...

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British police launches anti-terror drive before Olympics


February 14th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 14 (IANS) Ahead of the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympic Games, British police has launched an anti-terrorism campaign by calling on the public to help it find potential ... 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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Five-tier security around Modi fast venue


September 16th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 16 (IANS) A five-tier security ring is being thrown around Gujarat University's plush convention hall in Ahmedabad where Chief Minister Narendra Modi is to hold his three-day ... Read more...

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Anti-India terror groups must be defeated, says US expert


September 15th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) The United States must avoid signalling it considers Pakistan-based terrorist groups that attack India less of a terrorism threat than Al Qaeda as they all share ... 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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Spies to root out Muslim extremism from British schools


September 6th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) The British government has recruited former MI5 spies in schools as a measure to root out Islamic extremism and extremists.Ministers in Britain are understood to be ... Read more...

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9/11-like attack no longer possible: EU official


September 6th, 2011 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 6 (IANS) Terror attacks similar to those that struck New York Sep 11, 2001, are "probably no longer possible", European Union (EU) counter-terrorism coordinator Gilles de Kerchove has ... Read more...

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Committed to developing civil n-energy: PM


August 24th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday assured the Lok Sabha the government was "committed" to the development of civil nuclear energy and said there "would ... 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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LeT poses formidable terrorist threat to India, US


July 1st, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) The US considers Pakistan based terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Taeba (LeT), held responsible for 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, as a formidable terrorist threat to Indian, US, and other ... 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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No apology for raid to kill Osama: US to Pakistan


May 10th, 2011 - 2:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) The United States has asked Pakistan to undertake a "full investigation" of government connections to Osama bin Laden, bluntly telling Islamabad it will make no ... Read more...

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US may use Facebook, Twitter to issue terror alerts


April 8th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.8 (ANI): The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is planning to use social networks such as Facebook and Twitter to spread terror alert warnings.DHS officials have said they ... Read more...

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Proceedings against suspended cop dropped


March 31st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 31 (IANS) Goa Police have dropped departmental action against a police inspector who was suspended for dereliction of duty during a high terror alert in 2008.Home Minister Ravi ... Read more...

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Muslim group threatens to disrupt William’s wedding


March 29th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) A group of extremist Muslims has allegedly threatened to disrupt the wedding of Prince William, saying "the day the nation has been dreaming of will ... Read more...

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Alleged Texas jihad plot underscores lone wolf terrorist threat inside US


February 26th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.26 (ANI): American counter-terrorism officials seem to be now more concerned about the emergence of a lone wolf scenario - terrorists working to hit prescribed targets in an individual capacity, and ... 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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Cameron urges British Muslims to help fight extremism


December 31st, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Friday warned that the terrorist threat in Britain is 'as serious as it ever has been' and urged the Muslims in the ... Read more...

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India on radar of terrorists, getting threats everyday: Antony


December 24th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghMinicoy (Lakshadweep), Dec 24 (ANI): India is on the radar of terrorists and has thwarted more than hundreds of threats from terror outfits in the aftermath of the 26/11 ... Read more...

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`US can learn from India’s tackling of Punjab, Kashmir’


December 18th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/London, Dec 18 (IANS) The US has said that it can learn from India for successfully tackling insurgencies in Punjab as well as Jammu and Kashmir, revealed an American embassy cable ... Read more...

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UK security report warns of terrorist threat to 2012 Olympic street parties


November 26th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.26 (ANI): A government security assessment has warned that hundreds of street parties, local festivals and big screen events across the country could be vulnerable to terrorist attack before and during ... Read more...

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Germany says ’serious attacks planned’


November 18th, 2010 - 2:53 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Nov 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) German authorities have revealed that “serious attacks” have been planned by terrorists and as such, the country has increased its security levels in its airports and railway ... Read more...

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TSA Facing Backlash From Pilots And Fliers Over Full Body Scanners


November 13th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The public protest against the full body scanners installed at 60 airports of the USA is only growing with time. However, it is not that passengers ... Read more...

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Pakistanis won’t like Obama’s India endorsement: Musharraf


November 13th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 13 (IANS) Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf says Pakistanis are not going to like US President Barack Obama's endorsement of India's bid for a permanent seat on ... Read more...

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Suspicious Packages In U.S. Bound Flights Contained PETN Explosive


October 30th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Washington, Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The two suspicious packages that were found in two U.S. bound flights in Dubai and United Kingdom contained the explosive substance PETN, United States authorities ... Read more...

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Suspicious packages, a credible terrorist threat to the US: Obama


October 30th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): President Barack Obama has described the discovery of two packages containing explosives, shipped from Yemen and addressed to synagogues in Chicago, as very "credible terrorist threat" to ... Read more...

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Paris subway station evacuated after bomb scare


September 27th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- A bomb threat on Monday threatened a heavily transited subway station in Paris, France, which was evacuated, officials said.The Saint Lazare's train station was evacuated after an anonymous ... Read more...

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Britain at ’substantial’ threat from Irish-related terrorism, warns Home Secretary


September 25th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 25 (ANI): The threat level to Great Britain from Irish-related terrorism has gone from moderate to substantial, meaning an attack is a 'strong possibility', the Home Secretary Theresa May has ... Read more...

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Homegrown radicals changing terrorism threat in U.S.


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.22 (ANI): The rising threat from homegrown radicals makes terrorist plots against the U.S. harder to detect and more likely to succeed, top administration officials are scheduled to tell Congress on ... 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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U.S. government, Interpol warn of violent anti-U.S. demonstrations around the world


September 10th, 2010 - 1:22 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON/FRANCE (BNO NEWS) -- Interpol on Thursday issued a global alert in which it warned that terrorist attacks are likely if the proposed Koran burning in the United States goes ahead as ... Read more...

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Interpol: Global Alert High Terror Threat If Dove World Outreach Center Burns Quran!


September 9th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Warning: Interpol has issued a global alert to all its member countries, warning of an increased threat of terrorism if the proposed Quran burning in ... Read more...

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US says Pak Taliban part of ‘most dangerous terrorist threat’ to it, war on terror


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 2(ANI): The Tehrik-i-Taliban (TTP), also known as the Pakistani Taliban, has been identified as part of the 'most dangerous terrorist threat' to the United States and its war on ... Read more...

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