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US arrests suspect in bomb plot


January 10th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly plotting to bomb sites in the US state of Florida.Sami Osmakac, arrested Saturday night, is a naturalized US ... Read more...

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Brit universities are ‘hotbeds of Islamic extremism’: Report


April 28th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): Britain's homeland security strategy has failed to address in sufficient detail how to tackle the threat of extremism at universities, Members of Parliament and peers have said in a ... Read more...

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Saudi ‘jihadist’ accused of plotting to kill Bush had passion for violent video games


February 26th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): A Saudi national, who was arrested in Texas for allegedly plotting to blow up former President George W Bush's house and other targets in America in the name ... Read more...

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Saudi man in US custody for terror plot


February 25th, 2011 - 8:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) A Saudi Arabia-origin man has been arrested in the US state of Texas on charges of plotting terrorist attacks with weapons of mass destruction, the US justice department ... Read more...

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Notebook in pocket saves policeman’s life


November 14th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 14 (IANS) It was a notebook that saved his life. An Australian policeman is happy to be alive after an attacker lunged to stab him in the heart, but the ... Read more...

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Life term for Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad (Lead)


October 5th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar New York, Oct 5 (IANS) Pakistan-born American Faisal Shahzad, who pleaded guilty to trying to detonate a car bomb in New York's Times Square while working with the Taliban ... Read more...

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Shahzad contacted Pak Taliban to report failed Times Square bombing attempt


September 30th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 30(ANI): Failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad had returned to his home in Connecticut, and contacted the Taliban to inform one of his handlers about his act in ... Read more...

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More Faisal Shahzad’s living amongst US civilians, warns NY Police Chief


June 24th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 24 (ANI): New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly has warned of an enhanced threat from 'home grown terrorists' such as the failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad, adding that ... Read more...

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New York Times Square bomb suspect indicted on 10 charges


June 18th, 2010 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 18 (IANS) Pakistani-born American Faisal Shahzad has been indicted on 10 charges, including attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction, in New York's Times Square bombing bid. He ... Read more...

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Times Square bomber arraigned, next hearing June 1


May 19th, 2010 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar New York, May 19 (IANS) Two weeks after his arrest, Pakistani American Faisal Shahzad, who planned to detonate a car bomb at the landmark Times Square, was arraigned before ... Read more...

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Accused Times Square bomber makes first court appearance


May 19th, 2010 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 19 (DPA) The accused terrorist who allegedly tried to blow up a car in Times Square Tuesday made his first court appearance Tuesday in Manhattan. Faisal Shahzad, a naturalized US ... Read more...

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Times Square bombing suspect charged


May 5th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 5 (ANI): The Pakistani-American man arrested in the failed Times Square car bombing has been charges after he admitted to his role in the attempted attack and said ... Read more...

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Times Square suspect Faisal Shahzad to be charged with “act of terrorism”


May 5th, 2010 - 1:12 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday that the Times Square bombing suspect Faisal Shahzad will be charged "with an act of terrorism.""We anticipate charging him with ... Read more...

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Independence, OR stabbing leads to four arrests


February 9th, 2010 - 5:45 am ICT by BNO News
INDEPENDENCE, OREGON (BNO NEWS) – Independence Police on Friday arrested four individuals in Independence, Oregon after a stabbing wounded one teenager, police said.Independence Police Officers responded to reports of a fight and ... Read more...

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Detroit plotter Abdulmutallab pleads not guilty in court


January 9th, 2010 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 9 (DPA) Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, charged with attempting to blow up a Christmas Day flight over Detroit, pleaded not guilty during his first appearance in federal court Friday. Abdulmutallab said ... Read more...

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Detroit plotter Abdulmutallab indicted by grand jury


January 7th, 2010 - 6:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 7 (DPA) A federal grand jury Wednesday indicted Nigerian Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab on charges relating to his alleged attempt to blow up a US airliner on Dec 25 over Detroit. The ... Read more...

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US plane attack comes 8 years after foiled ’shoe bomber’ hit


December 26th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 26 (IANS) The attempted attack on a Northwest Airlines flight fell almost to the day eight years after another failed solo attack on an international flight just two ... Read more...

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Man arrested with gun outside Obama’s home gets five-year jail term


July 11th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, July 11 (ANI): A man arrested outside US President Barack Obama's Kenwood home with a gun last year has been sentenced to five years imprisonment.The South Side man, Omhari Sengstacke, ... Read more...

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