9/11

Airlines settle Twin Towers claim over 9/11 attacks

American Airlines and United Airlines have agreed to a USD 95.1 million settlement with the developer of the World Trade Centre over the September 11, 2001 attacks, ending 13 years of litigation.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
NASA remembers September 11 horror, releases terror attack images

NASA remembers September 11 horror, releases terror attack images

The space agency has released the images that were taken from the International Space Station few hours after the attack.

Sep 12, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Rex Tillerson pays tribute to 9/11 victims

Rex Tillerson pays tribute to 9/11 victims

The president and first lady joined thousands of service members and families of 9/11 victims at the Pentagon, where hundreds of military personnel were killed after a hijacked plane crashed into the western side of the complex on Sept. 11, 2001.

Sep 11, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
World Trade Centre was target of terrorists 8 years before 9/11

World Trade Centre was target of terrorists 8 years before 9/11

In 1993, a huge truck bomb was detonated in the basement of the Center's North Tower, killing six people and injuring over a 1000. 

Sep 11, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
Worry about Saudi carrying out another 9/11: Iran to Donald Trump

Worry about Saudi carrying out another 9/11: Iran to Donald Trump

Rejecting Donald Trump's continuous attacks on Tehran, Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif Khonsari said that the U.S. President should rather discuss how to prevent Saudi Arabia from carrying out another 9/11 attack.

May 22, 2017, 10:13 AM IST

Days after 9/11: The ordeal Osama bin Laden's wives, children faced

The world`s once most wanted man Osama bin Laden, who changed the face of terrorism by orchestrating the September 11 attacks on the twin towers of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon in which around 3,000 people were killed, tried to ensure that his family and children stayed safe in the aftermath of the attacks. But his jihadist ideology rendered their lives with uncertainties.Osama`s family was on a constant run after the September 11 attacks. It moved from Kandahar to Tora Bora mountains, then to Pakistan and eventually entered Iran as refugees and after the May 2011 Abbottabad raid, his three wives Khairiah and Hamzah and Amal were detained in Pakistan for a year.

May 08, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Ex-US Navy SEAL reveals Osama bin Laden's head had to be put together for identification

Ex-US Navy SEAL reveals Osama bin Laden's head had to be put together for identification

Robert O'Neill, the former Navy SEAL Team 6 shooter, reasserted his claim that he alone pumped three bullets into Osama bin Laden.

Apr 10, 2017, 12:25 PM IST
Obama vetoes bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia

Obama vetoes bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia

The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) bill, passed by both the chambers of the Republican controlled Congress, would have jeopardized the long standing international principles regarding sovereignty and would have made adverse impact with US interests and nationals overseas, Obama said.

Sep 24, 2016, 06:10 AM IST
''I didn't think it was a big deal,'' Hillary Clinton says of pneumonia bout

''I didn't think it was a big deal,'' Hillary Clinton says of pneumonia bout

Hillary Clinton`s pneumonia disclosure was made public hours after her campaign said she had become "overheated".

Sep 13, 2016, 09:09 AM IST
Barack Obama to veto bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi

Barack Obama to veto bill allowing 9/11 victims to sue Saudi

The White House confirmed Monday that President Barack Obama will veto a bill that would allow relatives of victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia for compensation.

Sep 13, 2016, 05:01 AM IST
Gulf states condemn law letting 9/11 families sue Saudi Arabia

Gulf states condemn law letting 9/11 families sue Saudi Arabia

Fifteen of the 19 hijackers who crashed airliners in New York, outside Washington and in Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001, were Saudi nationals.

Sep 12, 2016, 17:03 PM IST

NFL: Chiefs player protests during anthem on 9/11 anniversary

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters raised his right fist during the US national anthem Sunday on the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks -- the latest NFL player to join Colin Kaepernick`s protest against racial inequality.

Sep 12, 2016, 01:21 AM IST
United States mourns on 15th anniversary of 9/11

United States mourns on 15th anniversary of 9/11

America commemorated the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks Sunday with emotional services of remembrance in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania to honor those who perished in the world`s deadliest terror strikes.

Sep 12, 2016, 01:15 AM IST
US House allows 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia, bill heads to Barack Obama

US House allows 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia, bill heads to Barack Obama

The bill now heads to President Barack Obama`s desk, just days before the 15th anniversary of the attacks.

Sep 09, 2016, 22:10 PM IST

US inquiry: no conclusive proof of Saudi govt link to 9/11

Following a decision by President Barack Obama, the so-called "28 pages" of findings were made public.

Jul 16, 2016, 00:28 AM IST

Removal of judge, prosecutors sought in Guantanamo 9/11 case

They said that the judge had previously directed the government to preserve the evidence and then allowed it to be destroyed without notifying the defense lawyers, who learned about it last month.

May 12, 2016, 02:56 AM IST
'Sighed with relief only after Osama Bin Laden's body reached Afghanistan' - Barack Obama in candid interview

'Sighed with relief only after Osama Bin Laden's body reached Afghanistan' - Barack Obama in candid interview

Speaking candidly about the severity of the risks involved in the operation to take out 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden, United States President Barack Obama said that it was only after the terrorist's dead body landed on Afghan soil safely did the celebrations begin and states that it was a 'uniquely complicated' operation with high stakes.

May 03, 2016, 11:34 AM IST
Donald Trump's presidency will 'lead to another 9/11': South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham

Donald Trump's presidency will 'lead to another 9/11': South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham

Republican front-runner Donald Trump's foreign policy will lead to another terrorist attack on the scale of the September 11, 2011 attacks, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham said.

May 02, 2016, 14:26 PM IST
Gaffe-prone Donald Trump again becomes a butt of jokes on Twitter, know why

Gaffe-prone Donald Trump again becomes a butt of jokes on Twitter, know why

Republican front-runner in the race for the White House, Donald Trump, became a butt of jokes of Twitter for mixing up 9/11 attack with 7/Eleven -- a popular chain of convenience stores.

Apr 19, 2016, 18:17 PM IST

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