'US considered nuking Afghanistan post 9/11'

A nuclear strike against Afghanistan was on the table in Washington in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001, Michael Steiner, a senior German diplomat has revealed, media reported on Sunday.

'US refuses Osama bin Laden's death certificate to his son'
'US refuses Osama bin Laden's death certificate to his son'

 Whistleblowing organisation WikiLeaks has published more than 60,000 diplomatic cables from Saudi Arabia that revel, amont others that the US embassy in Saudi Arabia had refused Osama bin Laden`s son a death certificate.

Documents show bitter CIA dispute over pre-9/11 performance
Documents show bitter CIA dispute over pre-9/11 performance

Top CIA officials fought bitterly in the years after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks over whether U.S. intelligence agencies could have done more to stop the deadliest terrorist strikes in American history, documents released on Friday show.

'The Spectacular Jihad...' inspired by 9/11 attacks

Film director Raghav Murali's forthcoming film "The Spectacular Jihad of Taz Rahim" has drawn its inspiration from the 9/11 attacks.

New York celebrates opening of World Trade Center deck

Testament to the regeneration of New York, nearly 14 years after the 9/11 attacks, is the new observation deck at the World Trade Center, offering spectacular views across the city.

Lynch sworn in as top US law enforcement official

President Barack Obama`s choice for US attorney general, Loretta Lynch, was sworn in at her new job on Monday, becoming the first African American woman to hold the post.

Lawyer for accused 9/11 plotter alleges mistreatment at Guantanamo

An attorney for a Saudi man charged in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks accused his U.S. jailers at the Guantanamo Bay military prison on Thursday of mistreatment.

Hearing for accused 9/11 plotters halted after infiltration charge

A U.S. military judge on Monday halted a pre-trial hearing for Guantanamo Bay inmates accused of plotting the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks after one of the accused said his interpreter had worked at a secret CIA prison.

Americans still confusing Sikhs for Muslims: Study

More than a decade after 9/11, Americans who come across a turban-wearing Sikh are still prone to mistaking him for a Muslim, according to a study released on Monday.

Peshawar school massacre 'Pakistan's 9/11': Minister

A Taliban massacre at a school is "Pakistan's 9/11", the country's top foreign policy official said on Friday, saying the assault that left 149 dead would change the country's approach to fighting terror.

CIA paid Poland to ease qualms over secret prison: Senate report

Poland threatened to halt the transfer of al Qaeda suspects to a secret CIA jail on its soil 11 years ago, but became more "flexible" after the Central Intelligence Agency gave it a large sum of money, according to a US Senate report.

Robin Williams' eldest son remembers dad on 9/11
Robin Williams' eldest son remembers dad on 9/11

 Robin Williams' son Zak Williams recently tweeted how much he missed his father whilst recalling the September 11, 2001 tragedy.

9/11 anniversary: PM Modi spreads Swami Vivekananda’s message

If Swami Vivekananda's message of universal brotherhood been followed by the world, history would not have witnessed "dastardly acts" like 9/11 in the US, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday.

DNA: Obama unveils strategy against ISIS on eve of 9/11

US President Barack Obama unveiled his administration’s strategy for military action against the Islamic State (ISIS) on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

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In first, NYC memorial to be open on night of 9/11

The September 11 memorial plaza will be open on the night of the attacks' anniversary this year, marking the first time the general public will be able to visit ground zero on the commemoration date.

Obama honours WWII, 9/11 generations at Normandy

President Barack Obama is paying tribute to the World War II and 9/11 generations in a visit to Normandy on the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion.

Chinese Internet users slam US response to `China`s 9/11`

The US embassy in China said on social media that it condemned the "terrible and senseless act of violence in Kunming" and expressed condolences to those affected in what it said was a "tragedy".

NY residents sue over World Trade Centre security

New Yorkers living around the rebuilt World Trade Centre are fighting what they call the "fortresslike" security planned for their neighbourhood saying the USD 40 million barrier would block them in.

9/11 suspect ejected by Gitmo judge after CIA outburst

One of the men suspected of planning the September 11, 2001 attacks was twice ejected from a US military court on Tuesday after making outbursts about secret CIA prisons and torture.