Al Qaeda

Pakistan reacts after US suspends military aid, says fight against terrorism will suffer

Pakistan reacts after US suspends military aid, says fight against terrorism will suffer

The US depends on Pakistan for ferrying supplies to its troops in landlocked Afghanistan.

Jan 05, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
Al Qaeda releases new video, says war on Indian cities key to victory in Kashmir

Al Qaeda releases new video, says war on Indian cities key to victory in Kashmir

Mehmood, in the 42-minute video recorded in Urdu, said it was necessary for "the jihadi movement to strengthen and expand its activities in the region and target Indian interests.

Dec 27, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
Make Kolkata and Delhi war zone to rescue Kashmir, says Al-Qaeda in new video

Make Kolkata and Delhi war zone to rescue Kashmir, says Al-Qaeda in new video

Usama Mehmood, the second-in-command of the subcontinent unit of Al-Qaeda has featured in the video.

Dec 27, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
US Vice President Mike Pence pays surprise visit to US troops in Afghanistan

US Vice President Mike Pence pays surprise visit to US troops in Afghanistan

The superpower`s vexed campaign against Al Qaeda and the Taliban -- born from the rubble of the 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington -- receives ever-less public attention in the United States these days.

Dec 22, 2017, 17:27 PM IST
CPEC's Chinese workers in Pakistan may be targeted by terrorists, China embassy warns

CPEC's Chinese workers in Pakistan may be targeted by terrorists, China embassy warns

Thousands of Chinese workers have gone to Pakistan following Beijing`s pledge to spend $57 billion there on projects in "Belt and Road" development plan.

Dec 08, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
Taliban dubs death of top Al-Qaeda leader a 'propaganda'

Taliban dubs death of top Al-Qaeda leader a 'propaganda'

Terror outfit Taliban has dubbed the reports of Al-Qaeda's top leader's death a 'propaganda'.

Dec 06, 2017, 16:23 PM IST
Swimming pool, patios, gym: Jihadists go to rehab at '5-star' Saudi centre

Swimming pool, patios, gym: Jihadists go to rehab at '5-star' Saudi centre

Riyadh's Mohammed bin Nayef Counselling and Care Centre, a cushy halfway house between prison and freedom, spotlights a controversial Saudi strategy for tackling homegrown extremists.

Nov 30, 2017, 00:17 AM IST
Man arrested in Australia over alleged terror plot

Man arrested in Australia over alleged terror plot

Australian police have arrested a man they allege was planning to carry out a terror attack during New Year`s Eve celebrations in Melbourne.

Nov 28, 2017, 08:14 AM IST

Al Qaeda front's two militants among three held in Kolkata

Three persons, including two suspected members of Bangladesh-based Islamist group Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), were arrested on Tuesday from the Kolkata railway station, a police officer said.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:06 PM IST

US says would like to have Taliban on negotiating table

President Donald Trump in August laid out his South Asia policy vowing to keep American troops on Afghan soil.

Nov 12, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
Tihar jail official denies sexual harassment of Al-Qaeda man

Tihar jail official denies sexual harassment of Al-Qaeda man

A Tihar jail official on Thursday told the Patiala House court that sexual harassment allegations raised by suspected Al-Qaeda operative and British national Samiun Rahman is an endeavour to perpetrate security system.

Nov 10, 2017, 08:46 AM IST
Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden followed developments in Kashmir, David Headley

Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden followed developments in Kashmir, David Headley

The Qaeda leader was killed in the May 2, 2011, raid by US Navy SEALs after nearly 10 years in hiding following the September 2001 attacks.

Nov 03, 2017, 07:25 AM IST
CIA releases files on Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, including 228-page personal diary handwritten in Arabic

CIA releases files on Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, including 228-page personal diary handwritten in Arabic

Documents were released to help people gain insights into workings of terrorist organisations

 

Nov 02, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Terror hits New York again: Timeline of past attacks

Terror hits New York again: Timeline of past attacks

An attack in New York on Tuesday in which a man driving a pic

Nov 01, 2017, 12:15 PM IST
Centre working to find permanent solution for terrorism and militancy: Rajnath Singh

Centre working to find permanent solution for terrorism and militancy: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that the world is facing many challenges pertaining to security which includes terrorism, cyber terrorism and radicalisation.

Oct 30, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

US airstrike kills five Al Qaeda militants in Yemen

At least five militants of the Yemen-based Al Qaeda branch were killed when a US drone strike hit their vehicle in the country's central province of al-Bayda on Thursday, a security official told Xinhua.

Oct 20, 2017, 08:19 AM IST
All about Syria conflict

All about Syria conflict

Syria`s 300,000-strong pre-war army has been halved by deaths, defections and draft-dodging.

Oct 17, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
'Time to designate Pakistan, Qatar, Turkey sponsors of terrorism'

'Time to designate Pakistan, Qatar, Turkey sponsors of terrorism'

Since 1979, the US State Department similar to India's Ministry of External Affairs has maintained a list of State Sponsor of Terrorism.

Oct 02, 2017, 06:19 AM IST

US court convicts al-Qaeda member of terror attack in Afghan

A federal court in the US has convicted an American al-Qaeda member involved in a terror attack at a US military base in Afghanistan.

Sep 30, 2017, 08:03 AM IST
UNSC must use sanctions as weapon against terror funding in Afghanistan: India

UNSC must use sanctions as weapon against terror funding in Afghanistan: India

India has asked the UN Security Council to use sanctions regime as a weapon against terror funding in Afghanistan.

Sep 26, 2017, 15:30 PM IST