Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 20:32
The declaration of an Islamic caliphate in parts of Iraq and Syria is a direct challenge to al Qaeda and could set off a dangerous contest for the leadership of the global jihadist movement, experts say.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 01:55
In a chilling reminder to India`s new government under Narendra Modi of the perils that be, al Qaeda has reportedly released a video calling upon Muslims in Kashmir to follow example of Iraqis and Syrians and revolt against the authorities.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 00:25
Algerian jihadist Mokhtar Belmokhtar, whose group occupied northern Mali in 2012, pledged allegiance to Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri in a statement posted Wednesday on Islamist websites.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 02:53
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has called in an interview for militants to kidnap Westerners, especially Americans, to exchange them for jihadist captives.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 00:00
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has called in an interview for militants to kidnap Westerners, especially Americans, to exchange them for jihadist captives.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11:44
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has called for unity in a new interview amid widening divisions with a rival jihadist organisation rooted in the Syrian civil war.
Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 02:51
Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri`s brother is to stand trial with 67 others for forming a "terrorist group" and plotting attacks after Islamist president Mohammed Morsi`s ouster, Egyptian state media reported on Sunday.
Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 00:04
The brother of Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri will stand trial in Egypt along with 67 others on charges of forming a "terrorist group", state media reported on Sunday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 21:00
Syria`s official al Qaeda affiliate on Tuesday gave rival jihadists a five-day ultimatum to submit to a joint Islamic court after a top operative was killed in a suicide bombing.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 18:04
Bangladesh`s elite anti-crime force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) Tuesday morning arrested a youth for circulating an audio-clip of Al Qaeda chief Ayman Al-Zawahiri calling for an "intifada" (uprising) in the country.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 02:58
Bangladesh said Sunday it will look into the recent "Al Qaeda threat" to wage an intifada in the country that sparked a war of words among political parties.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014, 20:05
Bangladesh launched probe into purported audio message from al Qaeda chief Ayman al- Zawahiri asking Muslims to launch a "jihad" against the West but said it was capable of tackling such threats.
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