Kenya attack

Suspected Shebab kill 14 in northern Kenya attack

Suspected Shebab kill 14 in northern Kenya attack

At least 14 people were killed Tuesday when suspected Islamic militants raided a northern Kenyan town on the border with war-torn Somalia, officials said.

Jul 07, 2015, 10:52 AM IST
Kenya offers Sh20mn bounty for Garissa university attack mastermind

Kenya offers Sh20mn bounty for Garissa university attack mastermind

The Kenyan Interior Ministry has named an al Shabaab commander as the mastermind of the deadly assault on Garissa University attack and put a bounty worth 20 million Kenyan shillings on his head.

Apr 06, 2015, 12:01 PM IST
Five suspects nabbed in connection to Kenya's Garissa University gun attack

Five suspects nabbed in connection to Kenya's Garissa University gun attack

Five people have been nabbed in connection to the gun attack in Kenya`s Garissa University, which killed 148 people, sources said.

Apr 04, 2015, 12:00 PM IST
Kenya university attack: Locals express anger over security failures

Kenya university attack: Locals express anger over security failures

The death toll in an assault by Somali militants on a Kenyan university is likely to climb above 147, a government source and media said on Friday, as anger grew among local residents over what they say as a government failure to prevent bloodshed.

Apr 04, 2015, 08:08 AM IST

Kenya attack survivor says gunmen had scouted Garissa campus

The Islamic extremists who slaughtered 148 people at a college in northeast Kenya as they shouted "God is great" appeared to have planned extensively, even targeting a site where Christians had gone to pray, survivors said on Friday.

Apr 04, 2015, 00:40 AM IST

Kenya`s 50th independence anniversary marred by attacks

Thirteen people have been killed in four attacks in Kenya during week-long celebrations to mark the country`s 50th anniversary of independence, including the first attack on tourists in two years.

Dec 15, 2013, 09:21 AM IST

Eight, including five policemen, killed in Kenya attack

A government official says unknown gunmen killed eight people, including five policemen, in an ambush in eastern Kenya.

Dec 11, 2013, 02:26 AM IST

Names of 4 Somali gunmen in Kenya mall attack ID`d

Officials investigating the Westgate Mall attack in Kenya now know the real names of all four gunmen.

Nov 19, 2013, 11:47 AM IST

Norwegian investigated for Kenya attack

Norwegian authorities say they are investigating a Norwegian citizen of Somali origin who is suspected of involvement in the terror attack on a mall in Kenya last month.

Oct 10, 2013, 23:41 PM IST

Kenya attack victim`s body brought to Bangalore; consigned to flames

The body of city businessman Sudarshan B Nagraj, who was shot dead in Kenya`s Westgate Mall terror attack, was brought here on Saturday and consigned to flames, according to the victim’s elder brother.

Sep 28, 2013, 19:58 PM IST

US mom, 5 kids survive Kenya mall attack

American Katherine Walton grabbed her three young daughters and dove to the mall`s tiled floor. Later, a terrorist gunmen skinny, small, with a huge gun looked into Walton`s eyes but didn`t shoot. She and the girls, as Walton put it, were hiding in plain view, yet they weren`t seen.

Sep 28, 2013, 11:55 AM IST

Kenya attack carefully planned: Report

The Somalia-based militants, who stormed a Kenyan mall had a detailed plan and had hidden weapons at the scene beforehand, according to US officials.

Sep 25, 2013, 22:45 PM IST

Why did al Shabaab attack Kenya?

Somalia’s extremist group al Shabaab targeted the Westgate shopping centre in Kenya’s capital.

Sep 23, 2013, 21:20 PM IST

Narendra Modi urges PM to help Indian victims of Nairobi terror attack

Narendra Modi has urged Manmohan Singh to use his good office to ensure safety of Indian victims in the Nairobi terror attack.

Sep 23, 2013, 19:25 PM IST

Kenya mall attack: Who is Samantha Lewthwaite, the `White Widow`?

July 7, 2005, London`s Tube at King’s Cross station killed 26 people. Bomber Germaine Lindsay`s wife Samantha Lewthwaite, denied knowledge of the attack. She is the `White Widow` in Kenya mall attack.

Sep 23, 2013, 13:48 PM IST