Osama bin Laden

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
Iran denounces CIA's files on Osama bin Laden, calls it 'fake'

Iran denounces CIA's files on Osama bin Laden, calls it 'fake'

Iran has accused the CIA of spreading "fake news" about the Islamic republic with newly declassified files seized in the 2011 raid in Pakistan in which Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed.

Nov 03, 2017, 14:21 PM 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
'Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut'

'Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut'

Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its borders.

Sep 21, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut: US Officials

Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut: US Officials

: Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its borders.

Sep 21, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
Musharraf hints Dawood Ibrahim in Karachi, asks 'Why should we help India?'

Musharraf hints Dawood Ibrahim in Karachi, asks 'Why should we help India?'

Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has hinted that fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, the key accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, is in Karachi.

Aug 31, 2017, 11:22 AM IST

Pakistani political parties get foreign funds: PTI

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has accused some political parties in the country of receiving funds from foreign countries including Libya, Saudi Arabia and Iran, the media reported on Tuesday.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:28 PM IST
US Congressmen say Pakistan accountable for American blood on its hands, table bill to revoke Islamabad's ally status

US Congressmen say Pakistan accountable for American blood on its hands, table bill to revoke Islamabad's ally status

A MNNA country is eligible for priority delivery of defense material, an expedited arms sale process, and a US loan guarantee program.

Jun 23, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) said its fighters had captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan, but the Taliban on Thursday dismissed the claim, saying they were still in control of the cave complex that once housed the former al Qaeda leader.

Jun 15, 2017, 21:49 PM IST
Islamic State claims it's taken Osama bin Laden's Afghan hideout of Tora Bora

Islamic State claims it's taken Osama bin Laden's Afghan hideout of Tora Bora

The Islamic State group is claiming its fighters have captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan.

Jun 15, 2017, 12:50 PM IST
Ex-Navy SEAL who claims he killed bin Laden bought 'never coming back' gifts

Ex-Navy SEAL who claims he killed bin Laden bought 'never coming back' gifts

Robert O'Neill, the former Navy SEAL who claims to have fired the shots that killed Osama Bin Laden, said that ahead of 2011 Abbottabad raid, he gave departing gifts to his children and believed that he won't be able to meet his family again.

May 21, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Saddam Hussain caught applying for Aadhaar card in Osama bin Laden's name

Saddam Hussain caught applying for Aadhaar card in Osama bin Laden's name

Mansuri is now behind bars after he was arrested in Mandal in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district, ANI reported.

May 15, 2017, 23:35 PM IST

Fair is foul and foul is fair in Syria

Saeed Naqvi/IANS

May 15, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
Osama bin Laden's son plans to ''avenge'' his father's death

Osama bin Laden's son plans to ''avenge'' his father's death

Osama Bin Laden`s documents seized in the Abbottabad raid reveal that the Al-Qaeda leader`s son, Hamza Bin Laden is most likely to carry forward his father`s infamous legacy forward and avenge his dad`s deathA former FBI agent Ali Soufan.

May 13, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza bent on avenging his father's death: Ex-FBI agent

Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza bent on avenging his father's death: Ex-FBI agent

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is poised to lead a stronger, larger al Qaeda and is "bent on avenging" his father's death, according to a former FBI agent familiar with the personal letters seized in a dramatic US raid that killed the al Qaeda leader in Pakistan's Abbottabad.

May 13, 2017, 13:44 PM IST

Osama bin Laden's son wants to avenge father: Ex-FBI agent

Osama Bin Laden was killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan, on May 2, 2011, by US Navy SEAL Team Six.

May 13, 2017, 08:29 AM IST
Nawaz Sharif-Osama bin Laden money deal: Has Imran Khan `proved` that Pakistan PM promotes jihad in Kashmir?

Nawaz Sharif-Osama bin Laden money deal: Has Imran Khan `proved` that Pakistan PM promotes jihad in Kashmir?

The party of Pakistan's opposition leader Imran Khan has been calling for Nawaz Sharif's resignation for alleged corruption.

May 10, 2017, 09:57 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
FBI translator flees to Syria, marries ISIS terrorist she was assigned to investigate – Know what happened next

FBI translator flees to Syria, marries ISIS terrorist she was assigned to investigate – Know what happened next

Daniela Greene married Denis Cuspert, a German rapper turned ISIS pitchman, in 2014.

May 02, 2017, 23:01 PM IST