Shiva temple swept away, prayers at Kedarnath to begin on Sept 11

Swollen waters of the Bhagirathi following incessant overnight rains washed away a famous Shiva temple in Uttarkashi.

Defendants sit out Guantanamo hearing in 9/11 case

The Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal is back in session in the September 11 case, but without the defendants.

US confirms Osama bin Laden`s son-in-law capture in Jordan

Al Qaeda propagandist Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is expected to be in US federal court in New York on Friday in an initial hearing to face terror charges.

Judge grants access to secret Guantanamo camp

The judge presiding over the September 11 war crimes tribunal is allowing defence lawyers their first chance to see the secret section of the Guantanamo Bay prison.

US won`t drop conspiracy charge against 9/11 plotters

The Pentagon appointee overseeing the Guantanamo war crimes court has refused to drop conspiracy charges against five accused plotters of the 9/11 attacks.

Al Qaeda releases 9/11 anniversary video

Al Qaeda`s leader claims in a video posted on the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks that his warriors "defeated America in Iraq".

Final resting place of 9/11 victims - a landfill

The Pentagon revealed that
partial, incinerated remains of some September 11 victims that could not be identified were sent to a landfill.

US: Bush hails 9/11 heroes, Obama urges vigilance

The spectre of fresh threats hung over Americans as they readied to mark 9/11.

Military raises alert level ahead of September 11

The Pentagon was among the targets of the 9/11 attacks, in which al Qaeda killed almost 3000.

Al Qaeda plotted train attack to mark Sept 11

Al Qaeda was looking into trying to tip a train by tampering with rails.

US stalls on September 11 trial for 5 at Gitmo

US hasn`t made a decision on whether to seek a military or civilian trial.

Years later, looking for traces of Sept 11 victims

While much of New York has tried to return to normal since September 11, 2001, the search for victims of the World Trade Center attacks goes on every day.

Al Qaeda sleeper agent sentenced to over 8 years

A US judge sentenced al Qaeda sleeper agent Ali al-Marri to more than eight years in prison, rejecting pleas from prosecutors for a much longer jail term.