Twitter hashtag to fight racial attacks in US

An Indian American woman has created #AfterSeptember11 on micro-blogging site Twitter to speak up against the racial attacks Indians have been facing in the US after the September 11 terror attacks.

'Dust Lady' from iconic 9/11 photograph dies of cancer
'Dust Lady' from iconic 9/11 photograph dies of cancer

A survivor of the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York who was featured in one of the most iconic photographs of the outrage has died of stomach cancer. She was 42.

Ailing 9/11 firefighter wins USD 5 mn lottery in US

A retired firefighter, who severely damaged his lungs while responding to the 9/11 terror attack at the World Trade Centre, has won a whopping USD 5 million in a lottery here in the US.

'Welcome Back' to release on September 11
'Welcome Back' to release on September 11

The sequel to 2007 hit comedy 'Welcome' is set to hit the big screens on September 11, 2015.

'Bhaag Johnny' to release on September 11
'Bhaag Johnny' to release on September 11

 Actor Kunal Kemmu-starrer "Bhaag Johnny", directed by Shivam Nair of "Ahista Ahista" fame, will hit theatres on September 11 this year.

Hearing for accused 9/11 plotters halted after infiltration charge

A U.S. military judge on Monday halted a pre-trial hearing for Guantanamo Bay inmates accused of plotting the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks after one of the accused said his interpreter had worked at a secret CIA prison.

Guantanamo hearings for 9/11 plotters postponed

The first open pre-trial hearings with accused 9/11 plotters Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and Ramzi Binalshibh since the release of a damning Senate report on CIA torture have been postponed until February, officials said.

9/11 illness kills 3 retired firefighters in 1 day

The Fire Department of New York says three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero have died on the same day from illnesses related to the September 11, 2001 attacks.

DNA: Obama unveils strategy against ISIS on eve of 9/11

US President Barack Obama unveiled his administration’s strategy for military action against the Islamic State (ISIS) on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

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In first, NYC memorial to be open on night of 9/11

The September 11 memorial plaza will be open on the night of the attacks' anniversary this year, marking the first time the general public will be able to visit ground zero on the commemoration date.

First World Trade Center tower makes debut 12 years after 9/11

The first office tower at Ground Zero since the September 11, 2001 attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center will open on Wednesday, marking a comeback for the Lower Manhattan site.

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.

Williams to carry U.S. hopes on 9/11 anniversary

Six months after she nearly died, Serena Williams finds herself carrying the hopes of a grieving nation at the U.S. Open.

A decade on, rise of BRICs shaped by September 11

As his global teleconference broke up in disarray on September 11, 2001, a top economist at a US investment bank began to ponder what the attacks on the United States might tell him about the future shape of the world. His conclusions had little to do with Al Qaeda.