Security tightened for Ramdeora Mela in Rajasthan after alert on terrorist

Following alert by Rajasthan's Anti Terrorist Squad on possible infiltration by 15 terrorists and attacks by them, foolproof security arrangements have been for the ongoing Baba Ramdeora Mela in Jaisalmer district, a senior police official said on Sunday.

No evidence of specific threat from ISIS: US

 The US is currently not aware of any specific threat emanating from the ISIS terror group active in Iraq and Syria, the Obama administration said today.

DNA: Shocking video of ISIS showing slaughter of Syrian soldiers

The Islamic State (IS) militants have released horrific video of some Syrian soldiers marching through a desert dressed only in their underwear, apparently on their way to be executed.

Terrorists waiting to cross into Rajasthan from Pakistan, alert issued
Terrorists waiting to cross into Rajasthan from Pakistan, alert issued

The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS )of Rajasthan Police has issued an alert over the possibility of a group of terrorists looking to enter Rajasthan from across the international border with Pakistan.

Yemeni troops kill three Al Qaeda gunmen

At least three Al Qaeda militants were killed in a raid by the Yemeni armed forces Wednesday, a security official said.

US slaps sanctions on Taliban figures, financing arm

The United States imposed sanctions today on a Taliban financing company and two key Taliban men, labeling them global terrorists as it continued to crack down on the militant group.

Sri Lanka delists Indian, 2 others from designated terrorists

An Indian was among three persons who have been removed from Sri Lanka`s designated terrorist list, containing names of those allegedly supporting LTTE`s attempts of resurgence.

India slams Pak`s `selective approach` in tackling terror groups

Slamming Pakistan`s "selective approach" in tackling terrorist groups, India has made it clear that there is a need for "an environment free from terror and violence" for any dialogue to be meaningful.

Terrorists could use Ebola virus to make `dirty bomb`: Expert

An anthropologist has warned that terror group such as al Qaeda could use flesh-eating Ebola virus to create a "dirty bomb" that might be used to explode cities in the UK.

IM terrorists Tehsin Akhtar, Zia-Ur-Rahman `still conspiring` terror acts: NIA

NIA on Friday told a special court that suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists Tehsin Akhtar and Zia-Ur-Rahman are "still conspiring" to carry out terror strikes at various prominent places in India, especially the national capital, with the aid of Pakistan-based handlers.

Yemen hands over Al Qaeda suspects to Saudi Arabia

Yemen has handed over eight suspected Al Qaeda militants to Saudi Arabia, officials said Friday.

Operation against militants achieving objectives: Pakistan Army

Pakistan army said it had cleared over 70 percent of a town that was 2nd largest stronghold of terrorists in North Waziristan tribal region.

Islamist militant group may be planning attack in Norway: Police

An Islamist militant group with ties to Syria may be planning an attack in Norway, possibly within the coming days, Benedicte Bjoernland, the head of the Police Security Service, PST, said on Thursday.

Iraqi PM accuses Kurds of providing base to terrorists

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki Wednesday accused the Kurds of providing a base for the operations of terrorist groups, promising to free all lands seized by the militants.

Italy warns `terrorists` could be crossing in migrant boats

Italy`s armed forces chief warned today that terrorists could be using migrant boats to cross the Mediterranean to Europe, amid increased concern among intelligence services of possible attacks by extremists.

SIMI members had roles in Patna rally serial blasts: Police

Some members of banned SIMI were involved in the serial blasts in the Patna rally attended by Prime Minister Modi during the election campaign, a senior police officer today told a tribunal headed by a Delhi High Court judge.

Saudi king slams religious extremists as Muslims mark Ramadan

Saudi King Abdullah on Sunday sharply criticised religious extremists, vowing not to let "a handful of terrorists... terrify Muslims", in a speech marking the start of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan.

Pakistani forces kill 47 militants in airstrikes

Pakistani fighter jets Tuesday bombed hideouts of militants in two tribal regions killing 47 terrorists, the military said.

30 terrorists killed in Pakistan air strikes

At least 30 terrorists were killed in targeted strikes by Pakistani fighter jets in the country`s restive North Waziristan and Khyber tribal areas, a Pakistani army official said Saturday.

30 militants killed in Pak military operation in tribal belt

At least 30 militants were killed today in targeted airstrikes conducted by Pakistan`s military in the restive northwest tribal region, taking the total number of terrorists killed in the army`s all-out offensive against the Taliban to over 260.