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Fight against terrorism is the fight for all: Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh

Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh today said the fight against terrorism was universal and concerned the entire humanity, referring to the US bombing on Islamic State (IS) complex in Afghanistan.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:43 PM IST
Kerala ISIS suspects killed in US bombing in Afghanistan's Achin?

Kerala ISIS suspects killed in US bombing in Afghanistan's Achin?

The MOAB is also known as the "mother of all bombs." A MOAB is a 21,600-pound, GPS-guided munition that is America's most powerful non-nuclear bomb.

Apr 14, 2017, 10:16 AM IST

North Korea calls US bombing of Syria 'unacceptable'

North Korea on Sunday condemned the US bombing in Syria as an "absolutely unacceptable aggression" against a sovereign state and said this justifies Pyongyang's further military development.

Apr 09, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

`Last airman in US bombing of Hiroshima dies`

The last surviving crewman of the Enola Gay, the US plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on Japan near the end of World War II, has died, US media has reported.

Jul 30, 2014, 13:40 PM IST

Father of man FBI shot claims his son was executed

The father of a Chechen immigrant killed in Florida while being interrogated by the FBI about his ties to a Boston Marathon bombings suspect said on Thursday that the US agents killed his son "execution-style."

May 30, 2013, 23:11 PM IST

Boston bombings case: Judge rejects defence bid to photograph Tsarnaev

A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who want to take periodic photos of him in prison.

May 18, 2013, 08:38 AM IST

‘Boston suspect left note blaming US wars for attack’

The lone-surviving Boston bombings suspect has claimed responsibility for the deadly terror attack in a note written on the wall of the boat he hid in, saying it was retribution for US wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

May 16, 2013, 20:58 PM IST

Boston bombing suspect buried in Virginia: Uncle

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was buried in a cemetery in Virginia with the help of a faith coalition, his uncle said on Friday.

May 10, 2013, 23:45 PM IST

Dead Boston suspect talked jihad in Russia

Boston marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev, who was killed by police during a manhunt, held extreme views of jihad and expected to find a full-fledged war.

May 10, 2013, 19:37 PM IST

Dead Boston bombing suspect buried: Police

Police in Worcester Massachusetts said the body of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev had been buried outside of the city.

May 09, 2013, 20:31 PM IST

Boston bombing suspect’s uncle to arrange his burial

As a funeral home director was scrambling to find a cemetery to bury the Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, his uncle has now arrived in Massachusetts to arrange for his burial, according to a news agency.

May 06, 2013, 09:41 AM IST

Boston bombings: Pro-Tsarnaev posters come up in Chechnya

Posters expressing support for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the second man charged with last month`s bombings at the Boston Marathon, have been put up on walls in Chechnya`s capital Grozny, BBC reported.

May 06, 2013, 09:05 AM IST

Boston bombing case: 3 charged for ‘covering up’ suspects

In a major development in the Boston Marathon bombings probe, three 19-year-old students, including two Kazakhs, were arrested today by the FBI and charged with covering up for the suspected bombers.

May 02, 2013, 09:24 AM IST

Tsarnaevs` father puts off plans to travel to US

Anzor Tsarnaev announced plans last week to travel to the US in the hope of seeing his jailed younger son and burying his elder one.

May 01, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

Bombers` path to Boston may have begun online

The two brothers suspected of the Boston bombings, Chechens who grew up in America, fit the profile of a new generation of jihadists who are radicalized online and strike in their home countries.

Apr 20, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

Boston bombings: Suspect’s uncle says nephew’s action ‘put shame on family’

The uncle of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect currently in FBI custody has expressed outraged over his nephew’s actions and has urged him to ask for forgiveness from the victims of the blast.

Apr 20, 2013, 10:50 AM IST

Sikh community in US concerned over backlash

Sikh Americans expressed concern over the possible backlash against the community in the aftermath of the twin bomb blasts in Boston marathon early this week.

Apr 20, 2013, 09:24 AM IST