Al Qaeda leader

Al Qaeda deputy leader bu al-Khayr al-Masri killed in strike in Afghanistan: Pentagon

Al Qaeda deputy leader bu al-Khayr al-Masri killed in strike in Afghanistan: Pentagon

Al Qaeda militant, who was responsible for the death of two American service members, reportedly got killed in US strike in Afghanistan. 

Mar 26, 2017, 08:50 AM IST
Top al Qaeda leader killed in Syria: Pentagon

Top al Qaeda leader killed in Syria: Pentagon

In a significant blow to al Qaeda, a commander of the terror outfit, who played a key role in sending new recruits from Pakistan to Syria has been killed in a coalition air strike, the Pentagon announced on Sunday.

Oct 18, 2015, 20:33 PM IST

Al Qaeda leader pledges allegiance to new Taliban chief

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has pledged allegiance to the newly-appointed Taliban chief Mullah Mohammad Akhtar Mansoor, the media reported on Thursday.

Aug 13, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

US drone strike in Pak kills senior al Qaeda leader, 3 others

The drone strikes have killed several senior al Qaeda and Taliban leaders in the tribal belt over the past few years.

Dec 09, 2012, 21:03 PM IST

‘Al Qaeda leader Zawahiri may be residing in Pak’

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahiri may be residing in Pakistan, claims defence and security analyst Imtiaz Gul in his new book.

Oct 05, 2012, 12:53 PM IST

Suicide bombing kills 2, injures 9 in Yemen

Yemeni security authorities usually accuse militants of the Yemen-based al Qaeda offshoot of being behind armed attacks against military officials and army bases.

Sep 29, 2012, 18:41 PM IST

Senior al Qaeda leader in Yemen killed

Tariq al-Dahab was slain at his home in the southern village of al-Masameh by his half brother, Hizam, and other family members.

Feb 16, 2012, 18:07 PM IST

Egypt: Leader of al Qaeda-inspired group arrested

The arrest of el Tihi took place one day after police arrested Abdel Halim Hassan Heneidi, another militant leader, also in el Arish.

Nov 13, 2011, 18:49 PM IST

New al Qaeda leader vows attack on London

Saif al Adel is determined to make Britain and the US pay a price for killing Osama bin Laden.

May 22, 2011, 00:03 AM IST

Egyptian named new al Qaeda leader: Report

Saif al-Adel, an ex-Egyptian Special Forces officer, has been made interim leader of al Qaeda.

May 19, 2011, 00:18 AM IST

Hillary says Pak knows abt Osama,Gilani asks proof

Yousuf Raza
Gilani said neither Osama bin Laden nor Afghan Taliban
leader Mullah Omar were present in Pakistan, a day after US
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s assertion that the
al-Qaeda chief is still in the country.

Jul 21, 2010, 00:27 AM IST

US freezes assets of key al Qaeda leader

US govt places Anwar al-Awlaki, a key al Qaeda leader in Arabian Peninsula, on terror list.

Jul 17, 2010, 15:07 PM IST

High-ranking al Qaeda leader in Iraq killed

A regional al Qaeda leader was killed Tuesday as US & Iraqi forces continue to put pressure following reported deaths of its two top-ranking figures.

Apr 20, 2010, 15:55 PM IST

US drone kills al Qaeda leader in Pakistan

An al Qaeda leader believed to have played a key role in the bombing of a CIA post in Afghanistan last December was apparently killed by an American missile strike last week, a senior US official said on Wednesday.

Mar 18, 2010, 08:51 AM IST