Pakistani accused of plotting to bomb US consulate denied bail

A Pakistani man facing possible deportation over allegations he plotted to bomb the US consulate and financial buildings in Toronto was denied bail at a hearing on Monday.

FIFA`s Michael J Garcia, a tough lawyer who pushed back
FIFA`s Michael J Garcia, a tough lawyer who pushed back

Former US federal prosecutor Michael J Garcia`s decision to fire back at FIFA on Thursday comes after a long legal career that has seen him tackle tough anti-terror and financial cases.

British PM unveils tougher anti-terror measures

Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday announced tougher anti-terror measures against British-born extremists planning to fight in Iraq and Syria, and prohibit them from returning to the UK to launch attacks on home soil.

Pakistan amends anti-terror law amid military offensive

Pakistan`s parliament amended an anti-terrorism law Wednesday, doubling the maximum prison sentence for those convicted of terror offences and allowing security forces to detain suspects for up to 60 days.

UK mosques launch anti-terror campaign

To check radicalisation, mosques across Britain have joined hands to call on young Muslims citizens to stay away from the civil war in Syria.

Would continue anti-terror cooperation: Pak tells China

Beijing has in recent years conveyed to Islamabad its
concerns about the activities of ETIM operatives based in
Pakistan`s restive tribal belt.

Yemen sets up anti-terror unit in al-Qaida bastion

Special units will operate in 4 provinces believed to house senior al-Qaida leaders.

Anti-terror cartoons tell Russian children to behave

Russia`s FSB security service has
created an unexpected Internet hit by launching a series of
black humour anti-terror cartoons advising children to report
suspicious bags and individuals to the police.

India should appreciate Pak’s efforts: Gilani

Gilani said India, Pak should de-link peace process from terror incidents.

Sochi summit for jt strategy on anti-terror, regional security

Top leaders of Russia, Pakistan,
Afghanistan and Tajikistan on Wednesday agreed to intensify their
joint strategy against terrorism and drug trafficking at
a key quadrilateral summit in Black Sea resort of Sochi.

US for anti-terror programme with Dhaka

The US is coordinating counter-terrorism programmes with Bangladesh.

Muslim leader issues anti-terror fatwa

The leader of a global Muslim movement has issued a fatwa that calls an absolute condemnation of terror.

Kerala to set up dedicated anti-terror probe squad

Taking a serious view of several Keralites being arrested in terror-related cases, the Kerala government plans to form a dedicated anti-terror investigation squad in the police.

Indonesia`s tough anti-terror plan under fire

A push by Indonesia to dramatically toughen its approach to fighting Islamist militants has come under fire as a threat to human rights that could ultimately reverse gains in tackling extremists.