Love Jihad: Shiv Sena to launch 'Love Trishul' to protect Hindu girls

To counter ‘Love Jihad’, a term considered to be an Islamist strategy to convert Hindu women through seduction, marriage and money, the Uttar Pradesh unit of Shiv Sena has come up with an idea to create 'Love Trishul'.

Bangladesh scrambles to confront al Qaeda threat

Bangladesh has ordered a fresh probe if any local militant outfits have links with al Qaeda while intelligence agencies brace to confront the latest threat from the group after it established a South Asian wing.

Al Qaeda chief Zawahri tells Islamists in Syria to unite

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri called on militant rebel factions in Syria to stop fighting each other and set up a judicial committee to sort out their differences, according to an audio recording released on Islamist websites.

Indian Mujahideen, al Qaeda ganging up to attack India?

A big terror threat seems to be looming large over India with reports suggesting that the terrorist outfit Indian Mujahideen is planning to team up with the world’s most deadliest terror group al Qaeda.

Al Qaeda endorses jihad in Kashmir, urges restraint in killing of non-Muslims

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has issued his first specific guidelines for jihad, urging restraint in attacking other Muslim sects and non-Muslims and in starting conflicts in countries where jihadis might find a safe base to promote their ideas.

Al Qaeda calls for attacks inside United States

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri called for attacks inside the United States to "bleed America economically", according to the SITE monitoring service.

US orders citizens to leave Yemen amid Qaeda alert

The United States on Tuesday ordered Americans to leave Yemen "immediately" amid a worldwide alert linked to electronic intercepts from al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Zawahri vows al Qaeda to free Guantanamo inmates

Human Rights Commission of Pakistan has termed the country`s paramilitary Pakistan Rangers as an agent of fear instead of providing security to citizens.

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahri urges Muslims to unite in struggle

Al-Qaeda`s leader has urged Muslims in Arab Spring countries to unite to institute an Islamic state, while warning France that its intervention in Mali will be bogged down.

Al Qaeda leader urges Muslims to fight in Somalia

Al Qaeda`s leader is urging Muslims to join militants in Somalia in the battle against African Union troops, which he says have been boosted by US support.

Kidnap Westerners, says al Qaeda`s Zawahiri

Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has called on Muslims to kidnap Westerners, and has urged Egyptians to restart their revolution to press for Islamic law.

Zawahri praises bin Laden for his `generosity`

Osama bin Laden spent all his personal wealth on jihad, considering meat and electricity as luxuries so he could save his money to help fund terror attacks, according to recollections from his deputy and successor posted online.

‘Al Qaeda has people to fill in void left by Libi’

Abu Yahya al-Libi had moved up the ranks to become the second-in- command in the terror network after Ayman al-Zawahri.

Al Qaeda leader recalls bin Laden`s `generosity`

The militant leader in his 32-minute video said bin Laden lived an ascetic life, and was stingy about spending on any matter unrelated to jihad or generosity to his guests.

Was Osama betrayed by his wife in Zawahiri plot?

Qadir says that the terror mastermind used to stay on the top floor, sharing his bedroom with his favourite and youngest wife.

In complicating move, al Qaeda backs Syrian revolt

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri urged Syrians not to rely on the West or Arab governments in their uprising to topple President Bashar al-Assad.

Al Qaeda head recalls `human side` of bin Laden

Al-Zawahri told stories of how bin Laden remembered al Qaeda members who died fighting "jihad," or "holy war."

Bin Laden deputy issues eulogy for al-Qaida chief

Ayman al-Zawahri has issued a eulogy for Osama saying he `terrified America` when he was alive.

Egypt`s al-Zawahri likely to succeed bin Laden

It`s too early to tell how exactly Qaeda would change with its founder gone.

Factbox: Zawahri, al Qaeda`s No 2 leader

Egyptian-born doctor and surgeon Ayman al-Zawahri is al Qaeda`s No 2 leader.