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UNGA approves creation of new office on counter-terrorism

The UN General Assembly has approved the establishment of a new office to coordinate counter-terrorism efforts, a move welcomed by India as a "much awaited first step" that will align the world body with needs of the global community in the fight against the menace.

New raids, `several` arrests over London attack: Police

New raids, `several` arrests over London attack: Police

British police on Monday made several arrests in two dawn raids following the London attack claimed by the Islamic State group which left seven people dead.

India, Sweden talk on cooperation in counter-terrorism

India and Sweden on Thursday discussed bilateral issues, including threat from the Islamic State, radicalisation, and steps taken to counter global terror.

UK news presenters on ISIS hit list: Report

A number of prominent British television journalists from the BBC and Sky News are reportedly on an Islamic State hit-list.

UK plans new counter-terrorism squad for extremism in jails

UK plans new counter-terrorism squad for extremism in jails

The UK will launch a new specialist team of counter-terrorism experts aimed at tackling the "threat" of extremism in the country's prisons.

US gives Cessna aircraft to Pakistan for counter-terrorism

The US on Friday made a fresh delivery of Cessna aircraft to Pakistan's army to enhance its counter-terrorism capabilities and air mobility.

War on terror has led to killing of innocents: Vice President Hamid Ansari

War on terror has led to killing of innocents: Vice President Hamid Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said the war on terror has bred its own brand of deprivation and suffering and hundreds of people have been killed or injured even though they are not connected with terror activities.

US think tanks advice Donald Trump to warn Pakistan on counter-terrorism objectives

US think tanks advice Donald Trump to warn Pakistan on counter-terrorism objectives

A report compiled by a dozen US think-tanks and universities has suggested that designating Pakistan as a state sponsor of terrorism is unwise in the first year of the Donald Trump administration, but should be kept as an option for the longer term.

Woman, teen boy blow themselves up during police raid in Dhaka

Woman, teen boy blow themselves up during police raid in Dhaka

Police raided the building in Ashkona area of the capital.

John Kerry, Ajit Doval discuss regional security and counter-terrorism

John Kerry, Ajit Doval discuss regional security and counter-terrorism

National Security Advisor Ajit K Doval has met US Secretary of State John Kerry here and discussed regional security, counter-terrorism and deepening of India-US strategic partnership.

Indo-US counter-terrorism joint working group to meet today

Indian and US officials will meet here on Thursday for the 14th US-India counter-terrorism Joint Working Group, an official statement said.

Pak says committed to eliminate terrorism

Pakistan on Wednesday said it has an "unwavering commitment" to eliminate terrorism from its soil, a day after Islamabad was slammed by top American lawmakers and experts for allegedly playing a double game when it comes to war against terrorism.

We take terrorism emanating from Pakistan very seriously, we too have suffered: US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter

We take terrorism emanating from Pakistan very seriously, we too have suffered: US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter

 US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter said on Tuesday that what United States does with Pakistan is principally directed to counter-terrorism.

PM Modi holds talks with Saudi King to boost strategic ties

PM Modi holds talks with Saudi King to boost strategic ties

Saudi Arabia is India's largest crude oil supplier, accounting for about one-fifth of total imports and both sides were of the view that cooperation in this sector should expand.

Counter-terrorism starting point of PM Narendra Modi's engagements abroad

 Counter-terrorism cooperation in the wake of the March 22 terror attacks in Brussels will be the starting point of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s engagements abroad as he departs on Tuesday night to visit Belgium, the US and Saudi Arabia.

Pakistan detains 6 women involved in arranging wives, funds for IS

The police said the suspicious activities of the network came to light when they detained the wives of two wealthy men who facilitated the killing of 45 Shia Muslims in a passenger bus in May.

Cameron ups pressure on MPs for Syria strikes vote

Cameron ups pressure on MPs for Syria strikes vote

Cameron earlier on Monday visited Paris, where he met President Francois Hollande and paid tribute outside the Bataclan concert venue, where 90 people were killed.

Suspect sought in Sweden for 'planning terrorist act': Police

Swedish police were hunting for a man wanted for "planning a terrorist act", security services said, with the country on high alert following the deadly terror assault in Paris last week.

Australian PM to meet US Prez in first official bilateral talk

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and US President Barack Obama are expected to hold their first official bilateral talks.

India, Indonesia sign two MoUs, to expand defence cooperation

Vice President Hamid Ansari said that ways to increase bilateral trade as well to encourage investments in each other's country were also discussed.