Cuffed knifeman "apologises" for holy war assault in China`s Xinjiang

One of the assailants who carried out an attack in western China that injured four people has apologised and said other members of his group had convinced him to participate in a "holy war", state media said late on Saturday.

Pakistani tribesmen threaten US with holy war

Hundreds of Pakistani tribesmen threatened the United States with holy war
should it take action against Haqqani extremists in North Waziristan.

Escalation of Libya-Switzerland row `unfortunate`: UN

UN chief Ban Ki-moon, reacting to Libyan Muammar Gaddafi`s call for jihad against Switzerland, said through his spokesman on Friday that it was "unfortunate" that the row between the two countries has taken such a turn.