Authorities in China`s Tibet will offer rewards up to 300,000 yuan ($48,000) for tips on "violent terror attacks", state media reported, in an effort to "promote stability" in the region beset by ethnic tensions.
A high alert has been sounded in Jammu and Kathua following intelligence intercepts that Lashker e Toiba and Hizbul Mujahideen, backed by the ISI, are planning terror strikes in the region coinciding with US President Barack Obama's visit.
As per the reports, four action teams of Pakistan-based terror outfits, namely Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) have been sent to four different states of India to carry out attacks at crowded places in this month.
Four states including Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh have been put on high alert after Intelligence Bureau warned that terrorists operating from Pakistan are planning an attack in the month of January, reports said on Thursday
Four states including Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh have been put on high alert after Intelligence Bureau warned that terrorists operating from Pakistan are planning an attack in the month of January, reports said on Thursday.
With intelligence reports suggesting that Pakistan-based terrorists were planning strikes in India, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday attacked the neighbouring country for "not mending its ways" despite being given a befitting reply many times.
French, German and Belgian police arrested more than two dozen suspects in anti-terrorism raids on Friday, as European authorities rushed to thwart more attacks by people with links to Islamic extremists in the Mideast.
High alert was on Thursday sounded and security stepped up in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of inputs about possible attacks by Pakistan-based terror outfits on "soft targets" ahead of US President Barack Obama's India visit later this month.
France ordered prosecutors around the country to crack down on hate speech, anti-Semitism and glorifying terrorism, announcing today that 54 people had been arrested for those offenses since terror attacks left 20 dead in Paris last week, including three gunmen.
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen accused the EU on Tuesday of weakening France`s defences against terror, saying in the wake of the Paris attacks that the country could no longer control its own borders.
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday downplayed criticism over the absence of high-ranking US representation at Sunday's Paris march and announced that he would be going there on Thursday to express solidarity with France in the wake of terror attacks.
Seventeen officials in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have been punished for dereliction of duty after a series of terrorist attacks in September, as the party chief of the northwestern region vowed a tougher "people's war" against terrorism.
US Attorney General Eric Holder will attend international terror talks convened by France in Paris on Sunday after a deadly attack on a satirical newspaper, a Justice Department official said on Thursday.