Home Ministry drafts guidelines for schools to fight terror attacks

In wake of the Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan's Peshawar, Home Ministry has drafted new SOPs for schools to fight terror attacks.

Centre's alert to states on possible terror attacks

 The Centre on Wednesday alerted the states in the wake of Peshawar school massacre to the heightened possibility of terror attacks ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India next month.

Boston suspect to make first appearance in 17 months

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due to make his first public appearance in 17 months when he steps into court Thursday for final preparations for his January trial.

Defiant Afghan president condemns terror attacks

Defying insurgents, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani today condemned the wave of militant attacks striking his country ahead of the withdrawal of most foreign troops, vowing: "We will never surrender."

More terror attacks expected but ready to counter them: Defence Minister

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said Saturday that intelligence agencies had warned of more terror attacks in India but also assured that "all arrangements had been made to counter them".

Opposition wants Parrikar to stop 'chilling' in Goa

After outrage on the social media, the opposition is protesting against Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's presence at a book release function in Goa, hours after a major terrorist strike in Jammu and Kashmir.

Enough evidence to show LeT, Pak hand in Uri attack: Army
Enough evidence to show LeT, Pak hand in Uri attack: Army

 The Army today said it had enough evidence to show that the six terrorists who carried out the attack on an Army camp in Uri belonged to Lashkar-e-Toiba(LeT) and supported by Pakistani establishment and were highly trained for special operations.

Tight security in Kashmir ahead of PM Narendra Modi's rally
Tight security in Kashmir ahead of PM Narendra Modi's rally

 A thick security blanket has been thrown around the city for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden election rally in Kashmir as helicopters were deployed today for surveillance over the Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium, the venue of the event, and adjoining areas.

Terror strikes in Kashmir attack on democracy: PM Modi
Terror strikes in Kashmir attack on democracy: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday described the terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir as a "shameful act on the democratic process" in the state, which is witnessing a healthy turnout in assembly polls.

PM Modi will go ahead with visit to Valley as scheduled: BJP
PM Modi will go ahead with visit to Valley as scheduled: BJP

 A day after four terror attacks set Kashmir Valley back on its heels, BJP on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will go ahead with his election rally in Srinagar as scheduled on December 8.

Terror begets nothing but miseries for families of victims: PDP

 PDP chief Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Saturday expressed dismay over the sudden spurt in terror attacks in Kashmir Valley and said such tragic incidents only bring miseries for the families of the victims and don't achieve any political objectives.

J&K people will give befitting response to militants through ballots: BJP

 Accusing Pakistan of orchestrating "cowardly attacks" in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP today said the people of the state would give a befitting response by taking part in the democratic exercise and surpassing the turnout recorded in the first two phases of the Assembly elections.

J&K terror attacks, a shameful act on democracy in Kashmir: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir was a "shameful act on the democratic process" in the state which is in the midst of assembly polls.

Media is responsible for terror attacks: Mehbooba Mufti

Peoples Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti

Attack on democracy in Kashmir: PM Modi on terror strikes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said the terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir was a "shameful act on the democratic process" in the state which is in the midst of assembly polls.

PM Narendra Modi raises 26/11 attacks issue at SAARC

Today, as we remember the horror of the terror attack in Mumbai in 2008, we feel the endless pain of lost lives," PM Narendra Modi said at Saarc summit in Kathmandu on Wednesday.

Pakistan 3rd worst hit by terrorism in 2013: GTI

Pakistan has been ranked as third worst hit by terrorism in 2013, the Global Terrorism Index (GTI) report stated on Tuesday.

'Indian Mujahideen, al Qaeda working together for big attacks'
'Indian Mujahideen, al Qaeda working together for big attacks'

Decrypted communications between Indian Mujahideen (IM) and al Qaeda and testimony from suspects have triggered alarm among intelligence officials in New Delhi: the groups appear to be working together to launch major attacks in the region.

Australian PM warns of `lone wolf` terrorism

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Friday he was deeply worried about the potential for lone wolf terror attacks, days after an 18-year-old suspected militant was shot dead while attacking police.

Al Qaeda's terror threat looms over Ganpati Visarjan in Mumbai

Intelligence reports have warned of possible terror attacks during the Ganpati Celebration in Mumbai, the government has tightened the round-the-clock vigil along all coastal routes coming to the city.