UN moves should not give legitimacy to non-state actors: India

India has cautioned that the UN should not give "political legitimacy" to non-state actors by bypassing national governments, saying the access to non-state armed groups should be through a cooperation framework between the UN and the concerned government.

Security forces on high alert to thwart infiltration attempts: GOC Chinar Corps

The General Officer Commanding of Chinar Corps, Lieutenant General Subrata Saha, on Wednesday said that there is a need to take lessons from the recent terror attacks and disclosed that the security forces are on high alert to thwart any infiltration attempt along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir despite the unfavourable weather conditions.

No terror in Kashmir, its 'state terrorism' says Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Just days after two back-to-back terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday claimed "there is no terror" in Kashmir.

Terrorist groups have failed to misguide Muslim youth: Govt

The Centre on Monday said the "positive atmosphere" created among the minorities in the country after the formation of the Narendra Modi government, has "demoralised" terrorist groups and they have not succeeded in misguiding or luring Muslims youth towards nefarious activities.

BJP doesn't differentiate terrorism on basis of religion: Shaina NC

Jaipur Hailing the Rajasthan government for successfully organising a conference on counter terrorism, BJP spokesperson Shaina NC on Sunday said her party does not differentiate terrorism on the basis of religion and asserted that the Modi government would never compromise with any terrorist.

Global community have to come together to combat terrorism: Rijiju

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said that terrorism should be treated as a challenge to human kind and the global community will have to come together to combat terrorism.

'AFSPA decision cannot be taken on political considerations'

Asserting that Pakistan is not ready to mend its ways, Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh on Saturday maintained that Centre was following zero-tolerance towards terrorism and said any decisions of AFSPA cannot be taken on the political considerations.

Samba terror attack: Rajnath Singh assures all necessary steps are being taken

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said all necessary actions are being followed in the wake of the militant attack on an Army camp in Jammu and Kashmir`s Samba district.

Kathua militant attack rocks Jammu and Kashmir Assembly

The early morning terrorist attack in Kathua district rocked the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Friday with Opposition members seeking an explanation from the government on the incident.

Jammu Police post attackers gunned down: Home Minister

The Jammu and Kashmir Police and the CRPF gunned down the two terrorists who attacked a police station in Jammu, in which two policemen were killed, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.

Pakistan's NWFP area 'fountainhead' of terror activities: Defence Ministry report
Pakistan's NWFP area 'fountainhead' of terror activities: Defence Ministry report

Describing Pakistan's NWFP area as the "fountainhead" of terror activities in the region, India on Thursday said use of terrorism as state policy with deep roots in military establishment there is a major obstacle for peaceful bilateral ties.

Important for society to be involved in counter-terrorism fight: Security analyst

Security analyst Shaurya Doval on Thursday said counter terrorism is not just the exclusive domain of the state and added that it was important for a society to be involved in this fight.

If Pakistan stops aiding terror, South Asia situation will improve: Rajnath Singh
If Pakistan stops aiding terror, South Asia situation will improve: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that the world is witnessing an entirely new paradigm of terrorism in the form of Islamic State (IS) but added that the terror outfit has no influence among the Indian youth.

Lakhvi, Hafiz Saeed 's men training 60 youth for 'special operations' :Sources

Intelligence agencies have found evidence that Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi and Hafiz Saeed's men are planning a major operation in India.

Three Syria-bound British teens freed on bail

Three British teenagers, deported from Turkey on suspicion that they were trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State extremists, have been released on bail after being interrogated by Scotland Yard.

China extends support to Pakistan in countering terrorism

China on Monday said it opposes terrorism in any form and backed Pakistan's efforts to counter terrorism and safeguard national stability.

'India's emergence as a major player good for world'

Envoys of six leading world powers -- US, Japan, China, Britain, Germany and Canada – on Saturday hailed India's emergence as a major player at the "global high table" and complimented the new government for its efforts to stimulate economic growth.

26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi to remain in jail

Once again, India's pressure pushed Pakistan to keep Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attack, behind bars.

Pakistan bows to India's pressure, issues fresh detention order for 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi
Pakistan bows to India's pressure, issues fresh detention order for 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi

Once again, India's pressure pushed Pakistan to keep Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attack, behind bars.

Pakistani national faces deportation after serving 14-year prison term in US

After serving nearly 14 years of imprisonment on terrorism charges in the US, a Pakistani national now faces deportation to his native country, officials said.