19-year-old Dutchwoman remanded after mum rescues her from IS

A blonde, blue-eyed Dutch 19-year-old who was rescued by her mother after marrying an Islamic State fighter in Syria, was ordered on Friday to be detained pending possible terror charges.

Mumbai attacks highlight terrorism can be deadly when abetted by sovereign state: Canada

The "sophisticated" 2008 Mumbai terror attacks highlight that violent extremism can become even more dangerous when "abetted by the capacities of a sovereign State", Canada has said, a veiled reference to Pakistan where LeT, the perpetrators of the attack, is based.

Pakistan to talk to Kashmiri leaders before dialogue with India: Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan to talk to Kashmiri leaders before dialogue with India: Nawaz Sharif

Adopting an obstinate attitude, Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday announced that his country would talk with Kashmiri leaders before initiating any dialogue with India.

French jihadists call for attacks on their homeland
French jihadists call for attacks on their homeland

A horrified France was grappling with a new reality on Thursday in which hundreds of its citizens are openly joining jihadist groups and directly calling for attacks on their homeland.

Terrorism can hamper fertility

 A significant study has revealed that on average, terrorism decreases fertility - reducing both the expected number of children a woman has over her lifetime and the number of live births occurring during each year.

Appreciate Saudi Arabia's role in combating IS, says Barack Obama
Appreciate Saudi Arabia's role in combating IS, says Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama Wednesday lauded Saudi Arabia`s contribution to the global fight against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist organisation.

Root cause of terrorism must be addressed: UNSC

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Wednesday underlined the need for multilateral action to address the root cause for the spread of terrorism.

Suicide attackers target foreign compound in Kabul

Taliban militants launched a car bomb and suicide attack Wednesday on a compound in Kabul that houses many international contractors, but only the attackers died in the assault, Afghan officials said.

Made best efforts to stop terrorism emanating from Pakistan: Hamid Karzai

Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday said he made best efforts to stop terrorism emanating from Pakistan and termed the recent blast at Wagah border, in which 55 Pakistanis were killed, as an instance of "snake biting the trainer".

Jordan urges restraint after Jerusalem synagogue attack

Jordan on Wednesday called for self-restraint in Jerusalem after four Israelis were killed and eight injured in an attack at a synagogue in west Jerusalem on Tuesday, media reported.

26/11: Three witnesses depose in anti-terror court

Three prosecution witnesses deposed on Wednesday before an anti-terrorism court (ATC) judge here holding the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial for identifying the two accused, certifying bank transactions and a JuD centre in Sindh.

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.

G20 backs PM Modi's pitch on black money repatriation

After making a strong pitch for economic reforms on the first day of G20 summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday stressed on the importance of coordination between all nations to face challenges of black money, terrorism, drug trafficking and arms smuggling.

PM Narendra Modi meets French President, calls for common fight against terror
PM Narendra Modi meets French President, calls for common fight against terror

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met French President Francois Hollande on the margins of the G20 summit here on Saturday and the two leaders expressed keenness to extend economic ties.

Terrorism a common enemy: Pak President tells Ghani

 Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain today told his newly-elected Afghan counterpart Ashraf Ghani that terrorism is a "common enemy", and stressed on bilateral collaboration for peace and stability in the region.

Rajnath Singh directs stregthening of coordination among agencies

In fresh efforts to further strengthen counter-terror framework, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday directed better coordination between intelligence and security agencies and involvement of the country's 60 lakh private security guards as vigilant eyes and ears.

Ratan Tata to be on board of Interpol Foundation

 Tata Sons Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata has been appointed to the board of Interpol Foundation to contribute to its two new global initiatives aimed at combating organised crime and terrorist activities by the international police organisation.

J&K: Two terrorists killed in encounter

Clashes that broke out on Thursday between the supporters of ruling National Conference and Opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during filing of nominations by their candidates at Kulgam district election office in south Kashmir is still on, with two terrorists shot dead by the Indian Army.

East Asia Summit: PM Modi calls for rejecting linkages between religion, terrorism
East Asia Summit: PM Modi calls for rejecting linkages between religion, terrorism

 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday spoke strongly on the issue of terrorism at the East Asia Summit, calling for a "genuinely international partnership against all terrorism" and to reject any linkage between religion and terrorism.

Malaysia will not be a haven for terrorists: Minister

Malaysia today said it was committed towards combating terrorism and the country will not be a "haven" for militants.