Terrorism

Angela Merkel, Martin Schulz urge undecided Germans to vote with far right gaining

Angela Merkel, Martin Schulz urge undecided Germans to vote with far right gaining

A new INSA poll published by Bild newspaper showed declining support for both Merkel`s conservatives, who dropped two percentage points to 34 per cent, and the SPD, down one point to 21 per cent. 

Sep 23, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
Turkey warns of 'security' steps in response to Iraqi Kurd vote

Turkey warns of 'security' steps in response to Iraqi Kurd vote

Turkey has repeatedly voiced opposition to the Kurdistan Regional Government`s non-binding independence vote on September 25, urging it to cancel the poll.

Sep 23, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

India calls for global action to counter use of Internet for radicalisation

Responses to terrorism must be similar across geographies and cultures and differential standards must not be accepted, India has said, seeking global action to tackle the evolving threat of Internet being used by terrorists for radicalisation and terror financing.

Sep 23, 2017, 14:25 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj to address UN General Assembly today, likely to counter Pakistan over terrorism

Sushma Swaraj to address UN General Assembly today, likely to counter Pakistan over terrorism

"India strongly condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. There can be no justification for any acts of terrorism," Swaraj had said earlier. 

Sep 23, 2017, 08:17 AM IST
Terror groups draw sustenance from support systems in South Asia: Sushma Swaraj at BRICS ministerial meet

Terror groups draw sustenance from support systems in South Asia: Sushma Swaraj at BRICS ministerial meet

In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said militants continue to find shelter in countries using terrorism as an 'instrument of state policy'.

Sep 21, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
'No justification for any act of terrorism,' says Sushma Swaraj in New York

'No justification for any act of terrorism,' says Sushma Swaraj in New York

Condemning “terrorism in all forms and manifestations”, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said that there is no justification for any act of terrorism.

Sep 21, 2017, 08:18 AM IST

All responsible nations must work together to confront terrorists: Trump at UNGA

This segment of WION brings you updates on Donald Trump speech UN general assembly. Trump said that it is time to expose terror safe heavens. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 20, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
Stronger action needed to combat terrorism: Sushma Swaraj

Stronger action needed to combat terrorism: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has called for stronger collective action by the global community to combat the menace of terrorism.

Sep 20, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
Donald Trump's UN General Assembly address: Highlights

Donald Trump's UN General Assembly address: Highlights

Donald Trump laid out his vision of a world order based on strong 'sovereign nations' rather than multilateral alliances in his first address to the UNGA.

Sep 19, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
UK big consumer of online Islamist extremist terror content: Report

UK big consumer of online Islamist extremist terror content: Report

The Policy Exchange study titled 'The NewNetwar' found that Britain also ranks fifth in terms of world audience for extremist content.

Sep 19, 2017, 16:23 PM IST
Meaningless to talk with Pak until it stops aiding terrorism: Rajnath

Meaningless to talk with Pak until it stops aiding terrorism: Rajnath

Rajnath said India has a policy of maintaining cordial relations with neighbours.

Sep 17, 2017, 20:53 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj set to come face-to-face with Pak FM Khawaja Asif at UNGA

Sushma Swaraj set to come face-to-face with Pak FM Khawaja Asif at UNGA

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is set to face Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif in New York next week, where both leaders are likely to participate in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit and the SAARC group meetings, on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

Sep 17, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
Islamic State claims responsibility for London metro blast

Islamic State claims responsibility for London metro blast

A home-made bomb on a packed rush-hour commuter train in London engulfed a carriage in flames and injured 22 people on Friday in Britain`s fifth major terrorism incident this year, but apparently failed to fully explode.

Sep 15, 2017, 23:49 PM IST
US expresses concern over Pak commitment to fight terrorism

US expresses concern over Pak commitment to fight terrorism

Expressing concern over Pakistan's commitment to America's objectives in the Muslim- majority nation and neighbouring Afghanistan, a Congressional committee has called for meeting 'benchmarks' in combating terrorism.

Sep 12, 2017, 10:44 AM IST
Hamas chief in Egypt for first visit since election

Hamas chief in Egypt for first visit since election

Hamas controls the small Palestinian Gaza Strip enclave and has been seeking to improve relations with neighbouring Egypt in a bid to convince Cairo to open the territory`s border with Gaza — its only crossing except with Israel.

Sep 09, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
Pakistan using terrorism as tool of state policy, says India at UN

Pakistan using terrorism as tool of state policy, says India at UN

Participating in a general debate on "Culture of Peace" at the United Nations on Friday, India again aggressively flagged its concern over Pakistan continuing to be a safe haven for terrorists and terror outfits, and criticised Islamabad for using terrorism as a tool of state policy.

Sep 09, 2017, 09:50 AM IST
Pakistan among top 50 countries with high terror-financing risks: Report

Pakistan among top 50 countries with high terror-financing risks: Report

Pakistan has been placed on the 46th position in the list of 146 countries which have been given marks on a scale of 0 -- low risk to 10 -- high risk.

Sep 07, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
LeT, JeM on our soil, what's the big surprise: Pakistan admits

LeT, JeM on our soil, what's the big surprise: Pakistan admits

"The entire world is pointing fingers towards us and we must put things in order,” said Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif

Sep 07, 2017, 07:10 AM IST

UK police arrest four, including soldiers, over suspected far-right terrorism

The neo-Nazi organisation became the first far-right group to be outlawed in Britain last year after the murder of member of Parliament Jo Cox, whose killing the group had praised.

Sep 05, 2017, 17:52 PM IST
BRICS 2017: India's diplomatic win, China's stand on terrorism will 'upset Pakistan'

BRICS 2017: India's diplomatic win, China's stand on terrorism will 'upset Pakistan'

BRICS nations unanimously condemning terrorism likely to have major ramifications on China-Pakistan's relationship

Sep 05, 2017, 07:44 AM IST