Residents in Czech town honor 8 killed in shooting

Hundreds of residents of a small town in southeastern Czech Republic gathered on Wednesday to honor the victims of the worst shooting attack in the country's history.

Czech restaurant shooter a sexagenarian 'crazed individual'
Czech restaurant shooter a sexagenarian 'crazed individual'

The shooting incident at a restaurant in Czech town of Uhersky Brod is not a terrorist attack but an insane act by a "crazed individual" in his 60s, Interior Minister Milan Chovanec said.

Attempt to blow up school in Pakistan foiled

A major terrorist attack was foiled Friday when the Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan defused a four-kg bomb planted outside a school.

ITBP men who thwarted terror bid on Herat Consulate given PPMG

Four ITBP commandos, who repulsed an audacious terrorist attack on the Indian Consulate in Afghanistan's Herat province last year, have been accorded the President's Police Medal for Gallantry (PPMG) on the eve of the Republic Day here.

Australia raises terror threat level against police to ''high''

  Australia raised the threat level of a terrorist attack against law enforcement officers to "high" on Tuesday, federal police said, citing intelligence, discussions with international partners and recent high-profile attacks in Europe and Canada.

Charlie Hebdo 'punch' not a justification of violence: Pope

Pope Francis on Monday said he wasn't justifying violence when he said a friend who had cursed his mother could "expect a punch" in return.

Ex-spy chief says outdated UK anti-terrorism laws are not fit for purpose

Britain`s ability to prevent terrorist attacks is hampered by outdated laws that are "no longer fit for purpose", a former MI5 chief said in an interview published on Sunday, as the government considers new powers to monitor the Internet.

Nine killed in terrorist attack in Mali

At least nine people were killed Friday in a militant attack that took place in the Malian town of Tenenkou, medical sources from NGOs said.

French Ligue 1 game time changed for Paris attacks tribute
French Ligue 1 game time changed for Paris attacks tribute

The French Ligue 1 match between Lyon and Toulouse has been pushed back by three hours on Sunday to respect a national tribute being held in honour of the victims of a deadly terrorist attack in Paris.

French sport honours victims of Paris attacks
French sport honours victims of Paris attacks

A minute's silence will be observed ahead of all French football, rugby and basketball matches this weekend as the world of sport moved to honour the 12 victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack on Thursday.

Football grounds to honour ​Charlie Hebdo attack victims
Football grounds to honour ​Charlie Hebdo attack victims

A minute`s silence will be observed at football grounds throughout France this weekend as a mark of respect for the 12 people killed in the terrorist attack on the Charlie Hebdo satirical newspaper, the French Football Federation (FFF) announced on Thursday.

Pakistan, New Zealand were reluctant to play 4th ODI: Younis Khan
Pakistan, New Zealand were reluctant to play 4th ODI: Younis Khan

Former captain, Younis Khan has said that both the Pakistan and New Zealand teams were reluctant to play the fourth one-day international in Abu Dhabi following the terrorist attack on Army Public High School in Peshawar on December 16.

Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board
Can't afford terrorists to disrupt our matches abroad: Pakistan Cricket Board

Following the gruesome terrorist attack in a Peshawar school on Tuesday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday said that they couldn't afford their matches abroad to be disturbed.

Peshawar attack: 141 dead, Indian schools pay tribute to victims
Peshawar attack: 141 dead, Indian schools pay tribute to victims

Islamabad/New Delhi: A day after the banned terrorist outfit Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) attacked the Army Public School in Peshawar and killed at least 141 people in cold blood, including 132 students, several schools in India paid their tribute to the victims on Wednesday.

Timeline of deadliest militant attacks in Pakistan

The Taliban`s insurgency against the Pakistan state has killed thousands since it erupted in 2007.

Peshawar school attack: US in touch with Pakistan to offer assistance

The US is in touch with Pakistani authorities to offer assistance in the aftermath of the horrific terrorist attack on a Peshawar school that killed 141 people, the White House said on Tuesday.

Badal expresses shock over 'inhuman' tragedy in Peshawar

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday expressed shock and grief over the attack on a Pakistani school by Taliban suicide bombers.

Senseless act of unspeakable brutality: PM Modi on Pak school attack

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condemned the dastardly terrorist attack at an Army school in Pakistan's Peshawar, in which 126 people are reported to have been killed, majority of them children.

Social media reactions after terrorist attack studied
Social media reactions after terrorist attack studied

Emotional reactions on Twitter in the hours and weeks following a terrorist attack can help predict where public fears will be heightened most as a result of the incident, a new study says.

Tweets after terror attack to help curb public fear

A study that analysed emotional reactions on Twitter in 95 cities worldwide following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, may help governmental agencies in understanding how to best handle public fear after a terrorist attack.