Saudi Arabia sentences 18 over terror attacks

A specialised criminal court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced 18 people to varied prison terms for participating in terrorist attacks within the country, media reported.

China executes 13 for terror, violent crimes in Xinjiang

Chinese authorities executed 13 people on Monday for "terrorist attacks and violent crimes" in the violence-wracked northwestern region of Xinjiang, state media said.

`Osama`s death didn`t quench Americans desire for revenge`

According to research, US citizens have a stronger desire to take further revenge against those who were responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Iraq hangs 26 convicted on terror charges

Iraq`s Justice Ministry says 26 prisoners convicted of terrorism-related charges have been executed, all of them Iraqi nationals.

Centre`s rider delays compensation to Muzaffarnagar victims

The Centre`s clause of providing no compensation to the kin of Muzaffarnagar riot victims if they accepted the Uttar Pradesh government`s offer of jobs has created confusion among officials, delaying the disbursal of Rs three lakh central assistance.

Chief of LeJ death squad arrested by Pak authorities

Masoom Billa, the alleged death squad chief of banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, that has carried out a series of deadly sectarian attacks across Pakistan, has been arrested.

NSA programs foiled terror plots in 20 nations: US intel

Intelligence officials said yesterday that both NSA programs are reviewed every 90 days by the secret court authorised by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.

Half of Americans anticipate more terrorist attacks: Poll

In its latest poll, Gallup said 51 per cent of those surveyed believed that there is more likelihood of a terrorist attack.

Security agencies on toes for I-day as threat inputs pour in

From hijacking of aircraft to suicide attacks by terrorists, including by human bombs, in the capital and other major cities -- central security agencies are getting inputs about many such possible threats ahead of I-Day.

IAF chopper to give live footage of terror strikes

Aiming at providing a real-time
picture on ground during terrorist attacks to security forces,
the Indian Air Force has deployed two of its Mi-17 helicopters
in Mumbai and Delhi.

`Suicide bombers lured by sexual obsession before terror attacks`

Suicide bombers, who conducted terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia during the past years, usually used heroin to make them not feel pain when they blow themselves up, it is claimed.

Al Qaeda announces 100-attack Iraq campaign

On August 15 a series of attacks in 18 cities across Iraq left 74 people dead.

`Osama bin Laden planned another 9/11`

Evidence reveals al Qaeda had been planning another attack on September 11, 2011 in the US.

German Interior Minister warns of `serious` terrorist attacks

German Interior Minister Thomas de
Maiziere warned of further terrorist attacks following
the foiled air cargo bomb plot from Yemen.

UK facing new wave of terrorist attacks: MI5 chief

He says attacks on UK are likely to originate from Somalia, Yemen or Belfast.

Obama emphasises unity on 9/11 anniversary

US President promises that America will be defined by hope rather than fear.

Effectiveness of US spy agencies questionable: US daily

The top secret world the US government created in response to the Sep 11, 2001 terrorist attacks has become so massive that its effectiveness is impossible to determine, according to the Washington Post.

Terrorist attacks spike in Pakistan, Afghanistan

An increase in terrorist attacks in Pak and Afghan triggered a spike in the number of civilians killed or wounded there last year, pushing South Asia past the Middle East as the top terror region in the world.

Aerial strikes are Mumbai`s next worry: Pradhan report

Mumbai is susceptible to airborne attacks by terrorists, says Pradhan report.

`Headley wanted to retaliate against India`

David Headley, accused of plotting terror attacks against India, wanted to retaliate against the country.