'Terror backers' can't defeat jihadists: Syria's Assad

Extremists cannot be defeated by countries that have "spread terrorism", Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said on Tuesday in an apparent jab at members of the US-led anti-jihadist coalition.

Militants were trained as pilots in Athens? Greek Police denies

 Greek police has dismissed a media report that militants were trained in Athens as pilots.

SAARC agrees to combat terrorism of all means and kinds

 SAARC member states Friday agreed to fight terrorism jointly in the region in all its forms and manifestations.

Pakistan asks Afghanistan to 'eliminate terrorist sanctuaries'

 Pakistan Thursday reiterated its call on neighbouring Afghanistan to eliminate "hideouts of the Pakistani militants on the Afghan side of the border".Security officials insist that Pakistani Taliban leaders, who have fled the country as a result of ongoing military operations, now operate from the Afghan border regions.

DNA: Obama unveils strategy against ISIS on eve of 9/11

US President Barack Obama unveiled his administration’s strategy for military action against the Islamic State (ISIS) on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

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LeT commander among four terrorists killed in north Kashmir

A Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) 'commander' was among four terrorists killed in a fierce gun fight with army troops in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Security tightened for Ramdeora Mela in Rajasthan after alert on terrorist

Following alert by Rajasthan's Anti Terrorist Squad on possible infiltration by 15 terrorists and attacks by them, foolproof security arrangements have been for the ongoing Baba Ramdeora Mela in Jaisalmer district, a senior police official said on Sunday.

No evidence of specific threat from ISIS: US

 The US is currently not aware of any specific threat emanating from the ISIS terror group active in Iraq and Syria, the Obama administration said today.

DNA: Shocking video of ISIS showing slaughter of Syrian soldiers

The Islamic State (IS) militants have released horrific video of some Syrian soldiers marching through a desert dressed only in their underwear, apparently on their way to be executed.

Terrorists waiting to cross into Rajasthan from Pakistan, alert issued
Terrorists waiting to cross into Rajasthan from Pakistan, alert issued

The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS )of Rajasthan Police has issued an alert over the possibility of a group of terrorists looking to enter Rajasthan from across the international border with Pakistan.

Yemeni troops kill three Al Qaeda gunmen

At least three Al Qaeda militants were killed in a raid by the Yemeni armed forces Wednesday, a security official said.

US slaps sanctions on Taliban figures, financing arm

The United States imposed sanctions today on a Taliban financing company and two key Taliban men, labeling them global terrorists as it continued to crack down on the militant group.

Sri Lanka delists Indian, 2 others from designated terrorists

An Indian was among three persons who have been removed from Sri Lanka`s designated terrorist list, containing names of those allegedly supporting LTTE`s attempts of resurgence.

India slams Pak`s `selective approach` in tackling terror groups

Slamming Pakistan`s "selective approach" in tackling terrorist groups, India has made it clear that there is a need for "an environment free from terror and violence" for any dialogue to be meaningful.

Terrorists could use Ebola virus to make `dirty bomb`: Expert

An anthropologist has warned that terror group such as al Qaeda could use flesh-eating Ebola virus to create a "dirty bomb" that might be used to explode cities in the UK.

IM terrorists Tehsin Akhtar, Zia-Ur-Rahman `still conspiring` terror acts: NIA

NIA on Friday told a special court that suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists Tehsin Akhtar and Zia-Ur-Rahman are "still conspiring" to carry out terror strikes at various prominent places in India, especially the national capital, with the aid of Pakistan-based handlers.

Yemen hands over Al Qaeda suspects to Saudi Arabia

Yemen has handed over eight suspected Al Qaeda militants to Saudi Arabia, officials said Friday.

Operation against militants achieving objectives: Pakistan Army

Pakistan army said it had cleared over 70 percent of a town that was 2nd largest stronghold of terrorists in North Waziristan tribal region.

Islamist militant group may be planning attack in Norway: Police

An Islamist militant group with ties to Syria may be planning an attack in Norway, possibly within the coming days, Benedicte Bjoernland, the head of the Police Security Service, PST, said on Thursday.

Iraqi PM accuses Kurds of providing base to terrorists

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki Wednesday accused the Kurds of providing a base for the operations of terrorist groups, promising to free all lands seized by the militants.