Will go after al Qaeda wherever they are: Panetta

On May 8, an attempt by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula to blow up a US-bound passenger plane was foiled.

How underwear bombmaker became US’ worst nightmare

Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri has emerged as CIA`s worst nightmare since the slaying of terror chief Osama bin Laden.

Nigerian underwear bomber to be sentenced in US

A bomb hidden in the underwear of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab caused a fire on a Delta Airlines flight on December 25, 2009.

Underwear bomber seeks lesser sentence than life

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, has earlier pleaded in a federal court guilty of trying to detonate a bomb hidden in his underwear as part of a plot orchestrated by al Qaeda`s affiliate in Yemen.

`Qaeda`s Awlaki directed underwear bomber`

Al Qaeda leader Anwar al-Awlaki personally directed and approved the attempted bombing of a U S airliner in 2009

Underwear bomber seeks new US lawyer

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, 25, represented himself in the
high profile case and pleaded guilty on the second day of his
October trial against the advice of his court-appointed
standby counsel.

Underwear bomber pleads guilty to 2009 US bomb bid

The plot failed because the explosives
stitched in his underwear never detonated fully and
caused a massive fireball.

Trial of accused underwear bomber opens in Detroit

The Nigerian man accused of trying to blow up a US airliner on Christmas Day 2009 by hiding a bomb in his underpants.

Nigerian juror dismissed from airline attack trial

The judge in the trial of a Nigerian
man accused of trying to blow up a plane with a bomb in his underwear has dismissed a juror from the defendent`s home country.

Underwear bomb case down to jury pool of 47

The Nigerian man is accused of trying to blow up a plane with a bomb
in his underwear.

Awlaki alive, will wipe out US: Underwear bomber

Abdulmutallab is acting as his own attorney in federal terror trial and previously said that Osama was not dead.

Underwear bomber’s trial to begin in Detroit

Jury selection was to start today in
the high stakes trial of a young African, accused of trying to bring down an airliner with a bomb in his underwear.

Osama is alive: `Underwear bomber` in US court

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab was accused of trying detonate explosives hidden in his underwear on a Detroit-bound plane.

`Underwear bomber` trial jurors granted anonymity

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab is accused of trying to blow up a packed transatlantic airliner.

`Underwear bomber` said he worked for Qaeda: US

Abdulmutallab, 24, is accused of trying to blow up Northwest Airlines Flight 253.

US judge sets plea deadline in airline attack

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab has until August 19 to work out a plea agreement.

Underwear bomber returns to US court

The Nigerian man dubbed the `Underwear Bomber` after allegedly trying to blow up a Detroit-bound plane on Christmas Day in an Al Qaeda plot returns to a US courtroom Tuesday.

Explosion by ‘Underwear Bomber’ could not have blown up plane

An experiment conducted by a BBC documentary team has proven that even if the "Underwear Bomber" had exploded his device on Christmas Day, 2009, the Airbus A330 would have survived.