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Key Twitter events: Paris attacks, #BlackLivesMatter

The hashtags #PrayforParis and #JeSuisCharlie were among the top 10 news trends cited by Twitter for 2015, referring to the deadly November 13 rampage in the French capital and the killings at the Charlie Hebdo magazine on January 7.

Dec 08, 2015, 00:29 AM IST

Jordanian-US suspect nabbed in NY area extremist ring

A 20-year-old Jordanian-American who flew overseas in an apparent bid to join the Islamic State extremist group, appeared in court near New York on Monday on terror allegations, prosecutors said.

Aug 11, 2015, 05:28 AM IST

Jewish supermarket in Paris attacked by jihadist re-opens

ParisThe Jewish supermarket in Paris attacked by a jihadist gunman linked to the shootings at Charlie Hebdo magazine in January re-opened on Sunday.

Mar 15, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Charlie Hebdo killer Cherif Kouachi buried near Paris: Mayor`s office

 Cherif Kouachi, one of the two brothers who killed 12 people in an attack on France`s Charlie Hebdo magazine, has been buried amid tight security outside of Paris, the local mayor`s office told AFP.

Jan 18, 2015, 13:56 PM IST

Charlie Hebdo edition with Prophet Muhammad on cover sells record five million copies

Barely a week after terror attack by Islamist militants at its office in Paris, a defiant Charlie Hebdo magazine was back at the kiosks with its latest issue featuring Prophet Muhammad on its cover and sold millions of copies.

Jan 14, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

Al Qaeda magazine posts 'bomb recipe' to blow up passenger jets

Al Qaeda has provided its followers with a new "bomb recipe" with which an explosive device can be made using household goods avoiding metal components intended to evade airport security and blow up a passenger jet.

Jan 11, 2015, 15:24 PM IST

Obama condemns terror attack in France, offers help

Strongly condemning the horrific terror attack in France, US President Barack Obama on Wednesday directed his officials to provide any assistance needed to bring to justice perpetrators of such a "cowardly" and "evil" assault.

Jan 08, 2015, 01:37 AM IST