Kenya mall attack

US drone kills Somali militant linked to Kenya mall attack

A drone strike in Somalia last week killed a senior al-Shebab figure linked to the notorious 2013 attack on the Westgate mall in Nairobi, the US military said Wednesday.

Mar 19, 2015, 02:33 AM IST

Names of 4 Somali gunmen in Kenya mall attack ID`d

Officials investigating the Westgate Mall attack in Kenya now know the real names of all four gunmen.

Nov 19, 2013, 11:47 AM IST

Al Shabaab confirms members killed in Kenya mall attack

Islamist group Al Shabaab has said its fighters who attacked the Westgate shopping mall in Kenya`s capital Nairobi in September were killed in the raid, contradicting earlier reports that some of them escaped.

Nov 13, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

Bodies retrieved from mall belong to terrorists: Kenya

The Kenyan government has said that the four bodies recovered from the Westgate shopping mall were of the terrorists who were behind the deadly attack Sep 21. Over 70 people were killed and more than 200 injured.

Oct 21, 2013, 13:07 PM IST

Kenya govt wants to see Westgate Mall reopened

Kenya`s government has given the first sign that Nairobi`s Westgate shopping mall may one day reopen for business despite being partially destroyed in last month`s attack by Islamist gunmen.

Oct 10, 2013, 16:34 PM IST

Kenya mall attack: Chilling CCTV footage provides vital clues into Westgate siege

With chilling nonchalance, gunmen massacred at least 67 people wander through Kenya`s Westgate mall, seen for first time in security camera footage providing possible vital evidence to investigators.

Oct 05, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

Kenya mall attack: No of attackers may have been fewer

A top Kenya government official says four armed assailants can be seen on closed circuit television footage during the terrorist attack on an upscale mall in which at least 67 people were killed, an indication that there may not have been as many attackers as initially believed.

Oct 02, 2013, 21:47 PM IST

We`re not done yet: Al Shabaab after Kenya mall attack

After the bloody massacre at Westgate mall attack left 67 people dead and dozens injured, terrorist group al Shabaab on Wednesday reportedly threatened that more such attacks will follow.

Oct 02, 2013, 19:29 PM IST

Nairobi morgue`s last Kenya mall victim ID`d

Karen Wambui walked slowly through the Nairobi city morgue`s turquoise and yellow iron gates, still trying to process what she had seen inside.

Sep 30, 2013, 16:37 PM IST

Nairobi mall attack suspect `White widow` married Kenya Navy officer?

Briton fugitive ‘White Widow’ Samantha Lewthwaite, who is suspected to have masterminded Kenya mall attack and is wanted by the Interpol, is reported to have recced foreign embassies in South Africa.

Sep 30, 2013, 13:48 PM IST

`White Widow` Samantha Lewthwaite favoured Hiroshima bombing

Samantha Lewthwaite, dubbed the ` White Widow`, led a classroom debate in favour of the Hiroshima A-bomb when she was just 15.

Sep 30, 2013, 13:07 PM IST

Kenya attack victim`s body brought to Bangalore; consigned to flames

The body of city businessman Sudarshan B Nagraj, who was shot dead in Kenya`s Westgate Mall terror attack, was brought here on Saturday and consigned to flames, according to the victim’s elder brother.

Sep 28, 2013, 19:58 PM IST

Al Shabaab attacks Kenyan post near Somalia border

Militant group Al Shabaab continued its operations even beyond Nairobi mall siege as it attacked a security post on Kenya’s border with Somalia on Thursday killing two police officers in the ambush.

Sep 26, 2013, 14:40 PM IST

Attack on police station in Kenya kills two

Two police officers were killed and three others were injured in an attack on a police station in Kenya Thursday, said the authorities.

Sep 26, 2013, 12:56 PM IST

Post Kenya attack, United States issues worldwide caution

After Kenya attack, US has issued for its citizens worldwide, including in India, a caution stating terrorist outfits like al Qaeda, the Taliban and Lashkar-e-Toiba are engaged in parlous activities.

Sep 26, 2013, 12:55 PM IST

Kenya attack: Dozens of bodies buried under Nairobi shopping mall rubble?

Nairobi mortuary prepared on Thursday to receive ‘up to 160 new corpses’ after an intelligence source claimed that the number of bodies under the rubble could be in hundreds.

Sep 26, 2013, 12:40 PM IST

Kenya siege: Probe begins into attack; al Shabaab threatens more strikes

Assisted by FBI, Scotland Yard and spy agencies of Israel and Germany, Kenya has begun probe into invasion of a Nairobi mall that left at least 72 people dead, even as al Shabaab warned of more attacks.

Sep 26, 2013, 08:49 AM IST

Al Shabaab says foreigners were target in Kenya; police search wreckage

Verifying witness accounts that gunmen tried to let Muslims go free while killing or taking the others captive at a shopping mall in Kenya, al Shabaab, the armed Somali Islamic extremist group, said that foreigners were a "legitimate target".

Sep 26, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

Kenya mall attack: Indian victim’s body to be brought home on Friday

The body of 50-year old Indian victim Sudarshan B Nagraj, who was shot dead by Kenya mall attackers on September 21, would be brought back home this Friday, reports said.

Sep 25, 2013, 13:26 PM IST

Al Qaeda-linked Shabaab threaten new attacks if Kenya does not leave Somalia

Al Qaeda-linked Islamist militants, claiming they were still holding hostages, on Tuesday battled Kenyan troops for the fourth day of a bloody siege at a Nairobi mall and threatened further attacks against the country.

Sep 24, 2013, 20:49 PM IST