September 11

US Supreme Court hears case on Muslims rounded up after 9/11

The men were among 750 Muslims rounded up after the terror attacks, many on grounds that they did not have legal US immigration papers.

Jan 19, 2017, 09:20 AM IST

''I didn't think it was a big deal,'' Hillary Clinton says of pneumonia bout

Hillary Clinton`s pneumonia disclosure was made public hours after her campaign said she had become "overheated".

Sep 13, 2016, 09:09 AM IST

United States mourns on 15th anniversary of 9/11

America commemorated the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks Sunday with emotional services of remembrance in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania to honor those who perished in the world`s deadliest terror strikes.

Sep 12, 2016, 01:15 AM IST

Saudi Arabia warns economic fallout if US congress passes 9/11 bill

The Barack Obama-led government has been warned by Saudi Arabia that it would sell off American assets worth $750 billion if the US Congress passes a bill declaring the latter responsible for the September 11, 2001 attacks.

Apr 17, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

Twitter hashtag to fight racial attacks in US

An Indian American woman has created #AfterSeptember11 on micro-blogging site Twitter to speak up against the racial attacks Indians have been facing in the US after the September 11 terror attacks.

Sep 12, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

'Dust Lady' from iconic 9/11 photograph dies of cancer

A survivor of the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York who was featured in one of the most iconic photographs of the outrage has died of stomach cancer. She was 42.

Aug 26, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

Ailing 9/11 firefighter wins USD 5 mn lottery in US

A retired firefighter, who severely damaged his lungs while responding to the 9/11 terror attack at the World Trade Centre, has won a whopping USD 5 million in a lottery here in the US.

Jul 05, 2015, 15:20 PM IST

'Welcome Back' to release on September 11

The sequel to 2007 hit comedy 'Welcome' is set to hit the big screens on September 11, 2015.

Jun 14, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

'Bhaag Johnny' to release on September 11

 Actor Kunal Kemmu-starrer "Bhaag Johnny", directed by Shivam Nair of "Ahista Ahista" fame, will hit theatres on September 11 this year.

Jun 05, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Hearing for accused 9/11 plotters halted after infiltration charge

A U.S. military judge on Monday halted a pre-trial hearing for Guantanamo Bay inmates accused of plotting the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks after one of the accused said his interpreter had worked at a secret CIA prison.

Feb 10, 2015, 05:48 AM IST

Guantanamo hearings for 9/11 plotters postponed

The first open pre-trial hearings with accused 9/11 plotters Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and Ramzi Binalshibh since the release of a damning Senate report on CIA torture have been postponed until February, officials said.

Dec 16, 2014, 05:49 AM IST

9/11 illness kills 3 retired firefighters in 1 day

The Fire Department of New York says three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero have died on the same day from illnesses related to the September 11, 2001 attacks.

Sep 25, 2014, 20:53 PM IST

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.

Sep 12, 2014, 00:03 AM IST

In first, NYC memorial to be open on night of 9/11

The September 11 memorial plaza will be open on the night of the attacks' anniversary this year, marking the first time the general public will be able to visit ground zero on the commemoration date.

Aug 29, 2014, 23:28 PM IST

First World Trade Center tower makes debut 12 years after 9/11

The first office tower at Ground Zero since the September 11, 2001 attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center will open on Wednesday, marking a comeback for the Lower Manhattan site.

Nov 13, 2013, 19:17 PM IST

Shiva temple swept away, prayers at Kedarnath to begin on Sept 11

Swollen waters of the Bhagirathi following incessant overnight rains washed away a famous Shiva temple in Uttarkashi.

Aug 02, 2013, 15:06 PM IST

Defendants sit out Guantanamo hearing in 9/11 case

The Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal is back in session in the September 11 case, but without the defendants.

Jun 18, 2013, 21:32 PM IST

US confirms Osama bin Laden`s son-in-law capture in Jordan

Al Qaeda propagandist Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is expected to be in US federal court in New York on Friday in an initial hearing to face terror charges.

Mar 08, 2013, 08:31 AM IST

Judge grants access to secret Guantanamo camp

The judge presiding over the September 11 war crimes tribunal is allowing defence lawyers their first chance to see the secret section of the Guantanamo Bay prison.

Feb 22, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

US won`t drop conspiracy charge against 9/11 plotters

The Pentagon appointee overseeing the Guantanamo war crimes court has refused to drop conspiracy charges against five accused plotters of the 9/11 attacks.

Jan 20, 2013, 21:47 PM IST