Thursday, Oct 06, 2022


9/11 NEWS

On 9/11 anniversary, Biden recalls American unity, vows vigilance

September 11, 2022 9:51 pm

Nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks, when al Qaeda hijackers flew planes into the New York's World Trade Center towers and into the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, while a fourth plane crashed in Pennsylvania

9/11 families blast Trump invite to Saudi-backed golf tour

July 19, 2022 5:53 pm

In a letter to Trump on Sunday, family members said they felt “extreme pain, frustration and anger” as a result of Trump’s decision to host the controversial Saudi-sponsored league.

Umar Khalid bail hearing: Prosecution draws parallels between Delhi riots and 9/11 attacks

January 28, 2022 4:15 pm

Special Public Prosecutor Amit Prasad told Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat, "Just before 9/11 happened when all people were involved, they reached a particular place and took training."

Paying homage to 9/11 victims, US pilot uses flight path to spell out 'never forget'

September 14, 2021 10:02 am

The picture of the flight path with the message "never forget" traced on the map has gone viral on social media and prompted emotional reactions among netizens.

The legacy of America’s post-9/11 turn to torture

September 13, 2021 2:26 pm

The United States sent 119 people into the CIA’s overseas network of secret prisons — including the accused plotters of 9/11 — where detainees were routinely sleep deprived, shackled in excruciating ways and subjected to rectal abuse and other brutal treatment.

FBI releases declassified document on September 11 attack

September 12, 2021 3:08 pm

The FBI releases 16 redacted pages that describe contacts some of the hijackers had with Saudi associates in the US.

As world marks 9/11, Taliban flag raised over seat of power

September 12, 2021 10:49 am

The Taliban flag was raised Friday and could be seen waving over the presidential palace in Kabul on Saturday.

Obama, Queen Elizabeth, US senators remember 9/11

September 11, 2021 8:25 pm

"America will never forget those who lost their lives, those who risked or gave their own lives to save others, and those whose lives were forever changed 20 years ago," former US President Barack Obama said.

For World Trade Center cook, surviving 9/11 led to activism

September 11, 2021 7:15 pm

Twenty years after 9/11, Sekou Siby still feels the pangs of survivor's guilt. A cook and dishwasher at the World Trade Center's Windows on the World restaurant, Siby had swapped shifts with a co-worker that day, who ended up dying in the terrorist attacks.

Saudi Arabia, 20 years after 9/11: ‘A country in the making’

September 11, 2021 4:34 pm

The cloud of social restrictions that loomed over generations of Saudis is quickly dissipating and the country is undergoing visible change. Still, for countless numbers of people in the US and beyond, Saudi Arabia will forever be associated with 9/11.


20 years on, America remembers day that changed the world

September 11, 2021 8:16 pm

On Saturday, Biden and first lady Jill Biden will visit New York City, where two airliners destroyed the World Trade Center, followed by the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, where a third airliner crashed. He will also visit Shanksville in Pennsylvania, where passengers forced down a fourth aircraft believed to have been headed to the US Capitol or White House.

21 photos that depict the horror of 9/11 attacks

September 10, 2021 7:28 pm

20 years of 9/11: Nearly 3,000 people were killed and countless more injured in the terror attack, which transformed the United States forever.

Rare photos of 9/11 attack: The day that shook the world

September 11, 2019 11:04 am

16th anniversary of 9/11 attack: On the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001, the entire world watched as two passenger planes ploughed into the World Trade Centre (WTC) towers. Another plane crashed into the west wing of the Pentagon. A total of 3,000 people had lost their lives.