counter-terrorism News

Australian police search Melbourne properties in terror investigation

Shire Ali had set fire to a pickup truck laden with gas cylinders in the centre of Melbourne on Friday and stabbed three people, killing one, before he was shot by police.

India, Uzbekistan to deepen defence, counter-terrorism ties

The two sides agreed to hold joint military training exercise in the area of counter-terrorism, cooperate in the field of military education and military medicine, set up Joint Working Group to support and sustain enhanced, mutually-beneficial defence-related activities.


Australia bans travel to Iraqi city of Mosul under new law

The Iraqi city of Mosul, which is held by Islamic State, declared off-limits to Australians under new counterterrorism laws.

City police,LAPD to join hands for capacity building

Downing expressed his desire for an exchange of SWAT teams for training.

Have published 1 per cent of Snowden leak: The Guardian

Alan Rusbridger was questioned by Parliament’s home affairs committee as part of a session on counterterrorism.

‘Talks on to secure atomic energy facilities’

Chavan also alluded to the counter-terror machinery in the state post 26/11.


US to provide security assistance to Pakistan under 5-year plan

Assistance to help it build counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism capabilities.

US will continue to gather foreign intelligence: WH official

Meanwhile,Obama sought review of intelligence gathering with respect to foreign partners.

A weak al-Qaeda may focus on targets in India: expert

With its diminishing capacity to launch any major strike against the US,it may may now focus on targets in India.

Manmohan Singh leaves for home after 4-day visit to Brunei,Indonesia

The visit assumes significance for expansion of India's 'Look East' policy and trade ties.