Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



Why does liberal Tunisia still struggle with extremists?

October 31, 2020 4:21 pm

Tunisia is held up as a model of the Arab Spring's success yet it is still a major source of violent radicals. Some in Europe may be marginalized but at home its youth are frustrated by the promises of democracy.

8chan is a megaphone for shooters. 'Shut the site down,' says its creator

August 06, 2019 10:47 am

In recent months, 8chan has become a go-to resource for violent extremists. At least three mass shootings this year have been announced in advance on the site, often accompanied by racist writings that seem engineered to go viral on the internet.

Saudi Arabia says revamping education to combat "extremist ideologies"

March 21, 2018 3:11 pm

Earlier this month, Crown Prince Mohammed told CBS in an interview that Saudi schools have been "invaded" by elements of the Muslim Brotherhood, which has been designated by Saudi Arabia as a terrorist organisation along with other militant groups such as al Qaeda and Islamic State.

Q&A: Identifying Internet extremism and how to combat it

June 05, 2017 12:50 pm

In the wake of Britain's third major attack in three months, PM Theresa May called on governments to form international agreements to prevent the spread of extremism online. Here's a look at extremism on the web, what's being done to stop it and what could come next.

Germany: Numbers of extremists heading to Syria, Iraq grows

January 27, 2016 7:00 pm

Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic extremists heading to Syria and Iraq continues to grow

Politicians can move freely in Maoist-pockets in Jharkhand

September 17, 2013 2:53 pm

Preventing exploitation by LWE in Jharkhand,police don't ask politicians to change routes.

Indonesia suspects held for poison plot

June 14, 2011 12:18 am

Sixteen people arrested in Indonesia are suspected of plotting to kill police personnel with cyanide and pen guns,authorities said.

US fears radicals may take advantage of Pak flood situation

August 11, 2010 9:21 am

Groups on UN terror list,like Jamaat-ud-Dawah,have become highly visible in relief operations.

Land of the impure

June 24, 2010 2:30 am

Don’t blame the army for all Pakistan’s problems. Just most of them....

German man detained in Pak was wanted for militant links

June 22, 2010 10:25 am

Pakistani officials said a German national detained by security forces in the country's northwest was wanted by German authorities for his alleged links with extremists.