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Karnataka police arrests truck driver for hoax call over 'terror attacks' in eight states

Karnataka Central Crime Branch(CCB) officials t arrested a truck driver identified as Swamy Sundar Murthy who allegedly made a hoax call to the police and claiming that a terror attack had been planned in major cities of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Puducherry, Goa and Maharashtra.

Team from Pune's Institute of IED Management to help Pulwama attack probe

A three-member team from the institute, located at Talegaon in Pune, will conduct the probe, look into the explosive materials used in the attack and the way it was executed.


For CRPF, Pulwama attack a ‘massive setback’, a new challenge

Before Thursday’s attack, the most casualty suffered by CRPF in an attack was on June 25, 2016, when a vehicle was attacked by three LeT militants, leaving eight personnel dead and 22 injured.

Fifth column: A decade since 26/11

The 26/11 attack needs to be remembered more often by our political leaders because it is the one single event that completely changed India’s relationship with the Islamic Republic next door.

Kashmiri youth held from Delhi-bound bus, Independence Day 'terror attack foiled'

Sources said eight live grenades and cash worth nearly Rs 60,580 were seized from him. Though he had no past record as a militant, sources said he was on the radar of security agencies when he reached Jammu from the Valley.

At least two dead in bombing on Mogadishu outskirts

A car detonated in the village of Markaz just over 20 kilometres (12 miles) northwest of Mogadishu, said Police Major Nur Ali.


Dhaka cafe to open on terror attack's first anniversary

On the first anniversary of the attack on Saturday, the house no. 5 on road no. 79 at Gulshan-2 will be open from 10 am to 2 pm when the people can pay their homage, bdnews24 reported.

Explosion in Bogota: At least 3 dead, 9 injured in shopping centre blast in Colombia

Bogota Mayor Enrique Penalosa condemned what he called a "cowardly terrorist bombing" at the upscale mall, in the heart of Bogota's tourist district.

Bangladesh arrests member of banned Islamist group for funding militants

Imran Ahmed, the owner of a garment factory, and his driver Shamim Mia were arrested near the capital during a raid on Saturday, the elite Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) said.

Militants planning to attack Amarnath Yatra: BSF

BSF officer said it at the wreath laying ceremony of martyred BSF troopers in Srinagar

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Terror strikes Jammu & Kashmir, one killed

Terror struck Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district early today as three militants in Army fatigues opened fire at a SUV.

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News in Numbers: Potholes claim more lives than terror attacks

#NewsInNumbers In 2017, potholes claimed more lives than terror and naxal attacks. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i

26/11 will be Pak.’s revenge against India: Lakhvi told Headley

Mumbai, Feb 12 (ANI): The 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict David Coleman Headley’s 5th day of deposition began on Friday. Deposing before a special Mumbai court through video conferencing, he revealed that Lakhvi told him that 26/11 attack will be revenge to all bomb blasts planned by India in Pakistan. He further said that he visited Siddhivinayak Temple, made a video of the premises and purchased 15-20 sacred thread for 26/11 attackers so that they would look like Indians. He also told that he chose Cuffe Parade as the landing site for 26/11 attackers after visiting Gateway of India and Cuffe Parade. When he returned to Pakistan after his Mumbai visit from April 9th-15th, 2008, he met Sajid Mir and Major Iqbal to show them video of possible landing sites in India. He told the court that he was in Pakistan from April 15 to June 30, 2008, but during this period somewhere in May, he visited New York and Philadelphia.


Headley's deposition enters day four

Mumbai, Feb 11 (ANI): After a day's break due to a technical snag in the video conferencing link, 26/11 terror attack convict David Coleman Headley's deposition continued on Thursday. Due to yesterday's break, extra time has been allocated for the hearing today. Headley is deposing before a Special Mumbai Court in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack case. During the last two days of deposition, Headley revealed several names in Pakistani Army and the ISI who are working closely with terror outfits Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Jamat-ul-Dawa (JuD) to carry out attacks in India.

Headley’s deposition will lead to logical conclusions: Rijiju

Rampur/ New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said that David Coleman Headley revelation will lead India to a logical conclusion. He added that he cannot speak in details as he does not have any official confirmation yet. He further said that it was already known who is involved in the terror attack and Headley’s deposition will be helpful.

Attack on Pakistan university highly condemnable: Manohar Parrikar

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday condemned the recent terrorist attack on the Bacha Khan University in Pakistan. He said any kind of terror attack is reprehended. He expressed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and evoked strong sentiments, saying that killing of civilians or any form of violence is condemnable.

President Mukherjee expresses grief over Pakistan university attack

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee expressed grief over the Bacha Khan University terror attack and paid his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families. He condemned the attack on the Pakistan University in Charasada and prayed for the speedy recovery of the injured. The president said this attack once again shows that no difference can be made between 'good' and bad terrorists and all forms of terrorism and all manner of support to them need to be completely eradicated.


Pakistani nationals condemn Pathankot terror attack

Chakhan-Da-Bagh (Poonch), Jan 13 (ANI): Pakistani nationals condemned the recent Pathankot terror attack saying the attack was abhorrent. They are of the view Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would be taking steps to control terrorism and bring justice to the Pathankot martyrs. They said that they wanted the two nations to live in peace and harmony. The residents also believe that Nawaz Sharif’s course of action regarding the Pathankot terror attack would help in improving the relations between the two nations.

BJP answerable for Pathankot: Lalu Yadav

Patna, Jan 12 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Yadav on Tuesday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had failed to safeguard the nation and the party was liable as to how the terrorists entered Pathankot’s highly secured airbase. He further said that instead of engaging in communalism, BJP should answer about nation’s security. He said that Pakistani former General Pervez Musharraf is not the government of Pakistan and held the Pakistani government answerable regarding the Pathankot terror attack.

Pakistan has assured assistance to India on Pathankot: BJP

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson GVL Narsimha Rao on Saturday said that Pakistan has given assurance to India of a prompt action regarding the Pathankot terror attack. He said that India has provided Pakistan with evidences on terror attack and is hopeful of speedy results. He added that Pakistan’s tone is different and things would soon be known.

Gurdaspur Terror Attack in Punjab: Visuals, Eye Witness Account

At least six people have been reportedly killed after a group of terrorists attacked a police station in Gurdaspur, Punjab early Monday morning. The incident has been reported in Dinanagar town close to the border with Pakistan. The gunmen were dressed in Army uniforms. Seven others are injured and have been admitted to hospitals.