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UK police name Liverpool taxi blast suspect

November 16, 2021 4:14 pm

Police say 32-year-old Emad Al Swealmeen, who was killed in the blast, boarded the taxi in the northern English city and asked to be driven to the hospital, which was about 10 minutes away.

Canada PM Justin Trudeau denounces truck attack that targeted Muslim family

June 09, 2021 3:45 pm

The victims two parents, two children and a grandmother were on an evening walk when the driver of the truck struck them at an intersection in London, Ontario. The sole survivor was a 9-year-old boy, who was hospitalised.

Former IAS’s martyrdom to be observed on Feb 1

January 31, 2021 2:46 am

On the same day in 1992, Verma, his wife, two sons, his driver and gunman were killed in a terrorist attack.

North Macedonia arrests 8 suspected of terrorism

December 29, 2020 1:54 pm

Police have linked the individuals to the "Islamic State" terror group. In November, an Austrian-born man of Macedonian-Albanian descent carried out an attack in Vienna, killing four and wounding several others.

Rajnath warns about threat of 'big incident' in coastal areas by Pakistani terrorists

September 27, 2019 5:51 pm

"We cannot rule out that our neighbouring country's terrorist can carry out a big incident on our coastline which extends from Kutch to Kerala," said Rajnath.

Man accused of murder in New Zealand shootings also charged with terrorist act

May 21, 2019 1:45 pm

In an attack broadcast live on Facebook, a lone gunman armed with semi-automatic weapons targeted Muslims attending Friday prayers, killing 51 worshippers and wounding dozens of people.

Afghan embassy in US holds memorial service for Sikhs, Hindus killed in Jalalabad

July 17, 2018 2:13 pm

At least 19 people, including 18 Hindus and Sikhs, were killed on July 1 when a suicide bomber targeted a convoy of Sikhs and Hindus on their way to meet Afghanistan's president in Jalalabad. The attack was later claimed by the Islamic State.

All-female ISIS terror attack plotters in UK sentenced to long jail terms

June 22, 2018 9:13 pm

A Moroccan-origin Islamic State supporter behind the UK's first all-female terrorist attack plot has been sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum term of 16 years behind bars.

Bahraini policeman killed, 8 wounded in bomb attack

October 28, 2017 7:53 am

Bahrain, a Shiite-majority kingdom ruled by a Sunni dynasty, has seen sporadic violence since a crackdown in 2011 on a protest movement demanding a constitutional monarchy and an elected prime minister.

Manchester blast: 19 dead after explosion at Ariana Grande's UK concert

May 23, 2017 6:23 am

Manchester Arena, the largest indoor arena in Europe, opened in 1995 and is a popular concert and sporting venue.


Terrorists storm office of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, 12 reported dead

January 07, 2015 8:31 pm

The newspaper was also firebombed in the past for publishing cartoons in 2011 joking about Muslim leaders.


PM reviews security at terror-hit Pathankot Airbase

January 09, 2016 2:25 pm

Pathankot, Jan 09 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Pathankot Air Force base to review the security situation after the terrorist attack, which left seven security personnel dead and 20 others injured. PM Modi also conducted an aerial survey of the Air Base.Meanwhile, security forces have declared that the airbase has been fully cleared after a massive combing operation by the Army, National Security Guard and IAF's Guard Commandos which spanned over three days.

UAE, Germany and Italy condemn Pathankot attack

January 08, 2016 2:58 pm

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): The governments of UAE, Germany and Italy have condemned the terrorist attack on Indian Air Force base in Pathankot in which seven security personnel were martyred."Terrorism and extremism know no borders and no limits and pose a threat to innocent people everywhere around the world. In order to contain the dangerous threat that terrorism poses to our countries and peoples, international cooperation is indispensable," the Foreign Ministry of UAE said in a statement. Although, the UAE assured India of complete support in its fight against terrorism. "We utterly condemn the terrorist attacks on the Indian air force base in Pathankot and on the Indian Consulate General in Mazar-e-Sharif. The responsible parties must be identified and held accountable," Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson said in a statement. Earlier, Italy, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Japan, South Korea, Maldives, Nepal, Brazil and France also condemned the terrorist attack. Six terrorists were neutralised in the terror attack at the Pathankot air base that began in the wee hours on January 1. Seven security personnel were martyred in the terror attack. The conspiracy behind the terrorist attack in Pathankot was hatched in Markaj, Pakistan, as per high-level official sources.