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World Trade Center


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.

Then FM Yashwant Sinha: Took steps to weather fallout in markets, post-Pokhran sanctions helped

September 11, 2021 10:51 am

However, the Indian government, still steering the country through the economic sanctions imposed after the Pokhran nuclear test three years earlier, knew that the tremors would hit home.

20 years after 9/11, work of identifying remains continues

September 09, 2021 9:06 am

The announcement came days before the 20th anniversary of an attack that killed nearly 3,000 people when hijacked commercial jets flew into the twin towers, struck the Pentagon and crashed into a Pennsylvania meadow.

Three men guided millions through horror of Sept. 11, 2001

September 03, 2021 11:20 pm

Most Americans were guided through the events of the day by one of three men: Tom Brokaw of NBC News, Peter Jennings of ABC and Dan Rather of CBS.

Prosecutors disclose taped confession in 9/11 case

September 18, 2019 8:37 am

Al-Baluchi is a nephew of the accused plot mastermind, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. They are among five men, including Binalshibh, who are scheduled to go to trial by military commission on Jan. 11, 2021, in the death penalty case.

Dangling workers rescued from World Trade Center

November 13, 2014 4:28 am

Window washers trapped on a dangling scaffold nearly 70 stories up the new 1 World Trade Center tower were rescued.

4 arrested in World Trade Center jump

March 25, 2014 1:14 pm

It was 'very exhilarating 'one of the accused jumpers, Andrew Rossig said.

...renowned chef Gudmundsson tells young chefs to think global,cook local

December 07, 2013 1:44 am

On Day 2,the most sought after person in this melting pot of chefs was Chef Gissur Gudmundsson.

Carlsen favourite,but Anand has prepared harder than ever: Kasparov

November 07, 2013 3:18 am

Many gifted youngsters play impressive games; it was Carlsen’s will to win that set him apart.

Google search making people more forgetful?

October 03, 2013 1:24 pm

Majority of adults who took part in a survey have said they made less of an effort to remember things.


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.

US observes 14th anniversary of 9/11 attack; President Obama pays homage to victims

September 11, 2015 9:22 pm

Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and others observed a moment of silence to mark the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Friday (September 11).