Terror

Sri Lanka extends state of emergency by another month

Colombo [Sri Lanka]: Sri Lanka on Saturday extended the state of emergency by another one month considering the prevailing security…

Sri Lanka’s terror-hit Shangri-La Hotel reopens today

Colombo [Sri Lanka]: The Shangri-La Hotel here is set to reopen today, seven weeks after the high-end facility was extensively…

Pompeo to embark on 4-nation visit from June 24-30

Washington: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will embark on a four-nation visit to India, Sri Lanka, Japan and South…

EU should resist US’ economic terrorism against Iran: Rouhani

Tehran [Iran]: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday said that the European Union should resist the "economic terrorism" committed by…

Asaduddin Owaisi slams minister for calling Hyderabad ‘safe zone’ for terror

Hyderabad: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday slammed Union Minister of State for Home G. Kishan Reddy for his statement…

Sri Lanka: MP to be grilled over links with terror group NTJ

Colombo: A member of Parliament who was arrested on charges of having close links with local Islamic terror group National…

Twitter removes 1.6 lakh terror-promoting accounts

San Francisco: Twitter suspended 166,513 accounts for promoting terrorism in the July-December 2018 period, saying there's a steady decrease in…

Sri Lanka blocks social media platforms after Sinhalese-Muslim clashes

Colombo: Sri Lankan on Monday temporarily blocked Facebook, WhatsApp and some social media platforms as a precautionary measure to prevent…

Nitish praises Modi for ‘tough action’ against terror

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a "tough and timely" action against…

Terror factories in Pak looking for a “weak” govt in India: PM Modi

Ambedkar Nagar: Accusing SP, BSP and Congress of being soft on terror, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said factories…

Sri Lanka blasts carried out by suicide bombers, authorities claim ‘intelligence failure’

Colombo: Sri Lankan authorities on Monday said that the eight deadly terror bombings which rattled different parts of the country…

Pak launches protest with Iran over inaction against Omara terror incident

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday lodged a strong protest with Iran for not taking action against the group responsible for offloading…

UK issues travel advisory on Pakistan, cautions people of violence

London: The United Kingdom’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) on Thursday in an advisory to its citizens planning a trip…

Journalist killed in Northern Ireland in terror incident

Belfast: A female journalist was shot dead in Northern Ireland, in what the police are treating as a "terrorist incident",…

Shah Mahmood Qureshi accuses India of ‘hatching new plot’ against Pak

Multan: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday alleged that India "is hatching a new plot and may resort…

Yogi Adityanath, Amit Shah slam Congress for linking Hindus with terror

The Congress had “committed the sin” of linking the Hindu religion with terrorism, alleged BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday…

Punjab Police bust terror module, arrest 5

SAS Nagar (Punjab): The State Special Operations Cell (SSOC) on Sunday arrested five "highly radicalised and motivated youth" who were…

Taliban attack kills 9 policemen in S. Afghanistan

Zabul: Nine policemen were killed after the Taliban terror group attacked a checkpoint at the Shahr-e-Safa district here on Saturday,…

New Zealand PM initatites independent judicial probe into Christchurch terror attacks

Christchurch: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday initiated an independent judicial probe into the twin Christchurch mosque attacks that killed…

New Zealand observes silence on completing a week of Christchurch shootings

Christchurch: New Zealand observed few moments of silence on Friday as it marked a week since the twin mosque shootings…