New York attack: Eight killed in 'act of terror'; suspect arrested

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 05:38

New York, Nov 1, Eight persons were killed and 12 injured after a truck ploughed into pedestrians in Lower Manhattan in New York on Tuesday, the Mayor said, calling the attack an "act of terror". The suspect has been arrested.


Pakistani cross-border terrorism is root of current Kashmir situation: India

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 11:04

United Nations, Sep 13, Cross-border terrorism from Pakistan is at the root of the current situation in Kashmir and it has also victimised the people of the part of the state occupied by Pakistan, India said on Tuesday dismissing Islamabad's attempts to raise the Kashmir issue at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) meeting in Geneva.


Modi again raises terror issue at BRICS forum

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 10:48

Xiamen (China), Sep 5, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday again raised the issue of terrorism at a BRICS forum here while suggesting 10 commitments to be made by the five-member bloc for their role in global transformation.


Bangladeshi forces close in on militant hideout in Dhaka

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 08:52

Dhaka, Sep 5, Bangladesh's elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) early on Tuesday cordoned off a building here in the capital, where suspected militants were holed up, a media report said.


Gunmen raid Kenyan deputy president's rural home

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 00:32

Nairobi, July 30, Unidentified gunmen on Saturday raided Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto's rural home in Eldoret city of Kenya after shooting a police officer guarding the home.


Three militants killed, Srinagar clashes injured several

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 23:14

Srinagar, July 12, Security forces shot dead three militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district, sparking street clashes in Srinagar which injured several civilian protestors and security personnel on Wednesday, officials said.


Punjab Police busts terror module, arrests two

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 22:00

Chandigarh, July 12, A terror module involved in serious crimes in Punjab has been busted and two of its members arrested, official sources said on Wednesday.