Syndicate content

Islamist militia recruiting children to boost their forces


Islamist militia in rebel-held northern Mali are recruiting children in a bid to boost their forces, a local elected official and a journalist in the region said.

Both Ansar Dine and Al-Qaeda in the

Fresh Qaeda assault in Yemen

At least 24 people were killed on Monday as Al-Qaeda militants raided an army barracks, the latest in a spate of attacks by the terror network which has boosted its presence across Yemen's lawless sou

9/11 Pakistani mastermind, 4 others sent for trial

The United States has formally sent to trial Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, alleged Pakistani mastermind of 9/11 terror attacks, along with four other suspected Al Qaeda militants involved in its planning. T

Al-Qaeda sites go silent in possible cyber attack


Al-Qaeda's main Internet sites have gone silent for more than a week in an unprecedented outage for the extremist network's online forums, analysts said on Tuesday.

"All of them essentially went dow

US probes online warning about al-Qaeda's return to New York


US law enforcement officials are investigating an image posted online that shows the city's Manhattan skyline at sunset with a warning in the foreground that terror outfit al Qaeda plans to return to

Yemeni forces kill 38 Qaeda suspects: government

Yemen's armed forces killed 38 suspected members of Al-Qaeda in two days of air raids and shelling of their hideouts in the country's south, a government official said on Tuesday.

"Thirty-eight membe

Al-Qaeda suspects kill 7 Yemen policemen

Al-Qaeda suspects killed seven policemen in an attack on a checkpoint in southeast Yemen on Sunday, a security official said, a day after clashes between the army and militants left 40 dead.

"A group

Al-Qaeda claim to have killed 30 soldiers in Yemen

Terror outfit Al-Qaeda on Saturday claimed to have killed at least 30 Yemeni soldiers and seized a military site after a deadly gunbattle with government troops, Xinhua reported.

The clash occurred i

US envoy to Kabul says ‘Al-Qaeda plotting another 9/11 attack from Afghanistan’


Al-Qaeda has returned to Afghanistan and is planning to use the war-torn nation as a base to launch another 9/11-style attack on Western countries, a senior official has claimed.

According to America

Osama bin Laden had ‘not come up’ with the 9/11 plot


It was not Osama bin Laden who had come up with the 9/11 plot, a new book has claimed which also says that he had initially dismissed the plan.

When the strike was first proposed to him in 1996 the

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

I want to begin with a little story that was told to me by a leading executive at Aptech. He was exercising in a gym with a lot of younger people.

Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen didn’t make the cut. Neither did Shaji Karun’s Piravi, which bagged 31 international awards.