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Al Qaeda 'terrorist' wins 21-year legal battle to stay in Britain

January 03, 2017 8:00 pm

The man had lost two previous appeals against deportation but human rights laws prevented his deportation to Algeria.

Yemen: US drone attack 'kills two Qaeda fighters'

June 13, 2016 7:12 am

The strike comes after an American drone attack on Saturday killed two other presumed Al-Qaeda members in their vehicle in Marib province, east of the capital Sanaa.

Delhi Police: Babri demolition, Godhra riots led youths to Al-Qaeda

June 12, 2016 9:47 am

The police named 17 accused in the chargesheet, involved in establishing al Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent, out of which 12 are missing.

Following footsteps of bin Laden, Al Qaeda leader pledges allegiance to the new Taliban leader

June 11, 2016 2:27 pm

In a 14 minute unverified audio recording, Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri, the successor of Osama bin Laden pledged allegiance with Taliban again.

Al Qaeda downs regime plane in northern Syria, captures pilot

April 05, 2016 6:58 pm

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Al-Nusra downed the plane, which it said was likely being flown by a Syrian air force pilot.

Yemen govt forces takeover parts of Aden from al-Qaeda

March 30, 2016 6:50 pm

Troops and militia retook the central prison and deployed on main roads across the Mansura residential district after a three-hour gunbattle with the jihadists, the sources said.

Amid ceasefire, Syrians rally against Assad's government and al-Qaeda faction

March 18, 2016 3:21 pm

The Nusra Front has thousands of battle-hardened, mostly Syrian fighters, and controls wide areas in Idlib and other areas around Syria.

Ivory Coast: al Qaeda gunmen storm popular resort, kill 16 in beach attack

March 14, 2016 8:50 am

Six shooters targeted hotels on a beach at Grand Bassam, a weekend retreat popular with westerners about 40 km east of the commercial capital Abidjan, before being killed in clashes with Ivorian security forces.

Yemeni forces clash with jihadists; 19 killed

March 13, 2016 6:24 pm

At least 17 suspected al-Qaeda members and two policemen have been killed in two days of clashes in Aden.

21 militants killed in NW Pakistan

March 08, 2016 5:04 pm

Pakistan began its operation to clear Taliban and Al-Qaeda strongholds in North Waziristan in 2014, and claims to have killed more than 3,750 militants since then.


India to move UN for Azhar Masood ban: MEA

February 25, 2016 4:07 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Vikas Swarup onThursday said that India will yet again move the United Nations to include the name of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar on the sanctions list to ban him. Swarup said "We will be moving to 1267 Sanctions Committee to also include the name of Masood Azhar on the sanctions list. It is a great anomaly that the organisation Jaish-e-Mohammed is listed but not its leader. He also noted that India has already submitted to the UN's Sanction Committee a fresh list of 11 terrorists from Pakistan -based terror groups affiliated to Al Qaeda, Taliban and other outfits responsible for terrorism in the country. He further said "We are awaiting details from Pakistan about the composition of the Special Investigation Team and the itinerary of the visit. The two foreign secretaries are in touch.

At least 20 dead in Burkina Faso hotel attack

January 16, 2016 6:22 am

West Africa, Jan 16 (ANI): At least 20 people were killed after Islamist gunmen stormed Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougou, the capital city of Burkina Faso in West Africa. Militants from al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb have claimed the responsibility for the attack.

Madrassa teacher arrested for suspected links with Al Qaeda

January 08, 2016 9:31 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): A Bengaluru madrassa teacher has been arrested by Delhi Police for suspected links with Al Qaeda. The teacher identified as Maulana Anzar Shah is reportedly an alleged member of the terror group. Police officials said he was planning to carry out terror strikes in the country. Shah has been brought to Delhi on transit remand and would be produced at the Patiala House court today.