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Paris attacks


Paris bomber's hideout Molenbeek reels under jihadi hotbed tag

May 02, 2016 9:09 am

With its large communities of Moroccan and Turkish-origin, Molenbeek grabbed media attention worldwide post the Paris and Brussels attacks as having become an almost ideal recruiting ground for the dreaded IS

Islamic State group hails Brussels suicide bombers in Dabiq

April 13, 2016 9:28 pm

The article in the latest issue of the group's online magazine Dabiq also credited the other two, the Belgian El Bakraoui brothers, with a lead role in organising the Paris attacks.

Brussels authorities detain 3 in connection with Paris attacks

April 12, 2016 7:26 pm

Brussels was home to many of the attackers who struck Paris on November 13, killing 130 victims.

Belgium arrests Paris attacks suspect Abrini, 4 others

April 09, 2016 1:43 pm

Abrini, a Belgian of Moroccan origin, was seen at a petrol station north of Paris two days before the attacks with other top suspect Salah Abdeslam, who drove one of the vehicles used in the November 13 attacks.

Paris attacks suspect Mohamed Abrini arrested: police source

April 08, 2016 9:56 pm

Abrini was seen at a petrol station north of Paris two days before the attacks with key suspect, who drove one of the vehicles used in the November 13 assaults across Paris that killed 130 people.

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam's extradition suspended, not called into question

April 08, 2016 5:16 pm

The French judges still have the possibility of requesting Abdeslam's "temporary transfer" to France so that he can be questioned and charged, the statement specified.

ISIS threatens Paris-like attacks in London, Rome and Berlin

April 05, 2016 4:31 pm

The threat has come a week after British Prime Minister David Cameron warned that ISIS was willing to use 'whatever materials they can get their hands on' to attack the West.

No Indian casualties in Brussels attack: MEA

March 22, 2016 3:06 pm

13 people have been killed in the attack so far and several are wounded.

Prime suspect in 13/11 Paris attacks, Europe's most wanted fugitive Salah Abdeslam arrested

March 19, 2016 4:57 am

During Friday's police operation, a phalanx of officers in camouflage, masks and riot helmets marched through the neighborhood with guns and automatic weapons drawn, escorting people out of buildings.

France votes to enshrine state of emergency in constitution

February 09, 2016 8:46 am

The lower house's overwhelming vote in favour of the measure is the first in a series of steps before the constitution is finally revised.


Top Frames: American Music Awards 2015, Holocaust survivors' beauty contest

November 28, 2015 7:29 pm

Jennifer Lopez performs during the 2015 American Music Awards in Los Angeles, preparations of a beauty contest for survivors of the Nazi genocide in the northern Israeli city of Haifa.

Top Frames: World pays tribute to Paris attack victims, French police conducts anit-terror raid

November 21, 2015 1:55 pm

The blue, white and red colours of the French national flag lit up in buildings and towers around the world in tribute to the victims of the November 13, 2015 Paris attacks. French police evacuate residents in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, November 18 during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital.

Paris attacks: Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind stages protests across India

November 18, 2015 10:29 pm

Condemning the terror attacks in Paris, Muslim organisation Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind on Wednesday (November 18) staged protests in several parts of the country, saying that killing of innocent people in the name of religion is tarnishing the image of Islam.

The world lights up to show solidarity with Paris attack victims

November 16, 2015 7:14 pm

Following the attack in Paris on November 13, governments around the world showed solidarity with the victims by lighting up prominent landmarks in the colours of the French flag.