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India
October 21, 2017
Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamat-ud Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and his four aides have been detained for “spreading terrorism in the name of jihad”, Pakistan’s interior ministry  told a judicial review board. Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamat-ud Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and his four aides have been detained for “spreading terrorism in the name of jihad”,...
Relations between India and Pakistan could worsen in 2017 unless there is a “sharp and sustained” drop in cross-border terror attacks from Pakistan, the US intelligence said on Thursday in its first report on worldwide threat assessment under the Trump administration, putting the onus of improving ties on Islamabad. The US intelligence gives Congress a report every year called “Worldwide...
As per the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), India’s primary counter-Maoist force, an encounter between its 74 Battalion and Maoists started at about 12.30 pm at Kala Pathar near Chintagufa, Sukma district. A gang of nearly 300 Naxals attacked a CRPF battalion guarding a road construction site in Sukma, Chhatisgarh on Monday afternoon, killing at least 26 jawans,  including their...
Paris
A gunman opened fire and killed a policeman and injured two other on Thursday in Paris. This happened at the Champs-Elysees. ISIS has claimed responsibility. The group confirmed the identity of the attacker as Abu Yousif - the Belgian through their Amaq news agency. Paris is on high alert. According to a report by TRTWorld, the identity of the suspect has been confirmed....
U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, HR McMaster met Pakistan's prime minister and army chief on Monday and emphasized "the need to confront terrorism in all its forms", while praising democratic and economic development. Herbert Raymond "H. R." McMaster (born July 24, 1962) is a United States Army officer and currently the U.S. National Security Advisor. His immediate  past...
The United States has dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb ever used in combat in Afghanistan.The Air Force calls it the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb.Based on the acronym, it has been nicknamed the "Mother Of All Bombs." U.S. forces used a GPS-guided GBU-43 bomb, which is 30 feet long and weighs a staggering 21,600 pounds.The GBU-43 contains 11 tons of explosives...
Bombings at two Egyptian churches killed more than 36 people as they gathered to mark Palm Sunday, officials said, in one of the deadliest recent attacks on the country’s Coptic Christians. Islamic State group claimed the attacks on two Coptic churches. Egyptian Christians have repeatedly been targeted by jihadists including the Islamic State group. Coptic Christians make up about 10 per...
A large beer truck crashed into an upscale department store in central Stockholm on Friday, killing at least two people, according to Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, who called the crash a terror attack. People in the downtown area fled in panic, and Stockholm's Central Station for trains and the subway, which is a few hundred yards from the scene,...