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Mar 26, 2017
Al Qaeda leader killed in US counter-terrorism airstrike in AfghanistanA senior Al Qaeda leader responsible for two major attacks in Pakistan was killed in a US counter-terrorism airstrike conducted last week in Afghanistan.
Mar 13, 2017
Iraqi forces seize third of west Mosul, Islamic State jihadists 'trapped'Iraqi forces recaptured a third of west Mosul and trapped Islamic State group fighters inside as they made further gains in their battle to retake the city, officials said Sunday.
Mar 02, 2017
S Jaishankar meets US NSA HR McMaster, discusses bilateral ties, counter-terrorismForeign Secretary S Jaishankar has met US National Security Advisor Lt Gen H R McMaster and discussed counter-terrorism, bilateral relations and ways to take Indo-US ties forward.
Feb 23, 2017
India hails UN Secretary General's initiative to create counter-terrorism officeIndia has welcomed an initiative by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to create a new office for counter-terrorism and stressed the nations should not allow "turf battles" to "hobble" the proposal.
Feb 22, 2017
Cressida Dick becomes first female Scotland Yard commissioner in 188 yearsThe British government says senior officer Cressida Dick will be the next commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police the first woman to lead Scotland Yard in its 188-year history.
Jan 09, 2017
In Mosul, Iraq forces face Islamic State drones, mortars, suicide car bombsThe Counter-Terrorism Service Thaker serves in has been battling the Islamic State group in the streets of Mosul for weeks, dodging sniper and mortar fire, booby traps and suicide car bombs.
Dec 24, 2016
Bangladesh suicide attack: Woman and teenage boy blow up during police raid in DhakaA woman and a teenage boy on Saturday blew themselves up in the national capital when Bangladesh police's elite counter-terrorism unit raided their three-storey building where heavily-armed militants, belonging to an Islamist group blamed for the deadly cafe attack, were hiding.
Dec 08, 2016
Post-Jayalalithaa, Sasikala is the AIADMK remote control BJP remotely controlsThe BJP could have certainly made it difficult for Sasikala, through the governor, had it wanted because Jaya passed away without a nominee or a second line leadership.
Nov 03, 2016
Iraqi forces edge into Mosul, major urban warfare lies aheadThe Islamic State group is forcibly gathering people in and around Mosul for possible use as human shields against advancing Iraqi forces, said residents, confirming UN fears.
Oct 06, 2016
Two Islamic State terrorists arrested in PakistanTwo members of the dreaded terror group Islamic State (IS) who were plotting attacks on Pakistan Army's buildings and other security installations have been arrested from the Punjab province in Lahore.