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Two Christians and a Muslim man get death penalty in Pakistan for committing blasphemy
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Two Christians and a Muslim man get death penalty in Pakistan for committing blasphemy

Two Christians and a Muslim man were on Tuesday sentenced to death by a Pakistani anti terrorism court for committing blasphemy.

David Headley revelations will lead to nothing for India because Pakistan is a Somalia in our neighbourhood
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David Headley revelations will lead to nothing for India because Pakistan is a Somalia in our neighbourhood

Three things are absolutely certain: Pakistan and its ISI will be implicated; Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, his Pakistan military and ISI interlocutors will be named, and the details of the conspiracy and its roll-out will be spelled out. To summarise, Headley’s deposition from his US jail, where he is serving a 35 year term, will clearly establish that it was indeed Pakistan, and not some non-State rogues, that had unleashed terror in Mumbai.

'Abnormal not to have a pact': Abe approaches Putin for peace treaty, anti-terror deal
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'Abnormal not to have a pact': Abe approaches Putin for peace treaty, anti-terror deal

Japanese PM Abe courted President of Russia Vladimir Putin on Monday, holding out the prospect for a summit as he renewed his call for progress on an elusive World War II peace treaty.

Ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan to launch an anti-terrorism intelligence unit
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Ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan to launch an anti-terrorism intelligence unit

Japan will launch an anti-terrorism intelligence unit next week as the country gears up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Full text: PM Modi and Najib Razak's joint press briefing on the India-Malaysia partnership
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Full text: PM Modi and Najib Razak's joint press briefing on the India-Malaysia partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held talks with his Malaysian counterpart Najib Razak at a joint press breifing in Malaysia.

India, Malaysia vow to stand up to terrorism: Modi emphasises on ramping up defence ties
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India, Malaysia vow to stand up to terrorism: Modi emphasises on ramping up defence ties

Talking about security and defence cooperation, Modi said both countries will make it stronger, including for advancing maritime security and strengthening disaster response in the region.

Chinese president XI Jinping applauds Pakistan's anti-terror efforts
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Chinese president XI Jinping applauds Pakistan's anti-terror efforts

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday applauded Pakistan's anti-terrorism efforts in a speech to parliament, vowing his nation would continue to stand by its neighbour.

Photos: History from ashes of tragedy as world leaders march with millions in Paris
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Photos: History from ashes of tragedy as world leaders march with millions in Paris

More than a million people surged through the boulevards of Paris behind dozens of world leaders walking arm-in-arm Sunday in a rally for unity described as the largest demonstration in French history. Millions more marched around the country and the world to repudiate three days of terror that killed 17 people and changed France.

26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed suspended from Twitter, but returns with new account
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26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed suspended from Twitter, but returns with new account

Micro-blogging website, Twitter, has suspended Pakistani leader Hafiz Saeed's ,account for posting vitriolic tweets from his account. The Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief is also one of the main accused in the 26/11 2008 Mumbai terror attack case.

Australia: Police arrest one in anti-terror raids in Melbourne
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Australia: Police arrest one in anti-terror raids in Melbourne

One man was arrested in counterterrorism raids in the Australian city of Melbourne after police said he provided money to a US citizen fighting alongside extremists in Syria.

Pakistan: 16 militants killed in two US drone strikes
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Pakistan: 16 militants killed in two US drone strikes

Sixteen militants were killed in in two US drone strikes within last 24 hours in Pakistan's restive tribal region, ending a five-month hiatus.

China: 29 arrested in anti-terror crackdown in Xinjiang
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China: 29 arrested in anti-terror crackdown in Xinjiang

Chinese authorities announced 29 more arrests on Thursday in their continuing anti-terrorism crackdown in the northwestern region of Xinjiang.

After serial blasts, Bihar to get own Anti-Terrorism Squad
India

After serial blasts, Bihar to get own Anti-Terrorism Squad

After serial bomb blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya, Bihar is set to have its own Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) and the state government has appointed its first inspector general (IG), officials said Friday.

Special counter-terrorism force to be formed in Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif
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Special counter-terrorism force to be formed in Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said a special counter-terrorism force (SCTF) would be formed soon in the country's Punjab province

Twitter lawyer appointed to senior White House technology role
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Twitter lawyer appointed to senior White House technology role

The Obama administration has appointed Twitter lawyer Nicole Wong to a new senior advisory position to focus on internet and privacy policy, a White House official said on Thursday...

Home minister Shinde visits top US counter terrorism centre
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Home minister Shinde visits top US counter terrorism centre

Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has visited America's top counter-terrorism center, to have the first-hand experience of its functioning.

Boston blasts: Too many nutcases in a fractured society
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Boston blasts: Too many nutcases in a fractured society

A fractured society is the backdrop against which to evaluate the difficulties in securing people's safety during an open sporting event.

Saudi Arabia Blocks Amnesty International Website
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Saudi Arabia Blocks Amnesty International Website

According to the Amnesty International website, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia passed a law that would allow authorities to prosecute non-violent dissent as acts of terrorism.