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In video message on 9/11, Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri calls for attacks on West, criticises those who backtracked from jihad
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In video message on 9/11, Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri calls for attacks on West, criticises those who backtracked from jihad

Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri urged Muslims to attack US, European, Israeli and Russian military targets during a speech on the 18th anniversary of 11 Septemeber attacks

Inside Al-Qaeda’s Indian homecoming: New Delhi must prepare for Ayman al-Zawahiri’s complex and dangerous war
India

Inside Al-Qaeda’s Indian homecoming: New Delhi must prepare for Ayman al-Zawahiri’s complex and dangerous war

The jihadist threat is likely to become infinitely more complex in the coming years. New Delhi would be wise to prepare itself to fight al-Zawahiri’s new war.

MEA dismisses video released by Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri, says there's 'no need to take it seriously'
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MEA dismisses video released by Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri, says there's 'no need to take it seriously'

The EAM said there is no need to seriously take the threats on Kashmir by Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri and that India has the capability of taking care of its territorial integrity and sovereignty

Firstpost Editor's picks: Al-Qaeda chief's call for jihad in Kashmir, struggling Kollywood, Karnataka political crisis, today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's picks: Al-Qaeda chief's call for jihad in Kashmir, struggling Kollywood, Karnataka political crisis, today's must-read stories

From Al-Qaeda chief's call for united jihad in Kashmir, to struggling Kollywood and Karnataka political crisis, today's must-read stories

In new message, Al-Qaeda chief calls for 'united jihad' in Kashmir, says Pakistan Army can't be trusted with liberation of Indian state
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In new message, Al-Qaeda chief calls for 'united jihad' in Kashmir, says Pakistan Army can't be trusted with liberation of Indian state

Elements of the Indian jihadist movement have long known to have been in touch with Al-Qaeda, and some intelligence analysts believe the organisation hopes to use those ties to escalate pressure on India.

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza marries 9/11 lead hijacker's daughter, family says terror leader's heir has senior position in Al-Qaeda
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Osama bin Laden's son Hamza marries 9/11 lead hijacker's daughter, family says terror leader's heir has senior position in Al-Qaeda

Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, has married the daughter of Mohammed Atta, the lead hijacker and one of the ringleaders of the September 2001 terror attacks in the US, according to the family.

Al-Qaeda is getting stronger and more active in Indian subcontinent, say experts
India

Al-Qaeda is getting stronger and more active in Indian subcontinent, say experts

Al-Qaeda is getting more active in the Indian subcontinent and by 2017, it boasted several hundred members, say counter-terrorism experts

Pakistan's spy agency ISI protecting wanted terrorist al-Zawahiri in Karachi, says report
India

Pakistan's spy agency ISI protecting wanted terrorist al-Zawahiri in Karachi, says report

Egyptian-born Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, one of the world's most wanted terrorists, is most likely hiding in Karachi under the protection of Pakistan's notorious spy agency ISI, a US media report said.

Nice attack: How a terrifyingly simple and old method can result in carnage
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Nice attack: How a terrifyingly simple and old method can result in carnage

Nice is not the first time terrorists have used a vehicle as a tool of terror. In 2008 Uighur terrorists used dump trucks to ram into a group of policemen in Kashgar, China, killing 16 people.

Islamic State, Al-Qaeda and India: Global terror is here, stop being smug
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Islamic State, Al-Qaeda and India: Global terror is here, stop being smug

It seems probable that Al-Qaeda is changing its tack to counter the growing popularity of IS (the two are sworn enemies of each other). Lone wolf is the best strategy for global terror networks to increase their influence in locations such as India.

Al-Qaeda wanted to swap PM's abducted son Ali Haider Gilani for Zawahiri's women
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Al-Qaeda wanted to swap PM's abducted son Ali Haider Gilani for Zawahiri's women

Pakistan's former premier Yusuf Raza Gilani's son Ali Haider Gilani, who was recently rescued by the American forces in Afghanistan, has said that he was kidnapped by Al-Qaeda to force government to free some women family members of the terror group's chief Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Al-Qaeda chief's brother released from Egypt jail
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Al-Qaeda chief's brother released from Egypt jail

The brother of Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri, under investigation for allegedly calling for the creation of a "terrorist group", was released on Thursday from an Egyptian prison, his son and security officials said.

Al Qaeda says it's 'bursting with pain' over Peshawar school attack
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Al Qaeda says it's 'bursting with pain' over Peshawar school attack

Al Qaeda's regional branch on Sunday said its heart was "bursting with pain" over the Taliban's massacre at a Pakistan school and urged the militants to target only security forces.

Islamic State won't be able to make 'big impact' in India: Rajnath
India

Islamic State won't be able to make 'big impact' in India: Rajnath

India is confident that the Islamic State militants will not be able to make a "big impact" in the country, said Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

US-led airstrikes could re-unite Al Qaeda and Islamic State, say analysts
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US-led airstrikes could re-unite Al Qaeda and Islamic State, say analysts

Al Qaeda is using US airstrikes in Syria as a reason to extend olive branches to the renegade Islamic State group, say analysts.

Terror threat: Why Gogoi's remark on Ulfa-Qaeda link can't be ignored
India

Terror threat: Why Gogoi's remark on Ulfa-Qaeda link can't be ignored

Gogoi, who has recently been under fire from the Congress high command for increasingly losing electoral ground to the BJP, may be trying to deflect attention from real issues, but his statement cannot be taken lightly.

Pakistani Taliban faction hails al Qaeda's new branch
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Pakistani Taliban faction hails al Qaeda's new branch

Ehsanullah Ehsan, spokesman for the new Pakistani Taliban bloc, named Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Jamat-ul-Ahrar, hailed Zawahiri's call.

Guess who's afraid of the Islamic State? Al Qaeda Incorporated
World

Guess who's afraid of the Islamic State? Al Qaeda Incorporated

The Al Qaeda's Ayman al Zawahiri has announced the formation of Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent widely seen as a way to ward off the challenge of the rising Islamic State. But the war of terror is sounding like an all-out corporate fight for brand supremacy.

Who is Asim Umar, the Head of al Qaeda's India unit?
India

Who is Asim Umar, the Head of al Qaeda's India unit?

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahiri on Wednesday announced the formation of an Indian branch of his militant group that he said would spread Islamic rule and "raise the flag of jihad" across the subcontinent.

Join global movement for Jihad, al Qaeda tells Kashmiris in new video
India

Join global movement for Jihad, al Qaeda tells Kashmiris in new video

A chilling message read in Urdu and directed at Kashmiri Muslims by Maulana Asim Umar - one of the two prominent leaders of al Qaeda’s South Asia unit - urges Kashmiri Muslims to join the global Islamist Jihadi movement and assures them of help.