World | Reuters | Monday April 21, 2014
Air strikes in southern Yemen killed about 30 suspected al Qaeda members on Sunday, local tribal sources said, in the second day of strikes against militant targets in the country.
World | Associated Press | Sunday April 20, 2014
A US drone strike in southern Yemen killed at least nine suspected al Qaeda militants and three civilians on Saturday, authorities said, as part of America's ongoing strikes in the country against what it considers the terror network's most dangerous...
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 19, 2014
Rivalry between jihadist groups fighting in Syria has sharply divided global militant ranks once loosely allied under Al Qaeda, sparking infighting which experts say has hampered efforts to topple President Bashar al-Assad.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday April 18, 2014
The library of a seminary for women run by a controversial hardline cleric in the Pakistani capital has been named after slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.
World | Reuters | Sunday April 6, 2014
Afghanistan's presidential election closed on Saturday amid relief that attacks by Taliban fighters were fewer than feared for a vote that will bring the first-ever democratic transfer of power in a country plagued by conflict for decades.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 6, 2014
US President Barack Obama congratulated Afghanistan on its landmark presidential election on Saturday, saying it was "critical" to securing the country's democratic prospects and continued international aid.
World | Associated Press | Sunday April 6, 2014
An explosion at a booby-trapped house, clashes with militants and roadside bombings killed 21 soldiers in Iraq on Saturday, authorities said.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 1, 2014
At least 1,50,000 people have been killed in Syria's three-year-old civil war, one third of them being civilians, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday March 25, 2014
A federal jury on Tuesday began considering the fate of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, a Kuwaiti clergyman who became Al Qaeda's spokesman after the Sept. 11 attacks and warned in widely circulated videos that the "storm of airplanes" would not end.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday March 23, 2014
Four suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorists have been arrested in Rajasthan in a joint operation by the state Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) and the Special Cell of Delhi Police.
World | Ravi Somaiya, The New York Times | Sunday March 23, 2014
An article about Pakistan's relationship to al-Qaida, and its knowledge of Osama bin Laden's last hiding place within its borders, was censored from the front page of about 9,000 copies of the International New York Times in Pakistan on Saturday, app...
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 20, 2014
There is no reason to believe that anyone in the highest ranks of the Pakistan government knew about the location of Osama bin Laden, the White House has said.
World | Benjamin Weiser, The New York Times | Thursday March 20, 2014
It was some hours after the World Trade Center towers had been toppled when Sulaiman Abu Ghaith was summoned to a meeting with Osama bin Laden.
World | Michael S. Schmidt and Scott Shane, The New York Times | Monday March 17, 2014
US intelligence and law enforcement agencies renewed their search over the weekend for any evidence that the Malaysia Airlines plane's diversion was part of a terrorist plot.
World | Agence France-Press | Saturday March 15, 2014
Syria's civil war enters a fourth year Saturday, with at least 146,000 people dead, millions more homeless, cities and historical treasures in ruins, the economy devastated and no end in sight.
World | Reuters | Saturday March 15, 2014
Prosecutors in New York on Friday rested their case in the trial of Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden who is accused of conspiring to kill Americans when he acted as a spokesman for al Qaeda after the September 11, 2001 attacks on ...
World | Reuters | Friday March 14, 2014
Suleiman Abu Ghaith admitted that months before al Qaeda's 2001 hijacked jet attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, he promised Osama bin Laden he would be a spokesman for the group, an FBI agent testified on Thursday in a U.S. court.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday March 12, 2014
A British man testifying in the terror trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law said Tuesday he flew on planes over the Middle East and Europe with explosives in a shoe after the September 11 attacks but didn't detonate them because he was saving the bo...
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Jurors in the trial of alleged al Qaeda operative Suleiman Abu Ghaith on Monday watched videos of the defendant warning of a "storm" of airplane attacks a month after September 11, 2001.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
Osama bin Laden had hinted at 9/11 attacks six months before the terror strike while addressing American "recruits" in Afghanistan, a media report said today.