World | Associated Press | Monday March 10, 2014
The trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and al-Qaida spokesman after the 2001 terrorist attacks was set to resume on Monday with the airing of testimony from a London resident who says he participated in a shoe-bomb plot that year.
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.
World | Associated Press | Friday March 7, 2014
An American who trained at an al-Qaida camp in Afghanistan in the spring of 2001 before losing his nerve testified on Thursday how he encountered Osama bin Laden and the terror group's spokesman at a safe house - and that bin Laden hinted that a sui...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 6, 2014
The son-in-law of Osama bin Laden acted as the Al Qaeda leader's right-hand man and appeared alongside the terror mastermind in a propaganda video just one day after the carnage of the 9/11 attacks, US prosecutors said on Wednesday.
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday March 4, 2014
The terror trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and former Al-Qaeda spokesman opened in New York today amid razor-tight security at the Manhattan court house.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 26, 2014
The FBI placed a source in direct contact with Osama bin Laden in 1993 and ascertained that the al-Qaeda leader was looking to finance terror attacks in the US, according to a media report.
India | NDTV.com | Monday February 24, 2014
Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal was inspired by Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden and showed his videos to young men to motivate them to sacrifice their lives in the name of 'jihad', according to the chargesheet filed by the National Inv...
World | Written by Amitabh Pashupati Revi | Tuesday February 11, 2014
US mulls drone strike on its own citizen
World | Associated Press | Tuesday February 11, 2014
A newly-released email shows that 11 days after the killing of terror leader Osama bin Laden in 2011, the US military's top special operations officer ordered subordinates to destroy any photographs of the al Qaeda founder's corpse or turn them over ...
World | Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
A Pakistani court has reinstated two women health workers who were sacked for allegedly helping Shakil Afridi, the doctor arrested for assisting the CIA in tracking former Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.
World | Reuters | Tuesday January 28, 2014
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton remained vague on Monday about whether she would run for president in 2016 and said the militant attack in Benghazi, Libya, was the biggest regret of her four years as the top U.S. diplomat.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
A former Yemeni bodyguard of slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, under detention at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba for more than a decade, has been cleared for release by a US government review panel.
World | Associated Press | Sunday December 29, 2013
The convoy of cars bearing the black al-Qaida flag came at high speed, and the manager of the modest grocery store thought he was about to get robbed.
World | Reuters | Saturday December 21, 2013
US prosecutors on Friday added two charges to an indictment accusing Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden who once served as a spokesman for Al-Qaeda, of conspiring to kill Americans.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 18, 2013
A Pakistani doctor jailed after helping the CIA find Osama bin Laden faces fresh legal wrangling after an appeal tribunal on Wednesday said a retrial order was "ambiguous" and needed clarification.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 13, 2013
A drone strike on a wedding convoy in Yemen killed 17 people, mostly civilians, medical and security sources said on Friday, adding grist to mounting criticism of the US drone war.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Newly declassified documents show that former CIA Director Leon Panetta revealed secret information to "Zero Dark Thirty" scriptwriter Mark Boal, who was allowed to attend Panetta's speech at CIA headquarters marking the raid that killed Osama bin La...
World | Mark Landler, The New York Times | Sunday December 1, 2013
Few ceremonies at the White House over the last five years have eluded the lens of Pete Souza, President Barack Obama's chief photographer and almost constant companion. One that did was Souza's wedding, which was held last month in the Rose Garden w...
World | Declan Walsh, The New York Times | Friday November 29, 2013
Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, the inscrutable Pakistani army chief and former spymaster, will end a nearly decade-long chapter.
World | Associated Press | Thursday November 28, 2013
The Obama administration is offering to destroy some of Syria's deadliest chemical weapons in international waters aboard a nearly 700-foot (213-meter), U.S. government-owned ship, U.S. officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday.