Terror Attack

Singer Sonu Nigam Releases A Sarcastic Video After Pulwama attack

Singer Sonu Nigam is the recent Bollywood celebrity to comment on the Pulwama attack and those who perpetrated the act of terrorism. He posted a sarcastic video on his Facebook page, going on a rant against the ‘secularists’ in the country. In a one-and-a-half-minute video titled ‘Being Secular’, Sonu started out by asking the citizens of the country why they were mourning the CRPF soldiers who were killed in the

Pathankot terror attack affected Indo-Pak talks process: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday admitted that Pathankot terror attack affected the Indo-Pak talks process. This is the first admission by Pakistan that the terror attack slowed down the talks process between the two neighboring countries. India has given “specific and actionable information” to Pakistan soon after the Pathankot attack reportedly carried out by Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists on the intervening night of January 1 and 2 that killed seven

Maulana Masood Azhar, 'mastermind' behind Pathankot terror attack, detained in Pakistan

In a major development in Pathankot terror attack, the suspected mastermind JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar has been detained in Pakistan. According to reports in Pakistani media, the Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Maulana Masood Azhar has been detained from some unknown location in Pakistan. Also, Maulana Masood Azhar’s brother has also been taken into preventive custody. The questioning process is underway in connection with Pathankot terror attack. The Pathankot attackers were believed to

Kashmir an unfinished agenda, says Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain

Amid India’s efforts to normalize ties with Pakistan, a statement has come from the latter’s president that could prove to be a fresh irritant after the Pathankot terror attack. Pakistan’s President Mamnoon Hussain has said that his country will continue to support the Kashmiris and their right to self-determination. Mamnoon Hussain was speaking to a Hurriyat delegation in Islamabad on Tuesday when he made the remarks. The Pakistani President said

PM Narendra Modi trusts Pakistan more than his ministers: Congress

Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making an unscheduled visit to Pakistan to meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, the Congress Party on Wednesday said that the former trusts `those on the other side of the border` more than his ministers. “Looks like the Prime Minister trusts those on the other side of the border more than us even when they have betrayed us again and again. The kind of

PM Narendra Modi has links with terrorists: TMC MP

At a time when the whole country is in shock over an attack at Pathankot air base, Trinamool MP Idris Ali on Wednesday made a shocking and irresponsible comment. Talking to reporters, the Trinamool MP said that he feels that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has links with terrorists, which is why an attack took place at Pathankot. Ali further said: “Why did the Pathankot attack happen right after PM’s visit

West should proclaim superiority over Islam: Tony Abbott

Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott sparked accusation of him trying to ‘Trumpify’ the nation’s politics when he claimed on Wednesday that “cultures are not all equal” and the West should proclaim its superiority over Islam. The staunch Catholic also called on the Australian public to stop apologising for their values. Abbott, who was ousted by Malcolm Turnbull in a Liberal Party coup in September but remains on the backbench,

Anonymous hacking network declares war on Islamic State

The Anonymous hacking network declared war on the Islamic State in a YouTube video on Monday, sparking a combative response from the jihadist group’s affiliates, a security expert said. The “hacktivist” collective vowed vengeance for attacks in Paris on Friday, claimed by IS, that left 129 dead and hundreds injured, some of them critically. French cybersecurity expert Olivier Laurelli warned the Anonymous action against the jihadist organisation could interfere with police

Will PM Narendra Modi opt for bulletproof glass enclosure on Independence Day?

In the wake of immense security threat, officials are insisting for a bullet-resistant glass enclosure for Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day speech, a report said on Thursday. According to a report published in Hindustan Times, security officials are seeking bulletproof enclosure as PM Modi continues to face threats from many extremists and terror organisations. The security officials don’t want a repeat of last year’s episode, when breaking from

Will India use Kasim Khan's confession to nail Pakistan's lie on terror?

With the security forces achieving a major breakthrough by capturing alive a terrorist involved in the attack on a BSF convoy in J&K’s Udhampur on Wednesday, the onus now lies on the Indian government to use his ”confession” to nail Pakistan’s blatant lie on its continued covert support to terror operators. Since Pakistan has categorically denied giving any direct or indirect support to terrorist outfits operating on its soil, the

Situation under control in Gurdaspur: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today expressed confidence about the ongoing operation against the terrorists in Gurdaspur district of Punjab and said that the situation is under control. “I am confident about the operation which is underway and the situation is under control,” the home minister told reporters at the airport here before heading for Neemuch to attend the CRPF Raising Day Function. Singh said he had spoken to

Peace with Pakistan will not be at the cost of national honour: Rajnath Singh

If we are hit, we will give a befitting reply, said Home Minister Rajnath Singh after terrorists sneaked into Punjab from Pakistan and killed at least six people. “We will not be the first to strike, but if we are hit, we will give a befitting reply,” Rajnath Singh told mediapersons on Monday. “We want peace with Pakistan, but not at the cost of national honour,” he said. The attack