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Pakistan to remain on 'grey list' of terror financing watchdog FATF Turkey new addition gcwPakistan to remain on 'grey list' of terror financing watchdog FATF Turkey new addition gcw

Pakistan to remain on 'grey list' of terror financing watchdog FATF; Turkey new addition

In addition to Pakistan, Turkey was added to the 'grey list,' with the FATF citing the country's terror financing for Al Qaeda. Jordan and Mali have also been added to the "grey list," after agreeing to an action plan with the FATF. 

Pakistan Oct 22, 2021, 9:09 AM IST

Honest concerns about Pakistan providing safe havens to terrorists: US-dnmHonest concerns about Pakistan providing safe havens to terrorists: US-dnm

‘Honest concerns’ about Pakistan ‘providing safe havens’ to terrorists: US

The previous Afghan government and the US have in the past criticised Pakistan for allowing the Taliban to cross over into Pakistan where they are provided safe havens and also receive medical treatment.

World News Oct 1, 2021, 9:16 AM IST

Senior Al-Qaeda leader killed in drone strike in Syria: US Report-dnmSenior Al-Qaeda leader killed in drone strike in Syria: US Report-dnm

Senior Al-Qaeda leader killed in drone strike in Syria: US Report

US has carried out attacks in Idlib before targeting Al-Qaeda terrorists and the leader of the IS, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was hiding in the province after fleeing from eastern Syria.

World News Oct 1, 2021, 8:57 AM IST

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri surfaces in clip on 9 11 anniversary gcwAl Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri surfaces in clip on 9 11 anniversary gcw

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, rumoured dead, surfaces in clip on 9/11 anniversary: Report

In the video, Zawahiri discussed a January 1 raid on a Russian military facility in Syria by the Al-Qaeda-aligned Hurras al-Deen.
 

World News Sep 12, 2021, 4:01 PM IST

Sirajuddin Haqqani: Wanted terrorist who is now Afghanistan's Interior minister VPNSirajuddin Haqqani: Wanted terrorist who is now Afghanistan's Interior minister VPN

Sirajuddin Haqqani: Wanted terrorist who is now Afghanistan's Interior minister

Sirajuddin Haqqani aka Khalifa aka Sirajuddin Jallaloudine Haqqani is a globally designated terrorist who is being sought by multiple agencies across the world for crimes against humanity. Today, he is the interior minister of Taliban-led Afghanistan.

World News Sep 7, 2021, 10:56 PM IST

Joe Biden speech on Afghanistan exit Decision designed to save American lives VPNJoe Biden speech on Afghanistan exit Decision designed to save American lives VPN

Joe Biden on Afghanistan exit: Decision designed to save American lives

Addressing the nation on the end of America's war in Afghanistan, Joe Biden said that the choice before his administration was between leaving or escalating the situation.

World News Sep 1, 2021, 10:13 AM IST

Taliban allows Osama's aide Amin ul Haq to return home-VPNTaliban allows Osama's aide Amin ul Haq to return home-VPN

Al Qaeda is back in Afghanistan; Taliban allows Osama's aide to return home

Visuals of Muhammad Amin ul Haq returning home in the Nangarhar province of Afghanistan were viral on social media.

World News Aug 30, 2021, 4:54 PM IST

Exclusive Interview with Afghanistan Govt advisor Jovitta Thomas on Taliban rule-VPNExclusive Interview with Afghanistan Govt advisor Jovitta Thomas on Taliban rule-VPN

Exclusive: Indian expat who advised Afghanistan govt says Taliban are more brutal than ever now

"The Taliban of today is so much more like ISIS or Al Qaeda. They are even more brutal. That face will come out only after they have established a firm government and get the international community to back them for it ..." Jovitta Thomas, an advisor to the Afghanistan government, tells Asianet News in an exclusive conversation.

World News Aug 19, 2021, 8:33 PM IST

UP ATS busts terror module which was planning attacks on high-profile targets-VPNUP ATS busts terror module which was planning attacks on high-profile targets-VPN

Plot to execute serial blasts in Lucknow before August 15 foiled by UP ATS

The ADG (law and order) said that the module had planned explosions in and around prominent places in Lucknow ahead of Independence Day.

Top Stories Jul 11, 2021, 2:21 PM IST

Coalition forces exit Bagram Has Afghanistan been left to fend for itself-VPNCoalition forces exit Bagram Has Afghanistan been left to fend for itself-VPN

Coalition forces exit Bagram; Has Afghanistan been left to fend for itself?

The Bagram Air Base, located 50 km north of Kabul, served as the key base for US operation in the country as part of the 'War on Terror'. American forces fought long against the Taliban and its Al Qaeda allies using airstrikes and resupply missions from the airfield. 

World News Jul 2, 2021, 7:13 PM IST

Time for American troops to come home Joe Biden announces Afghanistan pullout-VPNTime for American troops to come home Joe Biden announces Afghanistan pullout-VPN

'Time for American troops to come home': Joe Biden announces troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

"We were attacked. We went to war with clear goals, and we achieved them. Osama Bin Laden is dead, and Al Qaeda is degraded in Iraq and Afghanistan. And it is time to end the forever war," US President Joe Biden said.

World News Apr 15, 2021, 8:05 AM IST

WB Minster Siddiqullah Chowdhury demands immediate release of suspected al-Qaeda operatives-dbrWB Minster Siddiqullah Chowdhury demands immediate release of suspected al-Qaeda operatives-dbr

WB Minster Siddiqullah Chowdhury demands immediate release of suspected al-Qaeda operatives

Siddiqullah Chowdhury, minister of mass education extension and library services, demanded the immediate release of 10 suspected al-Qaeda operatives arrested by the National Investigation Agency last month. The minister accused the NIA and the Narendra Modi government of defaming the Muslim community by linking the arrested men to terrorism.
 

India Oct 21, 2020, 2:02 PM IST

NIA starts search operation for sleeper cell members of international militant group Al-Qaeda in Murshidabad-dbrNIA starts search operation for sleeper cell members of international militant group Al-Qaeda in Murshidabad-dbr

NIA starts search operation for sleeper cell members of international militant group Al-Qaeda in Murshidabad

One mystery after another is unravelling around the addition of international militant organisations in Murshidabad. This time, the NIA brought with them Leon Ahmed, a member of the international Islamic militant group Al-Qaeda, who had been arrested earlier from Murshidabad to search his house. The NIA also started search operations of sleeper cell members of the Al-Qaeda group.
 

India Sep 30, 2020, 2:09 PM IST

Al-Qaeda member from West Bengal arrested NIA-snjAl-Qaeda member from West Bengal arrested NIA-snj

Al-Qaeda member from West Bengal arrested: NIA

The NIA has arrested another person for his alleged involvement with a Pakistan-sponsored module of the al-Qaeda
 

India Sep 27, 2020, 4:15 PM IST

West Bengal: BSF arrests youth from Murshidabad on suspicion of being militant-dbrWest Bengal: BSF arrests youth from Murshidabad on suspicion of being militant-dbr

West Bengal: BSF arrests youth from Murshidabad on suspicion of being militant

On September 25 night, BSF jawans arrested a youth on suspicion of being a militant from Jalangi in Murshidabad. The name of the arrested youth is Samim Ansari. It is believed that Samim is a member of the international militant group Al Qaeda.

India Sep 26, 2020, 12:32 PM IST