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1993 Mumbai blasts verdict Analyses & Assessments

1993 Mumbai blasts verdict

On 16 June 2017, terrorists Abu Salem and Mustafa Dossa, the key accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case that killed 257 people and left 713 seriously...

Armar Declared Global Terrorist Analyses & Assessments

Armar Declared Global Terrorist

Mohammed Shafi Armar a top recruiter for the Islamic State in India has been named by the US as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT). In...

The humanitarian crisis in Libya Analyses & Assessments

The humanitarian crisis in Libya

The United Nations Migration Agency has expressed deep concern over the mistreatment of the Somali and Ethiopian refugees in Libya. The agency has...

El Chapo’s Associate Caught Analyses & Assessments

El Chapo’s Associate Caught

On 2nd   May 2017 Mexican authorities announced the capture of Dámaso López who is considered to be the right-hand man of El Chapo. El Chapo the drug...

Iraqi Troops rescue Yazidis Analyses & Assessments

Iraqi Troops rescue Yazidis

A group of 36 Yazidis have been rescued from the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) by Iraqi forces in Mosul on the 30th of April 2017. The...

Strike on Abu Sayyaf Analyses & Assessments

Strike on Abu Sayyaf

President Rodrigo Duterte on 9th April 2017 ordered the military to wipe out the Al Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf terrorists. While urging the military to...

Bring Back our Girls Analyses & Assessments

Bring Back our Girls

200 out of the 276 girls kidnapped by radical terrorist group Boko Haram are yet to be located and brought back to their families in Chibok. 3 years...

Deadly bomb blast hits Lahore Analyses & Assessments

Deadly bomb blast hits Lahore

An explosion has targeted a Pakistani government census team, killing at least five people in the eastern city of Lahore. The blast on Wednesday...

US backed forces capture Tabqa Analyses & Assessments

US backed forces capture Tabqa

A US-backed alliance of Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters has captured a strategic air base from ISIL in northern Syria....

Attack in Antwerp Analyses & Assessments

Attack in Antwerp

On the 23rd of March 2017, Belgian police arrested a man who drove through the main shopping street of Antwerp, Belgium in his station wagon, forcing...

London attack Analyses & Assessments

London attack

Five people have died and at least 40 were injured after an attacker drove a car along a pavement in Westminster, stabbed a policeman and was shot...

Electronic Travel Ban Analyses & Assessments

Electronic Travel Ban

On the 21st of March 2017, The United States of America along with United Kingdom banned people carrying laptops and other electronic items on...

Attack on Sufi shrine Analyses & Assessments

Attack on Sufi shrine

On 17th Feb 2017, a suicide attack in Pakistan's Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Sufi shrine has killed at least 75 people (43 men, nine women and 20 children...

Deadly suicide car bombing in Baghdad Analyses & Assessments

Deadly suicide car bombing in Baghdad

On 15 February 2017, a suicide bomber detonated a pick-up truck packed with explosives in northern Baghdad, killing at least nine people. Thirty...

Terror proofing india Op-Eds

Terror proofing india

On 11 Feb 17, the Hindu Huddle being conducted at ITC Gardenia, held a conclave on ‘Terror Proofing India’. The session was hosted by Suhasini Haider...

Bomb Plot Foiled Analyses & Assessments

Bomb Plot Foiled

Four people including a girl of 16 have been arrested with bomb-making materials by anti-terrorist police in the southern French city of Montpellier...

Twin blasts in Punjab Analyses & Assessments

Twin blasts in Punjab

On 31st Jan 17, three persons, including a Congress worker, were killed and five injured in twin blasts at Maur, 30 km from Bathinda. At around 8....

Terrorism in south india Op-Eds

Terrorism in south india

Are our police forces prepared?

German terror attack Op-Eds

German terror attack

Will the German people see past the diabolic plan of terrorists?

Jail break Analyses & Assessments

Jail break

On 31 October 2016, eight SIMI activists escaped from the Central Jail, Bhopal. The jail-break occurred before 2AM, after the activists killed a...