No Need For India-Pak Cricket Till There’s Terrorism In Kashmir: Gambhir

No Need For India-Pak Cricket Till There's Terrorism In Kashmir: Gambhir

New Delhi:  Member of Parliament and former star cricketer Gautam Gambhir has strongly opposed the idea of resumption of cricket between India and Pakistan until Islamabad stops cross-border terrorism in Jammu & Kashmir. In an exclusive interview to IANS at his home in the national capital, the star of the 2007 T20 India-Pakistan World Cup … Read more

Biden, Modi Commit To Working Closely On Terrorism, Covid, Indo-Pacific

Biden, Modi Commit To Working Closely On Terrorism, Covid, Indo-Pacific

New York: US President Joe Biden and India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi have committed themselves to work closely on a range of issues from fighting terrorism and upholding territorial integrity to defeating the Covid-19 pandemic and rebuilding the global economy, according to the White House. The call to Modi on Monday was among the first by … Read more

India Helping Africa Overcome Terrorism, Poverty Behind Region’s Instability: Shringla

India Helping Africa Overcome Terrorism, Poverty Behind Region's Instability: Shringla

United Nations:  Many countries in Africa are facing fragility because of the threats of terrorism and economic problems and India is working with nations in the continent to tackle these and other challenges, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Wednesday. “Counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism training is one of the significant areas of our defence training … Read more

Terrorism Affected 161 Police Districts In India In 2019

Terrorism Affected 161 Police Districts In India In 2019

New Delhi:  Despite the Central government’s ‘zero tolerance’ policy against terrorism, the decade-long menace affected 161 police districts across the country, especially Maoist-hit states of Jharkhand, Bihar, Maharashtra, terror-hit Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and other Northeastern states in 2019. The inputs were recently submitted to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) by its Bureau of … Read more

IB Given Bigger Role, To Share Inputs On Terrorism With B’desh, Myanmar

IB Given Bigger Role, To Share Inputs On Terrorism With B'desh, Myanmar

New Delhi: The Indian government has given its domestic intelligence, internal security and counter-intelligence agency — the Intelligence Bureau (IB) — a bigger role to play in the two neighbouring countries of Bangladesh and Mayanmar. Accordingly, the government has designated IB’s Multi-Agency Centre (MAC) as the nodal point for sharing intelligence inputs with Bangladesh and … Read more

2020 Global Terrorism Index: Deaths from terrorism reach five-year low, but new risks emerge

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LONDON, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Globally deaths from terrorism fell for the fifth consecutive year in 2019 to 13,826, a 15 per cent decrease from the prior year In North America, Western Europe and Oceania, far-right attacks have increased by 250 per cent since 2014 – they are higher now than at any time … Read more

India Says It Will Take Action Against Pakistan’s Terrorism

India Says It Will Take Action Against Pakistan's Terrorism

New Delhi: India on Saturday slammed Pakistan for cross-border terrorism, warning that it will take every possible action to safeguard its national security. In a reaction to the November 19 terror attack planned by the globally banned Pakistani terror outfit, Jaish-e-Mohammad, the government summoned the High Commissioner of Pakistan and conveyed its message to him … Read more

Pak Remains Epicentre Of Armed Islamist Insurgency And Terrorism: General Bipin Rawat

Pak Remains Epicentre Of Armed Islamist Insurgency And Terrorism: General Bipin Rawat

New Delhi: Pakistan has continued to remain the epicentre of armed Islamist insurgency and terrorism, India’s Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat said on Friday. He said for three decades now, the Pakistan Army and the Inter-Services Intelligence – known as the ‘Deep State’ have been waging a proxy war in Jammu and Kashmir. … Read more

Malaysia’s Ex-PM Mahathir Justifies Islamic Terrorism

Malaysia's Ex-PM Mahathir Justifies Islamic Terrorism

New Delhi:  In a shocking justification of Islamist terrorism, Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday that Muslims have a “right to be angry and to kill millions of French people”. Just a few hours after another French person was beheaded by an “Allah hu Akbar” sloganeering terrorist in France, Mahathir in a … Read more

BRICS Needs To Intensify Collective Fight Against Terrorism: Om Birla

BRICS Needs To Intensify Collective Fight Against Terrorism: Om Birla

New Delhi/Kota: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Tuesday virtually addressed a meeting of the sixth BRICS Parliamentary Forum, which was held on the theme ” BRICS partnership in the interest of global stability, general safety and innovative growth: Parliamentary dimension”. Speaking on the occasion, Birla said that “BRICS countries need to intensify their collective … Read more