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Bomb Blast Near Bangkok’s Erawan Temple Shocks Thailand, 27 Killed, 80 Injured

Terrorism has reached the Thailand capital Bangkok that was world famous tourist centre till now as the massive bomb explosion at a shopping centre near the famous Erawan Shrine in Ratchaprasong shocked the world, killing 27 people and injuring many more. The bomb on a motor cycle went off around 19:00 local time (12:00 GMT). Thailand police spokesman Lt. Gen. ...

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ISIS executes Japanese hostage, Abe calls it ‘unforgivable act’; Focus on release of 2nd hostage now

A video released by the Islamic State (IS) militant group Saturday claimed one of the two Japanese hostages held by it was beheaded, according to media reports. Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe condemned the possible execution, and called it “an unforgivable act of violence”. The government said it was verifying the video, which claimed that Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa was ...

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Exploitation of Internet by Terrorists, India Calls for Action

India has called for changes to the management of the internet infrastructure to prevent terrorists from exploiting it by pointing fingers to the use of internet technologies during the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack. While speaking to the UN Security Council on Wednesday during a marathon session on international cooperation to combat terrorism, India’s UN Ambassador Asoke Kumar Mukerji drew attention ...

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‘We are United by the Ideals of Democracy’ Says Modi to Australian Parliament

Prime Ministr Narendra Modi will head to Fiji on Tuesday evening after his Australian visit, where he hold bilateral talks with his counterpart Tony Abbot and addressed the Australian Parliament in Canberra this morning. Modi is the first Indian PM to address the Australian Parliament. Addressing the gathering, Modi raised his voice against terrorism, which he mentioned as a major ...

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Al Qaeda banking on SIMI to recruit educated Indian youth

Al Qaeda, which has announced plans to target India, is keen on recruiting youth trained in computers or aeronautics for its terror designs and is taking the help of banned terror outfit SIMI for this, officials with access to intelligence inputs have revealed. Sources said intelligence inputs shared by central agencies with the police in some major cities including Delhi, ...

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Rajnath Calls Governments Across the World ‘Tackle Global Terrorism’

As the terrorist attacks get increased, Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh called on governments across the world to collectively address the issue of safe havens for organised criminal and terrorist groups on Wednesday. At an Interpol ministerial meeting and general assembly conducted in Monaco, Rajnath Singh said, "Governments across the world have to collectively address the issue of safe havens ...

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