25 Feb 2015
Manila: Philippine troops, backed by artillery fire and assault helicopters, battled about 300 Abu Sayyaf rebels in fighting on Wednesday that left two soldiers and five militants dead in the country's restive south, officials said.
25 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Extradited gangster Abu Salem was on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities Act (TADA) court in the 1995 murder case of Mumbai-based builder Pradeep Jain.
19 Feb 2015
Mumbai: The lawyer of the extradited gangster Abu Salem on Wednesday told the trial court here that the murder of builder Pradeep Jain in 1995 was only "incidental to the conspiracy" to extort.
19 Jul 2012
A top Muslim cleric in Russia's Tatarstan province was shot dead and another wounded by a car bomb in two separate attacks apparently related to the priests' criticism of radical Islamists, investigators said on Thursday.
22 Jun 2016
New Delhi: It’s has long been speculated, alleged, and claimed that the glamorous world of Bollywood has connections with the underworld. Even as our favourite stars always manage to hog the limelight for their love affairs, many gangsters have also been reported to have fallen for pretty actresses.
17 Jan 2015
Abu Dhabi: Anirban Lahiri, playing his first European Tour event as a full member, shot four-under 68 to make the cut in tied 29th place, while Jeev Milkha Singh carded one-over 73 in the second round to also make the cut at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Open on Saturday.
07 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal, an alleged mastermind of the 26/11 terror attacks, has gone on hunger strike in the Arthur Road Jail here demanding that he be shifted from 'Anda' cell to a normal prison, police said today.
22 Aug 2014
Lahore: Three Pakistani federal ministers on Friday challenged a sessions court's decision to register a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz and 19 others for their alleged role in the killing of 14 supporters of Canada-based cleric Tahirul Qadri.
20 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Thousands of anti-government supporters beseiged the Pakistan's Parliament with not allowing any MPs to make entry or exit into it. Anti-governement protesters had blocked both the gates of Parliament.
16 Dec 2015
Manila: At least 18 government soldiers and Abu Sayyaf militants were killed and 20 wounded as fighting between the two sides continued in Al-Barka town in Basilan, the military said today.