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  1. The day Hong Kong received its brutal awakening to terror

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... and into the brutal reality of terror and terrorism. The death toll would eventually hit 202, foreigners and Indonesians. Many more were injured. Most of Hong Kong's victims were members of the Vandals ... for my husband.' Yesterday, in a day of reckoning, Islamic militant Amrozi - the man dubbed the 'smiling bomber' - was sentenced to death. He is expected to face a firing squad ...

  2. An invitation to terror?

    Posted Jul 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that year. Indian authorities say he escaped to Dubai after planning one of the world's worst urban terror attacks at the behest of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). According ... and non-existent, it insists that the notice 'portraying Dawood as a terror ringleader under Pakistan's protection is merely to oblige India'. But if Washington and New Delhi ...

  3. Jemaah Islamiah and the road to martyrdom

    Posted Sep 16th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... had noticed how devoted to Islam the man was, going to the mosque five times or more a week. Before long, the two were friends and the man, from a poor family and without regular income, was being indoctrinated in the ways of JI- its objective of a pan-Islamic state in the region and adherence to the extremist thinking of fundamentalists including Osama bin Laden. Months later, ...

  4. Life remains a struggle for victim of Islamic decree in Pakistan

    Posted Apr 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Asad Riaz in Islamabad Raped and sentenced to die, Zafran Bibi was later freed only to face a pile of debt Born in an impoverished village in Pakistan's conservative Northwest Frontier Province, Zafran Bibi's life was never going to be easy. It ...

  5. Couple's tale of terror at notorious Shenzhen mall

    Posted Jan 09th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Andy Cheng A Hong Kong couple imprisoned and beaten during a shopping trip to Shenzhen last week plan to take their case to Hong Kong police and British diplomats after being snubbed by mainland police. Salesman Leung Chung-kwong still bears the scars of ...

  6. Woman fights for recognition of her faith

    Posted Oct 16th 2004, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Seven years after renouncing Islam, Lina Joy is still battling to win legal recognition as a Christian even though the secular constitution guarantees freedom of religion for all citizens. A superior court is hearing her landmark application for a declaration that she is a Christian, and for the deletion of the word 'Islam', from her ...

  7. A conflict of interests

    Posted Jul 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Sunanda Kisor Datta-Ray

    ... and psychological factors restrict the scope and depth of relations between the world's biggest democracy and the oldest. Saddam Hussein's Iraq was the only Islamic regime to support India ... Gujarat, where Muslim-bashing is becoming a way of life. Congress is bound to make a bid for the loyalty of India's 120 million Muslims. Always sensitive to the views of the global Islamic ...

  8. Asian allies reap few benefits from joining Iraq fight

    Posted Aug 26th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... continue daily in South Korea, Japan and Australia. Concerns heightened yesterday after an Islamic militant group suspected of links to al-Qaeda threatened to attack South Korean troops ... international disarray and a fear of terrorism had prompted many countries to strengthen relations with the US. 'Only the US has the global resources to fight the war on terror, which has a very ...

  9. Stay in Saudi Arabia, Filipinos told

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Despite terrorism, remittances from the kingdom are vital for Manila's coffers Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo wants the 800,000 Filipino workers ... by Islamic militants. Philippine Foreign Affairs Department spokesman Julia Heidemann said the government had no plans to freeze travel to the kingdom because the attack was not targeted specifically ...

  10. Guns traded for barbells in post-Taleban Afghanistan

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... once the stronghold of Islamic fundamentalists. 'You can look in every street- you will find a gym,' said Bashir Salimi, a satellite TV technician working out in a Kabul gym. ...




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