The EU and the US are planning tighter regulations for checks on incoming cargoes at departing airports.Monday, 28 January, 2013, 5:41am
The evidence is clear he was one of the ringleaders … that pulled off this grand heist
Anti-doping chief Travis Tygart on Lance Armstrong
[Islamist extremists] can threaten the region. And that's where the argument for American involvement comes in27 Jan 2013 - 1:51am
West African leaders yesterday urged greater global involvement in Mali as they met to speed up the deployment of regional troops to support a French-backed offensive against an Islamist onslaught.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius also attended the emergency summit, held in Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan.20 Jan 2013 - 4:43am
US drone strikes killed a Pakistani warlord who sent men to fight Nato troops in Afghanistan, in raids in northwest Pakistan that also killed nine other fighters, Pakistani security officials said yesterday.4 Jan 2013 - 4:09am
Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud said his organisation could be open to talks with Islamabad in a video released on Friday, but he poured scorn on the idea his men would give up their guns.30 Dec 2012 - 4:00am
South African police have arrested four right-wing extremists, suspected of having weapons and planning attacks on undisclosed targets, a spokesman said on Monday.
After a nearly two-year investigation, police arrested four men, “believed to be right-wing extremists, suspected of acts of terrorism”, according to police spokesman Brigadier Billy Jones.17 Dec 2012 - 5:59pm
Pakistan, a frontline state in the US-led war on Islamist extremists, has become a deadly country for journalists. Hamid Mir, a prominent Pakistani journalist and TV anchor, escaped a bid on his life last week when a bomb disposal squad defused a device planted under his car in Islamabad.5 Dec 2012 - 2:14am
Polish officials said on Tuesday they had arrested a radical nationalist who planned to detonate a vehicle loaded with four tonnes of explosives outside parliament, possibly when the president and prime minister were in the building.20 Nov 2012 - 9:50pm
Indonesian police detained 48 students and a teacher from an Islamic boarding school and seized firearms and sharp weapons, a spokesman said on Tuesday, in the nation’s latest terror raid.
Dozens of police stormed the Darul Akhfiya school in eastern Java’s Nganjuk district on Monday and kept the students and teacher overnight for questioning.13 Nov 2012 - 5:46pm
Indonesian police have arrested two suspected militants for involvement in a failed bomb attack on a provincial governor on Sulawesi island, a spokesman said on Monday.
One of the suspects threw a pipe bomb on Sunday at the South Sulawesi provincial governor Syahrul Yasin Limpo, who was giving a speech on a stage in Makassar city.12 Nov 2012 - 4:19pm
Move over vampires, goblins and haunted houses, this kind of Halloween terror aims to shake up even the toughest warriors.
An untold number of so-called zombies are coming to a counterterrorism summit attended by hundreds of US Marines, Navy special operations forces, soldiers, police, firefighters and others to prepare them for their worst nightmares.29 Oct 2012 - 3:55am
Seven Frenchmen arrested as part of a weekend swoop on a suspected Islamist terror cell believed to have plotted attacks in the country were formally charged on Thursday, a legal source said.12 Oct 2012 - 9:04pm
British police are investigating whether a British man and woman arrested on suspicion of supporting terrorism offences in Syria were part of a group that held two veteran war journalists hostage in Syria in July.11 Oct 2012 - 5:56pm
French police said Wednesday they had seized bomb-making equipment from the homes of a group of Islamic extremists they now believe constituted an “extremely dangerous terrorist cell.”11 Oct 2012 - 1:03am
French police believe they have discovered an "extremely dangerous terrorist cell" after finding weapons and bomb-making materials while investigating suspected radical Islamists.11 Oct 2012 - 3:40am