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Jemaah Islamiyah

Philippines police shoot Malaysian terror suspect

A man with alleged ties to Islamic militants was shot dead in the Philippines after he threatened to set off a backpack bomb in a stand-off with local police, an official said on Saturday.

Saturday, 15 December, 2012, 6:07pm

Two arrested over failed Indonesian bomb attack

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

Indonesia blasts Bali bombings 'monstrous' fail

Ten years after the Bali bombing, Indonesia's president said the "monstrous act of terror" failed in its aim of fracturing the nation.

Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's comments came as 2,000 police and military personnel, including snipers, were deployed across the island, after "credible information" of a threat to today's commemorations.

12 Oct 2012 - 3:19am

Indonesia on high alert for Bali bombings anniversary

Indonesia declared its top security alert on Wednesday, saying it has “credible information” of a threat to a ceremony later this week marking the 10th anniversary of the Bali bombings.

10 Oct 2012 - 3:39pm

Who said it?

You give them an inch and they want a foot. They're too much of a bully

Leung Fuk-yuen, co-owner of a Yuen Long theme park that has occupied land illegally, referring to the Lands Department

He has been polite and co-operative during the trial, and regretted what he has done

22 May 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

It is disappointing that ... we have the trainer of a horse making very public complaints about a jockey's ride

Jockey Club official Kim Kelly responds to the spat between Tony Millard and Douglas Whyte

We are not against legislation, but we want to make sure it [complies] with the Basic Law

8 May 2012 - 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Trial of alleged Bali bombmaker begins

13 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

A bad week for ...


19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Leader without a following

When Indonesian radical Islamic cleric Abu Bakar Bashir spoke for the final time last month at his terrorism trial, he continued his venomous rants against the United States, accusing it of waging war against Islam in his country and framing him of charges of forming a terrorist army.

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

five Ws


Noordin Mohamed Top was buried in his boyhood village in Malaysia last Friday. Indonesian police killed him last month, ending a manhunt that lasted for years.

8 Oct 2009 - 12:00am