Wednesday, 30 November, 2022
TopicTerror attack

Topic: terror attack

Islamic State takes responsibility for October attack on Indian-owned ruby mine in Mozambique

The attack at Montepuez ruby mine forced Indian-owned Gemrock Mining to halt operations. It was part of IS campaign to extract revenues from Mozambique’s vast natural resources

Coimbatore ‘bomber’ was ‘hot-headed, eccentric & learned to make bombs from YouTube videos’

Investigators examining different theories. One of them is that Jameesha Mubin was headed to a nearby shopping area with a large textile store, but got spooked after noticing a cop.

CRPF personnel killed in terror attack in South Kashmir’s Pulwama

A police spokesman said at about 2:15 pm, terrorists fired at a checkpoint jointly manned by police and CRPF at Gangoo crossing area of Pulwama.

‘Suicide attack’ ahead of Modi’s Jammu visit averted, 1 CISF personnel, 2 ‘terrorists’ killed

According to sources, alleged terrorists were stationed just 20 km away from place where PM's event is to take place Sunday. 5 CISF & J&K police personnel were also injured in Friday's fight.

Bus ambush, riot, blasts at Friday prayers — Pakistan’s bloody history of violence against Shias

Blast at a Shia mosque in Peshawar Friday killed at least 30 people. According to South Asia Terrorism Portal, nearly 2,700 Shias were killed in Pakistan between 2001 & June 2018.

Pakistan is paying the price for Dasu attack that killed Chinese workers — $11.6 million

Beijing had demanded that the Imran Khan government pay $38 million to the families of 36 Chinese workers killed or injured in the Dasu dam terror attack in July 2021.

14 police personnel injured after militants open fire at their bus on outskirts of Srinagar

The attack took place Monday evening in the Pantha Chowk area in Zewan and further details of the incident are awaited, officials said.

‘Pakistan-ISI terror module’ dropped bombs via drones, links to Punjab ‘tiffin bomb’ case: Police

Delhi Police arrested 6 members of 'Pakistan-ISI terror module. The men, police claimed, had been tasked with execution of terror attacks across Indian cities during festive season.

Delhi Police arrest 6 members of ‘Pakistan-ISI terror module’, foil ‘attacks during festivals’

The men, police claimed, were allegedly trained in Pakistan and had been tasked with execution of terror attacks & targeted killings in Delhi, UP and Maharashtra during the festival season.

Arrest in auto theft case puts Delhi Police on possible terror trail, team heads to Kashmir

Delhi Police team is set to carry out probe in Kashmir after they recovered images of suspected terrorists & attacks on the mobile phones of 2 men arrested in an auto theft case.

On Camera

YourTurn

A group picture of Supreme court judges at Supreme Court in New Delhi | Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Ambedkar rejected collegium system, said CJI supremacy on judges’ appointment is dangerous

In May 1949, the Constituent Assembly debated the Collegium system, only to reject it thrice. Now the SC is assuming that role once again.
Representational image | Reuters

India’s economic growth at 6.3% for second quarter, slower than previous months

Government capital spending increased more than 40% during the quarter as it stepped up expenditure on roads to railways, according to official data on Wednesday.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.