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Easter Sunday terror attack in Sri Lanka; 250 dead so far

Newsroom24x7 Network Colombo: Suicide attacks and a series of terror blasts on ripped through churches and top grade hotels in Sri Lanka, killing 215 people and wounding hundreds of others in Sunday Easter. The casualty figure could go up. The blasts targeted St Anthony’s Church in Colombo, Zion Church in Batticalo, in eastern Sri Lanka,

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3 killed, 20 injured injured in grenade attack on religious congregation in Amritsar

Newsroom24x7 network Amritsar: Three persons were killed and 20 injured in a grenade attack on a religious congregation inside the Nirankari Bhavan at Adliwal village near Amritsar’s Rajasansi International Airport on Sunday. The possibility of involvement of ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri terror groups could not be ruled out, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said asserting

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One terrorist killed in Lucknow after Bhopal-Ujjain train blast

Newsroom24x7 Network Lucknow: One terrorist was killed early today after 12 hours of fierce gun battle between the anti-terror squad (ATS) and the terrorist, who was holed up in a house in the outskirts of Lucknow. When the anti-terror operation ended, Uttar Pradesh Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Daljit Chaudhary said: “After

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Terror attack on Brussels: Hunt is on for key suspect

Newsroom24x7 Desk   Brussels: Belgian media have quashed earlier reports about the arrest of a key suspect in the Brussels terror attacks in Brussels. News reports on Wednesday, quoting judicial sources, had named the arrested person as Najim Laachraoui, who was said to have been captured on CCTV just before the Zaventem airport blasts. It

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Brussels airport bombing: Key suspect arrested

Newsroom24x7 Desk BRUSSELS: Police have arrested a key suspect, who was caught on CCTV footage just before the Brussels airport blasts on Tuesday along with the suicide bombers identified by media as two brothers Khalid and Brahim Bakraoui, According to media reports, the suspect arrested has been named as Najim Laachraoui, (24). Reports say that he

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Pathankot terror attack: counter strike near completion

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The security forces were engaged for the second consecutive day and a fierce counter strike was underway on Sunday evening to neutralize all the terrorists involved in the attack on Pathankot airbase of the Indian Air Force in Punjab. Four terrorists were killed yesterday. Two more terrorists were holed up and

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