It was the reported by the Afghan police that, a more than four hour standoff between militants and police at a hotel in the Afghan capital resulted in the death of seven people.
An explosive device which was planted inside the train was detected and rescued by a personnel of Assam police during their routine search after the train arrived at the railway station on Friday, 17th of June 2011 morning, and thereby prevented a great tragedy that was about to happen.
Al-Qaeda named its long time second in command Ayman al-Zawahiri to succeed its chief Osama bin Laden who was killed by the U.S forces in Pakistan. Through the statement it also vowed to continue its jihad under Zawahiri’s leadership against United States and Israel.
Accusing Home Minister P Chidambaram of getting himself getting elected to Parliament through “fraudulent” means, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday said his continuance in the council of ministers in untenable and sought his resignation.