Osama bin Laden

Al-Qaida eyed oil tankers as bombing targets

Osama bin Laden's personal files revealed a brazen idea to hijack oil tankers and blow them up at sea last summer, creating explosions he hoped would rattle the... Read more »

May 20, 2011

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Twitter full of Bible debates after bin Laden's death

In the hours after Osama bin Laden's death, cyber-scribes unleashed a Twitter storm of biblical proportions, posting epistles at rates reported to have hit 4,000 a... Read more »

May 20, 2011

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Why torture is still wrong

The intelligence that led to the death of Osama bin Laden has revived a national debate on the issue of torture. While it remains unclear whether information gained... Read more »

May 22, 2011

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Al-Qaida considered oil tankers as terror targets

The U.S. government says al-Qaida was eyeing oil tankers abroad last year as potential targets of terror attacks to hurt the economies of Western countries. Read more »

May 20, 2011

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Taliban car bomb blasts U.S. convoy in Pakistan

A Taliban car bomb struck an armored vehicle taking American government employees to the U.S consulate in northwest Pakistan on Friday, officials said, in a strike the... Read more »

May 20, 2011

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Pakistan minister: China providing 50 fighter jets

China has agreed to provide Pakistan with 50 more fighter jets in a deal clinched during Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's trip to Beijing, Pakistani defense... Read more »

May 20, 2011

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