September 11, 2001: Attacks in New York and Washington

September 11, 2001 was a Tuesday. And a glorious Tuesday it was. I had walked to…

September 10, 2002: 200 killed as superfast Kolkata-Mumbai train plunges into a river

Maoist Naxalite terrorists were believed behind the derailment of a Delhi-Calcutta express rrain in 2002 in…

September 9, 2001: Killing of Ahmad Shah Massoud in Afghanistan

Al Qaeda killed Afghan Northern Alliance leader Ahmad Shah Massoud on September 9, 2001 in what…

September 8, 2006: Bombings at Muslim cemetery in India

Hindu extremists were behind a number of bicycle bombs that killed 40 at a Muslim cemetery…

September 7, 1995: Car bomb explodes near Jewish school in Lyon, France

On this day in 1995, Algeria's GIA terrorist group exploded a car bomb outside a Jewish…

September 6, 1986: Attack on synagogue during Sabbath services in Turkey

The Abu Nidal Organisation terrorist group is believed to be behind the 1986 massacre at a…

September 5, 1975: Manson family member fails at assassination attempt on US President Ford

On this day in 1975, a member of the Manson family tried to assassinate US President…

September 4, 1997: Several bombings at Cuban hotel

On this day in 1997, a man tied to a US-based anti-Cuba organisation is believed to…

September 3, 2010: 22 year-old suicide bomber kills 73 in Quetta, Pakistan

On this day in 2010, the Pakistani Sunni terrorist group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi was behind a suicide bombing…

September 2, 2016: Bombing at Davao market in the Philippines

On this day in 2016, Islamist extremists were the most likely ones behind a bombing in…