Terrorism

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As defined by the US FBI, 'the unlawful use of force against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population or any segment thereof, in the furtherance of political or social objectives'
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Opening with scenes of the serial killers terrorising a couple, Surveillance effectively builds suspense, but the histrionics of the final act skirt perilously close to laughable.
Reporters should think about their role in making this country a safe place or "terrorising" their readers with hype and sensationalism just for the sake of selling newspapers.
The same year in April, Kenya Wildlife Service dispatched a team to track at least five lions and hyenas that were terrorising residents of Magarini in Kilifi county.
The SP has requested the ECI to direct the BJP MP to " refrain from terrorising the Muslims" even as the Akhilesh Yadav government is mulling legal action against him.
Well, it has certainly worked in this instance - if you can get a kick out of terrorising - if you can get a kick out of terrorising an 11-monthold baby.
POLICE are hunting this man after he breached the terms of an Anti Social Behaviour Order for terrorising residents living in Druids Heath.
Police said a local criminal Munna Thakur had been terrorising the local villagers after his wife Indu Kumari lost the by-polls for the post of village head held on December 20.
Instead, we attacked Afghanistan, to the cheers of terrorising avengers.
Nowadays the teen roams around in gangs dressed as hoodies, goths or emos, terrorising all before them.
FURIOUS John Prescott yesterday accused Greenpeace of 'terrorising' his wife after they staged a rooftop protest at his home.
In May, 16-year-old Natalie Henderson ( dubbed Poison Ivy ( was hit with a two-year anti-social behaviour order for terrorising families in Seaham, County Durham.
The 18-year-old has a history of terrorising people in his home town Skelmersdale.