Melbourne, Feb 23
Australia plans to strengthen its immigration laws and crackdown on groups inciting extremism or racial hatred to combat the threat from home-grown terrorists following a review of counter-terrori...
BENGHAZI, Libya, Feb 20
Three car bombs ripped through the eastern Libyan city of Qubbah on Friday, killing 40 people and wounding 70, security officials and medics said.
There was no immediate claim of responsi...
Washington, Feb 19
President Barack Obama has said that America is “not at war with Islam” but with people who have perverted the religion, asserting that terror groups like ISIS and al-Qaeda do not speak for a b...
Tokyo, Feb 17
Japan today announced USD 15.5 million to fight “terrorism” in the West Asia and Africa, as Tokyo tries to demonstrate its resolve despite the murder of two citizens by Islamist extremists....
CAIRO, Feb 16
Egypt's military said in a statement on state television it had carried out an air strike against Islamic State targets in Libya at dawn on Monday, a day after the group released a video appearing...
Jerusalem, Feb 15
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called for massive immigration of European Jews to Israel warning them to “stay prepared” for more attacks, a day after a Jewish man was killed outside...
Copenhagen, Feb 15
A man gunned down outside a Copenhagen synagogue today in one of three lethal shootings in the Danish capital was Jewish, a Jewish community group said.Michael Gelvan, chairman of the Nordi...
February 13, 2015
Violence for its own sake — that’s Islamic State for you »
February 23, 2015
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s appeal to bank employee unions to call off their proposed four-day strike while stating that the banks are already in negotiations with bank unions over the...
SANAA, Feb 21
Yemen's former president Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi left his official residence after weeks of house arrest by the Houthi militia on Saturday and flew to his home town of Aden, witnesses and a politic...
February 20, 2015
A young Pakistani lawyer’s brave attempts to counter extremism within Pakistan »
WASHINGTON, Feb 18
US Vice-President Joe Biden kicked off a three-day White House summit on countering violent extremism by lauding the US "melting pot" of assimilating immigrants, a model the administrati...
Washington, Feb 17
Over 60 countries, including India, will participate in a White House summit on ‘countering violent extremism’ beginning today in the backdrop of alarming growth of ISIS and recent terrorists’ att...
Cairo, Feb 16
Islamic State militants released a video purportedly depicting the mass beheading of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians in Libya, drawing a strong response from the country’s army which today bombarded...
COPENHAGEN, Feb 15
'We assume that it's the same culprit behind both incidents'
Karachi, Feb 13
Pervez Musharraf has said that under his regime, Pakistan had tried to undermine the Afghan government led by ex-president Hamid Karzai for helping “India stab Pakistan in the back”.