Islamabad, Oct 11
A breakaway faction of Pakistan Taliban, whose militants had pumped bullets into her two years ago, has criticised the choice of Malala Yousafzai for the 2014 Nobel Peace prize, calling her “an ag...
Washington, Oct 9
President Barack Obama said he was confident the U.S. will keep making progress against the Islamic State militant group but acknowledged that the “difficult” military conflict in Iraq and Syria w...
October 6, 2014
How far will Turkey go against ISIS?
Beijing, Oct 4
Malaysia has detained 155 Uygur immigrants from China’s volatile Muslim-majority Xinjiang province as part of its attempts to beef-up efforts to prevent militants from joining the Islamic State te...
Cairo, Oct 4
An Internet video released purports to show an Islamic State group fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning, the fourth such killing carried out by the extremist group now targeted in US—le...
Mumbai, Sep 29
Kavita Karkare, wife of the late Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad chief Hemant Karkare who was killed in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, died at a city hospital on Monday after suffering brain hem...
Guwahati, Sept 20
Days after al-Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said the terror group is trying to set up base in the State and has “tacit...
Washington, Sept 19
The US Congress has approved the request of President Barack Obama to train and arm the moderate Syrian rebels against the Islamic State jihadists, an important step towards degrading and ultimate...
MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Afghanistan, Oct 12
Two Taliban gunmen in police uniforms attacked the headquarters of police in Afghanistan's major northern city Mazar-i-Sharif on Sunday, killing two and injuring at least 18 others according to lo...
October 10, 2014
Ironically, all the Islamic State benefactors come from the ranks of the sub-brokers of US power in the region »
Washington, Oct 7
After al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed by U.S. special forces in Pakistan’s garrison town of Abbottabad, his body was kept in a heavy black bag of 300 pounds of iron chain and dropped int...
BEIRUT, Oct 3
Islamic State, a Sunni Muslim militant group, has seized a third of Syria and large areas of Iraq and this year proclaimed a caliphate across the two countries in the heart of the Middle East.
United Nations, Oct 4
Strongly condemning the “heinous and cowardly” murder of a British humanitarian aid worker by the Islamic State group, the UN Security Council today stressed that the terror outfit must be defeate...
New York, Sept 29
Rejecting any distinction between good and bad terrorism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for a collective fight to effectively tackle the global menace.“There is no good terrorist...
London, Sept 21
Britain’s main surveillance agency is employing over 100 afflicted with dyslexia and dyspraxia as spies in the country’s fight against terror.The Government Communications Headquarters (GCH...
United Nations, Sept 20
America’s arch-foe Iran has a role to play in tackling Islamic State militants who have overrun large swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria, US Secretary of State John Kerry said.Iran’s su...
Algiers, Sept 14
A new armed group calling itself the Caliphate Soldiers in Algeria has split from al Qaeda's North African branch and sworn loyalty to the radical breakaway group Islamic State fighting in Syria a...