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28 Dec 2017

Russia News

10 injured in IED explosion at St Petersburg supermarket

At least 10 people were injured in an alleged improvised explosive device (IED) explosion at a supermarket in St. Petersburg, Russia.

27 Dec 2017


Egypt: Authorities hang 15 jihadists in country's largest mass execution

Egypt has executed 15 prisoners convicted for a 2013 attack on security forces in Sinai.

23 Dec 2017

San Francisco

Ex-Marine arrested for plotting attack in San Francisco during Christmas

The FBI has arrested a former US Marine for plotting to attack San Francisco during Christmas.

18 Dec 2017

Donald Trump

CIA helped Russia foil ISIS terrorist attack on St. Petersburg

A major ISIS attack on St. Petersburg's Kazan cathedral was averted thanks to information provided by the CIA to Russian intelligence agencies.

16 Dec 2017

Pakistan News

Pakistani-American woman arrested for using bitcoin to fund ISIS

27-year-old Zoobia Shahnaz of New York has been arrested for allegedly laundering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to transfer the money to aid ISIS.

10 Dec 2017


Iraq declares war with ISIS is concluded

After re-taking the very last ISIS strongholds from fighters recently, Iraq has announced that the war against the group is concluded.

04 Dec 2017


Shafin-Hadiya, with alleged ISIS connections, lied about how they met?

The claims of Shafin Jahan and Hadiya, Kerala's 'love jihad' couple, have been thrown into doubt with the NIA's recent findings.

25 Nov 2017


Egypt's Sisi vows forceful response after attack kills 235

Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi said his country would respond with "the utmost force" after an attack on a mosque in North Sinai killed 235 people.

20 Nov 2017

Jammu And Kashmir

Centre has taken note of ISIS claiming a Kashmir shooting

Union Minister Jitendra Singh has said that the Centre has taken note of the reports about global terror outfit ISIS claiming an attack in the Kashmir Valley.

17 Nov 2017

al Qaeda

Report: Al-Qaeda propaganda in Tamil, Hindi, Bengali emerges

In a first, the Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) has started distributing its propaganda material online in Tamil, Bengali, and Hindi.

13 Nov 2017


Iraq moves to recapture Rawa, the last ISIS-controlled town

ISIS took a bad hit recently after they lost the towns of Deir al-Zour and Al-Qaim to Syrian and Iraqi forces respectively.

10 Nov 2017


Syria defeats ISIS but the threat is far from over

Syria declared victory over ISIS recently after it captured Deir al-Zour, the last town under the group's control.

08 Nov 2017

Russia News

Russia prepares for terror threats to 2018 FIFA World Cup

Russian involvement in the Syrian conflict has angered several extremists, rendering the country vulnerable to terror attacks.

07 Nov 2017


Indian Ocean: India-US join hands against Chinese, ISIS threats

India and the US have been concerned about increasing Chinese influence in the Indian Ocean Region.

05 Nov 2017


Suspected ISIS operative arrested in Mumbai, was planning terror attacks

A suspected ISIS terrorist was arrested from the Mumbai Airport yesterday. Abu Zaid was nabbed as soon as he arrived from Saudi Arabia, police said.

03 Nov 2017


Syrian army liberates Deir al-Zour city, ISIS' last stronghold

The Syrian army has "completely liberated" the city of Deir al-Zour from ISIS, according to state TV.

02 Nov 2017

New Jersey

Terrorism charges filed against Manhattan truck attack suspect Sayfullo Saipov

US prosecutors have charged 29-year-old Uzbek immigrant Sayfullo Saipov for killing at least eight people by mowing them down in a pickup truck in New York.

01 Nov 2017

New Jersey

Reports: Manhattan truck attack suspect identified as Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov

Unnamed officials have identified the suspect behind the Manhattan truck attack as 29-year-old Uzbek citizen Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov.

01 Nov 2017

Terror Attack

US under terror-radar again? Vehicle attack in Manhattan kills 8

16 years since 9/11, terrorism has once again struck the US mainland.

28 Oct 2017


Gujarat CM Rupani demands Ahmed Patel's resignation for "recruiting" terrorist

Ahead of the Gujarat Assembly Elections, CM Vijay Rupani has leveled a sensational charge against Sonia Gandhi's aide and Congress leader Ahmed Patel.

27 Oct 2017


Gujarat: Air hostess allegedly helping ISIS recruits

An air hostess allegedly having links with ISIS recruits has been identified by the Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad.

27 Oct 2017


Should we be worried about Indian-origin ISIS fighters?

Several countries, including India, are preparing against potential threats posed by terrorists returning after the fall of ISIS' de-facto capital in Iraq, Raqqa, last week.

20 Oct 2017


Afghanistan: Attacks at two Shia mosques; at least 40 dead

Two separate terror attacks at Shia mosques in Afghanistan have claimed the lives of 40 people.

18 Oct 2017


Iraq's military action in Kurdistan: Where does the US stand?

Iraqi forces have reportedly seized several key installations in Kirkuk from Kurdish control.

17 Oct 2017


Reports: US-backed forces recapture ISIS' de-facto capital of Raqqa

US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) claim they now control Raqqa, the one-time capital of ISIS.

16 Oct 2017


Iraq: Security forces advance into Kurdish-held territories following referendum

According to news reports, Iraqi forces are advancing into Kurdish-held territories in the Kirkuk province.

13 Oct 2017


SC defers hearing on Rohingya deportation to Nov 21

The SC has deferred the hearing on deportation of Rohingyas to November 21. However, in case of contingencies, petitioners can approach it.

11 Oct 2017

Russia News

Russia accuses US of "pretending" to fight ISIS in Iraq/Syria

Russia has accused the US-led coalition of "pretending" to fight ISIS and of deliberately cutting down on its airstrikes in Iraq to allow the outfit's fighters to cross into Syria to push back the advancing Russian-backed Syrian army.

07 Oct 2017

Saudi Arabia

Reports: Saudi police foil attack near king's palace in Jeddah

American citizens have been warned by the US Embassy in Saudi Arabia to exercise caution in the area surrounding the king's place in Jeddah, following reports of an attack there.

04 Oct 2017


SC rejects government's stand on Rohingyas

In a blow to the centre, the Supreme Court ruled that it had the authority to review the government's move to deport Rohingyas.

04 Oct 2017

Las Vegas

Gun manufacturers' shares perform well after Las Vegas shooting

The recent Las Vegas shooting incident has left many Americans feeling shocked and insecure.

29 Sep 2017

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

ISIS releases purported audio recording from Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

ISIS released, what it claims to be, a new audio recording from its chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.

28 Sep 2017


Kurdistan referendum: Iraqi Kurds overwhelmingly back independence

The Kurdish community in Northern Iraq signaled its overwhelming desire for an independent Kurdistan, in a controversial referendum held this week.

17 Sep 2017

Sushma Swaraj

Fate of 39 Indians captured in Iraq still unknown

The Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi revealed that the whereabouts of the 39 Indian construction workers captured in 2014 by the Islamic State group still remains unknown.

17 Sep 2017

Pakistan News

Why is Iran recruiting Pakistani and Afghan Shiite militants?

Iran is recruiting and training thousands of Shiite Muslims from Afghanistan and Pakistan to fight for President Bashar al-Assad's regime in Syria.

16 Sep 2017


Police arrest 18-year-old man in connection to London Tube blast

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man for alleged terror offenses in connection with the attack on the London Tube train on Friday.

16 Sep 2017


#LondonTubeAttack: UK raises terror threat level to critical

UK PM Theresa May said the country's threat level has been raised to critical, as police hunt for the perpetrators of the London Tube bombing.

15 Sep 2017


ISIS shifts to guerrilla tactics in Iraq, attacks kills 60

At least 60 people were killed and 100 injured in two attacks in southern Iraq.

11 Sep 2017


Egypt: 18 cops killed in blast carried out by IS

A deadly terrorist attack on a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula claimed the lives of 18 policemen, injuring seven others.

04 Sep 2017


Kiren Rijiju talks Kashmir, Maoism, NE insurgency and more

The home ministry is currently battling crises in different regions - in the north, the Kashmir problem, in the northeast, insurgency, and in the centre, the Maoist movement.