• Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019
  • Last Update : 01:41 am
'Turkey detains 43 suspected IS members,...

'Turkey detains 43 suspected IS members,...

Europe

Wed, Oct 30 2019

The detentions came two days after US President Donald Trump announced that Islamic State leader Abu...

IS claims Iraq minibus bombing that...

IS claims Iraq minibus bombing that...

Middle East

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Several others were injured in the bombing

Kerala coast on high alert after IS...

Kerala coast on high alert after IS...

South Asia

Sun, May 26 2019

The alert was sounded by Sri Lankan authorities on May 23

Blast in Gulistan injures 3...

Blast in Gulistan injures 3...

Dhaka

Tue, Apr 30 2019

According to a statement in the Site Intelligence Group, the Islamic State claimed the attack

A carnage beyond the pale

A carnage beyond the pale

Ziauddin Choudhury

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Only through education and empathy can we successfully counter extremist ideologies

Russia state TV drama follows fate of...

Russia state TV drama follows fate of...

Showtime

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The Russian drama series "On The Edge" is a far cry from state television's often bland...

Where do they go from here?

Where do they go from here?

Anik Kabir

Wed, Apr 10 2019

The caliphate is off the map for now, but will evolve in dangerous ways

Shamima's mother asks UK Home Office...

Shamima's mother asks UK Home Office...

World

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Asma Begum asked UK authorities to reconsider its decision of revoking her daughter’s...

Kurdish-led Syrian forces pound final...

Kurdish-led Syrian forces pound final...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 11 2019

Beyond the frontline on Monday, warplanes were heard rumbling overhead, and the sound of sporadic gunfire...

Baby of Islamic State teenager in UK...

Baby of Islamic State teenager in UK...

World

Sat, Mar 9 2019

The 19-year-old left London to join IS when she was 15

Father of IS teen Shamima says Britain...

Father of IS teen Shamima says Britain...

Europe

Tue, Feb 26 2019

The 19-year-old's father Ahmed Ali said that while his daughter had made mistakes, Britain was duty-bound...

How not to solve a problem like...

How not to solve a problem like...

Niaz Alam

Mon, Feb 25 2019

Yet another politician fails to think a course of action through properly

British IS teen calls for mercy

British IS teen calls for mercy

Europe

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Begum was 15 when she ran away to join the jihadists with two school friends from Bethnal Green in east...

Syria forces negotiating to free civilians...

Syria forces negotiating to free civilians...

Middle East

Thu, Feb 21 2019

Hundreds of people including women and children were trucked out of the last patch of IS territory on...

British govt against British-Bangladeshi...

British govt against British-Bangladeshi...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Feb 15 2019

However, a former MI6 agent is urging Britain to allow the teenager’s, Shamima Begum's, return...

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle...

Hundreds flee US-backed Syria battle...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 12 2019

The extremist group declared a cross-border 'caliphate' in Syria and Iraq in 2014

Contradicting Trump, Merkel says Islamic...

Contradicting Trump, Merkel says Islamic...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 8 2019

'The so-called Islamic State has been luckily driven out of its territory but this unfortunately...

Infographic: 'Defeated' Islamic State...

Infographic: 'Defeated' Islamic State...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Despite President Donald Trump’s claim that so-called Islamic State has been defeated, the militant...

Kurd-led forces overruns last IS-held...

Kurd-led forces overruns last IS-held...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 23 2019

'Search operations are continuing in Baghouz to find any IS fighters who are still hiding'

Macron: France will stay 'militarily...

Macron: France will stay 'militarily...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 18 2019

The French military has deployed 1,200 soldiers as part of the anti-IS efforts

Four US troops reported among 16 dead...

Four US troops reported among 16 dead...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 16 2019

 Four US troops had been killed and three wounded in the blast,