• Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Last Update : 11:18 pm
32 dead in Tajikistan prison riot

32 dead in Tajikistan prison riot

South Asia

Mon, May 20 2019

The prison in Vakhdat, 17km east of the capital Dushanbe, holds 1,500 inmates

9 IS militants killed in southwest Pakistan...

9 IS militants killed in southwest Pakistan...

South Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

Security forces acted after a sudden surge in militant assaults across Pakistan during the Muslim holy...

Malaysia arrests suspected militants...

Malaysia arrests suspected militants...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 16 2019

The suspects are thought to have links to a wider IS-inspired cell, some of whose members were detained...

Malaysia foils IS-linked plot, seizes...

Malaysia foils IS-linked plot, seizes...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

The suspects a Malaysian who led the group, two Rohingya from Myanmar and one Indonesian

Islamic State claims 'province' in India...

Islamic State claims 'province' in India...

South Asia

Sun, May 12 2019

IS's Amaq News Agency late on Friday announced the new province, that it called "Wilayah of...

IS Jammu and Kashmir chief’s associate...

IS Jammu and Kashmir chief’s associate...

South Asia

Sat, May 11 2019

The militant died in a brief exchange of fire during a cordon and search operation in Kashmir

US air strike kills 13 Islamic State...

US air strike kills 13 Islamic State...

Africa

Fri, May 10 2019

The US military has stepped up its campaign of air strikes in Somalia since President Donald Trump took...

Muslims afraid, resentful as ethnic...

Muslims afraid, resentful as ethnic...

South Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

The government has blamed the attacks on two little-known radical Islamic groups

Infographic: Al Qaeda and IS seek control...

Infographic: Al Qaeda and IS seek control...

Africa

Tue, May 7 2019

 Countries spanning the vast Sahara and Sahel region face terrorist groups seeking to establish...

Infographic: IS leader al-Baghdadi...

Infographic: IS leader al-Baghdadi...

Middle East

Tue, May 7 2019

A first video appearance in five years by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of Islamic State and the world’s...

Afghan forces launch attacks to clear...

Afghan forces launch attacks to clear...

South Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

Taliban and Islamic State militants have been fighting for more than a week in the eastern border province...

After 'caliphate' collapse, jihadists...

After 'caliphate' collapse, jihadists...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 30 2019

The warning comes as IS seeks to assert a regional influence after the loss of its self-proclaimed Middle...

Infographic: So-called Islamic State...

Infographic: So-called Islamic State...

Europe

Mon, Apr 29 2019

 After the defeat of the 'caliphate' in Iraq and Syria, the so-called Islamic State group...

Sri Lanka bans groups suspected to be...

Sri Lanka bans groups suspected to be...

World

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The relatives of the ringleaders were injured in a raid on the island's the east coast on

Islamic State claims attack on east...

Islamic State claims attack on east...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The group did not give evidence for its claim

Suicide bomb leader cast shadow of fear...

Suicide bomb leader cast shadow of fear...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

The country's president announced Friday that Hashim led and died in the attack on the Shangri-La...

Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people believed...

Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people believed...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Nearly 10,000 soldiers were deployed across the Indian Ocean island state to carry out searches and provide...

Who is Sri Lanka blast mastermind Zahran...

Who is Sri Lanka blast mastermind Zahran...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Dressed in a black tunic headscarf and carrying a rifle, Hashim is seen leading seven purported attackers...

Police: Death toll in Sri Lanka bombings...

Police: Death toll in Sri Lanka bombings...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The additional deaths were the result of the wounded dying of their injuries

Suspected Sri Lanka suicide bomber caught...

Suspected Sri Lanka suicide bomber caught...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 24 2019

The CCTV footage was broadcast widely on Sri Lankan news channels

Islamic State releases photo of Sri...

IS releases photo of Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 24 2019

Of the eight men, seven had their faces covered and three of them held knives