02 Jul 2015
Cairo: Heavily-armed IS militants in Egypt yesterday launched a wave of simultaneous suicide attacks on Army checkpoints in the restive Sinai Peninsula, killing over 70 people, mostly soldiers, in the biggest assault and triggering a massive retaliatory strike by the military using troops and F-16s.
01 Jul 2015
Cairo: At least 50 people were killed when Islamist militants attacked several checkpoints in Egypt's North Sinai on Wednesday, security and medical sources said, in one of the biggest coordinated assaults yet in the insurgency-hit province.
28 Jun 2015
Guwahati: An earthquake of moderate intensity of 5.6 on the Richter Scale rocked Assam, including its capital Guwahati, at 6.35 am today.
30 Jun 2015
Cairo: Egypt's Prosecutor General, who has referred thousands of Islamists to trial in recent months, was yesterday killed after militants targeted his convoy in a powerful bomb attack, the senior-most official to be assassinated since violence erupted following the ouster of Mohamed Morsi in 2013.
07 Jun 2015
Itanagar: Suspected NSCN (K) militants today fired at an Assam Rifles (AR) camp in remote Lazu area in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh, three days after the group ambushed an army convoy killing 18 soldiers.
10 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today fully backed the Army's strike on insurgent camps in Myanmar, saying that such operations should be continued to completely flush out militants from the region.
27 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Security forces busted two major hideouts of NDFB(S) militants inside thick jungles in Assam's Kokrajhar and Chirang districts, a defence spokesperson said here on Monday.
22 Jun 2015
Srinagar: Two militants and a civilian were killed while two Army jawans were injured in an overnight encounter in Kulgam district of Kashmir, police said today. The death of the civilian triggered clashes between locals and security forces in the area.
21 Jun 2015
Guwahati: Thousands of people in Assam celebrated International Yoga Day on Sunday by participating in mass performances at various places across the state. The state health and family welfare department organised a programme to celebrate International Yoga Day at Sarusajai Indoor Stadium here from 6.45 a.m. onwards.
13 Jun 2015
Imphal: In the aftermath of June 4 ambush on an Army convoy in which 18 soldiers were killed, three militants, including two NSCN(K) insurgents, have been arrested in Manipur.