10 Oct 2015
MOSCOW: Russia's air force hit 60 Islamic State targets in Syria over the past 24 hours and killed around 300 militants, the Defense Ministry stated yesterday, in Moscow's most intense raids yet since it first launched strikes on Syria 10 days ago.
08 Oct 2015
Srinagar: Suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants yesterday gunned down Police Sub-Inspector Altaf Ahmed, who was considered a key operational man and credited with smashing of many militant hideouts and arrest and killing of terrorists on the basis of intelligence generated by him.
05 Oct 2015
DAMASCUS: Islamic State militants have blown up the Arch of Triumph, a major monument in the 2,000-year-old Roman city of Palmyra, Syria's antiquities chief said yesterday, after they destroyed two ancient temples at the central Syrian site in recent months.
05 Oct 2015
Jerusalem: Israel carried out an air strike on the Gaza Strip early today in response to a Palestinian rocket attack from the territory, an army statement said.
04 Oct 2015
Dhaka: A 66-year-old Japanese man, known for philanthropic work, was today shot dead by the Islamic State militants in Bangladesh, the second foreigner to be gunned down in a week after an Italian aid worker was killed in a near-identical attack by the dreaded outfit.
29 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Pakistan's ISI has mobilised terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Hizbul Mujahideen besides Sikh militants of Babbar Khalsa International and Khalistan Zindabad Force based on its soil for possible strikes in Delhi, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir.
28 Sep 2015
Chaygaon (Assam): An overcrowded mechanised boat carrying nearly 200 people today capsized in River Kolohi in Assam's Kamrup district. The details on the casualty is not known yet, and there are no reports yet on any passenger being rescued.
03 Oct 2015
Washington: President Barack Obama has said that Russia's Syrian strategy is a recipe for disaster as President Vladimir Putin failed to differentiate between Islamic State militants and moderate groups who oppose the regime of Syrian strongman Bashar al-Assad.
29 Sep 2015
Guwahati: Following a rise in jihadi activities, Assam Police are worried about international Islamist terrorist outfits like the IS (Islamic State) making inroads into Assam, a senior police official said.
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.