05 Mar 2014
Sanaa: A high-ranking officer of the Yemeni navy forces escaped an assassination attempt in the southeastern province of Shabwa on Tuesday evening, a security official said.
02 Mar 2014
Beijing: Twenty-eight people were killed and 113 others injured in a "violent terrorist attack" when a group of unidentified men armed with knives attacked a railway station in China's southwestern Kunming city on Saturday.
02 Mar 2014
Beijing: China on Sunday blamed Islamic militants from the volatile Xinjiang province for an attack by knife-wielding "terrorists" at a railway station in Kunming city that left at least 33 people dead and 130 injured.
28 Feb 2014
Baghdad: At least 47 people were killed and over 70 wounded Thursday in separate attacks witnessed in different parts of Iraq, including three deadly bombings in capital city of Baghdad, police said.
23 Feb 2014
Kabul: The Taliban attacked an Afghan army base in the country's eastern Kunar province early on Sunday, killing 19 soldiers and kidnapping seven, the spokesman for the provincial Governor said.
07 Aug 2013
Aden: A US drone strike killed seven Al-Qaeda suspects in Yemen's southern Shabwa province on Wednesday, tribal sources said, amid fears of an imminent attack by the network's deadly franchise.
24 Feb 2014
Bogota: The convoy carrying Patriotic Union presidential candidate Aida Avella Esquivel was attacked on Sunday by two men riding a motorcycle in Tame, a city in Colombia's Arauca province, police said.
04 Feb 2014
Baghdad: Iraqi troops and allied tribesmen killed 57 Islamist militants in Anbar province on Monday, the Defence Ministry said, in advance of a possible assault on the Sunni Muslim rebel-held city of Falluja.
26 Jan 2014
Baghdad: At least 34 people, including 20 purported extremists, died on Saturday in attacks across the western Iraqi province of Anbar, a police official said.