11 Apr 2015
Beirut: Pro-government forces repelled an attack on a key Syrian airport during a fierce battle in which they lost 20 fighters but killed almost as many militants, a monitor said on Saturday.
04 Apr 2015
Washington: United States has condemned the latest wave of violence in Syria which has left dozens of civilians dead and displaced thousands more.
06 Apr 2015
Moscow: Talks on ending the war in Syria were set to start in Moscow on Monday but the absence of key opposition groups meant there was little hope of progress in resolving the conflict.
31 Mar 2015
Kuwait: The United States pledged USD 507 million and Kuwait promised USD 500 million towards easing Syria's humanitarian crisis at an international summit in the Kuwaiti capital on Tuesday.
31 Mar 2015
London: Pakistan has emerged as the world's eighth most dangerous country in a latest analysis of the top 10 danger zones based on terrorist and rebel activity.
23 Mar 2015
Jakarta: Indonesian anti-terror police have arrested five men who allegedly arranged for a group of mostly women and children to try and enter Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) group, an official said.
10 Feb 2014
Damascus: Aid teams evacuated hundreds of exhausted civilians from besieged districts of the city of Homs as Syria's regime and rebels again accused each other of violating a truce.
19 Feb 2014
Washington: United States has said that there is ‘no military solution’ to the current Syrian crisis but it is considering renewed options to resolve the conflict.
27 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to Maldives on March 15 is under shadow due to troubled situation in the island nation after the arrest of former President Mohamed Nasheed earlier this week.
09 Mar 2015
Beirut: A German woman who had been fighting with the Kurdish People's Protection Units against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group was killed on Sunday in the northeastern Syrian province of al-Hasakah, a monitoring group said on Monday.