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.
21 Mar 2015
Beirut: The death toll from attacks on Kurdish new year celebrations in Syria has risen to 45, including five children, a monitor said on Saturday, accusing the Islamic State group of responsibility.
17 Mar 2015
Washington: US officials on Monday denied there were any plans to meet Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, saying he would "never" be part of any peace negotiations to end the brutal civil war.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: A small number of Indian youths has joined the dreaded terror outfit ISIS after travelling to Iraq and Syria while a certain number of ISIS sympathisers is under surveillance by security agencies.
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.
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.
07 Mar 2015
United Nations: The UN Security Council on Friday adopted a US-drafted resolution condemning the use of chlorine in Syria and threatening measures if chemicals are used in future attacks.
26 Feb 2015
Washington: The US has strongly condemned that Islamic State's attacks on Assyrian Christian villages in northeastern Syria and asserted that it will continue to lead the fight to degrade and ultimately defeat the dreaded terrorist outfit.
01 Mar 2015
Damascus: Islamic State (IS) has decided to release 29 Assyrian Christians, who were part of over 200 members of the community kidnapped by the radical group earlier this week, a group monitoring the Syrian war said on Saturday.
08 Mar 2015
Damascus: At least 26 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed as a result of the Syrian airstrikes in the country's central province of Hama, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday.