It's not a secret now that many Muslim youngsters, both males and females, have fled to Syria and Iraq to join the jihadists.
Lifting the lid off several horrific crimes committed during years of Sri Lankan civil war, a new UN report has documented widespread use of torture, sexual violence, enforced disappearances and extra-judicial killings during the 26-year-war.
Outgoing Australian prime minister Tony Abbott was in for a rather 'tearless' tribute on Twitter as he was defeated by Malcolm Turbull in a leadership challenge on Monday.
As if Islamic State was not enough to cash in on the vulnerability of young minds and provoke them to carry out killings, now al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahri has issued a call to the Muslims, egging them on to stage lone-wolf attacks in the US and other western countries.
An ISIS-affiliated group that calls itself 'Islamic State Hacking Division', has released a second kill list of 100 US military personnel, releasing online their photos, names, divisions, and addresses, SITE Intel Agency reported.
Barbaric extremist group Islamic State, which has in past released gruesome videos showing beheading of Western hostages, has now put the prisoners up for sale.
As Islamic State continue to unleash terror across Syria and Iraq, numerous tales of indescribable atrocities meted out to women have surfaced.
The British Royal family may be on its way to get bigger if reports about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, being pregnant with third baby, are confirmed.
It is unfathomable to imagine the plight of a man who has lost his entire family (wifes and two children) to the sea, which he thought will take them to happiness, far away from the vagaries of Islamic State war going on in his hometown.
Even before the picture of Syrian kid Aylan Kurdi washed up on a Turkey beach went viral, triggering grief and sorrow worldwide, the three-year-old's dead body was first witnessed by a group of Iraqi refugees.
With its murky details and convoluted twists and turns out in the open, the sensational saga of Sheena Bora murder, undoubtedly, has all the ingredients that go into the making of a thriller movie.
As the entire world wept over the haunting photograph of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian kid whose body was washed ashore, his heartbroken father fought tears to recount how his boat capsized after the driver jumped into water and escaped.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but this one demands trillions of tears.
It was a meeting held to ponder on how to address and alleviate farmers' grievances but she was apparently more concerned about how deftly she could crush those colourful candies flashing on her smartphone.
As the entire nation braces to bear the brunt of the nationwide 'Bharat Bandh', Wednesday may witness what the trade unions have called 'the biggest strike in the country ever'.
In its latest propaganda video, the Islamic State which has already been branded as the richest terror organisation in history, claims to have started its own currency by minting gold coins.
The increasing warmth of the ties between Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his counterpart from Bihar Nitish Kumar may heat up the matters in the wake of upcoming assembly polls in the state.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, known for being bluntly outspoken, is once again in news for having ejected a well-known anchor of leading Spanish-language network from his press conference.
The two Korean neighbours on Monday night managed to stitch up a peace deal, dousing to rest the fears of another South-North war.
Having hurtled to the edge of war, the two neighbouring Koreas have made peace.
Syrian archaeologists' ghastly fears about the preservation of UNESCO World Heritage Site of Palmyra ruins turned into an unfortunate reality as the Islamic State has reportedly blown up the ancient temple of Baalshamin.
While US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump's remarks on illegal immigration might have shocked many and forced even Republicans to distance themselves from his “offensive” comments, former Alaska governor Sarah Palin continued to stand by him.
In connection with the deadly bombing at a Hindu shrine in Bangkok, Thailand investigators have come across a CCTV footage that clearly shows a man in a yellow shirt placing a backpack in the temple.
Lok Sabha on Wednesday saw allegations and counter-allegations flying thick over the Lalit Modi controversy after BJP MP from Aligarh returned the accusations being heaped by Congress MP Mallikarjun Kharge on Sushma Swaraj.
A young American couple from Mississippi were arrested at the airport as they were just about to head to their 'honeymoon' trip that was to end in Syria where they would have joined the Islamic State.