Malaysia arrests 10 people for suspected Islamic State links

Malaysian police have arrested 10 people, including six security forces personnel, suspected of having links to Islamic State terror group after conducting raids in the capital and five other states, preempting their plans to launch attacks in the country.

Detained Lankan national close aide of LTTE chief: Police

One of the two Sri Lankan Tamils arrested last night along with communication gadgets and cyanide in the district has been identified as Krishnakumar, a close associate of slain LTTE supremo V Prabhakaran, police said on Tuesday.

IS told foiled French attack suspect to `hit` France: prosecutor

A 17-year-old suspect in a foiled attack on a French military base was instructed by an Islamic State militant in Syria to "hit" France, a prosecutor said on Friday.

US to entice drone pilots with $15,000 bonus

The United States will offer a $15,000 annual bonus for drone pilots, the Air Force said -- part of a drive to address what it admitted was a "critical shortage" of manpower.

Suspect charged in Canada for plotting `IS-inspired attacks`

A man was arrested and charged in British Columbia Friday after allegedly posting material supporting the Islamic State group and calling for killings in the name of "jihad," officials said.

Leader of French Islamist group jailed for nine years

A French court on Friday jailed the leader of a local Islamist group for nine years for "criminal association with a terrorist group."

US vows support for Nigeria after deadly terror attacks blamed on Boko Haram

The United States vowed Sunday to support Nigeria after a series of deadly terror attacks blamed on Boko Haram, calling for those responsible to face justice.

Britain condemns Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria

Britain has slammed the recent Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria`s northeast Borno State, which have killed over 100 people in the holy month of Ramadan.

France `lone wolf` attacker adopts Islamist orders

By acting alone and employing the shock tactic of decapitation, the suspect in France`s latest attack appeared to be following to the letter the gruesome orders of Islamist groups.

Attacks in Baghdad, elsewhere in Iraq kill at least eight people

Iraqi officials say attacks in Baghdad and elsewhere in the country have killed at least eight people.

Global terror attacks soar in 2014, deaths up 81%: US

Global terror attacks soared by a third in 2014 with an 81 percent spike in the number of deaths, the United States said Friday in a grim annual report.

Nigerian extremists attack villages, kill 37 and raze huts

 Boko Haram extremists have burned down six northeast Nigerian villages and killed 37 people near the insurgents' Sambisa Forest stronghold, a survivor said today.

Belgian police detain 16 in raids against Chechen jihadists

Belgian police on Monday detained 16 people for questioning during nationwide raids targeting Chechen jihadist groups, federal prosecutors said, adding some are suspected of training or fighting in Syria.

Who should be held responsible for the increasing attacks in Northeast?

Today on Taal Thok Ke our guest panel will discuss the probable reasons of increasing Northeast attacks. How far is India's Intelligence failure responsible for the attacks? or Is govt's policy on northeast responsible for this?

Who should be held responsible for the increasing attacks in Northeast? Part-2

Today on Taal Thok Ke our guest panel will discuss the probable reasons of increasing Northeast attacks. How far is India's Intelligence failure responsible for the attacks? or Is govt's policy on northeast responsible for this?

France deports father of Islamist gunman Merah to Algeria

France on Friday deported the Algerian father of an Islamist who gunned down French soldiers and Jewish children in a 2012 killing spree, police sources said.

After firing of rockets, Israeli war jets strike Gaza

 Israeli war jets early Thursday struck with air-to-ground missiles at military facilities in the Gaza Strip in response to earlier rockets fired from the enclave into Israel, witnesses and security officials said.

Militants kill nine Afghan aid workers in night time attack

Unidentified militants shot and killed nine Afghan employees of a foreign-backed aid group in an attack early on Tuesday in Afghanistan`s northern Balkh province, government officials said. 

Iraqi authorities raise Baghdad attacks death toll to 15

Authorities in Iraq have raised the death toll from bombings that targeted two top hotels in Baghdad to 15 people, with another 42 wounded.

Judge will sentence Boston bomber to death June 24

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a 21-year-old naturalized American of Chechen descent, will be formally sentenced to death in court on June 24, a US judge said Thursday.