Three GNLA militants killed in encounter

Three GNLA militants were killed in an encounter in lower Assam's Goalpara district and arms recovered from them tonight, a police officer said.

'Rein in extremists' after attack: Russia tells Israel, Palestinians

Russia on Tuesday condemned the Palestinian attack on a Jerusalem synagogue as an inhumane crime, warning of a dangerous build-up of tensions and calling for both sides to rein in extremists.

Russia tells Israel, Palestinians to 'rein in extremists' after attack

Russia on Tuesday condemned the Palestinian attack on a Jerusalem synagogue as an inhumane crime, warning of a dangerous build-up of tensions and calling for both sides to rein in extremists.

French forces say 24 extremists killed in Mali operation

French forces have killed 24 extremists and seized arms in a large-scale operation in northern Mali, where it intervened last year to put down an Islamist rebellion, the French army said Saturday.

Jerusalem on edge after car attack as extremists plan march
Jerusalem on edge after car attack as extremists plan march

 Jewish extremist groups planned to march through Jerusalem Thursday in a move expected to stoke tensions following a deadly Palestinian car attack and clashes at the flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound.

Belgium thwarts jihadist attacks: Report

The Belgian authorities have prevented several attacks by jihadist fighters returning home from Syria and by sympathisers with the Islamic State extremist group, a report said on Saturday.

Eradicating poverty will defeat extremists: John Kerry

Top US diplomat John Kerry Friday made a passionate plea to wipe out poverty and improve health and education as the most powerful antidote to the "toxic" beliefs of extremists.

US lawmakers to debate tailored Syria action bill Tuesday

Republican leaders will seek to convince lawmakers Tuesday to authorize the Pentagon to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels to fight extremists, while also putting checks on President Barack Obama`s use-of-force powers.

Iran rejects global strategy against extremists

As diplomats from around the world sought a global strategy to fight Islamic State extremists, Iran ruled out working with any international coalition, saying it had rejected American requests for cooperation against the militants.

Govt willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath

 Asking Maoists to shun the path of violence, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said Government was willing to talk to Naxals provided they give up arms and come to the negotiating table.

British PM unveils tougher anti-terror measures

Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday announced tougher anti-terror measures against British-born extremists planning to fight in Iraq and Syria, and prohibit them from returning to the UK to launch attacks on home soil.

Extremists no `Islamic State`: Islamic authority

The top Islamic authority in Egypt, revered by many Muslims worldwide, has launched a campaign against an extremist group in Syria and Iraq, saying it is not an "Islamic State."

UK plans new anti-terror law to tackle Islamist extremism

The UK is planning a tougher law to tackle the threat of Islamist terrorism in the country in the wake of the recent beheading of a US journalist by a suspected British Islamic State (IS) militant in Iraq.

Paul Greengrass to helm a film on an extremist

Director Paul Greengrass will reportedly helm a movie based on the non-fiction novel `Agent Storm: My Life Inside Al Qaeda and the CIA`.

Dozens killed in a major terrorist attack in Xinjiang

Dozens of civilians were killed or wounded in a major terror attack by knife-weilding extremists in China`s restive Xinjiang province, police said today.

Four Egyptian soldiers killed in ambush

Four Egyptian recruits were killed Saturday in an ambush set by anti-government extremists in the country`s North Sinai governorate, a security source said.

Extremists kill 12 in Nigerian Christian villages

Witnesses say suspected Islamic militants killed 12 civilians in weekend attacks on two Christian villages in Muslim-dominated northeast Nigeria.

Prominent British Muslims warned over `Shebab` video

Several prominent British Muslims said that police have warned they may be in danger, after they were named as enemies of Islam in a video purportedly made by extremists linked to Somalia`s Shebab militants.

Life in jail for 4 bombers: Nigeria court

A Nigerian court on Tuesday sentenced four alleged Islamic extremists to life in prison for two bombings that killed 19 people last year, the official news agency of Nigeria reported.

UK PM set to drive out al Qaeda extremists from Syria

British Prime Minister David Cameron said that he intends to see `dangerous` al Qaeda extremists driven out of Syria and warned that if Britain fails to aid the opposition rebels, Syria will not be able to free itself.