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Islamic State group claims deadly Damascus bomb attack

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed a bomb attack at a police station in Syria`s capital Damascus a day earlier that killed at least 16 people.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:09 PM IST
Islamic State fighters almost encircled in Syrian desert: Monitor

Islamic State fighters almost encircled in Syrian desert: Monitor

The vast desert region, which stretches from the country`s centre to the Iraqi and Jordanian borders, has been held by IS since 2014.

 

Aug 18, 2017, 17:34 PM IST

Fierce fighting, bombardment shake Syria's Aleppo, seven civilians dead

Fierce fighting shook Syria's Aleppo today, killing at least seven people, as sources said a deal for the evacuation of civilians and fighters from remaining rebel-held areas was on hold.

Dec 14, 2016, 18:11 PM IST
Islamic State says bus blast killed 50 fighters at Syria-Turkey crossing

Islamic State says bus blast killed 50 fighters at Syria-Turkey crossing

The bus was carrying fighters from foreign-backed rebel factions, local rebel sources said. 

Aug 15, 2016, 19:47 PM IST

Why Indian govt fails to acknowledge the sacrifice of freedom fighters? Part III

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Aug 09, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Why Indian govt fails to acknowledge the sacrifice of freedom fighters? Part II

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Aug 09, 2016, 20:15 PM IST

Why Indian govt fails to recognize the sacrifice of freedom fighters?

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Aug 09, 2016, 20:14 PM IST

Islamic State can't pay fighters, US Treasury says

 Efforts to choke off the finances of the Islamic State group have left it unable to pay its fighters and spurred corruption within the group, a senior US official said today.

Jun 10, 2016, 02:47 AM IST

Turkish warplanes hit PKK targets in Turkey, northern Iraq, 10 killed

Turkish warplanes hit Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) targets in southeast Turkey and northern Iraq, killing at least ten fighters, security sources said on Wednesday.

May 18, 2016, 14:35 PM IST

China scrambles fighters as US sails warship near Chinese-claimed reef

China scrambled fighter jets on Tuesday as a US navy ship sailed close to a disputed reef in the South China Sea, a patrol China denounced as an illegal threat to peace which only went to show its defence installations in the area were necessary.

May 10, 2016, 21:14 PM IST

Obama warns Iran its fighters in Iraq must answer to Baghdad

US President Barack Obama warned Iran on Tuesday that its fighters must respect Iraq`s sovereignty and answer to the government in Baghdad in the battle against Islamic State militants.

Apr 15, 2015, 06:24 AM IST

Bhagat Singh: Voice of Reason or Dissent?

As a literature student when we were studying ‘The Trial of Dedan Kimathi’ by Kenyan writers Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o and Micere Mugo at Hansraj College, Delhi University, it was obvious that we

Mar 23, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

Boko Haram attack in NE Nigeria kills 21: Nigeria senator

Twenty-one civilians were killed after Boko Haram fighters clashed with troops in the restive northeast of Nigeria, a local lawmaker said on Thursday.

Nov 07, 2014, 02:28 AM IST

Boko Haram `logistics` raid targets French-owned cement works

Suspected Boko Haram fighters stole dynamite and pick-up trucks from a French-owned cement works in Nigeria after robbing a bank, in a raid to fund and pursue their campaign of violence in the northeast of the African nation.

Nov 05, 2014, 17:07 PM IST

Cameroon army kills 39 Boko Haram fighters: Defense ministry

Cameroonian troops killed 39 Boko Haram fighters in clashes with the Islamists, who were carrying out three raids on Cameroon's territory, the defense ministry said on Sunday.

Oct 26, 2014, 21:07 PM IST

Cameroon Army `kills 40 Boko Haram fighters`

Cameroon`s army claimed on Tuesday to have killed more than 40 Boko Haram fighters who tried to storm a strategic border crossing from Nigeria.

Sep 03, 2014, 06:08 AM IST

Amir Khan calls for return of headguards in amateur boxing

British boxer and Olympic silver medallist Amir Khan on Friday demanded headguards be reinstated into amateur boxing to protect exhausted fighters from possible injury.

Aug 02, 2014, 10:42 AM IST

Ukraine army takes control of shattered border post

Crouching behind sandbags next to the bombed out remains of a roadside cafe that once catered for truck drivers and tourists, Ukrainian troops guarded the Dolzhansky border post with Russian.

Jul 03, 2014, 03:52 AM IST

Spain arrests eight suspected of recruiting fighters for ISIL

Spain arrested eight men suspected of recruiting militants for Islamist group ISIL which is waging war in Iraq, including a former fighter in Afghanistan previously detained in Guantanamo Bay, the Interior Ministry said.

Jun 16, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

Clashes near Iraq`s Fallujah as conflict toll reaches 366

Clashes erupted between Iraqi troops and anti-government fighters on the outskirts of Fallujah on Saturday, as the militant-held city`s main hospital said 366 people had been killed in the months-long conflict.

Jun 01, 2014, 02:26 AM IST