Pakistan school attack: A black day for humanity-Part 2

In one of the most tragic terror attack, over 130 were killed in Taliban attack on army school in Peshawar.

Pakistan school attack: A black day for humanity

In one of the most tragic terror attack, over 130 were killed in Taliban attack on army school in Peshawar.

Peshawar school attack: Over hundred killed so far

According to the latest update, the death toll has reached 104, in the Army school terror attack at Peshawar in Pakistan.

Pakistan: Students killed as Taliban take hundreds hostage at Army school

An Army school in Peshawar's cantonment area has been attacked by six terrorists on Tuesday morning. According to reports, the terrorists are holding some 500 students and children hostage.

Peshawar school attack: As it happened
Peshawar school attack: As it happened

In one of the worst acts of human savagery ever perpetrated, the Pakistani Taliban senselessly slaughtered 146 school children in a brazen terror attack launched by its heavily armed gunmen and suicide bombers on an army-run school in Pakistan's Peshawar city in retaliation to Pakistan Army's operation against extremists in North Waziristan.

Sydney siege sparks "I'll ride with you" campaign for worried Muslims

Hours after a self-styled sheikh and two of his hostages were killed in a gun battle in a Sydney cafe, inflaming anti-Muslim sentiment in Australia`s biggest city, a social media movement showing solidarity with Australian Muslims was gathering steam.

Victims killed in Sydney hostage drama identified

Two hostages who have been killed in the 17-hour-long hostage drama at a cafeteria here were identified as the manager of the Lindt Chocolate cafe and a lawyer.

Owners of Sydney siege cafe Lindt 'devastated' by deaths

Swiss chocolate-maker Lindt, the owner of the Sydney cafe at the centre of a day-long siege Monday that ended in the deaths of the gunman and two of his hostages, said it was "devastated" by the outcome of the standoff.

Iran condemns deadly Sydney hostage crisis

Tehran has condemned the deadly hostage-taking in Australia reportedly by an Iranian-born gunman, branding it an act foreign to Islam, state media quoted a government official as saying.

Sydney seige: Infosys says employee among hostages inside Lindt cafe

IT company Infosys has issued a statement confirming that one of its employees is trapped as a hostage inside Sydney's Lindt chocolate cafe. Earlier, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu had also talked about an Indian IT professional being held as one of the cafe hostages.

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Sydney seige: Yet to make contact with the offenders, says NSW Police

NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione said police were yet to make contact with the one or more offenders who are holding the hostages at Lindt Chocolat Cafe in Sydney.

Sydney hostage crisis: PM Tony Abbott urges Australians to stay calm

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has urged Australians to stay calm and “go about their business as usual” amid the ongoing siege in Sydney.

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Sydney: Undisclosed number of hostages held at Lindt cafe

Hostages are being held inside a cafe in central Sydney with a siege underway and an Islamic flag held up to a window, reports and witnesses said.

Sydney hostage crisis: As it happened
Sydney hostage crisis: As it happened

An armed man on Monday took undisclosed number of people hostage at a popular cafe in Sydney and displayed an Islamic flag with Arabic script in the window, sparking a security alert in Australia.

Last French hostage arrives home after 3 years

France`s last remaining hostage, Serge Lazarevic, arrived home Wednesday after three years at the hands of Islamist militants, to be greeted by his family and French President Francois Hollande.

France`s last hostage freed in Mali after three years

France`s last remaining hostage, Serge Lazarevic, who was kidnapped by Islamist militants in Mali in 2011, has been freed, President Francois Hollande said Tuesday.

US `did not know` about imminent Yemen hostage release

The US government was not aware of talks to release a South African hostage in Yemen who was killed during a botched special forces raid, the US ambassador to South Africa claimed Monday.

Widow of beheaded IS hostage brands killers 'monsters'

The widow of British aid worker David Haines, who was taken hostage and beheaded by Islamic State militants, branded his killers inhuman monsters in her first television interview broadcast Sunday.