Islamic militants

Hundreds of Islamic militants attack Philippine village, take hostage in school: Army

The military has said foreign fighters, including those from Chechnya, Indonesia and Malaysia, have also joined the Marawi conflict.

Jun 21, 2017, 17:29 PM IST

Death of nine Filipinos over 2013 Malaysia invasion

The assault, Malaysia`s most serious security crisis in years, led to a siege between the militants and the country`s armed forces who were sent to root them out. 

Jun 08, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Death for nine Filipinos over 2013 Malaysia invasion

At least 70 people were killed, mostly militants, over the six-week ordeal.

Jun 08, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

Militants kill Christian in Egypt's Sinai, second in a week

Suspected Islamic militants gunned down a Coptic Christian teacher on his way to school in northern Sinai today, the second killing of a Christian in less than a week in the turbulent region, officials said.

Feb 16, 2017, 16:00 PM IST

Islamic State fighter - first Australian to be stripped of citizenship

Australian Islamic State figher Khaled Sharrouf has become the country`s first dual nationality individual to be stripped of Australian citizenship under anti-terrorism laws, the Australian newspaper said on Saturday.

Feb 11, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Militants still holding 25 hostages in Philippines: Defence chief

The Philippine defence chief said Monday that 25 hostages are still being held by Islamic militants in the southern Philippines but urged that no ransom be paid for their release.

Jan 23, 2017, 21:29 PM IST
Istanbul soccer bombing: Turkey declares day of mourning after twin blasts kills 38, wounds 166

Istanbul soccer bombing: Turkey declares day of mourning after twin blasts kills 38, wounds 166

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim ordered flags flown at half mast to commemorate the victims.

Dec 11, 2016, 13:46 PM IST

Death toll in Somalia beach restaurant attack rises to 10

The death toll from an attack late on Thursday by Islamic militants on a seaside restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu has risen to 10, police said.

Aug 26, 2016, 14:11 PM IST