Islamic extremist

Suicide bomber hits central Somalia town, kills 4

A Somali police officer says a suicide bomber blew himself up near a government office in a central Somali town on Sunday, killing at least four people.

Sep 10, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

Blast in Somalia kills 20 in Mogadishu marketplace

A car bomb blast at a marketplace Somalia's capital has killed at least 20 people and injured 50 others, said a local Somali official.

Feb 19, 2017, 20:26 PM IST
MI5 chief warns terror attack in Britain 'likely'

MI5 chief warns terror attack in Britain 'likely'

One of Britain's senior-most spy chiefs today warned that a terrorist strike in the UK remains "likely" as he said that there were about 3,000 "violent Islamic extremists" in the UK, most of them British, ISIS 

Nov 01, 2016, 17:14 PM IST

Man released after false IS alarm on Vienna-London flight

An Iraqi man hauled off an easyJet flight in Vienna just before takeoff after a passenger thought he might be an Islamic extremist, has been released, officials said on Sunday.

Mar 27, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

Man arrested with two handguns at Disneyland Paris hotel

A French police official says a man found to be carrying two handguns has been arrested at a hotel at Disneyland Paris.

Jan 28, 2016, 23:51 PM IST

France honours heroes for train attack 'courage'

President Francois Hollande on Monday bestowed France's highest honour on a group of Americans and a Briton who overpowered a Moroccan gunman on a crowded train, saying the whole world "admires their courage and cool composure".

Aug 24, 2015, 23:15 PM IST

10 killed as extremist bombers hit military camp in Somalia

Islamic extremist suicide bombers killed at least 10 soldiers on Saturday in an explosion at a military camp in the southern port city of Kismayo, Somali security officials said.

Aug 22, 2015, 20:39 PM IST
Bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 51

Bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 51

Two bombs blamed on the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram exploded at a crowded mosque and a posh Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos, killing 51 people, officials said on Monday.

Jul 06, 2015, 11:06 AM IST

25 people dead in Friday's al-Shabab attack on Somali hotel

Twenty-five people were killed and 40 wounded in suicide attacks at a hotel in Somalia's capital, the Somali government said on Saturday.

Feb 21, 2015, 16:39 PM IST

Schools yet to fix extremism problem, warns UK watchdog

Islamic extremist influence on the five Birmingham schools, placed into special measures following concerns about a hard-line takeover, remains a concern, a UK watchdog has warned.

Oct 14, 2014, 23:08 PM IST

Blasts rock north Nigerian city, many feared dead

Two explosions blasted a crowded marketplace in northeastern Maiduguri city Saturday night.

Mar 02, 2014, 02:41 AM IST

Survivors: Nigerian jet bombs village, 20 killed

A Nigerian military jet targeting Islamic extremist hideouts bombed a northeastern village and killed at least 20 civilians, survivors said Saturday.

Mar 02, 2014, 02:36 AM IST

Germany sees jump in Islamic extremists

Germany`s Interior Ministry says the number of Salafis rose to 4,500 last year from 3,800 in 2011.

Jun 11, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

7 French kidnapped in Cameroon, including 4 kids

A group of seven French citizens, including four children, have been kidnapped in Cameroon, an official close to the French president said on Tuesday.

Feb 19, 2013, 22:45 PM IST