Islamist gunmen

Foreigners involved in deadly Philippine urban battle: government

11 soldiers, two policemen and 31 militants had been confirmed killed in the fighting.

May 26, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

Charlie Hebdo giving $4 million in donations to victims

Charlie Hebdo, the satirical newspaper whose staff was decimated by Islamist gunmen, and then beset by internal tensions over an unexpected influx of donations and readers, said today it will turn over all the money to victims of the three days of attacks in January.

Dec 16, 2015, 23:51 PM IST
France pays tribute to victims of Paris attacks

France pays tribute to victims of Paris attacks

Hundreds of survivors and relatives of the dead joined political leaders for a remembrance ceremony in the capital.

Nov 27, 2015, 18:08 PM IST

France economy to shake off Paris shock: Analysts

The experience of attacks in New York in 2001, Madrid in 2004, London in 2005, and Bombay in 2008 shows the economic impact may be fleeting.

Nov 21, 2015, 01:49 AM IST

Algerian soldiers kill 2 Islamist militants: Ministry

 Algerian soldiers have killed two Islamist gunmen in an operation east of the capital, the defence ministry announced on Sunday.

Aug 23, 2015, 17:17 PM IST

Charlie Hebdo to be honoured in New York under increased security

The French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, targeted in a deadly attack earlier this year by Islamist gunmen, will be honoured on Tuesday at a New York gala under heavy security, organizers said.

May 06, 2015, 00:34 AM IST

Weeping families await bodies of murdered Kenyan students

Quietly weeping, families desperate for news of sons and daughters feared killed at the Kenya university massacre by Islamist gunmen wait for hours at a morgue in the capital Nairobi.

Apr 03, 2015, 21:33 PM IST

Islamist gunmen attack African Union base in Somalia

Eight Islamist gunmen infiltrated the main African Union (AU) base in Mogadishu on Thursday and killed three peacekeepers and a civilian contractor, the AU mission in Somalia said.

Dec 27, 2014, 15:47 PM IST

Militants attack bus on Kenyan coast, no injuries

Islamist gunmen on Saturday opened fire on a passenger bus along the Kenyan coast but fled without injuring anyone, witnesses and officials said, nearly a month after Shebab militants executed 28 non-Muslim bus passengers in the country.

Dec 21, 2014, 01:42 AM IST

Islamist gunmen kill two soldiers in western Algeria

Islamist gunmen have killed two soldiers in western Algeria less than a week after jihadist-linked militants beheaded a French hostage they abducted east of the capital, press reports said Monday.

Sep 29, 2014, 15:02 PM IST

Four girls escape Boko Haram, 219 still missing: Official

Four more girls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants last month have escaped their captors, the education commissioner for Nigeria`s Borno state said on Wednesday, leaving 219 still missing.

May 29, 2014, 03:28 AM IST

Suspected Islamist gunmen raze Nigeria town, kill 2: Residents

Scores of suspected Boko Haram Islamists armed with grenade launchers and explosives razed a town in Nigeria`s embattled northeast, killing two people, including a child, witnesses said on Thursday.

Feb 27, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

Kenya searches for missing week after mall attack

Kenyans on Saturday marked a week since Islamist gunmen stormed a Nairobi mall in an attack that shocked the nation, but confusion remained over the fate of 61 people still reported missing.

Sep 28, 2013, 15:18 PM IST

Troops kill two Islamist gunmen near Algiers: Army

Algerian troops have killed two armed Islamists east of the capital, the defence ministry said on Monday, as media reported an attack on a military convoy left two soldiers dead.

Sep 10, 2013, 10:36 AM IST

Five Islamist gunmen dead in Philippine clash: Army

The Abu Sayyaf is a 300-strong gang of self-styled Islamic militants.

Feb 13, 2011, 13:05 PM IST

Taliban kill 16 Afghan policemen in 2 attacks: Officials

Taliban fighters attacked checkpoints in northern and southern Afghanistan on Monday, killing a total of 16 members of the Afghan National police, officials said.

Dec 14, 2009, 15:35 PM IST