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Afghan civilian casualties at record high in first half of 2016: UN

Civilian casualties in Afghanistan touched a record high in the first half of 2016, the UN with children in particular paying a heavy price as insurgent groups step up fighting.

Suspected US coalition strikes kill 56 civilians in IS-held Syrian city: Monitor

At least 56 civilians were killed on Tuesday in air strikes north of the besieged Islamic State-held city of Manbij in northern Syria, and residents said they believed the attack was carried out by US-led warplanes, a monitoring group said.

Suspected Russian raids kill 29 civilians in Syria: Monitor

At least 29 civilians were killed in air strikes suspected to have been carried by Russian warplanes on a village in eastern Syria on Saturday, a monitoring group said.

Regime bombardment across Syria kills 56 civilians

The monitor said it was likely the US-led coalition had conducted the strikes, which targeted a school that the group had taken over as a base.

3 policemen, 4 civilians hurt as bomb goes off in Egypt

At least three policemen and four civilians were injured today when a roadside bomb went off in Egypt's restive North Sinai Governorate.

Eight civilians killed in Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen

At least eight civilians were killed in Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen's southern province of Taiz on Thursday, medics and witnesses said.

Two civilians injured in suspected blast along LoC in Poonch

Two civilians were injured in a suspected blast on a track along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday night.

DNA: Repeated ceasefire violation by Pakistan triggers panic among residents

A day after an army jawan was injured in ceasefire violations from across the border, Pakistani troops once again resorted to firing on Indian positions in the frontier district of Poonch on Sunday.

Yemen coalition air raid kills 31, including 17 civilians: Medics

An air strike Sunday by a Saudi-led coalition hit a factory in northern Yemen killing 17 civilians and 14 Huthi rebels stationed nearby, medics and witnesses said.

IS kidnaps 230 civilians in central Syria: Monitor

The Islamic State group has abducted 230 civilians, including at least 60 Christians, in a central Syrian town hours after it captured it, a monitoring group said on Friday.

Terrorist arrested in J&K's Udhampur is from Pakistan

A terrorist from Pakistan was caught alive in Jammu's Udhampur area while one got killed by BSF during the encounter.

Yemen rebel fire kills civilians as Aden battle rages

At least 57 civilians were killed on Sunday when Shiite rebels bombarded Yemen`s second city Aden, where Saudi-backed pro-government forces have made gains against the insurgents, a health official said.

43 civilians killed in rebel bombing of Yemen`s Aden: Official

At least 43 civilians were killed Sunday in rebel bombing of Yemen`s second city of Aden, where Saudi-backed pro-government forces have advanced against the Shiite insurgents, a health official said.

Fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan, five injured in J&K's Poonch

Fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan, five injured in J&K's Poonch

Five civilians were injured in the ceasefire violation by the Pakistani Army in the Kerni sector of Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch district.

Saudi-led strikes kill 30 in northern Yemen, Houthis say

Air strikes by Saudi-led forces killed 30 civilians in an attack on a market in northern Yemen on Sunday, the Houthi-run news agency Saba said, as U.N. mediators pushed for a humanitarian pause in fighting that has killed nearly 3,000 since March.

Sopore killings: J&K CM orders time-bound inquiry, convenes unified headquarters meeting on Wednesday

Sopore killings: J&K CM orders time-bound inquiry, convenes unified headquarters meeting on Wednesday

In the backdrop of the string of militant attacks targeting civilians in Sopore township, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mohammad Sayeed on Monday ordered a time-bound inquiry into the matter.

Israel probe says Gaza war actions `legitimate`, `lawful`

Israel probe says Gaza war actions `legitimate`, `lawful`

Israel did not intentionally target civilians in fighting during the 2014 Gaza war, an inter-ministerial report concluded on Sunday.

Killings of soldiers and civilians fray Ukraine's ceasefire

Three civilians and two Ukrainian soldiers were killed in eastern Ukraine within 24 hours up to midday on Thursday, Kiev`s military said, further eroding a four-month-old ceasefire in the separatist conflict.

Three civilians, two soldiers killed in east Ukraine

Three Ukrainian civilians and two soldiers have been killed in the past day of intensifying clashes between the Western-backed government`s forces and pro-Russian insurgents, officials from both sides said Thursday.

IS jihadists execute 26 civilians near Syria's Palmyra

Jihadists from the Islamic State group executed 26 civilians on Thursday after overrunning their villages near Syria's ancient city of Palmyra, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.