Thwarted French jihadist brought up on terror charges

 An Algerian jihadist sympathiser arrested in connection with a thwarted attack on a church in France was charged with terror-related murder Friday after five days of police questioning.

Active online, foreign women become Islamic State widows

 At least 15 young Western women who joined Islamic State and married jihadi fighters are now widows after the militant group suffered losses in clashes in Syria and Iraq, according to researchers who closely monitor Islamist radicals online.

JuD supports Pakistan Army's 'jihad' in Kashmir, says Hafiz Saeed
JuD supports Pakistan Army's 'jihad' in Kashmir, says Hafiz Saeed

Banned terror outfit Jamaat-ud-Dawa's (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed has admitted that his organisation helps the Pakistan Army in supporting Kashmiris.

Support Pak Army's 'jihad' in Kashmir: Hafiz Saeed

In an interview to a Pakistani channel, JuD chief Hafiz Saeed has confessed that he is helping the Pakistani Army in supporting Kashmiris.

US citizen brought from Pakistan to NYC faces terror charges

A US citizen who authorities say traveled from Canada to Pakistan to train with al-Qaida in order to carry out jihad has been arrested and charged with conspiring to kill American soldiers, according to court papers unsealed on Thursday.

Australia stops third teenager headed for Mideast jihad

 Australia has prevented a third teenager from flying out to fight in the Middle East, a minister said Wednesday, as Western countries battle to stop the flow of youngsters to jihadist groups.

10,000 Europeans could be waging jihad by year-end: France PM

As many as 10,000 Europeans could be waging jihad in Iraq and Syria by the end of this year, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls warned on Sunday, a three-fold increase on current numbers.

10,000 Europeans could be waging jihad by year-end: French PM

As many as 10,000 Europeans could be waging jihad in Iraq and Syria by the end of this year, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls warned Sunday, a three-fold increase on current numbers.

Over 500 Indonesians have joined Islamic State

More than 500 Indonesians have joined the ranks of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Iraq and Syria while the authorities have not taken any precautionary measures, according to the country`s largest Muslim body, media reported on Friday.

Interior Ministry employee killed in Sinai: Officials

 An Egyptian Interior Ministry employee was killed in North Sinai, security officials said on Saturday, two days after jihadists aligned with the Islamic State group killed 30 people in the peninsula.

Sinai clashes kill two children: Egypt officials

Two children were killed in clashes between the Army and jihadists in Egypt`s Sinai on Friday a day after at least 30 people died in violence there, security officials said.

Anti-jihadist raids net five in France, three in Belgium

Police in France and Belgium arrested eight suspected militant Islamists on Tuesday in dawn raids three weeks after jihadists killed 17 people in Paris.

French father charged with inciting his children to jihad

A father-of-three, suspected of bombarding his children with violent images glorifiying jihad, has been charged with "inciting acts of terrorism", prosecutors in southeastern France said on Saturday.

Over 800 Uygur tried to sneak out for Jihad training in 2014

Over 800 Uygur Muslims from China's volatile Xinjiang province have been stopped from illegally crossing through Vietnam to get jihadi training abroad in the last one year, a media report here said.

Belgian terror raid puts Europe on high alert

 Belgium was on high alert Friday after two suspected jihadists were killed in a police raid, while German and French police made fresh arrests to put Europe on edge a week after the Islamist attacks in Paris.

Islamic State says publishing new Muhammad cartoon `extremely stupid`

 The Islamic State group`s radio on Wednesday described French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo`s publication of a new cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad as an "extremely stupid" act.

Australians warned over travel to Indonesia in terror alert

 The Canberra government has alerted Australians travelling to Indonesia to exercise a high level of caution following new US warnings about potential terrorist attacks.

Government launches crackdown on 32 websites carrying anti-India views, spreading ISIS propaganda
Government launches crackdown on 32 websites carrying anti-India views, spreading ISIS propaganda

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The Centre has blocked at least 32 websites in a fresh crackdown as they were carrying jihadi propaganda and promoting anti-India views.

10 arrested in France for recruiting nationals for jihad

French anti-terror police Monday dismantled a recruiting network for Syria jihad and arrested 10 people on allegations of sending nationals to fight alongside Islamist insurgents in the Arab-torn country, interior ministry said.

Dutch jihad suspect sentenced to three years in prison

A Dutch citizen, who had moved to Syria, was Monday sentenced to three years in prison for participating in jihad in Syria, while his wife was acquitted.