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Islamic State mortars, snipers take toll on Iraqi forces in Mosul

At a field clinic near the front line in Mosul, an Iraqi Federal Police officer lay in discomfort on a stretcher, a drip in his arm and bandage plastered over his chest from where shrapnel from a mortar shell had pierced his sternum.

'Possible terror risks for Italy from lone wolves'

On the risk of terror attacks in Italy, the critical issues continue to come from the possible activation of "lone wolves" and "self-starters", or self radicalised people, an official said.

Karachi breeding hub of anti-India jihadist groups: Report

Karachi breeding hub of anti-India jihadist groups: Report

Pakistan's port city of Karachi is a breeding hub of anti-India Jihadist groups like Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi which are backed by the Pakistani Army, a Brussels-based think tank said.

Syrian parents prepare their minor daughters for 'jihad' suicide missions – Video goes viral

Syrian parents prepare their minor daughters for 'jihad' suicide missions – Video goes viral

A video showing a Syrian mother and father preparing their 7 and 9-year-old daughters for jihad suicide missions, has gone viral on social media.

Hollande says `high level of terror threat` to France

President Francois Hollande said Tuesday France was under a "high-level of threat" from terror attack following the carnage at a Berlin Christmas market.

Turkish jets hit 39 Islamic State targets, kill four militants: Army

Turkish warplanes destroyed 39 Islamic State targets and killed four militants in northern Syria, the Turkish Army said on Saturday.

'Kingpin of Al Qaeda-inspired module wanted to wage jihad'

'Kingpin of Al Qaeda-inspired module wanted to wage jihad'

Dawood Suleiman, the key leader of Al Qaeda-inspired "Base Movement" module who was arrested in connection with his alleged role over a series of blasts in court complexes in South India, wanted to wage jihad against the country, an NIA special public prosecutor said today.

Hooded attacker kills woman in French missionaries` home

Hooded attacker kills woman in French missionaries` home

France is under a state of emergency that gives security forces enhanced powers of surveillance and arrest.
 

Russia strikes kill at least 30 jihadists in Syria: Ministry

The deadly war in Syria has killed more than 300,000 people since it started in March 2011 with a wave of anti-government protests.

Fifteen SDF fighters killed in separate ISIS attacks in Aleppo, Al-Raqqa

Fifteen SDF fighters killed in separate ISIS attacks in Aleppo, Al-Raqqa

At least 15 fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), were killed on Saturday in two Islamic State (IS) attacks in Aleppo and al-Raqqa in Syria.

US general says 800-900 IS fighters killed in Mosul offensive

US general says 800-900 IS fighters killed in Mosul offensive

Islamic State has lost the ability to move in large convoys, making it more difficult to replace fighters if it loses them in significant numbers.
 

French attack threat: 15-year-old student charged

Islamic extremists have targeted France repeatedly in the last two years.

Islamic State releases new video featuring Dhaka cafe attackers

Islamic State releases new video featuring Dhaka cafe attackers

The Islamic State (IS) has released a new video featuring the five attackers of the Dhaka cafe who justified the July 1 terror siege and criticised Bangladesh`s democratic system and political leadership.

New arrest over car found with gas cylinders in Paris

The French Police have arrested the boyfriend of one of three women held over the discovery of a car laden with gas cylinders in Paris, sources close to the probe said on Friday.

`Not just Pakistani military, leaders too embracing jihadis`

`Not just Pakistani military, leaders too embracing jihadis`

British journalist Owen Bennett-Jones said the jihadis, if circumstances permitted, would like to see the politicians, with whom they shook hands, not only out of power but dead and buried too. 

Australia to widen scope of targets in Islamic State air war

Australia is to start targeting jihadist support and logistics resources in Iraq and Syria, as it broadens the scope of its air war on the Islamic State group, officials said Thursday.

Indonesian church attacker ''obsessed'' with Islamic State leader: Senior minister

A knife-wielding Indonesian teen who tried to attack a priest at a church during a Sunday service was "obsessed" with extremist group Islamic State, a senior minister said on Monday.

Seven killed in Mogadishu beach restaurant attack: Official

Seven people were killed in an attack by Shabaab jihadists on a beachfront restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu, a spokesman for the city authorities said on Friday.

Pentagon probes possible civilian casualties in Syria strike: official

A US-led coalition air strike on an Islamic State weapons factory near the jihadists` Syria stronghold Raqa may have killed civilians.

Three held in France in August for planning attacks: Minister

Seven people with links to terrorist networks, at least three of whom were planning attacks, have been arrested in France this month, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Tuesday.