Militants kill five, target telecoms in Kashmir attacks
Militants kill five, target telecoms in Kashmir attacks

Militants killed four Indian soldiers and an employee of a mobile phone shop in Jammu & Kashmir on Monday, in a spate of attacks in the disputed region.

Militants can target running trains in Jammu: IGP railway

Various militant outfits would try to attack the railway infrastructure in Jammu region, a senior railway police officer said here on Saturday and emphasized upon the security agencies to keep 'extra vigil'.

Pakistan officials question group's claim of Islamic State funding

Pakistan The militant group that said it was behind Wednesday`s massacre of 45 commuters in Karachi is a dangerous outfit with ties to Pakistan`s Taliban, but intelligence sources voiced doubts about claims it had received financial support from Islamic State.

One NDFB-S militant killed in Assam, another nabbed in joint operation

A NDFB-Songbijit militant was killed in an encounter with the security forces who busted a camp with explosives of the insurgent outfit in lower Assam's Kokrajhar district, while another one was apprehended in two different incidents on Friday.

Militant carrying reward of Rs 2 lakh killed in encounter in Mizoram

A militant of Manipur-based Hmar People's Convention (Democrats) carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh, was killed near Tiaulian hamlet in Manipur in an encounter with Mizoram police personnel this morning, a senior police officer said.

Militant killed in encounter in Meghalaya

A top militant leader of the Achik Matgrik Elite Force (AMEF) was on Saturday killed in a heavy gun battle with the security force in a remote village of Meghalaya's North Garo Hills District, police said.

Militants may try to repeat Raj Bagh type attack: CRPF

CRPF on Thursday cautioned that militants might try to repeat the Raj Bagh police station type of terrorist attack in the district.

Militants planning to attack Kashmir Valley: Reports
Militants planning to attack Kashmir Valley: Reports

Even as protests continue to rock Kashmir, militants are planning to infiltrate from across the border and launch terror strikes in the valley, according to reports on Sunday.

Militant amalgam warns against township plan for Kashmiri Pandits

United Jehad Council (UJC), a PoK- based amalgam of various militant groups, on Thursday warned against any attempt to settle Kashmiri Pandits in exclusive townships.

'Islam's worst enemy' Boko Haram will be beaten: Niger president

Militant group Boko Haram is "the worst enemy of Islam" and will be defeated because West African Muslims reject its violent actions and harsh interpretation of the Koran, Niger`s President Mahamadou Issoufou said on Friday.

Malaysia government tables two new anti-terror bills

Malaysia on Monday proposed two new anti-terrorism bills that allow detention of a person for two years without trial amid concerns in the Muslim majority country over several of its citizens getting swayed by the dreaded Islamic State militant group.

Militant bomb near Cairo University wounds 8

A bomb wounded four civilians and four policemen outside Cairo University today, Egyptian police and health officials said, in an attack by a militant group that has previously targeted the campus.

Over 32,000 arrested in anti-terror ops since Peshawar carnage

Pakistan's law enforcement agencies have arrested over 32,000 people on different charges in more than 28,000 anti-militant operations in the aftermath of the Peshawar school massacre, the government said on Saturday.

MULTA operative arrested in Army-Police joint operation

 A Muslim United Liberation Tigers of Assam militant was apprehended during a joint operation by the Army and the police today from Modati village in lower Assam's Kokrajhar district, a defence spokesman said.

Key Bangladeshi militant arrested

A key militant of the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) was on Monday arrested in the country's port city of Chittagong.

Two suspected bombers lynched and burned in Mali: Sources

Two suspected bombers were lynched and burned by a mob in northern Mali`s largest town on Saturday, security sources told AFP.

Boko Haram may attack West: Nigerian minister

The Boko Haram militant group, which has killed thousands in Nigeria, Cameroon, Niger and Chad since 2009, may be plotting attacks on the West, including Britain, a Nigerian minister said.

Lebanese soldier, militant killed in shootout in north-sources

  A Lebanese soldier and a wanted militant were killed in an exchange of gunfire in northern Lebanon on Tuesday, security sources and a medic said.

PDP-BJP coalition has not made a good beginning: Baig

Senior PDP leader and Lok Sabha MP Muzaffar Hussain Baig said on Monday that the PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir had not made a promising beginning with controversy erupting due to statements on both sides.

Eight Al-Shabaab militants killed in Somalia

At least eight Al Shabaab fighters were killed when military and Africa Union (AU) forces attacked the militant group in Somalia`s Bakool region, authorities said Saturday.