Al-Nusra suicide bombing kills 25 soldiers in Syria`s Aleppo: Monitor

A suicide bomber from al Qaeda`s Syrian affiliate, Al-Nusra Front, killed 25 soldiers and fighters loyal to President Bashar al-Assad`s regime in an attack on an army base in government-held western Aleppo on Monday, a Britain-based monitoring group said.

At least 25 Syrian al Qaeda members dead in mosque blast in Syria's Idlib: Monitor

An explosion at a mosque in Syria`s Idlib province on Friday killed at least 25 members of the al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front, the British-based Observatory monitoring group said.

Facebook is monitoring videos you watch
Facebook is monitoring videos you watch

Facebook has yet again tinkered with its news feed algorithm -- this time to show you more videos similar to ones you expand to full-screen, un-mute or opt to watch in HD.

Syrian army retakes parts of Hasakeh from IS: Monitor

Syrian regime forces took back several parts of a neighbourhood in the northeastern city of Hasakeh from the Islamic State group on Monday, but heavy clashes continued, a monitor said.

IS executes 23 Kurds in village near Syria's Kobane: Monitor
IS executes 23 Kurds in village near Syria's Kobane: Monitor

Islamic State group fighters executed at least 23 Syrian Kurds, among them women and children, in a village south of the border town of Kobane Thursday, a monitor said.

Nearly 300 dead in battle for Syria`s Palmyra: Monitor
Nearly 300 dead in battle for Syria`s Palmyra: Monitor

Nearly 300 people have been killed in several days of fighting since the Islamic State group launched an attack against Syria`s ancient city of Palmyra, a monitor said Sunday.

IS seizes northern part of Syria`s Palmyra: Monitor

Jihadists from the Islamic State group seized control Saturday of the northern part of Syria`s ancient desert city of Palmyra after fierce clashes with government forces, a monitoring group said.

Qaeda, allies advance on Syrian regime bastion: Monitor

Al Qaeda's Syrian affiliate and other Islamist fighters made gains on Friday in a joint offensive on the last major regime bastion in the northwest province of Idlib, a monitor said.

Syria rebels exchange women, children for commander: Monitor

Islamist fighters in northern Syria released two dozen women and children late on Sunday in exchange for a rebel commander held by pro-regime forces, a monitoring group said.

Islamists enter flashpoint city in northwest Syria: monitor

Islamist rebels entered neighbourhoods in the regime-held city of Idlib in northwest Syria for the first time in four days of fierce clashes with government forces, a monitor reported. 

Suicide bomber kills more than 20 at Syria Kurdish festival: Monitor

A suicide bomber killed more than 20 people in an attack Friday on a Kurdish festival at Hasakeh in northeastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

40 killed as Kurds battle IS for key Syria town: Monitor

At least 40 Kurdish fighters and Islamic State group jihadists have been killed in clashes for control of a strategic town in north Syria, a monitor said on Sunday.

Islamic State militants advances on strategic town in northeast Syria: Monitor

The Islamic State group launched a fierce military assault Saturday in a bid to gain control of a strategic town in Syria`s northeastern Hasakeh province, a monitoring group said.

Kurdish forces capture key IS Syria bastion: Monitor

Kurdish fighters gained an important victory against the Islamic State group Friday by seizing a key stronghold in Syria`s northeastern Hasakeh province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

Syria forces execute 10 children of rebels: Monitor

Ten children were among at least 48 people killed in a Syrian village this week when regime forces executed six families of rebel fighters, a monitoring group said on Saturday.

35 Syrian soldiers killed in plane crash, says Monitor

At least 35 Syrian soldiers were killed overnight when an army cargo plane crashed in bad weather in the northwest of the country, a monitor said on Sunday.

19 killed in rebel fire on Syria's Aleppo: Monitor

At least 19 people were killed overnight by Syrian rebel fire on government-controlled parts of the northern city of Aleppo, a monitor said on Friday.

Angelina Jolie recruits cyber security team to monitor her kids online
Angelina Jolie recruits cyber security team to monitor her kids online

Superstar Angelina Jolie has hired a cyber security team to monitor the social media and internet content that her children encounter.

Syria rebels battle to keep key Aleppo hill: Monitor

Twenty-one rebels and nine members of Syria's regime forces were killed north of Aleppo on Sunday in fierce fighting for control of a key insurgent supply route, a monitor said.

Syria Kurds advance in heart of Kobane: Monitor

Syrian Kurds fighting the Islamic State group in the flashpoint town of Kobane made new gains Tuesday, expelling the jihadists from several central buildings and seizing weapons, a monitor said.