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US to ask NATO allies for 1,000 more troops for Afghanistan: Envoy

The United States is to ask NATO allies to contribute around 1,000 extra troops to help in the battle against the resurgent Taliban in Afghanistan, the new US ambassador to the alliance said Thursday.

Oct 05, 2017, 16:48 PM IST

3,000 killed in Syria in September, deadliest month of 2017: Monitor

Syria`s war killed at least 3,000 people including 955 civilians in September, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said Sunday, in the deadliest month of the conflict this year.

Oct 01, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
Supreme Court asks govt how it will implement, monitor mid-day meals

Supreme Court asks govt how it will implement, monitor mid-day meals

"How will the implementation of the scheme take place? Tell us and we will crystalise it (in the form of an order)," the bench said and posted the matter for hearing on August 24.

Aug 21, 2017, 20:01 PM IST

Deadliest month for Syria civilians in US-led strikes: Monitor

US-led air strikes on Syria killed a total of 225 civilians over the past month, a monitor said today, the highest 30-day toll since the campaign began in 2014.

May 23, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
US-led strike on IS-held Syria town kills 23 civilians: Monitor

US-led strike on IS-held Syria town kills 23 civilians: Monitor

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strike on the town of Albu Kamal hit around 3:00 am local time.

May 15, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
Turkish bombardment kills 35 civilians in Syria: Monitor

Turkish bombardment kills 35 civilians in Syria: Monitor

Turkish shelling and air strikes killed at least 35 civilians in Syria on Sunday, the fifth day of an incursion against Islamic State group jihadists and Kurdish militia, a monitor said.

Aug 28, 2016, 15:29 PM IST
Raids kill 19 civilians in Syria`s rebel east Aleppo: Monitor

Raids kill 19 civilians in Syria`s rebel east Aleppo: Monitor

Air raids killed 19 civilians, including three children, in rebel-held districts of Syria`s battleground second city Aleppo on Tuesday, a monitoring group said.

Aug 16, 2016, 20:33 PM IST