Suspected Russian raids kill 29 civilians in Syria: Monitor

At least 29 civilians were killed in air strikes suspected to have been carried by Russian warplanes on a village in eastern Syria on Saturday, a monitoring group said.

Beware! Your boss can now snoop on your private chats

Beware! Your boss can now snoop on your private chats

Companies can now snoop on employees' private messages on email and messaging services within work hours.

At least 18 civilians killed in Syria air strikes: Monitor

The strikes hit the Idlib province town of Ariha, which is controlled by the Army of Conquest, a rebel alliance of mainly Islamist groups, including Al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusra Front, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

40 dead as Syria govt rockets hit Damascus suburb: Monitor

Forty people were killed on Friday when rockets fired by Syrian government forces crashed into a market in a rebel-held area outside Damascus, a monitor said.

Syria car bomb kills key anti-regime Druze cleric: Monitor

A prominent Druze cleric known for criticising Syria`s regime and Islamist extremists was assassinated in a car bomb attack outside the southern city of Sweida Friday, a monitoring group said.

'Toll from Syria regime strikes near Damascus now 34'

The toll from heavy government bombardment of a rebel stronghold outside the Syrian capital rose on Sunday to 34 civilians including 12 children, a monitoring group said.

IS kidnaps 230 civilians in central Syria: Monitor

The Islamic State group has abducted 230 civilians, including at least 60 Christians, in a central Syrian town hours after it captured it, a monitoring group said on Friday.

Syria Army, Kurds push IS out of Hasakeh city: Monitor

Syrian troops and Kurdish fighters ousted the Islamic State group from the northeastern city of Hasakeh on Tuesday after more than a month of fighting, a monitoring group said.

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.