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Cabinet raises compensation for terror, blast victims

The cabinet on Wednesday approved a scheme to enhance the grant of compensation to the civilian victims of terror attacks, communal violence, left wing extremism (LWE), cross-border firing and mine, IED blasts from Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh, officials said.

50 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan's Ghor

Fifty Taliban militants were killed in the central Afghanistan Ghor province in air strikes by government forces, the Interior Ministry said on Tuesday.

NIA files chargesheet against Dawood's close aide Zahid Miyan

NIA files chargesheet against Dawood's close aide Zahid Miyan

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday filed a chargesheet against underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Zahid Miyan.

Muslims should help combat terror; will be blamed if they don't: Trump

Muslims should help combat terror; will be blamed if they don't: Trump

“Muslims have to help us, because they see what's going on in their community," Trump said.

US asks Pakistan to do 'utmost' to fight terror

US asks Pakistan to do 'utmost' to fight terror

The US has asked Pakistan to do "the utmost" to fight terrorism in the South Asian region and said it is for greater dialogue and counter-terror cooperation between Islamabad and New Delhi.

Tension grips Assam's Tinsukia after ULFA terror attack

Tension gripped Tinsukia district in eastern Assam on Saturday after five to six militants belonging to the anti-talk faction of Ulfa shot dead two people and injured seven.

Two million at risk of siege in Syria's Aleppo: UN

Two million at risk of siege in Syria's Aleppo: UN

More than two million people in Syria`s Aleppo are in danger of coming under total siege, the United Nations has warned, calling for immediate access to the heavily bombed city.

Pakistan hospital bomb attack: Death toll rises to 63, over 150 injured

Pakistan hospital bomb attack: Death toll rises to 63, over 150 injured

Death toll from blast at a major hospital in the Pakistani city of Quetta has risen to 65.

'Terror' probe opened over attack on Belgian police: PM Michel

'Terror' probe opened over attack on Belgian police: PM Michel

"We have been informed by federal prosecutors that an investigation has started for attempted terrorist murder... given certain elements (in the case)," Michel told reporters.

Belgium police attack: Man yelling 'Allahu Akbar!' wounds two police officers with machete

A machete-wielding man yelling "Allahu Akbar!" (God is greatest) injured two female police officers before being fatally shot in the Belgian city of Charleroi on Saturday, in what the prime minister said appeared to be a terrorist act.

Don't adopt selective approach to fighting terror: US to Pakistan

Don't adopt selective approach to fighting terror: US to Pakistan

Toner said that unlike the Pentagon, the State Department had continued its assistance and some of that included security assistance.

India seeks strengthening of SAARC desks on terrorism, drugs

India seeks strengthening of SAARC desks on terrorism, drugs

The SAARC Terrorist Offences Monitoring Desk, established in Colombo in 1995, collates, analyses and disseminates information about drug crimes, tactics of terror groups, their strategies and methods.

Syrian children burn tyres to obstruct warplanes bombarding besieged Aleppo

Syrian children burn tyres to obstruct warplanes bombarding besieged Aleppo

Syrian children in the besieged area of Aleppo have been burning old tyres in an attempt to form no-fly zones over their homes, media reports have claimed.

US capital transit policeman arrested on terror charge

US capital transit policeman arrested on terror charge

A police officer for the US capital city`s metro system was arrested Wednesday on charges that he tried to provide material support to the Islamic State jihadist group, prosecutors said.

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, shot dead: Army

A Palestinian armed with a knife charged at Israeli soldiers on the outskirts of the city of Nablus in the occupied West Bank on Sunday and was shot dead, the Israeli army said.

NIA files charge sheet against three men deported from UAE for ISIS links

NIA files charge sheet against three men deported from UAE for ISIS links

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday filed a charge sheet in a court here against three accused, who were deported from the UAE for their alleged ISIS links, claiming that they were conspiring to carry out terror strikes in India and other countries.

Central security agencies ask Delhi Police to remain alert against terror attacks

Central security agencies ask Delhi Police to remain alert against terror attacks

The alert has asked police organisations in the national capital and adjoining areas like Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon to take all "preventive and precautionary" measures to effectively thwart any terrorist sponsored attacks.

US-led coalition resumes strikes against IS from Turkey base: Pentagon

US-led coalition resumes strikes against IS from Turkey base: Pentagon

The US-led coalition against the IS group has resumed air strikes from a Turkish air base that were suspended after a failed military coup the Pentagon.

US-led coalition resumes strikes against IS from Turkey base: Pentagon

US-led coalition resumes strikes against IS from Turkey base: Pentagon

The US-led coalition against the IS group has resumed air strikes from a Turkish air base that were suspended after a failed military coup the Pentagon.

Bangladesh identifies masterminds of deadly Dhaka terror attack

Bangladesh identifies masterminds of deadly Dhaka terror attack

Bangladesh said it has identified the masterminds of the deadly Dhaka cafe terror attack.