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Islamic State terrorist group

Turkey arrests 1,700 people for suspected terrorist contacts

Some 1,700 people have been arrested in Turkey in the past eight days as suspected followers of the exiled preacher Fethullah Gülen, Kurdish guerrillas or the Islamic State terrorist group, the Turkish Interior Ministry said.

Dec 27, 2016, 02:36 AM IST

Afghan Security Forces kills 29 militants in military operations

Many of the killed were members of Taliban outfit and among the dead were eight fighters of the Islamic State terrorist group.

Dec 14, 2016, 17:36 PM IST

Islamic State chief ill after assassin 'poisons' food: Report

It is believed that Baghdadi is suffering from "severe poisoning" and "have been transferred to an unknown location under strict measures".

Oct 03, 2016, 19:40 PM IST

ISIS opens new 'help desk' for militants to evade tracking

The Electronic Horizon Foundation (EHF) was launched on January 30 as a joint effort of several of the top ISIS cyber security experts, the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) said.  

Feb 11, 2016, 19:46 PM IST

IS suspect held in Delhi hails from Kashmir

Police and intelligence agencies have been maintaining that the terrorist group has no presence in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 30, 2016, 20:39 PM IST

UN Secretary-General condemns terrorist attack in Jakarta

Islamic State suicide bombers and gunmen struck at the heart of the capital of Muslim-majority Indonesia, executing a Westerner and killing a local while blowing up a Starbucks cafe, leaving five attackers dead in the ensuing firing.

Jan 14, 2016, 23:07 PM IST