Islamic state terrorists

Sri Lanka: Four gunmen dead in special operation; 15 civilians killed in explosion

The raid was carried out on Friday at 7 pm by the police and the Special Task Force (STF). 

Apr 27, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Indian priest kidnapped by ISIS in Yemen seeks help, government says efforts continue

ith Father Thomas Uzhunnallil, the Indian priest who was kidnapped by Islamic State terrorists in Yemen earlier this year, appealing for help from the Indian government and Pope Francis, the External Affairs Ministry said on Monday that efforts continue to secure his release.

Dec 26, 2016, 21:49 PM IST

27 suspected IS terrorists killed in Syria

The operation killed 27 suspected terrorists, and destroyed five defense positions and two weapon stores.

May 17, 2016, 04:09 AM IST

UK plans special force to train anti-IS fighters

This could boost recruitment to the UK's Special Air Service (SAS) at a time when elite military personnel are in increasingly high demand.

Jan 02, 2016, 18:55 PM IST

UN approves resolution urging action against Islamic State

The measure is the 14th terrorism-related resolution adopted yesterday by the UN's most powerful body since 1999

Nov 21, 2015, 05:25 AM IST

China to join Russian forces in battle against ISIS

After Russia sent in its elite military unit Spetsnaz to take out the Islamic State (Isis) terrorists, a report has now claimed that China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) is about to join forces i

Oct 11, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

52 killed in suicide bombings in Baghdad

At least 52 people were killed and another 54 wounded on Monday in three suicide bombings, but also in a series of attacks launched by Iraqi forces and the US-led international coalition in the Anbar province, west of Baghdad, security officials said.

Aug 17, 2015, 23:46 PM IST

30 Islamic State terrorists killed in Iraq

At least 30 Islamic State (IS) terrorists and eight Iraqi soldiers have been killed in separate clashes in Iraq, sources said on Sunday.

Jul 12, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

Up to 3,000 Russians, Central Asians join Islamic State terrorist group Syria

Up to 3,000 citizens from the member-states of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO), have joined the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Syria.

Jun 19, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

'IS executes 20 at Palmyra archaeological site'

Islamic State terrorists shot dead 20 people in the Roman Theatre of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, forcing local people to watch the executions, a monitor said.

May 28, 2015, 01:27 AM IST

''No damage'' to Syria's ancient city of Palmyra

2,000-year-old Unesco World Heritage site of Palmyra has not been damaged by Islamic State terrorists who overran the ancient city, a top Syrian archaeology official said.

May 27, 2015, 01:11 AM IST

New ISIS video purportedly shows massacre of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

New ISIS video shows massacre of Ethiopian Christians on beach and in desert by Islamic State terrorists in Libya.

Apr 20, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

DNA: ISIS supporters create own social network 'Khelafabook'

AAP rift widens; Kejriwal loyalists attack Yadav, Bhushans

Mar 11, 2015, 00:22 AM IST