Thursday, December 09, 2021



US-led strike 'kills civilians' near IS-held Raqa

November 09, 2016 5:43 pm

Rami Abdul Rahman, the head of the Britain-based monitoring group, said nine women and two children were among the 20 dead civilians and that 32 others had been wounded.

US ready to loosen Libya arms embargo to help them fight IS, say US officials

May 13, 2016 10:07 am

Gaddafi's regime was deposed with the help of NATO airpower and he was ultimately killed in October 2011, but Libya has been in turmoil since.

Intelligence sources: 'IS recruit nabbed in Pune left hawala trail'

April 07, 2016 2:26 am

Ismail Musab Abdul Rawoof (34) was detained by Intelligence Bureau (IB) and NIA on the basis of a look out circular issued by the IB.

Watch: IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi stars as a bumbling idiot in animated satire

March 26, 2016 2:33 pm

An animated satirical YouTube channel is taking potshots at the IS leader and his ideology.

Kalyan: Two years after 4 men fled to join IS, vigil is stronger than ever

March 14, 2016 2:28 am

IN THE Muslim dominated areas of Kalyan — spanning Dudhnaka and Govindwadi — about 40 mosques and 25 Urdu medium schools are subtly creating awareness on radicalisation by terror outfits.

‘Juvenile’ IS sympathiser proven to be above 18, sent to ATS custody

February 13, 2016 1:21 am

The defence lawyer had claimed that the accused was 16 years old. However, the ATS produced documents submitted earlier by Nizamuddin’s father, a government official, which proved that he was at least 20 years old.

Iraqi woman charged with role in US female hostage's death

February 09, 2016 9:18 am

The case was brought one year after Mueller was confirmed dead by her family and the Obama administration, though it's not clear when or if Umm Sayyaf will be brought to the US to stand trial.

Threat letter to ATS from ‘IS sympathiser’, cops suspect it’s hoax

January 14, 2016 5:09 am

The letter, allegedly sent by an alleged Islamic State (IS) sympathiser on January 6, has made death threats to the ACP of ATS, Pune, Bhanupratap Barge and his family.

Germany shuts Munich train stations after tip IS planned attack

January 01, 2016 12:27 pm

Five to seven suicide bombers were to take part in the attack, Munich police chief Hubertus Andrae said in a press conference.

Calm prevails after Iraq troops routed Islamic State from Ramadi center

December 29, 2015 5:37 pm

Ramadi fell to IS in May, marking a major setback for Iraqi forces and the US-led campaign.


Iraq: first casualty for US forces in ground combat with ISIL

October 23, 2015 11:04 am

One member of a US special operations force has died following an overnight mission (October 21-22) to rescue hostages near Hawija, in northern Iraq.