Islamic State

New ISIS leader identified

New ISIS leader identified

Intelligence services have identified the new leader of the Islamic State (IS) group as Amir Mohammed Abdul Rahman al-Mawli al-Salbi, Bri...Read More

11 Christians executed for Baghdadi’s death: IS

11 Christians executed for Baghdadi’s death: IS

Kano: Jihadists aligned to the Islamic State group have released a video claiming to show the execution of 11 Christians in restive north...Read More

Belgium police launch cyber attack on Islamic State

Belgium police launch cyber attack on Islamic State

Brussels: Police have carried out a cyber attack on a global scale against online propaganda outlets of the Islamic State extremist group...Read More

IS might use ‘beaten’ J&K to its advantage

IS might use ‘beaten’ J&K to its advantage

Shades of the Khilafat movement (1919-1924) when Mahatma Gandhi and the Congress high command joined the Ali brothers, Muhammad and Shauk...Read More

Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Mali attack which killed 50 soldiers

Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Mali attack which killed 50 soldiers

Bamako: The Islamic State on Saturday claimed responsibility for a devastating raid that killed 49 Malian troops as well as a blast that ...Read More

ISIS appoints Abdullah Qardash as new leader, confirms Baghdadi's death

ISIS appoints Abdullah Qardash as new leader, confirms Baghdadi's death

Damascus: The Islamic State on Thursday confirmed the death of its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and announced his successor, days after US...Read More

'Died after running into a dead-end tunnel': Trump reveals how US Op to neutralise Baghdadi went down

'Died after running into a dead-end tunnel': Trump reveals how US Op to neutralise Baghdadi went down

Fugitive Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been killed in a US military operation in northwest Syria, US President Donal...Read More

How Islamic State tried to get a foothold in Uttar Pradesh in 2016-17

How Islamic State tried to get a foothold in Uttar Pradesh in 2016-17

The dreaded Islamic State, whose leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reportedly killed had also tried to get a foothold in India in 2016-17

Trump says US has neutralised ISIS chief Baghdadi

Trump says US has neutralised ISIS chief Baghdadi

The US military has conducted a raid against Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the elusive leader of the Islamic State (IS) terror group, an operatio...Read More

Trump ousts hawkish Bolton, reduces dissent within inner circle

Trump ousts hawkish Bolton, reduces dissent within inner circle

Trump tweeted that he told Bolton Monday night his services were no longer needed at the White House and Bolton submitted his resignation...Read More

German woman joins Islamic state, gets sentenced

German woman joins Islamic state, gets sentenced

The regional court in the southwestern German city of Stuttgart had earlier Friday convicted the 32-year-old defendant of joining a forei...Read More

Tunisia: Police officer dead, 8 injured in twin blasts

Tunisia: Police officer dead, 8 injured in twin blasts

The first blast occurred before midday when an apparent suicide bomber hit a police patrol vehicle on the corner of Rue Charles de Gaulle...Read More

Ranil Wickremesinghe vows to stop Islamic State terrorism raising its head again in Sri Lankan

Ranil Wickremesinghe vows to stop Islamic State terrorism raising its head again in Sri Lankan

Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has vowed to take security measures to prevent Islamic State (IS) terrorism raisi...Read More

UNSC sanctions terror group ISIS’ South Asia Branch

UNSC sanctions terror group ISIS’ South Asia Branch

United Nations: The UN has sanctioned ISIS’ South Asia Branch, a terrorist group formed in 2015 by a Pakistani national and a former comm...Read More

FBI arrests Pakistani-American at airport for links to JeM, ISIS

FBI arrests Pakistani-American at airport for links to JeM, ISIS

Washington: A 35-year-old Pakistani-American national has been arrested by the FBI on his arrival from Pakistan for being in contact with...Read More

Islamic State bride will be hanged: Bangladesh Minister

Islamic State bride will be hanged: Bangladesh Minister

London: Shamima Begum, a British teenager who ran away in 2015 to become an Islamic State (IS) jihadi bride, will be hanged for “terroris...Read More

Leave my country alone: Prez Maithripala Sirisena to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Leave my country alone: Prez Maithripala Sirisena to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Colombo: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday asked Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to “leave my country alone” after the dreaded ...Read More

IS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi allegedly appears in video after 5 years, talks about Sri Lanka attack

IS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi allegedly appears in video after 5 years, talks about Sri Lanka attack

Baghdad: The Islamic State group’s elusive chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has purportedly appeared for the first time in five years in a prop...Read More

Sri Lanka intensifies crackdown on terror suspects; 16 more held

Sri Lanka intensifies crackdown on terror suspects; 16 more held

Colombo: The Sri Lankan authorities on Thursday intensified their raids with the help of the army and arrested 16 more suspects in connec...Read More

IS jihadists kill 7 US-backed fighters in Syria

IS jihadists kill 7 US-backed fighters in Syria

Beirut: The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed an attack on US-backed forces in the northern Syrian city of Manbij, days after their ...Read More

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