Islamic State
World  /  Published 22.01.21

32 killed in IS suicide bombing in Baghdad

Two men blew themselves up in a crowded Baghdad market on Thursday, killing at least 32 people in Iraq’s first big suicide bombing for three years, authorities said, describing it as a possible ...
By Reuters in Baghdad

Opinion  /  Published 20.01.21

New Year tragedy in Pakistan

The year, 2021, started on a tragic note for the Shia Hazara community in Pakistan. Eleven coal miners belonging to the Hazara community were killed in a gruesome attack on January 3 in Mach, Balochis...
By Mehmal Sarfraz

World  /  Published 11.12.20

IS kills Afghan TV anchor and activist

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the shooting death of a female TV presenter and women’s rights activist in Afghanistan on Thursday. Malalai Maiwand, a presenter at Enikas Radio and...
By Reuters in Jalalabad

India  /  Published 18.10.20

15 jailed for Islamic State 'conspiracy'

A special National Investigation Agency court has sentenced 15 people to rigorous imprisonment for terms ranging between five and 10 years in connection with an Islamic State conspiracy. The IS, a pr...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 04.08.20

29 killed in IS attack on Afghan prison

Afghan forces said they retook a prison in the country’s east on Monday afternoon, following an hours-long battle a day after the facility was targeted by the Islamic State group in an attack th...
By AP in Jalalabad


World  /  Published 22.02.19

Plan to bring Shamima’s baby to Britain

Having been stripped of her nationality, Shamima Begum could now also be deprived of her new-born son but the latter suggestion — cruel though it might sound — is coming unexpectedly from her own ...
By Amit Roy in London

World  /  Published 21.02.19

Bangladesh shuns IS bride

The Bangladesh government has made it clear that it has no responsibility for Shamima Begum, the runaway extremist bride from London who has been stripped of her British nationality by the home secret...
By Amit Roy in London

World  /  Published 20.02.19

2 Americans married to ISIS militants want to come home

She was a 20-year-old college student in Alabama who had become convinced of the righteousness of the Islamic State. So she duped her parents into thinking she was going on a college trip and instead ...
By Rukmini Callimachi and Catherine Porter/NYTNS in Al Hawl Camp (Syria)

Opinion  /  Published 23.08.19

Shameful attempt to derail US-Taliban talks

Sir — The news of the massive explosion in Kabul on Saturday, in which at least 63 people were killed and more than 182 injured, was shocking (“Kabul wedding hall blast kills 63”, Aug 19). ...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 31.03.20

Kabul attack a vicious blow to peace

The coronavirus has stopped the world on its tracks. But it has not been able to stop humans from perpetrating barbaric attacks upon one another. The attack on a gurdwara in Kabul that killed at least...
By The Editorial Board


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.