Islamic State
World  /  Published 17.01.19

Four Americans killed in IS attack in Syria

Four Americans were among 19 people killed in Syria on Wednesday in a suicide bombing that was claimed by the Islamic State, just weeks after President Donald Trump ordered the withdrawal of US forces...
By Eric Schmitt, Ben Hubbard and Rukmini Callimachi/ New York Times News Service in Washington

World  /  Published 11.02.20

IS poses threat to Afghanistan neighbours: UN

The dreaded Islamic State's South Asia branch remains active, ambitious and threatening, and has established contacts with other terror groups like Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and has the potential to ...
By PTI in United Nations

World  /  Published 02.11.19

‘Crying terrorist’ only Donald Trump can hear

By Peter Baker and Eric Schmitt/New York Times News Service in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 03.11.19

Al-Baghdadi: the death of a reputation

From the looks of it, Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is finally dead. “He died like a dog,” said POTUS Trump, and eventually tweeted that his Number One replacement had also been t...
By Upala Sen

World  /  Published 27.10.19

IS chief al-Baghdadi killed in raid: Donald Trump

President Donald Trump announced on Sunday that a commando raid in Syria this weekend had targeted and resulted in the death of Abu Bakr alBaghdadi, the founder and leader of the Islamic State, claimi...
By New York Times News Service/Peter Baker, Eric Schmitt and Helene Cooper in Washington


World  /  Published 01.05.19

Foreign brain planned bombings: Sirisena

By Reuters and PTI in Colombo

World  /  Published 29.04.19

IS leader appears in video for first time in 5 years

The shadowy leader of the Islamic State group appeared for the first time in five years in a video released by the extremist group's propaganda arm on Monday, acknowledging defeat in the group's last ...
By AP in Beirut

World  /  Published 26.04.19

Sri Lanka says Easter attack leader died in hotel bombing

The suspected leader of the militant group Sri Lankan authorities said carried out a series of Easter Sunday bombings died in the blast at the Shangri-La hotel, one of six hotels and churches targeted...
By AP in Colombo

World  /  Published 25.04.19

Father of suspected Easter bombers arrested

The father of two of the suspected Easter suicide bombers was arrested on suspicion of aiding his sons on Thursday, according to Sri Lanka's former navy chief, as investigators continued to comb his C...
By AP in Colombo

World  /  Published 24.04.19

Sri Lanka asks top security officials to resign

Sri Lanka's president has asked for the resignations of the defence secretary and national police chief, a dramatic internal shake-up after security forces shrugged off intelligence reports warning of...
By AP in Colombo


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