World  /  Published 27.12.18

We've knocked them silly: Trump on IS militants

President Donald Trump has returned to the US from an unannounced trip to Iraq, his first visit to a danger zone abroad.Air Force One landed at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, at 5.12 am.Trump had been ...
By AP in Washington

World  /  Published 21.12.18

US to pull half its troops from Afghanistan

The Trump administration has ordered the military to start withdrawing roughly 7,000 troops from Afghanistan in the coming months, two defence officials said on Thursday, an abrupt shift in the 17-yea...
By Thomas Gibbons-Neff and Mujib Mashal/NYTNS in Washington

World  /  Published 09.10.19

Kurds mobilise in Syria as Turkey poised for imminent attack

Warning of a 'humanitarian catastrophe,' Syrian Kurdish forces who are allied with the United States issued a 'general mobilization' call on Wednesday in northeastern Syria, along the border with Turk...
By AP in Beirut

Opinion  /  Published 28.03.19

Fall of IS: It's not over yet

The fall of the Islamic State has been as spectacular as its rise. Around three years ago, when government forces in Iraq began a determined campaign to rid the country of the IS — a confederation s...
By The Editorial Board in

World  /  Published 02.03.19

Last IS bastion on the brink

The Islamic State faces final territorial defeat as the US-backed Syrian force battling the terror group said on Saturday it was closing in on the militants’ last bastion near the Iraqi border, capp...
By Reuters in Baghouz (Syria)


World  /  Published 10.10.19

India slams Turkey for Syria offensive

India has said it is 'deeply concerned' over the 'unilateral military offensive' by Turkey in northeastern Syria and asserted that the action can undermine stability in the region as well as the fight...
By The Telegraph and Agencies in New Delhi

World  /  Published 20.02.19

Civilians evacuated from last ISIS holdout in Syria

A convoy of trucks carrying hundreds of civilians, including men, women and children, left the last enclave held by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria on Wednesday, signaling a possible end to a...
By AP in Baghouz (Syria)

Bollywood  /  Published 06.03.20

Baaghi 3 plot barely covers Tiger’s muscles

Watching Baaghi 3 on Friday morning made me realise something I hadn’t before. Even Tiger Shroff’s eyelids have a six-pack. Which probably explains why his eyes — along with the rest of his face...
By Priyanka Roy in

World  /  Published 13.10.19

Russia planes bombed Syria hospitals

The Russian air force has repeatedly bombed hospitals in Syria to try and crush the last pockets of resistance to President Bashar al-Assad, according to an investigation by The New York Times.An anal...
By Evan Hill and Christiaan Triebert/The New York Times News Service in New York

World  /  Published 11.01.19

US forces begin Syria withdrawal

The US has started withdrawing its troops from Syria, an American military spokesman said on Friday, further muddling the Trump administration’s plans for disengagement from one of West Asia’s mos...
By Ben Hubbard in Beirut


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