Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei

US not after eradicating IS terror: Khamenei

Tehran, Dec 12. Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei has said that the US was not willing to eradicate the Islamic State, and accused it of rather making efforts to preserve some terror...

EU condemns terrorist attack at church in Cairo

Brussels, Dec 12.  The European Union (EU) on Sunday condemned the terrorist attack at a Coptic church in Cairo which claimed 25 lives and wounded 49 others."Today's terrorist bombing at Cairo's Coptic...

India ranked 7th among countries most hit by terror 

India was ranked 7th in the list of countries most impacted by terrorism in 2015, according to the Global Terrorism Index (GTI), 2016, released by the Institute for Economics & Peace,...

Gunfight erupts again in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Dec 9. Gunfight between holed up militants and security forces near south Kashmir's Bijbehara broke out once again early on Friday, even as police on Thursday claimed three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were...

World Bank cancels $100m loan to Pakistan

Islamabad, Dec 8. The World Bank has cancelled a $100 million loan approved for a natural gas efficiency project, citing a lack of interest on the part of a Pakistani gas distribution...
IS, Israel clash for first time near Golan Heights

IS, Israel clash for first time near Golan Heights

Jerusalem, Nov 28 - Israeli forces reportedly killed four Islamic State militants in Syria in the first direct clash between the country and the jihadi group, the media reported.The militants opened...
Punjab jailbreak: Terrorist Mintoo arrested in Delhi

Punjab jailbreak: Terrorist Mintoo arrested in Delhi

New Delhi/Chandigarh, Nov 28 - Khalistani terrorist Harminder Singh Mintoo was arrested at a railway station in Delhi on Monday morning, a day after he escaped from a high-security prison in...

Eighth anniversary of 26/11: Mumbai remembers victims

Mumbai, Nov 26 - On the eighth anniversary of the 26/11 terror strikes, Mumbai paused to remember the 166 victims, including the martyrs and other bravehearts, who were killed by 10 Pakistani...

UN concerned over India-Pakistan border tension

United Nations, Nov 25.  UN Secretary-General Ban-ki-Moon expressed serious concern over the prevailing situation at the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, an official statement said on Friday.The Secretary-General said...

20 suspected Al-Shabaab members arrested

Mogadishu, Nov 21. At least 20 people suspected to be members of Islamist group Al-Shabaab were arrested in an operation in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Saturday night, police said.Banadir region...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...