Dhaka mayhem: Those who didn’t know Quranic verses were slaughtered

Dhaka, July 2  Heavily armed militants chanting "Allahu Akbar" asked their hostages at a popular eatery here to recite Quranic verses to know who among them were Muslims. Others were hacked...
Indian aid worker abducted in Kabul

Efforts on to free kidnapped Indian woman

Kabul, June 11 - Efforts are on to secure the release of an Indian woman development worker abducted by unknown gunmen in the Afghan capital, media reports said on Saturday.Judith D'Souza, 40,...
Army's 2016 death toll highest in 6 years; 31 terrorists killed

Army’s 2016 death toll highest in 6 years; 31 terrorists killed

With 18 soldiers dying in a pre-dawn terrorist attack in North Kashmirs Uri area on September 18, the army's combat death toll in Jammu and Kashmir is 64 this year (until...

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...
Nearly 30,000 foreign fighters in Iraq, Syria

Nearly 30,000 foreign fighters in Iraq, Syria: UN

Geneva, July 6 - There are almost 30,000 foreign jihadists fighting in war-ravaged Syria and neighbouring Iraq currently, the head of the UN Security Council's counter terrorism agency said, warning that the...
Disabled Kerala swimmer to campaign against terrorism

Disabled Kerala swimmer to campaign against terrorism

Alappuzha (Kerala), Sep 9 - He is 51 and physically challenged. But nothing will stop E.D. Baburaj of Kuttanad from swimming 25 km non-stop on October 14 to campaign against what he...

13 killed in Kabul suicide attack

Kabul, June 20 - At least 13 persons were killed on Monday when a suicide bomber struck a bus carrying security personnel in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, officials said."The bus was running along...

Fidayeen attack on army camp in Kashmir, one BSF trooper killed 

Srinagar, Oct 3 , An Indian Army camp in Jammu and Kashmirs Baramulla district came under attack by fidayeen militants on Sunday night and heavy firing was witnessed. One BSF trooper was...
Terrorists kill 17 soldiers in Kashmir, India blames Pakistan

Terrorists kill 17 soldiers in Kashmir, India blames Pakistan

Uri/New Delhi, Sep 18 - Terrorists of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) outfit attacked an army camp near a brigade headquarters here in Jammu and Kashmir early on Sunday in the worst attack on...

Altaf gives up MQM leadership after calling Pakistan ‘cancer’

London/Islamabad, Aug 24. MQM leader Altaf Hussain has given up control over the party after coming under widespread criticism for calling Pakistan a "cancer", the media reported on Wednesday.The Muttahida Qaumi Movement...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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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...