Inmate of Hindu ashram hacked to death in B'desh

Inmate of Hindu ashram hacked to death in B’desh

Dhaka, June 10 - An inmate of a Hindu ashram was hacked to death in Bangladesh's Pabna town on Friday morning, police said.Nityaranjan Pandey, 60, a volunteer at a Hindu ashram,...

Pakistan army chief confirms death penalty of 12 terrorists

Islamabad, July 15 Pakistan's Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Thursday confirmed the death sentence of another 12 "hardcore terrorists", who were involved in heinous offences, the military said.An army statement...
Pakistan witnesses decline in terror attacks

Pakistan witnesses 80 per cent decline in terror attacks

Islamabad, June 8 - Pakistan security forces on Tuesday claimed to have curtailed militant activities by around 80 per cent since the December 2014 deadly terror attack on an Army-run public school...
Global threat from Islamic States remains high

Global threat from Islamic States remains high: UN chief

United Nations, June 7 - The global threat emanating from Islamic State (IS) remains high, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said in a report.The continued military pressure exerted in Iraq and Syria...
civilians killed as Pakistan shells border villages in J&K

civilians killed as Pakistan shells border villages in J&K

Jammu, Nov 1. Eight civilians, among them five women, were killed and 14 were injured on Tuesday as Pakistan troopers bombarded several border areas of Jammu and Kashmir with heavy mortar shells,...
Kashmir violence: Toll climbs to 16

Kashmir violence: Toll climbs to 16

Srinagar, July 10 - The death toll in violence in Kashmir Valley on Sunday rose to 16 after a youth was killed and four other persons succumbed to the injuries they sustained...

Islamic State may step up strikes as its territory, funds shrink: Study

Damascus, July 11 The territory controlled by the Islamic State shrunk by 12 per cent in the first six months of 2016, and the terrorist group would redouble its "mass casualty attacks",...

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...

Egypt’s army kills 36 militants, defuses 38 bombs in Sinai

 Cairo, May 29 -The Egyptian armed forces in cooperation with the police killed 36 militants and defused 38 explosive devices in their last two-day security campaign in North Sinai province, the...

Pope Francis Met Patriotic Myanmar Leader Sitagu Sayadaw

Yangon.  Pope Francis spoke to interfaith leaders at the archbishop's residence and met separately with a prominent but controversial Buddhist leader. His meeting with Buddhist monk Sitagu Sayadaw was "always in...

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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...