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Pakistan tightens noose around Masood

Pakistan tightens noose around Masood

Pakistan has issued an official order to freeze the assets of and impose a travel ban on JeM chief Masood Azhar after the UN declared him a “global terrorist”.Pakistan-based Azhar is also banned from selling or purchasing arms and ammunition. The UN sanctions committee on the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda on Wednesday announced the designation

IS claims responsibility for attack in Pakistan’s Quetta

 The Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the suicide attack at a vegetable and fruit market in Pakistan’s city of Quetta.The militant group said in a statement on Saturday that one of its members carried out the suicide attack that killed and injured several Shiite community members and Pakistani troops. There was no official

Iraq hangs 38 members

Iraq hangs 38 members of ISIS, Al-Qaeda

Iraq hangs 38 members: Iraq on Thursday hanged 38 jihadists belonging to the Islamic State (ISIS) group or Al-Qaeda for terrorism offenses, provincial authorities said. It was the largest number of executions in Iraq on a single day since September 25 when 42 people were put to death in the same prison. “The prison administration executed

Afghan forces to launch operation against IS in the north

Kabul, Dec 12, Afghanistan’s military plans to launch a major operation to stop the Islamic State group making inroads into the country’s northern provinces, officials said today. “(The) ministry of defence is planning to launch an operation against Daesh in northern provinces of Sari Pul, Faryab and Jowzjan,” defence ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri told AFP,

Alleged terror plot

Man arrested in Australia over alleged terror plot

Australian police have arrested a man they allege was planning to carry out a terror attack during New Year’s Eve celebrations in Melbourne. The 20-year-old man will be charged with terrorism offences that carry a maximum penalty of life in prison, authorities said, BBC reported on Tuesday. Police allege the man had planned to shoot

Islamic State has lost 95% territory in Syria, Iraq

Baghdad, Nov 17, The so-called Islamic State has lost control of 95 percent of the land it overran in Syria and Iraq in 2014, the US Presidential envoy to the global coalition fighting the jihadist group said. “IS has lost 95 percent of the territories it controlled in Iraq and Syria since the coalition was formed

Afghan officials: US drone kills 14 IS in eastern province

Kabul, Oct 14, Afghan officials say a US drone strike has killed 14 Islamic State militants in a remote area in Afghanistan’s eastern Kunar province.Abdul Ghani Musamim, spokesman for the provincial governor, said today that the strike took place on Thursday afternoon in the Chawkay district. He says it targeted a meeting of IS commanders

IS claims responsibility of Las Vegas Concert Shooting

The Islamic State (IS) has claimed the responsibility for Sunday night’s Las Vegas concert shooting in which at least 50 people lost their lives and over 400 persons were injured. The IS purported that the gunman Stephen Paddock converted to Islam several months ago and carried out the attack. The terror outfit, however, offered no

No ransom paid for release of Kerala priest: VK Singh

Kerala Priest. No ransom was paid for the release of Kerala Catholic priest Tom Uzhunnallil, Minister of state for External Affairs Gen. V.K. Singh said  on Wednesday. The priest, who was abducted by the Islamic State (IS) terrorists from Aden in March last year, was brought to Muscat, the capital of the Sultanate of Oman on Tuesday.

Islamic state claims stabbing attack Russia

IS claims stabbing attack in Russia

Moscow: Islamic state claims stabbing attack Russia. The Islamic State (IS) terrorist group has claimed responsibility for a knife attack that left seven persons injured in the Russian city of Surgut, media reports said. “The attacker in the Russian city of Surgut is an Islamic State soldier,” the group said via its official Amaq news

NIA registers FIR to probe marriage after conversion of Hindu woman

NIA registers FIR to probe marriage after conversion of Hindu woman

The NIA today registered an FIR in connection with the conversion and marriage of a Hindu woman to a Muslim man in Kerala, on the directive of the Supreme Court. In a statement, the National Investigation Agency said that in compliance with the August 16 order of the Supreme Court, the FIR related to Kerala’s

US soldier killed in battle with IS in Afghanistan

US soldier killed in battle with IS in Afghanistan. Kabul, Aug 17, The US military says an American soldier was killed and several others wounded in a battle with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan.The military said in a statement that several Afghan forces were also wounded in the fighting on Wednesday in the Achin

Hong Kong maids lured by Islamic State recruiters: report

Hong Kong maids lured by Islamic State recruiters: Report

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android :– Click For IOS Indonesian maids working in Hong Kong are being radicalised by extremists from the Islamic State group, a security think-tank said in a report today. Around 150,000 of the city’s army of domestic helpers are from Indonesia, the world’s

Gulf: Number of Indians heading to Gulf countries falls

Gulf: Number of Indians heading to Gulf countries falls

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android:- Click For IOS:- Gulf: Number of Indians heading to Gulf countries falls. The number of Indian workers emigrating to the Gulf for work has dropped in the past couple of years, possibly due to slowing economies of countries part of the Gulf

Iraq army conquer the Islamic state of Mosul from Jihadis

Jihadist rule comes to an end in the city of Mosul by conquered by army of Iraq and Iraqi prime minister congratulate the army over the victory of Mosul state after eight month of war. Nearly one million people displaced and thousand killed and war ruin maximum part of the state. His office said in

Turkey nabs 25 IS suspects in anti-terror operations

Turkey nabs 25 IS suspects in anti-terror operations

Turkey security forces has said at least 25 suspects linked to Islamic State (IS) terrorist group were detained in anti-terror operations on Wednesday.The raids were aimed to thwart planned attacks and uncover the organisation’s activities, Xinhua quoted security forces as saying. The anti-terror operations were carried out simultaneously in nine provinces — Van, Agri, Istanbul,

Iraq declares end of IS after capture of Mosul mosque-

Iraq declares end of IS after capture of Mosul mosque

Iraq government  authorities declared the end of Islamic state in Mosul, which were captured by IS. Iraqi authorities expect the long battle for Mosul to end in coming days as remaining Islamic State fighters are bottled up in just a handful of neighborhoods of the Old City. The seizure of the nearly 850-year-old Grand al-Nuri Mosque

Bomb blast kills 7 in Afghanistan

Afghanistan bomb blast killed seven civilian 5 injured. Kabul, June 30 (IANS) Seven civilians were killed and five others wounded in a roadside bomb explosion in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Nangarhar on Friday.The explosion occurred when a van hit the bomb in Achin district, 120 km east of Kabul, at around midday, the government said.The

Cluster bombs kill at least 15 in eastern Syria

Cluster bombs kill least 15 eastern Syria Euphrates River Valley Beirut, Jun 28 (AP) A cluster bomb attack on an Islamic State-held village in eastern Syria killed at least 15 people today, activists said, the latest in a series of devastating airstrikes along the Euphrates River Valley. Two Syrian monitoring groups, Deir Ezzor 24 and

57 dead in US-led strikes on IS Syria prison: monitor

57 dead US-led strikes Islamic State Syria prison monitor Beirut, Jun 27 (AFP) US-led coalition air strikes on a jail run by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria killed at least 57 people, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said today.“The strikes hit an IS jail in Mayadeen at dawn on Monday, killing 42