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Jul 15, 2017
Two German tourists killed in knife attack in Egypt, confirms BerlinThe German government on Saturday confirmed that two German tourists were killed in a knife attack at a hotel in the popular Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada.
Mar 22, 2017
Twitter is working on finding and banning users that advocate political or religious violenceTwitter Inc said on Tuesday it had stepped up efforts to rid its social network of posts from users advocating political or religious violence, and was increasingly using software to find them rather than relying on reports from users or governments.
Aug 28, 2015
Two more militants arrested in connection with Bangladeshi blogger Niloy Neel's murderTwo more members of the banned Ansarullah Bangla Team militant group have been arrested in connection with the hacking to death of a fourth secular blogger Niloy Neel earlier in August that sparked global outrage.
Aug 26, 2014
UAE sent warplanes to bomb Islamists in Libya, say US officialsThe United Arab Emirates has secretly sent warplanes on bombing raids against Islamist militias in Libya over the past week, using bases in Egypt, US officials said.
Jul 31, 2014
Hezbollah commander killed during mission in IraqA Hezbollah commander has died during a mission in Iraq, sources familiar with the incident said on Wednesday.
Sep 29, 2013
Islamist group Boko Haram kill 27 villagers in north-east NigeriaGunmen from Islamist group Boko Haram killed 27 villagers in two attacks in Nigeria's restive northeast this week, a government official said, as violence continued to flare in the face of an army crackdown on the militants
Sep 24, 2013
Egypt: Security forces raid village near Giza pyramids in search of Islamist groupsEgypt's state TV says security forces have raided a village near the Giza Pyramids west of Cairo hunting for suspects in the brutal killing of 15 policemen last month
Sep 13, 2013
Clashes erupt in Egypt as Islamists stage protestsSporadic clashes erupted Friday between supporters and opponents of Egypt's ousted president during nationwide protests as the military battled al-Qaida-inspired groups in northern Sinai.
Jul 07, 2013
Syria rebels say Egypt coup shows why democracy doesn't work"We always knew that our rights can only be regained by force and that is why we have chosen the ammunition box instead of the ballot box," said a statement by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
Jan 21, 2013
Pakistani authors will be at Jaipur Lit Fest, says Sanjoy RoyThe organisers of the festival have refused to give in to groups that have raised opposition to the authors who are scheduled to attend the five day long literature festival.