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Jun 21, 2017
Philippines school stormed by over 300 pro-Islamic State militants; students held hostagePro-Islamic State militants stormed a school in the southern Philippines early on Wednesday and are holding several students hostage
Jun 15, 2017
Somalia bombing: At least 18 dead in Mogadishu, 20 others held hostage by Al-Shabaab militantsGunmen were holding at least 20 people hostage in a restaurant in Somalia's capital Mogadishu
Jun 09, 2017
Man wielding knife holds employees hostages at Newcastle job centre in northeast England, negotiations on"It is believed the man responsible is known to the Job Centre and this is being treated as an isolated incident at this stage," police in Newcastle said.
Jun 05, 2017
Brighton siege: After rescuing woman, Australian officials probe a possible link to terrorismAustralian police on Monday shot a man dead who had taken a woman hostage in a Melbourne apartment and said they were investigating for possible terror links.
Jun 05, 2017
Brighton siege: Melbourne police shoots hostage-taker, woman rescued, three officers injured in operationA woman was held hostage on Monday in an apartment in the southeastern suburb of Melbourne in Australia, prompting police to launch a major operation to rescue her.
Apr 13, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Consular access was denied 13 times, says MEA's Gopal BaglayKulbhushan Jadhav is an innocent Indian who is a retired member of the Indian navy and these two things were conveyed to Pakistan in March 2016, Gopal Baglay, spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs said in a press briefing on Thursday.
Jul 17, 2016
Dhaka attacks: Police arrests landowner of terrorists' hideoutDhaka Police confirmed the arrest and said Nurul did not collect any necessary documents from his tenants and even concealed the information.
Jul 10, 2016
Bangladesh bans televangelist Zakir Naik's Peace TV following Dhaka attackNaik's speeches are believed to have inspired some of the militants, who killed 22 people, mostly foreigners, at an upscale restaurant in Dhaka on 1 July.
Jul 06, 2016
Bangladesh attacks: Police question family members of militantsThe hostage siege was the worst of recent militant attacks in Bangladesh in which 20 people, mostly foreign nationals were killed.
Jul 05, 2016
Dhaka attacker loved taking selfies and was a soccer fan, say friendsThe Dhaka attacker followed only 10 Twitter accounts, one of which was @ShamiWitness, an influential handle run by Islamic State propagandist.