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Dec 11, 2018
Afghanistan: 12 people including four security forces killed in Kabul suicide bombing; Taliban claims attack on convoyIn November Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said nearly 30,000 soldiers and police officers have been killed since 2015 - a figure far higher than anything previously acknowledged.
Dec 06, 2018
French team investigating 2015 Paris attack reaches Kerala, will interrogate suspected Islamic State terroristA five-member team from a French investigation agency on Wednesday arrived in Kochi to interrogate an alleged Islamic State terror operative in connection with the 2015 Paris blasts, and held discussions with the NIA, which will facilitate the three-day questioning session at a jail in Kerala.
Nov 26, 2018
Taliban ambush kills 22 police officers in Afghanistan's Farah province; militants seize four vehicles, weaponsThe Taliban and its rival the Islamic State group (IS) have been inflicting record casualties on local forces this year.
Nov 25, 2018
Delhi Police arrest three suspected operatives of Jammu and Kashmir Islamic State; one hideout busted at AwantiporaThe Delhi Police have arrested three alleged operatives of the Islamic State in Jammu and Kashmir terror group. The arrests were made by the Delhi Police's Special Cell on Saturday
Nov 24, 2018
Amid rising encounters in Kashmir, jihadists resort to Islamic State-like tactics to instil 'fear', command deferencejihadists in Kashmir Valley have began filming executions and sharing them on social media like Islamic State, to terrorise civilians and put down stirrings of rebellion against militancy
Nov 22, 2018
James Mattis says US to install observation posts on Syria-Turkey border to minimise tensions between Turks, KurdsJames Mattis said US will be setting up observation posts in several locations up along the northern Syrian border
Nov 21, 2018
Afghanistan: Suicide bomber targets gathering of clerics in Kabul, kills over 50; more than 80 injuredA suicide bomber targeted a gathering of hundreds of Islamic scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 50 people as Muslims around the world marked the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad.
Nov 15, 2018
Islamic State-aligned groups warn of more attacks on Australia, other Western nations after Melbourne rampageGroups aligned with the Islamic state have warned of further attacks on Australia and other Western nations in online posters featuring the deadly lone wolf stabbing rampage in Melbourne last week
Nov 12, 2018
India should build ties and rescue Maldives from China’s debt trap, challenge Beijing's might in the Indian OceanBeijing would again try to re-establish its clout in Maldives through the debt-trap diplomacy. The Modi government should, therefore, come out with a long-term plan for infrastructure development in Maldives.
Nov 05, 2018
Russia strives to end Afghanistan conflict with olive branch to Taliban, but faces roadblocks of cold US response, unreliable PakistanThe biggest challenge in conflict resolution in Afghanistan has been Pakistan’s duplicitous policy.