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Warning from IS: Shia Muslims will be targeted everywhere

Published on Oct 18, 2021 12:14 AM IST

Afghanistan: Islamic State group claims deadly mosque bombing in Kandahar

Afghan men inspect the damages inside a Shiite mosque in Kandahar 
Published on Oct 16, 2021 01:49 PM IST

IS claims mosque attack in Afghanistan: Report

People view the damage inside of a mosque following a suicide bombers attack in the city of Kandahar, southwest Afghanistan
Published on Oct 16, 2021 04:09 AM IST

Iraq says it arrested top Islamic state leader Sami Jasim

Sami Jasim al-Jaburi, the alleged finance chief of the Islamic State group, arrested by intelligence services "outside the borders" of Iraq.
Published on Oct 11, 2021 04:35 PM IST

IS-K claims Afghanistan mosque bombing, says suicide bomber targeted Shiites

People view the damage inside of a mosque following a bombing in Kunduz, province northern Afghanistan, on Friday, October. 8, 2021. 
Published on Oct 09, 2021 05:45 AM IST

Suicide attack in Afghanistan mosque? What do we know about the blast so far

People carry the body of a bombing victim in Kunduz province, northern Afghanistan.
Published on Oct 08, 2021 07:28 PM IST

Taliban destroy Islamic State cell in Kabul after deadly mosque attack

A member of Taliban guards the site of Monday’s blast in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Published on Oct 05, 2021 04:45 AM IST

Taliban raid IS hideout in Afghanistan's Parwan province, militants killed

A Taliban fighter in Kabul. (Image for representation) (Photo by Hoshang Hashimi / AFP)
Published on Oct 01, 2021 11:16 PM IST

ICC prosecutor seeks approval to resume war crimes probe in Afghanistan

The Taliban formed the interim government of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan earlier this month.
Published on Sep 27, 2021 04:56 PM IST

Taliban vs ISKP in Nangarhar's Jalalabad, one killed in blast

Taliban members inspect the site of a blast in Jalalabad.
Published on Sep 25, 2021 08:19 PM IST

‘More than 25 Taliban killed’: IS claims attacks in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad

Taliban members inspect the site of a blast in Jalalabad, a major city in eastern Afghanistan.
Published on Sep 20, 2021 03:58 PM IST

CIA ‘warned’ of civilian casualties in Kabul drone strike, but it was too late

A neighbour of Ezmarai Ahmadi stands amid the debris of the house that was damaged in a US drone strike in the Kwaja Burga neighbourhood of Kabul on September 18, 2021. 
Published on Sep 19, 2021 08:20 AM IST

‘Tragic mistake’: US admits Kabul airstrikes did not kill IS terrorists

Afghan residents and family members of the victims gather next to a damaged vehicle inside a house, day after a US drone airstrike in Kabul on August 30
Updated on Sep 18, 2021 04:45 AM IST

Islamic State trying to spread tentacles through online propaganda: NIA

According to the agency, most of the 150 Indians who joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria between 2014 and 2017 were radicalised by various recruiters on the internet.
Updated on Sep 18, 2021 04:49 AM IST

News updates from HT: Rahul Gandhi's fresh ‘mitron’ jibe on PM Modi's birthday

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi.
Published on Sep 17, 2021 08:58 PM IST

Islamic State trying to spread in India through constant propaganda online: NIA

The NIA said that the Islamic State is targeting gullible youth on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using their propaganda.
Published on Sep 17, 2021 07:12 PM IST

66% of Americans think ISIS, other Islamist terror groups pose threat to country

More than half of US registered voters indicate heightened concerns about the threats the US faces from terrorism.
Published on Sep 05, 2021 11:39 PM IST

Islamic State attack kills 13 Iraqi cops: Report

Thirteen policemen were killed in an attack by the Islamic State group against a checkpoint near Kirkuk in northern Iraq. In this file photo, the Iraqi federal police forces stand guard at a checkpoint in a street in the capital Baghdad.
Published on Sep 05, 2021 02:28 PM IST

Member of ISIS 'Beatles' cell pleads guilty to beheading American hostages

This file combination of pictures created on February 11, 2018, from two handout images provided by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on February 10, 2018 shows captured British Islamic State (IS) group fighters El Shafee el-Sheikh (L) and Alexanda Kotey (R), posing for mugshots in an undisclosed location.
Published on Sep 03, 2021 09:56 AM IST

'Not just about Afghanistan': Biden explains reasoning behind US troops pullout

US president delivers remarks on Afghanistan during a speech at White House in Washington.
Updated on Sep 01, 2021 08:41 AM IST

UK ready to attack ISIS-K network in Afghanistan: Report

The RAF's F-35 Lightning seen in action. The UK said it is ready to conduct airstrikes to eliminate ISIS-K threat in Afghanistan.
Published on Aug 31, 2021 10:15 PM IST

Pakistan counter-terrorism forces gun down 11 IS terrorists: Report

Pakistani army soldier mans a position at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border near Big Ben post in Khyber district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province
Published on Aug 31, 2021 06:32 PM IST

Taliban say IS attacks will stop after US forces leave Afghanistan: Report

Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid condemned the attacks at Kabul airport, while saying that it happened in an area controlled by the US forces.
Published on Aug 30, 2021 10:11 PM IST

Islamic State group claims latest Kabul attack: Report

A view of remnants of flames from cars where rockets towards Kabul's international airport were fired from but were intercepted by a missile defense system, in Kabul, Afghanistan
Updated on Aug 30, 2021 07:13 PM IST

Veteran Afghan strongmen to form new front for negotiating with Taliban

Atta Mohammad Noor, Governor of the Balkh province, speaks during an interview in Mazar-i-Sharif
Published on Aug 29, 2021 01:13 PM IST

Last UK troops leave Kabul, Boris Johnson hails 'heroic' evacuation effort

UK military personnel board an A400M aircraft departing Kabul, Afghanistan, on August 28, 2021.
Updated on Aug 29, 2021 08:00 AM IST

US warns of 'specific threat' in Kabul as Biden says new attack likely in hours

US president Joe Biden said that another attack at the Kabul airport in Afghanistan was likely in the next 24 to 36 hours. The statement comes hours after the US conducted an airstrike against an unnamed ISIS-K planner in the war-torn country.
Updated on Oct 03, 2021 10:35 PM IST

ISIS-K in Afghanistan trying to turn US exit into bloody spectacle

As with other Islamic State affiliates, ISIS-K has stayed nimble and able to regroup after military blows.
Published on Aug 28, 2021 04:30 PM IST

When US said Biden doesn't want Kabul attackers to 'live on earth anymore'

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks about Afghanistan, from the East Room of the White House in Washington.
Published on Aug 28, 2021 04:04 PM IST

14 Keralites with ISKP, blast outside Turkmenistan mission in Kabul foiled

The Kabul airport suicide bombing death figures are nearing 200, including 13 US soldiers.
Updated on Aug 28, 2021 09:14 AM IST
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