Baghdad | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2018 04:50 PM IST
The mass graves contain the remains of thousands of people, believed to be the victims of the hardline Sunni group, Islamic State, a U.N. report said.
Tripoli | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON OCT 10, 2018 09:36 PM IST
Mohamad al-Amial, the coastal city’s municipal council spokesman said the find was made “a few days ago” and that the bodies were believed to be of Islamic State (IS) group members, although there was no confirmation.
Agence France-Presse, Jakarta | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2018 11:54 PM IST
Indonesia’s disaster agency say they have recovered 1,763 bodies so far from the 7.5-magnitude and subsequent tsunami that struck Sulawesi on September 28.
Press Trust of India, Colombo | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2018 12:08 AM IST
At least 14 of the skeletal remains found in the northeastern district of Mannar were of children.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2018 12:00 AM IST
Earlier this month, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj had informed Parliament of the death of the 39 Indians who were kidnapped in Iraq.
Reuters, Geneva | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2018 01:08 PM IST
Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine into neighbouring Bangladesh since insurgent attacks sparked a security crackdown in August, joining 200,000 refugees from a previous exodus.