'Presence of Zakir Musa-led militant group not large in J-K'

Srinagar, Aug 26 The presence of an al-Qaeda linked militant group, headed by Zakir Musa, was not very large in Kashmir as only few people had joined it, a top Army commander said here today,...

Aug 26, 2017 3:46 PM | Newsscroll

Black Hawk Helicopter Crashes Off Yemen Coast, Hunt on for missing personnel

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], AUgust 26 : A Black Hawk helicopter crashed during drills off the coast of Yemen on Friday. U.S. forces in the region rescued five other troops who were on board the...

Aug 25, 2017 4:47 PM | Newsscroll

Victory lies in allowing Afghanistan to be Afghanistan:

McMaster               By Lalit K Jha               Washington, Aug 26 US National Security Advisor H R McMaster has said that 'winning in Afghanistan' doesn't mean...

Aug 26, 2017 7:12 AM | Newsscroll

At least 20 people killed in mosque attack in Afghan capital

Kabul, Aug 25 Militants stormed a packed Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital during Friday prayers, in an attack that lasted for hours and ended with at least 20 worshippers killed and another 50...

Aug 25, 2017 9:45 PM | Newsscroll

Court sends suspected al-Qaeda terrorist to jail

New Delhi, Aug 25 Zeeshan Ali, an alleged al-Qaeda terrorist deported from Saudi Arabia earlier this month, has been remanded in judicial custody till September 21 in a case of terror...

Aug 25, 2017 4:46 PM | Newsscroll

Saudi-led airstrikes kill 14 civilians in Yemen's capital

Sanaa, Aug 25 Airstrikes by a Saudi-led coalition targeted Yemen's capital early today, hitting at least three houses in Sanaa and killing at least 14 civilians, including women and children,...

Aug 25, 2017 3:28 PM | Newsscroll

US warns its citizens of 'continuing threats' in Bangladesh  

By Lalit K Jha            Washington, Aug 25 The United States has warned its citizens of 'continuing threats' from terrorist groups in Bangladesh and the risk of travelling to this...

Aug 25, 2017 11:02 AM | Newsscroll

Student leaves studies to join terrorists, police launch probe

Jammu, Aug 24 The police in Jammu and Kashmir was investigating the case of an engineering student who left his studies to become a militant and his photograph holding an AK assault rifle was doing...

Aug 24, 2017 4:55 PM | Newsscroll

Swiss woman indicted over bid to join IS group in Syria

Geneva, Aug 24 Switzerland's attorney general has indicted a Swiss woman suspected of trying to reach Syria to join the Islamic State group with her four-year-old child in tow.The office of Attorney...

Aug 24, 2017 4:38 PM | Newsscroll

Trump tough talk unlikely to move Pakistan

Washington, Aug 23 In military terms, Donald Trump's long-awaited new Afghanistan strategy looks very much like the old one. But, on the diplomatic front, he took a risk in confronting unruly,...

Aug 24, 2017 12:09 AM | Newsscroll