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Monitor group says 230 dead bodies found buried in mass grave in Syria  Dec 18, 1:01 pm
London, Dec 18 (ANI): The dead bodies of 230 people believed to have been slain by the Islamic State (IS) have been found in a mass grave in eastern Syria, an international monitoring group said.
Ex-British boxing champ arrested over helping IS terrorists travel to Syria  Dec 16, 2:06 pm
London, Dec 16 (ANI): Former British boxing champion Anthony Small has reportedly been accused of helping two other men to travel to Syria to fight for the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) and has appeared in court for the same.
Nearly 300 Chinese fighting alongside IS in Iraq, Syria: Report  Dec 16, 11:33 am
Karachi, Dec 16 (ANI): A report has said that nearly 300 Chinese people are fighting alongside the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria.
Brit woman jailed for five years for promoting terrorism on Facebook   Dec 12, 5:38 pm
London, Dec 12 (ANI): A mother of six children, Runa Khan, from Luton has been jailed for five years and three months for promoting terrorism on Facebook wherein she posted pictures of a suicide vest and her children holding guns and swords.
Indian food executive operated popular pro-Islamic State Twitter account from Bangalore  Dec 12, 5:38 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A report has revealed that the prominent pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account @ShamiWitness, was operated by a Bangalore-based food executive working in an Indian food conglomerate.
Jihad violence killed 5000 people worldwide in November: Study  Dec 11, 5:14 pm
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that jihad has claimed the lives of almost 5,000 people across the world in November alone.
ISIS plans to sell beheaded remains of US hostage James Foley for 1 million dollars   Dec 11, 4:56 pm
Washington, December 11 (ANI): Middlemen having links with Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have reportedly revealed that the militant group is trying to sell the remains of beheaded American Photojournalist James Foley, in an attempt to raise funds for the organization.
Jihadists call for retribution post publication of CIA torture report  Dec 11, 12:47 pm
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Muslim extremists are reportedly enraged by the US Senate report detailing the forms of torture used on detainees suspected to be militants.
UN says western countries promise to accept up to 1,00,000 Syrian refugees for resettlement  Dec 10, 2:21 pm
London, Dec 10 (ANI): The United Nations Refugee Agency has said that western countries have agreed to increase the number of Syrian refugees they would accept for resettlement to 1,00,000 over the next few months.
IS jihadists throw 'gay' man off rooftop before stoning him to death  Dec 10, 11:48 am
Johannesburg, Dec 10 (ANI): Islamic State militants have posted yet another set of photographs online that appear to show jihadists throwing a gay man off a rooftop and later stoning him to death.
Syrian conflict: UN needs eight bln dollars for humanitarian aid next year  Dec 9, 2:19 pm
London, Dec 09 (ANI): The United Nations has said that the organization would need 16 billion dollars for its humanitarian operations next year, with half of the amount going to help Syrian conflict victims.
EU Foreign Policy Chief to seek greater participation from Turkey in fight against IS during key visit  Dec 8, 4:36 pm
London, Dec 08 (ANI): European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini is in Turkey to seek greater participation from the nation in the fight against Islamic State (IS) in Syria.
Syrian military accuses Israel of conducting air strikes near capital city Damascus  Dec 8, 11:22 am
London, Dec 08 (ANI): Syria has claimed that Israel has carried out two air strikes near the capital city of Damascus.
IS militants capture village near key air base in eastern Syria  Dec 6, 12:46 pm
Washington, Dec 06 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militants have captured a village in eastern Syria in their offensive on a major military air base as fighting continued for the second day outside the contested city, said the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
IS' misogynistic cookbook tells wives to cook 'mushy date balls' for jihadi hubbies  Dec 6, 11:08 am
Karachi, Dec 06 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) militant group has launched its own cookbook for their wives and daughters who are going to be engaged in the task of "cooking for Allah's soldiers".
Pak among 10 worst countries for internet freedom  Dec 5, 12:19 pm
Karachi, Dec 05 (ANI): Pakistan has been listed among the 10 worst countries that limit civil liberties on the internet due to increasing attempts by its government to control online content, according to a study by Freedom House.
Kerry warns fight against IS could take years despite 'serious damage' to terror group  Dec 4, 2:16 pm
Islamabad, Dec 4 (ANI): US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that the US-led coalition combating the Islamic State (IS) militants has caused some serious damage to the terror group, but warned that the fight could go on for years.
U.S. accuses Syria of continuing to use chemical weapons on civilians  Dec 4, 11:58 am
Washington, Dec 04 (ANI): The United States has accused Syria of continuing to use chemical weapons on civilians despite claims that it has damaged its stockpile as it was required under a 2013 United Nations treaty.
More than 200,000 dead in Syrian conflict in less than four years  Dec 3, 2:54 pm
Dubai, Dec 3 (ANI): More than 200,000 people have perished in the Syrian civil war in the last four years, a monitoring group said.
IS leader Baghdadi's wife, son detained in Lebanon  Dec 2, 4:28 pm
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A wife and a son of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi have reportedly been detained by Lebanese security forces near the Syrian border.
Over 1.7 Syrian refugees suffer as UN suspends food aid due to lack of funds  Dec 2, 3:33 pm
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A funding crisis has forced the UN to suspend its World Food Programme, affecting more than 1.7 million Syrian refugees in Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt, who are thriving on food vouchers provided to them by the organisation.
IS fighters big fans of Pringles, Red Bull despite hatred towards West  Dec 1, 11:54 am
New York, Dec 1 (ANI): Despite their hatred towards the West, Islamic State fighters reportedly enjoy binging on Western snacks like Pringles and Red Bull.
U.S. led coalition attacks target IS capital Raqqa in Syria  Dec 1, 10:52 am
Washington, Dec 01 (ANI): The United States led coalition fighting against Islamic State (IS) in Syria has increased its attacks in the IS capital Raqqa with 30 airstrikes overnight, said the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
US conducting roughly 85 pc of airstrikes against Islamic State in Iraq, Syria: Report  Nov 30, 5:24 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): A Pentagon report suggests that the United States is carrying out roughly 85 percent of the airstrikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
US alarmed as Islamic State expands campaign into North Africa  Nov 30, 3:21 pm
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): The Islamic State is reportedly opening a branch in North Africa in an attempt to expand its caliphate across Syria and Iraq.