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Kurdish troops take back 'strategic' Syrian town of Kobane ending 4-month-long battle with IS Jan 27, 9:52 am
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Kurdish troops have reportedly pushed back the Islamic State (IS) militants to take back the strategic Syrian city of Kobane, putting an end to the four-month-long battle for the town, officials said.
London, Jan 26 (ANI): A British woman who fled to Syria to marry an IS fighter has written a survival guide on war widows, sparking rumours about the possible death of her new husband.
London, Jan 26 (ANI): Five footballers are reportedly suspected of filming Jihadi John's beheading videos after they recently travelled from Britain to Syria to join the Islamic State (IS).
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Syrian government's airstrikes by its warplanes near the capital Damascus has killed more than 30 people including six children, said an activist group.
U.S. claims coalition has knocked off half of top IS command in 6,000 militants toll Jan 23, 2:09 pm
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): The U.S. led coalition fighting the Islamic State (IS) militant group in Iraq and Syria has killed more than 6,000 fighters including half of the top command of the group, said U.S. diplomatic officials.
Turkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu says cannot stop IS volunteers travelling to Syria via Turkey Jan 22, 5:48 pm
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has warned that the swarm of jihadi volunteers travelling to Syria via Turkey to fight alongside Islamic State (IS) cannot be stopped.
State of the Union address: Obama exhorts Congress to authorize use of force against IS Jan 21, 11:43 am
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has urged the Congress in "strongest terms" till date to authorize use of force against the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria during his sixth State of the Union address.
Johannesburg, Jan 20 (ANI): United States Senator John McCain has urged that the international ground forces should be deployed in Iraq and Syria to combat Islamic State militants.
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Kurdish troops involved in fighting Islamic State (IS) militants in Syrian town of Kobane have reportedly seized control over a strategic hilltop, a report said.
London, Jan 19 (ANI): Six Hezbollah members have been killed in an Israeli air strike in Quneitra province in the Syrian sector of the Golan Heights "during a field reconnaissance mission," the Lebanese militant movement said.
Family of pregnant suicide bomber who killed cop says she was normal teen who wore mini-skirts, make-up Jan 18, 1:05 pm
London, Jan 18 (ANI): The family of a teenager who killed a police official in Turkey last week in a suicide bomb attack while she was a pregnant widow of an Islamic State (IS) fighter, has said that she was a normal girl who used to wear mini-skirts and make-up.
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): According to stranded residents in the Syrian province of Raqqa, children in the area are being forced to donate blood by Islamic State (IS) militants who have taken over the province.
ISIS sympathiser nabbed in Hyderabad Jan 16, 9:10 pm
Hyderabad, Jan. 16 (ANI): The Hyderabad Police on Friday arrested an Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) sympathiser, who was attempting to join the terrorist organisation in Syria.
London, Jan 16 (ANI): A 19-year-old British grammar schoolboy turned Islamic State (IS) jihadist says that the terror group has fighters "just waiting for the order to do attacks on the West".
Two Italian aid workers abducted in Syria freed Jan 16, 4:30 pm
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Two Italian aid workers who were taken captive in Syria by the al-Qaeda affiliate al-Nusra Front more than five months ago have been freed.
IS calls publication of new Charlie Hebdo cartoon of Prophet Mohammad 'extremely stupid' act Jan 15, 11:58 am
Melbourne, Jan 15 (ANI): The Islamic State group has described the publication of latest Charlie Hebdo cover cartoon depicting a weeping Prophet Mohammad as an "extremely stupid" act.
Paris shootings: Female accomplice of gunman who killed 4 hostages at supermarket left France Jan 11, 10:48 am
Johannesburg, Jan 11 (ANI): The suspected female accomplice of Amedy Coulibaly, the man behind the shooting at a Jewish supermarket in Paris, is believed to have left France last week to travel to Syria via Turkey, said sources.
US issues worldwide travel alert in wake of France terror attacks Jan 10, 12:39 pm
Wellington, Jan 10 (ANI): In the wake of the recent terror attacks in France, the US has issued a worldwide travel threat alert to its citizens.
MI5 boss warns al Qaeda in Syria planning Mumbai style "mass casualty attacks against West" Jan 9, 2:36 pm
Sydney, Jan 09 (ANI): MI5 boss Andrew Parker has warned that a group of core al Qaeda terrorists in Syria is plotting Mumbai style "mass casualty attacks against the West".
London, Jan 08 (ANI): A report has said that some members of the religious police force set up by the Islamic State (IS) in Syria have been kidnapped.
US' drone fleet reaches 'breaking point': Report Jan 6, 3:49 pm
Washington, Jan 06 (ANI): The United States Air Force's drone fleet has reached a "breaking point" due to a lack of enough pilots and trained manpower to meet the fast-rising demand for more unmanned missions.
IS militant offers online 'speed-dating' guide to women looking for prospective IS grooms Jan 6, 11:26 am
London, Jan 06 (ANI): A British Islamic State (IS) militant has reportedly published an online guide for "deluded" British women looking to travel to Syria to find a husband.
London, Jan 02 (ANI): Over 76,000 people have been killed in the Syrian conflict in the year 2014 marking it as the deadliest year yet in the country's four year conflict, said activists.
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): Islamic State (IS) militants have claimed to have shot down a fighter jet and captured its pilot in Iraq, days after it captured a Jordanian pilot in Syria.
IS reportedly killed over 200 own fighters for trying to flee war Dec 30, 12:47 pm
London, Dec 30 (ANI): A senior monitoring group claims that the Islamic State militants have killed at least 120 of its own fighters for trying to flee jihad and return home.
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