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15 killed in hotel attack in Somalia  Nov 1, 7:22 pm
Mogadishu, Nov. 1 (ANI): At least 15 people were killed by Al-Shabab Islamist militants, who attacked a hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday.
CGPCS to redraw eastern limit of HRA in Indian Ocean  Oct 9, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): European Union Chair of the Contact Group of Piracy off the Coast of Somalia (CGPCS) will now redraw the eastern limit of the High Risk Area (HRA) in the Indian Ocean which is likely to address some of India's maritime security concerns.
'German Somali' suspect carried out Mogadishu hotel blast: Somalia intelligence  Jul 28, 10:23 am
London, July 28 (ANI): A German of Somali origin is believed to have carried out the attack that targeted a hotel in Somalia's capital of Mogadishu, killing 15 people, a Somali intelligence officer said.
Prez Mukherjee extends greetings to Somalia on eve of National Day  Jun 30, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of Somalia on the eve of their National Day.
Al Shabab attack kills 30 at AU military base (Update)  Jun 26, 8:35 pm
London, June 26 (ANI): At least 30 people have been killed in a terror attack at an African Union military base in southern Somalia, witnesses have said.
'Dozens' killed as Al-Shabaab overruns AU base  Jun 26, 7:59 pm
Paris, June 26 (ANI): Militant group Al-Shabaab on Friday overran an African Union (AU) base in Somalia, reportedly killing dozens.
Nearly 60 percent of Americans approve of drone strikes in Pakistan  May 29, 1:41 pm
Karachi, May 29 (ANI): A new poll has revealed that nearly 60 percent of Americans approve of the drone strikes being carried out by their government to eradicate extremism in Pakistan, Somalia and Yemen, despite collateral damage resulting in the deaths of two hostages recently.
Al Shabab recruiting fighters in large numbers in north-eastern Kenya  Apr 16, 2:58 pm
London, Apr. 16 (ANI): According to reports, Somalia's Islamist militant group al Shabab is recruiting fighters in large numbers in north-eastern Kenya.
Kenya pounds Al Shabab bases in Somalia post Garissa College attack  Apr 7, 9:39 am
London, April 7 (ANI): In the aftermath of Thursday's Garissa University College attack, Kenyan jets have pounded militant group Al Shabab's positions in the neighbouring Somalia.
Al-Shabaab threatens to launch more attacks in Kenya post Garissa massacre  Apr 5, 3:39 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 05 (ANI): Somalia's Islamic extremist group Al-Shabaab has threatened Kenya of further attacks, similar to the recent one on Garissa University College, which witnessed the death of around 150 people.
Al Shabab leader renounces violence, quits Al Qaeda-linked terror outfit   Jan 28, 11:09 am
Johannesburg, Jan 28 (ANI): The leader of the Somalia-based Islamist militant group, Al Shabaab, who carries a three million dollar bounty on his head, has reportedly quit the terror outfit and renounced violence perpetrated by the Al Qaeda-linked organization.
U.S. airstrike kills al-Shabab intelligence chief in Somalia   Dec 31, 11:59 am
London, Dec 31 (ANI): A United States airstrike has killed the intelligence chief of the al-Shabab Islamist group named in Somalia, said officials.
US conducts air strike in Somalia targeting senior al-Shabab leader  Dec 30, 12:47 pm
London, Dec 30 (ANI): The United States conducted an air strike targeting a senior leader of the al-Shabab terrorist group in Somalia, the US defence department said.
Al Shabaab attacked African military base to avenge leader Godane's death   Dec 27, 11:08 am
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): Somalia's al Qaeda linked militant group al Shabaab has said that they attacked the African Union military base on Thursday as revenge for the United States airstrike that killed their leader Ahmed Godane in September.
China slips lower on corruption perceptions index despite high-profile anti-corruption campaign  Dec 3, 5:11 pm
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): Despite a highly-publicized anti-corruption campaign headed by Chinese President Xi Jinping, China has scored poorly on an international corruption index and has slipped down by several points when compared to the last year.
Al Shabab kills 36 non-Muslim quarry workers in Kenya  Dec 2, 4:28 pm
London, Dec 02 (ANI): The Al Shabab group has killed 36 non-Muslim quarry workers after singling them out near the north Kenyan town of Mandera.
Kenyan forces gun down 100 militants post deadly bus attack  Nov 24, 12:21 pm
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Kenyan security forces have gunned down at least 100 militants a day after Al Shabab militants launched a deadly attack on a Kenyan bus, officials said.
Somali pirates finally free Indian hostages after 4 years in captivity  Nov 1, 11:58 am
Johannesburg, Nov 01 (ANI): Somali pirates have reportedly released seven Indian sailors who were held hostage for nearly four years.
Somalia announces 2 million dollars bounty for information on al Shabaab's new leader  Sep 28, 11:41 am
Johannesburg, Sep 28 (ANI): Somali's intelligence chief announced a two million dollars bounty on Saturday for information leading to the capture of the new leader of the al-Shabaab terrorist group in the country.
Somali militant group al Shabaab names new leader after Godane killed in U.S. airstrike  Sep 7, 1:18 pm
London, Sep 07 (ANI): Somalia's al Qaeda linked militant group al Shabaab has named Ahmad Umar as their new leader after former head Ahmed Abdi Godane was killed in a United States airstrike earlier this week.
U.S. confirms Al Shabaab leader Ahmed Abdi Godane killed in airstrike  Sep 6, 10:26 am
London, Sep 06 (ANI): The Pentagon has confirmed that Ahmed Abdi Godane, leader of al Qaeda linked militant group al Shabaab has been killed in Somalia in a United States airstrike that was carried out on Monday this week.
Somali government offers amnesty to Islamic extremist group al Shabaab   Sep 4, 3:40 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 4 (ANI): Somalia's government has announced that it is offering amnesty to the al Qaeda linked militant group al Shabaab whose leader was targeted in a United States airstrike on Monday.
U.S. launches airstrikes in Somalia against al-Shabaab militant group  Sep 2, 11:55 am
New York, Sep 2 (ANI): The United States military has launched airstrikes in Somalia against an al-Qaeda linked militant group called al-Shabaab, the Pentagon announced on Monday.
Militant Islamists kill Somali woman for not wearing veil  Jul 31, 10:59 am
London, July 31 (ANI): A Muslim woman in Somalia was shot down by Militant Islamists for refusing to wear a veil, said her relatives.
Drone attacks reduce in Pakistan post plans to terminate bases in Afghanistan  May 30, 3:06 pm
Islamabad, May 30 (ANI): Drone attacks in Pakistan's tribal areas have reduced since December last year after the US military announced its plans to terminate bases from Afghanistan.