• Vatican link in 'al-Qaeda' arrests

    Suspected extremists being investigated in Italy over links to al-Qaeda may have been planning an attack on the Vatican in 2010, prosecutors say.

  • Air strikes kill 40 in Yemen

    Two air strikes in Yemen has killed at least 40 people, most of them civilians and has wounded dozens of others, medical sources said.

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    Amal Clooney to defend ex-Maldives President

    Jailed former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed has approached renowned international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney to defend him.

  • Deadly gun battle in Afghan City

    Gunmen dressed in military uniforms have stormed the office of the attorney general in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif, killing at least five people and injuring 25.

  • '2,000 removed from Syrian camp after IS advance'

    Around 2,000 people have been evacuated from the Yarmuk Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus after the Islamic State group seized large parts of it, a Palestinian official told AFP.

  • Afghanistan suicide bomb blast kills 16

    16 people have been killed in a suicide bombing in the eastern Afghan city of Khost,

  • IS followers send 'up to 1 lakh tweets a day: EU police chief

    A European police chief says that the sophisticated online communications which is developing everyday has become the biggest problem for security agencies tackling terrorism.

  • Eliminate terrorism, PM tells law enforcers

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina directs the law enforcement agencies to work with utmost sincerity to eliminate terrorism

  • Prevent banking by militants: BB chief

    Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Dr Atiur Rahman asks the commercial banks to take the highest cautionary measures so that no one can use the banking channel for financing terrorism both at home and aboard

  • 5 Pakistan cops die in Taliban attack

    Authorities and Taliban spokeman say that the Pakistani Taliban killed five police officers in a rocket attack in country's southwest on Friday. In another incident of a Taliban attack, on a police bus in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi left 10 people wounded.

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