Pakistan jails alleged mastermind of 2008 Mumbai terror attack

2020-02-12 19:39

The alleged mastermind of a deadly attack on India's financial capital over a decade ago has been jailed in Pakistan for nearly six years on separate terror charges, his lawyer said on Wednesday.

US 'white extremist' trio arrested for anti-government plot

2020-01-18 17:06

Three alleged members of a US white supremacist group have been arrested on charges of plotting to overthrow the American government and conspiracy to murder two anti-fascist activists.

Knife attacker kills man in Paris park, wounds two before being shot dead

2020-01-04 14:53

A knife-wielding man went on the rampage in a park south of Paris on Friday, killing a man out for a walk with his wife and wounding two other people before being shot dead by police, officials said.

6 things to know about lawsuit against MTN and others for allegedly paying off Taliban

2019-12-30 18:59

While the mobile phone operator says it is still reviewing a complaint filed against it and other companies in a US federal court, it added that it conducts business in a "responsible" and "compliant" manner.

Five killed in jihadist attack on Somali hotel, al-Shaabab claims responsibility

2019-12-11 11:35

Five people including three civilians were killed when jihadist militants stormed a hotel in Somalia's capital, police said Wednesday, adding that all five attackers had also died after an hours-long siege.

Crusaders 'terror plot': Cape Town man granted R1 000 bail

2019-12-06 15:35

A Cape Town man who is suspected to be part of the National Christian Resistance Movement, also known as the "Crusaders", has been granted R1 000 bail after making his first appearance in court.

The London Bridge knife attacker wrote a letter in 2012 from prison asking for 'deradicalisation' courses so he could become a 'good citizen of Britain'

2019-12-01 08:46

In the letter, the attacker said he wanted he wanted to live his life as a "good Muslim and also a good citizen of Britain."

Hawks arrest 'Crusaders terrorist movement' leader, discover suspected explosives factory

2019-11-29 21:01

The self-professed leader of the National Christian Resistance Movement, Harry Knoesen, has been arrested by the Hawks at his Mpumalanga home on terrorism-related charges.

Bolivia accuses ex-president Morales of 'terrorism'

2019-11-23 12:22

Bolivia's caretaker government on Friday filed a complaint accusing Evo Morales of "sedition and terrorism" after the ex-president allegedly called on supporters to maintain blockades in the crisis-hit country.

ISIS is reportedly using popular Gen Z app TikTok as its newest recruitment tool

2019-10-23 08:16

Members of the Islamic State have reportedly posted propaganda videos on TikTok of fighters and young women, which have since been deleted.


US troops in Kenya were hit hard and fast by terrorist militants who broke into a frail base

2020-01-24 07:39

The attack was largely overlooked as tensions between the US and Iran flared in the Middle East earlier this month.

US president Donald Trump's assassination of Soleimani is a shocking use of a leader 'decapitation' strategy that has rarely worked in the past

2020-01-10 13:01

Decapitation strikes generally only offer short-term gains while failing to address root problems. Soleimani's killing is poised to be no different.

Gunmen attack bus near Kenya's border with Somalia, 3 people killed

2020-01-02 21:27

At least three people were killed near Kenya's southeastern border with Somalia on Thursday when gunmen ambushed the bus they were travelling in, a government official said.

MTN faces US complaint for allegedly aiding, making payments to Taliban

2019-12-30 13:08

The mobile phone operator says it conducts its business in a "responsible and compliant manner in all its territories".

Eight killed in Kenya bus attack

2019-12-07 10:38

Several police officers were among at least eight people killed in an attack on a bus in northeast Kenya believed to have been staged by the Somali Islamist Shebaab group, a presidential spokesperson said on Saturday.

Terrorism accused, Crusaders leader to spend Christmas behind bars

2019-12-02 20:44

Johannes Knoesen, the self-professed leader of the National Christian Resistance Movement and suspected terrorist, and his co-accused are expected to spend Christmas behind bars after their case was postponed to the new year.

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the London Bridge knife terror attack

2019-11-30 22:02

The Islamic State said one of its soldiers carried out the attack a day after it happened, but it hasn't offered any proof.

Twenty suspects face trial for deadly 2015 Paris attacks

2019-11-29 20:04

French prosecutors called Friday for 20 suspects to go on trial over the massacre of 130 people by suicide bombers and gunmen in Paris four years ago.

Islamic State head Baghdadi believed dead after US strike: US media

2019-10-27 10:24

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was believed to be dead after a US military raid in Syria's Idlib region, US media reported early on Sunday.

ISIS has been waiting for this very moment as Trump-fuelled chaos in Syria helps it regroup

2019-10-15 06:39

Protests in Iraq against the government and a Turkish incursion into northeastern Syria com as ISIS has worked to restructure its leadership.

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