Epaper
Follow us:
Home > Topic > Islamic State
    Islamic State

    Islamic State

    The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, officially as the Islamic State, and by its Arabic language acronym Daesh, is a Salafi jihadist militant group and former unrecognised proto-state that follows a fundamentalist, Salafi doctrine of Sunni Islam.

    Read more
    ISKP chief's arrest traces roots of Kabul gurdwara attack to Pakistan
    International

    ISKP chief's arrest traces roots of Kabul gurdwara attack to Pakistan

    Mawlawi Abdullah aka Aslam Farooqui, the so-called emir of Pakistan-sponsored module of the Islamic State of Khorasan Province (ISKP), is under detention by Afghan forces for the massacre of 27 Sikh worshippers at Shor Bazaar Gurudwara in Kabul on March 25.

    Last rites of 2 Ludhiana men killed in Kabul Gurdwara attack performed
    National

    Last rites of 2 Ludhiana men killed in Kabul Gurdwara attack performed

    The last rites of two people from Ludhiana, who were killed in the Kabul gurdwara attack, were performed at a cremation ground near SDP college here on Tuesday.

    Last rights of Tian Singh, who died in Kabul Gurdwara attack to be performed today
    National

    Last rights of Tian Singh, who died in Kabul Gurdwara attack to be performed today

    The last rites of Tian Singh, who was killed in the March 25 terror attack at the historic gurudwara in the Afghan capital of Kabul is set to be conducted at the Lodhi Cremation ground today.

    US-led coalition forces hand K1 military base to Iraqi forces
    Politics

    US-led coalition forces hand K1 military base to Iraqi forces

    The US-led international coalition forces, tasked with fighting the Islamic State (IS) terror group, withdrew from the K1 military base in Kirkuk and handed over to the Iraqi forces.

    Sikh separatist leader condemns Kabul gurdwara attack, requests India to shelter minorities from Afghanistan
    International

    Sikh separatist leader condemns Kabul gurdwara attack, requests India to shelter minorities from Afghanistan

    Jaswant Singh Thekedar, the founder of Dal Khalsa - a Sikh separatist organisation, has condemned the barbaric attack on a historic gurdwara in Kabul and requested the Indian government to shelter the remaining families of Sikhs and Hindus from Afghanistan.

    Kerala man among IS terrorists who attacked Kabul Gurdwara
    National

    Kerala man among IS terrorists who attacked Kabul Gurdwara

    A man from Kerala was among the terrorists affiliated to Islamic State (IS) who allegedly attacked a Gurdwara in Kabul earlier this week in which 27 people were killed.

    IS terrorist involved in attack on Sikhs in Kabul was Kerala shopkeeper (IANS EXCLUSIVE)
    National

    IS terrorist involved in attack on Sikhs in Kabul was Kerala shopkeeper (IANS EXCLUSIVE)

    One of the four terrorists involved in the terror attack on Sikhs in Kabul was a 30-year-old shopkeeper who had fled along with 14 other youths from Kerala to join the Islamic State (ISIS) four years ago.

    In wake of Kabul gurdwara attack, activist says no peace until religious terrorism is defeated
    International

    In wake of Kabul gurdwara attack, activist says no peace until religious terrorism is defeated

    In the wake of the recent barbaric attack on the minority Sikh community in Afghanistan by Islamic State terrorists, a Scottish human rights activist has opined that there can be no peace until religious terrorism is totally defeated and annihilated.

    UNSC condemns terror attack on Kabul gurdwara, underlines need to hold perpetrators accountable
    International

    UNSC condemns terror attack on Kabul gurdwara, underlines need to hold perpetrators accountable

    The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Thursday (local time) condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack conducted by the Islamic State terrorists on the Dharamshala Sikh Temple in Kabul on March 25, which resulted in the killing death of at least 25 people and injuries to many others.

    Deeply concerned about reports of blasts near cremations site in Kabul: Jaishankar
    International

    Deeply concerned about reports of blasts near cremations site in Kabul: Jaishankar

    External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday expressed deep concern on reports of blasts near the cremation site of those killed in an attack on gurudwara in Kabul by Islamic State.

    Most Popular Stories

    Corona
    Patients3,588
    Died99
    Corona
    Patients1,270,843
    Died69,379
    Corona
    Coronavirus Live updates! Around the world