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  • Two British journalists charged for "terror offences" in Turkey IANS - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    London, Sep 1 (IANS) A Turkish court levelled charges of "working on behalf of a terrorist organisation" against two British reporters and their translator. The two British journalists, Jake Hanrahan and Philip Pendlebury from "Vice News" were … More »

  • Over 850,000 people face acute food insecurity in Somalia: UN study IANS - 1 hour 57 minutes ago

    "The levels of food insecurity and malnutrition are critical," said Peter de Clercq, UN humanitarian coordinator for Somalia, adding "Humanitarian actors and donors have prevented the situation being a lot worse than it is, but we all need to do … More »

  • Jihadi militants advance toward besieged Shia towns in Syria IANS - 3 hours ago

    The Jaish al-Fateh, also known as the Conquer Army, captured parts of terrain south of the town of Foa, which has been besieged by the jihadi rebels for months in the countryside of the northwestern province of Idlib, Xinhua quoted pan-Arab … More »

  • IS burns four Shia militiamen alive in Iraq IANS - 4 hours ago

    Baghdad, Sep 1 (IANS) The Islamic State (IS) terrorist group aired a video of burning four Iraqi Shia militiamen said to be in revenge for earlier burning of Sunni people by government allied forces. The latest video, posted on jihadi websites, … More »

  • Karnataka wants CBI to probe rationalist's murder IANS - 5 hours ago

    Bengaluru, Aug 31 (IANS) Karnataka on Monday decided to ask the CBI to investigate the heinous murder of renowned Kannada rationalist-scholar M.M. Kalburgi at Dharwad on Sunday and expose elements behind the attack. "We have decided to refer the … More »