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ISIS: Amidst fanfare and support, there are regrets, sorrows and sadness...

The women say it was misguided religious faith, naivety, a search for something to believe in youthful rebellion.

23 Apr 2019 4:10 PM

Our stand on Syria will not be reversed: Trump

Trump agreed on Thursday to keep about 200 US troops as part of planned multinational force that would maintain a safe zone in Syria.

23 Feb 2019 1:25 PM

UK will strip citizenship from teen, who joined ISIS, says family lawyer

Shamima Begum, a 19-year-old UK citizen, wants to return home with a new-born baby.

20 Feb 2019 1:44 PM

Two US service members killed in ISIS-claimed attack in Syria

Two US service members were among those killed in a fiery explosion.

17 Jan 2019 9:12 AM

The scenario in Syria gets more dangerous

The bringing down of the Russian aircraft has created fresh uncertainties in the complex Syrian scenario.

03 Oct 2018 1:36 AM


From Syria with love for Putin

Samanda, a chirpy girl in the team of Putin supporters, said the group’s composition is a reflection on the mentality of the youth in her country.

09 Jul 2018 12:25 AM

SIRI interrupts UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson in Parliament

Siri's interruption prompted the Speaker of the Commons, John Bercow, to ask "what a very rum business that is."

05 Jul 2018 3:37 PM

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s son killed in Syria

The group's statement showed an image of a young boy carrying an assault rifle and gave no further details.

05 Jul 2018 8:51 AM

In war-torn Syria, 'cat man' starts rare animal clinic

Some stay under observation at his clinic for weeks, but not all get the treatment they need.

05 Jun 2018 3:13 PM

Syrian teen who took chemistry lessons on mobile gets Cambridge scholarship

Abdullah Kattineh, used a four-inch mobile phone to teach himself chemistry as his family in Damascus were unable to afford books.

29 May 2018 11:05 AM


Israel-Iran conflict is in grave danger of escalating

Along with physically bombing Iranian targets, Israel is also trying to drive a wedge between Iran and the regime of Bashar al-Assad.

15 May 2018 12:27 AM

Separatist leaders slam Army Chief for remark

The JKDFP said, “We firmly believe that Aazadi is our fate and people like Gen. Rawat and the whole world will see it. Just wait and watch.”

11 May 2018 2:30 AM

If Syria implodes, India will be hit

India has the requisite resources and troops for these operations, in which our armed forces are enviably adept.

01 May 2018 5:54 AM

Indian diaspora in Gulf are in no imminent danger

The US-Iranian tango is complex and unpredictable, given the long history of American interference in Iran.

22 Apr 2018 5:40 AM

Diplomacy by blackmail

A wedge was driven between Turkey, which endorsed the strikes, and its Russian and Iranian partners in the Syrian political process.

22 Apr 2018 2:56 AM


Trump thanks France, UK for ‘wisdom', 'fine military’ after missile attacks on Syria

Reports say ‘large part’ of Syrian regime’s chemical arsenal has been destroyed during coordinated strikes by US, Uk and France.

14 Apr 2018 8:15 PM

Syria strikes: Here's everything you need to know

Strikes were aimed at "chemical weapons infrastructure" in what US billed as a warning against Assad employing such weapons in future.

14 Apr 2018 3:54 PM

Israeli official justifies US-led strikes on Syria

Tensions have been running high between Israel and its arch-foe Iran, a key backer of the Syrian regime.

14 Apr 2018 2:55 PM

Deal struck for rebels’ final pullout from Syria’s Ghouta

Backed by Russia, Assad’s forces have scor-ed a series of victories over rebel forces in recent years.

02 Apr 2018 6:09 AM

A deeply researched thriller on ISIS

The thriller aspect of the book is fairly thrill-less but by the time the plan to get Zahi out is ready, you do feel invested in her escape.

11 Mar 2018 12:26 AM