Belgium hunts ‘several’ suspects – Tense Brussels reviews security alert

BRUSSELS: A tense Belgian capital was locked down for a second day yesterday with police and troops patrolling deserted streets as authorities reviewed whether...

Berlin sets up refugee shelter at former Stasi HQ

BERLIN: Berlin has opened a shelter at the former headquarters of communist East Germany's feared Stasi secret police to help house a record influx...

Russia pounds IS targets in Syria

BEIRUT: Russia has bombed the Islamic State group in the heaviest strikes in eastern Syria since the war began. The United Nations, meanwhile, passed...

Brussels on lockdown in fear of Paris-style attack – Minister wants door-to-door hunt in...

BRUSSELS: Brussels was on terror lockdown yesterday in fear of a Paris-style attack, with a gunman wanted over the deadly rampage in the French...

EU ministers to back France, tighten controls after attacks – Travelers’ data, passport checks,...

BRUSSELS: EU interior and justice ministers in Brussels yesterday pledged solidarity with France in the wake of the Paris attacks a week ago and...

France ‘at risk of a chemical attack’ – Mastermind of Paris attacks Abaaoud died...

PARIS: Prime Minister Manuel Valls warned yesterday that France was at risk of a chemical or biological weapons attack, as lawmakers voted to extend...

Two killed in fierce Paris police raid

PARIS: A woman blew herself up and a suspected jihadist was killed yesterday in a massive police assault in Paris targeting the possible mastermind...

Group says ‘Schweppes bomb’ downed Russian plane – IS executes Chinese, Norwegian hostages

CAIRO: Islamic State said in the latest edition of its English language magazine yesterday that it had killed a Chinese and a Norwegian captive,...

Air France flights to Paris diverted over bomb scare – Airline receives anonymous bomb...

LOS ANGELES: Two Paris-bound Air France flights from the United States were diverted Tuesday and landed safely after the airline received anonymous bomb threats,...

Turkey detains 8 Europe-bound IS suspects ‘posing as refugees’ – British ‘terror sponsors’ held...

ISTANBUL: Turkish police detained eight suspected members of the Islamic State jihadist (IS) group, state media said yesterday, adding they were planning to sneak...

Religious sisters pose as prostitutes to save sex slaves

LONDON: An army of religious sisters who rescue victims of human trafficking by posing as prostitutes to infiltrate brothels and buying children being sold...

Russia confirms bomb downed Egypt plane – Putin vows revenge

MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin vowed vengeance as Moscow yesterday confirmed that a bomb attack brought down a Russian passenger jet over Egypt last month,...

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7th March