Looted cash, gold helps Islamic State recruit in Philippines

By Tom Allard MARAWI CITY | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Islamist insurgents looted cash, gold and jewellery worth tens of millions of dollars when they occupied a southern Philippines town last year, treasure one of their leaders has used to recruit around

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Meghalaya: Rebel congress legislators refused to come back

Shillong | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

In poll bound hilly state Meghalaya, Congress is finding it hard to keep its house in order. The senior leadership of Congress in the state had series of meeting with disgruntled legislators and requ

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Indian Navy's all-women sailing boat reaches Falkland Islands

Port Stanley (Falkland Islands) |Monday, 2018 2:45:06 PM IST

The Indian Navy's sailing boat INSV Tarini, with an all-women crew, on Monday entered Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands, after crossing the Cape of Horn on January 18.

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INSV Tarini enters port Stanley in Falkland Islands

New Delhi | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

In a first-ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew, INSV Tarini entered Port Stanley (Falkland islands) on Monday during its maiden voyage to circumnavigate the globe. The ves

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Former Naga CM Chishi, legislator Zhimomi join BJP

Dimapur (Nagaland) | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Giving a major booster to the BJP in the run up to the crucial assembly polls in Nagaland, former Chief Minister K L Chishi on Monday joined the saffron party. According to sources, legislator Jacom

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ISL: Jamshedpur beat Delhi with superb comeback

Jamshedpur |Sunday, 2018 9:15:06 PM IST

Jamshedpur FC staged a stunning comeback to edge out Delhi Dynamos FC 3-2 in an exciting Indian Super League (ISL) clash here on Sunday.

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UN sanctions monitoring team due in Islamabad next week

Islamabad |Sunday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST

The United Nations Security Councils sanctions monitoring team will visit Islamabad on a two-day trip starting next Thursday for an assessment of Pakistans compliance with the world bodys sanctions re

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Iraqi court sentences German woman of Arab descent to death for joining Islamic State

BAGHDAD | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Iraqi court on Sunday sentenced to death a German woman of Arab descent for joining Islamic State, a spokesman for the criminal court in Baghdad said. The woman was caught by Iraqi forces during the b

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ISL: Pune secure second victory over ATK

Pune |Saturday, 2018 11:15:04 PM IST

FC Pune City continued their march towards securing a place in the Indian Super League (ISL) play-offs with a "double" over ATK as they scripted a comfortable 3-0 victory at Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Spo

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ISL: Resurgent Delhi instill fear in Jamshedpur's minds

Jamshedpur | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

Jamshedpur FC are enjoying a decent debut season in the ongoing Hero Indian Super League (ISL) and have notched up 13 points from their 10 games. The Steve Coppell's men are currently in seventh posit

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ISL: Resurgent Delhi test for Jamshedpur FC (Preview)

Jamshedpur |Saturday, 2018 9:45:14 PM IST

Jamshedpur FC have a chance to go within touching distance of the top four places of the Indian Super League (ISL) when they square up against bottom-placed Delhi Dynamos at JRD Tata Sports Complex he

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Kerala eye top-four slot, face Goa in ISL (Preview)

Kochi |Saturday, 2018 9:45:24 PM IST

Kerala Blasters will look to overtaking fourth-placed FC Goa in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) table when they meet at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Sunday.

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