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24 July, 2017 8:05 AM On Missing Indians, Congress Preps Privilege Notice Against Sushma Swaraj

In 2014, the Indian labourers, mostly from Punjab, were taken hostage by ISIS when it overran Iraq's second largest city Mosul. The workers were trying to leave Mosul when they were intercepted. Amid speculation, protests and opposition questions over 39 Indians missing in Iraq since they were kidnapped in 2014, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj will make a statement 21

23 July, 2017 1:59 PM Sushma Swaraj to hold talks with Iraqi counterpart on abducted Indians

NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will hold extensive talks with her Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim al-Jaafari tomorrow during which focus is expected to be on the issue of 39 Indians kidnapped by the ISIS three years back from Mosul city. Al-Jaafari's visit from July 24 to July 28 to India comes two weeks after Iraqi Prime Minister Haider 15

22 July, 2017 7:22 PM Indians missing in Iraq: Search operation underway, says Amit Shah

India Today brings you exclusive on-the-ground reporting from Iraq. Get all the latest updates on this evolving situation right here. Less than a week after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said 39 Indians missing from Iraq since 2014 might be alive in a prison in the civil war-ravaged country, an India Today team travelled all the way to Badush 16

22 July, 2017 3:56 PM Donald Trump On Twitter Slams New York Times For 'Foiling' Bid To Capture ISIS Chief

President Donald Trump on Saturday attacked The New York Times and its "sick agenda," alleging that one of the paper's reports thwarted a US bid to take out ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. "The Failing New York Times foiled US attempt to kill the single most wanted terrorist, Al-Baghdadi. Their sick agenda over National Security," Donald Trump wrote 22

22 July, 2017 4:38 AM Meet Harjit Masih, the only one among the Indians abducted by ISIS to have returned home

Masih claims the other abducted Indians have been executed by the terrorist group. More than a week has passed since the Iraqi Government declared Mosul free from the dreaded terrorist group ISIS. But the mystery of the 39 missing Indians in Mosul continues to haunt family members, who now want to travel to the Iraqi city. India Today set out to meet Harjit 23

19 July, 2017 6:28 PM US keeping Pakistan on safe haven of terrorists list is extension of Modi-Trump's joint statement

For the first time, the US has directly termed Pakistan a safe haven for terrorists in its annual 'Country Reports on Terrorism' released by the US State Department. The report analysing terror activities in 2016 says various terrorist groups including Afghan Taliban, Haqqani Network, LeT and JeM continue to operate from Pakistan-based safe havens. The line taken 26

19 July, 2017 5:44 PM Pakistan among countries providing 'safe havens' to terrorists: US

The US has listed Pakistan among the nations and regions providing "safe havens" to terrorists, saying terror groups like the LeT and JeM continued to operate, train, organise and fundraise inside the country in 2016. WASHINGTON: The US on Wednesday listed Pakistan among the nations and regions providing "safe havens" to terrorists, saying terror groups 69

17 July, 2017 5:49 PM New reports indicate ISIS leader still alive

The Pentagon could not confirm on Monday new reports that the leader of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is still alive, following reports of his death last week. A top Kurdish counterterrorism official told Reuters on Monday that he was 99 percent sure that ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was alive and south of Raqqa in Syria. “Baghdadi is definitely 32

16 July, 2017 8:33 AM 39 Indians, Missing In Iraq, Likely Jailed In Badush Where Fighting Continues: Sushma Swaraj

Sources in Iraq told Minister of State for External Affairs General VK Singh that the 39 kidnapped Indians have been most likely kept in a jail in Badush in northern Iraq, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said 39 Indians kidnapped by the terrorist group ISIS in Iraq in 2014 have been jailed 44

15 July, 2017 6:43 AM Germany Confirms 2 Nationals Killed In Egypt Resort Attack

The attack in the Red Sea Resort in Egypt has left 3 dead and 4 others wounded. "We can now sadly confirm that 2 German tourists died in the attack at Hurghada," a foreign ministry statement said. "We don't know his motives yet, he could be crazy or perturbed -- it's too early to tell," a senior interior ministry official told AFP. In January 2016, three 48