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  • IS suicide attack on Libya election commission kills 12

    Suicide bombers storms Libya's electoral commission in Tripoli, killing at least a dozen people in an attack claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group.

  • 'IS behind' deadly Iraq car bombing

    So-called Islamic State says it carried out a car bombing that killed at least 17 people in the central Iraqi town of Khalis.

  • Nice lorry attacker 'researched route'

    The Tunisian man who carried out the lorry attack in the French city of Nice researched his route in the days beforehand, French media reports say.

  • Arsonists turn into secret killers

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday hinted that BNP-Jamaat men had links with the recent secret killings and the government had substantial evidence in this regard. These two parties have changed their tactics and started attacking some “soft targets,” following public wrath for their arson attacks early last year, she added.

  • Priest killed in similar fashion

    Nobody had an answer as Shefali wailed, “Why would anyone kill my husband whose only job was to perform puja?” Ananda Gopal Ganguly had been performing services at different temples in his village and adjacent areas for decades, she said. His father Satya Gopal Ganguly was also a priest.

  • Christian trader killed in Natore

    Unknown assailants yesterday hacked to death a Christian grocer in Baraigram upazila of Natore, the latest in a series of attacks on religious minorities.

  • IS ‘claims’ credit for Kushtia killing

    A day into the killing of homeopath Sanaur Rahman in Kushtia, global terror outfit Islamic State yesterday claimed responsibility for the

  • 250 Syrians missing after IS attack east of Damascus: Residents

    Around 250 Syrian civilians are feared kidnapped after an attack by the Islamic State jihadist group on a cement factory east of Damascus, residents tell AFP on Thursday.