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Islamic State group claims Sri Lanka attacks – propaganda arm

'Those that carried out the attack that targeted members of the US-led coalition and Christians in Sri Lanka the day before yesterday are Islamic State group fighters,' says ISIS propaganda agency Amaq

'Those that carried out the attack that targeted members of the US-led coalition and ...

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Islamic State group claims Sri Lanka attacks – propaganda arm

The 117 seats over 15 states being fought for on Tuesday, April 23, are the biggest ...

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Modi casts vote on India's 'Super Tuesday'

'The preliminary investigations have revealed that what happened in Sri Lanka was in ...

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Probe shows Sri Lanka attacks 'retaliation for Christchurch' – government

Flags are lowered to half mast on government buildings, and people bow their heads and ...

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Sri Lanka falls silent for victims of Islamist attack

The border skirts the volatile southeastern Iranian province of Sistan-Baluchistan which ...

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Iran, Pakistan to set up border 'reaction force' after attacks

(UPDATED) Two additional blasts are triggered as security forces carry out raids ...

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Sri Lanka blames Islamists for Easter attacks

Two additional blasts are triggered as security forces carried out raids searching for ...

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Fresh arrests as Sri Lanka Easter attack toll hits 290

Reports say 13 men from the same radical group were arrested for the 8 attacks on Easter ...

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Police arrest 13 for Sri Lanka blasts

The series of blasts on Easter Sunday is one of the deadliest attacks in the island ...

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Sri Lanka blasts: What we know so far

Activists say the murder has exposed a 'culture of impunity' surrounding sex crimes ...

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Bangladesh puts anti-sexual harassment units in schools after girl's murder