FAISALABAD: As combing operations against terrorists intensify in almost every part of the country, security forces claimed to have arrested seven suspects in the city.
DHAKA: Police in Bangladesh arrested on Sunday four female members of a home-grown militant group blamed for a bloody attack on a cafe in which 22 people were killed, most of them foreigners, an officer said.
ISTANBUL: Turkish authorities on Sunday pressed on with a ruthless crackdown against suspects in the failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, with 6,000 people including generals and judges detained in a move that has sparked international concern.
PARIS: What with protesters and police clashing in Paris, football hooligans brawling at Euro 2016 matches and a deadly terrorist attack, France is hardly a picture-postcard destination these days.
BAGHDAD: Iraq said on Monday it had made arrests as it investigates allegations that Shi’ite militiamen helping the army retake Falluja had executed dozens of Sunni Muslim men fleeing the city held by Islamic State.
NEW YORK: New York police are loosening up — at least when it comes to drinking alcohol and urinating on the street.
DHAKA: Bangladesh police have arrested and charged a publisher after Islamists in the Muslim-majority nationwarned of violent protests over one of his books which they deemed offensive, an officer said Tuesday.
DHAKA: A popular satirical writer has been arrested in Bangladesh for posting articles poking fun at the government, an official said Friday, hours after a three-week ban on Facebook for security reasons was lifted.