Published on Jan 26 2015 // Opinion
PRATIK RIMAL From the basement, the murmur and footsteps coming from the ground floor sounded like a victorious military march. As they came closer to the low lit two feet wide passage, their faces and clothes got visible. They were wearing salwar kameez, pants and shirts. At the door, the once empty...

Published on Dec 16 2014 // World News
Over 100 children killed in Peshawar school terror attack
At least 100 children were killed and more than 80 were wounded in a terror attack on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan. Pakistan Taliban has taken responsibility of the terror attack. According to the news agencies, the Taliban stormed a school run by Pakistan military in the city in the morning hours. Police...

Published on Dec 15 2014 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Gunman still holding staff and customers hostage in Sydney’s Lindt Chocolat Cafe
SYDNEY (AP): Five people escaped from a Sydney cafe where a gunman took an unknown number of hostages during Monday morning rush hour. Two people inside the cafe were earlier seen holding up a flag with an Islamic declaration of faith that has often been used by extremists, raising fears that a terrorist...

Published on Oct 22 2014 // World News
Multiple shootings in Canadian parliament: Soldier and gunman killed in attack
A Royal Canadian Mounted Police intervention team responds to shooting at Parliament building in Ottawa on Wednesday. (AP Photo) Update: Currently, the Ottawa Police is briefing about the shooting incident taken place earlier. A soldier who was shot by the gunmen at a war memorial in Ottawa has died. The...

Published on Oct 13 2014 // Nepal News
Kathmandu: The Indian intelligence officials have warned that terrorists are hatching a murder plot of ‘prominent Nepali politicians’. In a secret and official letter to the Nepal Government through Ministry of Foreign Affairs by the Kathmandu-based Indian Embassy, such highly sensitive information...

Published on Sep 24 2014 // Featured, Slideshow, World News
Leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram shot dead
A screengrab taken on August 24, 2014 from a video released by Boko Haram shows the leader of the Nigerian Islamist extremist group, Abubakar Shekau, delivering a speech at an undisclosed location (AFP Photo/) September 24: The chief of Nigeria’s terrorist group Boko Haram Abubakar Shekau was shot...

Published on Sep 16 2014 // World News
3 NATO soldiers killed in suicide attack in Kabul
September 16: At least three NATO soldiers were killed in a suicide car bomb explosion in Kabul, the Afghan capital. A suicide car bomber rammed into a NATO military group near the US embassy on Tuesday, killing three NATO soldiers, international news agency reported. The fourth NATO soldier was critically...