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Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks

Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks

Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events and will consider legislation to force digital platforms to improve the safety of their services, officials said on Sunday.

Qatar free of extremist ideologies: NCPW chief

Qatar free of extremist ideologies: NCPW chief

The National Committee for the Prohibition of Weapons (NCPW) has marked the fifth anniversary of Doha Regional Centre for Training on the Conventions on Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD).

Attacks targeted more countries in 2016 but fewer killed: report

Attacks targeted more countries in 2016 but fewer killed: report

The number of people killed in extremist attacks declined for the second successive year in 2016 but more countries were affected, according to the Global Terrorism Index (GTI) released Wednesday.

Bangladesh extremist killed in suicide blast in Dhaka

Bangladesh extremist killed in suicide blast in Dhaka

An extremist was killed on Tuesday in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka after detonating a suicide vest and other explosives as police prepared to raid his hotel room, an official said.

Anger over known extremist as Britain mourns attack victims

Anger over known extremist as Britain mourns attack victims

Anger mounted in Britain Tuesday over how one of the London attackers slipped through the surveillance net as Prime Minister Theresa May came under pressure two days before an election.

Six die in police raid on extremist hideout in Bangladesh

Six die in police raid on extremist hideout in Bangladesh

A family of five and a fire officer died and two young children were rescued when police raided a suspected Islamist hideout in Bangladesh early Thursday, a senior officer said.

Bangladesh to hang Islamists after president rejects pleas

Bangladesh to hang Islamists after president rejects pleas

A top Islamist extremist under sentence of death has lost his last hope of avoiding the gallows after Bangladesh's president rejected a mercy plea, an official said on Sunday.

Google sorry for adverts alongside extremist content

Google sorry for adverts alongside extremist content

A top Google executive on Monday apologised after UK company and government adverts appeared alongside extremist content on its Internet platforms.

Raids in Austria as 'terror' suspect grilled

Raids in Austria as 'terror' suspect grilled

Austrian police raided several addresses early Saturday as they grilled a suspected extremist thought to have been planning an attack, authorities said.

Bangladesh set to hang extremist leader

Bangladesh set to hang extremist leader

Security was tightened in a Bangladesh southern city Sunday ahead of the expected execution of a senior Islamist extremist whose group has been linked to the murder of foreign hostages, police said.

Top Islamist extremist shot dead in Dhaka

Top Islamist extremist shot dead in Dhaka

Bangladesh police on Saturday shot dead a suspected top Islamist extremist who allegedly had a key role in July's Dhaka cafe attack in which 22 people were killed.

Frenchman held in Ukraine 'planned Euro 2016 attacks'

Frenchman held in Ukraine 'planned Euro 2016 attacks'

Ukraine said on Monday it had arrested a suspected far-right French extremist with a huge arsenal of weapons who allegedly planned to attack the European Championships in France this week.