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Indonesian cleric gets death sentence for militant attacks

Indonesian cleric gets death sentence for militant attacks

The ruling comes as Indonesia struggles to rein in a rising tide of homegrown militancy, inspired in part by the extremist group Islamic State.

India to resume military strikes on Kashmir militants

India to resume military strikes on Kashmir militants

Army operations were halted on May 16 at the start of the fasting month.

Madame Tussauds owner says visitors still avoiding London

Madame Tussauds owner says visitors still avoiding London

Madame Tussauds owner Merlin Entertainments said on Friday visits to its London attractions were still suffering from the impact of last year's militant attacks in Britain.

Britain receives record number of foreign visitors this year

Britain receives record number of foreign visitors this year

Britain received a record number of foreign visitors in the second quarter of 2017, and the number of Britons making trips abroad reached an all-time high for the time of year, official figures showed on Friday.

Suicide bomber planned Easter attack in Lahore: army

Suicide bomber planned Easter attack in Lahore: army

A female would-be suicide bomber who had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group had planned to carry out an attack on a church in Lahore on Easter Sunday, a Pakistan military spokesman said on Monday.

Machete attacker shot at Louvre museum in Paris

Machete attacker shot at Louvre museum in Paris

A machete-wielding man who yelled "Allahu Akbar" ("God is greatest") was shot and injured as he attacked security forces at the Louvre museum in Paris on Friday, police said.

Singapore detains eight for planning terror attacks in Bangladesh

Singapore detains eight for planning terror attacks in Bangladesh

Singapore has detained eight Bangladeshi men planning to stage terror attacks in their home country, the city state said, the second group of Bangladeshis investigated in the past six months.