An illustration of the Islamic State flag. Photo: Reuters

Islamic State establishes ‘province’ in India for the first time after clash in Kashmir region

  • The militant group’s news agency announced the province, ‘Wilayah of Hind’, in a statement that also claimed Islamic State inflicted casualties on Indian army soldiers in a town in Kashmir region
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An illustration of the Islamic State flag. Photo: Reuters
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An image released by Islamic State’s news agency purports to show Mohammed Zahran (centre), the man Sri Lanka says led the Easter attack that killed over 300 people, as well as other attackers. Photo: AP

Does Sri Lanka attack show Islamic State is targeting South Asia? Indian and Bangladeshi security experts play down threat

  • Authorities in India and Bangladesh are investigating activities with possible Islamic State links while Sri Lanka pursues suspects in bombing that killed 253 people
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An image released by Islamic State’s news agency purports to show Mohammed Zahran (centre), the man Sri Lanka says led the Easter attack that killed over 300 people, as well as other attackers. Photo: AP
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