The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions In her new book No One Understands You and What To Do About It, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about
(CNN) — When ISIS overran their villages near Mosul in August 2014, a small group of Assyrians, a Middle Eastern minority with a history reaching back more than 4,000 years, picked up weapons and formed
The northern lights look cool enough from below, but what about above? Seen from the ground, the aurora borealis is a mighty sight—like being slapped in the eyes with a writhing rainbow. But glimpsed space
With oil revenues falling, the terrorist group will resort to smuggling antiquities as another way of making money Islamist fervour will not have been the sole reason for Isil's decision to loot the ancient
Town in Anbar cleared by government troops and allied fighters with help of coalition air strikes, US military says. Iraqi government forces and allied tribal fighters have retaken the town of Al-Baghdadi
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Security footage appears to show three British schoolgirls, believed to be on their way to join Islamic State militants, waiting for hours at a bus station in Turkey before traveling
Sixty British women and girls, including 18 teenagers, are believed to have travelled to Syria to join Islamic State (Isis) militants, the UK’s top counter-terrorism police officer has said. Deputy assistant
Washington (CNN) — Secretary of State John Kerry insisted that the United States' allies in the Middle East remain on course to defeat ISIS -- though he acknowledged the challenge in Syria is a particularly
(CNN) — Igniting a live man in a cage; severing the heads of dozens; kidnapping, raping and selling women and children -- ISIS' shocking maltreatment of its captives has become regrettably predictable.
The former headteacher of Mohammed Emwazi, the British man identified as an Islamic State killer, has insisted her school was not responsible for his radicalisation after it emerged that two other former
The Telegraph reveals Omar Emwazi, 21, was known as a member of the 'Muslim Mafia' at school and supported an Islamist cleric who inspired one of Lee Rigby’s killers Mohammed Emwazi's younger brother support
World / Updated March 2, 2015 / 6:14 PM GMT Suspected ISIS killer Jihadi John is linked to a gang that carried out violent street robberies in London to pay for terrorists to travel abroad — including
World / Updated Feb. 26, 2015 / 3:39 PM GMT For months, he’s been known only as “Jihadi John,” the blustering ISIS militant in a balaclava with a knife and a British accent who taunts the West in propaganda
The footage comes after Kurdish president warns ISIL of having to pay "a heavy price" if captured Kurds are hurt. The 21 Kurdish fighters captured by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group
Aqsa Mahmood grew up in an affluent part of Glasgow, Scotland, and attended a prestigious private school. She liked listening to the band Coldplay and reading "Harry Potter" books. Then at 19, she disappeared.
Islamic State (Isis) appears to have published a how-to guide for aspiring jihadis and potential recruits, advising them how best to reach Syria, what to pack, and how to deal with Turkish border security.