BEHEADED

  • Frenchman seen in Islamic State video of beheadings November 18, 2014

    London/Paris: A Frenchman is believed to have been among Islamic State jihadists appearing on a video showing the severed head of US aid worker Peter Kassig, but a British man denied earlier reports that his medical student son was there too. Sunday's announcement of Kassig's death, the fifth such killing of...
  • ISIS beheads another American November 17, 2014

    ISIS on Sunday released a video showing the brutal execution of US aid worker Peter Kassig. US President Barack Obama has confirmed the killing and termed it as 'pure evil'. ...
  • ISIS releases new beheading video November 16, 2014

    The Islamic State Jihadist group on Sunday released another beheading video of US aid worker Peter Kassig. ...
  • Islamic State claims beheading of US aid worker, 18 Syrians November 16, 2014

    Beirut: The Islamic State jihadist group on Sunday claimed to have executed Peter Kassig, a US aid worker kidnapped in Syria, as a warning to the United States. The same video showed the gruesome simultaneous beheadings of at least 18 men described as Syrian military personnel, the latest in a...
  • Kobani being reinforced by Iraqi-Kurds, says John Cantlie, a British hostage October 28, 2014

    ISIS has released a new video of a British hostage showing him in the Syrian border of Kobani. In the video, the hostage John Cantlie has said that Kobani is under the control of the terror group. Cantlie has been held hostage for almost 2 years now. He was kidnapped...
  • British PM orders spy chiefs to hunt down 'Jihadi John' October 5, 2014

    London: Prime Minister David Cameron has asked his spy chiefs to find Islamic State executioner 'Jihadi John' so that he could dispatch special forces to kill or capture the masked man who beheaded the latest British hostage. The Prime Minister has stepped up the hunt for British aid worker Alan Henning's...
  • Islamic State beheads British aid worker October 4, 2014

    The Islamic State on Friday released a video reportedly showing the beheading of British hostage Allen Henning. ...
  • Beheading video another example of Islamic State brutality: US official October 4, 2014

    Washington: The White House has said that a video showing the apparent execution of British hostage Alan Henning was yet another example of the "brutality" of the Islamic State group. President Barack Obama's top counter-terrorism advisor Lisa Monaco said Washington was taking steps to confirm the authenticity of the tape. "If it...
  • US has identified masked man in beheading videos September 25, 2014

    Washington: The US believes it has identified the British-accented masked man in the videos depicting the beheadings of two American journalists and a British aid worker, the FBI director says. FBI Director James Comey told reporters at the bureau's headquarters he would not reveal the man's name or nationality. Comey did not...
  • French tourist beheaded by Algerian jihadist group after France joins US against ISIS September 25, 2014

    Two days after France joined the United States in launching airstrikes on the ISIS militants, an Algerian jihadist group has released a video that appears to show the beheading of a French tourist. ...
  • Algerian extremists allied with ISIS behead French hostage September 24, 2014

    Rabat: Algerian extremists allied with the Islamic State group have decapitated a French hostage after France ignored their demand to stop airstrikes in Iraq, according to a video obtained on Wednesday by a US-based terrorism watchdog. A group calling itself Jund al-Khilafah, or Soldiers of the Caliphate, had said they would...
  • Islamic State releases another video of British hostage September 19, 2014

    London: The Islamic State (IS) militant group has released a new video showing another British journalist who says he is being held hostage by the extremists. In the video, the hostage who identifies himself as John Cantlie, is sitting behind a desk as he speaks to the camera. The hostage, dressed in...
  • ISIS terrorists planned to behead an Australian, says Tony Abbott after counterterrorism operation September 18, 2014

    Sydney: Intelligence showed that terrorists connected with Islamic State were planning to behead a member of the public in Australia, Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Thursday after hundreds of police raided homes in a sweeping counterterrorism operation. Abbott said there was a "serious risk from a terrorist attack" days after...
  • Britain vows to hunt down evil killers of aid worker September 14, 2014

    London: Prime Minister David Cameron vowed on Sunday that Britain would hunt down the killers of an aid worker beheaded by the Islamic State, which he described as the "embodiment of evil". Cameron said Britain was prepared to "take whatever steps are necessary" after David Haines became the third Western hostage...
  • Britain verifying video of aid worker's beheading by ISIS September 14, 2014

    London: The UK foreign office said on Saturday it was "working urgently to verify" a video purporting to show beheading of a British hostage by the Sunni militant group Islamic State (IS) in Syria, media reported. The foreign office said that it was trying to confirm the authenticity of the video...
  • Islamic State beheads 2nd captive Lebanese soldier September 7, 2014

    Beirut: The mother of a Lebanese soldier held captive by the militant Islamic State group says that photographs posted online purporting to show his beheading appear real. Zeinab Noun called her son, Abbas Medlej, a "martyr" after Islamic State supporters today posted images appearing to show a captured Lebanese soldier before...
  • Elderly woman beheaded in machete attack in UK September 5, 2014

    London: An 82yearold woman of Italian origin was beheaded at her home here by a machetewielding suspect who may have been inspired by videos of the Islamic State's recent gruesome killings of two captive American journalists. Palmira Silva was found dead in the garden behind a house in Edmonton in north...
  • The voice in both beheadings by ISIS have different voice: Experts September 3, 2014

    The latest video released by Islamic State terror group ISIS beheading second US journalist have different voice, says experts. ...
  • US says journalist Sotloff beheading video is authentic September 3, 2014

    Washington: The United States said Wednesday that a video showing the beheading of a second US journalist by Islamic State militants is authentic. Islamic State extremists on Tuesday released the video showing freelance reporter Steven Sotloff's beheading, two weeks after the emergence of a video showing the killing of journalist James...
  • TN: 20member gang hacks brothers to death, beheads them September 3, 2014

    Chennai: In a gruesome incident, a 20member gang hacked two brothers to death in Tamil Nadu. The gang then beheaded them with sickles and dumped their heads at a medical college hospital in Chidambaram district. The gang also attacked friends and relatives of the two brothers, Ambulance Kumar and Rajesh, who...
  • ISIS beheads another American journalist, releases video September 2, 2014

    An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of US journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued US airstrikes in Iraq. Sotloff, 31, who freelanced for Time and Foreign Policy magazines, had last been seen in Syrian in August 2013 until...
  • ISIS justifies Foley's beheading, calls it a blessed act August 27, 2014

    CNN's Atika Shubert speaks to two ISIS fighters who glorify the terror group's brutality and call James Foley's beheading a blessed act. ...
  • 3 beheaded in southern Brazil prison riot August 25, 2014

    Sao Paulo: Three prisoners were beheaded and at least five other people were injured in a riot that erupted in a southern Brazilian prison, authorities said. Inmates of the prison in the city of Cascavel, took at least two agents and several other inmates hostage in the uprising, said military...
  • Watch: ISIS release video showing beheading of American journalist August 20, 2014

    The ISIS on Wednesday released a video showing the beheading of US journalist James Foley and threatens to kill another American scribe. ...
  • Islamic State insurgents release purported video of beheading of US journalist August 20, 2014

    Baghdad: Islamic State insurgents released a video on Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of US journalist James Foley, who had gone missing in Syria nearly two years ago, and images of another US journalist whose life they said depended on US action in Iraq. The video, titled 'A Message To America,'...
  • Man arrested for beheading boy over superstition June 23, 2014

    A man has been arrested for allegedly beheading a boy out of superstition for well being of his own ailing children even as his accomplice surrendered before a court in Bihar's Patna district in this connection, a police officer said on Monday. The accused Tuntun Mahto was arrested from the Badi...
  • Beheaded soldier's family hits out at UPA, SP; says will vote for BJP April 16, 2014

    Mathura: In the election season, the disgruntled family of beheaded Indian soldier Hemraj Singh has hit out at the Central and the Uttar Pradesh government, blaming them for making promises and not keeping them. The family now says that it will vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party this time. It's...
  • Pakistani Taliban claims beheading 23 soldiers February 17, 2014

    A faction of Pakistani Taliban has claimed that they have beheaded 23 soldiers kidnapped by them in 2010, an incident that could affect the fledgling peace talks with the government. In a statement sent to media outlets late Sunday night, the Mohmand Agency Taliban chief Umar Khalid Khurasani said that they...
  • Two brothers, who went missing, found beheaded February 17, 2014

    The beheaded bodies of two children, who are brothers, was found on Sunday in an Uttar Pradesh village, police said on Monday. The incident occurred in Lakhimpur Kheri district's Pasgawan village, about 120 km from Lucknow. The brothers, Mohit Dixit (10) and Rochak (8), went missing last week. After searching for them...
  • Beheaded body of man found January 10, 2014

    A beheaded body of a man was on Friday found in Sirsaganj area in the district. The body was recovered from Girdhari Lal Inter College on Friday morning, station officer Dheeraj Pal said. He said efforts are being made to identify the victim. ...