Indonesian police will now be allowed to detain terror suspects for as long as 21 days, and they will also be able to charge people for joining or recruiting for a "terrorist" organisation,…
Over the past decade, hundreds of men, almost always Muslims, have been arrested in India on terror charges and left in jails for years on end with little justice in sight.
Twitter has suspended over one million accounts for "promotion of terrorism" since 2015, claiming its efforts have begun to make the platform "an undesirable place" to call for violence.
French authorities said on Friday they intend to seal off extremists within prisons and open new centres to reintegrate returning jihadists into society.
At least four policemen were killed in the Pakistani city of Quetta when a suicide bomber rammed into their bus injuring 17 people, police said.
Twenty attacks were foiled in France last year and no part of the country is free from risk, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said.
At least 11 people were killed and 25 others wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a crowd of police and protesters in Kabul.
Fourteen worshippers were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber attacked a mosque on Nigeria's border with Cameroon, civilian militiamen told AFP.
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law on Friday a bill that toughens sentences for terrorist recruitment.
Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Thursday that armed criminals could be "liquidated on the spot," if militants put up resistance.
A blast in a supermarket in the Russian city of Saint Petersburg that injured ten people on Wednesday was caused by a homemade bomb.
Vietnam jailed 15 people on Wednesday for a foiled terrorism plot to detonate petrol bombs at the country's busiest airport ahead of a national holiday.
Ministers from Afghanistan, Pakistan and China agreed to work together to tackle the threat of terrorism tied to China's vast western Xinjiang region.
A Belgian court on Monday delayed until February the trial of Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam over a shootout in Brussels that led to his capture.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress to extend martial law across the southern third of the country to combat ISIS and communist rebels.
Indonesia is using former terrorists to help pull back others from extremism as part of government deradicalization programs.
Two years after the Paris attacks, France is has enshrined laws to battle terrorism, but the new powers might also be putting minority rights at stake.