AL Qaeda

Intelligence agencies identify 5 youths who joined terrorist group in Syria

The youngsters from Kerala and Karnataka joined Jabhat al-Nusra, which is affiliated to Al-Qaeda

published on : 31st May 2019

Zakir Musa’s killing has ended ISIS militancy in Valley, says DGP

He said police and other forces have killed all those who had joined him.

published on : 29th May 2019

Zakir Musa, Jammu and Kashmir's most wanted militant, killed in Kashmir

The forces were fired upon by terrorists trapped inside a house.

published on : 23rd May 2019

UN Security Council sanctions terror group ISIS' South Asia Branch

The listing comes two weeks after the Sanctions Committee designated JeM chief Masood Azhar as "global terrorist" on May 1.

published on : 15th May 2019

France welcomes UN move to designate Masood Azhar as 'global terrorist'

France along with the UK and the US had moved the proposal to designate Azhar as a "global terrorist" in the UN Security Council's 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee in February.

published on : 1st May 2019

Terror groups may be recruiting more women to wage jihad: study

The researchers conducted comparative analyses of 272 women and 266 men, who were matched to control for variables such as ethnicity, nation of residence and age at radicalisation.

published on : 1st May 2019

British Asian fraudsters funded Al-Qaeda in Pakistan, Afghanistan: Report

The gang, based in London, Buckinghamshire, Birmingham, north-west England and Scotland, is alleged to have sent 1 per cent of its gains from their elaborate tax fraud to Al-Qaeda.

published on : 31st March 2019

15 people dead in restaurant blast in Somalia's Mogadishu; Al-Shabaab claims attack

Security officials and witnesses reported bodies strewn on the ground as plumes of smoke rose high into the air after the bomb detonated on Mogadishu's Maka Al-Mukarama road.

published on : 29th March 2019

Afghan airstrikes kill 31 militants: officials

The strikes were carried out in Ghazni province late Wednesday, where the defence ministry said they targeted a "base" belonging to the militants.

published on : 14th March 2019

No change of heart? China hints it may again block move to tag Jaish chief as 'global terrorist'

The proposal to designate Azhar under the 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee of the UN Security Council was moved by France, UK and the US on February 27.

published on : 13th March 2019

Pakistan to put banned terror outfits including JeM in high-risk category: Report

Financial Action Task Force, a Paris-based global watchdog against financial crimes had earlier expressed dissatisfaction over considering these entities as low to medium risk by Islamabad.

published on : 9th March 2019

Jihadists kill 33 regime forces in northwest Syria: monitor

Ansar al-Tawhid has ties to the larger Hurras al-Deen group, which is also active in the area of northwest Syria. Both are considered semi-officials franchises of Al-Qaeda in Syria.

published on : 3rd March 2019

US offers one million dollar reward to find late Osama bin Laden's son Hamza

US intelligence agencies increasingly see the younger bin Laden as a successor to his father for the mantle of global jihad, especially as the even more extreme IS group is confined only to Syria.

published on : 1st March 2019

France kills top Al-Qaeda commander in Sahel

The Algerian, a commander in Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, was reputedly responsible for kidnapping a number of Westerners in North and West Africa.

published on : 22nd February 2019

Al-Qaeda-linked jihadists in Mali kill 10 UN peacekeepers, injure 25

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was in reaction to the visit to Chad by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

published on : 21st January 2019
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