Islamic State

NIA files charge sheet on J&K terror recruitment, confirms presence of ISIS in India

Although ISJK has been believed to be inspired by ISIS, this is the first time that NIA has made the claim of a direct link between the two groups. 

published on : 23rd May 2019

Kashmir's changing terror matrix-1: Islamic State enlarges footprint in valley of death

The Islamist fundamentalist has TAKFIR ingrained in his psyche which asks him to target the apostate.

published on : 21st May 2019

UK foils 19 terror attacks in two years, cracks down on ISIS travel 

In the past two years, UK have foiled 19 major terrorist attacks 14 of them Islamist

published on : 20th May 2019

Indian-origin man guilty of trying to join ISIS jailed for 14 years in UK 

Hanzalah Patel, from the British city of Leicester, denied the charges but was found guilty by a jury at the end of a trial at Birmingham Crown Court in April.

published on : 20th May 2019

Bomb attack on Shiite militiamen kills 7 in eastern Iraq

While 26 were injured, no one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.

published on : 19th May 2019

47 suspected militants, 5 troops killed in Sinai: Egyptian Army

The Sinai Peninsula, in the north-east of the country, is the epicentre of a hardened Islamist insurgency spearheaded by IS.

published on : 16th May 2019

Malaysia arrests suspected militants 'planning' to attack non-Muslim places of worship

Malaysia and Indonesia, both Muslim-majority countries, are on high alert amid fears that followers of the jihadists are plotting attacks after the group's defeat in the Middle East.

published on : 16th May 2019

NIA approaches court to add more charges in Kanakamala case

The national agency wants to include charges under section 121A of IPC - conspiring to wage war against the government of India. 

published on : 15th May 2019

At least three dead as blasts rock eastern Afghan city 

Violence in Afghanistan has continued apace even during the holy month of Ramadan, and despite government calls for a ceasefire.

published on : 13th May 2019

Sri Lankan police impose nationwide curfew as communal violence continue to spread 

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also appealed for calm after the unrest broke out, especially in Kurunegala district targeting Muslims.

published on : 13th May 2019

Muslim cleric wanted for airing extremist views arrested by Sri Lankan authorities

The cleric, whose identity has not been disclosed, was wanted for releasing videos in a manner that harms reconciliation in the country and has been remanded till May 14.

published on : 12th May 2019

Kerala: IS-linked module’s fourth member grilled

According to sources, the interrogation of Muhammad Faisal continued from morning to evening.

published on : 9th May 2019

Terror Trail-II: How south India became terror central

In 2009, in a celebrated case, a Malayalee Muslim was found wandering around suspiciously in Kashmir till he was arrested by the security forces.

published on : 8th May 2019

Lashkar-e-Taiba's grand terror plot in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Maldives

A special group headed by Lashkar-e-Taiba's Muzzamil Bhat from Sialkot and his lackeys made forays into Bangladesh, the Maldives and Sri Lanka between 2005 and 2007.

published on : 7th May 2019

Shocker! Terror mastermind Riyas Aboobacker taken to court in a private transport bus

However, on Monday, the intimation we received from Ernakulam Sub- Jail was an accused has to be escorted to Additional District Sessions Court as is the case in normal cases.

published on : 7th May 2019
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