In ‘Islamic State recruiter’ case, his mother’s letter is key NIA evidence

In ‘Islamic State recruiter’ case, his mother’s letter is key NIA evidence

Sheikh Azhar ul Islam and Mohammed Farhan Shaikh, who were deported from Dubai with Damudi last year, recently pleaded guilty to the charges against them and were convicted by a Delhi court. Damudi is contesting the case against him and is being currently tried by a special court. Bengaluru : A mother’s letter to her son questioning his association with

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Islamic State Unable To Gain Foothold in India : Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Islamic State Unable To Gain Foothold in India : Home Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi : India’s home minister Rajnath Singh said June 3 that the Islamic State group has been unable to gain a foothold in the country even though India has the world’s second-largest Muslim population. Indian security agencies are keeping a close watch on Islamic State’s activities and have been successful in countering the challenges posed by the group, Singh

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NIA arrests JKH chief : Terror group recruited youth for Islamic State

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New Delhi : On Monday, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested the president of the Junood-ul-Khalifa-Fil-Hind (JKH), a terror group that has pledged loyalty to the Islamic State and which is responsible for sending recruits from India to Syria, reports said. Mumbai Mirror reported that the accused, Amjad Khan, 37, who was recently deported from Saudi Arabia, allegedly founded the

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High alert in Maharashtra as intelligence inputs warn about ISIS attack on Mumbai

High alert in Maharashtra as intelligence inputs warn about ISIS attack on Mumbai

Mumbai : A high alert has been sounded in the state after the police claimed to have received an intelligence input about Islamic State members trying to enter Mumbai via sea. A source said that nine suspects, who hail from Assam, are likely to target Mumbai. While coast guard officials denied sending any such information, Mumbai police officials refused to

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Kerala Islamic State module had planned on killing judges

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These members were also involved in the radicalisation of several other youth in Kerala and Tamil Nadu, the NIA chargesheet alleges. New Delhi : The chargesheet filed by the National Investigation Agency in connection with an Islamic State module from Kerala states that the members had planned on targeting judges of the high court. Foreigners, judges, politicians and police officers

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‘Islamic State module’ targeted PM’s Lucknow Dussehra rally but failed: NIA

‘Islamic State module’ targeted PM’s Lucknow Dussehra rally but failed: NIA

New Delhi : The Islamic State-inspired terror module that was allegedly behind the March 7 blast on an Ujjain-Bhopal passenger train had made a failed attempt to target Prime Minister Narendra Modi last year, NIA sources said. Two of the arrested accused — Mohammad Danish and Atif Muzaffar — have told interrogators that they planted an IED near the venue

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