Bangladesh: Islamic State’s New Base In South Asia?

Bangladesh: Islamic State’s New Base In South Asia?

By Balasubramaniyan Viswanathan Dhaka : Islamic State in recent times have intensified its campaign in Bangladesh, propagating its message of Khilafah through its media apparatus and as well as being operationally active inside Bangladesh with a string of attacks. The latest issue of Dabiq, which is the Islamic State’s official magazine, carried two articles that have relevance to the Islamic

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Islamic State radicalisation: Top 10 points by PM Modi to tackle the issue

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Amidst mounting concerns over radicalisation of youths by Islamic State, a nationwide effort has been launched to deradicalise some of the youngsters who may have been influenced by its ideology. Muslim clerics, intelligentsia and leading members of the community are at the forefront of this initiative. Different ministries and government departments both at the Centre and states, including

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India’s ban on Islamic State

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New Delhi : Quickly after the arrest of a youth from Maharashtra upon his return from Iraq where he underwent some training as a fighter for Islamic State, and the dramatic arrest thereafter of an engineer in Bengaluru for posting on the microblogging site Twitter material that praised IS and its actions, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has told Parliament that

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