Hindu priest killed in Bangladesh, ISIS claims responsibility : Reuters

Hindu priest killed in Bangladesh, ISIS claims responsibility

Dhaka : Suspected Islamist militants stabbed to death a Hindu priest at a temple in Bangladesh on Sunday, and shot and wounded a devotee who went to his aid. Police said the attack was perpetrated by a local militant group, while Islamic State claimed responsibility in a statement issued via social media. Bangladesh has experienced a wave of militant violence

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Islamic State claims Bangladesh mosque attack

Extra security has been put in place at a Shia mosque in the capital Dhaka after this week's attack. Photograph: Abir Abdullah/EPA

Dhaka : The Islamic State terrorist group has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack at a packed mosque of minority Ahmadi community during Friday prayers in northwestern Bangladesh, in which 10 people were wounded. US-based monitoring group SITE reported that IS, which has claimed responsibility for many recent attacks in Bangladesh, said it targeted worshippers at the mosque in Bagmara

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Bangladesh : Police detain schoolboy for suspected ‘Islamic State’ links in Mymensingh


Dhaka : Police in Mymensingh have detained a schoolboy for suspected links with the Islamic State (IS), the radical Middle East- based group. The tenth-grader was nabbed from a school at Ishwarganj Upazila while he was distributing posters and leaflets of the Islamic State. Ishwarganj Police OC Borhan Uddin said that the schoolboy was detained on Friday afternoon from a

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‘ISIS may attack India using Pak sleeper cells, counterfeit money’ : Subramaniam Swamy


New Delhi : In the backdrop of reports claiming that Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) threat is looming over India, BJP leader Subramaniam Swamy on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ponder upon those options which could be used by these dreaded militants to garner Pakistan’s help for accomplish their mission. Swamy took to microblogging website Twitter

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