NIA chargesheet refers to 14 globally known Islamic preachers

NIA chargesheet refers to 14 globally known Islamic preachers

New Delhi : Even as a probe is on against controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, the National Investigation Agency’s (NIA) latest chargesheet against Islamic State refers to 14 globally recognized preachers, based in the US, the UK, Canada, Australia and Zimbabwe, whose lectures/sermons directly or indirectly influenced suspects. Though these Islamic preachers have not been named as suspects or accused,

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Islamic State publicly beheads four Syrians for helping civilians flee besieged al-Bukamal city

Masked militants of the ISIS radical group executing a Syrian man. File photo

Hasakah : Extremists of the Islamic State (ISIS) on Wednesday executed four Syrian men in the eastern Deir ez-Zor province on charges of “supporting enemies of the Caliphate”, local sources reported. The four young men were arrested while helping a number of families to escape the besieged city of al-Bukamal in Deir ez-Zor province. “The ISIS-led Islamic Police in al-Bukamal

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Beef ban prompted Maharashtra youth to join Islamic State: ATS

Beef ban prompted Maharashtra youth to join Islamic State: ATS

The ATS suspects that the IED prepared by the accused could have been used in the upcoming festive season. Mumbai : The ban on beef trade imposed by the incumbent BJP-led Maharashtra government and the killing of Mohammad Akhlaq in Dadri, allegedly instigated the two arrested Parbhani youth to join the globally banned terrorist organisation Islamic State (IS), sources in

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NIA seeks assistance of six countries in Islamic State case probe

NIA seeks assistance of six countries in Islamic State case probe

New Delhi : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has sought assistance from six countries, including the US, UAE and Canada, in its ongoing investigation against suspected Islamic State (IS) operatives and their terror activities in the country. The probe agency disclosed this to District Judge Amar Nath in its charge-sheet against 16 suspected IS operatives, arrested from across the country

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Islamic State shifts strategy from building territory to spreading terror worldwide

Islamic State shifts strategy from building territory to spreading terror worldwide

Istanbul : As a U.S.-led coalition claws away territory from Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, the extremist group is shifting its emphasis away from building a caliphate to spreading terror around the world, according to terrorism experts. Its tactics, on display in four attacks over the last week that claimed 228 lives, come from the playbook of Al Qaeda,

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Gruesome Islamic State clip captures Child jihadi brutally murdering two helpless captives

Islamic State clip captures CHILD jihadi brutally murdering two helpless captives

Harrowing footage has surfaced of a child Islamic State executioner mercilessly killing two Taliban captives accused of “spying”. Kabul : The child jihadi holds a pistol to the back of the hostages’ heads as they kneel helplessly on the ground. Then, without showing any emotion, the cold-hearted killer pulls the trigger and watches his victims slump to the ground as

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