ISIS’ first attack in India? Islamic State claims responsibility for attack in Kashmir’s Zakura

ISIS' first attack in India? Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Kashmir's Zakura

Srinagar : Amaq News Agency of Islamic State has claimed that they carried the attack in Zakura area of Srinagar on November 17. A police sub-inspector was killed and an SPO was injured in the attack. In the retaliatory action, one militant Mugees Ahmad Mir was also killed and another captured by the security forces. Amaq News Agency is considered

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Moroccan police break up Islamic State cell planning attacks : Ministry

Moroccan police break up Islamic State cell planning attacks

Rabat (Reuters) : Moroccan authorities said on Saturday they had dismantled a cell linked to Islamic State that was active in eight towns and cities and was planning terrorist operations. Eleven people were arrested. Security forces detained the alleged mastermind of the cell in a safe house in Fez, where they found guns and a large quantity of bullets, materials

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NIA arrests suspected Islamic State operative Shakul Hammed in Chennai

Shakul Hammed

New Delhi : The National Investigation Agency on Monday arrested suspected Islamic State operative Shakul Hammed in Chennai for his alleged involvement in a conspiracy to stage attacks in parts of Tamil Nadu. The central probe agency said in a statement that Hammed is an accused, alongside eight others, of hatching conspiracy to launch the attacks to further the activities

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ISIS Omar-al-Hindi Kerala module case : NIA conducts raids in Coimbatore and Alappuzha

ISIS Omar-al-Hindi Kerala module case: NIA conducts raids in Coimbatore and Alappuzha

New Delhi : The National Investigation Agency on Thursday conducted searches on three suspected ISIS operatives in Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) and Alappuzha (Kerala) while probing its ISIS Omar-al-Hindi module case. The three suspected are presently being examined by NIA sleuths and if anything incriminating is found against them, they could be arrested, said sources. NIA had received information that leader

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Iran arrests Islamic State-linked group planning attacks

Iran arrests Islamic State-linked group planning attacks

Dubai : Iranian security forces have arrested members of a group linked to Islamic State which had planned bombings and suicide attacks in religious centers, state television reported on Saturday. Intelligence Ministry agents “were able to arrest a group linked to Daesh (Islamic state) that intended to carry out terror operations in religious cities … and (seized) explosive and suicide

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Gunmen kill 3 Islamic State members in western Mosul

Gunmen kill 3 Islamic State members in western Mosul

Nineveh : Unknown individuals attacked a vehicle driven by Islamic State militants in western Mosul and killed all on board, an Iraqi security official said Monday. Anadolu Agency quoted Cap. Abdul-Karim al-Lami, from the Interior Ministry’s intelligence unit, saying the attackers shot at the militants’ pickup truck in al-Najjar area, killing all on board and setting fire to the vehicle

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Afghanistan: Islamic State Abducts 13 Teachers

Afghanistan: Islamic State Abducts Thirteen Teachers

Kabul : Islamic State (Daesh) militants abducted 13 lecturers at a religious school in Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province on Sunday, an official said. “The teachers were busy taking exams from students in Shpoly area when they were abducted,” Attaullah Khugyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, said. A statement quoting the provincial governor says Afghan security forces have started an operation

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