Suspected woman recruit says 40 attended IS ‘terror classes’ in Kerala

Yasmin Ahmad

Thiruvananthapuram : An arrested Kabul-bound woman’s disclosure has prompted police surveillance on some 19 people in Kerala and neighbouring Karnataka, after she alleged they attended “jihadi classes” by a suspected Islamic State terrorist group recruiter. Yasmin Ahmad, a 28-year-old schoolteacher in Kerala, told investigators that Abdul Rashid, a fugitive IS recruiter from Kerala who is now operating from Afghanistan, indoctrinated

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400 Kerala people forcibly converted to Islam for ISIS by Islamic Research Foundation men

400 Kerala people forcibly converted to Islam for ISIS by IRF men

300 Hindus out of 400 Keralite people forcibly converted to Islam for ISIS Kochi : The forced conversion to Islam at the behest of terror outfit Islamic State came to light after the officials probing the case of the missing 21 Keralite persons, who reportedly left the country to join IS received vital leads with the arrest of Islamic preachers

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Maharashtra ATS arrests Marathwada youth Shahid Khan for suspected Islamic State links

Maharashtra ATS arrests Marathwada youth for suspected Islamic State links

Mumbai : The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Sunday arrested a 24-year-old youth from Parbhani district in Marathwada region for suspected Islamic State links. “Shahid Khan was arrested early today and around one kg of explosives and other instruments have been recovered from him,” a senior ATS official told PTI. Prima facie, the explosives are low-grade explosives, the official said.

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Maharashtra ATS arrests suspected Islamic State recruiter from Kalyan

Maharashtra ATS arrests suspected Islamic State recruiter from Kalyan

Mumbai : A man allegedly instrumental in recruiting youths to terror outfit Islamic State, was apprehended from neighbouring Thane district in a joint operation by Maharashtra ATS and Kerala Police, officials said on Saturday. According to a senior ATS official here, the man identified as Rizwan Khan was arrested from his residence at Kalyan in Thane district Friday night. “Since

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Arshid Qureshi’s Zakir Naik link: Kerala’s Islamic State recruiter worked at preacher’s foundation

Arshid Qureshi's Zakir Naik link: Kerala's Islamic State recruiter worked at preacher's foundation

Mumbai : Arshid Qureshi, who was arrested by a joint team of Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad and Kerala police on Wednesday night on the charges of radicalising Kerala youths and recruiting them for the Islamic State, is a guest relations officer at the Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) run by controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, a person close to Naik told Firstpost,

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Islamic State crucified captive Kerala Catholic Priest on Good Friday

Fr. Thomas Uzhunnalil

Washington : After a week of mass carnage, the Islamic State terror group has been named responsible for yet another atrocity against an innocent victim. The Washington Times reported that on Good Friday, March 25, the Islamic extremist group crucified a Catholic priest. According to the Times, Thomas Uzhunnali, a 56-year-old Indian Catholic Salesian priest, was brutally murdered on the

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Government Closely Monitoring Islamic State Related Activities: Kiren Rijiju

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New Delhi : The National Democratic Alliance is closely monitoring the activities connected with Islamic State, and taking necessary action, after reports that the terror organization was trying to lure Indian youth. “The matter is closely being watched by the concerned agencies. Whenever required, action will be taken,” Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju told reporters. When asked about

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ISIS Sympathizers In India: 4 Suspected Islamic State Supporters Detained in Kerala

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Thiruvananthapuram : Four Indian nationals were deported from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and detained in the southern Indian state of Kerala Tuesday over suspected links to the Islamic State group, according to local media. Authorities are reportedly investigating the men who are believed to be ISIS sympathizers. Two men were detained in Kerala’s capital city of Thiruvananthapuram and another

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