Islamic State Unable To Gain Foothold in India : Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Islamic State Unable To Gain Foothold in India : Home Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi : India’s home minister Rajnath Singh said June 3 that the Islamic State group has been unable to gain a foothold in the country even though India has the world’s second-largest Muslim population. Indian security agencies are keeping a close watch on Islamic State’s activities and have been successful in countering the challenges posed by the group, Singh

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Islamic State urges Muslims to destroy satellite TV sets

Islamic State urges Muslims to destroy satellite TV sets

Middle East : Islamic State on Tuesday urged Muslims to destroy their satellite TV sets to prevent hostile channels “destroying their beliefs and polluting their ethics”. The ultra-hardline Sunni group issued its call as military pressure increased against it with offensives targeting its strongholds in Raqqa, Syria, and in Falluja, west of Baghdad. “The enemies of Islam are waging a

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Islamic State Sends Text Messages Urging Belgian Muslims to ‘Fight Westerners’

Islamic State Sends Text Messages Urging Belgian Muslims to ‘Fight Westerners’

Brussels : Islamic State operatives are exploiting raised tensions in Brussels by sending text messages to young Muslims living in the jihadi hotspot of Molenbeek, urging them to rise up against Westerners. Community activists have reacted with despair, likening the strategy to drug dealers outside school gates. The text was sent on Sunday night from a prepaid account which could

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Indian Muslims: Islamic State Not a Threat to India

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Kolkata (India) : Muslims across many cities in India have been holding rallies calling Islamic State (IS) “un-Islamic” and “an enemy of Islam,” following recent news reports that the terror group has threatened to spread its activities to India. A recent manifesto purportedly released by IS said it “would now expand beyond Iraq and Syria…into… India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan (and

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