NIA raids Kerala engineer’s home for suspected Islamic State links, seven suspects arrested

NIA raids Kerala engineer’s home for suspected Islamic State links, seven suspects arrested

Alappuzha : A National Investigation Agency team has raided a Kerala engineer’s home near Alappuzha while pursuing a terror trail with Islamic State links, a top intelligence official said on Friday. Speaking to IANS on condition of anonymity, the official said the NIA team arrived on Thursday night at the house the engineer, who was identified as a 24-year-old Muslim.

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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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