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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Islamic State module wanted to kill in India after failing to reach Syria: NIA

Islamic State module wanted to kill in India after failing to reach Syria: NIA

The anti-terror agency filed the chargesheet before a special NIA court in Lucknow against eight persons of the module for being members of the Islamic State and their involvement in the conspiracy. New Delhi : Members of a self-professed Islamic State module collected arms and ammunition to carry out terrorist activities in India and to target non-Muslims when they failed

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Suspected ISIS links: Kerala police to probe 25 marriages involving conversion

Suspected ISIS links: Kerala police to probe 25 marriages involving conversion

Thiruvanathpuram : Kerala police have expressed concerns about 25 marriages conducted in five districts of Kerala. As many as 35 marriages conducted in the areas included religious conversion and only ten among them were love marriages. The concerns were raised during a meeting conducted by DGP. The state police chief also ordered a preliminary probe into the marriages. The meeting

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NIA files charge sheet against ISIS-linked Moinudheen Para Kadavath for waging war

Moinudheen Para Kadavath.

The supplementary charge sheet was filed in a court in Kerala’s Ernakulam district against Moinudheen Para Kadavath. New Delhi : A charge sheet was filed on Friday against a man linked to terror outfit ISIS for allegedly trying to wage war against the country by planning to kill judges, politicians and police officers in Kerala. The supplementary charge sheet was

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Kasaragod native urged me to join Islamic State, says Keralite in NIA custody

Kasaragod native urged me to join IS, says Keralite in NIA custody

Kasaragod : A Keralite, who was taken into custody by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for his suspected links to Islamic State, has said that Kasaragod native Abdul Rasheed had urged him to join the terrorist organization. Basil Shihab from Alappuzha, told the NIA that Rasheed, an IS agent located in Afghanistan, had asked him to reach that country and

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NIA questions two more in Tamil Nadu over Islamic State module case

NIA questions two more in TN over Islamic State module case

Coimbatore : Sleuths from the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday interrogated five persons in Coimbatore and one in Tirupur on the charge of engaging in pro-IS propaganda on social media and online messaging platforms. NIA officials said those interrogated were associates of two persons questioned by the agency in Coimbatore on Thursday. The six suspects were interrogated at the

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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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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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