NIA arrests 14 Islamic State sympathisers from 6 cities in ‘anti-terror’ crackdown

NIA arrests 14 IS sympathisers from 6 cities in ‘anti-terror’ crackdown

The raids were carried out simultaneously in four states of Karnataka, Hyderabad, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh where 14 people had formed ‘Janood-ul-Khalifa-e-Hind’, a terror group which had almost similar ideologies that of ISIS. New Delhi : In a major crackdown by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and state police forces ahead of Republic Day, 14 men who were allegedly “radicalised

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India seeks Australia’s help to unravel conspiracy of ISIS in India


New Delhi : Days after Canberra helped nab underworld don Chhota Rajan, India today sought Australia’s help to unravel the conspiracy behind ISIS luring Indian youths into its fold following the arrest of a Mumbai man who fought alongside the Middle-East terror group. The request was made when Australia’s Attorney General George Brandis met Home Minister Rajnath Singh here. During

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Delhi Univeristy graduate seeks to join Islamic State, her father alerts NIA


New Delhi : The daughter of a retired Indian Army Lieutenant Colonel, the woman, in her mid-20s, went to Australia for three years for post-graduate studies. When she returned, she was reportedly a changed person. It is a rather curious case of Islamic State (IS) radicalisation. For the past few weeks, Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials in Delhi have been trying

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He would not have returned had he been guilty: Areeb Majid’s father

Areeb left Kalyan to join IS in May last year. (Source: Express Archive)

New Delhi : Areeb’s father Ejaz Majeed claimed in his application that on November 20, 2014 he received a call from Areeb, saying he wanted to return. Areeb Majeed, the techie arrested for allegedly joining the Islamic State (IS), and his father have filed five applications in a special sessions court Tuesday, claiming that the former had returned to India last

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