Islamic state Rohingya recruiter foxes sleuths, pulls off disappearing act

Islamic state Rohingya recruiter foxes sleuths, pulls off disappearing act

New Delhi : Bangladesh’s Islamic State (IS) leader Muhammad Saifullah Ozaki alias Sheikh Abu Ibrahim al-Hanif slipped through the Indian intelligence traps because of sloppy tricks of a fledgling spy that compromised a complex covert operation. Top sources revealed Saifullah, a former teacher in a Japanese university, is the main recruiter of Rohingya youths in India. The Bangladesh based recruiter

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NIA to send team to Manila to interrogate ISIS recruiter

NIA to send team to Manila to interrogate ISIS recruiter

HIGHLIGHTS : The NIA team will interrogate a notorious woman recruiter for the ISIS who radicalised several Indians through social media. Sources said the NIA was already in touch with investigators in Manila following her arrest last month. Officials feel Hamidon’s interrogation could provide crucial leads about other Indian “foreign fighters” who may have joined IS. New Delhi : The

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Indian Mujahideen operative came online as Islamic State recruiter, man deported to India tells sleuths

Indian Mujahideen operative came online as Islamic State recruiter, man deported to India tells sleuths

One of the two Islamic State (IS) recruiters behind online identity Yusuf-al-Hindi, could have been Mohammad Sajid alias Bada Sajid New Delhi : One of the two Islamic State (IS) recruiters behind online identity Yusuf-al-Hindi , could have been Mohammad Sajid alias Bada Sajid, an Indian Express report said. He hailed from Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh district. Indian agencies believe he

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Lucknow-Kanpur Islamic State module: ‘Leader ran online portals, was popular among radicals’

Lucknow-Kanpur IS module

Agency sources said alleged Islamic State recruiter Amzad Khan alias Ayan Khan Salafi, who was deported from Saudi Arabia in April for allegedly motivating youths online to join the IS, has revealed about Muzaffar’s social media platforms that discussed Islam. New Delhi : The self-styled Lucknow-Kanpur module of Islamic State, which was busted by Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh police

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Kerala’s Islamic State recruiter ‘killed’ in military operations in Afghanistan

Shajeer Abdulla

Kozhikode : Shajeer Mangalasseri Abdulla, who is believed to be behind the recruitment of a number Malayali youths to Islamic State (IS) is believed to have been killed in the military operations in Afghanistan. B C Abdul Rehman, a social activist in Padne in Kasaragod received a WhatsApp message with a photo of the body of Shajeer on Monday morning.

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In ‘Islamic State recruiter’ case, his mother’s letter is key NIA evidence

In ‘Islamic State recruiter’ case, his mother’s letter is key NIA evidence

Sheikh Azhar ul Islam and Mohammed Farhan Shaikh, who were deported from Dubai with Damudi last year, recently pleaded guilty to the charges against them and were convicted by a Delhi court. Damudi is contesting the case against him and is being currently tried by a special court. Bengaluru : A mother’s letter to her son questioning his association with

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Islamic State ‘recruiter’ arrested during terror raids in Germany

Islamic State 'recruiter' arrested during terror raids in Germany

A minister says an “extensive network” has been smashed because of the raids on more than 50 mosques, apartments and businesses. Berlin : German police have arrested a Tunisian man suspected of being a recruiter for Islamic State during raids targeting dozens of addresses. More than 50 mosques, apartments and businesses were raided in the early hours in central Germany.

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ATS questioned and counselled Keralite for trying to join Islamic State

ATS questioned and counselled Kerala boy for trying to join ISIS

New Delhi : Timely intervention by the Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) questioned and counselled the 22-year-old computer engineering student Javed from Kerala from joining the ISIS after he came in contact with a suspected recruiter of the terrorist group on Facebook. A chance conversation led to daily chats. It was just another day in June when Javed logged onto Facebook and scrolled

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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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Maharashtra ATS arrests another Parbhani youth for suspected Islamic State links

Maharashtra ATS arrests Parbhani youth for suspected Islamic State links

Mumbai : Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad on Sunday arrested a youth from Parbhani for his alleged links to the Islamic State group. The recent development comes after Kuwaiti authorities on Saturday arrested Islamic State recruiter Abdulla Hadi Abdul Rehman Al Enezi on a tip-off given by the National investigation Agency (NIA). According to reports, Hadi had allegedly funded the Indian Islamic

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