Praveen Swami

  • J&K: Army locked in a gunbattle with terrorists for 10 days in Keran 03-10-2013 09:30 AM

    Srinagar: The Army has been locked in a heavy gunbattle with terrorists in the Keran sector of Kupwara for the past 10 days. In the biggest infiltration bid across the Line of Control in the recent past, a group of 35 to 40 well-entrenched terrorists have been battling the Army....
  • J&K: Pakistani troops occupy Indian village along the LoC, say sources 02-10-2013 01:33 PM

    New Delhi: Even as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met Nawaz Sharif in New York, Indian troops were engaged in a gunfight to clear Pakistani troops who had occupied a ghost village alone the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, sources said. According to sources, fighting is still taking...
  • Pakistan Army killed 5 Indian soldiers at LoC as they slept 22-08-2013 06:39 PM

    New Delhi: On the intervening night of August 5 and 6, five Indian soldiers were killed on the Line of Control (LoC) sparking off outrage across India, a furore in Parliament, and bloody skirmishes between the Indian and Pakistani armies that have claimed several lives since. CNN-IBN has exclusive detail...
  • Syed Abdul Karim alias 'Tunda': The cofounder of jehadi movement in India 17-08-2013 07:40 PM

    Bomb expert of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) Syed Abdul Karim alias 'Tunda' is one of the 3 co-founders of jehadi movement in India. He is wanted in 33 criminal and 40 blasts cases. He is a suspect in Delhi, Panipat, Sonipat and Ludhiana blasts. The Delhi Police has arrested Tunda on Friday...
  • Ground report: Kishtwar still under curfew, Independence Day grim 16-08-2013 09:00 AM

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government has managed to end Kishtwar violence that broke out on Eid, but there are fears that political sparring could fan the flames again. Even as the nation celebrated Independence Day, BJP politicians in Kishtwar boycotted the flag-unfurling function. In Kishtwar, it was a grim...
  • Dawood Ibrahim could be in UAE: Pakistan 09-08-2013 11:45 PM

    For the first time, Pakistan has admitted to the presence of one of India's most wanted terrorists Dawood Ibrahim but said he has been "chased out" and could be in the "UAE". ...
  • NIA arrests terror suspect who planned major strikes in South India 03-08-2013 03:16 PM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency has said that it has arrested a key jihadist Abdul Sattar. According to sources, the NIA said Jattar is linked to the cell that planned large-scale strikes across southern India. Sources have told Network 18 that the NIA arrested Sattar in New Delhi last...
  • FBI says Ishrat may be a suicide bomber: IB letter 05-07-2013 06:16 PM

    New Delhi: An Intelligence Bureau (IB) letter to the Home Ministry which says the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the USA had mentioned in 2009 that Ishrat Jahan could be a suicide a suicide bomber has been accessed by CNN-IBN and Firstpost.com. Even nine years after Ishrat Jahan Raza's...
  • Security lapses made Cong leaders easy targets of Naxal attack 27-05-2013 02:01 PM

    New Delhi/Dantewada: As National Investigation Agency gears up to probe the deadly Naxal attack that took place on May 25 and wiped out majority of Chhattisgarh's state Congress party, security concerns that had been overlooked have surfaced. Some serious security lapses are as follows: 1. The Maoist build-up on the...
  • Have Central, state govts failed to tackle Naxalism in Chhattisgarh? 26-05-2013 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: A well-planned and brutal attack by Naxals in Chhattisgarh almost wiped out Congress leadership in the state. The attack, in which more than 20 people were killed, exposed the government's failure to tackle Naxal menace in the densely forested state. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's promise of increasing the...
  • Dawood's blood money trail: Govt assures action 06-04-2013 05:34 PM

    New Delhi: A day after a CNN-IBN and FirstPost investigation found that ganglord Dawood Ibrahim's cash was washing up in the offshore banking haven of Nassau in The Bahamas in a Bank of Baroda branch, the government on Saturday assured stern action if any tax laws have been violated. Finance...
  • Bank of Baroda denies involvement in transfer of Dawood's funds 06-04-2013 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: The Nassau branch of Bank of Baroda in Bahamas has denied any involvement in the alleged transfer of Dawood Ibrahim's funds. The bank's statement came a day after a CNN-IBN and FirstPost investigation found that Dawood's cash was washing up in the offshore banking haven of Nassau in...
  • Dawood stashing cash in tax haven to finance jihadists 05-04-2013 09:44 PM

    New Delhi: Twenty years ago, his smuggling operations paid for the bombs which killed 257 people in Mumbai. Now, a CNN-IBN and FirstPost investigation has found that ganglord Dawood Ibrahim's cash is washing up in the offshore banking haven of Nassau in The Bahamas - a beach paradise also known...