ISI

  • Pakistan court summons ISI chief in missing person case 24-03-2014 07:20 PM

    The chief of Pakistan's spy agency was on Monday summoned by the Islamabad High Court in connection with a missing person case. Justice Riaz Ahmed Khan summoned ISI chief Lt Gen Zaheerul Islam to appear before the court next week with an affidavit pertaining to the custody of the missing...
  • Men wrongly branded as terrorists by SSB threaten to commit suicide 20-02-2014 09:24 PM

    A cycle repair shop owner and a mason in Bihar on Thursday said they were wrongly branded terror suspects by the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) without any evidence. A police inquiry too found they had no terror links. Jameel Akhtar and Majid Sai claimed innocence and threatened to commit suicide...
  • 2 men accused of being ISI, IM agents try to meet Nitish Kumar 20-02-2014 09:06 AM

    Two persons under the scanner of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) for their alleged links with Pakistan's ISI and the Indian Mujahideen (IM) on Thursday visited the Bihar Legislative Assembly to meet Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and plead their innocence. Accompanied with Independent MLA Pawan Jaiswal, who has extended support to...
  • Pakistan militant Masood Azhar resurfaces, ignites fears of attacks 18-02-2014 08:56 PM

    New Delhi/Islamabad: Maulana Masood Azhar, the Pakistani Islamic hardliner blamed for an attack on India's parliament that brought the nuclear rivals to the brink of war has resurfaced after years in seclusion, setting off alarm bells in New Delhi. Twice since the end of December, authorities have issued an airport...
  • No input of ISI contacting Muzaffarnagar riot victims: Government 05-02-2014 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday made it clear that it has no input suggesting that Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI had contacted victims of riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh. "As per the available information from Central intelligence agency, they do not have any input to suggest that Pakistan ISI...
  • ISI had role in Bangladesh arms smuggling case: Report 30-01-2014 06:35 PM

    Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was among various local and foreign intelligence agencies that played a role in the 2004 arms smuggling case in Bangladesh for which 14 people were awarded the death sentence by a court on Thursday. A further probe into the incident revealed the involvement of some top...
  • Maharajganj: SSB suspects terror activities around Republic Day, increases security along border 24-01-2014 11:11 PM

    Following IntelligenceBureau inputs about likelihood of increase in terroristactivities around Republic Day, the Sashastra Seema Bal isextensively screening the long and porous Indo-Nepal borderwith a view to check entry of anti-national elements. The SSB would also be identifying 'religious places'located on the 1751 km Indo-Nepal border which may have beenused...
  • Indian Army asks personnel to stay away from social media 23-01-2014 10:18 PM

    Fearing that national security could be compromised, the Indian Army has asked its personnel not to use social media like Facebook and WeChat which may have servers abroad. The army is worried that activity on the social media could lead to identification of the army officers and others and their...
  • BJP and ISI gain during riots: Shakeel Ahmed 08-01-2014 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed raked up a controversy on Wednesday by saying that two parties that benefited from riots were Bharatiya Janata Party and Pakistan's Intelligence agency, ISI. His reactions comes in the backdrop of Delhi Police's claims that the terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba was trying to recruit people...
  • Delhi Police busts LeT module trying to recruit in UP; SP, BJP question Congress 07-01-2014 10:18 PM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had stirred up a hornet's nest in October 2013 when he claimed that the Muzaffarnagar riot victims were being approached by the Lashkar-e-Toiba. After almost two months of the sensational statement, Delhi Police says that the terror outfit tried to contact young men...
  • News 360: MHA denies Rahul's claim of ISI luring UP riot victims 07-01-2014 09:30 PM

    Union Home Ministry and Delhi Police have denied reports that Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) was in touch with some Muzaffarnagar riot victims and is trying to recruit them. Delhi Police Special Cell Commissioner SN Shrivastava clarified that Liaqat and Zamir who were arrested for being in contact with LeT...
  • India expanding nuclear weapon facility: claims US report 05-12-2013 05:49 PM

    Washington: A US-based think-tank has claimed that India is expanding its ability to produce highly enriched uranium for military purposes, including more powerful nuclear weapons, citing satellite imagery of an under construction gas centrifuge facility near Mysore. In their latest report, David Albright and Serena Kelleher-Vergantini of the Institute for...
  • Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States and an Epic History of Misunderstanding 30-11-2013 10:05 PM

    Author: Husain Haqqani The letter from the US Secretary of State should have struck a chill in the recipient's hearts. Yet Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif didn't even open the envelope handed to him by the US Ambassador to Pakistan on behalf of Secy James Baker. The letter, delivered on May...
  • Lashkar-e-Taiba stronger than ever: US experts 26-11-2013 05:11 PM

    Five years after the horrific Mumbai terror attacks, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is stronger than ever and remains the "favoured instrument" of Pakistani military and the ISI against India, US experts have said. "Lashkar-e-Tayyiba is stronger today than ever. It has a secure stronghold in Pakistan, networks in the Gulf for fundraising...
  • 26/11 attacks: Certain ISI officials were privy to information: 'The Siege' 17-11-2013 08:59 PM

    Certain officials in Pakistan's intelligence unit, ISI, were privy to information on 26/11 attacks, said 'The Siege' author Adrian Levy. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar, Levy also revealed that India had received 26 alerts from the CIA before terrorists struck the city of Mumbai on November 26, 2008. ...
  • Jairam Ramesh blames media for twisting his statement on Rahul 17-11-2013 05:45 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday clarified that he did in no way ask Rahul Gandhi to apologise to the minority community for associating them with Pakistan's secret intelligence service, saying that his comments were twisted by the media. "I didn't say Rahul...
  • EC warns Rahul Gandhi, says he should be careful in his poll speeches 13-11-2013 04:18 PM

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday expressed displeasure over Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's remarks linking Pakistan ISI with Muzaffarnagar riot victims. The Election Commission advised Rahul to be more circumspect in public utterances during election campaigns. "Portions of your speech were not in consonance with letter and spirit...
  • Speak within law, says Shinde after row over Modi, Rahul speeches 11-11-2013 05:36 PM

    'Please speak within the confines of law.'This was the advice given by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to politicians, on Monday, after some controversial statements kicked up a controversy. Shinde was replying to a pointed question about his view on Narendra Modi's allegation that Congress was using the CBI and...
  • Pakistani mole in Indian agencies helped 26/11 attackers 08-11-2013 07:16 PM

    A Pakistani mole in the Indian security agencies code named 'Honey Bee' had helped his ISI handlers in identifying the landing site for 26/11 terrorists in Mumbai, claims a book by two British journalists. The information on Badhwar Park, the landing site, was shared by ISI operatives with Pakistani-American Lashkar...
  • Rahul Gandhi replies to EC notice over ISI remark, denies violating model code 08-11-2013 12:46 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday replied to the Election Commission notice over alleged model code violation with controversial remarks that Pakistan's ISI was in touch with Muzaffarnagar riot victims, denying the charge. Gandhi's reply came in a sealed enveloped to CEC a little ahead of the 11:30am deadline...
  • Is BJP PM nominee Narendra Modi the prime target of terror groups? 06-11-2013 10:28 AM

    New Delhi: The Patna blasts on October 27 took place just before BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was to address a rally in the city. The question is whether Modi is the prime target of terror groups. Eighteen bombs were placed, seven people lost their...
  • ISI remark: EC grants Rahul time till Nov 8 to reply to its notice 04-11-2013 05:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Election Commission has granted Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi time till November 8 to reply to its notice on his speeches during election campaign in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. The Congress leader had sought one week's time to respond to the notice which was served to him...
  • Rahul Gandhi seeks 7 days' time to respond to EC notice over his ISI remarks 04-11-2013 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has sought one week's time to respond to the Election Commission notice on his speeches during election campaign in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, say sources. The Election Commission had on Thursday served notice to Rahul on BJP complaints that his election speeches in...
  • EC to examine Rahul Gandhi's ISI remark: VS Sampath 30-10-2013 07:57 AM

    Bhopal: The Election Commission is set to examine Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's recent remarks linking the ISI to the Muzaffarnagar riot victims. The action was taken after the Election Commission received a report on Rahul's speech by the collector of Indore where Rahul Gandhi made this statement. Chief Election...
  • Modi only on TV and in Gujarat, says Mulayam 30-10-2013 07:15 AM

    Lucknow: Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday said the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had failed the people of the country and Third Front was the only option for the electorate. Addressing a huge rally in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh, around 270 km from the state...
  • Prove your claims on ISI or take it back: SP to Rahul 29-10-2013 08:27 AM

    Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan on Monday hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his remarks that Pakistani agencies were in touch with some Muzaffarnagar riot victims, asking him to either prove his claim or withdraw the statement. "Rahul Gandhi is speaking the language of RSS. He should...
  • Complaint against Rahul Gandhi over ISI remark 28-10-2013 10:32 PM

    Mumbai: A complaint was filed today with a local court against Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi over his statement that Pakistan's ISI had been in touch with some Muslims who are victims of Muzaffarnagar riots. In his complaint filed before the Metropolitan Magistrate Court at Esplanade, Sayyed Abbaz, a Mumbai citizen,...
  • Prove your claims on ISI or take it back: SP to Rahul 28-10-2013 07:26 PM

    Aligarh: Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan on Monday hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his remarks that Pakistani agencies were in touch with some Muzaffarnagar riot victims, asking him to either prove his claim or withdraw the statement. "Rahul Gandhi is speaking the language of RSS. He...
  • ISI remark: RSS differs with Narendra Modi, says Rahul's claims right to an extent 27-10-2013 12:36 PM

    Kochi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi got unexpected support from the RSS over his controversial statement that the ISI was in touch with the Muzaffarnagar riot victims. The RSS differed from the BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and said that Gandhi could be right to...