ISIS

  • Islamic State a cause of concern but won't let it gain a foothold in India: Rajnath Singh 1 hour 39 minutes ago

    Guwahati: Amidst recent reports of growing influence of the Islamic State in India, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the banned terror outfit's impact in India is a cause of concern. However, he added that he had confidence in the security forces which are ready to face all kinds of...
  • Mumbai youth who joined Islamic State arrested on return 5 hours 10 minutes ago

    Mumbai/New Delhi: 23-year-old Arif Majeed, who was believed to have been killed while fighting for terror group Islamic State, was arrested late on Friday evening hours after he returned to Mumbai. Majeed, an engineering graduate was grilled by central security agencies along with NIA before he was taken into custody. He...
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  • News 360: Delhi schools can now set their own Nursery admission guidelines 13 hours 2 minutes ago

    In a huge relief for prive schools in Delhi, the High Court has allowed them to set their own guidelines for nursery admissions quashing the guidelines of city government with respect to the general category seats. ...
  • Radicalised Mumbai youth returns to India, NIA registers FIR for joining banned terrorist group ISIS 13 hours 35 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday night registered an FIR against Arif Majeed, one of the four youths who had left their Mumbai homes to join terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and ISIS itself under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) and Indian Penal Code...
  • Mumbai youth who joined Islamic State returns to India, likely to face arrest 22 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a major development, one of the four youths who had left their Mumbai homes to join terror group Islamic State, has returned to India. Arif Majeed, an engineering graduate, has been brought back from Turkey. He is being questioned by the National Investigation Agency. He is likely to...
  • Indians missing in Iraq are alive, search on: External Affairs Minister Yesterday

    New Delhi: The alleged killing of 39 Indians in Iraq by terrorists of Islamic State was taken up in the Rajya Sabha on Friday after a section of media recently reported about it. After hearing the concerns raised by several members of Rajya Sabha, Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj clarified...
  • Former Pakistan Minister claims to have proof of IS presence in the country Yesterday

    Islamabad: Pakistan's former interior minister Rehman Malik has claimed that he had documentary evidence about the presence of the dreaded Islamic State terror group in the country. He said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif should sensitise the world community about the rapid penetration of IS into several countries and use the forum...
  • Indian-origin IS member poses with AK-47, newborn on Twitter 2 days ago

    London: A 31-year-old Indian-origin Islamic State suspect, who is fighting in Syria, has posted a picture of him on Twitter posing with an AK-47 rifle and his new born baby. Abu Rumaysah who was born as Siddhartha Dhar, posted the photo on Twitter, proudly showcasing his pleasure that his son will...
  • Indian-origin ISIS member poses with AK-47 and his newborn, posts a picture on Twitter 2 days ago

    London: A 31-year-old Indian-origin Islamic State suspect, who is fighting in Syria, has posted a picture of him on Twitter posing with an AK-47 rifle and his new born baby. Abu Rumaysah who was born as Siddhartha Dhar, posted the photo on Twitter this morning, proudly showcasing his pleasure that his...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 3 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 3 days ago

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  • News 360: Civil unrest in Ferguson, 29 protesters arrested 3 days ago

    A Missouri grand jury has decided not to indict a police officer in the shooting death of 18-year-old African American Michael Brown in August. The decision has once again sparked off tension in Ferguson. ...
  • Mumbai youths who joined Islamic State want to return: MHA sources 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Four youngsters from Mumbai who had left country to join terrorist outfit Islamic State have expressed their desire to return, sources in the Ministry of Home Affairs said. The four youngsters have contacted their families in Kalyan. In a major twist, one of these youngsters who was believed to...
  • Chuck Hagel, under pressure, resigns as US defence secretary 4 days ago

    Washington: US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned on Monday, leaving under pressure as President Barack Obama faces critical national security challenges, including fighting Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and revising plans to exit Afghanistan. It was the first major change to Obama's Cabinet since his Democrats were routed in midterm...
  • Islamic State group recruits, exploits children 5 days ago

    Beirut: Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and busy intersections in Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their black uniforms are the logos of the Islamic Police. In Raqqa, the Islamic State group's de facto capital in Syria, boys attend training camp and religious courses before heading...
  • From Hafiz Saeed to Dawood Ibrahim, all sheltered by Pak: Rajnath Singh 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Ahead of next week's SAARC Summit, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said India was open to talks with Pakistan but Islamabad should take the first step to resume dialogue. "If not today then tomorrow, one side will have to take the first step. We have always spoken of...
  • Families in shock as Islamic State lures sons into 'barbaric madness' November 19, 2014

    Cardiff: "Do you know how much it hurts to raise someone and watch them grow and suddenly they're just gone?" says Ahmed Muthana, 57, a retired electronics engineer in Wales whose two sons Nasser, 20, and Aseel, 17, have gone to fight for Islamic State. Like any father of faraway children,...
  • Burdwan blast probe: NIA arrests a Myanmar national for alleged role in organising terror camps November 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested a Burmese national Khalid Mohammed from Hyderabad for his alleged involvement in the Burdwan blast case probe. The Burmese national is allegedly an IED maker belonging to the Rohingya Muslim solidarity group. He is believed to have have organised terror camps along...
  • Frenchman seen in Islamic State video of beheadings November 18, 2014

    London/Paris: A Frenchman is believed to have been among Islamic State jihadists appearing on a video showing the severed head of US aid worker Peter Kassig, but a British man denied earlier reports that his medical student son was there too. Sunday's announcement of Kassig's death, the fifth such killing of...
  • ISIS beheads another American November 17, 2014

    ISIS on Sunday released a video showing the brutal execution of US aid worker Peter Kassig. US President Barack Obama has confirmed the killing and termed it as 'pure evil'. ...
  • Barack Obama grieves death of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig November 17, 2014

    Washington: President Barack Obama has grieved the gruesome murder of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig by the dreaded IS terrorist group and termed his beheading as an act of pure evil. "ISIL's actions represent no faith, least of all the Muslim faith which Abdul-Rahman adopted as his own," Obama said in...
  • ISIS releases new beheading video November 16, 2014

    The Islamic State Jihadist group on Sunday released another beheading video of US aid worker Peter Kassig. ...
  • Can't confirm if Baghdadi was killed in air-strike: US State Department November 11, 2014

    After the US army conducted air-strikes in Mosul, uncertainty remains whether ISIS leader Baghdadi was actually killed in the incident. ...
  • Obama defends his decision to deploy forces to Iraq to fight against ISIS November 10, 2014

    US President Barack Obama is defending his decision to deploy more forces to Iraq to fight against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. US has recently approved additional 1,500 troops. Obama said, "What hasn't changed is our troops are not engaged in combat." ...
  • Punjab: Police arrest KLF chief, accuses ISI of reviving terrorism in state November 7, 2014

    Chandigarh: In a major breakthrough, Punjab Police on Friday arrested chief of Khalistan Liberation Force, Harminder Singh alias Mintoo, and one of his aides and claimed that Pakistan's ISI was making "concerted efforts" to revive terrorism in the state. "In last three years concerted efforts have been made by Pakistan's ISI...
  • Barack Obama writes secret letter to Khamenei on Islamic State terrorists November 7, 2014

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has written a secret letter to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to seek his support for the military campaign against the Islamic State, drawing sharp reaction from Republican lawmkers who blame Tehran for the rise of the dreaded militant group. Obama wrote the letter to...
  • Belgium chocolate maker ISIS needs to change its name again November 7, 2014

    Brussels: Late last year, a Belgian chocolate maker changed its name from Italo Suisse, because the company no longer had any real association with either country. Now it's changing the name again - because the new name it picked was ISIS. ISIS, of course, is also the acronym derived from Islamic...
  • Obama writes to Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, expressing 'shared interest' in fighting IS November 7, 2014

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has written to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to express a "shared interest" in fighting the Islamic State extremist group in Iraq and Syria, a media report said on Thursday. The letter was sent in the middle of last month, in which the president tied...