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  • News 360: Maharashtra government makes mandatory screening of marathi films in multiplexes April 7, 2015

    Screening of Marathi films during the prime time slots of 6pm to 9pm in multiplexes has been made mandatory by Maharashtra government. ...
  • 5 suspected SIMI terrorists killed by Telangana Police after they try to flee, attack security personnel April 7, 2015

    Hyderabad: Five suspected Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) terrorists have been killed in Telangana's Warangal while they were trying to escape from police custody. All the five terrorists were being taken to a court in Telangana's capital Hyderabad from Warangal when they attacked the police officials escorting them. According to...
  • Telangana: Two SIMI operatives who fled Khandwa jail allegedly killed in encounter April 4, 2015

    Hyderabad: Two alleged Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) operatives were shot dead during an encounter in the Nalagonda district of Telangana on Friday night. These SIMI operatives - identified as Mohammad Ejazuddin and Mohammad Aslam - were among the five who fled Khandwa jail of Madhya Pradesh in 2013. This...
  • Modi rally serial blasts: NIA frames charges against 11 January 6, 2015

    Patna: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Court on Tuesday framed charges against 11 accused, all suspected to be members of banned IM and SIMI, for the serial blasts at Prime Minister (then Gujarat Chief Minister) Narendra Modi's 'Hunkar Rally' at Gandhi Maidan in Patna on October 27, 2013. Six...
  • Investigators suspect role of 5 SIMI terrorists who escaped from a MP jail in Bengaluru probe December 30, 2014

    Bengaluru: Investigators in the Bengaluru blast case are probing Warangal in Andhra Pradesh after intelligence sources indicated that some SIMI operatives could be based there. According to sources, SIMI's Khandwa module is likely to be behind the blast. A team from the Maharashtra Anti-terror squad is in Bengaluru to probe the...
  • After Bengaluru blast, several cities put on high alert December 30, 2014

    Following the blast in Bengaluru, an alert has been issued across several cities in the country. Mumbai is also among the cities on alert, following Intelligence Bureau's specific inputs regarding these 5 SIMI men who are believed to have carried out the Pune blast. ...
  • Bengaluru blast: Are SIMI suspects behind the terror? December 29, 2014

    After the low intensity blast in Bengaluru, the Home Ministry says it was a terror attack but has no information on who is behind it. However, according to the sources, there are clear similarities with the Pune and Roorkee blast which was carried out by the 5 absconding terrorists of...
  • Intelligence inputs of terror attack by SIMI team puts Mumbai on high alert December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: The low intensity bomb blast that struck Bengaluru on Sunday night has led to heightened security across the country. Mumbai, Pune, Delhi and Kolkata have been put on high alert following the blast ahead of New Year's eve. The Intelligence Bureau is also believed to have specific inputs of...
  • Escaped SIMI members major security threat, CCTV shows them fleeing after Bijnor blast December 14, 2014

    New Delhi/Mumbai: As the five operatives of Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) who escaped from a jail in Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa in October 2013 emerge as the biggest internal security threat to India, CNN-IBN has accessed CCTV footage which shows the five fugitives after an explosion in Bijnor in...
  • IB sounds alert for 5 SIMI members led by Abu Faisal December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Intelligence Bureau has issued an all India alert for SIMI members who escaped from Madhya Pradesh Khandwa jail in 2013. The alert says Rajasthan, Karnataka and Maharashtra could be on terrorists' target. The intelligence agency has intercepted conversation from across border where Pakistan based organisations are heard collaborating...
  • Hyderabad Police arrests two suspected SIMI operatives October 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The Hyderabad Police on Thursday arrested two suspected terrorists having links to the banned terror outfit Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) in Mumbai. The suspected terrorists, Shoeb Ahmed Khan and Shah Mudassir, hail from Maharashtra and were heading to Afghanistan to undergo training under Al-Qaeda. Police have recovered Jihadist literature...
  • HC panel confirms SIMI ban, moots setting up special tribunal July 30, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi High Court panel on Wednesday confirmed the Centre's decision to extend by another five years the ban on Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) and asked it to consider setting up a special tribunal to ensure that innocent persons are not booked. The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Tribunal...
  • Madhya Pradesh police seeks hearing through videoconferencing in sensitive cases May 20, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh police is seeking videoconferencing facility in courts and jails for conducting hearing in sensitive matters, especially after the recent incident in which SIMI operatives allegedly raised inflammatory slogans against Narendra Modi. Madhya Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) Nandan Dubey, however, said that the incident was just an attempt...
  • State police seeks videoconferencing facility to conduct hearing in sensitive cases May 20, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh police is seeking videoconferencing facility in courts as well as jails for conducting hearing in sensitive matters, especially after the recent incident in which SIMI operatives allegedly raised inflammatory slogans against Narendra Modi. Madhya Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) Nandan Dubey, however, said the incident was just an...
  • SC refers plea challenging SIMI ban renewal to larger bench May 2, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Friday referred to a larger bench a petition challenging the latest renewal of the ban on the Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI). The bench of Chief Justice RM Lodha and Justice Kurian Joseph directed the listing of the matter before a larger bench of three judges,...
  • Delhi Police launches hunt for Patna serial blasts accused Haider April 28, 2014

    Delhi Police on Monday said it was conducting searches to trace the hideouts of suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist Haider alias Black Beauty, wanted in the 2013 Patna bombing case. A Delhi court had April 22 granted the Delhi Police special cell 15 days' custody of Imteyaz Alam, a suspected Indian Mujahideen...
  • SIMI operative Gulrez provided help to terroraccused Abu Faisal: ATS April 28, 2014

    Gulrez, an alleged operativeof the banned outfit Students Islamic Movement of India who was arrested on Sunday from Bhopal railway station area, had provided help to the terroraccused Abu Faisal, a senior officer of the Madhya Pradesh AntiTerrorism Squad said. Faisal was recently rearrested from Barwani, while Gulrez was arrested near...
  • MP ATS arrests suspected SIMI member Gulrez Ali April 27, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh police's Anti Terrorist Squad on Sunday arrested a Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) activist Gulrez Ali from the station area when a police team from Delhi was about to bring back another SIMI activist Abu Faisal. ATS sleuths caught Gulrez from the station area where they were present...
  • Former SIMI activist convicted for communal propaganda March 26, 2014

    A local court today sentenced a former activist of the banned organisation Students Islamic Movement of India to two years' rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs 1,000 for spreading communal hatred. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Deepak Kumar Pandey handed out the sentence to Rafiq alias Babloo (46). According to the prosecution,...
  • IM mastermind Tehseen Akhtar sent to jail till April 2 March 26, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday sent Indian Mujahideen head Tehseen Akhtar to police custody till April 2. Akhtar was arrested on Tuesday from the Naxalbari area in Darjeeling. He is the alleged mastermind behind several terror attacks in India, including the recent Patna and Bodhgaya blasts in Bihar. A...
  • 14 suspected SIMI members who were arrested last year get bail March 24, 2014

    A local court granted bail to 14 suspected Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) activists on Monday, who were arrested last year in Chhattisgarh. The court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Alok Kumar granted bail to Umer Siddique, Mohammed Dawood, Abdul Wahid, Abdul Aziz, Sheikh Azizullah, Hayat, Sheikh Habibullah, Mohammed Aslam, Subhan,...
  • Would love to act on big screen again: Simi Garewal March 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Yesteryears actress and TV host Simi Garewal says she would love to return to her first love, acting, provided she gets something interesting. "I would love to act on big screen again," Simi told reporters here Tuesday at the press meet for Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2014. "It has been...
  • 16 SIMI operatives nabbed in last one year: Minister February 12, 2014

    A total of 16 SIMI (Student Islamic Movement of India) operatives were arrested in the past one year in Chhattisgarh, state Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra said in the Assembly on Wednesday. In a written reply tabled on the floor of the House to a query from Congress member Umesh Patel, the...
  • MP ATS announces Rs 15,000 reward each on 3 absconding SIMI members January 20, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh ATS on Sunday announced a reward of Rs 15,000 each on three absconding members of banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI). The trio, identified as Gulrez Mustafa (36), Mazid Nagori and Sajid Nagori are untraceable since cases under Explosive Act were registered against them sometime back, ATS sources...
  • Wary of SIMI plans, MP ATS wants trial court in Central Jail January 14, 2014

    The Madhya Pradesh Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Monday requested a sessions court in Bhopal to set up a special court on the premises of the Bhopal Central Jail for conducting trial of suspected SIMI members lodged in the facility. "The request for setting up of the special court was made...
  • Four suspected SIMI members held January 1, 2014

    Close on the heels of arrest of five SIMI activists in the state last week, four suspected operatives of the banned organisation were apprehended by the Madhya Pradesh ATS and Counter Terrorist Group in Ujjain. Huge amount of explosives were also seized from the suspected Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI)...
  • Four SIMI activists arrested in Ujjain January 1, 2014

    Ujjain: In a major breakthrough, Madhya Pradesh Police arrested four activists of outlawed Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) on Wednesday in Ujjain with more than 500 detonators. This comes days after the police had arrested SIMI activist Abu Fazal who had escaped from a jail in Khandwa. Two other persons who...
  • Absconding SIMI members were in touch with Pakistan Taliban: MP ATS chief December 26, 2013

    Madhya Pradesh AntiTerrorist Squad (ATS) on Wednesday claimed that SIMI activist Abu Faizal and two others who were arrested on Tuesday had links with fundamentalist terror group TehreekeTaliban, which is active in the northwestern Pakistan. Faizal, who had escaped from Khandwa jail with five others a few months ago, was caught...