TERRORISTS

  • On 26/11 anniversary, PM Modi asserts the need to combat terrorism 10 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: On the sixth anniversary of the deadly 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted the need to combat terrorism. "Today is a day to reaffirm our commitment to work together to combat the menace of terror & uproot it from the face of humankind," he...
  • J&K: Suspected terrorist hurls grenade at PDP rally, taken into custody 5 days ago

    Kulgam: The supporters of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) captured a man, suspected to be a terrorist, during an election rally in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Friday afternoon. PDP supporters caught hold of the alleged terrorist after he threw a grenade at the poll rally of its candidate in Noorabad...
  • Nigeria: At least 45 dead in suspected Boko Haram attack 5 days ago

    Maiduguri: At least 45 people were killed in a suspected Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria, officials and witnesses have said, in the latest violence to hit the restive region. The attack happened in the village of Azaya Kura in the Mafa area of Borno state on Wednesday, the caretaker...
  • J&K: Terrorists kill brother of slain Sarpanch in Pulwama November 16, 2014

    Srinagar: Suspected terrorists on Sunday night shot dead the brother of slain Sarpanch Mohammad Shaban Dar in Pulwama district of Kashmir, police said. The gunmen shot at and critically injured Ghulam Mohiuddin Dar at his house at Dogripora in Pulwama district, they said. Dar was rushed to SMHS hospital but doctors declared...
  • Burdwan blast: Key conspirator Zia ul Haq arrested from Malda in West Bengal November 7, 2014

    New Delhi: National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday evening arrested key conspirator of Burdwan blast Zia ul Haq from Malda in West Bengal. The arrested terrorist is associated to Sadiq who is the alleged mastermind. Two Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh terrorists were killed in a blast at a TMC supporter's home in Burdwan...
  • Al Qaeda, IM team up to train terrorists and turn India into 'Syria and Iraq': Intelligence reports November 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Decrypted communications between Indian Mujahideen (IM) and Al Qaeda and testimony from suspects have triggered alarm among intelligence officials in New Delhi: the groups appear to be working together to launch major attacks in the region. The officials told Reuters that plots they had uncovered included the kidnapping of...
  • Operation against terrorists to continue, vows Nawaz Sharif November 3, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that military operations against terrorists would continue till their complete elimination, a media report said on Monday. Nawaz Sharif condemned Sunday's Wagah suicide bombing. There were conflicting reports on the blast toll. Some media reports said that the toll was 59, while others put the...
  • J&K: Srinagar Police busts LeT sleeper cell, 2 terrorists arrested October 31, 2014

    Srinagar: Srinagar police on Friday busted a LeT sleeper cell that was planning to carry out subversive activities in the city. Two terrorists have also been arrested and a large cache of arms and ammunition has been recovered from them. Srinagar police received a specific input regarding the activities of the...
  • Eight LeT terrorists arrested in Kashmir valley October 26, 2014

    Srinagar: Eight Lashker-e-Toiba terrorists were on Sunday arrested by the security forces in North Kashmir, weeks before the first phase of Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir. With the arrest, the security forces claimed to have busted a module of the terror outfit and "averted a major terror plan of the...
  • Terrorist organisations spreading their wings in West Bengal, says Siddharth Nath Singh October 24, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, BJP leader Siddharth Nath Singh said that terrorist organisations were spreading their wings in West Bengal. "Mamata Banerjee's government siphoning off money to terrorists," said Siddharth. ...
  • 6 terrorists killed as Pakistan forces continue operation October 23, 2014

    Peshawar: At least six terrorists were killed and seven others injured in fresh clashes between security forces and terrorists in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal Khyber region. The latest clash took place in the Sipah area of Bara Tehsil with Operation Khyber I (Khyber one) underway in the region. The operation...
  • 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...
  • IS terrorists stone woman to death for adultery, releases video October 21, 2014

    Beirut: Terrorists of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group released a video on Tuesday showing its members stoning a woman to death whom they accused of committing adultery. At the beginning of the five-minute recording, the woman appears in front of her father and an IS fighter who states that...
  • Kenya: 5 terrorists killed, car bomb recovered October 20, 2014

    Nairobi: A Kenyan military spokesman says Kenyan soldiers stopped a terror attack by killing five suspected Islamic extremist bombers attempting to cross into Kenya from Ethiopia in a car carrying explosives and six suicide vests. Bogita Ongeri said on Monday authorities recovered 100 kilograms of TNT from the vehicle which was intercepted...
  • J&K: LeT terrorist arrested from Pulwama October 17, 2014

    Srinagar: Security forces on Friday arrested a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorist from south Kashmir's Pulwama district. "Arif Magray alias Sujjee was arrested during an anti-militancy operation from Pulwama district," a police spokesman said. He said Magray was working with LeT and involved in several attacks on civilians and security force personnel. ...
  • Northeast India, particularly Assam, facing threat from al-Qaeda: Sonowal October 16, 2014

    Tezpur (Assam): The northeast, particularly Assam is facing a serious threat from al-Qaeda and Jihadi militants, Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal claimed here on Thursday. "There is information that the al-Qaeda has base in most of the districts of Assam and we have to take an united stand against these fundamentalist forces,"...
  • J&K: IED blast at Nadihal in Baramullah, two Army personnel injured October 16, 2014

    Srinagar: Two Army personnel have been injured in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast on Thursday afternoon in the Nadihal area of Baramullah in north Kashmir when suspected terrorists targeted an army convoy. The blast targeted an Army anti-sabotage vehicle. Two injured army soldiers have been rushed to a nearby Army...
  • J&K: One soldier killed in Army-terrorists encounter in Handwara October 13, 2014

    Handwara: A fierce encounter is on between the Army and terrorists in Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir since Monday. Till now, one Indian soldier has been martyred in the gun battle going on in Handwara. The gun battle has been going on since 10 am on Monday. ...
  • PM attacks Congress, says those asking for an account of our work never bothered about the country October 13, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in the newly created Palghar district of Maharashtra on the final day of campaigning on Monday. Modi has been leading Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) campaign in the state for the upcoming Assembly polls on October 15. Modi hit out at the Congress leaders asking...
  • Security concerns in Kashmir after masked men seen carrying ISIS flags after Eid celebrations October 13, 2014

    There have been security concerns in Kashmir after masked men carried ISIS flags after Eid celebrations last week. Security agencies are still searching for those involved in the controversial rally at the Idgah Maidan. The men were seen publicly brandishing the flag of the terror outfit. This is the second...
  • Mayor warns of thousands of terror suspects on London streets October 11, 2014

    London: London's mayor Boris Johnson said that thousands of potential terrorists are being monitored by security services in the British capital. He warned that an attack was highly likely, causing the raising of the national terror threat level from substantial to severe more than a month ago. "In London we're...
  • European Union calls for greater international cooperation against IS October 11, 2014

    Brussels: The European Union has called on for greater international cooperation in the fight against the Islamic State group after the jihadists seized the headquarters of Kurdish fighters defending the Syrian border town of Kobane. "We are deeply concerned by the security and humanitarian situation in Kobane and the rest of...
  • Report on Burdwan blast being sent to Centre October 7, 2014

    Kolkata: A detailed report is being sent to the Centre by West Bengal government in connection with the October 2 Burdwan blast in which two suspected militants were killed and another injured, state Director General of Police G J M Rajasekhar Reddy said. "A detailed report is being sent to...
  • Woman doctor among 22 Malaysians with Islamic State in Syria October 5, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: A 26-year-old woman doctor was among the 22 Malaysians in Syria reportedly involved in the activities of terrorist group Islamic State (IS), police confirmed. The doctor was married to a Malaysian, who was a member of the IS group, police counter-terrorism official Ayub Khan Mydin Pitchay said. "We...
  • Burdwan blast: BJP says Mamata regime turning West Bengal into a safe haven for terrorists October 5, 2014

    Kolkata: The Bharatiya Janata Party attacked the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal in connection with the explosion at TMC leader Nurul Hasan Choudhury's residence in Khagragarh locality of Burdwan district. Some suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists were killed while allegedly trying to make an IED. The BJP said that the...
  • Srinagar: Terrorists open fire at CRPF bunker, kill one September 26, 2014

    Srinagar: Terrorists opened fire at a CRPF bunker and shot dead a jawan in Aalikadal area of the city on Friday, a senior official of the force said. "Militants attacked our personnel at Aalikadal in downtown city this evening, resulting in injuries to one jawan," the officer said. He said the injured...
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicles deployed to trace terrorists in Uttar Pradesh September 25, 2014

    Bijnore: Clueless for a fortnight about the whereabouts of six suspected terrorists allegedly involved in blast here, UP Police on Thursday pressed into service Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) to trace them. UAVs hovered over 12 villages in the Kotwali Dehat area here after reports that the terrorists could be hiding...
  • J&K: Four LashkareToiba terrorists gunned down September 20, 2014

    Tangdhar: Security forces gunned down four LashkareToiba terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangdhar region on Saturday morning. Even as the state battles with its worst ever floods, terrorists have been trying to infiltrate into the Indian territory. "There are around 200 heavily armed terrorists across the Line of Control waiting to...
  • 200 heavily armed terrorists waiting across LoC to infiltrate into the Indian side: Army September 20, 2014

    Srinagar: Around 200 heavily armed terrorists were waiting across the Line of Control to infiltrate into the Indian side even as the security forces foiled several attempts by the ultras to sneak into Kashmir Valley following the recent floods. "There are around 200 heavily armed terrorists across the Line of...
  • Jawan injured in ambush in Assam September 19, 2014

    Sibsagar: A jawan was seriously injured in an ambush by ULFA(I) militants at Kanobari in Assam's Sibsagar district on Friday. The militants exploded two IEDs between two tea gardens at Kherbari Tiniali when jawans of the 4th Rajput Regiment were moving in three trucks to Naharkatia at about 7.30 AM, police...