Terrorist

  • J&K: Encounter in Soura ends, 2 terrorists killed 14-04-2014 08:58 AM

    Srinagar: Operations in Jammu and Kashmir to flush out two terrorists who were holed up in the Soura locality of Srinagar has ended. The terrorists have been killed, while two policemen have suffered injuries. The slain terrorists have been identified as Abu Huzaifa anf Chhota Hafiz of Lashkar-e-Taiba, both Pakistanis....
  • J&K: Terrorists strike NC leader's house, 4 including attackers killed 13-04-2014 03:16 PM

    Srinagar: A National Conference Youth wing leader's house in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama was attacked by terrorists on Sunday afternoon in which two policemen were killed. The two militants who opened fire at the house of the political leader were gunned down by police in an encounter that followed. The...
  • Pakistan: 16 terrorists killed in fresh infighting 12-04-2014 07:09 AM

    Peshawar: At least 16 militants were on Friday killed in Pakistan's restive northwest in the latest bout of violence in nearly a week of infighting between rival factions of the banned Taliban that has claimed 40 lives so far. The clash started between two rival Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) factions a few...
  • Two suspected Pakistani terrorists sent to jail 08-04-2014 12:04 PM

    Two alleged Pakistani terrorists Abdul Waheed alias Murtaza and Faheem alias Mohammad Owais were on Monday remanded in judicial custody after their thorough interrogation. Both the terrorists were arrested on March 26 at Gorakhpur and were interrogated by several other agencies during police remand, IG STF, Ashish Gupta said. Gupta...
  • J&K: Encounter in Kupwara, 2 policeman, one Army personnel, 2 terrorists dead 08-04-2014 09:27 AM

    Srinagar: An encounter took place in Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday leaving five dead. Two policemen, one Army personnel and two terrorists have been killed. Four Army personnel were also injured. The encounter took place in the Zoonarewshi area of district Kupwara district near the Line of Control....
  • Kerala: Suspected IM terrorists brought to Munnar to collect evidence 05-04-2014 01:39 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorists Tehsin Akhtar and Waqas have been brought to Munnar in Kerala for collecting evidence. There were brought to a home stay in Munnar. They were brought to Cochin in a special aircraft and from there to Munanr in Idukki district in separate helicopters. According...
  • Police remand of three IM members extended, one sent to jail 02-04-2014 11:35 PM

    The police custody of three alleged members of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM) was extended by seven days on Wednesday while another operative was sent to jail by a local court. The four operatives were on Wednesdayproduced in the court of Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate by the Anti Terrorist Squad...
  • Principal gets threat letter similar to received by Police demanding release of IM terrorists 02-04-2014 06:39 PM

    A principal of a girls college in Kota on Wednesday received a threat letter, similar to the one received by Kota police SP few days back, demanding the release of suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorists arrested from the state recently. Principal of Janki Devi Bajaj (JDB) Girls College, Hari Singh Meena...
  • Saudi Arabia identifies atheists as terrorists as per new law 02-04-2014 05:29 PM

    "Saudi Arabia has officially identified atheists as terrorists in sweeping new laws that threaten up to 20 years in prison for almost any criticism of the government or Islam," The Daily Mail reported on April 1. According to reports, the regulations place secular citizens who commit thought crimes in the...
  • Kota SP gets threat letter demanding release of Indian Mujahideen terrorists 01-04-2014 09:49 AM

    A threatening letter demanding the release of suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorists arrested from the state over the past few days was on Monday delivered to the Kota SP's office. "The threatening letter came to my office by ordinary post in which the sender demanded release of the terrorists arrested in...
  • One more suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist arrested in Sikar 31-03-2014 07:45 AM

    One more youth was arrested by ATS sleuths from Sikar in connection with the ongoing probe into the Indian Mujahideen's Rajasthan module, official sources said on Sunday. The accused, Addas (22), was apprehended by Sikar district police and handed over the ATS team camping there, they said. Addas was one...
  • Give proof or apologise: Sabir Ali to Naqvi 30-03-2014 08:16 PM

    Former JD-U leader Sabir Ali Sunday said BJP vice-president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi should either substantiate his allegations or apologise for his comment that Ali has terror links. "I ask Naqvi to either give me proof or apologise. A defamation notice has been prepared and will be sent to him through...
  • Don't feel insulted by BJP, will consult lawyer: Sabir Ali 29-03-2014 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: Unfazed by the annullment of his membership from the Bharatiya Janata Party, Sabir Ali said that he did not feel insulted by the party decision. He, however, said that he will consult his lawyer over the cancellation of his membership. Sabir also added that he had faith in...
  • 'Accomplices of IM terrorists trained for planting bombs' 28-03-2014 09:38 PM

    Five accomplices of suspected IM terrorists, who were held from Sikar, had been prepared for the task of planting of bombs at targets in Rajasthan, a senior police officer on Friday said. Initial investigation also showed that one of them was mentally prepared to go to Afghanistan for Fiyadeen (suicide...
  • J&K: Security forces gun down all three terrorists who attacked Khatua 28-03-2014 07:02 PM

    Srinagar: Three terrorists were gunned down in a fierce gun battle with the security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Kathua on Friday. The terrorists had executed twin terror attacks in Jammu where one person was killed and three others were injured early on Friday morning. Early in the morning, the...
  • IM top man Tehseen Akhtar was planning terror strike in Delhi: Police 28-03-2014 02:07 PM

    Indian Mujahideen's top operative Tehseen Akhtar alias Monu was planning to carry out a terror strike in the national capital with the help of his associates, the Delhi Police has told a local court. The Special Cell of Delhi Police stated this while seeking remand of Akhtar, one of the...
  • Relief for Bhullar, Centre in favour of commuting his death penalty 27-03-2014 02:16 PM

    New Delhi: In a major relief to Khalistani terrorist Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Thursday that it was in favour of commuting his death penalty into life imprisonment. The Centre said that there was a delay of 18 years in deciding on his mercy...
  • UP ATS arrests two terrorists planning to attack Varanasi during polls 27-03-2014 08:15 AM

    New Delhi: In what can be a major breakthrough, two alleged fidayeen terrorists have been arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terror Squad in Gorakhpur. They were reportedly on their way to Ayodhya from Gorakhpur. According to the UP ATS, the arrested terrorists are Pakistani nationals. The ATS said that the...
  • 'Suspected IM terrorists had conducted recce on Bharatpur's Ganga Temple' 26-03-2014 11:10 PM

    Suspected IM terrorists, who were arrested from Rajasthan in a joint operation with Delhi Police, had conducted recce of Ganga temple in Bharatpur besides some places here and were planning to move out of the country after executing blasts. "It came to light during primary investigation that they had visited...
  • 'IM operatives wanted to blow up Jodhpur, Bharatpur and Agra' 26-03-2014 10:47 PM

    Terror outfit Indian Mujahideen was planning to strike at three tourist destinations in the country during the Lok Sabha polls and had deputed its now arrested Indian operations head Tehsin Akhtar to recce these locations, a senior police officer said on Wednesday. The revelations came during questioning of Tehsin Akhtar...
  • NGOs censure arrest of muslim students 26-03-2014 09:04 PM

    A joint forum of NGOs, on Wednesday, termed the Delhi and Rajasthan ATS' operation, arresting five young boys as suspected terrorists of Indian Mujhaideen, as an action in "haste, deliberate, and political". Addressing a joint press conference here, the leaders of NGOs, including People Union of Civil Liberties president Prem...
  • IM arrests: Two detained Jamia residents released after protests 24-03-2014 09:20 AM

    New Delhi: After long protests by Jamia residents backed by AAP and Congress leaders on Sunday, the two students who were detained by the police in connection with the arrest of IM operatives were released late evening. They were, however, asked by the special cell to join the probe later....
  • Delhi Police arrests 4 IM terrorists planning terror attack during LS polls 23-03-2014 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Sunday arrested four Indian Mujahideen terrorists in Rajasthan, who were planning a terror attack during Lok Sabha elections. The police made the arrest after they got specific input from the Intelligence Bureau. The arrested terrorists were identified as Waqas, Mahroof, Mehraj and Saquib. Sources said...
  • Saudi Arabia designates Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist group 08-03-2014 01:02 PM

    Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation, in a move that could increase pressure on Qatar whose backing for the group has sparked a row with fellow Gulf monarchies. The US-allied kingdom has also designated as terrorist the Nusra Front and the Islamic State in...
  • Terrorists kill 11 people in their homes in Nigeria 05-03-2014 12:28 PM

    Officials say Islamic terrorists have burned 11 people to death inside their homes in northeastern Nigeria, where frequent attacks have claimed at least 130 lives in the past four days alone. The attack late on Monday at Jakana village in Borno state occurred about 6 miles (10 kilometers) from a...
  • Nitish lashes out at Modi, accuses him of calling people in Bihar terrorists 04-03-2014 03:59 PM

    Patna: A day after BJP prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi attacked the JDU government in Bihar over a slew of issues, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday hit back at the Gujarat CM criticising him of taking advantage of terror attacks in Bihar. Accusing Modi of calling people in Bihar...
  • Nitish Kumar counters Modi barbs on Bihar becoming terrorist haven 04-03-2014 03:51 PM

    Seeking to dismiss allegations by Narendra Modi that Bihar has become a haven for terrorists, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday questioned incidents of violence that occurred in Gujarat and other parts of the country. "Any incident of terrorism is a cause of worry. But if on the basis of...
  • Terrorists kill two policemen in Kashmir near a Pulwama court 03-03-2014 02:59 PM

    Srinagar: Two policemen were killed in a terrorist attack near the court premises in Pulwama town on Monday after terrorists fired volley of bullets on a police party in the main township. Police and witnesses said terrorists fired briefly on the policemen and later fled from the scene. The two...
  • China blames separatists for knife attack; 33 dead 02-03-2014 12:02 PM

    Kunming: More than 10 assailants slashed scores of people with knives at a train station in southern China in what state media said on Sunday was a terrorist assault by ethnic separatists from the far west. Twenty-nine slash victims and four attackers were killed and 143 people wounded. Police fatally...
  • 'Terror attack' in China kills 28, injures 113 02-03-2014 07:12 AM

    Beijing: Twenty-eight people were killed and 113 others injured in a "violent terrorist attack" when a group of unidentified men armed with knives attacked a railway station in China's southwestern Kunming city on Saturday. A group of unknown knife-wielding men attacked the Kunming Railway Station in the capital city of...