Indian Army’s top commander in J&K accused Pakistan’s ISI on Tuesday of “controlling” the Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists behind the February 14 attack on a paramilitary convoy, and said that the outfit’s leadership in the Valley had been “wiped out” in... read more
Two misleading arguments need refutation. One, that because of our failure to stabilise Jammu and Kashmir, we remain vulnerable to Pakistani-sponsored terrorism. The other argument is that Pulwama is the product of our hardened policies in J&K and our... read more
Shamima Begum, 15, was one of three British schoolgirls who ran away from their homes in the UK in 2015 to be jihadi brides, causing much concern in the country on the impact of online radicalisation, especially among the youth. read more
The terrorist attack, which has direct footprints inside Pakistan, poses the first major challenges to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, said Riedel, who is now a scholar at the Brookings Institute think-tank. read more
Women and children displaced from Deir Ezzor sit in the back of a truck after they fled the Islamic State (IS) holdout near Baghouz, eastern Syria. Among the fleeing were those born in a “state” that no longer exists, most to fathers who are dead and mothers whose countries don’t want them back. These are the children pouring out of Baghouz.
The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad had earlier arrested eight people, and detained a minor, from Aurangabad and Thane after several teams carried out searches through January 21-22, an official said. read more
Mohammed Mazhar Shaikh, who worked as a computer engineer in Bhiwandi, is the son of Rashid Hussain, also known as Rashid Malabari and nicknamed “Double”. Shaikh’s younger brother Azhar confirmed their father’s identity. read more
In a major crackdown, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad today said that it has arrested nine people including a juvenile from Mumbra, Thane and Aurangabad for alleged links with ISIS. The arrests came during the course of an investigation into the presence of sleeper cells ahead of Republic Day.
A teenager is among the nine men arrested for alleged terror links from Maharashtra’s Mumbra, Thane and Aurangabad on Tuesday. The arrests came during the course the ATS’s investigation into the presence of sleeper cells ahead of the Republic Day. read more