Bihar ATS arrested the two men following inputs by intelligence bureau and seized photocopies of letters related to the deployment of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) in Jammu and Kashmir. read more
Shafi Armar used to operate the cyber handle Yusuf Al Hindi to radicalize Indian Muslims towards Islamic jihad. But the cyber character was used after his death by other IS cadre to lure Indians into IS. read more
After weeks of fighting, the Syrian Democratic Forces, supported by the United States of America, finally defeated ISIS terrorists holed up in Syria’s Baghouz and declared that the terror group was ‘finished on the ground’. The SDF claimed that Baghouz was the last pocket of territory held by ISIS which had finally been liberated. However, it is feared that sleeper cells of ISIS may still be in existence in the Middle-East. (Hindustan Times)read more
Shafi Armar, a resident of Bhatkal in Karnataka described by Indian and US officials as the Islamic State’s main recruiter in the country, has been killed in fighting in the terror organisation’s last remaining stronghold in Syria, according to a statement... read more
The vessel was crammed with men, women and children crossing the Tigris Thursday to go to a popular picnic area to celebrate Nowruz, the Kurdish New Year and a holiday across Iraq marking the start of spring. read more
China on Thursday blocked a fresh move to designate Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist at the UN Security Council, allowing a major bilateral irritant with India to fester. read more
US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters walk in a building as fight against Islamic State militants continue in the village of Baghouz, Syria. The Islamic State group has been reduced from its self-proclaimed caliphate that once spread across much of Syria and Iraq at its height in 2014 to a speck of land on the countries' shared border.