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Iranian boat with huge stock of heroin apprehended off Gujarat coast; seven arrested
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Iranian boat with huge stock of heroin apprehended off Gujarat coast; seven arrested

The boat carried an estimated 30 to 50 kg of the drug, which could be worth about Rs 150 to Rs 250 crore in the international markets as per officials

Al-Qaeda terrorist arrested in Jamshedpur; Jharkhand Police says he was 'preparing youths for jihad, terror acts'
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Al-Qaeda terrorist arrested in Jamshedpur; Jharkhand Police says he was 'preparing youths for jihad, terror acts'

The Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) of Jharkhand Police has arrested an Al-Qaeda terrorist from Jamshedpur, a senior police officer said on Sunday.

Three suspects with alleged links to Hizbul Mujahideen arrested in Assam's Barpeta; 10 others held this week
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Three suspects with alleged links to Hizbul Mujahideen arrested in Assam's Barpeta; 10 others held this week

The Assam Police acted on a tip-off and arrested the three suspected Hizbul Mujahideen operatives on Saturday night.

Uttar Pradesh ATS arrests 10 persons on charges of terror-funding, suspected links with Lashkar-e-Taiba
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Uttar Pradesh ATS arrests 10 persons on charges of terror-funding, suspected links with Lashkar-e-Taiba

The Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) of the Uttar Pradesh police has arrested ten persons, who it claimed were linked with Lashker-e-Taiba and allegedly involved in terror-funding activities.

Yogi Adityanath lauds PAC for smooth conduct of Gujarat polls, accorded Guard of Honour at PAC event
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Yogi Adityanath lauds PAC for smooth conduct of Gujarat polls, accorded Guard of Honour at PAC event

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday lauded the Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) for its role in the effective conduct of Gujarat Assembly elections.

Gujarat ATS takes 2008 serial blasts accused to Ahmedabad for interrogation
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Gujarat ATS takes 2008 serial blasts accused to Ahmedabad for interrogation

A team of anti-terrorist squad (ATS) of Gujarat police on Monday took away, for interrogation, terror suspect Tauseef Khan, an accused in the Ahmedabad serial blasts of 2008.

Two Islamic State recruits arrested in Gujarat for plotting attack on Jewish synagogue
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Two Islamic State recruits arrested in Gujarat for plotting attack on Jewish synagogue

Two suspected Islamic State operatives were arrested by the Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad, which claimed that they were plotting an attack on a Jewish synagogue.

Yogi Adityanath calls for meeting between NIA, state agencies every six months
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Yogi Adityanath calls for meeting between NIA, state agencies every six months

Yogi Adityanath was addressing a gathering after inauguration of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) office and residential campus in Lucknow

Bangladeshi terror suspect arrested in Muzaffarnagar; was preparing fake IDs for militants
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Bangladeshi terror suspect arrested in Muzaffarnagar; was preparing fake IDs for militants

A suspected Bangladeshi terrorist associated with Islamic extremist group Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT) was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti Terrorist Squad from Muzaffarnagar on Sunday.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: After discharge,DG Vanzara hoping for 'justice' in Ishrat Jahan row
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: After discharge,DG Vanzara hoping for 'justice' in Ishrat Jahan row

Retired Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, who was discharged by a special court in the alleged fake encounters of Sohrabuddin Sheikh said truth has finally prevailed

Uttar Pradesh ATS to question Muzaffarnagar resident arrested in Kashmir over LeT links
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Uttar Pradesh ATS to question Muzaffarnagar resident arrested in Kashmir over LeT links

Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad will interrogate the Muzaffarnagar resident who was arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday.

National Investigative Agency to take over case of suspected Islamic State operatives held in Gujarat
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National Investigative Agency to take over case of suspected Islamic State operatives held in Gujarat

The NIA will take over from Gujarat's Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) in a case involving two suspected Islamic State operatives arrested in February in Gujarat.

Rajasthan cop shoots woman, dead, kills self
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Rajasthan cop shoots woman, dead, kills self

An additional superintendent of police of the Anti-Terrorist squad of Rajasthan Police allegedly shot himself dead after killing a woman on the outskirts of the city, police said on Friday.

Curfew relaxed in Hazaribagh till 9 pm today
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Curfew relaxed in Hazaribagh till 9 pm today

Curfew in Hazaribagh would be lifted during the daytime for the next two days following improvement of the situation

Bodh gaya blasts aftermath: Bihar forms Anti-Terrorism Squad
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Bodh gaya blasts aftermath: Bihar forms Anti-Terrorism Squad

The squad which would be set up at a cost of Rs 18.13 crore annually would include an inspector general of police, a DIG, SP and DSP besides 6 sub-inspectors, Principal Secretary, Cabinet Coordination, Brajesh Mahrotra told reporters after a cabinet meeting presided over by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Malegaon blasts case: Maharashtra govt may probe ATS, CBI officials
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Malegaon blasts case: Maharashtra govt may probe ATS, CBI officials

Senior officials in Home Ministry, the cadre-controlling authority of IPS, said the Maharashtra Government may be "advised" to probe the role of then ATS officials who had allegedly been framed.

Indonesia anti-terror squad kills two suspected militants
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Indonesia anti-terror squad kills two suspected militants

Indonesia's anti-terrorist squad killed two suspected militants in an overnight raid.