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From chief minister to prime minister, how Narendra Modi has always been tough on terror and tried to break its back in India
India

From chief minister to prime minister, how Narendra Modi has always been tough on terror and tried to break its back in India

Since taking the reins of the country in 2014, there has been a stark reduction in terrorist attacks that have happened outside of Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and Northeast

Narendra Modi has merely reminded India how UPA-era ‘cycle of terror’ was broken
Politics

Narendra Modi has merely reminded India how UPA-era ‘cycle of terror’ was broken

After Narendra Modi came to power in 2014, not a single major Islamist terror attack has taken place on civilian targets outside Jammu and Kashmir

Uttar Pradesh Polls 2022: Father of 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast case convict campaigning for SP, alleges Yogi Adityanath
Politics

Uttar Pradesh Polls 2022: Father of 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast case convict campaigning for SP, alleges Yogi Adityanath

A special court on Friday sentenced to death 38 members of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen in the 2008 serial blasts which killed 56 people and injured over 200.

Ahmedabad serial blasts 2008: Survivors, kin hail verdict, but want death penalty for all 49 guilty persons
India

Ahmedabad serial blasts 2008: Survivors, kin hail verdict, but want death penalty for all 49 guilty persons

A special court on Friday handed down the death penalty to 38 persons and sentenced 11 others to life imprisonment for the 21 blasts that took place in a span of 70 minutes on 26 July, 2008, killing 56 and injuring over 200

Story of Indian Mujahideen jihadist on death row casts light on lives of terrorism’s foot-soldiers
India

Story of Indian Mujahideen jihadist on death row casts light on lives of terrorism’s foot-soldiers

Ariz Khan’s journey casts light on the largely unknown rank-and-file of the Indian Mujahideen, and their seduction by a cult of blood.

Batla House encounter: Delhi court convicts Indian Mujahideen operative Ariz Khan for killing Inspector MC Sharma
India

Batla House encounter: Delhi court convicts Indian Mujahideen operative Ariz Khan for killing Inspector MC Sharma

The court is likely to announce the quantum of sentence for Khan on 15 March. Inspector MC Sharma of the Delhi Police Special Cell was killed during the 2008 Batla House encounter in South Delhi

Evidence put 7/11 Mumbai blasts accused on death row; now NIA, intelligence and police files are questioning that proof
India

Evidence put 7/11 Mumbai blasts accused on death row; now NIA, intelligence and police files are questioning that proof

In perhaps the most bizarre story to ever emerge from India’s criminal justice system, five innocent men may be on death row — while those who carried out the 2006 Mumbai train bombings, some of them in prison, have never been prosecuted for their crime.

Hizbul chief Syed Salahuddin, IM's Bhatkal brothers among 18 designated as terrorists under UAPA
India

Hizbul chief Syed Salahuddin, IM's Bhatkal brothers among 18 designated as terrorists under UAPA

Four close aides of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim have also been named in the list: Shaikh Shakeel alias Chhota Shakeel, Mohammad Anis Shaikh, Ibrahim Memon alias Tiger Memon and Javed Chikna

Coronavirus Outbreak: Nawayath Muslims in Karnataka's Bhatkal junk orthodoxy of Tablighi Jamaat, help authorities quarantine vulnerable, feed poor
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Nawayath Muslims in Karnataka's Bhatkal junk orthodoxy of Tablighi Jamaat, help authorities quarantine vulnerable, feed poor

When the rest of the country was grappling with Tablighi’s googly, Muslims from Bhatkal did not wait for the community leaders from the state outside to give diktats or plead them to cooperate with the government for implementing total lockdown or social distancing.

Communal riots in India are playing into the hands of Islamic State's jihadists and realising their dystopic dreams
India

Communal riots in India are playing into the hands of Islamic State's jihadists and realising their dystopic dreams

There is little doubt Indian communal politics is reaching a crossroads — but there are many paths from here, and all but one leads to perdition

Islamic State ideology in vulnerable pockets of South India feeds on local grievances to further jihadist agenda
India

Islamic State ideology in vulnerable pockets of South India feeds on local grievances to further jihadist agenda

The Islamic State in the Land of al-Shams might be dead—but the in the land of Idli-Sambar, it is giving jihad a new, distinctively southern flavour, blending local grievances and conflicts into its global ideology.

NIA anti-terror raids: Islamic State might be dead abroad, but hate politics is fuelling its resurrection in India
India

NIA anti-terror raids: Islamic State might be dead abroad, but hate politics is fuelling its resurrection in India

In interrogations by the NIA, half the suspects said communalism — ranging from riots to compulsory yoga practice — led them to join the Islamic State. Barely half of them cited the global Islamist project that underpins the Islamic State

Govt may term Sanatan Sanstha terror entity, but gaping holes in law hamper police action on fringe elements
India

Govt may term Sanatan Sanstha terror entity, but gaping holes in law hamper police action on fringe elements

Given what we know of the Sanatan Sanstha’s activities and alleged crimes, it should ideally be classified as a “terrorist organisation”.

India's Pakistan optimists notwithstanding, Modi must not be taken in by Imran Khan's imminent overtures
India

India's Pakistan optimists notwithstanding, Modi must not be taken in by Imran Khan's imminent overtures

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should keep in mind that the last major gains in the India-Pakistan relationship were won through war, not dialogue.

2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts: NIA court defers pronouncement of quantum of sentence till Friday
India

2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts: NIA court defers pronouncement of quantum of sentence till Friday

The pronouncement of the quantum of sentence for the five individuals convicted in the 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blast case was deferred to Friday.

MHA says there has been 'visible improvement' in security since Narendra Modi govt assumed office
India

MHA says there has been 'visible improvement' in security since Narendra Modi govt assumed office

The Union home ministry on Sunday claimed there has been "visible improvement" in the security scenario in the country since the Narendra Modi government assumed office four years ago.

Ahmedabad serial blasts: Delhi Police files chargesheet against Indian Mujahideen founder Abdul Subhan Qureshi
India

Ahmedabad serial blasts: Delhi Police files chargesheet against Indian Mujahideen founder Abdul Subhan Qureshi

Delhi Police's special cell has filed a chargesheet against banned outfit Indian Mujahideen's founder Abdul Subhan Qureshi

NIA arrests Ariz Khan for his involvement in serial blast cases; accused produced in Patiala House court today
India

NIA arrests Ariz Khan for his involvement in serial blast cases; accused produced in Patiala House court today

A man wanted for his alleged involvement in serial blasts in various parts of the country has been arrested by the NIA, an agency statement said on Wednesday.

MHA says Sikh youth are being trained in terror activities at ISI facilities in Pakistan
India

MHA says Sikh youth are being trained in terror activities at ISI facilities in Pakistan

The Home Ministry has conveyed to a parliamentary panel that Sikh youths are being trained at ISI facilities in Pakistan to carry out terror activities in India, and members of the community who are settled in Canada and other places are also being instigated against the country with false and malicious propaganda.

Arrested Indian Mujahideen terrorist Ariz Khan sent to 25 days police custody by court
India

Arrested Indian Mujahideen terrorist Ariz Khan sent to 25 days police custody by court

A Delhi court has sent an alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist Ariz Khan, who had escaped during the 2008 Batla House encounter, to 25 days police custody.