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Pakistan to remain in FATF 'grey' list till Feb 2021 as nation fails to fulfil six key obligations
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Pakistan to remain in FATF 'grey' list till Feb 2021 as nation fails to fulfil six key obligations

Sources said some of the tasks which Pakistan failed to fulfil include failure to take action against all UN-designated terrorists like JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar, LeT founder Hafiz Seed and the outfit's operational commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi

Delhi court sends Yasin Malik to NIA custody till 22 April in case related to funding of separatists, terror groups in J&K
India

Delhi court sends Yasin Malik to NIA custody till 22 April in case related to funding of separatists, terror groups in J&K

Yasin Malik was shifted to Delhi's Tihar Jail on Tuesday after the NIA secured his production remand in connection with the terror funding case. Malik will be facing questions from the NIA related to funding of his organisation

Indian Army says at least 190 Kashmiri youths joined militancy in 2018; new recruits mostly from south Kashmir
India

Indian Army says at least 190 Kashmiri youths joined militancy in 2018; new recruits mostly from south Kashmir

In 2010, 54 youths had joined militancy, while in 2011 the number came down to 23. It further dipped to 21 in 2012 and 16 in 2013, the official said.

J&K Police sends Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty to US for preserving data of Shujaat Bukhari's Facebook,Twitter accounts
India

J&K Police sends Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty to US for preserving data of Shujaat Bukhari's Facebook,Twitter accounts

Facebook and Twitter are based out of the US and so is the Google, which runs e-mail services. The preservation of data and subsequent transfer will give us more leads into the Shujaat Bukhari case, the officials said.

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

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.

NIA arrests two suspected hawala operators in Uttar Pradesh in connection with LeT terror funding case probe
India

NIA arrests two suspected hawala operators in Uttar Pradesh in connection with LeT terror funding case probe

NIA has arrested two men, suspected to be hawala operators, from UP in connection with its probe into activities of Pakistan-based Lashker-e-Taiba in India

DGMO says no records of any previous 'surgical strike' by Indian Army
India

DGMO says no records of any previous 'surgical strike' by Indian Army

The Directorate General of Military Operations (DGMO) of the Army does not have records of any "surgical strike" conducted before 29 September, 2016.

Amarnath Yatra attack: Three militants arrested, others to be neutralised soon says IGP Munir Khan
India

Amarnath Yatra attack: Three militants arrested, others to be neutralised soon says IGP Munir Khan

Jammu and Kashmir police said three people, alleged conspirators in the 10 July attack on Amarnath pilgrims, have been arrested by its SIT

Ishrat Jahan case: Ahmedabad court orders CBI to submit all documents related to investigation
India

Ishrat Jahan case: Ahmedabad court orders CBI to submit all documents related to investigation

A special court in Ahmedabad ordered the CBI to place before it all documents related to the probe in the Ishrat Jahan alleged fake encounter case

Kashmir unrest: Three LeT members killed in encounter, one civilian dies during protests
India

Kashmir unrest: Three LeT members killed in encounter, one civilian dies during protests

Security forces dealt a severe blow to the militant group, Lashker-e-Taiba, when they killed three of its members in Kashmir early on Thursday after a six-hour encounter.

Kashmir unrest: Six policemen killed as LeT attackers ambush police group in Anantnag
India

Kashmir unrest: Six policemen killed as LeT attackers ambush police group in Anantnag

LeT terrorists on Friday ambushed a police party in the outskirts of Anantnag district of South Kashmir and killed six policemen.

Kashmir unrest: LeT militant Junaid Ahmad Matoo killed; protesters clash with armed forces near encounter site
India

Kashmir unrest: LeT militant Junaid Ahmad Matoo killed; protesters clash with armed forces near encounter site

As news of Junaid Ahmad Matoo, a top Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) commander in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, trapped inside Malik Mohalla area in Arwani village, spread on social media, hundreds of protesters clashed with the army and Kashmir Police, in a bid to help the trapped militants escape.

Kashmir unrest: Youths continue to join militant groups; tension multiplies for security forces
India

Kashmir unrest: Youths continue to join militant groups; tension multiplies for security forces

The number of local youths joining militancy in Kashmir since a fresh agitation erupted in July last has shown an alarming increase with security agencies putting the figure at nearly 250 till March.

UPA and LeT worked in tandem on Ishrat Jahan case, claims Rijiju
India

UPA and LeT worked in tandem on Ishrat Jahan case, claims Rijiju

Union Minister Kiren Rijuju on Friday stoked a fresh controversy on the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case by accusing the then Home Ministry headed by P Chidambaram of working in "tandem" with terror outfit LeT, a charge vehemently denied by Congress which demanded his immediate sacking.

NIA announces rewards for info leading to arrest of six ultras behind Udhampur attack
India

NIA announces rewards for info leading to arrest of six ultras behind Udhampur attack

NIA, which is probing the terror strike on a BSF convoy case in Jammu and Kashmir last month, on Friday announced cash reward on information leading to the arrest of six Lashker-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists who were part of a larger conspiracy behind the attack.

'Unfortunate father' knew about arms training, Naved reveals to interrogators
India

'Unfortunate father' knew about arms training, Naved reveals to interrogators

Less than a week after the arrest of Mohammed Naved after the terror attack in Udhampur, details have already emerged from his interrogation and made their way to the media.

26/11 accused Abu Jundal goes on hunger strike, seeks to be shifted out of 'anda cell'
India

26/11 accused Abu Jundal goes on hunger strike, seeks to be shifted out of 'anda cell'

Abu Jundal, an alleged mastermind of the 26/11 terror attacks, has gone on hunger strike in the Arthur Road jail demanding that he be shifted from 'anda' cell to a normal prison.

LeT may target Israeli Embassy, Jewish establishments in India
India

LeT may target Israeli Embassy, Jewish establishments in India

Security has been heightened in Israeli Embassy, Consulates and other Jewish establishments in several states following intelligence inputs that terror groups like Lashker-e-Taiba may target them.

Mufti denies permission for separatist rally; says pro-Pak slogans 'unacceptable'
India

Mufti denies permission for separatist rally; says pro-Pak slogans 'unacceptable'

The state government, in which BJP is an alliance partner, came in for flak over its decision to allow Geelani to hold the rally in Srinagar city which comes after a gap of five years.

LeT commander killed in encounter in North Kashmir
India

LeT commander killed in encounter in North Kashmir

A top Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) foreign militant was on Tuesday killed in a gun battle with troops in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.