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'Our eyes are open to what Pakistan is doing,' says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh after NIA arrests notorious narco terrorist Ranjit Singh alias Cheeta
India

'Our eyes are open to what Pakistan is doing,' says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh after NIA arrests notorious narco terrorist Ranjit Singh alias Cheeta

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh warned Pakistan on Saturday against its "persistent attempts" to spread narco-terrorism in India, asserting that the police force was "keeping a close watch" on anti-national activities across the border even during a crisis

Pakistan to remain on FATF Grey List till June 2020; watchdog warns of action if Islamabad fails to check terror funding
World

Pakistan to remain on FATF Grey List till June 2020; watchdog warns of action if Islamabad fails to check terror funding

The FATF is an inter-governmental body established in 1989 to combat money laundering, terrorist financing and other related threats to the integrity of the international financial system

Pakistan expected to get four-month breather to fulfil FATF obligations and secure its exit from grey list
World

Pakistan expected to get four-month breather to fulfil FATF obligations and secure its exit from grey list

Pakistan submitted a 650-page review report to the FATF on 8 January in response to 150 questions raised by the FATF regarding new Pakistani policies on money laundering.

Nepal emerges biggest hub for Indian Mujahideen, says US report; porous border makes India vulnerable to terror attacks
India

Nepal emerges biggest hub for Indian Mujahideen, says US report; porous border makes India vulnerable to terror attacks

In a recently released report, ‘Country Report on Terrorism 2018’, the US State Department has said that IM, which has ties with terrorist groups LeT, JeM is using Nepal as a hub to carry out terrorist activities against India

Eight Lashkar-e-Taiba associates arrested in J&K's Sopore; group was involved in threatening locals by circulating posters
India

Eight Lashkar-e-Taiba associates arrested in J&K's Sopore; group was involved in threatening locals by circulating posters

Eight terrorist associates who were involved in threatening and intimidation of locals by publishing and circulating of posters on the behest of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) affiliates, were arrested on Monday

Month after abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, Indian Army and terrorists wage 'poster war'
India

Month after abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, Indian Army and terrorists wage 'poster war'

While terrorist groups are distributing pamphlets slamming the government for revoking special status, the Indian Army is countering with flyers listing the benefits of such a decision.

Four Kashmiri youths who wanted to cross LoC 'to join militancy' taken into police custody in Uri
India

Four Kashmiri youths who wanted to cross LoC 'to join militancy' taken into police custody in Uri

The Army officer said the youths in Jammu and Kashmir were handed over to their respective families after proper counselling. He appealed to the youths to not get misguided by the propaganda of militants.

Pakistan Army 'openly' supporting religious extremism in country, alleges US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher
World

Pakistan Army 'openly' supporting religious extremism in country, alleges US Congressman Dana Rohrabacher

Pakistan's powerful army is supporting religious extremism in the country, an influential US lawmaker has alleged as he voiced his support to the rights of the Mohajir community.

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.

British woman who married under Islamic State regime in Syria arrested in UK
World

British woman who married under Islamic State regime in Syria arrested in UK

A British woman who married and gave birth under the Islamic State regime in Syria has become one of the first so-called jihadi brides to be arrested on her return to the UK, a media report has claimed.

Dial 1441 if you want to give up arms and return home, CRPF tells Kashmir youth in terror groups
India

Dial 1441 if you want to give up arms and return home, CRPF tells Kashmir youth in terror groups

Dial 1441 if you want to surrender, is the message from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to Kashmiri youth, who have joined terror groups and now want to return to the mainstream.

Islamic State retains solid base of online supporters despite facing defeat in Iraq, Syria, says Europol
World

Islamic State retains solid base of online supporters despite facing defeat in Iraq, Syria, says Europol

Despite setbacks on the battlefield in Syria and Iraq the Islamic State group retains a "solid base of dedicated supporters" online, Europe's policing agency warned on Friday

Rohingya militants deny links with global terror groups, says not linked to Islamic State, Al-Qaeda
World

Rohingya militants deny links with global terror groups, says not linked to Islamic State, Al-Qaeda

Rohingya militants, whose raids in western Myanmar provoked an army crackdown that spurred a humanitarian crisis, denied any links to global terror groups on Friday

Amnesty International's Turkey chairman arrested on charges of membership in terror group
World

Amnesty International's Turkey chairman arrested on charges of membership in terror group

Turkey's official news agency says Amnesty International's chairman in the country has been formally arrested pending trial on charges of membership in a terror group.

UAE releases list with terror organisations linked to Qatar, says only diplomacy can resolve crisis
World

UAE releases list with terror organisations linked to Qatar, says only diplomacy can resolve crisis

A top diplomat from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) said on Friday that the list issued on Thursday of 59 individuals and 12 organisations linked to terrorism gives Qatar a chance to change its policy.

IS is adapting to the increased vigilance; shift to 'dark web' according to UN officials
News & Analysis

IS is adapting to the increased vigilance; shift to 'dark web' according to UN officials

The UN political chief warned on Tuesday that Islamic State terrorist group is adapting to increasing military pressure by shifting to the "dark web."

Terrorism or technical error? Authorities confused about reasons behind EgyptAir flight crash
World

Terrorism or technical error? Authorities confused about reasons behind EgyptAir flight crash

The EgyptAir flight MS804, which departed from Paris on Wednesday night at 2.26 am has reportedly crashed in the Mediterranean Sea minutes after it lost contact with the Greek and Egyptian air traffic controllers.

Pakistan supported, trained LeT and other groups fighting in Kashmir, says Musharraf
World

Pakistan supported, trained LeT and other groups fighting in Kashmir, says Musharraf

Former president Pervez Musharraf has admitted that Pakistan supported and trained groups like Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in 1990s to carry out militancy in Kashmir.

Tehreek-e-Taliban of Pakistan successfully test-fire indigenous missile Omar-1
World

Tehreek-e-Taliban of Pakistan successfully test-fire indigenous missile Omar-1

As Pakistan celebrated Chinese investments worth $46 billion, the militant group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) reported that it successfully test-fired its first indigenously developed missile.

Making of a terrorist: Here's how people are taught to lose their humanity
India

Making of a terrorist: Here's how people are taught to lose their humanity

What makes terrorists such ruthless beasts, bereft of all feelings normal to human beings? The extremists are made to believe that their religion is threatened by a hostile world.