Islamic Jihad

Death toll from strike on Gaza tunnel this week rises to 12

A Palestinian militant group said on Friday that five of its members had been killed earlier this week when Israel blew up a cross-border tunnel being dug by militants from the Gaza Strip, bringing the death toll in the strike to 12. 

Nov 03, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
Will chop off your heads and hang them at Lal Chowk, Hizbul Mujahideen warns Hurriyat leaders

Will chop off your heads and hang them at Lal Chowk, Hizbul Mujahideen warns Hurriyat leaders

Hizbul Mujahideen leader Zakir Musa has warned Hurriyat leaders that their heads will be chopped off and hung in the Lal Chowk here for interfering in the militant group's "struggle for Islam".

May 12, 2017, 17:04 PM IST
Hamas thanks Turkey for Gaza efforts in Israel deal

Hamas thanks Turkey for Gaza efforts in Israel deal

Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas thanks Turkey for its efforts on behalf of Gazans, urging it to increase pressure for an end to a decade-old blockade.

Jun 28, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

Bangladesh clerics sign fatwa against Islamist killings

The fatwa denouncing the clandestine attacks on minorities and secular activists has been endorsed by over 100,000 Muslim scholars and imams.

Jun 14, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

Israel raids Palestinian TV station

Israeli forces raided the West Bank offices of Palestine Today television overnight and arrested its manager over allegations of inciting violence, Israel`s Shin Bet internal security agency said on Friday.

Mar 11, 2016, 13:29 PM IST

Shooter messaged Facebook friends about support for jihad: Report

One of the shooters in the San Bernardino massacre, Tashfeen Malik, sent at least two private messages on Facebook to a small group of Pakistani friends in 2012 and 2014, pledging her support for Islamic jihad and saying she hoped to join the fight one day, the Los Angeles Times reported on Monday.

Dec 15, 2015, 06:55 AM IST

Spain arrests three suspected jihadists: Ministry

Spain`s Interior Ministry said on Saturday it had arrested in two men suspected of trying to recruit people for Islamic jihad, or "holy war", as well as a woman ready to go to the conflict zone.

Nov 28, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Israel reinstates internment of hunger striker Allan

 Israel reinstated the detention without trial on Wednesday of Palestinian Mohammed Allan, whose recent two-month hunger strike brought him near death and increased tensions in the occupied West Bank.

Sep 16, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

ICRC says Palestinian hunger striker at risk of death

A Palestinian detainee on hunger strike in an Israeli jail for 50 days is now "at immediate risk" of death, the International Committee of the Red Cross warned on Friday.

Aug 07, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

Israel arrests Palestinian hunger-striker

Israeli police arrested Palestinian Khader Adnan for allegedly entering Jerusalem illegally following a 56-day prison hunger strike that brought him near death, authorities said Tuesday.

Jul 14, 2015, 13:04 PM IST

15,000 join anti-Islam protest in eastern Germany

A record 15,000 people marched Monday in eastern Germany against "asylum cheats" and the country`s "Islamisation" in the latest show of strength of a growing far-right populist movement.

Dec 16, 2014, 05:56 AM IST

Israel strikes Gaza after increased rocket attacks

Israeli forces launched massive airstrikes in the Gaza Strip overnight Monday, hitting dozens of Hamas and Islamic Jihad targets in retaliation to the increased rocket attacks from the Palestinian enclave.

Jul 01, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Gaza militants say truce restored

Gaza`s Islamic Jihad has announced that an Egyptian-brokered truce had been restored following a brief but intense confrontation a day earlier when Israeli warplanes pounded the Strip after heavy cross-border rocket fire.

Mar 14, 2014, 08:29 AM IST

Islamic Jihad says Gaza truce now in effect

The radical Islamic Jihad movement said on Thursday that an Egyptian-brokered truce had gone into effect to halt a spiralling confrontation with Israel.

Mar 13, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

Islamic Jihad chief dies after clash with Hamas police

Islamic Jihad severed contacts with the Hamas rulers of Gaza today after a commander in its military wing died.

Jun 24, 2013, 09:46 AM IST

Israel top court takes Palestinian detainee appeal

Khader Adnan has refused food since he was arrested in the West Bank in December.

Feb 20, 2012, 15:10 PM IST

Israel trades fire with Gaza’s Islamic Jihad

Exchanges of fire are common between southern Israel and the Gaza strip under Hamas, but this is the worst in months.

Oct 30, 2011, 09:30 AM IST

Israeli jets hit Islamic Jihad camps in Gaza

Islamic Jihad has always refused to observe a calm in attacks against Israel.

Feb 26, 2011, 14:16 PM IST

Big rally by Islamic Jihad in Gaza, joined by Hamas

Islamic Jihad militants harass southern Israel with sporadic rocket attacks.

Oct 29, 2010, 21:34 PM IST

Two killed in Israeli strike against Gaza

Two Palestinians were killed and 07 injured in Israeli strike against Gaza.

Jul 22, 2010, 09:18 AM IST