Jemaah Islamiyah

Indonesian cleric loses appeal over militant camp

A jailed cleric regarded as the spiritual leader of militant Islam in Indonesia has lost an appeal against his conviction for funding an extremist training camp, an official said Thursday.

Aug 04, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

Indonesia adamant terror mastermind won`t return from Guantanamo

He was accused of masterminding the 2002 Bali bombings that left 202 people dead, and plotting other attacks on US airliners and foreigners.

Mar 11, 2016, 15:20 PM IST

Jakarta attack: Indonesian police arrest three suspects

Indonesian police Friday arrested three men on suspicion of links to the brazen attacks in the heart of the country's capital, and said they recovered a flag of the Islamic State group from the home of one of the attackers.

Jan 15, 2016, 12:33 PM IST

Six men charged over terror plot in Malaysia

Six men, including an Indonesian suspected to be an arms expert, were charged on Thursday for allegedly conspiring to plot terror attacks in Malaysia.

Apr 30, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

Toll in Philippine clashes with Islamists rises to 26

A military assault on Islamic militants in the southern Philippines entered its fifth day on Saturday, with the toll rising to 24 guerrillas and two soldiers dead, officials said.

Feb 28, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Brunei detains Indonesian on terror suspicions: Report

Brunei authorities have detained an Indonesian national with links to Southeast Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) for alleged "terrorist-related activities" in the oil-rich sultanate, a media report said Thursday.

Feb 27, 2014, 11:52 AM IST

Malaysia: 3 suspected of terrorist recruiting

Malaysian police detained three people on Thursday, including an al-Qaeda-linked former army captain, suspected of recruiting militants for terrorist activities.

Feb 07, 2013, 22:05 PM IST

Bali bomb-maker jailed for 20 years

The Bali attacks targeted Paddy`s Bar and the Sari Club in Kuta. Those killed were from 21 countries, including 88 Australians, 38 Indonesians and 28 Britons.

Jun 21, 2012, 12:10 PM IST

Indonesia Islamist group on US terror list

The US has officially branded Abu Bakar Bashir`s Jemaah Anshorut Tauhid group as a foreign terrorist organisation.

Feb 24, 2012, 11:43 AM IST

Bali bomber never met Osama bin Laden: Lawyer

Umar Patek faces six counts of murder, bomb-making and illegal firearms possession over the 2002 Bali nightclub attacks.

Feb 20, 2012, 11:37 AM IST

Al Qaeda links with South East Asia fraying?

Alleged bomb maker Umar Patek described his frustration in re-establishing militant ties in his quest to go to Afghanistan.

Feb 19, 2012, 12:37 PM IST

Philippine extremist planning attacks when killed

Abu Sayyaf commander Umbra Jumdail was killed on Thursday in a jungle hideout on southern Jolo island.

Feb 05, 2012, 12:50 PM IST

Filipino troops still searching for most-wanted terrorist

The US has offered a $5 mn reward for the capture of Marwan, a US-trained engineer accused of involvement in bombings in the Philippines.

Feb 03, 2012, 11:17 AM IST

Philippine Army arrests bomb suspect with JI links

Security forces apprehended Abi Pamanay in central part of Mindanao Island.

Apr 13, 2011, 08:23 AM IST

Islamic militants push for Bashir`s freedom on Web

Abu Bakar Bashir is believed to be the spiritual leader of Jemaah Islamiyah.

Aug 29, 2010, 13:10 PM IST

Terror mastermind Noordin buried in Malaysia

Slain Islamist militant leader Noordin Mohammed Top was laid to rest in his childhood village on Friday, three weeks after he was killed in a raid on his Indonesian hideout.

Oct 02, 2009, 23:54 PM IST

Indonesia awaits DNA test to confirm Noordin’s death

Indonesian police on Sunday said it could take two weeks to confirm the death of Asian terror mastermind Noordin Mohammed Top, reported killed in a dramatic standoff with police special forces.

Aug 09, 2009, 11:30 AM IST

Top Islamic terror suspect killed in Java siege: Media

Alleged Asian terror mastermind Noordin Mohammed Top was reportedly killed in a hail of gunfire at his Indonesian hideout after a 17-hour siege by police forces.

Aug 08, 2009, 21:05 PM IST