'South Kashmir becomes fertile ground for terror groups'

'South Kashmir becomes fertile ground for terror groups'

Considered a highly political sensitive area of the Valley, South Kashmir is fast turning into a virtual breeding ground for militants with many youths joining their rank and file or becoming their sympathisers.

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: NIA makes fresh request for quizzing David Headley's Moroccan wife

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: NIA makes fresh request for quizzing David Headley's Moroccan wife

The development came after the Moroccan authorities, while executing a Letters Rogatory (LR) sent by the NIA in 2012 after many months, had sent a statement of Outalha recorded by the law enforcing agencies of that country.

Jammu and Kashmir: Alert sounded along Line of Control as infiltration increases

Jammu and Kashmir: Alert sounded along Line of Control as infiltration increases

The terror activities in Kupwara district over the last eight weeks are suggesting that infiltration from Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) has increased and these terror groups want to set up base in North Kashmir where the presence has been weak of both the Pakistan-based terror outfits, official sources said on Sunday

Suspected LeT overground worker arrested in Jammu and Kashmir

A suspected overground worker (OGW) of Lashker-e-Toiba militant outfit was arrested in Pulwama district, police said on Monday.

This is how India plans to tackle Dawood Ibrahim and Hafiz Saeed

This is how India plans to tackle Dawood Ibrahim and Hafiz Saeed

India may not have managed to hand over to Pakistan dossiers on Dawood Ibrahim and Hafiz Saeed during the now-scrapped National Security Advisor-level talks earlier this week, but the government has prepared a strategy to tackle the D-company and the network of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind.

Parliament has become an area of combat, says President Mukherjee in I-Day eve address

Parliament has become an area of combat, says President Mukherjee in I-Day eve address

Parliament has been converted into an arena of combat rather than debate, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Friday observing that institutions of democracy are under stress and "correctives must come from within".

Suspected LeT militant killed in encounter in J&K

A suspected Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) militant was on Thursday killed in a brief gunfight with security forces in a village in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, police said.

'I came to kill Hindus, it's fun doing this,' says captured Pakistani terrorist Naved

'I came to kill Hindus, it's fun doing this,' says captured Pakistani terrorist Naved

"Its fun doing this," said Naved, a suspected Lashker-e-Taiba militant from Pakistan who was caught alive after the attack on a BSF convoy here on Wednesday that killed two constables.

Gurdaspur attack: India seeks US help in identifying Night Vision Device seized from terrorists

Gurdaspur attack: India seeks US help in identifying Night Vision Device seized from terrorists

India has approached the US to help identify the Night Vision Device (NVD) used by the three terrorists who carried out the Gurdaspur attack even as investigators did not rule out the possibility of a reconnaissance of target areas being carried out.

Suspected LeT militants may have entered India from Pakistan

Preliminary probe into the terror strike in the district that left seven persons dead indicates that the three suspected Lashker-e-Toiba militants had entered the country from Pakistan through Bamiyal village close to the International Border.

Mumbai Police may secure Headley's deposition via video conferencing

In a bid to make a watertight case against alleged Lashker-e-Toiba terrorist Sayyed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal facing trial in 26/11 terror attacks, Mumbai Police may secure the deposition of American-born terrorist David Headley from the US through video conferencing.

Kashmiri youths joining militancy; funds flow from Gulf

Kashmiri youths joining militancy; funds flow from Gulf

 Large inflow of hawala funds from gulf countries and more Kashmiri youths getting sucked into militancy are dangerously stoking terrorism in the Valley in a fresh test for security forces in their anti-militancy operations.

India to seek UN sanctions against Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin

India is in the process of seeking UN sanctions against banned Hizbul Mujahideen supremo Syed Salahuddin for a freeze on his assets and a travel ban for his association with Al-Qaeda terror group and its affiliates like Lashker-e-Toiba.

Panun Kashmir voices concern over IS 'threat' in J&K

Panun Kashmir, an organisation of displaced Kashmiri pandits on Thursday said the "threat" posed by the Islamic State (IS) in Jammu and Kashmir should not be taken lightly.

LeT Commander killed in gun battle 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.

Top LeT militant killed in J&K`s Baramulla

A top Pakistani "commander" of Lashker-e-Toiba militant outfit was killed and two security force personnel were wounded in a fierce gunbattle in north Kashmir`s Baramulla district.

LeT militant found dead, another held in Kashmir

A Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) militant was found dead and a top Pakistani self-styled commander of the outfit arrested in Kulgam district of south Kashmir today, police said.

Lashker-e-Toiba`s shadow outfit owns up Jammu terror strike

A lesser-known militant outfit `Al Shohada Brigade`, believed to be a shadow outfit of Lashker-e -Toiba terror outfit on Friday claimed responsibility for the twin attacks in Jammu region which left three people, including an army man, dead.

4th person killed in CRPF firing was Pak militant: Police

The mystery behind the identity of the fourth person killed in CRPF firing in Shopian district on weekend ended on Monday with police saying the deceased was a Pakistani militant affiliated with Lashker-e-Toiba outfit.

LeT operative arrested in J&K

A LeT operative, who was allegedly managing finances for the Pakistan-based militant outfit in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district was arrested.