Radicalisation

MHA forms new divisions to check radicalisation, cyber fraud

Two new divisions, Counter Terrorism and Counter Radicalisation (CTCR) and Cyber and Information Security (CIS), have been created.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:30 PM IST
October 28, 2017: News at a glance

October 28, 2017: News at a glance

Here is what is making headlines on October 28

Oct 28, 2017, 10:51 AM IST

India-Australia discuss ways to enhance counter-terror cooperation

India and Australia on Friday discussed ways to enhance cooperation in tackling terrorism, radicalisation and cyber-crimes, the home ministry said.

Oct 06, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
LeT, JeM cannot justify terrorism, declares BRICS – 10 Facts

LeT, JeM cannot justify terrorism, declares BRICS – 10 Facts

Reaffirms that those responsible for committing, organizing, or supporting terrorist acts must be held accountable.

Sep 04, 2017, 18:43 PM IST
G20 nations pledge to destroy terrorist 'safe havens', seek curbs on radicalisation via internet, social media

G20 nations pledge to destroy terrorist 'safe havens', seek curbs on radicalisation via internet, social media

On the first day of their Summit here, the leaders also asked private sector communication service providers to do the needful for removing hate content from the web.

Jul 07, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
India, Israel elevate ties to strategic partnership level, vow to combat terrorism, growing radicalisation

India, Israel elevate ties to strategic partnership level, vow to combat terrorism, growing radicalisation

India and Israel on Wednesday decided to scale up their relationship to that of a strategic partnership in the fight against terror.

Jul 06, 2017, 00:11 AM IST

Suspected extremist arrested, arms found near French base: Security source

French authorities found guns hidden near a military base where an ex-soldier suspected of radicalisation was arrested Friday.

May 05, 2017, 21:38 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath govt gears up to fight radicalisation - here's how it plans 'Ghar Wapsi' for misguided youths

Yogi Adityanath govt gears up to fight radicalisation - here's how it plans 'Ghar Wapsi' for misguided youths

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has now unveiled a project to dissuade radicalised youths from becoming terrorists. 

Apr 27, 2017, 09:20 AM IST

Pakistan promoting 'civil resistance' in J&K: Home Ministry

Pakistan has changed its strategy of "superimposition" of militancy onto Jammu and Kashmir by promoting "civil resistance" through radicalisation, the Home Ministry has said in its annual report.

Apr 13, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Canada, UK PMs vow to cooperate against radicalisation

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his British counterpart Theresa May have vowed to counter all forms of radicalisation, the media reported.

Feb 05, 2017, 08:38 AM IST

ISIS not an issue as people who follow Islam in India love the country: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday that threat of radicalisation by ISIS was not an issue in India.

Nov 27, 2016, 16:42 PM IST
Growing radicalisation, cross-border terrorism pose serious challenges to India's security: PM Narendra Modi

Growing radicalisation, cross-border terrorism pose serious challenges to India's security: PM Narendra Modi

Growing radicalization and cross-border terrorism posed a serious challenge to India's security, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday.

Oct 04, 2016, 15:01 PM IST
Zakir Naik's aides Arshi Qureshi and Rizwan Khan booked by Mumbai Police for radicalisation

Zakir Naik's aides Arshi Qureshi and Rizwan Khan booked by Mumbai Police for radicalisation

Two suspected Islamic State sympathisers Arshid Qureshi and Rizwan Khan are currently under the Kerala police custody.

Aug 09, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

Pakistan promoting radicalisation among youth via social media: Govt

Pakistan has formulated a new strategy to promote radicalisation among youths through vested groups and social media to give it the shape of a civil resistance in Jammu and Kashmir, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Jul 20, 2016, 16:59 PM IST

Brussels attacks: Belgium's Muslims vow to fight radicalisation

After chanting "Allahu akbar", those gathered for Friday prayers at Brussels' Grand Mosque streamed outside to chant "Long Live Belgium," feeling the pressure to tackle radicalisation after the attacks on the city.

Mar 26, 2016, 03:50 AM IST
Nationwide effort launched to counter radicalisation attempts by Islamic State

Nationwide effort launched to counter radicalisation attempts by Islamic State

Muslim clerics, intelligentsia and others have come together in an effort to deradicalise some of the youngsters who may have been influenced by ISIS.

Dec 20, 2015, 19:49 PM IST

ISIS terror: Concern over radicalisation of youths through social media, says Rajnath Singh

Serious concern was expressed on Friday over radicalisation of youths through social media and other online forums during a high-level meeting of country's top police brass which was attended by Prime Minister Nadrendra Modi.

Dec 18, 2015, 20:13 PM IST

ATS grills 'radicalised' Pune school girl who 'wants to join IS'

The Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) arrested a 16-year-old girl from Pune, who was planning to join terror group Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS).

Dec 18, 2015, 11:29 AM IST
San Bernardino shooting: `Syed Farook had contact with al Qaeda-affiliated group`

San Bernardino shooting: `Syed Farook had contact with al Qaeda-affiliated group`

San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook had contact with people from at least two militant organisations overseas, including the al Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front in Syria, the Los Angeles Times reported on Friday, citing a federal law enforcement official.

Dec 05, 2015, 11:01 AM IST
Britain`s Cameron attacks extreme conspiracy theories over Islam

Britain`s Cameron attacks extreme conspiracy theories over Islam

Conspiracy theories of a powerful Jewish cabal or a Western plan to destroy Islam must be challenged in efforts to counter radicalisation, British Prime Minister David Cameron will say on Monday.

Jul 20, 2015, 06:22 AM IST