Jihad

UNSC team to visit Pakistan amid global pressure to act against Hafiz Saeed

UNSC team to visit Pakistan amid global pressure to act against Hafiz Saeed

The visit comes in the wake of increasing global pressure on Pakistan from the United States and India to act against Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.

Jan 21, 2018, 18:02 PM IST
J&K terror funding case: NIA to file chargesheet against accused next week

J&K terror funding case: NIA to file chargesheet against accused next week

The NIA today informed Additional Sessions Judge Tarun Sherawat that the final report in the J&K terror funding case will be filed next week.

Jan 12, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
Muslim couple names infant son Jihad, dragged to court

Muslim couple names infant son Jihad, dragged to court

A French couple's decision to name their infant son Jihad has triggered a controversial row. 

Oct 25, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
Ex-RSS ideologue K N Govindacharaya moves SC seeking deportation of Rohingyas

Ex-RSS ideologue K N Govindacharaya moves SC seeking deportation of Rohingyas

Govindacharya opposes the plea of two Rohingya refugees, which would come up for hearing on September 11 before a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, saying they are a burden on country's resources and pose serious threat to national security.

Sep 08, 2017, 20:58 PM IST
JuD's No 2 Abdul Rehman Makki says 'Hindus need to be put under control', renews call for 'Jihad'

JuD's No 2 Abdul Rehman Makki says 'Hindus need to be put under control', renews call for 'Jihad'

Abdul Rehman Makki, the second in command of terror outfit Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD), has renewed calls for Jihad in Jammu and Kashmir. 

Sep 05, 2017, 10:11 AM IST
We are fighting Americans in Afghanistan,won't act against Haqqani: Pakistan's DPC Chief

We are fighting Americans in Afghanistan,won't act against Haqqani: Pakistan's DPC Chief

"We are fighting the Americans in Afghanistan and those who cannot fight are waging jihad with their words and pens; the whole nation needs to rise up to defeat the West."

Aug 26, 2017, 18:35 PM IST
Islamic State threatens new attacks in Iran in video

Islamic State threatens new attacks in Iran in video

The group killed at least 18 people in attacks on Parliament in Tehran and the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini on June 7.

 

Aug 10, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

French minister promises troops the means to tackle jihadists

The planned G5 Sahel anti-terror force would gather Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger in a 5,000-man joint unit.

Jul 31, 2017, 06:29 AM IST

Two Iraqi journalists killed, third trapped south of Mosul

IS infiltrated Imam Gharbi this week, seizing territory in the village and kidnapping civilians, prompting Iraqi forces to counterattack to try to oust the jihadists, officers said.
 

Jul 07, 2017, 20:40 PM IST
70 percent of Pakistan an ideal breeding ground for jihadis, militants, suggest statistics

70 percent of Pakistan an ideal breeding ground for jihadis, militants, suggest statistics

The madrasa tradition dates back almost a thousand years, but within Pakistan, there has been a boom in their numbers over the last two to three decades.

Jun 27, 2017, 09:05 AM IST
London attacker was of Pakistani origin, who once said `would kill his mother in the name of Allah`

London attacker was of Pakistani origin, who once said `would kill his mother in the name of Allah`

The attack has once again shifted focus to Pakistan, as one of the attackers has turned out to be a jihadist of Pakistani origin.

Jun 05, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
Massive infighting in Hizbul Mujahideen - Now, terrorists are planning murder of their own team members

Massive infighting in Hizbul Mujahideen - Now, terrorists are planning murder of their own team members

Now, it's pretty clear that a massive infighting is going on within the terrorist group Hizbul Mujahideen.

Jun 01, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

US and six Gulf countries join hands to curb terror financing

US, six Gulf countries have joined hands to curb terror organisations like Lashkar-e-Taiba, Haqqani network and the Taliban.

May 23, 2017, 09:09 AM IST
Pakistan`s Kashmir policy has brought nothing but disaster, admits Pakistani academic - READ

Pakistan`s Kashmir policy has brought nothing but disaster, admits Pakistani academic - READ

Pervez Hoodbhoy said that Pakistani diplomats, who represent Islamabad`s position in the world`s capitals, know the world doesn`t care about Kashmir.

May 20, 2017, 16:26 PM IST
After threatening to behead Hurriyat leaders, Zakir Musa disassociates himself from Hizbul Mujahideen

After threatening to behead Hurriyat leaders, Zakir Musa disassociates himself from Hizbul Mujahideen

The Hizbul Mujahideen commander has released a fresh audio video where he has disassociated himself from the terror outfit. 

May 13, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
If Hindu Rashtra becomes reality, Indian Muslims should get 'Pakistan': Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque

If Hindu Rashtra becomes reality, Indian Muslims should get 'Pakistan': Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque

Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque, has threatened to wage 'jihad' in the country if India is declared a 'Hindu Rashtra'.

May 10, 2017, 15:47 PM IST
China bans dozens of Muslim baby names - From Islam to Quran to Medina, here is the list

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names - From Islam to Quran to Medina, here is the list

In a big development, China banned a dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
China bans dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang

Islam, Quran, Mecca, Jihad, Imam, Saddam, Hajj, and Medina are among dozens of baby names banned under ruling Chinese Communist Party's "Naming Rules For Ethnic Minorities".

Apr 25, 2017, 15:07 PM IST

London attacker interested in jihad but no evidence of ISIS link: Police

British police said on Monday they had found no evidence that Khalid Masood, who killed four people in an attack on Britain`s parliament last week, had any association with Islamic State or al Qaeda, but he was clearly interested in jihad.

Mar 27, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

Islamic State mortars, snipers take toll on Iraqi forces in Mosul

At a field clinic near the front line in Mosul, an Iraqi Federal Police officer lay in discomfort on a stretcher, a drip in his arm and bandage plastered over his chest from where shrapnel from a mortar shell had pierced his sternum.

Mar 10, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

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