Jihadis

How long will Pakistan argue it needs time to deal with jihadis, asks Husain Haqqani

How long will Pakistan argue it needs time to deal with jihadis, asks Husain Haqqani

Pakistan Foreign Minister Khwaja Muhammad Asif has admitted that LeT and its leader Hafiz Saeed are liabilities to Islamabad.

Sep 27, 2017, 23:48 PM IST

UK has stripped 150 jihadis of citizenship: Report

More than 150 jihadis and other criminals have been stripped of their citizenship and banned from returning to the UK, a media report said on Sunday.

Jul 30, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

Hundreds of Islamic militants attack Philippine village, take hostage in school: Army

The military has said foreign fighters, including those from Chechnya, Indonesia and Malaysia, have also joined the Marawi conflict.
 

Jun 21, 2017, 17:29 PM IST

NATO will join anti-IS coalition at Donald Trump summit: Stoltenberg

NATO will join at a summit Thursday with President Donald Trump the US-led coalition fighting Islamic State jihadis, alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said.

May 25, 2017, 13:24 PM IST

UN to deploy rapid intervention force in central Mali

Rapid intervention force of Senegalese troops will soon be deployed in central Mali

May 18, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
Over 2,000 heavily armed 'jihadis' have entered India, Bangladesh warns India; patrolling increased

Over 2,000 heavily armed 'jihadis' have entered India, Bangladesh warns India; patrolling increased

The government of Bangladesh has warned of an increase in infiltration of militants into India from across its eastern border, raising an alarm for the security and intelligence mechanism.

Mar 21, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

US hits IS positions in Libya as air war enters third month

US military aircraft pounded Islamic State positions in the jihadists` former Libyan stronghold of Sirte over the weekend, as the US air campaign entered its third month, the Pentagon said Monday.

Oct 04, 2016, 03:46 AM IST
REVEALED: Why poor knowledge of Islam among would-be jihadis is good for ISIS

REVEALED: Why poor knowledge of Islam among would-be jihadis is good for ISIS

The jihadi employment form asked the recruits, on a scale of 1 to 3, to rate their knowledge of Islam. And the Islamic State applicants, herded into a hangar somewhere at the Syria-Turkey border, turned out to be overwhelmingly ignorant.

Aug 16, 2016, 18:22 PM IST

Al Qaeda chief urges kidnappings of Westerners for prisoner swaps - SITE

Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has appeared in an audio interview calling on fighters to take Western hostages and exchange them for jailed jihadists, the monitoring service SITE Intelligence Group said on Sunday.

Jul 25, 2016, 04:58 AM IST
7 jihadis, including 2 imams of mosque, arrested in Assam; they had set up camp to impart physical training

7 jihadis, including 2 imams of mosque, arrested in Assam; they had set up camp to impart physical training

In a major development, seven jihadis affiliated to Bangladesh-based terrorist group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) have been arrested from Assam's Chirang district.

Apr 22, 2016, 00:47 AM IST
'Trim beard, pretend being Christian': Tips by ISIS for would-be terrorists

'Trim beard, pretend being Christian': Tips by ISIS for would-be terrorists

A chilling Islamic State manual has emerged online in which the dreaded outfit advised would-be jihadis from West to trim their beards and wear western-style clothes. 

Jan 11, 2016, 22:42 PM IST
Link between terrorists in Assam joining ranks with Pakistan-sponsored groups exposed: Report

Link between terrorists in Assam joining ranks with Pakistan-sponsored groups exposed: Report

Phone call details of an alleged jihadi in Assam has been accessed who is boasting of a 100-strong team.

Dec 14, 2015, 22:16 PM IST

ISIS techies run 24-hour 'Help Desk' for jihadis: Experts

The Jihadi Help Desk has been described as "a fairly large, robust community" that is anchored by at least five or six core members who are technical experts with at least collegiate or masters level training in IT.

Nov 17, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

Corruption menace: Pakistan lets militants get national ID cards

Foreign Islamic militants have been able to secure Pakistani national identity cards for years in exchange for bribes as low as USD 100, giving them vastly greater freedom to operate, according to a report by Pakistan's top intelligence agency.

Sep 03, 2015, 01:41 AM IST

IS jihadists execute 23 civilians near Syria`s Palmyra

Fighters from the jihadist Islamic State group on Friday executed 23 civilians, including nine children, near Syria`s ancient city of Palmyra, a monitor said.

May 16, 2015, 01:56 AM IST

Lebanese army kills three jihadis near Syrian border

The Lebanese army on Tuesday killed three jihadis and injured four others in a military operation near the border with Syria.

Apr 07, 2015, 20:41 PM IST

Mass graves found in liberated Iraqi city

Iraqi forces have dug up 12 mass graves found in the city of Tikrit, where it is believed that hundreds of soldiers were killed by the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group last June.

Apr 07, 2015, 17:17 PM IST

230 suspected jihadis prevented from leaving Australia

Counterterrorism squads have prevented 230 suspected jihadis from departing Australian airports for the Middle East this month, including at least three teenage boys, officials said today.

Mar 25, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

Over 400 being questioned daily at Australian airport checks

 Counter-terrorism officials are questioning over 400 people everyday at Australian airports as they increase efforts to detect potential jihadis from leaving the country, a media report said on Monday.

Mar 16, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

Eight arrested in Spain for sending jihadis to Syria, Iraq

 Eight alleged members of a jihadi cell were arrested on Friday in Spain on charges of inciting terrorism and recruiting fighters to take up arms in Syria and Iraq, the ministry of interior announced.

Mar 13, 2015, 18:59 PM IST