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Islamic State claims terrorist attack on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar

In a statement, the Islamic State terrorist organisation said, "Caliphate soldiers clashed with elements of the infidel Indian police in the area Lawaypora in Kashmir, with machine guns, which led to the death of an element.”

Feb 05, 2020, 19:18 PM IST

DNA analysis of PFI's Islamic intrigue

According to sources, several top lawyers received money from radical Islamist outfit Popular Front of India (PFI) in Hadiya case. In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of Popular Front of India's (PFI) Islamic intrigue.

Jan 30, 2020, 00:02 AM IST

Islamic State says it beheaded Christian captives in Nigeria

An earlier video seen by Reuters said the captives had been taken from Maiduguri and Damaturu in Nigeria`s northeastern state of Borno, where militants have been fighting for years to set up a separate Islamist state. In that video, the captives pleaded for the Christian Association of Nigeria and President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene to save them.

Dec 27, 2019, 23:36 PM IST

IS claims responsibility for London Bridge attack, calls attacker its 'fighter'

Islamic State said the London Bridge attack on Friday was carried out by one of its fighters, the group’s Amaq news agency reported on Saturday. The group did not provide any evidence.

Dec 01, 2019, 06:27 AM IST

Killing of Baghdadi will not be the end of Islamic State: India at 'No Money For Terror' conference

Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy has announced that India will host the next 'No Money For Terror' conference in 2020. The minister made the announcement at the ongoing second 'No Money For Terror' conference in Australia's Melbourne. The two-day conference is being attended by 65 countries and will conclude on November 8.

Nov 07, 2019, 08:35 AM IST

Turkey captures sister of dead IS terror group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Syria

Rasmiya Awad, 65, was detained in a raid near Azaz, the official said, referring to a Turkish-controlled Syrian town near the border. 

Nov 05, 2019, 06:37 AM IST

Terror group Islamic State confirms death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, chooses new chief

Baghdadi, who was the chief of terror group IS since 2014, was killed on Sunday (October 27) in an operation carried out by US special forces in Syrian city of Barisha. 

Oct 31, 2019, 22:19 PM IST

NIA raids 6 Tamil Nadu places to nab IS-like group planning Hindu leaders murder

An NIA source said that the anti-terror probe agency was carrying searches at six locations including two locations at Kovai beside one each in Elayangudi, Trichy, Kayalpattinam and Nagapattinam.

Oct 31, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Terrorist set to replace Baghdadi as IS chief killed by US troops: President Trump

On Sunday (October 27), Trump had announced that the founder and leader of ISIS, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed in an operation carried out by American forces in Syria.

Oct 29, 2019, 19:27 PM IST

US wants to bolster fight against Islamic State after Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's death

World leaders welcomed  Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's death, but they and security experts warned that the group, which carried out atrocities against religious minorities and horrified most Muslims, remained a security threat in Syria and beyond.

Oct 29, 2019, 06:39 AM IST

Timeline: Anatomy of a raid - how the United States took out Baghdadi

US President Donald Trump on Sunday announced that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of violent jihadist group Islamic State, died during an overnight raid led by US military forces in Syria.

Oct 28, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

Islamic State's Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: A trail of horror and death

Baghdadi had long been a target for U.S. and regional security forces trying to eliminate Islamic State, even as they reclaimed most of the territory the group once held. The Islamic State or caliphate that Baghdadi declared in July 2014 over a quarter of Iraq and Syria was notable for atrocities against religious minorities and attacks on five continents in the name of a version of an ultra-fanatic Islam that horrified mainstream Muslims.

Oct 28, 2019, 07:50 AM IST

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead, confirms US President Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said IS chief Baghdadi committed suicide by detonating a suicide vest inside a tunnel after a two-hour-long gunfight with US forces.

Oct 27, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

Afghan special forces killed 16 Taliban, ISIS terrorists in operations

The Afghan special forces have neutralised 16 Taliban and Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists in operations conducted in three provinces of Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, officials said on Saturday. 

Oct 19, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

Kurdish-led SDF says Turkish invasion has revived IS, urges no-fly zone

In a televised statement, senior SDF official Redur Xelil said the SDF was continuing to cooperate with the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State even as it must now also confront the Turkish attack on northern Syria.

Oct 13, 2019, 11:41 AM IST

NIA raids five locations in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore; laptops, mobile phones seized

Laptops, mobile phones, SIM cards and pen-drives have been seized by the central anti-terror probe agency.

Aug 29, 2019, 08:18 AM IST

When a Russian Sukhoi Su-35S fighter chased away US F-22 Raptor jet

The Russian Su-35S was scrambled after the F-22 reportedly tried to block the Su-27s from carrying out the anti-terrorist operations to the west of the Euphrates river in Syria. 

Jul 16, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Saudi forces say they have captured leader of Yemen branch of Islamic State

The leader, Abu Osama al-Muhajer, as well as other members of the organisation including its chief financial officer, were captured on June 3 in a raid on a house carried out by Saudi and Yemeni forces

Jun 25, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 25th June, 2019

'5W1H' is a special segment by Zee News which brings to you news with the research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 25, 2019, 17:52 PM IST