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Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh

Kolkata Police's STF arrests JMB's India head

Sleuths say Ejaz Ahmed had an active role in the 2012 Burdwan blast case and 2013 Bodh Gaya blast.

Aug 26, 2019, 21:35 PM IST

India bans Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh terror outfit

Therefore, the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh or Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen India or Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Hindustan and all its manifestations have been inserted in the First Schedule to the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967, the notification said.

May 24, 2019, 19:15 PM IST

Two JMB members arrested from West Bengal's Murshidabad; explosives material seized

With Tuesday's successful raid in Murshidabad, the number of JMB operatives arrested in a month rose to six.

Feb 27, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

JMB operative, conspiring to help Burdwan blast case accused escape from jail, arrested

Asif Iqbal is the second JMB operative to be arrested in a week. 

Feb 20, 2019, 08:01 AM IST

Burdwan blast case accused and alleged JMB operative arrested from Kerala's Mallapuram

An alleged operative of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) was arrested in a joint operation by West Bengal Police Special Task Force and Kerala police arrested one terror suspect Abdul Matin from Kerala's Mallapuram on Friday.

Feb 02, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

Bangladesh’s RAB setting up new battalion to prevent Rohingyas from joining terrorist organisation JMB

RAB is setting up the 15th battalion – RAB 15 based out of Cox’s Bazar, where Rohingya refugee camps have been set up.

Jan 05, 2019, 22:07 PM IST

Banned Bangladeshi terror outfit JMB may attack Durga Puja pandals in West Bengal, warn intelligence agencies

Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh is a banned terrorist outfit in Bangladesh.

Oct 16, 2018, 09:41 AM IST

Two Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) operatives arrested in joint operation

 The two operatives have been identified as Musharraf alias Musa and Rubel Ahmed, both Bangladeshi nationals. 

Jul 24, 2018, 20:38 PM IST

Kolkata Police arrests Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh terrorist, a key suspect Bodh gaya blast

On January 19, during Dalai Lama's visit, a blast took place at Kalchakra ground in Bodh Gaya.

Jun 12, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Four Islamic State-linked militants killed in raid in Bangladesh: Police

Bangladesh has been hit by a spate of killings of liberals and members of religious minorities in the past few years.

Mar 16, 2017, 11:17 AM IST

Bangladesh arrests cafe attackers` `spiritual leader`

The Bangladesh Police said on Friday they had arrested the "spiritual leader" of a banned Islamist outfit alleged to have carried out a series of deadly attacks in the country.

Mar 03, 2017, 12:31 PM IST

Bangladesh arrests two Islamists blamed for cafe attack

Bangladesh security forces on Tuesday arrested two members of an Islamist militant group blamed for a deadly attack on a cafe in Dhaka in July in which 22 people were killed, most of them foreigners.

Dec 20, 2016, 16:18 PM IST

Bangladesh police arrests 'weapon suppliers' of Dhaka cafe attack

Bangladesh Police today arrested four 'weapon suppliers' who smuggled from India arms and materials used in the country's worst terror attack at a cafe here that claimed 22 lives including of an Indian girl in July.

Nov 03, 2016, 21:12 PM IST

Bangladesh police team quizzes five JMB members arrested in 2014 Burdwan blast case

The Bangladesh police and NIA have been cooperating on reciprocal basis on various issues including the role of banned JMB and flow of FICN into India.

Nov 02, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

Burdwan blast: Arrested JMB state head used to look after outfit's finances

The arrested head of West Bengal unit of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), Anwar Hussain Farooq, used to look after the finances of the outfit, police said on Tuesday.

Sep 28, 2016, 00:40 AM IST

Bangladesh arrests four women in cafe attack probe

Police believe that Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh, a banned group that has pledged allegiance to Islamic State, played a significant role in organising the group.

Aug 16, 2016, 15:52 PM IST

Islamic State, JMB recruiting jobless Muslim youths for 'jihad' in eastern region

Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) has been targeting unemployed Muslim youths and ISIS too could be following its tactics.

Jul 11, 2016, 15:53 PM IST

Unemployed youths being roped in by ISIS, JMB in West Bengal border districts: Report

Unemployed youths preferably from Muslim community are being roped in by handlers of terror groups like ISIS and JMB to expand their networks in border districts of West Bengal.

Jul 11, 2016, 13:21 PM IST

Rising violence in Bangladesh: What`s behind it?

Although around 90 percent of Bangladesh`s 160 million-strong population is Muslim, mostly Sunni, the nation is officially secular.

Jul 09, 2016, 09:00 AM IST

Islamic State planning attacks in India after terrorising Bangladesh's Dhaka: Report

Recently, an Islamic State module was busted in Hyderabad, ringing an alarm bell for authorities.

Jul 08, 2016, 14:05 PM IST