The National Investigation Agency which filed its chargesheet in the terror on tracks case has said that the ISI roped in a Nepalese national to carry out a blast in Bihar. In all the NIA chargesheeted nine persons including two Nepalese nationals in the case. On October 2016, an attempt was made to blow up a railway track at Bihar’s Ghorasahan.
China has hinted that there could be a bilateral meeting between India’s National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and State Councillor Yang Jiechi. This meeting gains significance in the wake of the ongoing standoff between India and China at Doklam. Doval will in China on July 27 and 28 to attend the BRICS summit.
Contrary to the claims that the incidents of stone pelting in the Valley were sporadic in nature, the NIA has learnt that it was the members of the Hurriyat who were stage managing it.
The Lashkar-e-Tayiba has called for strikes across the state of North East. In a video a Lashkar-e-Tayiba commander Amir Hamza is seen urging his men to wage a war in the north eastern states of Sikkim and Darjeeling.
There have been several rules that have changed in order to make applying for a passport easier. In December 2016, the Ministry for External Affairs released the new passport rules. Since then some more changes have been affected.
The National Investigation Agency which arrested 7 Hurriyat leaders said that they were receiving and collecting funds through illegal means, including hawala, for funding separatist and terrorist activities in Jammu and Kashmir.
Maya Kodnani a former BJP minister was in hospital at the time of the 2002 Naroda Gam riots, a defence witness told the trial court . Raiben Thakor, the witness, was questioned by Kodnani’s lawyers as well as the prosecution before the judge for the Special Investigation Team (SIT) cases, P B Desai.
The police are ascertaining if the two militants killed in Bragpora encounter on July 17 were involved in the Amarnath yatra attack or not. The two Lashkar-e-Tayiba terrorists killed in the encounter have been identified as Jibran and Saad.
The meetings between Salim Khan and Lashkar-e-Tayiba’s commander in chief Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi are under the scanner of the Uttar Pradesh ATS. Khan was arrested in Mumbai last week and is being questioned for the activities he undertook for the Lashkar-e-Tayiba.
Venkaiah Naidu has denied allegations that his family members had indulged in irregularities. Naidu, the NDA’s vice-presidential candidate said that the issues raised by Congress leader, Jairam Ramesh had been responded to in the past.