NIA charges 9 Al-Qaeda operatives from Bengal, Kerala who were planning attacks on ‘kafirs’

New Delhi, Feb 26: The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet against 11 members of the Al-Qaeda module from West Bengal and Kerala.

The case was registered by the NIA based on information about an Al Qaeda inspired module operating in the states of West Bengal and Kerala under the leadership of Murshid Hasan.

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NIA arrests 10th operative of Kerala, Bengal Al-Qaeda module

New Delhi, Sep 27: The National Investigation Agency has arrested the tenth person who was part of the Al-Qaeda module operating in Kerala and West Bengal. 

The NIA has arrested Samim Ansari from Murshidabad in Bengal. He will be proceed before the special NIA court in Delhi, NIA sources told OneIndia. 

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What makes Kerala a happy hunting ground for Al-Qaeda, ISIS and many more terror groups

New Delhi, Sep 21: The busting of the Al-Qaeda module in Kerala comes as no surprise as its subsidiary, the Base Movement has been very active in the state. 

It has been mentioned on several occasions that both the Islamic State as well as the Al-Qaeda have found it easy to make inroads in Kerala. The terror groups work in a different manner in Kerala and it is the spread of the ideology which has been primary focus. 

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Kerala’s migrant camps and how terrorists from Bengal use it to their benefit

New Delhi, Sep 19: Three of the nine persons arrested by the National Investigation Agency in connection with an Al-Qaeda module case are from Kerala. The NIA after receiving concrete information about the presence of an Al-Qaeda module arrested nine persons from West Bengal and Kerala.

The NIA said that they were planning major attacks in the country and were in the process of procuring arms from the national capital. 

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On ISIS recruits in South India, UN forgets to make a very honourable mention of Tamil Nadu

ISIS-flag-afp-640x480New Delhi, July 27: The United Nations in its report spoke about the significant number of ISIS terrorists in Kerala and Karnataka. The report said that there are a significant number of ISIS terrorists in both states and the Al-Qaeda in the Indian Sub-Continent has around 200 terrorists from India.

Both these claims are not new and are known very well to the Indian Intelligence Bureau (IB) and the investigating agencies such as the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

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Indian link to deported Al-Qaeda man: Agencies to probe further

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Mohammad Ibrahim Zubair

New Delhi, May 22: An Al-Qaeda operative from Hyderabad, who was convicted in the United States has been deported to India. He was convicted for financing activities of slain Al-Qaeda preacher, Anwar al-Awlaki.

A resident of Toledo in Ohio, US, the 41 year old Mohammad Ibrahim Zubair was deported to India on a special flight that landed in Amritsar on May 19. He was born in Sharjah, but is an Indian national. His parents originally hail from Hyderabad.

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Agencies get cracking to trace UP born slain Al-Qaeda chief’s Indian links

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Asim Umar

New Delhi, Jan 16: The Indian agencies have reached out to their counterparts in Afghanistan seeking more information on the Pakistan wife of slain Al-Qaeda in the Sub-Continent chief, Asim Umar, who is of Indian origin.

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Musa gone, Lelhari down: The Indian Security Forces have wiped out Al-Qaeda’s offshoot

New Delhi, Oct 24: The killing of Hameed Lelhari, the successor of Zakir Musa has ensured that the Al-Qaeda off shoot in the Valley has been wiped out.

Ansar Gazwat-Ul-Hind has been wiped out but some elements, who are over-ground workers (OGW) of the outfit, are there. They suddenly crop up and join militant ranks. But, as of now, it (AGH) has been wiped out from Kashmir,” the Dilbag Singh, the Director General of Police, Jammu and Kashmir said.

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Indian born Al-Qaeda chief killed: Neither Pakistan, nor Taliban can ever be sincere

img_0150New Delhi, Oct 09: The chief of the Al-Qaeda in the Sub-Continent (AQIS), Asim Umar was killed in a joint US-Afghan raid. The raid was conducted on a Taliban compound last month, Afghanistan’s spy agency announced.

Umar, the Indian born chief of the AQIS was on the radar of the agencies for long. He took over as the chief of the outfit in 2014, the year that it was launched. He was born in Sambal, Uttar Pradesh.

Al-Qaeda’s Indian born sub-continent chief, Asim Umar killed in Afghanistan

New Delhi, Oct 09: The chief of the Al-Qaeda in the Sub-Continent (AQIS), Asim Umar was killed in a joint US-Afghan raid. The raid was conducted on a Taliban compound last month, Afghanistan’s spy agency announced.

Umar, the Indian born chief of the AQIS was on the radar of the agencies for long. He took over as the chief of the outfit in 2014, the year that it was launched. He was born in Sambal, Uttar Pradesh.

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