This day that year, how the IB saved 1,000 Amarnath yatris from terror

amarAll rules were humanity were broken when Lashkar-e-Tayiba terrorists killed seven Amarnath yatris. In this context it would be interesting to recall an operation undertaken by the Intelligence Bureau in 2016.

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They are fast, want to cause mayhem: IB officer’s message on terrorists who killed Amarnath yatris

amarnathA message from an Intelligence Bureau officer posted in Kashmir said on Monday night, ” they are fast and want to cause maximum damage.” The message that was sent out provided clarity regarding the attack and the gravity of the same was known then.

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Amarnath yatra attack: Hizbul hand suspected says IB

amarnathyatraIntelligence Bureau officials suspect the role of the Hizbul Mujahideen in the attack that took place at Anantnag on Monday. It was a well planned attack meant to create panic and bloodshed, an Intelligence Bureau official told OneIndia. The attack was planned well in advance and was meant to avenge the designation of the Hizbul chief Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist. The Hizbul has not claimed the attack as yet.

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High alert declared as IB warns of big terror strikes in major Indian cities

terroristThe Delhi police has issued an advisory to its counterparts across the country to step up security in the wake of an Intelligence Bureau warning on terror attacks. The IB warning states that terrorist groups could look to strike at crowded places. The intelligence is however not specific to any place.

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IB report saves the day: Judge who conspired to grant Prajapati bail not to be elevated

gayatriprajapatiThree judges and two members of the Lucknow Bar Association acted in concert and conspired to ensure that SP leader, Gayatri Prajapati was granted bail. These were the notings made in an Intelligence Bureau report.

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Centre cites ‘adverse’ IB reports to reject appointment of former judges to tribunals

cartoon-judge-010The Centre used ‘confidential’ inputs by the Intelligence Bureau to block post-retirement assignments to former judges. The appointment of six former judges was rejected by the Centre citing adverse Intelligence Bureau reports against them.

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Indian Sufi priests not in custody of jihadi groups confirms IB

India has once again sought a response from Pakistan on the two Sufi priests who went missing on March 15. Indian Intelligence agencies say that it is confirmed that the two priests have not been abducted by jihadi groups.

They are in the custody of the Inter-Services Intelligence, official sources informed.

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Anti-India posters at Jallikattu protest venue under IB lens

marinaChennai, Jan 24: The ministry for Home Affairs is closely monitoring the situation in Chennai after the Jallikattu protests turned violent on Monday.

The Intelligence Bureau which is also monitoring the situation has reported that there were several anti-India posters that had come up at the Marina Beach which had become the epicenter of the protests.

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Nepal-based Kashmiris under IB scanner for terror links

hiraThere are around 500 shops in the Thamel area of Kathmandu which are run by Kashmiris expatriates, many of whom are now under the scanner of the Indian intelligence agencies.

Nepal-based Kashmiris are being looked into by the IB after reports did the rounds that some of them aid Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence in laundering money used to fund terror activities in India.

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Ahead of 2017 Punjab elections, IB warns of ISI-engineered communal violence

The warning of another incident of sacrilege just ahead of the Punjab assembly elections is what has worried security agencies. On October 12, 2015 several pages of the Guru Granth were found torn at Bargaari in Faridkot, Punjab.

Intelligence agencies fear a repeat of such an incident to incite communal tension just before the state goes to polls on February 4.

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