Desperate ISIS terrorist from Kerala who attempted to reach Syria twice sentenced

New Delhi, Jan 08: An ISIS terrorist has been sentenced to seven years in jail by a special National Investigation Agency court in New Delhi.

Shajahan Velluva Kandy a resident of Kannur is a member of proscribed international terrorist organisation ISIS. He had associated himself with ISIS with the intention of furthering its activities. 

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Bank analyst, rice merchant and how they used Quran Circle to further ISIS in Bengaluru

New Delhi, Oct 09: The investigations conducted by the National Investigation Agency has revealed that the two arrested persons from Bengaluru and Tamil Nadu had set up a group called the Quran Circle. This group was used to radicalise gullible Muslim youth in Bengaluru.

Further the probe revealed that the group was also used to raise funds to sponsor the visit of these radicalised youth to Syria where they were supposed to assist the Islamic State terrorists. 

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Bengaluru youth who joined ISIS suspected to have been killed in Syria

New Delhi, Sep 14: A Bengaluru based youth who had joined the Islamic State has reportedly died in Syria. This revelation was made by a doctor recently arrested by the National Investigation Agency.

He said that Faiz Masood had died in Syria. Masood had left the country seven years back to join the ISIS. 

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A secret trip to an ISIS medical camp in Syria changed the course for this Bengaluru doctor

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New Delhi, Aug 22: It was a trip to Syria that made the change for the Bengaluru doctor who was arrested by the National Investigation Agency in connection with the Islamic State Khorasan Province case.

Dr. Abdur Rehman was arrested last week from Bengaluru and taken to New Delhi by the NIA on Friday on a transit remand. Rehman had travelled to Dubai along with two of his friends. He had obtained a six month UAE visa, following which he travelled to Dubai.

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ISIS chief Baghdadi Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi is dead

donaldtrumpNew Delhi, Oct 27: Islamic State chief Abu Bakr Al Bhagdadi is dead. US President Donald Trump confirmed that Baghdadi had beem killed in US action at Syria.

Trump had earlier said that something big has happened. Trump is expected to make a statement soon.

ISIS chief Baghdadi said to be killed in US strike

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New Delhi, Oct 27: The United States has carried out a major operation targeting Islamic State chief Abu Bakr Al Bhagdadi.

US President Donald Trump said that something big has happened. Trump is expected to make a statement soon.

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Why Kerala must be on guard for the silent returnees of the Islamic State

ISIS-flag-afp-640x480New Delhi, May 02: Post the attacks in Sri Lanka, the government confirmed that several elite Muslims had in fact joined the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and subsequently returned.

However they remained in the open with earning the wrath of the law as the country has no provision to act against such persons. When the Islamic State fell in his strongholds, a message was issued by the outfit chief, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. He went on to say that now the fighters should return to their homeland and carry out attacks there.

Bhatkal’s Armar brothers who ran the Indian Islamic State confirmed dead

New Delhi, Mar 26: After various rounds, it has finally been confirmed that the dreaded Shafi Armar had died. Intelligence Bureau officials tell OneIndia that Armar had died in Syria in 2015 itself.

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The ISIS is dead, but more dangerous and India has plenty to worry

isisnewNew Delhi, July 11: Chaos coupled with assassinations is what the Islamic State is planning in a bid to make its comeback. Intelligence agencies across the world had warned that once the ISIS loses ground in Syria and Iraq, it would prove to be a menace in other parts of the world.

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Kerala sex slaves of the ISIS case: NIA begins probe

The National Investigation Agency will probe a case of alleged forcible conversion of a Kerala woman. The lady had alleged that she was forcibly converted, tricked into marriage following which her husband attempted to sell her off as a sex slave in Syria.

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