Killing of SSI Wilson: Larger aim of Tamil Nadu ISIS operatives was to establish Islamic Rule

New Delhi, July 03: The chargesheet filed by the National Investigation Agency against an Islamic State operative arrested in connection with the murder of SSI Wilson says that the main agenda was to establish Khilafat or Islamic rule in India.

The chargesheet was filed againSt S Shihabudeen, a resident of Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu. The case was originally registered at the Kalyyakkavalai police station of Kanyakumari district, Tamil Nadu following the killing of Y Wilson who was the special sub inspector in Tamil Nadu. Wilson was murdered by Abdul Shameem and Thowfeek, while the officer was on duty. The probe was later taken over by the NIA.

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In new TN assembly DMK has most MLAs with pending criminal background, crorepatis

New Delhi, May 05: 134 of the 224 candidates who won the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections have pending criminal cases against them.

Out of 223 MLAs analysed during Tamil Nadu Assembly elections in 2016, 75(34%) MLAs had declared criminal cases against themselves says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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TN based ISIS terrorist convicted by Special NIA Court

New Delhi, Sep 26: A specula National Investigation Agency court has convicted an Islamic State terrorist in connection with the Omar Al-Hindi Module case.

The terrorist to be convicted is Subahani Haja Mohideen, a resident of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. The case was registered by the NIA in October 2016 based on information that certain youth had entered into a conspiracy and were preparing to carry out terrorist attacks in India with the objective of furthering the objectives of the ISIS.

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Red Zone districts: Bengal saw highest rise, TN sharpest fall

bengalNew Delhi, May 02: With the new classification by the Centre, there has been a significant increase and decrease in the number of red zones in various districts. The total number of red zone districts decreased by 40 when compared to April 15. However, seven states saw a rise in the number. In West Bengal, the number rose from 4 to 10.

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Ala Maududi to Anwar Awlaki: How speeches of these Islamists radicalised Tamil Nadu

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Ala Maududi and Anwar Awlaki

New Delhi, July 20: The 14 people arrested by the National Investigation Agency were planning on setting up a terror module Ansarulla in Tamil Nadu.

These persons were owing allegiance to proscribed terrorist organisations ISIS/ Daish, Al Qaida and SIMI, while being within and beyond India.

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From Ansarulla in Tamil Nadu to PFI in Kerala, the feeder modules of the ISIS down South

isis-vNew Delhi, July 15: Probing further into the activities of the Islamic State, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has unearthed more local modules in South India that have been supporting the dreaded terror group. The NIA has arrested 14 persons from different parts of Tamil Nadu in connection with an Islamic State related case.

The suspects will be taken to New Delhi for questioning. The NIA has been probing this case for over a month now and has found that the ISIS through its feeder outfits has propagated the ISIS ideology in the state.

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Fighting radicalisation to the finish: Why the NIA will have a busy outing in TN, Kerala

isisuaeNew Delhi, June 18: The National Investigation Agency (NIA)’s raids at Tamil Nadu and Kerala have revealed a larger picture about both radicalisation as well as the gradual rise of the Islamic State.

Security experts say that radicalisation in the state is deeply infested and the issue had been ignored for long. Successive governments had ignored the issue a close look at the situation suggests that both Tamil Nadu and Kerala have had a similar problem.

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TN man Sheikh Hidayathullah linked to ISIS-SIMI arrested

New Delhi, June 15: The National Investigation Agency has arrested another person in connection with the Tamil Nadu-Kerala Islamic State case.

The NIA had registered the case against 6 persons on the charge that they were propagating ideology of ISIS/ Daish on social media with the intention of recruiting vulnerable youth into ISIS/ Daish for carrying out terrorist attacks in South India especially in Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

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