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2008 Batla House encounter convict Ariz Khan sentenced to death

15 Mar 2021

2008 Batla House encounter convict Ariz Khan sentenced to death

Ariz Khan, the alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter case, was on Monday sentenced to death by a Delhi court in connection with the murder of Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma and other offenses.

Delhi Police, accused of laxity during violence, gets new chief

28 Feb 2020

Delhi Police, accused of laxity during violence, gets new chief

On Friday, the Ministry of Home Affairs gave Indian Police Service (IPS) officer SN Shrivastava the additional charge of the post of Delhi Commissioner.

1993 Mumbai-blasts: Convict Jalees Ansari, out on parole, goes missing

17 Jan 2020

1993 Mumbai-blasts: Convict Jalees Ansari, out on parole, goes missing

The Mumbai Police and Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad have launched a manhunt to nab Jalees Ansari, popularly known as "Dr. Bomb", who was convicted for his role in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts.

John's 'Batla House' defies facts, figures, claims a martyr's widow

08 Aug 2019

John's 'Batla House' defies facts, figures, claims a martyr's widow

John Abraham's Batla House recently grabbed headlines after a martyr's widow raised objection over the film.

Will BJP choose hardliner Sadhvi Pragya to take on Digvijaya?

09 Apr 2019

Will BJP choose hardliner Sadhvi Pragya to take on Digvijaya?

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is mulling all its options for the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat, which has been its bastion for almost three decades.

#HyderabadTwinBlasts: Two terrorists sentenced to death, one gets life term

10 Sep 2018

#HyderabadTwinBlasts: Two terrorists sentenced to death, one gets life term

A metropolitan court in Hyderabad has sentenced two of the terrorists convicted in the 2007 twin blasts case to death and another to life imprisonment today.

2007 Hyderabad blast: 2 Indian Mujahideen men convicted, 2 acquitted

04 Sep 2018

2007 Hyderabad blast: 2 Indian Mujahideen men convicted, 2 acquitted

On Tuesday, a Hyderabad court convicted two among the seven accused Indian Mujahideen operatives in the 2007 twin blasts case, that left 44 people dead and 68 injured.

2007 Hyderabad blasts case judgment to be delivered on Sept-4

27 Aug 2018

2007 Hyderabad blasts case judgment to be delivered on Sept-4

A local court in Hyderabad today said the judgment in the 2007 Hyderabad twin-bomb blasts case will be delivered on September 4.

It's confirmed: John Abraham to play protagonist in 'Sarfarosh 2'

03 Aug 2018

It's confirmed: John Abraham to play protagonist in 'Sarfarosh 2'

Confirming that he will be featuring in the sequel of Aamir Khan's 'Sarfarosh', actor John Abraham says he is geared up for the action-drama, which will be different from the original.

Pakistan-trained suicide-bomber planning high-profile assassinations in India nabbed in Mumbai

14 May 2018

Pakistan-trained suicide-bomber planning high-profile assassinations in India nabbed in Mumbai

A 32-year-old was arrested from a Mumbai suburb for suspected links to a Pakistan-based terrorist organization.

What do Delhi-criminals have in common? Love for 'Shah Rukh'

08 May 2018

What do Delhi-criminals have in common? Love for 'Shah Rukh'

If superstar Shah Rukh Khan had a penny for every criminal in Delhi adopting his name, he would add another small fortune to his wealth.

All about Indian Mujahideen co-founder, Quershi's life

22 Jan 2018

All about Indian Mujahideen co-founder, Quershi's life

Earlier today, Delhi police had arrested Abdul Subhan Qureshi, the co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen.

Indian Mujahideen co-founder Abdul Qureshi, India's 'bin Laden,' nabbed

22 Jan 2018

Indian Mujahideen co-founder Abdul Qureshi, India's 'bin Laden,' nabbed

Abdul Subhan Qureshi, co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen (IM) and one of India's most wanted terrorists, was arrested by Delhi Police after a brief exchange of gunfire.

Bodh Gaya: Two bombs found amid tight-security for Dalai Lama

20 Jan 2018

Bodh Gaya: Two bombs found amid tight-security for Dalai Lama

A small explosion-like sound triggered a bomb chase at Bodh Gaya pilgrimage centre. The security is beefed up as Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has been holding discourse there.

Bomb threat: SWAT teams, fire engines at Delhi HC

17 Aug 2017

Bomb threat: SWAT teams, fire engines at Delhi HC

The Delhi HC has been put on high alert after a bomb threat was received. SWAT teams, fire tenders and bomb squads were rushed to the site.

'Identify and deport': Centre ups ante against illegal immigrants

14 Aug 2017

'Identify and deport': Centre ups ante against illegal immigrants

The Centre has stepped up against illegal immigration and asked states to identify and deport immigrants.

2010 Jama Masjid blast: Charges ordered against Yasin Bhatkal, others

01 Aug 2017

2010 Jama Masjid blast: Charges ordered against Yasin Bhatkal, others

A Delhi court has ordered framing of charges against Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal and 10 others in the 2010 Jama Masjid blast.

US designates Karnataka-born ISIS leader a global terrorist

16 Jun 2017

US designates Karnataka-born ISIS leader a global terrorist

30-year-old Karnataka-born Mohammed Shafi Armar, ISIS's chief recruiter in the Indian subcontinent, has been named a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist' by the US.

Delhi HC says propagandists are as lethal as terrorists

21 May 2017

Delhi HC says propagandists are as lethal as terrorists

The Delhi High Court stated that those spreading propaganda about terrorism are equally lethal as the terrorists who use guns and kill people.

Mumbai on high alert- 26 Pakistani nationals go missing

13 May 2017

Mumbai on high alert- 26 Pakistani nationals go missing

Mumbai police are on high alert after it came to light that 26 Pakistani nationals have gone missing. Among them is a shopkeeper who stayed in Juhu for 10 years.

Indian IS sympathizers use al-Qaeda's encryption application: NIA

27 Dec 2016

Indian IS sympathizers use al-Qaeda's encryption application: NIA

The National Investigation Agency revealed a group of alleged sympathizers of the Islamic State terror outfit - conspiring to target Hyderabad's police stations - used a host of encrypted applications.

Govt to RS: Over 200 active terrorists in J&K

24 Nov 2016

Govt to RS: Over 200 active terrorists in J&K

The government informed the Rajya Sabha in a written statement that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is still tense as "nearly 200 terrorists are active in the state."

NIA to expose Pak army's role in terror

07 Nov 2016

NIA to expose Pak army's role in terror

The National Investigation Agency is set to file a chargesheet against Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Bahadur Ali, who was captured after the killing of Burhan Wani.

Over 300 terrorists still active: J&K DGP

06 Nov 2016

Over 300 terrorists still active: J&K DGP

Jammu and Kashmir's DGP K Rajendra said the situation in Kashmir is "extremely fragile", adding that over 300 terrorists were still active in the state.

Authorities uncover bigger ISI ring in Pak High Commission

02 Nov 2016

Authorities uncover bigger ISI ring in Pak High Commission

Mehmood Akhtar, the Pakistan High Commission employee who was arrested for espionage has revealed that he was part of larger, more elaborate ISI spy ring.

Pak to withdraw High Commission staffers

01 Nov 2016

Pak to withdraw High Commission staffers

Sources revealed that Pakistan is considering replacing officials from its High Commission in India after several individuals were named by Mehmood Akhtar during his interrogation.

Samajwadi Party aide arrested for espionage

30 Oct 2016

Samajwadi Party aide arrested for espionage

Farhat Khan, the personal assistant to SP Rajya Sabha MP Chaudhary Munawwar Saleem, has been arrested for spying for Pakistan's ISI.

Pak High Commission official expelled for espionage

28 Oct 2016

Pak High Commission official expelled for espionage

Mehmood Akhtar, a visa officer at the Pakistan High Commission has been expelled from the country after being caught buying classified documents about the Indian army.

Pak High Commission staff held for spying

27 Oct 2016

Pak High Commission staff held for spying

A staffer working in the Pakistan High Commission, under Envoy Abdul Basit was held for carrying out espionage activities.

LeT claims responsibility for Uri attacks in posters

25 Oct 2016

LeT claims responsibility for Uri attacks in posters

Posters appeared across streets in Gujranwala, Punjab province, Pakistan depicting the Lashkar-e-Taiba claiming responsibility for the Uri attacks.

A Pakistani spy held in J&K's Samba region

22 Oct 2016

A Pakistani spy held in J&K's Samba region

A Pakistani spy was detained in J&K's Samba sector.

250 terrorists hiding in Kashmir: Intelligence sources

11 Oct 2016

250 terrorists hiding in Kashmir: Intelligence sources

Intelligence sources have told the government that over 250 terrorists are hiding inside the Kashmir valley, awaiting an opportunity to target Indian security forces to avenge the Uri attacks.

Pakistan may activate sleeper cells after surgical strikes

09 Oct 2016

Pakistan may activate sleeper cells after surgical strikes

Experts have stated that Pakistan based terror organizations may activate their sleeper cells in India in the wake of the army's surgical strike across the LoC.