Articles about Students Islamic Movement

What is PFI and why does UP want it banned?

02 Jan 2020

India
What is PFI and why does UP want it banned?

The Uttar Pradesh Police has sought to ban the organization, the Popular Front of India (PFI), suspecting its complicity in the violent protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act in the state, which have claimed 19 lives.

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

22 Jan 2018

India
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

India
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.

CBI Court sentences SIMI Chief to life

01 Mar 2017

India
CBI Court sentences SIMI Chief to life

Safdar Nagori, Chief of 'Students Islamic Movement of India' (SIMI) along with 10 members of the terrorist outfit have been sentenced to life imprisonment by a special CBI court in Indore.

Cops to be accountable for wrongful confinement

12 Dec 2016

India
Cops to be accountable for wrongful confinement

A People's Tribunal has suggested that police should be held responsible for wrongfully confining people on terror charges; the panel is headed by Retd Justice AP Shah.

MP CM gifts late Bhopal jail employee's daughter a job

10 Dec 2016

India
MP CM gifts late Bhopal jail employee's daughter a job

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan attended the wedding of late Bhopal jail employee Ramashankar Yadav's daughter.

Do we need to take a look at India's prisons?

01 Dec 2016

India
Do we need to take a look at India's prisons?

The Punjab prison break is the second prison break to have happened in India in the course of a month.

Bhopal encounter: MP govt to announce cash reward for villagers

13 Nov 2016

India
Bhopal encounter: MP govt to announce cash reward for villagers

The Madhya Pradesh government would announce a cash reward for the villagers who reportedly helped police track down the SIMI men who escaped from Bhopal Central Jail.

Court slams state-government for delay in informing about SIMI encounter

10 Nov 2016

India
Court slams state-government for delay in informing about SIMI encounter

A Bhopal Court slammed the state government for a nine-day delay in formally appraising the judiciary about the SIMI-encounter.

Ex-prisoner says Bhopal cells had to be unlocked from outside

09 Nov 2016

India
Ex-prisoner says Bhopal cells had to be unlocked from outside

Mohammed Khalil, a former inmate of Bhopal Central Jail said the jail was designed to prevent inmates, even in possession of a key, from unlocking the cells from inside.

5 different investigations underway in the SIMI jailbreak case

05 Nov 2016

India
5 different investigations underway in the SIMI jailbreak case

Due to the rising clamor over how the SIMI encounter has been handled, MP government has announced five different inquiries into the incident so far.

As controversy mounts, MP orders judicial probe into encounter

04 Nov 2016

India
As controversy mounts, MP orders judicial probe into encounter

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has ordered a judicial inquiry into the encounter that killed 8 convicts who escaped from Bhopal's central jail.

More prisoners had planned to escape from Bhopal jail

03 Nov 2016

India
More prisoners had planned to escape from Bhopal jail

Investigators said that evidence collected so far indicates that all 29 SIMI operatives lodged in Bhopal Central Jail may have planned to escape together.

NHRC issues notice to MP govt over Bhopal encounter

02 Nov 2016

India
NHRC issues notice to MP govt over Bhopal encounter

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the MP government over the encounter which led to the killing of 8 escapees from Bhopal Central Jail.

Video clips question authenticity of Bhopal encounter

01 Nov 2016

India
Video clips question authenticity of Bhopal encounter

Two video clips, purportedly depicting the encounter when police killed the SIMI terrorists who escaped from Bhopal Central Jail have raised questions on the authenticity of the encounter.

Bhopal jail escapees killed in encounter

31 Oct 2016

India
Bhopal jail escapees killed in encounter

Sources have stated that all the 8 inmates who broke out of Bhopal Central Prison have been killed in an encounter with police in Eintkhedi village near Bhopal.