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NIA arrests business analyst, rice merchant for sending Muslim youths to Syria to join IS

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested two more accused ..

ISIS member from Kerala was behind Afghan prison attack, say reports
ISIS member from Kerala behind Afghan prison attack, say reports
IS presence in Kerala: Christian church publication backs UN report
Significant number of ISIS terrorists in Kerala, Karnataka: UN report
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Kaliyakkavilai cop murder: Accused have IS, SIMI links, says police

Thiruvananthapuram: The two accused arrested in the shooting of ASI at Kaliyakkavilai checkpost have confessed to the crime. During ..

Nimisha Fathima

Kerala woman pleads for 'IS sympathiser' daughter lodged in Kabul

Thiruvananthapuram: A hapless Kerala mother on Tuesday begged the Centre to see that her daughter Nimisha who was a Islamic State (IS) ..


Kerala woman, family among IS terrorists who surrendered in Afghan: Reports

Thiruvananthapuram: There are reports that a Thiruvananthapuram native woman and family who have links to Islamic State (IS) terrorists ..


ISIS-K attempted suicide attack in India last year: Top US official

Washington: The Khorasan group of the Islamic State terror group that operates in South Asia attempted a suicide attack in India last ..


IS names Baghdadi successor, threatens US: statement

Beirut: The Islamic State jihadist group confirmed the death of its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a statement Thursday and named his ..


Tamil Nadu tops states having IS sympathisers; Kerala 3rd

New Delhi: Tamil Nadu tops the list of Indian states where anti-terror agencies have unearthed modules of Salafi jihadi terrorist organization ..


Jamaat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh trying to spread tentacles in Kerala too

New Delhi: The Jamaat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) was trying to spread its tentacles across India and a list of 125 suspects have ..


60 Keralites still in IS, reveals message

Malappuram: When reports on death of Malappuram native who joined ISIS came to light, it was also revealed that 60 Keralites are still ..


Kerala coast on high alert

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala coast has been put on high alert following intelligence reports that boats allegedly carrying 15 Islamic ..

Riyaz Aboobakkar

Riyaz Aboobackar and team planned suicide attack in Kerala: NIA

Kochi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) stated in the court that Riyaz Aboobackar who was arrested by the NIA team had plotted ..


Wayanad youth held by NIA in two-year-old ISIS case

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency on Wednesday arrested a 25-year-old man who was absconding in connection with a case of ..


Trial of Kanakamala IS case begins in NIA court

Kochi: The trial procedures of Kanakamala IS (Islamic State) module case has begun in the Kochi NIA court. Trial of seven persons who ..


8 Malayalis backing ISIS promoting team ‘Bahrain Group’

Kannur/Vandoor: The police have confirmed involvement of 8 Malayalis in a group formed in Bahrain for promoting Islamic State. Vandoor ..


14 Keralites in ISIS confirmed dead

Kannur: The intelligence wing of Kerala Police has confirmed the death of 14 Keralites who had joined the ISIS. The National Investigation ..


NIA to spread net for Keralites returning from IS

Karippur: A high security alert has been issued at airports, as the Indian youth including Keralites who joined Islamic State may return ..


IS terrorists completely 'trapped' in Mosul: US envoy

Baghdad: Islamic State (IS) terrorists are completely "trapped" and "the last road out of Mosul" has been cut off, ..

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IS posters found near Solan army cantonment

Shimla: Miscreants defaced walls and pasted posters near an army cantonment in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district on Tuesday, claiming ..


Missing Keralite from Kasargod sends text to family

Kasargod: One of the missing persons who is suspected to have joined the Islamic State have contacted his family members in Kerala ..


More than 200 dead in IS-claimed Baghdad blast: officials

Baghdad: At least 213 people were killed in Baghdad suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group, officials said, making it one ..


Facebook asks woman named Isis to prove her identity

London: In its bid to erase all traces of ISIS (also Islamic State or IS), Facebook has asked a terror group namesake to send her proof ..


Pro-IS Twitter account warns of attack at US, Britain airports

London: A pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account has threatened to attack Los Angeles International, John F Kennedy International and ..

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Indian girl among 20 killed in Bangladesh IS attack

Dhaka/New Delhi: Islamic State militants slaughtered at least 20 foreigners, including an Indian girl, with sharp weapons before security ..


IS executes 250 women for refusing to become sex slaves: report

London: The Islamic State (IS), notorious for its brutality, has reportedly executed 250 girls in northern Iraq for refusing to become ..


Syria forces retake Palmyra in major victory over IS

Palmyra: Syrian troops backed by Russian forces recaptured the famed ancient city of Palmyra from the Islamic State group today in ..


Syria army retakes Palmyra citadel, IS number two 'dead'

Damascus: The Islamic State group suffered a double setback in Syria today as army troops recaptured the ancient citadel in Palmyra ..


7 Indian companies supplying components to ISIS: report

London: Seven Indian companies are among those from 20 countries named in a list whose components were used by the ISIS to make explosives, ..


ISIS letter threatens to kill Modi, Parrikar: Goa police

Panaji: An anonymous letter purportedly signed by ISIS has threatened to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar ..

Lok Sabha

Govt initiates steps to check ISIS spread in India

New Delhi: The government has initiated a series of steps to check the spread of ISIS in India, including the launch of a counter-radicalisation ..

Arun Jaitely

ISIS activities disrupting global economy: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today warned that disruptive ISIS activities could impact the world economy. "Meeting ..


UN approves resolution urging action against Islamic State

United Nations: The UN Security Council unanimously approved a French-sponsored resolution calling on all nations to redouble and coordinate ..

Rajnath Singh

India alert in view of IS activities: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: India was alert to the threat posed by terror group Islamic State following the Paris attacks, Home Minister Rajnath Singh ..


Iraq war contributed to rise of IS: Tony Blair

LONDON: Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has acknowledged that the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003 was partly responsible ..


Cyber police probing bid to lure Kerala youth to join ISIS

Kochi: Cyber police here has launched a probe into an alleged bid by supporters of ISIS to lure a Kerala youth to join the terror group ..

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Top IS hacker killed in airstrike

Washington: The Pentagon confirmed on Friday that one of the top computer experts of the Islamic State (IS) extremist group responsible ..


Tests show IS used chemical weapons in Iraq: Pentagon

Washington: The Pentagon said on Friday that initial tests indicated that the militant group Islamic State (IS) may have used a chemical ..


HIV positive ISIS fighters told to turn suicide bombers: reports

Syria: The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) has ordered 16 of fighters, who were tested positive for HIV, to become suicide ..


Islamic State loyalists claim Saudi mosque attack

Riyadh: A suicide bomber killed at least 19 people today in a blast inside a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia as worshippers ..


Islamic State shoots and beheads 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya

A video purportedly made by Islamic State and posted on social media sites on Sunday appeared to show militants shooting and beheading ..