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Islamist Militants

Trump Releases Photo Of Military Dog That Helped In The Killing Of Al-Baghdadi

Oct 29, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

K-9 chased al-Baghdadi through a tunnel at his compound, following which the terrorist killed himself by detonating a suicide vest.

With Killing Of Zakir Musa's Successor, Police Say Al Qaeda's Offshoot Wiped Out In Kashmir

Oct 23, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Hamid Lelhari was the successor of Zakir Musa's outfit. With his killing, Ansar Ghazwatul Hind has ceased to exist, police said.

Top LeT Terrorist, Who Shot At 3-Year-Old Girl, Killed In Encounter In J&K's Sopore

'LeT's Asif had created a lot of terror in Sopore. Since about a month, he was very active,' said J&K Police

40 Militant Groups Were Operating In Pakistan, Govts Didn't Tell Truth: Imran Khan

Jul 24, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Addressing a Capitol Hill reception in Washington PM Imran Khan says, 'while the US expected us to do more and help the US win the war, Pakistan at that time was fighting for its own existence.'

One Militant Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In Jammu And Kashmir's Budgam

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Bugam area of Budgam district in central Kashmir Sunday morning following specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area.

23 June, 2019

Four Militants Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In Jammu And Kashmir's Shopian

Outlook Web Bureau

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Shopian, following information about the presence of militants there.

12 May, 2019

ISIS Announces New 'Branch' In India After Clashes In Kashmir

Outlook Web Bureau

The Arabic name of the new branch is 'Wilayah of Hind' (India Province), the dreaded terror outfit, (also known as ISIS and ISIL), said through its Amaq News Agency.

01 May, 2019

Islamic Preacher Zakir Naik's Peace TV Banned By Cable Operators In Sri Lanka

Outlook Web Bureau

Investigations have revealed that Saharan Hashim, the main suspect in the serial blasts in Sri Lanka, used to follow the preaching of Naik. The April 21 Easter Sunday bombings killed at least 250 people.

25 April, 2019

Sri Lanka's Defence Secretary Resigns Over Easter Bombings

Outlook Web Bureau

President Maithripala Sirisena had asked Defence Secretary Fernando and Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara to quit after their failure to prevent the blasts despite having prior intelligence.

25 April, 2019

Two Militants Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Anantnag

Outlook Web Bureau

The encounter broke out between militants and security forces early Tuesday morning.

23 April, 2019

Sri Lankan Govt Apologises For Failure To Act On Intelligence Tip-Off

Outlook Web Bureau

Government spokesperson Rajitha Senaratne said that the warnings about the blasts, that rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing 310 people, were received in the days before the attacks


22 April, 2019

Sri Lanka Blasts: Suicide Bombers Suspected To Be From NTJ Involved, 24 Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

The Sri Lankan authorities suspect the Islamist extremist group National Tawheed Jamath to be involved in the series of blasts that rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, claiming 290 lives

21 March, 2019

Encounter Underway Between Militants And Security Forces In Jammu And Kashmir's Baramulla

Outlook Web Bureau

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Kalantara area of Kreeri in north Kashmir district of Baramulla.

03 March, 2019

Two Militants Killed In J&K's Kupwara As Encounter Enters Third Day

Outlook Web Bureau

The encounter began on Friday morning when security forces launched a search operation in the area in north Kashmir, following information about presence of militants there.

02 March, 2019

Kashmir Authorities Seal Several Properties Linked To JeI Leaders

Outlook Web Bureau

Various district magistrates have also sought a list of moveable and immovable properties of the Jamaat leaders.

25 February, 2019

Two Pak Nationals Among Three Militants Killed In Kulgam Encounter

Outlook Web Bureau

The militants have been identified as Raqib Ahmad Sheikh, a resident of Shiganpora in Kulgam, and Pakistani nationals Waleed and Numan.

16 February, 2019

Curfew Continues In Jammu For Second Day, Army Stages Flag March

Outlook Web Bureau

The University of Jammu postponed all examinations scheduled for the day and mobile Internet services remained suspended across Jammu region.


23 January, 2019

Nine Including 17-Year-Old Arrested In Maharashtra For Alleged ISIS Link

Outlook Web Bureau

The nine terror suspects, all part of a group, were nabbed by ATS teams over the last two days.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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