Rehabilitation of extremists is a state’s responsibility

Rehabilitation programmes for surrendered extremists aim to help individuals who have been involved in extremist activities disengage from violence and reintegrate into society

The Kerala Story Brings Focus On Indian Women In ISIS Ranks

The release of the teaser of the much awaited film ‘The Kerala Story’ has brought back focus on Indian women from the state who travelled to Afghanistan to become ISIS cadres along with their husbands. In 2017 NIA released photos of 21 ISIS cadres from Kerala – both men and women. All these 21 people

Deconstructing Islamophobia

The whole field of Islamophobia has been developed to shut off any criticism of regressive practises in Muslim culture.

Central Govt Bans PFI, Its Associates For 5 Years

Days after two rounds of a nationwide crackdown, the central government declared the Popular Front of India (PFI) and its associates or affiliates or fronts as unlawful associations with immediate effect for a period of five years.

[email protected]: No Pak Or ISIS flags, This Time J&K Submerged In Tricolour

  SRINAGAR: Like other parts of the country, the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is also submerged in the colours of the national flag on the eve of India’s 75th Independence Day. In a major departure from the past, when the Tricolour was only hoisted at district and tehsil headquarters, this year it has

Court Sends Mohsin Ahmad To NIA Custody Till Aug 16

NEW DELHI: Mohsin Ahmad, who was arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday, was sent to the agency’s custody till August 16 by a local court. Ahmad, who was arrested from the Batla House area of South Delhi in connection with the ISIS module case, was produced before a court here today. The

ISIS Module Case: NIA Arrests One Suspect 

NEW DELHI: Ahead of Independence Day celebrations, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested one suspect, Mohsin Ahmad, in connection with the ISIS module case. An NIA source told The New Indian that the anti-terror probe agency on Saturday night carried out a search in the Batla House area in south Delhi. After the search operation, NIA arrested

EDITORIAL: Zawahiri’s Killing Too Late, Too Little

It took the CIA, supposedly the most competent intelligence agency in the world, 21 years to search and kill al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri, the biggest ideologue of Islamist terrorism and mastermind of the 9/11 terror attacks. The Egyptian physician-turned-terrorist, Zawahiri was knocked off in a US drone strike in Afghanistan on July 31. The ailing

ISIS Module Case: NIA Searches In 6 States

NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday carried out searches at several locations in six states in connection with activities of the ISIS module case. An anti-terror probe agency spokesperson said that the NIA conducted searches at 13 premises of suspects in six states in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal and Raisen districts, Gujarat’s Bharuch,

Afghanistan: The Return Of The West

After turning barely a couple of pages under its new leadership, Afghanistan is in the news again. This time there brews trouble across several sectors. On April 18, a barrage of rockets were fired into Uzbekistan. While the Islamic State – Khorasan Province (ISKP) claimed responsibility for that, and through their official news agency Amaq