Mali Soldiers.

Photo: The Jerusalem Post

31 Bus Passengers Killed By Militants In Central Mali

In a shocking incident, Militants shot dead at least 31 passengers of a bus in central Mali on December 3. The bus plies between the village of Songho to a market in Bandiagara twice a week reported Reuters. The insurgents are said to be connected with al Qaeda and Islamic State. According to an official, militants also injured several others in the attack. 

Sat, 04 Dec 2021 - 09:27 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Mali, Militants, Songho, Bandiagara, islamic state

Courtesy: Reuters

Sheik Mohammad bin sulaman

Photo: Arabian Business

Abu Dhabi Allows Non-Muslim Civil Marriages Under New Law

Abu Dhabi on November 7 announced a new law, in which non-muslims will be allowed to marry, divorce, and get joint child custody. Reportedly, the UAE government followed the Islamic sharia principles, which have been changed in the view of maintaining its competitive edge as a regional commercial hub. "It aims to enhance the position and global competitiveness of the emirates as one of the most attractive destinations", reported Reuters.  … read-more

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 05:57 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: islam sharia rule, UAE, Abu Dhabi, islamic state, Inter caste marriage

Courtesy: Reuters

A Drone strikes.

Photo: Students 4 Social Change

9 Dies, Including 6 Children In US Drone Strike In Kabul

In a drone attack carried out by the US to counter-terrorism, nine members of the same family, including six children died in Afghanistan's Kabul on August 29. The US officials claimed that the vehicle was filed by the Islamic State terrorists. However, the deceased's brother said that they are not terrorists and belong to "an ordinary family." Moreover, the airstrike destroyed two vehicles and damaged several parts of a residential building… read-more

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 12:26 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Drone Strike, US, Kabul, islamic state, Terroist

A drone flying

Photo: CNAS

Drone Strike By US Military Kills One IS Member In Afghanistan

The US military on August 28 confirmed that they killed an IS member in a drone strike following President Joe Biden's approval. The strike was carried out within 48 hours after a bomb blast reportedly claimed the lives of 13 Americans and at least 169 Afghans. On August 26, Biden also had said to the perpetrators of the blast that ''We'll hunt you down and make you pay''.

Sat, 28 Aug 2021 - 10:32 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Drone Strike, US military, Afghanistan, islamic state

Courtesy: AP News

Rahman's House

Photo: The Times Of India

Late Congress MLA BM Idinabba's Grandson Arrested

The late Congress MLA BM Idinabba's grandson Ammar Abdul Rahman was arrested from Ullal, Mangalore after NIA raided following a connection in a case related to IS. Reportedly, Rahman's niece and her husband were among the 13 residents of Kasaragod who flew to Afghanistan in 2016 to join the IS. Reportedly, Rahman and a few others allegedly have links with "IS Sympathiser" Mohammad Ameen Yahya, arrested on March 15.

Fri, 06 Aug 2021 - 10:09 AM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: BM Idinabba, Ammar Abdul Rahman, Grandson, Niece, islamic state

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Members of Islamic State in Khorasan Province

Photo: The Hindu

Govt. Unlikely To Permit Kerala Women Who Joined Islamic State

Four women hailing from Kerala accompanied their husbands to join the Islamic State in Khorasan Province (ISKP) during 2016 to 2018. Following the deaths of their husbands in various incidents, the women surrendered to the Afghanistan authorities where they were later imprisoned. As per a source, the Indian authorities are against their return, and thus it is unlikely that they will be permitted to enter the country again.

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 - 06:20 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Afghanistan, islamic state

Courtesy: The Hindu

Jammu Police

Photo: Times Now News

Jammu Police Arrests ISJK Militant, Prevents Major Terror Strike

The Jammu Police on April 4 arrested Malik Umaid alias Abdullah, a commander of terror group Islamic State of Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK). Booking Malik under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, the police also recovered a pistol, eight rounds and Rs 1,13,000 from his possession. "With his arrest, a terror attack by the outfit has been averted," said Jammu zone IG Police Mukesh Singh.

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 10:50 AM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Terrorist attack, islamic state, Jammu and Kashmir

Courtesy: India Today