The biggest stories of February 24, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
India | NDTV.com | Monday February 24, 2014
Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal was inspired by Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden and showed his videos to young men to motivate them to sacrifice their lives in the name of 'jihad', according to the chargesheet filed by the National Inv...
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 24, 2014
The National Investigation Agency's charge-sheet against Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal reveals that the terror outfit has set up a new base in Rajasthan and recruited members "highly motivated to carry out terror attacks."
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 20, 2014
The NIA today filed its second chargesheet against Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his close associate Asadullah Akhtar in connection with a case of alleged conspiracy to carry out terror acts in the country.
India | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday February 12, 2014
Yasin Bhatkal, believed to be a co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen, has reportedly told interrogators that the terror group planned to target several stadiums hosting Indian Premier League or IPL matches, but could not carry out the attacks because ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, who is behind bars in the July 13, 2011 blasts case, had planned to blow up a police van in the crowded Dadar area.
India | Saurabh Gupta | Friday February 7, 2014
A court in Mumbai on Thursday sent Indian Mujahideen co-founder and terror accused, Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akhtar to police custody till February 18 in connection with the Mumbai blasts of 2011.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
A special MCOCA court today remanded Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akhtar in Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) custody till February 18 in connection with the 2011 Mumbai terror attack case.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Monday January 20, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal has reportedly been informed by the Delhi Police that terror outfit Indian Mujahideen plans to abduct him to negotiate for the release of their top operative Yasin Bhatkal, who was arrested last year.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 30, 2013
Former Samajwadi Party leader Kamal Farooqui on Sunday met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sparking off speculation that he may join the latter's Aam Aadmi Party.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 25, 2013
A suspected SIMI and IM operative, who was allegedly involved in raising funds for the banned outfits, was arrested in Raipur.
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Investigations into a terror attack at Hyderabad's Dilsukhnagar in February, which left 19 dead and 126 injured, were a test case of what-not-to-do, thanks to competition between investigating agencies and a complete absence of Standard Operating Pro...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and close aide Asadullah Akhtar were today remanded in police custody till December 10.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 20, 2013
A three-day conference of the country's top police brass will be held in Delhi from tomorrow to discuss key security issues including threat to hinterland from terror groups like Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) and Indian Mujahideen (IM) and use of social medi...
India | Manish Kumar | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Sources say the investigators probing the Patna serial blasts allege the Raipur Police may have botched the operation to nab the Indian Mujahideen operatives hiding in the Chhattisgarh capital.
India | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday November 18, 2013
Four alleged Indian Mujahideen (IM) operatives suspected to be involved in the October 27 Patna blasts targeting Narendra Modi's rally, reportedly stayed in Chhattisgarh capital Raipur for over a fortnight after the incident.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Monday November 18, 2013
The National Investigation Agency today announced a cash reward of upto Rs 10 lakh for any information leading to the arrest of five men accused in serial blasts in Patna.
India | Manish Kumar | Friday November 15, 2013
After he was arrested Yasin Bhatkal, the alleged co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen, reportedly told Bihar police officers who the terror group's main target is. "Narendra Modi is first on the list...second is Narendra Modi...all the way upto No 10...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday November 15, 2013
Investigators handling the case of last month's serial blasts in Patna in which six people were killed say they want to interrogate a former police officer about possible links to the terror attack.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday November 8, 2013
Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi brought to their election rallies in different states today a conspiracy theory each.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday November 7, 2013
The Indian Mujahideen planned to follow up their terror attack in Patna last month with explosions at Nalanda University, 100 kms away and strikes in Chhattisgarh, which votes this month for its next government, say investigators.