Pressure to Go Soft on Hindu Extremists?
Jun 29, 2015
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday June 25, 2015
In a politically explosive revelation, the government prosecutor on the 2008 Malegaon blasts case, Rohini Salian, has said that she was asked to "go soft" on the accused, which include Hindu extremists, after the BJP came to power last year.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
The NIA today arrested a Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) member in connection with the sensational October 2 Burdwan blast in West Bengal, an agency officer said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 6, 2015
The investigation into the killing of 18 Army soldiers in Manipur has been handed over to the National Investigation Agency (NIA).
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 21, 2015
The National Investigation Agency on Wednesday told a court in Mumbai that the arrested Islamic State (IS) 'recruit' Arif Majeed wanted to "sneak" back into India after he got injured while fighting in Iraq but was nabbed on arrival in Mumbai.
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjee | Friday May 8, 2015
At least 12 people were killed after a huge explosion took place at an illegal firecracker factory in Brahmanabar Village in West Bengal's Midnapore District on Wednesday, according to police. The incident has sparked off a fresh row of accusations b...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
An Afghan businessman is believed to be allegedly indoctrinating youth from Maharashtra to join the Islamic State, claims the National Investigation Agency (NIA) which has sent its first judicial requests in the case to Afghanistan seeking details of...
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
A city court today remanded Ibrahim, an accused in the Burdwan blast case, to NIA custody for 12 days on a prayer by the investigating agency for interrogating him.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Monday March 30, 2015
Nearly six months after an explosion in a house in West Bengal's Burdwan district, the National Investigation Agency or NIA today filed a chargesheet in a Kolkata court against 21 people, including four Bangladeshi nationals.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
Burdwan blast accused Abdul Wahab Momin, who was arrested on Saturday from Kolkata, has been remanded to 10 days NIA custody.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed a charge sheet in a Chennai court in a case of alleged espionage and attempts to carry out sabotage activities in India at the instigation of Pakistan.
India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Thursday February 19, 2015
A Hyderabad city court today convicted 15 of the 25 accused in a case relating to a pan-India network of fake currency racketeers.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Sayed Liyaqat Shah, a Kashmiri man arrested in 2013 for allegedly plotting to target the national capital, had been framed by the police, the National Investigation Agency has found. In a report to the home ministry, the agency has recommended "appro...
Delhi News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday January 28, 2015
Sayed Liyaqat Shah, a Kashmiri man arrested in 2013 for allegedly plotting to target the national capital, may have been framed, the National Investigation Agency has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
National Investigation Agency (NIA) today arrested an alleged operative of banned Jamaat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terror outfit Rezaul Karim, believed to be in charge of transporting explosives to various places in Burdwan in West Bengal.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 29, 2014
Investigators are looking into a possible link between the blast in Bengaluru on Sunday and five terror suspects who escaped from a jail in Madhya Pradesh in 2013, the government said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been directed by the Union Home Ministry to take up the cases relating to the recent killing of more than 70 adivasis by National Democratic Front of Assam-Songbijit (NDFB-S) militants in two districts of A...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
A court in Patna today framed charges against three people, including Haider Ali alias 'Black Beauty', for allegedly being involved in Bodh Gaya serial blasts.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday December 6, 2014
Sahanur Alam, a key accused in the Burdwan blast case, was arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) late on Friday night. He was arrested in the Nalbari district of Assam in a joint operation by Assam Police and the NIA.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
Areeb Majeed, suspected Islamic State recruit, has reportedly revealed the names of the local contacts, who provided him the logistics to join the group and take part in the battle in Iraq, unnamed National Investigation Agency officials told the Pre...
Chennai News | Agencies | Monday December 1, 2014
The code name for a terror plot to attack the US consulate in Chennai last year was "wedding hall", according to details revealed by a Sri Lankan who has accepted working as an agent of Pakistan's ISI.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) will be visiting Bangladesh on November 17 to brief the authorities in Dhaka and also seek cooperation of that country to unravel all plans of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terror outfit.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A soldier of the Sashastra Seema Bal, which guards India's border with Nepal and Bhutan, is believed to have sheltered a suspect arrested in connection with a terror network exposed by last month's blast in Bengal's Burdwan.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A minor explosion took place on Monday evening near the boundary wall of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF complex in Kolkata, where the National Investigation Agency or NIA has set up a camp office to probe thecase.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 11, 2014
In yet another major breakthrough, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) today arrested Amjad Sheikh, alleged to be a key member of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) terror group, in connection with the Burdwan blast case.