Union Home Minister Amit Shah delivered a powerful message at the inauguration of the “3rd Anti-terror Conference” organized by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in the national capital, New Delhi. Emphasizing the need for a relentless approach in the fight against terrorism, Shah called upon all anti-terrorism agencies to adopt innovative measures and ensure that new terrorist organizations cannot emerge.… Continue reading "Amit Shah calls for ruthless approach in combating terrorism"
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The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday detained over a dozen persons in Rajasthan in connection to alleged Khalistani-gangster nexus in state-wide raids conducted across five districts, police said. Confirming that the raids were carried out by NIA, the director general of police in the Rajasthan Anti-terror Squad (ATS) Anshuman Bhomla said, “NIA has been searching (locations) in five districts… Continue reading "NIA holds searches in six States, detains several over ‘terror links’"
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has released pictures of 10 Khalistan supporters who were allegedly involved in the attack on the Indian consulate in San Francisco. The Indian consulate in the United States came under attack twice this year, first in March and then again in July. Seeking the help of the general public in nabbing them, the agency has… Continue reading "NIA releases pictures of 10 Khalistan operatives"
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday launched coordinated searches at multiple locations in Tamil Nadu in a suspected terror module case, police sources said. A DMK councillor in Coimbatore was among those under the agency’s radar. Searches were being held at the premises of various individuals in Chennai, Coimbatore, and Tenkasi, the sources added.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge sheet on Thursday in the Coimbatore car bomb blast case that happened near Kottai Sangameshwarar temple at Eswaran Kovil Street, Ukkadam, Coimbatore in October last year. Throwing the theory of gas cylinder blast into dustbin, NIA said that a vehicle borne improvised explosive device (V-IED) driven by Jamesha Mubeen had blown… Continue reading "Kovai blast: NIA files charge sheet, says it was IED blast and not gas cylinder explosion"
The National Investigation Agency on Tuesday conducted raids at multiple locations in Kashmir in connection with terror-funding cases, officials said. At the time of filing this report, the raids were underway in Anantnag, Pulwama and Shopian districts of south Kashmir. Accompanied by police and CRPF personnel, sleuths from the National Investigation Agency raided several residential houses at multiple locations early… Continue reading "NIA raids multiple locations in Kashmir"
Around 60 locations across Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala are being searched by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in a massive crackdown on suspects having links with banned terror outfit ISIS, sources have said. Searches are being carried out in connection with last year’s blasts in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore and Karnataka’s Mangaluru. On October 23 last year, Jamesha Mubeen, a… Continue reading "NIA raids around 60 locations across TN, Karnataka and Kerala"
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths recorded the statement of Coimbatore car blast accused Jameesha Mubin’s wife on Monday. Mubin died on the spot in an explosion near Kottai Eswaran Temple on October 23 last year. An interpreter was engaged to record the statement of Nazrath, who is both hearing and speech impaired. Her statement was recorded in-camera at the… Continue reading "NIA records statement of Coimbatore car blast accused’s wife"
NIA has made two arrests in two different cases in TN during the last couple of days. In the case of LTTE inspired youths making arms, the NIA has arrested the absconding accused A Kabilar in Salem on Friday. In the second case, related to PFI, the agency has arrested 10th accused, named Umar Sherif on Wednesday and seized 28… Continue reading "NIA seizes weapons in PFI case in Chennai"
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been conducting searches at 45 locations in Tamil Nadu in connection with its ongoing probe into October 23 Coimbatore LPG cylinder explosion that occurred in a car, sources said on Thursday. A 29-year-old man Jameesha Mubin was killed in a car explosion near a temple in Coimbatore during the wee hours on October 23.… Continue reading "NIA carries out raid at 45 locations across TN"