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Islamic State of Iraq and Syria


3 arrested in J&K for association with ISIS: NIA

October 10, 2021 11:45 pm

According to an NIA spokesperson, the agency conducted searches at eight locations in Srinagar and Anantnag in South Kashmir

Youths hoist ISIS flag in Srinagar

October 11, 2014 3:24 am

The ISIS flags had surfaced in July as well when Isreal launched strikes in Gaza. The police also detained few youths in Srinagar for waving ISIS flags in August.

Canadian Parliament authorizes air strikes in Iraq against ISIS

October 08, 2014 11:20 am

The motion authorizes air strikes in Iraq for up to six months and explicitly states that no ground troops be used in combat operations.

The Government of ISIS

September 09, 2014 2:22 am

Syria’s Raqqa province, the merciless outfit runs nearly everything from power and water supply to bakeries, banks, schools and mosques.

Threat of ISIS demands a global coalition: Kerry

August 30, 2014 9:56 am

Kerry said they will build a broad coalition and highlight the danger posed by foreign terrorist fighters.

Afghanistan-based jihadi group posts photo, online tribute to Mumbai youth ‘killed’ in Iraq

August 30, 2014 2:19 pm

Arif, an engineering student, was one of the four men from Thane who were believed to have joined Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

Missing Mumbai youth from Kalyan reported killed in Iraq

August 28, 2014 7:38 am

Arif, an engineering student, was one of four men from Thane who went missing from their homes in May.

Sinjar siege over, says Obama

August 15, 2014 12:32 am

Thousands of families from the Yazidi minority community were trapped on the mountains without food and water.

The massacre of the Yazidis

August 12, 2014 12:56 am

After the Islamic State’s killings, who will give the community refuge?

‘How can my son join ISIS... he is in regular touch with us’

August 07, 2014 1:53 am

Family of Kashmiri youth suspected to have joined jihadists say he never showed Islamist leaning.


Syrian national detained by Goa police

January 26, 2016 2:56 pm

Panaji (Goa), Jan 26 (ANI): A Syrian national, allegedly overstaying in India, was traced and detained by Goa Police from an offshore casino off Panaji late on Monday night. Inspector General of Police, Sunil Garg on Tuesday said that they had got information that a person from Syria was missing during his overstay in country and his location was said to be around Goa. He also said that on Monday they had traced him and interrogation is underway. The interrogation of the detained Syrian national assumes significance in the wake of the recent death threats to Prime Minster Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar over beef ban in the country. The message was sent through an anonymous postcard which had ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) written on it.