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Jaish e Mohammed


J&K: JeM militant commander killed in Sopore encounter, say police

April 09, 2020 1:42 am

After a large number of people gathered to attend his funeral, a case was registered against them for violating the lockdown protocol in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

Pulwama attack case: NIA arrests father-daughter duo from Lethpora

March 03, 2020 3:56 pm

The development comes days after NIA arrested 22-year-old Shakir Bashir Magrey, a Jaish operative, who allegedly tracked the movement of security convoys and helped assemble the bomb used in the attack.

Pulwama terror attack: NIA arrests Jaish operative who facilitated suicide blast

February 28, 2020 9:54 pm

The arrest comes a day after the agency claimed that it was very close to a breakthrough in the case. JeM had claimed responsibility for the February 2019 Pulwama attack which claimed the lives of 40 CRPF jawans.

Suspected JeM member held

September 29, 2019 2:29 am

The police received an information on Friday evening from J&K military intelligence and Punjab Police that a suspected militant of JeM was passing through Ambala in an apple-laden truck going towards Delhi, the SP said.

Key aide of Pulwama attack mastermind planned strikes across country: NIA

September 17, 2019 7:26 am

Mudassir was the mastermind behind this conspiracy but charges were abated against him after he was killed in an encounter with security forces in March this year, the agency said in its final report.

Explained: Why the killing of JeM commander Munna Lahori is a big success for security forces

July 27, 2019 9:37 pm

While the Jaish commander had not been on the radar of security agencies for a long time, his ability to make powerful Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), something the local militants have little expertise of, made him a valuable catch.

Pakistan makes it official, freezes Masood Azhar assets, orders ban on travel

May 04, 2019 7:18 am

The Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Thursday ordered all non-banking financial institutions and regulating authorities to block all investment accounts of Azhar.

UNSC listing: India silence on China’s BRI helped seal Azhar deal

May 03, 2019 3:02 pm

New Delhi had circulated its dossier on Azhar with all UN members, in Delhi and foreign capitals, to make its case — that he was accused in multiple terror crimes in India, from the Parliament attack in 2001 to the Pulwama terror strike in 2019.

Simply put: Understanding Masood Azhar’s listing

May 03, 2019 12:33 am

Multilateral negotiations frequently involve complex quid pro quos, and China is known to wait and play the long game. Why has it chosen to allow the global terrorist listing of Masood Azhar at this juncture?

Proud day for Indians of all beliefs & faith, says PM

May 02, 2019 5:00 am

Terming it a “big success” in India’s fight against terror, PM Modi said, “Aaj Bharat ke liye, har Bharatiya ke liye, chahe woh kisi bhi vichardhara ka ho, kisi bhi dharam ka ho, kisi bhi kshetra ka ho, sabke liye aaj behad garv ka din hai


Terror attack in J&K's Pulwama kills 40 CRPF personnel, JeM behind strike

February 19, 2019 9:47 am

Before Thursday’s attack, the most casualty suffered by CRPF in an attack was on June 25, 2016, when a vehicle was attacked by three LeT militants, leaving eight personnel dead and 22 injured


Intl. community should pressurise Pak to arrest Azhar: Defence experts

February 26, 2016 10:23 am

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Defence expert Qamar Agha on Friday said the international community should pressurise Pakistan to handover terrorist Masood Azhar to India. Another Defence expert Raj Kadyan, echoing similar sentiments, asserted that the United Nations (UN) should put sanctions against Pakistan for not giving away Azhar. Earlier, India's move to get Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar was banned by the UN, which was later scuttled by China.

India to move UN for Azhar Masood ban: MEA

February 25, 2016 4:07 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Vikas Swarup onThursday said that India will yet again move the United Nations to include the name of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar on the sanctions list to ban him. Swarup said "We will be moving to 1267 Sanctions Committee to also include the name of Masood Azhar on the sanctions list. It is a great anomaly that the organisation Jaish-e-Mohammed is listed but not its leader. He also noted that India has already submitted to the UN's Sanction Committee a fresh list of 11 terrorists from Pakistan -based terror groups affiliated to Al Qaeda, Taliban and other outfits responsible for terrorism in the country. He further said "We are awaiting details from Pakistan about the composition of the Special Investigation Team and the itinerary of the visit. The two foreign secretaries are in touch.