Govt bans SIMI for 5 more years, declares it an 'unlawful association'

The new notification, issued on January 31, 2019, will be effective for a period of five years till January 2024.

Suspected SIMI operative arrested in Azamgarh

In November last year, the Azamgarh Police had issued a lookout notice against Faiz after it discovered during a verification drive that he had travelled to Sharjah in July on a passport renewed while withholding information about the case against him.


SIMI: With UPA's ban coming to an end, MHA seeks updates on group's activities

Described as a terrorist organisation, the SIMI was first declared an outlawed outfit in 2001. Since then, it has been declared a banned group under the relevant law.

Vagamon camp case: 18 SIMI activists get seven years in jail

Apart from the jail term, a fine of Rs 25,000 has been imposed on the accused. They faced charges under UAPA, Explosive Substances Act and section 120B (conspiracy) of the IPC.

NHRC report out, backs torture claims of SIMI men in Bhopal jail

SIMI activists said they were held aloft by hand and legs in a “helicopter position”, and beaten using flour mill belts, lathis and strips of rubber.

Armed robbery case: Two SIMI activists sentenced to life imprisonment in Bhopal

A special court on Saturday sentenced two SIMI functionaries, including Abu Faisal, to life imprisonment for looting jewellery from a gold finance company in Bhopal to raise funds for their alleged terror activities.


Bhopal jailbreak: Judicial probe report submitted

On November 3, the government ordered a judicial probe and appointed Justice Pandey as the panel head.

10 SIMI operatives shifted to Bhopal jail from Indore

These SIMI activists were arrested from Indore on the intervening night of May 26-27, 2008.

SIMI mastermind Safdar Nagori, 10 others get life term

The trial against Nagori and ten others is for possession of weapons, explosives and ammunition and also for plotting 'anti-national' activities

After the arrest: Confident of acquittal, Imran's family worries about SIMI ‘taint’

Arrested as ‘missing’ accused in 2008 Jaipur blast, Imran Khan was in Jodhpur and Bhilwara all these years, insist his family and colleagues.