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Sagnik Chowdhury


Man records statement against son accused of Islamic State links
Wed, Jul 01, 2020

According to the NIA, Naseer was deported from Sudan while attempting to head to Libya to join the Islamic State.

Why was Pillai silent so long: Veerappa Moily
Fri, Mar 04, 2016

He said that Pillai’s own comments that Ishrat and her three aides were lured to Gujarat by the IB corroborated that they were killed in a fake encounter.

Budget 2016: Home Ministry outlay gets 24% hike
Tue, Mar 01, 2016

A major chunk of the outlay, amounting to Rs 50,176.45 crore, has been set aside for central paramilitary forces that guard the borders and are deployed for maintaining internal security.

Areeb Majeed case: Letter rogatory to be sent to China
Sat, Feb 27, 2016

In October 2015, The Indian Express had reported that the NIA was facing an unexpected hurdle in the Majeed probe from Australia, which had raised concerns about the death sentence in India.

BJP nationalism like Brahmin who turns Muslim, eats more onions: Ghulam Azad
Fri, Feb 26, 2016

Ghulam Azad demanded that a House Committee be set up, with a member of the Opposition as its leader, to probe the matter.

NATGRID: Three names sent to PMO for top post
Fri, Feb 12, 2016

Besides acting CEO Ashok Prasad, the other two names are Bihar cadre IPS officer Satish Chandra Jha and Maharashtra cadre IPS officer Sanjay Pandey, sources said.

Official Secrets Act: Panel seeks to ease criteria for classifying info
Thu, Feb 11, 2016

According to government sources, the panel is likely to meet within a fortnight and seek feedback from stakeholder ministries on revising classification criteria that is decided in accordance with Departmental Security Instructions issued by the Home Ministry.

Australian national suspected to be Islamic State supporter deported from Delhi airport
Sat, Feb 06, 2016

First foreign national to be deported by India for this reason, was carrying ‘jihadi literature’.

Rehabilitation of Kashmiri pandits: No land, MHA plan to set up townships stuck
Thu, Feb 04, 2016

The BJP-PDP alliance had mentioned rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits in their common minimum programme.

Rajnath seeks clerics’ help to stop IS recruits
Wed, Feb 03, 2016

The hour-long meeting, also attended by NSA Ajit Doval and senior Home Ministry officials, apprised the Muslim clerics about activities of the Middle-East terrorist group and its efforts to attract Indian youth to its fold.

‘Pro-IS outfit leader turned to jihadi literature after losing job’
Sat, Jan 30, 2016

A resident of Mumbra in Thane, Mudabbir completed BCom from a college in Nagpada, central Mumbai, in 2003, and while in college attended a web programming course in Thane. P

Once Upon a Time in Mumbai
Sat, Jan 30, 2016

A racy account of the lives of the dons who ruled Mumbai’s underbelly and their unique codes of conduct

Fear for life, communal CM Nabam Tuki funded stir against me, Governor J P Rajkhowa tells Centre
Thu, Jan 28, 2016

Sources said the Governor’s report referred to repeated gherao of the Raj Bhavan and threats to burn it down while he and his family were inside.

Italian Marines case: Legal tussle may drag on till 2018
Fri, Jan 22, 2016

On December 11, Italy requested the tribunal for directions allowing Girone to travel to and remain in Italy until arbitration between the countries is completed.

Marines case: Tribunal may take up Italy plea in March
Wed, Jan 20, 2016

The tribunal was set up in November last year to arbitrate between India and Italy in the dispute surrounding criminal jurisdiction over marines Sergeant Salvatore Girone and Sergeant Massimiliano Latorre.

Italian Marines case: Two killings at sea, an international legal battle
Wed, Jan 20, 2016

The Supreme Court has allowed an Italian marine accused of killing two Indian fishermen more time at home; the other accused is confined to the embassy in Delhi.

Pathankot air base attack: Guns, a dagger and perfume, what the terrorists carried
Thu, Jan 14, 2016

The terrorists were also carrying several items of medication — four painkiller injections, one syringe, an eye drop, seven painkiller tablets, 21 cough tablets, two bandages (1x10 cm and 1x4 cm), two Betadine ointments and a burn set

Pathankot attack: One more terrorist killed, operations continue until base safe
Tue, Jan 05, 2016

The attack at the airbase, located close to the Pakistan border, began early Saturday. Seven security forces personnel have been killed while 20 are injured.

Northeast earthquake: New Delhi rushes in 83 rescuers, doctors on way
Tue, Jan 05, 2016

Hours after an earthquake hit Northeast India, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the government is actively monitoring the situation after the earthquake in the Northeastern region. NDRF teams, have been rushed to the affected areas.

Pathankot terror attack: Operation still on, death toll mounts to 7
Mon, Jan 04, 2016

Ten security personnel remain in hospital at the base, many of them in serious condition, according to military sources.

Pathankot attack: Terrorist called mother, said ‘I am going to be a martyr’
Thu, Jun 25, 2020

In one of the phone calls, a Home Ministry official familiar with tape-recordings made by the Intelligence Bureau, said a man with a southern Punjab accent repeatedly tells his mother that he is heading towards martyrdom.

Pathankot attack: Terrorists made at least 4 calls to Pak, says jeweller who survived
Sat, Jan 02, 2016

While three of these calls were made to their handlers in Pakistan, a fourth call was made by one of the terrorists to his mother in Pakistan informing her that he was on a suicide mission.

Behind Orlando Bloom’s deportation, the story of India’s e-visas
Thu, Dec 24, 2015

According to MEA officials, Bloom had either landed in India without a confirmation e-mail on his e-visa application being cleared or had forgotten to check whether his visa application had been cleared at all.

Italy wants second marine to return home for duration of arbitration
Wed, Dec 23, 2015

The Arbitral Tribunal is yet to set a date to take up Italy’s plea.

Deported from Sudan, Tamil Nadu techie linked to Jaipur ‘IS backer’
Sat, Dec 19, 2015

WhatsApp group run by a Filipino woman emerges as the common link