TN terror hunt: NIA storms 5 places; IS module mastermind gives vital info

Continuing their hunt for terrorists and those supporting extremist organisations, sleuths from the National Investigation Agency (NIA) carried out raids at five locations in Coimbatore from early this morning. Today’s action comes just days after a high alert was sounded stating that six Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) men had intruded into the textile city and other parts of Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

NIA raids: 14 held for funding terrorism

A total of 14 persons have been arrested in Delhi by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with the investigations of Easter Day serial blasts in Sri Lanka. The arrested persons are expected to be brought to Chennai and remanded at Poonamallee Court. Continue Reading

NIA questions computer technician in TN

Based on an information provided by Mohammed Azharuddin, the mastermind of Tamilnadu IS module, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths yesterday questioned a computer technician over some hard disks seized from Azharuddin. Continue Reading

3 suspected ISIS supporters held in Coimbatore

A day after the NIA arrested the main accused Mohammed H Azarudeen (32) of Anbu Nagar in Ukkadam in connection with the deadly terror attack in Sri Lanka that took place in April, the sleuths arrested three ISIS supports yesterday.  Continue Reading

Link of hate

Former Governor and prominent Muslim politician in Sri Lanka has accused the erstwhile Rajapaksa government of being complacent while its military intelligence unit ‘worked closely’ with the National Thowheeth Jamaath (NTJ), the radical Islamist organisation behind the Easter bombings. Continue Reading