Tag: NIA

Top headlines of the day: 18 February 2019

Pulwama attack: NIA collects samples from blast scene in J&K

New Delhi: A day after 49 CRPF troopers were killed in a terror strike in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday collected materials required for forensic evaluation from the blast site, officials said. An NIA official said: “Considering the status of the scene of crime,[Read More…]

NIA arrests JeM operative involved in Nagrota Army camp attack

NIA arrests JeM operative involved in Nagrota Army camp attack

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday arrested a Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) operative involved in the Nagrota Army camp terror attack case from Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA), officials said. A senior NIA official said the arrested JeM operative has been identified as Mohammad Ashraf Khandey, a resident of[Read More…]

SC upholds Hadiya’s marriage

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday restored the marriage of Hadiya with Shafin Jahan, setting aside a Kerala High Court order annulling their wedding. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, in a brief operative order, however, said that an NIA investigation into the criminal dimension into the[Read More…]

India, Pakistan exchange heavy firing on LoC

NIA releases two Uri attack suspects

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday released two Pakistani schoolboys, who were arrested in connection with Uri terror attack after no incriminating evidence was found against them. The NIA filed a closure report in the case stating that the two, Faisal Hussain Awan and Ahsan Khursheed, were not involved[Read More…]

NIA charges two with radicalising youth to join IS

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge sheet against two persons, Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) employee Arshi Qureshi and alleged Islamic State ‘recruit’ Abdul Rashid Abdullah, in the case of alleged propaganda of Kerala-based youths to join Islamic State. However, the NIA told the court that they do[Read More…]

NIA files charge sheet against LeT terrorist Bahadur Ali

A charge sheet has been filed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) at the NIA Special Court at Patiala House against detained Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Bahadur Ali. “The case relates to conspiracy hatched by Lashkar-e-Taiba, based in Pakistan, to commit terror attacks in India,” said the agency as per a[Read More…]

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