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IS claims forming ‘province’ in India, security agencies junk it

New Delhi:  After the Army said it had “eliminated” Ishfaq Sofi of ISJK (Islamic State Jammu and Kashmir), the terror outfit has reportedly claimed to have established a “province” in India, which was rubbished by the Indian security apparatus. Sofi alias Abdullah Bhai, a local terrorist and close aide of one of the most wanted […]

JeM chief Masood Azhar (File Photo)

Additional info on Masood Azhar ensured his sanction by UNSC: Sources

New Delhi:  China, which had been blocking the sanctioning of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), lifted its “technical hold” after “factual” and “sufficient” evidence was provided collectively by some countries, along with India, diplomatic sources said here on Friday. The sources said the process to list Azhar […]

JeM chief Masood Azhar (File Photo/IANS)

Masood Azhar’s blacklisting symbolic victory for India: Experts

New Delhi: Blacklisting of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar is an important symbolic victory for India in relation to terrorism emanating from Pakistan, experts have said and noted that New Delhi should remain steadfast to ensure that the perpetrators of the Pulwama and Mumbai terror acts are brought to justice. Former Foreign Secretary Shashank said […]