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  1. How intel agencies depend on chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Hindustan Times

    It took an investigation by British Channel 4 to reveal the identity of the alleged IS tweeter, Mehdi Masroor Biswas, who was sitting in Bengaluru and generating a following across the world on social media platforms. "It's true, we didn't have any inkling about Mehdi's @shamiwitness twitter account being run from Bengaluru.


  2. Chennai train blast linked to Abu Faisal menRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Indian Express

    Five members of a SIMI-linked group known as the Abu Faisal gang, who escaped from a district jail in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, on October 1, 2013, have emerged at the centre of probes into a series of terrorism-linked cases and a bank robbery since the jailbreak. Investigations since September 12, 2014, when a few members of the gang are said to have fled leaving behind a mobile phone and other material at a hideout in the western Uttar Pradesh district of Bijnor following an accidental bomb blast, have allegedly given vital leads on the gang's involvement in crimes across the country. 1 comment

  3. After cane and crime, now cow slaughter stalls HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Indian Express

    A demand for banning cow slaughter in Uttar Pradesh triggered a ruckus in the Vidhan Sabha with the BJP members stalling the proceedings against Animal Husbandry Minister Raj Kishore Singh's remark terming the saffron party a "gang engaged in stealing animals for slaughter". BJP refused to back off demanding that the minister should take back his words.


  4. Delhibound train escaped firebomb attack in SeptRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    A re-run of the Samjhauta Express firebombing was averted on the first day of Navratra last month when a powerful incendiary improvised explosive device was detected and disposed of from a passenger train in Rewari, Haryana, counter-terror sources told HT. The bomb - with a timer and detonator connected to a container of liquid insect killer with firecrackers tied to it - was found in an abandoned bag on the Rewari-Meerut train on September 25, they said.


  5. Three, including two students, held for murderRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 |

    Three people, including two teenaged students, were arrested here for killing a painter after a drunken brawl, police said Saturday. Puneet, Manav and Rahul were arrested for killing Anwar Ali, a painter living in a rented accommodation in Gurgaon.


  6. Terror network brings intel, security chiefs to BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Times of India

    KOLKATA: Indian security agencies have definite information that the terror module unearthed in Bengal has much bigger designs. This is why NIA director general Sharad Kumar personally inspected the Khagragarh blast site and flew to the Bangladesh border on Friday.


  7. Uttar Pradesh: Tigress kills Bijnor kidRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 |

    In a tragic incident, a ten-year-old boy was killed by a man-eater tigress in Uttar Pradesh while the child was playing near his house. After hearing the screams, parents of the boy attacked the animal with sticks after which it fled in the forest area.


  8. Tigress kills 10-year-old boy in Uttar PradeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | The Times of India

    A ten-year-old boy was killed by a man-eater tigress in Uttar Pradesh, said a forest official. The big cat attacked him when the boy was playing near his house in Bijnor district.


  9. Sacrificial livestock prices rise across UP, Bihar ahead of Eid-Al-AdhaRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 |

    Livestock prices across Uttar Pradesh and Bihar jumped drastically over the last two weeks despite assurances from the authorities that there would not be any significant rise in prices. Although the prices of sacrificial animals go up every year ahead of Eid Al-Adha, but the officials last month assured that the prices will remain stable.


  10. BJP gives Kairana charge to riot accused MP, MLARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The Uttar Pradesh BJP has appointed Kairana MP Hukum Singh and Thana Bhawan MLA Suresh Rana in-charge and co-incharge, respectively, for Kairana Assembly seat in Shamli district that is going for bypolls on October 15. Both Hukum and Rana belong to Shamli and are named for inciting violence during last year's Muzaffarnagar riots in which over 60 people were killed and more than 50,000 people displaced. Two other BJP MLAs Kunwar Bhartendra Singh of Bijnor and Sangeet Singh Som of Sardhana, too, were booked in the same case.


  11. Muzaffarnagar on terrorists radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    The riot-torn and communally volatile Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh is in jihadi crosshairs and has become a new reference point for motivating new recruits joining terror modules, multiple counter-terror sources told HT. "An accidental blast in a room in Muzaffarnagar's neighbouring Bijnor town on September 12 revealed the presence of a suspected six-member module of outlawed Students Islamic Movement of India here.


  12. UP Police alerts Uttarakhand about presence of SIMI terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Uttar Pradesh police has alerted their counterparts in Uttarakhand about the possible presence of suspected terrorists associated with the banned outfit SIMI in that state. "Uttarakhand police has been alerted about the possibility of SIMI terrorists in their territory," IG Law and Order Amrendra Sengar told reporters.


  13. Writes to Narmada district police chief seeking to prohibit Muslims from garba groundsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Ahead of the festival season, the VHP has intensified its campaign against 'love jihad' in Gujarat, circulating two audio tapes in Vadodara and writing to the police chief of Narmada district asking him to prohibit Muslims from entering the garba grounds during the Navratri celebrations. The two audio tapes, circulated on WhatsApp, warn Hindus against "love jihad", with one of them targeting a Salman Khan film for which shooting has begun.


  14. Bijnor blast: Woman held for - aiding five SIMI men' who fledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad is probing the alleged terror links of a woman, who was arrested on Thursday for reportedly assisting five suspected SIMI operatives and their associate, absconding since September 12 after a blast at one of their two rented accommodations in Bijnor. According to ATS sources, the woman, Husna, from Umri village, was staying in Kazipada locality of Bijnor city in a rented house.


  15. Jat vote scripts SP debut in two seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The unexpected win of Samajwadi Party at the two assembly seats of Bijnor and Thakurdwara is being credited to the overwhelming support of the Jat community, which had drifted away from the party after the Muzaffarnagar communal riots. Surprisingly, the community even cold-shouldered BJP's Jat candidate in Bijnor and voted for SP, according to a detailed booth-wise report that Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is learnt to have sought from Bijnor party leaders.


  16. Bypolls: Big Setback for BJP in UP and RajasthanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Outlook

    The BJP today suffered a major blow in in the Assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat,the states it had swept in the Lok Sabha polls four months ago, losing 13 of the 24 seats held by it. Considered yet another test of popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today's reverses in the by-elections come after the party's disappointing performance in the assembly by-elections in Bihar, Uttarakhand, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh in the last two months.


  17. Cong sees hope in Gujarat, not UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Telegraph

    That's the message for the Congress in the by-election results although it generated much enthusiasm in the party that has not yet recovered from the general election shock. Congress leaders feel that the three seats the party won in Gujarat meant a lot in terms of the changing electoral dynamics after Narendra Modi's exit from his home state.


  18. Post-mortem: Bypoll losers allege sabotage, infighting; BJP to probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The BJP leadership will look into complaints received from party candidates who lost the bypolls in Uttar Pradesh after they alleged that infighting and lack of support from local MPs and party workers led to the debacle. Party sources said that a reply will be sought from local leaders and MPs if the complaints are found to be true.


  19. Missing Maya helps Mulayam triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Lucknow, Sept. 16: The absence of Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party in the Uttar Pradesh bypolls appears to have helped Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadis bag Dalit votes and romp home in eight of 11 Assembly seats.


  20. Uttar Pradesh by-polls: Setback for BJP, shot in the arm for Samajwadi PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | DNA India

    After a near-total sweep in Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh, BJP on Tuesday suffered an ignominous blow in the politically-crucial state biting dust in eight of the 11 assembly seats where bypolls were held Saturday. The saffron party, which emerged triumphant in 71 out of 80 Parliamentary seats in the state four months ago, ceded ground to Samajwadi Party which retained Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat and romped home in eight assembly constituencies.