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Lashkar-e-Taiba is a militant Islamist jihadist network & terrorist organisation operating against India in Pakistan. It was founded by Hafiz Saeed, Abdullah Azzam, Zafar Iqbal and several other Islamist mujahideen with funding from Osama bin Laden during the Soviet-Afghan War.
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J&K police detains around 430 overground worker associated with different terrorist outfitsIn a major crackdown on the terror eco-system in Jammu and Kashmir days after a string of civilian killings, the J&K police have detained around 430 overground workers (OGWs) associated with different..
Terrorist behind Jammu-Kashmir civilian killing neutralised in encounter at BandiporaIn a major development, a terrorist affiliated with The Resistance Front, (TRF) an offshoot of Pakistan-based terrorist organization, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was killed in an encounter in Bandipora on..
LeT terrorist killed, another held with grenade in separate Shopian opsA Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist, who had joined the outfit barely 20 days ago, was killed in an encounter in south Kashmir’s Shopian district early Friday. In another anti-terror operation, a joint..
Seven infiltrators from Pak killed, one caught alive in last 10 days: ArmyIn the past 10 days, seven infiltrators from Pakistan were killed in separate anti-terror operations along the Line of Control (LoC) while one Lashkar-e-Taiba operative was caught alive in J&K’s Uri..
Anti-infiltration operation in J&K's Uri: Pakistan terrorist captured, another killedA 19-year-old Pakistani militant belonging to Lashkar-e-Toiba was captured alive during an anti-infiltration operation along the Line of Control on Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir in which one ultra..
LeT using pseudo-acronym TRF for terror acts in J&K to maintain 'plausible deniability'Pakistan-based handlers of proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) has been using the pseudo-acronym TRF to take responsibility for the terror strikes in Jammu and Kashmir aimed at maintaining..
Taliban must adhere to commitments on terror, travel: India at UNDescribing the situation in Afghanistan as "very fragile", India told the UN on Thursday it is important that the Taliban adhere to their commitment of not allowing the use of Afghan soil for..
Govt to tighten J&K security after Taliban takeoverTaking note of the rise in infiltration into Jammu & Kashmir by terrorists from Pakistan, and the possibility of some of the sophisticated weapons left behind by US troops in Afghanistan finding their..
BJP constituency in-charge killed in J&K, second terror hit on party in 10 daysTerrorists in J&K shot dead BJP's Kulgam constituency in-charge on Tuesday, less than 10 days after two Lashkar-e-Taiba gunmen barged into an unprotected house in Anantnag to kill a sarpanch from the..
J&K BJP leader, his wife shot dead by terrorists in AnantnagLashkar-e- Taiba terrorists on Monday shot dead a BJP leader and his wife at Anantnag's Lal Chowk in South Kashmir, Inspector general of Police Kashmir range Vijay Kumar said. According to IG Kumar,..
Rajouri encounter: Two LeT ultras eliminated, arms-ammo recovered from encounter siteTwo unidentified terrorists who belonged to proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e Toiba (LeT) were gunned down in a joint operation launched by Jammu and Kashmir Police and security forces in the general..
Pak's Lashkar-e-Taiba shifting base into country, Afghan government tells IndiaThe development comes even as the Taliban makes territorial gains in the country.
J&K: Top LeT commander among two terrorists killed in Shopian encounterTwo terrorists, including a top commander of the proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, an official said on Monday...
Jammu IAF base attack: Security sources say 'pressure fuse' in bombs indicates role of Pak militaryThe 'pressure fuse' used in the bombs that were dropped on the Indian Air Force station in Jammu through drones indicates that some elements of the Pakistan army or the ISI helped terror group..
J&K encounter: Four terrorists killed in separate gunbattles in Pulwama, Kulgam districtsFour terrorists, including three from Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), were killed in two separate encounters with security forces in South Kashmir's Pulwama and Kulgam districts on Thursday. Notably, some parts..
Lashkar maybe linked to attack on Jammu IAF station, says J&K DGPPakistan-based terrorist groups Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) are using drones to drop arms, IEDs and narcotics in Jammu and Kashmir, director-general of police (DGP) Dilbag Singh..
Jammu attack: 'LeT hand likely, drones may have come from across border'Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba is likely to be the mastermind of the unprecedented drone attack at the IAF station in Jammu airport, J&K police DGP Dilbag Singh said on Tuesday.Two IAF officers..
Terrorist killed in encounter in J&K's ShopianA terrorist was eliminated in an encounter with security forces in the Rawalpora area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian on Sunday."The killed terrorist has been identified as Jahangir Ahmad Wani,..
J&K Police averted Pulwama-like suicide attacks in south Kashmir: IGP KashmirJ&K Police on Wednesday claimed to have averted a series of potential Pulwama-type terror attacks planned by Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammad after arresting seven newly recruited terrorists tasked..
Delhi Court issues arrest warrant against LeT chief Hafiz Saeed in J&K terror funding case
China worked to prevent India from chairing key UNSC terrorism-related bodyWhile India, as announced last week, will still head the counter-terrorism committee and also Taliban and Libya sanctions committees, China's opposition seems to have prevented India from heading the..
US announces reward of up to $5 million for information about 26/11 mastermindTwelve years after the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, the United States has announced a reward of up to USD 5 million for information leading to the arrest or conviction of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba member Sajid Mir..
Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed sentenced to 10 years jail for illegal funding of 2 terror casesAccording to a report by Samaa TV, a Lahore anti-terrorism court has sentenced Lashkar-e-Taiba sponsor Saeed, Prof Zafar Iqbal, and Yahya Muhajid to a cumulative jail term of 10-and-a-half years.
TRF takes responsibility for killing BJP leaders in J&K; know all about 'The Resistance Front'In March this year, two new terrorist organizations were formed: TRF and the other is Tehreek-e-Millat-e-Islami (TMI). According to sources in security agencies, TRF is the frontal organization of..
18 declared terrorists under UAPA including Syed Salahuddin, Riyaz Bhatkal, Chhota Shakeel, Tiger Memon, Anees SheikhThe 18 persons who have been included in this list by the Union Home Ministry include Lashkar-e-Taiba, Indian Mujahideen, Hizbul Mujahideen, Jaish-e-Mohammed, and members of D Company.
Pakistan Army hatching new conspiracy to spread terror in Kashmir?A group of 10 Jaish-e-Mohammad and Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists are currently stationed near Neelam Valley waiting for an opportunity to cross the border and enter India.
Terror associate of Lashkar-e-Taiba arrested in J&K's Pampore
J&K: Lashkar-e-Taiba terror associate arrested in Handwara; arms and ammunition recoveredJammu and Kashmir: Handwara Police on Saturday arrested a terrorist associate affiliated to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and recovered arms and ammunitions.
LeT commander among two terrorists killed in Handwara encounter, fourth big success of the day for security forcesThree terrorists were killed and four terrorist supporters were arrested in different operations on Wednesday. However, the biggest success for the security forces was Lashkar-e-Taiba commander..
Baramulla operation concludes as terrorist who murdered J&K BJP leader Wasim Bari killed in encounterA third terrorist was killed by the security forces in Kreeri area of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Tuesday, as the operation concluded. Police said one of the three terrorists killed in..
Jammu and Kashmir terror attack: Four security personnel, Lashkar trio killed
LeT terror financing network busted in Jammu, 6 heldSingh told a press conference, "We got information that a terror financing network is operating in Jammu. Special Operations Group (SOG), Jammu, called up Mudasir Farooq Bhat, resident of Doda, for..
Dawood, other terrorists continue to enjoy 'patronage' in a neighbouring country: India to UNSCIndia has told the UN Security Council that Dawood Ibrahim, who perpetrated the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts, and other UN-designated terrorists “unsurprisingly" continue to enjoy "patronage" in a..
ISI plotting terrorist attack in Ayodhya, J&K in August: Intel reportSources in intelligence agencies revealed on Tuesday that the ISI was training Lashkar and Jaish terrorists in Afghanistan to launch attacks in Jammu and Kashmir.
J-K Police busts Lashkar-e-Taiba hideout in Shopian, recovers massive amount of ammunitionThe incriminating material has been taken into police custody for investigation purposes.
No resident of Srinagar active in terror ranks: Kashmir Zone PoliceYesterday two terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were gunned down in an encounter. The slain terrorists included Ishfaq Rashid Khan, resident of Srinagar, while the other was from the Pulwama..
2 LeT terrorists killed in encounter with security forces near SrinagarA top commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was among two militants killed in an encounter with security forces on the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday, police said. The encounter ensued when the..
3 Lashkar terrorists killed in Sopore encounterThree Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists, including one Pakistani indentified as Usman Bhai, were killed in an encounter with security forces at Reban village of Sopore tehsil in north Kashmir’s Baramulla..
Two Lashkar terrorists, including one Pakistani, behind Wasim Bari's killing; all 10 PSOs to be dismissedWasim Bari, his brother, and father were shot at when they were sitting at a shop adjacent to their home opposite Bandipora police station.
Soldier, Lashkar terrorist killed; 3 securitymen injured in J&K encounter
Taj Hotel receives bomb threat call from Pakistan; security beefedSecurity tightened outside two Taj hotels in Mumbai on Tuesday after a call was received on an intervening night threatening to blow up the hotels with bombs. The call was traced to Karachi, Pakistan..
Top Hizbul commander, Lashkar duo killed in Anantnag encounterTop Hizbul Mujahideen commander Masood Ahmad Bhat of J&K’s Doda district was killed along with two other Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Monday. With the killing..
Security forces apprehend 4 LeT terrorist associates in J&K's Sopore"Sopore Police along with 52 Rashtriya Rifles and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) launched cordon and search operations (CASOs) simultaneously in Pothka Muqam and Chanpora Athoora and apprehended 4..
Chiefs of four main terrorist outfits killed in last four months: J&K PoliceThe chiefs of the four main terrorist outfits - Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Muhammed, Hizbul Mujahideen and Ansar Ghazwat-ul Hind - have been killed in counterterror operations over the last four months,..
Pak-origin 26/11 conspirator Tahawwur Rana arrested in US, likely to be extradited to IndiaRana participated in a conspiracy to assist Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Harakat ul-Jihad-e-Islami, to carry out attacks in Mumbai.
Lashkar terrorist nabbed in J&K's Shopian, arms and ammunition recoveredHe reportedly joined terrorist ranks recently and was to become active in terrorism.
2 LeT operatives held in Punjab; weapons meant for terror attacks in Kashmir seized: PoliceThe Punjab Police on Thursday said it foiled a major attempt to smuggle arms and ammunition into Kashmir to carry out terror attacks there with the arrest of two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operatives. Ten..
'Vindicates India's long-standing position': MEA reacts to UN report on 6,500 Pak terrorists in AfghanistanThe United Nations report has said that about 6,500 Pakistani fighters are present in Afghanistan with Pakistan based terror groups like Jaish-e-Mohammed and Lashkar-e-Tayyiba having around 1000 armed..
Three Lashkar associates arrested in north KashmirThree Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) associates were arrested in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday. Police also recovered a huge cache of arms, ammunition and other incriminating..