Wednesday, 25 May, 2022

Topic: ISI

Peshawar attack shows Islamic State has come home — in arms of jihadists Imran Khan embraces

Throughout his years as PM, Imran Khan coddled the religious far-Right. Now it’s dragging Pakistan into abyss of sectarian warfare.

Trial of London man, for attempt to murder Pakistani dissident, exposes trail leading to ISI

Muhammad Gohir Khan was found guilty of trying to kill Pakistani blogger Ahmad Waqas Goraya in 2021 in Rotterdam. But unexplained gaps in probe lead many to suspect ISI’s hand.

Pakistan Taliban ex-spokesperson who fled says ISI forced him to lie about India ‘terror funding’

Ehsanullah Ehsan, co-founder of Jama’at-ul-Ahrar, was claimed to have surrendered’ to Pakistan military in 2017 and fled in 2020. In a blog, he says ISI offered him ‘millions’ to return.

Jaish held 1st public event since Pulwama on 3 Jan in PoK, to own Srinagar attack & raise funds

Jaish-e-Mohammed’s PoK chief Muhammad Illyas tells gathering that slain terrorist Hafiz Arsalan carried out 13 December ambush in Srinagar that killed three police personnel.

Pakistani ‘head of sleeper cells’ arrested in Delhi was ISI-trained, came to India 14 yrs ago

Mohammad Ashraf, 40, lived in Delhi's Laxmi Nagar area and was tasked with carrying out terror attacks during the festival season, police say.

Why ISI chief Lt Gen Hameed’s appointment as Corps Commander is promotion, not punishment

Lt Gen Faiz Hameed's appointment as Peshawar Corps Commander paves the way for him to be in contention to become the next Pakistan Army chief.

Rajasthan man who shared details of vital installations with Pakistan’s ISI held in Bengaluru

Jitender Singh from Rajasthan, who worked as a garment seller, allegedly shared photos and details of the installations & carried out study of army posts near IB and in Bengaluru.

Support for Taliban in Pakistan goes beyond military and maulvis now

In Pakistan, it's now ‘proper’ to glorify extremism in government circles, and is no more the prerogative of extremist groups.

Pakistan’s ISI reviving Khalistan groups with D Company funds, Delhi Police says

Delhi Police officials say high-intensity serial blasts were planned across 6 metro cities and in other states, note that IEDs recovered from UP were 'similar' to those found in Punjab.

Pulwama attack an attempt by external forces to bring India-Pakistan to war: Author Adrian Levy

Speaking at ThePrint's 'Off The Cuff', author and journalist Adrian Levy discussed the 2019 Pulwama attack, 2001 Parliament attack and the machinations of RAW and ISI.

On Camera


World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.