"He was radicalised in to Islamic state ideology through social media and went to Kashmir to participate in terrorist activities of ISIS", a press note from Telangana police said. "He was not wanted in any of the criminal cases in Telangana", he said. The police are verifying the details of Taufeeq and his alleged links with the terror outfit.
The police said Toufeeq left home in Manuguru sub-division about a year ago to join Ansar ul Gazwat ul Hind, the Al-Qaida affiliate operating in Jammu and Kashmir, reports said.
The Al Qaeda's Kashmir cell Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind, which is led by Zakir Musa, had claimed that Toufeeq from Hyderabad had joined jihad a year ago after migrating from Hyderabad to the mountains of Kashmir. "While the search was on, the hiding militants fired upon the party ensuing an encounter during which three militants were killed", they had added.
This is only the second time since 2008 that militants from another Indian state have been killed in Kashmir. He reached the valley in 2017 and joined the outfit.
The bodies of Eesa and Owais were buried in graveyards in their respective localities while Toufeeq was buried at Gantamullah area of north Kashmir's Baramulla district, where generally unclaimed foreign militants are buried.
On checking, police in Hyderabad found Taufeeq's family had locked their residence in Bhadradri Kothagudem district, and had gone incommunicado a day after he was killed. It is learned that he was one of the militants who were in the top ranks of the outfit.
In a statement carried by a local news agency, the TeM said Fazili was its district commander and identified another militant as Syed Owais Shafi, who allegedly belonged to the Hizbul Mujahideen. According to the police, he was radicalised into the ideology of worldwide terror group IS.
Rescue 1122 teams shifted the injured policemen and civilians to nearby hospitals, where an emergency has been imposed. The suicide attack has taken place a week before the semi-finals of the Pakistan Super League in Lahore .
GKN shareholders will need to approve the merger, which means they will have to weigh its merits against a Melrose deal. That will include considering whether they want to hold a stake in New York-listed Dana or London-listed Melrose.
Three months after multiple men accused James Levine of sexual assault , the Metropolitan Opera officially fired the conductor. The Met suspended Levine, 74, in December after several accusations of sexual misconduct stretching from the 1960s to 1980s.
From 5:30 p.m.to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14, you can indulge in $3.14 premium slices and $3.14 select draft beers. For some lucky couples getting married on Pi Day, &pizza is throwing free weddings at their restaurants in four cities.
Although Barkley and Bell are both extremely talented pass catchers out of the backfield, they have different playing styles. The Cleveland Browns have agreed to trade for Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor , according to multiple sources.
Johns, Duval and Volusia is also up by 0.5 points in each of those counties, which could hint at a regional slowdown. Gains in health care and social assistance (3,700) were offset by small losses in educational services (700).
Last month, Ghani expressed his readiness to initiate negotiations with Taliban for a durable peace in war-ravaged Afghanistan. Approximately 14,000 American forces are now in Afghanistan, up from a low of about 8,500 when Obama left office.
Customers Air Canada at airports in other countries are forced to languish in long queues due to delays in the registration. After around three hours, Air Canada issued an apology and said that things were on the mend.
Glushkov worked in the 1990s for the state airline Aeroflot and Berezovsky's LogoVAZ vehicle company, according to media reports . A post-mortem examination will be held in due course and the death is now being treated as an unexplained , the police said.
The net result is that Green Bay will replace Nelson by signing free-agent tight end Jimmy Graham ( according to ESPN ). He has twice caught more than 1,000 receiving yards in a season, but not since 2013 - his final year with the Saints .
His career has tailed off a bit with the Dolphins over the last three seasons. "Be some exciting news going on". Suh's release is anticipated unless he agrees to a significant contract restructuring, which is unlikely.
Quite obviously we were fools for thinking this, as she is a Kardashian by blood and a member of Snapchat/Insta/actual royalty. She also revealed that Stormi and Chicago, Kim Kardashian and Kanye's West's newborn daughter, are already besties .
Quicker Raspberry Pi 3 Arrives With Model B+ Launch
As the name suggests, the Pi 3 B+ shares many features with the original Raspberry Pi 3 Model B , launched back in February 2016. According to Raspberry Pi, it's sold more than 9 million Raspberry Pi 3 units and a total of 19 million Raspberry Pis in total.
Sessions May Fire McCabe Days Before He's Set to Retire
Fox News has learned that the FBI's Office of Professional Responsibility made the recommendation to terminate McCabe. Firing McCabe could put Sessions in a better position with Trump, but the attorney general would have to act fast.
Oil prices move lower after Friday's rig-powered surge
Among refined products, Nymex reformulated gasoline blendstock-the benchmark gasoline contract-was down 0.5%, at $1.89 a gallon. Oil prices fell with the release of this EIA report on Monday and it looks like the downside pressure will continue on Tuesday.
A look at the nasty cut that nearly ended Tom Brady's season
Tom Brady is a man that can do anything he wants to do on the football field...except catch a wide open pass in the Super Bowl. Brady went through some acupuncture treatment on the dinged digit before suiting up for the January 21 showdown.
Rams, Friars NCAA Tournament-Bound
Prediction: Providence, after an incredible run in the Big East Tournament, is one of the hottest teams in the country. If the Aggies advance to the Second Round, things do not lighten up, as A&M would likely face 2-seed North Carolina.