Lashkar-e-Taiba: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

FATF Decides to Keep Pakistan in Grey List

International terror financing watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has decided to keep Pakistan on its grey list, despite India’s push to blacklist it in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack. The decision was recently taken at the end of week-long meetings by the FATF in Paris. The Paris-based FATF stated that Pakistan has ..

Government of India (GoI) bans Al Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and Islamic State in Khorasan Province (ISKP)

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has banned the Al-Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and the Afghanistan-based Islamic State in Khorasan Province (or ISIS Wilayat Khorasan) under the anti-terror law, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act of 1967 (UAPA). The outfit, which has now been banned, considers India and Indian interests as its targets and is engaged ..

India 7th most terror-affected country

As per a report of Global Terrorism Index (GTI) 2016, which is released by Institute of Economics and Peace which is a think-tank based in Sydney, Australia India has been ranked 7th among a list of countries which are most affected by terrorism in 2015. India has been ranked among the top 6 Asian nations ..

UK bans IM

The UK has banned IM (Indian Mujahideen) quoting the undiscerning mass casualty attacks carried out by the LeT-linked terror group in India and the risk it posed to British nationals in the country. British MPs voted nem con to ban IM, placing it on the list of 47 organizations that have been banned from operating ..

Current Affairs : International : July 31 – August 5, 2009

July 29, 2009: China’s Views on Co2 EmmissionsJuly 31, 2009: U.S. signs U.N. disabilities Pact July 31, 2009: Nigerian Islamic sect leader Mohammed Yusuf killed in Police detentionAugust 1, 2009: Russia Opens a plant in TajikistanAugust 5, 2009: Pak bans 25 organisations, including JuD and LeT July 29, 2009: China’s Views on Co2 EmmissionsChina says ..