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Mehdi Masroor Biswas behind ShamiWitness handle: Police

Mehdi Masroor Biswas is reportedly behind @ShamiWitness, the pro-jehadi twitter handle.

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Tough to link Mehdi Masroor Biswas with account

Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the 24-year-old executive of a food conglomerate and cheerleader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), who was allegedly running the most influential Twitter account of

NIA team to grill ISIS tweeter

A day after his arrest, the police team interrogating suspected ISIS handler Mehdi Masroor Biswas is scrutinising his domestic connections and whether he was in touch with sleeper cells.

‘Neither a terrorist, nor a typical jihadi’

Though an Indian Muslim and now under the shadow of global intelligence agencies for allegedly inciting young Muslim youth in the United Kingdom and other European countries to join hands with the vio

‘ISIS tweeter’ arrested, influenced many in United Kingdom

Mehdi Masroor Biswas

Mehdi Masroor Biswas, 24, who was handling the Twitter handle @ShamiWitness, was arrested by the city police from his rented apartment in Ayyappanagar at Jalahalli in the early hours of Saturday.

Was Bengaluru techie intelligence plant?

A woman and a child walk past a building, housing the apartment where Mehdi Masroor Biswas lives, in Bengaluru on Saturday. --AP

Was Mehdi Masroor Biswas being used for counter-intelligence and spied upon to infiltrate ISIS by Indian Intelligence agencies or was he set up by someone to dig up the dirt on the violent jihadi move

ISIS tweeter had 17,700 followers

“There is no data on this man in any of the service providers’ records. If he was in the city, he should have had an address, a contact number and a driver’s licence.

Heads may roll at TCS

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Is Bengaluru techie ISIS’ top tweeter? Probe is on

This is the nightmare scenario: a young Indian Muslim committed to jihad recruiting for the Islamic State (of Iraq and Syria).

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