13_7 MUMBAI BLASTS

  • Mumbai: ATS files chargesheet in 13/7 blast case May 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Almost a year after three bomb blasts shook the city killing 27 people and injuring many others, ATS on Friday filed a 4000page chargesheet in a special MCOCA court against four accused in the case. The four accused, Naquee Ahmed, Nadeem Shaikh, Kanwar Pathrija and Haroon Naik, are facing trial...
  • MHA seeks report on terrorist meeting Osama February 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry on Thursday sought a report from the Maharashtra Police on the claim that an arrested accused of the 13/7 Mumbai blasts case had met former al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan in 2001. "We have taken serious note of the claim. We have...
  • 13/7 blasts: MHA does a Uturn, supports ATS January 24, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after a press conference by the Maharashtra ATS chief sparked off a controversy over a possible rift with the Delhi Police over the 13/7 Mumbai blasts probe, the Ministry of Home Affairs came out to bury the hatchet. Home Secretary RK Singh said on Tuesday that...
  • 13/7 arrests reveal 'Bihar connection': MNS January 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray launched a fresh attack on north Indians, singling out the arrest of terrorists from Bihar, in the 13/7 serial blasts case. "I have been saying that due to influx of north Indians, terror activities are on the rise. The arrest of terrorists...
  • 13/7 blasts: Search for Bhatkal continues January 23, 2012

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad on Monday claimed to have cracked the July 13 triple blasts in Mumbai that rocked the areas of Zaveri Bazar, Opera House and Dadar last year. Two people were arrested for the blasts that claimed 27 lives. However, the hunt for the elusive mastermind...
  • MHA not kept in the loop on 13/7 arrests by ATS January 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs seems to be upset with the claim made by the Maharashtra ATS that the 13/7 case had been solved. Sources say the MHA was not informed by the Maharashtra ATS about the 13/7 arrests. The Home Secretary was informed only after he called up...
  • Two arrested in 13/7 case, money trail uncovered January 23, 2012

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra AntiTerror Squad (ATS) on Monday claimed to have cracked the July 13, 2011 Mumbai blasts case, in which 27 people were killed and over 130 others injured. Two people, Naqee Ahmed and Nadeem Mukhtar, have been arrested and Yasin Bhatkal, who commissioned the blast and two others...
  • 13/7 perpetrators' hideout found: sources January 16, 2012

    Mumbai: There seems to be some headway in the 13/7 Mumbai blasts probe. Sources have said that the hideout of three of the perpetrators has been found. The key blast planners operated from a thirdfloor flat in Byculla. Sources say the trio, including key conspirator Shahrukh Shahbandari alias Yasin Bhatkal, had...
  • IM operative Bhatkal 13/7 blast mastermind: ATS January 2, 2012

    Mumbai: Nearly six months after the serial bomb blasts in Mumbai on July 13, investigators may have made a breakthrough in the case. AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) sources told CNNIBN that Yasin Bhatkal, the most wanted Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative is allegedly the mastermind behind the 13/7 blasts. Sources said that Bhatkal alias...
  • Constructive rage must find solutions: Shabana July 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Acclaimed actress and social activist Shabana Azmi firmly believes that the rage that builds up in citizens post events such as the recent Mumbai blasts, must translate into constructive actions to avoid such tragedies in future. "Unless the guilty, whoever they maybe, r given severest punishment, hearts will only...
  • B'wood in shock, says government must wake up July 16, 2011

    Mumbai: Bollywood has sharply reacted to the 13/7 Mumbai blasts that left 19 dead and 129 injured. The film fraternity has launched a scathing attack on the government with most stars castigating authorities for their failure to protect the citizens. Raveena Tandon feels that it is high time the government woke...