26_11 MUMBAI ATTACK

  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks case: First hearing under new judge held in Pakistan 2 days ago

    Lahore: The first hearing under the eighth anti-terrorism court judge appointed to conduct the trial of seven Pakistani suspects in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks took place on Wednesday with three witnesses deposing in the case. The three witnesses were produced in court in connection with Ajmal Kasab's statement and...
  • 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare's wife Kavita in coma after suffering brain haemorrhage September 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Kavita Karkare, widow of former Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare who died fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks here, has been admitted to a hospital after she suffered brain haemorrhage and slipped into coma, police sources said on Sunday. "Kavita Karkare sustained a brain haemorrhage because of which...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attack: NIA records statements of witnesses April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Piecing together the jigsaw of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, NIA has recorded statements of some of the witnesses in connection with the conspiracy hatched by David Headley and others to carry out the terror strikes in the country's financial capital in 2008. The statements were recorded with the help of...
  • Pakistani court adjourns Mumbai attacks case till March 19 March 12, 2014

    The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial against seven Pakistani suspects was on Wednesday adjourned till next week after the judge did not turn up, citing "security concerns". In the wake of a recent attack on a district court in Islamabad, the trial judge in the case did not...
  • PM's wish to visit his birth place in Pakistan may not materialise March 3, 2014

    Manmohan Singh's long-cherished wish to visit his birth place in Pakistan's Punjab province, where he was born over 81 years ago, may not be fulfilled before the end of his prime ministerial tenure. Asked whether Singh will be able to squeeze in a trip to Pakistan before the upcoming Lok Sabha...
  • Pakistani mole in Indian agencies helped 26/11 attackers November 8, 2013

    A Pakistani mole in the Indian security agencies code named 'Honey Bee' had helped his ISI handlers in identifying the landing site for 26/11 terrorists in Mumbai, claims a book by two British journalists. The information on Badhwar Park, the landing site, was shared by ISI operatives with PakistaniAmerican Lashkar operative...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attack: Five key documents handed over to Pakistan October 27, 2013

    India handed over to Pakistan five key documents running into nearly 600 pages for use in the 26/11 case in that country to proceed against seven key accused, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. The documents include the true copy of the Supreme Court judgement of the Mumbai attack case, deposition...
  • Pakistan has evidence that 26/11 attack was planned there: India October 26, 2013

    India on Saturday said it was incumbent on Pakistan to present the evidence in 26/11 terror attacks as the planning, training of the terrorists responsible for the strikes and also the financing was done in that country. Reacting to Pakistan Foreign Office statement that it requires more evidence in Mumbai attacks...
  • We won't rest until culprits of Mumbai attack are punished, says RPN Singh October 26, 2013

    Union Minister of State for Home RPN Singh, on Friday, said that the country would not rest until all those involved in the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai are brought to be booked and punished. "We have been consistently demanding that Pakistan should handover culprits involved in the Mumbai terror attack...
  • 3 close aides of LeT operative Tunda remanded in judicial custody September 30, 2013

    New Delhi: LeT bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda's three close aides, who had allegedly helped in infiltration of Pakistani and Bangladeshi terrorists into India in 1997 to carry out terror strikes, were remanded in judicial custody till October 14 by a Delhi court on Monday. Allauddin, Mohd Basiruddin and Mohd Zakaria...
  • Nawaz Sharif assures action on 26/11 Mumbai attacks September 30, 2013

    New York:Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday assured India of "action" on the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case in the wake of a Pakistani judicial commission having visited India. In his talks with his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, Sharif said...
  • Nairobi to Peshawar: Is this the new chilling face of 26/11 like global terror? September 23, 2013

    The terror attack in Nairobi is still on with ten people still being held as hostage. 69 people have died so far in the attack and the fear of an increase in the death tolls persists while at least 60 died in Pakistan after two suicide bombers on Sunday morning...
  • Prevailing environment not conducive for talks with Pakistan: Rajnath Singh September 23, 2013

    Chandigarh:Opposing ongoing moves to resume dialogue with Pakistan, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh on Monday said the prevailing environment was not conducive for talks. His statement came a couple of days before Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's scheduled visit to New York to attend the UN General Assembly. The prime minister...
  • Mumbai attack: Pakistani Judicial Commission's visit delayed till Sep 11 September 3, 2013

    The visit of an eight-member Pakistani Judicial Commission to India to cross-examine witnesses of the Mumbai terror attacks has been delayed by four days due to "non availability of flight". "We were supposed to leave on September 7 but the PIA flight on that day has been cancelled. Hence, we would...
  • 26/11 attacks: Pak court adjourns hearing on Saeed's plea May 28, 2013

    Lahore: A Pakistani court has adjourned for nearly four months the hearing of a petition filed by LashkareTaiba founder Hafiz Mohammad Saeed seeking legal aid from the government to defend himself in a US lawsuit over the 2008 Mumbai attacks. A Deputy Attorney General told Lahore High Court Chief Justice...
  • 26/11 attacks: Pak court adjourns trial of suspects till June 1 May 25, 2013

    Islamabad: The trial of seven Pakistani suspects, including LashkareTaiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was on Saturday adjourned till June 1 as the government is yet to appoint a chief prosecutor to handle the case. The trial suffered a major setback when chief prosecutor...
  • US: India seeks access to 26/11convicts Rana, Headley May 22, 2013

    Washington: India has sought access from the US to the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict David Headley and his accomplice Tahawwur Rana both of whom were sentenced by a Chicago court after being found guilty of terrorism charges. While there was no official word from either side on the...
  • Will probe ISI's role in 26/11 if I become Pak PM, says Nawaz Sharif May 6, 2013

    Nawaz Sharif, tipped to be the next Prime Minister of Pakistan after the May 11 elections, has assured India of a thorough probe into the role of the ISI in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks. Speaking to CNNIBN's Karan Thapar in a Devil's Advocate special from Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif also said...
  • Pak prosecutor handling 26/11 attacks case shot dead May 3, 2013

    Islamabad: The Pakistani prosecutor handling the 26/11 Mumbai attack case and the Benazir Bhutto assassination case has reportedly been shot dead in Islamabad. Chaudhry Zulfiqar, the prosecutor of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), was shot dead by unidentified armed men in Islamabad on Friday morning, Pakistan's Geo News reported. Reports say...
  • 26/11: US confident of bringing other 6 charged to justice January 25, 2013

    Chicago: The United States has said it will continue to bring to justice the other six people named in Mumbai terror attacks case, including LashkareToiba leaders. "They are fugitives. If we can ever get our hands on them, we will try to arrest them, or have them arrested depending on...
  • News 360: Madras HC stays release of 'Vishwaroopam' till January 28 January 24, 2013

    Tamil Nadu government had asked district administrations to ban the screening of the movie for about two weeks to maintain law and order. ...
  • Hafiz Saeed: No MFN status for India December 17, 2012

    Lahore: The DefaePakistan Council formed by JamaatudDawa chief, and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind, Hafiz Saeed on Sunday launched a 'movement' to oppose the move to grant Most Favoured Nationstatus to India. "On the pattern of a campaign against the reopening of NATO supply routes, today we announce the launching of...
  • Khurshid writes to Hillary seeking extradition of Headley December 2, 2012

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has requested US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to expedite the extradition of LashkareTaiba operative David Headley and his accomplice Tahawwur Hussain Rana to India, official sources said. They said Khurshid has written to Hillary for extradition of Headley and Rana before their expected...
  • Ajmal Kasab: Brainwashed by LeT, acted like a robot November 21, 2012

    Mumbai: A slight figure in cargo pants and sneakers and a blue sweatshirt, gunwielding Ajmal Kasab was the face of the horrific Mumbai terror attack and the key to unravel the conspiracy hatched in Pakistan. The images of Kasab ambling cockilya backpack on his shoulders and an AK47 dangling...
  • Don't deny repercussion on Sarabjit's mercy plea: Pak November 21, 2012

    New Delhi: After hearing the news of the execution of Mumbai terror attack accused Ajmal Kasab in Pune's Yerwada jail, sources in the Pakistan Presidents office on Wednesday said a repercussion could not be ruled out in the case of Sarabjit Singh, a death row prisoner in Pakistan. We respect judicial...
  • 'PM unlikely to visit Pak, India unhappy with 26/11 probe' November 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Ahead of the fourth anniversary of the Mumbai attacks, the government has linked the 26/11 probe with a prime ministerial visit to Pakistan. Highlyplaced sources in the Ministry of External Affairs have virtually ruled out Manmohan Singh's visit to Pakistan pointing out that Pakistan was yet to fulfill...
  • 26/11: Pak officials reveal details of training of accused November 12, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistani officials have revealed the details of training given to the 26/11 Mumbai attackers. They have admitted in an antiterrorism court in Rawalpindi that the key accused including Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi got training at LashkareToiba camps in Karachi, Mansehra and Muzaffarabad. The Pakistani investigators have told court that the...
  • 26/11 attacks: Chargesheet to name Jundal as key conspirator October 8, 2012

    Mumbai: City police would soon file a supplementary chargesheet in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case, describing LeT operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal as one of the main conspirators who was briefed about the terror operation four months in advance by his bosses in Pakistan. In the chargesheet, which is...
  • Mumbai attack cannot be glossed over: India to Pak September 8, 2012

    Islamabad: India on Saturday made it clear to Pakistan that the issue of the 2008 Mumbai attacks was still "very much on the table" and the matter cannot be "glossed over". It asserted that Pakistan must take action to bring to justice the perpetrators of the brazen assault on India's...
  • Kashmir resolution first, dialogue later: Hafiz Saeed September 8, 2012

    The alleged mastermind of the 26/11 terror attacks Hafiz Saeed has hit out at India once again saying that dialogue should be suspended till the Kashmir issue is resolved. ...