26_11 MUMBAI ATTACKS

  • LeT planning to launch fresh attack against India, claim Intelligence inputs March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: In a major security threat for the country, Intelligence inputs indicate that 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi is active again. Interception by intelligence agencies shows Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) is training young people in Muzaffarabad in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK). According to sources, 60 Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists are...
  • Pakistan summons India's Deputy High Commissioner on the 'unnecessary hype' over 26/11 accused Lakhvi's release March 13, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan foreign office on Friday night summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner to Pakistan JP Singh on the 'unnecessary hype' over 26/11 accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's release after orders of Islamabad High Court. Earlier in the day, India summoned Pakistan's envoy Abdul Basit to register protest against the development. India said...
  • Court discharges top LeT bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda in 1994 case under TADA and other offences March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: A Delhi Court on Tuesday discharged top Lashkar-e-Toiba bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda, one of the 20 terrorists India had asked Pakistan to hand over after the 26/11 Mumbai attack, in a case lodged against him in 1994 under the stringent Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act (TADA). Additional...
  • Live telecast of anti-terror operations should be prohibited: Home Ministry February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Taking a step forward to ban live coverage of terror-related operations by television channels, the Home Ministry has said that 'anti-terror operations' should be prohibited from telecasting. Home Ministry stated its position on the matter after the Information and Broadcasting Ministry sought definition of terms 'anti-terror operations' and 'counter-terror...
  • Pakistan to try 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi on daily basis February 3, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan, under international pressure to curb terrorism and terrorist activities based on its territory, will conduct the trial of Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, on day-to-day basis, local media reported on Tuesday. The Islamabad High Court, whose earlier order for conditional release of...
  • 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi to remain in jail, Pakistan Supreme Court rejects bail order January 7, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the Islamabad High Court (IHC) order regarding the release of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. The case has been remanded back to the IHC on the ground that the decision of Lakhvi's release was rushed. While giving its observations, the apex court maintained that...
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  • India summons Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit after cancellation of 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's detention December 29, 2014

    New Delhi: India strongly raised the issue of suspension of detention order of Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. High Commissioner of Pakistan Abdul Basit was summoned to the Ministry of External Affairs by Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Monday afternoon. The Foreign Secretary conveyed strong concern at the lack...
  • 26/11 prime accused Lakhvi appeals to Pakistan government for release December 24, 2014

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, on Wednesday submitted an application with the Pakistan government seeking an end to his detention under a public security order slapped on him soon after being granted bail in the 26/11 case. "We have filed a representation (plea) with the...
  • Listen to conversation between 26/11 attack terrorists and their handlers December 22, 2014

    India, USA and Britain had been tracking the activities of Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks before they went on rampage in India's financial capital Mumbai killing 166 people including a few foreigners. Intelligence agencies of the three countries had enough information about a big strike in India, yet...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks case: First hearing under new judge held in Pakistan October 29, 2014

    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...