26_11 MUMBAI TERROR ATTACK

  • NSG warns of 'multi-city, multiple' attack on India 6 days ago

    Manesar: NSG, the country's elite counter-terror force, on Thursday warned that global terror outfits like the dreaded ISIS and al-Qaeda could join hands and launch a "multi-city multiple attack" on India. The warning of a combined terror attack was sounded by National Security Guards (NSG)...
  • Pakistan court requested to hold 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks trial by videolink September 10, 2014

    Lahore: Prosecution lawyers today filed an application in a Pakistani antiterrorism court requesting it to conduct the trial of the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case through videolink. The prosecution lawyers filed the application in the AntiTerrorism Court in Rawalpindi, urging it to hold the trial through videolink, sources...
  • 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Trial in Pakistan adjourned till June 11 June 5, 2014

    A Pakistani antiterrorism court trying the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case has adjourned the hearing till June 11 after prosecution lawyers failed to turn up for the second time in a week. The trial of seven Pakistani accused was adjourned on Thursday by the AntiTerrorism Court (ATC) in...
  • Ajmal Kasab whom I taught is alive: Pak school teacher May 7, 2014

    Lahore: A teacher, who allegedly taught the 2008 Mumbai attack convict Ajmal Kasab, on Wednesday told a Pakistani court that the Ajmal he knew is alive and was not the one hanged in India. "I taught Ajmal but he was not the one hanged in India in connection with the Mumbai...
  • MCOCA court rejects bail plea of Abu Jundal November 18, 2013

    The bail plea of alleged LashkareTaiba operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal was on Monday rejected by MCOCA court in the 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case. Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) Designated Judge Sayed Kadri rejected Jundal's bail petition saying he could not be given liberty at this...
  • Pakistan judicial commission probing the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack arrives in India September 21, 2013

    A judicial commission from Pakistan probing the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack arrived in India on Saturday. The eight-member team, which crossed into India through the Wagah-Attari border, 30 km from here, flew to Mumbai from here for its investigation. This is the second visit of the Pakistani judicial commission to India. They...
  • Pakistani team to question 26/11 Mumbai terror attack witnesses September 1, 2013

    Islamabad: A Pakistani eight-member delegation will visit India next week to cross-examine the witnesses in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, a media report said on Sunday. The delegation will comprise Pakistani prosecution and defence lawyers, the Dawn newspaper reported citing a Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) prosecutor. Mohammad Azhar Chaudhry, FIA's special prosecutor, said...
  • 26/11 attacks: India may get access to Headley, Rana May 29, 2013

    New Delhi: India may get access for the second time to Mumbai attack terrorist David Headley and his accomplice Tahawwur Hussain Rana, currently in the custody of the United States, for questioning. The positive indication was given by Washington to New Delhi during a recent bilateral meeting held in America....
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: India to press for access to Headley's wife May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: India is likely to press for access to Tahawwur Hussain Rana, and wife and two girlfriends of Mumbai attack terrorist David Headley during Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's visit to the United States next week. Government sources said though India got access to Headley, who carried out a...
  • Will never allow Pak soil to be used by terror groups against India: Nawaz Sharif May 6, 2013

    Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif told CNNIBN that he will share the Kargil report with India if voted to power. ...
  • US defends court verdict on David Headley January 26, 2013

    Washington: Terming the sentencing of LeT terrorist David Headley as a "positive example" of IndoUS counterterrorism cooperation, the United States defended the verdict, saying justice has been served as promised. "We promised that justice would be served, that justice is being served in this case," State Department spokesperson, Victoria Nuland...
  • 26/11: Headley sentencing a dishonour, says mother of US victim January 25, 2013

    David Headley was sentenced to 35 years in jail on Thursday by a Chicago court. ...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: India's blunders on David Headley January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: David Coleman Headley, one of the conspirators of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, was sentenced on Thursday to 35 years in prison. Headley, 52, whose meticulous scouting missions facilitated the assault by 10 gunmen from a Pakistanibased militant group, which killed 160 people including children. This came even...
  • Want death sentence for David Headley: Home Secretary RK Singh January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: After External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said India would have given 26/11 convict David Coleman Headley a longer term in jail, Home Secretary RK Singh has now said that Headley should be given death sentence. "We want death sentence for Headley and those who were involved killing of...
  • Headley's sentencing might help yield more information: Exdiplomat January 25, 2013

    Former Indian diplomat KC Singh said that the sentencing of 26/11 convict David Headley may help in yielding more information. "In the Mumbai blast case of 1993, we are still picking up people related to that. There is no time limit to catch a criminal and bring him to justice...
  • India would've sought a longer jail term for Headley: Khurshid January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: In his first reaction on David Headley's sentencing, Minister of External Affairs Salman Khurshid told CNNIBN in an exclusive interview that India would have sought a longer jail term for 26/11 Mumbai attacks conspirator, had he been tried in India. He, however, added that he was satisfied with...
  • Headley has provided valuable leads: Acting US attorney G Shapiro January 25, 2013

    The 2008 Mumbai attacks conspirator David Headley was sentenced to 35 years in jail by a Chicago court on Thursday. ...
  • Headley would've got death had he been tried in India: Ujjwal Nikam January 25, 2013

    26/11 senior public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam has expressed his dissatisfaction at the 35year prison sentence handed over to David Headley. ...
  • Headley should've got 35 rotting years in Indian prison: Rahul Bhatt January 25, 2013

    Rahul Bhatt, the son of Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, was embroiled in a controversy after it emerged that David Headley had met him during his India visit. ...
  • 'Remorseful' Headley claimed he was a changed man January 25, 2013

    Washington: A "remorseful" PakistaniAmerican LeT terrorist David Headley made a last ditch effort to have his sentence reduced by writing an emotional letter to the judge claiming he is a changed man and was sorry of his past doings. However, US District Judge Harry D Leinenweber, in the court room...
  • Possibility of Headley's extradition to India: US attorney January 25, 2013

    Chicago: There is still some possibility of extraditing PakistaniAmerican LeT terrorist David Headley to India, if the Mumbai terror attacks convict violates his plea agreement, a US federal Attorney has indicated. Going into rare hypothetical scenario, which a government official normally does not do before the media, the Acting US...
  • US: Headley's sentencing proceedings begin January 24, 2013

    Chicago: A US federal court here has started the sentencing hearing of David Coleman Headley, an LeT operative convicted of involvement in the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. The hearing started before the court of US District Judge Harry D Leinenweber in downtown Chicago amidst an unprecedented security. According to court...
  • 26/11: India should seek access to Tahawwur Rana, David Headley January 18, 2013

    Tahawwur Rana, an accomplice of convicted terrorist David Headley, was on Thursday sentenced to 14 years in jail by a US court for providing support to LeT. ...
  • Kasab pleaded for mercy in a 4line plea to the President January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Ajmal Kasab, the face of the dastardly 26/11 terror strike on Mumbai who was hanged, had begged for "daya" (mercy) from the President through his fourline clemency plea written in elementary Urdu. The hand written petition dated September 12, 2012, which has been made public more than a month...
  • 26/11: US victims upset over US immunity to ISI December 21, 2012

    Washington: Families of American victims of the Mumbai terror attack are disappointed over a submission made by the US government in a New York court that the Pakistani spy agency ISI and its two former chiefsAhmed Shuja Pasha and Nadeem Taj enjoyed immunity in the 26/11 case. However, the families,...
  • US immunity to ISI in 26/11 disappointing: India December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday called a declaration that Pakistan's intelligence service and former chiefs enjoy immunity in a case related to the 2008 Mumbai attacks a "serious disappointment". India conveyed its concerns on Monday with the US State Department after being apprised of the US' view. "We have noted that the...
  • Pak consents for Indian team's visit on Mumbai trial December 17, 2012

    Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Monday gave its consent for a team of Indian legal experts to visit Islamabad this week to finalise the terms of reference for a Pakistani judicial commission that will go to Mumbai to gather evidence on the 2008 terror attacks on the financial hub. Pakistani officials...
  • India provided insufficient information against Saeed: Malik December 16, 2012

    Islamabad: India has provided "insufficient information" against LashkareTaiba founder Hafiz Mohammed Saeed and Pakistan could take action only on the basis of evidence that stands the test of courts, Interior Minister Rehman Malik claimed on Sunday. Speaking to reporters at the airport in Rawalpindi on his return from a visit to...
  • 26/11 trial in Pak: 'India sees a little movement' December 14, 2012

    On board special aircraft: Minister of External Affairs Salman Khurshid said on Friday that the presenting of evidence by Pakistani authorities on the Mumbai attacks to a court, that it was "a little movement as far as the accountability" of the 26/11 strikes was concerned, but felt it still "may...
  • Pak 26/11 trial: Photographic proof of terror camps presented December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: A PTI report has claimed that Pakistani investigators have presented photographic evidence of the LeT training camps in Sindh and of the motorboat used by the ten terrorists who struck Mumbai on November 26, 2008, in the antiterrorism court conducting the trial of the 26/11 attacks. The Federal Investigation...