7_11 BLASTS

  • 7/11 Mumbai blasts: Accused to examine IM cofounder March 31, 2013

    Mumbai: A special MCOCA court on Saturday allowed the accused in July 2006 suburban train blasts case to examine Indian Mujhahideen (IM) cofounder Sadiq Israr Sheikh and two others as defence witnesses, ignoring opposition by the AntiTerrorism Squad. The defence had filed an application in the Maharashtra Control of Organised...
  • 7/11: Call records of accused destroyed, Maha ATS tells HC October 22, 2012

    Mumbai: Maharashtra's AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) probing the 2006 suburban train blasts, filed an affidavit in the Bombay High Court on Monday saying that it had destroyed call data records (CDRs) of all the 13 accused. The affidavit, filed by Sunil Wadke, who was then a police inspector attached to the...
  • 7/11 key accused let off due to lack of evidence May 11, 2009

    New Delhi: A key accused in the 7/11 Mumbai serial bombings case has been let off by a Mumbai court. Mohammed Sadiq Shaikh has been discharged from the case due to lack of evidence. The Mumbai AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) took Sadiq into its custody after the Crime Branch claimed he...
  • Spirit of Mumbaikars post7/11 July 12, 2008

    Mumbai: Friday was the second anniversary of 7/11 train blasts, the day that Mumbai would like to forget. But many Mumbaikars like filmmaker Nishikant Kamat says that one has to fight the fear to lead a normal life again. Kamat also says that his forthcoming film Mumbai Meri Jaan is...
  • SIMI leaders held in MP to be probed for 7/11 blasts March 28, 2008

    New Delhi: The 13 arrested Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) leaders in Madhya Pradesh are now being probed for terror links stretching from Karnataka in the south to Mumbai and Delhi in the north. A team of Maharashtra's AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) is in Indore to question the arrested...
  • Docs lose hope for 7/11 victim, father holds on December 10, 2007

    Mumbai: It's this one moment that forever changed the way Mumbai looked at it's lifeline but none felt the impact of the blast as hard as 22yearold Amit Singh's, who has been in coma ever since. But his father still believes that Amit communicates by blinking his eyes and after...
  • 7/11 blasts case: Court to frame charges today July 30, 2007

    Mumbai: Mumbai's special MCOCA court is expected to frame charges in the 7/11 serial blasts case on Monday. The blasts that took place in seven first class local train compartments in 2006 killed 187 persons and injured 890. The Mumbai police had filed a chargesheet in December 2006. The chargesheet...
  • CJ: RJ played messenger during 7/11 blasts July 9, 2007

    Mumbai: Citizen journalist and radio jockey of Radio One FM, Sangram Khopade recalls the day of the 7/11 Mumbai blasts when hundreds turned to him and the radio to reach out to others and make sense of what was happening. ...
  • Are we doing enough for the 7/11 victims? July 6, 2007

    It has been year since the 7/11 blasts rocked Mumbai. CNN IBN traces the story of victims of mindless terror. And sadly is has been a distressing one of compensation denied, of endless bureaucratic red tape and humiliation. Twentytwoyear old Rajesh Jha lost his sales job at ING Vysya bank...
  • 7/ 11 victims still fight for justice June 12, 2007

    Mumbai: Moist eyes, bandaged fingers and artificial limbs, this is the reality most of the survivors of the 7/11 blasts live with everyday. And it is also a constant reminder of the trauma they endured last year. The survivors who were unknown to each other till now, have come together...
  • Mumbai families fight 7/11 ghost June 11, 2007

    Mumbai: The only visible sign of life that 21yearold Amit Singh has shown since July 11, 2006 is the blinking of his eyes. Amit fell victim to the bomb blast on the Virar bound local and has since been in a coma in the ICU of Jaslok Hospital. But that...
  • B'wood turns to 7/11 to look at Muslims November 3, 2006

    Kolkata: A new Bollywood film will use the July 11 Mumbai rail bombings that killed 186 people to examine the genesis of Islamist militancy in India and the patriotism of its Muslim population. Live TV, to be directed by awardwinning filmmaker Ujjal Chatterjee, promises not to play to cheap...
  • Pak will get evidence on 7/11: PM October 10, 2006

    London: India will provide credible evidence to Pakistan regarding the July 11 Mumbai blasts, said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday at a joint press conference with British Prime Minister Tony Blair. We will take advantage of that (Pakistan's offer to cooperate against terrorism) and will provide them with what we...