AMIR KASAB

  • Sanjeev Jaiswal: Hated myself while playing Kasab March 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjeev Jaiswal, who portrayed Ajmal Amir Kasab, the sole surviving gunman of the Nov 26-29, 2008 Mumbai terror attack in the movie 'The Attacks of 26/11', has revealed that he started loathing himself while shooting for the film. "I want to confess that I also hate Kasab as much...
  • RGV feels weird shooting reel hanging of Kasab December 2, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma says he felt weird after he completed shooting the hanging scene in his movie 'The Attacks of 26/11', based on the Mumbai terror attack. "Just now finished shooting Kasab's hanging... Must say it felt really eerie that the reel hanging happened hardly a week after...
  • 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...
  • Will Kasab's death sentence go the Afzal Guru way? August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: After the Supreme Court upheld the death sentence of 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab, the big question remains whether his execution will be delayed just like that of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. Afzal Guru's death sentence was upheld by the apex court for carrying out the Parliament attack in...
  • Hang Kasab cries grow as SC upholds death August 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Justice has finally been delivered in the 26/11 terror attack case with the Supreme Court upholding the death sentence for Ajmal Amir Kasab, the only surviving Pakistani terrorist who attacked Mumbai in 2008. It has taken around four years for the verdict in the case, and now there are...
  • 12 terrorists were trained for 26/11: Abu Jundal July 5, 2012

    New Delhi: It was not just 10 terrorists who sneaked into Mumbai on November 26, 2008 but 12 LashkareToiba operatives who had been trained to carry out the audacious strike, Abu Jundal, an Indian handler of the attackers, has told investigators in New Delhi. This has sent Indian sleuths into a...
  • 26/11 control room had Pakistani support : Chidambaram July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: India today said it has become increasingly clear that 'state actors' were involved in executing the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks and that without state support the terror control room could not have been established in Pakistan. Home Minister P Chidambaram said India knew who had trained Ajmal Amir Kasab...
  • 26/11: SC to hear Kasab's phone intercepts today February 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The intercepted conversation between the executors of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack and their Pakistani handlers during the carnage will be played in the Supreme Court on Thursday after the prosecution said it was an important evidence showing the strikes were "preplanned". Hearing an appeal of Mohd Ajmal Amir Kasab,...
  • 26/11 attack: Ajmal Kasab pleads for life in SC February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The sole convict in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case, Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, on Tuesday pleaded with the Supreme Court to commute his death sentence to life imprisonment. Senior advocate Raju Ramachandran, who has been appointed as amicus curiae by the apex court to defend Kasab, told a...
  • Kasab not given fair trial: Amicus curiae to SC January 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The sole convict in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case, Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, on Tuesday contended before the Supreme Court that he was not given a free and fair trial in the case. Senior advocate Raju Ramachandran, who has been appointed as amicus curiae by the apex court,...
  • Kasab to appeal against HC judgement in SC February 23, 2011

    Mumbai: Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab will appeal against the Bombay High Court judgement, which upheld the death sentence awarded to him by a special court in the November 2008 Mumbai attack case, in the Supreme Court. Kasab met his lawyer Farhana Shah for about 15 minutes at the Arthur Road Jail...
  • Cops, victims happy over Kasab's sentence February 21, 2011

    Mumbai: Mumbai: Police men and people who had fought the 26/11 terror attack on mumbai in 2008 as well as the victims of the tragedy are happy at the death sentence of Ajmal Kasab upheld by the Supreme Court on Monday. Railway Assistant SubInspector Jillu Yadav: "I am extremely happy," said...
  • Prosecution did a good job on 26/11: Chidambaram February 21, 2011

    The way of dealing with Kasab case has raised the prestige of Indian legal system, he said. ...
  • Kasab smiled as court upheld death sentence February 21, 2011

    Mumbai: Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab smiled and grinned as a grim division bench of the Bombay High Court on Monday upheld the death sentence awarded to him by a lower court for the killings during the 26/11 terrorist strike, lawyers said. He appeared before the division bench comprising Justice...
  • We can appeal in SC: Kasab's lawyer February 21, 2011

    Mumbai: Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab's lawyer, Farhana Shah, said that her client still has a chance and is likely to appeal in the Supreme Court against the Bombay High Court's order, which upheld his death sentence. "We will go through the judgement and then suggest Kasab on the next course of...
  • 26/11: HC upholds Kasab's death penalty February 21, 2011

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has upheld the death sentence awarded to Ajmal Amir Kasab, the only Pakistani terrorist caught alive during the November 26, 2008 attack on Mumbai. The High Court upheld the lower court's order completely and found Kasab guilty of seven murders including the killings of senior...
  • Bombay HC to announce Kasab verdict on Feb 21 February 7, 2011

    New Delhi: The final verdict in the trial of 26/11 prime accused Ajmal Kasab trial will be pronounced on February 21. Bombay High Court will pronounce judgement on confirmation of death penalty awarded to Kasab in 26/11 terror attack case and also on his appeal against conviction. The judge noted...
  • Holiday book pile: Power women, Kasab, Gandhi December 30, 2010

    New Delhi: Enjoy an exciting mix of fact and fiction in your book cart this holiday weekend whether it's about power women, Pakistani terrorist Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab or recreating Mahatma Gandhi through his grandchildren. Book: "Forgotten"; Written by Bilkees I. Latif; Priced at Rs.225; Published by PenguinIndia This is a...
  • Kasab helped us nail Pak, says Chidambaram November 26, 2010

    Mumbai: Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said that Mumbai attacker Ajmal Amir Kasab's testimony helped India nail Pakistan on 26/11. While paying tribute to the victims and heroes of the 26/11 carnage on its second anniversary in Mumbai, Chidambaram hoped that Pakistan will realise its responsibility and bring...
  • 26/11 anniversary: Red alert in Mumbai November 18, 2010

    Mumbai: A red alert has been sounded in Mumbai ahead of 26/11's second anniversary. The alert has been issued on the basis of specific intelligence inputs about Pakistanbased terror group LashkareToiba planning to launch a strike. The Union Home Ministry issued a red alert for Mumbai on Thursday. Security has been...
  • CCTV footage shows Kasab attacking jail staff September 28, 2010

    Mumbai: Mumbai attacker Ajmal Amir Kasab had reportedly attacked a jail superintendent at the highsecurity Arthur Road jail on September 1, 2010. The prosecution has submitted CCTV footage as evidence before the special court which shows Kasab attacking the jail superintendent. The prosecution made the claim after Kasab's lawyer demanded that...
  • 26/11 case: Indians to depose before Pak court August 5, 2010

    New Delhi: India on Thursday agreed to let officers investigating the November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks depose before a Pakistani court through video conferencing. Pakistan's anti terror court had requested for statements from Indian investigating officers of 26/11 case who had recorded Mumbai attacker Ajmal Amir Kasab's statement. The Union Law...
  • 'Pak navy frogman trained 26/11 terrorists' July 19, 2010

    New Delhi: A Pakistani navy trainer was involved in training the 10 LashkareTaiba (LeT) terrorists who attacked Mumbai in November 2008, according to revelations by terror operative David Coleman Headley to his Indian interrogators, an official said in New Delhi. Headley's interrogation inputs corroborate what Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist...
  • 26/11 witness says school denying her admission June 21, 2010

    Mumbai: Devika Rotawan, the 10yearold girl who is the youngest eyewitness of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, is being denied admission in a Mumbai school. The school managed by Indian Education Society reportedly denied admission to Devika because she had testified against Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab. Devika, who was praised by...
  • Kasab to move Bombay High Court, seeks lawyer June 4, 2010

    Mumbai: Ajmal Amir Kasab, sentenced to death in the Mumbai terror attack case, has sought a lawyer to challenge his conviction by a Mumbai Special Sessions Court in the Bombay High Court. Kasab has written a letter to the Free Legal Aid Panel seeking a lawyer to take up his...
  • Zardari unhappy with India's post26/11 stand May 29, 2010

    Islamabad: Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that he is "disenchanted" with the way India handled the bilateral relations in the aftermath of the Mumbai terror attacks as he expected New Delhi to "behave much more maturely". "I'm a little disenchanted with India. I expected the largest democracy in the...
  • Delhi CM fears trouble if Afzal is hanged May 19, 2010

    New Delhi: Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's mercy petition has been sent back by the Delhi government on Wednesday to Lieutenant Governor Tejinder Khanna with the Delhi government fearing antsocial elements may try and foment communal trouble in some parts of the national capital. Sources have told CNNIBN the state...
  • Delhi LG returns Afzal's case file to government May 19, 2010

    New Delhi: The Delhi Lieutenant Governor's office has returned the file on death row convict Afzal Guru to Delhi government for further clarifications. Earlier the government while backing Afzal's death sentence had also questioned whether executing him would have an impact on law an order. Sources say Lieutenant Governor Tejinder Khanna...
  • Kasab case forces Govt to look at Afzal's plea May 18, 2010

    New Delhi: Mumbai attacker Ajmal Amir Kasab's death sentence seems to have drawn the Centre's attention to other convicts with the death sentence. The Union Home Ministry has asked the Delhi government to act on the Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's mercy petition even though the Delhi government is in a...
  • Moily says Kasab will be hanged within a year May 11, 2010

    New Delhi: Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab, sentenced to death in the 26/11 Mumbai attack case, will be hanged within a year. Union Law Minister Veerappa Moily in an exclusive interview to CNNIBN said that if Kasab appealed against his death sentence then it would be fast tracked and the...