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  • Death toll reaches 65 in Yemen suicide car blast September 20, 2013

    The death toll in three suicide car bombings that ripped through a key military site and police centre in Yemen's southeastern province of Shabwa on Friday has risen to at least 65. "At least 65 army and security soldiers died and 38 others were wounded in three simultaneous car bombing attacks...
  • Israel embassy car blast: Kazmi accuses oil lobby June 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Journalist Syed Mohammad Kazmi on Wednesday sought to dissociate from his alleged role in the Israeli diplomat attack case by claiming in a Delhi court "the international petroleum lobby and some rogue elements in the government had carried out the attack to spoil the relations between India and...
  • Israeli embassy car blast: Kazmi says he was framed October 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Journalist Syed Mohammad Ahmed Kazmi, who was released on bail after seven months in the Israeli diplomat car attack case on Friday, has claimed that he was framed because he use to regularly make phone calls on Iranian numbers for official purposes. "I was picked up because I...
  • Israel embassy car blast: RSS questions bail to Kazmi October 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Saturday questioned the bail granted to chief accused in the Israel embassy car blast case, Syed Mohammed Kazmi, saying that if he was given bail, why hadn't Sadhvi Pragya Thakur been granted bail yet. RSS spokesperson Ram Madhav Varanasi said, " Justice Kabir,...
  • Israel embassy car blast: SC grants bail to Kazmi October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday granted bail to Syed Mohammed Kazmi, who is accused in the Israel embassy car blast case. The apex court had in September 2012 sought the response of Delhi Police on the bail plea of Kazmi, a journalist, who is accused in the February...
  • Israeli car blast: Police team to return from Iran August 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police team visiting Iran to probe the February 13 Israeli diplomat car blast in the capital is expected to return on Tuesday. The two-member team was sent to Tehran after Iranian authorities conveyed a willingness to assist Delhi Police's probe after it emerged that four Iranian nationals...
  • Israel embassy car blast probe points to Iran July 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police's investigation into the attack on Israel diplomat's car in February, 2012, points to a clear Iranian state hand. CNN-IBN has accessed the police's letter of rogatory that confirms that the attack was part of a larger conspiracy that included a failed attempt in Georgia and...
  • Police opposes survey of Israeli diplomat's car April 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday opposed a plea for allowing inspection by the insurer of the Israeli diplomat's car, subjected to the February 13 bombing, saying the same cannot be allowed as the case has international ramifications. The police told Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav that the release...
  • Israeli embassy blast: Kazmi's bail plea dismissed April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday dismissed the bail plea of Syed Mohammad Kazmi, accused in the Israeli Embassy car blast case, saying that there was "no substance" in the arguments of the defence counsel. Kazmi will continue to be in judicial remand. The journalist was arrested last month in...
  • Israel Embassy blast: Kazmi's bail plea hearing today April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Accused Syed Mohammad Kazmi's bail plea is likely to be heard on Tuesday in the Israeli embassy car bombing case. The journalist was arrested last month in connection with the February 13 terror attack. Kazmi, 50, who claimed to have been writing for Iranian publications, was arrested on March...
  • LeT militant arrested in J&K car blast case April 1, 2012

    Srinagar: J&K Police have arrested a computer engineer with links to Lashkar-e-Toiba militant outfit for allegedly "planning and executing" the car bomb explosion that left his accomplice dead and injured 20 others in Anantnag district last month. The arrested militant has been identified as Mohammad Iqbal Bhat alias Mudasir, a computer...
  • Israeli car blast: Notices against 4 Iranians March 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Interpol has issued red-corner notices against four Iranians suspected to be behind the attack on a car belonging to the Israeli Embassy in New Delhi on February 13. The Delhi Police had provided the details of the suspects - Houshang Afshar Irani, Syed Ali Mahdiansadr, Mohammadreza Abolghasemi...
  • Several people injured in J&K car bomb blast March 22, 2012

    New Delhi: A day of violence in Kashmir as a car bomb blast occurred on the national Highway in Bijbhera in Anantnag district on Thursday. Several people are reported to be injured. Reports say the car was parked near a security installation near a hospital. The explosion caused panic among...
  • Qazmi probe: Court seeks reply from Delhi Police March 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday requested the Malaysian authorities to deport the prime accused in the Bangkok blast case, who is an Iranian national named Seda Ghat Zadeh Masoud. Masoud has been detained in Malaysia. Meanwhile in Delhi, a court asked the police to present the records of the interrogation...
  • Israel car blast: Kazmi a point person, say police March 16, 2012

    New Delhi: In the Israeli embassy car blast case, the Delhi Police have said Syed Kazmi, one of the accused, was a point-person for the conspiracy. According to the police, Kazmi lent logistical support to three Iranian nationals suspected of executing the attack that seriously injured the wife of an...
  • Israel Embassy blast: Police arrest 3 Iranians March 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday confirmed Iranian link to the Israel Embassy car attack case. The Delhi Police has identified 3 Iranians who were allegedly involved in the terror attack that left a diplomat's wife injured. A court has issued non-bailable warrants against them. Meanwhile, the only person to be...
  • Embassy car blast: Release Qazmi, say protestors March 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Social activists and journalists on Monday sat on protest at India Gate in the national capital and organised a candle light vigil demanding the release of journalist Syed Mohammad Qazmi arrested in connection to the Israeli embassy car blast last month. The procession of about nearly 500 people was...
  • Embassy car blast: police make first arrest March 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Just over three weeks after the dramatic bombing of an Israeli embassy car critically injured a diplomat and two others near the Prime Minister's residence, the Delhi Police have arrested a man claiming to be a freelance journalist working with government broadcaster Doordarshan and Radio Tehran, accusing him...
  • Embassy car blast: Man arrested sent to custody March 7, 2012

    New Delhi: An Indian national has been arrested in the Israeli embassy car bombing case in Delhi. A 50-year-old identified as Mohammad Qazmi has been sent to 20 days of police custody. He is a freelance journalist and is believed to have worked with an Iranian news agency in the...
  • India knows Iran attacked embassy car: Israel February 26, 2012

    Jerusalem: Indian intelligence agencies have "considerable evidence" of Iran's involvement in the February 13 attack on an Israeli diplomat but are not releasing it in a bid to avoid public confrontation with Tehran, a top Israeli security official has claimed. The senior Israeli official told daily Ha'aretz that the Indians are...
  • 12 killed, 36 injured in Pak car bombing February 23, 2012

    Islamabad: A powerful car bomb ripped through a bus terminal in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar city today, killing at least 12 people, including two children, and injuring 36 others. The bomb containing about 40 kg of TNT explosives was hidden in a car parked near the gate of the bus terminal, police...
  • The Last Word: India, a friend of two enemies February 18, 2012

    As the enmity between Iran and Israel escalates, we ask – which is the better long term friend for India? ...
  • Bangkok blasts linked to Delhi car blast? February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is expected to attend a counter-terrorism conference in Pakistan on Thursday. This came three days after the blasts in Delhi and Bangkok. Investigations now seem to suggest that there are numerous similarities in both attacks. The question is whether it is all a part...
  • News 360: Iran reveals new indigenous uranium centrifuge February 15, 2012

    Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, however, said his country's nuclear programme is for peaceful purposes. ...
  • Car blast probe: Israel team joins Delhi Police February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest development in connection with the probe into the Israel embassy car blast, the Delhi Police on Wednesday found an abandoned motorcycle which they suspect could be the one used in the attack. As Indian investigators continue their probe, Israeli forensic experts also visited the blast site...
  • Israeli forensic team reaches Delhi, examines car February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Two days after bike-borne terrorists carried out a bomb blast in an Israeli embassy car in New Delhi, an Israeli forensic team on Wednesday reached the national capital to help in the probe. The team of Israeli officials examined the Innova car at the Delhi Police's special cell office. Meanwhile,...
  • Thailand probes if Bangkok, Delhi blasts are linked February 15, 2012

    Bangkok: Thai authorities were on Wednesday probing possible links between the three explosions on Bangkok on Tuesday and the Monday attack on an Israeli embassy car in Delhi as evidence emerged that "sticky" bomb was used in both the cases. However, Israel's Ambassador to Thailand Itzhak Shoham was emphatic when he...
  • Security tightened for Israel embassy officials February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Two days after the blast in an Israeli embassy car in the national capital, the Delhi Police has tightened the security of the Israeli embassy staff in Delhi according to sources. Sources have said that all embassy employees will now be given Delhi Police commandos in place of plain-clothed...
  • Embassy attack: Forensic report submitted to MHA February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The forensic report of Monday's Israeli embassy car blast has been submitted to the Ministry of Home Affairs and another copy was being sent to the Delhi Police special cell. The details of the report were awaited. The Delhi Police is likely to meet officials of the Israeli...
  • Israel embassy attack: no breakthrough in probe February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: It's been 48 hours since terror struck the heart of the capital's high-security diplomatic area, leaving four people including a diplomat's wife injured and there has still been no breakthrough in the case. The four were injured after an explosion in an Israeli embassy car on Monday. The police...