Fahim Ansari

  • 26/11: SC upholds acquittal of Ansari, Shaikh August 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has upheld acquittal of the 26/11 coaccused Fahim Harshad Mohammad Yusuf Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed Shaikh. The two were accused of providing topographical details to the Mumbai attackers. The court observed that the evidence shows that conspiracy behind the 26/11 strike was hatched in Pakistan....
  • 26/11: SC to hear appeal against Ansari, Ahmed October 14, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Friday hear the Maharashtra Government's appeal against the acquittal of Mumbai terror attacks accused Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed. Both men were acquitted in the 26/11 terror attacks case due to inadequate evidence. On September 2, the apex court had agreed to hear the plea...
  • 26/11: SC issues notice to two accused September 2, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to 26/11 accused Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed. Both the accused in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, were acquitted by a Mumbai court and the Bombay High Court. The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Maharashtra government's plea against acquittal of the...
  • 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...
  • Pak: Petition to declare Kasab, Ansari fugitives January 18, 2011

    Lahore/Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Thursday admitted a petition by prosecutors to declare Ajmal Kasab and Fahim Ansari as "proclaimed offenders" or fugitives in connection with the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. Justice Saghir Ahmed Qadri of the Rawalpindibased bench of the Lahore High Court directed the registrar's office to fix the...
  • Ansari acquitted for lack of evidence May 4, 2010

    The prosecution could not savour the verdict as the so called coconspirators in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed were acquitted for lack of evidence. ...
  • Will Kasab get death penalty? May 4, 2010

    The Kasab verdict has been pronounced but what remains is the quantum of punishment. Top legal minds of the country agree that evidence against Ajmal Kasab is strong and the 20yearold terrorist may soon find himself on death row. ...
  • 26/11 suspect's lawyer Shahid Azmi shot dead February 11, 2010

    Mumbai: 26/11 accused Fahim Ansari's lawyer Shahid Azmi was on Thursday shot dead at his office in suburban Kurla, police said. Four assailants barged into his office in Taxi Men colony in Kurla and shot two bullets into him at point blank range, they said. He was rushed to Rajawadi Hospital in...
  • Watch: How Hafiz Saeed planned 26/11 September 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed is under house arrest in Pakistan but India has little to cheer about for New Delhi remains skeptical about Pakistan's intentions. CNNIBN has details of the evidence that has been provided against Hafiz Saeed and it goes down to planning the time of...
  • How Saeed brainwashed terrorists, planned 26/11 September 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks last year, not only planned the hijack of the boat Kuber that carried Ajmal Kasab, the lone terrorist captured during the terror strike, and other terrorists to Mumbai shores, but he also decided 1930 hours IST as the time...
  • Missing 26/11 witness traced by Mumbai Police August 29, 2009

    Mumbai: Key prosecution witness in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case Nuruddin Shaikh went missing on his way to court on Friday. Shaikh was finally traced to his friend's house by Mumbai Crime Branch officers and would be brought before the court on Monday for crossexamination. He had deposed against the possible...
  • I saw LeT men exchange target maps: 26/11 witness August 28, 2009

    Mumbai: A key witness in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case told a court on Thursday he had seen two LashkareToiba (LeT) activists exchanging maps of various targets in the city. Naruddin Mehboob Shaikh, a resident of Goregaon suburb in northwest Mumbai, identified Fahim Ansari as his friend and neighbour of over...
  • Kasab appears in court via video conferencing March 9, 2009

    Mumbai: Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone terrorist caught alive during the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, appeared via video conferencing on Monday before Metropolitan Magistrate NN Shrimangale. Kasab asked for an Urdu translation of the chargesheet filed by Mumbai police in the attack case but the request was denied. The Mumbai attacker...
  • Revealed: How Indian aides helped 26/11 Pak attackers February 26, 2009

    Mumbai: The maps and layout of strategic locations and targeted sites as well as other key inputs were provided to the 26/11 attackers by Indian accomplices trained by the LashkareTaiba (LeT), a police official here said. "The Indian duo, Fahim Ansari and Sabahuddin Ahmed Shabbir, have confessed to carrying out a...
  • 26/11 accused says female FBI officer sexual harasser February 10, 2009

    Mumbai: The FBI probe into the Mumbai terror attack took an unusual twist with one of the accused, Fahim Ansari, levelling sexual harassment allegations against a lady officer of the American agency who had reportedly interrogated him in Mumbai. Fahim has moved the court with his lawyer Ejaz Naqvi filing an...
  • Lashkar suspects sent to Mumbai police custody December 18, 2008

    New Delhi: Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin, the two LeT operatives who are believed to have been responsible for doing reccee of the sites targeted for Mumbai terror attack on November 26 have been remanded to police custody till December 31. They have been sent to police remand by a...
  • Police to question possible Mumbai 'scouts' December 18, 2008

    Mumbai: Police will question two jailed members of an Islamist militant group over whether they scouted Mumbai landmarks before last month's deadly attacks on the financial hub, a senior police officer said on Wednesday. Indians Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin, who were arrested in February over an attack on a police...
  • Police name new suspect in Mumbai attack probe December 10, 2008

    Mumbai: Police on Tuesday identified for the first time a fifth suspect in their probe into the attacks that killed 171 in Mumbai, and released the names and pictures of the nine gunmen shot dead in the threeday assault. The new suspect was arrested in February along with Indianborn Fahim Ansari,...
  • Arrests in Kol, Delhi show 26/11's panIndia link December 7, 2008

    Kolkata: Investigators piecing the Mumbai terror attack conspiracy have come up with local links to the carnage. Two men have already been arrested in Kolkata and Delhi for allegedly arranging SIM cards for the terrorists. Another man in Uttar Pradesh Police custody is also a crucial link to the terror attack. Kolkata...