German Bakery Blast

  • Yasin Bhatkal in judicial custody for German Bakery blast case 29-03-2014 12:24 AM

    Yasin Bhatkal, a founder of terrorist organisation Indian Mujahideen, who is also a prime accused in the German Bakery blast case here, was remanded in a 14-day judicial custody by a special court here for a test identification parade. Bhatkal was produced before Judge SD Dharane as his custody with...
  • German Bakery blast: Yasin Bhatkal sent to jail till March 28 14-03-2014 04:04 PM

    Pune: A Pune court on Friday sent Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal to police custody till March 28 in the German Bakery blast case. Bhatkal was arrested by the Maharashtra ATS on Thursday after a special MCOCA court granted the permission. The ATS also arrested Bhatkal's aide Asadullah Akhtar in...
  • MCOCA court rejects bail plea of Abu Jundal 18-11-2013 06:07 PM

    The bail plea of alleged Lashkar-e-Taiba 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...
  • Samajwadi Party wants German Bakery blast re-probed 01-10-2013 06:06 PM

    Mumbai:The Samajwadi Party's Maharashtra unit on Tuesday demanded a re-investigation of Pune's German Bakery terror attack by National Investigation Agency in view of recent claims by blast convict Mirza Himayat Baig. Baig, awarded the death penalty, has approached the Bombay High Court pleading that he has been falsely implicated in...
  • ATS officials tutored witnesses in 2010 Pune blast case: Journalist 25-09-2013 09:00 AM

    Mumbai: Days after Indian Mujahideen kingpin Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal claimed that the Pune German Bakery blast accused Himayat Baig was not involved in the terror strike, more questions are being raised about the investigations into the case. Revelations by an independent journalist now claims that five...
  • Bhatkal's confession raises question on Baig's conviction in German bakery case 08-09-2013 09:07 AM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency and the Maharashtra Anti-Terrosrist Squad seem to be locking horns over Pune German bakery blast, as prime accused Yasin Bhatkal's interrogation has now put a question mark over the role of death row prisoner Himayat Baig. Five months after a Pune sessions judge sentenced...
  • Shinde dismisses Bhatkal's claims absolving Baig's role in Pune blast 07-09-2013 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde dismissed Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal's claims that the prime accused in the German Bakery blast Himayat Baig was not involved in the terror attack. The Maharashtra ATS had earlier said that this could be a ploy to weaken the case against Baig....
  • Putting blast behind, German Bakery reopens in Pune 12-05-2013 02:46 PM

    Pune: German Bakery, the Pune-based eatery that was ripped apart a powerful blast, has been reopend on Sunday after three years-three months of the incident. This comes a month after the Pune Sessions Court convicted and sentenced prime perpetrator Himayat Baig to death for his role in the blast on...
  • Pune: German Bakery blast convict Himayat Baig gets death sentence 18-04-2013 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: The Pune German Bakery blast convict Himayat Baig has been sentenced to death. Baig, the lone convicted accused in the case, was sentenced to death by a Pune Sessions Court. Additional Sessions Judge NP Dhote handed down capital punishment to Baig for murder and criminal conspiracy, besides under...
  • German Bakery blast: Court to sentence Himayat Baig today 18-04-2013 09:47 AM

    Pune: Three years after the German Bakery blast, the Pune sessions court will announce the quantum of punishment to main accused Himayat Baig on Thursday. Baig was convicted for murder, criminal conspiracy and other charges on Monday. Himayat Baig, the man who provided logistical support for the blast is the...
  • German Bakery blast: Pune court to give verdict today 15-04-2013 08:46 AM

    Pune: Three years after the German Bakery blast killed 17 people and injured over 60, a Pune court come out with a crucial judgement on Monday. It was the first major terror strike in Pune that dented its tag of being a peaceful city. On February 13, 2010, a deadly...
  • One more IM operative arrested in Bihar 06-12-2011 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have picked up Idian Mujahideen (IM) operative Aftab alias Farooq alias Roshan from Purnia in Bihar. With this, a total of seven IM operatives, along with Farooq, have been arrested so far. Acting on a tip off by Intelligence Bureau (IB), a special branch team...
  • Six IM operatives sent to 10-day police custody 05-12-2011 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday remanded six suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives allegedly involved in various blasts across India in police custody for 10 days. Officials of the special cell of the Delhi Police on November 30 arrested the six alleged terrorists from Delhi, Bihar and Chennai and recovered...
  • Delhi: 6 Indian Mujahideen operatives arrested 30-11-2011 08:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted the Indian Mujahideen module believed to be behind the three biggest terror attacks in the last two years. Officials of the special cell of the Delhi police have arrested 6 alleged terrorists of the group from Delhi, Bihar and...
  • Chidambaram claims Kishenji encounter not fake 30-11-2011 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday backed West Bengal government's claim the Maoist leader Kishenji was killed in a gunfight and not in a fake encounter. Chidambaram, while addressing a press conference in New Delhi, said that the November 24 police encounter in which Kishenji was killed was...
  • 6 arrested for Pune blast, Jama Masjid attack 30-11-2011 10:29 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has arrested six suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives in connection with crucial terror cases in the country, according to sources. The Delhi Police sources claim to have solved the Jama Masjid blast case, the Pune German Bakery blast case and Chinnaswamy stadium terror attack case. Sources...
  • Pune blast: a year on, still no compensation 13-02-2011 07:00 AM

    Mumbai: Gokul Nepali was barely 19 and just three months into his marriage when he was killed in the German bakery bomb blast. Now, a year later his family based in Nepal is still awaiting justice. While the centre has released the compensation amount of two lakh rupees, they are...
  • ATS chief, deputy contest over Pune blast arrest 18-09-2010 05:50 PM

    Mumbai: The arrest of German Bakery blast mastermind Mirza Himayat Baig has sparked a blame game between the Mumbai Anti-Terror Squad chief and his deputy. After the arrest of Baig, ATS chief Rakesh Maria had said, "We have made the first arrest. Himayat Baig was arrested from Camp Road in...
  • Blame game in ATS over arrest of bakery blast mastermind 18-09-2010 11:20 AM

    The Anti-Terror Squad is passing through a phase of blame game between its chief and the deputy inspector general over the arrest of German bakery blast mastermind Mirza Himayat Baig. ...
  • Cops differ over Pune blast accused's role 16-09-2010 10:32 PM

    Mumbai: In an embarrassing development for the Maharashtra government, top officials of the state police on Thursday appeared to differ over the role of Mirza Himayat Baig, nabbed in connection with the Feb 13 German Bakery blast in Pune. Pune-based Deputy Inspector General of Police Ravindra Kadam Thursday told mediapersons...
  • German Bakery blast: Police arrest LeT operatives 08-09-2010 10:17 PM

    With the arrest of 2 LeT operatives, the Maharashtra ATS claims it has cracked the German Bakery blast case. ...
  • Two arrested in Pune German Bakery blast case 08-09-2010 12:52 PM

    Pune: Two people have been arrested from Marathawada region of Maharashtra in connection with Pune's German Bakery blast by the Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS). One of the accused was arrested from Aurangabad and has been identified as Himayat Baig. Baig is reportedly also wanted in case related to the Students...
  • Bhatkal town tainted by terror links 27-05-2010 10:17 PM

    The vibrant hub for imported goods from the gulf, also called 'Mini Dubai', is now infamous. ...