Jaish E Mohammed

  • 13/7 accused met Osama in 2001: ATS sources February 7, 2012

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Anti Terror Squad (ATS) sources on Tuesday said that July 13, 2011 Mumbai serial blast accused and Indian Mujahideen member Haroon Naik met slain terrorist Osama bin Laden in August 2001 in Bahawalpur, Pakistan. "Naik was part a group of operatives who were addressed by Osama in Bhawalpur," said...
  • Threat to offshore rigs: another 26/11 planned? June 21, 2011

    New Delhi: The Intelligence Bureau has warned of a new terror plot -- to turn ships into deadly bombs, but no lessons appear to have been learnt from the Mumbai attacks. Vital off shore installations are under threat as Intelligence agencies had intercepted a specific threat just days after the audacious...
  • Delhi court gives life term to 5 JeM terrorists January 6, 2011

    New Delhi: Terming five Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists "merchants of death and destruction", a Delhi court on Thursday sentenced them to life imprisonment for indulging in terrorist activities and waging war against the country. While sentencing convicts Noor Mohammad Tantre, Pervaiz Ahmed Mir, Faroz Ahmed Bhat and brothers Atiq-uz-Zama and Raees-uz-Zama, arrested...
  • Pak's ISI has lost control over terror groups: US October 13, 2009

    Washington: Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) spy agency may "have lost enormous control over" some terror outfits that it backed "to gain leverage in Pakistan's efforts to wrest Kashmir away from India", the Washington Times said on Monday. Although US drone attacks in the tribal belt in Pakistan's northwest have been increasingly...
  • One JeM militant killed in J-K encounter | Watch April 13, 2009

    The encounter is on for more than 12 hours now. ...
  • Watch: JeM militant killed in Pulwama gunbattle April 13, 2009

    An Army captain was also injured in the gunbattle. ...
  • India claims Pak soldier held, Pak army denies December 24, 2008

    Srinagar: Police said on Tuesday that they arrested three militants, one of them a Pakistani soldier, for allegedly planning a suicide attack in Kashmir. Pakistan's army, however, denied the arrested man was a serving soldier. The arrests came as India deployed thousands of troops in Srinagar, a day before a...
  • Bikini killer Sobhraj 'knew' of Mumbai attack plan in 1996 December 10, 2008

    Kathmandu: Jaish-e-Mohammed founder Masood Azhar had disclosed his plans to attack Mumbai, the Indian parliament and power plants 12 years ago to a fellow prisoner in Delhi's Tihar Jail: international criminal Charles Sobhraj who says he was later asked by India to negotiate with Azhar during the Kandahar hijack. The unusual...
  • Pak won't hand over wanted men, will send probe team December 9, 2008

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday turned down India's demand to hand over three wanted terrorists and criminals, including Dawood Ibrahim, but offered to send a high-level delegation to New Delhi to carry forward the probe into the Mumbai attacks which were being linked to Pakistani elements. Pakistan's response, handed over by Foreign...
  • 'JeM and LeT are part of al-Qaeda's terrorist network' February 11, 2008

    New Delhi: The National Security Advisor, MK Narayanan has said that the Jaish-e-Mohammed and Lashkar-e-Toiba are part of al-Qaeda's terrorist network. Speaking at a security conference in Munich, MK Narayanan said "Al-Qaeda's elite terrorist network such as the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and Islamic Jehad Group, the Lashkar-e-Toiba, Jaish-e-Mohammed represent an...
  • UP blasts whodunit: Investigations on, sleuths puzzled November 24, 2007

    New Delhi: On Friday, terror struck Uttar Pradesh for the fourth time in the last two years when militants triggered near-simultaneous blasts in court premises in the cities of Varanasi, Faizabad and Lucknow, killing at least 13 and injuring over 59 others. The blasts have left the state’s police desperately...
  • Kandahar hijack planner behind Rahul kidnap plot? November 19, 2007

    New Delhi: The three arrested Jaish-e-Mohammad militants, who had planned to abduct Congress MP Rahul Gandhi, have made some startling revelations. The three suspects, identified as Mohammad Abid alias Faate, Usuf alias Faisal and Mirza Rashid Baig, say the chief planner of the 1999 Kandahar hijack, Ibrahim Athar was behind this...
  • Rahul kidnap plan: Massive hunt on to nab the accused November 17, 2007

    A massive hunt has been launched for Osaka, whose name has come up in the Rahul Gandhi kidnap plan. Investing agencies maintain that Osaka could be a fictitious man. CNN-IBN correspondent Shivpujan Jha has more on the mysterious man called Okasa. ...
  • London plot contact settled in Pak August 18, 2006

    Washington: Pakistan has confirmed that the main figure arrested in the London bombing plot, Rashid Rauf, had settled in Bahawalpur, a southern Punjab town that is home to banned organisation Jaish-e-Mohammed, the New York Times reported. While Pakistani officials said he used to be at least an active member of the...