Kasab

  • LeT making recruits learn from Kasab's mistakes July 6, 2014

    Srinagar/New Delhi: A special "Kasab class" is part of Pakistanbased terror group LashkareTaiba (LeT)'s training module for its new recruits during which they are told about the mistakes committed by Ajmal Kasab during the deadly Mumbai terror attack. This emerged during interrogation of LeT terrorist Mohd Naveed Jutt alias Abu Hanzala,...
  • 26/11 attacks: Trial in Pakistan adjourned till June 25 June 19, 2014

    Lahore: An antiterrorism court in Pakistan trying the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case has adjourned the hearing till June 25 after prosecution lawyers failed to turn up. In the last hearing on June 11, two witnesses had recorded their statements. Earlier too, the prosecution lawyers had not appeared...
  • Ajmal Kasab whom I taught is alive: Pak school teacher May 7, 2014

    Lahore: A teacher, who allegedly taught the 2008 Mumbai attack convict Ajmal Kasab, on Wednesday told a Pakistani court that the Ajmal he knew is alive and was not the one hanged in India. "I taught Ajmal but he was not the one hanged in India in connection with the Mumbai...
  • Pakistani court adjourns Mumbai attacks case till March 19 March 12, 2014

    The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial against seven Pakistani suspects was on Wednesday adjourned till next week after the judge did not turn up, citing "security concerns". In the wake of a recent attack on a district court in Islamabad, the trial judge in the case did not...
  • Mumbai: Court issues nonbailable warrant against 12 more accused in 26/11 case January 15, 2014

    A local court on Wednesday issued a nonbailable warrant (NBW) against 12 more accused in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case. The court trying the case of LashkareTaiba operative and 26/11 key handler Abu Jundal issued nonbailable warrant (NBW) against 12 more accused, Special Ujjwal Nikam told media persons in Mumbai. All...
  • Briton injured during 26/11 attacks wins right to sue Taj hotel December 20, 2013

    London: A 33yearold British man paralysed during the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks on Thursday won his claim to sue the Tata Group, the owners of the iconic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, in a British court. The Indian Hotels Company Limited, a Tata Group firm, had argued that Will Pike's negligence claim...
  • 26/11 terror attack suspects' lawyer claims evidence is 'sham' November 25, 2013

    Ahead of the fifth anniversary of the attacks on Mumbai by LeT terrorists, the new lawyer of the seven Pakistani suspects charged with involvement in the incident on Monday claimed the evidence provided by India was a "sham". "The dossiers provided by India is information and not evidence as needed by...
  • 26/11: The Inside Story How Ajmal Kasab was recruited November 13, 2013

    An excerpt from The Siege: The Attack on the Taj by Adrian Levy and Cathy ScottClark, offering an inside view of what really happened on the night of 26/11, and what went into the conspiracy. May 2008 Pakistan A party of Lashkar trainee fighters bumped along in a hand painted...
  • David Headley 'bragged' about Mumbai attacks in emails, claims a book October 26, 2013

    A Danish journalist says barely a week after the Nov 26, 2008 terrorist strikes on Mumbai, David Coleman Headley, their most highprofile Chicago plotter, was "bragging" about them in an email forum. What seems remarkable about Karre Sorenson's finding is the extent of Headley's involvement in the planning of the...
  • We won't rest until culprits of Mumbai attack are punished, says RPN Singh October 26, 2013

    Union Minister of State for Home RPN Singh, on Friday, said that the country would not rest until all those involved in the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai are brought to be booked and punished. "We have been consistently demanding that Pakistan should handover culprits involved in the Mumbai terror attack...
  • 26/11 terror attack: Deposition of Indian witnesses before Pakistan panel begins September 24, 2013

    The deposition of Indian witnesses in the 26/11 terror attack case began in Mumbai on Tuesday before an eightmember Pakistani Judicial Commission amid tight security arrangements. The Commission members arrived at 11 am at a magistrate court to crossexamine witnesses of the Mumbai attack, in connection with prosecution of seven suspects...
  • Pakistani judicial panel to cross examine 26/11 witness on Sept 24 September 20, 2013

    An 8-member Pakistani judicial commission will cross examine the witnesses in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case on September 24 to carry forward the lingering trial in the case in that country. The evidence will be recorded by Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate P Y Ladekar, official sources told PTI on Friday. The...
  • Pak judicial panel to cross examine 26/11 witnesses on September 24 September 20, 2013

    An 8-member Pakistani judicial commission will cross examine the witnesses in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case on September 24 to carry forward the lingering trial in the case in that country. The evidence will be recorded by Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate P Y Ladekar, official sources told PTI on Friday....
  • 26/11 Mumbai attack: Pakistan commission to visit India on Sept 21 September 17, 2013

    An eight-member Pakistani judicial commission will leave for India Sep 21 to cross-examine the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack witnesses. The commission was earlier scheduled to leave for India on September 11 but the visit was postponed due to the 10-day Ganesh festival, Geo News reported Tuesday. The commission members will proceed to...
  • Shinde proposes to host Pak judicial commission after Sept 19 September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: India has proposed to host a Pakistani judicial commission, which will cross-examine key witnesses in the Mumbai terror attacks case, after September 19, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Wednesday. Shinde said due to the ongoing 'Ganesh Chaturthi', which is the biggest festival in Maharashtra, India has requested Pakistan...
  • Mumbai attack: Pakistani Judicial Commission's visit delayed till Sep 11 September 3, 2013

    The visit of an eight-member Pakistani Judicial Commission to India to cross-examine witnesses of the Mumbai terror attacks has been delayed by four days due to "non availability of flight". "We were supposed to leave on September 7 but the PIA flight on that day has been cancelled. Hence, we would...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: Pakistan court adjourns hearing till Wednesday September 3, 2013

    The hearing in the Mumbai attack case was on Tuesday adjourned till Wednesday after the prosecution said the Law Ministry is yet to issue gazette notification about departure of Judicial Commission to India on September 7. During the hearing at the Anti Terrorism Court in Islamabad, Special Prosecutor M Azar Chaudhry...
  • Pakistani team to question 26/11 Mumbai terror attack witnesses September 1, 2013

    Islamabad: A Pakistani eight-member delegation will visit India next week to cross-examine the witnesses in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, a media report said on Sunday. The delegation will comprise Pakistani prosecution and defence lawyers, the Dawn newspaper reported citing a Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) prosecutor. Mohammad Azhar Chaudhry, FIA's special prosecutor, said...
  • Fearing attack, Kamduni gangrape-cum-murder accused demands security like Kasab August 23, 2013

    The accused in the Kamduni gangrape and murder of a 20-year-old college girl prayed for protection on Friday, expressing apprehension that they might be subjected to bodily harm in custody. The accused, who were produced before the court of Sanchari Sarkar, Additional Sessions Judge II at Bankshall Court in Kolkata, prayed...
  • India urged not to hang bombing mastermind Devinder Pal Bhullar August 23, 2013

    India must not go ahead with the imminent execution of a professor convicted of charges related to bombing the All Indian Youth Congress in 1993, the International Commission of Jurists said on Thursday. Devinder Pal Bhullar, a German-based Sikh, was sentenced to death in 2001 for masterminding the bombing, which killed...
  • Mumbai terror attack: Pak ready to send 26/11 judicial panel to India next month August 22, 2013

    Pakistan is ready to send for the second time a judicial commission to India next month to cross examine the witnesses of Mumbai terror attack to take the case forward in Rawalpindi court. Islamabad has conveyed to New Delhi that the Pakistani judicial commission is ready to come early September for...
  • Aadesh: A film on the lawyer who secured Kasab's death penalty May 12, 2013

    Panaji: Director Svaddan Angrre is bringing to the silver screen the story of Ujjwal Nikam, the tenacious, poetryquoting lawyer who secured the death penalty for Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab for the 26/11 Mumbai attack. He says the Marathi biopic will reveal some unknown facts about the legal eagle. Nikam, from...
  • India rules out internationalising Sarabjit Singh's death May 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday ruled out internationalising Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's death following the brutal assault in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail even as 215 fishermen and 55 other Indian nationals continue to languish in Pakistani prisons as of January 1, 2013. MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin...
  • Indians are tortured brutally in Pakistani jails: Exprisoners April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh continues to be in a coma after being attacked by fellow inmates in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail. Other Indians who have been jailed in Pakistan say that attacks on Indian inmates are very common inside the Kot Lakhpat Jail and other prisons...
  • Sarabjit Singh critical; family to leave for Lahore on Sunday April 27, 2013

    Amritsar: Indian prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh continues to be in a coma after being attacked by fellow inmates in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail. His family will be leaving for Pakistan on Sunday even as authorities there have suspended two jail officials. Sarabjit's sister Dalbir Kaur on Saturday had said...
  • Don't put me in Kasab's cell, Jundal prays to HC April 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Abu Jundal, an alleged operative of terrorist outfit LashkareTaiba and a key handler during the 26/11 terror attacks, has approached Bombay High Court seeking that he should not be kept in solitary confinement in the same cell where Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab once stayed. Jundal has been lodged in...
  • Court rejects Jundal's plea for shifting from Kasab's barrack March 18, 2013

    Mumbai: LeT operative and key 26/11 attacks handler Abu Jundal's plea that he must not be kept in the barrack where hanged terrorist Ajmal Kasab was kept was on Monday rejected by a local court. "The court rejected the application in which we had sought that he should not be...
  • 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...
  • Abu Jundal says he is 'hallucinating' about Kasab March 6, 2013

    Mumbai: The special MCOCA court on Tuesday directed Arthur Road jail to file a report on the medical condition of key 26/11 handler Abu Jundal on his plea that he was 'hallucinating' about hanged terrorist Ajmal Kasab. "Jundal had filed an application in the court saying he was mentally disturbed...
  • Attacks of 26/11: Sanjeev Jaiswal is a believable Kasab March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Sanjeev Jaiswal, who has been featured as Ajmal Amir Kasab in Ram Gopal Varma's latest film based on the Mumbai terror attacks of 2008, has striking similarities with Kasab. The world saw the CCTV grabs of Kasab creating havoc on the roads of Mumbai. The calmness with which...