Mumbai Attack

  • Pakistani court adjourns Mumbai attacks case till March 19 12-03-2014 06:19 PM

    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...
  • 26/11 mastermind offers scholarship to suspended Kashmiri students 07-03-2014 08:46 AM

    Islamabad/Srinagar: A day after a cornered Uttar Pradesh government withdrew sedition charges against 67 Kashmiri students for cheering for Pakistan during the India-Pakistan Asia Cup match, Pakistan has not lost an opportunity to comment on India's affairs. Lashkar-e-Toiba founder and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed, who was the 26/11 Mumbai attacks...
  • PM's wish to visit his birth place in Pakistan may not materialise 03-03-2014 06:14 PM

    Manmohan Singh's long-cherished wish to visit his birth place in Pakistan's Punjab province, where he was born over 81 years ago, may not be fulfilled before the end of his prime ministerial tenure. Asked whether Singh will be able to squeeze in a trip to Pakistan before the upcoming Lok...
  • Pakistan assures India of an early outcome in 26/11 trial 20-02-2014 06:44 PM

    Pakistan on Thursday assured India that it is moving expeditiously with the trial of seven persons accused of involvement in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks and an outcome is expected in a "couple of months". The assurance came during a 30-minute meeting between External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and Sartaj...
  • I do not endorse Hafiz Saeed's views, says Imran Khan 07-12-2013 08:53 PM

    Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan said that everyone in Pakistan wanted the 26/11 Mumbai arttack perpetrators to be brought to justice. He also said he does not endorse the views of Hafiz Saeed, one of the key suspects. Imran was speaking at the Hindustan Times Summit. ...
  • The Siege takes the reader into the heart of the 26/11 attack 03-12-2013 11:55 AM

    There is always the aftermath to everything. The omnipresent later. The events that unfolded and the ones that also happened in their wake. When these seemingly terrifying events happen closer to home or rather at home, then things look different. Everything takes on a different appearance post the tragedy, so...
  • Pakistan postpones hearing on 26/11 case to December 4 27-11-2013 08:45 PM

    Islamabad: The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case in Pakistan against seven accused, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, was on Wednesday postponed to December 4 after the prosecution team failed to turn up. A witness was scheduled to be cross-examined on Wednesday. "The hearing was postponed after the...
  • 26/11 attacks: Dissatisfied with pace of trial in Pak, says Khurshid 26-11-2013 11:06 PM

    New Delhi: Even five years after the Mumbai attacks, the case in Pakistan is being dragged on without any result. External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has said that while he was dissatisfied with the pace of the trial, the new government in Pakistan has given assurances that trial will be...
  • 26/11: I miss Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan every second of my life, says father 26-11-2013 03:45 PM

    Slain Indian Army officer Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's father K Unnikrishnan has said that there is no single second when he doesn't miss his son. ...
  • 26/11: Nurse Sandra, who saved baby Moshe recounts horror 26-11-2013 10:29 AM

    Nurse Sandra rescued Baby Moshe when terror struck Nariman House on November 26, 2008. ...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: 5 years on, trial in Pakistan has barely moved 26-11-2013 09:53 AM

    New Delhi: Five years after the deadly 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, the trial in Pakistan has been a no-go as it has barely moved. Hafiz Saeed is the man India believes planned the Mumbai 26/11 attacks. Yet five years later, Pakistan is no closer to even looking at the case...
  • 26/11 attacks: Mumbai Police, Maharashtra CM pay homage to martyrs 26-11-2013 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: It has been five years since the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, the most daring terror attack ever to have taken place on the Indian soil. The Mumbai Police held a memorial service at the Gymkhana on Tuesday morning. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and top Maharashtra police officers were...
  • Five years after 26/11 attacks, coastal security remains vulnerable 26-11-2013 08:40 AM

    Mumbai: It has been five years since the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, the most daring terror attack ever to have taken place on the Indian soil. But even today the Indian coastline remains vulnerable to threats as recommendations to bolster security still remain on paper. Five years ago on November...
  • 26/11 attacks: 'The Siege' making false claims, says Balachandran 24-11-2013 12:19 PM

    A member of 26/11 Ram Pradhan Panel V Balachandran has accused the authors of the recently released book, 'The Siege' of making false claims. He said the book on the 26/11 attacks falsely attributes intelligence alerts to CIA sources. He said it was administrative decision to remove cops from Taj...
  • Pakistan moving to logical end on 26/11 Mumbai attacks, says Bashir 24-11-2013 11:52 AM

    New Delhi: The outgoing High Commissioner of Pakistan to India Salman Bashir has dismissed India's apprehension that Pakistan is conducting a sham of a trial of those accused for the 26/11 Mumbai attacks. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate ahead of the fifth anniversary of the attacks, he...
  • Jundal wanted to take part in 26/11 attack: Mumbai police 20-11-2013 10:14 PM

    Mumbai: Alleged Laskkar-e-Toiba operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari, alias Abu Jundal, wanted to take part in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack by landing in the city along with others, according to his confession. Jundal, as per Mumbai police, was one of the key conspirators. LeT `commander' Zaki-Ur-Rehman Lakhvi stopped him from...
  • Defence Ministry rejects Gen VK Singh's plea on secret unit 15-11-2013 06:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has rejected former Army Chief Gen VK Singh's plea to get a copy of an Army report on the activities of the controversial Technical Support Division (TSD), set up during his tenure. "In so far as your request for supply of a copy of the...
  • 26/11: The Inside Story - How Ajmal Kasab was recruited 12-11-2013 11:38 AM

    An excerpt from The Siege: The Attack on the Taj by Adrian Levy and Cathy Scott-Clark, 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...
  • Pakistani mole in Indian agencies helped 26/11 attackers 08-11-2013 07:16 PM

    A Pakistani mole in the Indian security agencies code named 'Honey Bee' had helped his ISI handlers in identifying the landing site for 26/11 terrorists in Mumbai, claims a book by two British journalists. The information on Badhwar Park, the landing site, was shared by ISI operatives with Pakistani-American Lashkar...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attack: Five key documents handed over to Pakistan 27-10-2013 03:23 PM

    India handed over to Pakistan five key documents running into nearly 600 pages for use in the 26/11 case in that country to proceed against seven key accused, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. The documents include the true copy of the Supreme Court judgement of the Mumbai attack case,...
  • Pakistan has evidence that 26/11 attack was planned there: India 26-10-2013 03:03 PM

    India on Saturday said it was incumbent on Pakistan to present the evidence in 26/11 terror attacks as the planning, training of the terrorists responsible for the strikes and also the financing was done in that country. Reacting to Pakistan Foreign Office statement that it requires more evidence in Mumbai...
  • We won't rest until culprits of Mumbai attack are punished, says RPN Singh 26-10-2013 12:45 AM

    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...
  • 3 close aides of LeT operative Tunda remanded in judicial custody 30-09-2013 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: LeT bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda's three close aides, who had allegedly helped in infiltration of Pakistani and Bangladeshi terrorists into India in 1997 to carry out terror strikes, were remanded in judicial custody till October 14 by a Delhi court on Monday. Allauddin, Mohd Basiruddin and Mohd...
  • Nawaz Sharif assures action on 26/11 Mumbai attacks 30-09-2013 12:14 AM

    New York:Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday assured India of "action" on the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case in the wake of a Pakistani judicial commission having visited India. In his talks with his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, Sharif...
  • Nairobi to Peshawar: Is this the new chilling face of 26/11 like global terror? 23-09-2013 11:11 PM

    The terror attack in Nairobi is still on with ten people still being held as hostage. 69 people have died so far in the attack and the fear of an increase in the death tolls persists while at least 60 died in Pakistan after two suicide bombers on Sunday morning...
  • Prevailing environment not conducive for talks with Pakistan: Rajnath Singh 23-09-2013 05:33 PM

    Chandigarh:Opposing ongoing moves to resume dialogue with Pakistan, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh on Monday said the prevailing environment was not conducive for talks. His statement came a couple of days before Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's scheduled visit to New York to attend the UN General Assembly. The...
  • Pakistan police recovers body of killer of Mumbai 26/11 attack prosecutor 18-09-2013 01:11 PM

    Pakistan police have recovered a corpse of a man from a house in Islamabad, and believes it belongs to the killer of Mumbai attack case public prosecutor, according to a media report. The recent raid on the house of the relatives of Kashmiri separatist leader Asiya Andrabi was distantly linked...
  • Mumbai attack: Pakistani Judicial Commission's visit delayed till Sep 11 03-09-2013 09:14 PM

    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...
  • Mumbai: Man attacks woman with a sharp weapon at a suburban station 27-08-2013 10:13 AM

    Mumbai: In yet another case of crime against women in Mumbai, a 28-year-old was allegedly attacked at a suburban station by an unknown man using a sharp weapon. She was boarding a north-bound local train when she was attacked. The woman has been admitted to a hospital in Nalasopara, where...
  • Tunda says Lakhvi scuttled his chances in LeT 25-08-2013 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: Arrested terrorist Abdul Karim Tunda told his interrogators that he holds a grudge against Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi for scuttling his chances of reaching the top position in the outfit despite being the "architect" of its pan-India structure, which was earlier confined to Kashmir. Senior Delhi police officials...