Tahawwur Hussain Rana

  • US Secretary John Kerry to hold talks with Salman Khurshid 24-06-2013 09:17 AM

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry is in New Delhi for his first strategic dialogue with India after taking office. He is expected to co-chair a strategic dialogue with External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday on various issues including India's relations with Pakistan. Kerry will also push...
  • 26/11 attacks: India may get access to Headley, Rana 29-05-2013 07:46 PM

    New Delhi: India may get access for the second time to Mumbai attack terrorist David Headley and his accomplice Tahawwur Hussain Rana, currently in the custody of the United States, for questioning. The positive indication was given by Washington to New Delhi during a recent bilateral meeting held in America....
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: India to press for access to Headley's wife 16-05-2013 08:00 PM

    New Delhi: India is likely to press for access to Tahawwur Hussain Rana, and wife and two girlfriends of Mumbai attack terrorist David Headley during Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's visit to the United States next week. Government sources said though India got access to Headley, who carried out a...
  • US releases David Headley interrogation tapes 20-10-2011 09:22 AM

    Chicago: A US court on Wednesday allowed the media outlets access to parts of the video tapes, which were played during the trial of LeT operative David Headley's childhood friend and 26/11 attacks co-accused Tahawwur Rana. US District court Judge Harry D Leinenweber ruled that only portions of the tape...
  • US gives India documents on Rana: Sources 08-08-2011 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: India has received some documents from the United States of America on Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who is accused of being a part of the November 26, 2008 Mumbai terror attack. The documents include several papers and are part of the evidence collected by US authorities and presented in...
  • 'Rana wasn't aware of Headley's terror acts' 26-07-2011 10:48 AM

    Chicago: Tahawwur Hussain Rana was unaware of the terror activities of Mumbai-attack accused David Headley and had provided cover and funds to him unknowingly, a recently unsealed document reveal. The documents which were ordered to be unsealed by Judge Harry Leinenweber on July 19 at the request of Chicago Tribune...
  • Rana asks for another hearing in his case 26-07-2011 08:39 AM

    Chicago: Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who has been recently convicted on two counts of providing support to terrorism in the Denmark plot and to LeT with co-accused David Coleman Headley, has asked the judge to conduct another hearing in his case. Rana, through his attorney Patrick W Blegen, has requested Judge...
  • India to raise ISI's 26/11 links with Pakistan 13-06-2011 02:39 PM

    New Delhi: India will raise the issue of nexus between Pakistan's ISI and the perpetrators of 26/11 attacks during the forthcoming talks between the foreign secretaries of the two countries. External Affairs Minister SM Krishna, however, ruled out India's intervention in Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana's case, saying, "We cannot interfere in...
  • 26/11: Rana acquitted, held guilty on 2 charges 10-06-2011 09:28 PM

    New Delhi: Canadian Pakistani businessman Tahawwur Hussain Rana was found guilty of providing material support to the Lashkar-e-Toiba's attack on Mumbai in 2008. But the 12-member jury acquitted him of the more serious charge of direct involvement in the conspiracy leading to the Mumbai attacks. Rana's Lawyer Charles Swift said,...
  • Deal with Headley worth it, says US Attorney 10-06-2011 02:05 PM

    Chicago: Justifying a controversial plea bargain deal cut with the Mumbai attacks accused David Headley that spared him from death penalty and extradition to India, a top US attorney on Friday said that not doing the pact would have been a "terrible mistake". "I am convinced that we would have...
  • Chronology: Tahawwur Hussain Rana's trial in US 10-06-2011 12:49 PM

    Chicago: Following is the chronology of major events relating to the arrest and hearing of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana in the Mumbai attacks case: October 18, 2009: FBI arrests 48-year-old Tahawwur Rana, a resident of Chicago and an accomplice of Mumbai attacks accused David Headley. October 27, 2009: FBI files...
  • US court holds Rana guilty for helping LeT 10-06-2011 11:44 AM

    Rana faces up to 30 years in prison for helping LeT and helping an aborted strike on a Danish newspaper. ...
  • Headley's version ignored by court: Ujjwal Nikam 10-06-2011 10:41 AM

    Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam, reacting on Rana's verdict, questioned as to why Headley's version was not accepted. ...
  • 26/11: India says Rana verdict not a setback 10-06-2011 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: Union Home Ministry on Friday said that Tahawwur Hussain Rana's acquittal of the Mumbai terror attack conspiracy charge by a Chicago court in the US is not a setback for India. The National Investigative Agency (NIA) will try Rana and David Coleman Headley, who turned approver and escaped...
  • Rana in a state of shock, says his attorney 10-06-2011 08:25 AM

    Chicago: Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana and his family are in a "state of shock" after the jury found him guilty on two counts of terrorism related charges that could possibly result in a maximum imprisonment of 30 years. "I think, he is in shock," Charles Swift, Rana's attorney, told reporters...
  • 'Will appeal as there was error in Rana's trial' 10-06-2011 07:54 AM

    Chicago: Attorneys of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who was convicted on Friday by a US court for providing material support to LeT and helping a terror plot in Denmark, said they would appeal against the verdict as there was an error in the trial. Rana's attorney Patrick Blegan said he...
  • Rana: From a doctor to a terror convict 10-06-2011 07:51 AM

    Chicago: Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who was found guilty of helping Pakistan-based terror group LeT by a US court, is a military doctor-turned businessman, who opened a visa facilitation office in Mumbai for the LeT operation. 50-year-old Rana's case had turned him into a newsmaker as his trial was closely watched...
  • 26/11: US court holds Rana not guilty 10-06-2011 03:50 AM

    Chicago: Chicago businessman Tahawwur Hussain Rana on Thursday was found not guilty on charges that he assisted in carrying out the 26/11 terrorist attacks in Mumbai that killed more than 166 people. However, he was convicted by the jury for his role in a thwarted plot targeting a Danish newspaper...
  • US court defers verdict on 26/11 accused Rana 09-06-2011 07:05 AM

    Chicago: The verdict on 26/11 accused Tahawwur Hussain Rana has been deferred as the Jury of a Chicago court continues deliberations on his fate. The 12-member Jury held deliberations through Wednesday and will continue to do so on Thursday. There are three charges levelled against Rana - helping the 26/11...
  • 26/11: Jury begins deliberations on Rana's fate 08-06-2011 08:21 PM

    Chicago: The 12-member jury of a federal court in Chicago on Wednesday held close-door deliberations against Tahawwur Rana, who is charged with involvement in the Mumbai terror attacks and providing material support to Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba. After two-hours of intensive confabulations, the jury posed two questions to the defence...
  • NIA to charge Headley, Rana in 26/11 case 08-06-2011 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will charge David Coleman Headley and Tahawwur Hussain Rana in the November 26, 2008 Mumbai terror attacks if Rana is convicted by a Chicago court in the USA on Wednesday. The Central Government is almost certain that Rana would be convicted in the...
  • Rana trial wraps up, jury set to deliver verdict 08-06-2011 10:16 AM

    Chicago: The prosecution and the defence presented their final arguments for and against Tahawwur Rana's culpability in 26/11 attacks, with the former pleading for justice to the Mumbai victims and the latter portraying the Pakistani-Canadian as a man duped by conman David Headley. A federal jury hearing the case is...
  • Rana does not testify at his trial 08-06-2011 09:11 AM

    Chicago: While the prosecution and defence presented closing arguments in the 26/11 trial of Tahawwur Hussain Rana, the Pakistani-Canadian doctor chose to remain silent and did not take to the stand. Rana, a co-accused with David Coleman Headley in the Mumbai terror attacks, did not testify at his trial, as...
  • Don't let Headley fool you: Rana's attorney 08-06-2011 07:11 AM

    Washington: Trying to portray 26/11 terror suspect David Coleman Headley as a conman who fooled everyone in the world including the FBI, Tahawwur Hussein Rana's attorney urged the 12-member jury of a Chicago federal court not to fall into his trap again and get fool by him. "Headley fooled everyone....
  • Raw video: Rana's interrogation in US 07-06-2011 11:55 AM

    The US has released first videos of 26/11 co-conspirator Tahawwur Hussain Rana's interrogation after his arrest in October 2009. ...
  • My husband wouldn't attack India: Rana's wife 07-06-2011 11:45 AM

    Chicago: Samraz, the wife of Mumbai attacks co-accused Tahawwur Rana, said on Tuesday that India was her second home and there was no reason her husband would have planned to attack that country. Refuting LeT operative David Headley's claims that Rana was very close to him and had helped him...
  • Rana trial to see closing arguments today 07-06-2011 10:19 AM

    Chicago: The defence for Tahawwur Rana, co-accused with David Headly in the 26/11 attacks, rested its case after calling two witnesses but the Pakistani Canadian himself did not testify. At the hearing of the terror trial, the defence said employees at Rana's Immigration offices in New York or Toronto did...
  • 'Headley asked ISI to help Rana get back to Pak' 06-06-2011 09:38 PM

    Chicago: LeT operative David Headley approached ISI to help another co-accused in Mumbai attacks Tahawwur Rana to get back to Pakistan, according to a video recording produced by FBI before a court on Monday. Headley used his personal links to favour Rana, FBI agent Jeffrey Parsons said while deposing before...