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  • IM cofounder Sadiq Sheikh declared hostile witness April 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Defence advocates on Friday declared alleged Indian Mujahideen (IM) cofounder Sadiq Sheikh a hostile witness in the 2006 train blast case. Sadiq, deposing in the court as a defence witness in the 2006 train bombing case, retracted his confessional statement given before a magistrate. "We declared him hostile because...
  • 7/11 Mumbai blasts: Accused to examine IM cofounder March 31, 2013

    Mumbai: A special MCOCA court on Saturday allowed the accused in July 2006 suburban train blasts case to examine Indian Mujhahideen (IM) cofounder Sadiq Israr Sheikh and two others as defence witnesses, ignoring opposition by the AntiTerrorism Squad. The defence had filed an application in the Maharashtra Control of Organised...