Anti Terrorism Squad

  • UP ATS arrests two terrorists planning to attack Varanasi during polls 27-03-2014 08:15 AM

    New Delhi: In what can be a major breakthrough, two alleged fidayeen terrorists have been arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terror Squad in Gorakhpur. They were reportedly on their way to Ayodhya from Gorakhpur. According to the UP ATS, the arrested terrorists are Pakistani nationals. The ATS said that the...
  • Rakesh Maria appointed as new Police Commissioner of Mumbai 16-02-2014 07:41 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Saturday got a new police commissioner. Senior IPS officer Rakesh Maria, who was the head of the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad was appointed as Mumbai Police Commissioner on Saturday. The post became vacant after former police commisisoner Satyapal Singh resigned in January to join the...
  • 2009 fake currency case: NIA court gives life term to six convicts 30-01-2014 01:01 PM

    Mumbai: All six convicts in the fake currency case have been awarded life sentence by a special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court. The six people - Abdul Shaikh, Mohammed Aizul, Ravi Dhiren Gosh Nooruddin Bari, Mohammed Samad and Aizul Shaikh - had been convicted under Section 16 and 18 of...
  • Asaram brought to Ahmedabad, questioned by Gujarat ATS 15-10-2013 08:34 AM

    Ahmedabad: Troubles continue for self-styled godman Asaram who has been produced before a special judge in Gandhinagar on Tuesday in connection with the sexual assault case against him. The police could ask for his remand. Asaram was grilled by the Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in Ahmedabad on Monday. He is...
  • Suspected ISI agent arrested with fake currency notes 26-07-2013 09:01 PM

    Anti-terror squad of Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday arrested a suspected ISI operative and a major supplier of fake currency notes in the state from Kaiserbagh bus stand here, a senior police official said. "ATS arrested Imran Ahmed Teli alias Munna alias Aftab alias Sammer from the bus stand while...
  • 7/11 Mumbai blasts: Call records of 4 accused show they weren't at the spot 27-04-2013 01:18 PM

    Mumbai: There may be embarrassment for the Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad in the 7/11 train serial blasts trial. The phone records of four alleged bombers have shown that they were not at the blast site when the bombs were planted. The ATS had arrested five alleged bomb planters in connection with...
  • Anti-terrorism Squad takes headmaster on transit remand 13-04-2013 12:29 AM

    Pakur: A team of Anti-terrorism Squad (ATS) on Friday took the headmaster of a school in Pakur district on transit remand in connection with a fake currency case that was registered in Gujarat five years ago. Mohammad Zaheer-ud-din Ansari, the headmaster of Hitesh Nagar Upgraded Middle School in the district,...
  • IM prime suspect in Mumbai serial blasts 14-07-2011 09:06 PM

    Mumbai: A day after three blasts rocked Mumbai killing 17 and injuring 133 people, it is still unclear who was behind the blasts. Home Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday made it clear that all militant groups targetting India are on the list of suspects. There are first signs of an...
  • Mumbai blasts: Indian Mujahideen suspected 14-07-2011 07:20 AM

    New Delhi: Three blast rocked the city of Mumbai on Wednesday leaving the country in a state of panic. On the investigation front, the Maharashtra Anti-terrorism Squad and the Mumbai Police have formed teams to investigate the serial blasts. In a late-night high-level meeting of senior police officials, details of...
  • Blame game in ATS over arrest of bakery blast mastermind 18-09-2010 11:20 AM

    The Anti-Terror Squad is passing through a phase of blame game between its chief and the deputy inspector general over the arrest of German bakery blast mastermind Mirza Himayat Baig. ...
  • ATS arrests two men for planting bomb in Thane theater 18-06-2008 02:04 AM

    New Delhi: A fit-again Ishant Sharma will return to action with the two Tests against New Zealand, hoping a good show paves way for his selection in the shorter formats of the game. Ishant last played a Test match in January against Australia in Adelaide after which he underwent a...