DAVID COLEMAN HEADLEY

  • 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...
  • Perfect Terrorist: Find out what US knew about David Coleman Headley January 27, 2013

    David Coleman Headley, who was an American raised and terror trained in Pakistan, was the dream come true for terror outfits. Suspected to be an American double agent, Headley was the major force behind 26/11 Mumbai attacks. Find out what the US knew about the perfect terrorist. ...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: India's blunders on David Headley January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: David Coleman Headley, one of the conspirators of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, was sentenced on Thursday to 35 years in prison. Headley, 52, whose meticulous scouting missions facilitated the assault by 10 gunmen from a Pakistanibased militant group, which killed 160 people including children. This came even...
  • Want death sentence for David Headley: Home Secretary RK Singh January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: After External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said India would have given 26/11 convict David Coleman Headley a longer term in jail, Home Secretary RK Singh has now said that Headley should be given death sentence. "We want death sentence for Headley and those who were involved killing of...
  • Headley's sentencing might help yield more information: Exdiplomat January 25, 2013

    Former Indian diplomat KC Singh said that the sentencing of 26/11 convict David Headley may help in yielding more information. "In the Mumbai blast case of 1993, we are still picking up people related to that. There is no time limit to catch a criminal and bring him to justice...
  • US court to sentence David Coleman Headley today January 24, 2013

    Chicago: A court in Chicago will on Thursday sentence PakistaniAmerican LashkareToiba terrorist David Coleman Headley for his role in 2008 Mumbai terror attacks and plot to attack a Danish newspaper. He, however, is likely to avoid life imprisonment. Citing the "significant cooperation" Headley showed in helping the US government in...
  • Disappointed at US refusal to extradite Headley: Khurshid January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday expressed disappointment over the America's refusal to extradite LeT terrorist David Headley even as it vowed to continue to pursue with its demand for bringing him to New Delhi for his role in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid also sent out a...
  • US seeks 30 to 35 years imprisonment for David Headley January 23, 2013

    Washington: In what is being seen as a setback for India, the United States has ruled out the extradition of PakistaniAmerican LashkareTaiba terrorist David Headley who admitted scouting targets for the deadly attacks in Mumbai on November 26, 2008 and later testified against the plotters. The 20page report submitted...
  • Rana to be sentenced for role in 26/11, attack on Danish paper January 17, 2013

    Chicago: A Chicago businessman prosecutors say is a terrorist who supported the group that staged an attack often called India's 9/11 faces decades in prison on January 17 if a federal judge rejects defense arguments that he is a compassionate man who was duped by a friend. Tahawwur...
  • US to seek 30years jail for Mumbai terror suspect January 15, 2013

    Chicago: US federal prosecutors are seeking the maximum 30year sentence for Pakistanborn Tahawwur Rana for providing support to Pakistanbased terror group LashkareTaiba that staged the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. Although Chicago businessman Rana, a boyhood friend of David Coleman Headley, was acquitted of supporting the Mumbai attacks, he was convicted...
  • Rahul Bhatt came out of the Headley quagmire because of his family background: S Hussain Zaidi January 14, 2013

    For most of his childhood, Rahul Bhatt did not know a father's unconditional love a vacuum that the advent of David Coleman Headley filled for a while. David Headley: the dashing, intriguing Pakistani with one brown eye and a green one, a man who could pass himself off as...
  • India seeks statements of 13 associated with Headley June 18, 2012

    New Delhi: India has asked the US to provide statements of 13 people associated with LashkareTaiba terrorist David Headley and his accomplice in Mumbai terror attack case Tahawwur Hussain Rana as they could be potential witnesses. Highly placed government sources said during the third IndoUS strategic dialogue held in Washington last...
  • 26/11: India seeks access to Headley and Rana June 14, 2012

    Washington: India on Wednesday requested the US to provide it access to the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks accused David Coleman Headley and Tahawwur Hussain Rana, visiting External Affairs Minister SM Krishna said. "India's interest in further access to Headley and Rana, in accordance with our legal procedures, for the investigations into...
  • Tried to prevent 26/11, says Headley's exwife April 17, 2012

    Washington: The estranged wife of admitted Pakistani American terrorist David Coleman Headley claims she tried to prevent the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack by going to US authorities abroad, but they did not bother. "So I went to them and I then started saying stuff, I said he's going to bomb everything,...
  • Mumbai: BARC security breached 25 times in 2 years March 28, 2012

    Mumbai: The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), India's premier nuclear facility in Mumbai and also most vulnerable to a possible terror attack was on top of the list of sensitive buildings surveyed and videotaped by 26/11 terror attacks planner David Coleman Headley. Headley surveyed the BARC complex for a possible...
  • 26/11: NIA hearing to continue on Feb 4 January 21, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court adjourned till February 4, the hearing of arguments taking cognizance of the chargesheet filed by National Investigative Agency (NIA) against American LashkareToiba (LeT) operative David Headley and 8 others including JuD chief Hafiz Mohd Saeed and Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi on Saturday. The NIA said that Headley's...
  • 26/11: NIA wants Headley extradited January 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The NIA on Saturday told a Delhi court that it did not recognise the plea bargain reached between David Coleman Headley and the US administration and that India should start the process to extradite the American Lashkar operative as soon as possible. "We don't recognise David Headley's plea bargain...
  • 26/11 attacks: Headley, 8 others chargesheeted December 24, 2011

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a chargesheet against LashkareToiba operative David Coleman Headley and eight others including two ISI officials, in the November 26, 2008 Mumbai terror attack case. The chargesheet has been filed in a special NIA court in Delhi. The Patiala House court...
  • US could have stopped 26/11? November 23, 2011

    Counter terror agencies say US had enough intelligence about a developing terror plot with Mumbai as the target. ...
  • US ignored report against 26/11 plotter Headley November 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Just two days before the third anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks in November 2008, an investigative report by the ProPublica website raises more questions about the USA's relationship with LashkareToiba operative David Coleman Headley. The report is an embarrassment for the USA as the ProPublic report claims...
  • Could Headley's tapes be crucial for India? October 20, 2011

    A Chicago court has allowed media to access interrogation tapes of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack's key accused David Coleman Headley. ...
  • Serious about extraditing Headley: Narayanan September 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Former national security adviser MK Narayanan on Sunday came out in support of the UPA government saying that they were serious about extraditing 26/11 accused David Coleman Headley. He also told CNNIBN that a chargesheet against Headley will be filed soon. Slamming criticism from the Opposition, Narayanan said...
  • 'India wasn't serious about Headley's extradition' September 4, 2011

    New Delhi: New revelations in a US cable released by Wikileaks state that India was never really serious about 26/11 accused David Coleman Headley's extradition. The cable says that in December 2009, former national security adviser MK Narayanan had told the then US ambassador to India Timothy Roemer that New...
  • Rana asks for another hearing in his case July 26, 2011

    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 coaccused David Coleman Headley, has asked the judge to conduct another hearing in his case. Rana, through his attorney Patrick W Blegen, has requested Judge Harry...
  • India to send team to US to gather info about Rana July 19, 2011

    New Delhi: India will soon send a team to the United States to gather more information about the activities of LashkareTaiba operative David Headley and his accomplice Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who are accused of giving material support to 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, and their confessional statements. ...
  • TWTW: Cutoff at Delhi University reaches 100 pc June 19, 2011

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about David Coleman Headley, Wimbledon and other top news. ...
  • 26/11: Rana acquitted, held guilty on 2 charges June 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Canadian Pakistani businessman Tahawwur Hussain Rana was found guilty of providing material support to the LashkareToiba's attack on Mumbai in 2008. But the 12member 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, "You...
  • 26/11: US court holds Rana not guilty June 10, 2011

    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 that...
  • 26/11: Jury begins deliberations on Rana's fate June 8, 2011

    Chicago: The 12member jury of a federal court in Chicago on Wednesday held closedoor deliberations against Tahawwur Rana, who is charged with involvement in the Mumbai terror attacks and providing material support to Pakistanbased terror group LashkareTaiba. After twohours of intensive confabulations, the jury posed two questions to the defence and...
  • NIA to charge Headley, Rana in 26/11 case June 8, 2011

    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...