German Bakery

  • Yasin Bhatkal in judicial custody for German Bakery blast case 29-03-2014 12:24 AM

    Yasin Bhatkal, a founder of terrorist organisation Indian Mujahideen, who is also a prime accused in the German Bakery blast case here, was remanded in a 14-day judicial custody by a special court here for a test identification parade. Bhatkal was produced before Judge SD Dharane as his custody with...
  • German Bakery blast: Yasin Bhatkal sent to jail till March 28 14-03-2014 04:04 PM

    Pune: A Pune court on Friday sent Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal to police custody till March 28 in the German Bakery blast case. Bhatkal was arrested by the Maharashtra ATS on Thursday after a special MCOCA court granted the permission. The ATS also arrested Bhatkal's aide Asadullah Akhtar in...
  • Planted bombs in Pune, Delhi, Bangalore: Yasin Bhatkal 25-02-2014 07:50 PM

    Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal had planted IEDs at German Bakery in Pune and Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Stadium and provided explosives for 2008 Delhi serial blasts, he confessed before a magistrate. In his confessional statement recorded under section 164 of the CrPC in October last year, Bhatkal said that the May...
  • Pune German Bakery blast: Bombay HC dismisses witnesses' plea against ATS 30-01-2014 05:59 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Thursday dismissed an application filed by two witnesses in the February 2010 Pune German Bakery bomb blast case seeking protection from officers of state Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS). A division bench of Justices V K Tahilramani and P N Deshmukh dismissed the application. The witnesses...
  • MCOCA court rejects bail plea of Abu Jundal 18-11-2013 06:07 PM

    The bail plea of alleged Lashkar-e-Taiba operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal was on Monday rejected by MCOCA court in the 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case. Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) Designated Judge Sayed Kadri rejected Jundal's bail petition saying he could not be given liberty at...
  • Samajwadi Party wants German Bakery blast re-probed 01-10-2013 06:06 PM

    Mumbai:The Samajwadi Party's Maharashtra unit on Tuesday demanded a re-investigation of Pune's German Bakery terror attack by National Investigation Agency in view of recent claims by blast convict Mirza Himayat Baig. Baig, awarded the death penalty, has approached the Bombay High Court pleading that he has been falsely implicated in...
  • ATS officials tutored witnesses in 2010 Pune blast case: Journalist 25-09-2013 09:00 AM

    Mumbai: Days after Indian Mujahideen kingpin Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal claimed that the Pune German Bakery blast accused Himayat Baig was not involved in the terror strike, more questions are being raised about the investigations into the case. Revelations by an independent journalist now claims that five...
  • German Bakery case: Journalist seeks fresh probe saying ATS tutored witnesses 23-09-2013 07:50 PM

    A journalist, on Monday, moved to the Bombay High Court seeking reinvestigation of the 2010 Pune German Bakery bomb blast case by an independent agency and also sought to intervene in the death confirmation petition of the lone convict Himayat Baig. The high court has posted hearing on the application...
  • May not have Yasin Bhatkal's mugshot, says Goa Police 23-09-2013 05:44 PM

    A senior Goa Police officer admitted on Monday that his force may not be in possession of a mugshot of Yasin Bhatkal, wanted for the German Bakery blast in Pune. Bhatkal had reconnoitered Goa for over a year to conduct terrorist activities there. Goa Deputy Inspector General of Police O.P....
  • Were wrong people arrested by ATS in 2011 Mumbai serial blasts? 09-09-2013 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: In a revelation that could embarrass the Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS), Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal in his interrogation has claimed that wrong people were arrested in the 2011 Mumbai serial blasts case. A CCTV video accessed by CNN-IBN from the evening of...
  • Bhatkal's confession raises question on Baig's conviction in German bakery case 08-09-2013 09:07 AM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency and the Maharashtra Anti-Terrosrist Squad seem to be locking horns over Pune German bakery blast, as prime accused Yasin Bhatkal's interrogation has now put a question mark over the role of death row prisoner Himayat Baig. Five months after a Pune sessions judge sentenced...
  • Shinde dismisses Bhatkal's claims absolving Baig's role in Pune blast 07-09-2013 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde dismissed Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal's claims that the prime accused in the German Bakery blast Himayat Baig was not involved in the terror attack. The Maharashtra ATS had earlier said that this could be a ploy to weaken the case against Baig....
  • NIA gets 12-day custody of Yasin Bhatkal, Asadullah Akhtar 30-08-2013 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has got the custody of Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his key aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi for 12 days. Yasin Bhatkal was produced in the Patiala House Court in Delhi on Friday with the NIA requesting his custody for 14 days. But...
  • NIA contemplating matching Bhatkal's DNA to establish his identity 29-08-2013 10:25 PM

    New Delhi: Thirty two-year-old Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal alias Sharukh alias Yasin Bhatkal, a suspect blamed for almost every bomb blast in India over five years has finally been captured through an intelligence operation carried out with the active support from Bihar police. Bhatkal and his key...
  • German Bakery blast: HC wants Baig produced through video conferencing 12-08-2013 05:46 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday allowed German Bakery blast accused Himayat Baig to be produced through video conferencing. Himayat Baig, the man who provided logistical support for the blast, was taken into custody in September 2010. Baig, along with five others accused - Indian Mujahiddeen operatives Yasin Bhatkal,...
  • High Court hearing on German Bakery blast death verdict next week 09-08-2013 04:42 AM

    The Bombay High Court on Thursday said it will August 12 begin the final hearing for the confirmation of the death penalty awarded to Pune's German Bakery blast convict Himayat Mirza Baig. The court will also take up an appeal filed by Baig on last Monday challenging his conviction and...
  • Putting blast behind, German Bakery reopens in Pune 12-05-2013 02:46 PM

    Pune: German Bakery, the Pune-based eatery that was ripped apart a powerful blast, has been reopend on Sunday after three years-three months of the incident. This comes a month after the Pune Sessions Court convicted and sentenced prime perpetrator Himayat Baig to death for his role in the blast on...
  • Pune: German Bakery blast convict Himayat Baig gets death sentence 18-04-2013 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: The Pune German Bakery blast convict Himayat Baig has been sentenced to death. Baig, the lone convicted accused in the case, was sentenced to death by a Pune Sessions Court. Additional Sessions Judge NP Dhote handed down capital punishment to Baig for murder and criminal conspiracy, besides under...
  • German Bakery blast: Court to sentence Himayat Baig today 18-04-2013 09:47 AM

    Pune: Three years after the German Bakery blast, the Pune sessions court will announce the quantum of punishment to main accused Himayat Baig on Thursday. Baig was convicted for murder, criminal conspiracy and other charges on Monday. Himayat Baig, the man who provided logistical support for the blast is the...
  • German Bakery blast: Pune court to give verdict today 15-04-2013 08:46 AM

    Pune: Three years after the German Bakery blast killed 17 people and injured over 60, a Pune court come out with a crucial judgement on Monday. It was the first major terror strike in Pune that dented its tag of being a peaceful city. On February 13, 2010, a deadly...
  • One more IM operative arrested in Bihar 06-12-2011 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have picked up Idian Mujahideen (IM) operative Aftab alias Farooq alias Roshan from Purnia in Bihar. With this, a total of seven IM operatives, along with Farooq, have been arrested so far. Acting on a tip off by Intelligence Bureau (IB), a special branch team...
  • Six IM operatives sent to 10-day police custody 05-12-2011 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday remanded six suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives allegedly involved in various blasts across India in police custody for 10 days. Officials of the special cell of the Delhi Police on November 30 arrested the six alleged terrorists from Delhi, Bihar and Chennai and recovered...
  • IM operatives to be produced in court today 05-12-2011 08:50 AM

    New Delhi: The six Indian Mujahideen operatives who were arrested by Delhi Police will be presented in a lower court on Monday. These IM operatives were arrested for their alleged involvement in Pune's German Bakery and Delhi's Jama Masjid blasts. Their police custody ends on Monday. The Police recovered 2...
  • Delhi: 6 Indian Mujahideen operatives arrested 30-11-2011 08:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday claimed to have busted the Indian Mujahideen module believed to be behind the three biggest terror attacks in the last two years. Officials of the special cell of the Delhi police have arrested 6 alleged terrorists of the group from Delhi, Bihar and...
  • Chidambaram claims Kishenji encounter not fake 30-11-2011 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday backed West Bengal government's claim the Maoist leader Kishenji was killed in a gunfight and not in a fake encounter. Chidambaram, while addressing a press conference in New Delhi, said that the November 24 police encounter in which Kishenji was killed was...
  • 6 arrested for Pune blast, Jama Masjid attack 30-11-2011 10:29 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has arrested six suspected Indian Mujahideen operatives in connection with crucial terror cases in the country, according to sources. The Delhi Police sources claim to have solved the Jama Masjid blast case, the Pune German Bakery blast case and Chinnaswamy stadium terror attack case. Sources...
  • Conducted survey of German Bakery: Headley 01-06-2011 10:15 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai attack accused David Headley testified on Wednesday that he had conducted a surveillance of the German Bakery in Pune, which was bombed in 2010. He also testified that he identified Chabad houses or Jeiwsh establishments in Delhi, Pushkar and Pune as potential bombing targets. Meanwhile, Tahawwur Hussain...