Headley

  • 26/11 Mumbai attack: NIA records statements of witnesses April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Piecing together the jigsaw of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, NIA has recorded statements of some of the witnesses in connection with the conspiracy hatched by David Headley and others to carry out the terror strikes in the country's financial capital in 2008. The statements were recorded with the help of...
  • Pakistani mole in Indian agencies helped 26/11 attackers November 8, 2013

    A Pakistani mole in the Indian security agencies code named 'Honey Bee' had helped his ISI handlers in identifying the landing site for 26/11 terrorists in Mumbai, claims a book by two British journalists. The information on Badhwar Park, the landing site, was shared by ISI operatives with Pakistani-American Lashkar operative...
  • 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 high-profile 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...
  • Delhi court issues fresh non-bailable warrants against David Headley, Tahawwur Rana October 8, 2013

    A Delhi court has issued fresh non-bailable warrants against Pakistani-American David Coleman Headley, his accomplice Tahawwur Rana, LeT founder Hafiz Saeed and 26/11 attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, who are accused of carrying out several terror attacks in India. The court issued fresh non-bailable warrants (NBWs) against nine persons after the National...
  • NIA averse to sharing Headley's statement with CBI August 18, 2013

    NIA is averse to sharing the confessional statement of 26/11 terror accused David Headley with CBI for its probe into the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, citing a confidentiality pact between India and the United States. The Home Ministry is caught in a catch-22 situation over providing the statement of Headley to...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: Ex-Home Secy gives the benefit of doubt; Shinde keeps quiet July 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Home secretary GK Pillai has said that he would give the benefit of doubt to Ishrat Jahan, the 19-year-old Mumbai college student who has been alleged to be part of terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba's mission to eliminate Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, since her name was not mentioned...
  • Have sought clarification from Home Ministry on why Ishrat's terror links were not probed: Digvijaya July 6, 2013

    The FBI says Headley revealed that the Lashkar military chief had told him about a female suicide bomber named Ishrat Jahan. ...
  • News 360: FBI says Ishrat may be a suicide bomber, claims IB letter July 5, 2013

    An Intelligence Bureau (IB) letter to the Home Ministry which says the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of the USA had mentioned in 2009 that Ishrat Jahan could be a suicide a suicide bomber has been accessed by CNN-IBN and Firstpost.com. ...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: Digvijaya Singh seeks clarification from Shinde July 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has demanded clarification from Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Ishrat Jahan case. He said a lot of questions have arisen about the case after the CBI chargesheet. Asking Shinde to clarify whether David Coleman Headley, an accused in the 26/11 Mumbai terror...
  • US tells India Headley opposed to further questioning June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Mumbai attack terrorist David Headley, who is currently in American custody, has been opposing his further interrogation by Indian investigators. This was conveyed by Washington to New Delhi on Monday during Indo-US strategic dialogue after India had consistently asked the US to give access to Headley for a...
  • US Secretary John Kerry meets Salman Khurshid June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry met External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday. Kerry is in New Delhi for his first strategic dialogue with India after taking office. He is co-chairing a strategic dialogue with Khurshid on various issues including India's relations with Pakistan. Kerry will also...
  • US Secretary John Kerry to hold talks with Salman Khurshid June 24, 2013

    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...
  • Inputs on Ishrat were based on LeT intercepts: Rajinder Kumar to CBI June 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Intelligence Bureau Special Director Rajinder Kumar, who was interrogated in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, on Tuesday told the CBI that the inputs generated by the intelligence agency were genuine and based on intercepts of terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba. The interrogation details accessed by CNN-IBN reveal that Rajinder Kumar...
  • 26/11: India tells US to hand over Headley 'temporarily' for a year June 2, 2013

    New Delhi: India has asked the US to "temporarily" hand over LeT terrorist David Headley for a year and extradite his accomplice Tahawwur Hussain Rana to get more information about the conspiracy hatched to carry out Mumbai terror attacks. In its fresh efforts to get access to the Pakistani American...
  • 26/11 attacks: India may get access to Headley, Rana May 29, 2013

    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....
  • US: India seeks access to 26/11convicts Rana, Headley May 22, 2013

    Washington: India has sought access from the US to the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack convict David Headley and his accomplice Tahawwur Rana - both of whom were sentenced by a Chicago court after being found guilty of terrorism charges. While there was no official word from either side on the...
  • Shinde in US; to press for India getting access for Headley, Rana May 22, 2013

    Washington: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday met with US Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano in the United States. Shinde, who is in the US, is likely to press for access to Mumbai terror attacks suspect David Headley, his wife, his girlfriend and Tahawwur Rana. After talks between Shinde...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: India to press for access to Headley's wife May 16, 2013

    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...
  • Headley among top 5 high value targets arrested: US February 16, 2013

    Washington: Obama's top counter terrorism adviser has listed David Headley, the Mumbai attack convict, among the high value targets arrested by the US in last four years. The list was submitted to the Senate Intelligence Committee by John Brennan, counter-terrorism adviser to the US President and his nominee to be...
  • 26/11: India to seek access to Headley associate Rana January 31, 2013

    New Delhi: India on January 31 said it will seek access to Tahawwur Rana, an accomplice of convicted terrorist David Headley from the US and maintained that its demand for their extradition "continues to stand" to take forward its legal processes in Mumbai terror strike cases. Asserting that bringing to justice...
  • Justice for 26/11 still high on US priority: Clinton January 30, 2013

    Washington: The US on Tuesday said bringing to justice the perpetrators of 26/11 was still an "unfinished business" high on its priority, days after Pakistani American LeT terrorist David Headley was sent to 35 years in prison by a Chicago court, a sentence that has left India disappointed. Defending 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. ...
  • US defends court verdict on David Headley January 26, 2013

    Washington: Terming the sentencing of LeT terrorist David Headley as a "positive example" of Indo-US counterterrorism cooperation, the United States defended the verdict, saying justice has been served as promised. "We promised that justice would be served, that justice is being served in this case," State Department spokesperson, Victoria Nuland...
  • News 360: Headley sentenced to 35 years in jail, 'Vishwaroopam' banned in TN, AP January 25, 2013

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  • Headley's term exposes US duplicity, India dissatisfied January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba operative and 2008 Mumbai attacks conspirator David Coleman Headley has been sentenced to 35 years in jail but India has expressed its unhappiness about the verdict delivered by a Chicago court on Thursday. The 26/11 mastermind pleaded guilty to 12 counts of federal terrorism...
  • BJP demands death sentence for Headley, seeks his extradition January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The BJP on Friday demanded death penalty for LeT terrorist David Headley, the plotter of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, and asked the Centre to press for his extradition from the US to face trial in India to find out the larger conspiracy by Pakistan-based elements. "This case is...
  • Headley sentenced: Is closure any closer for victims of the 26/11 attacks? January 26, 2013

    -- Why doesn't Pakistan believe or even investigate the Headley trail to Hafiz Saeed and ISI operatives --Why didn't US officials alert India on Headly's presence earlier, and how could they have allowed him a plea bargain -- Finally, why have Indian officials failed to find anyone responsible for allowing Headley into...
  • Very unlikely that Headley will be extradited to India: Suhasini Haidar January 25, 2013

    Does the long jail term for Headley mean that he won't be extradited to India? CNN-IBN's Senior Editor Suhasini Haidar joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. Even if he is sent back to India. Will the govt of India take proper action to put him in Jail....
  • Make Headley approver in 26/11 case in Pak: Nikam January 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Terming the 35-year sentence awarded to David Headley as "inadequate and disproportionate", special 26/11 public prosecutor in India Ujjwal Nikam on Friday said he should now be made an approver in the case being tried in Pakistan to punish the perpetrators. "It is important to note that Headley had...
  • A Bollywood film on David Headley is in the making? January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Mahesh Bhatt's son Rahul's book 'Headley And I', about the latter's friendship with 26/11 conspirator David Headley, will is to be made into a movie. Producer Sunil Bohra has bought the rights of the book. Rahul co-authored the book with Hussain Zaidi and it puts light on Rahul's troubled...