HIMAYAT BAIG

  • ATS officials tutored witnesses in 2010 Pune blast case: Journalist September 25, 2013

    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...
  • Bhatkal's confession raises question on Baig's conviction in German bakery case September 8, 2013

    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 September 7, 2013

    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....
  • German Bakery blast: HC wants Baig produced through video conferencing August 12, 2013

    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, Iqbal...
  • Putting blast behind, German Bakery reopens in Pune May 12, 2013

    Pune: German Bakery, the Punebased eatery that was ripped apart a powerful blast, has been reopend on Sunday after three yearsthree 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 April 18, 2013

    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 provisions...
  • German Bakery blast: Court to sentence Himayat Baig today April 18, 2013

    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 April 15, 2013

    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...
  • ATS chief, deputy contest over Pune blast arrest September 18, 2010

    Mumbai: The arrest of German Bakery blast mastermind Mirza Himayat Baig has sparked a blame game between the Mumbai AntiTerror Squad chief and his deputy. After the arrest of Baig, ATS chief Rakesh Maria had said, "We have made the first arrest. Himayat Baig was arrested from Camp Road in Pune."...
  • Blame game in ATS over arrest of bakery blast mastermind September 18, 2010

    The AntiTerror 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. ...