Jamaat Ud Dawa

  • US names Jamaat-ud-Dawa as terror outfit, sanctions 2 LeT leaders June 26, 2014

    Washington: Tightening its noose around LeT, the US on Wednesday added its affiliates, including the JuD, to its list of designated terror organisations and slapped sanctions against two Pakistan-based LeT leaders. The State Department has amended Lashkar-e-Taiba's designations to add the aliases: Jamaat-ud-Dawa, Al-Anfal Trust, Tehrik-e-Hurmat-e-Rasool and Tehrik-e-Tahafuz Qibla Awwal,...
  • Modi has come, India-Pakistan friendship is shattered: Hafiz Saeed May 19, 2014

    Islamabad: Reacting to the Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the Lok Sabha elections, 26/11 mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed has said that there is no longer a chance of improved relations with India. Addressing a gathering in Islamabad, Saeed said the recent election was won on an anti-Pakistan and...
  • India, US to jointly target financial networks of LeT, JuD October 14, 2013

    Washington: India and the US on Sunday agreed to work together to target the financial network and fund raising activities of Pakistan-based terror outfits like Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jamaat-ud-Dawa, the Haqqani network and individual terrorists associated with these organisations. The decision by the two countries, in this regard, was taken during a...
  • PM Manmohan Singh to raise terror concerns with Barack Obama September 27, 2013

    Washington: Against the backdrop of terror strikes in Jammu, India's concerns over continued activities of Lashkar-e-Taiba emanating from Pakistan and freedom to Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed are expected to figure in the talks between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Barack Obama in Washington on Friday. Giving this indication, Indian...
  • India cannot attack Pakistan ever, says Hafiz Saeed August 26, 2013

    Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed on Sunday said Pakistan should review its stand on India as its "restrained" policy is being taken as "weakness".  Saeed, the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, said "I don't believe in the fantasy that India can ever attack Pakistan". "This is not the Pakistan of 1971....our...
  • News 360: 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed may be planning an attack in Delhi August 9, 2013

    Delhi has been put on high alert after the Intelligence Bureau flagged off an alert to the Delhi Police about 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed. Sources have indicated to CNN-IBN that the IB letter has outlined a specific threat to Delhi. ...
  • Hafiz Saeed may be planning an attack in Delhi, city on alert: sources August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi has been put on high alert after the Intelligence Bureau flagged off an alert to the Delhi Police about 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed. Sources have indicated to CNN-IBN that the IB letter has outlined a specific threat to Delhi. Sources say the intelligence agency gathered inputs that Saeed...
  • 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed leads Eid prayers in Lahore August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed is leading the Eid prayers on Friday morning in Lahore, claims the US's Wall Street Journal. The event was advertised on posters all over the city. The Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief has a $ 10 million bounty on his head by the US. The US has...
  • I move about like an ordinary person in Pak: Saeed February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: 2008 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind and Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed says he roams freely as his fate is in the hands of god and not America, in an interview to the New York Times. Saeed one of India's most wanted terrorists and a key accused in...
  • War of words intensifies as India raises Pak terror at UN January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as the Line of Control remains tense, the war of words between India and Pakistan has intensified. India has raised Pakistan's continuing support to terror groups at the United Nations, seeking international action against state sponsors of terror. India named Pakistan terror groups Lashkar-e-Toiba and Jamaat-ud-Dawa as...
  • India names LeT, JuD as threats at UN Security Council January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: India highlighted terrorism as a security threat at the UN security council. India's representative to the UN Hardeep Puri said, "The international community cannot afford selective approaches in dealing with terrorist groups or in dismantling the infrastructure of terrorism. Resort to the use of terrorism as an instrument...
  • Pak court adjourns hearing of Saeed's plea December 6, 2012

    Lahore: A Pakistani court has adjourned till December 31 the hearing of Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed's petition seeking help from the government to defend himself in a US lawsuit filed by relatives of victims of the Mumbai attacks. The Lahore High Court on Wednesday adjourned the matter as the amicus...
  • Pak serious about Saeed but need evidence: Gilani April 8, 2012

    Lahore: Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Sunday acknowledged that the case of Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed was an "issue" between Pakistan and India but said Islamabad needs "substantial" evidence against him to try him in a court of law. "We are serious on the issue of Saeed but the...
  • 'Hafiz Saeed helping de-radicalise militants' April 6, 2012

    Islamabad: Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed who had a $10 million American bounty placed on his head this week has been helping Pakistan de-radicalise militants under efforts to stabilise the strategic US ally, a top Pakistani counter-terrorism official said on Friday. Saeed, suspected of masterminding an attack by Pakistan-based gunmen on Mumbai...
  • Give concrete evidence against Saeed: Pak to US April 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Pressure is mounting on Pakistan to act against Lashkar-e-Toiba founder and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed. This came after the US announced a $10 million reward on him. Islamabad instead of acting on the decision, is now demanding concrete evidence from Washington DC against the 26/11 mastermind and also...
  • Bounty on Saeed aims to convict him in court: US April 5, 2012

    Washington: The US on Wednesday underlined that $ 10 million bounty for LeT founder Hafiz Seed is not about finding his location, but to seek information that can convict the alleged mastermind of the Mumbai terror attacks in a court of law. "We all know where he is, every journalist in...
  • US should give the reward money to me: Hafiz Saeed April 4, 2012

    Rawalpindi: One of Pakistan's most notorious extremists mocked the United States during a defiant media conference close to the country's military headquarters on Wednesday, a day after the US slapped a $10 million bounty on him. "I am here, I am visible. America should give that reward money to me," said...
  • Hafiz Saeed's men tighten security at his house April 3, 2012

    Lahore: The Jamaat-ud-Dawah on Tuesday tightened security at the residence of its chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed in the Pakistani city of Lahore after the US announced a 10-million dollar bounty for the man accused of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Apart from the nine policemen from Punjab Police deployed at Saeed's...
  • Bounty for opposing NATO supplies: Hafiz Saeed April 3, 2012

    Islamabad: Hafiz Saeed, the Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief for whom the US has announced a bounty of $10 million, said Tuesday this was because he had opposing the re-opening of NATO supply lines to Afghanistan, a media report said. Saeed told the Al Jazeera TV channel the...
  • JuD chief Hafiz Saeed dodges police in Lahore March 28, 2012

    Islamabad: Outlawed Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed and Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat leader Ahmed Ludhianvi played a cat-and-mouse game for almost six hours with police and paramilitary forces who were trying to prevent them from entering the Pakistani capital. Despite an order barring their entry into Islamabad, Saeed and Ludhianvi sneaked into...
  • Pak's Punjab govt funded JuD after 26/11 June 16, 2010

    Lahore: The government of Pakistan's Punjab province provided Rs 8.27 crore to Jamaat-ud-Dawa and its allied institutions during the last fiscal year, according to official documents. The supplementary budget for the past fiscal tabled in the Punjab Assembly for approval revealed that the PML-N-led provincial government made a grant of over...
  • Pakistan refuses to arrest 26/11 mastermind March 4, 2010

    Islamabad: Pakistani authorities have decided not to arrest Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief and 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed on the basis of new dossiers from India claiming that they do not contain "actionable intelligence", according to a media report here today. After a "careful study" of the three dossiers provided by India during...
  • 26/11 mastermind Saeed free to talk in Pak February 17, 2010

    New Delhi: Hafiz Muhammed Saeed, leader of the banned charity group Jamaat-ud-Dawah, is supposed to be facing trial in Pakistan and under the restraint of authorities. He is in fact quite free. India blames Saeed is for masterminding the November 2008 attacks in Mumbai that left at least 166 people dead...
  • JuD holds meeting of terror groups in Pakistan February 4, 2010

    New Delhi: After lying low for more than a year following the 26/11 Mumbai attacks Lashkar-e-Toiba's front organisation Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) is back in business. The Jamaat is holding a Yakjaiti-e-Kashmir (Kashmir Solidarity conference) at Muzaffarabad in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir on Thursday. Terror group Hizbul Mujahideen commander Syed Salahuddin, Jamaat leader Abdul Rehman...
  • Pak dragging feet on LeT,JUD: Chidambaram January 28, 2010

    New Delhi: India today said it would have to conclude that Pakistan is dragging its feet on bringing terror accused in Mumbai attacks to justice if it does not put on trial people including Hafiz Saeed, the founder of terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, while reacting to...
  • Won't talk untill pak acts on 26/11, says India March 28, 2010

    New Delhi: India will not resume the composite dialogue with Pakistan until Islamabad prosecutes the conspirators of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks and dismantles the infrastructure of terrorism on its territory, Minister of State for External Affairs Shashi Tharoor said here on Tuesday. "We have seen such terrible indications of how...
  • A year on: Thank God we are fine, says JuD leader November 23, 2009

    Islamabad: As the families of the hundreds of victims killed or injured in last year's terrorist attacks in the Indian financial hub of Mumbai wait for justice, the Pakistani Islamist groups believed to be behind the carnage are still alive and kicking. India has pointed fingers at the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT)...
  • India gives Pak fresh dossier on Mumbai terror attack November 18, 2009

    New Delhi/Islamabad: India on Tuesday handed over to Pakistan a fresh dossier of evidence on last year's Mumbai terror attacks containing statements of key witnesses, including a magistrate and FBI officials, with the hope that the prosecution in Pakistan would be expedited. The seventh dossier was handed over by Y K...
  • Pak court scraps FIRs against 26/11 brain Saeed October 12, 2009

    Lahore: Citing a bureaucratic lapse, the Lahore High Court on Monday dismissed two cases filed under the anti-terrorism act against Hafiz Saeed who India says masterminded the 26/11 Mumbai carnage. "I argued in court that the Punjab (provincial) government had not proscribed the JuD (Jamaat-ud Dawa that Saeed heads) even though...
  • Pak says case against Saeed 'not legally tenable' September 27, 2009

    New York: Pakistan does not want to take to court a ‘half-baked’ case against JuD chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed who is blamed by India for masterminding Mumbai attacks and needs ‘legally tenable’ evidence against him, said Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday hours ahead of crucial talks with...