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  • Baby Moshe's grandparents dream he imitates father February 16, 2009

    Mumbai: The Mumbai terror attacks may have left the world aghast but there are some, who though touched by the terror directly, wish to emerge stronger. The grandparents of little baby Moshe, son of the Rabbi who perished in the attack on Nariman House or Chabad House, are in Mumbai to...
  • Watch: US man tells about telecon with Mumbai terrorist December 9, 2008

    A New York City university professor has revealed details of his telephone conversations with one of the gunmen at Nariman House. He acted as a translator for Orthodox Jewish officials who were trying to negotiate the release of the hostages. ...
  • US prof recalls telecon with Mumbai terrorist | Watch December 10, 2008

    New York: The gunman on the phone in Mumbai said his name was Imran, he wouldn't put the hostages on the phone and besides, they were fine - they hadn't even been slapped around. No one at Chabad House wanted any food, he claimed, his calm demeanor finally breaking into some...
  • NSG commandos receive rousing welcome by Mumbaikars November 29, 2008

    Mumbai: NSG commandos received a rousing welcome from the locals when they came out from the Nariman House after killing two dreaded terrorists, who had holed themselves in the building along with five hostages. When the commandos came out after the successful mission, they were...
  • Nariman clear: Hostages, terrorists killed November 28, 2008

    Mumbai: At least five hostages and two terrorists have been killed at Nariman House, a Jewish centre in Mumbai that was taken over by militants on Wednesday night. J K Dutt, director general of the National Security Guard (NSG) commandos, confirmed the death of five hostages and that of two terrorists...
  • Photogallery: Men in black, Mumbai's Saviours November 28, 2008

    National Security Guard commandoes secure an area near an apartment where suspected gunmen have held a family hostage in Colaba. ...
  • At least six Israelis still held hostage in Mumbai November 28, 2008

    New Delhi: Israel's Ambassador to India said on Friday he believed six or more Israeli nationals were still being held hostage by gunmen at a Jewish centre in Mumbai. "We are estimating, and it's pretty much an educated guess, somewhere around six, maybe a little bit more, but I don't have...
  • One arrested terrorist is a Pakistani: RR Patil November 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister RR Patil has claimed that one of the terrorist arrested in connection with the Mumbai terror attacks is a Pakistani national. "He is a Pakistani national," Patil, who also is Maharashtra's Home Minister, said at the Oberoi Hotel when asked about the nationality of the arrested...
  • Developing: Taj encounter on | 'At least 12 dead at Taj' November 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Fire has erupted in the first floor Banquet House of Taj Hotel after an explosion. Earlier, an AFP correspondent and three other people have been injured in crossfire at the Taj Hotel. Firing is on at the hotel as the commando operation to secure the hotel enters the final stage. There are...
  • Mum blasts, Israel says terrorist mainly targeting Jews November 28, 2008

    Mumbai: The Israeli government has said that it believes the terrorists specifically targeted Jewish and Israeli people. Nariman House in Mumbai is the headquarters of a Jewish religious group and is also known as Chabad House. A Rabbi and his wife are believed to be inside the building and...