Mumbai Attack

  • India summons Pakistani envoy over repeated adjournment of 26/11 trial 3 days ago

    New Delhi: India on Friday lodged a strong diplomatic protest against the reported adjournment of the ongoing trial of the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attack. The Pakistani Deputy High Commissioner in New Delhi was summoned to the Foreign office on Friday. The Indian Deputy High Commissioner went to the Pakistani Foreign...
  • Ramdev aide's interview with Hafiz Saeed sparks a row July 14, 2014

    New Delhi: A journalist's interview with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed and the uproar that followed echoed in both the Houses of Parliament on Monday. The journalist in question is Ved Pratap Vaidik, considered a close aide of Ramdev and also in good terms with BJP patriarch LK Advani. While the Congress...
  • 26/11 attacks: Trial in Pakistan adjourned till June 25 June 19, 2014

    Lahore: An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan trying the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case has adjourned the hearing till June 25 after prosecution lawyers failed to turn up. In the last hearing on June 11, two witnesses had recorded their statements. Earlier too, the prosecution lawyers had not appeared...
  • 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...
  • 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 court adjourns Mumbai attacks case till March 19 March 12, 2014

    The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial against seven Pakistani suspects was on Wednesday adjourned till next week after the judge did not turn up, citing "security concerns". In the wake of a recent attack on a district court in Islamabad, the trial judge in the case did not...
  • 26/11 mastermind offers scholarship to suspended Kashmiri students March 7, 2014

    Islamabad/Srinagar: A day after a cornered Uttar Pradesh government withdrew sedition charges against 67 Kashmiri students for cheering for Pakistan during the India-Pakistan Asia Cup match, Pakistan has not lost an opportunity to comment on India's affairs. Lashkar-e-Toiba founder and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed, who was the 26/11 Mumbai attacks...
  • PM's wish to visit his birth place in Pakistan may not materialise March 3, 2014

    Manmohan Singh's long-cherished wish to visit his birth place in Pakistan's Punjab province, where he was born over 81 years ago, may not be fulfilled before the end of his prime ministerial tenure. Asked whether Singh will be able to squeeze in a trip to Pakistan before the upcoming Lok Sabha...
  • Pakistan assures India of an early outcome in 26/11 trial February 20, 2014

    Pakistan on Thursday assured India that it is moving expeditiously with the trial of seven persons accused of involvement in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks and an outcome is expected in a "couple of months". The assurance came during a 30-minute meeting between External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and Sartaj Aziz,...
  • I do not endorse Hafiz Saeed's views, says Imran Khan December 7, 2013

    Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan said that everyone in Pakistan wanted the 26/11 Mumbai arttack perpetrators to be brought to justice. He also said he does not endorse the views of Hafiz Saeed, one of the key suspects. Imran was speaking at the Hindustan Times Summit. ...
  • The Siege takes the reader into the heart of the 26/11 attack December 3, 2013

    There is always the aftermath to everything. The omnipresent later. The events that unfolded and the ones that also happened in their wake. When these seemingly terrifying events happen closer to home or rather at home, then things look different. Everything takes on a different appearance post the tragedy, so...
  • Pakistan postpones hearing on 26/11 case to December 4 November 27, 2013

    Islamabad: The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case in Pakistan against seven accused, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, was on Wednesday postponed to December 4 after the prosecution team failed to turn up. A witness was scheduled to be cross-examined on Wednesday. "The hearing was postponed after the...
  • 26/11 attacks: Dissatisfied with pace of trial in Pak, says Khurshid November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Even five years after the Mumbai attacks, the case in Pakistan is being dragged on without any result. External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has said that while he was dissatisfied with the pace of the trial, the new government in Pakistan has given assurances that trial will be...
  • 26/11: I miss Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan every second of my life, says father November 26, 2013

    Slain Indian Army officer Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan's father K Unnikrishnan has said that there is no single second when he doesn't miss his son. ...
  • 26/11: Nurse Sandra, who saved baby Moshe recounts horror November 26, 2013

    Nurse Sandra rescued Baby Moshe when terror struck Nariman House on November 26, 2008. ...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: 5 years on, trial in Pakistan has barely moved November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Five years after the deadly 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, the trial in Pakistan has been a no-go as it has barely moved. Hafiz Saeed is the man India believes planned the Mumbai 26/11 attacks. Yet five years later, Pakistan is no closer to even looking at the case...
  • 26/11 attacks: Mumbai Police, Maharashtra CM pay homage to martyrs November 26, 2013

    Mumbai: It has been five years since the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, the most daring terror attack ever to have taken place on the Indian soil. The Mumbai Police held a memorial service at the Gymkhana on Tuesday morning. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and top Maharashtra police officers were present...
  • Five years after 26/11 attacks, coastal security remains vulnerable November 26, 2013

    Mumbai: It has been five years since the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, the most daring terror attack ever to have taken place on the Indian soil. But even today the Indian coastline remains vulnerable to threats as recommendations to bolster security still remain on paper. Five years ago on November 26,...
  • 26/11 attacks: 'The Siege' making false claims, says Balachandran November 24, 2013

    A member of 26/11 Ram Pradhan Panel V Balachandran has accused the authors of the recently released book, 'The Siege' of making false claims. He said the book on the 26/11 attacks falsely attributes intelligence alerts to CIA sources. He said it was administrative decision to remove cops from Taj...
  • Pakistan moving to logical end on 26/11 Mumbai attacks, says Bashir November 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The outgoing High Commissioner of Pakistan to India Salman Bashir has dismissed India's apprehension that Pakistan is conducting a sham of a trial of those accused for the 26/11 Mumbai attacks. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate ahead of the fifth anniversary of the attacks, he...
  • Jundal wanted to take part in 26/11 attack: Mumbai police November 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Alleged Laskkar-e-Toiba operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari, alias Abu Jundal, wanted to take part in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack by landing in the city along with others, according to his confession. Jundal, as per Mumbai police, was one of the key conspirators. LeT `commander' Zaki-Ur-Rehman Lakhvi stopped him from going...
  • Defence Ministry rejects Gen VK Singh's plea on secret unit November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has rejected former Army Chief Gen VK Singh's plea to get a copy of an Army report on the activities of the controversial Technical Support Division (TSD), set up during his tenure. "In so far as your request for supply of a copy of the report...
  • 26/11: The Inside Story - How Ajmal Kasab was recruited November 13, 2013

    An excerpt from The Siege: The Attack on the Taj by Adrian Levy and Cathy Scott-Clark, offering an inside view of what really happened on the night of 26/11, and what went into the conspiracy. May 2008 - Pakistan A party of Lashkar trainee fighters bumped along in a hand -painted...
  • 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...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attack: Five key documents handed over to Pakistan October 27, 2013

    India handed over to Pakistan five key documents running into nearly 600 pages for use in the 26/11 case in that country to proceed against seven key accused, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. The documents include the true copy of the Supreme Court judgement of the Mumbai attack case, deposition...
  • Pakistan has evidence that 26/11 attack was planned there: India October 26, 2013

    India on Saturday said it was incumbent on Pakistan to present the evidence in 26/11 terror attacks as the planning, training of the terrorists responsible for the strikes and also the financing was done in that country. Reacting to Pakistan Foreign Office statement that it requires more evidence in Mumbai attacks...
  • We won't rest until culprits of Mumbai attack are punished, says RPN Singh October 26, 2013

    Union Minister of State for Home RPN Singh, on Friday, said that the country would not rest until all those involved in the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai are brought to be booked and punished. "We have been consistently demanding that Pakistan should handover culprits involved in the Mumbai terror attack...
  • 3 close aides of LeT operative Tunda remanded in judicial custody September 30, 2013

    New Delhi: LeT bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda's three close aides, who had allegedly helped in infiltration of Pakistani and Bangladeshi terrorists into India in 1997 to carry out terror strikes, were remanded in judicial custody till October 14 by a Delhi court on Monday. Allauddin, Mohd Basiruddin and Mohd Zakaria...
  • Nawaz Sharif assures action on 26/11 Mumbai attacks September 30, 2013

    New York: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday assured India of "action" on the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case in the wake of a Pakistani judicial commission having visited India. In his talks with his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, Sharif said...
  • Nairobi to Peshawar: Is this the new chilling face of 26/11 like global terror? September 23, 2013

    The terror attack in Nairobi is still on with ten people still being held as hostage. 69 people have died so far in the attack and the fear of an increase in the death tolls persists while at least 60 died in Pakistan after two suicide bombers on Sunday morning...