Rana Trial

  • Rana to appeal against his conviction, say his attorneys January 18, 2013

    Chicago: Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana, who was sentenced to 14 years in jail for providing material support to Pakistan-based LeT and for backing a plot to attack a Danish newspaper, would appeal against his conviction, his attorneys said on Friday. "I am sure he is pleased that the judge decided not...
  • US: Rana awarded 14 yrs in jail for providing support to LeT January 18, 2013

    Chicago: Tahawwur Rana, an accomplice of convicted terrorist David Headley, was on Thursday sentenced to 14 years in jail followed by five years of supervised release by a US court for providing material support to Pakistan-based LeT and for backing a plot to strike a Danish newspaper. 52-year-old Pakistani-Canadian Rana...
  • Rana dubs Headley as 'unrepentant terrorist' March 4, 2012

    Chicago: Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana has told a US court that his friend David Headley, convicted in 26/11 Mumbai attack, was an "unrepentant terrorist" and he had knowledge of latter's "link" with Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). In his latest submission before a Chicago court, Rana, however, has challenged the government's assertion that he does...
  • Rana wants separate hearing for 26/11 charges September 21, 2011

    Chicago: Pakistan born Canadian Tahawwur Rana, convicted for aiding the banned LeT terror group in a plot to attack a Danish newspaper, has sought a fresh trial saying he should have been given a separate hearing for charges tied to the 2008 Mumbai terror attack. Rana, 50, was acquitted of federal...
  • Jury resumes deliberations on Rana trial verdict June 9, 2011

    Chicago: The 12-member jury of a federal court on Thursday resumed final deliberations against Tahawwur Hussein Rana, charged with involvement in the Mumbai terror attacks and providing material support to Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba. The jury from diverse ethnic backgrounds started the process on USA vs Rana case on Wednesday...
  • I made a 'fool' of Rana: David Headley June 1, 2011

    Chicago: Pakistani-American LeT operative David Coleman Headley on Tuesday said that he made a "fool" of Tahawwur Husssain Rana by involving him in the 26/11 Mumbai attack conspiracy. "I made a fool of him (Rana). Poor fellow was stuck in this for no fault of his. I made a fool of...
  • Rana trial to resume in Chicago on June 1 May 31, 2011

    Chicago: The trial of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Husssain Rana, which led to several revelations of nexus between ISI and LeT in carrying out the Mumbai terror attacks, will resume in Chicago on June 1 with the testimony of co-conspirator David Coleman Headley. In perhaps the most important terrorism trial ever to be...
  • ISI plotted to kill Bal Thackeray: Headley May 25, 2011

    Chicago: Day two of the 26/11 case hearing in Chicago saw more startling revelations by the prime witness David Coleman Headley, who revealed that there was a plot to kill Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray and that he had met former Shiv Sena PRO Rajaram Rege. Headley also testified that...