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  • IM top man Tehseen Akhtar was planning terror strike in Delhi: Police 28-03-2014 02:07 PM

    Indian Mujahideen's top operative Tehseen Akhtar alias Monu was planning to carry out a terror strike in the national capital with the help of his associates, the Delhi Police has told a local court. The Special Cell of Delhi Police stated this while seeking remand of Akhtar, one of the...
  • 2008 Delhi serial blasts: Court dismisses bail plea of Yasin Bhatkal, aide 20-03-2014 06:22 PM

    Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akhtar were on Thursday denied bail by a Delhi court in connection with a September 2008 Delhi serial blasts case. Additional Sessions Judge Daya Prakash dismissed the bail plea of both the accused while allowing the application of special cell...
  • TV's highest paid actor Ronit Roy notices his 'Adaalat' crew can't afford shoes, buys footwear for the entire unit 14-03-2014 11:35 AM

    Mumbai: Ronit Roy, said to be the highest paid television actor, gifted shoes to the unit of his long-running serial 'Adaalat'. When contacted, Ronit seemed embarrassed and said: "Please don't make me sound like Bill Gates. It was a very small gesture and one that we should not even discuss."...
  • Aslam Pervez confesses his involvement in Bodh Gaya, Gandhi Maidan blasts: Police 08-03-2014 11:03 PM

    The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday arrested one accused of the serial blasts during Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Patna last in October last year from a village in Arwal district of Bihar, police said. The person arrested was identified as Aslam Pervez, son of Maqsood Alam...
  • Nitish Kumar counters Modi barbs on Bihar becoming terrorist haven 04-03-2014 03:51 PM

    Seeking to dismiss allegations by Narendra Modi that Bihar has become a haven for terrorists, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday questioned incidents of violence that occurred in Gujarat and other parts of the country. "Any incident of terrorism is a cause of worry. But if on the basis of...
  • NIA arrests 2 persons in connection with blasts at Modi's Patna rally 25-02-2014 07:26 AM

    The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested two persons from Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh in connection with the blasts outside the rally of BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on October 27. NIA sources said Fakruddin and Ahmed were arrested from Mirzapur in eastern Uttar Pradesh for allegedly procurring...
  • Extension of Sanjay Dutt's parole as per norms: Prithviraj Chavan 19-02-2014 05:51 PM

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday defended extension of parole of actor Sanjay Dutt, convicted in the 1993 Bombay serial blasts case, saying the action was taken as per law and no rules were violated. "Decisions are taken as per law, without violating any provisions. Decisions are taken at...
  • Property of Patna serial blasts' suspect attached after he fails to surrender 13-01-2014 11:54 AM

    The property of suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Haider Ali, accused in bomb blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya, was attached on Sunday night after he failed to surrender, police said on Monday. Haider is a resident of Khiryawa village under Madanpur police station in Aurangabad district. "A joint team of...
  • Absconding SIMI members were in touch with Pakistan Taliban: MP ATS chief 26-12-2013 08:28 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Wednesday claimed that SIMI activist Abu Faizal and two others who were arrested on Tuesday had links with fundamentalist terror group Tehreek-e-Taliban, which is active in the north-western Pakistan. Faizal, who had escaped from Khandwa jail with five others a few months ago, was...
  • Patna blasts suspect's family among others invited to Modi rally 23-12-2013 09:16 AM

    Jharkhand BJP leaders reached out to the family of Patna blast suspect Imitiaz, inviting them to their prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally here on December 29. BJP is extending invitations to every family in Jharkhand requesting them to turn up at the rally. "Under the leadership of senior BJP...
  • With Mid-day meal tragedy and terror attacks, 2013 proves to be a tough year for Nitish Kumar 21-12-2013 12:07 PM

    2013 proved to be a tough year for Nitish Kumar who had to walk the tightrope after being pushed to the brink following JD-U's split from BJP, the terror attack in Bodh Gaya and serial blasts in the state capital during Narendra Modi's rally. Bihar government, which had earned praise...
  • NIA takes Patna serial blasts suspect to Ranchi for more leads 19-12-2013 07:38 AM

    The NIA sleuths on Wednesday brought Patna serial blasts suspect Imitiaz Ansari to Ranchi in search of more evidences in connection with Bodhgaya and Patna serial blasts, a senior IPS officer said. "The NIA team is here. It has brought Imitiaz Ansari to Ranchi in connection with Patna bomb blasts....
  • 4 RPF officials rewarded for nabbing Patna serial blasts accused 13-12-2013 04:58 PM

    The railway authorities have given cash rewards to four Railway Police Force officials who caught Mohammad Imtiaz Ansari, the main accused in the serial blasts in Patna, officials said on Friday. Serial bomb blasts took place in Patna on October 27 during Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's...
  • BJP disrupts Bihar Assembly, wants CBI probe in Patna serial blasts 12-12-2013 03:33 PM

    The Bihar assembly proceedings were disrupted on Thursday by the opposition BJP which demanded CBI probe into the Patna serial blasts ahead of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally on October 27. The assembly was adjourned till 2.30 pm after the ruckus in the morning. Bharatiya Janata Party leader...
  • Narendra Modi on top of IM's hit list, BJP's Shahnawaz Hussain also a target 10-12-2013 01:38 PM

    BJP leader Syed Shahnawaz Hussain is on the hit list of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen, Bihar Police officials said on Tuesday. "Shahnawaz Hussain is on the hit list of IM after (Narendra) Modi," a police official in Patna said. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is on...
  • NIA given 13-day remand of 2 SIMI activists involved in Patna blasts, Bodh Gaya attacks 04-12-2013 02:31 PM

    A special court in Patna on Wednesday gave 13 days remand of two SIMI activists arrested from Chhattisgarh in connection with Bodh Gaya and Patna serial blasts to NIA for questioning. After being brought to Patna from Raipur, two SIMI activists--Umer Siddiqui and Azharuddin Kureshi--were produced in the court of...
  • NIA to produce two SIMI operatives in Patna court on December 5 03-12-2013 10:20 AM

    A local court on Monday granted three-day transit remand of two SIMI operatives, including alleged mastermind of Bodhgaya temple blasts Umer Siddiqui, to NIA in connection with explosions at Narendra Modi's rally at Patna in October in which five persons were killed. They will be produced before a designated court...
  • SIMI planned to strike pilgrim train, Shia mosque in Lucknow: Police 28-11-2013 08:09 AM

    Suspected Students' Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) operative Umer Siddhiqui, who was recently nabbed in Raipur, had planned to attack a Delhi-Bodh Gaya special train and the Shia mosque at Lucknow, police said. Police added that along with the recent Patna blasts accused Haider Ali alias 'Abdulla', Siddhiqui (35), had...
  • Sanjjanaa Galrani injured on the sets of 'Ashwini Nakshatra' 23-11-2013 03:21 PM

    New Delhi: If reports are to be believed then Kannada actress Sanjjanaa Galrani has got injured on the sets of a TV serial. The actress was on the location to shoot for her cameo in TV soap 'Ashwini Nakshatra'. Her leg has been hurt in the incident but she still...
  • Patna serial blasts: Police custody of SIMI members arrested from Raipur extended 23-11-2013 08:56 AM

    A local court on Friday extended the police remand of four suspected SIMI activists, arrested in Raipur in connection with Patna serial blasts, till November 27. Seven other members of the banned outfit were sent in judicial remand till December 6. "Chief Judicial Magistrate Alok Kumar has extended the police...
  • FIR against IM cadre Tehseen Akhtar, Haider Ali for Patna, Bodh Gaya blasts 22-11-2013 04:08 PM

    An FIR has been registered by the Bihar police against two Indian Mujahideen operatives Tehseen Akhtar and Haider Ali, besides some unnamed persons in connection with the serial bomb blasts at Patna and Bodh Gaya and illegal transaction of money having links with Pakistan. The FIR was lodged at Gandhi...
  • Patna serial blasts: Police lodge FIR against Indian Mujahideen 21-11-2013 11:42 PM

    An FIR was lodged against the Indian Mujahideen organisation and its suspected operatives on Thursday by the Bihar Police in connection with the serial bomb blasts in the state's capital, police said. At a time when the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is probing into serial blasts in Patna Oct 27,...
  • Another suspect arrested in Patna serial blasts case 19-11-2013 08:05 AM

    Ranchi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested one more person in connection with the serial blasts that took place near Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's Hunkar rally. The suspect arrested from Ranchi is reportedly named Aurangzeb. Raids are also being conducted in his native...
  • Patna serial blasts suspects may flee to Nepal, NIA informs Bihar police 18-11-2013 03:21 PM

    The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has told Bihar Police to look out for five terror suspects involved in Patna and Bodh Gaya bombings as they may be hiding in districts on the India-Nepal border and were likely to escape to Nepal, police Monday said. "After NIA's alert, Bihar Police headquarters...
  • Patna serial blasts: Nitish gave free hand to terrorists to eliminate Modi, alleges BJP leader 18-11-2013 08:49 AM

    As allegations and counter-allegations flew thick and fast, a senior Bihar BJP leader on Monday alleged that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had hatched a conspiracy to eliminate Narendra Modi by giving free hand to terrorist organisations, a charge rubbished by the ruling JD(U). "I am levelling a straight-forward allegation...
  • Five more suspected SIMI members arrested in Chhattisgarh 18-11-2013 07:46 AM

    Continuing its crackdown on Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), Chhattisgarh police, on Sunday, said five more members of the banned outfit have been arrested from the different locations of the capital in the past two days. These fresh arrests have been made to facilitate ongoing investigations, which have established...
  • NIA alert helps Bihar police nab kingpin of illegal money transaction racket 13-11-2013 01:09 PM

    A woman "kingpin" of an illegal money transaction racket operating from Lakhisarai with Pakistani link, has been arrested from Karnataka by Bihar Police. A team of Bihar Police arrested Aysha Bano from Mangalore. Her husband, Zubair, who runs a bidi business was detained, Lakhisarai Superintendent of Police Rajiv Mishra told...
  • Nitish criticises BJP, says protocol to be formulated for booking Gandhi Maidan 11-11-2013 05:27 PM

    Patna: Criticising the BJP for not cleaning Gandhi Maidan before their October 27 rally which "helped in hiding bombs inside polythene bags", Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said a protocol is being formulated for booking the field for rallies and functions. "I have instructed officials to formulate a...
  • Patna serial blasts: One more arrested from Dhanbad 11-11-2013 12:12 PM

    Following a tip off from the National Investigation Agency (NIA), the Bihar police have arrested a person, Raju Sao, from Jharkhand's Dhanbad district in connection with the Patna serial blasts, police said on Monday. Raju Sao was arrested from Jharia in Dhanbad when a Bihar police team conducted raids late...
  • Phailin saved Ranchi from serial blasts 10-11-2013 04:13 PM

    The cyclone Phailin proved to be a boon for the Jharkhand state capital as it helped avert serial blasts during the Durga Puja festival, police sources said on Sunday. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Ranchi police recovered nine bombs fitted with timers from the Iram lodge in Hindpiri area...