Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Shinde proposes to host Pak judicial commission after Sept 19 September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: India has proposed to host a Pakistani judicial commission, which will cross-examine key witnesses in the Mumbai terror attacks case, after September 19, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Wednesday. Shinde said due to the ongoing 'Ganesh Chaturthi', which is the biggest festival in Maharashtra, India has requested Pakistan...
  • 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Pakistan judicial commission's visit to India delayed by 4 days September 4, 2013

    A Pakistani judicial commission's visit to India to cross-examine key witnesses in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case was on Tuesday delayed by four days due to the non-availability of flights. "We were supposed to leave on September 7 but the PIA flight on that day has been cancelled. Hence, we...
  • 26/11 attacks: Pak court adjourns trial of suspects till June 1 May 25, 2013

    Islamabad: The trial of seven Pakistani suspects, including Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was on Saturday adjourned till June 1 as the government is yet to appoint a chief prosecutor to handle the case. The trial suffered a major setback when chief prosecutor...
  • Pak consents for Indian team's visit on Mumbai trial December 17, 2012

    Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Monday gave its consent for a team of Indian legal experts to visit Islamabad this week to finalise the terms of reference for a Pakistani judicial commission that will go to Mumbai to gather evidence on the 2008 terror attacks on the financial hub. Pakistani officials...
  • India welcomes Pak admission that LeT trained 26/11 attackers November 12, 2012

    Reacting to the Pakistan officials' revelation that the key accused in 26/11 attacks case including Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi got training at Lashkar-e-Toiba camps in Karachi, Mansehra and Muzaffarabad, Home Secretary RK Singh said that it seems that Pakistan is trying to expedite the trial. ...
  • 26/11: Pak officials reveal details of training of accused November 12, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistani officials have revealed the details of training given to the 26/11 Mumbai attackers. They have admitted in an anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi that the key accused including Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi got training at Lashkar-e-Toiba camps in Karachi, Mansehra and Muzaffarabad. The Pakistani investigators have told court that the...
  • Pak officials give details of training 26/11 accused received November 11, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistani officials have informed an anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi the details of training received at Lashkar-e-Taiba camps by the perpetrators of the Mumbai terror attacks. Judge Chaudhry Habibur Rehman on Saturday recorded the statements of five inspectors of crime investigation department who are prosecution witnesses, the daily Dawn reported...
  • 26/11 case: Trial adjourned till November 3 in Pak October 13, 2012

    Islamabad: The trial of seven suspects, including LeT's operational commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, involved in 2008 Mumbai attack case has been adjourned till November 3 as the judge of the Pakistani court hearing the case has been admitted to hospital, a prosecutor said on Saturday. Judge Chaudhry Habib-ur-Rehman would be...
  • Delhi Police file chargesheet against Abu Jundal September 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Wednesday filed the chargesheet against 26/11 handler and Lashkar-e-Toiba operative Abu Jundal in a Delhi court. Even though Jundal is related to Mumbai attacks the charegsheet was filed by the Delhi Police because they had arrested a Pakistani national Mohammed Adil while investigating the...
  • 'LeT cadres in J&K receive instructions from Pak' July 9, 2012

    New Delhi: In an important disclosure, Jammu and Kashmir's Director General of Police on Monday said that the Lashkar-e-Toiba's cadres in the valley were directly taking orders from its bosses in Pakistan, Hafiz Sayeed and Zaki-ur Rehman. "Entire Lashkar operatives may not be operating on their own... There are handlers... there...
  • Pakistan changes 26/11 trial judge for 5th time June 5, 2012

    Islamabad: The judge conducting the trial of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other Pakistani suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks was on Tuesday changed for the fifth time, raising questions about progress in the case. Anti-terrorism court Judge Shahid Rafique, who was hearing the matter, was...
  • Pak court adjourns 26/11 trial till May 19 May 5, 2012

    Islamabad: The trial of LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other Pakistani suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks was on Saturday adjourned till May 19, even as defence lawyers filed an application raising objections to the report of a judicial panel that recently visited India. The defence lawyers...
  • 26/11: Trial of suspects to begin today in Pak April 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The trial of the seven Pakistani suspects, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, charged with involvement in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks is set to take place on Saturday in Islamabad. The prosecutors will submit a report on the Pakistan judicial commission's visit to India. The anti-terrorism court, which is conducting...
  • Pak court reserves verdict on Lakhvi's plea October 17, 2011

    Lahore: A Pakistani court on Monday reserved its verdict on a petition filed by Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, charged with masterminding the Mumbai attacks, seeking the transfer of his trial from an anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi to Lahore. The petition was heard by Lahore High Court Chief Justice Ijaz Chaudhry,...
  • 26/11 trial in Pak adjourned over Lakhvi's plea September 10, 2011

    Islamabad: The trial of seven Pakistanis charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was adjourned for a week after one of the key accused, Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, filed a petition against the judge of the anti-terrorism court. During a hearing held behind closed doors in Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail,...
  • 26/11: Prosecutors given a week to provide papers June 11, 2011

    Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of LeT's Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks on Saturday gave prosecutors a week's time to provide copies of statements of key Indian witnesses and other relevant documents to defence lawyers. ...
  • A key 26/11 suspect nabbed after Saudi tip-off May 20, 2011

    Islamabad: One of the seven suspects arrested by Pakistani authorities for alleged involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was detained on the basis of information provided by Saudi Arabia, according to a secret US cable released by WikiLeaks. The cable dated August 7, 2009 sent by then Charge d'Affaires Gerald Feierstein said...
  • Pak declines India request on 26/11 inquiry April 15, 2011

    Islamabad: Pakistani authorities have declined an Indian request to send an inquiry commission to interrogate LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks, a media report said on Sunday. "There is no law under which we could allow the Indian investigators to grill...
  • Pak court adjourns trail of 26/11 suspects till March 19 March 5, 2011

    Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Saturday adjourned till March 19 the trial of LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks after prosecution lawyers boycotted proceedings when they were not allowed to take their security details into the makeshift courtroom in a...
  • 26/11 trial stuck due to Indian witnesses: Pak September 4, 2010

    Islamabad: Admitting that the trial of LeT's Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six others charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks is "stuck", Pakistan on Saturday said the formation of a commission to record the testimony of two key Indian witnesses is necessary to take things forward. Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik...
  • Pak govt gives court evidence against 26/11 suspects January 30, 2010

    Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Saturday presented evidence before an anti-terrorism court against Lashkar-e-Toiba operations chief Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects for their alleged involvement in the Mumbai attacks. The government's team of prosecutors presented evidence against the accused in the court of Judge Malik Muhammad Akram Awan in...
  • Pak court chargesheets 7, including Lakhvi November 25, 2009

    Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Wednesday formally charged seven suspects, including Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, with planning and helping execute the Mumbai attacks, an action that came a day before the first anniversary of the brazen assault. The court also declared 16 people, including Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone...
  • 26/11 trial: Pakistan court indicts seven suspects October 12, 2009

    Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terror court has formally indicted Lashkar-e-Toiba's operations chief Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and six other suspects arrested in connection with the Mumbai attacks and adjourned the case for a week. Judge Baqir Ali Rana, conducting the trial behind closed doors at Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi, formally charged the suspects...
  • Pakistan adjourns trial of 26/11 attack accused October 3, 2009

    New Delhi: A Pakistan anti-terror court on Saturday adjourned the trial of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack accused for the second time in just over a week. The trial, which is to take place inside the high-security Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi, will now start on October 10. Lashkar-e-Toiba chief Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi and...
  • Militants could attack jail, Pak steps up guard May 4, 2009

    New Delhi: In Pakistan, security has been beefed up at the Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi where those accused of Mumbai terror attacks on 26/11 have been housed. Those in jail include Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi amongst others. The stepped up security measures come after intelligence reports that militants might try to free...
  • LeT names new leaders, to focus on Kashmir March 7, 2009

    New Delhi: Lashkar-e-Toiba has undergone a major overhaul with its command in Jammu and Kashmir changing hands. The Pakistan-based terror group has new commanders taking over its operations in the terror-hit state following the arrests of Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, Zarar Shah, Yousuf Muzammil, Ahmad Bhai and a few others. Lakhvi, Shah and...
  • No official word from Pak on 26/11 suspects' arrest February 16, 2009

    New Delhi: Where are the Mumbai attack masterminds Zakiur Rahman Lakhvi and Zarar Shah? There is no official word from Islamabad either on their arrest or detention. It seems as if is Pakistan has gone back to speaking in two voices over the Mumbai terror attack issue. Pakistani media report government...
  • LeT leaders' trial for 26/11 attacks won’t be public February 15, 2009

    Islamabad: Lashkar-e-Toiba leaders Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and Zarar Shah have been arrested for their suspected involvement in the Mumbai terror attacks, it was disclosed on Sunday. The Pakistan government had announced on Thursday the arrest of six people for "planning, financing and abetting" the Mumbai terror attacks but about Lakhvi and...