ZAKIUR REHMAN LAKHVI

  • Pakistan: Court bars government from booking Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi in any other case 2 days ago

    Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Monday barred the government from booking Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind, in any other case without its permission after his counsel argued that "false" cases might be slapped against him to keep him in jail. Islamabad High Court (IHC) judge Noorul Haq Qureshi...
  • Pak court adjourns hearing on Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's plea against detention February 24, 2015

    Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing on the plea of Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind, against his detention under a public security act as the judge did not turn up. "Islamabad High Court judge Noorul Haq Qureshi was on leave today therefore the hearing...
  • Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi challenges detention February 23, 2015

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind, on Monday challenged his detention under a public security act in the Islamabad High Court (IHC), saying the government has detained him on "illegal grounds". "We have challenged the detention of Mr Lakhvi in the IHC. The government has detained him on...
  • Pakistan courts rejects 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's bail, to stay in jail February 13, 2015

    Islamabad: Yet again, 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail has been cancelled and will continue to stay lodged inside the Adiala Jail in Islamabad. He had applied for bail in a six-and-a-half year old kidnapping case. He is also facing trial in an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on...
  • Pakistan to try 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi on daily basis February 3, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan, under international pressure to curb terrorism and terrorist activities based on its territory, will conduct the trial of Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, on day-to-day basis, local media reported on Tuesday. The Islamabad High Court, whose earlier order for conditional release of...
  • Pakistan must get serious on terror, says Kirren Rijiju January 20, 2015

    New Delhi: In the wake of the US and the UK asking Pakistan to hand over terror mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi to India, the government on Tuesday said good sense must prevail on the neighbouring country and it must get serious on terrorism. "Pakistan must get serious on the issue...
  • US, UK ask Pakistan to hand over 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi to India January 19, 2015

    Islamabad: The US and the UK have asked Pakistan to hand over Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attack, to India to improve bilateral ties or to them for his "independent trial". During 54-year-old Lakhvi's bail case the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday, the prosecution informed that...
  • 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's custody in Pakistan jail extended by a month January 19, 2015

    Islamabad: Mumbai terror attacks accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi will have to spend more days in Jail as the Islamabad High Court on Monday extended his custody by a month. The division bench of the HC gave the order after hearing the petition moved by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) pleading the...
  • Pakistan: Islamabad HC to begin in-camera hearings of detention of 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi today January 14, 2015

    Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court will on Wednesday begin the in-camera hearings of the detention of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. This effectively means that the court proceedings cannot be published or be open to the media. On Tuesday, the government had submitted classified documents to the High Court to...
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  • Islamabad HC accepts government request for in-camera hearing of LeT operative Lakhvi's detention January 12, 2015

    Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court on Monday accepted the Pakistan government's application for an in-camera hearing of the detention of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. This effectively means that the court proceedings cannot be published or be open to the media. In December 2014, an anti-terrorism court granted bail to...
  • Pakistan court grants bail to 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi but he may stay in jail January 9, 2015

    Islamabad: Yet again, a Pakistan civil court granted bail to 26/11 mastermind and Lashkar-e-Toiba operative Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi in a kidnapping case against a surety of Rs 2 lakh. While Lakhvi's bail application was being heard in the court, his counsel Rizwan Abbasi argued that his client was wrongly booked in...
  • 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi to remain in jail, Pakistan Supreme Court rejects bail order January 7, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the Islamabad High Court (IHC) order regarding the release of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. The case has been remanded back to the IHC on the ground that the decision of Lakhvi's release was rushed. While giving its observations, the apex court maintained that...
  • Pakistani court to hear appeal against 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail January 6, 2015

    Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Tuesday will hear the government's appeal against the bail granted to 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. Meanwhile, the Pakistan Supreme Court on Monday formed a two member bench to hear Lakhvi's detention case. The bench headed by Justice Jawaad S Khawaja will hear the case on...
  • Cartoon of the day: 26/11 accused Lakhvi's bail row January 2, 2015

    As the Pakistan government finds it difficult to answer the 26/11 accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail row here is what cartoonist Neelabh has to show. ...
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  • Unnecessary hype created on grant of bail to Lakhvi: Pakistan January 1, 2015

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday said it was vigorously pursuing the 2008 Mumbai attack case and described as "unfortunate" the "hype" created on grant of bail to Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the mastermind of the deadly assault. "The case is sub-judice. It is unfortunate that an unnecessary hype was created on grant of...
  • Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi sent to 14-day judicial custody till January 15 January 1, 2015

    Islamabad: Lashkar-e-Toiba operative and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi has been sent to 14 days' judicial custody. He will now be produced on January 15. This comes after Pakistan government moved the Supreme Court earlier on Thursday protesting the detention suspension order issued by the Islamabad high court. Lakhvi was...
  • Pakistan files appeal against 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail in Supreme Court January 1, 2015

    Islamabad: Lashkar-e-Toiba operative and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail has been challenged by the Pakistan government in the Supreme Court on Thursday. There have been continuous flip-flops from Pakistan over his release in recent days. The Islamabad High Court had approved his release earlier this week only for...
  • 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi moves court against his detention in Pakistani jail December 31, 2014

    Islamabad: Mumbai attacks mastermind and Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi has challenged his two-day physical remand in a kidnapping case in a district and sessions court in Islamabad. His appeal comes a day after a Paksitani court detained him by slapping charges of kidnapping on him. There have been continuous flip-flops...
  • Flip-flop from Pakistan, 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi detained again December 30, 2014

    Islamabad: Lack of seriousness from Pakistan in dealing with Lashkar-e-Toiba operative and 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi is clearly evident. Not able to maintain a strong stand on Lakvi, Pakistan yet again detained him in a kidnapping case after slapping fresh charges on him. According to the First Information Report...
  • India summons Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit after cancellation of 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's detention December 29, 2014

    New Delhi: India strongly raised the issue of suspension of detention order of Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. High Commissioner of Pakistan Abdul Basit was summoned to the Ministry of External Affairs by Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Monday afternoon. The Foreign Secretary conveyed strong concern at the lack...
  • 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's detention cancelled by Islamabad HC, may walk out of jail December 29, 2014

    Islamabad: In a move that could be a major setback for India in the 26/11 Mumbai attack probe, the Islamabad High Court passed an interim order on Monday cancelling the detention notification of Lashkar-e-Toiba operative Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. As per the order, Lakhvi can walk out of jail once a...
  • Legal loopholes led to 26/11 prime accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail: Pakistan court December 27, 2014

    Islamabad: Legal loopholes in the Mumbai terror attack case led to the granting of bail to its alleged mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, an Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) stated here in a written order. The order added that weak evidence, registration of the FIR invoking irrelevant sections against the suspect, the "never-ending" trial...
  • 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi challenges detention in Pakistan high court December 26, 2014

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, on Friday challenged his detention under a public security order in the high court in Islamabad after the Pakistan government rejected his plea seeking release. "Today Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court, challenging his detention...
  • 26/11 prime accused Lakhvi appeals to Pakistan government for release December 24, 2014

    Islamabad: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, on Wednesday submitted an application with the Pakistan government seeking an end to his detention under a public security order slapped on him soon after being granted bail in the 26/11 case. "We have filed a representation (plea) with the...
  • Pakistan government fails to act on Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's bail, court vacations begin December 23, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan government on Tuesday again failed to file a plea challenging the bail to Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, on the last working day for courts ahead of a two-week winter break, citing that the judge has not released the copy of the order....
  • Pakistan forced to delay 26/11 accused Lakhvi's bail appeal as he hasn't got the court order yet December 22, 2014

    New Delhi: In yet another legal hitch in the trial of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, Pakistan government prosecutor said that he has been forced to delay an appeal against his bail as Lakhvi is yet to receive a copy of the court order. Lakhvi, accused in the...
  • Pakistan blames India for delay in Mumbai terror attacks trial December 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as Pakistan government is all set to challenge the bail granted to 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has blamed India for delay in the Mumbai terror attacks trial. Speaking at an event, Sartaj Aziz said...
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