2611 Attack News
It has been 14 years since 10 terrorists wreaked havoc and struck at the very heart of Mumbai. The day is etched into the memories of not only people living in the city but the entire nation
On 26 November 2008, Mumbai was rocked to its core when ten men stormed the financial capital of the country with the sole aim of unleashing terror and destruction. Thirteen years later, we revisit the attacks and salute those who laid down their lives in the attack
Manish Tewari criticises UPA's post-26/11 response, says Congress-led govt was 'insensitive, useless'
Tewari, who was a Union minister in the UPA government, has criticised the erstwhile dispensation for not actioning "a kinetic response in the days following India's 9/11" in his book — '10 Flash Points; 20 Years — National Security Situations that Impacted India'.
Mumbai Diaries 26/11 is an arresting genre piece. But it sets up morally ambiguous and potentially rich storylines, only to squander them with lazy writing, and paper the gaps with action sequences.
Narendra Modi congratulates Moshe Holtzberg on his Bar Mitzvah, sends moving message to Israeli survivor of 26/11 Mumbai attacks
Moshe Tzvi Holtzberg was a two-year-old toddler when his parents were killed in the 26/11 terror attacks at Nariman House (also known as Chabad House) by Pakistani terrorists
Hotel Mumbai movie review: Dev Patel, Anupam Kher's film on 26/11 terror attacks is immersive and gut-wrenching
Every aspect of Hotel Mumbai, from the direction and performances to the editing and production design, seems harrowingly real.
Pakistan court grants pre-arrest bail to Hafiz Saeed, three aides in case involving "illegal use" of land for seminary
Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and his three aides were granted pre-arrest bail on Monday by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan in a case pertaining to the banned outfit's illegal use of land for its seminary
Piyush Goyal questions late Maharashtra CM Vilasrao Deshmukh's intentions over son's visit to 26/11 attack site; Riteish says wrong to accuse deceased
Union Minister Piyush Goyal, on Monday, said that actor Ritesh Deshmukh had been allowed entry in the Taj Oberoi hotel only because he was the then chief minister's son and it became even worse because the actor had come with a film producer to the site due to which the late Vilasrao Deshmukh had to later resign from his post.
'Honoured to be associated with martyr': Digvijaya Singh responds to Sumitra Mahajan's charge that Hemant Karkare made arrests on his behalf
Days after BJP's Bhopal candidate Pragya Singh Thakur courted controversy for saying she had cursed Hemant Karkare, Sumitra Mahajan shed doubt on the IPS officer's steadfastness as a cop.
‘Despicable and regrettable’: Eight ex-DGPs issue statement condemning Pragya Singh Thakur’s remarks about Hemant Karkare
Eight former DGPs issued a joint statement condemning Pragya Singh Thakur's remarks against Hemant Karkare, who was killed in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack
BJP says Sadhvi Pragya's comment on Hemant Karkare a 'personal view', asserts party always held him to be a 'martyr'
'The BJP believes that Karkare died while bravely fighting terrorists. The BJP has always considered him a martyr,' the party said.
Sadhvi Pragya Singh says she 'cursed' Hemant Karkare: IPS Association condemns 'insulting' statement, calls for respecting the dead
The statement of the IPS Association adds to the condemnation pouring in from various quarters over Thakur's statement about Karkare.
Nirmala Sitharaman castigates Opposition for questioning Balakot air strikes, says it was 'shocking conduct'
Sitharaman also accused the previous Congress-led UPA government of not taking deterrent action following the 26 November, 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai.
26/11 Mumbai terror attack was barbaric, says Mike Pompeo: US calls upon Pakistan to implement UNSC sanctions against perpetrators
Describing the Mumbai terror attack as a "barbarity", the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday called upon Pakistan and other nations to uphold their UN Security Council obligations to implement sanctions against those responsible for the atrocity, including Lashkar-e-Taiba and its affiliates.
Can't run a country with two or three parallel govts, says Nawaz Sharif; hints at Pakistan's role in 26/11 attacks
Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the Pakistan indeed sent terrorists to Mumbai for the 26/11 terror attack
Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed has announced his plan to contest in the 2018 general election, days after his release from house arrest.
26/11 Mumbai terror attacks anniversary: Police upgrades response mechanism, intends to set up marine police wing
An improved coordination between various agencies and the quick response mechanism put in place by the police are the key to Mumbai's security in the last nine years following the 26/11 attack, officials said
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New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Monday said there was "nothing new" in former Pakistan National Security Advisor (NSA) Mahmud Ali Durrani's public admission that a terrorist group from his country carried out the 2008 Mumbai attack.
26/11 Mumbai terror attacks carried out by Pakistan-based terror group: Ex-Pak NSA Mahmud Ali Durrani
Former Pakistan National Security Advisor (NSA) Mahmud Ali Durrani on Monday admitted that a terrorist group based in his country carried out the 2008 Mumbai terror attack.