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After Narendra Modi came to power in 2014, not a single major Islamist terror attack has taken place on civilian targets outside Jammu and Kashmir
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
Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, state home minister Anil Deshmukh and environment minister Aaditya Thackeray paid their respects at the newly-built memorial at the police headquarters in south Mumbai
12 years of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack: Look at Pakistan masterminds, brave Indian officers and survivors who lived to tell the brutal tale
As Mumbai grappled with the four-day siege in 2008, many heroes emerged. While some lived to tell the tale, others sacrificed their lives to ensure hundreds were rescued from the horrific shooting and bombings that followed
Books of the week: From spymaster RN Kao's story, to Aimless in Banaras by Bishwanath Ghosh, our picks
Our weekly roundup of books that should be on your radar.
China calls 26/11 Mumbai attacks one of the ‘most notorious’, opposes linking terrorism ’with specific countries’
China made the remark t on the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks, blamed on Pakistan-based Hafiz Saeed, in a white paper on its crackdown on militants in Xianjiang.
Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who helped plot 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, likely to be extradited to India from US
There is a strong possibility of Tahawwur Hussain Rana, currently serving a 14-year jail term in the US for plotting the 2008 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, being extradited to India.
26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Justice delayed could well be justice denied if Pakistan continues to drag its feet on trial
It will be no surprise to hear that one day all of the accused in the ongoing 26/11 case in Pakistan are acquitted, while we continue to debate whether Kasab "was Indian or not".
Budgam encounter: In Naveed Jatt's death, LeT loses its poster boy as a chapter of terror ends in Kashmir
Jatt spent most of his time in Kashmir emphasising on Jihad but his mission was cut short when he was arrested in 2014 from Shopian by Kulgam police.
10th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Residents to lay wreaths at memorial in honour of victims
On the anniversary of the 26/11 attacks on Mumbai, the police force will remember the more than a dozen officers who were killed in a ceremony.
Tenth anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: CST, Taj Mahal hotel among locations targeted by terrorists; all you need to know
India marks the tenth anniversary on Monday of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that left 166 people dead and hundreds more injured.
26/11 Mumbai attacks: 10 years on, forensic expert remembers the night terrorist Abu Ismail was brought in
Dr Shailesh Mohite himself conducted the post-mortem on Abu Ismail, who had several gunshot wounds on his body.
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.
26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: US announces $5 million reward for information leading to arrest of perpetrators
The Trump Administration announced this major reward (of more than Rs 35 crores) on the 10th anniversary of the terror attack in which 10-Pakistan based LeT terrorist went on a shooting rampage in India's financial hub killing 166 people, including six Americans.
26/11 Mumbai attacks: Memorial dedicated to victims to be inaugurated at Nariman House in Mumbai; families recall 2008 horror
Ten years after the 26/11 attack, Mumbai police commissioner Subodh Kumar Jaiswal says that Mumbai is safe and police are competent to handle any terror threat.
Washington shares India's concern about Pakistan allowing Hafiz Saeed to roam free, says US official
The statement comes a day after US secretary of state Mike Pompeo met Pakistan's new prime minister Imran Khan and pressed him to take "sustained and decisive measures" against terrorists threatening the regional peace and stability.
Pakistan's NSA Nasser Janjua's sudden resignation breeds conspiracy theories, unfounded reports of rift with caretaker PM
Nasser Janjua's resignation has created much speculation in Pakistan at a time when media, and almost everyone else, is knee-deep in conspiracy theories.
Pakistan court issues notice to Nawaz Sharif on petition against his admission of Pak hand in Mumbai terror attack
A Pakistani court has issued a notice to ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on a petition seeking action against him for claiming that those involved in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack belonged to Pakistan.
Pakistan court issues notice to Nawaz Sharif on petition seeking action for his Mumbai attack remarks
The petitioner said the "anti-state" statement of Sharif — a three-time prime minister — could be used against Pakistan by its enemies.
Nawaz Sharif 'grossly misinterpreted' over remarks on Mumbai attack: Party blames 'malicious propaganda' by media
Facing ire from all quarters for his admission on the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif today claimed that the media "grossly misinterpreted" his remarks.