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Pakistan to remain in FATF 'grey' list till Feb 2021 as nation fails to fulfil six key obligations
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Pakistan to remain in FATF 'grey' list till Feb 2021 as nation fails to fulfil six key obligations

Sources said some of the tasks which Pakistan failed to fulfil include failure to take action against all UN-designated terrorists like JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar, LeT founder Hafiz Seed and the outfit's operational commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi

Attack on Nankana Sahib: Main accused in vandalism of Pakistani gurudwara arrested by police, charged under anti-terrorism act
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Attack on Nankana Sahib: Main accused in vandalism of Pakistani gurudwara arrested by police, charged under anti-terrorism act

The main accused in the recent incident of vandalism at Gurdwara Nankana Sahib in Pakistan has been arrested and charged with anti-terrorism act, a top official said on Monday

Pakistan's counter-terrorism department tells court it has declared Hafiz Saeed guilty of 'terror financing'
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Pakistan's counter-terrorism department tells court it has declared Hafiz Saeed guilty of 'terror financing'

Hafiz Saeed was declared guilty of 'terror financing' by the Counter Terrorism Department in a Pakistani court. Saeed, a UN designated terrorist whom the US has placed a USD 10 million bounty on, was presented before the Anti-Terrorism Court Gujranwala.

Pakistan's anti-terrorism court extends 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed’s judicial custody until 7 August
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Pakistan's anti-terrorism court extends 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed’s judicial custody until 7 August

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan extended the judicial custody of 26/11 mastermind and UN-proscribed terrorist Hafiz Saeed until 7 August. Hafiz Saeed, the chief of terror outfit LeT, was arrested on last Wednesday over charges related to terror financing. His arrest came just two days after an ATC in Lahore granted interim bail to him.

Pakistan's counter-terrorism forces arrest regional head of international NGO for 'diverting funds to Al-Qaeda'
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Pakistan's counter-terrorism forces arrest regional head of international NGO for 'diverting funds to Al-Qaeda'

In Pakistan, the regional head of an international non-governmental organisation, accused of diverting money to Al-Qaeda was arrested.

Pakistan continues to face FATF blacklisting threat due to inaction against Hafiz Saeed-linked groups
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Pakistan continues to face FATF blacklisting threat due to inaction against Hafiz Saeed-linked groups

Pakistani government officials who participated in the FATF meetings reveal that the biggest concern of the task force is the status of groups affiliated with Hafiz Saeed.

FATF grey list: US official says Pakistan needs better anti-terrorism practices, calls for checks on funding of groups
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FATF grey list: US official says Pakistan needs better anti-terrorism practices, calls for checks on funding of groups

US state department official said that Pakistan has outstanding counter-terrorism deficiencies and urged for it to take actions to curb funding of terror groups two days after FATF placed Islamabad on the 'grey list'

Imran Khan backs Hafiz Saeed as PTI submits adjournment notice against ban on JuD
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Imran Khan backs Hafiz Saeed as PTI submits adjournment notice against ban on JuD

Leader of PTI Imran Khan backed 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed on Monday as the party submitted an adjournment notice against the ban on JuD.

Pakistan to permanently ban Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud Dawa under new amendment to Anti-Terrorism Act
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Pakistan to permanently ban Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud Dawa under new amendment to Anti-Terrorism Act

The Pakistan government is working on a draft bill to permanently ban Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud Dawa as well as other groups.

Pakistan court orders government to explain ban on JuD, its charity wing
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Pakistan court orders government to explain ban on JuD, its charity wing

The court order came during a petition filed by Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Saeed on Thursday, challenging a notification of the interior ministry of Pakistan to ban his social welfare activities.

Hafiz Saeed to remain under house arrest for 90 days after detention period
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Hafiz Saeed to remain under house arrest for 90 days after detention period

Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed will remain under house arrest here for 90 days more after the expiry of his three-month detention period on Sunday.

Manohar Parrikar questions Pakistan's motives behind Hafiz Saeed's house arrest
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Manohar Parrikar questions Pakistan's motives behind Hafiz Saeed's house arrest

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said it has to be seen whether terror mastermind Hafiz Saeed's house arrest was the result of "real wise thinking" on the part of Pakistan or simply because things had started "burning under their feet".

Pakistan cancels licenses of weapons issued to 'terrorist' Hafiz Saeed and his aides
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Pakistan cancels licenses of weapons issued to 'terrorist' Hafiz Saeed and his aides

Pakistan has cancelled the licenses of 44 weapons issued to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and other members of his organisations, citing security reasons.

Dhaka terror attack: Charges pressed against several people
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Dhaka terror attack: Charges pressed against several people

Bangladesh on Tuesday pressed charges against several people under Anti-Terrorism Act in connection with the country's worst terror attack in Dhaka

Maldives faces global censure and condemnation after ex-president Mohamed Nasheed jailed
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Maldives faces global censure and condemnation after ex-president Mohamed Nasheed jailed

The government of the Maldives on faced international condemnation, a day after former president Mohamed Nasheed was sentenced to 13 years in prison under anti-terrorism laws.

Musharraf cannot be tried under Anti-Terrorism Act: Probe panel
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Musharraf cannot be tried under Anti-Terrorism Act: Probe panel

A team formed to investigate former military ruler Pervez Musharraf over the sacking and detention of judges during the 2007 emergency had said in a preliminary report that he cannot be tried under the Anti-Terrorism Act, according to a media report on Wednesday.