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Swaminarayan Temple attack: Khalistan menace will come to haunt Canada in a big way
India

Swaminarayan Temple attack: Khalistan menace will come to haunt Canada in a big way

There is a growing realisation among the Canadian political class that the appeasement of Khalistanis will cost Canada its bilateral relations with India big time

China places hold on US, India move to list Pakistani terrorist under UNSC sanctions
India

China places hold on US, India move to list Pakistani terrorist under UNSC sanctions

Pakistan-based militant Abdul Rehman Makki is a US-designated terrorist and brother-in-law of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief and 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Delhi court orders framing of charge against Yasin Malik, Hafiz Saeed and others
India

Delhi court orders framing of charge against Yasin Malik, Hafiz Saeed and others

The court said Malik had set up an elaborate structure and mechanism across the world to raise funds for carrying out terrorist and other unlawful activities in Jammu and Kashmir in the name of freedom struggle

Terror groups targeting India continue to operate from Pakistan, says US report on terrorism
India

Terror groups targeting India continue to operate from Pakistan, says US report on terrorism

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, in the 2020 Country Reports on Terrorism issued on Thursday, said that regionally, terrorist groups continued to operate from Pakistan.

Opinion | There is a new enemy in town and it is not the Taliban
World

Opinion | There is a new enemy in town and it is not the Taliban

The real danger right now is refusing to see the dangers of this newly minted ‘liberalism with Taliban characteristics'

Significant progress on FATF's first action plan: US on Pakistan's grey list status for terror financing
World

Significant progress on FATF's first action plan: US on Pakistan's grey list status for terror financing

The global body against money laundering and terror financing had also asked Pakistan to work to address its strategically important deficiencies

Indian citizen linked to RAW behind blast outside Hafiz Saeed's house, claims Pakistan
India

Indian citizen linked to RAW behind blast outside Hafiz Saeed's house, claims Pakistan

Three persons were killed and 24 others injured when a car bomb exploded outside the JuD chief's residence at Johar Town in Lahore on 23 June

Why Pakistan continues to find itself in the black hole of FATF grey list
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Why Pakistan continues to find itself in the black hole of FATF grey list

FATF Pakistan status: Until Pakistan stops terror financing and providing terror infrastructure, it is unlikely to come out of the grey list

Pakistan: Two killed, 17 injured as explosion rocks Lahore's Johar; cause of blast yet to be ascertained
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Pakistan: Two killed, 17 injured as explosion rocks Lahore's Johar; cause of blast yet to be ascertained

Multiple witnesses said that the glass windows of nearby homes and buildings were shattered. According to reports, the sound was so loud that it was heard in faraway areas

Pakistan court sentences Hafiz Saeed's two close aides to over 15 years each in terror financing case
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Pakistan court sentences Hafiz Saeed's two close aides to over 15 years each in terror financing case

The anti-terrorism court in Lahore on Tuesday also sentenced Saeed’s brother-in-law Abdul Rehman Makki to six months in jail

Pakistan arrests 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi on terror finance charges
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Pakistan arrests 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi on terror finance charges

Lakhvi is alleged to be a leader of the Lashker-e-Taiba group that organised the Mumbai attacks in 2008 that killed 166 people. He was detained days after the Mumbai attacks but released in 2015 by Pakistani courts

12 years of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack: Look at Pakistan masterminds, brave Indian officers and survivors who lived to tell the brutal tale
India

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

Hafiz Saeed's 'ten-year jail sentence' is an eyewash; LeT chief remains emblem of Pakistani duplicity
World

Hafiz Saeed's 'ten-year jail sentence' is an eyewash; LeT chief remains emblem of Pakistani duplicity

Saeed has been in and out of house arrest since 2008, with the courts setting him free after the State seemed unable to frame charges

Pakistan court sentences two more aides of Hafiz Saeed in terror financing case
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Pakistan court sentences two more aides of Hafiz Saeed in terror financing case

The Anti-Terrorism Court of Lahore handed down six and five-and-a-half years of imprisonment to the JuD's Muhammad Ashraf and Lucman Shah, respectively

Pakistani anti-terrorism court sentences 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed to 10 years in jail in two terror cases
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Pakistani anti-terrorism court sentences 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed to 10 years in jail in two terror cases

The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) of Lahore on Thursday also sentenced three other leaders of Jamat-ud-Dawa, including Saeed's two close aides — Zafar Iqbal and Yahya Mujahid — to 10 and a half years each, while his brother-in-law Abdul Rehman Makki was sentenced to six months imprisonment

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

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

Terrorism, clandestine nuclear trade constitute Pakistan's only 'crowning glory', says India at UN
India

Terrorism, clandestine nuclear trade constitute Pakistan's only 'crowning glory', says India at UN

The strong rebuttal came after Imran Khan spoke about India's internal affairs, including the issue of Jammu and Kashmir, at the high-level General Debate

Days after admitting to Dawood Ibrahim's presence, Pakistan attempts to distance itself from claim
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Days after admitting to Dawood Ibrahim's presence, Pakistan attempts to distance itself from claim

Islamabad has claimed that the assertions made by some sections of the media about Pakistan admitting to the "presence of certain listed individuals" are baseless and misleading

Bank accounts of Hafiz Saeed, four other JuD leaders restored after approval from UN Sanctions Committee: Report
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Bank accounts of Hafiz Saeed, four other JuD leaders restored after approval from UN Sanctions Committee: Report

All five are currently serving sentences ranging from one to five years in a Lahore jail in connection to terror financing cases.

At UN, India asks Pakistan to stop terror funding and dismantle militant camps operating from its soil
India

At UN, India asks Pakistan to stop terror funding and dismantle militant camps operating from its soil

India's terse statement came a week after the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) decided to retain Pakistan on its 'Grey List' and warned the country of stern action if it fails to prosecute and penalise those involved in terror funding emanating from its jurisdiction.