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Feb 26, 2019
Maulana Yusuf Azhar, mastermind of Kandahar hijack, was main target of IAF's airstrike in Balakot; has Interpol notice against himYusuf Azhar was the main target of the IAF strike at Balakot, which is located in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan which Gokhale claimed was a "pre-emptive non-military" attack on the terrorist camps to eliminate terrorists who were being trained to carry out jihadist attacks in India in the wake of the 14 February Pulwama attack which killed 40 CRPF jawans.
Jul 04, 2015
Dulat's revelations: IC-814 was Vajpayee's fault, but what would've Cong done in his place?So, the Congress can count its blessings and continue berating the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government for releasing three terrorists for the release of passengers in the hijacked aircraft. Let us hope the Congress is never put to a similar test.
Jul 03, 2015
'BJP wearing mask of nationalism': Cong attacks Modi govt over ex-RAW chief Dulat's revelationsCongress raked up the post-Godhra riots issue against PM Modi, latching onto the claims by former RAW chief A S Dulat to demand that Modi apologise for 2002 riots.
Sep 03, 2014
ISIS' beheading of Sotloff: US may be outraged but terror is good businessDespite the horror of hostage-taking and the beheading of American journo Steve Sotloff, by ISIS, the fact is all countries are doing deals with terrorists. Terror finds oxygen from all countries that claim to be victims of terrorism
Sep 03, 2014
Slain US journalist Steven Sotloff also held Israeli citizenship: ReportsPublic radio reported that Sotloff's family, who live in Miami, Florida, is Jewish and that he had studied in Herzliya, north of Tel Aviv.
Apr 29, 2014
BJP govt bowed to wishes of terrorists during Kandahar hijack: RahulTaking on the opposition party which has accused the Congress government of being soft on terror, he said the then top functionaries of the BJP government, including Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, bowed to the wishes of hijackers while Congress always stood up to terrorists.
Mar 18, 2014
Jailtey defends Vajpayee govt releasing terrorists to end Kandahar crisisHe said in reply to a question that if NDA returns to power at the Centre its government would definitely ask Pakistan to hand over those accused of the plane hijack.
Feb 18, 2014
The resurgence of JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar's and why it worries IndiaThe Pakistan state is being accused of allowing the Jaish-e-Mohammed chief to grow in influence again.
Oct 19, 2012
Mumbai court acquits 19 accused in '99 Kandahar hijack caseA local court today acquitted 19 persons, accused to have helped get fake passports for the hijackers of the Indian Airlines flight IC-814 in December 1999.