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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 court sentences 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi to 15 years in jail in terror financing case
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Pakistan court sentences 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi to 15 years in jail in terror financing case

Lakhvi, who was on bail since 2015 in the 26/11 attack case, was arrested by the counter-terrorism department of Punjab province on Saturday

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

Mumbai, before and after 26/11: How the 2008 terror attacks changed the city and its citizens
India

Mumbai, before and after 26/11: How the 2008 terror attacks changed the city and its citizens

The 26/11 attacks taught us that terror is not some faraway notion, happening to other people, the wolf who may or may not be at the door. It was among us, its cruelty and evil ravaging everything

2008 Mumbai attacks: How India dishonoured an unknown Kashmiri spy who penetrated Lashkar-e-Taiba before 26/11
India

2008 Mumbai attacks: How India dishonoured an unknown Kashmiri spy who penetrated Lashkar-e-Taiba before 26/11

Mukhtar Ahmed Sheikh had made it possible to intercept the 26/11 death squad's calls — and prove Pakistan's role in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks — but he remains nearly unknown. He neither received a medal, nor a reward. Instead, he was held in prison for three months on spurious charges.

US welcomes indictment of Hafiz Saeed on terror funding charges, urges Pakistan to ensure 'full prosecution and expeditious trial'
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US welcomes indictment of Hafiz Saeed on terror funding charges, urges Pakistan to ensure 'full prosecution and expeditious trial'

Mumbai terror attack mastermind and chief of the banned JuD, Hafiz Saeed was indicted on Wednesday by a Pakistani anti-terrorism court along with three of his close aides on terror financing charges

Pakistan court grants pre-arrest bail to Hafiz Saeed, three aides in case involving
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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

BJP's Sadhvi Pragya says Hemant Karkare was 'cursed': Party's stand on slain ATS chief has flip-flopped since 2006
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BJP's Sadhvi Pragya says Hemant Karkare was 'cursed': Party's stand on slain ATS chief has flip-flopped since 2006

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur statement on Friday about slain Maharashtra ATS chief Hemant Karkare, reiterated the Hindu extremists' vitriolic stand against the IPS officer whose investigation into the Malegaon blast case had unearthed a Hindutva terror network

Imran Khan a new prime minister, he should be given an opportunity to fight terrorism: Mehbooba Mufti
India

Imran Khan a new prime minister, he should be given an opportunity to fight terrorism: Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti also denounced the war cries across India and batted for dialogue with Pakistan. "The two countries cannot afford war. Only illiterate people and fools talk about wars in this era. Both the countries are nuclear powers," she said.

Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who helped plot 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, likely to be extradited to India from US
India

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.

Bipin Rawat snubs Imran Khan's statement on 26/11 attacks, says no endorsement of Pakistan's complicity needed
India

Bipin Rawat snubs Imran Khan's statement on 26/11 attacks, says no endorsement of Pakistan's complicity needed

"We know who did it (the 2008 Mumbai terror attack). I don't think we have to get any statement from anybody," Bipin Rawat said.

26/11 anniversary: Marginal improvements in intelligence-gathering can't compensate for colossal gaps in policing system
India

26/11 anniversary: Marginal improvements in intelligence-gathering can't compensate for colossal gaps in policing system

The reality is, lessons, if learned, are soon forgotten. We quickly slide back into apathy and sluggishness.

10th anniversary of Mumbai terror attack: Donald Trump says US stands with India in its quest for justice for 26/11 strike
India

10th anniversary of Mumbai terror attack: Donald Trump says US stands with India in its quest for justice for 26/11 strike

On the 10th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, President Donald Trump on Monday said that the United States stands with the people of India in their quest for justice.

Tathagata Roy scraps tweet saying '26/11 attackers spared Muslims': Meghalaya governor no stranger to courting controversy
India

Tathagata Roy scraps tweet saying '26/11 attackers spared Muslims': Meghalaya governor no stranger to courting controversy

Meghalaya governor Tathagata Roy later admitted that his tweet on 26/11 Mumbai attacks was factually wrong and issued an apology on Twitter.

Full text: On 10th anniversary of 26/11, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asks Pakistan to act against Lashkar-e-Taiba
India

Full text: On 10th anniversary of 26/11, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asks Pakistan to act against Lashkar-e-Taiba

Mike Pompeo called upon all countries, while naming Pakistan in particular, to implement sanctions against terrorists responsible for the 26/11 attack.

Did India learn its lessons from 26/11 Mumbai attacks? No, acute police shortage part of system-wide malaise
India

Did India learn its lessons from 26/11 Mumbai attacks? No, acute police shortage part of system-wide malaise

Ten years ago, this day, the world watched as the Lashkar-e-Taiba's 26/11 assault team savagely exposed India's doddering police system. The killers faced police personnel armed with nothing but lathis, lacking even the rudiments of counter-terrorism training.

Full text: On 10th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, MEA accuses Pakistan of showing 'little sincerity' in bringing planners to book
India

Full text: On 10th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, MEA accuses Pakistan of showing 'little sincerity' in bringing planners to book

In a statement, the Ministry of External Affairs accused Pakistan of denying closure to the families of the 166 victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, saying Pakistan was "showing little sincerity in bringing perpetrators to justice".

'The trauma continues,' says grandfather of Moshe Holtzberg who survived the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack
India

'The trauma continues,' says grandfather of Moshe Holtzberg who survived the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack

"Time heals", they say. But for Rabbi Shimon Rosenberg — the grandfather of Moshe Holtzberg who survived the 26/11 carnage at the age of two, having lost his parents to the terror attack on the Nariman House — time could not heal their trauma despite a decade has passed since the tragedy struck the family.

10 years since 26/11 Mumbai attacks: Effective counter-measures aside, eliminating terrorists alone can't end terrorism
India

10 years since 26/11 Mumbai attacks: Effective counter-measures aside, eliminating terrorists alone can't end terrorism

Much like September 2001 attack in the case of the US, India’s homeland security was tightened to a great extent post 2008 Mumbai terror attack. The lack of a repeat event in ten years and in fact the absence of anything near a mass casualty act is a measure of success for the Indian intelligence and response agencies.

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: 10 years on, remembering Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan who lost his life battling LeT terrorists
India

26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: 10 years on, remembering Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan who lost his life battling LeT terrorists

Major Unnikrishnan was leading a team of NSG commandos to flush out terrorists from the Taj Palace Hotel in Mumbai when he was fatally wounded