India News | Thursday July 30, 2015
Yakub Memon -- who was convicted for playing a crucial role in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts -- was executed today by the same constable who had carried out the hanging of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab in Pune's Yerwada jail three years ago.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Yakub Memon, the lone 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict who was hanged to death today, became the third terror convict to have been sent to the gallows in the last four years.
India News | Agencies | Sunday May 24, 2015
The erstwhile UPA government had executed Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru for "political reasons" and he was informed only hours before, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said today.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday March 23, 2015
After he confessed that he cooked up a statement about terrorist Ajmal Kasab wanting biryani in jail, public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam has been asked for a clarification by the Maharashtra government.
Blog | Aunindyo Chakravarty | Monday March 23, 2015
Ujjwal Nikam and the Biryani Controversy - by Aunindyo Chakravarty
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
26/11 Mumbai terror attack accused Ajmal Kasab's demand for Mutton Biryani in jail was just a myth and was "concocted" to stop an "emotional wave" which was being created in favour of the militant, claimed Ujjwal Nikam, public prosecutor in the case.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
For the eighth time, the judge of the anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of seven Pakistani suspects charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was changed on Wednesday as the case was transferred to another court.
India News | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 18, 2014
Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, accused by India of plotting the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai along with Hafiz Saeed, was granted bail today despite evidence that New Delhi believes is strong enough to convict him.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
A hangman in Meerut has become much sought in the last few days as he awaits his maiden opportunity to execute Surinder Koli, the convict in the Nithari serial murders case.
Opinion | Kumar Ketkar | Tuesday July 15, 2014
BJP denial about blessing the meet is not convincing, says Kumar Ketkar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
He has been arrested in connection with the Rs 5,600 crore NSEL scam case.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
A special court in Mumbai today sentenced a man to 15 months' imprisonment for making a hoax call to an airline's office, threatening to hijack a plane to get Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Kasab released.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Shiv Sena MLC Anil Parab has asked Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan to dismiss Home Minister RR Patil from the state cabinet for "leaking details" about 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab's time in prison and his cremation inside the Yerwada jail.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and Home Minister RR Patil today paid tributes to martyrs at a Police Memorial in Mumbai on the fifth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley, who played a key role in plotting the 2008 Mumbai attacks, boasted to his former school-mates that the assault was "retaliation" for events in Kashmir and Afghanistan, according to a new book by a Danish journalist.
Mumbai News | Miloni Bhatt | Wednesday September 25, 2013
On the concluding day of its Mumbai visit, the Pakistani Judicial Commission cross examined four witnesses of the 26/11 attacks at Mumbai's Esplanade court today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 24, 2013
The deposition of Indian witnesses in the 26/11 terror attack case began in Mumbai today before an 8-member Pakistani Judicial Commission amid tight security arrangements.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 4, 2013
A Pakistani judicial commission, scheduled to arrive in Delhi on Saturday to cross-examine witnesses of the Mumbai terror attacks, has cancelled its visit.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 22, 2013
Pakistan is ready to send a judicial commission to India for the second time next month to cross examine the witnesses of Mumbai terror attack to take the case forward in Rawalpindi court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 9, 2013
The Indian Coast Guard has stepped up security along the west coast of the country following inputs from central security agencies that Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba terror group may carry out an attack in Delhi, "We have increased vigil and patrolling activity along the west coast," an official of the Coast Guard said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 2, 2013
Rahul Gandhi and Congress leaders should stop shedding "crocodile tears" over Sarabjit Singh's death, BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy said today and demanded that the government make a statement about steps taken to save the death row prisoner in Pakistan.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 2, 2013
Imagine what would have happened if Ajmal Kasab, the ruthless foot-soldier of the 26/11 terror strikes, had chosen Goa instead of Mumbai as his terror target, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Thursday.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday May 1, 2013
The family of Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner who is comatose at a Lahore hospital, returned to India via the Wagah border today. Sarabjit's sister Dalbir Kaur, his wife and two daughters were granted emergency visas to visit Pakistan on Sunday.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Ketki Angre; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 14, 2013
The Supreme Court has ruled that Punjab militant Devender Pal Singh Bhullar will be executed for killing nine people with a car bomb in 2009 in Delhi.