Cities | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 jo...
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 patroll...
India | 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 Pakist...
India | 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 | 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 | 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.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday April 12, 2013
Devinderpal Singh Bhullar's appeal rejected: The Supreme Court has ruled that a death sentence cannot be commuted to life imprisonment because of a delay in execution. The court has rejected an appeal by Devinderpal Singh Bhullar against his hanging,...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 6, 2013
A court in Mumbai today directed Arthur Road Jail officials to arrange for a check-up of LeT operative and key 26/11 attacks handler Abu Jundal by a psychiatrist after he complained that he was hallucinating about hanged terrorist Ajmal Kasab.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 23, 2013
An anti-terrorism court today adjourned the trial of seven suspects charged with involvement in the Mumbai attacks till March 2 after prosecutors said they would submit an assurance from the Indian government that a Pakistani judicial commission will...
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday February 18, 2013
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has appealed for the death penalty to be abolished. Earlier this month, Afzal Guru from Kashmir was hanged for his role in 2001's deadly attack on Parliament. In November, Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab was executed for the 2...
India | Sunil Prabhu | Thursday February 14, 2013
Expediting the pending mercy petitions, the Home Ministry has sent to the President for final decision on seven cases of multiple murders, including one in which a convict who was out on bail on rape charge killed five members of victim's family.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 9, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today welcomed the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
India | Associated Press | Friday January 25, 2013
Minutes before David Coleman Headley was sentenced to 35 years in prison for helping plan a deadly attack on Mumbai, India, one of his victims tearfully pleaded for a harsh punishment despite the terrorist plotter's widespread cooperation with U.S. i...