The Biggest Stories of December 18, 2014
Dec 18, 2014
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
Britain's most wanted female terrorist, dubbed the 'White Widow', has masterminded over 400 deaths including last month's slaughter of 148 people at a university in Kenya, media reports said today.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday May 11, 2015
Clarifying a controversial statement by his ministry on Dawood Ibrahim, who is wanted in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said India had credible information of the underworld don's presence in Pakistan and would ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today accused the Congress of trying to obstruct the passage of GST Bill in the Rajya Sabha, alleging that the party was stalling economic growth irrespective of being in power or Opposition.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande (With inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday May 6, 2015
A day after his statement in Parliament on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim triggered an uproar, Minister of State for Home Haribhai Chaudhury clarified, "We don't have his (Dawood Ibrahim) address but we know he is in Pakistan. There is no confusion."
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Dawood Ibrahim, one of India's most-wanted men for masterminding the 1993 blasts in Mumbai in which over 300 people were killed, can't be extradited as his location is not known, the government said in today, contradicting what successive governments...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Dawood Ibrahim, one of India's most-wanted men for masterminding the 1993 blasts in Mumbai in which 300 people were killed, has not been located so far, the government said in Parliament today, contradicting its own stated position that he is in Paki...
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Friday April 24, 2015
An alleged Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami operative was today sentenced to life imprisonment after a district court in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, convicted him for his role in the November 2007 serial blasts that had rocked the court premises of Varanasi, ...
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
In Chennai, the Office of DGP and Chennai Press Club have received a letter allegedly sent by terror outfit Islamic State (IS, or ISIS) threatening to "shoot" at least 10 RSS activists in state and carry out bomb blasts in the city next week, prompti...
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Wednesday April 15, 2015
The Supreme Court on Wednesday paved the way for bail and dropping of charges under a stringent law for the accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts, in which seven people were killed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 12, 2015
Hitting out at the Centre for declaring 12 districts of Arunachal Pradesh as 'disturbed' under AFSPA without any consultation, Chief Minister Nabam Tuki today said such a move was nothing but attack on the federal structure in the country.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey and B Sunzu | Friday March 13, 2015
Three people were killed and 23 injured in Imphal's latest Improvised Explosive Blast (IED) blast on Wednesday evening that took place near a crowded marketplace.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Thursday February 26, 2015
Gangster Abu Salem has been sentenced to life in jail by an anti-terror court in Mumbai in connection with the murder of builder Pradeep Jain in 1995.
India News | Sunday February 15, 2015
An alleged sharpshooter wanted in connection to the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts that killed more than 250 people has been arrested in Goa, police said on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 8, 2015
Actor Sanjay Dutt, convicted in the Mumbai serial blasts case, today left home for jail to surrender on expiry of his 14-day furlough but was back home again, apparently due to lack of coordination between the prison and police authorities on his app...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
India today asked Pakistan to hand over underworld don Dawood Ibrahim saying enough evidence have been given to it on the prime accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 25, 2014
In a major setback to the Mumbai Police, a court here today dropped the charges under stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act against the 23 persons arrested for having links with terrorist group Indian Mujahideen.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
A court in Patna today framed charges against three people, including Haider Ali alias 'Black Beauty', for allegedly being involved in Bodh Gaya serial blasts.
India News | Written by Urmi Bhattacharjee and Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Sunday December 7, 2014
The most wanted man in the October 2 blast in West Bengal's Burdwan - Shahnoor Alam - was arrested from Assam on Friday.
India News | Agencies | Thursday December 4, 2014
Support for a rally being held in Pakistan from today by 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed is blatant disregard of international norm against terrorism, Indian government sources said to NDTV on Wednesday evening.
India News | Reuters | Sunday November 23, 2014
Police said they arrested Fatema, the chief of the women's wing of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen, whose husband Sajid was arrested by Indian police in connection with the blasts in West Bengal's Burdwan.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 8, 2014
At least six persons were killed and four others injured on Friday in twin roadside bomb blasts targeting the son of a peace committee chief in the restive northwest Pakistan.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 24, 2014
National Investigation Agency (NIA) chief Sharad Kumar arrived today in West Bengal's Burdwan district to take stock of the investigation into the October 2 blast in which militant outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh is suspected to have been invo...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
The Bihar government on Tuesday allowed sale of five kg LPG cylinders that were banned after Bodh Gaya serial blasts last year in which the use of unlicensed small gas cylinders was suspected.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar | Friday October 17, 2014
The West Bengal police's handling of the initial investigation into the October 2 blast in Burdwan might have allowed at least three dozen people possibly connected with the explosion that killed two people, to escape to Bangladesh, say sources in th...