The Biggest Stories of February 13, 2015
Feb 13, 2015
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 25, 2015
Pakistani authorities claimed to have foiled a terror attack on a famous private club in Lahore on Friday. The club is frequented by foreign dignitaries. Pakistani authorities also arrested an active member of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's JuD.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed today warned Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif against extending a hand of friendship to India under international pressure and without taking on board the people of Kashmir.
World News | Reuters | Monday July 13, 2015
Islamic State today released an audio tape it said was of the movement's leader for Afghanistan, contradicting reports that he was killed in a US drone strike.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 11, 2015
The head of the Islamic State group in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region has been killed in a drone strike in eastern Afghanistan, intelligence officials and militant commanders said on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Pakistan has ruled out the possibility of banning Jamaat-ud Dawah (JuD), led by Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, claiming that there is no evidence to link it with terrorism and the outlawed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 30, 2015
India has been successful in bringing Pakistan under the monitoring of the Asia Pacific Group to enforce UN sanctions against underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, terror mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi and LeT founder Hafiz Saeed despite strong opposition from China.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
Islamic State's Pakistan chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed was killed when a roadside bomb he was planting went off in the country's restive northwest tribal region, according to a media report.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 11, 2015
Expressing grave concern over Mumbai attack mastermind Zakir-ur-Rehman Lakhvi's release, the US today said it has repeatedly asked Pakistan to follow through on its commitment to ensure justice for the 26/11 victims.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday February 24, 2015
A prominent Muslim cleric today dubbed Pakistan as "paapistan" (the land of sinners) and stressed that it deserves this sobriquet due to the violence taking place there every day.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 23, 2015
The US today said it has no confirmation on Pakistan's banning of Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), and the Haqqani Network, even as it recognised that the country was in the process of implementing measures to thwart violent extremism.
World News | Reported by Yusra Askari, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With inputs from IANS) | Friday January 23, 2015
The Jamat ud-Dawa headed by 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed, whose assets have reportedly been frozen by Pakistan, held a rally in Pakistan's Karachi this afternoon.
World News | Agencies | Thursday January 22, 2015
Days ahead of US President Barack Obama's arrival in India, Pakistan has banned the Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD), headed by 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed and the Haqqani Network, a media report said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
With Intelligence reports suggesting Pakistan-based terrorists planning strikes in India, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today attacked the neighbouring country for "not mending its ways" despite being given a befitting reply many times.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
The US has welcomed news reports that Pakistan is contemplating banning several terrorist organisations including the Haqqani network and 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), calling it an important step towards eliminating terrorist activities in that country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, the key planner of 2008 Mumbai attacks, today submitted an application with the Pakistan government seeking an end to his detention under a public security order slapped on him soon after being granted bail in the 26/11 case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
A UN Security Council panel has issued a "revised" letter removing the term 'sahib' from the name of Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed, saying it regrets the mistake after India objected to the use of the salutation.
Blog | Rishi Majumder | Monday December 22, 2014
How people connected in 140 characters or less by Rishi Majumder.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
India is likely to seek a clarification from the UN over a reference to 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed as 'sahib' in an official document.
World News | Writen by Maya Mirchandani | Sunday December 21, 2014
If there is hell on earth, that hell today is Peshawar. A city of tiny coffins and funerals, of scars and tears.
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday December 19, 2014
The Pakistan government has said it will appeal against the bail granted to top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, accused of plotting the 26/11 terror attack on Mumbai in 2008. The Pakistan government believes it has a strong case against Lakhvi.
Opinion | Nalin S Kohli | Thursday December 18, 2014
Even now, no sign of punishing terror, writes Nalin S Kohli.
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.
People | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 18, 2014
Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi was arrested in Pakistan a month after the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that he allegedly planned along with Hafiz Saeed.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 18, 2014
India has said it "cannot accept" that top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, accused of plotting the 26/11 terror attack on Mumbai in 2008, is being released on bail.