Friday August 28, 2015
Phantom is set in the aftermath of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks and deals with global terrorism. The film is based on Hussain Zaidi's novel Mumbai Avengers. It was recently banned by a Pakistani court after Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed argued that it contained 'filthy propaganda' against him and his outfit
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
"The security of all our actors is extremely important for us and now that his identity is revealed, there are precautionary measures being taken," the film's spokesperson said in a statement. Starring Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif, Phantom has been banned in Pakistan after a petition was filed by Hafiz Saeed who is accused of masterminding the 26...
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 22, 2015
"Everyone wants their films to earn good collections at the box-office but we don't make films with the sole intention of numbers," said Kabir Khan
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 21, 2015
Directed by Kabir Khan, Phantom is set in the aftermath of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks. However, Saif said that the film is not against Pakistan
India News | Written by Shweta Rajpal Kohli | Friday August 21, 2015
Actor Saif Ali Khan has described the decision of a Pakistani court to ban his upcoming film Phantom, set in the aftermath of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, as "bizarre."
Press Trust of India | Friday August 21, 2015
Lahore High Court judge Justice Shahid Bilal Hassan issued the order to ban the release of the film, starring Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif, in the theaters in Pakistan after hearing the arguments of Hafiz Saeed's counsel and the government law officer
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 20, 2015
A Pakistani court today banned the release of Bollywood movie "Phantom" in the country on a plea filed by JuD chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamat-ud Dawa (JuD) is on Pakistan's list of 'suspected' organisations and the government is monitoring its activities, a senior minister has said.
NDTVMovies | Tuesday August 11, 2015
At a press conference in Mumbai, author S Hussain Zaidi rehashed a dialogue from Don: "Don ka peecha toh 11 mulkon ki police kar rahi hai par Hafiz Saeed ka peecha toh 50 countries ki police kar Rahi hai? How can he even think of a petition seeking a ban on Phantom?"
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
Acting on Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's plea seeking a ban on the release of Bollywood movie "Phantom", a Pakistani court today issued notices to the federal and Punjab government as well as the censor board asking them to reply to the petition.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 10, 2015
"The film is about the 2008 Mumbai attack and global terrorism, refers to the JuD. Filthy propaganda has been done in the film against Pakistan under subject of the world terrorism," he alleged
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Afghanistan's spy agency on Monday banned all mourning ceremonies for deceased Taliban leader Mullah Omar, warning that any gatherings condoling his death would be a "legitimate target" for Afghan forces.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; edited by Mala Das | Saturday August 1, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh stunned the Congress with a sharp attack today, accusing the previous UPA government it led of "weakening India's fight against terrorism" by coining the term "Hindu terror."
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.