Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi was convicted and sentenced in his first appearance in court after his arrest on terror financing charges on January 2.
Updated on Jan 08, 2021 07:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad and Rezaul H Laskar
The list of wanted terrorists, posted on the website of Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), names mostly members of the crew of two boats used by the attackers to travel to Mumbai and those who helped finance the attacks through money transfers.
Updated on Nov 12, 2020 09:54 PM IST
The chargesheet was in connection with agency’s money laundering probe against LeT’s financial arm Falah-i-Insaniyat (FiF) Foundation.
Updated on Oct 01, 2020 08:26 PM IST
“Two LeT terrorists have been killed. Incriminating material, including arms and ammunition, has been recovered. Search is going on. More details are awaited,” Kashmir Zone Police said.
Updated on Sep 25, 2020 11:20 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
According to the government data, 13 of the 68 terrorists killed in Jammu & Kashmir this year were foreigners. Foreign terrorists accounted for 31 out of 156 killed in gun battles with security forces in the Union Territory last year.
Updated on May 07, 2020 05:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neeraj Chauhan
Noting that the verdict came just four days before a plenary meeting of FATF in Paris will assess action taken by Pakistan to counter terror financing, a person said that Saeed’s sentencing was “part of a long pending international obligation of Pakistan to put an end to the support for terrorism”.
Updated on Feb 14, 2020 04:07 AM IST
Reports of Hafiz Saeed’s conviction comes right ahead of a crucial meeting of the anti-terror financing body, Financial Action Task Force, that will decide Pakistan’s listing colour code.
Updated on Feb 12, 2020 06:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
The working group and plenary meetings of FATF in Paris from February 16 to 21 will assess the implementation of a 27-point action plan by Pakistan, which was placed in the grey list in June 2018 for failing to stop fund raising by groups such as Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), Taliban and al-Qaeda.
Updated on Feb 01, 2020 12:50 AM IST
Pakistan had arrested seven men, including LeT operations commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, for planning, financing and executing the Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people. However, their trial has been stalled for several years and Lakhvi is out on bail.
Updated on Dec 07, 2019 11:51 AM IST
India’s envoy at the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin said UN-designated terrorist organisations including the LeT and the JeM “continue to destabilise entire regions through their cross-border financing, propaganda, and recruitment, including by using -- rather abusing -- evolving global public goods such as the cyberspace and social media.
Updated on Nov 20, 2019 12:31 PM IST
United Nations | By Press Trust of India
Pakistan failed to uniformly implement UN sanctions against groups like the LeT, which continued to raise funds.
Updated on Nov 02, 2019 05:40 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj
Former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar writes that Lakhvi (Hafiz Saeed’s deputy and operations commander of LeT), who is in India’s most wanted list, had planned a spectacular attack at India Gate to create an impact like Parliament attack in December 2001.
Updated on Oct 22, 2019 04:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neeraj Chauhan
Chinar Corps Commander Lieutenant General KJS Dhillon said “Pakistan is desperate to infiltrate maximum terrorists into the Valley and infiltration attempts are being made every day.”
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 01:36 PM IST
Srinagar | By Asian News International
Al-Qaeda “continues to cooperate closely with Lashkar-e-Toiba and the Haqqani Network”, the UN report said underscoring the threat these Pakistan-based terrorist groups still pose for south Asia and the world.
Updated on Jul 30, 2019 08:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Washington | By HT Correspondent
The report quoted Afghan officials as saying that some 500 LeT fighters are active in Kunar and Nangarhar provinces alone.
Updated on Jun 24, 2019 11:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
According to senior home ministry officials, the JMB had plans to make permanent bases within 10 km of the India-Bangladesh border (on the Indian side) in the districts of West Bengal, Assam and Tripura.
Updated on May 31, 2019 09:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
About 63 locals were recruited from Pulwama in 2018 and two more this year. Shopian district was a distant second, with 46 locals joining terror groups in 2018, but none this year.
Updated on Mar 27, 2019 08:53 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi/Srinagar | By Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Mir Ehsan
The best thing that Pakistan can do is to extradite both Masood Azhar and Hafiz Saeed to India. No other step can improve the relations between the two countries like this one.
Updated on Mar 07, 2019 08:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
The sea training, as per the book written by historian Saroj Kumar Rath, also included “how to fish”, something that made Kasab think that “he had got a job and he could earn a respectable living”.
Updated on Nov 25, 2018 01:30 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
In a shocking revelation report by Oxford University and Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) says: “The Jihadi thought processes have proved to be most resilient for almost 150 years, beginning in what is today Pakistan and parts of Afghanistan.”
Updated on Oct 27, 2018 10:20 AM IST
London | By Asian News International
The handwritten threat letter allegedly from Maulvi Abu Sheikh, area commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba in Pakistan’s Rawalpindi, was received on September 29 at the office of railway station manager, Jaipur.
Updated on Oct 20, 2018 10:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Jabalpur | By Monica Pandey
If you thought clowns only belong in a circus, here’s news…
Updated on Sep 30, 2018 08:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Sonal Kalra, New Delhi
Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid had on Friday tweeted that three terrorists were killed in the encounter. However, just one terrorist’s body was found at the encounter site, indicating that the other two may have escaped.
Updated on Jun 30, 2018 06:00 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Srinagar | By HT Correspondent
Officers investigating the case said the senior journalist was gunned down on the instructions of elements across the Pakistani border, probably for trying to promote peace in the Valley.
Updated on Jun 28, 2018 05:00 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By HT Correspondent
Claiming it was helping the “common man’s struggle”, the magazine goes on to say that Pakistan has “moral and legal” obligation to support the “struggle” in Kashmir, an unfinished agenda of partition.
Updated on Jun 23, 2018 07:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By Rajesh Ahuja
In a letter sent to the Northern Railways last month, the area commander of the LeT threatened to attack several locations, including the Saharanpur station.
Updated on Jun 06, 2018 05:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rohit K Singh