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Prime Minister Imran Khan government and the army’s claims to have reined in terrorists has been contested by the joint opposition at their public meetings(AFP)

Global terrorist Masood Azhar is finally a wanted man in Pak. Dawood next?

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 02:27 PM IST
Intel reports indicate Dawood Ibrahim’s daughter Mahrukh and her husband Junaid Miandad, son of ex-Pak cricket team captain Javed Miandad, have acquired a Portuguese passport and could move to Europe.
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Chinese soldiers armed with spears and rifles, which were used during the Galwan Valley clash in June.
Chinese soldiers armed with spears and rifles, which were used during the Galwan Valley clash in June.

China wants India to accept the new normal on LAC, move on to restore bilateral ties | Analysis

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2020 10:56 AM IST
While India wants China to restore status quo ante of April 2020, Beijing apparently feels that Modi government will come to terms with the new normal on LAC and revive ties in the coming months and willy-nilly accept the rise of the Middle Kingdom.
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Mufti Asghar is the younger brother of JeM chief and UN designated global terrorist Masood Azhar (in photo) who is reported to have been under treatment for a life-threatening spine aliment(Reuters/AP)
Mufti Asghar is the younger brother of JeM chief and UN designated global terrorist Masood Azhar (in photo) who is reported to have been under treatment for a life-threatening spine aliment(Reuters/AP)

‘Getting difficult to supply items’: Jaish’s No. 2 tells terrorists in Kashmir

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Dellhi
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 03:12 PM IST
Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) operational commander Mufti Rauf Asghar’s message to terrorists in Kashmir was sent after the Nagrota encounter
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The Pakistani deep state is, as is its wont, using pan-Islamist jihadist groups such as JeM to target India by sending in suicide attackers across the border.(DG ISPR)
The Pakistani deep state is, as is its wont, using pan-Islamist jihadist groups such as JeM to target India by sending in suicide attackers across the border.(DG ISPR)

4 Jaish terrorists killed in Nagrota got orders from Masood Azhar’s brother

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2020 10:31 AM IST
India will make a complete dossier of the foiled terror plot and take it to the world to show that Pakistan is the epicentre of terror.
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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan.(Reuters)
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan.(Reuters)

Pakistan unlikely to exit FATF’s grey list: Report

By Agencies
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2020 06:13 AM IST
The Paris-based global watchdog is holding its virtual plenary session on October 21-23. It will review Pakistan’s progress on the 27-point action plan.
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The FATF had given Pakistan a total of 27 action plan obligations for completely checking terror financing of which so far it has cleared 21 but has failed in some of the key tasks, an official privy to the developments said.(AP)
The FATF had given Pakistan a total of 27 action plan obligations for completely checking terror financing of which so far it has cleared 21 but has failed in some of the key tasks, an official privy to the developments said.(AP)

Pak fails to fulfil 6 key mandates of FATF; no action against Masood Azhar, Hafiz Saeed

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai | Islamabad
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2020 09:30 PM IST
The virtual plenary of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), to be held on October 21-23, will take the final call on Pakistan’s continuation on its grey list after a thorough review of Islamabad’s performance in fulfilling the global commitments and standards in the fight against money laundering and terror financing.
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The states that have turned the production of terrorists into a primary export have attempted, by dint of bland denials, to paint themselves also as victims of terror, said S Jaishankar. (Photo @teriin)
The states that have turned the production of terrorists into a primary export have attempted, by dint of bland denials, to paint themselves also as victims of terror, said S Jaishankar. (Photo @teriin)

‘Paints itself as victim, shelters terrorists’: Jaishankar pans Pakistan

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 07:44 PM IST
S Jaishankar acknowledged the “struggle against terror and those who aid and abet it is a work in progress”
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The chargesheet, said external affairs ministry, was filed after an investigation lasting a year-and-a-half since the attack on February 14 last year. (AP Photo)
The chargesheet, said external affairs ministry, was filed after an investigation lasting a year-and-a-half since the attack on February 14 last year. (AP Photo)

Punish Mumbai and Pulwama plotters, shared enough proof: India to Pak

By Rezaul H Laskar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 04:59 AM IST
The chargesheet filed by the NIA in a court in Jammu on Tuesday named Masood Azhar, his two brothers Abdul Rauf Asghar Alvi and Ammar Alvi, his nephew Mohammad Umar Farooq and 15 others who carried out the bombing at Pakistan’s behest.
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First accused in Pulwama chargesheet still sheltered by Pakistan: India

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 07:47 PM IST
New Delhi highlighted how Pakistan has still not acted on the dossiers and evidence shared after the 2008 Mumbai attack.
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Security personnel carry out the rescue and relief works at the site of suicide bomb attack at Lathepora Awantipora in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.(PTI)
Security personnel carry out the rescue and relief works at the site of suicide bomb attack at Lathepora Awantipora in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.(PTI)

Pulwama bombers had international media in sight: NIA

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 08:40 AM IST
The federal investigation agency has referred to a February 21, 2019 conversation between Umar Farooq and his Pakistan based uncle Ammar Alvi, in which he sought permission to target the BBC journalists who were in the valley.
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The terrorists had spent around Rs six lakh on procurement of explosives and the Maruti Eeco car used in the attack, the NIA said in its chargesheet filed on Tuesday before a special court in Jammu.(HT file photo)
The terrorists had spent around Rs six lakh on procurement of explosives and the Maruti Eeco car used in the attack, the NIA said in its chargesheet filed on Tuesday before a special court in Jammu.(HT file photo)

Money put in Pakistan bank accounts of JeM commander before Pulwama blast: NIA

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kumar | New Delhi, Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 10:20 PM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) probe has shown that Rs 10 lakh in Pakistani currency was credited into three accounts of Farooq, the main accused in the suicide attack case who was later killed in an encounter with security forces.
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Pulwama was a defining moment for geopolitics in South Asia(PTI)
Pulwama was a defining moment for geopolitics in South Asia(PTI)

The proof of Pulwama

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 11:20 PM IST
Pakistan’s imprint is clear. India must remain alert
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The terrorists involved in the Pulwama attack, Umar Farooq, Sameer Ahmad Dar and Adil Ahmad Dar(ANI photo)
The terrorists involved in the Pulwama attack, Umar Farooq, Sameer Ahmad Dar and Adil Ahmad Dar(ANI photo)

ISI pushed Jaish for intel on IAF bases after Balakot

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 08:40 AM IST
The audacious February 14 strike by the Jaish in southern Kashmir’s Pulwama killed 40 Indian security personnel, triggered the IAF action against the terror camp deep inside Pakistan 12 days later, resulted in a dogfight between fighter jets of the two nations on February 27, and brought them on the brink of a war.
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Security personnel carry out the rescue and relief works at the site of suicide bomb attack at Lathepora Awantipora in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.(PTI)
Security personnel carry out the rescue and relief works at the site of suicide bomb attack at Lathepora Awantipora in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.(PTI)

Photos, chats and a phone: How NIA cracked the Pulwama case

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 06:10 PM IST
In December 2019, the first ray of hope came for the agency, which took over the probe immediately after the attack, with the retrieval of numerous photos, videos and conversations from Farooq’s mobile phone; he clicked several photos of his journey from Pakistan to India through the border.
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NIA files charge sheet in Pulwama attack case; names Jaish chief Masood Azhar, his brothers and Pakistan

By Neeraj Chauhan | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 03:22 PM IST
Officials say that the charge sheet has irrefutable evidence - technical, material and circumstantial - on Pakistan’s role in the attack.
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(From left) Umar Farooq, Sameer Ahmad Dar and Pulwama suicide bomber Adil Ahmad Dar(NIA)
(From left) Umar Farooq, Sameer Ahmad Dar and Pulwama suicide bomber Adil Ahmad Dar(NIA)

Pulwama attack: NIA to file charge sheet today; name Masood Azhar and Pakistan

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 04:36 PM IST
The JeM had earlier planned to carry out the attack in first week of February 2019 itself but it had to postpone its plans as the highway was closed due to heavy weather and convoy movements had stopped
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Pakistan tightens curbs on Dawood, Hafiz Saeed

By Imtiaz Ahmad and Rezaul H Laskar | Hindustan Times, Islamabad/New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 06:03 AM IST
Pakistan’s foreign ministry quietly issued two statutory regulatory orders on August 18 to enforce UN Security Council sanctions against hundreds of terrorists, including operatives of LeT, JeM, al-Qaeda, Taliban, Haqqani Network and Islamic State.
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Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. (HT File Photo)
Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. (HT File Photo)

Pakistan mentions Dawood Ibrahim’s Karachi addresses in sanctions document

By Imtiaz Ahmad and Rezaul H Laskar | Hindustan Times, Islamabad/New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2020 09:03 PM IST
Pakistan’s actions are clearly guided by the impending review of Islamabad’s anti-terror financing regime by the FATF later this year.
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A combination photo of Sajjid Mir shows the terrorist after undergoing plastic surgery (left) post-26/11 and before the procedure (right).(HT Photo)
A combination photo of Sajjid Mir shows the terrorist after undergoing plastic surgery (left) post-26/11 and before the procedure (right).(HT Photo)

26/11 plotter Sajjid Mir lives under ‘highest level of ISI protection’ in Pakistan

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 03:33 PM IST
While the Indian intelligence has kept track of Mir, the terrorist has level seven protection, which is normally given to heads of state by the ISI in Pakistan. He underwent plastic surgery after the 26/11 attacks.
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The US State Department had noted that Pakistan’s progress on most difficult aspects of its 2015 National Action Plan to counter terrorism remains unfulfilled(AP)
The US State Department had noted that Pakistan’s progress on most difficult aspects of its 2015 National Action Plan to counter terrorism remains unfulfilled(AP)

UN chief follows up on US’ harsh report on Pak-backed terror with a polite reminder

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Aloke Tikku | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2020 03:54 PM IST
It was rare for the US to have directly accused the Imran Khan government of not only looking the other way but also point that terrorists such as Masood Azhar and Sajjid Mir had been provided state protection.
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Leader of a militant group Masood Azhar, center wearing glasses and white turban, arrives in Islamabad, Pakistan.(AP)
Leader of a militant group Masood Azhar, center wearing glasses and white turban, arrives in Islamabad, Pakistan.(AP)

US says Masood Azhar enjoys ‘state protection’ in Pakistan

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2020 10:10 PM IST
Founded by Masood Azhar, JeM claimed responsibility for the Pulwama terrorist attack in February 2019, that led to significant escalation in tensions between the two nuclear power neighbors.
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Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar.(AP)
Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar.(AP)

Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar’s kin linked to foiled J&K plot

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2020 07:27 AM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is likely to take over the probe of the failed bombing soon, the officials added. Ismail Lambu is already wanted by the federal agency for last year’s attack.
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Pakistan-based terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammed plans to carry out simultaneous terrorist strikes in Jammu and Kashmir on May 11, according to an intelligence alert issued to security forces in the Union Territory.(ANI fie photo for representation)
Pakistan-based terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammed plans to carry out simultaneous terrorist strikes in Jammu and Kashmir on May 11, according to an intelligence alert issued to security forces in the Union Territory.(ANI fie photo for representation)

In Jaish’s deadly plan, simultaneous suicide attacks in Kashmir on May 11

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2020 05:55 AM IST
Intelligence reports about the Jaish-e-Mohammed’s plan for terror attacks come against the backdrop of a security forces eliminating 28 terrorists in encounters in April alone.
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Omar Saeed Sheikh was convicted in 2002 for abducting and killing journalist Daniel Pearl in Karachi(Getty Images)
Omar Saeed Sheikh was convicted in 2002 for abducting and killing journalist Daniel Pearl in Karachi(Getty Images)

Pakistan court commutes death sentence of key convict in Daniel Pearl killing

By Rezaul H Laskar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2020 12:02 PM IST
Omar Saeed Sheikh death sentence was commuted to seven years in jail while the three other men convicted of Pearl’s murder were acquitted and freed by the Sindh high court.
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Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief and global terrorist Masood Azhar has been shifted to a safe house of Rawalpindi.(AP photo)
Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief and global terrorist Masood Azhar has been shifted to a safe house of Rawalpindi.(AP photo)

JeM chief Masood Azhar moved to Rawalpindi for personal safety: Intel

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 06:48 AM IST
Days after he mocked the US as a “wolf whose tail was cut” by Taliban jihadists in Afghanistan, JeM chief Masood Azhar has been shifted by Pakistan’s deep state from his Bahawalpur headquarters to Rawalpindi for his personal safety.
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Maulana Masood Azhar is suffering from a life-threatening spine aliment, and his brother Abdul Rauf Asghar Alvi has taken over as the de facto emir of JeM, according to officials in Indian intelligence agencies .(AP Photo)
Maulana Masood Azhar is suffering from a life-threatening spine aliment, and his brother Abdul Rauf Asghar Alvi has taken over as the de facto emir of JeM, according to officials in Indian intelligence agencies .(AP Photo)

Masood Azhar, claimed to be missing, hiding in bomb-proof house in Pak: Intel

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2020 10:45 AM IST
Masood Azhar has three other known addresses: Kausar Colony, Bahawalpur; Madarassa Bilal Habshi, Bannu, Khyber-Paktunkhwa; and Madrassa Masjid-e-Luqman, Lakki Marwat in the same province.
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India has informed the US and its other friends in the UNSC about blatant attempts by Pakistan with the help of its all-weather ally China to, first, accuse Indian expats working in Afghanistan of terror crimes and then get them listed as global terrorists by the 1267 sanctions committee(HT File Photo)
India has informed the US and its other friends in the UNSC about blatant attempts by Pakistan with the help of its all-weather ally China to, first, accuse Indian expats working in Afghanistan of terror crimes and then get them listed as global terrorists by the 1267 sanctions committee(HT File Photo)

India apprises US, others in UNSC of Pakistan conspiracy to embarrass Delhi

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2019 10:08 AM IST
In the past two months, Pakistan, with the help of China has submitted proposals to designate six Indians as global terrorists.
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Masood Azhar, leader of Jaish-e-Mohammed. Azhar, a globally designated terrorist, lies terminally ill in Markaz Usman-o-Ali in Bhawalpur, Pakistan.(AP/ File photo)
Masood Azhar, leader of Jaish-e-Mohammed. Azhar, a globally designated terrorist, lies terminally ill in Markaz Usman-o-Ali in Bhawalpur, Pakistan.(AP/ File photo)

Terror group Jaish gets a new name, preps 30 suicide attackers to hit India

By Shishir Gupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 09:59 AM IST
According to counterterror agencies in India, Jaish has re-emerged with a new name but the same leadership and terrorist cadre; it was previously known as Khudam-ul-Islam and Al Rehmat Trust.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Pakistan while addressing a public meeting in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh(ANI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Pakistan while addressing a public meeting in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh(ANI photo)

Terrorism a ‘global threat’, has deep roots in Pakistan: PM Narendra Modi

By HT Correspondent | Mathura (Uttar Pradesh)
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2020 01:10 AM IST
The whole world needs to take a pledge and stand up against those who give shelter and training to the terrorist, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in Mathura
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In this Jan. 27, 2000 file photo, Masood Azhar, center, (wearing glasses and white turban), leader of Jaish-e-Mohammad arrives in Islamabad, Pakistan.(Photo: AP)
In this Jan. 27, 2000 file photo, Masood Azhar, center, (wearing glasses and white turban), leader of Jaish-e-Mohammad arrives in Islamabad, Pakistan.(Photo: AP)

Jaish’s Masood Azhar told by Pak to create unrest in Kashmir ahead of UN meet

By Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 02:18 PM IST
Masood Azhar, 51, according to an input by India’s Intelligence Bureau, had been “secretly” released by the authorities and told to oversee execution of terrorist operations in Kashmir over the next few days and weeks by his group.
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