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In Brussels demonstration on 26/11 anniversary, Pakistan slammed

The demonstrators in Brussels chanted slogans against Pakistan and condemned manifestation of terrorist acts in any form and for any purpose. The attacks took place on November 26, 2008, when a group of 10 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists from Pakistan went on a rampage.
The Taj Mahal Hotel was one of the targets on terrorists during 26/11 attacks.
The Taj Mahal Hotel was one of the targets on terrorists during 26/11 attacks.
Published on Nov 27, 2021 01:49 PM IST
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By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Can’t forget wounds of 26/11 attack: Modi

The attacks on Mumbai by a 10-member squad of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists, which began on November 26, 2008, resulted in the deaths of 166 people, including 26 foreign nationals
Tourists are seen near the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, one of the sites of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, on Friday. (AFP)
Tourists are seen near the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, one of the sites of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, on Friday. (AFP)
Updated on Nov 27, 2021 03:07 AM IST
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By, New Delhi

26/11 attacks: Ratan Tata and Anand Mahindra share posts to pay homage

26/11 attacks: Both Ratan Tata and Anand Mahindra posted pictures with their heartening posts.
26/11 attacks: Ratan Tata shared this image along with a heartening post.(Instagram/@ratantata)
26/11 attacks: Ratan Tata shared this image along with a heartening post.(Instagram/@ratantata)
Published on Nov 26, 2021 01:05 PM IST
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ByTrisha Sengupta

26/11: Timeline of Mumbai's night of terror

Today is the 13th anniversary of the November 26, 2008, terror attacks in the country's financial capital.
The iconic Taj Hotel up in flames on November 26, 2008 (HT Photos)
The iconic Taj Hotel up in flames on November 26, 2008 (HT Photos)
Updated on Nov 26, 2021 12:12 PM IST
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13 years since 26/11, Pakistan yet to show sincerity in delivering justice

The November 2008 Mumbai attacks, also referred to as the 26/11 attacks, prompted the central government to critically heighten its counter-terrorism operations and re-examine several aspects of its already straining ties with Pakistan.
Smoke is seen billowing out of the ground and first floor of the Taj Hotel in south Mumbai during security personnel's Operation Cyclone following the 26/11 terror attacks in 2008. (File Photo / HT)
Smoke is seen billowing out of the ground and first floor of the Taj Hotel in south Mumbai during security personnel's Operation Cyclone following the 26/11 terror attacks in 2008. (File Photo / HT)
Updated on Nov 26, 2021 12:03 PM IST
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Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Pak anti-terror court jails Mumbai attack mastermind Lakhvi

The hearing and sentencing concluded in just few hours after the Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist was produced before court for the first time since his arrest on January 2.
In this January 1, 2015, file photo, police officers escort Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, center, the main suspect of the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008, after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan.(AP file)
In this January 1, 2015, file photo, police officers escort Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, center, the main suspect of the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008, after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan.(AP file)
Updated on Jan 08, 2021 06:32 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Islamabad | ByImtiaz Ahmad , edited by Vinod Janardhanan

Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi: UN-designated terrorist, 26/11 mastermind

Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi had a central role in planning and executing the assault on Mumbai that killed 166 people and injured hundreds more in November 2008, according to Indian and US security officials.
In this June 28, 2008, file photo, suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, prays with Syed Salahuddin, chief of Hizbul Mujahideen or United Jehad Council, in Muzaffarabad in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.(AP Photo)
In this June 28, 2008, file photo, suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, prays with Syed Salahuddin, chief of Hizbul Mujahideen or United Jehad Council, in Muzaffarabad in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.(AP Photo)
Updated on Jan 08, 2021 05:26 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray

Graffiti in support of LeT, Taliban surfaces in Mangaluru on anniversary of Mumbai attack

A case has been registered for allegedly promoting enmity between different communities and causing damage to property.
The (anonymous) graffiti that appeared on the wall of an apartment said international terror organisations would be brought to the country if ‘provoked’.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo for representation)
The (anonymous) graffiti that appeared on the wall of an apartment said international terror organisations would be brought to the country if ‘provoked’.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo for representation)
Published on Nov 27, 2020 01:01 PM IST
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Mangaluru | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma

Pak rubs it in, lets Lashkar front sked prayer meeting for 10 terrorists

Nine LeT gunmen were killed by Indian security forces while one, Ajmal Kasab, was hanged to death after due process of law on November 21, 2012.
Intelligence inputs suggest there is a concerted effort by JuD/LeT to collect funds to foment trouble in Kashmir, even though Islamabad denies harbouring terrorists.(Facebook/ImranKhanofficial)
Intelligence inputs suggest there is a concerted effort by JuD/LeT to collect funds to foment trouble in Kashmir, even though Islamabad denies harbouring terrorists.(Facebook/ImranKhanofficial)
Updated on Nov 26, 2020 01:57 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By, New Delhi

Pakistan refusal to act against 26/11 perpetrators shows its ‘insincere approach’: Ex-Pentagon official

If Pakistan is serious about counterterrorism, it will recognise that there are no factors that justify the Mumbai attacks, asserts Rubin.
In an opinion piece in Washington Examiner, Rubin, writes citizens of dozens of nations have fallen victim to Pakistan-sponsored terror and the Mumbai attacks alone claimed victims from not only the US and India but also from Australia, Canada, France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Japan, and other countries.(Hindustan Times archives)
In an opinion piece in Washington Examiner, Rubin, writes citizens of dozens of nations have fallen victim to Pakistan-sponsored terror and the Mumbai attacks alone claimed victims from not only the US and India but also from Australia, Canada, France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Japan, and other countries.(Hindustan Times archives)
Updated on Nov 24, 2020 02:44 PM IST
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Islamabad | ByAsian News International | Posted by Niyati Singh

Pak updates terror list, India says it omits key 26/11 Mumbai attackers

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.
India has accused LeT founder Hafiz Saeed, who is currently in jail in Lahore after being convicted of terror financing, of masterminding the Mumbai attacks. (HT file photo)
India has accused LeT founder Hafiz Saeed, who is currently in jail in Lahore after being convicted of terror financing, of masterminding the Mumbai attacks. (HT file photo)
Updated on Nov 12, 2020 09:54 PM IST
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India pummels Imran Khan’s adviser for fictional claim, then a parting shot

India has consistently linked any talks with Pakistan to the issue of Islamabad ending support for terror groups operating from its soil. The two sides have not held any structured dialogue since the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
Moeed Yusuf, special assistant to Khan on national security and strategic policy, had said in an interview with the Indian media that New Delhi had sent messages to Islamabad with “a desire for conversation” but declined to give details. (HT File photo)
Moeed Yusuf, special assistant to Khan on national security and strategic policy, had said in an interview with the Indian media that New Delhi had sent messages to Islamabad with “a desire for conversation” but declined to give details. (HT File photo)
Updated on Oct 15, 2020 11:44 PM IST
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Pak-origin Canadian arrested, faces extradition for role in 26/11 Mumbai attacks

Rana, 59, a known close associate of David Coleman Headley - one of the main conspirators behind the attacks on India’s financial hub - was serving a 14-year sentence in a Los Angeles federal prison.
Courtroom artist's drawing Chicago businessman Tahawwur Rana. Rana, 59, a known close associate of David Coleman Headley - one of the main conspirators behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.(AP File Photo)
Courtroom artist's drawing Chicago businessman Tahawwur Rana. Rana, 59, a known close associate of David Coleman Headley - one of the main conspirators behind the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.(AP File Photo)
Updated on Jun 20, 2020 05:59 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByNeeraj Chauhan and Rezaul H Laskar | Edited by Sparshita Saxena

Pakistan court defers verdict against Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed

The ATC indicted Hafiz Saeed and others on December 11 in terror financing cases in day to day hearing. He has already recorded his statement before the court in two terror financing cases against him in which he pleaded “not guilty”.
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, mastermind of Mumbai terror attacks, requested a Pakistani anti-terrorism court to defer the hearing in two terror financing cases on Saturday.(Reuters File Photo)
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, mastermind of Mumbai terror attacks, requested a Pakistani anti-terrorism court to defer the hearing in two terror financing cases on Saturday.(Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Feb 08, 2020 02:51 PM IST
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Lahore | ByPress Trust of India

World knows Pak not serious in trying LeT chief, other 26/11 culprits: India

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.
No formal charges have been filed against Hafiz Saeed, accused by India of masterminding the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.(PTI File)
No formal charges have been filed against Hafiz Saeed, accused by India of masterminding the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.(PTI File)
Updated on Dec 07, 2019 11:51 AM IST
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‘Those who planned Mumbai attacks still not convicted’: Mike Pompeo on 26/11

The secretary of state did not mention but it was clear who that was meant for. The 10 terrorists who carried out the carnage had belonged to the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Toiba, sailed to Mumbai from Karachi, and their leaders and handlers, who had guided them on phone, were in Pakistan.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo(AP Photo)
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo(AP Photo)
Updated on Nov 27, 2019 05:57 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Washington | ByYashwant Raj

Pak arrests Hafiz Saeed on terror finance allegations

This is the first time the head of the Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) has been arrested on specific charges filed by authorities. In the past, he was detained without charge in connection with incidents such as the Mumbai attacks.
Hours after the arrest, Trump tweeted: “After a ten year search, the so-called ‘mastermind’ of the Mumbai Terror attacks has been arrested in Pakistan. Great pressure has been exerted over the last two years to find him.”(HT Photo)
Hours after the arrest, Trump tweeted: “After a ten year search, the so-called ‘mastermind’ of the Mumbai Terror attacks has been arrested in Pakistan. Great pressure has been exerted over the last two years to find him.”(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 18, 2019 12:06 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Islamabad/New Delhi | ByHT Correspondents

Pak anti-terror court grants interim bail to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, his 3 aides

The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Lahore has granted interim bail to Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and his aides - Hafiz Masood, Ameer Hamza, and Malik Zafar - until August 31 against surety bonds of Rs 50,000 each.
File photo of Chief of the Pakistan's outlawed Islamic hardliner Jamaat ud Dawa, Hafiz Mohammad Saeed. AFP Photo/ Aamir Qureshi(AFP file photo)
File photo of Chief of the Pakistan's outlawed Islamic hardliner Jamaat ud Dawa, Hafiz Mohammad Saeed. AFP Photo/ Aamir Qureshi(AFP file photo)
Published on Jul 15, 2019 06:34 PM IST
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Lahore | ByPress Trust of India

Italian nurse booked for using satellite phone at Mumbai airport

Satellite phones have been banned in India after the 2008 Mumbai attack as terrorists were found using them.
Mumbai police had received a satellite phone signal near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSIA) on July 6.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)
Mumbai police had received a satellite phone signal near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSIA) on July 6.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)
Published on Jul 14, 2019 04:27 PM IST
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NEW DELHI/MUMBAI | ByFaizan Haidar & Farhan Shaikh

‘Govt is hiding behind valour of armed forces’: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government had decided to “isolate and diplomatically expose Pakistan as a terror hub” after the 26/11 Mumbai attacks
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has criticised the Narendra Modi-led government for its “unpardonable failures on the economic front”(HT File Photo)
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has criticised the Narendra Modi-led government for its “unpardonable failures on the economic front”(HT File Photo)
Updated on May 02, 2019 09:03 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | BySunetra Choudhury

After political row, EC bans Pragya for 72 hours

The EC added that while Thakur apologised for her comment on Karkare, it found them “unwarranted”. An FIR has also been filed against her under section 188 (disobedience to a public servant’s order) of the Indian Penal Code.
Pragya Singh Thakur, the BJP’s Bhopal candidate, has been banned from campaigning for 72 hours by the Election Commission.(File Photo)
Pragya Singh Thakur, the BJP’s Bhopal candidate, has been banned from campaigning for 72 hours by the Election Commission.(File Photo)
Updated on May 02, 2019 12:49 AM IST
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Sri Lanka bombings carry a stark message for India

The main group behind the bombings, the National Thowheed Jamath (NTJ), is an ideological offspring of the rapidly growing, Saudi-funded Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamath (TNTJ)
Security personnel stand guard in front of St. Anthony's Shrine in Colombo on April 23, 2019, two days after a series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka(AFP)
Security personnel stand guard in front of St. Anthony's Shrine in Colombo on April 23, 2019, two days after a series of bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka(AFP)
Updated on Apr 26, 2019 02:58 PM IST
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ByBrahma Chellaney

Cruelty meted out to Pragya Thakur in jail not fair, says Ramdev

Ramdev was replying to a question about Thakur’s remarks against the then Mumbai Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) Chief Hemant Karkare.
Describing himself as someone who doesn’t belong to any particular political party, the yoga guru said the country was facing all sorts of political, economic and religious challenges at present.(PTI FILE)
Describing himself as someone who doesn’t belong to any particular political party, the yoga guru said the country was facing all sorts of political, economic and religious challenges at present.(PTI FILE)
Updated on Apr 23, 2019 01:16 PM IST
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Dehradun | ByPress Trust of India

FIR against Pragya for Babri remarks; Shah defends pick

The poll watchdog is yet to take a decision on Thakur for the remarks on Karkare, though, in her reply to the election commission notice, she said she did not violate the model code of conduct.
Congress spokesperson JP Dhanopia said, “We welcome the decision [FIR], but another FIR should be registered against her for insulting the martyr, former Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare.”(HT Photo)
Congress spokesperson JP Dhanopia said, “We welcome the decision [FIR], but another FIR should be registered against her for insulting the martyr, former Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare.”(HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 23, 2019 08:26 AM IST
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‘Take back my statement, apologise’: Sadhvi Pragya on Hemant Karkare remark

Calling Hemant Karkare, who died in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, a martyr, Sadhvi Pragya took back her words and said that Hemant Karkare had died from the bullets of terrorist. “He is certainly a martyr,” she said.
Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur had created a furore with her remarks on former ATS chief Hemant Karkare who had died in the 26/11 Mumbai attack.(PTI)
Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur had created a furore with her remarks on former ATS chief Hemant Karkare who had died in the 26/11 Mumbai attack.(PTI)
Updated on Apr 19, 2019 08:56 PM IST
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FATF’s leniency with Iran could create a precedent for Pakistan

If India wants FATF to hold Pakistan accountable for its financing of terrorist entities, it should be at the forefront of ensuring Iran finally completes its action plan without conditions and loopholes
In February 2019, the Pakistan-based terrorist group Jaish-e-Muhammad claimed responsibility for a bombing in Kashmir that killed at least 40 Indian soldiers(PTI)
In February 2019, the Pakistan-based terrorist group Jaish-e-Muhammad claimed responsibility for a bombing in Kashmir that killed at least 40 Indian soldiers(PTI)
Updated on Apr 18, 2019 12:48 PM IST
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‘Don’t want to politicise armed forces’, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Sitharaman sought to know whether it was wrong to compare how “weak” the government of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was in 2008 post the 26/11 Mumbai attacks and how “strong” the Modi government was now in 2019 after the February 14 terror attack in Pulwama.
Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor any other leader of the National Democratic Alliance wanted to politicise armed forces.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor any other leader of the National Democratic Alliance wanted to politicise armed forces.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 15, 2019 07:50 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

‘If only we conducted airstrike after 26/11 attack’: Nirmala Sitharaman

Hinting that the armed forces had at that time also approached the government at the Centre to take action, she said that there are enough reasons to believe that the government did not take a call.
Sitharaman was responding to allegations from the opposition parties over the politicisation of the Balakot air strike and the recent tension between India and Pakistan.(ANI)
Sitharaman was responding to allegations from the opposition parties over the politicisation of the Balakot air strike and the recent tension between India and Pakistan.(ANI)
Updated on Mar 24, 2019 03:30 PM IST
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China terms 2008 Mumbai attacks as one of ‘the most notorious terrorist attacks’

In a white paper on its massive crackdown against militants in the restive Xinjiang province, China said the global spread of terrorism and extremism over the years had inflicted agony on humanity.
In one of the most horrific terrorist attacks in the country’s history, 166 people, including Americans, were killed and over 300 injured as 10 heavily-armed terrorists from Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) created mayhem in Mumbai on November 26, 2008.(File Photo)
In one of the most horrific terrorist attacks in the country’s history, 166 people, including Americans, were killed and over 300 injured as 10 heavily-armed terrorists from Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) created mayhem in Mumbai on November 26, 2008.(File Photo)
Updated on Mar 19, 2019 09:15 AM IST
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Press Trust of India | ByPress Trust of India

UN rejects Hafiz Saeed’s appeal to remove name from list of banned terrorists: Sources

The decision comes at a time when the United Nations’ 1267 Sanctions Committee has received a new request to ban Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar after the Pulwama terror attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed.
The UN decision to reject Hafiz Saeed’s appeal came after India provided detailed evidence including “highly confidential information” about his activities, sources told PTI.(AP/File Photo)
The UN decision to reject Hafiz Saeed’s appeal came after India provided detailed evidence including “highly confidential information” about his activities, sources told PTI.(AP/File Photo)
Updated on Mar 07, 2019 09:02 PM IST
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