Court adjourns hearing as CBI seeks time to reply: Ishrat case

A special CBI court today adjourned the hearing in the Ishrat Jahan alleged fake encounter case till April 27 as the probe agency sought time to respond to the discharge applications filed by former Gujarat police officers N K Amin and D G Vanzara. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sought some time from the […]

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Jaipur court to pronounce punishment for 8 LeT men on Wed

A Jaipur court will pronounce on Wednesday the quantum of punishment to be given to eight Lashkar-e-Taiba members, including three Pakistani nationals, for their involvement in terrorist activities in the country. The additional district and sessions court today heard arguments on the quantum of punishment to be given to the eight men, special public prosecutor […]

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Jaipur court convicts 8 LeT members for terrorist activities

A Jaipur court has convicted eight Lashkar-e-Taiba members, including three Pakistani nationals, for their involvement in terrorist activities in the country. The Additional District and Sessions Court will pronounce the punishment on Monday, special public prosecutor Mahaveer Jindal said. The court convicted the LeT members under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act yesterday. They were arrested […]

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Court extends alleged LeT operative’s JC till Oct 14

A special court today extended the judicial custody of Bahadur Ali alias ‘Saifullah’, a Pakistani national allegedly working for terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, for a month. According to court sources, Ali was produced before District Judge Amar Nath from Tihar Central Jail, and during in-camera proceedings, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) moved an application seeking extension […]

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Forced to sign blank papers, suspected terrorist tells court

Suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative Abu Jundal Monday told a court here that he was forced to sign some documents and blank papers by National Investigation Agency (NIA) personnel and Maharashtra Police. Meanwhile, the NIA supplied a copy of the chargesheet filed against him to his counsel M.S. Khan. Jundal told District Judge I.S. Mehta that […]

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Court issues production warrant against Abu Jundal for Nov 26

The court in Delhi ordered  Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist and 26/11 Mumbai attack key handler Abu Jundal to be produced before it on November 26 as he could not appear before it after expiry of his judicial custody period. District judge IS Mehta issued a production warrant against Jundal for his appearance in the court after […]

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Kasab’s mercy plea rejected (Second Lead)

On Tuesday, India’s home ministry recommended the rejection of the mercy petition of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab, lone survivor among the 26/11 attackers. The mercy petition made to the president by Kasab, after the Supreme Court Aug 29 upheld his death sentence, has been rejected and the recommendation in this regard forwarded to the president. A […]

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Kasab’s mercy plea rejected (Lead)

Ajmal Kasab who was involved in the 26/11 attack on Mumbai – is now in the hands of President Pranab Mukherjee as the Union Home ministry has rejected his mercy petition. The petition – forwarded by the Maharashtra government after Governor K Sankaranarayanan rejected it – will now go before the President for final action. […]

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Jundal sent to judicial custody till Nov 3

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) told to Court in Delhi, the custodial interrogation of Abu Jundal, a 26/11 key handler and LeT terrorist, has been completed. The National Investigation Agency stated this before special CBI judge Talwant Singh when Jundal was produced before the court after expiry of NIA’s remand which was granted on October […]

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Six convicted for terror attack on Indian Institute of Science

Six people, suspected to be members of terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), were Saturday held guilty of the attack at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) here in 2005 that killed a retired professor. The quantum of punishment will be announced Dec 19 by Judge V. R. Revankar of the fast track court here. The convicted […]

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