Pakistan’s former top security officer Mahmud Ali Durrani on Monday said the 26/11 Mumbai strike was a “classic example” of cross-border terrorism, carried out by a Pak-based group and hoped that its chief Hafiz Saeed is punished. However, Durrani, a former national security adviser of Pakistan, maintained that the government had no role in the terror strikes that claimed lives of 166 people. “The 26/11 Mumbai strikes, carried out by a terror group based in Pakistan, ... Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad launched to fight terrorism across country, reports Ajai Shukla. Even those sceptical of Pakistan's insistence that it is cracking down on jihadists of every hue are now admitting that something has clearly changed from the days when only token action would be taken against 'India-focussed' groups. On Wednesday evening, the Pakistan army announced it had launched Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad across the country. This includes counter-terrorism operations, aimed at ...Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago
One of the key suspects in the Kanpur train derailment in November has been arrested from Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal after being deported from Dubai. A special team of Nepal Police arrested Samshul Hoda along with three others. Hoda has been detained from the Tribhuvan International Airport, said Deputy Inspector General of Police Pashupati Upadhyaya. “We have heard that Hoda is wanted in a railway accident that took place in Kanpur last year killing 150 people,” ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
The Uttar Pradesh (UP) Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) raided a coaching centre in west Delhi’s Uttam Nagar area on Wednesday, which was reportedly being used to spy on Indian military operations by a suspected Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agent, Gulshan ...DNA, 1 month ago
A body representing Indian Revenue Service officers has decided to stick to its earlier stand to observe Monday as a “black day”. This is against the Goods and Services Tax Council's decision to divide administrative turf between the Centre and states, despite an assurance by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley that the new indirect tax regime would create ample job opportunities. The officers would wear black bands on Monday, which is also Martyrs day, the IRS Association ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Days after listing the Mumbai terror attack mastermind, Lashkar-e-Toiba founder and Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief, Hafiz Saeed, under the Anti-Terrorism Act, Pakistan has taken another step of cancelling the licences of 44 weapons issued to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed ...DNA, 1 month ago
A National Investigation Agency team on Monday inspected the accident site of Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express in Vizianagaram, in which 39 people lost their lives on Saturday, to ascertain if it was a terror act as the Railways has suspected sabotage. Official sources said the team is looking into whether there was a terror angle involved or the accident was due to technical or human error. It was just an examination of the accident site to draw preliminary inferences whether the case ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago 39 killed in Hirakhand express derailment in Andhra Pradesh Rediff.com, 2 months ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!