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Rajkummar Rao to play terrorist Omar Sheikh in Hansal Mehta`s `Omerta`

Rajkummar Rao to play terrorist Omar Sheikh in Hansal Mehta`s ...

Actor Rajkummar Rao, who has proved his versatility with diverse roles in films like `Shahid`, `Queen`, `Love Sex Our Dhokha (LSD)`, `Aligarh` and `Trapped`, which was screened at MAMI, comes across as a meek and mild-mannered person, which is why this piece ... Santabanta, 1 month ago

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Daniel Pearl's killer appeals against death sentence

The man convicted of kidnapping and murdering American journalist Daniel Pearl in Karachi, Omar Sheikh, has filed an appeal against his death sentence in Sindh High Court, reports Geo News. The Sindh High Court in Pakistan has issued a notice to the prosecutor general for March 3. The court has also given orders to allow Omar Sheikh to meet his lawyers.Daniel Pearl was the South Asian bureau chief at the Wall Street Journal. He was kidnapped in Karachi in 2002 and his decomposed body found ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Blind sheikh buried in Egypt after dying in US jail

Hundreds of mourners gathered today in Cairo for the funeral of Omar Abdel Rahman, the blind sheikh linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing who died in a US jail.
 DNA2 months ago Body of Egypt's so-called Blind Sheikh brought home from US  Business Standard2 months ago

Yemen's al Qaeda leader says U.S. refused to trade "blind sheikh" for hostage

The leader of al Qaeda's Yemeni wing has said the United States refused to exchange jailed Muslim cleric Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman for a U. S. journalist who died in a failed rescue attempt in 2014, according to a recording posted on its media channel.
 DNA1 month ago

"Blind sheikh" convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in U.S. prison

REUTERS - Omar Abdel-Rahman, the extremist Muslim cleric known as "the blind sheikh" convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and planning more attacks as part of a "war of urban terrorism" in the United States, died on Saturday in a ...
 Reuters2 months ago Thousands mourn 'blind sheikh' convicted in 1993 World Trade Center bombing  First Post.com2 months ago Blind sheikh convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in U.S. prison| Reuters  First Post.com2 months ago

Gambia arrests head of intelligence agency linked to killings

The former director general of the agency, Yankuba Badgie, and its ex-director of operations, Sheikh Omar Jeng, were arrested on Monday, police spokesman Foday Conta said on Tuesday.
 DNA2 months ago

Blind sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman dies in US prison facility

Blind sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman, the Egyptian-born cleric linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, died today of natural causes in a US prison facility, the Justice Department said.
 DNA2 months ago

'Blind Sheikh' behind 1993 WTC bombing dies

Omar Abdel-Rahman, an Egyptian-born radical cleric serving a life sentence for plotting the 1993 bombing at the World Trade Centre and other terror attacks in New York, has died, officials said.Rahman, 78, died in a US prison on Saturday. He died from natural ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

The school dropout from Kerala who became Kyrgyzstan's military leader

Manavi Kapur profiles Sheikh Rafik Mohammed of Calicut, who has been appointed major general of the Central Asian country's military forces. IMAGE: Sheikh Rafik Mohammed, the chairman of Gammon Group, fashioned himself as an economic diplomat in West and Central Asia.  It isn't every day that an Indian makes headlines for being appointed to the top military post in Kyrgyzstan, a country of 6 million people, located at the borders of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, and best known for its place ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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'Blind Sheikh' who was Osama bin Laden's inspiration dies

'Blind Sheikh' who was Osama bin Laden's inspiration dies Osama bin Laden once credited Rahman as the inspiration and justification for the September 11, 2001 attacks which destroyed the World Trade Centre Published: Sunday, February 19, 2017, 8:47 [IST] ...
 One India2 months ago
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