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Daniel Pearl's killer appeals against death sentence

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 ..., 3 weeks ago

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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.
 DNA1 day 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 ...
 Prokerala1 day 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 ...
 Reuters1 day ago Blind sheikh convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in U.S. prison| Reuters  First Post.com1 day 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.com1 week ago

Omar asks Mehbooba to take responsibility for killing of civilians in J-K

-K) [India], Jan. 3 (ANI): National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Tuesday asked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to accept responsibility for the killing of civilians during the last six-month unrest in the valley. Speaking on the second ...
 Sify1 month 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 India21 hours ago

Blasts echo across Somali capital on eve of election| Reuters

By Abdi Sheikh and Feisal Omar | MOGADISHU MOGADISHU About three blasts, possibly from mortar bombs, echoed on Tuesday across the Somali capital where the authorities had imposed a security lock down on the eve of a presidential vote.There were no ...
 First Post.com1 week ago

Somali militants ram car bomb into hotel, killing 28| Reuters

By Abdi Sheikh and Feisal Omar | MOGADISHU MOGADISHU Islamist militants rammed a car bomb into the gate of a hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, jumped clear and stormed inside on Wednesday, killing 28 people, government and medical ...
 First Post.com3 weeks ago

'When we don't talk to Kashmiris, Pakistan becomes more relevant'

'Engagement should never stop.''Reassure Kashmiris that they will be treated at par with the rest of India.''The peace you crave will be peace with honour.''Your special status will not be tinkered with.' IMAGE: A policeman takes aim during an anti-India protest in Srinagar.The Kashmir valley saw almost five months of shutdown following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani on July 8. Photograph: Danish Ismail/Reuters After five months of unrest, Kashmir finally saw calm and ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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