MPs want effective mechanism to combat terrorism

Members in Rajya Sabha on Monday demanded effective mechanisms to combat terrorism and favoured widespread police reforms and development policy to check extremism and prevent infiltration.

India, US ask Pakistan to bring 26/11 attack perpetrators to justice

India and the US on Thursday asked Pakistan to work towards bringing the perpetrators of the 2008 Mumbai attacks to justice even as they vowed to eliminate terrorist safe havens and disrupt terror networks including that of al-Qaeda and Lashkar-e-Toiba.

Indian High Commission was unaware of Vaidik-Saeed meet: Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed that the Indian High Commission in Pakistan was not aware of yoga guru Ramdev aide Ved Pratap Vaidik`s meeting with Pakistani terrorist Hafiz Saeed.

Vaidik-Saeed meet: NIA, IB to question journalist?

The National Investigation Agency and Intelligence Bureau are likely to question yoga guru Ramdev`s aide Ved Pratap Vaidik for meeting Pakistani terrorist Hafiz Saeed.

Vaidik-Saeed meet: PMO says scribe was not representing govt

The row over a meet between senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik and Pakistani terrorist Hafiz Saeed does not seem to be dying down.

Vaidik`s meeting with Hafiz Saeed amounts to sedition: Uddhav Thackeray

Cornering its own ally, Shiv Sena said the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government cannot shrug off its responsibility on the matter pertaining to a meeting between yoga guru Ramdev`s aide and senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik and Pakistani terrorist Hafiz Saeed.

EXCLUSIVE: Ved Pratap Vaidik says risked life for interview with Hafiz Saeed

Senior journalist and yoga guru Ramdev`s aide Ved Pratap Vaidik said he interviewed Pakistani terrorist leader Hafiz Saeed by keeping his life at stake.

Govt has nothing to do with Ved Vaidik-Hafiz Saeed meeting, says Sushma Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj reiterates in Lok Sabha that the NDA government has nothing to do with the meeting between Ved Vaidik and Hafiz Saeed. Swaraj also dubs the meeting as “unfortunate”.

Won`t protest Narendra Modi`s visit to Pakistan, Hafiz Saeed told Vaidik

The meeting of journalist and Baba Ramdev associate Ved Prakash Vaidik with 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed has created a furore in the Indian political circle.

26/11 trial adjourned in Pakistan for fifth time in three months

An anti-terrorism court trying the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case adjourned the hearing for the fifth time in last three months till July 16 after no prosecution lawyer and witnesses turned up.

Phone SIM card used in Mumbai attacks sent for forensic tests

An international mobile phone SIM card that was used to direct the militants who carried out the Mumbai attacks, has been sent to Interpol in Saudi Arabia.

`Jewish toddler-survivor of 26/11 attack doing well`

Moshe Holtzberg, the Jewish toddler who survived the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, is "doing well", growing up in a "complicated situation" with his grandparents, and Tel Aviv thanks Indians for saving him.

26/11 attack: Notice to Centre on PIL for gallantry awards to officers

The Bombay High Court issued notice to the Union Home Ministry on a PIL demanding Ashok Chakra and gallantry awards for all the officers, who fought the terrorists during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.

Aizaz Chaudhry is Pakistan`s new Foreign Secretary

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has cleared the appointment of career diplomat Aizaz Chaudhry, one of the key officials who handled the fallout of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, as Pakistan`s new Foreign Secretary.

`Indian court can hear suit of UK victim of Mumbai attacks`

An Indian expert legal witness today told the UK High Court that the compensation claim of a British man paralysed during the 2008 Mumbai attacks could be heard expeditiously by Indian courts.

Floating armouries risk 26/11-type attacks: Navy Chief DK Joshi

The Navy Chief’s comments come just a week after the nation observed the fifth anniversary of Mumbai attacks 2008.

British victim of Mumbai terror attacks sues Taj hotel owners

The UK High Court began a three-day hearing of a compensation claim case by a British man paralysed during the Mumbai terror attacks five years ago.

NSG rejigs commando training to ensure hostage safety

National Security Guard, which has till now trained its commandos in lethal operations leading to killing of terrorists, has re-oriented its modules in honing skills of the `Black Cats` to ensure hostage safety in counter-terror and hijack scenarios.

Narendra Modi attacks government over 26/11

Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi accused the government of failing to bring the masterminds of the Mumbai terror attack to justice.

US asks Pakistan to bring 2008 Mumbai attacks perpetrators to justice

The US on Tuesday asked Pakistan to bring to justice the perpetrators financiers and sponsors of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, saying it was an assault on the collective safety and security.