Yoga guru Ramdev`s close aide and senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik on Sunday has set off a fresh controversy by calling MPs as ‘insane’ who criticised his meeting with 26/11 attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan, adding that he feels like “spitting on the faces of these insane MPs”.
The wounds are still fresh, the bullet marks are still there but it`s time for a fresh start for Mumbai`s Jewish community. The Chabad House centre in downtown Colaba, better known as Nariman House, will be reopened on Tuesday, nearly six years after the 26/11 tragedy.
In a major embarrassment for Mumbai police chief Rakesh Maria, Maharashtra`s transparency watchdog has recommended a judicial inquiry against him for "withholding and giving misleading" information to the wife of an IPS officer killed during the 26/11 terror attack.
India Tuesday said an expeditious and successful conclusion of probe and trial of those involved in the Mumbai terror attacks case in Pakistan would help bridge the trust deficit between the two neighbours.
The Congress on Monday tried to corner the government on the meeting of an Indian journalist with terror accused Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan, saying it could not have taken place without the knowledge of authorities and claimed the scribe was "very close to Sangh parivar".
The English translation of Ajmal Kasab`s statement was on Wednesday submitted in a Pakistani Anti- Terrorism Court conducting the trial of the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attack that had claimed 166 lives.
The Bombay High Court on Wednesday rejected the plea of Sayyed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal, prime accused in 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case, to quash a Maharashtra Government Resolution (GR) which prohibited him from appearing in the courts as he had threat to his life.
Congress Wednesday said if voted back to power India`s dialogue with Pakistan will be consistent with the "delivery" on accountability for 26/11 Mumbai terror strike and on the dismantling of terror infrastructure in Pakistan.
Slamming UPA for making flip-flops on its policy on Pakistan, BJP Wednesday said that the message needed to be conveyed in "very unmistakable" terms to the neighbouring country that no meaningful dialogue was possible unless it delivered on its commitment of taking action against terrorists operating from its soil.