Six years on, people of Mumbai ready to fearlessly counter terror attacks

 Six years after gunmen from Pakistan stormed prime hotels and city landmarks killing more than 160 people and wounding many more in Mumbai, residents say they are ready to counter such incidents should they take place in the future.

Trial of 26/11 in Pakistan very slow: Rajnath Singh

On the sixth anniversary of 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday voiced concern over the "very slow" progress in the trial of the case in Pakistan and demanded that the perpetrators be punished at the earliest.

The sixth anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai attacks
The sixth anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai attacks

On the sixth anniversary of 26/11 attacks, India faces primarily two kinds of jihadist terror threats. One, as a society, it is witnessing the birth of self-radicalizing Muslim youth who are attracted to the jihadist call of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) led by Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi. This radicalisation can be countered by India's vibrant democracy, pluralism and alert parents.

UK victim of Mumbai attacks to sue owners of Taj Mahal hotel

A 33-year-old British man, paralysed during the Mumbai terror attacks in November 2008, is suing the owners of the iconic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, alleging they did little to provide security for guests despite several warnings that an assault on the hotel was imminent.

Pak should punish 26/11 accused, enough evidence given: Shinde

Pakistan should punish those involved in 2008 Mumbai terror attack as enough evidence has been given to the neighbouring country, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Tuesday.

15,000 students to participate in anti-terrorism day event

Over 15,000 students from schools and colleges would be administered the anti-terrorism pledge at an event here on November 24, organised to mark the fifth anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.

David Headley`s emails show he had inside info on 26/11

Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley, who played a key role in plotting the 2008 Mumbai attacks, boasted to his former school-mates that the assault was "retaliation" for events in Kashmir and Afghanistan, according to a new book by a Danish journalist.

Sharif assures action on 26/11 Mumbai attacks

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday assured India of "action" on the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case in the wake of a Pakistani judicial commission having visited India.

I worked tirelessly to build LeT still sidelined by Lakhvi: Tunda tells cops

Arrested terrorist Abdul Karim Tunda told his interrogators that he holds a grudge against Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi for scuttling his chances of reaching the top position in the outfit.

Surveillance of foreign phone calls helped nab Headley: US

Pakistani-American Headley, 51, was arrested by the US security agencies in October 2009 for scouting the targets of the Mumbai attack for terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba.

Mumbai case: Trial of Pak suspects adjourned till May 25

The trial of seven Pakistani suspects, including Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was on Saturday adjourned till May 25 as the judge was on leave.

Abu Jundal`s discharge application rejected by Nashik court

Local court rejected LeT operative and 26/11 Mumbai attacks conspirator Sayad Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal`s application seeking discharge from Maharashtra Police Academy attack conspiracy case.

26/11 case: Pak judicial panel`s India visit may be delayed

A Pak judicial commission`s visit to India in connection with the Mumbai attacks case may be delayed as an anti-terrorism court sought an assurance that members of the panel will be allowed to cross-examine key Indian witnesses.

B’day party, conjugal rights for terror boss Lakhvi in jail

Terror mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, who played a central role in the 26/11 terror attack plot, is leading a lavish lifestyle inside Rawalpindi’s Adiala Jail, reports claimed on Friday.

Justice for 26/11 `unfinished business`: Hillary Clinton

The US said bringing to justice the perpetrators of 26/11 was still an "unfinished business" which was high on its priority.

Pak begins scheme to stop radicalisation in madrasas: Report

Pakistan has started a "pilot scheme" to stop radicalisation in madrasas under which it hopes to open "window of influence" on schools.

David Headley sentenced for 35 years for role in 26/11 Mumbai attacks

David Headley was sentenced to 35 years in jail by a US court for his `unquestionable` role in massacre of 166 people in the 2008 Mumbai attacks.

Mumbai trial adjourned again on defence plea

The prosecution protested the judge`s decision to adjourn the case without any proceedings today.

Headley, Rana sentencing rescheduled by US court

A US court Wednesday rescheduled the sentencing of Pakistani American LeT terrorist David Headley,.

2012 saw courts doubting their power under anti-terror law

Year 2012 saw the trial courts dealing with several terror cases including those of the 26/11 Mumbai mayhem coordinator Abu Jundal and terror strike on an Israeli diplomat.