Goa customs to visit Karnataka for gold smuggling probe

Goa customs sleuths are likely to visit Bhatkal town in Karnataka after two people from the area were arrested here within the span of a week for smuggling gold from Dubai, an official here said on Thursday.

Two more arrested in 13/7 Mumbai serial blast case

The Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) on Monday arrested two alleged associates of top Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal in connection with the 2011 serial blasts in the metropolis.

Arrested IM operatives procured, delivered explosives: Bengaluru Police

Four suspected operatives of banned outfit Indian Mujahideen arrested recently were part of a terror module that was used to procure, fabricate and deliver deadly explosives, a top police official said on Monday.

Another suspected IM operative held at Mangaluru airport
Another suspected IM operative held at Mangaluru airport

Another suspected Indian Mujahideen operative has been arrested at the Mangaluru international airport here before he was to board a Dubai-bound flight.

Gold smuggler invested in properties in Goa: ED

The head of a gold smuggling syndicate operating between Goa-Bhatkal and the Middle East countries has invested heavily in properties in Goa, according to the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Mumbai triple blasts: Hawala operator`s ATS custody extended

A special court on Monday extended the ATS custody of an alleged hawala operator suspected to be involved in the July 13, 2011 Mumbai triple blasts.

ISI replaces Yasin Bhatkal with No 2 in Indian Mujahideen?

Reports claimed on Thursday that co-founder Ahmed Sidibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal, who was recently arrested from the Indo-Nepal border, may have been replaced by the number two in the home-grown terror outfit Indian Mujahideen.

UP ATS to interrogate Bhatkal: Senior cop

Uttar Pradesh ATS will interrogate Yasin Bhatkal in connection with the blast at Sheetlaghat in Varanasi in 2010, officials have said.

AP police to question Bhatkal on Hyderabad blasts

Police teams from AP will soon be sent to Bihar to question arrested IM co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadulla Akhtar in connection with the February 21 twin bomb blasts case here, a top police official said on Thursday.

Bhatkal wanted in several bomb blast cases

Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal, arrested from the Indo-Nepal border in north Bihar, is wanted in several blast cases being probed by NIA and state police forces.

Maha ATS to seek Bhatkal`s custody: Patil

Hailing the arrest of Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal as a big success for intelligence agencies, Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil today said a state ATS team would soon leave to interrogate him and seek his custody.

Kolkata Police let off Indian Mujahideen chief Yasin Bhatkal in 2008

Yasin Bhatkal, one of the co-founders of the banned Indian Mujahideen, was arrested by Kolkata Police in 2008 in a fake currency case, but was let off.

‘Delhi Police warned of possible attack in Hyderabad`

Delhi Police Special Cell warned intelligence agencies about possibility of attack in Hyderabad following interrogation of accused after Pune blast was cracked in September last year, an officer said.

Pune blast suspect Bhatkal not `wanted` in arms case

It has now emerged that Samad Bhatkal was never a `wanted` in the illegal arms seizure case.

`Bhatkal at German bakery 15 days before blast`

Abdul Samad Bhatkal, prime suspect
in the February 13 Pune German Bakery blast who was recently
arrested from Mangalore, was seen near the eatery a fortnight
before the explosion, a senior ATS official said Tuesday.

Pune blast: Bhatkal sent to judicial custody

Abdul Samad Bhatkal, who was arrested on Monday from Mangalore airport over his suspected role in the February 13 Pune blast, was on Tuesday remanded to judicial custody till June 1.

Bhatkal prime suspect in Pune blast: PC

Abdul Bhatkal is the prime suspect in the Feb 13 Pune blast, Home Minister Chidambaram said Tuesday.

Pune blast suspect nabbed in Mangalore

In a potentially significant breakthrough in the Feb 13 German Bakery terror blast in Pune, an Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Abdul Samad Bhatkal was arrested from Mangalore airport.