PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack
PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid homage to the martyrs of the 2001 Parliament House terrorist attack.

Committee set up to review Parliament security

Security of Parliament, which was targeted by terrorists 13 years back, is set to be strengthened further with a special committee being set up today to suggest measures for it within a month.

Parliament Attack: Gujarat HC rejects CRPF jawan`s plea for award

The Gujarat High Court has rejected a plea filed by a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan, who had played a role in fighting against the `2001 terror attack` on the Indian Parliament, demanding an award of Rs 50,000 as announced by the Lok Sabha speaker.

Subramanium among first choice of CJI to try coalgate cases

Senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium, whose name was left out by the Centre for elevation as Supreme Court judge on Friday emerged as the first choice of Chief Justice of India RM Lodha to try the high and mighty in the coal blocks scam cases.

Sec 144 to be imposed in Kupwara from February 9 to 11

Jammu and Kashmir government will impose Section 144 in areas of Kupwara from February 9 to 11 to prevent law and order problems on death anniversary of Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru.

Martyrs` families demand memorial outside Parliament complex

Upset over restrictions on their entry for paying homage to the martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack, the family members of the slain personnel demanded that they be allotted land outside the high-security complex to build memorial.

Nation pays homage to martyrs of Parliament attack

Martyrs of 2001 attack on Parliament were remembered on Friday with lawmakers led by Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar paying homage to them on the 12th anniversary of the incident.

Top LeT module planning to attack Delhi busted, one arrested

A terror module of Lashkar-e-Toiba which was in an "advanced stage" of planning a militant strike in Delhi has been busted by the Delhi Police with the arrest of a suspected operative from Mewat region of Haryana.

Has Narendra Modi forgotten Kargil, Parliament attack? Congress

Hitting back at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for assailing the UPA government on the issue of terrorism and border violence, Congress leader Mukul Wasnik on Tuesday sought to know whether Modi had forgotten the Kargil intrusion and attack on Parliament during NDA regime.

Musical album for Afzal Guru released

A musical album as a tribute to Mohammad Afzal Guru, who was executed in Tihar jail earlier this year following conviction in the Parliament attack case, was released here on Saturday by a civil society group.

In a book, Afzal Guru praised Taliban chief Mullah Omar

In a book released seven months after his execution, Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru had praised Taliban chief Mullah Mohammad Omar for standing up to the United States and allied forces in Afghanistan.

Attack on Sarabjit Singh un-Islamic: Ajmer Sharif head

The assault on Sarabjit Singh in Pakistani jail was un-Islamic act and such incidents could create negative atmosphere for minority community in India, the spiritual head of Ajmer Sharif Dargah said.

Malik plans fast in Delhi demanding return of Guru`s remains

JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik on Tuesday announced a 48-hour long hunger strike next month in Delhi to press for the return of Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru`s mortal remains.

Strike evokes mix response in Kashmir Valley

A strike called by a group of separatists demanding return of bodies of Mohammad Afzal Guru and Mohammad Maqbool Bhat evoked mixed response.

J&K CM should not have allowed Guru`s execution: PDP

Opposition People`s Democratic Party said Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah should not have allowed execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru due to its adverse impact in Valley.

BJP MLA slams govt`s silence on Afzal Guru issue

Accusing Centre and Jammu and Kashmir govt of not reacting to situation in Valley over Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru`s execution, BJP MLA Chaman Lal Gupta said it can harm people`s interest.

Separatists call for shutdown to demand Guru`s mortal remains

A united forum of various separatist groups on Monday issued a strike call for Friday to press their demand seeking the mortal remains of Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru.

Hanging of Afzal Guru unfortunate: Yasin Malik

Separatist JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik has said that it was very unfortunate that Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru`s mercy petition was dismissed and he was hanged in secrecy.

Sushilkumar Shinde: An asset or liability for Congress?

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, who regretted linking BJP and RSS with terrorism, is again in eye of political storm over alleged intelligence failure behind Hyderabad blasts that killed 16.

PIL in SC for release of Afzal`s body, framing of guidelines

A petition was on Monday filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the government for handing over Afzal Guru`s body to his family.