With reports of Dawood Ibrahim, India’s most wanted terrorist and said to be the mastermind of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts suffering from gangrene which could be life-threatening, a former police officer has said that the mafia don's trusted lieutenant Chhota Shakeel is likely to be his successor.
Two days after the mysterious death of Indian national Kirpal Singh in a Pakistani jail, his family members and Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi today.
Dalbi Kaur, the sister of alleged Indian spy Sarabjit Singh, who died at Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat jail three years back, on Monday met Jagir Kaur, sister of another Indian convict Kirpal Singh, who died under similar circumstances at Pakistan jail on Sunday.
An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for his failure to appear before the court in the 2007 judges' detention case.
Pakistan will launch a special paramilitary crackdown in Punjab, the country`s richest and most-populous province, after an Easter Day bombing in the eastern city of Lahore killed 70 people, government and military sources told Reuters on Monday.
Pakistan`s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who faces charges of treason and murder, left the country early Friday for what his lawyers said was urgent spinal care after a three-year travel ban was lifted.