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Mumbai terror attack mastermind Lakhvi leads luxurious life in jail

LeT operations commander Zaki-ur- Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind, is living in relative luxury inside jail with access to internet, mobile phones and visitors despite Pakistan's protestations that it is cracking down on militants.

Pakistan will go on providing safe havens to LeT: Top US official

Pakistan will continue to provide safe havens to Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), an internationally-banned terrorist group, thus remaining a major irritant in ties with India, a top American spy master said on Thursday.

Will hold Pak to its pledge to target LeT and Haqqani: Carter

The US would hold Pakistan to its pledge to target all terrorist groups, including the Haqqani network and the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), President Barack Obama's nominee for defence secretary told lawmakers on Wednesday.

Foiled 11 infiltration bids last month, says BSF

Alert troopers of the Border Security Force (BSF) last month foiled 11 infiltration bids by militants along the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, a senior BSF official said.

India, US ask Pakistan to bring 26/11 perpetrators to justice
India, US ask Pakistan to bring 26/11 perpetrators to justice

Identifying terrorism as a major challenge, India and the US on Sunday stressed the need for joint and concerted efforts to disrupt terror entities including LeT, D Company and the Haqqani Network and asked Pakistan to bring the perpetrators of 26/11 terror attack to justice.

Obama's visit: Hafiz Saeed trying to push militants into India, sets up control rooms

Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed is attempting to push militants across the Indian side of the border ahead of US President Barack Obama's India visit to attend Republic Day celebrations, reports said on Tuesday.

LeT trying to infiltrate into India ahead of Obama visit; security along IB tightened

Fearing possible infiltration attempts by the Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), the security along the International Border has been tightened ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India for Republic Day.

Multi-layered security arrangements for Obama's visit ahead of R-Day

A Multi-layered security arrangements have been done in Delhi and surrounding areas ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India for Republic Day.

Obama's India visit: LeT planning more attacks, security along IB stepped up
Obama's India visit: LeT planning more attacks, security along IB stepped up

Fearing possible infiltration attempts by the Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), the security along the International Border has been tightened ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India for Republic Day.

US seeks closure of Delhi-Agra highway during Obama's Agra visit

Ahead of Barack Obama's visit to India for Republic Day celebrations, the United States has demanded that all restaurants and hotels on the Delhi-Agra highway should be closed to ensure full-proof security for the world's most powerful man.

LeT suspects chargesheeted by Delhi Police

Delhi Police Thursday filed a chargesheet against suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba men Abdul Subhan, a Pakistani national and another man for allegedly hatching a conspiracy to carry out terror attacks in the national capital.

Will take pro-active steps to deal with Pakistan proxy war: Manohar Parrikar

On a day when the US asked Pakistan to fight all terror groups, India on Tuesday warned that "pro-active" steps will be taken to deal with the "proxy war" supported by the neighbouring country and said a "difference" will be seen in the next six months.

Pentagon voices concern over Pak's safe havens for terrorists

The Pentagon has expressed serious concern over Pakistan being a safe haven for terrorists while US experts said the country's approach towards terrorist groups operating in India and Afghanistan has not changed.

'Bomb boat' had Navy installations as target, was LeT operated: Reports
'Bomb boat' had Navy installations as target, was LeT operated: Reports

The boat that was blown up 365 km off Gujarat’s Porbandar port on the intervening night of December 31 and January 1 had Navy installations as target and was Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operated, as per reports on Tuesday.

Manohar Parrikar downplays John Kerry's Pak statement

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday avoided commenting on United States Secretary of State John Kerry praising Pakistan for its action against terrorist organisations, saying terrorism in all forms is bad.

ISI disappointed as Lashkar-e-Toiba failed to disrupt J&K polls: Report
ISI disappointed as Lashkar-e-Toiba failed to disrupt J&K polls: Report

Frustrated over peaceful conduction of Jammu and Kashmir elections by Indian government last year, the premier intelligence service of Pakistan, ISI, is disappointed with the notorious militant group Lashkar-e-Toiba, reports stated on Saturday.

Around 50-60 heavily armed LeT militants waiting across LoC to infiltrate: Sources
Around 50-60 heavily armed LeT militants waiting across LoC to infiltrate: Sources

Jammu: Around 50-60 heavily armed militants belonging to the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) are believed to be waiting across the Line of Control to infiltrate into the Indian side even as the security forces have tightened vigil along the International Border, sources said on Thursday.

Pak's zero tolerance against terrorism questionable: US expert

Pakistan's zero tolerance policy against terrorism is questionable given its reluctance to take action against Lashkar-e-Taiba and the perpetrators of the Mumbai terrorist attack, a US expert has said.

UN panel removes 'sahib' from Hafiz Saeed's name, regrets mistake

A UN Security Council panel has issued a "revised" letter removing the term 'sahib' from the name of Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, saying it regrets the mistake after India objected to the use of the salutation.

26/11 trial: Pakistan govt fails to challenge Lakhvi's bail order
26/11 trial: Pakistan govt fails to challenge Lakhvi's bail order

A Pakistani government prosecutor said Monday he had been forced to delay his appeal against a court order which grants bail to the alleged mastermind of the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai.