Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zakiur Rahman Lakhvi cannot be allowed to simply walk away free, an editorial said and added that in the Mumbai trials, "Pakistan`s overall record in the fight against militancy is also on trial".
The government`s position on a meeting that a journalist had with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed got endorsement from an unexpected quarter today with Congress leader Salman Khurshid saying it was a "private initiative".
BJP on Monday accused Congress of presenting non-issues as issues before Parliament and giving lessons on patriotism when it had "surrendered" before terrorism and adopted a "soft" approach towards Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
Records of the cross-examination of Indian witnesses by a Pakistani judicial commission in connection with the Mumbai attacks case are likely to be received by Pakistani authorities tomorrow, a prosecutor said on Wednesday.
The Navi Mumbai police got permission from a sessions court to arrest Devendra Jagtap, alias JD, who allegedly fired two rounds with a country-made revolver at extradited gangster Abu Salem at the high-security Taloja jail.