4 convicted for 2008 Jaipur serial blasts which killed 72 people

A special court on Wednesday (December 18) convicted four people in connection with the 2008 Jaipur serial blast case. The blast had killed 72 people and left over 170 injured. The court acquited one person giving him the benefit of doubt. All the four have been convicted under sections of IPC, Prevention of Unlawful Activities Act, Explosives Act, and PDPP Act.

Dec 18, 2019, 12:28 PM IST

Bangladesh upholds death sentences over 2004 attack on British envoy

A Bangladesh court upheld death sentences on Thursday for three members of an outlawed Islamist militant group in connection with a grenade attack on the British ambassador in 2004.

Feb 11, 2016, 14:35 PM IST

Pak national with HuJI links held in Hyderabad

A Pakistani national was arrested here Friday for alleged links with banned terror organisation HuJI, police said.

Aug 14, 2015, 14:23 PM IST

Two top al-Qaeda-affiliate's leaders nabbed in Bangladesh

Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent's Bangladesh chief and his top advisor were among 12 militants belonging to the group arrested by police which also seized a huge cache of explosives, foiling a major attack planned for the end of Ramzan, officials said on Thursday.

Jul 02, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Gorakhpur blast: HuJI operative given life sentence

 Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami operative Tariq Qasmi was on Friday awarded life imprisonment for his role in 2007 blasts in Gorakhpur and Lucknow by a local court which held him guilty of sedition and keeping explosives.

Apr 24, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

HuJI leader, sentenced to death, arrested in Bangladesh

A key operative of outlawed Islamist militant outfit HuJI, who was sentenced to death in absentia for a deadly blast here, has been arrested in Bangladesh.

Nov 06, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

HuJI leader, sentenceed to death, nabbed in Bangladesh

 A top leader of the banned militant outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad (HuJI), who was sentenced to death in absentia for the 2001 blast in Dhaka, has been arrested.

Nov 06, 2014, 22:02 PM IST

Four HuJI suspects arrested in Bangladesh

Thwarting a possible terrorist attack on the capital, Bangladesh police have arrested four suspected operatives of outlawed HuJI militant outfit and busted two laboratories used for making bombs.

Oct 25, 2014, 22:27 PM IST

Fourth arrest in Burdwan blast case

One suspected terrorist who was injured in the October 2 explosion here, in which two others were killed, was on Tuesday arrested taking the total number of those apprehended by the police in the case to four while the CID is on the lookout for two more suspects.

Oct 07, 2014, 22:13 PM IST

Another person arrested in Burdwan blast case

Amid calls for handing over the Burdwan blast probe to the National Investigation Agency, the CID on Monday made another arrest, taking the number of arrests in the case to three.

Oct 06, 2014, 21:43 PM IST

Burdwan blast: One more suspect arrested by CID

Two more suspects have been arrested by the police in connection with the Burdwan blast, as per news reports on Monday.

Oct 06, 2014, 11:31 AM IST

Two women arrested in connection with Burdwan blast

Two women were arrested and remanded to police custody for two weeks on Sunday in connection with the explosion at Khagragarh here that left two suspected militants dead.

Oct 05, 2014, 14:16 PM IST

UP blasts: Court rejects police`s plea to summon J&K Police SI

Special court hearing 2007 Faizabad and Lucknow blasts cases, rejected plea of UP Police to summon Sub Inspector of Kashmir police to prove that accused had a link with a slain HuJI operative.

Oct 07, 2013, 00:25 AM IST

Govt to challenge Barabanki court order on `HuJI operatives`

UP govt`s plea to withdraw a case against two alleged HuJI operatives in connection with seizure of explosives in Barabanki after the 2007 Gorakhpur blasts was rejected by a court.

May 10, 2013, 20:35 PM IST

UP govt will appeal against Barabanki court`s decision: Azam Khan

UP government would appeal against the Barabanki court`s decision rejecting its plea to withdraw case against two alleged HuJI operatives in connection with seizure of explosives.

May 10, 2013, 17:07 PM IST

Court rejects UP govt’s plea to drop terror charges

In a setback to Uttar Pradesh government, a court in Barabanki, Friday, rejected its plea seeking to withdraw the case against 2007 Gorakhpur blasts accused Tariq Quasmi and Khalid Mujahid, who are alleged to be HuJI operatives.

May 10, 2013, 14:30 PM IST

Kalyan targets Mulayam, accuses him of appeasement politics

UP govt`s release of "innocent" youths booked on terror charges came under fire from Kalyan Singh who said SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav was hoping to get PM`s post with "appeasement politics".

Apr 26, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

Brother of top HUJI operative among six held for IPL betting

Local police busted a cricket betting racket and arrested six persons, including the brother of incarcerated south India chief of terror outfit HUJI, Shaik Khaja, for allegedly accepting bets on IPL matches, police said on Wednesday.

Apr 24, 2013, 18:08 PM IST

HuJI militant wanted in Burman abduction case arrested

A HuJI militant wanted in the 2001 abduction case of shoe baron Partha Pratim Roy Burman has been arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police from the Port area.

Dec 20, 2012, 23:49 PM IST

NIA probe into `plot` will take some time: Police

Police said the NIA probe into the alleged plot to target politicians and some journalists by 15 terror suspects of LeT and HuJI would take time.

Dec 04, 2012, 16:06 PM IST