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Hafiz Saeed inaugurates party office in Islamabad, kicks-off campaign for Pakistan parliamentary polls

JuD chief Hafiz Saeed on Saturday inaugurated the office of his recently launched political outfit Milli Muslim League (MML) in Islamabad. 

Jun 23, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

Political cost of prosecuting Hafiz Saeed too big: Former ISI chief Asad Durrani

The JuD is believed to be the front organisation for the banned LeT which is responsible for carrying out the Mumbai attacks in 2008.

May 27, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

Terrorist Hafiz Saeed moves Lahore High Court, challenges Pakistan government ban on his charities

The JuD chief has challenged the Pakistan govt ban on his outfits – JuD and charity organisation Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation.

Mar 16, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

Pakistan govt, not India, behind my house arrest: Hafiz Saeed

The JuD chief has claimed that he was actually detained by the Pakistan government to stop him from raising the Kashmir issue.

Feb 03, 2018, 00:17 AM IST

Pakistan to crackdown on Hafiz Saeed; seize assets, finances of his charities: Report

Hafiz Saeed carries a USD 10 million American bounty for his role in terror activities.

Jan 01, 2018, 16:39 PM IST

US hits back after Pakistan court orders release of Hafiz Saeed

In May 2008, the United States Department of the Treasury had designated Hafiz Saeed as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist under Executive Order 13224.

Nov 22, 2017, 22:56 PM IST

Hafiz Saeed, 26/11 attacks mastermind, to be freed from house arrest in Pakistan

Pakistan's Punjab Judicial Review Board on Wednesday ordered the release of Mumbai terror attacks mastermind and banned Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed. 

Nov 22, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

Hafiz Saeed's release will lead to unrest, Punjab govt tells Lahore High Court

The Punjab Government in Pakistan had said that releasing Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed from house arrest will lead to unrest.

Sep 13, 2017, 08:31 AM IST

Indian Muslim clerics demand action against Hafiz Saeed, send resolution to UNSC

In a significant development, Indian Muslim clerics and imams have called for action against 26/11 mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed for his anti-India activities. 

Aug 10, 2017, 10:00 AM IST

Pakistan: JuD chief Hafiz Saeed's house arrest extended for two more months

Hafiz Saeed was also put under house arrest after the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, but he was freed by a court in 2009.

Aug 01, 2017, 09:04 AM IST

Hafiz Saeed's outfit to launch Kashmir 'solidarity' campaign

"The drive will continue till July 19 during which big gatherings, conferences and rallies will be held across (Pakistan)," said JuD acting chief Hafiz Abdul Rehman Makki.

Jun 19, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

Hafiz Saeed's detention case: Pakistan court defers verdict till July 3

Hafiz Saeed has been detained on the instruction of the federal government for their alleged involvement in activities prejudicial to peace and security of the country.

Jun 19, 2017, 14:46 PM IST

26/11 attacks mastermind Abdul Rehman Makki urges Pakstani media to foster unrest in Kashmir

One of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind, Abdul Rehman Makki, has urged the Pakistani media to foster unrest in Kashmir.

Jun 19, 2017, 12:00 PM IST

JuD chief exposes Pakistani Army, calls it puppet in hands of the terror organisation

Hafiz Saeed's brother-in-law Hafiz Abdul Rehman Makki was given the charge of the head of Jamaat-ud-Dawah in March this year.

May 29, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Hafiz Saeed to be released from house arrest? Pakistan court to decide today

Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and four others challenged their house arrest in the Lahore High Court (LHC).

Feb 22, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Hafiz Saeed responsible for unleashing terrorism against Pakistan's neighbours: India

: With Pakistan finally putting Hafiz Saeed, the co-founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba and the chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawah under the Anti-Terrorism Act, India has asserted that effective action mandated internationally against him is the first step in ridding the region of the twin menaces of terrorism and violent extremism.

Feb 20, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Hafiz Saeed is internationally proscribed terrorist, msut be brought to justice soon: India

India on Thursday said that Hafiz Saeed needed to be brought to justice soon.

Feb 16, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Surgical strikes: When India decided enough is enough

India and Pakistan have always had a tempestuous relation, courtesy Islamabad's 'bleed India with a thousand cuts' policy.

Dec 16, 2016, 16:15 PM IST

US calls for de-escalation of tension between India and Pakistan, asks Islamabad to act against terror groups

Sending a strong message to Pakistan that it needs to act against UN-designated terrorist groups, the White House on Thursday called for de-escalation of tension between India and Pakistan.

Sep 30, 2016, 06:10 AM IST

Tough message to Pakistan! US says Islamabad should act against terror groups harming its neighbours

Last month India, US signed the 'Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement'.

Sep 08, 2016, 08:48 AM IST