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Hyderabad student’s family says he is innocent


September 1st, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 1 (IANS) The family of a city student who was arrested by the Bangalore police Friday in an alleged terror plot has claimed that he is innocent.Kausar Begum, ... Read more...

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Khaleda Zia’s son, 29 others indicted in 2004 bombing


March 18th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 18 (IANS) The son of former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia and 29 others were Sunday indicted by a special court for a grenade attack in 2004 ... Read more...

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Plot to abduct Sachin: Eight-year jail terms for six


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Six Harkat-ul Jihad-al-Islami terrorists who plotted to abduct cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly in 2002 were Monday sentenced to eight-year jail terms by ... Read more...

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Delhi blast: NIA looks for Kishtwar suspect’s brother


October 20th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 20 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA), probing the Sep 7 Delhi High Court blast that killed 15 people, is looking for two more suspects in Kishtwar town ... Read more...

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No suspects yet in Mumbai, Delhi blasts: Chidambaram


September 30th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Three weeks after a bomb blast outside the Delhi High Court left 15 people dead and over 80 injured, there were no suspects or ... Read more...

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India needs comprehensive plan to fight terror: Pakistani daily


September 9th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 9 (IANS) India needs a comprehensive plan to fight terrorism, including schemes to deradicalise society, said a Pakistani daily Friday following a massive bombing in Delhi that left ... Read more...

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Delhi blast: Two detained in Uttar Pradesh


September 9th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Two people were detained in Uttar Pradesh Friday in connection with the Delhi High Court blast two days ago which claimed 13 lives, police said here."One ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda commander Ilyas Kashmiri is alive: Dawn


July 16th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 16 (IANS) Mohammad Ilyas Kashmiri, the Al Qaeda commander who was believed to have been killed last month in a US drone attack in Pakistan, is alive, a ... Read more...

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Don’t give data on us to India, Pakistan warned


July 10th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 10 (IANS) A terrorist group linked with Al Qaeda has warned Pakistan not to share information about it with India, a media report said.Harakat-ul-Jihad al-Islami (HuJI) warned the ... Read more...

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US declines to confirm Ilyas Kashmiri’s killing


June 7th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 7 (IANS) Despite Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani's reported assertion that Washington has confirmed the death of Ilyas Kashmiri, the United States has declined to do so.... Read more...

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Did Headley’s information help locate Ilyas Kashmiri?


June 5th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 5 (IANS) One compelling possibility that arises in the aftermath of the drone killing of Ilyas Kashmiri is whether key Mumbai terror plotter David Coleman Headley offered actionable ... Read more...

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Ilyas Kashmiri killed in US drone strike, HuJi confirms death


June 4th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 4 (IANS) Ilyas Kashmiri, one of the five most wanted terrorist leaders by the US, has been killed in Pakistan's northwest tribal area of South Waziristan, Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami ... Read more...

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India may get access to Headley again


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 3 (IANS) The United States may provide access to Pakistani American David Headley after the ongoing trial of his long time friend, Pakistan-born Canadian Tahawwur Rana, for helping ... Read more...

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Headley worked with FBI for capture of Mumbai mastermind


June 1st, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 1 (IANS) After his 2009 arrest, confessed Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley worked with FBI agents to try to engineer the capture of Sajid Mir, a suspected mastermind ... Read more...

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Lockheed boss targeted by Ilyas Kashmiri: Headley (Lead)


June 1st, 2011 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 31 (IANS) Ilyas Kashmiri, commander of the Pakistani-based terrorist organisation Harakat-ul-Jihad al-Islami (HUJI) had once targeted the CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp in apparent retaliation for drone attacks ... Read more...

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Dozen Canadians training for jihad in Pakistani terror camp


January 17th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 17 (IANS) Canadian authorities are worried after reports that a dozen Canadian converts to Islam are getting trained for jihad at an Al Qaeda camp in ... Read more...

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Six terrorists get life term for plot to kidnap Sachin


January 15th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) A Delhi court Saturday awarded life imprisonment to six Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI) terrorists, including three Pakistanis, for plotting to kidnap cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly in ... Read more...

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Mumbai Police issues look out notice for Lashkar terrorist


December 27th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Dec 27 (ANI): The Mumbai Police on Monday issued a look-out notice for one of the four terrorists who are suspected to be holed up in the city to carry out ... Read more...

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No terror tip-off to Mumbai Police: Goa police


October 7th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 7 (IANS) Goa Police Thursday denied it had relayed any information about two suspected Harkat-ul Jihadi al-Islami (HuJI) terrorists landing in Mumbai to the Mumbai Police, even as TV channels ... Read more...

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Classic guerrilla ability keeping terrorism alive in Pak despite Army operation : Editorial


August 25th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.25 (ANI): Monday's series of terror attacks in Pakistan's Federal Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, which left over 45 dead and 100 injured, were a stark reminder of the ... Read more...

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa attacks in retaliation against crackdown on ‘terror’ relief camps


August 24th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 24 (ANI): Over half a dozen terror strikes rocked Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Monday killing 45 people and injuring nearly 100 others, which analysts believe was in retaliation ... Read more...

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US, UN declare Ilyas Kashmiri’s HuJI ‘terrorist group’


August 7th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.7 (ANI): The United States and the United Nations (UN) have declared dreaded terrorist Ilyas Kashmiri a "Specially Designated Global Terrorist", while declaring his militant group- Harakatul Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI) as ... Read more...

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UN, US designate HuJI as terrorist organisation


August 7th, 2010 - 7:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) The UN and the US have designated Harkat-ul Jihad al-Islami (HuJI) as a terrorist organisation and imposed sanctions on the group and its commander Mohammad Ilyas Kashmiri. The US ... Read more...

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India to review security of Dhaka mission


June 29th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) In the wake of a fresh intelligence alert about the possibility of terror attacks on Indians in Bangladesh, New Delhi has taken up the issue with ... Read more...

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British terrorist leader held in Bangladesh


April 16th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 16 (IANS) Bangladesh authorities Friday arrested Golam Mostafa, who is the chief of Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami (HuJI) in Britain and accused of financing the banned Islamist militant outfit. Golam Mostafa, 45, is ... Read more...

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Unprecedented rise in suicide attacks, fatalities in Pak in 2010


March 13th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 13(ANI): Pakistan has seen an unprecedented rise in the number of suicide attacks carried out across the country and loss of life during the first 70 days of 2010 ... Read more...

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India hands over three dossiers to Pakistan


February 25th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao handed over three dossiers dealing with information on "some individuals" associated with the Mumbai terror attack to her Pakistani counterpart Salman Bashir ... Read more...

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Three HuJI men gunned down in Chicha encounter


February 4th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Kishtwar (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 4 (ANI): The Jammu encounter has finally come to an end after the security personnel gunned down three Harkat- ul-Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI) terrorists in Chicha area, 30 kilometers ... Read more...

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US asks Pak to arrest and extradite pro-Kashmir Jihadi group chief soon


January 6th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan. 6 (ANI): The United States has sought from the Pakistani government an early arrest and extradition of Ilyas Kashmiri, the fugitive chief of the pro-Kashmir Jihadi group, Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami ... Read more...

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CIA denies Headley was its agent


December 17th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has denied that Pakistan-born US national David Coleman Headley, a key suspect in the 26/11 terror attacks, was its agent at any point ... Read more...

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Three Bangladeshi militants sent to police custody


November 18th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 18 (IANS) Three suspected Bangladeshi militants, arrested for having alleged links with terror outfits Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), were Wednesday remanded in police custody till Dec 2, police ... Read more...

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Three Bangladeshi militants arrested in Kolkata


November 17th, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Three suspected Bangladeshi militants were arrested in Kolkata Tuesday with counterfeit currency with a notional value of Rs.30 lakh, police said. The three were arrested by the city ... Read more...

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HuJI terrorist killed in Jammu and Kashmir


October 18th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 18 (IANS) A top commander of the terrorist group Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI) was killed in a gun battle with security forces in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said Sunday. Mohammad ... Read more...

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Man allegedly linked to HuJI arrested in Bareilly


October 15th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 15 (IANS) A man having suspected links with terrorist outfits, including the Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami (HuJI), has been arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly district, police said Thursday. Chand Mohammad, 40, was arrested Wednesday ... Read more...

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Students form human chain for fencing of Indo-Bangladesh border


October 14th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sonahat (Assam), Oct.14 (ANI): Thousands of students formed a human chain in the Sonahat region in Assam on Tuesday to demand fences along India-Bangladesh border.Insurgency-hit Assam shares a 272-kilometer long border with ... Read more...

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