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Rana trial may expose Pakistan’s double game


May 23rd, 2011 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 23 (IANS) Pakistani spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) may be in the dock as Pakistan born Tahawwur Rana goes on trial in Chicago Monday for allegedly helping Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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Pakistani minister withdraws resignation


January 21st, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Nabeel Gabol, who offered to quit as a minister Wednesday, withdrew his resignation after meeting Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, a media report said Friday.Gabol was the ... Read more...

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Pakistani minister quits, police round up his guards


January 20th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 20 (IANS) Minister of State for Shipping Nabeel Gabol resigned from the government Wednesday and in a dramatic move immediately later 11 guards at his Karachi home were rounded ... Read more...

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Kin of New York victims file Mumbai terror attack civil suit against ISI, Laskar-e-Toiba


November 23rd, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.23 (ANI): Relatives of two New Yorkers murdered at a Hasidic center during the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, have filed a civil suit against Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency ... Read more...

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New York prepares for Mumbai-style attack


October 15th, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 15 (IANS) With US officials proclaiming an alleged European terror plot still active, New York City police conducted a drill that simulated a Mumbai-style attack on civilians on a ... Read more...

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‘US drone attack surge in Pak connected to suspected Europe terror plot’: Haqqani


October 6th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): The recent upsurge in US drone attacks in Pakistan is linked to efforts to disrupt a suspected Al-Qaeda plot to launch Mumbai-style attacks on European targets, Pakistan's ambassador ... Read more...

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Drone attacks in Pakistan ‘linked’ to Europe terror plot


October 6th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) US drone attacks have been stepped up in Pakistan to disrupt a suspected Al Qaeda plot to attack European targets, a media report said Wednesday.The drone attacks ... Read more...

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5 major check-in areas at European airports were targets of Mumbai-style attacks: US official


October 6th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Check-in areas in at least five major European airports were among the possible targets of a suspected Mumbai-style European terror attack plot, according to a US law enforcement ... Read more...

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Now, Japan, Sweden warn citizens against al-Qaeda Mumbai-style terror attacks in Europe


October 5th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Oct 5 (ANI): In the latest development, Japan and Sweden have now joined the US and Britain by issuing travel warnings of a Mumbai-style attack on major transport hubs or tourist ... Read more...

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Eight German al-Qaeda terrorists killed in US drone attack in Pakistan


October 5th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 5 (ANI): Eight German militants, who were taking training from the Taliban, have reportedly been killed in a U.S. missile strike close to the Afghan border in Pakistan.According ... Read more...

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Qaida’s Mumbai-style attack plot could have been hatched in Rochdale: Brit intelligence experts


October 4th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): British intelligence experts have claimed that an al-Qaida plot to launch Mumbai-style terror attacks across Europe, could have been hatched in Rochdale.According to The Daily Star, intelligence experts ... Read more...

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UK joins US in warning tourists against Mumbai-type terror attacks in Europe


October 4th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): Britain has reportedly joined the U.S. in warning tourists to remain vigilant amid fears of al-Qaeda's commando-style attacks in Europe following a series of terror alerts.The Foreign ... Read more...

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US to warn citizens over al-Qaeda backed Mumbai-style terror attacks in Europe


October 3rd, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): Amidst growing fears that European landmarks or transport hubs could be attacked by the al-Qaeda, the U.S. is reportedly considering issuing an official statement as early as today, ... Read more...

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NYPD preparing to combat ‘Mumbai-style terror attack’ in city


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 2 (ANI): The New York Police Department had reportedly sent selected officers around the world to analyse Mumbai-style of terror attacks with an intention to prevent such attacks from ... Read more...

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US, Europe experts play down reports of new Qaeda threats


September 30th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Sept.30 (ANI): European and American officials have said that they do not consider a terror attack as being eminent after detecting several credible threats from terrorist groups in Pakistan and northern ... Read more...

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Mumbai-style terror attack on European cities foiled (Lead)


September 29th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) A terror plot by Pakistan-based militants to launch Mumbai-style attacks in Britain and other European countries has been foiled by intelligence agencies, a media report said.Intelligence sources revealed ... Read more...

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Pak-based jihadis’ ‘Mumbai style’ terror attacks planned on Europe foiled


September 29th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, Sep 29 (ANI): The latest terrorplot to launch Mumbai-style attacks in the UK, France and Germany has been unearthed and disrupted after intelligence sharing among the spy agencies from these three ... Read more...

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Plot to attack European cities by Pakistani militants foiled


September 29th, 2010 - 6:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 29 (IANS) A major terror plot by Pakistan-based militants to launch Mumbai-style attacks in Britain and other European countries has been thwarted by intelligence agencies, a media report said.Pakistan-based ... Read more...

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Nov 26, 2008 - May 3, 2010: timeline of 26/11 trial


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) The verdict in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack case was delivered Monday with Special Judge M.L. Tahalyani declaring Pakistani national Ajmal Amir Kasab guilty and acquitting the two ... Read more...

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Timeline of Mumbai terror attacks trial


May 2nd, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Finally, the verdict in the Mumbai terror attacks trial will be delivered Monday, May 3, by Special Judge M.L. Tahaliyani. The following is the timeline of the Nov ... Read more...

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Timeline in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks trial


March 31st, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) The following is the timeline of the Nov 26, 2008, Mumbai terror attacks case, the verdict for which is to be pronounced May 3: 2008Nov 26: Ajmal Amir Kasab ... Read more...

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Holbrooke condemns Kabul attack


January 18th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 18 (ANI): United States Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Richard Holbrooke on Monday condemned the series of attacks and the large explosion in Kabul.In a coordinated ... Read more...

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LeT, JeM ,Taliban troika posing existential threat to Pak


October 16th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.16 (ANI): Thursday's blatant spree of terror attacks in Lahore has made it clear that the terror groups such as the Taliban, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), which ... Read more...

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Taliban’s ‘Terror Thursday’ leaves 26 dead in Lahore


October 15th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.15 (ANI): At least 26 persons were killed including 16 security personnel, eight militants and two civilians in three different terror attacks that rocked Lahore on Thursday.Less than a week ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban takes responsibility for Lahore terror attacks


October 15th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct.15 (ANI): The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed responsibility for the terrorist attacks on Lahore on Thursday morning.Armed gunmen launched a series of commando style assaults, similar to the GHQ ... Read more...

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Buchanan will complicate things for England, says Warne


June 12th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 12 (IANS) Former Australian spin wizard Shane Warne has taken a swipe at his former coach John Buchanan saying that his presence in the England team will create more chances ... Read more...

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‘Britain’s poor coastal security risks Mumbai-style terror attack’


May 18th, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Britain's poor coastal security is at risk of a Mumbai-style terror attack, a UK Commons Defence Committee report has warned."We cannot discount the possibility that the commando-style terrorist ... Read more...

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Security alert sounded in Islamabad amid terror threats (Lead)


April 10th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 10 (DPA) Authorities enhanced security Friday in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, after sounding a security alert in the wake of renewed terrorist threats, officials said. The US embassy temporarily suspended its ... Read more...

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Taliban threaten two attacks a week in Pakistan


April 6th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) The Taliban have threatened that they would "carry out two bombings a week within Pakistan" in retaliation to the US drone attacks. Hakimullah Mehsud, a deputy to Baitullah ... Read more...

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Taliban attacks spreading into Pakistani heartland: Experts


March 8th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore/New Delhi, Mar.8 (ANI): Last Tuesdays attack on Sri Lankan cricket players heralds the spread of Taliban-trained groups into Pakistani heartlands, feel experts. The commando-style strike in Lahore left eight people dead ... Read more...

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India’s relations with Pakistan are frozen in time


March 7th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): The commando style terror attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore clearly tells the world how the terror outfits have a free run in Pakistan. ... Read more...

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Interpol chief, Rehman Malik hold talks on Mumbai attacks


March 6th, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 6 (ANI): The head of global police agency Interpol Ronald Noble on Friday met Pakistans interior ministry chief Rehman Malik as part of an investigation into the Mumbai attacks.Malik ... Read more...

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Gunmen attack Sri Lankan Players at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Pakistan


March 3rd, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by David M N James
The Sri Lankan National Cricket team had been ambushed by gunmen. The ambush has left at least two players seriously wounded.The Gunmen fired over the Sri Lankan cricket team in ... Read more...

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Lashkar had 320 global terror targets, 20 in India: report


February 20th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Mumbai was one of 320 global targets drawn up by the Lashkar-e-Taiba for commando-style terrorist attacks, a British paper reported Friday. Western intelligence agencies have accessed the computer and ... Read more...

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Mumbai attackers had 320 targets on hit list: report


February 20th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) ringleaders had ambitions well beyond Mumbai and had placed India's financial hub in a list of 320 worldwide locations as potential targets for commando-style terror ... Read more...

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