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Dr Haneef’s lawyer Rod Hodgson receives justice award in Australia


February 18th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 18 (ANI): The lawyer who led Indian doctor Dr Mohamed Haneef's compensation claim has been recognised for his efforts in the successful campaign.Rod Hodgson, who leads the Queensland practice ... Read more...

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Australia apologises to Indian-origin doctor


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 23 (IANS) The Australian government Thursday issued a formal apology to Indian-origin doctor Mohamed Haneef, who was wrongly detained on terrorism-related charges three years ago, expressing the hope that he ... Read more...

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Oz Govt. issues formal apology to Indian-origin Dr. Haneef over wrongful arrest


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec 23 (ANI): The Australian government has made a formal apology to Indian-origin doctor Mohamed Haneef for wrongly arresting him over suspicion of involvement in the 2007 Glasgow International Airport terrorist ... Read more...

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Haneef’s lawyer silent on ‘$1m Oz Govt compensation’ Indian media report claim


December 22nd, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec 22 (ANI): The lawyer of Mohamed Haneef, the Indian-origin doctor who was wrongly arrested over suspicion of involvement in the 2007 Glasgow International Airport terrorist attack, has refused to confirm ... Read more...

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Oz Govt. agrees to give Indian origin doctor substantial payout for wrong terror allegation


December 21st, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Dec.21 (ANI): An Indian doctor wrongly held in custody over terrorism allegations will receive a "substantial" and confidential payout from the Australian Government.Dr Mohamed Haneef returned to Australia last week ... Read more...

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Haneef to get ’substantial’ compensation from Australia


December 21st, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 21 (IANS) Indian-origin doctor Mohamed Haneef, wrongly accused of being involved in terrorism, will receive a "substantial" and confidential payout from the Australian government, a media report said Tuesday.Haneef returned ... Read more...

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Dr. Haneef says ‘traumatic’ wrongful arrest in Oz marred his ‘family-career’ reputation


December 17th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec 17 (ANI): Mohamed Haneef, the Indian-origin doctor who wrongly accused of terrorism and detained by Australian Federal Police in July 2007, has said that his arrest was traumatic and had ... Read more...

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Indian-origin Dr. Mohamed Haneef returning back to Australia for compensation talks


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov 22 (ANI): Indian origin doctor Mohamed Haneef, who was falsely accused of terrorism and deprived of his working visa three years back, is reportedly returning back to Brisbane in Australia ... Read more...

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Haneef sues former Australian minister


July 1st, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 1 (IANS) Mohamed Haneef, an Indian doctor who was falsely accused of aiding terrorists, has launched defamation proceedings against a former Australian minister. Haneef's lawyers said they lodged the suit ... Read more...

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Indian jailed in Spain for terror plot, family claims innocence (Lead)


December 17th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
London/Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) An Indian father of six has been convicted in Spain along with 10 Pakistanis for planning terrorist attacks in Barcelona, in a case his family says resembles ... Read more...

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Haneef’s lawyers welcome resignation of AFP chief Keelty


May 6th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), May 6 (ANI): Lawyers for Indian doctor Mohamed Haneef have welcomed the resignation of Australia Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty, saying under him the AFP had been an "organisational disaster'.Keelty ... Read more...

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Haneefs Oz lawyers honoured for their extraordinary pursuit of justice


February 14th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 14 (ANI): Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef lawyers, who helped after he was wrongfully held on terror charges in Australia, have been honoured for their extraordinary pursuit of justice.Barrister ... Read more...

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Oz PM should apologise to Haneef: Queensland Premier


December 29th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 29 (ANI): Queensland Premier Anna Bligh has called on the Australian Government to formally apologise to Indian born doctor Mohammed Haneef, who was wrongly implicated and detained in relation ... Read more...

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Oz not to apologize to Haneef fearing huge compensation payout


December 24th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 24 (ANI): The Australian Government has said that it wont apologise to Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef because it could open avenues for massive compensation payout, after an inquiry ... Read more...

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Oz Govt. admits inadequate evidence to declare Haneefs guilty


December 23rd, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 23 (ANI): The Australian Government has admitted that mistakes were made at the highest level in Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneefs case, adding that no action will be taken ... Read more...

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Wrongly implicated Haneef awaits results of inquiry against Oz authorities.


December 21st, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef, who was wrongly implicated by the Australian Federal Police, is eagerly awaiting the results of an inquiry into his handling by Australian ... Read more...

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Blame game over Dr Haneef terrorism case breaks out Down Under


October 24th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney , Oct 24 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police (AFP) have reportedly passed the obligation of charging Dr Mohamed Haneef with terrorism on to the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP).In ... Read more...

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Aussie Police had found jihadist materials in Dr Haneefs flat after arrest


October 23rd, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 23 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police (AFP) have revealed that a search of Dr Mohamed Haneef''s apartment shortly after he was arrested from Sydney last year had found some ... Read more...

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Oz Police knew they lacked evidence before Dr Haneef was charged for terror


October 16th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney , Oct 16 (ANI): The legal team representing Dr Mohamed Haneef of Indian origin, who was arrested on terror charges but subsequently released, has obtained documents under Freedom of Information ... Read more...

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‘Haneef’s plight underlines need for public scrutiny of terror laws’


September 22nd, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 22 (IANS) A public forum held here Monday on Indian doctor Muhammad Haneef's botched terrorism case has been told that robust public scrutiny is the key to ensuring Australia's terrorism ... Read more...

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Haneefs lawyer says compensation claims will be pursued


August 30th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.30 (ANI): A lawyer representing Mohamad Haneef, the Indian doctor charged with terror-related offences in Brisbane last year, has said that compensation claims against the Australian Federal Police (AFP) will ... Read more...

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Oz Polices secret file had no incriminating terror evidence against Dr Haneef


August 15th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 15 (ANI): It has been revealed that the secret documents on the basis of which former Australian Immigration Minister Kevin Andrews had blindly relied to cancel Indian doctor Mohamed ... Read more...

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Haneef case: Oz police needs UK’’s consent to make their submissions public


August 4th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug.4 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police has said that without the consent of the British authorities, it would be impossible for them to make public their submissions on investigations related ... Read more...

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Haneef affair may remain shrouded in secrecy


July 28th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 28 (ANI): New South Wales Supreme Court Judge John Clarke has said that he is ready close his inquiry into the Mohamed Haneef affair on grounds that much of ... Read more...

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Oz police terrorism charges against Haneef were politically motivated


July 10th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 10 (ANI): The lawyer of Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef has said that terrorism charges against Haneef were politically motivated because the Australian Federal Police went ahead in the ... Read more...

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Last Oz govt always took Dr Haneef as guilty


July 1st, 2008 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
Sydney , July 1 (ANI): Quoting confidential documents which were released on their demand, the lawyers representing Dr Mohamed Haneef, of Indian origin, have said that the previous John Howard government ... Read more...

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Oz Police withheld facts to keep Haneef in custody


June 19th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 19 (ANI): The Australian Federal Police withheld key pieces of evidence that would have helped exonerate Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef.Instead the AFP presented courts and prosecutors with information ... Read more...

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Dr Haneef a victim of conspiracy of Oz govt departments, claim lawyers


June 18th, 2008 - 11:12 am ICT by ANI
Sydney , June 18 (ANI): Lawyers defending Indian doctor Mohamed Haneef over his alleged links to last year's failed terror attacks in London and Glasgow , have claimed that the involvement ... Read more...

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Oz PM office still withholding 15 documents from Haneefs lawyers


June 17th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 17 (ANI): Lawyers for Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef have claimed that new documents show the Australian Prime Ministers Department was involved in trying to suppress information about the ... Read more...

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Haneef’s close pal was grilled for five days


May 31st, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 31 (ANI): Australian investigators used special star chamber powers to force a close friend of Bangalore-based Dr.Mohamed Haneef to give evidence in a secret five-day interrogation by the Australian ... Read more...

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Weakness in Oz police case to keep Haneef in detention exposed


May 16th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 16 (ANI): Australian Federal Police (AFP) considered placing Indian born doctor Mohamed Haneef on a control order or in preventative detention just three days after he was arrested, but ... Read more...

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Witnesses who testify against Haneef during inquiry hearing, risk facing civil lawsuits


May 1st, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 1 (ANI): Witnesses who gave evidence at an inquiry looking into the botched prosecution of Indian-born doctor Mohamed Haneef, now risk being sued for defamation because the inquiry was ... Read more...

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Oz judge rejects Haneef’s lawyer’s demand for an inquiry


April 30th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.30 (ANI): Former New South Wales Supreme Court judge John Clarke has rejected a request from Dr Haneef's lawyer Stephen Keim, to ask federal Attorney-General Robert McClelland for royal commission ... Read more...

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No coercive powers for Haneef’s lawyers during inquiry


April 30th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, April 30 (IANS) The much awaited judicial inquiry into the failed terrorism case against Indian doctor Muhammad Haneef heard fresh calls Wednesday for coercive powers to investigate the circumstances ... Read more...

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Cancellation of Haneef’s visa ’spoiled it’ for Oz police


April 28th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.28 (ANI): Bureaucrats in Australian capital Canberra and the Australian Federal Police (AFP) are promoting the view that former Immigration Minister Kevin Andrews introduced an element of double jeopardy in ... Read more...

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