Man held for helping two Al Qaeda front’s militants enter India

Kolkata, Nov 24 : Three days after the arrest of two suspected members of Bangladesh-based Islamist group Ansarullah Bangla Team (ABT), a Bangladeshi who helped them cross over to India illegally was arrested here on Friday, a senior officer said. “Mohammad Sahadat Hossain, a Bangladeshi tout, was arrested from near the Sealdah railway station. He […]

Saeed vows to fight for Kashmir after release

Lahore, Nov 24 : Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed on Friday vowed to continue the “jihad” for Jammu and Kashmir’s “independence”, shortly after the man accused of plotting the 2008 Mumbai massacre was released after 10 months of house arrest. Speaking to his supporters at Lahore’s Jamia Masjid Al Qadsia, the Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) leader spewed […]

US asks Pakistan to re-arrest Saeed

Washington, Nov 24 : The US on Friday said it was “deeply concerned” over the release from house arrest of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed and asked Pakistan to “arrest and charge” him for his terrorist crimes. “The US is deeply concerned that Hafiz Saeed has been released from house arrest in Pakistan,” State Department […]

Hafiz’s ‘jihad’ threat in Kashmir part of terror agenda: India

New Delhi, Nov 24 : India on Friday warned Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed to be prepared for a “resounding response” as he pledged to continue “jihad” in Jammu and Kashmir after a Pakistani court ended his 10 months of house arrest. The statement Saeed made after his release in Lahore was a “re-articulation of […]

Chinese unlawfully detained in Bangladesh: China

Beijing, Nov 24 : The Chinese Embassy in Dhaka has warned its citizens travelling to Bangladesh to raise their safety awareness after receiving distress calls from Chinese workers claiming they were detained in the country. The Chinese workers who went to Bangladesh for work in equipment maintenance and installation claimed they were detained for several […]

Hafiz freed in Pakistan, vows to fight for Kashmir

Lahore, Nov 24 : Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder Hafiz Saeed, accused by India and the US of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai massacre, was on Friday freed after 10 months of house arrest here and vowed to continue the “jihad” for Jammu and Kashmir’s “independence”. In an address to his supporters massed outside his Johar Town residence, […]