Monday, 27 June, 2022

Topic: Lashkar-e-Taiba

Hafiz Saeed’s arrest doesn’t mean much — he was held at least 7 times before

Terror mastermind Hafiz Saeed has been arrested multiple times only to go scot-free subsequently. ThePrint looks back at previous incidences.

J&K police asks CBI to help issue red corner notice against accused in Shujaat Bukhari case

Sajad Gul, who escaped to Pakistan in 2017, was accused of conspiring with 3 Lashker-e-Taiba members to assassinate journalist Shujaat Bukhari.

US identifies LeT as one of three main threats to its soldiers in Afghanistan

The LeT's classification as a threat heralds more trouble for Pakistan, which is courting global scrutiny for failing to check terror financing.

3 militants, including two Pakistanis & minor held hostage by the ultras, killed in J&K

The terrorists who were killed in the Hajin encounter were identified as Pakistani nationals.

ED attaches Gurugram villa ‘owned by Lashkar chief Hafiz Saeed’

Enforcement Directorate says villa bought by Hafiz Saeed's financier Ahmad Shah Watali, believes funds came from Lashkar chief's Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation.

UN rejects Hafiz Saeed’s appeal to remove his name from banned terrorists’ list

The UN's decision was based on detailed evidence of terrorist activities provided by India on Hafiz Saeed, the Lashkar-e-Taiba founder behind 2008 Mumbai attacks.

Imran Khan says Pakistan govt and military are on same page, want to mend ties with India

Pakistan PM Imran Khan said that the ‘only problem’ Pakistan has with India is over the Kashmir dispute.

Top LeT operative, who killed Kashmir journalist Bukhari, gunned down in encounter

Naveed Jatt killed in an encounter at central Kashmir's Budgam district. He had escaped from police custody earlier this year. New Delhi: Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant...

Trump is getting tougher on Pakistan, but has been slow to seek justice for 26/11

Although shift in Trump admin policies raised hopes, Pakistani masterminds of the Mumbai attacks have not been brought to book.

India laments lack of UN action to counter international terrorism

The Legal Adviser in the Permanent Mission of India to the UN, in a veiled reference to Pakistan, said some states were sponsoring terrorists to fulfil their political agenda.

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Does breaking up big states boost economy? Data doesn’t back up hype, says Indian study

The study by researchers at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research looked at economic impact of reorganising Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Bihar in the year 2000.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.