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Mumbai Terrorism

Mumbai Massacre: More Coverage = More Attacks.

Mira Veda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mira Veda

The ruthless terrorist attacks aimed at high profile luxury establishments in Mumbai were specifically orchestrated towards Britons and Americans to get premium media coverage.

The Mumbai Attacks: Implications for Kashmir

Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din

As a Muslim, as a Kashmiri-American, as a human being, I am outraged at the actions of the terrorists who have killed more than a 150 innocent people and injured hundreds.

Mumbai Hostages: The Long Term Effects

Michelle Renee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michelle Renee

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder was something I had never even known about until I was experiencing it while I watched my daughter emotionally disappear right along with me.

Top Professionals, Businessmen Killed In Five-Star Carnage

The Times of India | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As the smoke cleared from the two south Mumbai hotels and the commandos secured these properties, friends and family were confronted with the painful ...

US Officials: Mounting Evidence That Pakistani Group Behind Mumbai Attacks

New York Times | Mark Mazzetti | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

American intelligence and counterterrorism officials said Friday there was mounting evidence that a Pakistani militant group based in Kashmir, most li...

Obama's First Foreign Policy Test

Washington Independent | Spencer Ackerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President-elect Barack Obama campaigned on deploying additional U.S. troops to Afghanistan -- and, potentially, taking military action in Pakistan -- ...

Indian Police: Mumbai Seige Over

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Indian media have quoted a commando chief saying the siege at Mumbai's Taj Mahal hotel is over, after an assault to dislodge the last few militants. ...

Militants Visited Mumbai Before The Attacks

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Several of the Islamist militants who attacked Mumbai this week visited the city a few months ago and lived there for a ...

Mumbai Fighting Narrows To Taj Hotel

nytimes.com | KEITH BRADSHER and SOMINI SENGUPTA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The standoff in the Indian commercial capital of Mumbai narrowed to a final running battle between commandos and at least one gunman who was still roa...

Deepak Chopra on Mumbai: Too Controversial for CNN?

Michelle Haimoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Haimoff

Deepak Chopra went on CNN Wednesday night to give his take on the Mumbai attacks and how to prevent similar attacks in the future, but producers cut Chopra off when he started to get too controversial.

Maximum Terror in Mumbai: Confusion Reigns

Shuja Nawaz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shuja Nawaz

The attacks in Mumbai have produced scores of deaths, though what is scarier is the possibility that this incident may spell danger for India-Pakistan relations at a time when a much-needed thaw seems to be emerging.

Indian-Americans Track Down Loved Ones In Mumbai

AP | DORIE TURNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ATLANTA — Angela Mulchandami was relieved to see her mother made it aboard a flight from Mumbai to Atlanta Thursday morning. A day earlier, Mum...

The Taj is Burning

Mallika Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mallika Chopra

These are the places -- the Taj, the Oberoi Hotel, Cafe Leopold -- that are not touched by the religious tensions, the poverty, the harsh realities of a city -- a country, region and world -- that has extremes of every kind.

Indian Authorities Likely To Blame Outsiders For Attacks

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India -- Indian commandos rescued some hostages in raids on Thursday as standoffs continued against heavily armed militants who a day earlier ...

The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower in Mumbai

Alison Stein Wellner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Stein Wellner

This hotel is a landmark, as the people on TV are saying. But what they're not saying is that it opened in 1903 because the best hotel in town at that time wouldn't allow Indians to enter -- it was whites only.

Victims Speak Of Night Of Terror In Mumbai

AP | RAMOLA TALWAR BADAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India — Western visitors and Mumbai residents shuddered as they spoke of a night of terror, ducking under tables at luxury five-star hot...

The New Wars and Cities: Something Is Changing

Saskia Sassen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Saskia Sassen

There is a deep transformation afoot -- cities seem to be losing the capacity they have long had to triage conflict. Today the search for national security may well become a source for urban insecurity.