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Mumbai Terrorist Attacks

Military Commission Judge Rules Against Transparency in 9/11 Case

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 02.11.2013 | World
Daphne Eviatar

Last week, Col. James Pohl, the military judge presiding over the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and the five other men accused of plotting the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, quietly issued a ruling ensuring the public won't learn any information about the men's torture at the hands of the U.S.

Forgiving the Unforgivable

Marina Cantacuzino | Posted 06.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Marina Cantacuzino

Working with people who have experienced extreme trauma, I have become convinced that those who have suffered the most have the most to give, if they are only able to reconcile with their past and restore a measure of hope.

Mumbai Terror Trial Documents Unsealed By Court

AP | Posted 09.20.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A federal court has released previously sealed documents from a recent trial in Chicago related to the deadly terrorist attacks in Mum...

Indian Premier Vows To Bring Mumbai Bombers To Justice

Posted 09.14.2011 | World

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh vowed on Thursday to bring to justice those behind triple bomb attacks on India's financia...

Mumbai Attacks: Much Too Familiar

Anant Goenka | Posted 09.12.2011 | World
Anant Goenka

It's upsetting to see just how familiar we Mumbaikars are to the situation we are in right now. Serial blasts in India's financial capital at the evening rush hour. We all know exactly what will follow.

Did Pakistan's Intelligence Agency Know About Mumbai Terror Plot?

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN and SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 07.23.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The government's key witness in the trial of a Chicago businessman accused of helping coordinate the 2008 Mumbai attacks described on ...

Obama Rooming At Site Of Bloody Indian Terror Attack

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's stay next week at the Indian hotel attacked by terrorists in 2008 is part of the White House's effort to s...

Two Wives Warned U.S. Authorities Before Mumbai Terrorist Attacks

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Two wives of a businessman convicted in the Mumbai terrorist attacks in India spoke to U.S. authorities about their husband before the ...

Reese Erlich: "Stop using the word 'terrorist'"

Christian Avard | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christian Avard

Defining what a terrorist is and isn't is a major dilemma. What one may consider terrorism, another may consider resistance. So where does one draw ...

New Rabbi Takes Helm Of Terrorized Jewish Center In Mumbai

AP | ERIKA KINETZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

MUMBAI, India — An Israeli couple will take charge of Mumbai's Chabad House, a Jewish community center that has been without a permanent rabbi s...

India Must Make Peace With Pakistan to Stop Terrorism

Faiz Lalani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Faiz Lalani

Pakistan's reliance on insurgents isn't part of some maniacal proclivity for Islamic fanaticism. Rather, it is a calculated national security decision.

Terrorism Risk Index 2010: Iraq Tops The List (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Maplecroft, an organization that assesses geopolitical risks for companies and investors, has compiled its 2010 Terrorism Risk Index (TRI). The index ...

Shahid Azmi, Lawyer Representing Mumbai Terrorist Fahim Ansari, Shot Dead

AP | AIJAZ ANSARI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India — The lawyer for one of the suspects in the 2008 Mumbai terror attack was shot dead Thursday, police and a colleague said. Shahid...

Ill. terrorism suspects indicted in Mumbai attack

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Two Chicago men were indicted Thursday on charges they planned a violent attack on a Danish newspaper and helped lay the groundwork fo...

Terror in Mumbai -- One Year Later

Dan Reed | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Reed

Cell phone recordings allow us, for the first time ever, to see right inside the workings of the minds and methods behind the Mumbai terrorist attacks, which killed 166 people last November.

Lashkar-E-Taiba: Militants Thrive a Year After Mumbai Attacks

Wall Street Journal | MATTHEW ROSENBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD -- The Islamist militant group behind the deadly attack in Mumbai one year ago remains a potent force determined to strike India and the Wes...

Chicago, Mumbai Terror Link: American Businessman Knew Attacks Were Coming

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A Chicago man accused of planning a terrorist attack against a Danish newspaper knew in advance about a plot to attack Mumbai and offe...

Chicago Suspects In Danish Cartoon Terror Plot Eyed In India Attacks

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Two Chicago men accused of developing what federal prosecutors call a blueprint for a terrorist assault on a Danish newspaper also are...

Zaki-Ur-Rehman Lakhvi, Accused Mumbai Mastermind, Charges Revealed

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The BBC has obtained details of charges that Pakistan has filed against the alleged mastermind of last year's attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai....

Mumbai Attack: India Issues Arrest Warrants For 22 Pakistanis

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An Indian court has issued arrest warrants for 22 Pakistanis wanted in connection with last year's terror attacks in Mumbai....

Mumbai Attacker Accidentally Admits Adulthood

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The lone surviving suspect from last year's Mumbai terror strikes Wednesday inadvertently admitted he is 21 years old, contradicting his earlier asser...

Mumbai Trial: Suspect Retracts Confession, Says It Was Coerced

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The leading suspect in the Mumbai (Bombay) attacks trial has retracted his confession. The lawyer for the sole surviving suspected gunman, Mohammed A...

Mumbai Attack Trial Begins, Suspect Admits To Being Pakistani

UPI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The only surviving suspected gunman arrested in the deadly attacks on Mumbai in November admitted in court Monday he was from Pakistan....

Mumbai Terror Attack Tapes Released

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Newly released tapes of conversations between the masterminds of the Mumbai attacks and their gunmen on the ground reveal callous, remote-control kill...

Holbrooke Holds Talks In India, Discusses Relations With Pakistan

Al Jezeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The new US special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan has met Indian officials and discussed Afghanistan and simmering tensions between New Delhi and I...