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Hafiz Saeed


Pakistan restores bank accounts of Hafiz Saeed, his four top aides: Report

July 12, 2020 9:25 pm

Hafiz Saeed-led JuD is the front organisation for the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) which is responsible for carrying out the 2008 Mumbai attack that killed 166 people, including six Americans.

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's India-born counsel passes away in Pakistan

June 29, 2020 10:12 am

Abdullah Khan Dogar was also the lead counsel of Saeed in the terror financing cases in which he was sentenced to jail for 11 years.

Is Hafiz Saeed’s sentencing a genuine blow to terror infrastructure in Pakistan?

February 25, 2020 10:38 am

The moot point is whether the action against Hafiz Saeed is indicative of a new direction in Pakistan’s counter-terrorism policy, or merely a tactical ploy, as before, to escape economic sanctions.

A good first step

February 14, 2020 12:07 pm

This is the first time Pakistan has been forced to convict Hafiz Saeed as a terrorist under its own law

India cautious after Pakistan court jails LeT chief Hafiz Saeed

February 14, 2020 7:03 am

Hafiz Saeed, who in November 2018 was set free from a 300-day house arrest, is considered the mastermind and planner of the Mumbai attack in November 2008, which killed 166 people.

Hafiz Saeed conviction: It came before FATF meeting, 'efficacy' of decision remains to be seen, says India

February 13, 2020 10:24 am

Hafiz Saeed’s conviction is seen in New Delhi as a move to impress the FATF before a crucial session.

FATF heat on, Pakistan anti-terror court convicts Hafiz Saeed

February 13, 2020 4:55 am

Hafiz Saeed, who in November 2018 was set free from a 300-day-long house arrest, is considered the mastermind and planner of the Mumbai terrorist attack in 2008 which claimed the lives of 166 people.

Explained: What does the conviction of Hafiz Saeed mean?

February 13, 2020 12:38 pm

Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison concurrently in two terror-financing cases.

Pakistan court sentences Hafiz Saeed to jail over terror financing cases

February 12, 2020 7:02 pm

Around 23 FIRs were registered by the Counter Terrorism Department against Saeed and his accomplices on the charges of terror financing in different cities of Punjab province and he was arrested on July 17.

Pakistan court accepts Hafiz Saeed's plea to club all six terror financing cases

February 11, 2020 5:01 pm

The anti-terrorism court or ATC had indicted Saeed and others on December 11 in terror financing case in day-to-day hearing.


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February 06, 2014 8:43 pm

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Nitish demands proof on Rajnath’s JNU remark

February 15, 2016 1:38 pm

Patna, Feb 15 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday demanded proof from Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for putting the onus of Jawaharlal Nehru University row on LeT chief Hafiz Saeed. Kumar added that instead of making such baseless allegations, the people who raised anti-national slogans in the university must be identified. Kumar further stated that in 2019 General Assembly elections, people will throw them out seeing the way they are running the country.

Rajnath relies on a 'fake' Twitter handle: Prakash Karat

February 15, 2016 9:35 am

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Prakash Karat on Monday visited the JNU campus to express solidarity with the protesting students. Taking potshots at Home Minister Rajnath Singh's statement that JNU incident was supported by Hafiz Saeed, he said that Home Minister relies on a 'fake' Twitter handle. He further said that they were not perturbed by some unwarranted elements imposing the label of 'anti-national' on them. Karat added that they are prepared to face everything and are not worried about being labelled anti-national or something.

Why people are acting as Saeed’s lawyer, ask BJP

February 14, 2016 5:24 pm

New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday attacked people for questioning the authenticity of Hafiz Saeed’s hand in JNU row and asked why they have become the lawyer of the LeT chief. BJP spokesperson SudhanshuTrivedi stressed that instead of being sensitive to national security, they (Opposition) are hell bent on tarnishing the image of the country. Calling the demand of such people as unfortunate and condemnable, Trivedi said the basis on which the government decides is not a subject of political discourse.

JNU row: Yechury demand evidence about Rajnath's Hafiz Saeed claim

February 14, 2016 3:19 pm

New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury on Sunday questioned Home Minister Rajnath Singh's claim that event about Afzal Guru in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus had the support of LeT chief Hafiz Saeed. The CPI (M) politburo member further asserted that if the Home Minister managed to bring up any evidence of 'anti-national' or terrorist activity in the varsity, then the CPI (M) will support necessary action in national interest. Amid a massive faceoff over the JNU controversy, Singh earlier alleged that 'anti-national' protests in the JNU campus had the backing of the LeT chief Hafiz Saeed.