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In jail, Hafiz Saeed plays role of arbitrator to settle dispute between police and others

Saeed, who has been in the high-security jail since his arrest on July 17 on charges of terror financing, last week met the deceased man's family and convinced them to pardon the policemen involved in Ayubi's murder for the sake of Allah.

Pakistan's support to terror groups 'chief obstacle' to dialogue with India: US

"We believe that direct dialogue between India and Pakistan, as outlined in the 1972 Shimla Agreement, holds the most potential for reducing tensions," the US said.

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Pakistan must prosecute top LeT operatives along with its leader Hafiz Saeed: US

Alice Wells, head of the US state department's South and Central Asian bureau, welcomed the arrest the top four leaders of Lashkar-e-Taiba /Jamaat-ud-Dawah in Pakistan.

Pakistan requesting UNSC to allow 'pocket money' for Hafiz Saeed exposes its duplicity: MEA

According to UN provisions, all states are required to freeze the funds and other financial assets or economic resources of designated individuals.

Terror funding case: NIA files supplementary chargesheet against separatist leader Yasin Malik

An investigation report prepared by the NIA on Yasin Malik alleges that he was in touch with Pakistan’s external intelligence agency ISI, and had received funds from Islamabad to “foment trouble” in the Valley, and gradually amassed properties worth more than Rs 15 crore.

UNSC move to allow Hafiz Saeed to use bank account legal, says US

The UNSC 1267 Committee— which oversees sanctions against terrorists —earlier this year in August approved Pakistan's request to the let Mumbai terror attack mastermind use his bank account for meeting “basic expenses”.

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UNSC panel cleared Pakistan plea to let Hafiz Saeed use bank account

Although the decision was made in August, it came to light on Thursday, even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been here at the UN for the last three days, and is scheduled to speak at the United Nations General Assembly on September 27.

UNSC allows Hafiz Saeed to withdraw money from his bank account for basic expenses

The 1267 Committee, which deals with terror groups like the Islamic State, the al-Qaeda and associated individuals and organisations, said that it approved Pakistan's request after no objections were placed before it by the set deadline of August 15, 2019.

Jaish, Lashkar chiefs, Dawood, Lakhvi now ‘individual terrorists’

A gazette notification on proscribing the four individuals was issued on Wednesday.

JuD chief Hafiz Saeed challenges his arrest in terror financing cases in Pakistan court

Hafiz Saeed was arrested on July 17 in a terror financing case and the anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Gujrat (some 200-km from Lahore) will take it up on September 2. He is kept at the Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail in high security.

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Licenses Of Weapons Issued To Hafiz Saeed & His Aides Cancelled By Pakistan

Pakistan has cancelled the licenses of 44 weapons issued to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and other members of his organisations, citing security reasons. An official of the Punjab Home Department said the step has been taken in line with the government’s action against Saeed and his organisations – the Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and the Falaha-e-Insanyat (FIF).

Pakistan Likely To File FIR Against Jamaat-u-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed

An FIR will be registered against Jamaat-u-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed, a senior Pakistani minister has said, without clarifying under which case the Mumbai attack mastermind would be booked. “Action against Saeed has been taken after taking all institutions on board. The government has put Saeed under house arrest for the time being but an FIR […]

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Jamaat-ud-Dawah Chief Hafiz Saeed Placed Under House Arrest

Mumbai terror attacks mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed has been placed under house arrest. This was reported by Pakistan media quoting sources in Punjab’s provincial government. In a video message issued before his arrest, Saeed blamed the bonhomie between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump for the latest action. He also […]

Nitish demands proof on Rajnath’s JNU remark

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

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

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.

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

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.

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