Don't compare Hafiz Saeed with Gautam: Chidambaram on UAPA bill in RS
Friday, August 2, 2019, 2:15 PM
Opposing government's UAPA bill in the Rajya Sabha, Congress said that the government should not make a 'monumental error' by passing this bill in a hurry. Speaking against the bill, which has provisions to designate an individual as a terrorist, Congress-speaker and former-home-minister P Chidambaram said bill may not pass the legal-scrutiny in courts as the definition of terrorists in the bill is ambiguous.
Pakistan Court Extends Hafiz Saeed's Judicial Custody For 14 days
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 8:32 AM
An Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan has extended Mumbai-terror-attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saeed's judicial remand for another 14-days. Hafiz Saeed, a UN-designated terrorist, was travelling to Gujranwala from Lahore to get a-pre-arrest bail in terror-financing-cases registered against him when he was arrested on July-17. On the same day, he was presented before the court that sent him to judicial custody for seven days.
Hafiz Saeed's Arrest Is "Window Dressing", Made No Difference Before: US
Saturday, July 20, 2019, 6:59 PM
The Trump administration expressed doubts over Pakistan's intentions in arresting terrorist Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of the 2001 parliament attack and the 2008 Mumbai attack, saying his previous arrests made no difference either to his activities or that of his terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba. The US "remains concerned" about terrorist groups that continue to operate in Pakistan, such as Jaish-e-Mohammed, Lashkar-e-Taiba, and Haqqani network.