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Islamists protest NATO route opening in Pakistanupdated: Sun Jul 08 2012 10:26:00

Thousands of Islamists are traveling from Lahore to Islamabad in Pakistan for a planned march to protest the reopening of NATO supply routes.

India makes key arrest in Mumbai terror plotupdated: Tue Jun 26 2012 05:54:00

A key suspect in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks that killed more than 160 people has been apprehended, Indian authorities said Tuesday.

Clinton urges Pakistan to do more in fighting terroristsupdated: Tue May 08 2012 09:54:00

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urged Pakistan to do more in the fight against global terrorism Tuesday, saying that the latest plot in Yemen shows that extremists continue to devise more "perverse and terrible ways to kill innocent people."

Pakistani sentenced to 12 years for aiding terrorist groupupdated: Fri Apr 13 2012 16:30:00

A Pakistani man living in Virginia was sentenced Friday to 12 years in prison for providing material support to the terrorist group Lashkar-e-Tayyiba.

Trial to start for Scandinavia 'Mumbai-Style' Terror Plot updated: Thu Apr 12 2012 20:42:00

Four Swedish nationals will stand trial in Copenhagen Friday in what officials describe as the most serious ever Islamist terrorist plot in Scandinavia.

Pakistan wants 'concrete evidence' on Mumbai suspect sought by U.S.updated: Sat Apr 07 2012 02:39:00

Pakistan has suggested that the United States needs to provide convincing evidence against a man accused of masterminding the 2008 terrorist assault on Mumbai, India, before it will take any action.

Militants killed in gunfight with Indian forces, military saysupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 14:05:00

Five militants were killed Thursday in a fierce, 10-hour gunfight with Indian security forces in the Kupwara district of Indian-controlled Kashmir, an Indian army spokesman said.

U.S. offers $10 million for capture of Mumbai attacks suspectupdated: Tue Apr 03 2012 20:19:00

The United States is offering as much as $10 million for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Hafiz Mohammad Saeed, a Pakistani man accused of masterminding the 2008 terrorist assault on Mumbai that killed 166 people.

Pakistan, India swap lists of nuclear sitesupdated: Sun Jan 01 2012 10:08:00

Nuclear rivals India and Pakistan exchanged lists of their nuclear sites Sunday in accordance with a 1988 agreement that prohibits the neighboring countries from attacking the locations, officials in Islamabad said.

India and Pakistan hold arms talksupdated: Mon Dec 26 2011 22:33:00

Representatives of India and Pakistan on Tuesday will hold the second day of two-day talks on conventional and nuclear weapons, Indian officials said.

Pakistan-India border gate war danceupdated: Mon Dec 26 2011 22:33:00

CNN's Reza Sayah reports on a Pakistani-Indian tradition dating back to 1959, a sunset flag-lowering ceremony war dance.

Pakistan: Indian helicopter violated airspaceupdated: Sun Oct 23 2011 17:19:00

Pakistani officials said they forced an Indian Army helicopter to land Sunday after the aircraft violated Pakistani airspace.

Convicted Mumbai gunman appeals his death sentenceupdated: Fri Jul 29 2011 05:48:00

India's Supreme Court received an appeal challenging the death sentence of the only surviving gunman from the 2008 terror attack in Mumbai, authorities said Friday.

India, Pakistan to begin new round of talks to build trustupdated: Tue Jul 26 2011 08:32:00

India and Pakistan are set to open a new round of talks this week in the latest attempt by the Asian rivals to build mutual trust.

Anger follows Mumbai attacksupdated: Sun Jul 17 2011 05:43:00

Anger follows the third major terror attack in Mumbai in 5 years. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.

Clinton condemns Mumbai bombingsupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 21:48:00

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton condemns the bombings in India and will travel to the country as planned.

U.S. '99% sure' top terrorist was killed last monthupdated: Thu Jul 07 2011 17:52:00

U.S. officials are increasingly confident that one of the most-wanted terrorists in the world was killed early last month in a drone attack in Pakistan.

Chicago man convicted in Denmark plot, acquitted in Mumbai plotupdated: Thu Jun 09 2011 23:37:00

Jurors found Chicago businessman Tahawwur Hussain Rana guilty on two counts of aiding a terrorist organization, but acquitted him on a charge connecting him to the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks in India.

Defense: Accused associate of Mumbai planner unlikely to take standupdated: Thu Jun 02 2011 22:15:00

Attorneys for Tahawwur Rana say it is unlikely he will take the stand in his own defense on federal charges that he used his immigration business as cover for a friend involved in the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, India.

Homeland Security chief visits Mumbai, India, site of terrorist attackupdated: Wed May 25 2011 14:53:00

Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano on Wednesday wrapped up a two-day visit to Mumbai, India, the site of the November 2008 terrorist attacks by 10 gunmen that killed more than 160 people. She met with counterterrorism and law enforcement officials.

Trial starts for Chicago man accused of helping Mumbai terror plotupdated: Tue May 24 2011 07:01:00

Prosecutors accused a Chicago businessman Monday of facilitating the November 2008 terrorist attacks that killed more than 160 people in Mumbai, India. But the defense argued that he was an unwitting victim betrayed by a business associate and longtime friend.

New indictment names four more suspects in Mumbai attackupdated: Mon Apr 25 2011 21:38:00

A federal grand jury indicted four more people on charges involving the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India, that left more than 160 people dead.

Cricket match brings business to a haltupdated: Wed Mar 30 2011 10:50:00

CNN's Mallika Kapur reports on how the cricket match between India and Pakistan is impacting business.

Pakistan prime minister in India for cricket diplomacyupdated: Wed Mar 30 2011 10:50:00

Pakistan's prime minister, Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, arrived in India Wednesday to watch a Cricket World Cup match between the two archrival teams as the nuclear neighbors try to repair ties wounded by the 2008 terror attacks on Mumbai.

India, Pakistan pledge counterterrorism hotlineupdated: Tue Mar 29 2011 12:38:00

India and Pakistan Tuesday agreed to set up a "hotline" on terror threats, a day before prime ministers of the two South Asian rivals meet over a cricket World Cup match in their renewed efforts to smooth relations strained by the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India.

India, Pakistan in talks ahead of 'cricket diplomacy' summitupdated: Mon Mar 28 2011 08:28:00

Home secretaries of India and Pakistan were meeting in New Delhi Monday as prime ministers of the two countries prepared to watch a World Cup cricket match between the South Asian rivals together this week as part of efforts to rebuild ties broken off by the 2008 Mumbai attacks.

Mumbai gunman to appeal conviction in Supreme Courtupdated: Wed Feb 23 2011 06:15:00

The only surviving gunman from the 2008 three-day terror attack on Mumbai will challenge his conviction in India's Supreme Court, his attorney said.

Indian court upholds death sentence for Mumbai gunmanupdated: Mon Feb 21 2011 04:12:00

The Mumbai High Court rejected the appeal Monday of the only surviving gunman from the 2008 three-day terror attack on the Indian financial capital.

Napolitano: Threat to U.S. has evolvedupdated: Wed Feb 09 2011 13:54:00

Janet Napolitano says the terrorist threat to the US may "be at its most heightened state" since the September 11, 2001.

Napolitano: terror threat may be highest since 9/11updated: Wed Feb 09 2011 13:54:00

The terrorist threat to the U.S. homeland has continued to "evolve" and may now "be at its most heightened state" since the September 11, 2001, terror attacks, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano told members of Congress on Wednesday.

3 men charged in Danish newspaper plotupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 21:16:00

At least one of three men charged with planning a terrorist attack against a Danish newspaper had previous links with terrorist suspects, according to a Swedish counter-terrorism source.

Pakistan defies U.S. court in lawsuit over Mumbai attacksupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 20:20:00

Pakistan will "strongly contest" a U.S. court's attempt to subpoena the country's top intelligence officials in connection with a lawsuit over U.S. casualties in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, the Pakistani prime minister said Thursday.

Indian police issue terror alert in Mumbaiupdated: Thu Dec 23 2010 15:20:00

Police issued an alert Thursday in Mumbai, saying four members of a militant group had entered the Indian city and were suspected of plotting violence on the Christmas and New Year's holidays.

The WikiLeaks media dilemmaupdated: Mon Dec 06 2010 02:34:00

CNN's Howard Kurtz talks to Jeff Jarvis, Rick Stengel and Mark Mazetti about the the media reaction to WikiLeaks.

WikiLeaks cables assess terrorism funding in Saudi Arabia, Gulf statesupdated: Mon Dec 06 2010 02:34:00

"Terrorist funding emanating from Saudi Arabia remains a serious concern." So states a cable prepared for the visit of U.S. Special Envoy Richard Holbrooke to the kingdom earlier this year.

India remembers Mumbai deadupdated: Fri Nov 26 2010 13:22:00

Indians marched for peace, prayed and laid wreaths Friday in memory of the Mumbai terror attack as the nation's prime minister vowed renewed efforts to track down those behind the assault, which is blamed on Pakistan-based militants.

India marks two years since Mumbai terror attacksupdated: Thu Nov 25 2010 10:00:00

Indians will march for peace, pray, and lay wreaths Friday in memory of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, in which 164 people were killed.

New York victims of Mumbai terror attack sue Pakistanupdated: Tue Nov 23 2010 05:59:00

Family members of two New Yorkers gunned down during the 2008 Mumbai, India, terror attacks are suing Pakistan's intelligence agency along with a militant organization they say are responsible for the deaths.

2008: Mumbai terror attacksupdated: Tue Nov 23 2010 05:59:00

From Nov. 26-28, 2008, Islamic terrorists from Pakistan carried out more than 10 attacks killing more than 160 people.

Sources: Al Qaeda eyes more Mumbai-style attacksupdated: Wed Nov 10 2010 14:12:00

Al Qaeda is still planning Mumbai-style attacks in Europe, with the United States also possibly being targeted, counter-terrorism officials in Europe and the United States tell CNN.

Ilyas Kashmiri: the most dangerous man on Earth?updated: Wed Nov 10 2010 09:19:00

He has one eye, a thick beard streaked with henna and has lost a finger. He wears thick aviator-style dark glasses. At least we think so. There are very few photographs of 40-something Ilyas Kashmiri.

Obama, Singh discuss missed warnings on suspected terroristupdated: Mon Nov 08 2010 11:56:00

President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh discussed for a second time Monday what information the U.S. government had about David Headley, U.S. officials said.

Obama: India key in Taliban fightupdated: Mon Nov 08 2010 11:56:00

President Obama told Indian lawmakers that safe havens for terrorists in Pakistan are unacceptable.

Obama backs permanent seat for India on Security Councilupdated: Mon Nov 08 2010 11:54:00

In another major sign of growing ties between India and the United States, President Barack Obama on Monday backed a permanent seat for India in the U.N. Security Council.

Obama wants India for Security Councilupdated: Mon Nov 08 2010 11:54:00

President Obama says he looks forward to welcoming India as a permanent member of the U.N. Security Council.

U.S. Treasury targets Pakistani militantsupdated: Thu Nov 04 2010 11:10:00

The U.S. Treasury is prohibiting Americans from "engaging in any transactions" with three Pakistan-based militants and a front group.

U.S. official denies intelligence breakdown in pre-Mumbai warningsupdated: Mon Oct 18 2010 17:30:00

The wife of David Headley twice warned the U.S. embassy about her husband, now convicted of aiding the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, India, but a senior US official denied that the warnings were ignored.

U.S. official denies intelligence breakdown in Mumbai warningsupdated: Mon Oct 18 2010 16:27:00

A senior U.S. official is denying allegations that American officials ignored warnings by the Moroccan-born wife of David Headley, a Drug Enforcement Administration informer in Pakistan who was convicted of helping to plan the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai.

New to Security Council, India looks west to 'troubled neighborhood'updated: Tue Oct 12 2010 16:00:00

India called the the "troubled neighborhood" on its west a priority area after the South Asian nation won a nonpermanent slot in the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday.

Hamburg connection to terror plotupdated: Thu Sep 30 2010 10:07:00

CNN Security Contributor Paul Cruickshank explains the Hamburg connection to planned "Mumbai-style" attacks in Europe.

Analysts: Europe plot reveals al Qaeda adaptingupdated: Thu Sep 30 2010 10:07:00

A deadly plan uncovered by Western intelligence services to attack targets across Europe could indicate a change in tactics by al Qaeda, security analysts say.

Israel honors heroic Indian nannyupdated: Tue Sep 14 2010 15:33:00

Israel grants honorary citizenship to the nanny who saved a young boy during the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.

Nanny who saved Israeli boy during Mumbai attack honored in Israelupdated: Tue Sep 14 2010 15:33:00

The Indian nanny who saved the life of an Israeli boy during the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008 has been granted honorary citizenship and temporary residency in Israel.

Cameron: We won't tolerate 'export of terror' by Pakistanupdated: Wed Jul 28 2010 12:22:00

Britain's prime minister delivered a sober message Wednesday to Pakistan: Don't export terror.

Mullen: Pakistan trip comes at 'critical time'updated: Sat Jul 24 2010 06:03:00

Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrived in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Saturday, according to officials.

Pakistan terrorist group growing powerfulupdated: Fri Jul 09 2010 15:07:00

The United States and its allies have plenty to worry about in Afghanistan and Pakistan, with al Qaeda, two Talibans, the Haqqani Network and a plethora of other militant groups active. But the United States and intelligence analysts believe another group, one of Pakistan's most powerful and well-established, is also broadening its horizons.

Mumbai gunman to hangupdated: Mon May 10 2010 08:43:00

The sole surviving gunman in the 2008 Mumbai attacks is sentenced to death by hanging. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.

Mumbai gunman: 'We were sure to die'updated: Mon May 10 2010 08:43:00

Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab is a hated man in India. The sole gunman to be captured alive in the November 2008 terrorist attack on Mumbai, Kasab has been sentenced to death for his role in the bloody three-day siege that killed more than 160 people.

Mumbai gunman sentenced to deathupdated: Thu May 06 2010 15:07:00

The only surviving gunman in the 2008 attacks on Mumbai that killed more than 160 people was sentenced to death by hanging on Thursday.

India's top court bans forced truth testsupdated: Wed May 05 2010 22:35:00

India's supreme court Wednesday ruled as unconstitutional the use of lie-detection technologies on suspects without their consent, attorneys said.

Mumbai gunman to be sentenced Thursdayupdated: Tue May 04 2010 19:28:00

The only surviving gunman in the 2008 Mumbai attacks will be sentenced Thursday, the judge at his trial said Tuesday.

Analysis: Are the Pakistani Taliban about to go global?updated: Tue May 04 2010 13:55:00

Unlike al Qaeda, the Pakistani Taliban organization has shown little appetite for taking its brand of jihadism beyond the borders of Pakistan and Afghanistan. Maybe that's changing.

Pakistani man convicted for 2008 Mumbai siegeupdated: Mon May 03 2010 11:14:00

The only surviving gunman from a three-day terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai was convicted Monday of murder, conspiracy and waging war on India.

Mumbai terror siege suspect found guiltyupdated: Mon May 03 2010 11:14:00

The lone surviving gunman in the 2008 terrorist siege in Mumbai is found guilty in court. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.

Guilty verdict in Mumbai siege trialupdated: Mon May 03 2010 05:31:00

An Indian court handed down a guilty verdict Monday in the case of the only surviving gunman from a 2008 siege in Mumbai.

India, Pakistan in new peace effortupdated: Thu Apr 29 2010 16:37:00

The leaders of bitter rivals India and Pakistan met Thursday in an effort to resume a peace process that was derailed by the 2008 attack on Mumbai by alleged Pakistan-based militants.

Hotel attacked in Mumbai siege reopensupdated: Sat Apr 24 2010 06:44:00

The Oberoi, one of the hotels attacked and badly damaged in the Mumbai siege nearly 18 months ago, reopened Saturday after an extensive renovation.

India quietly buries Mumbai gunmenupdated: Wed Apr 07 2010 05:46:00

The nine attackers killed in the 2008 Mumbai siege have been buried, more than a year after the deadly strike on India's financial capital, authorities have disclosed.

Terror suspect led dual lifeupdated: Thu Mar 18 2010 21:08:00

CNN's Drew Griffin reports on the American terror suspect whose family is shocked he's connected to the Mumbai massacre.

American took a twisted trail to terrorupdated: Thu Mar 18 2010 21:08:00

The path that brought U.S. citizen David Coleman Headley to the point of pleading guilty to involvement in two international terrorism plots is complicated and twisted.

Terror suspect pleads guiltyupdated: Thu Mar 18 2010 20:50:00

David Headley pleads guilty in a federal court in Chicago to a dozen federal terrorism charges.

Chicago man pleads guilty to terror plotsupdated: Thu Mar 18 2010 20:50:00

A Chicago man charged in two international terror plots, including the 2008 attacks in Mumbai, India, pleaded guilty Thursday to a dozen counts against him and now will not face a trial.

Pakistan, India talking againupdated: Fri Feb 26 2010 01:49:00

Terrorism dominates talks between long-time Asian rivals Pakistan and India. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports

India, Pakistan: Fresh bid to mend ties amid Afghan crisisupdated: Fri Feb 26 2010 01:49:00

The resumption of talks between India and Pakistan on Thursday was critical in restoring trust and confidence that eroded after the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, the Indian and Pakistani foreign secretaries said Thursday.

Terror strikes popular bakeryupdated: Sun Feb 14 2010 19:41:00

A blast at a popular restaurant frequented by foreigners in India raises many questions. CNN's Sara Sidner reports

Iranian, Italian among Indian bakery blast deadupdated: Sun Feb 14 2010 19:41:00

An Italian and an Iranian were among nine dead from a terror attack at an eatery popular among expatriates in the western Indian city of Pune, authorities said Sunday.

Mumbai attack suspect's lawyer shot deadupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 21:13:00

Gunmen shot dead a lawyer representing a man accused of helping the Mumbai, India, attackers who killed 164 people in November 2008, an official said Thursday.

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