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LeT initiated Abu Jundal into terrorism in Nepal

NEW DELHI: Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal, a prize catch in 26/11 terror case, picked up his first lessons in terrorism when Lashker-e-Taiba terrorist Mohammed Aslam alias Aslam Kashmiri arranged for his arms training in Nepal in 2004.

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Neeraj Kumar takes over as Delhi Police chief

NEW DELHI: Senior IPS officer Mr Neeraj Kumar, known for his effective handling of terror and underworld cases, on Saturday took over as Delhi Police Commissioner, asserting that a terror-free city and a more people-friendly force would be his focus areas.

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CRPF kill 20 Naxals in Chhattisgarh encounter

RAIPUR/NEW DELHI: In a major crackdown by the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), at least 20 Naxalites including a woman were killed in a fierce Thursday night gunfight in the dense jungles of Dantewada in Chhattisgarh that also left six jawans wounded.

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K’taka crisis deepens as 8 Yeddyurappa loyalists quit cabinet

BANGALORE: The festering crisis in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka on Friday reached a flash point with eight ministers loyal to party state strongman, Mr B S Yeddyurappa submitting their resignations to the Chief Minister, Mr D V Sadananda Gowda, who they want to be removed.

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US court absolves Union Carbide of liability in Bhopal gas tragedy

NEW YORK: In a setback to the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy victims, a US court has held that neither Union Carbide nor its former chairman, Warren Anderson were liable for environmental remediation or pollution-related claims at the firm’s former chemical plant in Bhopal.

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Jundal’s DNA matching done in covert operation

MUMBAI: When the photograph sent by Indian investigating agency did not match Syed Zabiuddin alias Abu Jundal in Saudi Arabian custody, a covert DNA matching was undertaken by the security agencies - the story of which had all the trappings of a crime thriller.

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