Mohammad Naved confesses to large Lashkar network in Kashmir

IMG_0485The confession of Mohammad Naved the terrorist captured alive in connection with the Udhampur attack has confessed to his role in the incident.

However, what is more important is that the confession that he made before the Magistrate yesterday in Jammu and Kashmir throws open key questions and the efficiency with which the sleeper cells in the state are being handled.

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Another Pak terrorist caught alive

One of the five terrorists who had infiltrated into Kashmir has been caught alive by the army and the police. In a joint operation that was carried out in Panzla in North Kashmir, the security forces managed to nab one of the five terrorists of the Paksitani origin. The terrorist who has been caught alive is 22 years old and his name is Sajjad Ahmed alias Abu Ullah. He hails from the Muzaffar Ghar region in Pakistan.
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Gold smuggling from Bhatkal: See how innovative they are

goldBengaluru, Aug 27: The Customs and Central Excise, Goa is handling a very interesting case relating to gold smuggling.
This incident which involved two residents of Bhatkal who were attempting to smuggle gold tells us the kind of things smugglers do in a bid to further their business.

The gold that was being smuggled was found in various forms- umbrella handle, Nivea cream cover and also a suitcase handle. gold

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OROP:Ex-servicemen will intensify protest if no good news by tomorrow

OROPNew Delhi, Aug 27: The ex-servicemen have threatened to escalate their protest if the government fails to make an
y concrete announcement on the One Rank One Pension issue by tomorrow.
The government had earlier indicated that there could be some announcement that would be made by August 28th on the OROP issue.

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BBMP polls: Who will be Bengaluru’s Mayor?

bbmpThe BBMP elections are done and the BJP will run the show in Bengaluru once again. The question however is who will be Mayor and Deputy Mayor.

There is lobbying on for the two posts and in all likelihood the final call would be taken soon with former Deputy Chief Minister, R Ashoka playing a big part in it.

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David Headley who? Pakistan has no mention of him in 26/11 probe

Photo courtesy: CNN

Photo courtesy: CNN

David Headley was one of the most important links in the 26/11 attack. An agent of the CIA turned rogue, he was the one who landed in Mumbai and carried out the reconnaissance of the targets which were attacked on that fateful night of 26/11.

David Headley in a confession to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) speaks extensively about the attacks, his visit to Pakistan, the meeting with the Lashkar-e-Tayiba top brass.

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Walmart to stop selling semi-automatic rifles

walmartWashington, Aug 27: The semi-automatic rifles including the AR-15 will not be sold by Walmart any more.
The decision by America’s top retailer of guns has decided to stop selling semi-automatic rifles coincides with the number of shooting incidents that are taking place in the country.

The retailer however says that the two are not connected the decision to take the semi-automatic rifles off the shelf is due to sluggish demand.

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The Dawood dossier: Only 4 out of 9 addresses are verified

LeT man Naseer reveals Dawood funds terror in IndiaNew Delhi, Aug 27: The Indian dossier on Dawood Ibrahim termed Agenda Point 2 lists nine addresses.
Are all the nine addresses correct? The fact of the matter is that out of the nine addresses listed in the dossier, only have been verified while there are doubts raised over the other five.

Two very glaring errors have come to light over the addresses listed in the name of Dawood Ibrahim.

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Does Dawood live in the house of a Pakistani diplomat?

Dawood-_10New Delhi, Aug 25: Who lives at the Main Margalla Road F-6/2, House No.7, Islamabad? Is it Dawood Ibrahim or Dr Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan’s permanent representative at the United Nations.
Dawood is located at Main Margalla Road F-6/2, House No.7, Islamabad, according to a dossier prepared by India is the residence of Dawood Ibrahim.
While the Indian dossier which should have been handed over to Pakistan had the NSA level talks not failed states that the above mentioned address is indeed that of Dawood’s, the Pakistanis have a different take on this address.

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BBMP verdict: Will Siddaramaiah be replaced? No says congress

sidduWith the ruling Congress in Karnataka losing the prestigious BBMP elections, the question on everyone’s mind is will Chief Minister Siddaramaiah be replaced.
While he does have many enemies within the party, the general view is that there shall be no shake up immediately, although the name of Mallikarjuna Kharge is already doing the rounds to take over as the next Chief Minister of Karnataka.

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