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The tag 'Mumbai' is associated with 16 posts.

FTR #667 Update on 9/11 and Related Matters

9/11 activist Beverly Eckert had met with President Obama shortly before her death in a plane crash.

FTR #659 Heatin’ It Up for Obama

Multiple and escalating crises with which the incoming U.S. President must deal.

India compiling evidence to share with Pak, rest of world

PTI New Delhi: As Islamabad continues to be in denial mode, India is compiling evidence about the role of Pakistan-based elements in the terror strikes for sharing it with the world besides the neighbour very soon. The evidence, being put together, includes the confession of the lone terrorist held in Mumbai terror attack Ajmal Amir […]

Scenic Pakistani valley falls to Taliban militants

by Nahal ToosiAP ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Taliban militants are beheading and burning their way through Pakistan’s picturesque Swat Valley, and residents say the insurgents now control most of the mountainous region far from the lawless tribal areas where jihadists thrive. The deteriorating situation in the former tourist haven comes despite an army offensive that began […]

FTR #657 Targeting the Centers of Finance

The “terror front” exploded with a major, headline-garnering attack on Mumbai, India’s financial and cinematic center.

Mumbai gunman's confession sheds light on massacre

by Ramola Talwar BadamAP MUMBAI, India – The gunman captured in last month’s Mumbai attacks had originally intended to seize hostages and outline demands in a series of dramatic calls to the media, according to his confession obtained Saturday by The Associated Press. Mohammed Ajmal Kasab said he and his partner, who massacred dozens of […]

Let's Give Pakistan the Attention It Deserves

The Mumbai attack is the latest wake-up call. By BERNARD-HENRI LEVYWSJ “The world is decidedly poorly made,” Asif Ali Zardari, widower of Benazir Bhutto and president of Pakistan, must be saying to himself. The French expression Le monde est décidément mal fait sums things up quite nicely. For it was at the very moment that […]

Recession Trickles to India

by Jeremy NahnNew York Times BANGALORE, India — After years of being blamed for job losses in America and elsewhere, India’s high-tech companies and outsourcing firms are going through a downturn of their own. The global slowdown is forcing them to reduce hiring, freeze salaries, postpone new investments and lay off thousands of software programmers […]

Were the Mumbai Terrorists Fueled by Coke?

by Bruce CrumleyTIME Did the jihadists who tore up Mumbai last week rely on party drugs usually associated with Western decadence to stay awake and alert throughout their three-day killing spree? Britain’s Telegraph newspaper suggests that they did, citing unidentified officials claiming physical evidence shows the assailants used cocaine and other stimulants to sustain their […]

Pak TV channel says 26/11 hatched by Hindu Zionists

by Nandita SenguptaTNN NEW DELHI: Mumbai’s 26/11 was actually a plan hatched by “Hindu Zionists” and “Western Zionists”, including the Mossad, said a self-styled Pakistan security expert on a Pakistan news television show, uploaded on www.hotklix.com. ” Inki shaklein Hinduonwali hain, jis zabaan mein guftagoo kar rahein hain, woh zabaan koi Pakistani istemaal nahin karta […]