Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi (File Image/Twitter)

LeT’s Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi arrested in Pak over terror financing

Islamabad: In an all out crackdown against the Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant groups, Pakistan counter-terrorism authorities have arrested Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, the chief planner of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks and the LeT’s current supreme commander of operations, on charges of terror financing. Lakhvi was arrested by the Punjab province’s Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD), which has already […]

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Pak court sentences JuD chief Hafiz Saeed for over 15 yrs in prison in terror financing case

Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court has sentenced Hafiz Saeed, the leader of the banned Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, to more than 15 years in prison after he was convicted in another case, a media report said on Friday. Verdicts of three cases against Saeed, who been behind bars since last year, […]

Yoshihide Suga, the new leader of Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party, was elected as the new Prime Minister to succeed Shinzo Abe (Photo Credit: Twitter)

Yoshihide Suga elected as Japan’s new Prime Minister

Tokyo: Yoshihide Suga, the new leader of Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party, was elected as the new Prime Minister to succeed Shinzo Abe in an extraordinary parliamentary session on Wednesday. Suga has been chosen as Japan’s 99th Premier in the Diet. The political transition comes after Abe Shinzo’s surprise announcement last month, that he would step […]