India: five convicted in gang-rape case that shocked Mumbai

Mansi Choksi A court in Mumbai has found five men guilty of gang-raping a photojournalist and a call-centre operator in an abandoned mill building last year.

Three men sentenced to death for gang-rapes in Mumbai

Nivedita Bhattacharjee and Shyamantha Asokan By Nivedita Bhattacharjee and Shyamantha Asokan

Mumbai: Bright lights, tight city


Like everyone condemned to life in a cell, Jeeta Avekar pines for a little patch of blue sky. Her dream is a home with a window.

Indian train fire kills nine near Mumbai

A passenger train travels past the burnt carriages.

Salil Panchal Fire tears through an Indian train full of sleeping passengers, killing nine people and forcing survivors to break open doors to escape.

Mumbai on high alert after death of divisive politician

Mark Magnier New Delhi MUMBAI was on high alert after the death on Saturday of the controversial and divisive politician Bal Thackeray.

Mumbai terrorist hanged over attacks

Ben Doherty Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist from the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people, has been executed in India. Kasab, 25, a Pakistani national, was hanged at 7.

Mumbai terrorist hanged over attack

Ben Doherty South Asia Correspondent AJMAL Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist from the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people, has been executed in India. Kasab, 25, a Pakistani national, was hanged at 7.

Terrorist hanged over Mumbai massacre role

FILE - This undated file photo shows Pakistani man Mohammed Ajmal Kasab, the lone survivor among 10 gunmen of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, in Mumbai, India.  India executed Ajmal Kasab from the 2008 terror attack on Mumbai early Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, India's home ministry said.  Ajmal Kasab, a Pakistani citizen, was one of 10 gunmen who rampaged through the streets of India's financial capital in November 2008, killing 166 people. Kasab was hung at a jail in Pune, a city near Mumbai, after India's president rejected his plea for mercy (AP Photo/PTI, File) INDIA OUT

Ben Doherty AJMAL KASAB, the lone surviving terrorist from the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people, has been executed in India.

End of the road for Mumbai's taxis

Taxi driver applies a touch up with paint on his vehicle

To anyone who's ever visited Mumbai, they are as evocative a symbol as the Gateway to India.

Indian gang rape case brings two more arrests in Mumbai

Indian activists protest gang-rape

Neha Thirani Bagri A fourth and fifth arrest have been made in the gang rape of a 22-year-old photojournalist who was attacked while on assignment for an English-language magazine, the police in Mumbai reported Sunday.

Mumbai's fury over intelligence failure

Indian activists of the Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP) burn an effigy of Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram and shout slogans against him, during a protest denouncing the triple bomb blasts in Mumbai, in Hyderabad on July 15, 2011. Indian detectives scrambled for a breakthrough into the Mumbai bombings that killed 17 people and left baffled police hunting for clues and suspects in the monsoon rains. AFP PHOTO / Noah SEELAM

Ben Doherty NEW DELHI: Mumbai residents are blaming intelligence failures for not protecting them from yet another terrorist attack in their city this week.

17 killed in Mumbai 'terror' blasts

Friends console a man (R) who lost his brother, outside an hospital casualty in Mumbai on July 13, 2011.

Ben Doherty Three explosions rocked crowded districts in India's largest city Mumbai last night, killing at least 17 people and injuring more than 100.

'Terror' blasts rock Mumbai, killing 13

Ben Doherty, Delhi Three explosions rock crowded districts in India's largest city, killing at least 13 people and injuring more than 80.

Triple 'terror' blasts kill 21 in Mumbai


Three bombs ripped through India's commercial capital Mumbai on Wednesday, killing 21 people and injuring more than 100 in the deadliest attack in the city since the 2008 assault by Islamist...

Witness links Pakistan spies to Mumbai attacks

The Taj Mahal hotel is engulfed in smoke during a terrorist attack in Mumbai November 29, 2008. Now it is believed Pakistani spies may have been involved.

Ben Doherty DELHI: The Pakistani spy agency was involved in planning the terrorist attacks in Mumbai in 2008, a US court has been told.

Pakistani intelligence link to Mumbai

Sebastian Rotella, Propublica IT could be years before the world learns whether Pakistan's powerful Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate helped hide Osama bin Laden.

Pakistan and India move past Mumbai attack for talks

Mark Magnier DELHI: India and Pakistan will resume talks suspended since the 2008 terrorist attack on the Indian city of Mumbai, where 166 were killed and hundreds injured by militants with ties to Pakistan.

Manhunt as Mumbai placed on high alert

MUMBAI: A manhunt was under way in Mumbai for four alleged members of the same Islamist group that attacked the city in 2008, amid warnings of a strike on foreign targets over Christmas and new year.

US militant links Pakistani intelligence to Mumbai attacks

Jason Burke PAKISTAN'S powerful intelligence services were heavily involved in preparations for the Mumbai terrorist attacks of November 2008, according to classified Indian government documents.

Super rich

For Mumbai's millionaires, the sky above is their only limit

The skyline of Mumbai city.

Amrit Dhillon, Delhi Even India's richest man, Mukesh Ambani, could not find enough land in Mumbai to build a new home.