rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 
« Back

Anti-terror law amended to ban UN-listed groups, individuals

Write a comment

February 13, 2018 10:23


Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain last Friday quietly promulgated an ordinance amending the Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997 with regards to proscription of terrorist individuals and organisations to include entities listed by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) -- in a move that would end a longstanding ambiguity over the status of Hafiz Saeed-linked Jamaatud Dawa and Falah-i-Insaniat Foundation by firmly placing them on the list of proscribed groups.  Read more

Stars spotted!  What's this?

What was Karan Johar doing in London?
Reader Prashanth Raghavendra sends us a picture...

More stars spotted

Met a celebrity?
Email us photos & videos