Mumbai aftermath: The trial of Tahawwur Hussain Rana
Read Tribune coverage of the government's case against Rana, a Chicago businessman, who faces federal charges of aiding the planning of the 2008 terror assault in Mumbai, India, that took some 170 lives.
11:21 PM EDT, May 5, 2011
The crime scene is thousands of miles away, but the details of the plot will soon unfold in a courtroom here when a Chicago businessman stands trial on charges he aided in the bloody terrorist attack in Mumbai, India.
10:16 PM EDT, April 25, 2011
Three weeks before the start of perhaps the most significant terrorism trial ever in Chicago, federal prosecutors unsealed charges Monday against four additional defendants for allegedly plotting the 2008 terrorist attacks in India that killed more than 160 people.
October 18, 2010
The wife of the Chicago businessman who scouted targets for the 2008 Mumbai attacks gave details about his ties to Pakistani militant groups to federal agents in New York City three years before the assault.
March 19, 2010
David Coleman Headley pleaded guilty Thursday in the most significant terrorism case ever linked to Chicago, acknowledging he was an operative here who traveled to India multiple times to scout targets for a team of gunmen who carried out the bloody coordinated assault in Mumbai in 2008.
January 3, 2010
Nestled among the restaurants and sari shops that anchor Devon Avenue in Chicago's South Asian community, First World Immigration Services Inc. has operated as a welcoming walk-in center for recently arrived immigrants, like other storefront operations helping with visas, citizenship applications and other matters, its proprietors say.
December 15, 2009
Unaware they were being secretly recorded on a long car ride, two Chicago men spoke openly in September of how they knew about plans for the terror attacks that killed nearly 170 people last year in Mumbai, India, federal investigators alleged for the first time Monday.
December 13, 2009
The al-Qaida-affiliated militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba has been actively planning one or more additional Mumbai-style attacks in India, based in part on scouting by a Chicago man recently charged with being a longtime clandestine operative of the group, according to current and former U.S., Indian and European counterterrorism officials.
December 10, 2009
While FBI Director Robert Mueller was in town for a briefing on a terror case that reaches from Chicago to Denmark and India, the man at the center of the investigation stood before a federal judge Wednesday in his first public court appearance.
December 8, 2009
Months before a team of terrorists killed 170 people in coordinated attacks in Mumbai, a Chicago man was conducting surveillance of the hotels and other locations that would come under assault, prosecutors here said Monday.
November 24, 2009
Authorities in Chicago are looking into allegations that two local men accused of plotting an assault on a Danish newspaper that published controversial cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad may be linked to other plots, including a terrorist assault in Mumbai last year that left more than 170 dead, sources said.