In a historic pre-dawn hearing, the Supreme Court today cleared the last-minute hurdle created by the Congress-JD(S) combine for the BJP's ambitious surge in southern India by paving the way for B S.. DNA - Published
The rush projected by Congress for an immediate hearing in the Karnataka case was in no way akin to the life and death issue witnessed in 2015 when the Supreme Court had held a historic pre-dawn.. DNA - Published
Not everyone is welcoming Saturday's Ordinance, with a section of public dubbing it as a knee-jerk reaction to quell the natiowide outrage against the perpetrators of an eight-year-old girl raped and.. DNA - Published
How the case progressed:
March 12, 1993: Serial blasts rock Mumbai - 257 killed, 713 injured
March-April 1993: In a matter of 24 hours, the Mumbai Police crack case and arrest more than 150.. Deccan Herald - Published
Amidst growing demands of his arrest by Dalit and Left organisations, Hindutva ideologue Sambhaji Bhide Guruji on Friday said that he is innocent and ready to face any probe.
"I am ready to face any.. Deccan Herald - Published
With three more persons getting capital punishment in the sensational Kopardi rape and murder case, the list of convicted criminals facing the noose has swelled up in Maharashtra, with over 50 on the.. Deccan Herald - Published
Today is November 26. On this day, nine years ago, terrorists from Pakistan infiltrated Mumbai and unleashed a wave of terror that took hundreds of lives.
The attack began at 8 pm at the Chhatrapati.. Deccan Herald - Published
Extremist militant Hindu youth wing of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), the Bajrang Dal, would censure Islamist Jihad, Church, Naxalism, and the "Left-Liberal anti-Hindu intellectuals" or the "secular.. DNA - Published
With two former aides of Karachi-based underworld don Dawood Ibrahim getting death sentences in the 12 March 1993 serial blasts case, the list of the convicted criminals facing death sentences in.. Deccan Herald - Published
The special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (prevention) court, in its 2164-page judgment while awarding death penalty to Taher Merchant and Firoz Khan, held that the two were beyond remorse and.. DNA - Published
The special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act court on Thursday sentenced 1993 Mumbai Serial Blasts convicts Firoz Khan and Taher Merchant to death for their active roles in the.. DNA - Published
Twenty four years after 12 blasts rocked Mumbai on March 12, 1993 claiming 257 lives, a special TADA court here today awarded death sentence to two persons and life imprisonment to two others,.. DNA - Published
A special Mumbai anti-terror court on Thursday sentenced convicts - Tahir Merchant alias Tahir Taklya, a close associate of Karachi-based underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, and Feroze Abdul Rashid Kahan -.. Deccan Herald - Published
63-year-old Dipak Misra led the bench that awarded death sentence to Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon and the Nirbhaya killers and will will take over from Chief Justice JS Khehar. MailOnline India - Published
Chief Justice of India (CJI) Jagdish Singh Khehar is learnt to have formally recommended the name of senior-most Supreme Court Judge Dipak Mishra as his successor.
Sources told DNA that CJI Khehar,.. DNA - Published
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Former Gove or of West Bengal and Opposition’s vice-president candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi addressed the media after filling his nomination and said he believed that death.. ANI News - Published
Opposition vice presidential candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi today justified his efforts to save Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon from the gallows, saying capital punishment was medieval and wrong. DNA - Published
Gopalkrishna Gandhi on Tuesday rejected the Shiv Sena's criticism for his move to save 1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon from death row.
"Shiv Sena had to say what it has said... It is following.. Deccan Herald - Published
New Delhi July 18 : Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday said that the Centre does not have any issue with United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) Vice Presidential.. newKerala.com - Published Also reported by •ANI News
The opposition's vice presidential candidate Gopal Krishna Gandhi today came in for criticism from the Shiv Sena for having sought mercy for Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon, but the Congress.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut today questioned the opposition's decision to field Gopal Krishna Gandhi as its candidate in the vice presidential poll, saying the former West Bengal governor had tried to.. DNA - Published
Shiv Sena on Monday hit out at Congress president Sonia Gandhi for naming former West Bengal governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi, a grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, as the opposition candidate for the post of Vice.. Zee News - Published
In a shocking case a 16-year-old boy has been arrested for raping a 4-year-old-girl.
In a report published by the Mumbai Mirror, the Dindoshi police have arrested the boy after the baby girl’s.. Mid-Day - Published
Unlike 1993 Mumbai bomb blast convict Yakub Memon's burial, which saw thousands turn up, another Mumbai blast convict Mustafa Dossa's burial was attended by 200-300 people amidst heavy police presence... DNA - Published
Expressing shock over the death of the 1993 Mumbai serial blast convict Mustafa Dossa, a special TADA court here today adjourned till Friday the arguments for deciding the quantum of sentence.
Dossa.. DNA - Published
Mustafa Dossa, one of the six convicts in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, died in JJ Hospital on Wednesday.
Earlier in the day, Dossa was admitted to the hospital after he complained of chest pain.. DNA - Published
Notorious smuggler Mustafa Dossa, who was convicted by a special court recently, in connection with the 12 March 1993 serial blasts case, had died in the government-run Sir JJ Hospital, hours before he.. Deccan Herald - Published
Mumbai serial blasts case convict Mustafa Dossa was today admitted to the JJ Hospital here after he complained of chest pain.
"Dossa was admitted to the jail ward of the hospital at 3 am," Hospital.. Deccan Herald - Published
Special CBI counsel Deepak Salvi, who is seeking maximum punishment to the six convicts in the 1993 serial blasts case, told the anti-terror court in Mumbai today that the judgment in Yakub Memon case.. All India Radio - Published Also reported by •DNA
A crowd snaked outside the Kala Ghoda court Friday morning as each person looking to enter the premises was checked thoroughly by an unusually strong security bandobast. Inside, Courtroom No 54 was.. DNA - Published
The Mumbai court today convicted six persons including gangsters Mustafa Dossa and Abu Salem. In the earlier phase of trial, a hundred accused including Yakub Memon were convicted. Zee News - Published
Twenty four years after the 12 co-ordinated blasts rocked Mumbai, claiming 257 lives and injuring over 700 people, a special TADA court in Mumbai on Friday convicted six persons and acquitted one in.. DNA - Published
Several conspirators and masterminds of the worst terror attack on the country including underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, his right hand man Chhota Shakeel and late Yakub Memon s elder brother Tiger.. DNA - Published
A special TADA court here is likely to pronounce on Friday its judgement in the second leg of the trial in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case involving seven accused including extradited gangster Abu.. Deccan Herald - Published
A special anti-terrorism court on Friday convicted notorious criminal Abu Salem Abdul Qayoom Ansari and dreaded smuggler Mustafa Dossa alias Mustafa Majnu and four others in connection with the 12.. Deccan Herald - Published
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, whose three-year tenure will end on June 19, has asked the government not to consider him for reappointment to the post.
Rohatgi told PTI that he had written to the.. Deccan Herald - Published
A special court here is likely to deliver judgement in a case against gangsters Abu Salem, Mustafa Dossa and four others for their alleged involvement in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts on June.. Deccan Herald - Published
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi today made a veiled reference to the unprecedented 2 AM hearing in the Yakub Memon case two years ago, as he asserted that India champions upholding of human rights as.. DNA - Published
Chief Justice of India J S Khehar today asked legal volunteers to work for the victims of crime this year, saying he wondered what happens to the victims of rape or acid attacks or those who lose their.. Deccan Herald - Published