1993 Mumbai Blast Case

  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: SC stays the execution of convict Yakub Memon June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of death row convict Yakub Memon in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. President Pranab Mukherjee had rejected Yakub's mercy plea. The court has also referred to the Constitution bench a plea that review petitions in death penalty cases should not...
  • e Lounge: Bombay HC questions parole extension granted to Sanjay Dutt February 26, 2014

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • Parole extensions: Is Sanjay Dutt getting special treatment? February 25, 2014

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • MHA seeks report from Maharashtra on repeated parole to Sanjay Dutt February 24, 2014

    A week after actor Sanjay Dutt's parole was extended till March 21 in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, The Ministry of Home Affairs has now sought report from Maharashtra government on repeated parole to the actor. Earlier, Dutt's 30 day-parole was extended till February 19. The 54-year-old, who is undergoing the...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt again asks for parole extension February 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has once again sought an extension of his parole on the grounds of his wife's medical condition. If Dutt's application gets accepted, this will be the second extension granted to him. Earlier, Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case was extended up to...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt's parole extended up to Feb 19 January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case has been extended up to February 19. Dutt, who is undergoing the remainder of his fiveyear jail term at Yerawada Central Jail in Pune in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was out on a 30day parole. Earlier this month,...
  • Sanjay Dutt to return to Yerwada jail as his furlough ends today October 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt's furlough in the 1993 Bombay blasts case ends on Wednesday. He is expected to return to the Yerwada prison by Wednesday evening. The actor was released for a fortnight on medical grounds and was later granted another fortnight's extension. Dutt was sentenced to five years in...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets extension on leave of furlough October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt was on Monday granted a 14day extension of his leave of furlough, jail authorities said. Dutt, who left the Yerawada prison on October 1 after being sanctioned a 14day leave of furlough, had sought further extension on medical ground. The 53yearold actor was lodged in the jail in...
  • Sanjay Dutt seeks another 14day extension of furlough from jail October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt who was granted 14day medical leave from Yerwada Central Jail, has reportedly asked for another 14day extension. He says he needs more time for the treatment of his leg and with his family. The authorities are yet to confirm his extension. Sanjay Dutt stepped out of...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets 14day furlough for the treatment of his leg October 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt has been granted 14 days furlough for treatment of his leg. He has already left from the Yerwada prison where he is serving a 42month sentence for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts. The Yerwada prison authorities have cancelled a play that Sanjay Dutt was supposed...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: Supreme Court dismisses Sanjay Dutt's review petition against his conviction July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed actor Sanjay Dutt's curative petition seeking review of his conviction in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. With this, Dutt has exhausted all legal options before him. Dutt had filed a review petition in the Supreme Court challenging his conviction and fiveyear jail term...
  • Abu Salem attack: Police arrest man who provided weapon to attacker July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: There seems to be a breakthrough the in investigation in the Abu Salem attack case as the Mumbai Police has detained the man who allegedly provided the weapon to Abu Salem's attacker in Taloba jail. The Mumbai Crime Branch arrested Manoj Lahmane, the man who allegedly smuggled the countrymade...
  • Nonbailable warrant issued against Zaibunissa May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: A TADA court on Friday issued a nonbailable warrant against 1993 Bombay blasts coaccused Zaibunissa Kazi after she failed to surrender in the court on Friday, as per scheduled. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will execute this warrant. The daughter of 70yearold Zaibunissa was likely to seek a day...
  • Sanjay Dutt likely to be shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail soon May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt spent his first night in jail in Mumbai's Arthur Road Jail on Thursday. He is awaiting an order which decides as to which jail will he be permanently shifted to. He is most likely to be taken to Pune's Yerwada Jail in a day or two,...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt surrenders in court May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Amidst chaos, crowd and cameras, the 1993 Bombay blasts accused and Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt surrendered in a Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (TADA) court on Thursday afternoon to serve his threeandahalf year sentence. A large number of media persons and onlookers surrounded Dutt's car as he reached the court. Dutt...
  • Live: Court allows homecooked food to Sanjay Dutt in jail for a month May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: 4:27 pm: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who accompanied Sanjay Dutt to court, says, "Sanjay has surrendered in court and has asked for certain things like homecooked food and medicines. There will be a new Sanjay Dutt when he comes back from the jail. 4:16 pm: Court allows homecooked food, mattress, pillow...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Dutt to surrender in a TADA court today May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will finally surrender in a TADA court in Mumbai on Thursday in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Earlier he had filed an application requesting to be allowed to surrender directly at Pune's Yerwada Jail expressing fears of being chased by the media and threats from fundamentalists....
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt to surrender at TADA court May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will surrender at TADA court in Mumbai on Wednesday in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Dutt has withdrawn his application to surrender at Yerwada Jail in Pune which he had filed on Tuesday. Dutt's lawyer informed the court that he wants to withdraw the application. Dutt had...
  • SC no to plea seeking more time for Sanjay Dutt May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has refused to entertain a petition by a Bollywood production house who sought an extension of time for actor Sanjay Dutt to surrender so that he could finish the shoot for its films. The two films that Dutt is currently shooting for are 'Policegiri' and...
  • SC rejects Sanjay Dutt's review plea in 1993 Bombay blasts case May 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has rejected actor Sanjay Dutt's review petition in the 1993 Bombay blasts case saying there was no merit in the argument presented by him. Dutt had sought a review of the March 21 judgement upholding his conviction and five years jail in 1993 Bombay serial...
  • Nonbailable arrest warrant against Sanjay Dutt April 22, 2013

    Mumbai: In what may spell more trouble for actor Sanjay Dutt, a Mumbai court on Monday issued a nonbailable arrest warrant against him after a producer moved court against him. Producer Shakeel Noorani moved the Andheri court alleging that the actor did not complete his film. The Supreme Court had recently given...
  • News 360: 2G JPC gives clean chit to PM, Chidambaram April 18, 2013

    The Joint Parliamentary Committee on the 2G spectrum scam on Thursday gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram, saying that the duo was not informed of the change in policy by the then telecom minister A Raja. ...
  • Difficult for Sanjay Dutt to complete all films in a month, say producers April 18, 2013

    Mumbai: The Supreme Court gave Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt a month's reprieve in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, but the producers of his films feel four weeks are not enough for him to wrap up all the projects in hand. Sentenced to five years in jail for possessing weapons illegally during...
  • Four weeks is a substantial time to surrender: Zaibunissa's counsel April 18, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Thursday granted Zaibunissa Kazi and six other convicts four more weeks to surrender in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...
  • Little hope for common man, I'll surrender: 1993 Bombay blasts convict April 18, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the plea of the fourth convict in the 1993 Bombay blasts case who had sought relief, Yusuf Khan, on grounds that he could get treatment inside the jail. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets reprieve: Has SC set an unhealthy precedent? April 17, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave actor Sanjay Dutt four more weeks to surrender in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...
  • SC gives Dutt 4 weeks to surrender, rejects Zaibunissa's petition April 17, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave actor Sanjay Dutt four more weeks to surrender in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...
  • The Last Word: Was SC right to give Sanjay Dutt 4 more weeks to surrender? April 17, 2013

    Sanjay Dutt, who had earlier been asked by the court to surrender by April 18 wanted six months' extension to complete his film projects before surrendering to undergo his prison term. ...
  • News 360: Supreme Court gives Sanjay Dutt four weeks to surrender April 17, 2013

    Sanjay Dutt, who had earlier been asked by the court to surrender by April 18 wanted six months' extension to complete his film projects before surrendering to undergo his prison term. ...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: 5 convicts seek more time to surrender April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Five convicts in the 1993 Bombay blasts case on Wednesday approached the Supreme Court, seeking more time to surrender. This comes after the apex court gave actor Sanjay Dutt four more weeks to surrender in the case. The convicts who approached the apex court are Zaibunissa Kazi, Altaf Ali...