J Dey

  • Accused in J Dey murder case seeks discharge from case 19-06-2014 08:03 PM

    Mumbai: Rohit Tangapan alias Satish Kaliya, arrested in journalist Jyotirmoy Dey ('J Dey) murder case, has sought discharge on the ground that Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) is not applicable against him. "We have filed a discharge application before the sessions court, saying MCOCA is not applicable and...
  • J Dey murder case: Jigna Vora walks out of jail 13-08-2012 11:20 PM

    Mumbai: Over a fortnight after she was granted bail by the special MCOCA court in journalist J Dey murder case, scribe Jigna Vora has finally walked out of the prison, sources said on Monday. "Vora was released on Saturday from jail after completing the necessary formalities," said a source at...
  • Dey murder: Court rejects bail plea of Rajan aide 02-08-2012 08:20 PM

    Mumbai: The special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court on Thursday rejected the bail application of Paulson Joseph, an alleged Chota Rajan aide, arrested in connection with the murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. According to the police, Paulson had supplied mobile SIM cards to the shooters who...
  • J Dey murder case: Journalist Jigna Vora gets bail 27-07-2012 05:58 PM

    Mumbai: Journalist Jigna Vora, an accused in the murder of senior crime reporter J Dey, was granted bail by a Mumbai court on Friday. Vora was arrested in November 25, 2011 and was in judicial custody. J Dey, a senior crime journalist with MiD Day, was shot dead in Mumbai...
  • Dey murder case: Jigna Vora's bail hearing today 23-07-2012 07:16 AM

    New Delhi: A sessions court in Mumbai on Monday will hear the bail plea of Jigna Vora, prime accused in the murder of journalist J Dey. Vora faces charges of criminal conspiracy and mobile phone records were recently submitted before the court as evidence. The police believe the murder may...
  • J Dey murder: Jigna Vora's bail hearing adjourned 20-07-2012 02:36 PM

    Mumbai: A Sessions court posted for hearing till Monday the bail plea of Jigna Vora, prime accused in the Jyotirmoy Dey murder case. Meanwhile, six mobile phone records were submitted in court in the form of a CD. Jigna Vora has been accused of playing a major role in the...
  • J Dey case: Order on Jigna Vora's bail adjourned 07-07-2012 01:13 PM

    New Delhi: A court on Saturday adjourned till July 17 its order on journalist Jigna Vora's bail plea in the Jyotirmoy Dey murder case. Vora was arrested on November 25, 2011, on charges of criminal conspiracy in the murder case. J Dey, a senior crime journalist with MiD Day, was...
  • Mumbai: Square to be named after J Dey 12-06-2012 12:46 PM

    Mumbai: It was near the Hiranandani chowk in Mumbai that MiD DAY crime investigations editor J Dey was gunned down exactly a year ago. In a gesture that will hopefully expunge some of the trauma of the memory and supplant it with respect for the triumphant life that preceded it,...
  • Jigna's role in killing J Dey is undeniable: Cops 11-06-2012 02:39 PM

    Why did the police believe Chhota Rajans story that journalist Jigna Vora instigated him? Rajan repented his actions in TV interviews. It is our job to lay the evidence we gather before the court. Now the Court will decide whether to believe him or not. How does carrying conflicting stories...
  • A year of J Dey's murder: twists and turns so far 11-06-2012 02:26 PM

    Mumbai: Investigations into the murder case of MiD DAY journalist J Dey began just a few hours after his killing, when sleuths began combing the scene of crime in Powai for clues. In the days that followed the murder, they scoured Deys email account, his phone records, interrogated hundreds of...
  • Wife remembers J Dey on his first death anniversary 11-06-2012 01:59 PM

    'They got you in the heart, where I lived'. That was the first thought of Shubha Sharma, wife of MiD DAY's investigations editor J Dey, when she first heard the news that her husband had been shot dead. On his first death anniversary, she recalls her life with her 'superhero'...
  • J Dey murder: Court allows Vora to get home food 16-05-2012 09:44 PM

    Mumbai: A special MCOCA court on Wednesday allowed jailed scribe Jigna Vora, who was arrested in connection with the 2011 senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey murder case, to get home-cooked food on health grounds. The Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court on Wednesday approved the application filed earlier by...
  • Mumbai: ACP's anticipatory bail plea rejected 19-04-2012 08:57 PM

    Mumbai: In a setback to Assistant Commissioner of Police Anil Mahabole who is accused of raping and threatening a woman, the Sessions Court in Mumbai on Thursday refused to grant him anticipatory bail. Additional Sessions Judge S D Kulkarni after hearing the arguments of prosecution and defence held that the...
  • Mumbai: FIR against ACP on rape charges 17-04-2012 11:14 PM

    Mumbai: An FIR was on Tuesday registered against a senior police officer on charge of raping a middle-aged housewife after an internal enquiry concluded his role in the crime, police said. The woman had approached top brass of the city police few weeks ago complaining against Assistant Police Commissioner Anil...
  • Dey murder: Court opens statements of 2 witnesses 17-04-2012 01:23 AM

    Mumbai: A special MCOCA Court on Monday opened the statements given by two key witnesses on journalist Jigna Vora, one of the accused in the murder of veteran crime reporter J Dey in Mumbai in 2011. The witnesses - a staffer from the Administration Department of English daily 'Asian Age'...
  • Dey's murder: how Rajan's words nailed Jigna Vora 28-02-2012 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: After the Mumbai Crime Branch filed a supplementary chargesheet against Jigna Vora in the J Dey murder case on February 21, MiD DAY has acquired a copy of a crucial transcript of a conversation between underworld don Chhota Rajan and a relative of one of the accused. In the...
  • Dey murder case: Jigna Vora charged under MCOCA 21-02-2012 12:59 PM

    Mumbai: Journalist Jigna Vora on Tuesday was charged under sections of Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA), Arms Act and Bombay Police Act in J Dey murder case. The Crime Branch filed a supplementary chargesheet detailing the role allegedly played by Vora in the murder of Mumbai-based journalist. Vora...
  • Dey murder: Police to file supplementary chargesheet 21-02-2012 09:23 AM

    Mumbai: The Crime Branch is likely to file a supplementary chargesheet detailing the role allegedly played by journalist Jigna Vora in the murder of Mumbai-based journalist J Dey. "We are likely to file a supplementary chargesheet against Vora tomorrow (Tuesday). We have gathered enough evidence against her to make a...
  • Dey murder: Chargesheet against Vora likely today 21-02-2012 01:34 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai police are likely to file a charge sheet against woman journalist Jigna Vora on Tuesday in the murder of senior scribe J Dey who was shot dead in June last year, an official said. "We are likely to file a supplementary charge sheet against Vora on Tuesday. We...
  • J Dey case: Judicial custody of accused extended 03-01-2012 02:56 PM

    Mumbai: A special MCOCA court on Tuesday extended judicial custody of journalist Jigna Vora and 12 other accused in the J Dey murder case till January 16. Vora was on November 25 arrested in connection with the murder case of Mid-Day senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. Dey was shot dead outside...
  • J Dey murder accused to be produced in court 03-01-2012 09:05 AM

    Mumbai: Journalist Jigna Vora and ten other accused are likely to be produced in a special MCOCA court as the judicial custody of the accused in the J Dey Murder case ends on Tuesday. Vora was on November 25 arrested in connection with the murder case of Mid-Day senior journalist...
  • Dey case: custody of accused extended till Jan 3 21-12-2011 04:17 AM

    Mumbai: A special court on Tuesday extended till January 3 the judicial custody of all the eleven accused, including woman journalist Jigna Vora, arrested in connection with the murder of the senior crime reporter Jyotirmoy Dey. Vora, who had, on December 13 filed an application in the special Maharashtra Control...
  • J Dey case: Vora's judicial custody ends today 20-12-2011 07:48 AM

    Mumbai: The judicial custody of Jinga Vora, arrested in connection with the murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, will end on Tuesday. Vora is the eleventh accused held in the murder of the senior journalist who was killed on June 1. Vora was arrested by the Mumbai Crime Branch for...
  • 'Jigna Vora bought shirts for don Abu Salem' 14-12-2011 12:57 PM

    Mumbai: Senior journalist Jigna Vora, the eleventh accused in the J Dey murder case, is now in the dock owing to her acquaintance with underworld don Abu Salem. According to investigating officials, Vora had befriended the don during his court hearings. While investigating Vora's nexus with underworld don Chhota Rajan,...
  • J Dey murder: Vora remanded to judicial custody 09-12-2011 03:24 PM

    Mumbai: A special court in Mumbai on Friday remanded journalist Jigna Vora, the 11th accused arrested in the J Dey murder case, to judicial custody till December 20. Special judge S M Modak of Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court remanded her to judicial custody as the police...
  • Dey murder: Police quiz journos in Ahmedabad 08-12-2011 09:58 PM

    Ahmedabad: Mumbai crime branch officials have questioned two police officials and a couple of journalists in the city in connection with the Mid Day tabloid journalist J Dey murder case, city police said on Thursday. The questioning took place in the last 3-4 days when the Mumbai police team came...
  • Dey murder: 7th cellphone recovered from Jigna 08-12-2011 11:46 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Crime Branch has recovered one more mobile phone from Jigna Vora, one of the 11 accused in the murder of MiD DAY editor (Investigations) J Dey. This is the seventh cellphone that belonged to Vora. Further investigations also reveal that Vora used Joseph Paulson as a mediator...
  • J Dey case: Vora's custody extended till Dec 9 05-12-2011 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: The police custody of journalist Jigna Vora, arrested in connection with the J Dey murder case, has been extended till December 9. Vora is the eleventh accused held in the murder of the senior journalist who was killed on June 1. Vora was remanded to further police custody...
  • Jigna Vora had met J Dey's killers 05-12-2011 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: In the latest development in the J Dey murder case, investigators have revealed that journalist Jigna Vora, the eleventh suspect arrested in the case, was in touch with four other accused, including the two shooters who gunned down MiD DAY's Investigations Editor near his residence in Powai on June...