J DEY

  • Accused in J Dey murder case seeks discharge from case June 19, 2014

    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: Accused Vinod Asrani gets bail December 12, 2012

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted bail on medical grounds to builder Vinod Asrani who is one of the accused in the journalist Jyotirmoy Dey murder case of 2011. Asrani had approached the high court seeking the relief on the ground that his health was deteriorating and he...
  • J Dey murder case: Jigna Vora walks out of jail August 13, 2012

    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 Byculla...
  • Dey murder: Court rejects bail plea of Rajan aide August 2, 2012

    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 were...
  • J Dey murder case: Journalist Jigna Vora gets bail July 27, 2012

    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 on...
  • Dey murder case: Jigna Vora's bail hearing today July 23, 2012

    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 be...
  • J Dey murder: Jigna Vora's bail hearing adjourned July 20, 2012

    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 murder of...
  • J Dey case: Order on Jigna Vora's bail adjourned July 7, 2012

    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 shot...
  • Mumbai: Square to be named after J Dey June 12, 2012

    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 June 11, 2012

    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 amount to...
  • A year of J Dey's murder: twists and turns so far June 11, 2012

    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 June 11, 2012

    '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 May 16, 2012

    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 homecooked 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 April 19, 2012

    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 allegations...
  • Mumbai: FIR against ACP on rape charges April 17, 2012

    Mumbai: An FIR was on Tuesday registered against a senior police officer on charge of raping a middleaged 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 Mahabole...
  • Dey murder: Court opens statements of 2 witnesses April 17, 2012

    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' (where...
  • Dey's murder: how Rajan's words nailed Jigna Vora February 28, 2012

    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 February 21, 2012

    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 Mumbaibased journalist. Vora has...
  • Dey murder: Police to file supplementary chargesheet February 21, 2012

    Mumbai: The Crime Branch is likely to file a supplementary chargesheet detailing the role allegedly played by journalist Jigna Vora in the murder of Mumbaibased 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 February 21, 2012

    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 have...
  • J Dey murder: Judicial custody of accused extended January 30, 2012

    New Delhi: A Mumbai court on Monday extended the judicial custody of the accused in journalist Jyotirmoy Deys murder case till February 14. Journalist Jigna Vora was among those who appeared in the court on Monday. J Dey, a senior crime journalist with MiD Day, was shot dead on June 11...
  • J Dey case: Judicial custody of all accused ends January 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Journalist Jigna Vora and others accused in the J Dey murder case are likely to be produced in a Mumbai court as their judicial custody ends on Monday. The special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court on January 16 had extended the judicial custody of all...
  • J Dey murder case: Custody of accused ends today January 16, 2012

    Mumbai: The judicial custody of all the eleven accused in the Jyotirmoy Dey murder case is set to end on Monday. A special MCOCA court will decide on extending their custody. J Dey, a crime and ivestigation journalist with MiD Day, was shot dead outside his house at Powai in Mumbai...
  • J Dey murder: Police oppose bail plea of accused January 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Mumbai police's crime branch on Tuesday filed the reply opposing the bail applications of two accused in the journalist Jyotirmoy Dey murder case. "We filed the reply saying that we are opposing the bail," said special public prosecutor, Dileep Shah. The applications, filed by Anil Waghmode and Deepak Sisodia, would come...
  • J Dey case: Judicial custody of accused extended January 3, 2012

    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 MidDay senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. Dey was shot dead outside his house...
  • J Dey murder accused to be produced in court January 3, 2012

    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 MidDay senior journalist Jyotirmoy...
  • Dey case: custody of accused extended till Jan 3 December 21, 2011

    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 December 20, 2011

    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 conspiring,...
  • 'Jigna Vora bought shirts for don Abu Salem' December 14, 2011

    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 December 9, 2011

    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 did...