Jyotirmoy Dey

  • Atul Kulkarni's role in 'Zanjeer' remake inspired by J Dey July 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Atul Kulkarni's role in the remake version of 'Zanjeer' is said to be inspired by Mid-Day journalist J Dey. Jyotirmoy Dey, popularly known among friends and acquaintance as J Dey, was a senior investigative journalist, who was shot dead in June 2011. Jigna Vora, working as a reporter...
  • 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 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...
  • 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 Mid-Day 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 Mid-Day senior journalist Jyotirmoy...
  • 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,...
  • J Dey case: Vora's custody extended till Dec 9 December 5, 2011

    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 after...
  • J Dey might have met Dawood's aide: Police October 16, 2011

    Mumbai: City police probing the killing of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey on Sunday said that the reporter might have had met underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's key aide Iqbal Mirchi in April in London. After the reporter's murder, police initially had parried questions whether Dey had met Iqbal Memon alias Iqbal Mirchi...
  • Chhota Rajan to be charged in J Dey murder case October 11, 2011

    Mumbai: Accusing Chhota Rajan in the murder case of journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, DCP Nisar Tamboli told IBN Lokmat that the underworld don feared that Dey's reporting may hurt his supremacy in Mumbai. "An underworld gang feared J Dey's reporting could jeopardize their supremacy in the city," said Nisar Tamboli, DCP, Mumbai...
  • Chhota Rajan aide held in J Dey murder case September 5, 2011

    Mumbai: A close associate of the fugitive underworld don Chhota Rajan on Monday was arrested for his alleged involvement in the killing of senior crime reporter Jyotirmoy Dey taking the total number of arrests made in the case so far to 10, police said. Paulson Joseph was today apprehended from Chembur...
  • J Dey: Maha govt opposes PILs for CBI probe July 12, 2011

    Mumbai: Arguing that the city police has done substantial investigation in the murder case of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, Maharashtra government on Tuesday opposed petitions filed in the Bombay High Court seeking transfer of probe to CBI. "The Crime Branch of city police has probed the...
  • Eighth arrest in journalist J Dey murder case July 3, 2011

    Mumbai Crime Branch on Sunday made one more arrest in the Jyotirmoy Dey murder, taking the count to eight arrested in the case. Vinod Asrani alias Vinod Chembur was arrested and questioned by the Crime Branch, who are probing whether he financed the killing of the Mid Day journalist. Vinod Chembur,...
  • J Dey case: Mumbai Police to seek US firm's help July 1, 2011

    Mumbai: After arresting seven suspects in connection with the murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, Mumbai Police is consulting a US firm to enhance quality of the CCTV footage that show assailants trailing the scribe on the fateful day. The footage obtained from a CCTV installed at D-Mart, a shopping centre...
  • Journalist J Dey's killers caught on camera June 30, 2011

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed CCTV footage that shows the alleged four of the seven accused involved in the daylight murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. The video shows four of them closely trailing J Dey on a bike before gunning him down. But this footage might not have much evidentiary...
  • Exclusive: J Dey shooters caught on CCTV camera June 28, 2011

    Mumbai: CNN-IBN on Tuesday got access to CCTV footage which helped the police solve the murder of Mid day crime reporter Jyotirmay Dey. The visuals show Dey on the first motorcycle. After a while another bike with people is caught on the camera. A little later yet another bike follows him....
  • Dey's foreign trips hold key to murder motive? June 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Mumbai police has said that it has a watertight case against J Dey's 7 killers, hired by don Chhota Rajan. The police are hinting that the motive may be connected to the crime reporter's trips abroad. Mumbai's Joint Commissioner, Crime, Himanshu Roy confirmed that it is a contract...
  • Police crack Dey murder case; motive unknown June 27, 2011

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Monday claimed to have cracked Mid-Day journalist Jyotirmoy Dey's murder. They have arrested seven people who allegedly carried out the attack. Gangster Chota Rajan, the police claim, ordered the killing. But, the Mumbai Police didn't reveal the motive for the hit. "We can't get J Dey...
  • Chotta Rajan's men confess killing J Dey: police June 27, 2011

    Joint police commissioner of crime Mumbai Himanshu Roy said the men arrested have a fair idea of the motive for Jyotirmoy Dey's murder. ...
  • Chilling details of how J Dey was murdered June 27, 2011

    New Delhi: As Mumbai police rounded up seven suspects allegedly belonging to the Chhota Rajan gang who shot dead veteran crime journalist Jyotirmoy Dey on June 11, the details of how they plotted and carried out the operation was released to the media on Monday. Mumbai crime branch arrested the seven...
  • Chhota Rajan ordered J Dey killing: police June 27, 2011

    Mumbai: The Mumbai police on Monday claimed that veteran crime journalist Jyotirmoy Dey's murder case has been cracked by the Mumbai crime branch and the seven suspects have been sent to police custody till July 4. Three shooters have been arrested from Rameshwaram, three from Mumbai and one from Solapur. All...
  • J Dey case cracked, 7 sent to police custody June 27, 2011

    Mumbai: Veteran crime journalist Jyotirmoy Dey's murder case has been cracked, claimed the Mumbai crime branch and the seven suspects have been sent to police custody till July 4. Mumbai crime branch sources said that seven suspects, who have been rounded up from various parts of Karnataka and Maharashtra, will be...
  • J Dey: HC asks police for another status report June 21, 2011

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has asked the Mumbai police to submit another status report in the murder case of Mid Day crime journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, on July 6. Acting tough on the case, the High Court has directed that the police will be taken to task if they do not...
  • J Dey murder: A week on, Mumbai police clueless June 20, 2011

    Mumbai: The police has still been trying to piece together the sequence of events even after a week since the murder of veteran crime reporter Jyotirmoy Dey in broad daylight in Mumbai. With the media spotlight remaining on the case, Mumbai police are now taking a fresh look at the facts,...
  • J Dey murder: Senior police officer questioned June 19, 2011

    Mumbai: The city police, probing the killing of veteran crime reporter Jyotirmoy Dey, has questioned a senior police officer in connection with the case. "Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Anil Mahabole was questioned for several hours yesterday. His statement was recorded and he was allowed to go. During the interrogation Mahabole...
  • Anna expresses concern for journalists to PM June 18, 2011

    New Delhi: In the wake of recent murder of Mumbai Mid-Day journalist Jyotirmoy Dey, social activist Anna Hazare has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh expressing his concern towards the issue. Anna demands stringent laws to curb such threats from the society. Here's a copy of Anna Hazare's letter to the...
  • HC admits PIL seeking CBI probe in Dey murder June 16, 2011

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court will hear on Thursday a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking a CBI probe into the murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. The PIL was filed by a local lawyer VP Patil and also seeks protection for all journalists. The court has clubbed together PILs filed by...
  • 4 detained in connection with J Dey murder June 15, 2011

    Mumbai: Four people reportedly belonging to underworld don Chhota Shakeel's gang have been detained in connection with the murder of Mumbai Mid-Day journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. All those detained are also connected with the oil and sandalwood smuggling mafia. While two of those arrested are from Mumbra, a small town near Mumbai,...
  • Amul pays utterly butterly tribute to J Dey June 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Amul butter paid a touching tribute to slain journalist Jyotirmoy Dey on Wednesday with an ad that said "Karo sahi, daro nahin" (do not be afraid to do the right thing). The photo of the 'utterly butterly' Amul ad, put up by the Mid-Day tabloid on their Twitter page,...