Mumbai Court

  • Witness turns hostile in Salman Khan's hit-and-run case June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: A witness in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Salman Khan today retracted his police statement in a court, saying he had not said that the actor had got down from the driver's seat of his vehicle and ran away after the accident occurred in suburban Bandra. "My statement recorded by...
  • Mumbai court summons Amit Shah in Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case May 10, 2014

    Mumbai: A special CBI court issued summons to Amit Shah, the close aide of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, and other accused in the Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case. On the first day of hearing, special judge JT Utpat issued summons to the accused, seeking their presence on May 23....
  • Mumbai photojournalist gangrape: Final arguments to begin on Thursday April 2, 2014

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court adjourned till Thursday the hearing in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case. The final arguments on the addition of Section 376 E will begin on Thursday. Four men were convicted by the court last week and three of them were also found guilty of gangraping an 18-year-old...
  • Mumbai photojournalist gangrape: Sentence to be announced on Wednesday March 25, 2014

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court adjourned the hearing on the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case till Wednesday. The court will decide quantum of sentencing in the gangrape case. Four men were convicted by the court last week and three of them have also been found guilty of gangraping an 18-year-old telephone...
  • Shakti Mills gangrape case: RR Patil's visit to court causes a stir March 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil's visit to the court hearing the Shakti Mills gangrape case has led to a controversy. The defence on Monday moved an application pleading the court to include his visit in the court record. The prosecution, however, stated that the court is open to everyone and that...
  • Mumbai: Man gets life term for raping Spanish woman in Bandra flat December 27, 2013

    Mumbai: The man who had raped a 26-year-old Spanish woman in Mumbai was convicted by a local court on Friday and awarded life imprisonment. The foreign national was raped at her Bandra home in the Maharashtra capital at knife point in November 2012 by the convict Mohammed Badsha Ansari. He has...
  • Mumbai court to hear Salman Khan's hit-and-run case today October 15, 2013

    Bollwood actor Salman Khan's 2002 hit-and-run case will come up for hearing in a Mumbai court on Tuesday. The court will hear the actor's lawyer and the prosecution on whether the trial should begin afresh or evidence prodced earlier by the magistrate should be considered. The court will also announce...
  • Rape survivor Spanish musician to depose before Mumbai court through video conferencing October 10, 2013

    Mumbai: A year after she was allegedly raped in the city, a 27-year-old Spanish musician is likely to depose before a local court on Thursday through video-conference, prosecution sources said. The police have arrested Mohammed Badshah alias Mohammed Ismail Ansari in the case. The survivor had earlier refused to depose, but...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Court to hear arguments on framing of charges today September 23, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai fast-track court on Monday will hear arguments on the framing of charges against the five accused in the Shakti Mills gangrape case. A 22-year-old photojounalist was accompanied by a male colleague who was gagged and bound while she was raped. The Mumbai Police had submitted a 600-page...
  • Malegaon blast: Court to decide on discharge plea filed by 9 accused today September 7, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai sessions court is likely to decide on Saturday on the discharge plea filed by the nine accused in Malegaon blasts case. The National Investigation Agency in its 7-page reply did not oppose the discharge plea, instead it asked the court to pass appropriate orders. The NIA has...
  • Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Next hearing on September 5 August 19, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Monday fixed September 5 as the next date of hearing in actor Salman Khan 2002 hit-and-run case. The actor was not present in the court as he was exempted from personal appearance in the last hearing. The charges in the case had been fixed last month...
  • Lakhan fake encounter: Court to decide quantum of punishment for policemen July 12, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court will on Friday decide the quantum of punishment for the convicted police officers in the Lakhan Bhaiya fake encounter case. Thirteen police officers were convicted in the case relating to the murder of Chhota Rajan's associate Ramnarain Gupta alias Lakhan Bhaiya. Mumbai policeman Pradeep Sharma was...
  • Lakhan Bhaiya case: Court to decide quantum of punishment for policemen July 8, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court will on Monday decide the quantum of punishment for the convicted police officers in the Lakhan Bhaiya fake encounter case. Thirteen police officers were convicted in the caser relating to the murder of Chhota Rajan's associate Ramnarain Gupta alias Lakhan Bhaiya. Mumbai policeman Pradeep Sharma was...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Gulab Chand Kataria gets anticipatory bail July 5, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Friday granted the anticipatory bail to leader of Opposition in Rajasthan Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. Three others have also been granted the anticipatory bail. Kataria is accused of eliminating Sohrabuddin at the behest of the marble lobby in Rajasthan. Kataria is the...
  • Mumbai policeman acquitted in Lakhan Bhaiya fake encounter case July 5, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Friday acquitted police officer Pradeep Sharma of all charges in a fake encounter case. Twelve other police officers have been convicted in the case relating to the murder of Chhota Rajan's associate Ramnarain Gupta alias Lakhan Bhaiya. Lakhan's brother said the main evidence against Pradeep...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Mumbai court to hear Gulab Chand Kataria's bail plea July 5, 2013

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court will on Friday hear the bail plea of former Rajasthan minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. He had applied for anticipatory bail after he was named by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the supplementary chargesheet. Kataria...
  • Non-bailable 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 non-bailable 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...
  • Kandahar hijack case: Court acquits 19 accused October 19, 2012

    Mumbai: A local court on Friday acquitted 19 persons, accused to have helped get fake passports for the hijackers of the Indian Airlines flight IC-814 in December 1999. In December 1999, Mumbai police's crime branch arrested Abdul Latif, an alleged terrorist, from suburban Jogeshwari and claimed to have recovered an...
  • Jundal came to know about 26/11 plot in Pakistan July 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Arrested LeT operative Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal has told interrogators that he had been briefed about the 26/11 terror strike four months in advance by the bosses of terror outfits in Pakistan where he went into hiding in 2006 and undergone terror training. As Jundal had completed first...
  • 26/11: Mumbai crime branch gets Jundal custody July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Mumbai crime branch on Saturday was given custody of Key accused and handler of the 26/11 attacks case Abu Jundal till July 31. Meanwhile, Delhi Police has registered another case against Jundal on the basis of disclosures made by him. Jundal was on Saturday produced in a Mumbai court....
  • 26/11: Abu Jundal produced in Mumbai court July 21, 2012

    Mumbai: Key accused in and handler of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case Abu Jundal was on Saturday produced in a Mumbai court. Jundal's custody was handed over to Maharashtra's Anti-Terrorism Squad on Friday. Giving priority to four cases in Mumbai, a Delhi court on Friday directed the Maharashtra Police to produce...
  • Man gets life sentence for raping daughter March 29, 2012

    Mumbai: The Mumbai sessions court on Wednesday sentenced a 44-year-old man to life imprisonment for raping his own daughter. According to prosecution, Shahbuddin Khan, the accused, repeatedly raped his daughter at their Govandi house for over two years. When the daughter became pregnant, he forced her to undergo abortion. An NGO...
  • Court orders probe over non-payment to Lee February 14, 2012

    Mumbai: A local court on Tuesday directed the police to investigate the complaint of non-payment of Rs 10 lakh to Australian pacer Brett Lee for a concert held in the city last year. "Perused complaint... Before taking cognizance it is necessary to investigate... PSO, MRA Marg Police Station is directed to...
  • 26/11: survivors await Kasab's execution November 26, 2011

    Mumbai: Three years after Ajmal Amir Kasab and his accomplices struck the country's financial capital, the survivors of 26/11 terror attacks are still waiting for the day when the convicted Pakistani gunman will be hanged. "Why is Kasab not hanged yet? What are we waiting for, another 26/11 type horrific...
  • Malegaon: NIA doesn't oppose bail of 9 accused November 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday did not oppose bail petitions of nine accused who were arrested in the 2006 Malegaon blast case. Nine accused had applied for the bail in October. NIA has told Mumbai court that it would not oppose the bail applications of the accused. The...
  • 26/11 attacks: SC to hear Kasab's plea on Monday October 9, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the plea of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab challenging his conviction and death sentence in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case. Kasab, the sole convict in the case, has filed the petition through jail authorities in the apex court which has appointed senior...
  • FM channels ecstatic after Mumbai court verdict July 27, 2011

    Mumbai: Private radio channels have got a respite after the Bombay High Court ruled that they don't have to pay separate royalty to composers and lyricists for broadcasting their songs, but the musicians are unhappy. The high court ruled that the Indian Performing Right Society Limited (IPRS) that safeguards the copyright...
  • I didn't kill Karkare and Kamte, claims Kasab December 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Lone surviving terrorist from the Mumbai terror attack Ajmal Kasab on Monday denied killing police officers Hemant Karkare, Ashok Kamte and Vijay Salaskar on the night of November 26, 2008. “I was not present at CST or Cama hospital,” Kasab said in court and added that he was...
  • Hang me, punish me: Kasab pleads to court July 22, 2009

    Mumbai: Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, the only gunman on trial for the terrorist attacks on Mumbai, on Wednesday told a court he must be punished and pleaded that he be hanged for his crimes. “I did not confess under pressure--I should be hanged if the court decides so,” said...
  • Kasab gives more details of 26/11 attack in court July 22, 2009

    The lone captured Mumbai attack terrorist Ajmal Kasab continued to give a Mumbai court details of the deadly terror attacks on Tuesday. If the court accepts his confession the closely-watched trial could be wound up soon. Here's a minute-by-minute account of all that happened on Tuesday. ...