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  • 1993 Mumbai blasts accused seeks transfer of case to another court October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Feroze Abdul Rashid, an accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, on Thursday filed an application before the special TADA court here saying that he has no faith in the judge, and the trial should be transferred to another court. Special public prosecutor...
  • Rajiv Gandhi case: TADA court notice to CBI on death row convict's plea September 20, 2013

    Chennai: A special TADA court ordered issue of notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation on a petition by death row convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, AG Perarivalan, seeking a direction to the agency to investigate the 'left out area' of earlier probe. After more than 30-minute long in-camera...
  • Rajiv Gandhi's assassination convict files petition in TADA court September 13, 2013

    Chennai: AG Perarivalan - life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case – on Friday filed a petition in a TADA court in Chennai, seeking to call and peruse the entire case dairies pertaining to CBI (SIT) and its Multi-Disciplinary Monitoring Agency which probed the case. In his petition filed in...
  • 1993 Bombay serial blasts: Sanjay Dutt applies for parole for 10 days August 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who is currently at the Yerwada central prison in Pune, has applied for a parole for 10 days. The actor is serving out the remainder of his 5 year sentence in the 1993 Bombay blasts. The 53yearold Dutt was held guilty by the TADA court in 2007...
  • CBI allowed to drop charges carrying death, life imprisonment against Abu Salem in 1993 blasts August 14, 2013

    A special TADA court on Tuesday allowed the CBI to drop certain charges against extradited gangster Abu Salem in connection with the 1993 serial bomb blasts case. The CBI had earlier told the Supreme Court that it wanted to withdraw certain charges under TADA Act, Explosives Substances Act, Arms Act...
  • TADA court to resume trial against Salem in 1993 blasts case August 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Two days after Supreme Court ruled that extradition of Abu Salem to India is still valid, a special TADA court in Mumbai on Wednesday asked prosecution and defence advocates to proceed with the trial against the gangster in the 1993 serial blasts case. Special court judge GA Sanap on...
  • 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...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Zaibunisa may surrender in a TADA court today May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Seventyyearold Zaibunisa Kazi, who is a coaccused in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, will surrender in a TADA court in Mumbai on Friday. Her daughter, however, is likely to seek a day more for her mother to surrender citing health reasons. The Supreme Court had earlier granted four...
  • 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....
  • Mumbai jail receives letter about threat to Sanjay Dutt's life May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt on Wednesday told a court here that he will surrender before it on Thursday to undergo the prison term in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, even as a jail official said he would be provided adequate security in the wake of an anonymous letter alleging threat...
  • 1993 blasts: Sanjay Dutt to surrender at TADA court tomorrow May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt will surrender at TADA court in Mumbai on Thursday 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 Subhash Jadhav informed the court that he wants to withdraw the...
  • 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...
  • Bollywood stands up for actor Sanjay Dutt May 15, 2013

    Huge support for Sanjay Dutt from his friends in the film industry ahead of his surrender in 1993 Bombay blasts case. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt tells TADA court he faces threat to life May 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt on Tuesday told a special TADA court that he faced threat to his life from fundamentalist groups. Dutt, convicted in 1993 bomb blasts case, urged the court in Mumbai to allow him to surrender before Yerwada jail in Pune instead of giving himself up before...
  • Sanjay Dutt urges court to allow him to surrender before jail May 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, convicted in 1993 bomb blasts case, on Tuesday urged a designated TADA court in Mumbai to allow him to surrender before Yerwada jail in Pune instead of giving himself up before the special court. Judge GA Sanap, hearing the actor's application, asked CBI to...
  • SC to consider Sanjay Dutt's review plea on Friday May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday will take up Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt's plea seeking review of its March 21 judgement upholding his conviction under the Arms Act and sentencing him to five years in jail in 1993 Bombay serial blasts case. A bench of P Sathasivam and BS...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: 85yearold convict dies May 5, 2013

    Mumbai: An 85yearold man awarded life sentence in the 1993 serial bomb blasts in the metropolis on Sunday died at his residence here. Ishaq Hajwane was at present out on bail. The Supreme Court had upheld his conviction by TADA court in March 2013. He was one of the convicts who...
  • Priya Dutt: Been a lifetime of punishment and trial for Sanjay March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt's sister and Congress MP Priya Dutt Saturday thanked all those who had expressing their solidarity and support to her brother after the Supreme Court upheld his conviction under the Arms Act and sentenced him to a five year jail term. "I would like to thank...
  • Sanjay Dutt deserves freedom, says Tusshar Kapoor March 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Tusshar Kapoor, who worked with Sanjay Dutt in 'Shootout at Lokhandwala' is upset with the apex court verdict against the senior actor in the 1993 blasts case. On Thursday, SC ordered Dutt to serve threeandahalf years sentence as it reduced to five years the sixyear...
  • Second jail term will destroy Sanjay Dutt: Pritish Nandy March 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Pritish Nandy is extremely "sad" for his "friend" Sanjay Dutt, who has been sentenced to five years in prison in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case. He believes the second jail term can be detrimental for the actor. "Sad for Sanjay Dutt. He is paying for what was an act...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: Sanjay Dutt's Saga continues March 21, 2013

    The Supreme Court has upheld actor Sanjay Dutt's conviction in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case and his sentence was reduced from six to five years in jail. Sanjay Dutt, who has served 18 months in jail, will now have to spend another 3 years and 6 months in jail. ...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: SC to pronounce its verdict March 21, 2013

    Mumbai: It has been two decades since a series of 13 blasts shook the maximum city. Over 200 people were killed, more than 700 were injured and a was nation shocked as Mumbai witnessed terror like never before. The 1993 Bombay Blasts case investigation has spanned several months leading to...
  • Govt to withdraw additional charges against Salem February 22, 2012

    New Delhi: In a setback for India, the government has decided to withdraw the additional charges slapped by the TADA court against underworld don Abu Salem. Sources have told CNNIBN that the CBI after holding consultations with toplevel Home Ministry and MEA officials decided to withdraw the charges. The charges go against...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: SC stays case against Salem February 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court stayed the TADA proceedings in two cases against alleged gangster Abu Salem in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case in view of Portugal court's order terminating his extradition to India. The court has issued notices to the Central government and the Ministry of External Affairs and wants...
  • Court to hear Abu Salem's plea on end of trial January 18, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after Portugal's Supreme Court rejected India's case for Abu Salem's extradition, it now says that the CBI violated terms of the extradition by allowing the gangster to be tried under charges that can lead to a death penalty. While the CBI is looking at legal options...
  • SC allows Bhullar to amend his mercy plea September 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has allowed Devender Pal Bhullar, who has been given a death sentence, to amend his clemency petition. Bhullar was convicted in a Delhi car bomb blast case and sentenced to death. Bhullar's counsel has been allowed to plead that the death penalty should only be...
  • Bhullar mercy plea: SC issues notice to Centre July 11, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and the Delhi government in response to Devender Pal Bhullar's mercy plea, who has been convicted in a Delhi car bomb blast case and sentenced to death. The apex court also clarified that there will be an automatic stay...
  • 1993 blast convicts to spend 50 years in jail July 6, 2009

    Mumbai: Rejecting the plea of premature release by four 1993 bomb blast convicts, Maharashtra government has told them that they will have to be in jail for 50 years or till they attain the of age 65 years. The convicts Salim Mira Shaikh, Niyaz Shaikh, Shaikh Ali, and Moin Qureshi...