Ujjwal Nikam

  • Senior lawyer Ujjwal Nikam criticises Mulayam for rape remark 12-04-2014 04:02 PM

    Public prosecutor in the Shakti Mills gangrape case today criticised SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav for his rape remark saying that such statements would provoke criminals to commit serious crimes. "It is most unfortunate that Mulayam, being a politician of a tall stature, makes such a baseless and unwarranted statement...
  • Senior lawyer Ujjwal Nikam criticises Mulayam for rape remark 12-04-2014 04:02 PM

    Public prosecutor in the Shakti Mills gangrape case today criticised SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav for his rape remark saying that such statements would provoke criminals to commit serious crimes. "It is most unfortunate that Mulayam, being a politician of a tall stature, makes such a baseless and unwarranted statement...
  • Judgement in Shakti Mills case historic, sends strong message: Ujjwal Nikam 04-04-2014 08:39 PM

    Prosecution Lawyer in the Shakti Mills gangrape, Ujjwal Nikam, has called the judgement in the case historic. He also said that a strong message has been sent to all after the verdict. A Mumbai Sessions Court on Friday handed death penalty to the three repeat offenders in the Shakti Mills...
  • Mumbai's shakti mills gangrape: All 3 guilty under new law 03-04-2014 11:31 PM

    In a landmark verdict three accused in the Shakti Mills gang rape cases have been convicted under Section 376 E facing a maximum punishment of death penalty. Under this section, if a person previously convicted of gangrape commits the offence again, he can be sentenced to life imprisonment or death....
  • Photojournalist gangrape: Court adds repeat offender charge against 3 24-03-2014 01:56 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court hearing the photojournalist gangrape case on Monday agreed to add Section 376 E of the Indian Penal Code against the three repeat offenders in the case. The prosecutor in the case, Ujjwal Nikam, had moved a plea to apply the section against the three convicts. The...
  • Nikam says journalist's rapists repeat offenders, seeks tough sentence 21-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Four convicts in the Shakti Mills telecom operator gangrape case were on Friday sentenced to life imprisonment by a Mumbai court. The court, meanwhile, adjourned the hearing on the quantum of punishment to the convicts in the photojournalist gangrape case till March 24. ...
  • Mumbai rape survivor says she wants to get even with the accused 31-10-2013 08:47 AM

    Mumbai: The 18-year-old telephone operator who was allegedly gangraped in the Shakti Mills compound here on July 31 on Wednesday deposed before a trial court and expressed her desire to get even with the accused who had beaten her up during the sexual assault. "During her deposition today, the survivor...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Accused admits he harassed ragpickers in the area too 27-08-2013 08:45 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Monday confirmed that none of the five accused arrested for raping photojournalist are minors. It has assured that it will seek maximum punishment for all the accused. All five accused were unemployed and lived in the same area. Meanwhile, one of the accused has confessed...
  • Aadesh: A film on the lawyer who secured Kasab's death penalty 12-05-2013 12:37 PM

    Panaji: Director Svaddan Angrre is bringing to the silver screen the story of Ujjwal Nikam, the tenacious, poetry-quoting lawyer who secured the death penalty for Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab for the 26/11 Mumbai attack. He says the Marathi biopic will reveal some unknown facts about the legal eagle. Nikam, from...
  • Cannot compare Dutt and Zaibunisa's cases: Nikam 17-04-2013 05:45 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave actor Sanjay Dutt four more weeks to surrender in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. Public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam said Dutt and Zaibunisa's case cannot be compares as the actor had not challenged the court verdict or asked for a review. ...
  • You can't wash off sins with bogus Gandhigiri: Nikam on Sanjay Dutt 13-04-2013 07:52 PM

    Thane: Noted prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam, who worked as a special public prosecutor in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, on Saturday turned philosophical to take a dig at Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt whose conviction was recently upheld by the Supreme Court. "Neta ho ya Abhineta....Bogus Gandhigiri se parmatma ke ghar me...
  • Headley would've got death had he been tried in India: Ujjwal Nikam 25-01-2013 09:08 AM

    26/11 senior public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam has expressed his dissatisfaction at the 35-year prison sentence handed over to David Headley. ...
  • Kasab's hanging sends strong message: Nikam 21-11-2012 05:01 PM

    The man who spearheaded the trial against Ajmal Kasab all these years, Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam spoke to CNN-IBN and spoke about Kasab's trial and execution. "Kasab was given a fair trial. The country has emerged victorious.. By hanging him we have paid homage to all those policemen and...
  • It's a victory for the country: Ujjwal Nikam 21-11-2012 09:51 AM

    Mumbai: Homage has been paid to all those who lost their lives in the 26/11 attack by the hanging of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab, special public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam, who appeared for police in the case, on Wednesday said. "It is victory for the country. By hanging Kasab, We have...
  • Rana verdict will not effect Kasab case: Nikam 10-06-2011 02:45 PM

    Mumbai: The verdict of a US court holding Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana not guilty for the Mumbai terror attacks would not effect the legal proceedings against terrorist Ajmal Kasab and also the charge against LeT that they had masterminded the strikes, special public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam said on Friday. "However, it...
  • Headley's version ignored by court: Ujjwal Nikam 10-06-2011 10:41 AM

    Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam, reacting on Rana's verdict, questioned as to why Headley's version was not accepted. ...
  • Kasab showed no remorse: Nikam 21-02-2011 02:28 PM

    Mumbai: "Badle tumne rang bahut, bahut badle nakab; Fansi tak hamne tumhe la hi diya Kasab. (You changed colours, you changed masks; but in the end I brought you to the gallows)." This is how public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam responded to the confirmation of death sentence to Pakistani terrorist Ajmal...
  • Bombay HC to announce Kasab verdict on Feb 21 07-02-2011 11:41 AM

    New Delhi: The final verdict in the trial of 26/11 prime accused Ajmal Kasab trial will be pronounced on February 21. Bombay High Court will pronounce judgement on confirmation of death penalty awarded to Kasab in 26/11 terror attack case and also on his appeal against conviction. The judge noted...
  • HC reserves order on Kasab's appeal till Feb 7 17-01-2011 03:21 PM

    Mumbai: After hearing arguments for three months, the Bombay High Court on Monday reserved till February 7 its order on the appeal filed by Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab against the death sentence awarded to him for his role in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. Justice Ranjana Desai and Justice RV...
  • We have enough evidence against Kasab: Nikam 30-11-2010 10:01 AM

    India's Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam who is arguing the 26/11 case was in New York, to speak at a UN seminar on terrorism. ...
  • Kasab to attend hearings via video conference 20-09-2010 06:35 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday decided to hear on a daily basis from October 18 the confirmation of death sentence awarded to Ajmal Kasab for his role in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks and allowed state's plea to produce Pakistani gunman through video conference in view of threat perception...
  • INDIA AT 9: Kasab's lawyer checks client's trust 24-07-2009 03:27 AM

    Kazmi had voiced aloud in court, he suspected his client did not him. ...
  • Kasab gives more details of 26/11 attack in court 22-07-2009 03:09 AM

    Here's a minute-by-minute account of all that happened on Tuesday. ...