Abu Salem

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  • Abu Salem jailed for 7 years in fake passport case 28-11-2013 11:44 AM

    Hyderabad: Underworld don Abu Salem has been sentenced to seven years in jail in the 2001 fake passport case by a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Hyderabad. The court, which had convicted the extradited gangster in the case on November 18, pronounced the sentence on Thursday. Judge...
  • Abu Salem held guilty in the 2001 fake passport case 18-11-2013 05:48 PM

    Mumbai: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday pronounced gangster Abu Salem guilty in the 2001 fake passport case. The quantum of the punishment will be decided on November 28. Trial against Salem for obtaining a passport under a fictitious name in 2001 from Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh...
  • CBI allowed to drop charges carrying death, life imprisonment against Abu Salem in 1993 blasts 14-08-2013 08:47 AM

    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...
  • 1993 Bombay blast: CBI allowed to drop certain charges against Salem 13-08-2013 10:09 PM

    Mumbai: 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...
  • TADA court to resume trial against Salem in 1993 blasts case 08-08-2013 03:55 AM

    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...
  • Abu Salem's extradition is valid, rules SC 05-08-2013 10:46 AM

    New Delhi: Underworld don Abu Salem will continue to face trial in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, the Supreme Court ruled on Monday while hearing his plea to quash his extradition from Portugal. While ruling that Abu Salem's extradition is valid, the court vacated stay on various trails against him....
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: SC to deliver verdict on Abu Salem's plea 05-08-2013 09:30 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is set to deliver its verdict on gangster Abu Salem's plea on Monday for quashing trials against him. Salem had filed the application after the Portugal's Supreme Court terminated his extradition on the grounds that India had violated deportation rules. Salem was deported in 2005...
  • SC to deliver verdict on Abu Salem's plea for quashing of trials against him 04-08-2013 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday pronounce its verdict on gangster Abu Salem's plea for quashing trials against him in various cases after Portugal's apex court terminated his extradition to India for "violation" of deportation rules by authorities in New Delhi. A bench headed by Chief Justice P...
  • Devendra, who attacked Abu Salem, says he spoke to Chhota Shakeel 04-07-2013 01:11 PM

    Mumbai: Devendra Baburao Jagtap, accused of firing at Abu Salem last week, told investigators on Thursday that he spoke to underworld don Dawood Ibrahim aide Chhota Shakeel twice from the Taloja Central Jail, Mumbai. Jagtap claimed that a mobile phone was facilitated into the jail by Manoj Lahmane, who is...
  • Abu Salem attack: Police arrest man who provided weapon to attacker 03-07-2013 11:51 AM

    Mumbai: There seems to be a breakthrough the in investigation in the Abu Salem attack case as the Mumbai Police has detained the man who allegedly provided the weapon to Abu Salem's attacker in Taloba jail. The Mumbai Crime Branch arrested Manoj Lahmane, the man who allegedly smuggled the country-made...
  • Abu Salem attack: Police to quiz wife of the accused 29-06-2013 09:29 PM

    Mumbai: The Navi Mumbai police on Saturday got permission from a sessions court to arrest Devendra Jagtap, alias JD, who allegedly fired two rounds with a country-made revolver at extradited gangster Abu Salem at the high-security Taloja jail on Thursday. "We had to take the permission of the court to...
  • 4 policemen suspended after attack on Salem in Mumbai jail 28-06-2013 02:23 PM

    Mumbai: Four policemen were suspended on Friday after an attack on gangster Abu Salem inside Taloja Central Jail in Mumbai. Salem, who was attacked second time in a prison in the last three years, was shot at by 32-year-old inmate Devendra Jagtap twice, but got away with a minor injury...
  • Abu Salem treated for bullet injury, back in cell 28-06-2013 12:13 PM

    Mumbai: Gangster Abu Salem, who was shot at inside the Taloja Central Jail (TCJ) on Thursday, returned to his cell Friday morning after being treated for a bullet injury, a police official said. To a query whether he would be shifted elsewhere from Taloja jail, the official declined to comment...
  • Abu Salem attack: Probe on to find how a pistol was smuggled inside jail 28-06-2013 10:44 AM

    1993 Bombay blasts case accused Abu Salem was shot on Thursday night twice. Questions are being raised about whether the attack was ordered by the notorious D-Company. ...
  • Is the D-Company behind the attack on Abu Salem? 28-06-2013 07:57 AM

    Mumbai: The 1993 Bombay blasts accused and gangster Abu Salem was treated in JJ Hospital after he was attacked in Taloja Central Jail in Mumbai on Thursday night. There are questions about whether the attack was possibly ordered by the notorious D-Company after an unconfirmed media report said that underworld...
  • Mumbai: Gangster Abu Salem attacked inside Taloja prison 27-06-2013 10:28 PM

    Mumbai: Gangster Abu Salem, an accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was on Thursday attacked inside Taloja Central Jail in Mumbai. According to police sources, Salem was attacked by a person, presumably an inmate, identified as Jagtap. The jail officials did not disclose the nature of injuries sustained by...
  • CBI may seek dropping of additional charges against Abu Salem 02-12-2012 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: The CBI is likely to seek from the Supreme Court withdrawal of charges of organised crime against 1993 Mumbai blast accused Abu Salem after receiving legal opinion on the issue. Sources in the CBI said the agency may move the Supreme Court this week seeking withdrawal of additional...
  • Released '93 blasts convict wanted again 16-12-2011 01:35 PM

    Mumbai: Released in 2007, Ehtesham Shaikh escaped from a Thane session court after an arrest order in an attempt to murder case was passed. Ten years of imprisonment has not been able to reverse the criminal tendencies of 1993 bomb blasts convict Mohmmad Ehtesham Shaikh. After being released in 2007...
  • 'Jigna Vora bought shirts for don Abu Salem' 14-12-2011 12:57 PM

    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,...
  • Court rejects Salem's plea, trial to continue 08-11-2011 04:24 PM

    Mumbai: A TADA court has rejected underworld don Abu Salem's application to stop the trial against him in view of the termination of extradition order passed by Portugal's Lisbon High Court in September. While rejecting Salem's application the court said that there was no degree of finality in the termination...
  • Mumbai: Abu Salem's plea to be heard today 08-11-2011 06:56 AM

    New Delhi: A special Mumbai court is likely to give its order on underworld don Abu Salem's application to halt the trials against him in India on Tuesday. This comes after the Lisbon High Court had cancelled Salem's extradition plea in September for having breached extradition terms. The Central Bureau...
  • Salem's extradition: India moves Portugal's SC 04-10-2011 01:27 PM

    New Delhi: India has approached Portugal's Supreme Court challenging its High Court order which had terminated the extradition of underworld don Abu Salem for breach of agreement by India by slapping charges which attract death penalty. India, in its appeal before the Portuguese Supreme Court, has said the interpretation of...
  • India appeals against Portugal verdict on Salem 30-09-2011 05:22 PM

    New Delhi: India has appealed against the Portugal court verdict on gangster Abu Salem. The Portugal court had struck down the extradition of Salem to India. Portugal revoked Abu Salem's extradition on grounds that the Indian Government had violated the extradition treaty. Salem is being tried in eight criminal cases...
  • Portuguese court cancels extradition of Abu Salem 27-09-2011 08:58 PM

    New Delhi: In an embarrassment to the government, the Portugese High Court ordered termination of extradition of underworld don Abu Salem for breach of agreement by India for slapping offences which attract death penalty. A Lisbon High Court allowed the plea of extradited gangster, being tried in eight criminal cases...
  • Abu Salem to be examined in fake passport case 28-02-2011 11:39 PM

    Hyderabad: On completion of examination of witnesses in the fake passport case involving extradited gangster Abu Salem, a special court for CBI cases here on Monday set March 7, 2011 as the date for examination of the underworld don. The defence on Monday, cross-examined CBI's Investigating Officer Satish Prabhu. Abu...
  • No intention to contest polls: Abu Salem 14-02-2011 02:31 PM

    Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh: Jailed underworld don Abu Salem on Monday said that he has no intention of entering politics or contesting elections. "I have no such intention," Salem said when asked about his possibility of making foray into politics. He was brought here on Sunday from Mumbai to enable him...
  • Abu Salem can face death penalty: SC 10-09-2010 07:02 PM

    New Delhi: In a setback for extradited gangster Abu Salem, the Supreme Court on Friday directed the trial court to proceed against him expeditiously. Salem, who is currently lodged in Arthur jail in Mumbai, has been convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts. The apex court said the underworld don can...