Keenan Santos

  • Charges framed in KeenanReuben case, trial from Nov 6 October 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Charges were framed against the accused in the KeenanReuben murder case on Tuesday. According to reports, the trial will start from November 6. 28yearold Reuben Fernandez and 25yearold Keenan Santos were killed by a group of four in October last year after they objected to misbehaviour with their women...
  • KeenanReuben case: Charges likely to be framed October 22, 2012

    Mumbai: Charges likely be framed on Monday against the accused in the Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandez murder case. The suspects have been accused of murder, molestation and eve teasing. Santos and Fernandes were killed in October, 2011 when they tried to save their female friends from being eve teased. On...
  • KeenanReuben case: Justice eludes Mumbai bravehearts October 19, 2012

    Mumbai: The families of Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandes the two bravehearts who died fighting eve teasers in Mumbai in October 2011, are still awaiting justice. After the massive public outrage over their killing, the Chief Minister himself had promised a fast track court for the case. However, exactly...
  • KeenanReuben case: Will justice be delivered? July 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Amidst the national outrage over the Guwahati mob molestation incident, BJP Mahila Morcha National President Smriti Irani had said India was a nation of headline chasers. "The outrage lasts only till the headlines last," she had said. Her outburst finds resonance with Valerian Santos, the father of Keenan who was...
  • KeenanReuben case: Court to frame charges today June 21, 2012

    Mumbai: Charges will be framed in the KeenanReuben murder case in the Bombay High Court on Friday. The two youngsters were stabbed to death by a mob in October in 2011 for fighting against sexual harassment. Four people were arrested for murder and sexual harassment and several others were booked for...
  • KeenenReuben case: Charges to be framed today May 18, 2012

    New Delhi: A Mumbai fasttrack court is all set to frame charges on Friday in the horrific KeenanReuben case of October 2011. The two youngsters, Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandez, were stabbed to death by a mob for taking on a man who harassed their female friends. The duo was attacked...
  • KeenanReuben case: Charges to be framed April 27, 2012

    Mumbai: Charges will be framed in the KeenanReuben murder case on Friday. The two youngsters were stabbed to death by a mob in October in 2011 for taking on eveteasers. Four people were arrested for murder and eve teasing and several others were booked for rioting in the case. On October...
  • Eyewitness identifies killers of KeenanReuben November 16, 2011

    New Delhi: The identification parade of accused in the KeenanReuben murder case is over and witnesses have identified the alleged killers, sources said. On October 20, Reuben Fernandez (28) and Keenan Santos (25) were attacked with choppers by a group of four, after the duo objected to their alleged acts of...
  • Mumbai police forms squad on sexual harassment November 9, 2011

    Mumbai: The murders of Mumbai bravehearts Keenan and Reuben, who died defending their friends against sexual harassment, have served as a wakeup call for the police. They have now formed a special squad to tackle sexual harassment in the city. The squad will consist of five young police personnel. Three...
  • KeenanReuben case: accused face more charges November 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Additional charges have been slapped to the killers of bravehearts Keenan Santos and Ruben Fernandes. Jitendra Rana and his accomplices have been charged with outraging a woman's modesty and criminal intimidation apart from murder. This has been done after the remaining two witnesses including Priyanka Fernandes' statements were recorded. The...
  • Sexual harassment: Rally for bravehearts in Mumbai November 6, 2011

    Friends and family of Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandes took out a protest march from Andheri station. ...
  • Eve teasing: Justice for Keenan and Reuben November 5, 2011

    Two young men, Reuben Fernandez and Keenan Santos, lost their lives fighting off men sexual harassing their friends. ...
  • KeenanReuben killers should get death: Chavan November 5, 2011

    Mumbai: Two young Mumbaikars Reuben Fernandez and Keenan Santos lost their lives fighting off men sexual harassing their friends. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has now said the state will demand death penalty for the accused. "The incident is absolutely reprehensible. I have sympathies with the families. We have...
  • Mumbai murders case to be fast tracked: Patil November 4, 2011

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Friday took special note of the killing of Mumbai bravehearts Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandes and promised a fast track trial. Prompted by the outrage sparked by the brutal killing of Keenan and Reuben, state Home Minister R R Patil assured that the case would be...
  • Mumbai murders: accused in custody till Nov 18 November 4, 2011

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court sent the four youth held for the murder of Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandez to judicial custody till November 18. The four had been in police custody till now. Meanwhile, the families and friends of bravehearts Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandez are keeping up their fight for...
  • Friends ready to fight for Mumbai bravehearts November 4, 2011

    Mumbai: While recounting the horrors of the day, the brothers of the victims who died in the Mumbai sexual harassment incident, said nobody came to the rescue when drunkards were beating Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandez. "It was a very busy street and there was a restaurant opposite so a crowd...
  • Mumbai bravehearts killing: Accused in custody November 3, 2011

    Mumbai: The accused in the killing of two Mumbai young bravehearts, Keenan Santos and Reuben Fernandes, who died fighting some people who misbehaved with their friends, were produced in the court on Thursday. The police custody of four accused were extended on Thursday for a day. At 11 pm on the night...
  • Mumbai: Man who lost braveheart son stands unmoved November 3, 2011

    Mumai: Father of Keenan Santos, who died after stabbed for taking on some people who misbehaved with their friends in Mumbai, on Thursday praised his son's bravado, saying he wants his other sons to also fight crime against women. "I lost my son and I wish, I say, I have another...
  • Government needs to wake up: Valerian Santos November 2, 2011

    Valerian Santos, father of Mumbai braveheart Keenan Santos, feels the government must wake up and protect people. ...
  • Mumbai blamed for the killing of bravehearts November 3, 2011

    Mumbai: Angry friends of Mumbai boys 24yearold Keenan Santos and 28yearold Reuben Fernandes have asked why so many Mumbaikars stood as mute spectators when the two were knifed to death. Ruben lost his battle in hospital on Monday, while Keenan died 11 days ago. Keenan's girlfriend and an eyewitness...
  • Online tributes for man who fought eveteasers November 2, 2011

    Online tributes are pouring in demanding justice for a brave 29yearold Reuben Fernandes, who died fighting eveteasers. ...
  • Mumbai: Bravehearts who took on eveteasers die November 2, 2011

    Mumbai: Online tributes poured in on Wednesday demanding justice for Reuben Fernandes, a brave 29yearold youth, and his 24yearold friend Keenan Santos, who died fighting eveteasers. The tributes poured in a day after Fernandes succumbed to his injuries in the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital at around 6 pm on Tuesday. Fernandes, along...