Mumbai Blast

  • ATS arrests 2011 Mumbai serial blasts accused from Goa July 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The Antiterrorism squad has arrested an accused from Goa who is suspected to have been involved in the 2011 Mumbai serial blasts in Mumbai. The accused, Abdul Mateen Fakki, is suspected of having passed money to Indian Mujahideen co founder Yasin Bhatkal through the hawala network to help conduct...
  • Yasin Bhatkal admits carrying out 2011 Mumbai blasts, says has no remorse July 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Suspected Indian Mujahideen cofounder Yasin Bhatkal has admitted to having carried out the 2011 Mumbai triple blasts. He told the investigative agency that he feels satisfied with the blast and has no remorse for what he did. Rather, he was proud of himself for carrying out the blast successfully. The...
  • Charges framed in Mumbai blasts cases of 20022003 June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Twelve years after blasts rocked the city between December 2002 and March 2003, the special Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA) court on Tuesday framed charges against 16 accused. Saquib Nachan, an alleged member of Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), is one of the main accused. "The court has framed the...
  • 2011 Mumbai blasts: Charges filed against top Yasin Bhatkal, aide June 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Police on Monday filed a supplementary chargesheet in a special Court in Mumbai against Indian Mujahideen (IM) cofounder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akthar in the 2011 Mumbai bombings. The AntiTerrorism Squad (ATS) submitted the 300page document in which it has said Bhatkal was a key conspirator of...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts: SC stays the execution of convict Yakub Memon June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of death row convict Yakub Memon in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. President Pranab Mukherjee had rejected Yakub's mercy plea. The court has also referred to the Constitution bench a plea that review petitions in death penalty cases should not...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt's parole ends today March 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case will end on Friday. Dutt had been granted parole due to his wife Manyata's illness. Dutt, who is undergoing the remainder of his five-year jail term at Yerawada Central Jail in Pune, had already been granted a 30-day...
  • e Lounge: Bombay HC questions parole extension granted to Sanjay Dutt February 26, 2014

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • Parole extensions: Is Sanjay Dutt getting special treatment? February 25, 2014

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • MHA seeks report from Maharashtra on repeated parole to Sanjay Dutt February 24, 2014

    A week after actor Sanjay Dutt's parole was extended till March 21 in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, The Ministry of Home Affairs has now sought report from Maharashtra government on repeated parole to the actor. Earlier, Dutt's 30 day-parole was extended till February 19. The 54-year-old, who is undergoing the...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt again asks for parole extension February 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has once again sought an extension of his parole on the grounds of his wife's medical condition. If Dutt's application gets accepted, this will be the second extension granted to him. Earlier, Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case was extended up to...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt's parole extended up to Feb 19 January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case has been extended up to February 19. Dutt, who is undergoing the remainder of his fiveyear jail term at Yerawada Central Jail in Pune in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, was out on a 30day parole. Earlier this month,...
  • 1993 bomb blasts case: Sanjay Dutt granted 30 day parole December 6, 2013

    Pune: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt has been granted parole by the Pune police in the 1993 bomb blasts case. Pune Divisional Commissioner Prabhakar Deshmush said that the actor was granted parole on grounds of his wife's illness. "He has been granted onemonth parole on the recommendation made by the prison officials....
  • Sanjay Dutt to return to Yerwada jail as his furlough ends today October 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt's furlough in the 1993 Bombay blasts case ends on Wednesday. He is expected to return to the Yerwada prison by Wednesday evening. The actor was released for a fortnight on medical grounds and was later granted another fortnight's extension. Dutt was sentenced to five years in...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets extension on leave of furlough October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt was on Monday granted a 14day extension of his leave of furlough, jail authorities said. Dutt, who left the Yerawada prison on October 1 after being sanctioned a 14day leave of furlough, had sought further extension on medical ground. The 53yearold actor was lodged in the jail in...
  • Sanjay Dutt seeks another 14day extension of furlough from jail October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt who was granted 14day medical leave from Yerwada Central Jail, has reportedly asked for another 14day extension. He says he needs more time for the treatment of his leg and with his family. The authorities are yet to confirm his extension. Sanjay Dutt stepped out of...
  • Watch: Sanjay Dutt thanks media for supporting him October 1, 2013

    Actor Sanjay Dutt has been granted 14 days furlough for treatment of his leg. He has already left from the Yerwada prison where he is serving a 42month sentence for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt gets 14day furlough for the treatment of his leg October 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt has been granted 14 days furlough for treatment of his leg. He has already left from the Yerwada prison where he is serving a 42month sentence for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts. The Yerwada prison authorities have cancelled a play that Sanjay Dutt was supposed...
  • Mumbai blast case convict dies in Pune jail hospital September 5, 2013

    Pune: A convict in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, lodged at the Yeravada prison here, died in the jail hospital following illness, officials said. Mohammed Pavale, who was suffering from pulmonary hypertension and undergoing treatment following complaint of breathlessness, died Wednesday night, they said. The 50-year-old convict, who hailed from Mumbai, was...
  • Dawood Ibrahim will be brought back to India, says Sushil Kumar Shinde September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: As he basks in glory after a string of arrests of several wanted terrorists during his tenure, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday said underworld don and India's most wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim will be also brought back to India to face justice. "We will bring one by one. All...
  • Blast victims across India demand death penalty for Yasin Bhatkal August 30, 2013

    New Delhi: From Mumbai to Ahmedabad, Yasin Bhatkal's terror web spread to many parts of the country. While his arrest is being touted as a big breakthrough for intelligence and investigators, for many of his victims it has brought justice one step closer. The 30-year-old Indian Mujhahideen co-founder from Bhatkal in...
  • IM co-founder Yasin Bhatkal to be brought to Delhi today August 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal, who was arrested on Thursday, will be brought to Delhi on Friday. He is one of India's most wanted men and was arrested from the Indo-Nepal border in Bihar on Wednesday night. The arrest was made after an operation...
  • Police shifts 1993 blast convict to Nashik prission August 16, 2013

    Maharashtra Police today informed the Bombay High Court that a 70yearold 1993 bomb blasts convict had been shifted from Kolhapur Central prison to Nashik Jail on medical ground. Taking this statement on record, a bench headed by Justice S C Dharmadhikari disposed of a petition filed by the prisoner, Mohammed Kasam...
  • 1993 Bombay blast case dossier never closed: MEA August 10, 2013

    New Delhi/London: A day after senior Pakistan diplomat admitted that one of India's most wanted terrorists Dawood Ibrahim was in his country, India on Saturday said the 1993 Bombay bomb blast dossier has "never" been closed and it will not rest till those responsible for the heinous attacks were brought...
  • 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...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: Supreme Court dismisses Sanjay Dutt's review petition against his conviction July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed actor Sanjay Dutt's curative petition seeking review of his conviction in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. With this, Dutt has exhausted all legal options before him. Dutt had filed a review petition in the Supreme Court challenging his conviction and fiveyear jail term...
  • Abu Salem attack: Police arrest man who provided weapon to attacker July 3, 2013

    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 countrymade...
  • Sanjay Dutt's daughter Trishala Dutt breaks her silence June 8, 2013

    Sanjay Dutt's daughter Trishala Dutt finally breaks her silence on why she didn't come to visit her dad and why she kept away for so long. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt to make paper bags in Yerwada jail June 1, 2013

    Pune: Jailed Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt will be trained to make paper bags at the Yerwada Central Jail, official sources said Saturday. He is likely to be paid Rs 25 a day. Dutt is undergoing his 42month prison sentence after being linked to the 1993 Mumbai terror attack. It is his...
  • 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...
  • Sanjay Dutt likely to be shifted to Pune's Yerwada Jail soon May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt spent his first night in jail in Mumbai's Arthur Road Jail on Thursday. He is awaiting an order which decides as to which jail will he be permanently shifted to. He is most likely to be taken to Pune's Yerwada Jail in a day or two,...