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  • Charges under TADA may not be framed against Tunda: Court May 15, 2014

    A Delhi court on Thursday indicated the charges under stringent Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act (TADA) may not be framed against top Lashkar-e-Toiba bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda. The court, however, said there is a prima facie case made out under the Explosive Substance Act against Tunda who has been...
  • 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 53-year-old Dutt was held guilty by the TADA court in 2007...
  • Police shifts 1993 blast convict to Nashik prission August 16, 2013

    Maharashtra Police today informed the Bombay High Court that a 70-year-old 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...
  • 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...
  • 1993 Bombay blast: CBI allowed to drop certain charges against Salem August 13, 2013

    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 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...
  • SC to deliver verdict on Abu Salem's plea for quashing of trials against him August 4, 2013

    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 Sathasivam...
  • 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 five-year jail term...
  • News 360: Modi opposes NCTC, accusing Centre of playing big brother June 5, 2013

    While Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi opposes the proposed NCTC, accusing the Centre of playing big brother, the government launches its counter attack saying Modi wants to bring back POTA and TADA back. ...
  • Mahesh Bhatt: Sanjay will come out with huge energy May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who stood by Sanjay Dutt during his trying times, is confident the actor will make a fresh start after completing his jail term. Sanjay surrendered at the TADA Court Thursday to serve his remaining three-and-a-half year jail term in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blast case....
  • Non-bailable warrant issued against Zaibunissa May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: A TADA court on Friday issued a non-bailable warrant against 1993 Bombay blasts co-accused 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 70-year-old Zaibunissa was likely to seek a day...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Zaibunisa may surrender in a TADA court today May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Seventy-year-old Zaibunisa Kazi, who is a co-accused 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 three-and-a-half year sentence. A large number of media persons and onlookers surrounded Dutt's car as he reached the court. Dutt...
  • Live: Court allows home-cooked 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 home-cooked food and medicines. There will be a new Sanjay Dutt when he comes back from the jail. 4:16 pm: Court allows home-cooked food, mattress, pillow...
  • Prayers take place as Sanjay Dutt readies for prison May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: There were early morning prayers and celebrity visitors at Sanjay Dutt's Bandra home, outside which stood hordes of fans, as the Bollywood actor prepared to return to prison Thursday. Sanjay started the day with solemn prayers and a 'havan' conducted by a priest with his family members participating in the...
  • 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: 85-year-old convict dies May 5, 2013

    Mumbai: An 85-year-old 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...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Sanjay Dutt files review plea April 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Days after being granted one more month to surrender, actor Sanjay Dutt has filed a review petition in the Supreme Court challenging his conviction and five-year jail term in the 1993 Bombay serial blasts case. The review petition against the March 21 judgement of the apex court was filed...
  • 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...
  • Why pardon just Sanjay Dutt: Daughter of another convict March 24, 2013

    Mumbai: As film stars and politicians join the chorus for actor Sanjay Dutt's pardon, daughter of Zaibunisa Kazi, who is facing similar charges as the actor, questions why her mother should not also get the same support? Daughter of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict, Zaibunisa said, "I wish I was a celebrity...
  • 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 three-and-a-half years sentence as it reduced to five years the six-year...