ZAIBUNISA

  • 1993 Bombay blasts convict Zaibunisa Kazi gets 30day parole January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Seventyyearold Zaibunisa Kazi, who is a coaccused in the 1993 Bombay blasts case, is granted 30 days parole. Her daughter will collect the order of the parole from the state secretariat in the afternoon. Last year, her plea for parole was rejected by the Divisional Commissioner. Zaibunisa Kazi, who was...
  • 1993 Bombay blasts: Zaibunisa may surrender in a TADA court today May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Seventyyearold Zaibunisa Kazi, who is a coaccused 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: After Sanjay Dutt, SC grants relief to Zaibunissa too April 18, 2013

    A day after the Supreme Court gave Sanjay Dutt more time to surrender in 1993 Bombay blasts case, it has given a similar relief to convict Zaibunisa Kazi. She now gets four more weeks time to surrender along with 6 other convicts in the case. She is a cancer patient...
  • Cannot compare Dutt and Zaibunisa's cases: Nikam April 17, 2013

    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. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt's appeal: Should emotions influence the law? March 28, 2013

    Amidst the clamour to seek a pardom for him, actor Sanjay Dutt broke his silence on Thursday. An emotional Dutt broke down while speaking to the media and said he will surrender in the case and not seek a pardon....
  • Zaibunisa seeks pardon, daughter writes to Katju for help March 28, 2013

    Mumbai: While Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt on Thursday said that he had not sought pardon from five years' sentence handed down by the Supreme Court in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, Zaibunisa Kazi, whose case is similar to Dutt's, has sought one. While her daughter has written to Press Council...
  • Justice Katju writes to the President seeking pardon for Dutt and Zaibunisa March 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Justice Markandey Katju has kept his word and written to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking pardon for actor Sanjay Dutt and 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Zaibunisa Kazi. Even as Dutt said in a statement that he would not apply for mercy, Katju...
  • Zaibunisa more appropriate to ask for clemency than Dutt: Sanjay Hegde March 28, 2013

    Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju on Thursday said that he would seek pardon for both actor Sanjay Dutt and 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Zaibunisa. But senior Supreme Court Advocate Sanjay Hegde is of the opinion that Zaibunisa is a more appropriate person to ask for clemency...
  • Justice Katju says he'll seek pardon for Sanjay Dutt, Zaibunisa March 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as actor Sanjay Dutt in a statement said that he would not apply for mercy, Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Justice Markandey Katju on Thursday said that he would still seek pardon for Dutt and 1993 Mumbai blasts case convict Zaibunisa. "I will appeal for Dutt...
  • Should Zaibunisa get the same treatment as Sanjay Dutt? March 27, 2013

    Amidst growing clamour for pardoning Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, another convict, a 70yearold woman, has now sought pardon. Backing Zaibunisa Kazia's request, Markandey Katju, who had sought pardon for Dutt, said Zaibunisa also deserved pardon....
  • 1993 Bombay blasts case: I am innocent, says Zaibunisa Kazi March 27, 2013

    Amidst growing clamour for pardoning Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who was recently sentenced to five years in prison by the Supreme Court in 1993 Mumbai blasts case, another convict, a 70yearold woman, has now sought pardon. "I would like to appeal to the Governor to look at my case too....
  • 1993 Bombay blasts convict Zaibunisa seeks pardon March 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Amidst growing clamour for pardoning Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who was recently sentenced to five years in prison by the Supreme Court in 1993 Bombay blasts case, another convict, a 70yearold woman, has now sought pardon. Backing Zaibunisa Kazia's request, Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Markandey Katju, who...
  • 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...