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Bombay High Court rejects Ateef Mulla's plea for fresh passport

Mulla was convicted in a case pertaining an explosion at the Mumbai Central railway station on December 6, 2002, followed by two more blasts over the next three months.

2002-03 Mumbai multiple blasts: Supreme Court dismisses convict's plea

Saquib Abdul Hamid Nachan had approached the Bombay High Court claiming that the trial in the POTA case was going on when he was an undertrial prisoner in the MCOCA case.


1993 Mumbai blasts: Court to pronounce sentence against 5 on September 7

Mustafa Dossa, who was also convicted by the court on June 16 along with the five, passed away on June 28. The CBI has sought death for Merchant, Feroz and Karimullah.

Was Prisoner No 16656, once at Yerawada, given special treatment?

The Bombay High Court wants to know why Sanjay Dutt was let off early for good behavior, but Pune wants closure from the high-profile case

1993 Mumbai serial blasts verdict: Abu Salem, five other accused convicted; Abdul Qayyum acquitted

1993 Mumbai serial blasts verdict: The accused convicted are Mustafa Dossa, Abu Salem, Feroz Abdul Rashid Khan, Taher Merchant, Riyaz Siddique and Karimullah Khan. Abdul Qayyum Shaikh was acquitted.

2002-03 Mumbai blasts: At last chance, 10 convicts plead for leniency

The court had on Tuesday found six men guilty of possessing illegal weapons and convicted four on terror charges in the December 2002-March 2003 Mumbai serial blasts case.


7/11 serial train blasts: ‘Being a Muslim does not mean they will speak Urdu’

Judge rejected defence argument that since pure Hindi words were used in confessional statements it meant the language was not of the accused.

7/11 convict from Pune gets life, kin say framed

Family of Sohail Mehboob Shaikh says will move High Court against the MCOCA court’s verdict.

Yakub Memon's hanging: The last 18 hours of his life

Time line of last-ditch efforts made by condemned prisoner Yakub Memon, convicted of 1993 Mumbai blasts, who was hanged in Nagpur jail this morning.

President Pranab Mukherjee shows no mercy, Yakub Memon executed

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday rejected the mercy plea of Yakub Memon crushing all hopes of the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict.

Mumbai blasts Videos

On this day 12 years ago, Mumbaikars witnessed multiple blasts on local trains

On this day in 2006, a series of seven bomb blasts took place within 11 minutes in Mumbai’s suburban railway network.

Opinion | Why is the verdict of the 1993 Mumbai blasts important?

The special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities Act court pronounced its judgment against Mustafa Dossa, Abu Salem, Firoz Khan, Karimullah Khan and Taher Merchant, finding them guilty of conspiracy in 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts case. Judgment is still awaited on two others in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. The trial of these seven accused […]


1993 Mumbai Serial Blasts: TADA Court Pronounces Verdict

Twenty-four years after 12 blasts rocked the city killing 257 and leaving 713 grievously injured, a special Terrorist and Disruptive Activities Act court on Friday convicted six out of the seven accused, including Abu Salem and Mustaffa Dossa. In the dock is a second batch of accused, tried by special judge Govind A Sanap, after […]

Fans gather as Sanjay Dutt visits Siddhivinayak Temple

Mumbai, Feb 25 (ANI): After walking out from Pune’s Yerwada jail, Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt on Thursday visited Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak Temple, where his fans in large number gathered to see him. 56-year old Dutt was released after being jailed for 42 months in connection with an arms case related to the 1993 Mumbai blasts on Thursday morning. The actor walked out of jail around eight months ahead of the completion of his term after a reprieve was granted to him on grounds of his good behaviour.