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Yakub Memon


Mumbai: Man held for ‘selling off’ 1993 blast convict Memon's grave, three more of his family

September 20, 2020 1:06 am

The accused was identified as Parvez Sarkare, said DCP (Zone II) Rajiv Jain. Police are searching for another former trustee, named by Memon's cousin in his complaint to LT Marg police station.

Dissent fine, but don’t celebrate Afzal Guru, Yaqub Memon: Venkaiah Naidu

January 25, 2018 4:55 am

He also expressed displeasure at particularly the intelligentsia who attack the Army on issues of human rights but said that public opinion was not with them.

Ajmal Kasab’s hanging felt like a stone on my head for two, three days: Meeran Borwankar

October 02, 2017 8:27 am

Meeran Chadha Borwankar retired on Saturday after 36 years of police service. The former Inspector General (Prisons), Maharashtra, oversaw the hangings of Ajmal Kasab and Yakub Memon.

In Ajmal Kasab hanging, secrecy was priority. In Yakub Memon case, entire country was watching: Meeran Chadha Borwankar

October 01, 2017 5:52 pm

Meeran Chadha Borwankar, former Maharashtra IG (Prisons), oversaw the hangings of Ajmal Kasab and Yakub Memon.

Incomplete justice

September 11, 2017 1:05 am

The 1993 Mumbai blasts case frames the terrible lag in punishment— and also in learning.

1993 Mumbai serial blasts verdict highlights: TADA court convicts Abu Salem, five others; Abdul Qayyum acquitted

June 16, 2017 2:12 pm

1993 Mumbai serial blasts verdict LIVE: Six of the seven accused, including Abu Salem have been convicted by a TADA court.

Complicated life in enemy country spurred Yakub Memon’s return, says former Delhi top cop

November 19, 2015 12:20 am

The book also details the invaluable documentary, audio and video evidence, secretly and meticulously collected by Memon against Pakistan and the ISI vis a vis their role in the 1993 blasts.

Audio | Rajnath Singh says some people more concerned about terrorists

September 19, 2015 8:57 am

Rajnath Singh admitted there were “inadequacies in the system” and that judicial delays had resulted in undertrials languishing in prison longer than the maximum sentence allowed for the crimes they had been charged with.

Yakub Memon execution: Some TV channels crossed Lakshman Rekha, says Rajyavardhan Rathore

September 10, 2015 1:58 am

We issued a showcause notice as the idea was that the channels maintain broadcasts within the parameters where India is not affected, Rathore said.

Yakub Memon's coverage and the grey zones in TV Programme Code

August 12, 2015 12:30 am

The I&B Ministry does not, in fact, have the mandate to regulate content on TV channels. The broadcast industry has always insisted on self-regulation.


Top frames: APJ Abdul Kalam gets tearful adieu; gallows for Yakub Memon

August 01, 2015 8:00 am

The nation declared a weeklong mourning on the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam; Yakub Memon's relatives and neighbours looks out of their house during his funeral.

Yakub Memon buried at Bada Kabristan in Mumbai

July 30, 2015 7:28 pm

1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon was hanged today morning at Nagpur jail for his role in the blasts.


Yakub Memon Death Plea: What Next

July 29, 2015 10:03 am

Yakub Memon: All You Need To Know

July 22, 2015 10:06 am

What Next For Yakub Memon

July 17, 2015 6:08 pm