Maharashtra govt will follow SC directive on Yakub Memon: Fadnavis

Amid reports that 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon, who is on death row, will be hanged this month end, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said his government would follow the directives of the Supreme Court on the issue.

Yakub Memon execution: Things will happen according to SC ruling, says Congress

The Congress party on Wednesday said that the execution of the prime accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, Yakub Memon, will take place according to the ruling by the Supreme Court.

NCP questions haste shown by Maharashtra govt over Yakub Memon's execution

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday questioned the haste shown by the Maharashtra Government to execute the prime accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, Yakub Memon.

1993 Mumbai blasts: Yakub Memon to be hanged on July 30
1993 Mumbai blasts: Yakub Memon to be hanged on July 30

Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, a death row convict in the March 12, 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, will be hanged at 7 am on July 30 in Nagpur Central Jail, if the Supreme Court rejects his curative petition on July 21.

NCP`s Jayant Patil, BJP oppose moves to pardon Sanjay Dutt

Senior Nationalist Congress Party leader and Maharashtra Rural Development Minister Jayant Patil opposed a pardon to actor Sanjay Dutt, who was sentenced in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts case.

Dawood Ibrahim`s close aide Iqbal Mirchi dies in London

Iqbal Mirchi, an accused in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts and a close aide of Dawood Ibrahim, died of heart attack in London.

Sanjay Dutt surrenders, goes back to jail

Sanjay Dutt on Thursday went back to jail to serve 42 months sentence in the 1993 Bombay blasts case.