2008 serial blasts: Court issues notices to prison authorities

Irked over non-production of 11 of 13 members of Indian Mujahideen facing trial in September 2008 Delhi serial blasts, court issued show cause notices to superintendents of Mumbai and Ahmedabad jails.

Sanjay Dutt to spend a month in Mumbai`s Arthur Road jail

Sanjay Dutt had appealed to surrender at Pune`s Yerawada jail citing threat to his life. But later withdrew his plea and accepted the court order.

Sanjay Dutt spends sleepless night in Arthur Road jail

Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt spent a sleepless night in Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail after he surrendered to serve the remaining 42 months prison term. He was convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case.

Security beefed up at Sanjay Dutt`s residence, Arthur Road Jail

The Supreme Court in its March 21 verdict awarded five year imprisonment to the 53-year-old actor for illegal possession of arms.

‘Havan` and prayers as Sanjay Dutt readies for prison

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.

Anonymous letter claims threat to Sanjay Dutt’s life

The Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai received an anonymous letter on Wednesday claiming threat to the Bollywood superstar’s life.

Finally, Abu Jundal to get rid of Ajmal Kasab’s ‘ghost’

Abu Jundal, alleged to be a key conspirator behind the November 2008 attacks in Mumbai, will finally get rid of the special oval cell in the Arthur Road jail in which Ajmal Kasab was kept before his execution.

Abu Jundal won’t be shifted from Kasab`s barrack

LeT operative and key 26/11 attacks handler Abu Jundal`s plea that he must not be kept in the barrack where hanged terrorist Ajmal Kasab was kept was today rejected by a local court.

Court asks for psychiatric check-up of Abu Jundal

Local court directed jail officials to arrange for a check-up of Abu Jundal by a psychiatrist after he complained of hallucinating about Ajmal Kasab.

Jundal says `hallucinating` about Kasab, court asks medical report

MCOCA court directed Arthur Road jail to file a report on medical condition of Abu Jundal on his plea that he was `hallucinating` about Ajmal Kasab.

Kasab pleaded for `daya` in a four-line plea

Ajmal Kasab, face of dastardly 26/11 terror strike on Mumbai who was hanged on November 21, begged for "daya" (mercy) from President through four-line clemency plea written in Urdu,which was rejected.

Sushilkumar Shinde to inspect Mumbai`s Arthur road

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde would be visiting the high-security Arthur Road jail here, where 26/11 convict Ajmal Amir Kasab had been lodged during much of his incarceration, on Saturday.

Spanish woman identifies man who raped her

A Spanish woman was raped and robbed at her rented flat here early this week.

Mumbai: Jail inmates take pledge to make "India of their dreams"

About 120 inmates of the Arthur Road Central Jail took an oath to create an "India of their dreams" on the occasion of birth anniv of Mahatma Gandhi.

Kasab surprised not shocked to see Jundal in his cell

Mohammed Ajmal Kasab, the gunman of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, was surprised but not shocked when confronted with co-accused Abu Jundal at Arthur Road jail.

Saving killer Ajmal Kasab

Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab and his accomplices created mayhem in Mumbai and killed 166 innocent people. The lone captured terrorist attack has since been enjoying Indian ‘hospitality’ at Mumbai’s Arthur Road jail.

Prison dept for disallowing home food to inmates

High-profile inmates lodged in three Maharashtra jails may have to do away with home-made food as the prison department has urged the state government to initiate steps to scrap the facility on security grounds.

Kasab to stay at Arthur Road jail for some time

Maharashtra govt decided not to shift Mohammed Ajmal Kasab, the lone Pakistani
gunman arrested during the 26/11 Mumbai attack, from the high-security Arthur Road prison till SC disposes of his appeal against the death penalty.

Arthur Road jail skeleton is over 100 years old

The human skeleton was found from inside the Arthur Road jail while constructing a barrack.

Skeleton found in Mumbai jail

A human skeleton was found in the Arthur Road Jail here in November when the maintenance work was under progress, an official said Saturday.