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1993 Mumbai blasts case: Abdul​ Qayyum released from prison

Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim along with Tiger Memon are the prime conspirators in the case.

Jun 17, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

1993 Mumbai serial blasts case: Read about role of Abu Salem, five others in bombings

On the afternoon of March 12, 1993, a series of 13 blasts in quick succession went off at various locations in Mumbai city and suburbs, killing 257 people and injuring over 700 others.

Jun 16, 2017, 18:25 PM IST

Bombay HC rejects furlough plea of 1993 blasts convict Rubina Memon

Rubina is also sister-in-law of Tiger Memon, believed to be living in Pakistan

Dec 29, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

Abandon plan to catch Dawood​; book preacher Zakir Naik: Shiv Sena tells BJP

Naik is under the scanner following revelations that two of the Dhaka killers drew their inspiration from his speeches.

Jul 11, 2016, 12:21 PM IST

This 'Tiger Memon' stalked, threatened women on Facebook

The Twitter on Wednesday went abuzz when a Pakistani media house posted on Wednesday that Tiger Memon had been caught.

Sep 02, 2015, 22:27 PM IST

Furkan, not Tiger Memon, arrested in Pakistan

A person threatening people in the name of Mumbai serial blasts mastermind 'Tiger Memon' was arrested by authorities during raids in Pakistan's Karachi.

Sep 02, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Dawood, Hafiz Saeed to be in fix as US, India may join hands to nab them

In what can be called as a huge achievement for India, Modi government may soon get into an agreement with the United States to be a part of Terrorist Screening Center of Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Aug 28, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Raj Thackeray slams Salman Khan over Yakub tweet, says he is a 'man without brains'

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray has blasted his long-time friend, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, over his tweets, that were perceived as being in favour of Yakub Memon (some of which were withdrawn later), ahead of the execution.

Aug 11, 2015, 00:21 AM IST

Crowd at Yakub Memon's funeral likely due to gangsters' prodding: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said that it was probably calls by some gangsters which led to the large crowd at the funeral of 1993 blasts case convict Yakub Memon in Mumbai following his hanging at the Central Prison here.

Aug 10, 2015, 18:32 PM IST

Shiv Sena slams media's obsession with terror elements for TRPs

 Slamming media's obsession with coverage of gangsters during Yakub Memon's hanging, Shiv Sena today said it should be once and for all decided as to how much focus given to terrorist excesses and whether it is tenable to do so for increased TRPs.

Aug 10, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

Dawood Ibrahim, Chhota Shakeel ensured maximum crowd at Yakub Memon's funeral

Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim ensured maximum crowd at 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's funeral, who was executed at Nagpur Central Prison on July 30, a newspaper report said on Saturday.

Aug 08, 2015, 12:17 PM IST

Security of SC judge Dipak Misra, who rejected Yakub Memon's curative petition, strengthened

The security of Supreme Court judge Dipak Misra, who dismissed the petition and delivered the final order on 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's death, was increased after he received an anonymous threat letter, as per news reports on Saturday.

Aug 08, 2015, 11:03 AM IST

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Maharashtra denies Tiger Memon's 'revenge' call

The Maharashtra government has denied that absconding mafia don Mushtaque alias Tiger Memon allegedly called up his mother and threatened to avenge his brother Yakub Memon`s hanging last week, top officials said here on Friday.

Aug 07, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Tiger Memon rang up family, says will avenge brother Yakub's hanging

Mushtaq 'Tiger' Memon, one of India's most wanted criminals and the alleged mastermind of the 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai, called up his family just an hour ahead of his younger brother Yakub's 

Aug 07, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

Death penalty shouldn't be politicised: BJP MP

Urging that the execution of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case convict Yakub Memon shouldn`t be politicised, BJP parliamentarian Udit Raj said on Thursday that the issue of judicial accountability more than the death penalty needs to be discussed.

Aug 06, 2015, 22:58 PM IST

Yakub Memon was executed because Tiger was not caught? NSA Ajit Doval refutes claim

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval refuted claims on Tuesday that Yakub Memon was executed because his brother Tiger could not be caught.

Aug 04, 2015, 21:39 PM IST

Tweets on Yakub Memon: Salman being targeted for his celebrity status, says Salim Khan

Days after Bollywood superstar Salman Khan got into a controversy by opposing the death penalty for 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon, his father, veteran writer Salim Khan, dismissing his son's tweets as "childish and meaningless", said he was being targeted for his celebrity status which gives accusers more publicity.

Aug 02, 2015, 00:41 AM IST