Articles about Yakub Memon

Dawood Ibrahim tests positive for coronavirus, hospitalized: Report

05 Jun 2020

World
Dawood Ibrahim tests positive for coronavirus, hospitalized: Report

Wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim has contracted coronavirus and is admitted to an army hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, News18 reported on Friday citing top government sources.

Courtesy EC, Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma removed as BJP's star-campaigners

29 Jan 2020

Politics
Courtesy EC, Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma removed as BJP's star-campaigners

Two leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Anurag Thakur and Parvesh Singh Verma, have been removed as star-campaigners on the order of Election Commission for giving controversial speeches.

Meet Pawan Jallad, the man who will execute Nirbhaya convicts

12 Jan 2020

India
Meet Pawan Jallad, the man who will execute Nirbhaya convicts

Anyone who commits heinous crimes like the Nirbhaya case deserves to be hanged, says Pawan Jallad, an executioner from Meerut.

Beyond Section 377: Looking at prominent judgment of CJI Misra

06 Sep 2018

India
Beyond Section 377: Looking at prominent judgment of CJI Misra

Heading a constitutional bench which read down Section 377 of the IPC, CJI Dipak Misra scripted history.

SC dismisses plea by Dawood's-family, orders seizure of his properties

20 Apr 2018

India
SC dismisses plea by Dawood's-family, orders seizure of his properties

The SC has dismissed a plea by Dawood Ibrahim's family challenging attachment of 'their' properties in Mumbai worth crores, most of which have allegedly been acquired with the gangster's ill-gotten wealth.

Major win: Dawood Ibrahim's aide Farooq Takla brought to India

08 Mar 2018

India
Major win: Dawood Ibrahim's aide Farooq Takla brought to India

In a major win for India, an aide of wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim has been deported from Dubai.

Dawood wanted to return but Indian government rejected conditions: Lawyer

07 Mar 2018

India
Dawood wanted to return but Indian government rejected conditions: Lawyer

Wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim is "keen to return to India," but the government didn't accept any of his conditions, said well-known criminal lawyer Shyam Keswani, who is representing Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar in court.

After 2 days, Maharashtra bandh called off by Ambedkar's grandson

03 Jan 2018

India
After 2 days, Maharashtra bandh called off by Ambedkar's grandson

Today's Maharashtra bandh was called off at around 4:30pm by Prakash Ambedkar, the grandson of Dalit icon BR Ambedkar.

Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem gets life-imprisonment, two others get death

07 Sep 2017

India
Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem gets life-imprisonment, two others get death

1993 Mumbai blasts mastermind Abu Salem was sentenced to life imprisonment today in the case. Along with him, Karimullah Khan has also been given life.

Justice Dipak Misra the first CJI to have 'Z'-category security

29 Aug 2017

India
Justice Dipak Misra the first CJI to have 'Z'-category security

Justice Dipak Misra, who took over his new role as CJI yesterday, is the first CJI to have 'Z'-category security cover.

Justice Dipak Misra sworn in as 45th Chief Justice

28 Aug 2017

India
Justice Dipak Misra sworn in as 45th Chief Justice

Justice Dipak Misra was sworn in as the 45th Chief Justice of India this morning at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Pranab Mukherjee: Glimpses of an eventful life in politics

27 Jul 2017

Politics
Pranab Mukherjee: Glimpses of an eventful life in politics

As India is investing tonnes of hope in its new President Ram Nath Kovind, Pranab Mukherjee said goodbye to the Rashtrapati Bhavan, concluding another eventful chapter in his political career.

1993 Mumbai-blasts: Mustafa Dossa dies after being admitted to hospital

28 Jun 2017

India
1993 Mumbai-blasts: Mustafa Dossa dies after being admitted to hospital

Mustafa Dossa, one of the six who were recently convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, died hours after he was shifted to a hospital due to hypertension and chest pains.

Mumbai: Housing complex uses solar power, saves Rs. 2 lakh/month

27 Jun 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai: Housing complex uses solar power, saves Rs. 2 lakh/month

Residents of a housing society, Raheja Eternity in Kandivali have gone all out in reducing their carbon footprint.

President Mukherjee rejects two more mercy petitions, totalling 30

18 Jun 2017

Politics
President Mukherjee rejects two more mercy petitions, totalling 30

As President Pranab Mukherjee prepares to retire from office in a month, he is considering the final mercy petitions before him.

1993 Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem, Mustafa found guilty of conspiracy

16 Jun 2017

India
1993 Mumbai blasts: Abu Salem, Mustafa found guilty of conspiracy

Giving its verdict in the 1993 Mumbai bomb-blast case, a Special Terrorism and Disruptive Activities Act court pronounced gangster Mustafa Dossa and Firoz Khan guilty of conspiracy.

India is secular with no state religion: India to UN

05 May 2017

World
India is secular with no state religion: India to UN

Responding to Pakistan's criticism over minorities' treatment, India asserted safeguarding minorities' rights forms an "essential core" of its polity.