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1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon buried next to his father’s grave

Policemen stand guard in the neighborhood of Yakub Abdul Razak Memon's family residence in Mumbai (Photo: AP)

Memon's body will be put to rest in grave 20 at South Mumbai cemetery: reports

Yakub Memon's family sent him cake for last birthday today

Yakub Memon's brother Suleiman at the Nagpur Central Prison (Photo: AFP)

Memon offered namaz and read the Holy Quran before his scheduled hanging

Need more IIMs for best resources: CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharastra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis after attending the 2nd meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog. -PTI

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis Sunday said that with the Indian economy opening up there is a need to build institutions like the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) to produce the best

Top prison official reviews preparation for hanging

Additional director general (ADG) of police (prisons) Meera Borwankar

Additional director general (ADG) of police (prisons) Meera Borwankar on Saturday morning visited the Central Prison here to supervise the ongoing preparations for the scheduled hanging of Yakub Memon

Don't link all deaths in Madhya Pradesh to Vyapam scam: BJP

(Photo: PTI/File)

‘All the 44 deaths that are being linked to Vyapam scam has nothing to do with it’

High Court imposes Rs 40,000 fine on Saoner MLA Sunil Kedar

A high court bench here has imposed a fine of Rs 40,000 on Saoner MLA Sunil Kedar for raising objection against an ongoing probe against him by an appointed inquiry officer.

Make cities clean before making 'smart cities': Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis (Photo: PTI/ File)

First step is to develop cities clean and garbage-free

Boeing no more associated with MRO facility in Nagpur: Nitin Gadkari


This will certainly cut their maintenance expenses abroad

Government should ban export of beef, says Seer

A prominent Hindu religious leader on Saturday demanded a countrywide ban on slaughter of cows and asked the Centre to stop the export of beef.

‘23 lakh acres yet to be distributed’

On the 64th anniversary of social reformer Vinoba Bhave’s ‘Bhoodan (land gift) movement’, a BJP MLA on Saturday claimed that about 23 lakh acres of land acquired during the movement is yet to be distr

What often goes unnoticed is the fact that the genesis of Kashmir (commonly known as Jammu and Kashmir) is linked to 565 princely states, which became independent along with the birth of two sovereign

India has carried out the execution of Yakub Memon,” says the BBC, “the man convicted of financing the deadly 1993 Mumbai bombings.” It goes on to say that 257 people were killed in the Mumbai blasts.