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V Ravichander & Mohandas Pai

Alleged ISIS man Majeed was fabricated by NIA: Defence

Alleged ISIS operative Areeb Majeed’s lawyer Mubin Solkar, while arguing for the grant of bail to his client in a special court on Tuesday said there are reasonable grounds to believe that prima facie

09 Nov 2016 6:58 AM

Aditya Pancholi gets one year in jail for assault

In a setback to Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi, a railway mobile court in Andheri on Saturday morning convicted and sentenced him to one-year simple imprisonment and also imposed a fine of Rs 20,000

06 Nov 2016 1:24 AM

Claims against memorial ‘speculative’

The state government has termed the petition filed against its plan to construct a memorial along with an equestrian statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Mumbai as

05 Nov 2016 1:24 AM

SIMI man’s mother lodges complaint

The mother and widow of Khalid Ahmed, a SIMI operative who was killed along with seven others in an alleged police encounter in Bhopal on Tuesday, handed over a complaint letter to Solapur’s MIDC poli

04 Nov 2016 9:32 AM

Lawyer slams cops’ prison escape story

Lawyer of SIMI activist Mohammed Ahmed, one of the eight killed in the Bhopal encounter, said they would soon demand a CBI inquiry.

03 Nov 2016 2:29 AM


IRF cries foul over proposed ban under UAPA

Mubin Solkar, the lawyer of Islamic preacher and television evangelist Dr Zakir Naik, has said that if the central government bans his client’s NGO, Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), under the provis

29 Oct 2016 1:59 AM

Chhagan Bhujbal to undergo test in private hospital

The Asian Age had on October 11 reported that Chhagan Bhujbal could be shifted from JJ Hospital to the posh Lilavati or Jaslok Hospital for some tests.

28 Oct 2016 3:08 AM

Parbhani ISIS man renewed passport to visit Syria, says ATS

The Anti-terrorism squad’s (ATS’) probe related to the detection of an ISIS module in Parbhani in July this year revealed that one of its key operatives, Naserbin Abubakar Yafai alias Chaus, had alleg

26 Oct 2016 12:47 AM

ATS seeks information of ‘ISIS men’ from US, UK

The state ATS has written to authorities in the US and the UK seeking details of the social media accounts of four arrested terror suspects, as part of its probe into the case involving a Parbhani-bas

25 Oct 2016 2:24 AM

IS recruits planned to blow ATS unit

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in its recently submitted chargesheet against four suspected ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) operatives arrested from Parbhani has claimed that the ac

24 Oct 2016 3:04 AM


ATS drops a bomb about 4 IS men

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in its recent chargesheet against four Parbhani-based alleged Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) operatives has claimed that their Syria-based handlers h

24 Oct 2016 3:02 AM

CP knew of Ghadoli encounter: Kin

Family cites conversation between Diya and her mother as proof.

09 Oct 2016 7:25 AM

Court points to holes in claims Purohit made

The special NIA court, which has rejected the bail plea filed by Malegaon blast accused Col Prasad Purohit, has raised doubts in its order on the claim made by the army officer that, when he had said

06 Oct 2016 2:38 AM

NIA court rejects Colonel Prasad Purohit’s intelligence operation claims

A special NIA court recently, while rejecting the bail application filed by Colonel Prasad Purohit in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blast case, said that if he had come to know about his name coming up in th

05 Oct 2016 7:04 AM

2 MCOCA courts inside Arthur road jail are shifted out

Two special MCOCA courts, including the one hearing cases registered against deported gangster Rajendra Nikalje alias Chhota Rajan, situated inside the high-security Arthur Road jail, have been shifte

15 Sep 2016 3:05 AM


Gate pass from abattoir is licence to sacrifice goat: Bombay High Court

Holding that the passes issued by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) while taking out goats from Deonar slaughter house is licence to sacrifice goat in Bakri-Id, a holiday bench of the Bombay hi

13 Sep 2016 2:12 AM

Death penalty for Priti Rathi murder convict

A special women’s court in Mumbai on Thursday awarded death penalty to Ankur Panwar (26) for killing 23-year-old Priti Rathi by hurling acid at her.

09 Sep 2016 7:06 AM

‘Sadist’ Ankur Panwar deserves death: Court

The Mumbai sessions court’s decision to award the death penalty to Ankur Panwar in the Priti Rathi acid attack case was based on the judge’s opinion that he was a sadist and beyond reformation.

09 Sep 2016 1:39 AM

Priti case: Prosecution relied on call data

A series of corroborative evidence helped the prosecution seal the fate of the accused in the Priti Rathi murder case, even though he had taken enough care to keep his face covered while targeting her

07 Sep 2016 6:58 AM

Rahul Gandhi may appear in court on November 16

Almost two years after a magisterial court in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi issued summons to Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi —asking him to appear before it in connection with his alleged defamatory sp

03 Sep 2016 2:19 AM