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  • 'State Didn't Prosecute Riot Accused With Same Zeal as Yakub Memon': Justice Srikrishna to NDTV

    'State Didn't Prosecute Riot Accused With Same Zeal as Yakub Memon': Justice Srikrishna to NDTV

    The state showed "bias" and an absence of "zeal" in persecuting those accused of killing more than 900 people during the Mumbai riots of 1992, says the judge who headed the probe.

  • Met Tiger Memon After 1993 Blasts, Says Kashmir Legislator

    Met Tiger Memon After 1993 Blasts, Says Kashmir Legislator

    Former militant-turned Congress legislator Usman Majeed today stoked a controversy by claiming he had met Tiger Memon after the 1993 Mumbai blasts in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir.

  • Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy Attacked for Yakub Memon Tweets

    Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy Attacked for Yakub Memon Tweets

    Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy has provoked sharp criticism for a series of tweets on terrorist Yakub Memon, who was hanged yesterday for his role in the 1993 blasts in Mumbai.

  • For Judges Who Ruled Memon Should Hang, Security is Added

    For Judges Who Ruled Memon Should Hang, Security is Added

    As Yakub Memon was hanged today in a Nagpur jail, security has been added for the three judges who rejected his last-minute appeal in an unprecedented hearing that took place in the Supreme Court in the middle of the night.

  • Yerwada Man Who Hanged Yakub Memon, Executed Ajmal Kasab Too

    Yerwada Man Who Hanged Yakub Memon, Executed Ajmal Kasab Too

    Yakub Memon -- who was convicted for playing a crucial role in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts -- was executed today by the same constable who had carried out the hanging of Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab in Pune's Yerwada jail three years ago.

  • No Qualms About Yakub Memon Hanging, Says Attorney General to NDTV

    No Qualms About Yakub Memon Hanging, Says Attorney General to NDTV

    Hours after Yakub Memon was hanged for his role in the deadly serial blasts in Mumbai in 1993, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi told NDTV he has "no qualms" about the execution because "full access to justice has been given to the convict, he was convicted of a heinous crime".

  • Yakub Memon, Hanged for His Role in 1993 Blasts, Buried by Family in Mumbai

    Yakub Memon, Hanged for His Role in 1993 Blasts, Buried by Family in Mumbai

    Yakub Memon was hanged a little before 7 am on Thursday morning in a Nagpur prison, less than two hours after the Supreme Court dismissed his final appeal against his hanging in an unprecedented hearing that was held within the court premises in the middle of the night.

  • India Executes Man Tied to 1993 Mumbai Bombings

    India Executes Man Tied to 1993 Mumbai Bombings

    Yakub Memon, the "driving spirit" behind a series of bombings in Mumbai that killed 257 people in 1993, was hanged early Thursday morning at a prison in central India.

  • Yakub Memon Case: From Conviction to Hanging

    Yakub Memon Case: From Conviction to Hanging

    Yakub Abdul Razak Memon was hanged today in a jail in Maharashtra's Nagpur, for his role in the 1993 blasts in Mumbai in which 257 people were killed. The Supreme Court rejected his last-minute petition against execution at 5 am this morning, after a historic middle-of-the-night hearing.

  • Yakub Memon Third Terror Convict Executed in 4 Years

    Yakub Memon Third Terror Convict Executed in 4 Years

    Yakub Memon, the lone 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict who was hanged to death today, became the third terror convict to have been sent to the gallows in the last four years.

  • Yakub Memon's Eyes Were Moist When he Met Brother, Say Jail Officials

    Yakub Memon's Eyes Were Moist When he Met Brother, Say Jail Officials

    Yakub Memon, who was hanged on Thursday morning, wept when he met close relatives a day ago, say sources in Nagpur Central Prison in Maharashtra.

  • Yakub Memon's Family Sent Him Birthday Cake At Nagpur Jail

    Yakub Memon's Family Sent Him Birthday Cake At Nagpur Jail

    A birthday cake was reportedly sent to Yakub Memon inside Nagpur Central Prison at midnight. Memon, who turned 53 today, was hanged a little after 6.30 am, for his role in the 1993 blasts in Mumbai, India's deadliest terror attack.

  • Yakub Memon, Convicted for 1993 Blasts in Mumbai, Hanged in Nagpur Jail

    Yakub Memon, Convicted for 1993 Blasts in Mumbai, Hanged in Nagpur Jail

    Yakub Memon, convicted as "a driving spirit" for the 1993 blasts in Mumbai, was hanged a little before 7 am at Nagpur Central Prison. At 5 am, the Supreme Court had rejected his last-minute petition to stop his hanging after an unprecedented middle-of-the-night hearing.

  • Yakub Memon Hanged: Security Tightened Around His Mumbai Home

    Yakub Memon Hanged: Security Tightened Around His Mumbai Home

    As Yakub Memon, convicted of helping plan the 1993 blasts, was executed early this morning in a Nagpur jail, security was tightened around his home in Mumbai.

  • At 5 am, Supreme Court Says Yakub Memon to Hang

    At 5 am, Supreme Court Says Yakub Memon to Hang

    Yakub Memon will hang today at about 7 am for his role in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, ruled the Supreme Court at 5 am. For the first time ever, a hearing was held in the top court's premises in the middle of the night. Nagpur jail officials are now prepping for the execution of Memon, who turns 53 today.

  • Yakub Memon Case: Unprecedented 90-Minute Hearing in Middle of the Night

    Yakub Memon Case: Unprecedented 90-Minute Hearing in Middle of the Night

    In a first, the Supreme Court was opened for judges to hear at 3 am, the final plea against the execution of Yakub Memon for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case.

  • Yakub Memon to Hang, Rules Supreme Court: 10 Developments

    Yakub Memon to Hang, Rules Supreme Court: 10 Developments

    Yakub Memon will hang for his role in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, ruled the Supreme Court a little before 5 am today. For the first time ever, the top court was opened up in the middle of the night. Three judges heard a last-minute petition that said Memon cannot be executed for at least a week after his mercy plea is rejected.

  • President Should Not Allow Yakub Memon's Execution: Left

    President Should Not Allow Yakub Memon's Execution: Left

    Senior CPIM leader Prakash Karat today said President Pranab Mukherjee should exercise his "discretionary power" to stop the execution of Yakub Memon, convicted for the 1993 blasts in Mumbai which killed 257 people.

  • Yakub Memon Will be Woken at 3 am, Say Nagpur Jail Sources

    Yakub Memon Will be Woken at 3 am, Say Nagpur Jail Sources

    Yakub Memon, the only person to be sentenced to death for a series of bombings in Mumbai in 1993, is likely to be hanged early on Thursday morning. President Pranab Mukherjee has rejected his final plea for mercy, say sources.

  • Hang Yakub Memon, Demand Families of Those Who Died

    Hang Yakub Memon, Demand Families of Those Who Died

    The families of those who died in the 1993 Mumbai blasts had met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, demanding that Yakub Memon, on death row in the case, must be hanged. The outlook was bleak for Memon after President Pranab Mukherjee rejected Memon's mercy plea on Wednesday. Hours later, in a 5 am verdict, the Supreme Court, too, refuse...

  • 'We Induced Yakub Memon to Return to India': Former CBI Official

    'We Induced Yakub Memon to Return to India': Former CBI Official

    A secret deal with Yakub Memon was not struck to engineer his return to India, but the CBI did use all its contacts in Pakistan to "induce the Memons to believe that their safety lay in India," a top investigator has told NDTV.

  • My Name is Yakub Memon. I am Not a Terrorist

    My Name is Yakub Memon. I am Not a Terrorist

    After the serial blasts ripped through the city in 1993, a little-known Yakub Memon had fled to Dubai and a better-known Yakub Memon walked through the streets of Bhendi Bazaar, Dawood Ibrahim's neighbourhood, assuring voters that there was no connection between him and his namesake, who was being touted as one of the architects of the attack.

  • Yakub Memon Case: Supreme Court Asks Attorney General to Clarify Rules of Curative Plea

    Yakub Memon Case: Supreme Court Asks Attorney General to Clarify Rules of Curative Plea

    Uncertainty continued today over whether Yakub Memon, the sole 1993 Mumbai blasts convict on death row, will be hanged on July 30, with the Supreme Court asking Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi to clarify tomorrow the rules relating to curative petitions, the last judicial remedy in law.

  • Yakub Memon Did Not Talk of Surrender, Say Prosecutor, TADA Judge

    Yakub Memon Did Not Talk of Surrender, Say Prosecutor, TADA Judge

    As questions are being raised on whether the prosecution concealed certain "mitigating factors" that might have led to a lighter sentence for Yakub Memon, Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam has denied any knowledge of what transpired between him and the intelligence agencies when he was arrested in 1994.

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