Samajwadi Party leader Mohammed Farooq Ghosi demanded that Raheen, the widow of hanged terrorist Yakub Memon, be nominated to the Rajya Sabha - leading to his being sacked as the Mumbai unit's vice president
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has taken note of the execution of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon while emphasising that he stands against the death penalty, his spokesperson said today. "We have taken note of what happened
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has taken note of the execution of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon while emphasising that he stands against the death penalty, his spokesperson said today.
Twitterati took to the micro-blogging site to express their individual views about the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts accused Yakub Memon's execution on Thursday
How Yakub Memon in a TV interview used the opportunity to tell the world that apart from Tiger Memon, the other Memons were decent, law-abiding citizens
Here is the chronology of the events in over 22-year-old case
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said he was "saddened" by 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's execution on Thursday.
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
The body of Yakub Memon, who was hanged at the Nagpur Central Jail here in Maharashtra early Thursday for the March 12, 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, has been taken for an autopsy
A day before being Yakub Memon is hanged, guard at Nagpur Jail tells mid-day that the convict told him that he was aware he was going to die and that only a miracle could save him
Even as you read this, Yakub Memon will likely be hanged at the Nagpur jail for his role in the 1993 serial blasts in Mumbai
The Supreme Court early on Thursday morning rejected the petition by the lawyers of 1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon seeking stay on the execution of his death sentence by 14 days
In yet another last ditch action, lawyers for Yakub Memon, facing execution on Thursday, moved the Supreme Court late on Wednesday seeking stay of his hanging after President Pranab Mukherjee rejected his mercy petition
After the rejection of death row convict Yakub A.R. Memon's pleas by the Supreme Court and the Maharashtra governor, the state government is gearing up to execute him at 7 a.m. on Thursday in Nagpur Central Jail (NCJ)
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi and senior advocate T R Andhyarujina today had heated exchanges at the fag end of the hearing on the plea of Yakub Abdul Razak Memon when the former questioned the latter's locus to argue the case, calling the convict a "traitor"
Maharashtra Governor C.V. Rao on Wednesday rejected death row convict Yakub Memon's plea for clemency, official sources said here
Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon, whose last-ditch effort to escape the noose at the Central Prison on his 53rd birthday was rejected by the Supreme Court, has not prepared any will so far, the convict's lawyer Anil Gedam
President Pranab Mukherjee sent the fresh mercy petition of 1993 Mumbai-blast accused Yakub Memon-filed on Wednesday as a last ditch attempt to escape the gallows-to the Home Ministry
Supreme Court dismissed 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts convict Yakub Memon's plea seeking a stay of his execution slated for July 30; mercy plea with President his last hope
Death row convict Yakub Memon has filed a plea with the president seeking commutation of his death sentence to life imprisonment, official sources said on Wednesday