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Andhadhun makers to adapt journalist Jigna Vora's prison memoir, Behind Bars in Byculla, for screen
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Andhadhun makers to adapt journalist Jigna Vora's prison memoir, Behind Bars in Byculla, for screen

Matchbox Pictures, the production house behind Sriram Raghavan's Andhadhun, has acquired the rights to Jigna Vora's book.

J Dey murder case: Bombay HC upholds acquittal of Jigna Vora, cites lack of direct evidence against former journalist
India

J Dey murder case: Bombay HC upholds acquittal of Jigna Vora, cites lack of direct evidence against former journalist

The high court took note of the special court's finding that recovery of various mobile phones and SIM cards owned by Vora and the relevant call detail records had failed to connect her directly to the case.

J Dey murder case: Chhota Rajan found guilty by special MCOCA court, journalist Jigna Vora acquitted
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J Dey murder case: Chhota Rajan found guilty by special MCOCA court, journalist Jigna Vora acquitted

Gangster Chhota Rajan has been found guilty by a special MCOCA court of the murder of journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. The court also found eight others guilty on Wednesday, while two, including journalist Jigna Vora, were acquitted

Journalist J Dey murder case: CBI files chargesheet against Chhota Rajan
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Journalist J Dey murder case: CBI files chargesheet against Chhota Rajan

The CBI on Friday filed its supplementary chargesheet against gangster Chhota Rajan in connection with the murder case of journalist J Dey at a special MCOCA court

Special jail cell, dialysis machine and a surprise meeting: Here's what Mumbai Police plans for Chhota Rajan upon his return
India

Special jail cell, dialysis machine and a surprise meeting: Here's what Mumbai Police plans for Chhota Rajan upon his return

The Mumbai police are determined to get Chhota Rajan’s custody and they have already made the necessary preparations.

J Dey murder case: MCOCA frames charges against 10 accused after 4 years
Mumbai

J Dey murder case: MCOCA frames charges against 10 accused after 4 years

A special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court in Mumbai on Monday framed charges against 10 accused, including arrested journalist Jigna Vora, in the journalist J Dey murder case of 2011.

Bombay HC grants bail to accused in J Dey murder case
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Bombay HC grants bail to accused in J Dey murder case

Bombay High Court today granted bail to Paulson Joseph, an alleged member of Chhota Rajan gang and accused in the murder of journalist Jyotirmoy Dey. Justice U V Bakre granted bail to Joseph on a personal bond of Rs 1 lakh

Court rejects bail plea of Rajan aide in JDey murder case
Mumbai

Court rejects bail plea of Rajan aide in JDey murder case

MCOCA court today rejected the bail application of Paulson Joseph, an alleged Chota Rajan aide, arrested in connection with the murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy Dey.

Journalist Jigna Vora gets bail in J Dey murder case
Mumbai

Journalist Jigna Vora gets bail in J Dey murder case

The former deputy bureau chief of the Asian Age was accused by the Mumbai police of instigating gangster Chhota Rajan to assassinate fellow journalist J Dey.

J Dey murder: Supplementary chargesheet filed against Vora, Sisodia
India

J Dey murder: Supplementary chargesheet filed against Vora, Sisodia

Fugitive underworld don Chhota Rajan is said to be behind the killing. Vora is accused of passing on key information like the number plate of Dey's motorcycle and his residential address to Chhota Rajan.

Questions remain a year after journalist J Dey's murder
Mumbai

Questions remain a year after journalist J Dey's murder

One year after the shocking murder of senior journalist J Dey many questions remained unanswered and many remain answered unconvincingly.

Mumbai cops stretched, yet they'll do more
Mumbai

Mumbai cops stretched, yet they'll do more

Morning news: Three years after 26/11, the city faces a 19% shortfall in the police force. Yet, police personnel have been asked to man the roads, especially on weekends.

If you don't follow Anna, roads to unfollow this Sunday
Mumbai

If you don't follow Anna, roads to unfollow this Sunday

While Anna fasts in New Delhi on 11 December, India Against Corruption will hold a vehicle rally from Shivaji Park to Azad Maidan, and other Mumbai news.

Mumbai police quiz cops, scribes in J Dey murder case
India

Mumbai police quiz cops, scribes in J Dey murder case

Mumbai crime branch officials have questioned two police officials and a couple of journalists in Ahmedabad.

J Dey murder: Police yet to trace emails sent by Jigna Vora
Mumbai

J Dey murder: Police yet to trace emails sent by Jigna Vora

Despite seizing Vora's laptop, cell phones, home computer and also a few computers used by her at her workplace, the police have found no emails or messages that were purportedly sent.

Slum dwellers in Mumbai will now be eligible for a house
Mumbai

Slum dwellers in Mumbai will now be eligible for a house

The state housing department has proposed that those settled prior to January 1, 1995 will be eligible for free houses, while those settled thereafter would be required to bear up to 50% of the construction cost.

Sacked politicians back in power post 26/11, a scribe behind J Dey's murder?
Mumbai

Sacked politicians back in power post 26/11, a scribe behind J Dey's murder?

Three years after 26/11, sacked politicians are back in power, while equally sad is the possibility that a journalist might have helped in the killing of another.

Senior woman journalist held for J Dey's murder
India

Senior woman journalist held for J Dey's murder

Jigna Vora, deputy bureau chief of English daily Asian Age, was arrested today as she played a role in the conspiracy hatched to murder J Dey, said Joint Police Commissioner (Crime) Himanshu Roy.