Free Press Journal
  • INX Media case: Met P Chidambaram to seek approval for foreign proposals worth Rs 300 crore, says Indrani Mukerjea

    New Delhi: Indrani Mukerjea, who once owned the television company INX, which is at the core of the CBI case against Karti Chidambaram, has told the Enforcement Directorate that she and husband Peter Mukerjea had met former Union Minister P Chidambaram to seek government approval for foreign investment proposals worth around Rs. 300 crore, reports NDTV.

  • Peter Mukerjea, Indrani Mukerjea questioned in INX Media case

    Mumbai: The CBI today quizzed former media baron Peter Mukerjea and his wife Indrani Mukerjea, both of whom are in jail in the Sheena Bora murder case, in connection with a case related to the affairs of INX Media.

  • Indrani’s charges an attempt to ‘wriggle out’: Peter Mukerjea

    Mumbai: Former media baron Peter Mukerjea today told a trial court here that his wife and co-accused Indrani Mukerjea’s allegation that he may have played a role in Sheena Bora’s disappearance appeared to be a “desperate attempt by her to wriggle out of the situation”.

  • Sheena case: Court refuses to give case diary to Peter

    Mumbai: The special CBI court hearing the Sheena Bora murder case today rejected an application filed by former media baron Peter Mukerjea, one of the accused, seeking case diary from the Khar police station.

  • INX media case: Supreme Court to hear case involving Karti Chidambaram

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday will continue hearing the case against former union minister P. Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram, who is alleged to have done irregularities in the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance for INX media. The FIR lodged by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), on May 15, alleged that Karti illegally took service charges for getting the FIPB clearance when his father P. Chidambaram was the finance

  • Arthur Road jail: Another disaster waiting to happen

    Mumbai: Arthur Road Jail, which houses the most notorious criminals, is in a dilapidated condition with disaster waiting to happen. The inmates have complained that the ceilings of all the 14 cells have developed deep cracks and the slabs are likely to collapse anytime. A senior official of Maharashtra Prisons Authority told the Free Press Journal that the ‘Anda cell,’ which is bomb and bullet-proof barrack constructed to house 26/11

  • Sheena Bora case: CBI may challenge High Court order on cop’s statement

    Mumbai: The CBI today said it was contemplating moving the Supreme Court in the Sheena Bora murder case challenging the Bombay High Court order which said that the policeman, who questioned accused-turned-approver Shyamvar Rai, was not an independent witness.

  • Would have finished trial in 2-3 months, says Sheena Bora case judge after transfer

    Mumbai: “Co-operate with the new judge, take care of your health and finish the trial fast” — this was the special CBI judge’s parting advise to the three accused in the sensational Sheena Bora murder trial here after he informed them about his transfer. Special Judge H S Mahajan, who has been transferred to Aurangabad sessions court, said that had he continued in the case, he would have finished the trial in

  • Indrani Mukerjea asks for bank statements

    Mumbai : Prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case Indrani Mukerjea, lodged at jail, has reportedly asked her lawyer to get her three copies of State Bank of India statements of her accounts in New Delhi and Mumbai.

  • Sheena Bora murder was under wraps for three years: Rakesh Maria

    Mumbai: In a startling disclosure a day before he retires from the police force, IPS officer Rakesh Maria said “influential and wealthy people” suppressed the Sheena Bora murder — in which her mother Indrani Mukerjea and former media baron Peter Mukerjea are among those arrested — for three years.

  • Mumbai: Peter Mukerjea seeks laptop in prison to write autobiography

    Mumbai: Former media baron Peter Mukerjea, arrested in Sheena Bora murder case with his wife Indrani, today filed an application in the CBI court here seeking permission to use a laptop in the prison so he could write his autobiography.

  • Mumbai CBI opposes bail for Peter Mukerjea

    Mumbai: The CBI today opposed the bail petition filed by former media baron Peter Mukerjea in the Bombay High Court, saying that he was one of the conspirators in the Sheena Bora murder case.

  • Sheena murder: Peter Mukerjea pins blame on ‘highly ambitious’ Indrani

    Mumbai: Former media honcho Peter Mukerjea, an accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, moved a fresh bail plea before the special CBI court calling the allegations levelled against him in the case as ‘false, baseless and unbelievable’ and also putting the onus on his wife Indrani, saying that she was highly ambitious and was willing to go to any lengths for that.