Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai: Sheena Bora’s exhumation video missing from court records

    Mumbai: A Compact Disc (CD) containing the video footage of exhumation of Sheena Bora’s body is said to have gone missing from the court records. This is a critical piece of evidence of the site where Sheena’s body was burnt and the remains disposed of. If the CD is not found it may dilute the case of the prosecution.

  • 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.

  • Given details on Karti Chidambaram’s possible foreign transactions, assets: CBI

    New Delhi: The CBI today told the Supreme Court that it has furnished details in a sealed cover on the probe in a corruption case about “possible transactions” in foreign countries and 25 alleged offshore properties of Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram.

  • Sheena Bora murder case: Wasn’t scared when plot to kill was hatched, says Shyamvar Rai

    Mumbai: Accused turned approver in the high-profile Sheena Bora case, Shyamvar Rai, on Monday revealed that he was not ‘scared’ when he gave his assent to Indrani for killing Sheena. He also told the special court that he had agreed to execute the plan to kill Sheena, the very first time Indrani had called him from London.

  • Sheena Bora death: Shyamvar Rai’s initial probe not basis of case, says CBI

    Mumbai: The prosecution in the Sheena Bora murder case on Friday said that the preliminary statements of co-accused-turned-approver Shyamvar Rai, which were recorded just after his arrest, cannot be made a part of the murder case. However, the special CBI court has directed the Khar police that recorded these statements, to place on record, all the original documents pertaining to the Sheena Bora case.

  • Sheena Bora murder: Court asks for Shyamvar Rai’s police statement

    Mumbai: A special CBI court in Mumbai which is hearing the Sheena Bora murder case today directed the central agency and the Mumbai Police to produce original statement of accused-turned-approver Shyamvar Rai, former driver of the prime accused Indrani Mukerjea.

  • Mumbai: Indrani Mukherjea’s lawyer cross-examines driver

    Mumbai: Co-accused-turned-approver in the Sheena Bora murder case Shyamvar Rai was on Friday cross-examined by his former boss Indrani Mukherjea through a counsel. Rai, who spilled the beans in the the murder case, accepted that he does not understand English but interestingly made his plea for confessing crime in English.

  • Mumbai: Driver tells court Indrani killed daughter Sheena Bora

    Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea’s driver Shyamvar Rai, co-accused, witness and approver in the Sheena Bora murder case, told the court on Friday that his employer had told him that she would kill Sheena Bora and her step-son Mikhail.

  • Mumbai: Indrani Mukherjea to be quizzed over Shetye death

    Mumbai: The prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case Indrani Mukherjea will be interrogated in connection with the death of Manjula Shetye, an inmate of Byculla women’s prison, Minister of State for Home Dr Ranjit Patil told the state Legislative Assembly here on Friday.
    Patil, who was replying to a calling to attention motion, also assured the house that stern action will be taken against the doctor of the JJ Hospital’s Casualty Department, who

  • CBI summons Karti Chidambaram in corruption case

    New Delhi: The CBI on Wednesday issued summons to Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, in its ongoing probe against him in a corruption case, an official said.

  • Charges against prison staff too light: Indrani Mukherjea

    Mumbai: Indrani Mukherjea, the prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, on Tuesday informed a special court that the Nagpada police has registered only a Non Cognisable (NC) complaint in the Byculla jail assault case. This comes after the court had directed the police officials to record Indrani’s statements and act in accordance with the law.

  • Manjula Shetye’s death in Byculla Jail: 10 brutal developments in the case

    40-year-old inmate Manjula Shetye, who died in Byculla Jail, has been in news for quite sometimes now. The news of her death caught media attention after Indrani Mukerjea’s alleged involvement in the riots in the prison. Shocking details are emerging in connection with the death of Byculla prison inmate Shetye. The FIR in this case has revealed that Manjula was assaulted and that even that lathi was inserted in her private parts.

  • Indrani Mukerjea did have injuries on arms: Medical report

    Mumbai: Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea’s allegation of being beaten up by Byculla prison officials does seem to be true. According to the senior medical officer of the JJ Hospital she did have injuries on her arms and legs which were in all likelihood caused by a blunt weapon.