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  • Sheena murder case: Accused to be charged by mid-January

    Mumbai : After hearing arguments from all the three accused in the Sheena Bora case, the special court for Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) is likely to frame charges against Indrani, Sanjeev Khanna and Peter Mukerjea on January 17.

  • Sheena Bora murder case: Indrani Mukherjea wants to translate Gita

    Mumbai: Following on the footsteps of Peter Mukherjea who wants to pen a jail memoir, his wife Indrani spoke of women’s emancipation and their rights, and expressed a desire to publish a book of 700 sanskrit shlokas translated into English.

  • Mumbai: CBI begins arguments in Sheena Bora murder case

    Mumbai: After a long delay, the Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) on Monday commenced its arguments for framing charges against all the three accused in the Sheena Bora murder case. The agency presented arguments on the role of Indrani and her ex-husband Sanjeev Khanna, with Peter’s involvement to be taken up on Tuesday.

  • Peter Mukerjea plans to pen autobiography in prison

    Mumbai: Jail inspires inmates to write their diaries or sometimes even a book based on their experiences. First Gregory David Roberts wrote ‘Shantaram’ and now the writing bug has bitten former media baron Peter Mukherjea. Peter, who is lodged in the Arthur Road jail since November last year, has requested the special court to allow him to use a laptop to pen down his experiences in jail. He also wishes to make public his

  • 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.

  • Sheen Bora Murder case: Peter, Indrani counsels rapped for case delay

    Mumbai: The special Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) court on Tuesday directed the agency to file a reply in response to an application moved by Peter Mukherjea, accused in the Sheena Bora case. He has sought the statements of accused-turned-approver Shyamvar Rai, which were initially recorded by the Khar Police.

  • Bombay High court rejects Peter’s bail petition

    Mumbai: In a major setback to former media baron Peter Mukherjea, the Bombay High Court while rejecting his bail plea has relied more on the statements of driver Shyamvar Rai.

  • Bombay HC grants Peter Mukherjea access to secret witness’ statement

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday directed Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) to hand over the statement copies of a ‘secret’ witness, to all the accused in the Sheena Bora case. The court, however, directed the agency to prune certain parts from the witness’ statements.

  • Mumbai: CBI’s secret witness at centre of Sheena trial

    Agency delays framing charges against Peter Mukherjea in Sheena Bora murder case to avoid revealing statements of its secret witness citing safety and security of the person; next hearing set on Thursday

  • Rakesh Maria was ‘promoted’, not sacked: Devendra Fadnavis

    Mumbai: Over a year after Rakesh Maria was removed as Mumbai police chief, reportedly for taking “too much interest” in the Sheena Bora murder case, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said the high-profile officer was “promoted” a bit early to “avoid controversies”.

  • Sheena case: Court asks CBI to expedite the trial

    Mumbai : With the directions from the special designated court, the CBI is likely to start framing charges against all the accused in the high profile murder mystery of Sheena Bora, on September 13. While directing the agency to frame charges, special Judge HS Mahajan specifically said that he will ‘expedite’ the trial. The directions came close on the heels of the leaking of ‘tapes’, which have gone viral on some news media