Monday, 8 August, 2022
TopicDawood Ibrahim

Topic: Dawood Ibrahim

NIA detains Chota Shakeel’s associate Salim Qureshi in Mumbai after raids at over 20 places

The central agency conducted raids at multiple locations in Mumbai and Thane linked to associates of Dawood Ibrahim. Qureshi is the husband of gangster Chota Shakeel's sister-in-law.

Shiv Sena claims MP Rana has underworld ties, took loan from financier ‘linked to Dawood gang’

Navneet Rana writes to Delhi Police chief, alleging that Sena MP Sanjay Raut made casteist remarks against her. She & her MLA husband were arrested by Mumbai Police Saturday.

‘If Malik knew Dawood, what were you doing for so long?’ Thackeray asks BJP on ally’s arrest

The Maharashtra CM dared the BJP to jail him after the ED froze assets of his brother-in-law.

ED arrests Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik in connection with ‘money laundering case’

The central opposition leader later said he was 'not scared', and that he would 'fight and win'.

ED raids residence of Dawood Ibrahim’s sister in connection with money laundering

Searches are being carried out by the Enforcement Directorate at several places linked to the people associated with the underworld in Mumbai, informed sources Tuesday.

‘Bomb vs hydrogen bomb’: Fadnavis links Nawab Malik to underworld, minister says will retaliate

BJP’s Fadnavis alleges NCP minister Nawab Malik bought land for a pittance from a 1993 Mumbai blasts convict and Dawood’s sister’s right-hand man. Malik says purchase was legal.

Pakistan’s ISI reviving Khalistan groups with D Company funds, Delhi Police says

Delhi Police officials say high-intensity serial blasts were planned across 6 metro cities and in other states, note that IEDs recovered from UP were 'similar' to those found in Punjab.

Why the 1997 Gulshan Kumar murder case remained stuck in two courts for two decades

Bombay HC last week upheld life term of Abdul Rauf Merchant, henchman of Dawood Ibrahim, and also overturned acquittal of Rauf's brother Abdul Rashid in Gulshan Kumar murder case.

A flop album, a call to the underworld, & a daylight killing — how Gulshan Kumar was murdered

Bombay HC brought some closure to the 1997 case Thursday as it upheld the life sentence to Abdul Rauf, a henchman of Dawood Ibrahim, and convicted his brother for killing Kumar.

Ravi Pujari — English-speaking don, ‘Preity Zinta fan’ in Mumbai Police custody after 25 yrs

Gangster Ravi Pujari was brought back to India over 25 years after he fled. He was intercepted at a barber’s shop at Dakar in Senegal in 2019. There are 49 cases registered against him.

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Opposition leaders protest outside Parliament | Representative image | ANI

Confused, aimless—why Opposition parties live up to Ronen Sen’s ‘headless chicken’ remark

From ‘compromising national security’ to 'playing havoc' with institutions, the Opposition continues to attack Modi while failing to reflect on own actions.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.


The Flying Dolphin — how a former Indian Navy submariner qualified as a commercial pilot 

Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the  Short-Service Commission. After that, his dreams took flight. 

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.