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Man held for bid to kill wife in Maharashtra

Man held for bid to kill wife in Maharashtra

The accused told his neighbors that his wife had committed suicide, however, the deceased's parents alleged that the man used to harass and beat her, Varangaon's assistant police inspector Sachin

Sep 11, 2018, 16:07 PM IST
Man held for killing mother-in-law after quarrel in Thane

Man held for killing mother-in-law after quarrel in Thane

The victim, went to her son-in-law's home to inquire about her hearing and speech-impaired daughter, whom he was allegedly harassing, Thane police spokesperson Sukhada Narkar said.

Sep 11, 2018, 10:17 AM IST
Class 11 girl commits suicide for reservation to Maratha caste in Maharashtra

Class 11 girl commits suicide for reservation to Maratha caste in Maharashtra

Kishori left a note where she has mentioned that she was committing suicide for reservation to the Maratha caste. 

Sep 11, 2018, 09:40 AM IST
High taxes on fuel are to cover up huge blunder of demonetisation: MNS

High taxes on fuel are to cover up huge blunder of demonetisation: MNS

"The central government is trying to bring back the economy to normalcy after demonetisation by charging high taxes on fuels."

Sep 09, 2018, 13:14 PM IST
Yehi hai acche din: Shiv Sena puts up posters highlighting hike in fuel prices

Yehi hai acche din: Shiv Sena puts up posters highlighting hike in fuel prices

In Mumbai, the prices of petrol and diesel on Sunday are Rs 87.89 per litre diesel Rs 77.09 per litre respectively.

Sep 09, 2018, 09:34 AM IST
CBI arrests NDMC inspector for taking bribe; ACB arrests two officials in Aurangabad

CBI arrests NDMC inspector for taking bribe; ACB arrests two officials in Aurangabad

Reports of officials accepting bribe came from Delhi and Maharashtra where CBI and ACB respectively arrested the culprits.

Sep 07, 2018, 22:34 PM IST
17 dead in mishaps on Mumbai rail division of WR, CR: Cops

17 dead in mishaps on Mumbai rail division of WR, CR: Cops

A Right to Information plea filed by social activist Samir Zaveri, in 2017, had revealed that 3,014 people had died on the railway network of Mumbai division of WR and CR.

Sep 07, 2018, 15:49 PM IST
SC verdict on Article 377: LGBT members hold pride parade in Mumbai - WATCH

SC verdict on Article 377: LGBT members hold pride parade in Mumbai - WATCH

The Humsafar Trust has welcomed the historic SC ruling decriminalising gay sex in India.

Sep 06, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
Autorickshaw driver held for killing sister's lover in Thane

Autorickshaw driver held for killing sister's lover in Thane

On Sunday, the accused took the victim to an isolated spot where he allegedly beat him to death and then posed as if he had accidentally seen the deceased lying there, Thane police spokesperson

Sep 06, 2018, 12:04 PM IST
Koregaon-Bhima raids: 250 Twitter handles created to spread misinformation, claims police

Koregaon-Bhima raids: 250 Twitter handles created to spread misinformation, claims police

The Maharashtra Police report states that an elaborate online campaign was launched to highlight the Koregaon-Bhima violence at the international level.

Sep 05, 2018, 21:23 PM IST
Portion of Rajiv Gandhi bridge in Bhiwandi collapses, closed for vehicular traffic

Portion of Rajiv Gandhi bridge in Bhiwandi collapses, closed for vehicular traffic

A slab of the Rajiv Gandhi Flyover had developed cracks. 

Sep 05, 2018, 15:42 PM IST
Mumbai: Cracks on flyover in Thane; closed for vehicular traffic

Mumbai: Cracks on flyover in Thane; closed for vehicular traffic

Notably, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had travelled Monday on the bridge during his visit to the town to attend the 'Dahi Handi' festival.

Sep 05, 2018, 14:53 PM IST
Will kidnap the girl you love: Maharashtra BJP MLA Ram Kadam tells youngsters

Will kidnap the girl you love: Maharashtra BJP MLA Ram Kadam tells youngsters

Shiv Sena, NCP and several other parties have demanded the arrest of Ram Kadam.

Sep 04, 2018, 21:16 PM IST
Maharashtra: 856 detonators, 46 gelatine sticks seized in Raigad, two arrested

Maharashtra: 856 detonators, 46 gelatine sticks seized in Raigad, two arrested

The local police have arrested at two persons in this regard.

Sep 04, 2018, 19:59 PM IST
Mumbai: Fire breaks out in Malad West; no casualty

Mumbai: Fire breaks out in Malad West; no casualty

The blaze erupted in a commercial unit near Somwar Bazar in the Bombay Talkies industrial area around 11.30 am, he said.

Sep 04, 2018, 12:22 PM IST
Woman held for posing as cop to extort money in Thane

Woman held for posing as cop to extort money in Thane

The accused, Aparna Manohar Mohare, posed as a policewoman and contacted the 20-year-old victim, claiming that an offense of kidnapping and theft was registered against the latter at the Kalyan

Sep 04, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Gauri Lankesh murder accused was in touch with accused in Narendra Dabholkar case: ATS to court

Gauri Lankesh murder accused was in touch with accused in Narendra Dabholkar case: ATS to court

Mumbai, Sep 3 (PTI) The Maharashtra police told a city court on Monday that former Shiv Sena corporator Shrikant Pangarkar, arrested in the arms haul case, was in touch with an accused who is in

Sep 04, 2018, 07:30 AM IST
In a first of its kind initiative, 'Dahi Handi' organised for visually-impaired people in Mumbai

In a first of its kind initiative, 'Dahi Handi' organised for visually-impaired people in Mumbai

In a first of its kind initiative, a competitive 'Dahi Handi' festival was organised in Mumbai for the visually-challenged people on Janmashtami.

Sep 04, 2018, 07:27 AM IST
Bhima Koregaon violence: Court grants 90-day extension to Pune Police for filing chargesheet

Bhima Koregaon violence: Court grants 90-day extension to Pune Police for filing chargesheet

The Pune Police had on Saturday filed an application in a Pune court, requesting a deadline extension regarding filing the chargesheet.

Sep 02, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon violence: Pune Police file application in court, seek more time to file chargesheet

Bhima Koregaon violence: Pune Police file application in court, seek more time to file chargesheet

In a media briefing on Friday, the police had released details of seized letters related to five activists arrested in June in connection with the violence.

Sep 01, 2018, 17:28 PM IST