Maharashtra ATS nabs two top Maoist leaders

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad has nabbed two top Maoist leaders from a hospital on the outskirts of Pune, an official said on Saturday.

26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare's wife Kavita cremated

The mortal remains of Kavita Karkare, wife of slain ATS chief Hemant Karkare, were on Tuesday cremated at Worli in south Mumbai, a day after she died at a city hospital following brain haemorrhage.

Pune blast: IED had chemicals and shrapnels, no RDX, says ATS

The bomb that exploded in Pune last week was made by mixing ammonium nitrate with potassium chlorate and small ball bearings were used as shrapnels to inflict injuries, but there was no gelatin or RDX in it, Maharashtra ATS said.

Suspected in 13/7 blast, hawala operator arrested

An alleged hawala operator, suspected to be involved in the July 13, 2011 Mumbai triple blasts, was arrested after being picked up from Goa airport, Maharashtra ATS said today.

Malegaon blast accused Lt Col Purohit writes to PM for justice

Malegaon blast accused Lt Col Shrikant Purohit has written a letter to PM claiming that the almost six-year-old case against him was "fabricated" by the Maharashtra ATS.

German Bakery blast case: Yasin Bhatkal in judicial custody

Yasin Bhatkal, a founder of terrorist organisation Indian Mujahideen, who is also a prime accused in the German Bakery blast case here, was remanded in a 14-day judicial custody by a special court here for a test identification parade.

Rakesh Maria takes charge as Mumbai Police Commissioner

Senior IPS officer Rakesh Maria, who was heading the Maharashtra ATS, on Sunday took charge as Mumbai Police Commissioner.

13/7 blasts: Yasin Bhatkal planned to blow up police van in Dadar

Indian Mujahideen`s Yasin Bhatkal who is behind bars in July 13, 2011 blasts planned to blow up police van in Dadar, but could not as it moved away by the time he reached there, Maharashtra ATS said.

Ex-ATS cop sentenced to 2-year jail term in bribery case

A former police inspector attached to the Maharashtra ATS was on Monday convicted in a bribery case by a special Prevention of Corruption Act court and sentenced to two years` imprisonment in a bribery case.

Quatil`s case: Bombay High Court takes up petition of family

The mysterious death of Quatil Siddiqui, suspected to be a terrorist of banned Indian Mujahideen, has returned to haunt ATS of Maharashtra Police.

Shinde rejects probe into police investigation in German Bakery blast

In wake of controversy over Himayat Baig, sentenced to death in German Bakery blast, Shinde said ATS might have gathered evidence on his involvement.

IM has a second module led by Mirza Shadab Baig, reveals Yasin Bhatkal

Yasin Bhatkal, the co-founder of Indian Mujahideen (IM) who was arrested recently, has reportedly revealed during a grilling session that the militant outfit has split in the recent past.

Maha bus explosion case: Cops rule out terror angle

Though the cause of Friday`s explosion inside a state transport bus at Nalegav village in Latur district was yet to be ascertained, preliminary investigations have ruled out any terror angle, said Maharashtra ATS.

Maharashtra ATS arrests two alleged Kabir Kala Manch members

Two members of the Pune-based cultural group Kabir Kala Manch (KKM), alleged to be Maoists, were arrested on Tuesday after they surrendered to the police, the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) said.

HC notice to ATS against Jundal`s solitary confinement

Bombay HC issued notices to ATS and Arthur Road Jail authorities seeking their response to a petition filed by Abu Jundal against his confinement.

Attacked RTI activist hospitalised with head injuries

A 20-year-old youth attacked and injured local social worker and RTI activist Digambar Pajgade (52), a resident of local Jamankar Nagar on Tuesday morning, with a lethal weapon.

DCP accidentally pulled trigger; not a suicide: Wife tells cops

The probe also suggested that the DCP was not under stress due to work , police said adding that the officer`s behaviour also had no indications to the family that he might take such an extreme step.

Maharashtra ATS DCP accidentally pulled trigger; not a suicide: Wife

In a twist, the widow of the senior police official with Maharashtra ATS has claimed that her husband did not commit suicide.

Hyderabad blasts: Maharashtra ATS to coordinate in blast probe

A Maharashtra ATS team, involved in Pune explosion probe, is in the Andhra Pradesh capital to coordinate with investigators probing the Hyderabad twin blasts, which is suspected to be the handiwork of Indian Mujahideen (IM).

Pune blasts accused innocent, says his family

The family members of Bunty Jahangirdhar, the latest suspect to be arrested for the last year`s serial blasts in Pune, have claimed he is innocent.