Man beaten to death over minor issue in Thane district

A 30-year-old tribal from Khamgaon village in Shahapur taluka of the district was beaten to death by another villager following a argument over a minor issue, police said on Monday.

Mob attacks police party, five injured in Maha

Five policemen were injured here, one of them seriously, when hundreds of locals attacked the personnel while staging a road blockade over frequent power cuts.

Murder accused dies in police custody in Maharashtra

An accused in a murder case, who was arrested on Saturday, has died in police custody here.

11-year-old domestic help tortured, trader arrested in Maharashtra

In a shocking case, a 11-year-old domestic help was badly beaten up, kept starving for days and forcefully fed chillies allegedly by a local trader and his wife.

Woman strangulated to death in Thane; Rs 7 lakh cash stolen

A 58-year-old woman was found strangled to death here after armed robbers attacked her and allegedly stole Rs 7 lakh from her residence, police said on Saturday.

Bank official, 2 others held for theft from dead NRI`s account

A debt-ridden executive of a reputed private bank and his two accomplices have been arrested for allegedly stealing Rs 49 lakh from the account of a dead NRI since November last year, police said on Tuesday.

Ambulance driver sentenced to death for killing doctor in Maha

Observing that it was the rarest of the rare offence, a sessions court today awarded death sentence to an ambulance driver for brutally killing a woman doctor last year in a post mortem room with the help of his two associates in order to steal her jewellery.

Police hunt for man who killed wife and dumped body in Maha

Police are on lookout for a man who allegedly killed his young wife and dumped her body in Malshej ghat in this district.

Four given benefit of doubt in murder case; acquitted by HC

Giving the benefit of doubt, the Bombay High Court has acquitted four persons who had robbed two persons of their belongings near Vashi Railway Station at knife point and fatally injured one of them.

Man arrested for poisoning wife to death in Maha

A 30-year-old man was arrested for allegedly poisoning his wife to death, police said on Sunday.

Harassed by female cop friend, youth commits suicide in Nashik

A 25-year-old youth, who was scheduled to get married on Sunday, allegedly committed suicide after a woman with whom he had friendship, pressurised him to either tie the knot with her or pay her Rs three lakh, police said.