Maha girl repeatedly raped, gets pregnant

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man for about a year following which she became pregnant, police said on Wednesday.

Maharashtra: Minor girl repeatedly raped, gets pregnant

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man for about a year following which she became pregnant, police said on Wednesday.

One killed in boiler explosion

One person was on Saturday killed and three others critically injured after a boiler exploded in an industrial scrap godown in Mumbra near here, police said.

Rahul Gandhi`s effigy burnt on the eve of his visit to Thane

A group of miscreants burnt the effigy of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in Mumbra on Wednesday, on the eve of his visit to Thane district.

HC gives bail to corporator in Thane building crash case

Bombay High Court has granted bail to NCP Corporator Hira Patil, charged with accepting bribe from a builder to allow him to construct seven-storey illegal building in Thane that collapsed killing 74.

20 accused in Mumbra collapse get judicial custody till Dec 2

Twenty accused in the Shil-Phata building collapse in Mumbra this year, have been remanded to judicial custody till December 2 by a local court here.

TMC launches survey of properties in Mumbra using GIS

A spate of incidents of building collapse in the district in the recent past has prompted the Thane Municipal Corporation to carry out a survey of properties in Mumbra township by using Geographic Information System.

World-class Islamic Study Centre to come up in Mumbra

Mumbra township, which is located around 15 km from Mumbai, has a population of around one million, of which 80 percent are Muslims.

Mumbra house collapse: Court rejects bail plea of arrested

With the exception of two accused, a local court Thursday rejected bail applications of all those held in connection with the Shil-Phata building collapse case in Mumbra, which claimed as many as 74 lives in April.

Thane building collapse: Ten dead, 14 injured

The 35-year-old three-storey `Shakuntala` building, situated at Bazarpeth in Mumbra area of Thane district, collapsed when the residents were fast asleep.

Mumbra building crash: Thane engineer`s bail plea rejected

Special Judge hearing the Mumbra building crash again rejected the bail plea of Thane Municipal Corporation Deputy Engineer Ramesh Inamdar.

Thane building crash case: Two get bail

A local court on Saturday granted bail to two persons in the Mumbra building crash case.

Thane civic officer given custody till May 4

The Deputy Municipal Commissioner of Thane civic body Srikant Sarmokadam arrested in connection with Mumbra building crash was Thursday remanded to police custody till May 4 by a special court here.

Thane building collapse: 21 accused remanded in judicial custody

As many as 21 accused, including builders and officers of Thane Municipal Corporation, arrested in connection with collapse of building at Mumbra, were remanded in judicial custody till May 3.

Maharashtra CM assures sympathetic view of residents of illegal buildings

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan has assured to take a "sympathetic view" of those who will be displaced during the ongoing drive of razing structures in Thane.

Thane police arrest ex-corporator for receiving money to shield illegal structure

Siddeshwar Kammurti was arrested from his residence in Bhiwandi after he demanded the sum from builder Kaimuddin Isamuddin Shaikh.

Thane building collapse: `Civic officials were bribed`

Three days after a seven-storey building collapsed in Thane, police revealed some shocking information.

Building collapse: NCP corporator arrested, police say builders paid bribes

An NCP corporator was among the five people held on Sunday in the building collapse bringing to nine the total number of arrests.

Thane: Girl jumps out of auto to foil molestation bid

A teenaged girl jumped out of a moving autorickshaw to save herself from the clutches of three men, who allegedly tried to molest and kidnap her in Mumbra township of neighbouring Thane district, police said today.

Hindu group opposes controversial preacher Zakir Naik

A local Hindu group has come out strongly against the police decision to allow Zakir Naik to speak in the communally sensitive Mumbra township.