Woman raped by father-in-law in Maharashtra

A 30-year-old woman was allegedly raped by her father-in-law here after which he was roughed up by locals prompting him to flee his village Nikha-Gaotanpada, police said on Monday.

Dalit brothers thrashed for opposing remarks against BR Ambedkar

Three Dalit brothers were allegedly thrashed by a mob after they objected to their derogatory remarks against Dr BR Ambedkar in Virar area here in early hours on Monday, police said.

Minor raped, 4 youths held in Phalgar

A 14-year-old girl from the district was allegedly raped repeatedly by four youths on different occasions following which she became pregnant, police said today.

Man killed, set afire by roommate in Palghar

A 32-year-old man was brutally killed and later allegedly set afire by his room-mate in Majilis Pada village here, police said today.

Three killed in rain-related incidents in Thane, Palghar

Three persons have died in rain- related incidents in Thane and Palghar districts, lashed by heavy downpour in the last two days, police said on Wednesday.

Decomposed body found floating in Vaitarna river

A highly-decomposed body of a man aged around 30, was found floating in the Vaitarna river here, police said on Thursday.

Elderly woman killed in Maharashtra over property dispute

A 60-year-old woman was allegedly murdered by her nephew and his wife over a property dispute in Vikramgad taluka here, police said on Thursday.

Man arrested for allegedly harassing a school principal in Palghar

 A 25-year-old man from Tarapur in the district was arrested by the district rural police for allegedly molesting a school principal, a police official said here on Tuesday.

Pregnant woman, three other killed in road accident in Maharashtra

Four women, including a pregnant one, were killed when the latter was being taken to a hospital, in Manor near here, police said Monday.

Man beats wife to death in Maharashtra

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly beaten to death by her husband, following which the accused has been arrested, police said on Monday.

Man arrested for allegedly molesting a lady police constable

 A 26-year-old man from Dahanu was arrested late last night by the district police for alleged molesting a lady police constable, a police official said here today.

Teenage girl raped in Maharashtra

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an unidentified man who kidnapped her from a function in Talasari village, police said on Tuesday.

11 killed in road accident near Mumbai on NH8

In a tragic accident, eleven persons dies and 15 other were injured after a a bus and a minibus collided on NH8 in Palghar district of Maharashtra on Monday.

Irked over ignoring his calls, co-worker stabs woman to death in Maharashtra

A 30-year-old married woman was allegedly stabbed to death by her male co-worker after she refused to pay heed to his constant demands to meet him and interact on telephone, police said.

Man beaten up, looted by four cops in Palghar

A 30-year-old man was allegedly beaten up and looted of Rs 25,000 by four policemen, an official said on Monday.

Gardening contractor held for raping teenager in Palghar

A 45-year-old gardening contractor from Wada taluka was arrested today for allegedly raping a teenage girl working as a labourer, police said.

Accused in robbery attempt case tries to end life in Palghar

An accused in a robbery attempt case tried to allegedly commit suicide while he was being taken to police station after medical check up here, police said Tuesday.

Youth rapes minor girl in Maharashtra

A teenaged girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Waliv village here, police said.

70 pc migrant kids in Thane, Palghar deprived of education: Survey

Nearly 70 per cent of migrant children in Maharashtra's Thane and Palghar districts are deprived of education, according to a survey.

Debt-ridden farmer ends life in Palghar

A 56-year-old debt-ridden farmer from Wada taluka here committed suicide after being unable to repay his crop loan, police said Monday.