Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 19:55
A deputy village head and two others have been booked for allegedly gang-raping a woman in Palghar in 2011, police said.
Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 11:41
An elderly man was arrested for allegedly strangulating to death a woman in Wada taluka of the district, police said Friday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 11:27
One worker was feared dead and two others were injured after fire broke out in an industrial unit at Boisar here, District Control Room officials said on Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 20:51
Chief Minister Pritviraj Chavan on Friday inaugurated the new district Palghar, making it the 36th district of the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 12:48
A PIL has been filed in the Bombay High Court by a group of local political leaders and social activists opposing the Maharashtra government`s decision to bifurcate Thane district and carve out a new district with its headquarters at Palghar.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 23:44
Fighting great odds, a 16-year-old tribal boy has scored 54 per cent marks in his Class X exams, using his leg to write his answers as he has been without his arms since birth.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 15:04
Palghar is all set to be Maharashtra`s 36th district with the state cabinet today approving the long pending proposal to bifurcate Thane district.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 15:40
A number of Christian associations in once Portuguese enclave of Vasai in the district have extended their support to NDA nominee Chintaman Vanga who is in fray from Palghar Lok Sabha seat.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 23:27
The Bombay High Court directed Maharashtra government to file an affidavit stating what action it proposes to take against the police officials who arrested two girls from nearby Palghar district.
Last Updated: Friday, February 01, 2013, 12:54
A Palghar court has closed the case against the two girls, who were arrested for posting a comment on Facebook on the bandh after the death of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray on November 17 last year.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 08, 2013, 13:16
An all party rally was organised by the Palghar Zila Mukhyalaya Samiti to press for the demand of bifurcation of Thane district by January 26 this year.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 01, 2012, 18:10
An `unknown` enemy has attacked Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray and his children, by creating fake online accounts on social networking websites, forcing the party to seek police help.
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