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.

Building collapses in Thane, relief work on

A five-storeyed building collapsed in Mumbra on Saturday morning. Officials said casualties are feared as the building - Banoo Apartments - housed 42 families.

Thane building collapse: 2 builders withdraw bail pleas

Two builders arrested in connection with the building collapse in Mumbra town in the district in April, which claimed 74 lives and left 62 injured, today withdrew their bail applications in a sessions court in Thane.

Officials denied bail in Thane building collapse case

A local court on Friday rejected the bail applications of four officials of Thane Municipal Corporation in a case related to last month`s building collapse in the district in which 74 persons were killed.

Court refuses bail to officials in Thane building

A local court on Friday rejected the bail applications of four officials of Thane Municipal Corporation.

Thane building collapse: Juniors being made scapegoats, say lawyers

The accused in the Thane building collapse case on Thursday argued before the local court that junior officers were being made scapegoats to shield the higher-ups.

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: Civic official arrested

With the arrest of a Deputy Municipal Commissioner of Thane Municipal Corporation on Wednesday night, the number of arrests in connection with the building collapse in Mumbra area has gone up to 22.

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.

Thane building collapse: Three builders, photographer arrested

Four more persons, including three co-owners of the construction firm, were on Monday arrested in connection with the building collapse in Thane, taking total number of arrests in case to 21.

FIR against 37 suspended Mumbai cops

An FIR was registered against 37 Mumbai policemen, suspended after an activist caught them on camera allegedly accepting bribes to turn a blind eye to an illegal structure in suburban Kurla, police said on Friday.

Thane building collapse: Another TMC official arrested

A suspended assistant municipal commissioner of the Thane Municipal Corporation was on Thursday arrested in connection with last week`s building collapse here in which 74 people were killed.

Unauthorised building collapses in Thane, at least ten dead

A seven story building collapsed in Thane on Thursday.