Accident claim settled in six months in Thane, Rs 80 lakh compensated

A Motor Accident Claim Tribunal (MACT) at Thane court has passed a landmark decision and settled the claim of an accident victim`s family within a record time of six months.

Four acquitted in murder case for lack of evidence

Four persons, including a woman`s husband, father-in-law and two other relatives, have been acquitted by a local court for her murder and harassment for want of substantial evidence.

Eight charged with abduction of teenager acquitted by Thane court

Eight persons, who were tried in connection with alleged abduction of a 17-year-old college boy from Navi Mumbai in 2010, have been acquitted by a court here.

Thane court rejects plea of accused in Lahoria murder case

A Thane court has rejected the application for police protection sought by one of the accused in the infamous Lahoria murder case.

Thane building collapse: Corporator`s bail plea re

Additional Sessions Judge K R Warrier dismissed the bail application of corporator Hira Patil, in a case related to the Shilphata building crash which killed 74 and injured 60.

Man held for murdering woman in Thane

A 30-year-old man was arrested for allegedly killing a woman here, police said Monday.

Man held for driving minor girl to suicide

After being persistently harassed by her neighbour, a 15-year-old girl ended her life in neighbouring Thane district, police said Friday.

Court directs seizure of 3,000 cattle in Thane

A local court has directed the district police to seize nearly 3,000 cattle and hand them over to an organisation that protects them.

Court rejects plea on declaring advocate casteless

The district court here has dismissed
an application by city-based lawyer to declare him
casteless/religionless, thus putting to rest all the
speculations about decisions given by courts on unusual cases.

Give back sealed properties: Thane court to police

A Sessions Court in Thane has set
aside an order of the local magistrate and directed the police
to hand over two vacant shop spaces to the owner, which were
sealed by police following a cheating case by some other
occupants.

Thane court rejects cop`s bail plea in murder case

The bail plea of policeman, arrested
in connection with the murder of an 87-year-old man here, was
dismissed by a local court.