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Jan 25, 2017, 12:13 PM IST

BJP Mumbai MP Kirit Somaiya alleges mafia plot to kill him

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kirit Somaiya on Thursday alleged that an attempt was made on his life by gangsters and 'mafia agents' near his home in suburban Mulund two days ago.

Oct 13, 2016, 18:56 PM IST
Chhota Rajan fake passport case: Retd govt officer moves HC

Chhota Rajan fake passport case: Retd govt officer moves HC

The retd woman officer has sought quashing of the charges of cheating, forgery, criminal conspiracy under the IPC and Prevention of Corruption Act framed against her

Jun 28, 2016, 15:42 PM IST

Italy student crowdfunding PhD to fight mafia

An Italian student is appealing for the public to crowdfund his PhD research into the mafia so he can shed new light on organised crime on the streets of Naples where the powerful Camorra syndicate holds sway.

Sep 25, 2015, 14:48 PM IST
Diego Maradona says he wants to fight FIFA ''mafia''

Diego Maradona says he wants to fight FIFA ''mafia''

Argentine football great Diego Maradona said on Wednesday he wants to fight the "mafia" responsible for the corruption scandal that has rocked FIFA, but he stopped short of saying he wants to be th

Jul 30, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

Mafia, murderers and other malefactors: Sicily for policemen

With the Cosa Nostra (the original Mafia) in Sicily, the Camorra in Naples and the Campania region, the 'Ndrangheta in Calabria among others, Italy is a fertile source for crime fiction - especiall

Jul 26, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Japan to review tattoo ban

 The Japanese government will review a ban by Japanese traditional hot spring spas or "onsens" on foreign tourists with tattoos.

Jun 18, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Italy PM under fire as min probed in mafia migrant scandal

Italy's premier today rebuffed opposition demands that he sack a junior minister who is being investigated in a burgeoning scandal over mafia involvement in centres for newly-arrived migrants.

Jun 07, 2015, 06:08 AM IST
Reese Witherspoon is in charge of 'southern mafia'

Reese Witherspoon is in charge of 'southern mafia'

 Actress Reese Witherspoon has a close group of girlfriends who she calls her "southern mafia".

Apr 12, 2015, 11:31 AM IST

DNA: Man beaten to death in front of children in Delhi

A 38-year-old man was beaten to death in a road rage case near Turkman Gate in Delhi on Sunday night.

Also watch: Cop intercepts truck carrying sand, crushed to death in MP

Apr 07, 2015, 00:32 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh: Police constable run over by mafia's truck in Morena

In another atrocious act by sand mining mafia, a police constable was run over by a truck as he tried to intercept the van full of illegal sand in Madhya Pradesh's Morena.

Apr 05, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

Nine booked for illegal sand mining in Uttar Pradesh

Tightening the noose on illegal sand mining mafia, Kanpur district administration has filed an FIR against nine persons for their alleged involvement in such activities.

Apr 02, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

Resist local Mafiosi, seek honest jobs: Pope in Naples

Pope Francis, visiting Italy's impoverished south, has told Neapolitans to resist exploitation by Mafia dons and seek the dignity of honest work.

Mar 21, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

Crowds welcome Pope in mafia country

Tens of thousands of people on Saturday greeted Pope Francis as he headed deep into mafia territory, visiting jailbirds and the poor in Naples amid heightened security.

Mar 21, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

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Mar 19, 2015, 20:28 PM IST
Reports of underworld money in construction business being probed:  Devendra Fadnavis

Reports of underworld money in construction business being probed: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday stated in the Legislative Assembly here that his government was probing the intelligence inputs on the underworld money in real estate business in Mumbai.

Mar 17, 2015, 23:46 PM IST

Chargesheet against five over BJP leader's death

A chargesheet has been filled against five people including mafia don DP Yadav's cousin in connection with the murder of a local BJP leader last year, police said on Wednesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Ecuadorean satirist halts jokes after death threats

An Ecuadorean satirist, whose biting online political humour provoked the ire of President Rafael Correa, has announced that he's ceasing and desisting after receiving anonymous death threats.

Feb 21, 2015, 09:14 AM IST

Five mafia gang members executed in China

China on Monday executed five members of a mafia-style gang, including a mining tycoon with alleged links to disgraced ruling Communist Party leader Zhou Yongkang in connection with eight murders and for crimes like vandalism and gunrunning.

Feb 09, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Illegal mining gang fires at police team

Members of an illegal mining gang fired at a police team during a raid here near Naurangpur village on Friday night, which led to the seizure of a truck loaded with sand.

Nov 29, 2014, 21:49 PM IST