Navi Mumbai could be a parallel financial centre, says Chavan

Navi Mumbai is a bit better than Mumbai as far as its infrastructure development is concerned and it has the potential to become a parallel financial centre, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said here on Thursday.

Houses for 9,000 Maharashtra policemen soon after retirement

Around 9,000 police constables in Maharashtra would soon get a house of their own in adjoining Navi Mumbai after retirement.

Court to conduct inquiry into Pawar's `vote twice' remark

A court in Navi Mumbai has ordered an inquiry into the `vote twice' remark made by Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar in March 2014, just before the Lok Sabha elections.

35 Congress men detained for disrupting hospital inauguration

Thirty five Congress workers were on Monday detained after they allegedly disrupted the inauguration of a hospital which was to be done by NCP leader Ganesh Naik in Navi Mumbai, police said.

Navi Mumbai airport may be operational by December 2018

The first phase of the proposed new international airport in Navi Mumbai is expected to become operational by December 2018, an official said here Tuesday.

Congressmen burn effigy of Ramdev in Navi Mumbai, demand his arrest

Congressmen from Navi Mumbai on Wednesday burnt an effigy of yoga guru Baba Ramdev and demanded his arrest for his alleged derogatory remarks targeting Rahul Gandhi.

Abu Salem not "superhuman", not to be handcuffed: Court

Abu Salem, an accused in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, was extradited from Portugal on November 11, 2005, after a prolonged legal battle.

Police produce CDRs in HC in builder Loharia murder case

In keeping with a judicial order, police produced before the Bombay High Court `Call Data Records` of telephone talks purportedly held between senior police officers and some accused in the murder of Navi Mumbai builder Sunil Loharia.

Judge pulls up Navi Mumbai cop for delaying court proceedings

A judge hearing a multi-crore land scam case of Navi Mumbai has rapped a senior police official for delaying the court proceedings.

TADA court orders Abu Salem`s transfer back to Taloja jail

A designated TADA court on Tuesday directed the prisons department to transfer extradited gangster Abu Salem back to Taloja jail in Navi Mumbai from Thane jail where he has been lodged since November last year.

HC rejects bail plea of builder Bijlani in Loharia murder case

Bombay HC rejected the bail plea of builder Suresh Bijlani, accused in the murder of Navi Mumbai developer Sunil Loharia.

Police opposes builder Bijlani`s bail in Loharia murder case

Police on Saturday opposed the bail plea of builder Suresh Bijlani, accused in murder of Navi Mumbai developer Sunil Loharia, saying he was a threat to the son of the deceased.

Navi Mumbai set to host its first international film fest

Navi Mumbai, known as the satellite city to Mumbai, is set to host its first ever Film Festival named Navi Mumbai International Film Festival (NMIFF).

Builder Bijlani seeks bail in Sunil Loharia murder case

Real estate developer Suresh Bijlani, arrested in connection with murder of rival builder Sunil Loharia, has moved the Bombay High Court, seeking his release on bail.

FIR against man for offensive content on Facebook against NCP chief

FIR has been registered against man in Navi Mumbai for allegedly posting "offensive and humiliating" messages about NCP chief Sharad Pawar on a social networking site, police said on Friday.

NHRC issues notice to Maharashtra over missing children

NHRC issued notice to Maharashtra for not taking seriously cases of children who go missing in Navi Mumbai.

NHRC seeks reports on kids `going missing` from Navi Mumbai

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday sought reports from the Maharashtra government and police over large number of children allegedly going missing from Navi Mumbai.

41-yr-old man held for photographing Devlali Air Force station

But security there noticed his suspicious activities and took him into custody. He was later handed over to Devlali Camp police.

Death due to heart attack at job place is employment injury: HC

Death due to heart failure at work place amounts to employment injury, the Bombay High Court has held.

Many Bangladeshis work illegally in Navi Mumbai

The arrest of a Bangladeshi national in connection with murder of another Bangladeshi in Panvel, has once again raised questions on measures taken by police against foreign nationals working illegally in the city.