Youth held for kidnap, rape of teenaged relative in Thane

A 25-year-old man was arrested Tursday for allegedly abducting and raping the minor daughter of a relative in Mira Road area of Thane, police said.

At least 50 villages marooned in Thane after heavy rains

Nearly 50 villages in the district have been cut-off from the tehsil headquarters and two bridges remained submerged as heavy rains continued to lash Thane Wednesday.

Four of family hurt in ceiling collapse in Thane

Four members of a family, including two children, were injured when the ceiling of their house collapsed in Mumbra township of Thane district Wednesday morning.

Youth held for raping minor girl in Thane

A youth was arrested for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl living in his neighbourhood in a slum area of the city, police said Monday.

Three Thane hoteliers booked for child labour, 4 boys rescued

Four minor boys, who were employed as workers at three different hotels at Mira-Bhyander in the district, were rescued and cases of child labour were registered against the hotel owners, police said Wednesday.

Man strangles son to death in Thane, arrested

A 30-year-old brick kiln worker allegedly attacked his six-year-old son with a sickle and then strangled him to death in Bhiwandi here, police said on Thursday

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.

NCP office bearer shot at in Thane

A local NCP leader was Tuesday shot at by four unidentified persons in Badlapur town here, leaving him seriously injured, police said.

Man killed in attack in Thane

A 32-year-old man died after he was allegedly attacked by a group of people, following an altercation between him and a rickshaw driver over the fare at Jambhulpada in the district, police said Thursday.

`Thane district division put off for technical reason`

Even as the proposal to bifurcate Thane district was to come into effect from Wednesday, Thane Guardian Minister Ganesh Naik said it could not take place due to "technical reasons" but will "surely happen" in future.

Teenage girl dumps newborn to die in Thane

A teenage girl has been booked for allegedly concealing the birth of her child and leaving him to die in the tribal dominated Mokhada taluka of the district.