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Thane man gets 10 years in jail for assaulting, raping waitress

Thane man gets 10 years in jail for assaulting, raping waitress

A local court has convicted a 33-year-old man of assaulting and raping a waitress in 2016 and sentenced him to ten years rigorous imprisonment.

Dec 08, 2017, 12:36 PM IST
Missing woman cop case: Senior police official held

Missing woman cop case: Senior police official held

A Thane police inspector was arrested on Thursday under the charge of kidnapping a married woman police official who went missing from neighbouring Navi Mumbai 19 months ago.

Dec 07, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
6-year-old girl raped in creche, owner's husband booked in Thane

6-year-old girl raped in creche, owner's husband booked in Thane

The girl's mother works in a factory in the district and would drop her daughter at the child care centre, run by a woman, in Vasai before leaving for her workplace.

Nov 28, 2017, 22:59 PM IST

Maharashtra: Veterinary medicines sold for human use; 4 persons, drug unit booked

The police have registered offences against four persons, a medical shop and a Delhi-based drug manufacturing unit for alleged sale and purchase of veterinary medicines for human use, an official said on Tuesday.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

Thane: Three held for Rs 6.92 cr fraud in cooperative bank

The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Thane police has arrested three persons in connection with the alleged fraud worth over Rs 6 crore in a cooperative bank here, police said on Friday. 

Nov 10, 2017, 10:48 AM IST
WATCH: Roadside eatery owner throws hot oil on customers who complained of bad service

WATCH: Roadside eatery owner throws hot oil on customers who complained of bad service

An owner of a Maharashtra roadside eatery threw hot oil on a customer after he complained about the food service.

Nov 09, 2017, 14:55 PM IST
Thane: 6-year-old girl molested inside school toilet, accused arrested

Thane: 6-year-old girl molested inside school toilet, accused arrested

Thane, Oct 13 (PTI) A six-year-old girl was allegedly molested by a sanitation worker in the toilet of a school in Kalyan town here and the accused has been arrested, police said.

Oct 13, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

Thane: 35 illegal VoIP telephone exchanges busted, 26 arrested

As many as 35 illegal VoIP telephone exchanges were raided and at least 26 people arrested at several locations in the Bhiwandi township here, a police officer has said.

Oct 11, 2017, 11:16 AM IST

Auto driver tries to abduct, molest two sisters; booked

According to the complaint, one of the sisters aged 13 was along with her elder sister (16), came to a hotel where their mother was working, to meet her for some work

Oct 07, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
Ex-mortuary employee who conducted over 40,000 autopsies awarded in Thane

Ex-mortuary employee who conducted over 40,000 autopsies awarded in Thane

A 62-year-old man, who formerly worked with the mortuary section of the Thane District Civil Hospital and said to have conducted over 40,000 autopsies during his service, was honoured with 'Thane Bhushan' award here.

Oct 05, 2017, 12:11 PM IST
Iqbal Kaskar, two others sent to judicial custody

Iqbal Kaskar, two others sent to judicial custody

Earlier, police had sought their custody to probe the involvement of absconding mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar in the extortion racket run by his younger brother, Iqbal Kaskar, since 2013.

Oct 01, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

Police custody of Iqbal Kaskar, two others extended by four days

Police accused Kaskar and his associates, who were picked up late on September 18, of threatening a prominent realtor of Thane since 2013 and extorting Rs 30 lakh and four flats in a posh area from him.

Sep 27, 2017, 21:02 PM IST
Mumbai: Fire breaks out at residential building in Thane's Bhiwandi

Mumbai: Fire breaks out at residential building in Thane's Bhiwandi

A fire broke out at a residential building in Mumbai's Thane district on Friday morning.

Sep 22, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar, two others remanded to eight-day police custody

Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Kaskar, two others remanded to eight-day police custody

Iqbal Kaskar, the brother of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and two others who were arrested by the Crime Branch of the Mumbai Police on Monday, were sent to police custody for eight days by a court here

Sep 19, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

Thane medical practitioner arrested for rape

Police have arrested a medical practitioner from city last evening for allegedly raping a nurse repeatedly.

Sep 16, 2017, 15:20 PM IST

Man beaten to death over suspicion of being a thief; 4 held

A group of persons allegedly beat a man to death over suspicion of him being a thief in Bhayander township here, police said today.

Sep 12, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
Calling woman chammakchallo amounts to insulting her modesty: Court

Calling woman chammakchallo amounts to insulting her modesty: Court

The use of the Hindi word "chhammakchhallo" may seem cool in a Bollywood song, but its use in real life can land you in legal trouble.

Sep 04, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
Heavy downpour throws Mumbai out of gear, govt issues high alert; IMD warns of more showers

Heavy downpour throws Mumbai out of gear, govt issues high alert; IMD warns of more showers

PM Modi on Tuesday spoke to Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on the situation arising due to incessant rains.

Aug 29, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
Heavy rains paralyse Mumbai; rail, road, air services disrupted

Heavy rains paralyse Mumbai; rail, road, air services disrupted

The Maharashtra government sounded high alert on Tuesday after heavy rains pummelled Mumbai and adjoining areas, disrupting rail, road and air services and threw normal life out of gear.

Aug 29, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
Mumbai rains: NDMA issues guidlelines – Do's and Dont's

Mumbai rains: NDMA issues guidlelines – Do's and Dont's

Heavy rains on Tuesday pummelled Mumbai and adjoining areas, disrupting rail, road and air services.​

Aug 29, 2017, 17:14 PM IST