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Maharashtra: Election Commission allows poll code relaxation for drought relief works

The Election Commission on Monday announced relaxation in the Model Code of Conduct in Maharashtra to facilitate the state government to undertake relief measures for drought-hit areas. 

May 06, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

Couple booked for cheating doctor of Rs 2 crore in Thane

The victim alleged that he made payments to the accused for interiors and other works to set up the hospital.

Feb 27, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

Maharashtra: Police on high alert after IED found on bus, blast near Mumbai

After a low-intensity blast took place on a busy road near Mumbai on Wednesday, and an IED (Improvised Explosive Device) was found in Raigad on a state transport bus later at night, the Maharashtra Police is on high alert. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 22, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

Koregaon-Bhima raids: SC verdict on release of 5 activists today

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra and comprising of Justices A M Khaniwlkar and D Y Chandrachud had reserved the judgment on September 20.

Sep 28, 2018, 10:44 AM IST

Maharashtra cops told to develop emergency alert system for senior citizens

The state Home department issued an advisory to this effect Monday asking the police to implement a comprehensive policy for senior citizens.

Sep 13, 2018, 15:22 PM IST

Bhima Koregaon: SC adjourns hearing to Sept 12, asks state to keep cops in check

The Supreme Court on Thursday slammed the Maharashtra government over state police addressing the media on Bhima-Koregaon raids. 

Sep 06, 2018, 13:33 PM IST

Koregaon-Bhima raids: 250 Twitter handles created to spread misinformation, claims police

The Maharashtra Police report states that an elaborate online campaign was launched to highlight the Koregaon-Bhima violence at the international level.

Sep 05, 2018, 21:23 PM IST

Bhima-Koregaon violence: PIL against ADG of Maharashtra Police for disclosing evidence in press conference

According to the petition filed by social activist Sanjay Bhalerao, the police read out parts of letters, which were "crucial evidence" in the case, in a press conference before submitting it to the court in Pune.

Sep 05, 2018, 05:54 AM IST

Shiv Sena says security threat to PM Modi a conspiracy theory, rubbishes claims by cops on activists' arrest

A government is brought down by the people of this country not by Maoists or Naxalites, says Shiv Sena.

Sep 03, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

Urban Naxals used Darknet to share information through email: Maharashtra Police

In a startling revelation, the Maharashtra Police has said that apart from using courier services to send information through password protected pen drives, the urban Naxals also used Darknet to pass secret information through email.

Sep 03, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

Maharashtra Police report on Maoist links fabricated, allege families of arrested activists

Sudha Bharadwaj, one of the five activists arrested by Maharashtra Police, said a purported letter implicating her was "totally concocted" to criminalise her and human rights organisations.

Sep 01, 2018, 18:44 PM IST

Bhima-Koregaon raids: Evidence prove Maoists planning 'another Rajiv Gandhi-like incident', says Maharashtra police

The Pune Police on Tuesday arrested Left-wing activists in multiple raids across the country.

Aug 31, 2018, 15:55 PM IST

Heavy security outside activist Gautam Navlakha's residence

Several media vans have been stationed outside his residence as the Delhi High Court verdict on his plea is awaited at 2.15 pm.

Aug 29, 2018, 14:17 PM IST

Bhima-Koregaon violence: All you need to know about five detained Left-wing activist

Here are the brief profiles of the five Left-wing activists arrested by Maharashtra Police in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon violence.

Aug 29, 2018, 06:56 AM IST

Varavara Rao arrested in plot to assassinate PM Narendra Modi

The Maharashtra Police on Tuesday arrested Maoist ideologue Varavara Rao here for his alleged involvement in a plot to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his family members said.

Aug 28, 2018, 17:44 PM IST

To stop lynching, Maharashtra police provide WhatsApp helplines, details of fact-checking sites

Following the lynching of five men in Dhule district, Maharashtra police are taking several preventive steps, including publication of WhatsApp numbers of police control rooms where help can be sought.

Jul 05, 2018, 18:40 PM IST

Veteran Bollywood star alleges she was raped, businessman arrested in Mumbai

She had filed a complaint at the Juhu Police Station in Mumbai.

Mar 23, 2018, 12:36 PM IST

Denied sex realignment surgery, cop moves Bombay HC

A woman police constable in the Beed district has approached the Bombay High Court after the Maharashtra Police turned down her plea to undergo sex realignment surgery.

Nov 18, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

Maharashtra: Man arrested for raping 27-yr-old physically challenged woman in Palghar

The police on Thursday arrested a 40-year-old man for allegedly raping a physically-challenged woman following which she became pregnant.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

Maharashtra Police will soon have beef detection kits

According to senior officials, "Each kit will test at least 100 samples and as many as 45 forensic vehicles will receive this kit."

Jul 09, 2017, 08:52 AM IST