Mumbai News

Bombay HC questions Maharashtra govt on FIR against woman for tweet

Sunaina Holey was booked by Mumbai and Palghar police for tweets against Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and his son Aaditya.

published : 01 Dec 2020

FIR against casting director on charge of raping 26- year-old TV actress

The FIR was registered last week after the actress submitted an application at Versova police station.

published : 30 Nov 2020

Heroin concealed in buttons seized by DRI officials in Mumbai; three held

The contraband was ingeniously concealed in buttons sewn into women's dresses sent in a consignment, which arrived in the city from South Africa.

published : 28 Nov 2020

Four arrested from Mumbai for killing man, dumping body along highway

A case of murder was registered and the victim was subsequently identified as Paras Gupta, a resident of Samata Nagar in Kandivali, the official said.

published : 27 Nov 2020

Three train passengers test COVID-19 positive during screening in Mumbai

The highest number of 3,821 passengers were screened at Borivali station, followed by 3,236 at Mumbai Central and 3,010 at Bandra Terminus.

published : 27 Nov 2020

26/11: Braveheart cop who entered Taj Hotel during terror attack relives horrific night

Among the unsung heroes of 26/11 is Rajvardhan Sinha who was one of the first policemen to enter the Taj Hotel when it was attacked. Here, he recalls the harrowing tale.

published : 26 Nov 2020

Pakistan fails to nab 19 most wanted LeT terrorists even 12 years after Mumbai 26/11 attack

On the 12th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, its mastermind Saeed is in jail in Lahore, serving a collective over 21-year sentence under terror financing charges.

published : 26 Nov 2020

12 years of 26/11 attacks: Plucky Mumbai girl who sealed Ajmal Kasab's fate

The testimony was provided by a minor Mumbai girl Devika N. Rotawan, 8, (then) -- who took a bullet in the leg when Kasab and his associate opened fire inside the CSMT building.

published : 26 Nov 2020

Telangana man held by Mumbai police for sending obscene messages, photos to women

The crime branch's Unit-9 nabbed Mohammed Irfan Mohammed Iqbal Shaikh, a resident of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, from Jangaon in Telangana, the official said.

published : 25 Nov 2020

NCB officials including Mumbai zonal director attacked amid raid on drugs peddlers; three arrested

An official said that as the NCB team reached Bhagat Singh Nagar locality in Goregaon, around 50 people, including women, gathered there and later attacked them.

published : 23 Nov 2020

Navi Mumbai police arrest man for cheating at least 23 job seekers

Acting on a tip-off, officials of the Economic Offences Wing apprehended Dileep Kumar Jagdishprasad Sinha from Vadodara on Thursday, the official said.

published : 21 Nov 2020

Students, teaching, non-teaching staff allowed in Mumbai local trains up to December 10

All the valid id-cards and hall tickets would be examined by the authorities before granting access to enter.

published : 21 Nov 2020

'Leaders have problems, not people' with low-key Chhath celebrations: Mumbai mayor Kishori Pednekar

A ban on public Chhath Puja celebrations and lockdown has been imposed in the state till November 30 because of the spike in COVID-19 cases.

published : 20 Nov 2020

Navi Mumbai police arrest nine from investment firm for duping people of Rs 23 lakhs

Police said that the accused accepted investments in a money scheme from some people while promising them higher returns and later closed their business under the pretext of lockdown.

published : 17 Nov 2020

Fire breaks out at godown in Mumbai's Sakinaka area; no one injured

The fire broke out in the godown, where gunny bags were kept, around 8:45 am and later spread to some hutments in a neighbouring slum area of the eastern suburb.

published : 17 Nov 2020