Mumbai News

Former top cop Param Bir Singh appears before Thane police to join probe in extortion case

Singh reached the Thane Nagar police station along with his lawyer around 10:30 am and the probe team is likely to record his statement.

published : 26 Nov 2021

Ex-Mumbai top cop Param Bir Singh moves court, seeks cancellation of order declaring him 'absconder'

Singh, who has been declared 'absconding' by a Mumbai court, had arrived at Crime Branch unit 11 office in Kandivali to join the investigation of the Goregaon extortion case.

published : 26 Nov 2021

Tributes paid to martyrs on 13th anniversary of 2008 Mumbai terror attacks

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and state Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil paid their respects at the memorial at the police headquarters in south Mumbai.

published : 26 Nov 2021

26/11 Episodes: Senior cop relives fighting terrorists at Cama Hospital with injured eye

1990-batch IPS officer Sadanand Date relives the time when he fought infamous terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab and his partner Abu Ismail while dodging grenade attacks.

published : 26 Nov 2021

Mumbai crime branch grills ex-CP Parambir Singh for seven hours in extortion case, suspension likely

Parambir Singh is facing five separate charges of extortion and corruption in which former state home minister Anil Deshmukh and dismissed Mumbai police officer Sachin Vaze have also been named.

published : 25 Nov 2021

'Param Bir destroyed Kasab's mobile': Ex-cop hits out at former Mumbai commissioner

Pathan had submitted a written complaint to the Mumbai Police Commissioner in July and asked him to investigate the entire matter and take necessary action against Singh.

published : 25 Nov 2021

2013 Mumbai gangrape case: 'Accused need to repent every day, night', says HC

The trio was awarded death penalty under the amended section 376 (e) of IPC which says maximum sentence of life or death can be awarded to repeat offenders.

published : 25 Nov 2021

Will join probe as directed by court: Param Bir Singh lands in Mumbai, appears before crime branch

The IPS officer, who is facing several extortion cases in Maharashtra, had told news channels that he was in Chandigarh.

published : 25 Nov 2021

Maharashtra woos medical, wellness tourists from UAE, Gulf region

Maharashtra signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the UAE and Oman to bring the state's wellness and healthcare tourism offerings to citizens and residents in these countries.

published : 22 Nov 2021

Fire at automobile showroom's garage in Mumbai; none hurt

The blaze erupted in the garage of Sai Auto Hyundai Showroom, located on Saki Vihar Road in Powai, around 11 am, officials said.

published : 18 Nov 2021

Mosquito-borne diseases like malaria and chikungunya bite Mumbai

Sources in the civic body, the BMC, said that 4,731 malaria cases with no fatality have been reported in the city and the number of cases was 5,007 with one death the previous year.

published : 18 Nov 2021

Mumbai Diary: All that is happening in the country's financial capital

The Income Tax department’s search at the residence of Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s sister has taken the state’s political circles by surprise.

published : 18 Nov 2021

Actress Salma Agha's handbag snatched by motorbike-borne men; she alleges delay in FIR filing

She was travelling in an auto- rickshaw from her bungalow to a chemist shop in suburban Versova in the early hours of Saturday when the incident happened.

published : 17 Nov 2021

NCB officer Sameer Wankhede meets Mumbai police chief

The Narcotics Control Bureau is separately conducting a vigilance inquiry into the alleged extortion bid by agency officials, including Sameer Wankhede, for letting off Aryan Khan in the case.

published : 17 Nov 2021

Mumbai customs officials seize two luxury watches worth Rs 5 crore from Hardik Pandya at airport

Pandya was returning from Dubai after India was left to rue what could have been in the UAE after recording their third win.

published : 16 Nov 2021