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Jubilation Back Home: Verdict a major relief, hopeful that Jadhav will get a fair trial, says his family
Fri, May 19, 2017

The family source said Pakistan’s decision to not allow Jadhav consular access “farcical”.

Will take steps for justice: Sushma Swaraj to Kulbhushan Jadhav’s family
Thu, May 11, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav: The ICJ’s intervention has come as a major relief for the family that is hopeful that Jadhav will get a fair trial.

New prison facility at Mankhurd: Mumbai’s prisons dept awaits nod from revenue dept to hire architects
Wed, Apr 19, 2017

A part of allocated plot will be used to make carshed for Metro project, other parts fall in Coastal Regulation Zone

‘Missing’ Pakistan operative was in team that trapped Kulbhushan Jadhav
Wed, Apr 12, 2017

Zahir retired from the Pakistan Army on in 2014 but was said to have been engaged thereafter by the ISI for its covert operations.

Kulbhushan Jadhav’s family seeks relief but was told: be ready for worst
Tue, Apr 11, 2017

The source, who spoke on the condition that he not be named, said that the family is distraught and hopes the Government will do “whatever it takes at whatever level” to bring relief.

Mumbai Police gets requests for licences from 64 dance bars
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

Licence only for bars which submit compliance reports on SC guidelines

ACB probes dismissed officer’s ‘links’ to land deal in Kandivli
Wed, Apr 05, 2017

The chargesheet stated that Thakur amassed properties worth Rs 118 crore in Mumbai, Alibaug, Murud and other parts of the state.

Jawan suicide: Reporter who shot sting is booked under OSA, for abetment
Tue, Mar 28, 2017

Official sources said a case was registered after the Army submitted an application to Nashik police, complaining against the journalist for illegally entering a prohibited area.

Sahayak Suicide: Maharashtra Police record statement of journalist, collect original footage of sting operation
Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Army files fresh application seeking probe into how she secured access to restricted area where filming is prohibited

ISIS recruit case: Mumbra man in Libyan army’s custody, efforts on to bring him back to India
Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has booked him under certain sections of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA).

Maharashtra: E-challan for errant vehicle drivers
Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Traffic teams take grabs from CCTV footage and send slips on mobiles of violators

Cases filed under atrocities Act dip, Maharashtra police give credit to awareness drive
Fri, Mar 17, 2017

The two laws are meant to safeguard the rights of the members of the ST and SC communities.

Brother of ‘IS recruit’ seeks help from Indian envoy in Libya
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

Saud Tambe said his brother Tabrez, 28, who had been booked by the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) last December had moved to Egypt — and later Libya — for a job.

2008 Malegaon blast case: CBI expresses inability to transfer case of missing witness to NIA
Fri, Mar 10, 2017

“Patidar was picked up and interrogated by an ATS team headed by ACP Rajendra Ghule, who was then an Inspector. The ATS claims that he was released on November 18 and asked to return with some documents,” said a source.

Jawan suicide: None responsible for my death, says Lance Naik Roy Mathew in diary
Sun, Mar 05, 2017

The police are probing whether one “saheb” mentioned in the diary is the colonel.

Money trail to Zakir Naik’s schools focus of ED probe
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

According to sources, between 2003 and 2016, the Islamic International School (IIS) received Rs 57 crore from Naik’s now outlawed Islamic Research Foundation (IRF)

Media cheated him, he didn’t know they were shooting: Brother of jawan who killed himself
Sat, Mar 04, 2017

Mathew was found hanging from the ceiling of an abandoned barrack in the Deolali Army Cantonment on Thursday.

To boost conviction under Atrocities, PCR Acts: Maharashtra cops hold mock courts to prepare witnesses
Thu, Mar 02, 2017

Study finds 33 per cent acquittals in cases under the two Acts due to witnesses turning hostile

Maharashtra arrests shed light on IS methods of hiring via social media
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Claiming to be based in Syria, a handler comes up with a trick question on the potential recruit’s personal chat window, and once the receiver answers it correctly, the handler will ask the person to start chatting with him on secure app-based messenger sites.

Maharashtra: Bring medical devices under Packaged Commodity Rules, says controller of Legal Metrology
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

The distributors have also been told to explain the difference between qualities of products sold and the variation in the MRP for different products, officials said.

Bimal agarwal case: No response to LRs on bomb disposal suits
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Letter Rogatories are formal requests from a court to a foreign court for some judicial assistance which commonly act as evidence in the case.

Huge sum spent on digitally editing Zakir Naik’s speeches: ED
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

‘Harmony Media added applause, crowds to televangelist’s speeches’

Bail to pharma firm directors in Economic Offences Wing case
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

According to the police, in 2013, Plethico Pharmaceuticals Ltd floated a scheme to provide 11 to 12.75 per cent interest on FDs offered by the firm.

From policing to politics: ‘Love for Mahim’ behind retired cop’s shift
Wed, Feb 15, 2017

Joseph ‘Joe’ Gaikwad served as senior police inspectorat Mahim police station between 2004 and 2007

NIA probes Islamic State ‘kill-list’ of I-T engineers who tracked group online, 70 from Mumbai
Thu, Feb 09, 2017

The list has names from across the world and details of over 150 such professionals across Maharashtra, nearly 70 from Mumbai.

NIA to file chargesheet in case of Kerala youth who joined IS
Thu, Feb 09, 2017

While the agency is going to chargesheet the three arrested accused for radicalisation, the probe has not found any common link between the four.

Eight years after 26/11, Coast Guard gets its airfield
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

The Coast Guard, which now has bases in Daman and Kochi, plans to station its Dornier planes and helicopters at Ratnagiri.

CBI records Rakesh Maria’s statement in Sheena Bora murder case
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

CBI is probing if Mumbai Police deliberately ‘went slow’ on accused Peter Mukerjea by ‘refraining’ from arresting him.

Mumbai police seek approval to carry out Kolkata court order against Pujit Aggarwal
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

While the Mumbai Police received the Kolkata court’s order on January 9, it drew the panchnama of the premises last week.

Rail piece placed across tracks: Terror angle ruled out, security agencies probe role of ‘disgruntled railway staff’
Wed, Feb 01, 2017

Sources said that even if the loco pilot had not spotted the broken rail on the tracks, the collision may not have derailed the train, thus not serving the purpose of a terror module.

Affordable swimming pool in neighbourhood, mother’s determination behind cop brothers’ achievement
Wed, Feb 01, 2017

"We learnt swimming by observing other swimmers. We just had one pair of swimming trunks that my brother and I shared."

Maharashtra DGP to soon submit report to Home on ‘baseless, unfounded’ allegations of extra-judicial killings
Tue, Jan 31, 2017

A suspended cop had also alleged that the Maharashtra Police failed to act on his complaint despite him writing to the then DGP S S Virk in 2009.

Eight years after 26/11, security agencies get list of 200 yachts active on Maharashtra coast
Mon, Jan 30, 2017

Officials say list will help Coast Guard, Navy identify vessels and their crew, aid in surveillance of coastline.

Interview: It was my bad luck that on 26/11 I was given charge of the control room, says Rakesh Maria
Sun, Jan 29, 2017

Now 60 and set to retire on January 31 as Director General of Home Guards, the former city police commissioner and ATS chief remains one of Mumbai’s most high profile policemen.

‘IS recruiter’ used invisible internet project to communicate with his handler, says NIA
Sat, Jan 28, 2017

A darknet is a computer network with restricted access. It is mainly used for illegal peer-to-peer communication.

Narendra Dabholkar murder: CBI confronts cops with accused
Thu, Jan 26, 2017

Sources said the officers have told CBI that the arrests were made “on merit” — after Kalina FSL (in Mumbai) had confirmed that the seized weapon matched with one used to kill Dabholkar.