Srinath Rao


At public, private hospitals: Now, on-duty doctors can record dying declarations of patients
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Police welcome move, letter sent to all major public and private hospitals

Demonetisation: 2 months after, jobs yet to return to Rajawadi market
Mon, Jan 16, 2017

For the past six days, 41-year-old Chotkun has been coming to Ghatkopar East at 7:30 am, to join several hundred men in search of daily labour.

Maharashtra: Fatalities in two-wheeler accidents down from 2015
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Enforcing helmets through higher fines pays off: Police

Maharashtra: Man caught with mephedrone was reported missing
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

The police in Bandra East stopped looking for him after his arrest by the Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC)

Maharashtra: Chembur man caught with 10-kg mephedrone is a medicine dealer
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

“We had placed the accused under surveillance for several days before laying a trap. He had cleverly concealed the gunny bag inside his car,” said Inspector Santosh Bhalekar.

Policeman quits force to contest BMC polls
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

Gangaram Kamble, said the area that he will contest from — ward 139 — struggles to get even basic civic amenities. The ward include Lotus colony, MHADA Colony and Shankara Colony.

Traffic police data: In 2016, cars accounted for most accidents in Mumbai
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

“A large percentage of accidents on roads involve damage to vehicles, like small dents,” said a traffic police official.

Framing the men in khaki
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

CM Devendra Fadnavis releases 2017 Mumbai Police calendar shot by fashion photographer Pravin Talan.

Office-bearers untraceable, cops fail to send tribunal notice to IRF
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

Mumbai Police has not been able to serve a notice on it to appear before a judicial tribunal that was formed to look into the ban

Mumbai: Nigerian national awaiting deportation flees from police custody, cop hurt in chase
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

The detainee was convicted by the special Naracotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act Court at the Bombay City Civil and Sessions Court in July 2016 for possession of cocaine

CCTV network: Overstepping zebra crossing most caught traffic offence in Mumbai
Tue, Jan 03, 2017

Mumbai police began its e-challan system on October 4, a day after the 4,617-camera network went live

A Mumbaikar’s guide to the demonetised new year
Sat, Dec 31, 2016

As farmers and traders face a slow start to the new year, consumers can expect prices of vegetables and fruits, especially the exotic ones, to go down.

Obama’s little fans in Mumbai have a job offer: ‘Come, become our teacher’
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

In video, group of Class III students from BMC school shows the offer letter drawn up in crayon writing.

Mumbai Police issues notice to tea brand over khaki billboards
Tue, Dec 27, 2016

The notices were issued last week, soon after Girnar Food and Beverages Pvt Ltd launched a new print advertisement campaign — “My Chai. My Time.”

Different faces of party leaders: disgruntled, enraged, disillusioned
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

In this part of the series, The Indian Express finds party founders who have moved on — and a sole dissenter

Mumbai cops recreate how 5-yr-old fell to death from building
Thu, Dec 22, 2016

A police official who was part of the trail said the gunny bag descended in a straight line and hit beams which jut out at intervals of a few feet at each floor, before plunging to the ground.

Mumbai: Four women arrested for ‘abducting, selling child’
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

The boy, Ahmad Khan, was allegedly kidnapped from his home in Sathe Nagar, Mankhurd, on December 5.

Mumbai: Woman learning to drive car runs over two boys, both dead
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

Woman, her husband who was teaching her to drive arrested, get bail

Govt may impose ‘dumping duty’ on cloth from China: Smriti Irani
Sun, Dec 11, 2016

Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani visits powerlooms, reassures workers

Demonetisation: Plastic scrap business halved, say recyclers
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

At Sanaullah Compound, the movement of trucks laden with plastic has severely dwindled.

Versova man cheated of over Rs 30,000
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Even as Shah scrambled to block the card, Rs 34,389 were siphoned from his account in four transactions between 12.15 am and 12.18 am, the police said.

Kidney racket chargesheet : DHS singles out doctor for transplant approval, not quizzing donor, recipient
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

DHS report says he failed to pick up inconsistencies in answers of donor, recipient in interview.

Hiranandani kidney racket: Paid Rs 20 lakh to hospital, agent and donor, says patient’s brother
Thu, Oct 13, 2016

According to the chargesheet, in January this year, Rungta was given the number of agent Bhijendra Bisen by a friend in Surat who had undergone a kidney transplant in Chennai.

Mumbai: ‘Harassment’ over leather bag; Kashyap lied as he was late to office, says police
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

Kashyap (24) was remanded to police custody until October 8 by magistrate Ashwini Lokhande.

Sandeep Gadoli encounter case: Cops planned hotel encounter to ensure Divya Pahuja’s safety, says Mumbai police
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

The 20-year-old Divya was allegedly passing information to her mother Sonia who was communicating this to the chasing Gurgaon policemen.

Mumbai: 11-year-old switches jobs with cop for a day, becomes subject of short film
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

School leader Mandira Purohit explained that when the idea came about to shoot the film at the police station, they were looking for a confident student.

Constable in Assets Case: Ex-minister fired cop after getting wind of illegal deals
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

Gaikwad is currently lodged in judicial custody after being arrested by the Crime Branch for a similar offence in Byculla.

Cheating case involving retired Bombay HC judge: Rs 15 crore siphoned from victim’s account, says probe
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

3 arrested accused sent to police custody till Sept 30, fourth accused out on bail

Retired Bombay HC judge booked for ‘cheating’
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

According to senior police officers, account-holder Patrick Saldanha, who was in charge of finance and accounts of a large corporate group, died of a heart attack on February 18 at the age of 81.

Life on Mumbai Local: This group has been on devotional track for 20 years now
Wed, Sep 14, 2016

One of the several bhajan mandals active on local trains, this particular group is registered as the Kalyan-based Shree Ashthavinayak Railway Paravasi Bhajan Mandal.

Four volunteers of Ganpati mandal held for trying to drown policeman in Kalyan
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Accused held up immersion procession when the cop asked them not to play music after 10 pm.

Mahad bridge collapse: Vehicles may be covered in silt, won’t show up on echo sensors
Mon, Aug 08, 2016

Bodies of 2 Mumbai residents recovered on Sunday.

Mahad bridge collapse: 24 bodies found so far, search on for remaining
Sun, Aug 07, 2016

Forty personnel have been sent to comb the river bank along Mahad, Mandangad, Shrivardhan and Dapoli talukas.

Mahad bridge collapse: Ten times stronger water currents impede rescue work
Sun, Aug 07, 2016

The NDRF has also attempted using its victim locator camera, which had a rotating head, but the water is too muddy to receive clear images

Locals, NGO join hands for Mahad bridge rescue op
Sat, Aug 06, 2016

The White Army, Kolhapur-based NGO, set up a network of locals in each village along the river, deploying its fibre speeds boats in the water on the receipt of each input.

Mahad bridge collapse: Rescue hit by rain, eight more bodies found
Sat, Aug 06, 2016

A total of 42 people were reported as washed away along with part of a bridge in Mahad on the Mumbai-Goa Highway on Tuesday night