QNET SCAM: Former billiards world champion Michael Ferreira, two others surrender before court

QNET SCAM: Former billiards world champion Michael Ferreira, two others surrender before court

Michael Ferreira had to surrender after the Supreme Court rejected his anticipatory bail last week.

Surya Namaskar in BMC schools: Bombay HC asks petitioners to seek redressal from state

Surya Namaskar in BMC schools: Bombay HC asks petitioners to seek redressal from state

Hearing the petition, the division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice Mahesh Sonak asked whether representation was made before the state government under provisions of the BMC Act before judicial remedy was sought.

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Investigators are scanning the property dispute dating back to 1984 allegedly involving Teotia and the three persons.

Supplementary chargesheet filed on Friday, includes 41 witness statements

The two officials from Bangladesh will interrogate arrested Islamic State (IS) operative Masiuddin alias Abu al-Musa.

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Initiative to curb sexual assault in Mumbai: Being a police didi to help children feel comfortable to talk
Initiative to curb sexual assault in Mumbai: Being a police didi to help children feel comfortable to talk

The ‘Police Didi’ initiative, a brainchild of the Mumbai Commissioner of Police Dattatray Padsalgikar, was started six months ago with police personnel visiting all the schools in their respective zones.

False I-T return filed in my name: Kareena Kapoor Khan tells cyber crime cops
False I-T return filed in my name: Kareena Kapoor Khan tells cyber crime cops

“In her complaint, the actress has alleged that the accused managed to get her PAN number and Password which are required to access the I-T online page. The accused has wrongly declared the actress Income-Tax (I-T),” said a senior official

Mumbai festival season: Differently-abled set to groove to garba tunes this Navratri
Mumbai festival season: Differently-abled set to groove to garba tunes this Navratri

Every day now, for an hour, physically-challenged people learn garba at Rasleela Institute in Kapol Wadi, in Malad.

Mumbai’s rocky ride: Jerbai Wadia Marg stretch potholes unattended
Mumbai’s rocky ride: Jerbai Wadia Marg stretch potholes unattended

While BMC has carried out patchwork, the materials used for repairs have come loose and holes are resurfacing

Five of Suresh Pujari’s men arrested by Mumbai police
Five of Suresh Pujari’s men arrested by Mumbai police

Police claimed they apprehended the accused — who were planning to extort money from another builder based in the eastern suburbs — based on a tip-off.

Illegal path lab: Maharashtra court convicts doctor, technician
Illegal path lab: Maharashtra court convicts doctor, technician

Dr Saleha Kausar and technician Mohammed Imran Gandhi were accused of running a pathology lab in the former’s hospital without the requisite qualifications or permission.

Maharashtra to involve public in its drive against illegal liquor, bootlegging
Maharashtra to involve public in its drive against illegal liquor, bootlegging

The Maharashtra state government is turning to crowdsourcing to strengthen its fight against bootleggers and liquor smugglers.

QNet scam: Accused reach Mumbai sessions court to surrender
QNet scam: Accused reach Mumbai sessions court to surrender

ONE WEEK after the Supreme Court rejected their anticipatory bail plea, the five accused in the QNet scam — including former World Billiards Champion Michael Ferreira — reached the sessions court Thursday to surrender themselves. The accused were, however, told by the court that since the Supreme Court deadline to surrender was till midnight on […]

Man posing as Bollywood director arrested in Mumbai
Man posing as Bollywood director arrested in Mumbai

‘Blackmailed starlets’; Ayan Mukherjee had complained to police someone was impersonating him on social media

BMC to set up waste plant at hospital to generate cooking gas
BMC to set up waste plant at hospital to generate cooking gas

To reduce waste generation at source, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is in the process of setting up a bio-methenisation plant in Sewri TB hospital, which will generate gas for cooking by processing kitchen waste generated from hotels in the Parel area. According to officials from the F South ward office, the gas generated from […]

Maharashtra: Family of deceased worker protests in front of Toyota showroom
Maharashtra: Family of deceased worker protests in front of Toyota showroom

Shafia Shaikh, daughter of the deceased, said, “It has been a year since my father was murdered by his colleague. However, we are still waiting for answers from the police and the Toyota plant where he was working.”

Man, wife, daughter held for ‘torturing’ elderly mother in Mumbai
Man, wife, daughter held for ‘torturing’ elderly mother in Mumbai

After Sundari Thakur lodged an FIR, on Wednesday, the D N Nagar police placed Surendra Vaidya and his wife Babita under arrest, and also took their minor daughter into custody.

Maharashtra: Father of pothole victim meets civic chief, urges action
Maharashtra: Father of pothole victim meets civic chief, urges action

Rizwan Khan had died on September 26 after his bike fell into a pothole near JJ Hospital and he suffered severe head injuries from the fall.

Gadoli ‘encounter’: Chargesheet filed detailing role of Gurgaon cop
Gadoli ‘encounter’: Chargesheet filed detailing role of Gurgaon cop

The chargesheet names six persons, including four officers of the Gurgaon police, for murder, destruction of evidence and criminal conspiracy

Mumbai: Small potholes across flyover pose big risk to motorists
Mumbai: Small potholes across flyover pose big risk to motorists

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority had spent Rs 72 crore on the construction of the King’s Circle flyover, which was opened to the public in 2011.

Bandra missing siblings traced: Kids had jumped onto train while playing, reunited with family, say cops
Bandra missing siblings traced: Kids had jumped onto train while playing, reunited with family, say cops

Rehan Ansari (7) and Zoya Ansari (4) were reunited with their family late Wednesday night after the city police brought them home from Surat.

Maharashtra: Robbers decamp with 30 kg of gold from Manappuram bank
Maharashtra: Robbers decamp with 30 kg of gold from Manappuram bank

“The CCTV footage shows five men carrying out the act but we do not know if there were more. We are looking out for them,” said Deputy Commissioner of Police Abhinash Kumar.

Centre okays Rs 1,200-cr drought aid for Maharashtra
Centre okays Rs 1,200-cr drought aid for Maharashtra

The panel approved assistance of Rs 1,269 crore, of which Rs 589.47 crore is supplementary assistance for damage to kharif crops and Rs 679.54 crore for damage to rabi crops

Atrocities Act: Maharashtra social welfare dept wants govt to set  up special courts
Atrocities Act: Maharashtra social welfare dept wants govt to set up special courts

The conviction rate under the Prevention of Atrocities (POA) and Protection of Civil Rights (PCR) Acts recorded by the state police has been only 1 per cent.

Man protests at Mumbai station, claims ‘defamed as terrorist’
Man protests at Mumbai station, claims ‘defamed as terrorist’

Virar resident Saeed Khan (30), a driver by profession, sat outside the police station with his wife and children, each of them holding a placard that read, “My name is Khan and I am not a terrorist.”