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Punjab: Three arrested for gambling, Rs 1.20 Lakh seized

February 14, 2022 12:42 am

They were identified as Sanjay of Sector 38, Arun of Sector 24 and Jaipal of Dadu Majra.

Gangster Suresh Pujari in Mumbai Police custody

January 22, 2022 8:17 am

An officer said the police sought his custody in connection with threat calls he allegedly made to a shopowner in south Mumbai in 2018.

Vadodara: Two held for manufacturing liquor as ‘ayurvedic syrup’

December 08, 2021 11:00 pm

The PCB has been investigating the racket after a raid at a factory in the Durga Industrial Estate in Sankarda village on December 2 unearthed a huge stock of ethanol, the primary raw material used in manufacturing alcohol.

Fake certificates gang busted in Mumbai, two arrested

December 07, 2021 2:24 pm

The officials said the accused scanned the original marksheets and certificates and changed the names and years as per their client's requirement, after which they handed over the colour printouts in return for Rs 3,000.

Gujarat: Mephedrone, heroin seized in Devbhumi Dwarka, 1 detained

November 10, 2021 3:26 pm

The police suspect that the drug consignment came through the sea route. The seizure follows the 3000-kg drug haul from Mundra port in September.

Dhule riot case handed over to Crime Branch, cops transferred

April 03, 2021 3:03 am

The police on Wednesday had opened fire and injured two persons from a mob of over 75 people outside the police station in Dondaicha town, as the crowd hurled stones at the police, injuring five personnel

WhatsApp group helps Mumbai police reunite two runaway teenagers with parents

October 02, 2018 8:22 am

The girls — both friends and were unhappy with their parents — had fled from Wardha to Mumbai. They had planned to come to the city and become fashion designers for TV shows.

Mumbai ‘serial molester’ held for sexually assaulting 17 minor girls

October 02, 2018 2:25 am

The man, who was out on bail, was arrested on September 26 for allegedly sexually assaulting at least 17 girls, aged between 12 to 15 years, since he procured his bail in 2015.

Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal in police custody till Sept 24, bail plea dismissed

September 22, 2018 8:36 pm

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who holds a doctorate in moral theology, is the first Indian Catholic bishop to be arrested in a rape case. He denied that he went to the mission house on May 5, 2014, the day on which he allegedly raped the nun for the first time.

Shobhit murder: Seven years on, Delhi police say can’t crack case

May 16, 2018 10:09 am

Shobhit, a second-year student at Manav Rachna University in Faridabad and a former student of DPS RK Puram, was stabbed to death near his home in Vasant Kunj’s C-block on May 5, 2011, when he was returning from DLF Promenade Mall.