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Nigerian national held with fake passport in Mumbai

The accused, Ndukwe Fidelis Ibe, was deported from India in 2015 for overstaying. Subsequently, a Look Out Notice was issued against him.

Payal Tadvi suicide: Bombay HC disallows crime branch plea seeking further custody of accused

The Mumbai Crime Branch, which is investigating the suicide of Dr Payal Tadvi, had challenged a special court order sending three doctors arrested in the case to judicial custody.


Medical student suicide: CM Devendra Fadnavis hands over probe to Crime Branch

So far, the police have recorded statements of several junior and senior doctors of Nair hospital, who, contrary to what the accused had alleged, have claimed that Tadvi was good at her work. However, the three accused have alleged that it was the poor quality of work done by Tadvi which made them scold them.

Mumbai: Eight held for forging bail sureties

Deputy Commissioner of Police Dilip Sawant said they have a list of people who have managed to secure bail through the help of this gang. “We will verify this,” he added.

Mumbai: Man arrested for blackmailing doctor with morphed photos

The accused, Mohammad Tabish Malik, a resident of Jogeshwari, had befriended the doctor in October 2017 while working at a mall in Taif city in Saudi Arabia.

Two of interstate gang held for credit card fraud in Mumbai

A Mumbai-based man, who is currently in Greece, allegedly lost over Rs 2 lakh after his card details were used to conduct fraudulent transactions in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri district.


Arrested in Ghatkopar blast case, Irfan Qureshi files bail plea

Through advocates Tahira Shaikh and Yakub Shaikh, Qureshi filed for bail under the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPc), which mandate an investigation agency to file the chargesheet against an accused within 90 days.

Ghatkopar 2002 blast: No strong evidence against Qureshi, likely to be released soon

A senior officer said, “An innocent will not be chargesheeted. We will go through the evidence and take a final call based on the evidence found against Qureshi.”

Mumbai: 18 arrested after TOI editor files cheating case against personal assistant

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch has arrested 18 people following a complaint of cheating and forgery filed by a senior editor of The Times of India against a personal assistant.

Mumbai: Nigerian arrested with cocaine worth Rs 1 lakh

A senior police officer said the police are attempting to establish if Wisdom has a previous criminal record for peddling drugs. “It is very difficult to verify that as foreign nationals don’t always give us their proper names and try to withhold their identities,” said the officer.