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FIR against two fliers for fleeing hotel quarantine

April 09, 2021 1:02 am

The FIR was registered on April 8 on a complaint by Chandrashekhar Kanyalkar, an official from BMC's L ward. The police are looking for the duo.

Sakinaka fire: Police call off search operations for third missing person

December 30, 2019 11:02 am

BMC and the fire brigade will now begin to demolish the charred three-storey structure, which housed 30 to 35 godowns. The cause behind the fire is not known yet, but the fire brigade has found illegally stored chemicals in the godown that caught fire.

Two Sakinaka firm directors arrested for Rs 32 crore fraud

September 09, 2018 9:08 am

Directors of Quirky Technology were arrested after a ponzi scheme run by the firm was exposed. The accused ran a platform through which they solicited investment and offered returns of up to 10 per cent every month.

Sakinaka shop fire: Police probe if minor boy among victims was a worker or a visitor

December 21, 2017 2:42 am

Juvenile Justice Act will be added to case against the owner if the 17-year-old is found to have been an employee at the farsan shop, say police

Major fire at Ekta Kapoor's studio in Sakinaka

October 25, 2014 11:03 am

Producer Ekta Kapoor is reportedly the owner of the studio, which is a location used to shoot her television shows.

Mid-day meal: BMC issues showcause notice to school

November 27, 2013 1:42 am

493 children were taken ill after they consumed cup cakes provided by the school.

Leptospirosis: Two deaths this month

August 20, 2013 1:44 am

Leptospirosis claimed two more lives in the past 10 days,bringing the toll to three since the onset of monsoon this year.

This ‘L’ does not stand for legal

July 16, 2013 12:02 am

Dipti Sonawala finds L ward,where most people live in slums,is a hotbed of illegal activity

Woman gangraped in Kabir Nagar,4 held

March 15, 2013 2:39 am

A 23-year-old woman was allegedly gangraped by three inebriated men while another man in the group molested her in Kabir Nagar slum colony in Andheri East,police said.

Slums,illegal construction and graft plague this ward

February 03, 2012 5:04 am

Dominated by slum encroachments,illegal construction and corruption,Kurla — which falls under L Ward— has shown an absence of planning in the past five years.