Thane News

Mumbai: Major fire at chemical plant in Dombivli MIDC

"The blaze started around 6.55 am in the chemical plant situated behind the Manpada police station in Dombivli MIDC," Regional Disaster Management Cell (RDMC) chief Santosh Kadam said.

Pune: Alphonso term ‘used rampantly’, mango growers from state seek to protect exclusivity of product

Alphonso or Hapus is called the ‘king of mangoes’ because of its unique taste and texture. Originally, mangoes grown in the Konkan region of the state were known by this name but over the years, other states such as Karnataka and Kerala have also started growing this fruit.


Thane: Two arrested with 25 kg drugs worth Rs 3 crore

Police said both of them have been arrested and have been booked under relevant sections of the NDPS Act. They were produced in the court and have been remanded in police custody.

Maharashtra State Electricity Board bill collection centre reopens

The centre was located at Kausa’s Nasheman building, which was sealed by the Thane Municipal Corporation over non-payment of taxes a fortnight ago.

Thane: Doctor duped of Rs 2 cr with promise of clinic in Dubai, FIR against couple

According to Vartak Nagar police, Dr Atul Dongare lodged a complaint with them against Rangu Ramgopal and his wife Vidya Ramgopal.

Thane: 19-year-old crushed under train while crossing tracks

Police said Aarti was on her way home when she decided to take a shortcut and started crossing the tracks.


Thane Municipal Corporation chief presents Rs 3,861-crore Budget

Claiming that almost all the projects he had embarked upon in the last financial year were either already completed or were in progress, Jaiswal said: “We have delivered on most of the promises and this year, we will ensure that everything else, like the multi-specialty hospital in Mumbra, will be finished within this year.”

Thane: 30-year-old man held for ‘murdering’ friend’s wife

"The man had allegedly tried to rape the woman after which she threatened to tell her husband,” said police

Thane: Woman Shiv Sena leader cheated of Rs 9 lakh; four booked

Jyoti Thakare, chairperson of the Maharashtra government-run Mahila Arthik Vikas Mahamandal, said in her complaint that she owned a petrol pump and another business and needed about Rs 7 crore loan to run them properly.

Cricket forces out budding stars from Thane stadium’s track to its steps

Efforts to drive away the sprinters have been subtle but stern, and cricket’s encroachment goes beyond the six-lane 400m track.

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Thane massacre: Man murders 14 members of his family before committing suicide

In the wee hours of Sunday, a 35-year-old chartered accountant from Thane allegedly murdered 14 of his family members with a knife and then hung himself to death. The deceased include eight children, his wife, his three sisters, and his parents.

Building collapse in Thane kills 9, many more fear trapped

At least 20 families residing in the structure are feared trapped in the debris.