Thursday, Dec 01, 2022



Maharashtra: Murder-accused undertrial prisoner flees Vasai court

November 26, 2022 5:06 pm

Anil Dubey, 35, was arrested in July 2021 for killing a deputy manager of ICICI Bank’s Virar (East) branch and trying to flee with gold ornaments worth Rs 3.38 crore from the bank’s locker.

Vasai: After son’s death in electric scooter battery blast, man moves consumer court

October 13, 2022 7:59 pm

The local Manikpur police said they would investigate if the seven-year-old’s death was caused due to a faulty battery or overheating.

Vasai: More than a year later, murder mystery of headless corpse solved, husband arrested

September 19, 2022 2:31 pm

Using DNA samples, Vasai police ascertain the identity of a 24-year-old woman, whose headless body was stuffed in a bag and thrown in a creek in July last year. Police say her husband killed her as he suspected her character.

Day after 15-year-old found killed, police look for two friends

August 28, 2022 8:33 am

The police said they have found evidence that the girl had travelled with her 21-year-old male friend and their mutual friend on Thursday.

Mumbai: Stopped from kissing woman at railway station, man spits on cop

April 21, 2022 4:01 pm

The incident happened at the Vasai railway station Tuesday night. The man was booked for assaulting the police constable who had confronted him for doing obscene acts at a public place.

Two held in Vasai for ‘supplying’ contraband to traffickers in Mumbai

February 06, 2022 11:28 pm

The arrested duo has been booked under sections 8(C), 21(C) and 29 of NDPS Act 1985. They were produced in court and remanded into ATS custody till February 15.

With 55% Covid positivity rate, Vasai Virar one of worst-hit areas in Mumbai Metropolitan Region

May 07, 2021 4:14 am

The area’s problems have further been exacerbated by an acute shortage of beds for the treatment of patients.

Vasai college professor held for accepting bribe from student

April 08, 2015 2:38 am

Principal of the Bhausaheb Vartak Polytechnic College, could not be reached for comment.

In Vasai, a ‘youth brigade’ takes on drug menace

January 26, 2015 4:21 am

Vasai anti-drug brigade scans Vasai’s streets looking for drug addicts who it tries to rehabilitate.

MMRDA seeks central funds for water project

June 27, 2013 1:33 am

The city's development authority has sought central government funding for setting up an infrastructure project to allocate water from Surya dam in Thane to areas such as Vasai,Virar and the Mira-Bhayander belt.