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Gautam S Mengle


Loss irreparable, death sentence just: Esther’s father
Fri, Dec 25, 2015

Sanap convicted by a special court on Tuesday was given the death sentence on Friday.

Esther Anuhya case: Was told not to rely on system, but I had faith in it, says father
Wed, Oct 28, 2015

Prasad said he wanted maximum punishment for Sanap, hoping it would send out a strong message so that no other parent has to suffer like him.

Meow meow case: Crime Branch files appeal in Bombay HC, wants retest of ‘drug’ seized from Kalokhe
Mon, Oct 26, 2015

Kalokhe, a former head constable with the Marine Drive police, was arrested on March 9 this year after the police seized 112 kg of the alleged narcotic drug .

Thane builder suicide: Suicide-note analysed, 4 corporators under scanner
Mon, Oct 26, 2015

Parmar had shot himself at his under-construction building on October 7, leaving behind a 13-page suicide note blaming red tape and harassment by corporators, politicians and civic officials.

After discovering water, NASA now plans to manufacture oxygen on Mars
Sat, Oct 10, 2015

NASA had last week confirmed that water had been discovered on Mars.

Retesting of MEOW MEOW samples: Police get govt nod to challenge NDPS court order
Mon, Oct 05, 2015

The Crime Branch, which is probing the matter, had earlier approached the state’s law department for permission to challenge the NDPS court’s decision.

Stolen cellphone racket- Accused may have changed hundreds of IMEI numbers: Police
Sat, Oct 03, 2015

Officials said the accused would take stolen cellphones from thieves in bulk and change their IMEI numbers overnight.

Second FIR in Balganga scam- ACB: FA Enterprises got Class 1A certification on basis of forged paperwork
Thu, Sep 24, 2015

The Khatri-owned company got the certificate, that all new firms need to be eligible to bid, when Bhujbal was PWD minister.

Pak boat chased us, fired more rounds as we tried to flee, fishermen tell police
Thu, Sep 24, 2015

The fishermen, on their way back, had sent out an alert on the wireless radio about being under attack.

Cases of civilians arrested for seeking bribe on the rise: ACB
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

157 arrested between Jan and Sept, second largest group held for graft.

Irregularities in irrigation projects: Ajit Pawar, Tatkare get ACB summons
Mon, Sep 14, 2015

They were asked to either appear at the ACB head office or to send their representatives on September 15 and September 16, respectively.

New Mumbai police commissioner Ahmad Javed was once pipped by Rakesh Maria
Wed, Sep 09, 2015

A 1980-batch IPS officer, Javed, is an alumnus of Delhi’s St Stephen’s College, served as Superintendent of Police in Buldhana.

Looking at Sanjay Dutt’s yet-another-parole through the prism of his film roles
Wed, Aug 26, 2015

After Amitabh Bachchan moved out of his angry young man phase, it was Sanjay who made it cool all over again, all fiery eyes and baritone.

Seminar on black magic: Activist allays doubts of cops, performs magic scientifically
Tue, Aug 11, 2015

Police officers from all over Mumbai attended the event, during which Prof Manav explained the intricacies of the Act as well as demystified certain ‘magic’ feats performed by self-styled godmen.

Cops rush beating heart from Navi Mumbai to Mumbai in 15 minutes
Sat, Aug 08, 2015

The first successful transplant in Maharashtra took place on Monday when a heart was flown via a green corridor from Pune's Jehangir Hospital to Mumbai's Fortis hospital.

Thane building collapse: In his dying moments, he saved his kitten
Wed, Aug 05, 2015

It was learnt that Mahadeo Barve (70) used to stay alone in his third-floor flat with only his kitten for company.

Unsafe homes: 12 killed in Thane building collapse, seven injured
Wed, Aug 05, 2015

Last week, a three-storey residential building collapsed in Thakurli area of Thane.

Gulshan Kumar Murder: Crime Branch begins talks with Bangla cops to bring back convict
Tue, Aug 04, 2015

Abdul Rauf Merchant fled the country when he was out on furlough.

Yakub Memon hanging: 26,000 cops on their toes, with messages ready for circulation
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Mumbai Police spokesperson DCP Dhananjay Kulkarni added, “There were around 6,000 personnel in Mahim alone, and 7,500 personnel around the cemetery.

Woman Cop’s murder: ‘Husband slit throat after tiff over money’
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Her throat was slit, no sign of forced entry at home, say investigators.

Meow meow drug case: Beer bottle found in Kalokhe’s locker, police under scanner
Sat, Jun 27, 2015

Crime Branch officials said they would inquire as to how something as conspicuous as a bottle of beer escaped the attention of the policemen who conducted the search.

Malwani hooch tragedy: Ethanol diluted with water was regularly served reveals probe
Sat, Jun 27, 2015

The hooch that many Malwani residents were regularly drinking for several months was ethyl alcohol or ethanol diluted with water, interrogation of arrested accused Francis D’Mello and Mansoor Latif Khan alias Atique has revealed.

Gujarat-based methanol supplier arrested in connection with Mumbai hooch tragedy
Fri, Jun 26, 2015

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Detection) Dhananjay Kulkarni confirmed the arrest and added that Patel would be produced in the esplanade court by Friday afternoon.

Meow Meow Case- Four arrested cops own assets worth crores: Crime Branch
Sat, Jun 06, 2015

The Crime Branch has also found that all the four accused own a house each in their respective native places.

Navi Mumbai top cop seeks voluntary retirement
Tue, Jun 02, 2015

Less than a year before he is due to retire from service, Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner K L Prasad Monday sent an application seeking voluntary retirement.