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Sukanya Shetty


40 months on, court acquits ‘Naxal activist’ Sudhir Dhawale
Fri, May 23, 2014

Dhawale, a Dalit activist and editor of Vidrohi magazine which openly criticised the state over cases of social inequalities, was arrested on January 2, 2011.

Azad Maidan: 18 of 63 get bail,5 discharged
Thu, Apr 17, 2014

A sessions court granted bail on Friday to another 14 accused in the Azad Maidan riot case on grounds of parity after Bombay High Court released four last week.

Dying with dignity
Sun, Oct 21, 2012

Dr Ramnik Parekh runs Antim Sanskar Seva that provides service right from the hospital to home and finally to the crematorium.

CBI can’t build strong case against swindlers for want of witnesses
Mon, Oct 15, 2012

A fake CBI officer and a deal broker,who allegedly duped over 50 people across the country last year — including film producer Rakesh Roshan — and amassed over Rs 30 crore,have put the CBI in a sticky situation.

city anchor: All other grilling techniques fail,CBI looks at psychoanalysis tests
Fri, Oct 12, 2012

After sustained interrogation and polygraphy tests,the Central Bureau of Investigation is contemplating subjecting three Urban Development Department officials — who are accused in the Adarsh society missing papers case — to psychoanalysis tests.

CBI readies to protect witnesses as Sohrab case is shifted to Mumbai
Tue, Oct 09, 2012

Days after Supreme Court (SC) ordered transfer of the Sohrabuddin Sheikh alleged fake encounter case to a Mumbai special court,CBI is formulating measures to safeguard interests of witnesses.

Sadiq killing: CBI probes Mumbai cops role
Mon, Oct 08, 2012

7 policemen had reportedly detained Sadiq in Mumbai for 2 weeks before he was shifted to A’bad.

CBI probes Mumbai police role in Sadiq Jamal ‘fake encounter’
Mon, Oct 08, 2012

He was illegally detained for 2 weeks before shift to Ahmedabad,killed in 2003

CBI probes Mumbai Police role in ‘fake encounter’
Mon, Oct 08, 2012

CBI is for the first time probing the role of Mumbai Police in an inter-state fake encounter.

Photo of ‘minor’ absconding criminal on Thane police website
Wed, Oct 03, 2012

In an apparent violation of Juvenile Justice Act,Thane Police have uploaded a mugshot of a 15-year-old offender on its official website with details of the criminal case against him.

Three months after opening,first polygraph test conducted at Belapur forensic lab
Tue, Sep 25, 2012

Three months after a forensic laboratory,exclusively designated for the Central Bureau of Investigation,was inaugurated in Navi Mumbai,first polygraph tests were conducted there on Friday.

3 months after opening,first polygraph test conducted at Belapur forensic lab
Mon, Sep 24, 2012

A doctor was flown down from Delhi to carry out the test on a ‘star witness’ in the murder of Pune’s RTI activist Satish Shetty.

SC stays Nimbalkar murder trial
Sat, Sep 22, 2012

After 13 witnesses turned hostile,Supreme Court (SC) stayed on Friday the Pawanraje Nimbalkar murder trial.

Woman held for travel to Pak on fake visa seeks bail
Tue, Sep 18, 2012

Claims she was cheated by man she met at a Mumbai church; says she is a teacher in the city

CBI clean chit to judge’s daughter
Sat, Sep 15, 2012

Almost a year after arresting Manisha Mhase,an Aurangabad-based lawyer and daughter of a former High Court judge,for allegedly demanding bribe,CBI has not only given her a clean chit but also arrested Hemlata Mane,whose voice seems to have matched the sample on which the case was built.

19 inmates flee Dongri protective home
Tue, Sep 11, 2012

Nineteen inmates have escaped Navjeevan Mahila Vastigruh,a protective home in Dongri for women rescued under Prevention of Immoral Trafficking Act,in the past week.

Gawli used his sena for crime: ex-aide
Thu, Sep 06, 2012

Underworld don-turned-politician Arun Gawli,sentenced to life imprisonment last week for the murder of a Shiv Sena corporator,used his political outfit Akhil Bhartiya Sena (ABS) as a front to gather information about construction activity,target builders and cable operators and extortion,a former aide has said.

Gawli used sena for crime: ex-aide
Thu, Sep 06, 2012

Copies of the judgment were given to the convicts on Wednesday.

Teen victim of orphanage sexual abuse tells horror story in court
Wed, Sep 05, 2012

A 16-year-old mentally challenged girl told court how she was raped,sodomised,tortured....

The rise and fall of Gawli,from don to leader to convict
Mon, Aug 27, 2012

Till his arrest,he would not allow anyone to enter his fortress,heavily guarded and protected by a 15-foot-high gate,unless his or credentials were established. Since he was arrested from that den in Byculla’s Dagdi Chawl,his political might has no longer been what it was

No security,8 staff for 226 at women’s protection home
Sun, Aug 26, 2012

At this government-run protection home for women,hardly any protection is visible for its 226-odd inmates but state apathy is quite evident,and it begins right at the gates.

Bicycle Diary
Sun, Aug 26, 2012

Brikesh Singh has been on a bicycle tour for a month now,and from September 1,for another month,he will live on a tree.

Prosecutor writes to top cops on ‘dereliction of duty’ by policemen
Tue, Aug 21, 2012

Special public prosecutor Vidya Vidya Kale has drawn the attention of the Director General of Police and City Commissioner of Police to two policemen allegedly trying to shield encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma and other accused in the 2006 Lakhan Bhaiya encounter case.

More Northeast people leave Mumbai
Sun, Aug 19, 2012

The exodus of the Northeast community from Mumbai continued as a third batch of labourers left the city on Saturday morning.

Assurances can’t hold back NE youth in city
Sat, Aug 18, 2012

Assamese workers throng Kurla Terminus to catch train to Guwahati