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Maharashtra: BJP will win Assembly polls, I will remain CM, says Fadnavis

In his brief speech, Fadnavis said, “I have graced the Loksatta’s annual function for five successive years. I can state with confidence, I will come next year too.”

‘Present complex now most ill-equipped’, Bombay HC asks Maharashtra govt to decide on offering land

The court passed an order in a Public Interest Litigation filed by Ahmad Abdi, a lawyer, seeking direction to provide a new building for the Bombay High Court with fixtures, furniture and other infrastructure on priority basis.

Soon, public panic buttons, more CCTV cameras in Mumbai under ‘Safe City’ project

The project, also being planned in seven other major cities across India under the Nirbhaya Fund, has proposed one-stop crisis centres for women. A senior state official said the Centre had agreed to release Rs 151 crore for the project in Mumbai.

Vasai couple steals Rs 45,000 from Mumbai hospital visitor, held

After their arrest, the accused claimed that one of them, Rajnarayan, was suffering from a heart ailment and they had stolen the money to fund his treatment.

Maharashtra: Three govt hospitals de-listed from cashless scheme, issue raised in BMC meeting

Claiming that several patients are bearing the brunt of the sudden closure of the scheme, Corporator Dr Saeeda Khan has threatened to hold a protest at the Worli office of MJPJAY if the three BMC hospitals are not re-empanelled.

Thane: Father, brothers arrested for killing woman, making it look like suicide

“While prima facie it looked like suicide, we found injuries on the woman’s neck and hands. The post-mortem report revealed that she had been murdered,” said a senior police officer.

Mumbai: BMC opens kabaddi court at 5,500-sq ft Dahisar facility

A senior civic official said, “The BMC has spent Rs 1.10 crore on development and beautification of this open space into a recreation ground. There have been demands for it after the Kabaddi Premier League was launched."

Deaths on Mumbai’s suburban tracks: Goyal asks Railways to take fresh look at solutions suggested by firm

According to data from the railway police commissionerate, every year nearly 3,000 deaths are recorded on railway tracks: both commuters and trespassers. More than 50 per cent of the deaths are of those crossing the railway tracks.

24-yr-old held for shooting at transgender

Two country-made pistols and five live cartridges, along with a Honda Amaze car, were recovered, police said. Police formed a team to nab the accused.

Recall notices to AAP MLAs on assets case, Delhi Assembly speaker tells Lokayukta

While notices have already been served to all 70 MLAs, including Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, based on the January 9 complaint, Goel has urged Khetrapal to recall them, saying the allegations are “baseless and politically motivated”.

Mumbai cops yet to nab culprits who beat up pastor

On Sunday, while the meeting was on, a group of seven to eight men allegedly forced themselves inside and beat up Selvam and Valmiki, police said. “We have lodged an FIR on the basis of Valmiki’s complaint,” a senior officer said.

Delhi: Worker falls to death, two held for negligence

The accused have been charged under IPC sections 288 (negligent conduct with respect to pulling down or repairing buildings) and 304-(a) (causing death by negligence) at Dwarka North police station.