Mumbai News

Thane: Five held for Rs 7-lakh robbery at temple

According to a complaint lodged by the temple priest at Ganeshpuri police station, on May 10, the gang members had attacked the temple guard and tied him up.

Thane: 25-year-old arrested for ‘murder’ of transgender in Kolsewadi

According to the police, 38-year-old Reva Desai was a transgender and had been hounding the accused, identified as Sushil Bhalerao, for money.

ICT financial irregularities accusation: Panel to decide if defamation case to be filed

On May 18, ICT student Sarjerao Dholtade, also the ABVP city joint secretary, had told mediapersons that the institute had not returned excess fees paid by the students even after it was found that its fee structure was arbitrary and not in tune with the guidelines of the Directorate of Technical Education.

Mumbai Urban Transport Project-3: AIIB likely to provide Rs 3,500-crore loan

MUTP-3 includes two new suburban corridors, the quadrupling of an existing one and other projects, together worth nearly Rs 11,000 crore.

Mumbai: Refused money, man beats father to death in fit of rage, arrested

According to police, the accused was identified as Aravind Harke, who was arrested in the early hours of Tuesday.

Jillian Haslam’s journey finds its way to Hollywood studios

In Mumbai after a hectic trip involving visits to her 7 feet by 7 feet home below a staircase in Kidderpore and the dormitory of her former boarding school, Sholder says Haslam’s story is a very cinematic subject, “almost like a Charles Dickens classic, a great and improbable tale with twists and turns”.

BMC defies deadline: How are they going to finish road repair works before rain arrives, ask residents

Last year, the BMC had started repair and resurfacing of over 1,350 roads, including pre-monsoon preventive work. About half this work is yet to finish. Recently, it has dug up roads afresh, which will likely turn into potholes during monsoon.

MHADA wants new eligibility survey, many in dock

Maitri, the housing society in question, stands on a prime state-owned plot near the Grand Hyatt hotel in Kalina that had been originally offered to Pakistan for its consulate.

Mumbai: Man arrested for sexually assaulting Brazilian national

The police officials maintained that the women did not file the complaint immediately after the incident. “Further inquiry in the matter is on.

Maharashtra: Twenty-year-old mentally-challenged woman raped in Palghar

According to police, the woman’s mother lodged an FIR after the woman was found two-month pregnant. “The woman’s parents work as labourers at building sites and brick kilns. The woman is mentally unstable and lives with her parents,” an officer from Palghar police said.

Three dead in gas leak in Mumbai: Police book owner of firm for negligence

The owner of a chemical company, in which three employees died of a gas leak on May 12, was arrested by Boisar Police on Sunday. Police said Parimal Shaha, the owner, had allegedly not supplied his staff with any safety gear.

Gang busted for selling medicines for defence use in black market in Navi Mumbai

The main accused have been identified as Mahesh Nagansure (36), Sachin Vadaskar (29) and Sachin Baldeva (41), who work for Shri Samarth Distributors in Nagpada.