Accused procured arsenic as samples for bulk order

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- The suspected killers of the Santacruz businessman had obtained thallium and arsenic from a South Mumbai-based supplier as samples, claiming that they wanted to order bulk quantities... Read More

100 kg ganja seized, 3 arrested

Bhiwandi, Dec. 6 -- Three persons were arrested with 100 kgs of marijuana worth Rs.10 lakh on Saturday. The accused have been identified as Mahipalsingh Chundwat, 27, and Rameshchand Balai, 23, of Ra... Read More

Fraud IPS officer dupes Marathi singer of Rs.2.5L

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- A 32-year-old man from Goa was arrested for allegedly duping Marathi singer Ashok Nikalje of Rs.2.5 lakh by posing as an IPS officer and promising him an invitation to a high-profile... Read More

Task force formulates 10-step action plan to combat measles

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- The newly-formed state-level task force for measles met on Monday and came up with a 10-step action plan to fight the spread of the viral outbreak in the city. The steps include int... Read More

Dominique Lapierre, the French author of The City of Joy, is dead

Marseille, Dec. 6 -- French writer Dominique Lapierre, the author of best-selling books on India like "Freedom at Midnight" and "City of Joy" and whose novels sold millions of copies, has died. "At 9... Read More

At All-party meet, PM pushes for consensus over G20 Presidency

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged leaders of political parties to come together for the government's plans for the G20 presidency, calling the year-long period when Ind... Read More

Gold smuggling 'has own cycle', says Sitharaman

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said smuggling of gold "seems to have its own cycle" irrespective of high or low customs duty while releasing a report on smugg... Read More

'Maharashtra ministers will not be allowed in Belagavi'

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- Amid the raging border row, Karnataka on Monday said the proposed visit of a ministerial delegation from neighbouring Maharashtra could instigate people, with chief minister Basavara... Read More

Croatia beat Japan in penalty shootout

AL WAKRAH, Dec. 6 -- Goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic saved three spot-kicks as Croatia beat Japan 3-1 in a penalty shootout to reach the World Cup quarter-finals for the third time after an enthralling 1... Read More

Cops pose as food delivery agents to arrest serial thief

Mumbai, Dec. 6 -- A serial thief, who had been off the radar for nearly 11 years, was arrested by a police team who, in the attire of food delivery agents, had been staking out his house for three day... Read More