3 held for trying to extort Rs.50L from 76-yr-old doctor

Mumbai, Sept. 19 -- Unit 12 of the Mumbai crime branch on Friday evening arrested three people, including a 21-year-old woman, who allegedly posed as members of a naxalite group and tried to extort a ... Read More

Sweeper gets 15 yrs for sexual assault

Mumbai, Sept. 19 -- A special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) court on Saturday convicted a sweeper working with an Urdu school in south Mumbai for sexually assaulting an 11-year-o... Read More

PM Modi real face of BJP, says Saamana editorial

Mumbai, Sept. 19 -- Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana on Saturday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he is the real face of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The editorial also stated Modi was taki... Read More

Sindhudurg airport gets aerodrome licence; set to be open for airlines

Mumbai, Sept. 19 -- Sindhudurg airport has received an aerodrome license from the Director-General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). The aerodrome license will now enable the airport operator to throw open th... Read More

Man axes wife to death in Dahanu, held

Mumbai, Sept. 19 -- A labourer, Sandeep Gangya More, 47, allegedly murdered his wife, Vanita, 40, for not doing household chores. According to the police, More hacked his wife with an axe and her body... Read More

CBI court rejects bail pleas of Rana Kapoor's wife and 2 daughters

Mumbai, Sept. 19 -- A special CBI Court on Saturday rejected the bail applications of Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor's wife Bindu Kapoor and daughters Roshni and Radha Kapoor Khanna and remanded them in... Read More

Throats of Maha woman, her three kids slit in UP

Lucknow, Sept. 19 -- A man from Bahraich lured a woman from Maharashtra on the pretext of marriage and killed her and her three children. The bodies were found in Bahraich district last week and polic... Read More

BKC flyover mishap: FIR filed against contractor

MUMBAI, Sept. 19 -- The Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) police have registered an FIR against the contractor, J Kumar Infra Projects Limited, in connection with the BKC under-construction flyover mishap in... Read More

Badlapur resident dies after truck runs over her

Badlapur, Sept. 19 -- A 55-year-old woman, who was employed as a domestic help, was run over by a truck in Badlapur on Saturday evening. Badlapur police have arrested the truck driver for driving unde... Read More

India's power loom capital turning into pothole haven

BHIWANDI, Sept. 19 -- Lakhs of people travel in and out of the loom town on any given day of the week, thanks to its many power looms and warehouses. Comparatively, a meagre Rs.30Cr is spent on repair... Read More