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MNS workers arrested for creating ruckus at sale of 'Pakistani brands'

At least 10 Maharashtra Navnirman Sena activists were arrested for allegedly creating ruckus in a Zara showroom at Lower Parel area in Mumbai to oppose the sale of 'Pakistani brands' of clothes.

PTI | Apr 19, 2017 10:43 PM

Indian Navy rescues 4 stranded tugboat crew members off Mumbai coast

Four crew members of a tugboat stranded at sea off Mumbai have been rescued by the Indian Navy, an official said on Tuesday.

PTI | Apr 18, 2017 10:26 AM

Nitin Gadkari plans to modernise Mumbai's waterfront, to build a structure taller than Dubai's Burj Khalifa

A key feature of the plan is a 7-km long marine drive between Mazagaon Docks and Wadala, much bigger than the existing Marine Drive.

PTI | Apr 16, 2017 12:11 PM

ACB arrests IAS officer, his deputy for allegedly demanding a bribe of Rs 12 lakh in Maharashtra

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) at Palghar in Maharashtra arrested an IAS officer and his deputy for allegedly demanding a bribe of Rs 12 lakh.

PTI | Apr 16, 2017 08:54 AM

Maharashtra: Eight college students drown at Wairi Beach in Sindhudurg district

The students from Maratha Engineering College in Belgaum had gone to swim in the sea, it said. The deceased, five boys and three girls, were part of a group of 47 students.

News Nation Bureau | Apr 15, 2017 08:47 PM

Non-bailable arrest warrant issued against Sanjay Dutt over alleged threat to filmmaker Shakil Noorani

Mumbai's Andheri court on Saturday issued non-bailable arrest warrant against Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt over alleged threat to filmmaker Shakil Noorani. The case has been long pending in court and...

News Nation Bureau | Apr 15, 2017 08:15 PM

Man dies of bee attack in Thane

After being stung by a swarm of honey bees, a 54-year-old man died on Saturday, a civic official said.

PTI | Apr 15, 2017 04:09 PM

Mumbai: BEST has just Rs 57 crore in investments and deposits

According to the reply given by BEST on April 12, their total investments and deposits were a mere Rs 56.9 crore. Out of this, Rs 42.19 crore is invested in the Electric Supply Contingency Reserve...

PTI | Apr 15, 2017 01:42 PM

Mumbai: BEST-run AC buses suspended from April 17

Hanumant Gone, Public Relations Officer of BEST said this decision was taken considering a poor response from commuters.

PTI | Apr 14, 2017 08:16 AM

Money laundering case: PMLA court issues non-bailable warrant against Zakir Naik

A special court to hear cases under the PMLA in Mumbai has issued a non-bailable warrant (NBW) against controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik in connection with a money laundering case.

PTI | Apr 13, 2017 07:00 PM

Irregularities found in award of ad contracts in Mumbai division

A parliamentary committee has found irregularities in award of contracts of advertisements in the Mumbai division of the railways and recommended a CBI inquiry into it.

PTI | Apr 12, 2017 12:26 PM

Surat banker's heart gives new lease of life to 27-year-old Ukrainian woman

A 27-year-old Ukrainian model got a new lease of life on Monday when doctors at a Mumbai-based private hospital gave her a new heart. In what possibly is the first heart transplant case of a foreign...

News Nation Bureau | Apr 11, 2017 10:47 AM

Fake call centre scam mastermind Sagar Thakkar arrested in Mumbai

Sagar Thakkar alias ‘Shaggy’, the alleged mastermind of the Internal Revenue Service call centre scam in which thousands of Americans were defrauded to the tune of USD 300 million, has been...

PTI | Apr 08, 2017 12:26 PM

Bill seeking to prevent attacks on journos and media houses passed in Maha legislative assembly

The Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Friday passed a bill that seeks to prevent attacks on journalists and media houses.

PTI | Apr 07, 2017 11:06 PM

Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC it may hike compensation for rape victims

The Maharashtra government has informed the Bombay high court that it has mooted a proposal to hike the compensation to the victims of rape, sexual assault and acid attacks from Rs 3 lakh to Rs 10...

PTI | Apr 05, 2017 06:58 PM