The teenager sits quietly in a Mumbai rehab clinic, a victim of India's emerging fad for the drug crystal meth, which experts say is spurred by loopholes in the country's giant chemical industry.
At a time when plans for a bullet train are afoot and passengers are demanding better trains with superior facilities, an air-conditioned double-decker train, procured recently for nearly Rs 25 crore, has been languishing on a siding near Mulund station.
Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar was questioned by Mumbai Police's Crime Branch for four hours today in connection with the rape and molestation complaint filed against him by a 26-year-old model.
The 26-year-old model who had accused Deputy Inspector General (Protection of Civil Rights Unit) Sunil Paraskar of rape has been given police security after she complained that she has been receiving threatening calls to get her to withdraw the case.
A 65-year-old woman passenger was allegedly strip searched by two women ticket checkers after she erroneously entered the first class compartment of a suburban local while carrying a second class ticket, following which the TCs have been suspended.
Help continues to pour for the family of Nitin Ivalekar, the fireman who lost his life while fighting a blaze at a high-rise in Mumbai earlier this month. On Friday, the Fire Protection Association of India donated Rs 11 lakh to the Mr Ivalekar's family as a token of acknowledgement of his bravery.
A leopard which had strayed into the forest-like campus of IIT Bombay finally left after an almost four-day long sojourn early on Saturday, with the institute students, management and forest officials heaving a sigh of relief, an official said.
Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of rape by a city-based model, on Thursday filed an anticipatory bail application before the sessions court in Mumbai which granted him interim protection till July 31.
The trial in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving actor Salman Khan has been adjourned till August 21 as only seven original copies of the 63 statements are available with the police. A Mumbai court has directed the Bandra police to trace the documents by the next hearing.
A 34-year-old woman was allegedly raped in a moving sport utility vehicle (SUV) in central Mumbai, police said on Thursday.
Mumbai Model Accuses Senior IPS Officer Of Rape
An assistant who had gone to open the metallurgy lab at the IIT-Bombay campus got the shock of his life last morning when he saw a leopard hiding behind a generator. Scared to death, the assistant still had the presence of mind to down the shutter behind him before rushing off to inform the college authorities.
Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation, the hospital said on Thursday.
A First Information Report or FIR was today registered against the builder, office owners, occupants and others in connection with the July 18 fire incident at an upscale commercial high-rise building in Andheri, police said.
A leopard was seen today in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) campus in Mumbai. Officials claim that the leopard may still be present within the premises.