The Biggest Stories of June 20, 2015
Jun 20, 2015
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday June 29, 2015
Unable to find acceptance from his girlfriend's family, a 26-year-old murdered her and then surrendered to the local police. The star-crossed couple had originally met so they could commit suicide together, but instead, the accused slit the girl's th...
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday June 27, 2015
Mumbai police is probing the angle of political patronage being extended to the accused in the toxic alcohol tragedy. 104 people died after consuming spurious liquor at Laxmi Nagar slum in Malvani, near suburban Malad earlier this month.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday June 27, 2015
A month after gangster Mustafa Dossa reportedly held auditions of models inside the court premises in Mumbai, a report on the incident has been submitted to Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria. The report has enough material to suggest firm disciplinary...
India News | Edited by Sanjeev Singh (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday June 21, 2015
37 more people have died in the Mumbai spurious liquor tragedy today, taking the total number of deaths to 90. Another 37 people continue to be critical in hospitals; the victims had consumed spurious liquor on Wednesday night. The incident occurred ...
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanjeev Singh (with inputs from PTI) | Saturday June 20, 2015
64 people have died and 28 others remain critical in hospitals after consuming spurious liquor in Mumbai on Wednesday night.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Movies can be inspiring. But it depends on what kind of inspiration a person wants to draw from them. Officials from Charkop police station on Sunday nabbed a gang of eight for deceiving one of their uncles by posing as Income Tax (I-T) officials.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday June 15, 2015
More details have surfaced in the incident involving the recent gruesome murder of an Andheri woman, who was allegedly killed by her husband before he called up the police and confessed to his crime and then proceeded to jump off the Vashi bridge.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
A special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court in Mumbai has framed charges against 10 accused, including arrested scribe Jigna Vora, in the journalist J Dey murder case of 2011.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday June 3, 2015
A small-time actress and her boyfriend have been arrested for cheating more than 1,000 people of crores of rupees to quench their thirst to live the high life.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday June 3, 2015
The economic offences wing of the Mumbai Police crime branch has arrested actor Leena Paul and her partner Sekhar Chandrashekhar in an alleged case of cheating. They have been sent to police custody till June 4. Four other have been arrested as well.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday May 29, 2015
A 17-year-old boy who was arrested for theft and sent to a juvenile home in Mumbai earlier this month, died after he was allegedly sexually assaulted and brutally beaten up by fellow inmates, including an adult.
Others News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; Written by: Gitanjali Roy | Thursday May 28, 2015
Bollywood actress Sunny Leone visited the cyber crime cell of the Thane Police today to record a statement in an obscenity case filed earlier this month by a Mumbai housewife.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday May 25, 2015
Your friendly neighbourhood housewife may be an undercover detective for the police. Mumbai Police have decided to turn to housewives in Antop Hill and Wadala areas in order to nab potential rapists and molesters roaming the streets. The move comes a...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday May 18, 2015
A 40-year-old model and actor allegedly committed suicide by slitting her throat at her Versova residence on Saturday afternoon.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday April 29, 2015
If you think you're having a bad day, just pause to think of Anil Yadav. The 30-year-old may soon have to excrete out a 2.5-tola gold mangalsutra, with a large pendant, that he had stolen and then swallowed to avoid getting arrested.
Tuesday April 28, 2015
Anurag Kashyap has filed a FIR against 'persons unknown' with the Cyber Crime branch of the Mumbai Police
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Monday April 27, 2015
A mechanical engineer and his lawyer wife have been arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 21-year-old man from Ghatkopar in Mumbai last month. The 21-year-old was picked up from a desolate and poorly lit area near his house.
Mumbai News | Mid-Day | Monday April 27, 2015
A businessman, who had parked his car outside Malad police station and gone in to file a complaint, was shocked to find it missing; the Bangur Nagar police station is also right next door, but no cop noticed the theft
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday March 16, 2015
A psychopath has been on the prowl in the area near Mithibai College in Vile Parle and, for years, he has been picking women at random, attacking them with rods and blades. Yesterday, he struck again.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
Bollywood actress Rati Agnihotri today filed a complaint with police in Mumbai accusing her husband of domestic violence and intimidation.
Thursday January 29, 2015
The latest database from Numbeo, a website that collects global statistics including costs of living, crime rates and pollution indices, among others shows three Indian cities in the top 10 list of cities with the worst traffic conditions. These inc...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday January 26, 2015
In a show of brazenness that has shaken up the police department, one of two MBA students caught for drink driving slapped a policeman while the other bit off a part of the little finger of a constable who came to his colleague's rescue.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday January 23, 2015
Police have been left scratching their heads after three men entered a commercial aquarium in Kurla and stole 126 fish on Saturday. What has baffled the cops is that the thieves chose to break into an aquarium, even though the shop is adjacent to a r...
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday January 20, 2015
A newborn has died after being flung from the sixth storey of the apartment building where the mother worked as a domestic help.