India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 14, 2015
All the accused in the last month's Mumbai hooch tragedy in which 104 people were killed have been booked under IPC section 302 (murder) and the case will be tried in fast track court, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 2, 2015
A sessions court here fixed July 13 for recording statements of prosecution witnesses in a case against former parliamentarian Dhananjay Singh, facing trial on charges of destruction of evidence in the torture and murder of his maid.
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.
Tuesday May 5, 2015
Charged with culpable homicide not amounting to murder, the actor could be jailed for up to 10 years if convicted
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday March 26, 2015
Actor Salman Khan, being tried for culpable homicide not amounting to murder in connection with a 2002 hit-and-run case, will appear in a court in Mumbai on Friday to record his statement under section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora, Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Thursday February 26, 2015
Gangster Abu Salem has been sentenced to life in jail by an anti-terror court in Mumbai in connection with the murder of builder Pradeep Jain in 1995.
Mumbai News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agencies) | Thursday February 19, 2015
The police in Maharashtra are investigating the murder of a seven-year-old girl who was found on the terrace of a well-known resort in Lonavala near Mumbai, with her throat slit and signs of sexual abuse. An angry crowd of local residents on Wednesday vandalized the resort.
Mumbai News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 18, 2015
On camera, a young man is seen being beaten mercilessly, punched and kicked by men who also try to run him over with a bike. 22-year-old Afzal Beg died on Tuesday evening, hours after the savage assault in Malad in Mumbai.
India News | Agencies | Monday February 16, 2015
A special court has convicted gangster Abu Salem in the murder of a Mumbai-based builder in 1995. Salem was extradited from Portugal in 2005 and has been in Arthur Road Jail ever since.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The Bombay High Court on Tuesday rejected a petition filed by dentist couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar who had sought stopping of the release and telecast of a film allegedly based on the murder of their daughter Arushi and domestic servant Hemraj.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury (with inputs from agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
The bad press for the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI seems to be carrying into the New Year. Ever since BJP President Amit Shah was exempted of murder charges for the extra-judicial killings of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh, his wife and a witness by a Mumbai court, the investigative agency has been at a loss to explain its future strategy in...
Mumbai News | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Four hundred cops from the Mumbai Police along with two of its most flamboyant officers, Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria and ATS Chief Himanshu Roy, came together at the premiere of 'Daughters of Mother India' a film that chronicles that aftermath of the horrific rape and murder of a 23-year-old medical intern on December 16, 2012.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday October 30, 2014
The local tailor who was arrested for the ruthless rape and murder of a 12-year-old in Baiganwadi, Govandi, has shown no signs of remorse for his crime, Shivaji Nagar police revealed. In fact, in an act of perversion, the accused was in the first row amongst those attending the victim's funeral, silently watching as she was interred in the ground.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Five persons, including a minor boy, wanted for the murder of a local Shiv Sena leader in suburban Malad last night, were arrested today, police said.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
A man allegedly shot dead a youth when he found him with a girl he was in love with, police said today.
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Monday September 1, 2014
A five-year-old girl was raped and murdered in Borivali in north-west Mumbai in the early hours of Sunday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Two men working at a petrol pump were on Friday murdered by a youth who allegedly intended to rob them, police said.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
With the arrest of two men, police today claimed to have cracked the murder a 69-year-old businessman, within a day of the incident coming to light.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday July 7, 2014
A Mumbai court will today sentence a man found guilty of assaulting, molesting and killing young lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha in her flat in 2012.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday July 3, 2014
Sajjad Ahmed Moghul, the security guard convicted of killing lawyer Pallavi Purakayastha at her Mumbai residence on August 9, 2012, had murdered the 25-year-old like a butcher, the prosecution told the Sessions Court today.
Mumbai News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 30, 2014
Pallavi Purkayastha was killed in her own home in Mumbai, allegedly by the security guard of her apartment building. Two years after the killing that jolted a city known to be safe for women, a court will announce its verdict on the case.
Mumbai News | Reported by Tejas Mehta and Sunil Singh; Edited by Swati Gupta | Friday June 27, 2014
Ten policemen all working at the same station in Mumbai have been accused in a First Information Report or FIR of kidnapping, sexually assault and murdering a young man they had arrested.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Friday May 30, 2014
An 81-year-old man killed his 74-year-old wife on Wednesday night, bringing a 52-year-old marriage to a sordid end.