Cities | mid-day.com | Sunday August 29, 2010
While the Mumbai police was able to nab the four foreigners in the Rs 6.6 crore diamond heist that took place on August 23 at the India International Jewellery Show in Goregaon, within hours of the crime. Completing investigation formalities though, is a matter lost in translation.The foreigners speak Spanish, and not a word of English, making it d...
Cities | Rashmi Rajput | Tuesday August 24, 2010
Between them, they swallowed 75 small packets' worth of diamonds. Then, the four foreigners headed to the Mumbai airport and boarded a flight to Dubai.The gang - which includes a woman - arrived in Mumbai, the police believes, with the intention of pulling off a major robbery at an international jewellery exhibition.The three Mexicans and a Venezue...
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday August 11, 2010
Villagers at Uran have been having a field day, collecting items for their evening tea and snacks. Unfortunately, the items can prove to be very dangerous, as they have been plucked out of an oily sea.Nine containers from the vessel MSC Chitra washed ashore at Uran yesterday, and villagers wasted no time in rummaging through them. They broke the co...
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday May 19, 2010
The Vakola junction in Mumbai is fast emerging as the chosen spot for robbers in the city, with two major highway robberies, to the tune of Rs 5 crore, taking place there in less than 10 days.
Cities | mid-day.com | Monday May 10, 2010
A speeding bus killed 50-year-old Hemangi Warangkar in Mumbai on Sunday. To make matters worse, jewellery worth Rs 50,000, which she was wearing, was allegedly stolen on the premises of St George's Hospital, where her body was sent for a post-mortem.
Cities | mid-day.com | Sunday May 9, 2010
The robbery at Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri still remains one of the most sensational unsolved cases in the history of the Mumbai police. The incident dates back to March 19, 1987, when 28 so-called probationary CBI officers entered the jewellery shop around 2.15 pm. The mastermind strode straight to owner Pratapbhai Zaveri, introduced himself as Res...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday April 16, 2010
In two separate incidents, police have claimed to have averted two robbery attempts in the city with the arrest of nine persons and recovered revolvers and sharp weapons.
Cities | mid-day.com | Tuesday March 23, 2010
Rehmat Ali Rangrez (30), notorious for high-profile robberies across Mumbai was arrested on Sunday with two of his accomplices for robbing diamonds worth Rs 32 lakh.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday February 23, 2010
The Mumbai Police arrested two people on Tuesday for the robbery of a prominent South Mumbai eatery Cafe Churchill. The café was robbed on February 17 and the robbery was caught on the CCTV camera of the café.
India News | Ketki Angre | Monday May 25, 2009
In a shocking security lapse, four intruders entered the Air India cargo complex, looted gold and silver coins in broad daylight and escaped.