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‘Actor staged accident for sake of her children’

Thursday 9 January '14

She did not want them to know about her decision to live with lover, say police.
Marathi actress Alka Punewar staged accident to elope with boyfriend

Wednesday 8 January '14

Alka Punewar mysteriously disappeared ten days ago, was traced in Chennai with her boyfriend.
27 die as bus falls into ravine in Thane

Friday 3 January '14

The collision sent the bus hurtling down the ghat into a ravine about 250 feet deep.
Hospital sets rules for arrested suspects seeking ‘treatment’

Monday 30 December '13

The circular also says that suspects whose health is found to be normal after six hours’ observation period should be discharged.
Suicide note of woman who ended life at CST found

Saturday 28 December '13

Patel allegedly set herself on fire inside a toilet of the Divisional Railway Manager’s office in CST Thursday.
Woman arrested for siphoning off Rs 97 lakh

Wednesday 25 December '13

Following complaints from some students, the authorities of the institute started an inquiry against her.
Suspect son trying to hide behind drug habit: Cops

Tuesday 24 December '13

Raghuveer has claimed that he was sleeping under the influence of drugs for most of the day and did not answer the door when a visitor came calling
Traffic major concern as city gears up for Modi rally

Friday 20 December '13

Traffic police are worried that the sheer number of buses might lead to congestion.
2 cops, 8 men held for robbing 3 of Rs 1.29 cr

Thursday 19 December '13

Khopoli police arrested two policemen and eight persons for allegedly robbing employees of a gold merchant.
New law battles age-old woes

Wednesday 18 December '13

A year since the Protection of Children against Sexual Offences Act, 2012, number of cases registered for such offences has shot up.
Sandhya Singh murder: ‘Son was in Ulwe on day she went missing’

Wednesday 18 December '13

Raghuveer’s call data records show that he had visited Ulwe village in Navi Mumbai on that day.
Seven years after he jumped bail, Godmother’s son in city police net

Tuesday 17 December '13

According to Crime Branch sources, the accused — Karan Jadeja (39), was arrested in 2006 in Bandra with a pistol and four to five live cartridges.
Cops pose as BMC staff to nab robbery suspect

Tuesday 10 December '13

The guard succumbed to injuries later.
Men who robbed a store, shot at commuter repeat offenders: Cops

Tuesday 10 December '13

Police said the four are repeat offenders.
A year on, 179 cases filed under PCSOA

Tuesday 10 December '13

‘Law enables more people to report cases of sexual assault on minors’
‘Sexually harassed’ woman staffer of clinic attempts suicide

Tuesday 3 December '13

N M Joshi Marg police Saturday registered a case against the four and are investigating the case.
Once bitten, cops keep strict vigil on undertrials at courts

Monday 2 December '13

Following the escape of an alleged terrorist from a sessions court, police set up squads to conduct random checks.
‘Islam Gymkhana member used cafeteria to collect tickets’

Sunday 17 November '13

According to Crime Branch officials, Rehman’s brother owns a cafeteria at the Islam Gymkhana.
Cops look for hotelier who helped sell Sachin match passes in black

Friday 15 November '13

Police say the hotelier would procure passes from other club members and hand them to the three for selling them in black market.
Cops arrest three for selling passes in black

Thursday 14 November '13

The person who was posing as the customer agreed to buy six VIP passes for Rs 25,000 each.


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