The accused, identified as Bhavesh Chandurkar, allegedly started the blaze in the early hours of Sunday because he was assaulted by one of the deceased, police said
A fire brigade official said the blaze broke out at the Saibaba temple due to a short circuit at 4.15 am. The fire, a level one blaze, was doused by 4.40 am
Mumbai rains: Heavy showers cause landslide on Western Express Highway in Kandivali, traffic diverted
The Western Express Highway (WEH) is a major north-south arterial road, stretching from Dahisar to suburban Bandra in Mumbai
BMC to seal buildings in north Mumbai’s slums and congested areas amid sharp rise in coronavirus cases
North Mumbai, which includes Dahisar, Borivali, Malad, Charkop and Kandivali areas, has seen a sharp rise in cases in the last 15 days.
Palghar lynching: Supreme Court seeks response from Maharashtra govt, Centre on pleas seeking CBI, NIA probes
The Supreme Court on Thursday sought a response from the Maharashtra government on two petitions seeking separate probes by the CBI and the NIA into the alleged lynching of three people, including two seers, in the state's Palghar district in April.
Palghar lynching: Maharashtra Police's CID books 18 more people; number of arrests in connection to case rises to 134
Eighteen more people have been arrested by Maharashtra Police's CID in the Palghar lynching case, officials said on Tuesday.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Accused held in Palghar lynching case tests positive for COVID-19; 20 inmates, 23 cops quarantined
One of the persons arrested in connection with the Palghar lynching case, who was lodged in a police lock-up, has tested coronavirus positive, an official said on Saturday.
Palghar lynching: Thirty-five cops from Kasa Police Station transferred; plea in Bombay HC seeks handing of investigation to NIA
As many as 35 policemen of Kasa Police Station have been transferred in connection with the Palghar lynching incident
MHA seeks report from Maharashtra CM on Palghar mob lynching; two police personnel suspended, 101 people taken into custody
The Maharashtra government on Sunday ordered a high-level inquiry into the Palghar mob lynching incident in which three people were killed on Thursday night
A home with 25,000 acres of forest reserve in the backyard – The Wadhwa Group brings to you TW Gardens, Kandivali
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Coastal Road Project: 'Development not at the cost of citizens,' Bombay HC pulls up Maharashtra govt, BMC
BMC counsel Anil Sakhre told the court while a survey had been conducted in the Worli area to identify people and livelihoods that would be affected by a portion of the coastal road project
The birth of Lord Krishna was rung in with religious fervour and gaiety in Maharashtra and it was followed Monday by colourful 'dahi handi' celebrations which saw enthusiastic participation by youngsters in Mumbai and other parts of the state
Security guard rapes stray dog in Mumbai's Kandivali: India must strengthen PCA Act to deter sexual crimes against animals
A security guard was recently arrested for raping a stray dog in a manner similar to the 2012 Delhi gangrape. His release on a bail of Rs 3,000, has highlighted the need for stricter laws to deter sexual crimes against animals
Maharashtra Bandh: BEST buses attacked in Mumbai; shopkeepers observe shutdown; local trains run on schedule
Protesters attacked buses and stopped local trains in Mumbai and the adjoining Thane city today during the Maharashtra bandh called by Maratha outfits over their demand for reservation.
Shiv Sena leader Sachin Sawant shot dead in Mumbai by two motorcycle-borne assailants; investigation underway
The two unidentified assailants stopped his vehicle and fired four rounds at Sawant
Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam demands action against MNS workers for damaging Gujarati signboards
Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam on Tuesday demanded stringent action against Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers for damaging Gujarati signboards of some commercial establishments in the city and neighbouring Vasai.
Ex-Shiv Sena corporator Ashok Sawant's murder: Police detains 17-year-old boy, to produce him before juvenile court today
Police detained on Wednesday a 17-year-old boy from Pune in connection with the killing of former Shiv Sena corporator Ashok Sawant in suburban Kandivli.
A fire broke out in a commercial building in suburban Kandivali on Saturday morning, with four to five persons rescued from the spot
The Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) of the city police on Wednesday seized LSD drug worth Rs 70 lakh from five persons, including an associate producer of a leading entertainment channel, all of whom were arrested from suburban Malad, an official said.
The Hiranandani tower, a 22-floor-building, has been evacuated completely and the firefighting efforts and search operations are underway.