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Prompt arrests in Palghar incident show state govts can always act fast to counter communalism if they want to
Politics

Prompt arrests in Palghar incident show state govts can always act fast to counter communalism if they want to

From 2015, 45 Muslims have been lynched by mobs, yet neither did any government functionary expressed any concern like they did in the Palghar incident nor did any government felt obliged to immediately arrest the culprits or suspend the policemen who allowed them to be lynched

Mumbai Police arrests Mira Road resident who refused to accept groceries delivered by Muslim during coronavirus lockdown
India

Mumbai Police arrests Mira Road resident who refused to accept groceries delivered by Muslim during coronavirus lockdown

A 51-year-old man in Mira Road was arrested on Wednesday by the police for refusing to accept the grocery delivered by a Muslim man

Narendra Modi lays foundation for three metro lines in Mumbai, inaugurates first greenfield industrial smart city
India

Narendra Modi lays foundation for three metro lines in Mumbai, inaugurates first greenfield industrial smart city

Narendra Modi on Saturday laid the foundation stone for three metro lines, which will together add more than 42 km to the metro network of Mumbai.

Bajrang Dal denies giving firearm training at camp held near Mumbai, claims air guns were used
India

Bajrang Dal denies giving firearm training at camp held near Mumbai, claims air guns were used

When contacted, Sandeep Bhagat, Konkan region coordinator of the Bajrang Dal, said the allegation was a 'political conspiracy'.

Thane Police busts gang that duped people in US through call centre; similar scam was unearthed two years ago
India

Thane Police busts gang that duped people in US through call centre; similar scam was unearthed two years ago

Acting on a tip-off, Thane police raided a call centre in Mira Road area and arrested seven people.

Maharashtra Police arrests seven Bangladeshis in Thane; illegal immigrants booked under Passport Act
India

Maharashtra Police arrests seven Bangladeshis in Thane; illegal immigrants booked under Passport Act

Seven illegal Bangladeshi immigrants have been arrested in Thane by the Maharashtra Police. Theaccused were booked under the Passport Act

Three Mumbai policemen held captive, thrashed for investigating complaints of loud indoor music in Mira Road; 14 people arrested
India

Three Mumbai policemen held captive, thrashed for investigating complaints of loud indoor music in Mira Road; 14 people arrested

Fourteen persons, including two women, were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly holding three policemen captive for hours and thrashing them

Children, adults rally nationwide over Kathua and Unnao rape cases, demand justice and strict punishment for rapists
India

Children, adults rally nationwide over Kathua and Unnao rape cases, demand justice and strict punishment for rapists

Scores of people took to streets on Sunday protesting over the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district and the rape of a 16-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao by BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar

Fake call centre scam: Kingpin's key aide arrested in Delhi, further probe to be held in Thane
India

Fake call centre scam: Kingpin's key aide arrested in Delhi, further probe to be held in Thane

A key aide of Sagar Thakkar, the alleged kingpin of the IRS scam -- which duped thousands of Americans of over $300 million by reaching them via call centres posing as US officials to extort money -- has been arrested from Delhi, Thane Police said Tuesday.

Maharashtra police bust fake call centre network in the state
News & Analysis

Maharashtra police bust fake call centre network in the state

In a massive operation, police busted at least nine call centres in Mira Road town and detained over 770 people for allegedly threatening US and other foreign nationals, police said here on Wednesday.

Journalist who covered police raid on bar allegedly murdered in Mumbai
Mumbai

Journalist who covered police raid on bar allegedly murdered in Mumbai

In a shocking incident, a journalist in Mumbai was allegedly murdered on Friday after he had gone to a bar to cover a police raid.

Thane: Man arrested for abducting, raping relative's minor daughter
Mumbai

Thane: Man arrested for abducting, raping relative's minor daughter

A 25-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly abducting and raping the minor daughter of a relative in Mira Road area of Thane, police said.

Was listening to music: Poonam Pandey after arrest for indecency
Entertainment

Was listening to music: Poonam Pandey after arrest for indecency

There was no immediate indication on what exactly those 'indecent acts' were, and why the police thought she needed to be accompanied by a male.

Mumbai: British woman molested in Oshiwara, 1 held
Mumbai

Mumbai: British woman molested in Oshiwara, 1 held

A 26-year-old British national, who is a dancer and works in Bollywood movies, was allegedly molested by a salesman when she and her two female compatriots, boarded an auto rickshaw in suburban Oshiwara today.