Mumbai: Two eminent Mumbai-based lawyers, Mrunalini Deshmukh and Vaibhav Krishnan, have volunteered to provide legal aid to victims of sexual harassment and assault, without charging any fee.
Published 13-Oct-2018 19:24 IST
Mumbai: Two persons were Saturday nabbed by the National Investigation Agency from suburban Andheri here with fake currency notes of Rs 2000 denomination with a face value of Rs 96,000, an official said.
Published 13-Oct-2018 16:54 IST
Thane: A local trader was allegedly duped to the tune of Rs 4 lakh by a man, who offered to give him distributorship of a leading Ayurved products company through a fake website, police said on Saturday. The victim, a 22-year-old engineering student, has lodged a complaint with Bazarpeth policeMore
Published 13-Oct-2018 16:22 IST
Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar has predicted that the BJP and the Shiv Sena may come together for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, but not for the Assembly polls in Maharashtra.
Published 13-Oct-2018 14:09 IST
Mumbai: Congress and NCP leaders in Maharashtra met here Friday to continue their discussions on alliance for the next year's Lok Sabha and Assembly elections.
Published 13-Oct-2018 10:12 IST
Mumbai: Senior Congress leader and former Maharasthra minister Anandrao Devkate died on Friday at his native place in Solapur district after a brief illness, the party said here. He was 86.
Published 12-Oct-2018 23:16 IST
Mumbai: A former government employee allegedly tried to end life by drinking a floor-cleaner at Mantralaya, headquarters of the Maharashtra government here, on Friday to protest 'forced' retirement, police said. It is the latest in a series of similar incidents at Mantralaya this year. DilipMore
Published 12-Oct-2018 21:18 IST
Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had to issue a hasty clarification after a tender advertisement for supply of animal feed to a zoo run by the city civic body mentioned `beef' as one of the items needed.
Published 12-Oct-2018 21:14 IST
Mumbai: A special NIA court here has ordered the attachment of four properties in Mumbai belonging to absconding Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, booked under an anti-terror law.
Published 12-Oct-2018 19:52 IST
Thane: Fake currency notes with a face value of over Rs 4 lakh were recovered from a vehicle near Bhiwandi in Thane district of Maharashtra and five persons were arrested in this connection, police said on Friday. The action was taken on Thursday based on a tip-off, police said.
Published 12-Oct-2018 15:53 IST
Mumbai: The Stant Bank of Mauritius' (SBM) Mumbai branch has been hit by a cyber fraud as hackers into its accounts. The cases were reported from the SBM Nariman Point branch in Mumbai, on 1st and 2nd of October. It is alleged that the hackers tried to hack the system to siphon over Rs. 143 crore.
Published 12-Oct-2018 14:24 IST | Updated 14:30 IST
Mumbai: A 35-year-old man was Friday shot at in Dadar in central Mumbai and he succumbed to injuries after being rushed to hospital, police said. Manoj Mourya was shot from behind by an unidentified person on Senapati Bapat Road in Dadar West on Friday morning.
Published 12-Oct-2018 13:45 IST
Mumbai: Justice Gautam Patel of the Bombay High Court has come out in support of the ongoing #MeToo movement currently sweeping the country's landscape, saying the patriarchal world does not allow women to speak freely.
Published 12-Oct-2018 13:05 IST | Updated 13:43 IST
Mumbai: The Maharashtra State Commission for Women on Thursday issued a notice to Marathi poet Dinkar Manwar over a poem which has drawn criticism from certain quarters for `insulting' tribal women.
Published 12-Oct-2018 02:00 IST
Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ally Shiv Sena Thursday demanded the removal of Union minister M J Akbar, who has been accused by several women journalists of sexually harassment.
Published 11-Oct-2018 23:38 IST
Mumbai: An official of Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC) at Vashi in neighbouring Navi Mumbai was on Thursday caught accepting a bribe of Rs 25,000, police said.
Published 11-Oct-2018 21:06 IST
Mumbai: NCP president Sharad Pawar has called a meeting of senior leaders of the party's Maharashtra unit Friday to discuss candidates for the next year's Lok Sabha elections.
Published 11-Oct-2018 20:41 IST
Mumbai: Members of Congress women wing in Mumbai on Thursday protested in support of actress Tanushree Dutta, who accused Nana Patekar of harassing her ten years ago.
Published 11-Oct-2018 18:32 IST | Updated 19:37 IST
Nashik (Maha): Two teenaged cousin sisters drowned in a canal here in Maharashtra while washing clothes in the water body, a police official said on Thursday.
Published 11-Oct-2018 16:24 IST
Mumbai: Water scarcity in Maharashtra has still not reached an alarming level to require the Centre to pitch in to announce a compensation for the state, officials said on Thursday.
Published 11-Oct-2018 15:00 IST | Updated 15:03 IST

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