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Falaknaaz Syed and Madhusudan Sahoo

RBI’s Yes Bank rescue plan on, SBI to pick 49 per cent

Finance Ministersaid the government had asked the Reserve Bank to look into what went wrong at Yes Bank and fix individual responsibilities.

07 Mar 2020 6:29 AM

Court acquits MLA in 14-year-old bribe case

A Thane special court on Tuesday acquitted BJP legislator Narendra Mehta, who represents Mira-Bhayandar, in a 14-year-old case related to allegations that he had accepted a bribe of Rs 20,000 from a l

09 Nov 2016 6:52 AM

Youth arrested for cheating girls online

The Local Crime Branch (LCB) unit of Thane (rural) police on Thursday arrested a 24-year-old youth for cheating young girls through fake profiles on social media websites.

04 Nov 2016 1:14 AM

Duo held for duping 26 job aspirants of Rs 15 Lakh

The Bhayandar police has nabbed two recruitment agents for allegedly duping 26 job aspirants to the tune of more than Rs 15 lakh after promising jobs to them in Kuwait and other countries in West Asia

27 Oct 2016 10:13 AM

Bhayandar couple attempt suicide to protest demolition of their home

A couple attempted suicide to protest a demolition drive initiated by the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) against illegal structures on government-owned plots in Ganesh Dewal Nagar, which

25 Oct 2016 2:52 AM


18 held in driving license racket at Mira Road

The Thane traffic police (rural) has busted a Mira Road based racket that provided fake driving licences to auto-rickshaw drivers.

25 Oct 2016 2:35 AM

Unpaid census staff face Black Diwali

Hundreds of census workers in the city who have been waiting to receive payments towards honorarium for more than three years are staring at yet another Black Diwali.

23 Oct 2016 3:02 AM

Love of snooker lands criminal in police’s net

After dodging the police for more than 10 months, wanted criminal Aftab Anjum Patel (26) on Friday night landed in the Kashimira police’s net.

16 Oct 2016 2:11 AM

Police arrests cycle thief who graduated to motorcycle lifting

Following a month-long search, the Naya Nagar police has finally nabbed the 19-year-old kingpin of a notorious bike-lifter gang from Mira Road.

11 Oct 2016 6:26 AM

Police arrest four goons for killing rival

Thane police (rural)’s local crime branch (LCB) unit has arrested four persons, including a teenager, for the murder of a man whose death was earlier attributed to a road accident in Kashimira, Mira R

05 Oct 2016 7:05 AM


Hookah parlour owner booked under juvenile justice act

The Juvenile Justice (JJ) Act was used for the first time against the owner of a hookah parlour in Mira Road on late Friday night after three under age boys were found on its premises.

02 Oct 2016 2:30 AM

45-year-old held for raping 15-year-old step-daughter

More than five months after he raped his 15-year-old step-daughter, impregnating her in the process, a 45-year-old man was arrested by the Kashimira police on Thursday.

24 Sep 2016 5:53 AM

New trend of on-demand bike thefts emerges

A new trend of bike thefts seems to be emerging in Thane, wherein the thieves — instead of stealing the vehicles first and then selling them — are first taking orders from customers for bikes, based o

14 Sep 2016 7:16 AM

Minor’s rapist held within 24 hours

Less than 24 hours after raping the minor daughter of his co-worker at a construction site in Mira Road, a 24-year-old accused was arrested by the Navghar police from his native place in Sendurjane vi

09 Sep 2016 1:29 AM

Versova creek bridge to be shut from September 15

Commuters travelling from Mumbai towards Gujarat on National Highway 8 (NH8) may be inconvenienced from September 15 onwards.

07 Sep 2016 1:06 AM


27-year-old woman jumps into Bhayander creek

A 27-year-old housewife on Friday afternoon jumped into a creek from the railway over-bridge (RoB) that runs between the Bhayander and Naigaon stations.

03 Sep 2016 2:21 AM

MLA’s wife rams Lamborghini into auto-rickshaw

It was a narrow escape for three pedestrians after a brand new Lamborghini Huracan owned by local BJP legislator Narendra Mehta collided into a parked auto-rickshaw in Bhayander (east).

31 Aug 2016 2:32 AM

Woman held for faking own kidnap

A shocking incident has come to light in Kashimira after a 29-year-old woman sent Thane (rural) police sleuths on a wild goose chase after she meticulously engineered her own abduction drama.

23 Aug 2016 6:05 AM

BJP goes soft on meat ban

Stung by the vehement public outcry last year, the BJP-led Mira Bhayander Municipal Corporation will keep the meat ban during Paryushan short this year.

15 Aug 2016 3:36 AM