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Mumbai: Chain-snatching falls in last three years

The ACSU had registered 1,954 cases in its first year and detected 717 cases out of them.

23 Jan 2017 4:17 AM

Garage at SCLR catches fire, two hurt

Two firemen were injured in the blaze that took place at a garage in Santacruz-Chembur Link Road.

21 Jan 2017 4:33 AM

Suspend Nitesh Rane from Assembly, says BJP MLA

Talking to The Asian Age, Medha Kulkarni said, “Mr Rane’s act is like a gangster’s.

20 Jan 2017 4:29 AM

Sex crimes against kids see 115 per cent spurt in 3 years

Year 2017, till January 8 has seen four cases of minors being raped registered under section 376 of the IPC and under Pocso.

20 Jan 2017 3:22 AM

Juhu citizen groups deny naming BJP’s election candidate

Juhu, a celebrity hub, is also famous for its activists and ALMs.

20 Jan 2017 2:09 AM


BJP adds muscle power with new leaders

Party opens doors to alleged goons and leaders with criminal backgrounds ahead of BMC polls.

19 Jan 2017 3:21 AM

Two brothers drown in Powai pond; police registers ADR

Relatives told The Asian Age that Saddam had been allegedly behaving abnormally for the past one week, showing a suicidal tendency.

19 Jan 2017 1:44 AM

BMC to drop compost plant project at Mahim

The BMC had been dumping garbage at Mahim Reti Bunder since September last year, without authorisation.

18 Jan 2017 5:26 AM

‘Green Army’ eyes one crore people to boost environment

The initiative was begun on January 6, and its website was launched on January 14.

18 Jan 2017 5:08 AM

Police to try reunite homeless man in Vikhroli with kin

According to locals, the homeless man was first spotted lying naked on the service road near T-junction.

18 Jan 2017 3:59 AM


Three private banks under ED scanner

Transactions were made from its accounts post demonetisation.

18 Jan 2017 3:39 AM

Sanatan Sanstha refuses to divulge details of drugs seizures

The explanation was cited in the statement given by the outfit’s Goa unit’s Dr Asha Thakkar.

16 Jan 2017 2:33 AM

Two flamingos not in pink of health after airgun shots

The bird that was found near Thane creek was rescued by wildlife enthusiasts, who rushed it to TSPCA.

16 Jan 2017 2:18 AM

Officer with stellar record in charge of Thane forest department

Sunil Limaye stood out during his tenure as field director at SGNP before he was transferred to Pune as CCF in 2013.

14 Jan 2017 4:41 AM

WR writes to Railway Board seeking AC train, lying unused

The electrical department has been trying to work out kinks found in the train’s software.

14 Jan 2017 3:24 AM


Kidney patient puts her best foot forward

Shibani Gulati is choosing to avail the charity from Apex Kidney Foundation, an NGO.

14 Jan 2017 2:54 AM

Bored to give test, four run away from hostel

When The Asian Age contacted Our Lady’s Home, Mr Pereira was unavailable for comment.

13 Jan 2017 5:47 AM

35-year-old man arrested for molesting minor girl

The accused had drugged her and molested her first on December 25 when she went to his bakery to buy a Christmas cake.

12 Jan 2017 4:04 AM

PSI resigns to join politics, contest polls

Gangaram Kamble told The Asian Age that he will contest from Deonar village “on public demand”.

11 Jan 2017 4:24 AM

Truck kills two Salmans, driver flees

The accident took place when the truck hit the bike, following which the bike rammed into a divider, killing the duo on the spot.

11 Jan 2017 4:11 AM