CBI ‘edited’ my statement, Jiah Khan’s mother tells court
During her cross-examination by Pancholi’s lawyer Prashant Patil, Khan was asked about the statements recorded by the Juhu police and the CBI after the latter took over the probe.
Maharashtra passes Bills for direct election of local body heads
Chief Minister Eknath Shinde tabled the Bill to amend the Maharashtra Municipal Council, Nagar Panchayats and Industrial Townships Act 1965. The amendment was introduced to allow election of heads of nagar parishad or municipal council directly through election.
Mumbai: Court rejects plea by Elgaar accused Ferreira seeking order to NIA on interception of mails
On a separate application filed by lawyer Surendra Gadling, the court directed the jail authorities to return the letters addressed to him that were not delivered.
Seven lakes that supply drinking water to Mumbai 96.91% full
The water stock of the seven lakes is at its highest on August 22 in the past two years. Of these seven lakes, Modak Sagar, Vehar and Tulsi are 100 per cent full.
Mumbai man arrested for ‘derogatory’ WhatsApp status on Prophet
The complainant told the Dindoshi police on August 19 that he had learnt about the status from an acquaintance.
Four-member panel formed to enforce fire safety norms for vulnerable buildings: Maharashtra to HC
The regulations were formulated in 2009 in the aftermath of the 26/11 terror attack, which took place in November 2008.
Lakhs of hectares of Kharif crop fall prey to snail attack
The issue of snail attack, one of the rare instances in the state, was raised through a calling attention motion in the Assembly by BJP MLA Abhimanyu Pawar and few others.
Posts against Sharad Pawar: Bombay HC clubs FIRs against Marathi actor Chitale, Nashik resident
The first FIR against Chitale at Kalwa police station will be treated as the main FIR and the other FIRs will be treated as statements under section 164 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).
Man kills wife by pushing her in front of moving train
The footage shows the woman was sleeping with her two children on Platform No 5 before her husband woke her up, an official said.
Man arrested for throwing egg at procession in Mumbai’s Nagpada
The Nagpada police said an FIR was registered and there was no communal tension in the Kamathipura area as a result of the incident.