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Two bikers held for abusing cop on JJ flyover

Mar 25

Two bikers, identified as Mohammed Ansari and Mabiya Ansari, have been arrested by officials of Azad Maidan police station for allegedly abusing a cop on JJ flyover. A complaint was filed by constable Amol Gavankar at Azad Maidan police station yesterday, alleging that the bikers tried to ride on JJ flyover despite a ban on […]..Read More

Toxic colours claim eyesight of seven-year-old Goregaon girl

Mar 25

Celebrating the festival of colours with friends turned disastrous for a seven-year-old girl from Aarey Colony yesterday. She lost vision of her left eye to toxic chemicals present in colours. While playing Holi, one of her friends threw colours on her which went into her eyes. Within 10 minutes, a white patch formed in her […]..Read More

Women activist Trupti Desai detained for entering Trimbakeshwar temple

Mar 25

Women activist Trupti Desai has been detained some time ago after she entered Trimbakeshwar temple to offer prayers. Trimbakeshwar temple, located 28 kms from Nashik, is dedicated to Lord Shiva and women are traditionally prohibited to enter it. Earlier this month, Trupti along with 150-200 women had taken out a march to Trimbakeshwar temple demanding […]..Read More

David Headley reveals Lashkar-e-Taiba tried to killed late Bal Thackeray, but failed

David Headley reveals Lashkar-e-Taiba tried to killed late Bal Thackeray, but failed
Mar 24

In a shocking disclosure, Pakistani-American terrorist-turned-approver David Coleman Headley claimed yesterday that an attempt was made on the life of the late Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray. “I believe an attempt was made on the life of the Shiv Sena chief… The man who made the attempt had escaped from police custody,” Headley revealed. During […]..Read More

Jet Airways to ‘Airlift’ stranded passengers out of Brussels

Mar 24

Jet Airways will operate three recovery flights to Brussels to bring back stranded passengers following a series of explosions that rocked the airport and metro station in the Belgian capital on Tuesday. An airline spokesperson said the first recovery flight, 9W 227, will depart from Amsterdam for Mumbai at 2 pm while the one for […]..Read More