Maharashtra Police

  • Mumbai techie murder: Police deny any lapses in probing the case 25-01-2014 11:39 PM

    The Mumbai Police denied any lapses in probing the death case of the 23-year-old IT engineer. However, Victim's family had accused the police of carrying a shoddy investigation. Meanwhile, a week after the charred body of the girl was found in Mumbai the police detained four people in the case....
  • Nashik: Explosives found in Devlali Camp 18-01-2014 11:45 PM

    Nashik: A cache of explosives, including two live hand-grenades, 28 cartridges, and five empty cases of firearms was found dumped in a garbage-carrying vehicle in the vicinity of Army Centre in Devlali Camp area near Nashik on Saturday, police said. The explosives were packed in a polythene bag which was...
  • Maharashtra: 3-year-old found dead, police struggling to solve case 03-12-2013 09:06 PM

    Maharashtra Police is struggling to solve the mysterious death of a 3-year-old girl in Yavatmal district. Her parents alleged that she was killed for superstitious beliefs and have strictest of punishment. ...
  • FTP: DU Prof Saibaba Raided: Are Left sympathisers being branded as Naxals? 19-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Is GN Saibaba, the wheelchair-bound professor of English in one of the country's premier university, the new face of Naxalism? The Maharashtra Police raided the home of Delhi University professor Saibaba last week, alleging that he is an active member of the banned CPI-Maoist. ...
  • DU professor Saibaba is Maoist leader: Police 19-09-2013 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: Is GN Saibaba, the wheelchair-bound professor of English in one of the country's premier university, the new face of Naxalism? Last week, the Maharashtra Police raided the home of Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, alleging that he is an active member of the banned CPI-Maoist. Police officials claimed...
  • Maharashtra to bid farewell to lord Ganesh amidst tight security 18-09-2013 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra will bid adieu to its favourite deity Ganesh at the end of the 11-day long festival on Wednesday on the occasion of Anant Chaturdashi. In Mumbai thousands of people will takes Ganesh idols to Juhu and Girgaum Chowpatty beaches. To deal with traffic jams, Mumbai Police has put...
  • Police shifts 1993 blast convict to Nashik prission 16-08-2013 07:18 PM

    Maharashtra Police today informed the Bombay High Court that a 70-year-old 1993 bomb blasts convict had been shifted from Kolhapur Central prison to Nashik Jail on medical ground. Taking this statement on record, a bench headed by Justice S C Dharmadhikari disposed of a petition filed by the prisoner, Mohammed...
  • Maharashtra: 6 women Naxals killed in police encounter 07-07-2013 11:34 PM

    Gadchiroli: Six suspected Naxal were killed in an encounter by Maharashtra Police in Gadchiroli district on Sunday morning. The officials also succeeded in recovering arms and ammunition including 1 carbine, one 303 rifle, some country-made guns and grenades from the terror group. "One of the parties of the C-60 Commando...
  • Ex-top policemen take on Patil for interfering in transfers, postings 04-05-2013 07:47 AM

    Mumbai: At a time when the independence of the CBI is being questioned, the police forces in most states continue to function under political influence. Former top police officers have taken on the Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil for direct interference in police transfers and postings in the state. More...
  • Bhandara: Another rape case reported; police yet to make arrest in minors' rape incident 23-02-2013 10:05 PM

    A teacher has been arrested for raping a girl on the pretext of taking her to school in Bhandara in Maharashtra. ...
  • Bhandara rape case: Eldest of the three sisters knew the culprit, say police 23-02-2013 12:58 PM

    The police has sent separate teams to Rajasthan and Gujarat to nab the accused. ...
  • Dhule riots: Maharashtra Police submit report on firing 13-02-2013 09:46 AM

    The police have admitted that the police firing that took place was excessive but necessary. ...
  • Thackeray FB post: IG says act against policemen 23-11-2012 07:18 PM

    Mumbai: The Inspector General Konkan Range on Friday submitted his investigation report into the arrest of two Thane girls over a Facebook post criticising a bandh in Mumbai for the funeral of Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray. In his report, the IG said that the arrest of the girls by...
  • Top-secret 26/11 note that no one wants to see 29-11-2011 01:06 PM

    Mumbai: While the Ram Pradhan Committee recommendations have dominated the security discourse in the city post-26/11 assault, it has emerged that a 'confidential note' penned by Ram Pradhan and addressed to then chief minister Ashok Chavan has managed to remain buried under piles of bureaucratic files two-and-a-half years after its...
  • Pune: Techie sets ex-lover and his fiancee ablaze 15-10-2011 08:04 AM

    Pune: A Bangalore-based software engineer allegedly set her former boyfriend and his fiancee on fire in their sleep on Thursday. The Maharashtra police has sent teams to Delhi and Bangalore to arrest Anushree Kundra on charges of attempt to murder. The victims Nimesh and Juhi survived the attack with Juhi...
  • Mumbai-Ahmedabad buses on terror hit-list 15-09-2011 04:49 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Police have received inputs from central intelligence agencies about possibility of terror attacks on luxury buses plying between Mumbai and Ahmedabad and steps have been taken to foil any such bid. "There are various intelligence inputs about possible terror strikes in the state. One of them is that...
  • Cop caught in rave party working under cover? 29-06-2011 08:31 AM

    Mumbai: Anil Jadhav - an anti-narcotics cell inspector - has left the Mumbai police red-faced. He was arrested following a raid on a rave party in the city on Sunday night. Jadhav pleading innocence hinted that his arrest was part of a conspiracy hatched by rivals in the department. His...
  • No fingerprint records of Dawood with Maha Police 20-06-2011 12:02 AM

    Gwalior: Maharashtra Police has no records of India's most wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's fingerprints, despite the fact that he was in its custody several times in the past, a top police officer has said. "Though Dawood Ibrahim was in the custody of Maharashtra Police number of times, it doesn't...