Mulund

  • Man kills elder brother by stabbing him 12 times May 20, 2013

    Mumbai: A 23-year-old youth was arrested on Sunday for allegedly killing his elder brother by stabbing him over 12 times. According to Mulund Police, the deceased Udayraj Yadav (25) was a college dropout who used to "beat his family members including his father Hiralal (56)". On Saturday, the accused Vinay...
  • Mumbai: 2 MLAs, 150 others booked for rioting January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Two MLAs, a corporator and 150 others were booked for allegedly rioting and preventing police from discharging their duty in suburban Mulund, police said on Monday. According to the police, a mob of about 150 people, including Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Sardar Tara Singh, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Shishir...
  • SIMI leader's kin arrested for alleged ISI links August 31, 2012

    Thane: The son and nephew of Saquib Nachan, former SIMI leader and an accused in the Mulund bomb blast case, were arrested by Thane police crime branch officials on Thursday. His son Shamil Nachan and his cousin Akhis were arrested by the Thane Police for their alleged links with the Pakistani...
  • Leopard 'evicted' from Mumbai school after 20 hrs April 22, 2012

    Mumbai: A leopard, which had sneaked into a private school two days ago was trapped and evicted early Sunday after a 20-hour operation by the forest department and police, an official said. The full-grown cat, estimated to be five-years-old, had sneaked into the NES School in Mulund, north-east Mumbai, from the...
  • Leopard strays into Mumbai school April 21, 2012

    Mumbai: A leopard sauntered into a school in a Mumbai suburb this morning, leaving the authorities and forest officials in a tizzy. The leopard strayed into the NES international school in Mulund, apparently from the adjacent Sanjay Gandhi National Park, forest department sources said. Efforts are on to tranquilise the leopard, which...
  • Mumbai: 3 dead after falling from local train April 19, 2012

    Mumbai: The turbulence in local trains in Mumbai has taken a toll. Three people died after they fell from a local train between Nahur and Bhandup stations (central line) during heavy rush. Fifteen people were injured. The Nahur station is just ahead of the Mulund station. Central Railway chief PRO Vidyadhar...
  • Chidambaram blames IB for terror list blunder May 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram has blamed the Intelligence Bureau for the blunder which resulted in the inclusion of Wazhul Kamar Khan’s name on the Most Wanted List given to Pakistan. A day after the Government admitted that it was a mistake to include Khan’s name Chidambaram called the...
  • CBI removes Khan's name from most wanted list May 18, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has removed Wazhul Kamar Khan's name from its 50 most wanted list, a day after it was revealed that he was not in Pakistan as claimed by the Government but was living in Thane in Maharashtra. The CBI updated its website and...
  • Fugitive on 'most wanted' list resides in Thane May 17, 2011

    Mumbai: Wazhul Kamar Khan, whose name figures in the '50 most wanted' fugitives list submitted by India to Pakistan, has been staying in the Thane district, police sources said on Tuesday. Khan, who was arrested last year for his alleged role in the 2003 Mulund train blasts here, has...
  • Mumbai suburban train traffic affected in early hours July 2, 2009

    Mumbai: In the morning rush hour on Thursday, July 2, train movement on Mumbai's suburban Mulund-Thane sector has been affected due to tripping of overhead cables. Local trains are delayed by 15 to 20 minutes, say initial reports. Railway authorities said the situation will be normalised soon. Slow track trains are being...
  • Family of five commits suicide in Mumbai suburb August 6, 2008

    New Delhi: In a gruesome incident, a family of five committed suicide in the Mulund suburb of Mumbai late Tuesday night. Thirty-nine-year-old Babu Tewar and his 33-year-old wife Amothi poisoned their three children, Venkatesh, Mani and Mahalakshmi, all below the age of ten and then hanged themselves from the ceiling...
  • Karnataka refuses to give refuge to Dera Chief June 23, 2008

    Mumbai: Two days after Mumbai witnessed widespread anti-Dera protests, Karnataka Police shifted Dera Chief Baba Ram Rahim Singh in the middle of the night, fearing similar trouble. The Dera Chief had taken refuge at his ashram in Mysore on Saturday after trouble erupted in Mumbai, where protestors turned violent after a...
  • Minority Panel for judicial inquiry in Dera firing incident June 23, 2008

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government is trying to defuse a tense situation in Mumbai city following the killing of one person in firing allegedly by the Dera Sacha Sauda chief's bodyguard on Friday. Forty-five-year-old Balkhar Singh was allegedly shot dead by Dera Sachcha Sauda Chief, Baba Ram Rahim Singh's bodyguard in...
  • Sikhs call off protests but who pays for the damage? June 22, 2008

    Mumbai: The situation in the Mulund area of Mumbai continued to remain tense for the most part of Saturday as special forces were deployed to curb protests by angry Sikh members over the killing of a community member a day ago. Hundreds of enraged Sikh protestors wielding swords attacked suburban trains,...
  • Cops lathicharge to disperse Sikh protestors June 21, 2008

    New Delhi: Clashes broke out between Sikh protestors and the police at Airoli junction near Mulund on Eastern Express highway on Saturday. The police resorted to lathicharge and teargas to disperse Sikhs protesting the killing of a Sikh boy by Dera Sachcha Sauda sect chief Baba Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's bodyguards...
  • Sikhs call off protests | Cops lathicharge Sikhs June 21, 2008

    Mumbai: The Sikhs have called off their violent agitation till Monday over the killing of a Sikh boy by Dera Sachcha Sauda sect chief Baba Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's bodyguards. The agitation was called off temporarily after assurances from Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister RR Patil that strict action will be taken...
  • Dera men, Sikh group clash in Mumbai mall, 1 dead June 21, 2008

    New Delhi: One person is dead and two injured after a pitched battle broke out between supporters of Dera Sacha Sauda and a Sikh group in Mumbai. Reports say a bodyguard of Dera chief Ram Rahim Singh opened fire on the other group. Images of the clash have been captured...
  • Mumbaikars may lose lakhs over forestland ruling March 27, 2008

    Mumbai: After its ruling on the forest land controversy on Monday, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday gave a three-month period to petitioners to seek relief from the Supreme Court. But construction on many incomplete projects has stopped and people like Ligy Mathews, who had booked flats in them, are...
  • HC declares Mumbai's Borivali, Thane forest land March 25, 2008

    Mumbai: The Mumbai High Court on Monday upheld the Maharashtra government's decision to declare parts of land in Mumbai's central and eastern suburbs as forest land. The order will affect more than 1.5 lakh residents in the city and put a question mark on the legality of structures that have...