Mumbai Police

  • Mumbai: Hoax call could have led to fireman's death, says official 3 days ago

    Mumbai: A hoax distress call might have led to the death of a fireman in Friday's fire that broke out in a 22-storeyed building in Mumbai, a top fire official said on Saturday. The fireman, Nitin Ivalekar, had gone to check out a distress call of a woman that she was...
  • No heated argument took place between Ness and Preity: Witness 5 days ago

    Mumbai: A witness listed by industrialist Ness Wadia has told police she saw him having a conversation with Bollywood actor Preity Zinta during an IPL match here on May 30 but did not see him grabbing arm or pulling her as alleged by the film star. The witness, Farah Oomerbhoy, recently...
  • Mumbai Police quizzes families of 4 men believed to have joined ISIL July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is on high alert after four men from the city are believed to have joined the Iraqi extremist group - the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The police have questioned families of the missing youth. A report has been submitted to the...
  • MHA seeks report from Maharashtra government on 4 men joining ISIL July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Ministry of Home Affairs Affairs on Monday sought report from the Maharashtra government on media reports of four Mumbai men going to Iraq to fight on behalf of Iraq-based outfit Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. The report sought facts of the case and action taken so...
  • Ness, Preity got into argument but no physical abuse: Wadia's witnesses July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police have recorded statements of both the witnesses named by Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia. Both the witnesses in their statements have said that they saw bollywood actress Pretiy Zinta and her former boyfriend Ness Wadia get into an argument but said that there was no...
  • Preity Zinta gives photos of bruised hand to police to back assault claim July 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has submitted four photographs to Mumbai Police showing bruises on her hand to back her claim of criminal assault against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia even as the industrialist shared with investigators the contact details of witnesses he wants examined, police said on Wednesday. "These four...
  • Mumbai Police to record statement of Ness Wadia's witnesses by Wednesday July 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police will start recording statements of Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia's witnesses by Wednesday. Bollywood actress Preity Zinta has alleged that her former boyfriend Wadia intimidated and abused her in May during an IPL match between Kings XVI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings. Wadia has given...
  • Preity Zinta case: Witnesses say they are not persons named by Ness Wadia July 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Two of the witnesses listed by industrialist Ness Wadia whose statements he wants to be recorded in the molestation case filed by Bollywood actress Preity Zinta against him, were not cooperating, while the rest were yet to be identified and contacted, according to police. "When two of them (witnesses) were...
  • Dawood Ibrahim's sister dies of heart attack in Mumbai July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Sister of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim died at a private hospital in South Mumbai on Sunday following a heart attack, police said. "Haseena Parkar, sister of Dawood Ibrahim, died today," Additional Commissioner of Police, Krishna Prakash said. Sources in the Mumbai police said that Parkar (55), who was commonly...
  • Ness Wadia writes to police, claims Preity's allegations false July 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Preity Zinta's former boyfriend Ness Wadia on Wednesday broke his silence on the alleged molestation case filed by the actress against him. Wadia wrote a letter to Mumbai Police and provided a list of persons who were present at Kings XI vs CSK match at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on...
  • Preity Zinta meets Mumbai Police chief, provides names of more witnesses June 30, 2014

    Mumbai: In the latest development in the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia tiff, the Bollywood actress on Monday met Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria. Preity has given a fresh application giving more details of the three incidents mentioned in her earlier statements. She has also provided names of some more witnesses. Preity Zinta,...
  • No charges dropped against Ness Wadia: Mumbai Police after recording Preity's statement June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: In the latest development in the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia tiff, the Mumbai Police after recording the actress' statement on Tuesday said that no charges have been dropped against Ness Wadia, nor has any other charge been added. Preity mentioned two new places at Wankhede stadium where her alleged spat with...
  • Mumbai Police records Preity Zinta's statement, she names 14 witnesses June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police has recorded the statement of Bollywood actress Preity Zinta on Tuesday and said that she has named 14 witnesses in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend and IPL team Kings XVI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia. The statement was recorded at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. The...
  • Preity wants to record statement at home, Mumbai Police at Wankhede Stadium June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police wants to record actress Preity Zinta's statement on her complaint of abuse against ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia at the Wankhede Stadium where the alleged incident took place. But sources say that Preity is keen to record her statement at home. Ness Wadia can be called for questioning only...
  • Molestation case: Police may record Preity's statement on Tuesday June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The statement of Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her ex-boyfriend industrialist Ness Wadia of outraging her modesty, is likely to be recorded on Tuesday inside Wankhede Stadium, police said on Monday. "We may record the statement of the actress on Tuesday at Wankhede Stadium where the incident took...
  • Preity Zinta arrives in Mumbai, police to record her statement soon June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta arrived in Mumbai on Sunday after she was asked by the police to join investigation into the case filed against her former boyfriend and Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia as soon as possible. She avoided the media at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. The police said that...
  • Preity Zinta to arrive in India today, police to record her statement June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta who is in the US will be back in India on Sunday after she was asked by the Mumbai Police to join investigation into the case filed against her former boyfriend and Kings XI Punjab co-owner Ness Wadia as soon as possible. The police said that they...
  • Running test for police recruitment in evening now: Mumbai Commissioner June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Terming as "unfortunate" the death of four candidates who succumbed after suffering heatstrokes during a police recruitment drive, Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria said the Crime Branch would conduct a probe into these incidents. Asked by reporters who should be held responsible for these deaths, Maria said as whenever the...
  • Mumbai Police contacts Preity Zinta, asks her to record statement June 18, 2014

    Mumbai Police on Wednesday contacted Preity Zinta and has asked her to record her statement by the end of this week. Meanwhile, in a new twist in the case, the Wadia Group filed a complaint with the Mumbai Police, alleging that group Chairman Nusli Wadia has been receiving threat calls...
  • IPL COO denies Preity's claims, says don't know about any altercation June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: In a jolt to actor Preity Zinta in her case filed against businessman Ness Wadia, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League Sundar Raman has denied being present at the Bangalore auction. Preity had claimed that Sundar Raman intervened after she had an altercation with Wadia...
  • Preity-Ness case: Police to record Kings XI Punjab COO's statement June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police has asked the King XI Punjab COO Frazer Castelino to record his statement in the case filed by actress Preity Zinta against businessman Ness Wadia. According to sources, police have asked Zinta's lawyer to call the actress and record her statement. She has been asked to appear...
  • Molestation case: Mumbai Police to urge Preity to record her statement June 15, 2014

    The story of Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia clearly goes beyond what transpired at the May 30 IPL match. Mumbai Police will send an email to Preity Zinta asking her to record her statement in the case at the earliest. ...
  • Police file chargesheet in Mumbai techie murder case May 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Police on Monday filed a chargesheet against the lone accused in the murder and suspected rape of a woman software engineer from Andhra Pradesh, who was found killed here in early January. The 542-page chargesheet against Chandrabhan Sudam Sanap, a history-sheeter who worked as a railway porter here and then...
  • Rhea Pillai alleges Paes trying to displace her from her home May 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Rhea Pillai has filed a criminal complaint against her former partner and tennis ace Leander Paes alleging that he is trying to displace her from her home. Leander's lawyers, however, said, "This is Leander's home. Leander had instructed his staff to prepare the guest room where his parents normally stay,...
  • Paes complains against former partner for threatening to abduct their child May 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Tennis ace Leander Paes has filed a criminal complaint against his former partner Rhea Pillai alleging that she has been threatening him to abduct their child and take her to UK. According to sources in the Mumbai Police, Leander has also filed a guardianship petition in the Bandra family court...
  • Retrial begins in Salman Khan hit-and-run case April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: A sessions court Monday began the retrial in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan, with the partial deposition of witnesses. The witnesses included Samba Gowda who had drawn the list of articles (panchnama) seized by police on the day of the incident, Sep 28, 2002. Gowda informed public...
  • Mumbai: 16 live bullets found near Taj hotel, probe on April 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Wednesday recovered 16 live bullets near the Taj hotel in Colaba. The bullets were found in a parking lot near the hotel. The police said the bullets appeared to be 2-3 years old. A police investigation is on. The Taj hotel was targeted by terrorists during the...
  • Mumbai: 6-month-old snatched from mother’s arms rescued within 12 hours March 31, 2014

    Navi Mumbai Police led by Commissioner KL Prasad deployed a 100 strong force of its officers and personnel to rescue a 6-month-old baby boy within 12 hours of him being snatched from his mother's arms. The police arrested five persons including a woman and the main conspirator, a father of...
  • Rakesh Maria to continue as Mumbai Police Commissioner during LS polls March 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Election Commission (EC) on Monday told the Maharashtra government that it doesn't have any problem if Rakesh Maria continues to be the Mumbai Police Commissioner during the general elections. This after a January 9, 2014 circular issued by the EC specified that government officials related to the election process,...
  • FIR against Kejriwal, AAP members for causing disruptions at Mumbai airport March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: An FIR has been registered against AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal and his party members by the Mumbai Police for the chaos that ensued upon his visit to the city. The FIR has been filed at the airport police station under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code for disobedience to...