Vile Parle

  • Former editor Sunita Naik back to living on Mumbai streets September 20, 2013

    Less than a month after moving into the home of a couple, 65-year-old Sunita Naik, former editor of Marathi magazine 'Grihalaxmi', is back to living on the pavement outside a local gurudwara in Mumbai. Naik was offered shelter by the couple - Gregory and Christine Misquitta - at their home in...
  • Mumbai: Woman commits suicide as husband watches on a webcam May 23, 2013

    Mumbai: A 27yearold woman allegedly hanged herself while her husband watched with horror through a laptop webcam in Mumbai. The woman was chatting with her husband and had an argument after the parents of the man allegedly forced him to call off their wedding. The man, the police say, frantically...
  • Five arrested for kidnapping 10-yr-old boy March 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Five persons were arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 10-year-old boy from an affluent family in Vile Parle east on Friday afternoon and demanding a ransom of Rs one crore from his parents, police said. Vile Parle police said the kidnapping took place at around 2:30 PM outside the victim's...
  • Mumbai MLA wants flyover named after Delhi braveheart January 1, 2013

    Mumbai: After Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday favoured naming the revised antirape legislation after the 23yearold Delhi braveheart, his party's MLA from Mumbai has demanded that the Milan subway flyover in the Maharashtra capital be named after her. Congress MLA from Vile Parle, Krishna Hegde, met Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan...
  • Mumbai: Woman abandons teenaged kids at airport March 6, 2012

    Mumbai: A former starlet went missing from the Mumbai airport leaving her two children stranded on their way to London. However, 24 hours later, the police tracked her and reunited her with her two teenage sons. Cops found Vaishali Hazare, 41, near a temple in Vile Parle after her husband...