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Woman‘s decomposed body found in Thane; cops suspect murder

Woman‘s decomposed body found in Thane; cops suspect murder

THANE: A highly decomposed body of a 42-year-old woman was found dumped on a roadside near the Mumbai-Agra highway here in Maharashtra, police said on Sunday. A group of devotees proceeding on foot to Shirdi temple town spotted the body, bearing injury marks on head, at a forest in Asangaon […]

Thane doctor jumps off 12th floor two days before MD entry test

Thane doctor jumps off 12th floor two days before MD entry test

THANE: A 27-year-old doctor was found dead on the ground floor of a high-rise in Kolshet in Thane. A preliminary police probe suggested that Dr Sharmishta Som was depressed and jumped off her 12th floor balcony after two failed attempts to knife herself to death around 7am on Saturday. The […]

Thane: 27-year-old doctor kills self due to exam pressure

Thane: 27-year-old doctor kills self due to exam pressure

THANE: A 27-year-old MBBS doctor who was due to take the entrance exam for MD course was on Saturday found dead in the premises of a high-rise building at Kolshet, police said. The deceased, Shramista S Som, a resident of Everest World happens to be the daughter of a dermatologlist […]

5 held for domestic LPG cylinders pilferage

5 held for domestic LPG cylinders pilferage

THANE: Five employees of a gas distributing agency were arrested by when they were allegedly transferring gas from domestic cylinders to commercial containers, police said Saturday. Police had raided a godown on January 3 in the district and caught (38), Surtaram Dhartraval (30), Vikas Bishnoi (23), Karnaram Dara (30) and […]

Murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held

Murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held

THANE: A murder convict who had jumped parole over five years ago while serving a life sentence was on Thursday traced to neighbouring and apprehended by Thane police‘s Crime Branch, a senior official said. Deputy commissioner of police (crime) Deepak Deoraj said Vishwanath Jagannath Yadav alias Mota Kaka (40) was […]

Maharashtra murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held in Gujarat

Maharashtra murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held in Gujarat

THANE: A murder convict who had jumped parole over five years ago while serving a life sentence was on Thursday traced to neighbouring and apprehended by Thane police‘s Crime Branch, a senior official said. Deputy commissioner of police (crime) Deepak Deoraj said Vishwanath Jagannath Yadav alias Mota Kaka (40) was […]

Chemical factory gutted in fire at Badlapur near Mumbai

Chemical factory gutted in fire at Badlapur near Mumbai

THANE: A fire completely destroyed a chemical factory at near Mumbai on Friday morning, a fire brigade official said. Chief fire officer of the Kulgaon Badlapur Municipal Council Ramesh Patil said there were no casualties. The fire broke out at a factory located in the (MIDC) area about 10.15 am, […]

Nilgai injured while straying into village

Nilgai injured while straying into village

Thane: An injured sub-adult female or blue bull that stumbled into the human habitat in Shahapur‘s Lahe village, was rescued by the rescuers from the NGO Resqink Association for Wildlife Welfare (RAWW) and the forest department on Tuesday. Around noon, officials from the forest department received a call from some […]

Fire damages Thane cafe, none injured

Fire damages Thane cafe, none injured

THANE: A prominent cafe outlet at Hariniwas circle in Thane (W) suffered major damages after a fire broke out in the premises early on Friday. Luckily, there was no one inside the premises when the incident occured. According to the Thane fire brigade, the blaze was reportedly triggered by a […]

Thane police arrest dozen men in cases of godown break-ins

Thane police arrest dozen men in cases of godown break-ins

THANE: With the arrest of a dozen persons, the on Thursday claimed to have solved at least five cases of theft at godowns in . Divisional Police Commissioner said the arrested persons belonged to two different gangs. Several cases of break-in at godowns had been reported in Shil-Daighar area over […]