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Divyesh Nair

  • Ex-engineer goes to police claiming Kabbadi League is his idea

    Who founded the Pro Kabbadi League (PKL)? The Bhoiwada police are on the job.

    Monday, 23 March 2015 - 6:22am
  • dna exclusive: Mumbai cops arrest 5 from Noida for duping job seekers

    Taking advantage of youth desperate for employment, five fraudsters from Noida duped 1,000 job seekers across the country. The gang sourced information of the prospective candidates from leading online portals, and extracted money from them promising them employment. All five have been arrested by...

    Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 6:15am
  • Godown keeper was a director in shell company

    In R824cr money siphoning scam, EOW finds other bogus companies had housewives and ex-employees as directors who drew R15,000 as salary

    Saturday, 14 March 2015 - 6:45am
  • NSCI melee: Two more cops transferred

    Mumbai police commissioner Rakesh Maria on Thursday transferred two more policemen, an assistant commissioner of police and an inspector attached to the traffic department, for alleged traffic mismanagement near Worli in the first week of March.

    Friday, 13 March 2015 - 6:20am
  • Cops unravel brokers' role in NSEL scam

    The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Mumbai crime branch has mapped out the nature of the crimes committed by the three brokers arrested in the Rs5,600 crore National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL) scam.

    Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 6:30am
  • Ravi Pujari man Yusuf Bachkana borrowed money from Chhota Shakeel

    Fugitive gangster Ravi Pujari's close associate Yusuf Suleiman Kadri, alias Yusuf Bachkana was allegedly in touch with rival don Chhota Shakeel and had also borrowed money from him for his daughter's wedding.

    Wednesday, 25 February 2015 - 6:20am
  • Mohalla committees now full-fledged cultural organisations

    Mohalla committees play a very important role in maintaining peace and harmony in the city of Mumbai. The committees were set up after the 1992-93 communal riots; since then, though, their activities have changed drastically.

    Saturday, 21 February 2015 - 5:30am
  • New-age problem, tried and trusted solution

    As communal hatred spreads online, Mumbai police look to bring youth into Mohalla committee movement

    Saturday, 21 February 2015 - 5:25am
  • Additional charge of joint CP (crime) given to lower rank officer at home department behest?

    The decision of the Maharashtra government to hand over the additional charge of joint commissioner of police (crime), an inspector general (IG) rank post recently vacated by Sadanand Date, to an additional commissioner of police, a deputy IG rank officer, has created a lot of heartburn in the...

    Friday, 20 February 2015 - 6:20am
  • Late night melodrama: Diplomat locks himself in house, tells cops to buzz off

    A late night distress call made recently at the police control room, which was reverted to the Gamdevi police, resulted in chaos. The wife of a diplomat from a European nation informed cops that her husband had locked himself at his Gamdevi flat, and that she was under tremendous fear that the...

    Thursday, 19 February 2015 - 5:35am