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Preety Acharya

  • Somali man arrested for smuggling 5kg gold

    Mumbai airport custom officials arrested a Somali national holding a Netherlands passport, for gold smuggling on Friday morning.

    Sunday, 3 February 2013 - 8:00am
  • Police notifies BPOs, malls on safety of women employees

    Mumbai police is reaching out to BPOs, multiplexes and malls to ensure the safety of their women employees. They have been issuing written dos and don’ts to all these places for the same in the western suburbs.

    Saturday, 2 February 2013 - 8:00am
  • Runaway sisters rescued

    Duo ran away from Amravati to see Mumbai.

    Sunday, 20 January 2013 - 3:44am
  • SoBo family in ‘dirty picture’ row

    A Cuffe Parade-based businessman has lodged a police complaint against his brother-in-law for allegedly threatening to post “objectionable” photographs of his sister and her friends.

    Saturday, 19 January 2013 - 9:31am
  • Camp ends, but not zeal

    “Enough is enough” was the visible attitude of young Sophians when they took part in DNA’s concluding women’s self-defence camp at Sophia College in South Mumbai on Wednesday.

    Thursday, 17 January 2013 - 8:03am
  • Kandivli chemical attack: He wanted to destroy victim's face

    Kandivli resident Sachin Shigwan, 29, who was arrested for burning the face of a 23-year-old married woman using an insect repellent and lighter, told the police that he committed the crime out of rage.

    Thursday, 13 December 2012 - 8:48am
  • Elderly tried to hide identity of rapist

    Police say the 62-year-old tried to put the blame on an unknown courier delivery boy as the accused was her acquaintance

    Monday, 10 December 2012 - 9:00am
  • 62-year-old raped by ‘friend’ in Mumbai flat

    42-year-old accused Ashok Deju Saneel, who works as a supervisor in a multinational company at Silvassa, knew the victim for the past few years.

    Monday, 10 December 2012 - 7:00am
  • He was a smart child, we never pressured him: Nishant's mother

    My son was a happy-go-lucky person who got along well with other kids... He was generally a smart kid and we never pressured him about anything. His place in our lives is irreplaceable," said Nishant's mother, Madhvi Salvi, trying hard to control her emotions.

    Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 9:00am
  • Did boy try to enact superhero stunt?

    Friend reveals his passion for a computer game in which the character jumps off a high-rise.

    Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 8:08am