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  • Boy drowns in Borivali swimming pool, security guard arrested

    The tragic death by drowning of a 10-year-old boy in a swimming pool on Saturday led to the arrest of a security guard over questions about his alleged negligence in the matter. The boy's parents have alleged that he had been near the pool area for over half an hour before he jumped inside, but...

    Monday, 13 April 2015 - 5:55am
  • All they need is a 'cool' cap, but face roadblock in archaic rules

    The discomfort brought forth by the scorching summer heat notwithstanding, they work tirelessly to ensure smooth flow of vehicles on city roads.

    Friday, 10 April 2015 - 7:00am
  • Lokhandwala suicide: Cop's hunt for claimant of bodies ends

    A month and a half after the pact suicide of a 45-year-old woman, her paramour and two children in Lokhandwala complex, the Oshiwara police's hunt for the claimant of the woman and children's bodies has come to an end.

    Wednesday, 8 April 2015 - 5:30am
  • Make use of technology to keep criminals at bay, say cops

    While a lot of precautions such as informing the nearest police station and shifting valuables from home is recommended by the police, cops feel that residents should start adopting newer technologies whereby they are immediately informed if their house is broken into or vehicle stolen.

    Monday, 6 April 2015 - 6:32am
  • As summer vacations come closer, burglary cases increase

    Thieves work overtime as homes remain locked for a longer time.

    Monday, 6 April 2015 - 6:15am
  • Locals stage massive protest over Malwani resident's death in lock-up

    Following the death of 47-year-old Hari Chavan in the custody of Malwani police, locals from the area, along with the family of the deceased, staged a massive protest outside the police station for several hours on Thursday. His family claims Chavan and his son-in-law Saifan Kale were framed in the...

    Friday, 3 April 2015 - 5:55am
  • Anti-Narcotics Cell has been told to beef up vigilance & keep us in the loop: Rakesh Maria

    Mumbai police commissioner Rakesh Maria throws more light on the nexus between cops and drug peddlers in an interview with dna's Radhika Ramaswamy. Excerpts:

    Thursday, 2 April 2015 - 5:20am
  • Self-proclaimed miracle doctor Munir Khan arrested

    The self-proclaimed scientist and miracle doctor Munir Khan, was on Tuesday arrested by the Versova police on charges of cheating and fraud. 

    Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 11:45am
  • Road rage: motorists punch man, abuse his pregnant wife

    In a shocking incident of road rage, a 31-year-old IT executive was allegedly manhandled and his pregnant wife was abused and threatened by three motorists in Marol, Andheri East recently. The victim has registered a case with the Powai police on Monday, and no arrests have been made yet.

    Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 7:00am
  • Cops draw up plan to decongest major roads

    In an effort to decongest city roads, the traffic police and the city police have initiated a project whereby the city is expected to witness a revamp in traffic administration on several busy roads. The officials have identified ten main roads to carry out traffic transformation by decongesting...

    Monday, 30 March 2015 - 5:30am