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Somendra Sharma

  • Mumbai: Cops and robbers hit the bar, come back drunk and happy

    Two cops from NM Joshi Marg station go out to drink with accused in insurance fraud

    Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 7:15am
  • Sex racket busted in posh Oshiwara society, four held

    The Social Service Branch (SSB) of the city police on Saturday busted a sex racket that was operating from a posh housing society in Oshiwara. The police have arrested four persons, including an elderly woman, involved in the racket, and rescued three women involved in flesh trade.

    Monday, 30 March 2015 - 7:00am
  • Guard held for stealing Baal Shivaji's crown gems from Rani Baug

    Friday night saw the BMC-run Byculla zoo authorities and the police entangled in an absurd theft scenario, after it was reported that panache - plumage with some jewellery embedded in it - had been stolen from the crown of Baal Shivaji's statue at Rani Baug, or Jijamata Udyaan.

    Monday, 30 March 2015 - 5:30am
  • Pen camera hidden in women's loo angers Malwani residents

    In what seems to be an act of making obscene MMSes and circulating them, the Malwani police are probing a case wherein a camera was found hidden in a public toilet in Malad recently. A woman who had gone to the toilet discovered it and informed the police.

    Saturday, 28 March 2015 - 5:20am
  • Goons molest woman in the middle of road in Malad

    In a case that has once again raised the issue of women's safety in the city, a 22-year old woman in a car was recently chased and abused by two men on a bike, who later even molested her in the middle of the road in Malad. A case has been registered with the Bangur Nagar police, who are yet to...

    Friday, 27 March 2015 - 8:08am
  • Airport Customs officer under scanner in M-Cat seizure case

    In a major twist, a Customs officer working at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) at Sahar has come under the scanner of the police department for his alleged involvement in the Mephedrone (M-Cat) racket case.

    Thursday, 26 March 2015 - 5:15am
  • Metrology dept move to help people strike gold, literally

    A recent move made by Legal Metrology Department will certainly bring smiles on the face of people seeking gold loan or selling gold. The LMD has asked those dealing in bullion markets and banks to get electronic weighing scales that can measure up to the lowest milligram. Currently, weighing...

    Sunday, 22 March 2015 - 5:15am
  • Constable under scanner in Satara drug haul case

    A constable posted with the Special Branch (SB) of city police is under the scanner for his alleged visit to police constable Dharmaraj Kalokhe's Satara residence a few days before the latter's arrest. A consignment of 110 kg of drug was seized from Kalokhe's house. Police sources have...

    Saturday, 21 March 2015 - 5:30am
  • Cops talk suicidal woman out of ending her life

    Officers of the Mumbai police saved a 30-year-old woman who was trying to commit suicide after a failed relationship.

    Saturday, 21 March 2015 - 5:30am
  • Constable in drug case: Two likely to be arrested

    Two arrests are likely to be made in the case wherein contraband drug was seized from the locker of constable Dharmaraj Kalokhe in Marine Drive police station. Police sources said while one who is to be arrested is a driver of drug dealer Baby Patankar, the other is a close relative of hers.

    Friday, 20 March 2015 - 6:40am