Protection officer demands bribe for sexual victim’s compensation

Mumbai: The Thane unit of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Saturday arrested a protection officer with the Women and Child Welfare Department for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe from the ........»»

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Woman and Child Welfare Department official trapped in graft case in Thane

A protection officer with the Woman and Child Welfare Department was today arrested by the Thane Anti-Corruption Bureau for allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe for issuing a cheque. Prakash Daji Gude (34), a Class-III employee in Kalyan divison, had made a demand of Rs 8,000 for issuing a cheque which was due to the complainants daughter, an official ACB statement said here. Th.....»»

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Mother who went to rescue her son from fight, brutally killed in Thane

A 55-year-old woman from the district who went to rescue her son, was brutally killed by another villager in the district, police said today. The alleged accused Shankar Yogesh Dhanu Wargada (25), resident of Mokhwadi, was arrested in the wee hours this morning, following the murder of the old lady. Police said the accused picked up a quarrel with the son of the deceased, Girijabai.....»»

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BJP Corporator booked for raping housewife

The BJP Corporator from the Mira Bhayander Municipal Corporation in the district, has been booked on the alleged charges of raping a housewife, police said. A complaint filed by the victim said that accused Anil Bhosale (44) lured the woman under the pretext of solving her domestic problems and took her to a lodge on the Thane-Nashik highway. He raped her there and also took her nude picture.....»»

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Thane Iskcon bags UN tourism award

The Govardhan Eco Village (GEV) of International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskcon) has bagged the UN Award for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism, an official said here on Friday......»»

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3 shopkeepers booked for allegedly breaking open seals of shops

Three shopkeepers in the city were booked for allegedly breaking the seal of the shop, which was put by the Thane Muncipal Corporation (TMC). Police said the trio had their shops in Panchamitiya building. The TMC officials had declared the said building was in dangerous state, and sealed the shops on the ground floor on Novermber 22 last. On December 20 last, upon inspection found.....»»

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Senior BJP leader bereaved

Senior BJP leader from Thane B L Sharma lost his son in a road accident in Bengaluru, his family sources said. Kaushal (27), who was serving in a company in Bengaluru, met with an accident on Tuesday, the sources said. Mr Sharma has served as Thane Region president of the legal cell of the BJP and also President of the Hindi Bhashi Ekata Parishad and Rajastani Seva Sangh. T.....»»

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Delay in settling claim: Consumer Forum orders PF Commissioner

The Thane District Consumer Redressal Forum has ordered the Central PF Commissioner and other regional offices to pay compensation to complainants for delay in settling retirement claims, who retired in 2005. In his complaint, Mr Tambe stated that he served with Sigma Laboratories for 27 years between July 27, 1978 and October 31, 2005. On March 28, 2011, he applied for payment of the outstandin.....»»

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Thane girl to attend Trumps inaugural in Washington (With Image)

A teenaged girl from this Maharashtra city is off to Washington to attend the new US President Donald Trumps inaugural on Friday and attend a five-day US Presidential Inauguration Leadership Summit......»»

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Man booked for stalking school teacher in Thane

A 30-year-old man has been booked for allegedly harassing a woman school teacher and stalking her on social media, police said today. According to police, the accused followed the 24-year-old school teacher on social networking site. Later, the accused called the victims mother and threatened her of dire consequences. The accused has been harassing the victim since June last year. Fed .....»»

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Bhayander rape: cops check criminal records

Mumbai: The Navghar police, investigating the rape and murder of a four-year-old girl in Bhayander, have asked the Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and the Thane police to inform them whether the three accused arr........»»

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Youth arrested for manhandling police constable in Thane

A 22-year-old youth from Thane was arrested on the charges of roughing up a police constable, police said today.Dipesh Bubera, resident of Kharigaon Kalwa, manhandled police constable Anil Shinde, 51, over towing of his two-wheeler last evening.Bubera had parked his vehicle on the road, causing obstruction to pedestrians and traffic. When his vehicle was being towed, he came to the spot and got in.....»»

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Thane minor gangrape and murder; 3 arrested, 1 absconding

Police has launched a manhunt to grab an absconder, accused in the murder and gangrape of a four-year old minor girl from Bhayander. The accused was among the four who raped and murdered the minor last week. The absconder is said to be somewhere near the Nepal border. Other three accused have been arrested by the police.Senior Police Inspector, Srikant Padule of the Navghar Police Station told UNI.....»»

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4-yr-old girl raped, killed in Thane; 3 held

In a shocking incident, a four-year- old girl was allegedly raped, brutally killed and buried in a nullah by the accused in Bhayander area, police said.Three persons have been arrested in this regard. They were today remanded in police custody by a local court.On January 9, her parents had filed a complaint with Navghar police that the child was kidnapped by some unknown person from near their hou.....»»

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Why Sharad Pawar resigned as MCA chief

'Sikkim, with a population of 1.6 million, now has a cricket association.''But the MCA representing Mumbai and Thane, despite a population of 15 million, has lost its separate identity.'.....»»

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Hitendra Thakurs BVA to contest all seats in TMC polls

After its tumultuous success in the Vasai Virar Municipal Corporaiton Hitendra Thakur led Bahujan Vikas Aghadi is making inroads into the politics of Thane city which is controlled by the Shiv Sena. A senior leader of the BVA told this correspondent that his party will contest all the 131 seats in the February 21 polls for which brisk electioneering is already underway. He said, we have.....»»

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Hundreds participate in morcha demanding effective implementation of beef ban

Hundreds of activists of the organizations connected with the protection of cow took out a morcha and staged a protest in front of the Kalwa police station demanding effective implementation of ban on cow slaughter in the state and also prevent movement of beef. The protest, organized jointly by the Goraksha Samiti and Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal, was held late last evening. .....»»

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Thane police trace, restore 59 missing mobile phones

In a special drive undertaken to trace missing mobiles, the Thane police have traced out as many as 58 mobiles worth Rs 5.70 lakh and handed them over to their owners, police said today. DCP Abishek Tgrimukhi said a special cell was set up to deal with such crimes in the zone-I traced the location of the mobiles that went missing and recovered them with the help of mobile companies and eve.....»»

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Rane criticises Khadi Commissions controversial move

Senior Congress leader and former chief minister Narayan Rane today criticised the controversial move of the government-run Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) to replace the photo of Mahatma Gandhi with that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on this years calendars and diaries. Talking to mediapersons here this evening after a meeting of the party organised to take a decision on wh.....»»

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Four arrested for Thane missing girls murder

With the arrest of four people, the Rural Police today claimed to have solved the mystery surrounding the missing of a four-year-old girl from Azad Nagar of Bhayander town in the district, whose body was found in a nullah on January 12. On January 9, the victims parents had registered a complaint with the Navghar police station that their 4-year-old daughter, Humera Mahiburja Qureshi, had b.....»»

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