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18 drown during Ganesh idol immersion in Maharashtra

3 deaths were reported in Raigad, Jalna and Pune, 2 in Satara and Bhandara and 1 in Pimpri-Chinchwad, Buldhana, Nanded and Ahmednagar.

24 Sep 2018 5:13 PM

Supreme Court reserves verdict on 5 activists’ arrests in Bhima-Koregaon case

Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha are under arrest at their respective homes since Aug 29.

20 Sep 2018 2:17 PM

Father arrested for raping 14-yr-old daughter multiple times near Mumbai

The girl alleged that she was raped repeatedly by her father in the last four years, police said.

20 Sep 2018 11:36 AM

‘Terror targets’ to receive protection

Among other things, they were planning to target a western music festival in Pune, it had said.

19 Sep 2018 12:39 AM

Make emergency alert system for senior citizens: Maha govt to cops

Police have also been told to set in place a senior citizens' helpline in all districts and commissionerates.

13 Sep 2018 3:29 PM


SIT official 'assaulted' accused held in Dabholkar case, claims right-wing outfit

Sanjiv Punalekar, an advocate and secretary of the Hindu Vidhidnya Parishad, made this allegation while addressing a press conference.

12 Sep 2018 8:31 AM

Make Maha cops 'responsible', 5 activists to be under house arrest till Sept 12: SC

SC took umbrage over statements given by Assistant Commissioner of Police of Pune on matter, saying he was casting aspersions on the court.

06 Sep 2018 2:42 PM

Not dissenters, activists were planning to ambush security forces: Maha cops tell SC

Maharashtra Police on Aug 28 arrested 5 activists in Bhima-Koregaon violence case, sparking outrage from human rights groups.

05 Sep 2018 2:31 PM

Supreme Court raises prison term of cops for custodial death

SC enhanced the sentence given to some Maharashtra police personnel in a custodial death case from three to seven years.

05 Sep 2018 8:30 AM

Take action against cops who briefed media on activists’ arrest: PIL in HC

During the press briefing, police claimed they had evidence to link Left-wing activists arrested in June as well as last week to Maoists.

04 Sep 2018 4:56 PM


965 detonators, 46 gelatin sticks seized in Maharashtra; two held

It is suspected that the explosives were meant for illegal fishing activity, police said. 

04 Sep 2018 4:03 PM

Case sub-judice: Bombay HC questions police press brief on activists’ arrests

In a press conference on Friday, Maharashtra Police said evidence so far clearly states links of arrested activists with Maoist groups.

03 Sep 2018 1:24 PM

Pakistan, China support Maoists: BJP book

The guidebook also identifies “forced conversion” as an internal challenge.

03 Sep 2018 4:51 AM

‘Need time to file chargesheet’

5 activists were arrested on June 6 over Bhima-Koregaon riots.

02 Sep 2018 6:32 AM

Arundhati Roy, others seek action against cops for 'vicious attack' on activists

The statement comes a day after the Supreme Court directed that the five activists be kept under house arrest.

30 Aug 2018 8:37 PM


Maharashtra traffic cop saved 23-yr-old man who had heart attack while driving

The man suffered a heart attack while driving his car near Kharigaon toll booth in Thane district of Maharashtra.

30 Aug 2018 7:27 PM

7 arrested activists part of outfits linked to Maoists: Home Ministry

Officials presented a list, prepared by the then UPA govt in 2012, of organisations 'having connections with the Maoists'.

30 Aug 2018 8:21 AM

Allow dissent in democracy, else pressure cooker will burst: SC on activists’ arrest

The Pune police said the activists are linked to Maoist groups and have shown 'intolerance to present political system'.

29 Aug 2018 7:30 PM

Present regime arresting those fighting for human rights violation: Sudha Bharadwaj

Trade unionist and lawyer Sudha Bharadwaj, who was picked up by the Maharashtra Police for her suspected links with Maoists

29 Aug 2018 6:35 PM

Delhi HC to hear activist Gautam Navlakha's plea challenging arrest today

Advocate Nithya, appearing for Navlakha, said matter could be heard on Thursday. The court, however, said it will hear it at 2:15 pm.

29 Aug 2018 12:29 PM