Articles about Thane

Omicron: Over 100 foreign returnees go untraceable in Maharashtra

07 Dec 2021

Omicron: Over 100 foreign returnees go untraceable in Maharashtra

As many as 109 of 295 people who had recently returned from abroad are currently untraceable in Thane district, Maharashtra, officials said.

Maharashtra: Three held for stealing Rs. 10.85L from kin's house

28 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Three held for stealing Rs. 10.85L from kin's house

The police has arrested a woman's sister and two other relatives for allegedly stealing Rs. 10.85 lakh cash from her house in Maharashtra's Thane district, an official said on Tuesday.

Maharashtra: Builder to pay Rs. 40K compensation to flat buyer

25 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Builder to pay Rs. 40K compensation to flat buyer

The Thane District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has ordered a real estate developer to pay Rs. 40,000 compensation to a flat buyer for indulging in deficiency in service by way of not handing over the property within the stipulated time.

Maharashtra: Road accident victim's family awarded over Rs. 87L compensation

23 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Road accident victim's family awarded over Rs. 87L compensation

The Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) in Maharashtra's Thane has awarded a compensation of over Rs. 87 lakh to the family of a 36-year-old businessman who was killed in a road accident in the year 2016.

Maharashtra: Man gets seven-year imprisonment in 2015 kidnapping case

22 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Man gets seven-year imprisonment in 2015 kidnapping case

The district court in Thane district in Maharashtra has convicted a 35-year-old man for kidnapping a teenage boy for ransom and sentenced him to rigorous imprisonment for seven years.

Maharashtra: Pothole kills mother-son duo on way home

17 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Pothole kills mother-son duo on way home

A pothole-ridden road at Bhiwandi in Maharashtra's Thane district has claimed the lives of a woman and her 26-year-old son, who were returning home on a two-wheeler after having darshan of Lord Ganesh idol at their relative's place, police said on Friday.

Maharashtra: Fifty-six arrested from bar for COVID-19 norms violation, obscenity

14 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Fifty-six arrested from bar for COVID-19 norms violation, obscenity

Police has raided a bar in Maharashtra's Thane district and arrested 56 people, including waitresses and customers, for allegedly violating the coronavirus prevention guidelines and indulging in obscenity, an official said on Tuesday.

Maharashtra: Thane takes up special summary revision of electoral rolls

08 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: Thane takes up special summary revision of electoral rolls

The Thane election office has chalked out a schedule for the summary revision of electoral rolls in all 18 assembly constituencies and the final list will be published by January 13, 2022, officials said on Wednesday.

Maharashtra: MeT office forecasts heavy rainfall in Thane, Palghar districts

07 Sep 2021

Maharashtra: MeT office forecasts heavy rainfall in Thane, Palghar districts

The Thane and Palghar administrations have asked citizens to remain alert in the wake of heavy rainfall prediction by the Regional Meteorological Center for the Konkan region over the next three days.

Maharashtra: Woman official attacked during anti-encroachment drive, loses three fingers

31 Aug 2021

Maharashtra: Woman official attacked during anti-encroachment drive, loses three fingers

The Thane civic administration has condemned the attack on a woman assistant municipal commissioner (AMC), who lost three of her fingers and received head injuries when a hawker stabbed her with a knife during an anti-encroachment drive in Thane in Maharashtra.

Man gets 10 years' rigorous imprisonment for raping, duping woman

27 Aug 2021

Man gets 10 years' rigorous imprisonment for raping, duping woman

A court in the Thane district of Maharashtra has sentenced a man to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment for allegedly repeatedly raping a 23-year-old woman and cheating her.

Maharashtra: Woman molested on promise of film role; four held

30 Jul 2021

Maharashtra: Woman molested on promise of film role; four held

Police has arrested a woman and three others in Thane city of Maharashtra for allegedly threatening and molesting a female artist by promising to give a role to her in a Hindi film, an official said on Friday.

Nearly 100 families evacuated from three buildings in Thane

27 Jul 2021

Nearly 100 families evacuated from three buildings in Thane

Nearly 100 families were evacuated from three residential buildings constructed close to each other in Mumbra township of Thane district on Monday after two of them developed problems, civic officials said.

Maharashtra couple ordered to pay maintenance to aged parents

26 Jul 2021

Maharashtra couple ordered to pay maintenance to aged parents

A senior citizens' maintenance/pension tribunal in Thane district in Maharashtra has directed a woman and her husband to pay maintenance of Rs. 3,000 per month to her aged parents.

Maharashtra: Heavy rains batter Thane, Palghar

22 Jul 2021

Maharashtra: Heavy rains batter Thane, Palghar

Heavy rains pounded Maharashtra's Thane and Palghar districts adjoining Mumbai during the night and on Thursday morning, which caused inundation and boulder crashes at various places, disrupted train services, and marooned some villages, officials said.

Mumbai rains: Boulder crash kills five of family in Thane

20 Jul 2021

Mumbai rains: Boulder crash kills five of family in Thane

Five members of a family were killed on Monday after a boulder rolled down and crashed on their home due to incessant rains in Thane city, while seven people were feared drowned at separate places in Maharashtra as Mumbai reeled under downpour for the second day.

Man held for killing his girlfriend's stepmother for opposing relationship

15 Jul 2021

Man held for killing his girlfriend's stepmother for opposing relationship

A 24-year-old man has been arrested from a village in the Thane district of Maharashtra for allegedly killing his girlfriend's stepmother for opposing their relationship, police said on Thursday.

Maharashtra: Woman kills husband with the help of lover, arrested

18 Jun 2021

Maharashtra: Woman kills husband with the help of lover, arrested

A woman and her paramour have been arrested along with one more person from Dombivli in Thane district of Maharashtra for allegedly killing her husband, police said on Friday.

27-year-old woman falls from auto fending off mobile snatchers, dies

11 Jun 2021

27-year-old woman falls from auto fending off mobile snatchers, dies

A 27-year-old woman died in Thane after she fell off a moving autorickshaw while trying to fend off two bike-borne robbers who snatched her mobile phone.

Landslides reported, bridge collapses amid heavy rains in Maharashtra

10 Jun 2021

Landslides reported, bridge collapses amid heavy rains in Maharashtra

Multiple incidents of landslide, wall, and bridge collapse were reported in Thane City and Palghar District in Maharashtra which was lashed by heavy rains on Wednesday, officials said.

Maharashtra: Fire at hospital kills four patients, 20 others rescued

28 Apr 2021

Maharashtra: Fire at hospital kills four patients, 20 others rescued

In an extremely tragic incident, at least four patients died after a fire broke out at a private hospital in Thane's Mumbra. Nearly 20 patients were rescued from the healthcare facility.

Rs. 50 lakh compensation for Thane woman whose autorickshaw overturned

17 Mar 2021

Rs. 50 lakh compensation for Thane woman whose autorickshaw overturned

A Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal (MACT) in Maharashtra's Thane district has awarded a compensation of over Rs. 50 lakh to a woman who met with an accident while traveling in an autorickshaw in 2016.

700 people attend wedding in Maharashtra, organizers booked

12 Mar 2021

700 people attend wedding in Maharashtra, organizers booked

In spite of the coronavirus restrictions, around 700 people gathered to attend a marriage function at Kalyan in Maharashtra's Thane district, following which police has registered a case against its organizers, civic authorities said.

Maharashtra: Three cops among six booked for abetting man's suicide

12 Mar 2021

Maharashtra: Three cops among six booked for abetting man's suicide

An FIR has been registered in the Thane District of Maharashtra against six persons, including three policemen and a mother-daughter duo from Nagpur, for allegedly abetting the suicide of a 38-year-old man, an official said on Friday.

Maharashtra: Man beaten to death on suspicion of being thief

08 Mar 2021

Maharashtra: Man beaten to death on suspicion of being thief

Police has arrested four persons for allegedly killing a 24-year-old man on suspicion of being a thief in Maharashtra, an official said.

Many cities now want low-cost Metro Lite, Metro Neo: Report

17 Feb 2021

Many cities now want low-cost Metro Lite, Metro Neo: Report

Several cities in India are reportedly considering cheaper alternatives to the Metro rail.

Mumbai: 19-year-old male model allegedly raped and thrashed by four

07 Jan 2021

Mumbai: 19-year-old male model allegedly raped and thrashed by four

A 19-year-old Gujarat-based male model was allegedly thrashed, looted and raped by four men in Thane.

Maharashtra: Father, boyfriend raped teen; dumped fetus gets them arrested

12 Oct 2020

Maharashtra: Father, boyfriend raped teen; dumped fetus gets them arrested

The father and boyfriend of a 17-year-old teen in Maharashtra were arrested on Monday for allegedly raping her repeatedly, reports PTI. The sexual violence left the victim pregnant.

Sharpshooter, involved in attack on Rakesh Roshan in 2000, arrested

10 Oct 2020

Sharpshooter, involved in attack on Rakesh Roshan in 2000, arrested

A notorious criminal and sharpshooter, who was involved in the attack on Bollywood filmmaker Rakesh Roshan earlier in 2000, has been arrested by cops in Maharashtra.

Rains lash Mumbai, trains canceled, heavy water-logging reported

23 Sep 2020

Rains lash Mumbai, trains canceled, heavy water-logging reported

From Tuesday, Mumbai has been witnessing heavy downpour, which led to water-logging in various areas, directly having an impact on road and rail traffic. The rainfall would continue for another 24 hours, said reports.

Mumbai rains: Red alert issued, trains affected, offices shut

04 Aug 2020

Mumbai rains: Red alert issued, trains affected, offices shut

Already battered by coronavirus pandemic, Mumbai on Tuesday woke up to severe water-logging and heavy rains, that threw normal life out of gear.

18 crore Indians may already be protected against COVID-19: Thyrocare

21 Jul 2020

18 crore Indians may already be protected against COVID-19: Thyrocare

COVID-19 is wreaking havoc around the world, with India being one of the worst-hit countries.

Amid surge in coronavirus cases, Section 144 imposed in Mumbai

01 Jul 2020

Amid surge in coronavirus cases, Section 144 imposed in Mumbai

Even as India has started unlocking and several curbs have been lifted, Mumbai Police has imposed Section 144 of CrPC to restrict movements in containment zones and other parts of the city in a bid to contain coronavirus' transmission.

Coronavirus: Maharashtra plans antibody tests for frontline workers, tele-ICUs

20 Jun 2020

Coronavirus: Maharashtra plans antibody tests for frontline workers, tele-ICUs

To upgrade its plan to fight against the coronavirus outbreak, the Maharashtra government has decided to conduct antibody tests for all frontline workers.

Medical-infrastructure could soon collapse in Maharashtra, UP, Delhi, TN, Gujarat

12 Jun 2020

Medical-infrastructure could soon collapse in Maharashtra, UP, Delhi, TN, Gujarat

As coronavirus cases continue to rise in India, the Centre has warned that five most-affected states — Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Delhi, and Gujarat — could soon fall short of ICU beds and ventilators, both necessary to defeat COVID-19.

Cyclone approaches Mumbai, NDRF teams deployed

02 Jun 2020

Cyclone approaches Mumbai, NDRF teams deployed

Less than two weeks after India's eastern coast was blown by Cyclone Amphan, the Western coast is prepping to deal with a fast-approaching storm that could amplify into a cyclone in the next 12 hours.

Lockdown 5.0: These 13 cities could see stricter curbs

30 May 2020

Lockdown 5.0: These 13 cities could see stricter curbs

As India nears the end of the fourth phase of the coronavirus lockdown, the Centre is preparing guidelines for "Lockdown 5.0."

Lockdown 5.0: Centre could extend restrictions for two more weeks

27 May 2020

Lockdown 5.0: Centre could extend restrictions for two more weeks

The Central government is mulling extending the lockdown for two more weeks after May 31, when the current bout of restrictions will end, News18 said on Wednesday.

Trains arrive in Kerala 'unannounced', state government unhappy with Centre

27 May 2020

Trains arrive in Kerala 'unannounced', state government unhappy with Centre

The Left-run Kerala government has slammed the Centre for sending the trains carrying migrant workers to the state without proper communication. The Railways want to be the "super spreader" in the state, Finance Minister Thomas Isaac tweeted.

Reliance JioMart now live across 200 Indian cities: Details here

25 May 2020

Reliance JioMart now live across 200 Indian cities: Details here

The lockdown enforced to contain the outbreak of COVID-19 has surged the demand for home delivery of essentials, giving a significant boost to the business of e-grocers like Bigbasket and Grofers.