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NIA Raids South Mumbai Hotel For Mukesh Ambani Bomb Scare Row

The NIA on April 1 searched a South Mumbai hotel and club during its probe in the Mukesh Ambani bomb scare case. Vacating the premise near Babulnath temple, the NIA officials questioned hotel staff for three hours. The NIA recently brought the prime suspect and suspended Mumbai top cop Sachin Waze for investigation. Reportedly, Waze is accused of killing businessman Mansukh Hiran and parking an explosive-laden SUV near Mukesh Ambani’s house… read-more

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 08:53 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Mukesh Ambani, Mumbai Police, Security threat, Suspended

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Representational photo: Mumbai police charging fine.

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Mumbai: Rs 44-Cr Fine Collected From Residents Flouting COVID Norms

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's data has revealed that Mumbai residents have paid Rs 44 crore as fine on account of flouting COVID-19 norms. The fine was collected via combined working of the BMC and Mumbai Police along with railway authorities. Reportedly, on March 20 alone, people paid more than Rs 42 lakh fine for not wearing masks and defying COVID rules. Besides, the Western Railways collected Rs 8.83 lakh during March 1-6 from… read-more

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 03:59 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Mumbai, Covid-19 Pandemic, BMC, Mumbai Police, Western Railways, Fine

Courtesy: India Times

Mumbai Police

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Mumbai Police's Witty Mask Awareness Post Leaves Netizens In Split

Mumbai Police shared a COVID-19 awareness post on Instagram that contained uncanny 'pizza-pineapple', 'biryani-elaichi' and 'avocado-chocolate' combinations along with an image of a man wearing a mask below his chin. Amusingly, the image was captioned "Pizza and pineapple may still work, but masks on the chin is definitely an unsafe combination.” Leaving the netizens in split, the post amassed 6000 likes within hours. One user replied “What… read-more

Fri, 12 Mar 2021 - 09:20 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Mumbai, Mumbai Police, Covid-19, Instagram

Courtesy: NDTV

In a first, underworld don asks Mumbai court to let him remain in police custody

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Don Ravi Pujari Asks Mumbai Court To Extend His Police Custody

Underworld don Ravi Pujari on March 9 appealed the Mumbai special court for the extension of his police custody, supporting the prosecution’s demand. Surprisingly, while Pujari's advocate argued against his custody, Pujari requested for the extension claiming he has information to share with the Investigation Officer. The special court's judge then extended his custody till March 15. Earlier, Pujari was brought to Mumbai from Bengaluru on… read-more

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 02:15 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: underworld, Mumbai Police, Law, Ravi Pujari

Courtesy: India Today

Mukesh Ambani

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'Jaish-ul-Hind' Calls Reports Of Threatening Mukesh Ambani "Fake"

A day after reports of 'Jaish-ul-Hind' claiming the responsibility of threatening Mukesh Ambani surfaced, the lesser-known terror group has come forward to call the reports and the letter "fake". The Mumbai Police have shared a new message, wherein the terror outfit stated that it "has no fight against Indian business tycoons". Moreover, refusing to take money from 'infidels', the outfit also cleared that the 'Telegram group' which claimed … read-more

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 10:45 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Terrorism, Mukesh Ambani, Jaish-ul-Hind, Mumbai Police

Courtesy: India Today

Kangana Ranaut; Hrithik Roshan

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Hrithik Roshan Gives Statement In 'Fake' E-Mail To Kangana Ranaut Case

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch on February 27 recorded the statement of Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan in an impersonation case. Hrithik had lodged a complaint five years ago against an impersonator who e-mailed numerous messages to actress Kangana Ranaut in his name during 2013-2014. Earlier, the police had already collected Hrithik's laptop and cellphone for investigation. Reportedly, the case was transferred to the crime branch after… read-more

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 10:45 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Bollywood, Hrithik Roshan, Kangana Ranaut, Mumbai Police, Crime Branch

Courtesy: The Times of India

Mukesh-Neeta Ambani

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Police Recover Letter, Explosives From Car Outside Mukesh Ambani's House

The Mumbai Police have recovered a warning letter stating "we have made all arrangements to blow up the whole family" from the suspicious SUV parked outside Mukesh Ambani's house Antilia. Spotted on February 25, the vehicle had 20 gelatin sticks inside it besides a bag written 'Mumbai Indians' on it. Subsequently, the police have tightened the security. Reportedly, the SUV is registered under the Reliance Industries but it had a number plate… read-more

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 - 12:15 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Mukesh Ambani, Mumbai Indians, Bomb, Explosives, Mumbai Police

Courtesy: ABP Live

Sandeep Nahar with Sushant Singh Rajput.

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Sushant's Co-star in 'MS Dhoni' Movie Sandeep Nahar Commits Suicide

Actor Sandeep Nahar, who featured in movies like 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story' and 'Kesari', committed suicide on February 15 after posting a video on Facebook. As per his wife, Nahar's body was recovered in a hanging condition. Waiting for the post-mortem report, the Mumbai Police has initiated a probe. Nahar, in the Facebook video, had said no one should be blamed for his suicide, although he mentioned about his stale relationship with his… read-more

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 09:45 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Bollywood, Sandeep Nahar, Facebook, Mumbai Police, Suicide

Courtesy: The Times of India

Beggar free Mumbai campaign

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Mumbai Police Launches Month-Long Drive To Make City 'Beggar Free'

In a unique month-long drive to make the city ‘beggar free,’ the Mumbai Police has directed all police stations to track and accommodate beggars at a special home in Chembur. Terming begging a social crime, the drive aims to curb the children forced into begging. However, social activists have questioned the feasibility of eradicating begging through the drive. Reportedly, the directions were made under the Bombay Prevention of Begging Act… read-more

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 06:11 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Mumbai, Mumbai Police, Begging, Begger Free

Courtesy: India Today

Arnab Goswami-Partho Dasgupta

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Ex-BARC CEO Claims Arnab Paid Him $12000, 40 Lakh To Rig TRP

Former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta, in his statement to the Mumbai Police, has claimed that Republic TV's Chief Editor Arnab Goswami had paid him $12,000 and Rs 40 lakh to manipulate TRP ratings. Reportedly, Arnab paid for Partho’s foreign trips and to bring Republic on top in TRP charts. Moreover, Partho also accepted to have bonhomie with Arnab since 2004. However, Partho's lawyer has denied allegations saying "the statement would have been… read-more

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 10:59 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: TRP Scam, Arnab Goswami, BARC, Partho Dasgupta, Republic TV, Mumbai Police

Courtesy: The Indian Express