Free Press Journal
  • Thane: NCP leader arrested in land fraud case

    BHAYANDAR: The Thane Nagar police have arrested NCP corporator and leader of opposition in the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation Liyakat Shaikh alias LG for his alleged involvement in a land fraud case. LG registered a bogus sale agreement fraudulently staking claim over a land admeasuring more than five acres in Navghar village in 1985. The owner of the land had passed away in 1975. The arrest followed after the property’s legal claimant registered a

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    Catering ‘scam’: CR suspends 3 officers for wrong info

    Mumbai: Central Railway today suspended three inspectors of Commercial department posted here for allegedly giving a “misleading” information on an RTI query, which created an impression of a ‘scam’ in the department, a senior officer said.

  • Shiv Sena-Opposition demands special session of legislature

    MUMBAI: Opposition Congress and Nationalist Congress Party delegation met Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao in the morning and demanded a session of the Maharashtra legislature to discuss the farmers loan waiver issue.

  • Thane: Lottery seals fate of MBMC bigwigs

    Bhayandar: Young school kids sealed the fate of political bigwigs and aspirants at a lottery held in Bhayandar to decide which of the twin-city’s newly carved 24 civic panels will be reserved for women, Other Backward Class, Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe candidates for the Mira Bhayandar Municipal (MBMC) elections scheduled to be held in August, this year.