Free Press Journal
  • Maharashtra: 18-year-old from Aurangabad commits suicide over harassment by man for marriage

    Aurangabad: An 18-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her residence in Wadner village in Kannad tehsil of the district, police said today. According to police, she took the extreme step yesterday as she was fed up with the persistent demand made by a man to marry him. Police have booked Ramananad Vijay Rathod and his mother on the charge of abetment to suicide, inspector Maruti Pandit

  • Maharashtra software couple chucks Rs 30 lakh pay packet to open ‘tea shop’

    Nagpur: This is one couple who decided to give up the comfort zone of fat-pay packets, Rs 30 lakh annualy between them to venture into an unknown realm — starting a tea shop The duo — Nitin V. Biyani, 36 and wife Pooja, 34 — embarked on their journey after considerable thought and intellectual inputs from their elders, especially Pooja’s father.

  • 10 summer special trains will run between Mumbai, Varanasi

    Mumbai: The Central Railway will run 10 summer special trains on special charges between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus and Varanasi to clear the extra rush of passengers during summer 2018. The operations of these weekly trains will start from April 24, 2018, and continue till May 23, 2018.

  • Mumbai: Man dies after tree falls on him

    Mumbai: A 38-year-old man died after a tree fell on him at Dadar in central Mumbai, a fire brigade official said today. The incident took place yesterday afternoon when the victim, Dinesh Sangle, was passing by Mumbai Marathi Granth Sangrahalay Road, the official said. “A Gulmohar tree from an adjacent housing society cracked at its trunk and fell on Sangle while he was walking.

  • mumbai, mumbai crime, three arrested, duping case, MHADA agent, fraud

    Mumbai Crime: Inspired by Bollywood movie ‘Oye Lucky Lucky Oye’, two youths broke into high rises, stole expensive items

    It’s been said that movies inspire people. Abhay Deol starrer ‘Oye Lucky Lucky Oye’ based on ‘super chor’ Davinder Singh, alias, Bunty Chor, inspired two youths from the city for all wrong reasons. Ghatkopar police arrested two youths for breaking-in into people’s house and stealing their valuables. The police have recovered Rs 5.85 lakh worth of valuables from the duo.

  • Khwaja Yunus Case, Mumbai, Mumbai court, Mumbai sessions court, Khwaja Yunus custodial death case

    Khwaja Yunus case: Mumbai court keeps decision on adding accused in abeyance

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Thursday kept its decision on an application filed by the Maharashtra CID seeking to make some police officials accused in the Khwaja Yunus custodial death case “in abeyance”. Additional Sessions Judge V S Padalkar said he was keeping the decision in abeyance till the Supreme Court gives its ruling on a special leave petition in connection with the case.

  • bombay high court, mumbai, mumbai metro, metro 3, Metro II-B, MMRDA

    Bombay High Court: We can’t decide if Metro should be underground or not

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday said it cannot decide if the proposed Metro II-B line connecting the western and eastern suburbs of the metropolios should be underground or above the ground and asked the city planning body MMRDA to examine the issue within ten days.