Free Press Journal
  • Mega, jumbo block on WR, CR today

    Mumbai: A jumbo block and a mega block will be conducted on Sunday on the Western line, Central line and Harbour line on Sunday.

  • Three of Irani gang nabbed, cops attacked in bid to thwart arrest

    Mumbai: Three history-sheeters from the Irani gang were arrested from Ambivli, near Kalyan, by the Thane crime branch Unit 1 on Friday. Twenty people were booked for pelting stones at police as they were trying to arrest an accused.

  • AAP slams rally in support of Raut

    Mumbai: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) strongly objected to the rally taken out by self-proclaimed ‘Gau-Rakshaks’ and sympathisers of the Sanatan Sanstha in support of arrested accused and suspected right-wing terrorist, Vaibhav Raut, in Nallasopara, to express solidarity with him. The Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad, had recently raided his house and had seized 20 crude bombs with material to make more bombs and 11 country-made pistols.

  • Maha medical quota: Apex court upholds HC ruling

    MUMBAI: The Supreme Court has upheld a Bombay High Court (BHC) order, making it compulsory for medical aspirants to have passed class 10th and 12th from Maharashtra schools only.

  • Three arrested for killing man at scrap unit

    Mumbai : Three youths were arrested on Friday by Shil-Daighar Police at Thane for the murder of a 26-year-old youth on April 10. The victim had warned and tried to stop the accused from stealing scrap. The accused had loaded the cart and were supposed to deliver it to another scrap dealer.

  • Car thief arrested in Bhayandar

    BHAYANDAR: The Local Crime Branch (LCB) unit of the Thane (rural) police have nabbed a thief who graduated from being a petty pickpocket to the kingpin of a car theft racket. The 42-year-old accused is said to be involved in a string of car lifting cases in Navi Mumbai, Palghar and Thane district. The owner of a transport company  in Bhayandar had complaint about the theft of his pick-up jeep laden with

  • Mumbai Mega Block: Train service on all 3 lines to be affected on Sunday, August 19

    Central Railway and Western Railway will conduct Mumbai Mega Block on most of the Sundays for the maintenance works of rail racks and other related works under both the Railway zones. Central Railway’s Train Block is called Mega Block and Western Railway’s Train Block is called Jumbo Block.

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    Maharashtra government announces Rs 20-cr aid for flood-hit Kerala

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government announced today an immediate financial assistance of Rs 20 crore for the flood-ravaged Kerala. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, through a post on Twitter, said his government is releasing Rs 20 crore as an immediate assistance for Kerala’s flood-affected people.