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  • Thane: 65-year-old man arrested for raping 8-year-old in Kalyan

    Thane: A 65-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl in a public toilet in Kolsewadi in Thane district’s Kalyan area, police said today. Police said that Kamundas Samarudas Manickpure raped the 8-year-old girl when she went to a public toilet in Kolsewadi locality in the afternoon yesterday.

  • 3 stations from Mumbai listed as dirtiest in the country

    In a survey conducted by the Indian Railways in which it was found that out of 10 dirtiest stations in the country three are from Mumbai. The three stations in the list are Kalyan (3rd), Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (5th) and Thane (8th). Mumbai is the only city in the list which has three stations in the list.

  • Soon, a freeway from Airoli to Kalyan

    Mumbai : The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has proposed to construct a freeway from Airoli (near Thane) to Katai Naka (near Kalyan). This freeway is set to benefit commuters coming from Mumbai and heading to Kalyan and Badlapur industrial estate.

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    Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis plans to set up growth centre at Kalyan

    Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said the state government is planning to set up business growth centre at Kalyan on the line of Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC). Fadnavis, in a meeting of officials and people representatives said Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has already allotted Rs 1000 crore for the time bound development of Kalyan Growth Centre.

  • Mumbai: Woman molested and strangled in suburban train, accused arrested

    Mumbai: In a shocking incident, a woman was molested by a man who then tried to strangle her on a local train bound for CST on Thursday night. The incident took place in the moving train’s compartment meant for the handicapped — between Kalyan and Dadar — even as other passengers watched.

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    Kalyan: Two held for duping doctor of Rs 13.90 lakh

    Mumbai: The Khadakpada police station has arrested two persons for cheating a doctor at Kalyan to the tune of Rs 13.90 lakh on the pretext of making him a member of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST).

  • Thane: TMC’s Phase I water transport to start from this year itself

    Thane: People travelling from Thane will soon be enjoying their first water travel as the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) has planned to start the first phase of water transport this year itself. Also the corporation is planning the joy rides on this route within next two months to get people familiar of this mode of transport. People travelling to Kalyan or Vasai can avail this facility.

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    People from Kalyan, Thane, Vasai to experience new lifeline in the form of new waterway

    Thane: The ever ending croud and every day traffic is a part of Mumbai and suburbs of it. To give the some relief from this everyday fight of commuters, the new creek way will have a new lifeline for them. Two MPs of the district along with municipal consultants on Monday had a boat ride on this root. The special technology will be used to remove the stones through the water way

  • Thane: 28-year-old man commits suicide in Kalyan due to depression

    Mumbai: A 28-year-old man committed suicide at his residence at Vithhalwadi at Kalyan on Friday afternoon due to depression. Dinesh Zalte committed suicide at his residence at Vitthalwadi near Sukad talao at Kalyan at around 12:30  pm Zalte hanged himself from a ceiling fan along with a nylon rope when he was alone at his residence. According to the Vitthalwadi police,“We have registered a case of Accidental Death Record (ADR) but we do suspect

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    Medical college admission scam: Doctor duped of Rs 90 lakh after being promised admission for son

    Thane: A doctor from Kalyan was allegedly duped of Rs 90 lakh on the pretext of getting his son admission in a medical college, police said on Sunday. According to a complaint filed by Dr Balkrishna Shetty on Saturday night, he wanted his son to get admission in a medical college for a post-graduate course, Thane City Police Public Relations Officer Sukhada Narkar told reporters. “Shetty came in contact with one Prasad Gadkari,

  • Thane: Auto driver tries to abduct, molest two sisters; booked

    Thane: An auto-rickshaw driver tried to abduct and molest two teenage sisters at Kalyan in the district, police said today. The incident took place on Thursday. The two sisters, however jumped out of the moving auto, a senior police official said.