Kainaz Choksey

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Mumbai: Senior citizen assaulted by son, cops refuse to register FIR

Mumbai: A 77-year-old senior citizen has been running from pillar to post for registering a First Information Report (FIR) for assault. D...Read More

10 years of 26/11: Victims’ families claim life has changed, but no closure still

10 years of 26/11: Victims’ families claim life has changed, but no closure still

Mumbai: After the attacks in Mumbai on November 26, 2008, life has changed drastically for the victims’ families. They assert that the co...Read More

This Diwali, rescue home lights smiles of joy

This Diwali, rescue home lights smiles of joy

Mumbai: The Rescue Foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) for victims of sex trafficking, held a weeklong Diwali celebration t...Read More

What’s trending in cybercrime? Thane cops get a grounding

What’s trending in cybercrime? Thane cops get a grounding

Mumbai: Mobile cloning, WhatsApp duplication, phishing and mobile terrorism are the new tools of trade that criminals have at hand and 12...Read More

Mumbai: Dindoshi policemen threaten, extort money from doctors

Mumbai: Dindoshi policemen threaten, extort money from doctors

Mumbai: A Police Inspector and two detection staff of the Dindoshi police have been accused of extorting money from doctors and allegedly...Read More

Mumbai: JJB member remains absent for over two years, yet no action taken

Mumbai: JJB member remains absent for over two years, yet no action taken

Mumbai: Pournima Kulkarni, a member of the Juvenile Justice Board (JBB) at Dongri has been absent for more than two and a half years at t...Read More

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Mumbai: Senior citizen attacked for helping rape victim, cops ignore plaints

Mumbai: A Right to Information (RTI) activist, his 78 year-old mother and his wife were attacked at their residence in Mahendra Nagar, Ma...Read More

HDFC VP Murder Case: Cops are missing out on bank scam probe, says friend

HDFC VP Murder Case: Cops are missing out on bank scam probe, says friend

Mumbai: A close friend of Siddharth Sanghavi, suspects the murdered Vice-President of HDFC bank, was in the know-how of sensitive and pot...Read More

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Parsi family opts for eco-friendly Tree Ganesha

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Parsi family opts for eco-friendly Tree Ganesha

Mumbai: Arine Elavia (36) has been bringing eco-friendly Tree Ganesha at her residence at Captain Colony, Worli for the last two years. T...Read More

Shackled by mental health issues, inmates have nowhere to go

Shackled by mental health issues, inmates have nowhere to go

Mumbai : There are no full-time psychiatrists across jails and borstals in Maharashtra, which is a pre-requisite as per the prison manual...Read More

Section 377 Verdict: Love is not a crime, says activist Ankit Bhuptani

Section 377 Verdict: Love is not a crime, says activist Ankit Bhuptani

Mumbai: Ankit Bhuptani (26) is elated with the Supreme Court judgement decriminalising homosexuality on Thursday among the Lesbian, Gay, ...Read More

No government-run drug de-addiction centres for juveniles in Mumbai

No government-run drug de-addiction centres for juveniles in Mumbai

Mumbai: There are no drug de-addiction centres run by the government in Mumbai for juveniles which is a huge hindrance for the rehabilita...Read More

Mumbai sex trafficking victims seeking justice are left in the lurch

Mumbai sex trafficking victims seeking justice are left in the lurch

Mumbai: The conditions of most of the remand homes of juveniles, women and children is deplorable and the State government is apathetic t...Read More

Mumbai’s ‘overcrowded’ Arthur Road jail gets show-cause notice

Mumbai’s ‘overcrowded’ Arthur Road jail gets show-cause notice

Mumbai: The Divine Help Foundation, a charitable trust registered under the Bombay Charitable Trust,  has issued a show cause notice on J...Read More

Mumbai: Workshop to arm 2,000 policemen with cyber fraud detection skills

Mumbai: Workshop to arm 2,000 policemen with cyber fraud detection skills

Mumbai: Mumbai Police plans to conduct cybercrime workshops for 2,000 police personnel to arm them with the expertise to handle cybercrim...Read More

Mumbai: State Government & MCGM Call "Plastic Ban" from June 23 on occasion "Plastic Ban Campaign" on cloth bags etc exhibition come sale stall in one cloth carry bag stall on  peoples shopping have rush and  State Environment Minister, Ramdas Kadam and MP, Arvind Sawant visit at NSCI, Worli, in Mumbai on Friday, June 22, 2018. (Photo by Bhushan Koyande)

Mumbai plastic ban: Citizens still confused on banned items, fall back on paper, cloth bags and glass

Mumbai: People seem to be confused about what plastic items they can use and what items have been banned in the state.The Free Press Jour...Read More

Hair stylist rape case: Apathy of cop helps accused to evade arrest

Hair stylist rape case: Apathy of cop helps accused to evade arrest

Mumbai: A ‘Writ of Mandamus’ has been filed at the Bombay High Court on June 6 to  transfer the rape case of a 34-year-old hair stylist t...Read More

Maharashtra: Nashik reform school turning juveniles into heinous criminals, alleges advocate

Maharashtra: Nashik reform school turning juveniles into heinous criminals, alleges advocate

Mumbai: An advocate of the Bombay High Court will be filing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Supreme Court for juveniles, who ar...Read More

Bombay Parsi Punchayet doesn’t need dirty politics, says Anahita Desai

Bombay Parsi Punchayet doesn’t need dirty politics, says Anahita Desai

Anahita Desai (53) who is contesting the upcoming Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) elections in July, is the Chief Executive Officer of the W...Read More

Mumbai: JBB member alleges of no committee appointment for repair work at Dongri home

Mumbai: JBB member alleges of no committee appointment for repair work at Dongri home

Mumbai: The repair and renovation work at the Children Observation Home at Dongri has been going on in full swing for the last two months...Read More

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