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Delhi NCB seizes Heroin and Cocaine worth crores at IGI Airport; 2 Ugandan women, Nigerian man held

Two women from Uganda and a Nigerian man have been arrested and nine kilograms of narcotics such as heroin and cocaine seized from them as the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) bust a smuggling network.

Mamata Banerjee first woman to present Bengal budget, 20 years since her first Rail Budget

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will become the first woman to present a state budget on Friday, 20 years after her first Rail Budget.

Mumbai fire

Flames engulf scrap godown hours after it caught fire in Mumbai's Mankhurd, ops on

A major fire broke out in Mankhurd area of Mumbai on Friday afternoon. Scrap material collected in Mankhurd caught fire as several water tankers rushed to the spot to douse the fire.

Nana Patole named MPCC chief day after resigning as Maharashtra Assembly speaker

Day after resigning as the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Speaker, Nana Patole has been made the new chief of Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Congress announced on Friday.

Don't be complacent in Covid-19 fight: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

During the Covid-19 presentation in the cabinet meeting, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray has asked the authorities and citizens not to become complacent in the fight against the novel coronavirus.

Mumbai man stabs wife for eating curd, gets 8 years in prison

A Mumbai court has sentenced a man to eight years in prison for stabbing his wife for eating curd more than three years after the incident.\

Mumbai: Touching child's cheek without sexual intent not offence, says court

A 28-year-old man was acquitted for touching a minor girl's cheek after a court held that touching a child's cheeks without any sexual intent is not an offence. The man was, however, convicted for molesting her mother.

Pune woman, who lost job in pandemic, robs 16 men via dating apps; arrested

A 27-year-old woman, who lost her job in the pandemic, has been arrested for allegedly drugging and robbing at least 16 men she met via dating apps to make a quick buck.

Mumbai: Taking bets on horse races, 4 held for running illegal betting racket from apartment

The Mumbai Police crime branch raided the apartment in Matunga and found suspects taking bets on horse races taking place at the Royal Calcutta Turf Club.

Police arrest Bihar-based FICN racketeer from Kolkata; Rs 5 lakh seized

The Special Task Force (STF) of the Kolkata Police apprehended an individual with fake Indian currency notes worth Rs 5 lakh from Kolkata in the wee hours of Thursday.

Twin blasts damage primary school building near Assam-Mizoram border; no casualties

Twin bomb blasts damaged a primary school in Assam's Hailakandi district along the Assam-Mizoram border.

Sex racket busted at Noida’s Wave Mall, 14 women detained after raids

A team of Noida Police raided 12 spa centres operating at the Wave Mall in Noida Sector 18 on Wednesday and arrested 14 men and detained 14 women for running a sex racket in the name of the ‘spa centre’.

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