Hundreds of Vile Parle residents thronged the Chakala crematorium for the last rites of the seven men killed in the Mumbai-Goa Highway accident. The funeral was carried out at Parsiwada near the Western Express Highway on Thursday morning.
A state transport (ST) bus driver died of a heart attack after he was assaulted by an autorickshaw driver at Bhiwandi on Thursday. The two fought after their vehicles collided, said the police.
The Bombay high court on Thursday rejected the plea filed by Rabia Khan — mother of late actor Jiah Khan — seeking that a special investigation team (SIT) be constituted to probe the case of her daughter’s death.
Keeping up the pressure on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led state government, a delegation of Shiv Sena ministers met chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday night to give him a memorandum demanding a loan waiver for farmers.
The Ghatkopar police arrested a 60-year-old man on Wednesday for allegedly molesting a 9-year-old girl who went to his house for tuitions. The police said the girl lives in the same area as the accused and was taught by his wife.