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'Harassed' over loan repayment, couple commits suicide

'Harassed' over loan repayment, couple commits suicide

Police recovered a 'suicide note' beside their bodies, which states that both of them were ending their lives as they were fed up with the harassment by five money-lenders from whom they had taken

Jun 16, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
3 Bangladeshis get 10 years imprisonment in a human trafficking case

3 Bangladeshis get 10 years imprisonment in a human trafficking case

On August 21, 2012, the Anti-Human Trafficking Cell of Thane police had conducted a raid and rescued five victims, including two minors.

Jun 16, 2018, 12:20 PM IST
Man arrested for raping, killing 1-year-old girl in Pune

Man arrested for raping, killing 1-year-old girl in Pune

The body of the missing girl was found nearby in the early hours on Friday. A medical examination revealed she was sexually assaulted before her head was smashed against the ground, he said.

Jun 16, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
Varsity official suspended for adding 'Maharaj' to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar

Varsity official suspended for adding 'Maharaj' to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar

Vice-Chancellor B A Chopade announced the suspension of Pandey during a meeting of Senate members of the varsity.

Jun 16, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
MSRTC bus fare hike to come into effect from midnight

MSRTC bus fare hike to come into effect from midnight

An MSRTC statement said fares were hiked due to unavoidable circumstances resulting out of rising fuel prices and employees' wage bills.

Jun 15, 2018, 19:20 PM IST
Bhima-Koregaon violence: Accused organised lectures in JNU, tried to recruit students', police tells court

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Accused organised lectures in JNU, tried to recruit students', police tells court

Pune Police has told the court that Bhima-Koregaon violence accused allegedly tried to recruit JNU students. 

Jun 15, 2018, 08:15 AM IST
Three Dalit boys paraded naked for swimming in 'upper caste' village well in Jalgaon, sparks row

Three Dalit boys paraded naked for swimming in 'upper caste' village well in Jalgaon, sparks row

To beat the scorching heat, the three young boys from the Dalit community, aged around 12-14, had jumped into a village well in Jalgaon for a cool swim on last Sunday.

Jun 15, 2018, 07:36 AM IST
Kolhapur Zilla Parishad's  school student selected for world wrestling meet

Kolhapur Zilla Parishad's school student selected for world wrestling meet

I am happy to get a chance to represent India. My dream is to get an Olympics medal for the country

Jun 14, 2018, 18:35 PM IST
Maharashtra Legislative Council polls: BJP's Suresh Dhas declared winner from Osmanabad-Beed-Latur MLC seat

Maharashtra Legislative Council polls: BJP's Suresh Dhas declared winner from Osmanabad-Beed-Latur MLC seat

The showdown saw Suresh Dhas take on Ashok Jagdale, an independent.

Jun 12, 2018, 15:52 PM IST
 RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty, petitioner alleges bias by Bhiwandi police

RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty, petitioner alleges bias by Bhiwandi police

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi had pleaded not guilty before the Bhiwandi trial court in connection with a defamation case filed against him by a RSS activist. 

Jun 12, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Mob kills 2 in Aurangabad

Mob kills 2 in Aurangabad

A mob of villagers attacked eight men with wooden and metal rods after nabbing them

Jun 11, 2018, 10:11 AM IST
BJP is playing threat letter card for sympathy vote: NCP chief Sharad Pawar

BJP is playing threat letter card for sympathy vote: NCP chief Sharad Pawar

Speaking about building a common platform against the BJP before 2019 polls, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said on Sunday that "all like-minded parties should come together'.

Jun 10, 2018, 22:55 PM IST
Depressed over low score in Class 10, Nashik girl kills self

Depressed over low score in Class 10, Nashik girl kills self

She had cleared the SSC (Class 10) exams by obtaining 56 per cent marks, well below 80 perc ent she was expecting.

Jun 09, 2018, 12:31 PM IST
Heavy showers in Mumbai: Commuters struggle on water-logged roads, train services hit

Heavy showers in Mumbai: Commuters struggle on water-logged roads, train services hit

Areas like Andheri, Dadar, Parel, Cuff Parade and Borivali have been especially affected.

Jun 09, 2018, 12:15 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon violence: Pictures of suspects who allegedly killed Rahul Fatangale released

Bhima Koregaon violence: Pictures of suspects who allegedly killed Rahul Fatangale released

Rahul Fatangale, 28, from Nanded was killed in the Bhima Koregaon violence.

Jun 08, 2018, 16:04 PM IST
Debate over RSS invitation to Pranab Mukherjee is meaningless, we embrace everyone: Mohan Bhagwat

Debate over RSS invitation to Pranab Mukherjee is meaningless, we embrace everyone: Mohan Bhagwat

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Thursday that the sangh has grown vastly since 1925.

Jun 07, 2018, 20:03 PM IST
Despite 'positive' Amit Shah-Uddhav Thackeray meet, Shiv Sena refuses to budge

Despite 'positive' Amit Shah-Uddhav Thackeray meet, Shiv Sena refuses to budge

The Shiv Sena has said on Thursday that it will be contesting all future elections solo even after a marathon two-hour bridge-building meeting between Thackeray and Shah.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:42 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray snubs Amit Shah over alliance for 2019, says no decision for now

Uddhav Thackeray snubs Amit Shah over alliance for 2019, says no decision for now

The Shiv Sena has said that it will go alone in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Jun 07, 2018, 00:04 AM IST
Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray in closed room as Devendra Fadnavis waits outside

Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray in closed room as Devendra Fadnavis waits outside

The Shiv Sena on Wednesday questioned the BJP's outreach programme after suffering defeats in bypolls and asserted it will fight all upcoming elections alone.

Jun 06, 2018, 20:36 PM IST
Truce on cards? Amit Shah to meet Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday

Truce on cards? Amit Shah to meet Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday

Shiv Sena and BJP have been gunning at each other in recent weeks - trading barbs and allegations galore.

Jun 05, 2018, 09:21 AM IST

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