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India's image taking a hit: Bombay HC makes strong observation on rising rapes

India's image taking a hit: Bombay HC makes strong observation on rising rapes

The Bombay High on Thursday made a strong observation about rising incidents of rapes in the country.

Apr 19, 2018, 22:38 PM IST
Rajya Sabha MP Subhash Chandra attends IIM convocation in Nagpur, gives success 'mantra' to students

Rajya Sabha MP Subhash Chandra attends IIM convocation in Nagpur, gives success 'mantra' to students

Dr Subhash Chandra was invited as the Chief Guest at IIM-Nagpur's 2nd Annual Convocation at the VNIT campus in Nagpur for the MBA batch of 2016-18. 

Apr 18, 2018, 18:45 PM IST
Away from internet and smartphones, this Nashik youth loves to write couplets, 'abhangas' and bhajans

Away from internet and smartphones, this Nashik youth loves to write couplets, 'abhangas' and bhajans

Hailing from an ordinary but a highly religious family, Charudutt Thorat is passionate about writing couplets and bhajans.

Apr 17, 2018, 23:41 PM IST
Maharashtra CM beating drums without sound: Shiv Sena

Maharashtra CM beating drums without sound: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday took a dig at Devendra Fadnavis, saying he was beating noiseless drums about development while the crop prices were falling.

Apr 17, 2018, 16:12 PM IST
Hundreds join in as Congress, AAP protest Kathua, Unnao rapes

Hundreds join in as Congress, AAP protest Kathua, Unnao rapes

Sanjay Nirupam, Congress' Mumbai unit chief, who led a candlelight march at Juhu beach here, attacked the Union government, stating that acting against these horrific crimes was "not the choice but

Apr 16, 2018, 00:24 AM IST
Woman, son arrested for setting ablaze daughter-in-law

Woman, son arrested for setting ablaze daughter-in-law

Police said that the incident happened when the victim, who had shifted to her parents' house in Ghatkopar following constant quarrels with her mother-in-law, had come to her husband's home.

Apr 14, 2018, 21:26 PM IST
Teacher inserts wooden cane into Class 2nd student's throat for failing to solve a math problem

Teacher inserts wooden cane into Class 2nd student's throat for failing to solve a math problem

The teacher shoved a cane into the child's throat, piercing it and seriously damaging both his wind-pipe and food-pipe.

Apr 14, 2018, 09:15 AM IST
Bombay High Court wants MCA to explain water use plan for IPL in Pune

Bombay High Court wants MCA to explain water use plan for IPL in Pune

The MCA had asked the same question for maintaining Wankhede Stadium. At the time, MCA had said rain-water harvesting stadium here would ensure adequate supply.

Apr 13, 2018, 15:42 PM IST
Two deaf and mute minor girls sexually assaulted at Karjat boarding school, wider probe on

Two deaf and mute minor girls sexually assaulted at Karjat boarding school, wider probe on

The case was reportedly filed on March 30 after the mother of a student had levelled the allegations of sexual assault in school. 

Apr 13, 2018, 08:15 AM IST
BJP wins 49 out of 115 seats in six municipal councils in Maharashtra

BJP wins 49 out of 115 seats in six municipal councils in Maharashtra

The BJP is in the position to gain the control of municipal councils at Devrukh and Ajra, and in Jamner council it has made a clean sweep by winning all 24 seats.

Apr 12, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
Narayan Rane's newly-formed party trumps BJP, Congress in Kankavli local body polls

Narayan Rane's newly-formed party trumps BJP, Congress in Kankavli local body polls

Maharashtra Swabhiman Paksh won 10 out of 17 seats, the BJP and Shiv Sena won three each, while the NCP got one. The Congress, which controlled the municipal council earlier, drew a blank.

Apr 12, 2018, 19:59 PM IST
Maharashtra municipal council poll results 2018: BJP wins all seats in Jamner municipal election, bags President's post

Maharashtra municipal council poll results 2018: BJP wins all seats in Jamner municipal election, bags President's post

Senior BJP Minister Girish Mahajan's wife and BJP nominee Sadana Mahajan won the President post of Jamner Municipal elections in Jalgaon district of Maharashtra by defeating her closest rival NCP

Apr 12, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
Debt-ridden farmer allegedly commits suicide, names PM Narendra Modi in note

Debt-ridden farmer allegedly commits suicide, names PM Narendra Modi in note

 The loss of cotton crop due to a pest attack is suspected to be the prime reason behind the farmer taking the extreme step. 

Apr 11, 2018, 09:10 AM IST
Devendra Fadnavis hints at BJP-Shiv Sena alliance for 2019 polls

Devendra Fadnavis hints at BJP-Shiv Sena alliance for 2019 polls

Fadnavis also denied that Prime Minister Narendra Modi or BJP chief Amit Shah hold the "remote control" of the Maharashtra government.

Apr 11, 2018, 07:18 AM IST
Mumbai doctors remove 2.75 kilo tumor from woman's uterus

Mumbai doctors remove 2.75 kilo tumor from woman's uterus

The surgery was performed with minimal blood loss. The tumor weighed 2.75 kg studded with multiple fibroids, when the uterus was removed.

Apr 10, 2018, 20:04 PM IST
Maharashtra: 18 labourers killed in major accident, several hurt

Maharashtra: 18 labourers killed in major accident, several hurt

At least 18 labourers, including several woman, died after the tempo they were travelling in overturned and hit a barricade on Pune-Satara highway near Khandala on early Tuesday morning. More than

Apr 10, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
Fire at Central Jail in Nagpur’s godown area, fire tenders rushed

Fire at Central Jail in Nagpur’s godown area, fire tenders rushed

A massive fire broke out in Central Jail in godown area of Nagpur. At least five fire tenders were rushed to the spot.  

Apr 09, 2018, 17:59 PM IST
2 Shiv Sena leaders shot dead after civic bypoll results, NCP MLA and 3 more arrested

2 Shiv Sena leaders shot dead after civic bypoll results, NCP MLA and 3 more arrested

Two Shiv Sena leaders – Sanjay Kotkar (35) and Vasant Anand Thube (40) – were allegedly – shot dead in Maharastra's Ahmednagar on Saturday, hours after the result of a civic bypoll in the area was

Apr 09, 2018, 07:31 AM IST
Maharashtra Lingayats hold protest rally, demand separate religion status

Maharashtra Lingayats hold protest rally, demand separate religion status

Led by 103-year-old Shivling Shivacharya Maharaj, the Mahamorcha saw the attendance of several spiritual gurus from the Lingayat community and leaders from several other states.

Apr 08, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena cold to BJP's friendly overture

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena cold to BJP's friendly overture

The Shiv Sena has indicated there will be no change in its strategy of going it alone in polls.

Apr 08, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

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