Five killed as boiler bursts in private chemical company in Dombivli township

Five killed as boiler bursts in private chemical company in Dombivli township

At least five workers were killed and around 150 others injured in a massive blast in a boiler at a private chemical company in the MIDC industrial complex.

Dombivali blast: What actually led to fire mishap in chemical factory and what all eyewitnesses saw

Dombivali blast: What actually led to fire mishap in chemical factory and what all eyewitnesses saw

In a major explosion, at least three workers were killed at an industrial unit in Dombivali township of Thane district on Thursday.

Chemical factory blast sends shock waves in Dombivali near Mumbai; 3 dead, over 100 injured

Chemical factory blast sends shock waves in Dombivali near Mumbai; 3 dead, over 100 injured

 The blast was so huge that shock waves were felt in a radius of 3-4 kilometres from the Herbert Brown/Acharya Chemicals factory. 

Water supply to Maharashtra liquor shops: SC to hear plea next week

Water supply to Maharashtra liquor shops: SC to hear plea next week

The Supreme Court will hear next week a plea seeking stoppage of water supply to the liquor industry in Maharashtra in the wake of acute water scarcity in the state.

Thane municipal officer held for graft owns assets worth Rs 2.93 cr

A Deputy Director in Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC), who was arrested for allegedly offering bribe to a Sena corporator in exchange for not probing complaints of graft against him, has amassed assets worth over Rs 2.93 crore, ACB officials said.

MNS chief Raj Thackeray asks Maharashtra CM Fadnavis to quit for supporting Vidarbha

MNS chief Raj Thackeray asks Maharashtra CM Fadnavis to quit for supporting Vidarbha

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena president Raj Thackeray on Monday demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for espousing the cause of a separate state of Vidarbha.

Fire breaks out at Maharashtra Mantralaya, no damage reported

Fire breaks out at Maharashtra Mantralaya, no damage reported

A minor fire broke out at the Maharashtra secretariat 'Mantralaya' here on Tuesday due to a short circuit.

Case of assault, abduction against former Congress MP Nilesh Rane

Former Congress MP Nilesh Rane and four others are accused of beating a Chiplun-based Congress worker.

Digging borewells below 200 ft banned in Maharashtra

Digging borewells below 200 ft banned in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday imposed a ban on digging of borewells below 200 feet in view of the water crisis the state has been facing since quite some time.

VVIP water wastage: BJP activist targets party ministers

Water Conservation Minister Pankaja Munde was trolled by the opposition parties for indulging in `drought tourism` and clicking selfies with a trench of a barrage Manjara.

WATCH: People being rescued in Bhiwandi near Mumbai as fire engulfs 4-storey building

WATCH: People being rescued in Bhiwandi near Mumbai as fire engulfs 4-storey building

Here is the video showing blaze and people being rescued from building in Bhiwandi after fire broke out in a garment factory.

Ola cabbie beaten by iron rod, robbed of mobile phone, cab

Ola cabbie beaten by iron rod, robbed of mobile phone, cab

An Ola taxi driver was on Thursday assualted and robbed of his mobile phone and company cab by three assailants.

Chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' won't solve water crisis: Shiv Sena

The ruling alliance partner Shiv Sena on Thursday expressed alarm over the drought situation in Maharashtra and said mere chanting of "Bharat Mata Ki Jai" will not resolve the water crisis in the state.

Shani temple row: No place for discrimination but don't disturb law and order for publicity, says Maha CM

Shani temple row: No place for discrimination but don't disturb law and order for publicity, says Maha CM

In a veiled attack on the Bhumata Brigade activists who have been fighting against gender inequality in India's Hindu temples, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that no one must disturb the law and order situation in order to gain publicity.

Shiv Sena takes dig at NDA, says if Centre can talk with Pak why not with jewellers

Shiv Sena takes dig at NDA, says if Centre can talk with Pak why not with jewellers

Shiv Sena on Wednesday threatened to hit the streets for the cause of jewellers who are on strike against a budgetary proposal to levy one per cent excise duty on non-silver jewellery and wondered why the Centre cannot hold talks with them though it can do so with Pakistan.

Radhe Maa lands in trouble again, Mumbai cops register fresh FIR against her

Radhe Maa lands in trouble again, Mumbai cops register fresh FIR against her

The Mumbai police on Wednesday registered a FIR against self-styled controversial godwoman Radhe Maa and three others for carrying a Trishul in the flight.

Debt-ridden farmer consumes poison, commits suicide in Maharashtra

Debt-ridden farmer consumes poison, commits suicide in Maharashtra

A debt-ridden farmer allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison at his residence in Khirdi village of Maharashtra's Nashik district, police said on Monday.

Money laundering: ED attaches Chhagan Bhujbal’s sugar mill, land worth crores

Money laundering: ED attaches Chhagan Bhujbal’s sugar mill, land worth crores

Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday attached a sugar mill and acres of prime land in  Nashik district of Maharashtra in connection with a money laundering probe against NCP member Chhagan Bhujbal.

Trimbakeshwar row: Bhumata Brigade leader Trupti Desai gives 15-day ultimatum​ to temple trust

Trimbakeshwar row: Bhumata Brigade leader Trupti Desai gives 15-day ultimatum​ to temple trust

Bhumata Brigade activist Trupti Desai has given a 15-day deadline to Trimbakeshwar temple trust to hold meeting with government on allowing entry of female devotees into its sanctum sanctorum.