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Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari denied nod to travel in state plane to Dehradun; Devendra Fadnavis slams CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari denied nod to travel in state plane to Dehradun; Devendra Fadnavis slams CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari was scheduled to travel by a state government aircraft to Dehradun in Uttarakhand on Thursday (February 11), but the permission to use the plane was not

Feb 11, 2021, 16:57 PM IST
Fire breaks out at Modella Colony in Thane, fire tenders rushed to spot

Fire breaks out at Modella Colony in Thane, fire tenders rushed to spot

The incident took place opposite MSEDC Substation, LBS Road, Wagle estate of Thane (w) near Mumbai. "Traffic Police officials, MSEDC officials, RDMC and Fire Brigade on-site with two Fire engine, 1

Feb 09, 2021, 22:18 PM IST
Pro-Khalistan terrorist arrested from Maharashtra's Nanded

Pro-Khalistan terrorist arrested from Maharashtra's Nanded

A pro-Khalistan terrorist has been arrested from the Nanded district of Maharashtra. He has been identified as Sarabjit Singh Kirat. He hails from Ludhiana district of Punjab. The man in question was

Feb 09, 2021, 10:08 AM IST
Maharashtra to probe celebrities tweets over farmers' protest following Congress' allegations

Maharashtra to probe celebrities tweets over farmers' protest following Congress' allegations

Several famous faces including cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, singer Lata Mangeshkar and Bollywood stars Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn had tweeted on the farmers' protests using social media

Feb 08, 2021, 19:04 PM IST
Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance in Maharashtra is result of lust for power: Amit Shah

Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance in Maharashtra is result of lust for power: Amit Shah

Amit Shah said that the Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra (comprising Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Congress) is like an auto-rickshaw whose three wheels were pulling in

Feb 07, 2021, 20:05 PM IST
Centre should not have put Lata Mangeshkar, Tendulkar's reputation at stake, Raj Thackeray

Centre should not have put Lata Mangeshkar, Tendulkar's reputation at stake, Raj Thackeray

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena Chief Raj Thackeray said that the Centre should not have 'asked' Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar to tweet in support of the government in the campaign to counter

Feb 07, 2021, 12:35 PM IST
Navy sailor abducted, burnt alive for Rs 10 lakh ransom in Maharashtra's Palghar

Navy sailor abducted, burnt alive for Rs 10 lakh ransom in Maharashtra's Palghar

The Navy sailor, identified as Suraj Kumar Dubey was returning from vacation on January 30 when he was abducted by three men at gun point outside Chennai Airport. The abductors demanded a ransom of

Feb 07, 2021, 07:52 AM IST
Efforts on to douse fire at Mankhurd scrapyard in Mumbai, 50 godowns gutted in blaze

Efforts on to douse fire at Mankhurd scrapyard in Mumbai, 50 godowns gutted in blaze

The fire-fighting operations, which began after a massive fire broke out at the Mankhurd scrapyard in Mumbai on Friday, still continue on Saturday. As many as 19 fire tenders were deployed to the

Feb 06, 2021, 09:24 AM IST
Nana Patole appointed Maharashtra Congress president, replaces Balasaheb Thorat

Nana Patole appointed Maharashtra Congress president, replaces Balasaheb Thorat

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi also appointed six working presidents - Shivaji Rao Moge, Basavaraj Patil, Mohamed Arif Naseem Khan, Kunal Rohidas Patil, Chandrakanth Handore and Pranati Shushilkumar

Feb 05, 2021, 17:09 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out in godown near Mumbai's Mankhurd, several fire tenders rushed to spot

Massive fire breaks out in godown near Mumbai's Mankhurd, several fire tenders rushed to spot

The fire incident took place in a godown of Mandalay Parishra West in Mankhurd. The fire engines are trying to douse the fire. It is being ascertained if people are inside the godown. The cause of

Feb 05, 2021, 15:47 PM IST
12 kids in Maharashtra's Yavatmal administered hand sanitiser drops instead of polio dose; condition stable

12 kids in Maharashtra's Yavatmal administered hand sanitiser drops instead of polio dose; condition stable

The incident reportedly took place at Bhanbora Primary Health Centre in Kapsikopri village on Sunday during the National Pulse Polio vaccination drive for children aged 1-5 years. The kids were then

Feb 02, 2021, 16:00 PM IST
School reopening latest updates: List of states where schools will reopen from February 1

School reopening latest updates: List of states where schools will reopen from February 1

Schools across the country have started reopening with the number of coronavirus cases steadily dropping. A number of states resumed physical classes on a voluntary basis in the month of January,

Jan 31, 2021, 10:56 AM IST
Schools to reopen from February 1 in these states, check full list

Schools to reopen from February 1 in these states, check full list

The decision to open schools has been taken in view of the number of coronavirus cases steadily dropping in the country. It is to be noted that several states resumed physical classes on a voluntary

Jan 30, 2021, 11:55 AM IST
Maharashtra govt allows Mumbai local trains to operate from February 1 with riders

Maharashtra govt allows Mumbai local trains to operate from February 1 with riders

The Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government has allowed the local trains to resume services with certain riders. The decision is likely to come as a big relief for thousands of

Jan 29, 2021, 14:12 PM IST
Maharashtra extends lockdown till February 28

Maharashtra extends lockdown till February 28

The Maharashtra government had earlier extended the ongoing lockdown imposed in view of the Covid-19 pandemic till January 31. The state recorded 3,537 new cases, pushing the count to 1,928,603,

Jan 29, 2021, 12:26 PM IST
Row over naming of Belgaum region: We're all Indians, says Karnataka Deputy CM Ashwathnarayan after Uddhav Thackeray threatens to make it part of Maharashtra

Row over naming of Belgaum region: We're all Indians, says Karnataka Deputy CM Ashwathnarayan after Uddhav Thackeray threatens to make it part of Maharashtra

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray had said, "Despite the matter being in court, the Karnataka government deliberately changed the name of the disputed region to Belgaum. They made Belgaum the second

Jan 27, 2021, 19:41 PM IST
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray lashes out at Karnataka over renaming of Belgaum

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray lashes out at Karnataka over renaming of Belgaum

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday (January 27) accused the Karnataka government of deliberately changing the name of the disputed Belagavi district to `Belgaum` while the

Jan 27, 2021, 15:56 PM IST
Skin to Skin contact: SC stays Bombay HC order acquitting man under POCSO

Skin to Skin contact: SC stays Bombay HC order acquitting man under POCSO

The Supreme Court Wednesday stayed the Bombay High Court order which acquitted a man under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act saying ‘groping a minor's breast’ without "skin

Jan 27, 2021, 14:37 PM IST
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray launches jail tourism project from Pune's Yerawada prison

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray launches jail tourism project from Pune's Yerawada prison

The initiative was launched from the 150-year-old Yerawada prison in Pune, where several freedom fighters, including Mahatma Gandhi, Lokmanya Tilak, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Jan 26, 2021, 23:12 PM IST
Farmers will 'destroy' new agri laws: NCP president Sharad Pawar warns Centre

Farmers will 'destroy' new agri laws: NCP president Sharad Pawar warns Centre

Pawar alleged that the agri laws were passed without detailed discussion in the Parliament despite opposition parties demanding deliberations on the bills concerned and said, "The bills could have

Jan 25, 2021, 17:56 PM IST