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Juhu Beach degenerates into garbage dump, BMC clears 430 tonnes of plastic waste

Juhu Beach degenerates into garbage dump, BMC clears 430 tonnes of plastic waste

BMC deployed labourers as well as a number of cleaning machines to clear the beach of the thrash.

Jun 25, 2019, 07:41 AM IST
Man's suicide bid at Navi Mumbai police building foiled, cop injured

Man's suicide bid at Navi Mumbai police building foiled, cop injured

A man tried to commit suicide from the terrace of the three-storeyed Navi Mumbai police headquarter building Saturday but his attempt was foiled by quick response team (ORT) personnel, one of whom

Jun 22, 2019, 23:57 PM IST
Earthquake jolts Maharashtra, tremors felt in Yavatmal, Nanded, Kinwat, Mahur, Karanjkhed

Earthquake jolts Maharashtra, tremors felt in Yavatmal, Nanded, Kinwat, Mahur, Karanjkhed

There were no reports of damage to property or injury to people.

Jun 22, 2019, 00:21 AM IST
Infant deaths rises in Maharashtra; over 16000 newborns lose lives in 2018-19

Infant deaths rises in Maharashtra; over 16000 newborns lose lives in 2018-19

The number of infant deaths in Maharashtra has risen over the last three years, with 16,539 newborns losing their lives in 2018-19 alone, the state government admitted in the Legislative Assembly on

Jun 21, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
Mumbai: 15 people injured as fire breaks out in a building in Wadala (E)

Mumbai: 15 people injured as fire breaks out in a building in Wadala (E)

The injured people were rushed to the KEM Hospital for treatment.

Jun 21, 2019, 09:24 AM IST
Maharashtra Assembly clears bill on Maratha quota in post-graduate medical and dental courses

Maharashtra Assembly clears bill on Maratha quota in post-graduate medical and dental courses

The Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Thursday passed a bill to provide reservation to Maratha students in post-graduate (PG) medical and dental admissions.

Jun 20, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
Fire breaks out in a building in Mumbai's Church Gate

Fire breaks out in a building in Mumbai's Church Gate

At least a dozen fire engines were rushed to the spot, as soon as the news of the fire incident came in.

Jun 20, 2019, 07:15 AM IST
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis attends Shiv Sena foundation day event, calls Uddhav Thackeray 'elder brother'

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis attends Shiv Sena foundation day event, calls Uddhav Thackeray 'elder brother'

Shiv Sena chief had last week extended a personal invitation to Fadnavis to attend the 53rd foundation day function.

Jun 20, 2019, 06:40 AM IST
Popular ethnic footwear brand Kolhapuri chappal gets GI tag

Popular ethnic footwear brand Kolhapuri chappal gets GI tag

The GI tagging will help the artisans to export the famous Kolhapuri chappals and tie up with leading e-commerce players.

Jun 19, 2019, 15:05 PM IST
Next Maharashtra Chief Minister will be from Shiv Sena, declares Saamana

Next Maharashtra Chief Minister will be from Shiv Sena, declares Saamana

On the 54th foundation day of the party, a member of the Shiv Sena will become the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, says Saamana editorial.

Jun 19, 2019, 09:15 AM IST
Mumbai University Admission 2019: First merit list, college cut off released mu.ac.in

Mumbai University Admission 2019: First merit list, college cut off released mu.ac.in

Mumbai University Monday released its merit list for First Year undergraduate courses on its official website mu.ac.in. Colleges have also released their indivual cut offs lists. Interested

Jun 17, 2019, 23:41 PM IST
Days after quitting Congress, Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil inducted into Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' cabinet

Days after quitting Congress, Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil inducted into Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' cabinet

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil had resigned as MLA on June 4 and it was widely belived that CM Fadnavis would include him in his cabinet.

Jun 16, 2019, 15:30 PM IST
DRI seizes gold bars valued at Rs 10.56 crore at Mumbai airport

DRI seizes gold bars valued at Rs 10.56 crore at Mumbai airport

An estimated 32.287 kg of FM gold bars valued at 10.56 cr were seized by the DRI officials.

Jun 16, 2019, 13:52 PM IST
Maharashtra: Two brothers killed in motorcycle-truck collision

Maharashtra: Two brothers killed in motorcycle-truck collision

Two brothers were killed and their cousin was injured when a truck hit their motorcycle in Akola district of Maharashtra on Sunday morning, police said.

Jun 16, 2019, 13:11 PM IST
Maharashtra CM expands cabinet; Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, Ashish Shelar among 13 new ministers

Maharashtra CM expands cabinet; Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, Ashish Shelar among 13 new ministers

13 newly-inducted ministers were administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor CV Rao.

Jun 16, 2019, 11:48 AM IST
Maharashtra cabinet expansion tomorrow, Shiv Sena, RPI MLAs to take oath as ministers

Maharashtra cabinet expansion tomorrow, Shiv Sena, RPI MLAs to take oath as ministers

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis will expand his cabinet on Sunday and preparations for the same are currently underway at the Raj Bhawan.

Jun 15, 2019, 14:21 PM IST
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis meets Uddhav Thackeray ahead of proposed Cabinet expansion

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis meets Uddhav Thackeray ahead of proposed Cabinet expansion

Fadnavis met Uddhav at the latter's residence 'Matoshree' on Friday

Jun 15, 2019, 11:00 AM IST
Bombay High Court grants bail to all 4 accused in 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts case

Bombay High Court grants bail to all 4 accused in 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts case

The Bombay High Court on Friday granted bail to four accused in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case. A division bench of Justices I A Mahanty and A M Badar granted bail to Dhan Singh, Lokesh Sharma,

Jun 14, 2019, 13:48 PM IST
37 mainline trains cancelled, 9 short terminated due to Cyclone Vayu: Western Railways

37 mainline trains cancelled, 9 short terminated due to Cyclone Vayu: Western Railways

Western Railways cancelled 37 mainline trains and short terminated nine other in view of Cyclone Vayu on Friday, taking the total number of affected trains to 174.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:19 PM IST
 Train accident averted near Lonavala due to CCTV cameras in hilly section

Train accident averted near Lonavala due to CCTV cameras in hilly section

CCTV cameras installed in the `ghat' (hilly) section of Mumbai-Pune route for monitoring during monsoon proved useful on Thursday night as a train was stopped well in time before it could hit a

Jun 14, 2019, 11:29 AM IST