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Bird flu confirmed in 9 states for poultry, 12 states for crow, wild birds, check list

Bird flu confirmed in 9 states for poultry, 12 states for crow, wild birds, check list

Compensation is paid to the farmers whose poultry birds, eggs and poultry feed are culled/disposed of by the state as per the action plan. The Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying (DAHD)

Jan 25, 2021, 07:14 AM IST
Maharashtra: Thousands of farmers leave for Mumbai to participate in rally against new farm laws

Maharashtra: Thousands of farmers leave for Mumbai to participate in rally against new farm laws

The All India Kisan Sabha's (AIKS) Maharashtra unit in a statement said around 15,000 farmers set out for the state capital from Nashik on Saturday (January 23) in several tempos and other vehicles. 

Jan 24, 2021, 16:59 PM IST
Schools for class 5-8 in these cities to reopen from next week, check details

Schools for class 5-8 in these cities to reopen from next week, check details

As per standard operating procedures, schools have to ensure that adequate markings for physical distance in the staff room and classrooms are there. They will also be required to ensure that SOPs

Jan 23, 2021, 06:44 AM IST
Woman withdraws rape complaint against Maharashtra minister Dhananjay Munde

Woman withdraws rape complaint against Maharashtra minister Dhananjay Munde

The police asked the complainant to submit a notarized affidavit in this regard, he said. The woman had approached the police with the complaint against the Social Justice Minister (45) on January 11

Jan 23, 2021, 01:04 AM IST
Serum Institute fire: Know what caused the massive blaze that killed 5 people

Serum Institute fire: Know what caused the massive blaze that killed 5 people

Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that the initial fire was caused by some ongoing welding work at the site. The fire broke out at about 2:45 pm at an under-construction building where

Jan 22, 2021, 07:41 AM IST
Massive fire breaks out at Terminal 1 gate of Pune's Serum Institute of India, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

Massive fire breaks out at Terminal 1 gate of Pune's Serum Institute of India, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

A massive fire broke out at the Serum Institute of India in Pune, Maharashtra, on Thursday (January 21). At least 10 fire tenders have reached the spot so far. The fire broke out at Terminal 1 gate 

Jan 21, 2021, 16:20 PM IST
Mumbai Metro to gets its first made-in-India 'driverless' train on January 27

Mumbai Metro to gets its first made-in-India 'driverless' train on January 27

Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde announced that an indigenously-manufactured driverless train will arrive in Mumbai on January 27. In a first for the Mumbai Metro, the driverless train has

Jan 21, 2021, 09:46 AM IST
Woman traffic police constable sweeps road to remove broken glasses after accident in Pune, wins praise

Woman traffic police constable sweeps road to remove broken glasses after accident in Pune, wins praise

In order to avoid inconvenience to the general public, a woman traffic police constable took the initiative to clean the road after a minor accident on Tilak Road in Pune on Monday evening. The road-

Jan 20, 2021, 11:48 AM IST
Karnataka political leaders blast Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray over his statement on border issue

Karnataka political leaders blast Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray over his statement on border issue

Thackeray said on Sunday his government is committed towards incorporating into the state the areas of Karnataka where Marathi-speaking people are in majority.

Jan 18, 2021, 23:47 PM IST
Baby trafficking racket in Mumbai busted, charged Rs 60000 to Rs 3L for infants

Baby trafficking racket in Mumbai busted, charged Rs 60000 to Rs 3L for infants

The Mumbai Crime branch on Monday busted a baby trafficking racket in the city arrested a total of nine people, 

Jan 18, 2021, 14:03 PM IST
BMCs new order, no fine for not wearing mask inside your private vehicle

BMCs new order, no fine for not wearing mask inside your private vehicle

The BMC issued a new order to stop fining people for not wearing masks inside their private vehicles. The new rule came into force in Mumbai from Sunday afternoon. 

Jan 18, 2021, 07:53 AM IST
TRP scam: Former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta admitted to Mumbai's JJ Hospital

TRP scam: Former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta admitted to Mumbai's JJ Hospital

Former CEO of BARC, Partho Dasgupta was admitted to a Mumbai hospital after his sugar level shot up.

Jan 17, 2021, 14:38 PM IST
COVID-19 vaccination temporarily suspended in this state; know why

COVID-19 vaccination temporarily suspended in this state; know why

On Day 1 of COVID-19 vaccination drive, this state on Saturday temporarily suspended the step.

Jan 16, 2021, 23:01 PM IST
Bird flu scare: Over 2000 birds to be culled in 2 districts of Maharashtra

Bird flu scare: Over 2000 birds to be culled in 2 districts of Maharashtra

Samples of dead hens found in two villages in Parbhani and Beed districts, both in Marathwada region, of Maharashtra have tested positive for bird flu, following which culling of over 2,000 birds is

Jan 16, 2021, 12:14 PM IST
Maharashtra Gram Panchayat polls: Voting underway in 14,000 gram panchayats in 34 districts

Maharashtra Gram Panchayat polls: Voting underway in 14,000 gram panchayats in 34 districts

Voting is being held in 14,000 gram panchayats in 34 districts of Maharashtra today. There are 27,920 Gram Panchayats in Maharashtra and the polls will cover 34 districts, barring Mumbai city and

Jan 15, 2021, 09:01 AM IST
Bird flu scare continues in Maharashtra, 382 birds dead in 9 districts, state tally rises to 3,378

Bird flu scare continues in Maharashtra, 382 birds dead in 9 districts, state tally rises to 3,378

Nine crow samples from Mumbai, Beed, Thane, Ratnagiri, Nashik and Nanded have tested positive for Bird Flu; whereas one crow sample from Chandrapur has tested negative. 

Jan 15, 2021, 07:53 AM IST
NCP leader Nawab Mallik says ‘no one is above law’ after NCB arrests son-in-law in drug case probe

NCP leader Nawab Mallik says ‘no one is above law’ after NCB arrests son-in-law in drug case probe

NCP leader Nawab Mallik has said that ‘no one is above law’ after NCB intensifies drug case probe against son-in-law Sameer Khan NCB had on Wednesday arrested Khan in drug case probe

Jan 14, 2021, 10:43 AM IST
Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde rejects rape allegation, says ‘it is an attempt to blackmail’ him

Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde rejects rape allegation, says ‘it is an attempt to blackmail’ him

Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde has been accused of rape by a woman. The minister has rejected the allegation, calling it an attempt to 'blackmail’ him.

Jan 13, 2021, 09:42 AM IST
Ahead of January 16 mass vaccination, Maharashtra receives 9.63 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine Covishield from SII

Ahead of January 16 mass vaccination, Maharashtra receives 9.63 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine Covishield from SII

"All doses were received by the Health Department at Pune last night and from there they were distributed to different cities/districts of the state,'' the state's Health Department said.

Jan 13, 2021, 08:47 AM IST
Woman raped twice inside moving bus in Maharashtra's Washim area

Woman raped twice inside moving bus in Maharashtra's Washim area

A zero FIR has been registered based on the statement of the victim, a senior police officer of Ranjangaon Police Station said.

Jan 12, 2021, 13:46 PM IST