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Top cop Sachin Waze arrested in Mumbai Scorpio bomb case

Top cop Sachin Waze arrested in Mumbai Scorpio bomb case

Sachin Waze has been arrested for his role and involvement in placing an explosives-laden vehicle near Carmichael Road on February 25.

Mar 14, 2021, 10:49 AM IST
Don’t force us to impose lockdown: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray warns amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Don’t force us to impose lockdown: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray warns amid surge in COVID-19 cases

In the view of rapidly increasing COVID-19 cases in the state, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray directed the hotels and restaurants to adhere to COVID-19 protocols and not force the concerned

Mar 14, 2021, 10:39 AM IST
Maharashtra: Elderly couple sent to jail for sexually assaulting four-year-old girl

Maharashtra: Elderly couple sent to jail for sexually assaulting four-year-old girl

An eighty-year-old couple has been sentenced to a ten-year jail term by a special court for sexually assaulting a four-year-old child in their neighbourhood. Judge Rekha Pandhare from the Protection

Mar 13, 2021, 23:36 PM IST
Lockdown and night curfews in several parts of Maharashtra, here is a list of cities affected

Lockdown and night curfews in several parts of Maharashtra, here is a list of cities affected

As coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across Maharashtra, the rising cases have risen to last years's October peak forcing the state government to impose full lockdown/partial lockdown/night curfew

Mar 13, 2021, 16:19 PM IST
Ahead of COVID-19 lockdown, people flock liquor shop in Nagpur, flout social distancing norms

Ahead of COVID-19 lockdown, people flock liquor shop in Nagpur, flout social distancing norms

Due to a surge in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, the state government on Thursday (March 11) decided to impose a lockdown in Nagpur district from March 15 to 21.

Mar 13, 2021, 10:59 AM IST
Maharashtra reports 15,817 new COVID-19 cases, highest one-day spike in 2021

Maharashtra reports 15,817 new COVID-19 cases, highest one-day spike in 2021

The caseload in the state rose to 22,82,191, while the death toll reached 52,723 with 56 new fatalities.

Mar 12, 2021, 21:07 PM IST
No lockdown in Mumbai, eight districts in Maharashtra under COVID-19 shutdown

No lockdown in Mumbai, eight districts in Maharashtra under COVID-19 shutdown

Even as Maharashtra announces lockdowns and night curfews to curb the rising in number of coronavirus cases, it has been announced that there will be no lockdown in Mumbai. 

Mar 12, 2021, 20:19 PM IST
Geeta, who was lost in Pakistan, likely to reunite with mother in Maharashtra

Geeta, who was lost in Pakistan, likely to reunite with mother in Maharashtra

Meena Pandhare, a woman from Jintur in Maharashtra's Parbhani district, has claimed that Geeta is her daughter, which will now be confirmed after a DNA test.   

Mar 12, 2021, 20:01 PM IST
Lockdown imposed in eight of 10 Maharashtra districts amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Lockdown imposed in eight of 10 Maharashtra districts amid surge in COVID-19 cases

As many as eight of the 10 districts in Maharashtra have witnessed a spike in coronavirus cases forcing the state government to enforce strict COVID-19 measures which includes imposing lockdown or

Mar 12, 2021, 17:21 PM IST
Pune schools to remain shut amid spike in COVID-19 cases, markets and malls to function till 10 PM

Pune schools to remain shut amid spike in COVID-19 cases, markets and malls to function till 10 PM

The bars and restaurants will function till 10 PM with a capacity of 50 per cent.

Mar 12, 2021, 13:28 PM IST
MPSC exams will be conducted within a week: CM Uddhav Thackeray after students' protests

MPSC exams will be conducted within a week: CM Uddhav Thackeray after students' protests

Thackeray said that the exams have been postponed for only a few days and the new date will be announced by Friday.

Mar 11, 2021, 22:22 PM IST
MPSC Exams postponed: BJP, Congress, NCP slam Uddhav govt move

MPSC Exams postponed: BJP, Congress, NCP slam Uddhav govt move

The decision of the Uddhav Thackeray-led government came in for flak from leaders of the ruling coalition members Congress and NCP as well as opposition BJP.

Mar 11, 2021, 18:44 PM IST
Strict lockdown will be enforced in parts of Maharashtra: CM Uddhav Thackeray amid COVID-19 case surge

Strict lockdown will be enforced in parts of Maharashtra: CM Uddhav Thackeray amid COVID-19 case surge

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray was speaking after receiving the first dose of the vaccine against COVID-19 at the government-run J J Hospital in Mumbai. He said the government has been

Mar 11, 2021, 18:08 PM IST
Students hit streets as Maharashtra government postpones MPSC exams

Students hit streets as Maharashtra government postpones MPSC exams

A large number of students hit the streets in Pune, Nagpur, Kolhapur, Aurangabad and Jalgaon to protest against the government's move to postpone the MPSC exams.

Mar 11, 2021, 17:29 PM IST
Vaccination centres in Maharashtra get permission to work 24x7

Vaccination centres in Maharashtra get permission to work 24x7

Currently, medical staff, frontline workers as designated by the government, people above 60 years of age and those between aged between 45 and 59 with co-morbidities are eligible to get the vaccine

Mar 11, 2021, 16:15 PM IST
Maharashtra postpones MPSC exam in view of rising COVID-19 cases

Maharashtra postpones MPSC exam in view of rising COVID-19 cases

The Maharashtra Public Service Commission has postponed the State Service Pre-Examination to be held on March 14, 2021. The decision has been taken against the backdrop of increasing COVID-19 cases

Mar 11, 2021, 14:07 PM IST
Lockdown imposed in Maharashtra’s Nagpur from March 15 to 21 amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Lockdown imposed in Maharashtra’s Nagpur from March 15 to 21 amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Amid an alarming spike in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, the state government has decided to impose a lockdown in Nagpur from March 15.

Mar 11, 2021, 13:09 PM IST
Night curfew imposed in these Maharashtra districts amid COVID-19 case surge

Night curfew imposed in these Maharashtra districts amid COVID-19 case surge

Amid a surge in coronavirus cases, the Maharashtra government on Wednesday imposed night curfew in two districts Kalyan Dombivli and Nandurbar, while Dhule district administartion has called for a

Mar 10, 2021, 22:28 PM IST
Maharashtra records 9,927 new COVID-19 cases, 56 deaths in last 24 hours

Maharashtra records 9,927 new COVID-19 cases, 56 deaths in last 24 hours

Maharashtra currently has a total of 95,322 active cases, while the total death toll stands at 52,556. After several days, the number of active cases declined a little, as there were 97,637 active

Mar 09, 2021, 23:16 PM IST
Maharashtra SIT to probe Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Anil Deshmukh's death

Maharashtra SIT to probe Dadra and Nagar Haveli MP Anil Deshmukh's death

The Mumbai Police have registered an accidental death report after Mohan Delkar was found hanging from the ceiling fan of a private hotel at Marine Drive on February 22, sparking off a major

Mar 09, 2021, 22:53 PM IST