Maharashtra News

Play it 'pretty safe', leave party before 11: Mumbai Police to use drones, deploy 40,000 personnel ahead of New Year celebrations

Play it 'pretty safe', leave party before 11: Mumbai Police to use drones, deploy 40,000 personnel ahead of New Year celebrations

Maharashtra has been the worst coronavirus-hit state across India and Mumbai has still over 8,100 coronavirus active cases.

Dec 28, 2020, 21:08 PM IST
Famous sexpert Dr Mahinder Watsa dies aged 96 in Mumbai

Famous sexpert Dr Mahinder Watsa dies aged 96 in Mumbai

Dr Watsa entertained his readers for over 15 years with his witty replies through his columns.

Dec 28, 2020, 19:47 PM IST
Air hostess in Pune alleges rape, assault on man she met on Tinder

Air hostess in Pune alleges rape, assault on man she met on Tinder

The woman is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital.

Dec 28, 2020, 18:54 PM IST
PMC bank-scam: Sanjay Raut irked over ED notice to wife Varsha Raut, flays Centre

PMC bank-scam: Sanjay Raut irked over ED notice to wife Varsha Raut, flays Centre

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said, "Some BJP leaders have been contacting me since the last one year, adding that they have made all the arrangements to destabilise the Maharashtra government."

Dec 28, 2020, 17:38 PM IST
Shiv Sena's mouthpiece Saamna's latest attack on BJP, 'Country will break like Soviet Union due to worsening Centre-state ties'

Shiv Sena's mouthpiece Saamna's latest attack on BJP, 'Country will break like Soviet Union due to worsening Centre-state ties'

The editorial hit out at the Centre over COVID-19 relief package, China's incursion in Ladakh, farmers protest and construction of new Parliament building. 

Dec 27, 2020, 13:26 PM IST
MNS workers vandalise Amazon offices in Mumbai, Pune over Marathi language push

MNS workers vandalise Amazon offices in Mumbai, Pune over Marathi language push

In Pune, a local MNS leader took responsibility for the incident. A similar incident was also reported from Vasai area near Mumbai.

Dec 26, 2020, 12:34 PM IST
Dharavi reports no new COVID-19 case, first time since April

Dharavi reports no new COVID-19 case, first time since April

Mumbai's Dharavi did not report a single COVID-19 case in the last 24 hours.

Dec 26, 2020, 00:37 AM IST
TRP scam: Former BARC CEO remanded to police custody till December 28

TRP scam: Former BARC CEO remanded to police custody till December 28

Partho Dasgupta, the accused, is the fifteenth person to be arrested in the case related to the alleged rigging of Television Rating Points (TRP) by some TV channels.

Dec 25, 2020, 16:53 PM IST
No RTPCR test for asymptomatic passengers on arrival from South Africa, Europe, and Middle East: Maharashtra govt

No RTPCR test for asymptomatic passengers on arrival from South Africa, Europe, and Middle East: Maharashtra govt

The 7-day institutional quarantine has been made mandatory for asymptomatic passengers arriving from Europe, South Africa and the Middle-East.  

Dec 24, 2020, 18:33 PM IST
Aurangabad woman, who recovered from coronavirus, develops infection again, pus removed from her body

Aurangabad woman, who recovered from coronavirus, develops infection again, pus removed from her body

A woman's body was filled with pus and antibodies to the coronavirus infection were also found. There are only 7 such cases observed across the world. This becomes the very first case in India. 

Dec 24, 2020, 13:01 PM IST
COVID-19: Guidelines issued as Mumbai readies for night curfew; know rules for passengers flying from UK

COVID-19: Guidelines issued as Mumbai readies for night curfew; know rules for passengers flying from UK

The Mumbai civic administration moved to enforce restrictions and make arrangements to quarantine air passengers arriving from Britain.

Dec 22, 2020, 00:57 AM IST
New COVID-19 strain: This state declares night curfew from tomorrow; check details

New COVID-19 strain: This state declares night curfew from tomorrow; check details

Amid new coronavirus variant spreading in Britain, this Indian state has announced night curfew from Tuesday.

Dec 21, 2020, 19:33 PM IST
Masks mandatory in Maharashtra for next 6 months, says CM Uddhav Thackeray

Masks mandatory in Maharashtra for next 6 months, says CM Uddhav Thackeray

Wearing of masks will be made mandatory for the next six months in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said on Sunday (December 20, 2020).

Dec 20, 2020, 14:35 PM IST
If you are buying a knife online in Nagpur, your details will go to police

If you are buying a knife online in Nagpur, your details will go to police

As per the order, the online companies delivering in Nagpur will have to share details of buyers on the official email id of the Crime Branch.

Dec 16, 2020, 17:11 PM IST
Jyoti Kisanji Amge: Nagpur born with Guinness World Record for shortest woman living turns 27

Jyoti Kisanji Amge: Nagpur born with Guinness World Record for shortest woman living turns 27

According to a report, Jyoti Amge's clothes, jewellery and even her plates and cutlery have to be specially made.

Dec 16, 2020, 00:57 AM IST
Sudhir Mungantiwar reminds Ajit Pawar on his brief BJP association in heated debate in Maharashtra Assembly

Sudhir Mungantiwar reminds Ajit Pawar on his brief BJP association in heated debate in Maharashtra Assembly

Senior BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar reminded deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar about his brief association with the now opposition party prior to the MVA government coming to power last year.

Dec 15, 2020, 21:24 PM IST
Ruckus in Maharashtra Legislative Council, BJP MLCs stage walk out over Maratha reservation

Ruckus in Maharashtra Legislative Council, BJP MLCs stage walk out over Maratha reservation

The two-day Winter Session of the Maharashtra state legislature, has started from Monday. The BJP MLCs on Tuesday (December 15) walked out of the Legislative Council on the issue of Maratha

Dec 15, 2020, 16:24 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray-led MVA escaping from debate on its failures on all fronts: Devendra Fadnavis

Uddhav Thackeray-led MVA escaping from debate on its failures on all fronts: Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis said the BJP decided to boycott the government's customary tea party on the eve of the session to protest against the ruling dispensation's "failure" to respond to every strata of the

Dec 13, 2020, 18:23 PM IST
Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani arrested in alleged TRP manipulation case

Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani arrested in alleged TRP manipulation case

The Mumbai Police arrested Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani in connection with the alleged 'fake TRP scam' case.

Dec 13, 2020, 11:32 AM IST
Sharad Pawar missed becoming PM twice due to Congress' Darbar politics, PV Narsimha Rao

Sharad Pawar missed becoming PM twice due to Congress' Darbar politics, PV Narsimha Rao

The article was published in Shiv Sena's mouthpiece Saamana on Saturday, on the 80th birthday of NCP supremo Sharad Pawar. 

Dec 13, 2020, 10:29 AM IST