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 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
5-day-old baby boy stolen from Mumbai hospital; middle-aged woman arrested

5-day-old baby boy stolen from Mumbai hospital; middle-aged woman arrested

The woman was identified on the basis of the CCTV footage installed at the hospital.

Jun 14, 2019, 07:06 AM IST
Teenager 'accidentally' shot dead while posing for TikTok video with pistol alongside family

Teenager 'accidentally' shot dead while posing for TikTok video with pistol alongside family

The teenager and his relatives were posing for a TikTok video with a country-made pistol one of his relatives had brought, police said.

Jun 13, 2019, 23:13 PM IST
Maharashtra Cabinet expansion postponed after cracks appear within BJP and Shiv Sena

Maharashtra Cabinet expansion postponed after cracks appear within BJP and Shiv Sena

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had earlier hinted at a Cabinet expansion on June 14 or 15.

Jun 13, 2019, 21:33 PM IST
Watch: Car goes for a swim near Mumbai beach, tractor turns lifeguard

Watch: Car goes for a swim near Mumbai beach, tractor turns lifeguard

While it needed no proving that a car has no capabilities on water, here's yet another unfortunate proof.

Jun 13, 2019, 10:13 AM IST
Shiv Sena to pitch Aaditya Thackeray as Maharashtra Deputy CM: Report

Shiv Sena to pitch Aaditya Thackeray as Maharashtra Deputy CM: Report

If a reported proposal from Shiv Sena is approved by the BJP, it would be the first political post for 29-year-old Aaditya Thackeray

Jun 13, 2019, 09:17 AM IST
Cyclone Vayu live updates: Airports in Gujarat will be closed from today midnight to tomorrow midnight

Cyclone Vayu live updates: Airports in Gujarat will be closed from today midnight to tomorrow midnight

Cyclone Vayu is expected to hit Gujarat's coast by the morning of Thursday (June 13).

Jun 12, 2019, 11:11 AM IST
Cyclone Vayu: IMD warns of potential threat from flying objects in Mumbai

Cyclone Vayu: IMD warns of potential threat from flying objects in Mumbai

IMD has said Mumbai could witness high-speed winds due to Cyclone Vayu while BMC has issued an advisory in which it has appealed people to avoid the shoreline.

Jun 12, 2019, 10:26 AM IST
Two children electrocuted to death in Mumbai rain

Two children electrocuted to death in Mumbai rain

Two boys, aged 11 and 10, were electrocuted to death in Mumbai's Kandivali area as heavy rain lashed the city on Monday night.

Jun 11, 2019, 09:29 AM IST
Mumbai: 1 dead as speeding vehicles collide on road slippery due to rain

Mumbai: 1 dead as speeding vehicles collide on road slippery due to rain

An auto-rickshaw driver was killed and two passengers seriously injured as several vehicles collided after losing balance on the road, which got slippery due to rain in Mumbai's Chembur on late

Jun 10, 2019, 08:23 AM IST
Maharashtra farmer sends chopper for bride's entry in wedding

Maharashtra farmer sends chopper for bride's entry in wedding

A farmer in Pandharpur, a town near Solapur district in Maharashtra, decided to woo his bride by sending a helicopter to her village to pick her up for the wedding venue. 

Jun 09, 2019, 13:12 PM IST
Maharashtra: Two women killed as tanker runs over footpath

Maharashtra: Two women killed as tanker runs over footpath

According to police, the two women and a child, who were road labourers, were asleep on the footpath opposite Timbuctoo hotel in the suburb when the incident occurred. 

Jun 09, 2019, 07:52 AM IST
Maharashtra: 11 injured as bus catches fire on colliding with truck

Maharashtra: 11 injured as bus catches fire on colliding with truck

The driver of the bus, Gopin, got seriously injured and three other passengers are said to be in a critical condition.

Jun 07, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
NCP chief Sharad Pawar praises RSS, asks party workers to learn perseverance, interaction skills from them

NCP chief Sharad Pawar praises RSS, asks party workers to learn perseverance, interaction skills from them

"Even though our ideology differs from the RSS, we must acquire their public relation skills and perseverance," the veteran politician said.

Jun 07, 2019, 08:23 AM IST
Navy sailor from Telangana found dead in INS Shivaji, probe ordered

Navy sailor from Telangana found dead in INS Shivaji, probe ordered

The deceased sailor hailed from Pardi in Telangana's Nirmal district.

Jun 05, 2019, 22:22 PM IST
Explosive substance found in train at Mumbai's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, bomb disposal squad called in

Explosive substance found in train at Mumbai's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, bomb disposal squad called in

A bomb disposal squad was also called at the spot to ascertain the nature of the explosive and defuse them.

Jun 05, 2019, 16:34 PM IST
Allies will do better with BJP symbol in Maharashtra Assembly polls: Girish Mahajan

Allies will do better with BJP symbol in Maharashtra Assembly polls: Girish Mahajan

The BJP's allies in the state, besides the Shiv Sena, include the Republican Party of India (Athavale group) Rashtriya Samaj Paksh (RSP), Rayat Kranti Sena (RKS) and Shiv Sangram.

Jun 04, 2019, 19:11 PM IST
Payal Tadvi suicide case: Bail plea hearing of 3 accused doctors adjourned to June 10

Payal Tadvi suicide case: Bail plea hearing of 3 accused doctors adjourned to June 10

The hearing on the bail plea of the three accused doctors in Payal Tadvi suicide case has been adjourned to Monday, June 10. 

Jun 04, 2019, 18:36 PM IST
Senior Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil resigns as MLA amid reports of him joining BJP

Senior Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil resigns as MLA amid reports of him joining BJP

Vikhe Patil had quit as Leader of Opposition in March in the run-up to Lok Sabha election, days after his son Sujay Vikhe Patil joined the BJP. 

Jun 04, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
Man stabbed to death in Mumbai's Antop Hill area

Man stabbed to death in Mumbai's Antop Hill area

The incident took place at 2.30 am.

Jun 04, 2019, 14:17 PM IST