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Bandh in Maharashtra over Maratha quota demand; schools, colleges to remain open

The band has been called in areas like Palghar, Thane Raigad and Navi Mumbai. Schools, colleges, ambulances and hospitals are exempted from the bandh.

Jul 25, 2018, 05:58 AM IST

ED attaches assets worth over Rs 20 crore of Chhagan Bhujbal, others

The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday attached assets worth over Rs 20 crore of former Maharashtra deputy chief minister and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal and others.

Dec 05, 2017, 13:35 PM IST

'Good morning' squads to check open defecation in Maharashtra

Maharashtra government has decided to form squads in a bid to curb open defecation across the state.

May 20, 2017, 11:00 AM IST

I will raise my daughter as son and send her to Army: Siachen braveheart Hanamanthappa's wife

Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa's wife, Mahadevi has urged the youth to refrain from indulging in 'anti-national' activities.

Feb 26, 2016, 09:07 AM IST

Anna Hazare gets another death threat

Social-activist Anna Hazare on Friday received a death threat after which a police complaint was registered in this regard.

Jan 16, 2016, 15:44 PM IST

BJP slams Marathi Literary Meet chief over remarks on PM Modi

A prestigious annual literary meet in Maharashtra has assumed political overtones with the ruling BJP taking objection to the sammelan's newly-elected president and writer Sripal Sabnis' comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Jan 10, 2016, 08:34 AM IST

Man falls into manhole, sues BMC for Rs 1.5 crore

A Mumbai-based resident has sued the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation for Rs. 1.5 crore as damage after he accidentally slipped into a partially-covered manhole in the city.

Jan 09, 2016, 16:41 PM IST

'Drunk' cop molests woman in Mumbai, arrested

A police constable in Mumbai has been arrested and suspended for allegedly molesting and assaulting a woman.

Nov 03, 2015, 13:36 PM IST

Man strangles wife in Thane

A grocery shop owner allegedly strangled his wife following an argument over a minor issue at their residence in Vartak Nagar here, police said Wednesday.

Jun 25, 2014, 14:38 PM IST

Rape victim Spanish musician to depose before Mumbai judge

A year after she was allegedly raped in the city, a 27-year-old Spanish musician is likely to depose before a local court through video-conference.

Oct 10, 2013, 08:02 AM IST