BMC suppressing COVID-19 death toll and infection rate in Mumbai, alleges BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis in a letter to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that the Shiv Sena-controlled civic body is classifying deaths of some COVID-19 patients to ‘other reasons’, thus underreporting the real toll caused by the deadly infection. 

May 09, 2021, 10:10 AM IST

Raveena Tandon: Delhi is almost gasping for breath

Raveena is making sure to deliver the oxygen to the right people, so that it can go to those who need it, free of cost.

May 08, 2021, 16:15 PM IST

Mob manhandles cops for opposing gathering in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar, around 15 booked

The incident took place in the Mughalpura area of the town on Thursday evening, following which police registered an offence against 10 to 15 people, he said. "The police personnel had spotted the mob on a street, following which they rebuked its members and tried to disperse the crowd. 

May 07, 2021, 22:48 PM IST

Air ambulance with 5 onboard makes emergency belly landing in Mumbai

All passengers were evacuated safely after belly-landing of the plane, which was flying from Nagpur to Hyderabad, according to the Mumbai airport. The non-scheduled Beechcraft was diverted to Mumbai after declaring full emergency due to a technical snag.

May 06, 2021, 23:12 PM IST

Mumbai: Vaccination for people aged 18-44 years start today

The third phase of the Covid-19 vaccination drive has begun at five hospitals in Mumbai.

May 01, 2021, 14:40 PM IST

No need for stricter lockdown in Maharashtra: CM Uddhav Thackeray

Essential services have been exempted from the purview of the restrictions. Local train services in Mumbai and public transport are open only for essential services staff of the government.

Apr 30, 2021, 23:30 PM IST

Know how much is Mumbai ready for the fourth stage of COVID vaccination

The vaccination of those between 18 to 44 yrs will not start on May 1 (Saturday) in Mumbai because of the shortage of COVID jabs, sources said.

Apr 30, 2021, 16:06 PM IST

FASTag compulsory for all cars in Mumbai

To enter Mumbai, there are five toll plazas at Dahisar (Western Expressway), Mulund (Lal Bahadur Shastri Road), Mulund (East Expressway), Airoli (Mulund-Airoli Road) and Vashi (Siva-Panvel Road) and these FASTags have become important now. This could benefit more than 20,000 to 25,000 vehicle owners and will further reduce the jams caused due to it. 

Apr 27, 2021, 18:38 PM IST

More antibodies in women to fight COVID-19, shows sero survey in Mumbai

The survey also showed that sero positivity in non-slum areas was increasing, while it was decreasing in slum areas. 

Apr 25, 2021, 15:35 PM IST

Massive fire breaks out at Covid-19 hospital in Maharashtra, at least 13 dead

A massive fire broke out at the ICU of a Covid-19 Hospital in the Palghar district of Maharashtra in which at least 13 people have died on Friday morning.

Apr 23, 2021, 08:24 AM IST

DNA: Mayur Shelke saves the life of a child, regardless of his life

A CCTV footage that went viral recently gave the country a hero named Mayur Shelke. The video shows a child suddenly losing balance and falling onto a railway track. Mayur runs to help the child on the platform and saves the child from a collision a few seconds before the train reaches the station, as the train can be seen approaching the same track.

Apr 20, 2021, 23:08 PM IST

Anushka Sharma holds baby Vamika tightly with cricketer daddy Virat Kohli by her side at airport - See First Pics

Anushka Sharma can be seen holding the newborn baby girl Vamika tightly and in such a fashion that her face is not visible. 

Apr 20, 2021, 09:38 AM IST

Aashiqui actor Rahul Roy tests corona positive, says 'how can I and my family get COVID without leaving the house?'

Popular Bollywood actor and Bigg Boss 1 winner Rahul Roy took to social media and informed his fans about testing coronavirus positive. In fact, not just him but his entire family too has tested positive. He shared his ordeal in a long post and asked a very important question.

Apr 16, 2021, 12:47 PM IST

Centre responds to Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray's request, gives nod to produce Bharat Biotech's Covaxin in Mumbai

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray had earlier requested the Centre to allow the Haffkine Institute to produce Covaxin, which is currently produced by the Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, the official from the chief minister's office (CMO) said.

Apr 16, 2021, 07:53 AM IST

Train running from Kolkata to Mumbai catches fire, creates panic among passengers

A fire broke out on the engine of  the Lokmanya Tilak Special, which was running from Kolkata to Mumbai on Tuesday (April 13).

Apr 13, 2021, 19:53 PM IST

COVID gets 'unbridled' in Maharashtra's city Mumbai and UP's capital Lucknow

On Monday, 6,905 new cases and 43 deaths were reported in Mumbai. The condition of Coronavirus in Lucknow is getting worse with each passing day, Uttar Pradesh Law Minister Brijesh Pathak said on Tuesday that a lockdown can be imposed in the city if the condition worsens.

Apr 13, 2021, 16:42 PM IST

Good news for Mumbaikars, more RO-PAX ferries and water taxis to be part of Mumbai's transportation soon

Four new routes for ROPAX-ferry services and 12 new routes of water taxi are likely to be operational by December 2021.

Apr 11, 2021, 09:53 AM IST

Lockdown during weekends in Maharashtra, shrines, shops, restaurants shut

As per the notification, essential services including medical, grocery, fruit, and milk shops will be allowed to remain open during the restriction period of lockdown in Maharashtra. The Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra may consider a complete lockdown across the state if the number of coronavirus cases falls during the lockdown. 

Apr 09, 2021, 18:04 PM IST

Liquor shops, religious places, beaches to remain closed in Mumbai, here’s detailed guidelines

According to the new guidelines, bar and wine shops will remain closed. Religious places and beaches will also be closed to the public.

Apr 08, 2021, 17:41 PM IST

IPL 2021: 2 ground-staff members among 3 more COVID-19 positive cases at Wankhede

The Wankede stadium is due to host its first IPL game of the season on April 10, following the lung-opener in Chennai between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 9.

Apr 06, 2021, 14:48 PM IST