Thursday, October 22, 2020

Maharashtra

Crops on 71 pc land in Thane damaged in rains: Maha minister

Thane, Oct 22 : Maharashtra minister Eknath Shinde on Thursday said crops on 71 per cent of cultivated land in Thane district have been...

Palghar lynching: Court to hear bail pleas of accused on Nov 3

Thane, Oct 22 : A special court in Maharashtra's Thane district on Thursday decided to hear on November 3 the bail applications filed by...

8 more arrested by Maha CID in Palghar mob lynching case

Mumbai, Oct 22 : The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Maharashtra Police on Thursday arrested eight more people in connection with thelynching of three...

Maha: Pankaja Munde to hold virtual Dussehra rally this year

Aurangabad, Oct 22 : Former Maharashtra minister and BJP leader Pankaja Munde on Thursday said this year she will hold a virtual Dussehra rally...

Aurangabad’s COVID-19 count goes up by 157; tally crosses 37k

Aurangabad, Oct 22 : As many as 157 persons tested positive for coronavirus, while 288 recovered from the infection in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district, an...

Maha: 25 injured as lightning strikes village in Thane

Thane, Oct 22 : At least 25 people were injured when lightning struck a residential area at a village in Maharashtra's Thane district, an...

Maha: Case against man for girlfriend’s suicide in 2019

Thane, Oct 22 : Police have registered a case of abatement of suicide against a man more than a year after his 19-year-old girlfriend...

HC allows dining halls of Jain temples to open for 9-day fast

Mumbai, Oct 21 : The Bombay High Court on Wednesday permitted dining halls attached to Jain temples to open for five hours each day...

Khadse quits BJP for NCP; says Fadnavis destroyed his life

Mumbai, Oct 21: Sulking since his unceremonious exit from the Devendra Fadnavis-led ministry in 2016, senior Maharashtra BJP leader Eknath Khadse on Wednesday quit...

Maha govt has introduced policies to boost tourism: Thackeray

Mumbai, Oct 21 : With the tourism sector expected to pick up after COVID-19, the Maharashtra government has introduced sector-friendly policies to enable entrepreneurs...

Declare wet drought in Maharashtra: BJP MP

Pune, Oct 21 : BJP MP Sambhaji Chhatrapati on Wednesday said the Maharashtra government should declare a wet drought in the state considering the...

Opp will ensure rain-affected farmers get relief: Fadnavis

Mumbai, Oct 21 : BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday asked farmers in the rain-hit districts of Maharashtra not to lose hope and said...

Maha: Man held for raping three-year-old neighbour in Palghar

Palghar, Oct 21 : A 22-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his three-year-old neighbour in Nala Sopara town of Maharashtra's Palghar district,...

Maha govt committed to give help soon to rain-hit people: CM

Osmanabad, Oct 21 : Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday said his government is committed to restore normalcy in the lives of those...