Mumbai: Concerned over a string of lynching incidents in Maharashtra, the police have decided to launch a campaign to check the spread of rumours on social media and come up with new ways to deal with the menace.
Published 15-Jul-2018 11:52 IST | Updated 12:20 IST
Mumbai: A 30-year-old woman delivered twins on Sunday morning while onboard the LTT-Visakhapatanam express train at Mumbai's Kalyan railway station, with the help of two lady constables.
Published 15-Jul-2018 10:19 IST | Updated 22:16 IST
Mumbai: After Railway Minister Piyush Goyal cracked the whip, the Western Railway (WR) launched a safety audit of all 445 bridges on the Mumbai suburban section, deploying modern techniques to scan some of the oldest structures, an official said here on Saturday. The first to be inspected andMore
Published 14-Jul-2018 21:17 IST | Updated 22:53 IST
Mumbai: After continuous heavy rain in Mumbai, Marine Drive area saw high tides crashing on the shore on Saturday afternoon.
Published 14-Jul-2018 21:10 IST
Mumbai: In Maharashtra, 639 farmers committed suicide between March and May this year due to crop failure, debt and inability to repay bank loans, the state government has said. State Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil gave this information in the Legislative Council in Nagpur on Friday in reply toMore
Published 14-Jul-2018 19:36 IST
Mumbai: A 21-year-old student, who had allegedly consumed poison after reportedly failing in her college exams, died on Saturday while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in suburban Kurla here, police said.
Published 14-Jul-2018 19:18 IST
Mumbai: An altercation over a caste panchayat (meeting) called to decide a marital dispute led to a clash between two groups in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, police said on Saturday.
Published 14-Jul-2018 18:15 IST
Mumbai: Congress workers held a protest on Saturday against increasing number of potholes in Mumbai. The protest was led by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam.
Published 14-Jul-2018 17:32 IST
Mumbai: Five people, who police claimed were aides of fugitive gangster Guru Satam, were on Friday arrested for allegedly threatening a builder and trying to extort money from him.
Published 14-Jul-2018 09:14 IST
Thane: Temors were felt in some parts of Thane district at around 9:30pm on Friday with people rushing out of their homes in panic, local officials said.
Published 14-Jul-2018 07:17 IST
Mumbai: Employee unions of banks and state-run insurance companies will stage a sit-in at Azad Maiden in the city on Saturday to protest against privatisation of banks, allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in the insurance sector and to expedite wage revision.
Published 14-Jul-2018 02:00 IST
Aurangabad: A leopard, which had suffered critical injuries in an attack by cows in Gautala wildlife sanctuary in Aurangabad recently, died this morning, a forest official said.
Published 13-Jul-2018 22:40 IST
Mumbai: Allowing a 16-year-old rape survivor to terminate her pregnancy, the Bombay High Court on Friday once again said that police must inform the victims in such cases that they have the option of undergoing abortion. A bench of justices Naresh Patil and G S Kulkarni granted permission to theMore
Published 13-Jul-2018 22:26 IST
Mumbai: The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation, the nodal agency implementing the underground Colaba-Bandra-Seepz Metro 3 Line, on Friday started its tree plantation drive in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) here.
Published 13-Jul-2018 19:07 IST
Mumbai: The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has busted a Rs 2,000-crore money laundering racket at the Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) here and arrested four people, officials said on Friday.
Published 13-Jul-2018 17:30 IST
Thane: A man was on Friday run over by an unidentified vehicle after he fell off his two-wheeler when it skidded on a pothole in Kalyan in Maharashtra's Thane district, police said.
Published 13-Jul-2018 17:28 IST
Mumbai : The Bombay High Court on Friday declined to relax the ban on sale of decoration items made of thermocol for use in the forthcoming Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Maharashtra.
Published 13-Jul-2018 17:20 IST
Mumbai: A 50-year-old woman employed with a public sector bank lost her life after she slipped into the gap between the train and a platform in suburban Borivali, a Railway Police official said on Friday.
Published 13-Jul-2018 16:24 IST
Nagpur: Despite Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' assurance in the Legislative Assembly that the Nanar project won't be forced on people, opposition Congress-NCP and ally Shiv Sena stalled the proceedings of the House on the issue for the third consecutive day.
Published 13-Jul-2018 15:39 IST
Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Friday asked whether BJP president Amit Shah would apologise for his party's UP MLA's remark that even Lord Ram cannot curb rapes.
Published 13-Jul-2018 15:30 IST

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