Mumbai: A sessions court here on Wednesday rejected the bail pleas of three owners of '1 Above' pub and a co-owner of the adjacent 'Mojo's Bistro' in the Kamala Mills fire case, but granted bail to two employees. A devastating fire at the two rooftop pubs in Kamala Mills Compound in central MumbaiMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 22:26 IST | Updated 22:27 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra Cooperation Minister Subhash Deshmukh on Wednesday instructed officials of the State Warehousing Corporation to use private godowns for storing the tur dal purchased from farmers, if necessary.
Published 11-Apr-2018 22:23 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said that 11,247 villages in the state have become 'water neutral' in the last two years under the government's flagship 'Jalkukt Shivar' scheme. He said this year 5,031 villages have been selected to be made water neutralMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 20:42 IST
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday quashed a CBI charge-sheet against prominent city-based builder Niranjan Hiranandani in a case related to alleged non-depositing of provident fund (PF) dues of his employees. Hiranandani, 61, approached the HC earlier this year and sought quashing of theMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 19:57 IST
Mumbai: Justifying its decision to ban plastic goods including the one-time-use carry bags, the Maharashtra government on Wednesday told the Bombay High Court that plastic waste is a serious environmental hazard which affects the health of human beings and animals.
Published 11-Apr-2018 19:49 IST
Mumbai: Former deputy Mayor of BJP Babubhai Bhawanji was on Wednesday detained by police when he and his supporters gathered at Dadar in Central Mumbai to sit on an indefinite hunger strike for the cause of hawkers in the city. Bhawanji, who heads the Mumbai Hawkers Unit, was detained from VeerMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 17:57 IST
New Delhi: Saudi Aramco, the world's largest oil producer, today signed an agreement to pick up 50 per cent stake in a planned USD 44-billion refinery-cum-petrochemical project in Maharashtra, a move that will give it an assured customer for additional 30 million tonnes of its crude oil. Aramco, atMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 14:34 IST
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid tribute to Jyotirao Phule on his birth anniversary and praised his relentless work towards social reform, especially among the women and the youth.
Published 11-Apr-2018 13:56 IST
Mumbai: A Navy helicopter made an emergency landing at the Santacruz airport here tonight, officials said. "All the three crew members and the helicopter are safe," said spokesperson of the Western Naval Command.
Published 11-Apr-2018 07:17 IST
Mumbai: All "secular but Hindutva" parties will come together to counter the "pseudo- secular" opposition, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said, as he indicated that the BJP and its bickering ally Shiv Sena will fight the 2019 polls together. "The Shiv Sena may be a party ledMore
Published 11-Apr-2018 06:59 IST
Mumbai: Two women, allegedly sex workers, died after falling from the third floor of a building while trying to escape a police raid in Grant Road area of south Mumbai, an official said on Wednesday. The unfortunate incident took place at Om Building in D B Marg locality around 10.30 PM last night,More
Published 11-Apr-2018 20:01 IST
Thane: A fire broke out earlier on Wednesday morning at Thane's Viviana Mall. This comes less than a month after a major fire broke out in a packaging company in Dombivli area here.
Published 11-Apr-2018 11:40 IST | Updated 12:21 IST
Mumbai: A 10-member team of tribal boys and girls from Chandrapur in eastern Maharashtra will climb Mount Everest this summer.
Published 11-Apr-2018 10:36 IST | Updated 12:56 IST
Mumbai: A 28-year-old labourer died after he fell off the 20th floor of an under-construction building in suburban Malad, police said on Tuesday.
Published 10-Apr-2018 22:47 IST
Mumbai: A 42-year-old fashion designer was arrested in suburban Vakola for allegedly sexually assaulting his two daughters, police said on Tuesday. The alleged crime came to light when the elder of the two sisters, who is 17 years old, told her mother about the ordeal last week, said a policeMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 19:48 IST | Updated 11:34 IST
Mumbai: Fake currency with a face value of Rs 1 lakh was seized from a 25-year-old man hailing from West Bengal, police said here on Tuesday. The notes were in the denomination of Rs 2,000. Shafiqueul Sheikh, a resident of Malda in West Bengal, was arrested by Unit-2 of the Mumbai Crime Branch fromMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 19:25 IST
Mumbai: A 10-member team of young tribal boys and girls from Chandrapur in eastern Maharashtra plan to conquer the world's tallest peak Mt. Everest this summer, officials said. The team members -- all aged between 18 and 21 -- include three girls hailing from three Ashram Schools in Borda, DevadaMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 19:08 IST
Mumbai: Copra rajapur mumbai firmed up at the spices market here on Tuesday on sustained demand from stockists and retailers. While black pepper, copra office alappuzha and copra office kozhikode fell owing to lower demand from stockists and retailers. Meanwhile, ginger unbleached and copra edibleMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 17:47 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra would soon set up a satellite centre of Bangalore-based National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, state Health Minister Deepak Sawant said on Monday. The NIMHANS is the country's premier multidisciplinary institute for patient care and academic pursuit in the fieldMore
Published 10-Apr-2018 07:53 IST
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has asked the Union Agriculture ministry to extend the date for procurement of tur dal in the state till May 31, minister Sadabhau Khot said on Monday.
Published 10-Apr-2018 07:08 IST

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