• Farms absorb labour, workers at MGNREGA sites in Maharashtra dip 04 Jul 2020 02:17 Written by Kavitha Iyer , Sandeep Ashar | Mumbai | Published: July 4, 2020 7:25:23 am From April, MGNREGA work sites had recorded a sharp rise in number of workers as labourers returned home from Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur and other cities. With sowing for the …
  • Torrents of rain today could trigger urban flood, landslips 04 Jul 2020 00:04 Pune: Weathermen issued a red alert for extremely heavy rain in isolated places on Saturday for Konkan-Goa and Madhya Maharashtra, including the ghat areas of Pune, Nashik, Mumbai, Palghar, Raigad and Thane. Urban flooding in some parts of Mumbai city and …
  • MCOCA against gangster, 3 aides 04 Jul 2020 00:04 Pune: The Pimpri Chinchwad police on Thursday invoked provisions of the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) in a case involving a Chinchwad-based criminal on the police records Ramesh Gangavane (27) and his three aides. The accused …
  • Vid passes 5,000 mark, 3 Covid deaths in a day 03 Jul 2020 23:47 Nagpur: With three deaths and 150 new cases in a day, Vidarbha Covid-19 cases passed the 5,000-figure on Friday. In first three days of July, the region reported 456 cases and nine deaths, for a total of 5,100, including 3,767 recoveries, 166 deaths, and 1 …
  • Maha touches new high of 6,364 corona patients, 198 deaths 03 Jul 2020 17:30 Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases continued to break records with a new high of 6,364 – up from Thursday’s 6,330, and notched 198 deaths for the second time in three days, health officials said here on Friday. With the latest fatalities, …
  • Rising tomato prices leave consumers in a pretty pickle 03 Jul 2020 17:03 If it was the tomato growers who bore the brunt of Covid lockdown in late March-April facing problems in harvesting and marketing their produce, it’s now the turn of consumers. Prices of tomatoes have risen sharply to over ₹50 a kg, as against ₹20-30 a …
  • Defence stocks rally as MoD approves military purchases worth Rs 38,900 cr 03 Jul 2020 08:18 Shares of defence companies were in focus at the bourses on Friday and rallied up to 12 per cent on the BSE after the Ministry of Defence (MoD) approved the purchase of weapons and equipments worth Rs 38,900 crore. The ministry said procurement from Russia …
  • BPM firms get more staff back to work in small towns amid stringent restrictions in metros 03 Jul 2020 07:12 BENGALURU: With metros remaining virus prone, business process management (BPM) companies are getting staff to work from offices in small towns, as clients in the banking and finance sectors have asked them to cut back on work from home due to data …
  • Maharashtra University medical exams to begin from August 4 03 Jul 2020 05:13 NASHIK: Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) has announced that summer 2020 exams for health science courses will be staggered from August 4. The exams had earlier been scheduled on July 16. Vice-chancellor Deelip Mhaisekar and senior …
  • Government invites bids for Delhi-Varanasi high-speed rail corridor 03 Jul 2020 05:03 NEW DELHI: The government has begun work on its plans for a second high-speed rail corridor in the country, between Delhi and the prime minister’s constituency of Varanasi, by inviting bids on Thursday for the preparation of designs for the proposed …
  • Maha sees new high of 6,330 Covid cases, Mumbai cases cross 80K 02 Jul 2020 18:14 Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Maharashtra’s daily Covid-19 cases scaled a new record of 6,330 – up from Wednesday’s high of 5,537, with Mumbai’s tally crossing the 80K mark, health officials said here on Wednesday. The number of fatalities in the state were 175, …
  • Maha sees new high of 5,537 Covid cases, deaths cross 8K (Roundup) 01 Jul 2020 17:44 Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) On the first day of a new phase of lockdown till July 31, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases rose to a new high of 5,537 – up from the previous high of 5,493 on June 28, while there were 198 more deaths with Thane district fatalities …
  • Uddhav Thackeray visits Pandharpur, prays for miracle to overcome coronavirus crisis 01 Jul 2020 12:17 Thackeray and his wife performed the 'mahapooja' wearing face masks. Pune: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday performed the 'mahapooja' of Lord Vitthal at Pandharpur on Ashadhi Ekadashi and said he prayed for a miracle …
  • From today, Nashik night curfew from 7pm to 5am 01 Jul 2020 09:10
  • MSRTC puts e-bus project on priority 01 Jul 2020 01:47 Pune: The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has prioritised procurement of e-buses, for which 12 charging points are to be set up at the MSRTC’s head office at Shankarsheth Road in July. The move comes at a time when the Pune Mahanagar …
  • Maharashtra records 4,878 fresh cases 01 Jul 2020 01:06 A shop selling non-essential goods reopens as part of lockdown relaxations by the state government, in Mumbai on Tuesday. (Photo: Amit Chakravarty) Maharashtra recorded 4,878 Covid-19 cases on Monday taking its tally to 1,74,761. Of them about 90,911 …
  • Patriotism trumps anxiety of earning livelihood for Pune’s TikTok Bachchan 30 Jun 2020 18:33 Written by Dipanita Nath | Pune | Published: June 30, 2020 11:28:49 pm Pedwal is a professor at the Government Industrial Training Institute in Aundh and joined the platform in 2016. (Representational) Shashikant Pedwal was watching the news on Monday …
  • 'Covid lockdown will be stricter in Nashik' 30 Jun 2020 14:19
  • Live: CAD narrows to 0.9% of GDP in 2019-20 30 Jun 2020 13:10 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Current account deficit narrows to 0.9 pc of GDP in 2019-20, down from 2.1 pc of GDP in previous fiscal, as trade deficit reduces: RBI Number of cases rises to 948 in Himachal Pradesh, death toll at 8 131 persons …
  • Sena: Create infra in UP, Bihar to decongest Mum 30 Jun 2020 12:20 MUMBAI: Reverting to its antimigrant stand, the Shiv Sena blamed “population congestion” for the rise in Covid-19 cases in Mumbai and Pune. An editorial in the party’s mouthpiece Saamna suggested that the BJP-led NDA government create more jobs and better …
  • Kharif sowing at 40% in Maharashtra 30 Jun 2020 07:25 Of the 151.34 lakh hectares of land under kharif cultivation, including sugarcane, sowing on 60.56 lakh hectares (40 per cent) has been completed in Maharashtra. Kharif cultivation, except sugarcane, is done on 141.99 lakh hectares, of which sowing …
  • As cases surge, Maharashtra extends lockdown till July 31 30 Jun 2020 04:13 The Maharashtra government on Monday extended its lockdown till July 31, without providing any further relaxations in urban areas amid mounting cases of COVID-19 in the State. Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta issued the new guidelines a day after Chief Minister …
  • Inter-district travel will continue to require e-passes: State home minister 29 Jun 2020 23:48 Pune: State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said on Monday that people setting out on inter-district travel will continue to require e-passes that are being issued by the police. The minister’s statement comes on the day the state announced the extension of …
  • Mumbai: For migrants who didn’t leave, charity remains a key lifeline 29 Jun 2020 23:34 Written by Kavitha Iyer | Mumbai | Published: June 30, 2020 2:45:15 am With public distribution system shops still unable to provide groceries to many without ration cards, thousands of families in these areas continue to be served by charitable …
  • Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu extend lockdown till July 31 29 Jun 2020 17:18 Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu Lockdown: An order issued by Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta said private offices can operate with up to 10 per cent strength or 10 people whichever is more Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu Lockdown: Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu governments on …
  • Maharashtra extends lockdown till July 31: What's allowed, what's not 29 Jun 2020 16:42 Image Source : AP FILE IMAGE Maharashtra government has extended the lockdown in the state till July 31 in view of the rising coronavirus cases in the state. The concerned District Collector and Commissioners of the Municipal Corporations in the state may …
  • 2 corporators, 2 others held for attacking cops 29 Jun 2020 16:35 Representative image NASHIK: Two corporators from the Shiv Sena and BJP as well as two others were arrested on Monday for attacking police personnel in Nashik city in Maharashtra after a road accident, an official said. Two cars dashed into each other on …
  • COVID-19: Incentive granted to people after completing isolation period in Odisha's quarantine centres 29 Jun 2020 14:45 By ANI JAJPUR: As per the state government's order, people coming from other states in Odisha are receiving Rs 2,000 as an incentive for completing the quarantine period. Jajpur District Magistrate Ranjan Kumar Das informed that more than 1,300 …
  • Maharashtra lockdown to continue till July 31: Other states that have extended restrictions 29 Jun 2020 14:39 Maharashtra Lockdown: An order issued by Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta said private offices can operate with up to 10 per cent strength or 10 people whichever is more Maharashtra Lockdown: The Maharashtra government on Monday extended its state-wide lockdown …
  • Delhi to set up plasma bank; UP CM directs officers to increase testing facilities 29 Jun 2020 13:46 Delhi that became the worst affected city in the country surpassed the 83,000 mark on Sunday. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) India coronavirus updates: India reported 19,459 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, marking the 6th consecutive day of crossing the …
  • If reopened, there could be over 400,000 Covid-19 infections red-light areas in India: Report 29 Jun 2020 13:33 A coalition of expert’s projects, including those from Harvard Medical School and the Yale School of Medicine speculated that there could be over 400,000 infections and 12,000 deaths among red light area workers and residents in the next one year if they …
  • Man loses Rs 10L to online lottery, case lodged 29 Jun 2020 09:18 Representative Image NASHIK: The cybercrime police, investigating an online fraud case of Rs 10 lakh, found that the complainant had lost the money on online lottery and in order to cover up his act he had lodged a complaint with police. The police, …
  • Maharashtra’s grape export hit hard by lockdown, unseasonal rains 29 Jun 2020 07:39 Unseasonal rains in October and the lockdown have led to a 24 per cent drop in Maharashtra’s grape export compared to the previous season. In 2018-19, Maharashtra exported 1,21,469 tonnes of grapes in 8,982 containers. However, this season, it exported 92, …
  • Companies advance to co-located data centers to overcome lockdown hurdles 29 Jun 2020 07:10 MUMBAI : Vineet Pol, CEO & MD, of Nashik MIDC based Avdhoot Heat Treat, that makes components for industrial furnaces had to spend almost 15 days without access to crucial financial data during the lockdown. All because the servers in their on-premise …
  • COVID-19 | Maharashtra reports new single-day high of 5,493 cases 29 Jun 2020 05:54 Maharashtra recorded its highest single-day surge in COVID-19 cases on Sunday, with a staggering 5,493 fresh cases taking the State’s total case tally to 1,64,626. This is the third consecutive daily spike of more than 5,000 cases to be reported in the …
  • Pune: Liquor worth Rs 2 crore seized in 4 months 29 Jun 2020 02:47 Photo used for representational purpose only PUNE: The Pune rural police have seized illicit liquor worth Rs 2 crore and arrested 850 persons involved in either production or transportation of illicit liquor in the past four months. Police have registered …
  • Maharashtra: 5,493 fresh cases,156 deaths in state 28 Jun 2020 21:13 So far, 86,575 Covid-19 patients have been discharged after full recovery. (Representational) Maharashtra on Sunday registered 5,493 new Covid-19 cases, taking its total patient count to 1,64,626. With 156 deaths on Sunday, the state’s total toll due to …
  • For 3rd day, M’rashtra corona cases cross 5K, Pune division deaths over 1,000 28 Jun 2020 17:08 Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) For the third consecutive day, Maharashtras Covid-19 cases jumped sharply from Saturday’s highest of 5,318 to 5,493 on Sunday while deaths in Pune Division crossed 1,000, health officials said. The state’s fatalities again shot up …
  • Test labs to come up in rural parts of Nashik 28 Jun 2020 08:48
  • Fireflies blink in unison sans fanfare 28 Jun 2020 00:12 Pune: The Jungle Resort in foothills of Bhimashankar, about 45km from the city, was booked completely for nearly 15 days around this time last year to catch a sight of the fireflies. The once-a-year courtship display during the first two weeks of June — …
  • Maharashtra: 6,368 fresh Covid-19 cases in state, 167 deaths 27 Jun 2020 21:15 Mumbai recorded 1,402 new positive cases on Saturday, reaching 74,252. (Representational) THE STATE recorded 6,368 positive cases of Covid-19, taking the total to 1,59,133 on Saturday. Health officials said out of them, 5,318 cases were freshly reported …
  • 6,368 new cases in Maharashtra, 167 deaths 27 Jun 2020 19:56 Mumbai recorded 1,402 new positive cases on Saturday, reaching 74,252. (Representational) The state recorded 6,368 positive cases of Covid-19, taking the total to 1,59,133 on Saturday. Health officials said out of them, 5,318 cases were freshly reported …
  • Maha Covid-19 cases again cross 5K mark, 167 more deaths (Roundup) 27 Jun 2020 16:54 Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) For the second consecutive day, Maharashtra Covid-19 cases again jumped above 5,000 at 5,318 on Saturday as against Friday’s 5,024 while the state death toll touched 7,273, health officials said. The state fatalities again catapulted …
  • Random checking of pvt hospital bills in Nashik 27 Jun 2020 10:15 Representative image NASHIK: In a bid to curb the practice of overcharging by private hospitals, the civic administration has decided to do random checking of bills of Covid-19 patients taking treatment in private hospitals in the city. The civic chief has …
  • 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yusuf Memon, dies in Nashik jail 27 Jun 2020 06:06 Jun 27, 2020, 10:58AM ISTSource: Times NowA 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case convict Yusuf Memon and a brother of absconding accused Tiger Memon, died on Friday at Nashik Road Prison in Maharashtra’s Nashik district, a prison official said. The cause of …
  • 1993 blasts mastermind's brother Yusuf Memon dies in Nashik jail 27 Jun 2020 04:44 Yusuf Memon MUMBAI: Yusuf Memon (54), a convict in the 1993 serial blasts, died of heart attack in Nashik Central Jail on Friday morning. The younger brother of Dawood aide and 1993 blasts alleged mastermind Tiger Memon, Yusuf was serving a life sentence. …
  • Not possible to hold final exams in Maha, CM tells PM 27 Jun 2020 01:06 Nagpur: Clearing all doubts on his government’s decision to cancel final year examinations in Maharashtra, chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday wrote to prime minister Narendra Modi that the situation wasn’t conducive for holding examinations during …
  • Maharashtra reports record single-day high of 5,024 cases 26 Jun 2020 23:23 With a record single-day high of 5,024 fresh COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra’s total tally surged to 1,52,765 on Friday. The toll went up to 7,106 with 175 deaths. Of these, 91 deaths were reported in the last 48 hours and 84 were from an earlier period, …
  • Yusuf Memon dies of heart attack at Nashik jail 26 Jun 2020 23:08 Written by Sagar Rajput | Mumbai | Published: June 27, 2020 2:21:39 am According to the jail officials, Yusuf was lodged in the high-security Anda cell with his younger brother Essa in a neighbouring cell. (Representational) Yusuf Memon, the younger …
  • Maharashtra crosses 1.5 lakh mark, records 5,024 Covid cases-most in a day 26 Jun 2020 20:25 The state’s toll stands at 7,106 with 175 deaths registered on Friday. (Representational) For the first time since the state reported its first Covid-19 case on March 9, Maharashtra on Friday recorded 5,024 infections – the highest-ever count reported in a …
  • Maharashtra records highest one-day spike in virus cases at 5,024; BMC to undertake sero-survey in Mumbai 26 Jun 2020 19:12 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Friday recorded a single-day highest increase of 5,024 coronavirus cases which took the tally of cases in the state to 1,52,765, while the the death toll rose to 7,106 with 175 new deaths. On the other hand, 2,362 coronavirus …
  • Mumbai gangster Tiger Memon's brother Yusuf Memon dies in jail 26 Jun 2020 17:05 Image Source : INDIA TV Mumbai gangster Tiger Memon's brother Yusuf Memon dies in jail Mumbai gangster Tiger Memon's brother Yusuf Memon has died in jail in Nashik, Maharashtra. Early reports suggest that Yusuf Memon died due to a heart attack but …
  • M’rashtra Covid cases cross 1.5 lakh, deaths over 7,000 26 Jun 2020 16:57 Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Showing no respite, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases again jumped sharply from Thursday’s high of 4,841 to 5,024 on Friday while the state’s death toll crossed the 7,000-mark to touch 7,106, health officials said. The state fatalities …
  • Mumbai 1993 blasts convict Yusuf Memon dies in jail 26 Jun 2020 13:03 Share00 Nashik (Maharashtra), June 26 (IANS) Yusuf Memon, one of the convicts of the March 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, died in the Nashik Central Jail on Friday, officials said. The younger brother of absconding prime conspirator Tiger Memon, Yusuf Memon …
  • Live: 48% borrowers taken moratorium, says RBI Guv 26 Jun 2020 11:35 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Yusuf Memon, a 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case convict and brother of absconding accused Tiger Memon, has died at Nashik Road prison in Maharashtra; cause of death yet to be ascertained - Jail official Occupancy in …
  • Maha mulls Rs25k core 6-lane e-way parallel to Goa highway, coastal road 26 Jun 2020 04:53 Mumbai: Maha Vikas Aghadi government’s decision to study feasibility of a Rs25,000-crore greenfield six-lane Konkan expressway parallel to the Goa highway and coastal road was criticised as existing roads are awaiting expansion for decades. It’s nine years …
  • Coronavirus | Maharashtra reports new single-day high, tally nears 1.5 lakh mark 26 Jun 2020 03:37 Maharashtra recorded a new single-day high on Thursday, with a whopping 4,841 new COVID-19 cases that took its tally to 1,47,741 cases. The death toll rose to 6,931, with 192 more deaths being reported. Of these, 109 were reported in the last 48 hours …
  • Vidarbha surpasses 4,000 mark, more than 50% cases came in June 26 Jun 2020 00:19 Nagpur: Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha region on Thursday surpassed the 4,000-mark. Total 71 new cases were reported from the region taking total to 4,056. Out of these, 2,379 cases (58.66%) were reported in 25 days of June alone which means the relaxation of …
  • Covid deaths now across half the dists, but 70% fatality still in top 10 25 Jun 2020 22:08 A medic marks a sample for rapid antigen test at Kadipur Community Centre, in Gurgaon on Thursday. (PTI) With fatalities from the novel coronavirus infection doubling every 14-16 days in India, more than half the country’s districts (407 out of 720) have …
  • Maharashtra: Govt hikes ASHA supervisors’ salary by Rs 1,000; foot soldiers unhappy 25 Jun 2020 22:07 Rajesh Tope. (File) The state government announced Thursday Rs 1,000 hike for Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAs) supervisors, deputed in the frontline of the fight against the novel coronavirus disease. An ASHA supervisor or facilitator will now …
  • Work on Surat-Ahmednagar national highway will start next year: Nitin Gadkari 25 Jun 2020 22:07 Union minister Nitin Gadkari. (PTI/File Photo) Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday announced the first greenfield national highway project between Surat in Gujarat and Ahmednagar in Maharashtra. Work on the 421-km …
  • Army jawan from Maha dies trying to save colleagues along LAC 25 Jun 2020 19:20 By: PTI | Mumbai | Published: June 25, 2020 10:48:07 pm Indian paramilitary soldiers keep guard as Indian army convoy moves on the Srinagar- Ladakh highway at Gagangeer, north-east of Srinagar, on Thursday. (AP) A jawan of the Indian Army from Nashik …
  • Pune: Schools and centres shut due to lockdown, parents of specially-abled children struggle to cope 25 Jun 2020 16:05 The three-month lockdown has seen several parents struggling to cope, as rehabilitation centres and special schools remain shut.  (Express Photo by Pavan Khengre) Samrat Salvi, 22, had a job as a dishwasher at a hotel before the lockdown. His mother Rupa …
  • Maharashtra's COVID-19 count reaches 1,42,900; Mumbai shops to reopen on odd-even basis 25 Jun 2020 04:17 By PTI MUMBAI: As many as 3,890 new COVID-19 cases were registered in Maharashtra on Wednesday, taking the count of patients to 1,42,900, a health department official said. Coronavirus also claimed the lives of as many as 208 people, taking the state's …
  • Maharashtra: Govt scraps ‘zero’, first Come first serve round for admissions 24 Jun 2020 23:39 Written by Abha Goradia | Mumbai | Published: June 25, 2020 3:19:38 am This year onward, junior colleges run by Mumbai and Pune municipal corporations will reserve 50 per cent seats for students passing out of Mumbai and Pune municipal schools. ( …
  • Mumbai records 1,118 new cases, 3,890 in state 24 Jun 2020 23:37 Mumbai’s death toll at 3,964 continues to be more than Delhi’s, at 2,365. (File) On the 108th day since the first Covid-19 case was detected in the city, Mumbai recorded 1,118 new cases on Wednesday reaching the 69,528 mark. The only bright spot for the …
  • Husband, in-laws booked for harassing woman, giving her triple talaq: Pune Police 24 Jun 2020 20:40 No arrests have been made yet. (Representational) Following a complaint lodged by a woman, the Pune City Police has booked five persons, including her husband and in-laws, for allegedly giving her ‘triple talaq’ orally because she failed to bring Rs 20 …
  • Mumbai Rain Updates- Intermittent Rainfall For The Next 48 Hours 24 Jun 2020 20:28 The city of Mumbai witnesses rain as monsoon knocks once again on the doors of Maharashtra. The Meteorological Department has predicted that in the next 48 hours there will be intermittent rainfall in Mumbai. Rainfall is said to occur at irregular …
  • Early rains, ample labour due to returning migrants help state farmers push sowing into high gear 24 Jun 2020 17:56 The easy availability of labour, however, has seen wages fall, with women farm labourers most affected by it. (File) Timely onset of monsoon and availability of extra farm hand have seen farmers in Maharashtra racing ahead with their sowing operations. As …
  • How lockdown helped FPOs innovate and earn 24 Jun 2020 14:56 While the Covid-induced lockdown proved to be disastrous for many small and medium enterprises, it seems to have brought the best in Maharashtra’s farmer producer companies. For instance, Maha Farmers Producers Company Ltd (MahaFPC) reached a revenue of ₹ …
  • MMR in a mess, four civic heads shunted out 24 Jun 2020 14:23 Thane, Navi Mumbai, Mira-Bhayandar and Ulhasnagar municipalities will get new bosses The Maharashtra government on Tuesday carried out a major bureaucratic reshuffle in Thane District, transferring the municipal commissioners of Thane City, Navi Mumbai, …
  • India to get chip-enabled e-passport soon:... 24 Jun 2020 13:23 'Introduction of e-passport will strengthen the security of our travel documents' The Government of India is developing a chip-enabled e-passport, announced External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar on Wednesday, June 24, on the occasion of …
  • Maharashtra: Distilleries get FDA nod to keep making sanitisers till December 24 Jun 2020 03:34 Photo for representative purpose only MUMBAI: Around 108 distilleries in the state that had got a special nod to manufacture hand sanitizers at the start of the pandemic in March have been allowed to continue till December. Foreseeing rise in demand for …
  • Masks, closed markets, keeping distance & no cases: Rajgurunagar shows the way 24 Jun 2020 01:18 Pune: Rajgurunanagar, about 45km from Pune, off the Nashik highway, is the only municipal town in Pune district without a single Covid-19 case reported since the outbreak of the pandemic, a Pune Zilla Parishad report has stated. The town falls in Khed …
  • Maharashtra adds 173 more unreported deaths to toll 23 Jun 2020 22:36 Of the 173 deaths, maximum were from Mumbai (65), followed by Solapur (42), Aurangabad (15), Thane (13), Nashik (18), Jalgaon (7) and the rest in Amravati, Mira Bhayander, Buldhana, Kalyan, Malegaon, Pimpri Chinchwad, Ratnagiri, Sangli and Satara. ( …
  • Onion trades at output cost as prices decline 25%, may deter Kharif sowing 23 Jun 2020 16:36 In a major worry for farmers, onion prices have declined by 25 per cent the past two weeks to trade around the cost of production, in a development that may deter farmers from continuing to sow the politically sensitive crop this kharif season. In the …
  • Maharashtra Covid-19 cases spike by 3,721 to 1,35,796; fatalities 6,283 23 Jun 2020 02:18 Representative image MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Monday reported 3,721 new Covid-19 cases and added 113 deaths as part of data updation, including 20 in Mumbai, taking the cumulative case count to 1,35,796 and fatalities to 6,283, a Health official said. Though …
  • Only 42 days' water supply left in Mumbai - Newz Hook - Changing Attitudes towards Disability 23 Jun 2020 01:07 Mumbai, which is battling a severe COVID-19 outbreak, is also staring at a severe water scarcity crisis. This is because the seven lakes and dams that supply drinking water to Mumbai have water stock that will last only 42 days. With poor rain in catchment …
  • Maharashtra: HSC results by July 15, SSC results by July end 22 Jun 2020 23:39 Officials said that 15.05 lakh students appeared for the Class 12 exam and 17.65 lakh students appeared for the Class 10 exam. (Representational) The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Education (MSBSHE) is gearing up to declare the HSC (Class …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,721 to 1,35,796; death toll reaches 6283 22 Jun 2020 19:15 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Monday reported 3,721 new COVID-19 cases and added 113 deaths as part of data updation, including 20 in Mumbai, taking the cumulative case count to 1,35,796 and fatalities to 6,283, a Health official said. Though a total of …
  • Coronavirus: Maharashtra adds 3,721 cases as tally crosses 1.35 lakh mark 22 Jun 2020 18:52 Maharashtra recorded yet another big surge of 3,721 COVID-19 cases on Monday taking its tally to 1,35,796 and 113 deaths pushed the death toll to 6,283. Of these, 62 fatalities were reported in the last two days while the rest were from an earlier period, …
  • Maharashtra: Results of classes 10 and 12 board exams likely in July 22 Jun 2020 15:47 MUMBAI: Results of Maharashtra Board examinations for classes 10 and 12 are likely to be declared in July, a top official said on Monday. Results of class 12 (HSC) examinations may be declared by July 15 and that of class 10 (SSC) exam likely by July-end, …
  • Hall owners in Nashik seek permission for wedding ceremonies 22 Jun 2020 09:00 Representative image NASHIK: The members of Nashik Mangal Karyalay Lawns and Hall Association have sought permission to conduct weddings and other ceremonies inside the halls instead of those being carried out in open spaces. While the state government has …
  • Maharashtra records 186 more Covid-19 deaths 21 Jun 2020 22:07 While state’s recovery rate had crossed 50 per cent last week, it has again come down to 49.7% on Sunday. (Representational) Maharashtra added 186 more Covid-19 deaths to its toll on Sunday taking the total deaths in the state to 6,170. This is the highest …
  • 2006 Local train serial blasts: Convict seeks interim bail, says jail overcrowded amid pandemic 21 Jun 2020 21:31 Written by Omkar Gokhale | Mumbai | Published: June 22, 2020 1:31:31 am The committee, however, had directed courts to make a decision based on the circumstances of each case. (File) Sentenced to life imprisonment in the 2006 Mumbai local train blasts case …
  • No funds released by Pune’s TRTI to coach ST students between 2016 and 2019 for engineering entrance exams 21 Jun 2020 20:42 Written by Abha Goradia | Mumbai | Updated: June 22, 2020 12:59:31 am The RTI query was filed by a Chandrapur-based Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirant Aakash Bambode. (File) For three years, from 2016 to 2019, Pune-based Tribal Research and …
  • Second-highest single-day jump takes State tally beyond 1.3 lakh 21 Jun 2020 18:58 Maharashtra recorded its second-highest rise in COVID-19 cases in a single day on Sunday, with 3,870 new cases taking its tally to 1,32,075 — a fifth of the country’s total cases. Another 170 deaths pushed the State’s total death toll to 6,170. Of these, …
  • Mumbai has water for 42 days; BMC says do not panic 21 Jun 2020 18:41 The seven lakes and dams that supply drinking water to Mumbai have water stock that would last only 42 days. Since it hasn’t rained much in the catchment areas of these lakes, there is no increase in the water stock even as only eight days are left in June …
  • Over 4,000 Covid cases in Maharashtra police now 21 Jun 2020 18:38 Of the total cases, more than 2,400 are from Mumbai police alone, of which 31 police offices have died till now. (File) The number of coronavirus cases in the Maharashtra police crossed 4,000 on Sunday. While over 1,000 of the total are active cases, 47 …
  • Maha’s Covid deaths cross 6K mark, 3,870 more cases recorded (Roundup) 21 Jun 2020 18:37 Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Maharashtra on Sunday notched 3,870 Covid-19 cases – the second highest so far but marginally down from Saturday’s peak of 3,874, while Mumbai recorded its new high of 41 deaths, the maximum till date on a single day. The number of …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,870 to over 1.32 lakh; 101 deaths take toll to 6,170 21 Jun 2020 18:35 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Sunday reported 3,870 new COVID-19 cases and 101 deaths, including 41 from Mumbai, taking the total tally to 1,32,075 and fatalities to 6,170, a health official said. This is the second highest spike in the number of cases in …
  • Old Nashik area traders to observe Janata Curfew 21 Jun 2020 09:47 Traders at a meeting on Saturday NASHIK: Traders in the old city area have decided to observe Janata Curfew for a week beginning Sunday while residents have volunteered to observe it for two weeks, as this part of Nashik has witnessed a sharp rise in Covid …
  • MSEDCL bills shock power consumers 21 Jun 2020 09:47 Representative image NASHIK: A section of electricity consumers in Nashik city have received bill reflecting astronomically high units of power usage despite having cleared their dues in the past three months. The citizens, who have an average consumption …
  • In lockdown, postal employees deliver against all odds 21 Jun 2020 06:41 While crores of Indians stayed indoors after the lockdown to contain the COVID-19 pandemic came into force, around four lakh postal department employees across the country worked day in and out to keep essential services running. These unsung heroes risked …
  • Record 3,874 new corona cases in Maha; Mumbai’s highest 136 deaths 20 Jun 2020 19:02 Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) Maharashtra on Saturday notched single-day high of 3,874 coronavirus cases — up from peak 3,827 a day earlier — even as state capital Mumbai recorded its new high of 136 deaths in a day out of total 160 fatalities in the state. The …
  • Pace of Samruddhi expressway work slows 20 Jun 2020 08:50 Nashik/Aurangabad: The ‘Mission Begin Again’ of Maharashtra government to kick-start business activities has had a reverse impact on its ambitious Nagpur-Mumbai Super Communication Expressway project. Nearly 22% of the total workers of the project, …
  • Nashik: Meter readers barred entry to some bldgs 20 Jun 2020 08:50 Representative image NASHIK: With the lifting of the lockdown and life slowly returning to normalcy, meter readers of the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) have been given the responsibility of taking the exact meter …
  • Maharashtra: Govt directs teachers, staff at ashramshalas to report to work 20 Jun 2020 01:27 According to the notification, ashramshalas staff would have to visit localities within five to seven-kilometre radius from their school and impress upon students the need to return home every day rather than stay at these residential schools to ensure …
  • Over 100 RTI appeals heard online in three days 20 Jun 2020 01:07 Pune: The Maharashtra State Chief Information Commissioner (MSIC) heard more than 100 cases online in the last three days. Meanwhile, the remaining benches are also gearing up to hear pending Right to Information (RTI) cases online. State chief information …
  • 114 deaths in Mumbai, highest single-day toll 19 Jun 2020 22:50 Meanwhile, with 3,827 fresh Covid-19 cases on Friday, Maharashtra broke its Thursday’s record of highest single-day case count. (Representational) For the first time since registering its first death on March 17, Mumbai on Friday reported over 100 Covid-19 …
  • National bravery award winner boy goes missing 20 May 2017 11:07 Mrityunjay Bose, DH News Service, Mumbai/Jalagaon May 20 2017, 15:50 IST The boys - Nilesh (12) and Ganpat (7) - are missing from Muktainagar in Jalgaon district and there are fears that the duo could have been kidnapped. PTI file photo. A national …
  • Maha touches new high of 6,364 corona patients, 198 deaths 03 Jul 2020 17:30 Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases continued to break records with a new high of 6,364 – up from Thursday’s 6,330, and notched 198 deaths for the second time in three days, health officials said here on Friday. With the latest fatalities, …
  • Rising tomato prices leave consumers in a pretty pickle 03 Jul 2020 17:03 If it was the tomato growers who bore the brunt of Covid lockdown in late March-April facing problems in harvesting and marketing their produce, it’s now the turn of consumers. Prices of tomatoes have risen sharply to over ₹50 a kg, as against ₹20-30 a …
  • Covid fatigue frays essential workers 03 Jul 2020 16:30 By Vinay Dalvi, Rahi Gaikwad, Chaitanya Marpakwar, Linah Baliga, Kamal Mishra, Shashank Rao 100 days after the nationwide lockdown on March 25, Mirror speaks to frontline workers from various fields and finds that even the most dedicated are starting to …
  • Pune: Rising shortage of isolation, ICU beds at major hospitals 02 Jul 2020 20:45 According to the hospital-wise bed availability dashboard set up by the Pune division, allocated beds with oxygen supply are 1,362, of which 295 are vacant. (Representational) EVEN AS 800 to 1,000 fresh cases of Covid-19 are being recorded daily, providing …
  • Explained: In spite of ample labour & good rain, why soyabean seeds failed in Maharashtra 02 Jul 2020 18:53 Early sowing failed to bring any cheer as farmers from various parts of the state started complaining of germination failure in their fields. (Representational) Since the last week of June, farmers from various parts of Maharashtra have complained of …
  • 90-year-old beats coronavirus in Ahmednagar 02 Jul 2020 08:12
  • Micro containment zones rise up to 109 in PMC areas 01 Jul 2020 23:45 Pune: The civic administration on Wednesday increased the number of micro containment zones from 74 to 109 in areas under its limits following the recent spike in coronavirus cases. The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), in its first rearrangement of zones …
  • Uddhav Thackeray visits Pandharpur temple, prays for a ‘miracle’ 01 Jul 2020 22:55 Uddhav Thackeray said his government will take steps to develop Pandharpur. (File) Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday performed a ‘mahapooja’ at the Lord Vitthal temple in Pandharpur, on the occasion of Ashadhi Ekadashi. “I prayed to Mauli. We …
  • Maharashtra Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths cross 8,000 mark, CM prays for a miracle 01 Jul 2020 21:06 Residents practice yoga at the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation 1200-bed COVID Care Centre (CCC) (Express Photo by Amit Chakravarty) Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday performed a 'mahapooja' at the Lord Vitthal temple in Pandharpur, on …
  • Uddhav Thackeray visits Pandharpur, prays for miracle to overcome coronavirus crisis 01 Jul 2020 12:17 Thackeray and his wife performed the 'mahapooja' wearing face masks. Pune: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday performed the 'mahapooja' of Lord Vitthal at Pandharpur on Ashadhi Ekadashi and said he prayed for a miracle …
  • More Destitute Parents Want to Relinquish Children For Adoption During Pandemic, Mumbai NGO Says 30 Jun 2020 13:00 India 10:57 GMT 30.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The pandemic has not only triggered a health scare but uprooted the lives of the economically vulnerable. In India, this is seen in the millions of low-paid workers losing their source of income …
  • Pune: Liquor worth Rs 2 crore seized in 4 months 29 Jun 2020 02:47 Photo used for representational purpose only PUNE: The Pune rural police have seized illicit liquor worth Rs 2 crore and arrested 850 persons involved in either production or transportation of illicit liquor in the past four months. Police have registered …
  • Eatery worker hangs himself 28 Jun 2020 23:10 Pune: A 32-year-old man, who worked at a misal-paav eatery, was found hanging from the ceiling fan inside the shop at Dhankawdi behind Bharati Vidyapeeth campus in Pune on Saturday. The Bharati Vidyapeeth police found a four-page note, purportedly written …
  • Fireflies blink in unison sans fanfare 28 Jun 2020 00:12 Pune: The Jungle Resort in foothills of Bhimashankar, about 45km from the city, was booked completely for nearly 15 days around this time last year to catch a sight of the fireflies. The once-a-year courtship display during the first two weeks of June — …
  • Maharashtra: 6,368 fresh Covid-19 cases in state, 167 deaths 27 Jun 2020 21:15 Mumbai recorded 1,402 new positive cases on Saturday, reaching 74,252. (Representational) THE STATE recorded 6,368 positive cases of Covid-19, taking the total to 1,59,133 on Saturday. Health officials said out of them, 5,318 cases were freshly reported …
  • 6,368 new cases in Maharashtra, 167 deaths 27 Jun 2020 19:56 Mumbai recorded 1,402 new positive cases on Saturday, reaching 74,252. (Representational) The state recorded 6,368 positive cases of Covid-19, taking the total to 1,59,133 on Saturday. Health officials said out of them, 5,318 cases were freshly reported …
  • Maha Covid-19 cases again cross 5K mark, 167 more deaths (Roundup) 27 Jun 2020 16:54 Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) For the second consecutive day, Maharashtra Covid-19 cases again jumped above 5,000 at 5,318 on Saturday as against Friday’s 5,024 while the state death toll touched 7,273, health officials said. The state fatalities again catapulted …
  • Bulbbul movie review and rating: This is what audience say about Anushka Sharma's new offering 26 Jun 2020 22:28 Anushka Sharma teasing Virat Kohli is a perfect treat for cricket fans Anushka Sharma's new production Bulbbul stars Tripti Dimri, Avinash Tiwary, Paoli Dam, Rahul Bose and Parambrata Chattopadhyay, has impressed the audience and garnered positive …
  • Maharashtra: Complaint filed against Indurikar Maharaj for ‘violation’ of PCPNDT Act 26 Jun 2020 17:25 A video of Nivrutti Maharaj Indurikar had gone viral on social media, in which he was heard saying that if “intercourse with a woman is done on an even date, a male child will is born, and if it is done on an odd date, a girl child is born. (Source: …
  • Garbage-Free Cities: Noida moves up to get 3-star rating 26 Jun 2020 05:23 Image Source : INDIA TV Garbage-Free Cities: Noida moves up to get 3-star rating Noida in Uttar Pradesh has moved up to a three-star rating in a central government's ranking for garbage-free cities (GFC), said officials on Thursday. The Ministry of …
  • This memoir explores life under the mortal threat of a pandemic over 100 years ago 26 Jun 2020 05:15 "I thought if Yama had a kingdom anywhere it had to be here. The place was terrifying, the night was terrifying, the surroundings were terrifying and the state of my heart was terrifying." This kingdom of the dead, described as terrifying in …
  • 22 people fined for flouting mask rule 25 Jun 2020 23:23 Pune: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) on Thursday penalized 22 citizens of Rs 500 each for flouting the mask rule on the first day of action. “Special drives were conducted across the municipal areas to ensure adherence to the rule. Mostly, roads and …
  • Cops chase, nab interstate gang of truck robbers 25 Jun 2020 23:22 Pune: The Pune rural police, after a high-octane chase, arrested a seven-member gang from Madhya Pradesh for robbing a truck loaded with cigarettes worth Rs4.51 crore. The incident occurred on the Supa-Shirur Road, about 90km from Pune, late on Wednesday. …
  • Work on Surat-Ahmednagar national highway will start next year: Nitin Gadkari 25 Jun 2020 22:07 Union minister Nitin Gadkari. (PTI/File Photo) Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday announced the first greenfield national highway project between Surat in Gujarat and Ahmednagar in Maharashtra. Work on the 421-km …
  • MoUs with Chinese companies on hold, to be implemented if relations improve: Subhash Desai 24 Jun 2020 23:37 Maharashtra Industries Minister Subhash Desai. (File) Two days after stating that the Maharashtra government was planning to freeze the over Rs 5,000 crore memorandum of understandings (MoUs) it had signed with three Chinese companies, state Industries …
  • Mumbai Rain Updates- Intermittent Rainfall For The Next 48 Hours 24 Jun 2020 20:28 The city of Mumbai witnesses rain as monsoon knocks once again on the doors of Maharashtra. The Meteorological Department has predicted that in the next 48 hours there will be intermittent rainfall in Mumbai. Rainfall is said to occur at irregular …
  • Early sowing, but soyabean seeds fail to germinate in Maharashtra districts 23 Jun 2020 00:47 Timely onset of the monsoons had pushed farmers to hasten their sowing activities, especially in Marathwada and Vidharbha. Soyabean is a major kharif crop, with Maharashtra reporting around 40 to 42 lakh hectares of sowing. (Representational) Soyabean …
  • 263 new cases in Pune, 40% outside containment zones 22 Jun 2020 23:11 COVID-19 cases continued to pile up across Pune district, which witnessed another spike of over 250 cases till Monday evening, taking district’s total case tally to 15,942, said authorities. The district reported 263 new cases, while its death toll has …
  • Maharashtra: Early sowing, but soyabean seeds fail to germinate 22 Jun 2020 19:39 Soyabean is a major kharif crop, with the state reporting around 40 to 42 lakh hectares of sowing. (File) Soyabean farmers in parts of Maharashtra have started reporting early germination failure, which has put them in a fix. Growers in some parts of the …
  • 6 Maha districts have higher nCoV prevalence than nation’s finding 22 Jun 2020 01:25 Picture used for representational purpose only PUNE: The first phase of sero-surveillance conducted by the Indian Council of Medical Research in Beed, Parbhani, Nanded, Sangli, Ahmednagar and Jalgaon shows that 1.13% of the population in these six …
  • Maharashtra records 186 more Covid-19 deaths 21 Jun 2020 22:07 While state’s recovery rate had crossed 50 per cent last week, it has again come down to 49.7% on Sunday. (Representational) Maharashtra added 186 more Covid-19 deaths to its toll on Sunday taking the total deaths in the state to 6,170. This is the highest …
  • Maha’s Covid deaths cross 6K mark, 3,870 more cases recorded (Roundup) 21 Jun 2020 18:37 Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Maharashtra on Sunday notched 3,870 Covid-19 cases – the second highest so far but marginally down from Saturday’s peak of 3,874, while Mumbai recorded its new high of 41 deaths, the maximum till date on a single day. The number of …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,870 to over 1.32 lakh; 101 deaths take toll to 6,170 21 Jun 2020 18:35 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Sunday reported 3,870 new COVID-19 cases and 101 deaths, including 41 from Mumbai, taking the total tally to 1,32,075 and fatalities to 6,170, a health official said. This is the second highest spike in the number of cases in …
  • Duo in net for duping youths promising jobs 20 Jun 2020 23:14 Pune: The Pune rural police on Saturday arrested two persons for posing as Indian Navy officers and cheating many jobseekers over the past two years. The arrested duo duped youths from Pune, Satara, Sangli, Ahmednagar, Solapur, Osmanabad, Wardha, Washim …
  • Maharashtra: Former soldier arrested for posing as Major 20 Jun 2020 22:13 Offences of cheating and forgery were registered against him in Pune in 2014 and in Pimpri-Chinchwad in 2017. (Representational) A former soldier was arrested in Ahmednagar on Friday for allegedly posing as a Major and trespassing into the military base …
  • Pune: Two arrested for cheating youths on false assurance of jobs in Navy 20 Jun 2020 18:10 Police said probe was on to know if more persons were involved in the racket. (Representational) Pune Rural Police has arrested two persons for allegedly posing as Naval officers and cheating several youths on false assurances of recruiting them in Indian …
  • Sacked Army ‘deserter’ held in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar (Ld) 20 Jun 2020 14:45 Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), June 20 (IANS) The Ahmednagar Police in cooperation with Jammu and Kashmir Military Intelligence unit on Saturday arrested a former Army official who had been declared a ‘deserter’ and consequently sacked, an official said. Though …
  • Human-wildlife conflicts: Sharing space with wild animals 19 Jun 2020 18:44 Nitiveer Patil says he had not seen a bison till about 15 years ago. “Now I see them every other day,” says the 45-year-old farmer from Radhanagari in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur district, complaining about the damage the animal causes to his sugarcane crops. “ …