• Fire at Serum Institute of India an "accident": Sharad Pawar 22 Jan 2021 12:34 MUMBAI: The fire at the premises of Serum Institute of India (SII) was an "accident and there is absolutely no doubt about the integrity of scientists working with the Pune-based vaccine major, NCP president Sharad Pawar said on Friday. Pawar made the …
  • Registration of frontline workers closes in 4 days, 1.13L names in division so far 22 Jan 2021 07:47 Pune: The registration for frontline workers, who are part of phase 2 of Covid vaccinations, is set to close by January 25 midnight. Pune division — comprising Pune, Satara, Solapur, Sangli and Kolhapur districts — has so far registered 1.13 lakh names on …
  • Police thwart Shiv Sena bid to enter Karnataka border 22 Jan 2021 06:42 Police stop protesters at Shinolli checkpostBELAGAVI: Days after Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray made controversial remarks on the border dispute, police prevented Shiv Sena members from entering the state to protest the hoisting of a Kannada …
  • COVID-19 | Nearly 4,000 more recoveries, 2,886 new cases in Maharashtra 22 Jan 2021 05:52 Recoveries continued to outpace cases in Maharashtra on Thursday, with as many as 3,980 COVID-19 patients being discharged as opposed to 2,886 new cases. With 52 more fatalities, the State’s death toll has climbed to 50,634. The total case tally has …
  • Coronavirus | Need not fear COVID-19 inoculation: Maharashtra Health Minister 21 Jan 2021 05:36 Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Wednesday said while the 54% vaccination turnout across Maharashtra on Tuesday was not up to the mark, it was not particularly unsatisfactory. He clarified that there was a technical problem with the Co-WIN app, which was …
  • ‘Covid endemic if positivity rate stays at 5.5% till Feb-end’ 21 Jan 2021 01:21 Pune: The weekly test positivity rate for Covid-19 in the state, if it continues to hold at the current 5.5% till February-end, will cause the pandemic to enter the endemic stage, a top public health official has said. State surveillance expert Dr Pradeep …
  • Vaccinations surge in state, rural areas push up numbers 21 Jan 2021 01:21 Pune/Nashik/Kolhapur: Covid-19 vaccination in Maharashtra improved on Wednesday, largely due to the enthusiastic participation of beneficiaries from the rural areas. By 7pm, the state had reported vaccination of 18,166 beneficiaries, about 68% of …
  • Vaccination Day 3: Walk-ins, rural push see Maharashtra turnout jump to 68% 21 Jan 2021 00:48 In the three days of vaccination since January 16, a total of 51,650 health workers have been vaccinatedMUMBAI: The third day of Covid-19 vaccination on Wednesday saw an impressive surge in the number of recipients in the state—68% as compared to 52% the …
  • Gram panchayat polls: AAP-backed candidates foray into rural politics, win 96 seats 20 Jan 2021 10:42 Tasting electoral success for the first time in Maharashtra, Aam Aadmi Party-backed candidates won 96 seats in the state gram panchayat polls, the results for which were declared on Tuesday. The AAP-backed candidates had contested 300 seats in 13 districts …
  • Maharashtra: 53 per cent of targeted recipients get COVID-19 vaccines amid glitches 20 Jan 2021 06:22 By PTI MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday said that 14,883 healthcare staffers, or 52.68 of the targeted beneficiaries for the day, were administered COVID-19 vaccine doses across 274 centres in the state as the inoculation drive resumed after …
  • Maharashtra’s wellness rate nears 95%; active cases go below 50,000 20 Jan 2021 00:22 A robust 4,516 recoveries reported on Tuesday saw Maharashtra’s active COVID-19 cases decline below the 50,000 mark to reach 48,406. The State recorded 2,294 fresh cases, taking the total case tally to 19,94,977. As many as 50 fatalities saw the death toll …
  • Aspiring entrepreneurs to receive incubation and digitisation support in Karnataka 19 Jan 2021 12:30 Express News Service MYSURU: A first of its kind incubation centre has been launched in Mariayala, Chamarajanagar district recently. This producer network will create more employment opportunities and help in building self-reliant communities, empowering …
  • Ruling MVA, opposition BJP claim victories in panchayat polls 19 Jan 2021 09:00 Mumbai: The ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi, as well as BJP, claimed that they had performed well in the gram panchayat elections, results of which were announced on Monday. Gram panchayat elections are not contested on party symbols, but political parties …
  • Maharashtra Gram Panchayat polls: Setback for some senior leaders, triumph for others 18 Jan 2021 23:44 While some panels backed by political heavyweights won in the Gram Panchayat elections, others were defeated. A look at prominent leaders who had a stake in the Gram Panchayat elections, and how they fared. A panel of BJP and NCP was defeated by the Shiv …
  • Tandav stirs controversy, but it’s not the only one 18 Jan 2021 23:19 A Muslim boy and a Hindu girl kissing in The Suitable Boy, the name of a dog in Pataal Lok, a Pakistani actor in a starring role in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil… Amazon Prime Video’s Tandav is the latest in a long line of films and web series that have found …
  • MVA, BJP claim big gains in gram panchayat polls 18 Jan 2021 21:50 The ruling tripartite Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) has claimed to have won in more than 80% of the 12,711 gram panchayats where elections were held on January 15. Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) too has said that it emerged victorious in more than 6,000 …
  • Yediyurappa condemns Uddhav Thackeray’s statement on border towns 18 Jan 2021 14:10 Bengaluru Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Monday said that Mr. Thackeray’s statement over inclusion of regions having Maratha language and culture into Maharashtra smacks of arrogance. He added that the Mahajan Commission report is final on …
  • Maha panchayat poll results 2021 live updates 18 Jan 2021 10:20 The districts and the district-wise number of gram panchayats where polling is being held are as follows: Thane (158), Palghar (3), Raigad (88), Ratnagiri (479), Sindhudurg (70), Nashik (620), Dhule (218), Jalgaon (783), Ahmednagar (767), Nandurbar (86), …
  • Committed to bringing Marathi areas into Maharashtra: Uddhav 17 Jan 2021 23:30 Bringing Karnataka-occupied Marathi-speaking areas in Maharashtra will be true tribute to martyrs, says CMO Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said his government was committed towards incorporating into those areas of Karnataka where …
  • Maharashtra records over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases 17 Jan 2021 21:03 Maharashtra reported just 2,342 COVID-19 recoveries on Sunday as opposed to 3,081 fresh cases as the active case tally again rose incrementally to 52,653. The total case tally has now reached 19,90,759. With 50 more fatalities, the State’s total death toll …
  • 58% beneficiaries in PMR take shots after three-hr delay in getting started 17 Jan 2021 20:41 Pune: A short 38 days after the first person in the world was inoculated in the UK, healthcare workers across the state stepped out for Covid-19 vaccination on Saturday. Nearly 65% of the 28,500 registered beneficiaries turned up to get the vaccine, senior …
  • 71 health staffers refuse to get the shots in district 17 Jan 2021 20:41 Beneficiaries wait in the observation section inside a makeshift facility at Yamunanagar Municipal Hospital in Talawade on SaturdayPune: A total of 71 frontline health workers in the district refused to get the shots on the first day of the nationwide …
  • New U.P. ordinance also evoked in cases of alleged conversion to Christianity 17 Jan 2021 16:14 “In today’s age, can anyone force someone to convert to another religion?” asks Balchandra Jaysawar. A driver from Jaunpur district, Mr. Jaysawar was among three persons arrested by the Azamgarh police in December on charges of trying to convert Hindus, …
  • Uddhav Thackeray launches ‘revolutionary’ drive, cautions ‘can’t afford to let guard down’ 17 Jan 2021 02:08 The vaccination drive against Covid-19, inaugurated state-wide by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday, saw some technical glitches in the Co-Win app, a software designed for real-time registering of data of people who are vaccinated. State health …
  • Covid vaccination: Latest updates from Maha 16 Jan 2021 09:27 Jan 16, 2021, 14.37PM After fighting the deadly virus for almost 10 months, India is all set to begin the vaccination drive today (January 16, 2021). While Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be inaugurating the nationwide vaccination drive, Maharashtra …
  • Maharashtra's mini-general polls to test Uddhav Thackeray's MVA govt 16 Jan 2021 08:22 Image Source : PTI Voters show their identity cards as they wait for their turn to cast their votes for Gram Panchayat election, at Varunji village in Karad. A mini-general election at the grassroots level was completed without major incidents in 14,234 …
  • Just an exam between 100 women and soldier’s duty 16 Jan 2021 02:18 Pune: A written exam is all that needs to be cleared by a hundred women, mostly from rural Maharashtra, to achieve their dreams of joining the Indian Army. They had attended the first women’s recruitment rally for soldiers on general duty conducted by the …
  • Starting Jan 23: Indian Safari at Gorewada 16 Jan 2021 01:18 Nagpur: Finally, the 15-year-long wait is over. The Gorewada International Zoo, the signature project of the city conceptualized in 2005, will see the light of the day with the opening of the Indian Safari on January 23. The Indian Safari is the first …
  • Polling under way for GP elections in Maharashtra 15 Jan 2021 06:07 Image used for representational purposeMUMBAI: Polling for elections to over 14,000 gram panchayats in 34 of the total 36 districts in Maharashtra began on a peaceful note on Friday morning, an official said. The polls, being held with Covid-19 protocols …
  • Goa’s Chowgule Group splits into two following a family settlement 15 Jan 2021 01:53 The Chowgule Group, the 104-year-old Goa-based business conglomerate, has split into two following an “amicable” family settlement. Padma V Chowgule, Chairperson and Managing Director of the legacy flagship company, Chowgule & Co, will get control of …
  • Maharashtra: Covaxin shots to be administered in 9 centres, Covishield in 358 venues 14 Jan 2021 09:29 Nine vaccination centres have been selected to administer Covaxin shots, manufactured by Bharat Biotech, in Maharashtra. The J J hospital in Mumbai, B J Medical College in Pune as well as government medical colleges in Solapur, Ahmednagar, Nagpur, Kolhapur …
  • Maharashtra rural polls: Panchayat seats for sale, EC scraps 2 ‘auction elections’ 14 Jan 2021 03:14 In many pockets of Maharashtra, where elections to gram panchayats are scheduled to be held on January 15, democracy is up for sale — to the highest bidder. Complaints and videos of auctions for panchayat seats prompted the Election Commission on Wednesday …
  • Pune gets 1.13 lakh vaccine doses, 8 hospitals in district to vaccinate healthcare workers 13 Jan 2021 23:36 Of the 9.63 lakh Covishield vaccine doses for Maharashtra, a total of 11,240 vaccine doses have been set aside for the Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS). A total of 7,930 vaccine doses have been allocated for AFMS in Pune while 1,610 have been set aside …
  • Maharashtra: No Covid vaccine for minors, pregnant women, says Rajesh Tope 13 Jan 2021 15:38 Image Source : ANI Maharashtra: No Covid vaccine for minors, pregnant women, says Rajesh Tope Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Wednesday that the 'Covishield' vaccine will not be administered to people under 18 years of age, pregnant …
  • ‘Maharashtra will receive 9.83 lakhs vaccine doses in first batch’: D N Patil 13 Jan 2021 08:45 Dr D N Patil, from Directorate of Health Services, coordinates Maharashtra’s entire vaccine programme — from measles and rubella vaccination for children to regular polio drives. Since the last few months, he has been working on training health workers, …
  • Maha gets 9.63 lakh doses from Serum Institute 13 Jan 2021 02:18 A truck transports vaccines from SII to Pune airport on Tuesday to be flown to different statesMUMBAI/PUNE: Mumbai will receive its first consignment of the Covid-19 vaccine from Pune early on Wednesday, officials said. The BMC is expected to get …
  • State sees 2,936 new COVID-19 cases, 3,282 recoveries, 50 deaths 13 Jan 2021 00:54 Maharashtra on Tuesday reported 2,936 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally of infections to 19,74,488, the State health department said. With 50 more people succumbing to the viral disease, the cumulative death toll in the State mounted to 50,151, an …
  • Vaccine doses for state expected from Tuesday, over 500 vaccination sites ready: Maharastra health director 12 Jan 2021 04:35 Maharashtra Director of Health Dr Archana Patil on Monday said the state was expecting vaccine doses from Tuesday, and arrangements are being made to transport the doses to regional centres in the state. A total of 511 vaccination sites have been readied …
  • Artificial limbs donation camp helps 43 people 09 Jan 2021 12:36 Pune: Inlaks and Budhrani Hospital, the healthcare institution run by the Sadhu Vaswani Mission, held the annual prosthetics and artificial limbs donation camp at the hospital this week, with 43 patients receiving new limbs. The annual prosthetics camp …
  • Mumbai receives unseasonal rain; AQI remains ‘very poor’ for second consecutive day 08 Jan 2021 22:42 Mumbai received unseasonal rainfall on Friday, making for the second instance of rainfall in the month of January in the past decade. Generally, Mumbai does not receive rain during January, however, it did not help improve the city’s air quality. With a …
  • Rain lashes Mumbai, Thane; smog engulfs city amid worsening air quality 08 Jan 2021 11:48 Image Source : TWITTER Rain lashes Mumbai, Thane; smog engulfs city amid worsening air quality Mumbai and adjoining areas including Thane woke up to unseasonal rains on Friday morning. However, the city air quality remained severe to unhealthy in some …
  • Untimely January rain over Pune and Nashik to continue till Jan 9 08 Jan 2021 05:44 Pune city and neighbouring areas have reported light rainfall since Thursday afternoon. Thunderstorm activity was also reported at Nashik, Mahabaleshwar and Raigad districts during the evening hours. Pune city (Shivajinagar) recorded 3mm rain between 5.30 …
  • L-G Anil Baijal reviews Kamla Nagar market pedestrianisation project 08 Jan 2021 03:21 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Thursday reviewed the plan for pedestrianisation of Kamla Nagar market in north Delhi—a popular hangout, especially for Delhi University students. The North Delhi Municipal …
  • BJP ties up with Cong & NCP to keep Sena out in Khanapur gram panchayat 07 Jan 2021 13:50 The BJP on Tuesday allied with Congress and NCP to keep Shiv Sena out of power in Khanapur gram panchayat, where elections are scheduled on January 15. Khanapur in Kolhapur district is the home turf of state BJP president Chandrakant Patil. In the 2015 …
  • Maharashtra’s active case tally surges again; 2,570 discharged 07 Jan 2021 02:24 The pendulum swing in cases and recoveries continues in Maharashtra with the State reporting 4,382 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as opposed to just 2,570 patients being discharged. The active cases once more breached the 50,000 mark to reach 50,808. The …
  • Kolhapur district collector praises Dr DY Patil Hospital for work during pandemic 07 Jan 2021 01:38 At an event in Kolhapur, District Collector Daulat Desai praised the Dr DY Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Institute, Kadamwadi, for its work during the course of the Covid-19 pandemic. The district collector also felicitated Dr Sanjay D Patil …
  • Maharashtra CM’s directive: Seal industrial units discharging untreated waste in Panchganga river 07 Jan 2021 01:38 A fornight after thousands of fish were found dead in the polluted Panchganga river, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has directed the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) to seal the industrial units which release untreated waste in the river. The CM …
  • 9,000 families in slums of Pune, Kolhapur, Thane and Navi Mumbai get independent digital addresses 06 Jan 2021 18:21 In an unique project, as many as 9,000 families living in slums across Pune, Thane, Navi Mumbai and Kolhapur now have an independent digital address. The address is based on their latitude and longitude, and displayed as numbers and letters. Pratima Joshi, …
  • Quadruplets get a caring friend for life 06 Jan 2021 12:32 MUMBAI: If the quadruplets born to a Kandivli couple in March were a little older, they would think they had chanced upon Santa Claus. A South African citizen has extended an unusual gift of kindness — he has come forward to 'financially adopt' the …
  • Maha CM chairs meeting to discuss pollution in Panchganga r 06 Jan 2021 06:45 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 6 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday chaired a meeting to discuss the issue of pollution levels in the Panchganga river in Kolhapur and adjacent areas. The Chief Minister chaired a meet in …
  • Rain, thunder and lightning over Pune on January 8: IMD 05 Jan 2021 19:02 Pune and its surrounding areas will experience light to moderate rain accompanied by thunder and lightning on January 8, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD), Pune. Cloudy and overcast sky conditions, which have been prevailing since the …
  • Mumbai, nearby areas get light rain; AQI remains ‘poor’ 05 Jan 2021 00:10 Mumbai and adjacent areas, including Thane, recorded very light rain between Sunday night and Monday morning. The India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Santacruz observatory recorded trace rainfall in 24 hours ending at 8.30 am on Monday. Cloudy skies …
  • Maharashtra CM meets health officials, discusses logistics of vaccination process 05 Jan 2021 00:09 A day after the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) approved restricted emergency use of two vaccines, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray held a meeting on Monday to discuss the distribution and logistics of the Covid-19 vaccination process. “ …
  • ‘A new face’ of Maha farm crisis heads for Delhi 03 Jan 2021 23:45 All India Kisan Sangh is bringing 100 farmers including 35 farm widows from Kolhapur to join farmers’ protest at Delhi-PunjabNagpur: All India Kisan Sangh (AKS), the peasants’ wing of Communist Party of India (CPI), is bringing in widows of farmers who …
  • With Farmers’ Mart, 35 Maharahtra FPCs set up a marketing system 03 Jan 2021 17:19 Even as the controversy over the three farm laws has evoked sharp reactions from Punjab and Haryana farmers and experts are debating their pros and cons, 35 Farmers Producer Companies (FPCs) in Satara district of Maharashtra have joined hands to cultivate, …
  • Vax transportation problems unlikely in state, say experts 03 Jan 2021 00:22 A vaccine van arrives at a hospital during Saturday’s mock drillPune: State immunisation officer Dr DN Patil and state National Health Mission commissioner Dr Ramaswami N on Saturday said Maharashtra was unlikely to face any problems in transporting the …
  • Tracked down over 40% of 2,300 missing persons in Dec: Ahmednagar Police 02 Jan 2021 21:13 In December 2020, Ahmednagar Police traced 1,011 persons of 2,301 who had been missing since 2015 or later. Through operation Muskaan, the missing persons, which included 621 women and 390 men, were reunited with their families, Ahmednagar Police said. The …
  • Over 4,000 more recoveries recorded in Maharashtra 02 Jan 2021 00:18 As many as 4,279 COVID-19 patients were discharged on Friday, while 3,524 new cases were recorded in Maharashtra As per the State Health Department, active cases have dipped to 52,084 while the total case tally stands at 19,35,636. With 59 more fatalities, …
  • Covid vaccination drives will follow the election model 02 Jan 2021 00:06 Pune: For the first time since India began its national immunization programme in 1970s, it’s faced with the daunting task of vaccinating a substantial portion of its adult population — maybe even twice. It will be a massive endeavour. The only adult …
  • Maharashtra records 3,612 recoveries, 3,509 new cases 01 Jan 2021 00:48 Active cases dip to 52,902; recovery rate rises to 94.64%; 58 more deaths in State Maharashtra’s recoveries only marginally outweighed cases on Thursday, with only 3,612 COVID-19 patients being discharged as opposed to 3,509 new cases. As per the State …
  • Authorities seize P1.6-million smuggled cigarettes in Zamboanga City 18 Dec 2020 02:21 News / Mindanao / Authorities seize P1.6-million smuggled cigarettes in Zamboanga City Share it! [mashshare] ZAMBOANGA CITY – Police and military authorities intercepted 53 master cases of smuggled cigarettes, estimated to be worth P1.6 million, …
  • Zambo plans to construct 13 more COVID-19 isolation facilities 30 Jul 2020 03:18 ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 29 (PIA) - The City Government of Zamboanga will put up additional 13 COVID-19 clustered isolation facilities in several districts to cater to more patients as the number of cases is continuously arising. Mayor Beng Climaco said that …
  • Batasan bombing suspect captured 19 Jun 2020 07:26   ZAMBOANGA CITY – An Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) bomb-making expert involved in the bombing incident at the Batasan Complex in Quezon City 13 years ago that killed  Basilan Representative Wahab Akbar was arrested yesterday in a Muslim village in this city. …
  • Mumbai: Quarantined at municipal school, travellers complain of poor quality of food & unhygienic conditions 15 Jun 2020 22:33 Written by Laxman Singh | Mumbai | Published: June 16, 2020 3:47:24 am As per the Union government’s latest guidelines, international travellers will be kept in institutional quarantine for seven days and then another seven days in home quarantine. ( …
  • Zamboangueña  leads PNPA Class 2020 23 May 2020 15:39 ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 23 May) —  Fire Cadet First Class Lee B. Ann Palermo of Upper Calarian, this city, led Mandayug Class 2020 of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) during their simultaneous graduation rites on Friday – the PNPA in …
  • Bandra incident: Maharashtra cyber cell zeroes in on 30 persons for spreading fake news 16 Apr 2020 04:35 Image Source : INDIA TV Huge crowds gathered at Bandra station on Tuesday evening, in hopes that trains would be plying for their hometowns More than 30 accounts on various social media platforms, including a TV news channel, have been identified by the …
  • Coronavirus in Mumbai: City emerges as COVID-19 'hotspot' as cases cross 500-mark. Check BMC map 07 Apr 2020 10:58 Image Source : PTI Mumbai continues to account for a majority of the coronavirus cases in Maharashtra, the total number of cases has rose to 891 on Tuesday. Worst-hit by deadly coronavirus, Mumbai has emerged as 'hotspot' for COVID-19 in …
  • Covid-19 Live: 2 more cases reported in Dharavi 07 Apr 2020 07:56 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates First T: The first T is testing. If you don't test, you won't be able to find out which houses have been affected. It'll go on spreading. South Korea identified every single individual through large …
  • Fifth COVID-19 patient dies in Maharashtra, total positive cases at 125 26 Mar 2020 20:52 Express News Service MUMBAI: The 65-year-old woman who succumbed to COVID-19 on Thursday marked the fifth death of coronavirus in Maharashtra. The woman was from Govandi area of Mumbai, she was admitted in Tandon hospital and DY Patil hospital initially, …
  • Philippines: Zambo agri office begins steps vs. fall armyworm 13 Nov 2019 08:07 By Teofilo Garcia, Jr. ZAMBOANGA CITY -- The Office of the City Agriculturist (OCA) has launched a massive information campaign on the management of fall armyworm (FAW) or Spodoptera frugiperda, an invasive species which causes significant damage to crops, …
  • Nazarbayev Center to host 5th meeting of Astana Club Nov 11-12 29 Oct 2019 16:54 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On November 11-12, 2019, the Nazarbayev Center will host the fifth annual meeting of the Astana Club, the largest platform for discussing geopolitical and security issues in the region. During the two-day event, experts will discuss …
  • Laxman Savadi fails BJP in Kolhapur and Sangli, party wins only two seats out 18 24 Oct 2019 20:23 Express News Service BELAGAVI: The desperate attempts made by BJP to elevate Laxman Savadi to the Deputy Chief Minister (DCM) 's post in Karnataka hoping to capitalise on his strong links with voters in 18 assembly segments of Sangli and Kolhapur …
  • Zambo govt. to relocate informal settlers 20 Sep 2019 13:13 THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT of Zamboanga is set to relocate informal settlers, especially those near riverbanks and other areas exposed to geological hazards, as part of a contingency and safety plan following the recent flash floods that affected over 1,400 …
  • India: Most vulnerable stand top priority for Caritas India Flood Relief in Maharashtra 01 Sep 2019 06:41 Disaster affects everyone but the most vulnerable section of the society experience the major setback during such a humanitarian crisis. In most of the humanitarian disasters, vulnerable people usually get neglected due to their poorer health, lower …
  • Beng warns barangay chairmen 24 Aug 2019 01:40 MAYOR BENG CLIMACO has warned barangay chairmen who fail to clear public roads of all obstruction shall be slapped with disciplinary sanctions. Climaco’s warning came after the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urges mayors to put …
  • India: Flood situation remains grim in many parts of the country 09 Aug 2019 05:41 In Maharashtra, flood situation remains grim in Sangali, Satara and Kolhapur districts. One rescue boat overturned today near Brahmanal in Sangali district. Till now 9 dead bodies are recovered taking death toll in recent floods to 25. In Karnataka, Chief …
  • Heartbreaking, interesting tales by prisoners to President Magufuli 16 Jul 2019 17:49 By Louis Kolumbia @Collouis1999 [email protected] es Salaam. President John Magufuli visited Butimba Prison in Mwanza on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 where he was greeted with both tear-jerking and interesting tales by inmates. Some of the inmates, …
  • Polymer-lined ponds save water for farmers 04 Jun 2019 21:47 Jalasanchay is an affordable end-to-end water conservation solution. Mumbai: A new technique to conserve water for irrigation by creating artificial farm ponds is getting popular in rain scarce areas of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Karnataka. …
  • Centre consents changing old Mangkhi village to Mungankhun 19 Mar 2019 01:31 New Delhi, March 18 (PTI): The Centre has given its consent for changing the name of a village in Nagaland, taking to nearly two dozens the number of name-change proposals, including those of towns and railway stations, to be cleared in the past one year, …
  • SSS demands Sangli seat from Congress 15 Mar 2019 20:57 Shetti held a meeting with Congress leaders on Friday to discuss the demand for the Sangli seat. Mumbai: Raju Shetti-led Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana (SSS) has asked the Congress party to leave Sangli Lok Sabha seat for it. Interestingly, the Sangli …
  • Lok Sabha: 11 Proposals To Change Names Of Villages Pending With MHA 13 Dec 2018 00:08 The Home Ministry has informed the Lok Sabha of at least 11 proposals to change names of villages in five states that are pending with the central government. The central government has also given its 'no objection' to renaming of 22 villages, …
  • 11 proposals to change names of villages pending with Home Ministry 12 Dec 2018 12:30 At least 11 proposals to change names of villages in five states are pending with the central government, the Home Ministry has informed the Lok Sabha. The central government has also given its 'no objection' to renaming of 22 villages, towns and …
  • Guard loses motorcycle to robbers 19 Nov 2018 07:36 A security guard of a telecommunication company was robbed by three suspects wearing bonnets who took his motorcycle at the PLDT tower site in Barangay Mercedes, Zamboanga City on Saturday. According to police report, the victim identified as Ryan Coralat …
  • THANK GOD! It’s FRIDAY! 16 Nov 2018 06:06 For the Tetuan Parish, that very common expression means literally just that, for on Friday, November 16, 2018, at 7 in the evening at the Centro Pastoral, the concert UN NOCHE DE OFRECIMIENTO, will wow its audience. The four-part concert aims to raise the …
  • BJP govt approves renaming of 25 Indian cities 12 Nov 2018 00:41 BJP govt approves renaming of 25 Indian cities ISLAMABAD: The BJP government has given consent to the renaming of at least 25 cities and towns across India in the past one year and among the pending proposals is one for the state of West Bengal and …
  • Modi government renamed 25 towns and villages in last one year 11 Nov 2018 15:41 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: After Allahabad and Faizabad now it is time for West Bengal to be renamed as 'Bangla' as per sources, Centre has a proposal pending with it regarding the renaming of the state. In the past one year, the union …
  • Govt approved renaming of 25 places in past 1 yr 11 Nov 2018 14:51 NEW DELHI: The Centre has given consent to the renaming of at least 25 towns and villages across India in the past one year and among the pending proposals is one for the state of West Bengal, according to officials. Allahabad and Faizabad are the latest …
  • Govt approves renaming of 25 places in past one year 11 Nov 2018 10:41 NEW DELHI: The Centre has given consent to the renaming of at least 25 towns and villages across India in the past one year and among the pending proposals is one for the state of West Bengal, according to officials. Allahabad and Faizabad are the latest …
  • Pedestrian killed, 2 others injured in road accidents 11 Nov 2018 08:04 A pedestrian was killed while two others were injured, including a young boy, during two separate vehicular accidents at Barangay Sangali and Lower Calarian, Barangay Campung Islam, both in this city on Friday. Reports identified the fatality as Bahia …
  • Government approves renaming of 25 places in past one year 11 Nov 2018 07:53 NEW DELHI: The Centre has given consent to the renaming of at least 25 towns and villages across India in the past one year and among the pending proposals is one for the state of West Bengal, according to officials. Allahabad and Faizabad are the latest …
  • CHO continues to monitor measles cases 08 Nov 2018 07:29 The City Health office (CHO) continues to closely monitor measles cases in the city, as the outbreak declaration remains in effect. Assistant City Health Officer Dr. Kibtiya Uddin said the measles outbreak declared last February cannot be lifted yet as …
  • Smuggled gold worth Rs 18.2 crore seized in Bengal, two arrested 27 Oct 2018 17:20 Siliguri (West Bengal), Oct 27 (IANS) In one of the biggest crackdown on gold smuggling in the two years, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) seized 55 kg of smuggled gold worth Rs 18.2 crore from West Bengal’s Siliguri and arrested two persons, an …
  • Sulawesi, devastation does not stop Catholic volunteers (Photos) 19 Oct 2018 20:21 The earthquake caused landslides in at least 16 locations. On the field there is a task force that brings together various organizations. The story of an expedition to bring aid to the villages of Kulawi, about 85 km south of Palu. In the remote village of …
  • P100K worth of shabu seized from drug pusher 17 Oct 2018 07:59 About P100,000 worth of alleged shabu was recovered from a suspected drug pusher during a buy-bust operation at Doña Maria Drive, Barangay Tetuan, Zamboanga City, on Monday. Personnel of the Station Drugs Enforcement Team (SDET) of Police Station 6 …
  • Drug pusher nabbed in Sangali 13 Oct 2018 05:42 Personnel of Police Station 3 conducted a buy-bust operation at the Fishing Port in Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City that resulted in the arrest of a suspected drug pusher and the confiscation of more or less P40,000 worth of alleged shabu. Police report …
  • Fire damages house in Sangali 27 Sep 2018 05:20 A house was damaged by fire in Sitio Aplaya, Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City on Tuesday. Reports coming from Police Station 3 shows that the fire started inside the house of a certain Razma Gampal y Arudding, 27, married. Police said the house occupants …
  • Fisherman dies in freak accident 18 Sep 2018 06:31 A fisherman died after his foot was accidentally amputated when he was about to go fishing in the waters off Barangay Tumalutab, Sacol Island, Zamboanga City on Sunday. Police Station 4 report identified the fatality as Danny Sanchez y Reñedo, 26, married …
  • Maharashtra: Congress slams government on plan to levy cess on water from deep wells 01 Sep 2018 13:11 — By PTI | Sep 01, 2018 05:57 pm Kolhapur: The Congress Saturday criticised the Maharashtra government for its plan to levy cess on extraction of water from deep wells calling the move as anti-farmers. The opposition party also taunted the BJP-led …
  • Brawl inside canning factory, two hurt 27 Aug 2018 06:20 Two workers of a canning factory were stabbed and wounded by in a brawl at Seacoast Canning Factory, Barangay Talisayan, Zamboanga City on Saturday. The victims were identified as Abdula Wadja and Jamar Gani, both single and residents of Barangay Sangali. …
  • NGCP seeks investors for Mindanao-Visayas Interconnection Project 25 Aug 2018 05:57 The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) yesterday called out to possible investors for the Mindanao-Visayas Interconnection Project (MVIP) In a press conference held yesterday in a local hotel, Atty. Cynthia Perez-Alabanza head of NGCP’s …
  • ZCPO celebrates its 24th year 19 Aug 2018 06:11 The Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO), originally called the Zamboanga City Police Command (ZCPC) was activated in the month of August 1994. The new police unit replaced the defunct Zamboanga City Metro District Command        (MetroDisCom). 11 Police …
  • Coast Guard intercepts over 60 persons entering Zambo port 14 Aug 2018 05:57 Members of the Philippine Coast Guard - Zamboanga Station intercepted at least 63 undocumented Filipinos who were on board an inter-island vessel off the waters of Basilan. Zamboanga City Coast Guard Station chief, Lt. Commander Noriel Ramos said that …
  • (Together again?) Both Beng, Celso for NEA takeover 03 Aug 2018 06:14 (Enlightenment—Passage of the Day) Q.) WHAT SIGNS WILL SHOW US WHEN THE END NEARS IN THIS WORLD? A.) “FOR THERE SHALL ARISE FALSE CHRISTS, AND FALSE PROPHETS, AND SHALL SHOW GREAT SIGNS AND WONDERS; IN SO MUCH THAT IF IT WERE POSSIBLE, THEY SHALL DECEIVE …
  • Maratha bodies slam CM for ‘criminal’ remark 23 Jul 2018 22:02 Demand that Fadnavis apologise even as agitation enters its sixth day with protests across the state. Mumbai: The Maratha reservation stir entered its sixth day on Monday. By now, the agitation has fanned out to various cities in Marathwada and western …
  • Milk supply drops by 25 per cent in Mumbai 17 Jul 2018 22:06 Agitation has intensified in parts of Western and Northern Maharashtra. Mumbai: The milk agitation has intensified in parts of Western and Northern Maharashtra. Milk tankers from Gujarat were forcefully stopped by the protesters’ leader Raju Shetti, MP, …
  • (IMC uproar) Zamcelco to announce rebid result on August 2 17 Jul 2018 06:06 (Enlightenment—Passage of the Day) Q.) HOW DO WE HAVE TO LOVE GOD, OUR ALMIGHTY FATHER WHO’S IN HEAVEN? A.) “THOU SHALT LOVE THE LORD THY GOD WITH ALL THY HEART, AND WITH ALL THY SOUL, AND WITH ALL THY MIND, AND WITH ALL THY STRENGTH.” (MARK 12:30). Email: …
  • Lobregat hails Pacquiao for TKO Victory 16 Jul 2018 05:10 Congressman Celso Lobregat hailed boxing icon, Senator Manny Pacquiao on his technical knockout (TKO) victory over Argentinian Lucas Matthysse during a star-studded boxing match yesterday at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The boxing legend …
  • CHO continues dengue, measles monitoring 13 Jul 2018 06:27 The City Health Office (CHO) continues to monitor the status of dengue and measles cases in the city. Based on CHO data, only one case has been reported so far for July, but OIC City Health Officer Dr. Dulce Miravite urged residents to continue practicing …
  • Another death during Amarnath Yatra 12 Jul 2018 17:06 [India], July 12 (ANI): The Indo-Tibetan Border Police on Thursday carried another dead body to the nearest road head in Amarnath Yatra from the Baltal route. The 52-year-old man has been identified as Sambhaji from Sangali, Maharashtra probably died due …
  • Zamcelco out to prove their critics wrong? 09 Jul 2018 05:50 (Enlightenment—Passage of the Day) Q WHAT ARE THE FRUITS OF THE SPIRIT, FOR WHICH THERE’S NO NEED FOR LAW TO FOLLOW? A.) “THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT IS LOVE, JOY, PEACE, LONGSUFFERING, GENTLENESS, GOODNESS, FAITH, MEEKNESS, TEMPERANCE: AGAINST SUCH THERE IS …
  • Sayyaf militant captured in Zamboanga City 29 Jun 2018 16:37 ZAMBOANGA CITY – Local police have captured an Abu Sayyaf fighter, who allegedly took part in mass abductions and brutal murders of civilians in the southern Filipino province of Basilan over a decade ago. Police said Wahab Salapuddin, alias Abu Damdam, …
  • NCP’s Niranjan Davkhare to join BJP 23 May 2018 23:52 According to sources, Niranjan is eyeing re-election to the legislative council from his current constituency of Konkan Graduates. Mumbai: NCP’s youth leader and MLC, Niranjan Davkhare, resigned from the party on Wednesday and will be joining the BJP on …
  • Candidates of barangay, SK polls sign peace pact 10 May 2018 06:02 Over 300 candidates running for various posts in the upcoming Sangguniang Kabataan and Barangay elections yesterday signed a peace covenant sponsored by the Zamboanga City Police, Commission on Elections, Department of Interior and Local Government and the …
  • Public advised not to panic but be vigilant 10 May 2018 06:02 City Hall yesterday advised residents not to panic but to always remain vigilant and alert amidst the numerous challenges besetting the city. This, as some residents Wednesday expressed apprehensions in light of reports that military and police authorities …
  • CSMT to go green with wind power 09 May 2018 21:41 Mankhurd station is also on its way to be converted into a green station by March next year. Mumbai: After Asangoan and Neral - the Matheran section, it is the turn of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus heritage building to get illuminated with wind …
  • No hitting below the belt, please 05 May 2018 05:35 (Enlightenment—Passage of the Day) Q. WHAT’LL HAPPEN TO THOSE WHO REFUSE TO LISTEN TO OBJECTIVE CRITICISMS—ESPECIALLY, OUR TOP PUBLIC OFFICIALS? A.) “IF YOU REJECT CRITICISM, YOU ONLY HARM YOURSELF; BUT IF YOU LISTEN TO CORRECTION, YOU GROW IN …
  • 6 hurt in road mishap 03 May 2018 06:14 Six people were seriously injured in a motorcycle-tricycle collision on Tuesday along MCLL Highway, Barangay Culianan, this city. Injured were Nasri Jawali y Ahajin, 20, a tricycle driver, his passengers identified as Hansing Jalahin y Ahajin, 27; Basir …
  • Two apprehended as police raid ‘Tarian’ in east coast 02 May 2018 06:15 Operatives of the Sangali Police Station (Police Station 3) on Monday arrested two persons for engaging in illegal cockfighting or locally known as ‘Tarian’at Purok 5, Barangay Sangali, this city. Apprehended were Michael Luturio y Canas, 41, single, of …
  • Fisherman missing 13 Apr 2018 06:38 A fisherman was reportedmissing after he was allegedly shot by the security crew of a fishing vessel and fell into the water off Sibago Island, Tuburan Municipality, Basilan Province. A report reaching Police Station 4 shows that Rashid Akbar y Abdurahim, …
  • CHO extends measles vaccination 04 Apr 2018 06:22 The City Health Office has extended its measles outbreak immunization program as it fell short by more than 2,000 children to immunize to meet its 95% target. Dr. Ivy Iturralde, chief of the Epidemiology Surveillance Unit, told the press briefing Monday …
  • Measle cases in Zambo still in outbreak level - CHO 03 Apr 2018 07:40 Although the measles cases in the city have decreased in the past weeks, the City Health Office (CHO) said that the number of reported cases is still in the epidemic threshold or outbreak level. CHO Epidemiologist Dr. Ivy Iturralde said that for the months …
  • State govt reminded of its ‘constitutional’ duties, HC asks it to keep the public 01 Apr 2018 06:27 — By Narsi Benwal | Apr 01, 2018 12:15 am informed about monsoon preparedness Mumbai : The Bombay High Court recently reminded the Maharashtra government of its duty towards the public at large and particularly the obligation to raise the standard of …
  • Bhima Koregaon violence: Sambhaji supporters stage protest in Mumbai against demand for his arrest 28 Mar 2018 22:54 Supporters of Sambhaji Bhide stage protest in Mumbai  The supporters of Sambhaji Bhide, booked for Bhima Koregaon violence, today staged protest in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra against the demand for his arrest in this case. On January 2, a day …
  • Thane corporator Sandeep Pawar’s murderers arrested 21 Mar 2018 04:51 — By Prerana Bharade | Mar 21, 2018 09:08 am Thane: Four persons were arrested in connection with the murder of independent corporator by Thane anti-Extortion cell. The two more fled away while the police were successful to nab the four from Majiwada. The …
  • Golden Crescent Awards resume 19 Mar 2018 13:32 BOTTOMLINE BY Prof. Ali Yacub   “Those who struggle in Us (our path) unto them We shall show them our ways,” -Holy Qur’an, 26:29 “Actions are judged according to intentions, everyone will be recompensed according to what he intends,” -(Hadith) Holy Prophet …
  • He Wore A Black Short & A Collared Shirt 12 Mar 2018 06:48 A cadaver, in advance decomposition, was found by some playing children yesterday morning—May 11, in a river separating the barangays of Mercedes, Culianan and Pasobolong, the East Coast. The same kids were on their excursion, as the usual comes any Sunday …
  • Girl hurt in vehicular accident in east coast 11 Mar 2018 06:45 A girl landed in a hospital after she was accidentally bumped by a van driven by a businessman along MCLL Highway, Barangay Tictapul, Zamboanga City on Friday. The victim was identified as Majajoy Cantil Selomenio, 8, a pupil of Tagasilay Elementary School …
  • Measles death toll in Zamboanga City rise to 3 02 Mar 2018 09:51 (FILE PHOTO) After overcoming the reluctance of some parents to have their children vaccinated against measles in the wake of the Dengvaxia scandal, Davao City health workers were finally able to administer the antimeasles shots with the help of other …
  • Civil registration activities ongoing 21 Feb 2018 04:03 The City Civil Registrar’s Office under Atty. Eric Elias is currently conducting activities in connection with the Civil Registration Month celebration this February pursuant to Proclamation No. 682 issued in 1991 by then President Corazon C. Aquino. Atty. …
  • Mahigit 10 pulis na may katangi-tanging accomplishment sa Region 9, pinarangalan 20 Feb 2018 12:07 Ni Jun Cronico Eagle News Service ZAMBOANGA CITY (Eagle News) – Pinarangalan ng pamunuan ng Police Regional Office 9 ang kanilang sampung pulis ng medalya ng kagalingan (PNP merit medal) sa isang flag-raising ceremony sa Project 9, Brgy. Mercedez, …
  • Civil registrar's office holds awareness programs 20 Feb 2018 12:06 THE Zamboanga City Civil Registrar's Office is conducting activities in connection with the Civil Registration Month celebration pursuant to Proclamation 682 series of 1991. Lawyer Eric Elias said the ongoing activities are aimed to promote and …
  • Missing woman found dead in Zamboanga City 16 Feb 2018 12:48 ZAMBOANGA CITY – A 22-year old woman who had been reported missing by her family was found dead in Zamboanga City in southern Philippines. She was murdered. Police on Friday said the decomposing body of Rizza May Cuartocruz was recovered at Sitio Cabigan …
  • Three brothers tagged as suspects in killing 16 Feb 2018 07:06 The Sangali Police has identified three brothers as suspects in the killing of Arnel Pantaleon, a businessman and resident of Kilometer-18, barangay Bungiao last Tuesday. Chief Insp. Chester Natividad, Chief of the Sangali police station, identified the …
  • Measles outbreak declared in Zambo 13 Feb 2018 07:27 Mayor Beng Climaco has declared a measles outbreak in Zamboanga City in view of the 1,343 percent increase in measles cases recorded from January 1 to February 1 this year. This, based on Executive Order BC 333-2018 issued February 9 per recommendation of …
  • CHO reports measles outbreak 10 Feb 2018 04:30 The City Health Office recorded a total of 101 suspected cases of measles from January 1-27 representing a 1,343% increase as compared to the number of cases registered during the same period last year. The number is way more than the outbreak threshold …
  • 2 men nabbed for slay of woman in Zamboanga City 26 Jan 2018 09:10 ZAMBOANGA CITY—Police authorities here on Friday said two men were arrested for the killing of the 25-year-old bar guest relations officer, whose decomposing body was found on a vacant lot in front of the National Power Corporation (Napocor) in Barangay …
  • The Case is Closed 09 Jan 2018 05:07 Barangay eMedia, through its field reporter assigned in the East Coast partner Joe Rebollos, had the privilege to document the breakthrough of the Sangali Police about that story which was scribbled last week in this column—the coldblooded killing of a …
  • She was Shot in Her Own Bed 06 Jan 2018 07:17 Zamboanga City was baffled when it heard that news of a barbaric killing, in the East Coast, to a young lady inside their own bedroom, and while she was fast asleeptwo dawns ago. The victim did not see anymore the light of that day, as she was later …
  • Climaco orders sustained police visibility in Zambo 22 Dec 2017 06:02 Mayor Beng Climaco has instructed the Zamboanga City Police Office under the leadership of Sr. Supt. Neri Vincent Ignacio to strengthen police visibility in the city even as she reminded the security forces that extended martial law remains in effect in …
  • Zamboanga police receive 3 patrol cars 19 Dec 2017 11:56 THE City Government has turned over three brand new vehicles worth P4.17 million to the Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) as part of its commitment to support the security sector. Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar led the turnover of the vehicles that …
  • Beng turns over 3 police cars to ZCPO 19 Dec 2017 06:36 Mayor Beng Climaco aggressively pursues commitment to support the security sector as she turned over 3 brand new Ford Ranger vehicles to the Zamboanga City Police Office for use of police stations 1 (Vitali), 2 (Curuan) and 3 (Sangali). Each Ford Ranger …
  • Positive side 11 Dec 2017 06:45 (Enlightenment—Passage of the Day) Q.)WHAT’S THE MOST COMPELLING STATEMENT IN THE HOLY BIBLE AIMED TO PEOPLE WITH VAST WEALTH ON EARTH, YET SPIRITUALLY THEY’RE WRETCHED? A.) “FOR WHAT SHALL IT PROFIT A MAN, IF HE SHALL GAIN THE WHOLE WORLD, AND LOSE HIS …
  • Stepson kills stepdad over ‘Tuba’ 06 Dec 2017 06:00 An elderly man was axed to death by his stepson at Sitio Mala, Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City on Monday. Police Station 3 commander Chief Insp. Chester Natividad identified the  victim as Sulficio Noyat y Alfonso, 70, married, of the said barangay. …
  • BFAR IX implements closed fishing season on sardines 02 Dec 2017 06:48 The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Regional Office No. IX, Zamboanga held yesterday its 6th Send-Off Ceremony of the 28 patrol boats to commence monitoring and surveillance activities in relation to the annual closed season for the conservation …
  • Two suspected Abu Sayyaf members nabbed in Zamboanga 23 Nov 2017 03:57 Two suspected members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) were arrested by joint police and military personnel in Sitio Malasugat, Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City, on Tuesday. A report coming from Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) identified the suspects as …
  • Troops arrest 8 Abu Sayyaf bandits 22 Nov 2017 15:22 GOVERNMENT security forces have arrested eight suspected members of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in two separate law enforcement operations in Western Mindanao, officials announced on Wednesday, November 22. Arrested were the following: Omar Amping, 39; …
  • OCVet staffs undergo training 21 Nov 2017 13:21 OFFICIALS from the Human Society International (HSI) are in Zamboanga City to train veterinarian and technical personnel of the City Government on the new trends in mass dog vaccination applications. Dr. Mario Ariola, City Veterinarian Office chief, said …
  • Humane Society Int’l trains city vets 21 Nov 2017 07:10 Officials from the Human Society International (HSI) are in the city to train City Government veterinarians and technical personnel on new trends in mass dog vaccination applications pilot testing the project in 20 selected barangays. City Veterinarian Dr. …
  • Young leaders take over key City Gov’t posts 13 Nov 2017 06:48 Some 42 young leaders will take over key posts of the City Government starting today, November 13, as they undergo a 6-day Rotary Club training aimed to develop youth’s potentials as servant leaders of tomorrow. This, as Mayor Beng Climaco has issued …
  • JUEGO NA ZAMBOANGA BASEBALL CHAMPION MMAA 09 Nov 2017 08:37 Juego de Baseball na Zamboanga 2017, el ya gana na Secondaria Baseball Champion. MMAA ( manicahan Mercedes athletics Association) 2nd CVAA Curuan Vitali Athletics Association . Na elementaria baseball – Champion  ALAA contra CVAA . 2nd el CVAA , 3rd MMAA, …
  • Black bugs ‘invade’ Sangali Police Station 05 Nov 2017 06:46 The police station in Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City was reportedly invaded by thousands of black bugs since Wednesday. According to Chief Inspector Chester Natividad, station commander, starting last Wednesday night they have already noticed that many …
  • Police nab armed jeepney dispatcher 04 Nov 2017 07:37 A public utility jeepney (PUJ) dispatcher was nabbed by intelligence operatives of Police Station 11 for illegally possessing a handgun at the Sangali-Bunguiao terminal area along Tomas Claudio Street, Barangay Zone III, Zamboanga City, on Thursday. Randie …
  • Coast Guard rescues 31 fishermen off Zamboanga City 15 Oct 2017 07:19 ZAMBOANGA CITY — Thirty-one fishermen were rescued by the Coast Guard after their boat was capsized by big waves Sunday dawn off the sea east of this city.   Zamboanga Coast Guard Station chief Lt. Cmdr. Alvin Dagalea said travel of all vessels were also …
  • Oil spill in Sangali Port  15 Oct 2017 06:36 Personnel from the Western Mindanao Power Corporation yesterday morning conducted clean-up operations to clean up the oil spill along the shoreline of the fishing port in barangay Sangali, this city. This after a leak transpired in the main pipeline of the …
  • Man who tries to rape girl, busted 27 Sep 2017 06:16 A man was arrested for allegedly trying to rape a young woman in Barangay Sangali, Zamboanga City, Monday night. Police Station 3 Commander, Chief Inspector Chester Natividad said, a certain Reynold Sotomil y Ignaico, 21, single, of the said place …
  • Zambo’s master dev’t plan now ready for SP approval 27 Sep 2017 06:16 The City Planning and Development Coordinator’s Office submitted on Monday the final draft of the master development plan (MDP) of Zamboanga City to Mayor Beng Climaco who in turn will forward the same to the Sangguniang Panlungsod for approval into a …
  • PhilHealth holds ‘Alaga Ka’ caravan in Zamboanga 19 Sep 2017 13:02 THE Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) reeled off on Tuesday, September 20, its series of caravan to inform the public, especially the indigents, on the programs and benefits of the agency. The caravan, dubbed as “Alaga Ka” or " …
  • Car rams pedicab, three hurt 01 Sep 2017 06:26 There persons, including a girl, were seriously injured after they were accidentally rammed by a car along Sitio Islamic, Barangay Sangali, this city, the other day. The victims were identified as Lannie Rose Lumacad y Ascalon, 25, married, Erica Jane …
  • Man stabbed in Sangali 01 May 2017 06:36 A man was stabbed and wounded near an internet café in Barangay Sangali, this city, yesterday dawn. The victim was identified as Aljin Alih y Fullo, 21, single and a resident of the said barangay. Police report disclosed that the victim attempted to evade …
  • Dead sunfish found in Sangali 01 Mar 2017 05:07 A dead sunfish that was found in Barangay Sangali is causing concern among residents of Zamboanga City. The sunfish was found lifeless, floating on the waters off Sangali in the east coast of the city, Monday morning According to a report, the carcass of …
  • Registration of frontline workers closes in 4 days, 1.13L names in division so far 22 Jan 2021 07:47 Pune: The registration for frontline workers, who are part of phase 2 of Covid vaccinations, is set to close by January 25 midnight. Pune division — comprising Pune, Satara, Solapur, Sangli and Kolhapur districts — has so far registered 1.13 lakh names on …
  • COVID-19 | Nearly 4,000 more recoveries, 2,886 new cases in Maharashtra 22 Jan 2021 05:52 Recoveries continued to outpace cases in Maharashtra on Thursday, with as many as 3,980 COVID-19 patients being discharged as opposed to 2,886 new cases. With 52 more fatalities, the State’s death toll has climbed to 50,634. The total case tally has …
  • Maharashtra: Avian flu in poultry birds of 16 districts 21 Jan 2021 23:37 The National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases in Bhopal, a nodal body for testing cases of bird flu, on Thursday confirmed that poultry birds (chicken) in 16 districts of Maharashtra have died due to Avian Influenza. Bird flu has been found in …
  • Bird flu in poultry spreads to 6 states, Punjab joins the tally 21 Jan 2021 12:16 NEW DELHI: The centre, on Wednesday, confirmed fresh cases of bird flu in Punjab for poultry taking the tally to six states where the disease has been found in poultry. The bird flu in poultry samples was earlier confirmed in states like Kerala, Madhya …
  • Maharashtra bird deaths: Toll stands at 12,752 21 Jan 2021 09:21 WITH 4,479 bird deaths recorded in Maharashtra on Tuesday, the toll has risen to 12,752 in the past 12 days. Of the total, 4,351 poultry birds were found dead across the state, the highest toll in a day since January 8. Of them, around 3,700 poultry birds …
  • Coronavirus | Need not fear COVID-19 inoculation: Maharashtra Health Minister 21 Jan 2021 05:36 Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Wednesday said while the 54% vaccination turnout across Maharashtra on Tuesday was not up to the mark, it was not particularly unsatisfactory. He clarified that there was a technical problem with the Co-WIN app, which was …
  • Bus hits bike, dumper runs over pillion rider after fall 21 Jan 2021 01:23 Pune: A woman, riding pillion on a motorcycle, was run over by a dumper and her husband was injured when the couple fell of the two-wheeler after being rammed by a luxury bus near Mamabadevi Chowk at Camp on Monday night. The junction connects vehicular …
  • Vaccinations surge in state, rural areas push up numbers 21 Jan 2021 01:21 Pune/Nashik/Kolhapur: Covid-19 vaccination in Maharashtra improved on Wednesday, largely due to the enthusiastic participation of beneficiaries from the rural areas. By 7pm, the state had reported vaccination of 18,166 beneficiaries, about 68% of …
  • 9 centres in Pune region achieve target of 100 vaccinations each 21 Jan 2021 00:52 A total of nine vaccination sites across Pune region — comprising Pune, Satara and Solapur districts — performed well on Wednesday and achieved their targets of completing 100 vaccinations each. While two sites in Pune district completed 100 vaccinations …
  • Avian flu: Punjab 6th State to report infection in poultry 20 Jan 2021 21:47 Punjab on Wednesday became the sixth State in the country to report avian flu in poultry birds after Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, according to an official release here. The Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD …
  • Vaccination Day 2: 52.6 per cent beneficiaries vaccinated in state, 48 per cent in Pune district 20 Jan 2021 08:00 A total of 14,883 healthcare workers, or 52.68 per cent of intended beneficiaries, were vaccinated across 274 centres in Maharashtra on Tuesday, on the second day of the vaccination rollout in the state. When contacted, Dr Archana Patil, Director of Health …
  • Avian influenza confirmed in ten states for crows migratory 20 Jan 2021 07:22 New Delhi [India], January 19 (ANI): The central government on Tuesday informed that avian influenza has been confirmed in five states for poultry birds and in 10 states for the crow, migratory and wild birds till January 19. Further, bird flu has been …
  • Maharashtra: 53 per cent of targeted recipients get COVID-19 vaccines amid glitches 20 Jan 2021 06:22 By PTI MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday said that 14,883 healthcare staffers, or 52.68 of the targeted beneficiaries for the day, were administered COVID-19 vaccine doses across 274 centres in the state as the inoculation drive resumed after …
  • Maharashtra’s wellness rate nears 95%; active cases go below 50,000 20 Jan 2021 00:22 A robust 4,516 recoveries reported on Tuesday saw Maharashtra’s active COVID-19 cases decline below the 50,000 mark to reach 48,406. The State recorded 2,294 fresh cases, taking the total case tally to 19,94,977. As many as 50 fatalities saw the death toll …
  • 11 sugar mills face action for starting operations without crushing licence 19 Jan 2021 15:35 Sugar Commissioner Shekhar Gaikwad has penalised 11 sugar mills in the state for starting operations without obtaining crushing licence. Senior officers of the commissionerate said the list included mills run by senior NCP and BJP leaders in Pune and …
  • Maharashtra Gram Panchayat poll: Several heavyweights fail the poll test in their own backyard 19 Jan 2021 05:36 A former chief minister, a serving state party chief, and an Union minister were among those who suffered defeat in their own backyards in the Maharashtra Gram Panchayat polls, which saw several established village panels bite the dust. In Karad South, …
  • MVA set to dominate, BJP, Sena neck and neck for top position 19 Jan 2021 02:39 As the counting of votes polled in Maharashtra gram panchayat elections continues, the BJP is slightly ahead of the Shiv Sena in a tight race for the single largest party, with the NCP following close behind. The elections were not fought on party symbols, …
  • India's COVID-19 vaccination drive hits bump due... 18 Jan 2021 11:17  17 Jan 2021 - 21:33 A paramedic fills a syringe with COVISHIELD, a COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Serum Institute of India, before administering it to a colleague during one of the world's largest COVID-19 vaccination campaigns at a health centre in …
  • Maha panchayat poll results 2021 live updates 18 Jan 2021 10:20 The districts and the district-wise number of gram panchayats where polling is being held are as follows: Thane (158), Palghar (3), Raigad (88), Ratnagiri (479), Sindhudurg (70), Nashik (620), Dhule (218), Jalgaon (783), Ahmednagar (767), Nandurbar (86), …
  • India’s vaccination drive hits bump due to app glitch 18 Jan 2021 07:52 SATARA: India’s Covid-19 vaccination drive was still facing some delays on Sunday after it hit a bump on the first day due to glitches in an app used to coordinate the campaign, according to officials in some states. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched …
  • Former guard robs gold from resident's home 18 Jan 2021 03:16 Three people arrested by Vimantal police in the case; they tried to steal 25 tolas of gold from the house Vimantal police have arrested two security guards for breaking into the flat of an IT engineer from a posh society and stealing 25 tolas of gold. The …
  • Maharashtra records over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases 17 Jan 2021 21:03 Maharashtra reported just 2,342 COVID-19 recoveries on Sunday as opposed to 3,081 fresh cases as the active case tally again rose incrementally to 52,653. The total case tally has now reached 19,90,759. With 50 more fatalities, the State’s total death toll …
  • 58% beneficiaries in PMR take shots after three-hr delay in getting started 17 Jan 2021 20:41 Pune: A short 38 days after the first person in the world was inoculated in the UK, healthcare workers across the state stepped out for Covid-19 vaccination on Saturday. Nearly 65% of the 28,500 registered beneficiaries turned up to get the vaccine, senior …
  • Bird death count surpasses 5,000-mark in Maharashtra 17 Jan 2021 20:41 Pune: The number of bird deaths in the state crossed 5,000, as 982 poultry birds were found dead in Thane, Raigad, Satara, Sangli and Ahmednagar, among other locations, on Saturday. The animal husbandry department officials said more bird samples from the …
  • Techie dead, friend injured in accident 17 Jan 2021 20:41 Pune: A 27-year-old software engineer was killed and his friend suffered injuries after their motorcycle was hit by a vehicle on the flyover in Bavdhan on Katraj-Dehu Road bypass around 8pm on Saturday. The Hinjewadi police identified the techie as Sagar …
  • India's COVID-19 vaccination drive hits bump due to app glitch 17 Jan 2021 09:55 SATARA/BHUBANESWAR (Reuters) - India’s COVID-19 vaccination drive hit a bump on the first day due to glitches in an app called Co-Win that is being used to coordinate the campaign, according to several officials involved in the immunisation programme. …
  • 10 cases of mild adverse reaction to vaccine recorded in state 17 Jan 2021 09:50 Of the 18,328 people vaccinated in Maharashtra on Saturday, 10 recipients suffered mild adverse reactions, including nausea, vomiting, and anxiety. “We have 14 cases reported from all districts. Close scrutiny of each case was carried out and four were …
  • Poultry sales dip at shops and restaurants 16 Jan 2021 16:57 BIRD FLU PECKS AWAY AT BUSINESS Chicken, egg sales down by 50% at poultry stores; eateries see a shift to mutton and 25-30% dip in chicken consumption While the poultry industry was one of the many that got impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is now …
  • Maharashtra's mini-general polls to test Uddhav Thackeray's MVA govt 16 Jan 2021 08:22 Image Source : PTI Voters show their identity cards as they wait for their turn to cast their votes for Gram Panchayat election, at Varunji village in Karad. A mini-general election at the grassroots level was completed without major incidents in 14,234 …
  • Just an exam between 100 women and soldier’s duty 16 Jan 2021 02:18 Pune: A written exam is all that needs to be cleared by a hundred women, mostly from rural Maharashtra, to achieve their dreams of joining the Indian Army. They had attended the first women’s recruitment rally for soldiers on general duty conducted by the …
  • Pune Police recover opium poppies from car, driver held 16 Jan 2021 02:00 Pune Police have arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly possessing up to 17.2 kilograms of opium poppies. The accused, Mahipal Ganpat Bishnoi (30), hails from Jodhpur, Rajasthan and currently resides at Harpale Wasti in Fursungi. Police stated two …
  • Polling for 649 gram panchayats in district records over 80% turnout 16 Jan 2021 02:00 POLLING for 649 gram panchayats in Pune district on Friday saw over 80 per cent turnout. Officials said all safety protocols in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic were followed during the polling, which began at 7.30 am and ended at 5.30 pm. The results will be …
  • Maharashtra educator gets award for novel teaching method in lockdown 15 Jan 2021 14:20 LATUR: A Maharashtra teacher, who did not allow coronavirus-induced lockdown to come in the way of continuing his classes for his students in rural areas, has won recognition for his efforts that involved use of conference calls and storytelling. Balaji …
  • Polling under way for GP elections in Maharashtra 15 Jan 2021 06:07 Image used for representational purposeMUMBAI: Polling for elections to over 14,000 gram panchayats in 34 of the total 36 districts in Maharashtra began on a peaceful note on Friday morning, an official said. The polls, being held with Covid-19 protocols …
  • 382 birds reported dead in Maharashtra 15 Jan 2021 04:31 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 15 (ANI): Cases of bird flu are spreading in Maharashtra with 382 bird deaths reported from nine districts on Thursday, taking the toll to 3,378 across the state. According to the state department, samples of birds …
  • Maharashtra Govt identifies six centres for administering Covaxin, says beneficiaries’ consent necessary 15 Jan 2021 03:09 Ahead of the launch of the ambitious vaccination programme against SARS-CoV-2 on January 16, six centres in Maharashtra are set to receive 2,000 doses each of Covaxin – the country’s first indigenous vaccine developed by Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech. …
  • Bird deaths now in Raigad, toll rises to 3,378 in 24 districts 15 Jan 2021 03:07 The number of districts that recorded unexplained bird deaths in Maharashtra increased to 24 on Thursday, with Raigad recording three poultry birds deaths that may be linked to Avian Influenza or bird flu. The number of dead birds in the state since …
  • Maharashtra bird toll rises to 2359, 481 in a day 14 Jan 2021 03:19 The number of bird deaths in Maharashtra since January 8 has reached 2,359 with 481 deaths recorded across the state on Wednesday. Of the 481 cases, 455 were poultry birds. Of these, 294 birds died in Yavatmal, 18 in Latur, three each in Beed and …
  • Maharashtra: Among 484 medical facilities audited, 90% don’t have NOC from fire dept 14 Jan 2021 03:14 In an assessment carried out across 484 government hospitals and other medical facilities in Maharashtra after a fire in Bhandara district general hospital killed 10 newborns, officials have found that except for a small handful, none of these facilities …
  • 16 Maharashtra districts report bird deaths, culling begins in Latur 13 Jan 2021 08:45 Sixteen districts in Maharashtra have reported cases of bird deaths so far, with Yavatmal, Amravati and Bhandara reporting fresh cases on Tuesday. With this, 1,839 bird deaths have been reported since Friday. Officials also reported 200 poultry bird deaths …
  • 21 culverts to be repaired on Ambil Odha, another stream 13 Jan 2021 05:59 Pune: Around 21 culverts on the Ambil Odha, damaged during two consecutive monsoons, and a stream along the Sinhagad Road would be strengthened and repaired at an estimated cost of Rs40 crore. The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has started the tendering …
  • Bypass entry & exit points a maze for citizens, custodians 13 Jan 2021 05:57 Pune: The traffic police have identified at least six entry and exit points between Bhumkar and Navale bridges along the busy Katraj-Dehu Road bypass as “vulnerable spots” requiring urgent attention to avert accidents. “We want the National Highways …
  • State to cull 80k birds from today in Parbhani; all 36 dists on alert 12 Jan 2021 12:57 Mumbai: With more than 1,200 avian flu deaths confirmed in Maharashtra, the government has ordered culling to begin on Tuesday in the most infected clusters starting with a village in Parbhani district in Marathwada where close to 80,000 birds will be …
  • Latur poultry birds died of avian influenza: Animal husbandry dept 12 Jan 2021 12:57 Pune: The animal husbandry department, Maharashtra, has declared Latur poultry bird deaths as confirmed cases of avian flu and is likely to implement all protocols, including humane culling of poultry birds, in the infected zones at two places in the …
  • Woman fractures leg as auto overturns 12 Jan 2021 12:55 Pune: A 27-year-old woman fractured her leg after the driver of an autorickshaw, in which she was travelling, lost control of the vehicle while negotiating a speed breaker and overturned near Bharati hospital on Pune-Satara Road on Saturday night. Deepa …
  • Pune: 3 killed, 18 injured in seven accidents 12 Jan 2021 04:24 In one accident, a truck carrying heavy paper rolls crashed through the iron railings of Bhumkar bridge and fell on the service lane below, hitting an autorickshaw and a motorcycle rider.PUNE: Three persons were killed and 18 others were injured, one of …
  • Mumbai, Thane report cases of bird flu, BMC issues guidelines 11 Jan 2021 23:55 A day after Maharashtra became the latest in the list of states that reported bird flu cases, three crows found dead in Mumbai and 17 birds in Thane tested positive for Avian Influenza on Monday. While samples of crows and herons from Mumbai, Ghodbunder in …
  • NHAI starts acquiring land for 4-laning of palkhi routes 10 Jan 2021 05:27 Pune: The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has started the land acquisition process in Pune district for a Rs3,750 crore project for the four-laning of Sant Dnyaneshwar and Sant Tukaram palkhi procession routes. Land is being acquired along the …
  • Pune receives record rainfall for January in 73 years 09 Jan 2021 12:20 Pune on Friday surpassed the city’s all time January rainfall record of 73 years. With 32.5 mm, Pune city (Shivajinagar) broke the all-time rainfall (24 hours) record for this month. Till now, the city’s wettest January day was January 23, 1948 (22.3mm). …
  • Mumbai receives unseasonal rain; AQI remains ‘very poor’ for second consecutive day 08 Jan 2021 22:42 Mumbai received unseasonal rainfall on Friday, making for the second instance of rainfall in the month of January in the past decade. Generally, Mumbai does not receive rain during January, however, it did not help improve the city’s air quality. With a …
  • Maharashtra: 3 killed, 64 hurt as overcrowded tempo falls in gorge in Raigad 08 Jan 2021 22:40 Three persons were killed and 64 sustained injuries after an overcrowded tempo carrying people returning from a wedding fell in a gorge at Kudpan in Poladpur taluka of Raigad district on Friday. The deceased have been identified as Vidoba Jore, Tukaram …
  • Rain lashes Mumbai, Thane; smog engulfs city amid worsening air quality 08 Jan 2021 11:48 Image Source : TWITTER Rain lashes Mumbai, Thane; smog engulfs city amid worsening air quality Mumbai and adjoining areas including Thane woke up to unseasonal rains on Friday morning. However, the city air quality remained severe to unhealthy in some …
  • Untimely January rain over Pune and Nashik to continue till Jan 9 08 Jan 2021 05:44 Pune city and neighbouring areas have reported light rainfall since Thursday afternoon. Thunderstorm activity was also reported at Nashik, Mahabaleshwar and Raigad districts during the evening hours. Pune city (Shivajinagar) recorded 3mm rain between 5.30 …
  • Bizman in net for duping retd teacher of Rs 65 lakh 07 Jan 2021 11:19 Pune: The city police’s economic offences wing (EoW) on Tuesday night arrested a businessman on the charge of duping a retired teacher of Rs65 lakh on the pretext of promising higher returns since November 2014. The police have invoked charges under the …
  • Maharashtra’s active case tally surges again; 2,570 discharged 07 Jan 2021 02:24 The pendulum swing in cases and recoveries continues in Maharashtra with the State reporting 4,382 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as opposed to just 2,570 patients being discharged. The active cases once more breached the 50,000 mark to reach 50,808. The …
  • Pune start-up helps farmers make crops more resilient to changing climate 06 Jan 2021 18:21 The rising instances of untimely or heavy rainfall, and fluctuating temperatures are among the weather vagaries that have plagued Indian farmers in recent times. Such inclement weather not only damages standing crops but also severely hampers seasonal …
  • 4 patients benefit from year’s first organ donation 06 Jan 2021 00:04 Pune: The city registered the year’s first multi-organ donation at Jehangir Hospital on January 4. The husband of a 47-year-old brain-dead woman donated her vital organs, including her heart, lungs, liver, and kidneys, to benefit four patients with end- …
  • Rain, thunder and lightning over Pune on January 8: IMD 05 Jan 2021 19:02 Pune and its surrounding areas will experience light to moderate rain accompanied by thunder and lightning on January 8, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD), Pune. Cloudy and overcast sky conditions, which have been prevailing since the …
  • Mumbai, nearby areas get light rain; AQI remains ‘poor’ 05 Jan 2021 00:10 Mumbai and adjacent areas, including Thane, recorded very light rain between Sunday night and Monday morning. The India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Santacruz observatory recorded trace rainfall in 24 hours ending at 8.30 am on Monday. Cloudy skies …
  • 7.5 lakh health workers in Maharashtra registered for vaccine shot 04 Jan 2021 22:37 AS SERUM Institute of India awaits a formal agreement with the Centre to roll out its Covishield vaccine, state health authorities have prepared a phased implementation plan and registered 7.5 lakh healthcare workers as the prioritised beneficiaries on the …
  • Long-time Congress loyalist Vilaskaka Patil-Undalkar passes away 04 Jan 2021 19:55 FORMER State cooperatives minister Vilasrao Patil-Undalkar passed away this morning in Karad taluka of Satara district. He was 84. He is survived by a son and a daughter. “He was not feeling well for last 15 days and was undergoing treatment at a hospital …
  • Former Maharashtra minister Vilasrao Patil-Undalkar dies at 84 04 Jan 2021 19:55 Former state cooperatives minister Vilasrao Patil-Undalkar (84), who passed away early on Monday, was a die-hard Congress loyalist who never left the party even during its worst phase. He passed away at a hospital in Satara following a brief illness. “He …
  • Region gets 21 deep freezers & ILRs; more in a month 04 Jan 2021 01:09 Pune: The Pune region last month received 21 deep freezers and ice-lined refrigerators (ILRs), while another big lot would reach in a month. The region currently can store over 59 lakh vaccine doses. Officials said if 50% of it was used for routine …
  • With Farmers’ Mart, 35 Maharahtra FPCs set up a marketing system 03 Jan 2021 17:19 Even as the controversy over the three farm laws has evoked sharp reactions from Punjab and Haryana farmers and experts are debating their pros and cons, 35 Farmers Producer Companies (FPCs) in Satara district of Maharashtra have joined hands to cultivate, …
  • Savitribai Phule: Remembering India's first female teacher who was way ahead of her times 03 Jan 2021 10:55 Image Source : TWITTER @ACHYUTA_SAMANTA Savitribai Phule birth anniversary: Remembering India's first female teacher who was way ahead of her times January 3 marks the birth anniversary of Savitribai Phule. Known for her contribution in the field of …
  • Over 4,000 more recoveries recorded in Maharashtra 02 Jan 2021 00:18 As many as 4,279 COVID-19 patients were discharged on Friday, while 3,524 new cases were recorded in Maharashtra As per the State Health Department, active cases have dipped to 52,084 while the total case tally stands at 19,35,636. With 59 more fatalities, …
  • Maharashtra farmers plant wheat with a healthy hue 01 Jan 2021 17:00 A few progressive farmers in the Satara district of Maharashtra have planted black wheat in November. It is a variety developed by the National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI) for its antioxidants properties. Other varieties with colours such as …
  • Missing Kalyan man's body found in Satara, two held 01 Jan 2021 08:59 Representative imageTHANE: A 36-year-old man, who had gone missing from Kalyan in Thane district over 10 days back, was found dead near Wai in Satara, police said on Friday. The body of Sandeep Kadam, who operated a small travel agency in Kalyan, was …
  • PMC areas enter New Year without containment zones 01 Jan 2021 01:21 Pune: The Pune municipal limits ushered in the New Year without any micro-containment zone on Thursday, while the sealed areas in Pimpri Chinchwad localities stayed at 31. There were six micro-containment zones in Hadapsar and Pune-Satara Road areas of the …
  • Maharashtra records 3,612 recoveries, 3,509 new cases 01 Jan 2021 00:48 Active cases dip to 52,902; recovery rate rises to 94.64%; 58 more deaths in State Maharashtra’s recoveries only marginally outweighed cases on Thursday, with only 3,612 COVID-19 patients being discharged as opposed to 3,509 new cases. As per the State …