Goa governor Satya Pal Malik transferred to Meghalaya after 'shadow war' with state government

The governor generally takes the side of the party by whom he has indirectly appointed, but Malik is said to have taken a pro-people stand.

18 Aug 2020

Survey reveals that Pune is new hotspot for total COVID-19 cases but not mortality rate

Pune Divisional Commissioner Saurabh Rao on Monday said that the city is the only place where swab-testing is happening in large numbers in comparison to the population.

17 Aug 2020

Mumbai dams get 79 per cent storage for drinking water

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation chief Iqbal Singh Chahal said that if the rain continues for next few days, then they will lift out the 20 per cent imposed water cut soon.

17 Aug 2020

Russia got COVID-19 vaccine while India got Bhabhiji Papad: Shiv Sena mocks BJP-led Centre

Raut said that despite many BJP ministers falling ill to COVID-19, party leaders are still promoting an unscientific approach to the matter.

16 Aug 2020

Maharashtra government plans to slash stamp duty and registration to boost real estate sector

State revenue minister said that presently the Maharashtra government charges a six per cent stamp duty against a total cost of the flat and 1% stamp duty or Rs 30,000 registration which is lower.

16 Aug 2020

Mumbai diary: All is not well between Pawar, grandnephew?  

A political crisis in Maharashtra occurred after the 2019 Assembly elections over the formation of a new state government.

16 Aug 2020

Inquiry ordered as bodies of 12 COVID-19 patients carried in same ambulance in Maharashtra

The mayor of the Ahmednagar Municipal Corporation Babasaheb Wakade told The New Indian Express that the municipal commissioner has already ordered an inquiry into the incident

12 Aug 2020

Proud of my son who died saving 170 passengers, says 83-year-old mother of Captain Deepak Sathe

Nilesh Sathe, a cousin of Deepak Sathe, wrote an emotional post on social media saying Captain Deepak had called him a week ago. He sounded jovial as always then. 

08 Aug 2020

Rain records 20-year high in South Mumbai

Public transport disrupted due to heavy rains and water-logging; CM Thackeray appeals people to stay indoors

06 Aug 2020

Lost eyesight but not the vision of life, says visually impaired Jayant Mankale who cracked civil services exam

Visually impaired Jayant Mankale from Beed fought many odds throughout his life on his way to secure All India Rank (AIR) 143 in the civic service examinations.

05 Aug 2020

Heavy rains lead to waterlogging, house collapse and landslide in Mumbai, one dead

BMC has also issued the red alert and expected heavy to heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours in Mumbai.

05 Aug 2020

Mumbai diary

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray has asked police department to be more transparent while handling big cases like Sushant Singh Rajput death.

04 Aug 2020

Mumbai property market almost down by 80 per cent due to coronavirus crisis

Along with the decline in revenue, the number of property registration also plummeted this year in lockdown.

03 Aug 2020

Maharashtra forest department grows urban forest in the midst of concrete jungle

It was an inspiring idea that helped tranform 36 acres of a barren hillock in Pune into a green forest
cover. Today, the land has 7,000 indigenous small, big trees, reports Sudhir Suryawanshi

02 Aug 2020

Mumbai Police is efficient to investigate Sushant death case, says Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

A senior NCP leader said that the central government should not encroach the rights of the state government by handing over a very important case to CBI.

02 Aug 2020