rRs.r28.20 crores penalty for discharging sewage: NGT panel to BMC

Mumbai, Nov. 24 -- A six-judge bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday ordered the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to deposit within three months an environmental penalty of R... Read More

State seeks three months extension for chief secretary Sitaram Kunte

Mumbai, Nov. 23 -- The Maharashtra government has sent a proposal to the Centre, seeking an extension for chief secretary Sitaram Kunte for three months. Kunte, who is set to retire on November 30, wa... Read More

HT THIS DAY: Nov 24, 2011 - 43-year-old Cyrus Mistry to take over $83-bn Tata empire

Mumbai, Nov. 23 -- The Tata Sons board on Wednesday anointed 43-year-old Cyrus Pallonji Mistry as successor to its iconic chairman Ratan Tata, 73. For now, Mistry, whose family owns 17% in Tata Sons,... Read More

Mumbai Police book Kangana Ranaut for hurting sentiments of Sikh community

Mumbai, Nov. 23 -- Khar police on Tuesday registered a first information report (FIR) against Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments of the Sikh community by usi... Read More

High court refuses to restore bail to builder arrested for duping flat buyers

Mumbai, Nov. 23 -- The Bombay high court (HC) last week dismissed a plea filed by city builder Gurunath Phondekar of Vaidehi Akash Housing, who was arrested by the economic offences wing (EOW) of Mumb... Read More

Fadnavis misguided state by saying IFSC will be set up here: Congress

Mumbai, Nov. 22 -- The Maharashtra Congress alleged that the decision of moving the International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) to Gujarat's GIFT City from Mumbai's Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) has c... Read More

Patience has paid today, says Vinod Tawde; becomes BJP's general secretary

Mumbai, Nov. 22 -- Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former state minister Vinod Tawde has been elevated to the post of national general secretary, by party's national president JP Nadda,... Read More

Dawood aide Riyaz Bhati booked in rRs.r25-L extortion case; Param Bir co-accused in case

Mumbai, Nov. 21 -- Versova police on Sunday booked Riyaz Bhati - an alleged aide of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim for extortion from a businessman after allegedly making the complainant's objection... Read More

Irregularities in Washim trust: ED issues 3rd summons to Shiv Sena MP Bhavana Gawali

Mumbai, Nov. 20 -- The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued the third summons to Shiv Sena Member of Parliament (MP) Bhavana Gawli, asking her to appear before the agency's investigators on Novembe... Read More

Maharashtra adds 833 Covid cases, 15 deaths, lowest since Nov 9

Mumbai, Nov. 20 -- Maharashtra on Saturday added 833 new Covid-19 cases and 15 fatalities - the lowest since November 9. The overall case count rose to 6,629,577, while the toll climbed to 140,722. M... Read More