3.5K households and mandals to bring in idols to celebrate Maghi Ganesh Chaturthi

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- With the rising popularity of Maghi Ganesh Chaturthi, around 3,500 households and mandals on Tuesday will bring Ganpati idols in their premises. Maghi Ganesh Chaturthi will be celeb... Read More

HC strikes down fine, premium imposed by MMRDA on developer

MUMBAI, Jan. 26 -- In a major reprieve for a city developer, the Bombay high court (HC) recently struck down a notice issued by the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), asking the... Read More

Mumbaiites give their 24x7 verdict: First night, first show not a superhit

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- The first night of the newly-launched "Mumbai 24x7" initiative, in which establishments in gated communities and non-residential areas were permitted to stay open past 1.30, saw a l... Read More

CM Thackeray to visit Ayodhya on March 7: Raut

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- Chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray will visit Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh on March 7, said senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Saturday. Earlier this week, the Sena leader had sai... Read More

Auto driver molests woman passenger in Andheri, arrested

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- An autorickshaw driver, Sachin Bhidwal, was arrested on Friday for allegedly stalking and molesting a 33-year-old woman in Andheri (East). According to the complaint, on January 18... Read More

Now, online study material for Class 5, 8 scholarship aspirants

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- In order to help students prepare for the Class 5 and Class 8 scholarship exams in the state, the education department will provide online study material and practise question sets.... Read More

Women-only UG med college gets nod, to begin admissions this year

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- Maharashtra will get its second undergraduate medical college exclusively for women, at Pune, in the upcoming academic year. It will, however, be the sole women-only medical college... Read More

Teen kidnapped, gang-raped in Panipat, two held

chandigarh, Jan. 26 -- A 15-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped by two men in Haryana's Panipat district following which the suspects were arrested, police said. The girl was going to a t... Read More

Mi-17 pilots killed by friendly fire get gallantry awards

NEW DELHI, Jan. 26 -- Two Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter pilots killed by friendly fire in Kashmir a day after the February 26 Balakot air strikes are among 409 gallantry awardees and other militar... Read More

India plans 5,000-km range ballistic missile

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- With the K-4 submarine-launched ballistic missile completing the development stage and ready for induction, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has gone back... Read More