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Two held for threatening eyewitness at knifepoint

Mumbai, Aug. 10 -- Police have arrested two persons for allegedly assaulting and threatening a prime witness at knifepoint to get his name dropped from the list of witnesses in a murder case against a... Read More


This girl ensures kids reach school on time

BHIWANDI, Aug. 10 -- Kanta Chintaman Baraf, a 19-year-old woman from Palatpada village, 50km from Thane, was deprived of education as the nearest school from her village was more than 80 minutes away ... Read More


POint failure at virar station

MUMBAI, Aug. 10 -- Local train services were operating with a delay of 15 minutes on the Western Railway during the morning peak hours due to a point failure at Virar railway station at 7:34 am. The ... Read More


City gets drenched with heaviest rain in 3 weeks

Mumbai, Aug. 10 -- The city received its heaviest rainfall in three weeks over the course of the night, with the Santacruz weather station - representative of Mumbai - receiving 74.2mm rain between 2.... Read More


Muslims skip procession in favour of serving people

Mumbai, Aug. 10 -- The tradition of participating in a "Tazia" procession during Muharram, observed on Tuesday, seems to be fading fast. Now, the tenth day of the holy month of Muharram is mostly asso... Read More


Court acquits man booked for peddling

Mumbai, Aug. 10 -- The special NDPS court recently acquitted a man booked for supplying drugs on New Year's Eve in 2017, holding that the contraband material purportedly seized could be part of some o... Read More


BJP fumes, calls Nitish a 'backstabber'

Patna, Aug. 10 -- The BJP on Tuesday accused JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar of "backstabbing" the party as well as the people's mandate, and blamed his prime ministerial ambition for his decision to walk o... Read More


Largest alliance partner, RJD eyes key portfolios, Speaker's chair

PATNA, Aug. 10 -- The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) is likely to get the lion's share in Bihar cabinet as it joined hands with the Janata Dal United on Tuesday and staked claim to form the government, so... Read More


parl panel asks rlys to restart concession for senior citizens

New Delhi, Aug. 10 -- The parliamentary standing committee on railways has suggested the Indian Railways to recommence concession for senior citizens for general and sleeper classes, according to a re... Read More


'JD(U) was in touch with RJD, Cong for two months'

PATNA, Aug. 10 -- The first signs of a political realignment in Bihar emerged when CM Nitish Kumar earlier this year agreed to hold a caste census in the state that was backed by the RJD, and Nitish a... Read More