NCP men in Maharashtra home dept and their tryst with controversy

India, April 2 -- In the recent past, there were at least four occasions when the Maharashtra home minister and home department were under severe criticism for allegations of corruption or mishandling... Read More

Demand for plasma soars again amid Covid wave

MUMBAI, April 2 -- Amid the second wave, the demand for convalescent plasma therapy, often termed as debatable, for treatment of symptomatic patients has increased. However, the demand is much higher ... Read More

HC lauds speedy trial in Pocso case; rejects convict's appeal

India, April 2 -- abbas.dodhiya@htlive.com Mumbai The Bombay high court (HC) recently rejected the appeal filed by a 31-year-old man against his conviction in a Protection of Children from Sexual Off... Read More

Brace for traffic diversions on Mumbai's WEH on Saturday night

India, April 2 -- htmetro@hindustantimes.com Mumbai A stretch of the Western Express Highway (WEH) at Borivli will remain closed for traffic on Saturday night to facilitate the work of the proposed f... Read More

MU colleges gear up for another semester exam online, get new online exam providers

Mumbai, April 2 -- A week after the University of Mumbai (MU) announced that the upcoming semester exam too will be conducted in the online mode, colleges are slowly gearing up for the same. "We have... Read More

PMLA court keeps warrants against Nirav Modi's sister, her husband in abeyance

Mumbai, April 2 -- The special court under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) on Thursday kept the non-bailable warrants issued against fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi's sister and a Belgi... Read More

K'taka minister's letter fans new political row

India, April 2 -- Bengaluru Leader of of Opposition Siddaramaiah on Thursday urged the Karnataka governor to immediately remove chief minister B S Yediyurappa and recommended President's rule in the s... Read More

Sulthan review: Karthi headlines a highly predictable but fun action drama

India, April 2 -- Bakkiyaraj Kannan's Sulthan (not to be confused with Salman Khan's Sultan) is what you get when you take popular selling points from a few highly successful and celebrated commercial... Read More

Grant flexibility in bonus mark criteria, request students

Mumbai, April 2 -- Students from Maharashtra who are set to write their Class 10 (SSC) exams this year have requested the state education department to grant them flexibility in allowing bonus marks f... Read More

Third leatherback turtle sighting reported in Maharashtra in 35 years

Mumbai, April 2 -- Fishermen in Palghar district inadvertently caught and released an endangered leatherback turtle (dermochelys coriacea) into the ocean on March 12 this year, about 70 to 80 nautical... Read More