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  Metros   Mumbai  23 Aug 2018

Metros, Mumbai, 23 Aug 2018

Thane court sentences man to 7 years in jail for kidnapping, raping teenager

Prosecution said when the 16-year-old girl left her house, the accused, kidnapped and took her to Alibaug in Raigad district and raped her.

23 Aug 2018 11:01 AM

BJP responsible for rotting democracy in India: Kanhaiya

He alleged that the BJP was solely responsible for the vitiating social environment in the country.

23 Aug 2018 2:32 AM

Gurudas Kamat passes away after heart attack

His death had come as a shock to the Congress party.

23 Aug 2018 2:30 AM

Mumbai to get Vajpayee memorial, says Fadnavis

Maharashtra will set up a study chair in the name of Atal Bihari Vajpayee in each of the 13 universities in the state.

23 Aug 2018 2:28 AM

Five years in power, yet no action on Ram temple: Shiv Sena

Thackeray said that the Godhra incident occurred in Gujarat when Narendra Modi was chief minister.

23 Aug 2018 2:26 AM


Uddhav Thackeray plans Ayodhya, Varanasi Diwali visit

Move aimed at bolstering Sena’s Hindutva image.

23 Aug 2018 2:22 AM

Sexually harassed girl commits suicide

The family didn’t approach police even after the girl informed them about the accused.

23 Aug 2018 2:19 AM

MBMC fails to renew med policies of 1,500 staffers

Thus exposing the apathy of officials and the ruling governance towards the well being of its own staffers.

23 Aug 2018 2:17 AM

Central Railway to review tender on machines

In July, the CR had floated a tender for installation of 35 plastic bottle-crushing machines at 18 stations.

23 Aug 2018 2:15 AM

Tur dal packets found in garbage dumps

The state had recently supplied around 220 quintals of packaged tur dal to 20 shops.

23 Aug 2018 2:12 AM


Toll exemption gets mixed reax

Traffic at the Mulund toll naka was also impacted by metro works at the Thane side till early morning.

23 Aug 2018 2:08 AM

CBI court allows Adarsh Society to withdraw Rs 1 crore

The CBI court accepted the bond submitted by the society, keeping the land on which the building stands as security.

23 Aug 2018 2:06 AM

Activist files plea against Mehta for name-calling

The court has asked commissioner to file a reply and kept the petition for hearing after two weeks.

23 Aug 2018 2:04 AM

Flames douse family’s Eid-al-Adha celebratory spirit

According to residents, the fire might have started from Shaikh’s flat.

23 Aug 2018 2:03 AM

Son’s bid to rescue parents proved fatal

On being heard about the fire news, he rushed to the building worrying about his parents.

23 Aug 2018 2:01 AM


21 fire survivors hospitalised in KEM, all stable

Apart from the 21 injured, four were brought dead to the hospital.

23 Aug 2018 1:58 AM

‘Bldg’s firefighting system not working’

Premises were occupied without OC; 58 flat occupants were asked to vaccate in 2016.

23 Aug 2018 1:56 AM

10-year-old girl saves 13 lives by making emergency air purifier

She made a purifier with cotton and water for each person and asked them to inhale and exhale through it until help came.

23 Aug 2018 1:52 AM

Right-wing group studied places across India: ATS

They had plans to target Pune, Kolhapur and Nalasopara.

23 Aug 2018 1:47 AM

Major fire at Parel high-rise building; 4 killed, 21 injured

The fire broke out on the 12th floor at 8.32 am and soon spread to other parts of the building.

23 Aug 2018 1:43 AM