Strike still on, taxis to stay off roads today

Strike still on, taxis to stay off roads today

Union says they will push for indefinite strike until state assures them action.

Massive crackdown in Kalbadevi, 970 units served show-cause notice

Massive crackdown in Kalbadevi, 970 units served show-cause notice

Several units served prosecution notice, additional and alterations demolished in the vicinity.

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Three weeks after a six-year-old boy was mauled to death by stray dogs in Jamia, little has changed on the ground.

The MSBSHSE has decided to change the pattern of exam question paper for Class IX this year and Class X from next year.

Police on Sunday said Sarkar has confessed to the murders.

Doctors said Rokde has almost lost vision in his right eye, but they are making all efforts to save them.

The group also decided to take up the cause of Patel youths who were either killed or injured, or arrested during the violence sparked by the Patidar agitation in Ahmedabad last Tuesday.

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Massive crackdown in Kalbadevi, 970 units served show-cause notice
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Several units served prosecution notice, additional and alterations demolished in the vicinity.

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Not much for Mumbai in PM’s ‘Housing for All’ project

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Maharashtra OBC group against reservation for Patels, Marathas
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Private professional educational institutions: Now, a fee regulatory body to keep check on irregularities, profiteering
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