Now, Congress leaders in state urge Pranab: Grant clemency to Yakub

Now, Congress leaders in state urge Pranab: Grant clemency to Yakub

The move by Congress politicians comes amid a controversy triggered by Asaduddin Owaisi, who had suggested that Memon was being punished because of his religion.

Army never purchased drone from us, says Mumbai firm

Army never purchased drone from us, says Mumbai firm

Cooked up story, says owner of Ascom System, asks why did it take Pakistan 10 days to read data from a memory chip.

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The President’s next visit to their residence, in 2007, came on a somber occasion, after the death of the critic in 2007.

The move by Congress politicians comes amid a controversy triggered by Asaduddin Owaisi, who had suggested that Memon was being punished because of his religion.

Outfit says August 3 event part of ‘Islam-free’ India campaign.

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SC’s May judgment could hold key to Memon’s fate
SC’s May judgment could hold key to Memon’s fate

In the May 27 order, the SC judges had ruled that “sufficient notice ought to be given to the convict before issuance of a warrant of death.”

Assembly, council pay homage to A P J Abdul Kalam
Assembly, council pay homage to A P J Abdul Kalam

As a mark of respect to Kalam, assembly and council were adjourned for the day after offering tribute.

Vinod Tawde: Schools to celebrate Kalam’s birth anniversary as ‘Vaachan Prerna Diwas’
Vinod Tawde: Schools to celebrate Kalam’s birth anniversary as ‘Vaachan Prerna Diwas’

Tawde had also appealed to school and college teachers to conduct a lecture focusing on the achievements of Kalam on Tuesday.

Clause on social responsibility finds place in renewable energy policy
Clause on social responsibility finds place in renewable energy policy

The state government has set a target of adding 14,400 megawatt installed capacity of renewable energy in Maharashtra over the next five years.

Opposition plans to highlight ‘differences’ between BJP, Sena
Opposition plans to highlight ‘differences’ between BJP, Sena

Among several issues that came up for discussion in the Opposition meeting, a consensus on law and order struck a chord.

Now, Congress leaders in state urge Pranab: Grant clemency to Yakub
Now, Congress leaders in state urge Pranab: Grant clemency to Yakub

The move by Congress politicians comes amid a controversy triggered by Asaduddin Owaisi, who had suggested that Memon was being punished because of his religion.

Kumbh Mela: Foreigners combine a dip in Godavari with a sip at vineyard
Kumbh Mela: Foreigners combine a dip in Godavari with a sip at vineyard

Nashik vineyard owners package a guided tour of all spots at the mela, with a trip to a vineyard.

5 Bandra malls violated FSI norms: Fire brigade

A total of 69 violations — ranging from combustible material found stacked in the basement of one mall.

Mall management booked after decoy cop gets weapon past security

According to police, a decoy officer carrying a gun was sent to the mall on Monday evening, but the security guards were unable to detect the weapon.

Central Railway discards 100 ATVMs for lack of maintenance
Central Railway discards 100 ATVMs for lack of maintenance

There are 658 ATVMs installed for the convenience of commuters on the Central Railway in Mumbai.

Maggi Ban: Did info on the web influence your decision, HC asks FSSAI
Maggi Ban: Did info on the web influence your decision, HC asks FSSAI

On June 5, the FSSAI ordered Nestle India to withdraw all nine variants of Maggi instant noodles from the market.

Labourer held for making ‘obscene gestures’ at Class IX girl
Labourer held for making ‘obscene gestures’ at Class IX girl

Repair work under way at school.

Viscera reports at chargesheet stage: As FSL speeds up, police cases get a boost
Viscera reports at chargesheet stage: As FSL speeds up, police cases get a boost

From 18 months, FSL has brought down its report delivery time to two months.

Body found in Vikhroli: Two more arrested from Gujarat
Body found in Vikhroli: Two more arrested from Gujarat

One of the accused, Manoj Bhandari (33), had been arrested on July 15.

Heavy rain, winds in next 48 hours: IMD
Heavy rain, winds in next 48 hours: IMD

On Tuesday, the Colaba and Santacruz weather stations received 17.2 mm rain.

Army never purchased drone from us, says Mumbai firm
Army never purchased drone from us, says Mumbai firm

Cooked up story, says owner of Ascom System, asks why did it take Pakistan 10 days to read data from a memory chip.

Thane building collapses, 20 feared trapped
Thane building collapses, 20 feared trapped

The exact number of persons trapped under the debris is yet to be ascertained

‘Breach of protocol’ at Nagpur: IIM-A director sends apology letter to Nitin Gadkari
‘Breach of protocol’ at Nagpur: IIM-A director sends apology letter to Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari’s PR office denied reports in a section of the media that Gadkari was planning to initiate breach of privilege against Nanda.

Rs 1,850-crore Central loan: 60 sugar mills apply for NOC
Rs 1,850-crore Central loan: 60 sugar mills apply for NOC

A total of 178 factories had crushed 929.5 lakh metric tonnes of cane and the sugar production had touched 104.79 lakh metric tonnes.

Terror attack in Punjab: Security scaled up across Maharashtra
Terror attack in Punjab: Security scaled up across Maharashtra

Security at all sensitive places in Mumbai, Nagpur and Pune is also being scaled up in the wake of the fresh alert.