Work of 19-member maintenance department set to be outsourced
Uttam Khobragade, who was the vice-president of MHADA at the time of the alleged offence, had submitted that he was not involved in the case and that he had been associated with MHADA only for a brief time.
The AAP, which came to power in February 2015, has had frequent run-ins with the BJP-led Centre and the Lt Governor's office over various issues. The party has repeatedly accused the Centre of "not allowing" the Delhi government to work freely.
An FIR was registered in September last year on the allegation that the woman was raped by two rickshaw pullers at a bus stand near Mata Sundri College in Central Delhi. The woman was living separately from her husband and two children.
Delhi has three jails -- Tihar, Mandoli and Rohini. The court also sought to know from the prison authorities about the number of inmates who were more than 65 years and directed that these details be filed on record before the next date of hearing on September 6.
On Tuesday night, a dispute broke out over the issue of illicit relationship which claimed the lives of the couple. Another person who consumed poison, Rupesh, is battling for life in the hospital, police said.
The National Green Tribunal had earlier constituted a committee to inspect major waste generators in Delhi including five-star hotels, malls, hospitals, educational institutions with hostels and housing societies.
The incident came to light on July 22 when the Afghan approached the police with a complaint against the juvenile. A case has been registered at Lajpat Nagar police station, police said.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who returned to Kolkata from Delhi on Wednesday evening, asked the Centre to undertake dredging work at Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) to prevent a flood-like situation.
According to official statistics of the Directorate of Health Services, Dr Deepak Sawant said, as many as 21,985 infant deaths were recorded in the state in 2016-17.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Wednesday announced that his government had decided to do away with the insistence of an OC for approving deemed conveyance cases.
In an attempt to avoid helicopter mishaps in future, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said a standard operating procedure (SOP) would be prepared for VIPs using them. Fadnavis was replying to questions raised by members of the Legislative Council Wednesday. Instructions have been given for the SOPs to be prepared by an IG-level officer, he said. […]
Public Health Department Minister Dr Deepak Sawant on Wednesday reviewed the action plan to combat the scourge. A five-member committee has now been set up across municipalities for the implementation of the combat plan.
“The government is positive about it and will seek an opinion from the law and judiciary on levying MCOCA in such cases. After receiving the opinion, the decision will be taken,” said Ranjit Patil, Minister of State for Home
Officials said the construction of Targhar station, which is close to the Navi Mumbai International Airport ( NMIA), will help passengers get immediate connectivity after flights.
Demands SIT probe into Alibaug-Pen-Khopoli project
According to Dr M S Diggikar, the Acting Joint Director of Health, 460 cases of dengue have been reported across the state since January this year.
At Shantiniketan hospital, four patients — Rajesh Doshi, Riddhi Khanchandani, Ganesh Thanage and Pradnya Jadeja —remained admitted. Doctors said all of them were stable.
The five accused had targeted a house under the jurisdiction of Tilak Nagar police station this year and made way with cash and valuables worth Rs 1.88 lakh.
Members of the Legislative Council raised the issue through a calling attention motion and Education Minister Vinod Tawde said the government would assess the reasons behind the delay in publication of results and take action accordingly.
Swati, his 39-year-old wife, is reportedly attached to the Shiv Sena’s women’s wing. She contested the civic polls this February, as an OBC candidate from Ward No 126. Swati lost the election, finishing third. Shitap has two sons, Kunal and Sahil.
A Mumbai Metro One spokesperson said: “We are proud to announce the launch of mobile ticketing for the first time in India and will endeavour to introduce even more customer centric benefits in the future.”
The city has around 400 psychiatrists and 300 counselors to cater to such patients, psychiatrist Harish Shetty said.
Police claimed Shitap made structural changes to his flats on the ground floor, which led to the collapse of the Siddhi Sai Cooperative Housing Society building. The application further said the accused had given the contract of carrying out the repair work to an architect.
According to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation disaster management cell, Yogesh Gawali slipped at Landing point in Worli Koliwada area.
Vijay Khatu, an idol maker for 51 years, had sculpted Ganapati for mandals across the city, including the famous Chintamani and Chandanwadi mandals.
The deceased were identified as Sandeep Gaikwad (23) and Sameer Shaikh (22). While Gaikwad worked as an auto driver, Shaikh was unemployed.
Arif Khan, a worker at Air India Air Transport Services Limited, was found carrying the biscuits, that together weighed 400 grams, in the battery space of his mobile phone at the arrival corridor at Terminal 2.
According to police, the incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday. They said the victim, Maha Singh, was being taken to GB Pant Hospital from Haryana's Sonipat.
Former V-C and Congress leader Bhalchandra Mungekar, on Wednesday asked the incumbent V-C to accept moral responsibility for “placing the future of the outgoing batch of students in jeopardy”.
A relative, Shahdab, “He wanted to sit in front but his father asked him to sit behind. After the accident, he remained stuck in the back seat for more than half an hour, till he was rescued. He sustained an injury near his eye.”
On Tuesday afternoon, over 100 contractual employees of the company had gathered on its premises, angered at the alleged series of mass lay-offs.
According to police sources and eyewitnesses, the truck “swerved into the divider, which was only inches high”, and crossed over to the wrong side, crashing into the Innova.
'Modi' was named after India’s Prime Minister after the first day of protests by Tamil farmers at Jantar Mantar. “I wore a Modi mask when we were protesting and the name stuck,” he said.
Police said they were informed about the incident around 11 pm the same day and a search is on to trace them. According to police, the incident took place on Monday evening.
The Indian Express had on Tuesday reported that Prometric, a US-based company that conducted the NEET, has admitted that their software “can be breached”.