Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022



Tendering issue delays Rs 210-cr district hospital project in Palghar

September 11, 2022 7:00 am

Declared a separate district on August 1, 2014, Palghar has a projected population of 30 lakh. However, bureaucratic apathy and red-tapism has deprived it of specialist doctors and a district hospital to this day.

Cyrus Mistry death: Brakes were hit 5 secs before crash, police cite Mercedes report

September 20, 2022 5:52 pm

Palghar SP Balasaheb Patil said the police have received an interim report from Mercedes on the crash late Wednesday.

Uproar in assembly over elephantiasis in Palghar; no new cases in last two years, say authorities

August 18, 2022 10:20 pm

According to data, of a total of 619 confirmed cases of elephantiasis in the district, a majority – 445 – was reported among females as compared to males among whom only 174 contracted the disease.

Maharashtra records first swine flu death in Palghar district

July 17, 2022 9:25 am

Health officials officially confirmed that the nine-year-old student at Ashram Shala at Jhai village at Talasari in Palghar district of Maharashtra who had died on July 10 was infected with H1N1 virus.

Schools shut in Thane, Navi Mumbai, Palghar today

July 14, 2022 2:41 am

Education officers in Mumbai told to take decision based on local conditions and disaster management authority directives

As barge Gal Constructor rusts, 137 people ‘safely rescued’ yet to get compensation

May 18, 2022 4:12 am

This comes even as the process of compensating the families of 86 people who died and 272 survivors on board barge P 305 and tugboat Varaprada that sunk in the Arabian Sea during the cyclone on May 17, last year, is underway.

Maharashtra: Woman killed in ‘fight over WhatsApp status’

February 14, 2022 2:32 pm

Three people, including two women, have been arrested for culpable homicide and have been remanded to police custody.

Maharashtra: Palghar to get separate crematorium for transgender persons

February 09, 2022 2:57 pm

Palghar collector had last week issued an order to set up a separate crematorium for the group as transpersons were reportedly facing difficulties in performing final rites of members of the community

Maharashtra: Three thieves arrested for stealing a dozen bikes across three districts

February 04, 2022 12:53 am

On January 30, during night patrolling, the team received information that some habitual offenders were going to commit a dacoity in Aarey colony. Acting on the information, the team rushed to Mayur Nagar market and laid a trap.

Fishermen got Rs 40 lakh in 3 years for releasing marine life from net

January 21, 2022 2:27 am

🔴 Under the Mangrove Foundation’s conservation project, fishermen who cut their nets to free protected marine mammals and fishes are entitled to compensation.


17 students critical after consuming mid-day meal in Palghar

February 26, 2016 9:23 am

Palghar (Maharashtra), Feb 26 (ANI): Over 100 students fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government-run school in Palghar district of Maharashtra. An official of the district education department Prakash Mokashi said action will be taken against the guilty. Jyoti Jadav, a student of the same school, said her stomach started aching after consuming the meal. 17 of the Kasa village primary school students are still critical.The police have sent food samples for tests to a laboratory in Mumbai.