Monday, Oct 03, 2022



Suspicious boat found in Maharashtra’s Raigad, assault rifles, other weapons recovered: Police

August 18, 2022 5:18 pm

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said the vessel found by fishermen near Harihareshwar port belongs to an Australian woman.

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.

Mumbai: Mob lynches man over ‘cattle theft’; two others injured

May 17, 2022 3:57 am

The incident took place on the night of May 6 at Mhasewadi village under Mangaon tehsil and the victim has been identified as Intzaar Ali, a resident of Thane.

Maharashtra: Bus falls into gorge in Raigad, three dead, several injured

May 08, 2022 11:24 am

The number of casualties is likely to rise.

Pune: Woman falls into 100-foot-deep gorge after bees attack tourists at Rajgad Fort

April 24, 2022 5:46 pm

The police said that the woman, who fell off the Suwela Machi cliff on the historic hill fort located at the Velhe taluka of Pune district, was rescued by a group of trekkers and being treated at a hospital for head injury and fractures.

Apple grant to help protect and restore Raigad mangroves with help from local community

April 22, 2022 7:47 am

Apple’s grant will support the restoration of mangroves across a 50-hectare area where they have degraded. It will also purchase and distribution portable bio-stoves that allow people to cook without cutting down mangroves for firewood.

Land acquired for scrapped Maha Mumbai SEZ to be returned to farmers soon: Minister Desai

March 21, 2022 4:42 pm

The Maharashtra government had acquired 1,504 hectares for the Maha Mumbai Special Economic Zone Company in Uran, Pen and Panvel talukas of Raigad district.

Raigad district administration speeds up land acquisition

February 06, 2022 3:15 am

The total length of the Panvel Karjat route is 29.6 km and the total cost of the project is Rs 2,812 crore.

Forest department arrests five for trying to sell Pangolin

January 10, 2022 8:15 am

🔴 Forest Department officials in Pune received information on possible pangolin smuggling by Honorary Wildlife Warden and WCCB Member Rohan Bhate, who had received a tip-off about the same.

Raigad: Central team arrives to inspect flood-hit areas

October 05, 2021 12:59 am

The team will visit these flood-affected areas of Mahad and Poladpur taluka to ascertain the cause of the landslides and floods and find a solution.


Rescuers race against time to free residents trapped under building debris

August 25, 2020 11:15 am

With three NDRF teams deployed the rescue operations have been underway for over 6 hours. So far, 17 people have been rescued, while several are feared trapped in the debris.

Raigad bus accident: NDRF's search operation concludes, all 30 bodies recovered

August 01, 2018 6:45 am

As many as 30 people were killed when a bus carrying employees of an agriculture university of Ratnagiri district fell into a gorge on Saturday morning. Only one passenger inside the bus, survived the accident, he jumped while the bus was sliding along the slope.

Search operation continues on second day after 13 students drown at Murud Beach

February 02, 2016 12:39 pm

A picnic at coast of the Arabian Sea turned tragic today for a group of youngsters from a Pune college with 13 of them drowning off the popular Murud-Janjira beach in adjoining Raigad district.