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Wednesday, August 12, 2020



Maharashtra Coronavirus Live Updates: Maharashtra reports 12,712 new cases, 344 deaths

August 12, 2020 9:08 pm

Maharashtra, Mumbai, Pune, Thane Coronavirus (Covid-19) News Live Update: The number of active cases in Mumbai is 19,047. Pune city reported 1,665 new cases along with 19 deaths.

Maharashtra Coronavirus Highlights: State reports 11,088 new cases, 256 deaths

August 12, 2020 12:15 pm

Maharashtra, Mumbai, Pune, Thane Coronavirus (Covid-19) Highlights: BMC has started the second phase of sero-surveillance study in the city to assess the spread of Covid and information about antibodies developed by the people.

Maharashtra Coronavirus Highlights: Maharashtra reports 8,968 cases, 266 deaths

August 04, 2020 7:21 am

Maharashtra, Mumbai, Pune, Thane Coronavirus (Covid-19) highlights: A total of 9,926 patients were discharged on Sunday, taking the count of the recovered cases in the state to 2,76,809.

Highlights: Maharashtra extends lockdown till August 31

July 30, 2020 8:51 am

For the first time in over three months, only 7.9 per cent of those tested in Mumbai in a day were found to be Covid-19 positive. Mumbai on Tuesday saw 8,776 people being tested, the highest number of tests conducted in the city in a single day so far.

BJP ex-MLA Narendra Mehta booked for rape of corporator

February 29, 2020 7:09 am

The complainant, in her statement to the police, has alleged that Mehta had been harassing her since 1999 and he was booked only after she approached the SP of Thane Rural police.

Mumbai man murders daughter: Thane police finds bag with body parts in Ulhas river

June 19, 2020 10:00 am

The police said the accused threw the bags in the Ulhas river. He left the suitcase in an auto-rickshaw in panic after the driver got suspicious and fled. The suitcase helped the police track him down.

Thane: 12 patients vomit blood after antibiotic shots

December 04, 2019 8:58 am

The patients were shifted to Central hospital in Ambernath Monday night after their condition reportedly worsened.

Rajnoli flyover in Thane inaugurated — thrice on same day

November 06, 2019 8:42 am

Planned in 2013, to ease the traffic congestion at Rajnoli and Mankoli bypass junctions on Mumbai-Nasik highway, the flyover was completed days before the model code of conduct came into force ahead of the October 21 Assembly elections in the state.

Thane: Man shot dead in Ulhasnagar

November 06, 2019 7:06 am

The deceased has been identified as Bharat Lashkar (22). “Lashkar, a resident of camp number four, was returning home with his friend when four men approached him,” a senior officer said.

Thane: 26-year-old man dies of dengue, fifth death in Bhiwandi

October 23, 2019 10:28 am

Civic officials said 58 cases of dengue had been recorded in Bhiwandi over the past two months.


How Mumbai, suburbs are fighting Covid-19

July 02, 2020 8:10 pm

The country’s worst-affected state, Maharashtra, on Wednesday recorded 5,537 fresh Covid-19 cases, taking the total count to 1.8 lakh. With 198 deaths also recorded on the day, the toll crossed 8,000 as the state clocked 100 days of lockdown.

Thane massacre: Man murders 14 members of his family before committing suicide

February 28, 2016 10:03 pm

In the wee hours of Sunday, a 35-year-old chartered accountant from Thane allegedly murdered 14 of his family members with a knife and then hung himself to death. The deceased include eight children, his wife, his three sisters, and his parents.

Building collapse in Thane kills 9, many more fear trapped

July 29, 2015 12:38 pm

At least 20 families residing in the structure are feared trapped in the debris.


What the thousands of farmers protesting in Maharashtra are demanding

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

Around 30,000 farmers and tribals are marching from Thane to Azad Maidan in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Here’s a list of their long-pending demands.