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Funded by social group, ‘poorest’ candidates join poll race in Mumbai Lok Sabha elections

Of the eight candidates at the bottom rung economically, Sneha (Sagar) Kale (total assets Rs 1,500), Jatin Harne (total assets Rs 2,082), both transgenders, and Rajesh Dayal (total assets Rs 5,000), who is visually impaired, are affiliated to the Durbal Ghatak Aghadi led by Vilas Rupwate.

Greater Noida: 2 dead, 1 injured as scaffolding gives way

Police said Kishori and Malik were rushed to Kailash Hospital, where Malik was declared dead on arrival. Kishori died during treatment. Pratap is admitted to the ICU and his condition is critical, said police.

Provide law officers to capital’s jails: Plea in Delhi High Court

The plea contended that Delhi’s jails are overcrowded, and a law officer for every prison would result in better administration

Journalist sent to judicial custody as MP ‘blackmail’ probe widens

The journalist had claimed to have caught Mahesh Sharma accepting a bribe and was allegedly demanding Rs 2 crore from him.

Non-bailable warrants against Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia and Yogendra Yadav

The warrants were issued for April 29 against the trio, who are out on bail in the matter.

IAA gets new VP and Asia-Pacific region head

The IAA, headquartered in New York, is an advertising trade association with members representing advertising agencies and the media across 76 countries.

Stand by to launch

Maharashtra ministers dream of using amateur rocketry to rid themselves of critics. It is a futile quest

A blot

Recent case of brutality in Delhi’s Tihar Jail shows that reforms undertaken in the prison are coming undone

Congress-NCP will win maximum seats in Maharashtra: Congress leader Harshavardhan Patil

Across Maharashtra, there is a strong undercurrent of anger among the voters. There are multiple reasons for that, the failure of the government to fulfil the promises made in 2014 being one of the main.

Two die of swine flu in Mumbai

In Maharashtra, at least 8.86 lakh people have been screened for H1N1 virus from January to April 21. Of them, 15,524 patients suspected to have fever were administered the Oseltamivir drug as a precaution.