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Wednesday, December 02, 2020

NCL commences operations of STP with Phytorid technology

December 2, 2020 11:50:55 pm

This plant has a storage capacity of 4 lakh litres, and will be used to recycle water generated at both NCL as well as neighbouring CSIR-Unit for Research and Development of Information Products (URDIP).

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Finally, PMC starts trial run of Bhama Askhed dam water supply project

December 2, 2020 11:46:49 pm

"The trial run of the newly-developed water supply system has begun. The PMC has laid a 42-km-long pipeline from the dam to meet the water needs of Nagar Road residents. A trial run is currently being conducted and the actual water supply will start from next month, in phases," said City Engineer Prashant Waghmare.

Rajkot: 2 more doctors of Uday hospital held over fire in ICU that killed 5 patients

December 2, 2020 10:45:36 pm

Dr Tejas Motivara (42) and Dr Digvijaysinh Jadeja (42), who were serving at the Uday hospital near Anand Bungalow Chowk in Mavdi area of the city were formally arrested at 9.45 am on Wednesday, police said.

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Mass gathering violating Covid norms in Tapi: Ex-BJP MLA, his son and 2 cops among 18 detained

December 2, 2020 10:02:19 pm

Police also added IPC Section 308 (attempt to culpable homicide) to the complaint. Covid-19 tests of all detainees were conducted and once their reports turn negative, they will be arrested, police said. 

Mumbai: MCOCA slapped against gang with 38 cases

December 2, 2020 9:10:52 pm

This is the second such case of MCOCA being invoked against a gang in the past month in the city's eastern suburbs. With MCOCA being applied, it would be difficult for the accused to get bail for at least the next few years.

‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ writer Zeishan Quadri booked for ‘cheating’

December 2, 2020 9:04:43 pm

According to a complaint registered at Amboli police station, the financier had backed a web series written by Quadri. However, work on it was delayed due to the Covid-19 lockdown, the police said.

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Sanjay Raut admitted to hospital, will undergo angioplasty today

December 2, 2020 8:58:17 pm

Raut will undergo the angioplasty on Thursday afternoon, said his brother Sunil, a Sena legislator from Bhandup.

BJP leader BL Santosh’s Facebook account impersonated, case registered

December 2, 2020 8:42:38 pm

Bengaluru Central CEN police have registered a case under sections of Information Technology Act and started investigation.

Mumbai: Seven arrested for assault on BEST employees, damage to bus depot

December 2, 2020 7:49:46 pm

The passengers of the bus told the bikers that they would be taken to the police station and made them sit in the bus, police said. But later the duo apologised and were allowed to leave.

Mumbai: Court denies bail to producer arrested for ‘stabbing actor’

December 2, 2020 7:37:18 pm

The accused had claimed that he was in a relationship with the actor. The woman had said in her statement to the police that he had asked her to marry him and when she refused, he had begun stalking her.

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Bombay HC threatens to junk plea seeking lifting of Epidemic Act, lockdown restrictions in Maharashtra

December 2, 2020 7:31:10 pm

Labelling it a frivolous petition, which would result in the wastage of precious judicial time, the HC said the petitioner should deposit Rs 1 lakh in court as a precondition to hear the plea, failing which it would be dismissed.

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CM Captain Amarinder to get first shot of Covid vaccine in Punjab

December 2, 2020 7:00:54 pm

A government statement said that in line with the Government of India strategy for vaccination, Punjab has prioritised healthcare workers, frontline workers, the elderly population (over 50 years of age), and people with co-morbidities (< or = 50 years).

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Drugs case: Three months after arrest, special court grants bail to Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik

December 2, 2020 7:49:38 pm

Showik was arrested by the NCB in September after the probe agency alleged that actress Rhea Chakraborty and him used to co-ordinate the delivery of drugs for the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Shiv Sena asks Centre to stop use of loudspeakers on mosques

December 2, 2020 2:57:00 pm

The comments came amid a row over Shiv Sena's Mumbai-South vibhag pramukh (division head) Pandurang Sakpal's suggestion of holding an 'Azaan' recital competition for Muslim children.

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PIL alleges mass surveillance by govt authorities, Delhi HC seeks Centre’s response

December 2, 2020 2:44:10 pm

The three systems -- CMS, NETRA and NATGRID -- allow the government "a 360-degree surveillance" of all citizens including the judges, said Advocate Prashant Bhushan who represented the petitioner.

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Rajkot hospital fire: Two more directors of parent firm arrested

December 2, 2020 2:37:14 pm

The police said that Dr Tejas Motivara (42) and Dr Digvijaysinh Jadeja (20), who are on the board of directors of GLPCL and also serve as doctors at the Uday hospital, were formally arrested at 9:45 on Wednesday.

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‘High time for Congress to introspect’: Rajendra Darda on Urmila Matondkar joining Sena

December 2, 2020 1:50:08 pm

Congress leader Rajendra Darda has said actress Urmila Matondkar's move to switch over to the Shiv Sena is a loss for the Congress

‘Will Yogi talk to south film industry or only Mumbai’: Shiv Sena attacks UP CM

December 2, 2020 5:35:10 pm

"It is not easy to shift Mumbai's film city to any other place. It is okay to make a big project. But what happened to a film city that was set up in Noida a few years ago?" Sena asked

Pranav Adani meets Yogi Adityanath, offers to invest in food parks, power

Pranav Adani meets Yogi Adityanath, offers to invest in food parks, power

December 2, 2020 12:39:58 pm

Yogi Adityanath is in Mumbai for a two-day visit. He is scheduled to meet several industrialists and film producers during his stay.

UP MLC polls: Over 55% turnout, more polling in teachers’ seats

UP MLC polls: Over 55% turnout, more polling in teachers’ seats

December 2, 2020 12:10:55 pm

A higher turnout was reported in the six teachers' constituencies as compared to the five graduates' constituencies.

Rescued as bonded labourers, three families nurse wounds as they await monetary help

Rescued as bonded labourers, three families nurse wounds as they await monetary help

December 2, 2020 12:06:37 pm

Among those rescued were seven children and four women.

Watch: Man attacked with knife in Mumbai’s Kurla

December 2, 2020 11:47:05 am

The police said that the victim, identified as Fayyaz Nenpurwala, was attacked with the intention to cause grievous injury or death.

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Chandigarh’s air quality index at 143 on Gurpurab, worse than last year’s

December 2, 2020 11:39:15 am

According to the Chandigarh Pollution Control Committee, the air quality index reported on Monday night was 143, which falls in the moderate category.

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Facing loss as police force us to close by 9 pm: Eatery owners

December 2, 2020 11:34:10 am

After a man was murdered outside a restaurant at Infocity area of Gandhinagar, dozens of restaurant and eatery owners at Bhaijipura, Reliance Chokdi, Kudasan and Sargasan areas have alleged that they are being forced to shut their shops after 9 pm even as there was no directive for a night curfew in Gandhinagar.

VAT scam: Supreme Court stays High Court order on 47 excise notices

December 2, 2020 11:22:48 am

The Punjab and Haryana HC had put a stay on the notices in February.