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Standing committee: BJP corporators move HC over BMC plan to hear 674 proposals in one meeting

October 20, 2020 2:44:34 am

The PIL moved by Makarand Narwekar and Prabhakar Shinde – also the group leader of BJP in the BMC – alleged that the civic body's intention is to pass all proposals without any discussion.

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Mumbai: Versova-Ghatkopar Metro service resumes with 12,000 passengers

October 20, 2020 8:44:09 am

The Mumbai Metro resumed service with limited seating on its trains due to social distancing norms. At Versova, all except two entrances were closed.

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CBI officer denies assaulting prosecutor, initiates legal action

October 20, 2020 7:27:54 am

CBI booked Rajendra Kumar, a 1989-batch IAS officer, for alleged criminal conspiracy, cheating and forgery under IPC besides provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act along with eight others and Endeavour Systems Private Limited.

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Self-regulatory mechanism in place effective in redressing complaints: NBA, NBSA to Bombay HC

October 20, 2020 2:30:10 am

The NBA submitted that the self-regulatory mechanism in place has been effective in redressing complaints against channels and all members have strictly adhered to its regulations with the exception of certain channels.

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Delhi: Soon, packed ration to reach 17.5 lakh homes

October 20, 2020 7:16:35 am

There are seven FCI godowns across Delhi that store 75,114.24 quintal of rice for PDS beneficiaries in the city. Apart from rice, 2.91 lakh quintal wheat and 684.68 quintal sugar are stored.

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Bombay HC asks state to consider allowing daily wagers & vendors to board local trains

October 20, 2020 2:24:50 am

The court suggested daily services of local trains be increased corresponding to the number of commuters and sectors opened up.

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Cox and Kings ex-staffer dead: Parents record statement, do not raise suspicion, say police

October 20, 2020 2:19:32 am

“They (parents) only requested us to investigate all possible reasons behind his death,” said Valmaik Shardul, Senior Inspector of Kalyan railway police station.

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Tablighi Jamaat: 20 foreign nationals acquitted

October 20, 2020 11:43:43 am

With this, all cases against foreign nationals linked to the Jamaat in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region have ended, either in acquittals or discharge, being cleared of all charges.

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Maharashtra Public Universities Act: 14-member panel set up to propose changes

October 20, 2020 2:05:00 am

Through a government resolution, Maharashtra Department for Higher and Technical Education has constituted a 14-member committee headed by former UGC chairman Dr Sukhadeo Thorat.

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Maharashtra board supplementary exams in Nov-Dec

October 20, 2020 1:32:29 am

Those who find it difficult to appear for the exams in November and December, will be given another opportunity to do so in February and March, 2021, a circular said.

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Maharashtra: Officer who suggested cap on mask prices transferred

October 20, 2020 11:47:19 am

The chief minister-led General Administration Department (GAD) on Monday announced Shinde's transfer at a time when the Public Health Department has moved a proposal for capping of retail mask prices on the basis of the panel's findings.

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Mangal Gavit joins BJP after Congress fields candidate to woo Christian voters

October 20, 2020 2:53:46 pm

Gavit was reportedly in touch with state BJP leaders ahead of the Rajya Sabha elections in June when he was promised ticket to contest bypolls from Dangs seat. He submitted his resignation after the assurance, sources said. However, the BJP chose Vijay Patel to contest from Dangs.

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Pune-Daund train services to start today

October 20, 2020 12:46:12 pm

The first UP service will leave Pune Railway Station at 6 am, and will reach Daund at 7.35 am. The DOWN train will leave from Daund at 7.50 am, and reach Pune Railway Station at 9.25 am.

Gujarat: 59 candidates in fray for bypoll to 5 Assembly seats in Saurashtra-Kutch

Gujarat: 59 candidates in fray for bypoll to 5 Assembly seats in Saurashtra-Kutch

October 20, 2020 2:55:35 pm

While around five dozen candidates have been left in contention for the by-election to Limdi, Morbi, Abadasa, Dhari and Gadhda seats, the main contest in all of the segments is between candidates of BJP and Congress.

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Durga Puja pandals in Bengal out of bounds for visitors: Calcutta High Court

October 20, 2020 7:46:50 am

Directing puja organisers to barricade entrances to pandals, the High Court said that area with a radius of 5 metres for small pandals and 10 metres for big pandals will be out of bounds for revellers.

‘CAA delayed by Covid, implementation soon’: Nadda in Bengal

‘CAA delayed by Covid, implementation soon’: Nadda in Bengal

October 20, 2020 11:47:54 am

Nadda was addressing party workers at a meeting in Siliguri in north Bengal where he slammed the West Bengal government for adopting a “divide and rule policy” and stopping benefits of Centre’s schemes from reaching the people of the state.

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Day after reporting 0 deaths, 8 lose their lives to Covid in Haryana

October 19, 2020 11:55:10 pm

Haryana reported 1,201 new cases while 1,160 patients recovered. The state’s Covid toll went up to 1,648 Monday evening.

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BKU (Ugrahan), Punjab ministers meet, talks remain inconclusive

October 19, 2020 11:48:10 pm

"...We have also asked them to ensure that the APMC amendment Bill that was passed by the Punjab Vidhan Sabha in 2017 and a Mandi Act amendment passed in 2013 should not be implemented in the state,” Ugrahan said.

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Higher severity lengthens post-Covid recovery time in some patients, say doctors

October 20, 2020 8:50:20 am

Dr Kapil Zirpe, in charge of the neuro trauma intensive care unit and isolation facility at Ruby Hall, said that the problem is usually related to patients who have had moderate to severe form of Covid-19.

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D S Dhesi back in Haryana CMO as Khattar’s chief principal secretary

October 19, 2020 11:32:18 pm

Dhesi's appointment as CPS/CM holds stark similarity to the neighbouring state of Punjab where Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh appointed his confidant 1983-batch IAS officer Suresh Kumar by creating the same post of CPS/CM.

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Baroda bypoll: Independent candidate Kapoor Narwal withdraws nomination, supports Cong

October 19, 2020 11:13:23 pm

The Congress said it has got immense strength with Kapoor Narwal withdrawing his nomination and coming in support of Congress candidate Indu Raj Narwal in Baroda bypoll.

Haryana: Cops get nod to attach properties of two brothers involved in drug trade

October 20, 2020 12:30:25 pm

According to Fatehabad SP Rajesh Kumar, the competent authority under the NDPS Act has ordered attachment of about one-acre land and one tractor of the accused.

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Corps of Military Police mark 81st Raising Day

October 20, 2020 12:07:23 am

The Corps have played a major role in all wars fought by India, both pre as well as post-independence, as well as in guidance to advancing forces, management of Prisoner of War camps, traffic management, various ceremonial events, and piloting VIP convoys during peace.

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Pune: Youth, friends booked for cutting birthday cake with sword

October 20, 2020 1:18:52 pm

As per the FIR, police have booked Swapnil Potbhare, Mahendra Saravde, Salim Shaikh, Abhishekh Devkar and three others under sections of the Arms Act.

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With decline in Covid-19 patients, containment zones in PMC area down to 33

October 20, 2020 1:20:23 pm

Pune Municipal Commissioner Vikram Kumar declared the new containment zones based on the Covid-19 situation in the city over the past two weeks.