Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

MSRDC to give land around highways for businesses without tender or auction

December 4, 2022 1:04:32 am

An MSRDC official said is important that areas near the highways are developed and job opportunities are created, which will benefit the state’s economy and pave the way to set up new cities.

2 foreign nationals held with cocaine worth Rs 18 crore at Mumbai airport

December 4, 2022 12:56:23 am

The two accused, a 27-year-old male from Kenya and a 30-year-old woman from Guinea, arrived in Mumbai from Addis Ababa on an Ethiopian Airlines flight.

Mamata to attend CMs’ meeting called by PM on Dec 5

December 4, 2022 12:55:31 am

According to Nabanna sources, the chief minister may also hold a one-to-one meeting with PM Modi where she will discuss issues related to West Bengal. Besides, the Trinamool Congress supremo will hold a meeting with party MPs to discuss strategy for the winter session in Parliament.

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UP vendor hit by train, loses leg after cops ‘throw’ his belongings on tracks

December 4, 2022 12:52:49 am

Police said the vendor, Aslan, also suffered serious injuries on his left leg. Doctors in Kanpur  referred him to Lucknow for treatment. Aslan is undergoing treatment at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences and doctors said his condition was stable.

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Abhishek, Suvendu face off in each other’s turf ahead of panchayat polls

December 4, 2022 12:47:26 am

Banerjee alleged that Adhikari, the Leader of the Opposition in the state Assembly, had won the election to the Nandigram Assembly seat against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in 2021 by resorting to unfair means. He also claimed that fresh elections would see Adhikari “befittingly” defeated.

Baramati not for taking: Supriya Sule seeks to make her point via Mumbai shop

December 4, 2022 12:43:48 am

Dogged by BJP aggressively going after the Pawar family turf, NCP MP showcases her seat, cold drink to dairy.

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Targeting Koshyari, Uddhav seeks criteria for selecting Governors

December 4, 2022 12:43:42 am

Reiterating his appeal to the people to join hands against those insulting the state and its icons, Thackeray said, “We will announce a programme in the coming days. Talks have been held with other parties too. We don’t want to just limit ourselves to a Maharashtra bandh.”

Will soon announce programme against those insulting state & its icons: Uddhav Thackeray 

December 4, 2022 12:35:46 am

He also demanded that criteria be fixed for the selection of persons for the post of state governors.

Illegal orchestra bar raided in Worli, 23 held

December 4, 2022 12:29:58 am

Following a tip-off, a police team raided the bar on Friday night. The police found several women being forced to perform obscene dance at the venue.

Man arrested for rape of toddler granted bail by Bombay HC

December 4, 2022 12:26:35 am

Justice Nitin R Borkar observed that the case appeared to be of sexual assault and not penetrative sexual assault.

Mumbai: NRI dies after falling from 10th floor of luxury service apartment

December 4, 2022 12:22:35 am

The Colaba police has registered a case of accidental death report and suspect it to be a case of suicide.

Mumbai: Man assaults girlfriend, gets two years in jail

December 4, 2022 12:17:22 am

The prosecution had said that the man, who was 22 years old when the incident took place, and the girl, then nearly 17 years old, used to reside in the same locality and were in a relationship.

Gujarat: Congress, BJP workers clash at close of Savli campaign; police resort to lathicharge

December 4, 2022 12:01:28 am

The incident occurred near Sherpura village where the vehicle rallies of both Congress and BJP came face-to-face resulting in a clash between the party workers.

India needs to move towards adequacy in tech: Ex-ISRO chairman K Radhakrishnan

December 3, 2022 11:32:56 pm

He also urged the students to be the leaders of innovation and technology rather than merely being followers.

Harsh Sanghavi visits Swaminarayan temples, holds roadshow

December 3, 2022 11:22:43 pm

The roadshow began from the central party office at Kalol and attracted a number of people.

Schoolteacher suspended in Madhya Pradesh after taking part in Bharat Jodo Yatra

December 3, 2022 10:57:31 pm

Rajesh Kannoje (48), a tribal rights activist, is accused of attending a political event after taking leave for ‘important work’.

Decked with flags and loudspeakers, how Delhi’s autos joined the MCD poll campaign

December 3, 2022 10:35:20 pm

While campaigning for the polls ended on Friday, The Indian Express spoke to a few auto drivers across the city to find out what the job involved.

Ropar police arrest aide of US-based gangster

December 3, 2022 9:02:36 pm

Ropar SSP Vivek Sheel Soni said that the arrested accused is a close accomplice of gangster Pavitter Singh Chaura, who police believe is at present residing in California, USA.

Investment intents of Rs 10.5 lakh crore at Make in Odisha conclave: CM Naveen Patnaik

December 3, 2022 8:55:46 pm

Envoys and business delegations from countries such as Japan, Norway, Germany, Singapore, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Nepal attended the conclave

DMK government softens stand towards Governor, hopeful of nod for Bill on online gambling

December 3, 2022 8:32:20 pm

The Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Online Gambling and Regulation of Online Games Bill, 2022, is expected to be signed into law by the Governor "very soon," state Law Minister S Regupathy said on Saturday.

17-yr-old boy booked for ‘abetting suicide’ of schoolgirl

December 3, 2022 8:28:23 pm

The Pune police have lodged an offence against a 17-year-old boy in connection with the suicide of a girl student, 17, from the same school. The girl died by hanging herself at her residence in October this year. Earlier, a case of accidental death was lodged at the Vimantal police station. As per a press […]

1 lakh staff on the ground, 13,665 booths: Stage set for high-stakes MCD polls

December 3, 2022 11:51:04 pm

Polls for the 250 MCD wards will be held from 8 am to 5.30 pm. Votes will be counted on December 7 and the results will also be announced on the same day.

Panchkula students accuse school principal, teachers of passing casteist remarks

December 3, 2022 8:11:07 pm

The police said a female student alleged that she has been harassed for the past one month. Many male students alleged that the principal passed casteist remarks against them when they raised the issue four days ago.

Synchronizing traffic signals, regulating heavy vehicles: new Bengaluru traffic top cop lists plan for the city

December 3, 2022 10:05:18 pm

Sanath Prasad from spoke with MA Saleem, the new special traffic police commissioner, on the present traffic situation and his plans for the IT capital.

Indian Express Impact: NGT dismisses Karnataka government’s plea against imposing Rs 500 crore environmental compensation

December 3, 2022 7:37:00 pm

After taking suo moto cognizance of an Indian Express report on the issue, the NGT on October 10 imposed an environmental compensation of Rs 500 crore on the Karnataka government.