Devendra Fadnavis’s First Signature Of Second Term Was On This Cheque

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis signed a cheque for the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. Mumbai:  Devendra Fadnavis, who took oath as Maharashtra Chief Minister for a second term on Saturday in an extraordinary move that left rivals stunned, got down to work on Monday. Mr Fadnavis returned to the Mantralaya, the state secretariat building in … Read more Devendra Fadnavis’s First Signature Of Second Term Was On This Cheque

Truck driver killed in blast on highway

According to police, the incident took place at 11 pm, when the driver, Dattatrey Ganpat Patil, was on his way back from work. (Representational) A 55-year-old truck driver was killed when an unidentified object exploded near a flyover on the Pune-Bengaluru highway, around 15 km from Kolhapur city, on Friday night. Local police teams and … Read more Truck driver killed in blast on highway

Aarey protests: No more cutting of trees, says SC; seeks afforestation report from Maharashtra

Protests have been taking place against the construction of a car shed for the Mumbai Metro at the colony for two years (AP) A special bench of the Supreme Court Monday stayed cutting of trees in Mumbai’s Aarey colony till its next hearing on October 21. Calling the felling of trees illegal, the bench said, … Read more Aarey protests: No more cutting of trees, says SC; seeks afforestation report from Maharashtra

Aarey tree-cutting: Section 144 lifted, 29 protesters get bail

Protest at a school in Mumbai on Sunday. (Express photo by Prashant Nadkar) A HOLIDAY court of the Dindoshi sessions court Sunday granted bail to the 29 people arrested on Saturday for protesting the tree-cutting at Aarey for the Mumbai Metro 3 project. While granting bail, the court observed that most of the protesters arrested … Read more Aarey tree-cutting: Section 144 lifted, 29 protesters get bail

Aarey protest: SC takes cognisance of tree felling, special bench to hear matter Monday

A woman reacts as she touches a tree after it was cut down in the Aarey Colony. (REUTERS) A special bench has been constituted to hear pleas against the felling of trees at Aarey colony in Maharashtra on Monday after the Supreme Court took suo motu cognizance of the matter. The development comes in the … Read more Aarey protest: SC takes cognisance of tree felling, special bench to hear matter Monday

Aarey stir intensifies as 29 protesters held; Bombay HC refuses stay on felling of trees

A woman reacts as she touches a tree after it was cut down in the Aarey Colony suburb of Mumbai.. (Express photo) Even as north Mumbai’s prominent green lung, Aarey Colony, witnessed vociferous protests from environmental activists, the Bombay High Court on Saturday dismissed a fresh application seeking a stay on cutting of trees to … Read more Aarey stir intensifies as 29 protesters held; Bombay HC refuses stay on felling of trees

PMC bank fraud: ED raids underway at six locations in Mumbai

A depositor of Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank displays a placard during a protest over the bank’s crisis outside the Reserve Bank of India building in Mumbai, Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019. (PTI Photo) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Friday raided six locations in Mumbai in connection with irregularities in the management of Punjab and Maharashtra … Read more PMC bank fraud: ED raids underway at six locations in Mumbai

Thai court hands over custody of suspected Dawood aide to Pakistan

According to Indian authorities, Jhingada was a resident of Jogeshwari in Mumbai, is said to be close to Dawood, and has several cases registered against him in the city. In a setback to the Indian government, that had been seeking the extradition of fugitive gangster Mudassar Hussain Sayyed alias Munna Jhingada from Thailand, a Thai … Read more Thai court hands over custody of suspected Dawood aide to Pakistan

Merchant vessel-boat ‘collision’: Crew members, including two Pak nationals, acquitted

The three men were named accused and booked under charges including causing death due to negligence, an act endangering life or personal safety of others, rash navigation of a vessel under the Indian Penal Code. OVER A year after a metropolitan magistrate court sentenced three men, including two Pakistani nationals, to two years in prison … Read more Merchant vessel-boat ‘collision’: Crew members, including two Pak nationals, acquitted

Maharashtra: Palghar collector stops boating, fishing in Vaitarna creek

According to Collector Kailash Shinde, the order from the High Court is from a PIL filed in 2018. THE PALGHAR collector has stopped all activities, including boating and fishing, in the Vaitarna creek. The decision comes after the collector received complaints that despite a High Court order forbidding any activities at the creek, people were … Read more Maharashtra: Palghar collector stops boating, fishing in Vaitarna creek

Peter Mukerjea seeks permission to speak to children before he ‘dies’

Peter Mukherjea and Indrani Mukherjea. (File Photo) Former Star India CEO Peter Mukerjea, who is facing trial in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case, told the trial court Friday that he wished to speak to his children “before I die”. “I do not know how long I will live. I want to speak to … Read more Peter Mukerjea seeks permission to speak to children before he ‘dies’

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