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  Metros   Mumbai  02 Jul 2017

Metros, Mumbai, 02 Jul 2017

5 officials sent to police custody for beating woman inmate to death in Byculla jail

Death of Manju Shette, an inmate at Byculla women's prison in central Mumbai, had triggered protests by other prisoners. 

02 Jul 2017 9:02 PM

Three forcibly cut 30 minors hair, arrested

The accused, said the police, meant to teach the students a lesson.

02 Jul 2017 2:26 AM

FYJC merit list to release on July 4 NOW

Private colleges conduct the minority quota FYJC admissions without any interference from the state education department.

02 Jul 2017 2:12 AM

Experts want to study injuries of sea turtles

11 rare reptiles with severe wounds were rescued recently.

02 Jul 2017 1:50 AM

Bombay High Court slams Balmohan school for refusing admissions

The parents demanded that directions be issued to concerned authorities to rectify the injustice.

02 Jul 2017 1:46 AM


FIR filed in JNPT cyber attack case

According to officials, the cyber attack has affected all software operations of Gateway Terminals India (GTI).

02 Jul 2017 1:42 AM

Murder accused Siddhant pleads not guilty in court

The officials said that Siddhant, who had killed his mother on May 23 at their Vakola residence, was presented before the court.

02 Jul 2017 1:40 AM

Inmate’s death: Six women jail constables held

The Byculla woman inmate’s death sparked protests in the prison.

02 Jul 2017 1:37 AM

Tickets bought via digital transactions exempted from GST

This is expected to reduce the crowds at ticket counters, particularly at the stations that see heavy footfall.

02 Jul 2017 1:29 AM

Mixed reactions to GST on Day 1

People still confused about new tax regime but willing to give it time.

02 Jul 2017 1:27 AM


Bombay High Court quashes bail terms for rape accused

“The sessions court has passed the order in a mechanical manner and the same is being quashed and set aside,” observed the court.

02 Jul 2017 1:21 AM

Farmer scheme funds used for ads in 2 districts

The Osmanabad district has utilised less than 50 per cent of the funds it received: out of the Rs 23 crore it got, only Rs 10 crore has been spent.

02 Jul 2017 1:16 AM

State plans to launch taxi app for kaali-peeli drivers

This comes after the launch of Aamchi Drive, an application by Sun Telematics Pvt. Ltd. on June 29.

02 Jul 2017 1:12 AM

Maha loses 263 to H1N1, self-medication worsens it

The swine flu infections is proliferating since the detection is late, so the cases get exacerbated.

02 Jul 2017 1:06 AM

Rain kills auto driver; services hit

65-yr-old dies in tree collapse; more than 50 train services delayed on Central Railway.

02 Jul 2017 1:02 AM


Five-day working week likely for state employees

The employee’s union has given a call for strike over the implementation of the seventh pay commission in state.

02 Jul 2017 12:55 AM

Athawale wants quota for Dalits, tribals in cricket

Mr Athawale, who was in Nagpur on Saturday, told reporters that there should be 25 per cent reservation for Dalits in the Indian cricket team.

02 Jul 2017 12:50 AM