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  Metros   Mumbai  05 Apr 2018

Metros, Mumbai, 05 Apr 2018

No class 8 in BMC schools forces over 1 lakh students to drop out

RTI queries reveal that as many as 1,017 schools of the total 1,195 schools do not have class 8 facility.

05 Apr 2018 6:05 PM

14-year-old girl raped, impregnated by minor in Thane

The 17-year-old accused repeatedly raped the teenage girl from October 2017 to February 2018.

05 Apr 2018 3:17 PM

Thane ACB officials arrest inspector, constable for seeking bribes

Officials said that the bribe was allegedly sought to protect the complainant's brother from arrest in a case.

05 Apr 2018 2:06 PM

Two held for plotting to kill man over old business dispute in Thane

The accused, armed with a chopper, was on his way to kill the businessman when he was nabbed by the police.  

05 Apr 2018 1:35 PM

CM Fadnavis witnesses naval exercises, visits Indian warships in Arabian Sea

He also lauded the role of armed forces in safeguarding territorial, maritime and economic interests of the country.

05 Apr 2018 10:36 AM


BJP’s grand celebration plans for foundation day

The occasion is seen as a formal launch of its campaign for the 2019 polls.

05 Apr 2018 2:57 AM

Negligible response to OTS loan waiver

Because of poor response, government has increased the period of OTS scheme up to June 30.

05 Apr 2018 2:55 AM

BMC spends 82 per cent funds on development

While it is 31 per cent more as compared to last year, it is also the highest spending on civic development works in last 10 years.

05 Apr 2018 2:53 AM

No increase in minimum wages of 32 sectors

They have also warned the government of approaching the Bombay high court if the former does not form the committee.

05 Apr 2018 2:51 AM

Narayan Rane join hands with NCP, fights BJP in his home town

Sindhudurg BJP was against the inclusion of Mr Rane in NDA fold as well as making him Rajya Sabha member of Parliament.

05 Apr 2018 2:47 AM


MBMC plans exotic junket for netas

As of now, 50 corporators have given their affirmation for participation.

05 Apr 2018 2:46 AM

Party will come into power on its own, says Raosaheb Danve

The BJP is preparing to contest the elections without allying with the Shiv Sena.

05 Apr 2018 2:41 AM

BJP may woo Shiv Sena with posts at centre, state

Mungantiwar may meet Thackeray next week.

05 Apr 2018 2:40 AM

Tech boost to find Bidre’s remains

A gradiometer is helpful in archaeological, geo-technical and environmental mapping.

05 Apr 2018 2:37 AM

Flora Fountain gets restoration contractor

The BMC had invited tenders for phase one of the project on its website as well as by publishing advertisements in newspapers.

05 Apr 2018 2:35 AM


2.63 crore for restoration of Fitzgerald fountain

The project once completed is likely to be a major heritage tourist attraction in the city.

05 Apr 2018 2:33 AM

‘QuitLine’ on cigarette packs helps quit smoking

Along with the QuitLine, a helpline number to quit smoking, the government has asked the tobacco manufactures to put two set of pictorial warnings.

05 Apr 2018 2:30 AM

Five arrested for extortion bid on builder

The accused harassed the victim by sending baseless complaints to various authorities.

05 Apr 2018 2:28 AM

No progress in the apprentice protest probe

The law and order machinery had failed despite there being information of such agitation taking place at a Matunga railway workshop.

05 Apr 2018 2:26 AM

Cop’s sex change: Home dept sits on Salve’s leave sanction

The state’s law and judiciary department has advised the home department to treat the Salve’s case with empathy.

05 Apr 2018 2:12 AM