Maharashtra: Gatherings capped at 50 persons as coronavirus cases surge

Maharashtra Government has capped the attendance at gatherings in open or closed spaces at 50, following a surge in coronavirus cases in the state. Not more than 100 persons in enclosed spaces and 250 persons in open spaces were allowed to attend a marriage function or a social, cultural, political and religious…

Fadnavis hails BJP victory in ‘4 out of 6 seats’ in Maharashtra MLC elections

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis hailed his party’s victory in Nagpur and Akola in the state legislative council elections. The polls were held on December 10. “Both these victories are special & results of hard work of every karyakarta. With these…

Maharashtra govt defending DGP while going hammer and tongs against me: Param Bir Singh to SC

Former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh on Monday told the Supreme Court that the Maharashtra government was trying to protect Director General of Police Sanjay Pandey while it was going “hammer and tongs” against him by filing multiple cases. In his rejoinder to the affidavit filed by the…

Maharashtra Police files chargesheet against 33 accused in Dombivli gangrape case

Police in Maharashtra’s Thane district have filed a chargesheet against all 33 accused, including four minors, in the Dombivli gang-rape case, in which a 15-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted multiple times over a period of eight months earlier this year. The police filed the charge sheet in Kalyan…

Families of Malegaon blast victims ask NIA to take ATS help as 8 witnesses turn hostile

The families of the 2008 Malegaon blast victims have written a letter to the Superintendent of Police, National Investigation Agency (NIA), to immediately seek assistance from the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) that probed the case earlier. The letter has been written to the NIA, which is probing the case now,…

Maharashtra School Reopening: Primary schools to reopen in the state except in Mumbai from today

Maharashtra School Reopening will begin from today – December 1, 2021. As per the government guidelines, Primary schools for classes 1 to 7 have been allowed to reopen from today, except in Mumbai due to the fear of new variant. Details here. Maharashtra School Reopening begins from today – December 1, 2021 for…

MSCE Pune Scholarship Result 2021: Maharashtra Scholarship interim results released on mscepune.in

MSCE Pune Scholarship Result 2021 is now available on the official website of Maharashtra State Council of Examination, mscepune.in and mscepuppss.in. Students can apply for rechecking till December 5, 2021. Maharashtra State Council of Examination has declared MSCE Pune Scholarship Result 2021. Candidates can check…

Maharashtra | NCB cracks down on drug mafia in Nanded, seizes over 100kg of narcotics

Ateam of the Mumbai Narcotics Control Bureau has busted a hideout of the drug mafia in the Nanded district of Maharashtra and seized over 100kg of drugs. Three suspects were detained. An NCB source told India Today TV that a raid was conducted by an NCB unit that is in Nanded looking for the kingpin of the drug mafia…

NCP chief Sharad Pawar’s ‘urban naxalisation’ in Maharashtra remark earns BJP’s ire

The Maharashtra BJP has hit out at NCP supremo Sharad Pawar for his recent comments on ‘urban naxalisation’, asking him to clarify if he considers every citizen who is angry at the government as naxals. BJP leader Ram Kadam said, “In the past, he (Sharad Pawar) never accepted that there is naxalism in the…

Shiv Sena, NCP welcome decision to repeal farm laws, say Centre finally bowed down to farmers’ pressure

Welcoming the Centre’s decision to repeal the three farm laws, the Shiv Sena and the NCP, which share power in Maharashtra, on Friday said the government had to finally bow down before the agitating farmers. Addressing the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti on Friday morning, Prime Minister…