Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Mumbai

Vegetable prices soar above Rs 100 per kg

Owing to excessive rainfall and crop damage, the new average retail prices for common garden vegetables have now shot up to Rs 120-140 per kg from Rs 60-80 earlier in metros including Mumbai. Some traders have blamed rising fuel...

Convicts in Bilkis Bano case released with Centre’s nod: Guj govt

The Gujarat government has told the Supreme Court that the 11 convicts in the Bilkis Bano case were released after the Centre’s approval.In an affidavit, the state Home Department’s Under Secretary said that the state government considered all the...

Bipin’s strike, Sarangi own goal hand Mumbai 2-0 win over Odisha

The Mumbai City FC fans were just settling in after half-time when Lallianzuala Chhangte’s close range shot was saved by Odisha FC goalkeeper Amrinder Singh. But the rebound hit Odisha’s Shubham Sarangi and rolled into the net to give...

Uddhav-led Sena workers carry flaming torch to Bal Thackeray’s memorial

Workers of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena camp on Tuesday visited the memorial of Shiv Sena founder late Bal Thackeray in Mumbai carrying a flaming torch with them, a day after the Election Commission allotted ‘mashaal’ symbol to the...

12 dead, 43 injured as bus catches fire after hitting truck in Nashik

Twelve passengers, including a two-year-old child, were killed and 43 others injured as a private bus travelling to Mumbai caught fire after hitting a trailer truck in Nashik city of Maharashtra early on Saturday, police officials said.The accident took...

Mumbai: Caller threatens to blow up Reliance Hospital & ‘Antilia’

The Sir H N Reliance Foundation Hospital here received two calls on Wednesday, in which the unidentified caller threatened to blow it up along with Mukesh Ambani’s residence ‘Antilia’, besides issuing life threats to the industrialist and his family...

Rival Sena factions clash in Mumbai; 5 held

Workers of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde’s camp clashed with each other here in the early hours of Sunday, officials said.After complaints from the two groups, Mumbai Police registered First Information Reports (FIRs)...

Writers, friends gather in support of Rushdie

A week after author Salman Rushdie was stabbed onstage at a literary event, writers and friends of the Mumbai-born author gathered at the New York Public Library here and read from his works, expressing their solidarity with him and...

78 Dahi Handi participants injured in Mumbai, eleven hospitalized

At least 78 `Govindas’ or Dahi Handi participants were injured while building human pyramids during the Krishna Janmashtami celebrations in Mumbai on Friday, civic officials said.Of those injured, most were treated and discharged while 11 were hospitalized and their...

Covid still not over, precaution dose rate needs a boost: Dr. Paul

As Covid-19 cases rise in the country especially in Delhi and Mumbai, Dr VK Paul, member (Health), NITI Aayog warned that the pandemic is still not over and emphasized the need for people to take precaution dose.“We need to...