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Updated on Jul 11, 2023 02:33 PM IST
The HMCS is an upgraded version of the one in the Parliament and is believed to be a major step towards digitisation of the two houses of the state legislature
The two men filled petrol in their two-wheeler and were travelling towards the highway after taking a U-turn when a speeding car hit them. The two men suffered severe injuries while the car driver fled the spot. The entire incident was captured in a CCTV of Fatherwadi in Vasai East
The accused introduced himself as a policeman from the narcotics department and threatened to book and arrest Savla in a drugs case and demanded ₹50 lakh if he wanted to save himself from the case, deputy commissioner of Police Raj Tilak Roshan said
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 01:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times spoke to experts and leading geotech consultants in the city, who provided an insight into the probable causes of landslides at construction sites during the monsoon and the precautionary measures to be taken to prevent future mishaps
The accused firm’s loan account, which was set up in 2009 at the bank, had turned into a Non- Performing Asset (NPA) in December 2017, with an outstanding balance of ₹59.85 crore. The firm was accused of diverting the loan proceeds to other firms and persons, CBI sources said
Published on Jul 11, 2023 01:11 AM IST
Shingne was with NCP chief Sharad Pawar when he called a meeting of MLAs and leaders on July 5, following the rebellion led by his nephew Ajit which led to a vertical split in the NCP. Patil, till then, was undecided and had chosen to skip the meetings called by Pawar as well as Ajit
A circular issued by the School Education Department, many villages depend completely on zilla parishad schools for the education of their children. To ensure quality education for students, the state government has opted to appoint retired teachers across the state
According to the police, on Sunday around 2.30pm, the woman’s mother asked her to bring some spices. “The woman knew the area very well, she often went out in the nearby market with her mother, and all regular shop owners also knew the girl very well,” an officer from Badlapur West police station said
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar are expected to share a stage at an event in Pune on August 1, where PM Modi will receive the Lokmanya Tilak National Award. NCP supremo Sharad Pawar has been invited as a chief guest. This comes after a faction of the NCP joined hands with the BJP-Shiv Sena government in Maharashtra.
The Enforcement Directorate has submitted draft charges against NCP leader Nawab Malik and others in a money laundering case involving a ?300 crore plot in Mumbai. The charges will be heard on July 24. Malik is accused of funding the activities of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar's gang by usurping the plot with the help of Haseena Parkar, Dawood's sister. Malik was arrested in February in connection with the case.
A social organization has accused the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) of omitting sections of the Prohibition of Employment as Manual Scavengers and their Rehabilitation (PEMSR) Act, 2013, from FIRs related to the deaths of three sanitation workers last month. The organization, Jan Haq Sangharsh Samiti (JHSS), claimed that the workers were engaged in manual scavenging without proper safety gear, in violation of the law. Four contractors and supervisors have been arrested and charged, but without reference to the Manual Scavenging Act. JHSS argues that the Act would recognize the workers and their work and also bring into play the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, if the victims belong to the SC/ST community.
Meanwhile, Shiv Sena MLAs have asked for a week more to reply to the notices issued by Speaker Rahul Narwekar on the disqualification issue.
The accused – identified as Chandan Shirsekar, a cab driver – messaged several women posing as Gaikwad and asked them to meet, an officer from Kolsewadi police station said
The Government Railway Police (GRP) has written to the Commandant General, Home Guards, seeking at least 1,500 more home guards to man all local train services, especially women’s compartments, in the night
Speaking in Amravati district as part of his second-day Vidarbha tour, the former chief minister said, “The name Shiv Sena – was given by my grandfather Prabodhankar Thackeray in 1966 and my father Balasaheb made it popular. No one, even the election commission, has the right to steal it. How can it be given to other parties?”
The incident took place around 7pm when the victim Rohit Yadav, son of a Bharatiya Janta Party leader from Nalasopara, and his friend Vivek Chowdhary were returning from Kalam Beach towards their house in Nalasopara West
The company, promoted by realtor and BJP MLA from Ghatkopar East Parag Shah and his son Manan, paid a sum of ₹264.09 crore collectively for the development rights of all 10 societies, bringing an area of 12,262 sqm under redevelopment, according to registration documents accessed and shared by Zapkey.com
JJ Hospital in Mumbai has received ?59 lakh ($79,000) from doctors involved in clinical drug trials following an investigation by a five-member committee. The preliminary report found that many principal investigators had not followed due diligence, failing to keep records or understand the trials. The committee will continue its investigation into the trials, while the report will be submitted to the Directorate of Medical Education and Research. The investigation also found that the ex-dean of the hospital had signed a memorandum of understanding with a private firm without following government-defined renting rates.
According to the police, Singh was residing in Turbhe village and since Sunday night, he did not return home. A security guard, who was nearby, noticed the body of Singh floating in the lake, Shashikant Chandekar, senior inspector, Vashi police station, said
The Enforcement Directorate has seized ?1.3 crore in cash and frozen bank accounts worth ?15.8 lakh as part of a money laundering probe into a dubious investment website that cheated customers. The website lured customers with investment opportunities and disguised the proceeds as payments against imports. The ED is investigating several firms under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.
“It’s going to be nearly three months to the incident. However, to date, the police have not taken any cognisance. They neither filed a single FIR nor was anyone held accountable for the loss of 14 lives. We had even filed a written complaint with the Commissioner of Police (CP) on April 18 to look into the matter but there was nothing done,” Jaisingh Shere, the counsel for AAP, said
The potholes appeared after the first rains, following which we wrote to MBMC. They have said they will attend to it soon. Both MBMC and NHAI fill up potholes on the patch. MBMC has been doing it in the area to ensure people are not troubled
Former gutkha baron Jagdishprasad Mohanlal Joshi, who was sentenced to 10 years in prison for helping Dawood Ibrahim set up a gutkha manufacturing unit in Karachi, has been granted bail by the Bombay high court. The bail was granted after the Supreme Court directed the HC to decide his plea for suspension of his sentence and grant of bail. Joshi is now released on a personal bond of ?1 lakh.
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:59 AM IST
Commuters taking Vande Bharat trains from Mumbai will not receive up to 25% fare reduction for AC chair cars and executive classes due to high demand. The concession will only apply to trains with a demand of less than 50%.
The Russian veterinary orthopaedic surgeons, Dr (professor) Ilya Vilkovyskiy and Dr Serik Baizykhanov, who are considered THR experts, conducted two surgeries on July 5 at Borivali-based Blue 7 Vets with the help of Dr Vikram Dave and Dr Ashlesha Dave
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:58 AM IST
While many people are back to working from office, or using the hybrid model, I see many still struggling to feel fully engaged, motivated, or hopeful. A sense of vitality which is so key to our wellbeing, is what seems to have been impacted by the pandemic
Updated on Jul 11, 2023 12:56 AM IST
The incident occurred at 5pm on May 17 when the woman, a homemaker, was returning from CBD Belapur to her Goregaon East residence, Jagdish Deshmukh, senior police inspector of Aarey Sub police station, said. He added that the complainant approached the police on July 6 as she was shocked and scared
Published on Jul 11, 2023 12:55 AM IST