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Maharashtra woman lynched over daughter’s WhatsApp status

Maharashtra woman lynched over daughter’s WhatsApp status

Palghar: A 48-year-old woman in Maharashtra’s Palghar district died after suffering grievous injuries in a fight that took place between two families. The fight took place on February 10, allegedly over a WhatsApp status put up by the deceased’s daughter. The woman’s 20-year-old daughter had posted a message on her

Maharashtra to begin five-level unlock process on Monday

Maharashtra to begin five-level unlock process on Monday

The Maharashtra government has announced a detailed five-level plan to initiate the unlock process in the state as the Covid-19 situation improves. In a late-night announcement, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s office has informed that relaxations will be implemented based on the positivity rate and occupancy of oxygenated beds in districts

Cyclone Tauktae may hit Gujarat in evening, Mumbai airport shuts

Cyclone Tauktae may hit Gujarat in evening, Mumbai airport shuts

New Delhi: Cyclone Tauktae, an “extremely severe cyclonic storm”, is “very likely” to rip through Gujarat’s Bhavnagar between 10 pm and 11 pm, with winds up to 165 km/hour. At 11.30 am it was 145 km west of Mumbai and moving at 15 km/hour. Although the storm has bypassed Mumbai, it

Ahead of ‘janta curfew’ BMC issues guidelines for housing societies

Ahead of ‘janta curfew’ BMC issues guidelines for housing societies

Mumbai: As the state of Maharashtra prepares to undergo a 15-days janta curfew given to unprecedented rise in coronavirus cases, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has also issued guidelines for residents of Covid-19 affected housing complexes. Mumbai civic authority has warned its citizens of severe action against all the residents

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh resigns to challenge CBI probe

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh resigns to challenge CBI probe

Mumbai: In a set back to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s regime, his aide Anil Deshmukh stepped down from the post of the state’s home minister on Monday night, to approach Supreme Court in order to seek cancellation of the CBI probe against him in a corruption case. Notably, Deshmukh’s