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Why can’t the government understand that people need trains to survive?

Overcrowded roads, traffic jams, and long queues at bus stand are what is the fate of Mumbaikar right now. Every day the crowds of...

Bird Week in the state from 5th to 12th November: Forest Minister Sanjay Rathore

Birds are an important part of nature's biological chain and biodiversity. In that regard, the Chief Minister asked to celebrate Bird Week to create...

Misappropriation of Rs 400 cr in the name of appointments in National Health Mission; demand for in-depth inquiry from Fadnavis

The National Health Mission that is implemented by the State Government with funds received from the Central Government. Former Chief Minister and Leader of...

BMC’s 900 crore Dahisar land scam; BJP leader demands transactions to be investigated

Uddhav Thackeray who sworn in as the Chief Minister on November 28, soon after that Thackeray government gave land worth Rs 900 crore to...

BIHAR – 1st Election Amid Covid-19

The election is being held in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic and the Election Commission has drawn up elaborate safety protocols. Bihar Voted in...

The political climate is always uncertain Bihar

Bihar is the most tinted State where the political battle is always interesting and it attracts national attention. Here the most interesting part is...

Fourth upgrading in corona test rates in the state; corona test for Rs 980 only

The rates for corona tests conducted in private laboratories in the state have been revised once again and the cost per test has been...

Top Story

Bird Week in the state from 5th to 12th November: Forest Minister Sanjay Rathore

Birds are an important part of nature's biological chain and biodiversity. In that regard, the Chief Minister asked to celebrate Bird Week to create awareness among the masses about the various flora and fauna. Uddhav Thackeray had given instruction...

Editorial

Why can’t the government understand that people need trains to survive?

Overcrowded roads, traffic jams, and long queues at bus stand are what is the fate of Mumbaikar right now. Every day the crowds of...

The political climate is always uncertain Bihar

Bihar is the most tinted State where the political battle is always interesting and it attracts national attention. Here the most interesting part is...

Misappropriation of Rs 400 cr in the name of appointments in National Health Mission; demand for in-depth inquiry from Fadnavis

The National Health Mission that is implemented by the State Government with funds received from the Central Government. Former Chief Minister and Leader of...

BIHAR – 1st Election Amid Covid-19

The election is being held in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic and the Election Commission has drawn up elaborate safety protocols. Bihar Voted in...

Fourth upgrading in corona test rates in the state; corona test for Rs 980 only

The rates for corona tests conducted in private laboratories in the state have been revised once again and the cost per test has been...

US-India 2+2 Dialogue: US, India Must Focus On Threat Posed By China, Says Mike Pompeo

The United States and India must work together to confront the threat posed by China to security and freedom, US Secretary Mike Pompeo said...

TV Actor Booked For Child Pornography; 1000 Minors Were Approached By The Accused

A coned man who was once a child actor in some not known TV serials was running an international child sex racket from Mumbai....

Nation

Column

What The Health!

Hara-kiri is not a new word. The great Kalidas is infamous for cutting the same branch of the tree on which he was sitting....

2020 – Four months to go

The year is undoubtedly one of the most challenging years of our existence. Five months have passed since. However, you still have the remaining...

Raj Thackeray – A dark horse of Maharashtra politics

I am born here and most of my childhood has gone in Girgaon. Late Pramod Navalkar, a Shiv Sena leader was my neighbor and...

Interview

Interview: ‘I take all that is good and walk my path’, says Atul Kulkarni

Atul Kulkarni, a famous Indian film actor who works primarily in Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu language films. Kulkarni won the National...

‘Proper Planning, Patience and Hard Work are the key to Success’: Vikas Kumar in an interview

Actor Vikas Kumar, who runs a dialect coaching firm called “Strictly Speaking”, grabs the eyeballs in Aarya.

Feature

How to celebrate Ganeshotsav during the crisis of coronavirus?

1. The alternative mentioned in Hindu Dharmashastra in connection with the adverse situation is 'Apaddharma'! : ‘Currently, the coronavirus pandemic has caused many restrictions...

Legendary classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj passes away at 90 in New Jersey

Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj died on Monday following a cardiac arrest at his home in New Jersey, his daughter Durga Jasraj said. He...

Lord Rama’s descendants out of Bhumi Pujan and trust, says Raja Ramchandra Ji

Rama's descendants out of Bhumi Pujan and trust says Raja Ramchandra Ji, descendent of Lord Rama. The Hindu Mahasabha fought the entire battle for...

Nirmohi Akhara – The true warriors of Ram Mandir movement

They are the biggest group of Hindu ascetics who are devotees of none other than Lord Ram. Their name means, roughly, “Group Without Attachment.”...

Young kids could spread COVID-19 as much as older children, adults: Study

Children younger than five years with mild to moderate COVID-19 have much higher levels of the novel coronavirus genetic material in the nose compared...

Mumbai

BMC’s 900 crore Dahisar land scam; BJP leader demands transactions to be investigated

Uddhav Thackeray who sworn in as the Chief Minister on November 28, soon after that Thackeray government gave land worth Rs 900 crore to...

Provide quality sports facilities to the students: Uday Samant

While providing quality sports facilities to the students, various sports related issues of Mumbai University will be solved immediately, said Uday Samant, Minister for...

Black Market Of Controlled Essential Commodities On Rise, Strict Action Against The Perpetrators

Government to ensure that there is no irregularity in the supply and distribution of food grains, gas cylinders and petrol-diesel to non-beneficiary ration card...

Nitin Raut On Power Outage Says “Possibility Of Sabotage Can’t Be Ruled Out”

Maharashtra energy minister Nitin Raut has said on Wednesday that the possibility of sabotage can’t be ruled out in the power outage incident in...

Power supply in Mumbai, MMR region, Thane will be restored in next one hour, says Energy Minister Raut

Maharashtra Energy Minister Nitin Raut on Monday said the power supply in Mumbai and Thane will be restored in the next one hour. The...

Pune

Pune police nab five with 20 kg Meow Meow worth Rs 20 crore in Pimpri-Chinchwad area

In a major drug bust, Pimpri-Chinchwad Police arrested five persons and seized a 20-kg consignment of Mephedrone, a banned drug also known as Meow...

CM Thackeray, Dy CM Pawar review COVID-19 situation in Pune district

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday reviewed the COVID-19 situation in Pune district, which has recorded more than 78,000 cases so far and...

Heartening news: Toll prices to surge from April 1

Tuesday morning lakhs of motorists got up with a heartening news that the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) has decided to increase the toll fees of the...

Shocking! Man crossing road run over by 60 vehicles

In a shocking incident, a 47-year-old man, hit by a vehicle was run over by 60 running vehicles. The remains of his body was...

Man arrested for harassing, stalking teen in Pune

A 50-year-old man identified as Raju Patigar was arrested by the Pimpri-Chinchwad police for sexually harassing, stalking and threatening a college student in Pune's...

Other Cities

Hyderabad Rains: 11 Died As Wall Collapses In Gaganpahad Area Due To Heavy Rainfall

At least 11 killed after the wall of a house collapsed due to heavy rainfall in the Gaganpahad area of Shamshabad in Hyderabad on...

ED seizes Rs 62 lakh cash, gold bars after FEMA raids in Aurangabad

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has seized Rs 62 lakh cash and seven kg gold bars after raiding some locations in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra...

CM Thackeray urges HM Shah for action against communal twist to lynching

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday urged Union Home Minister Amit Shah to take action against those giving communal colour to the lynching...

Navi Mumbai: Major fire breaks out near DY Patil University, no casualties reported

On Wednesday a major fire broke out at an under-construction building in DY Patil University Campus in Navi Mumbai's Nerul area. According to the...

Ex-Dawood Ibrahim aide arrested from Nalasopara

Akhtar Merchant an aide of Dawood Ibrahim was arrested from Nalasopara by the Palghar Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) this morning. Merchant was hiding in...

World

Different Strokes

Hottest DJ of India Living a Blissful life

For us humans socialising, attending various get-togethers, going for parties, festivals, celebrations, events etc play a very important role. It not only helps us...

Entertainment

Opinion

How to celebrate Ganeshotsav during the crisis of coronavirus?

1. The alternative mentioned in Hindu Dharmashastra in connection with the adverse situation is 'Apaddharma'! : ‘Currently, the coronavirus pandemic has caused many restrictions...

Sci-Tech

Cannabis Reduces OCD Symptoms By Half In The Short-Term, Finds Study

People with obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD, report that the severity of their symptoms was reduced by about half within four hours of smoking cannabis,...

Science for people, people for science

Today, social media like Facebook is full of posts of ‘National Science Day’. But how many of us know as to why is the...

Little GPS tags uncover the secret life of desert bats

Researchers with the help of miniaturized satellite-based tags have revealed that during drier periods desert bats must fly further and

Fear of predators leave long-lasting changes in wild animals

A new study conducted by researchers of Western University demonstrates that the fear of predator can leave long-lasting traces of fearful

Gallery

Business

Sports

Lifestyle

Book Review: ‘Indicting Goliath’ by Lal Bhatia

It was a 13-year agonising journey in various US prisons, which tested my integrity and physical endurance: Lal Bhatia Imagine if you had to battle...

Book on dramatic ‘36 days of Maharashtra Politics’ to release on May 18

Know what all happened in 36 days of Maharashtra politics, why Devendra Fadnavis had to give up and how Uddhav Thackeray became the Chief...

False claim over vitamin C to cure COVID-19

Can vitamin C have the ability to kill the COVID-19 infection? This is the theory which is getting viral since the dissemination of infection...

In step towards gender equilibrium in Tech institutions, IITs grant 20 pc quota for women students

In a step towards balancing gender equilibrium in central-run technical institutions in the country, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) has decided to grant...

India Junction – A Window to the Nation

Indian Railways is deeply entrenched in public consciousness and needs no introduction as such. The Indian Railways provides us with a practical, convenient mode...

Technology

Reliance launches JioMeet a free video-calling app to challenge Zoom, Google Meet

Jio Platforms, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries, has officially launched JioMeet, indigenously-built free team collaboration and video calling application that...

COVID-19: Samsung, LG to provide preventive kits, other electronic products to hospitals in India

To help authorities and people increase preparedness against COVID-19, electronic majors Samsung and LG have pledged to offer products and protective equipment like surgeon...

Google will curb misinformation on Coronavirus, says Pichai

Google, the most trusted brand across the globe, has now intervened to curb the misleading information on COVID-19 (Coronavirus). This move is an exit...

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gameplay on the Nintendo Switch

Dropcap the popularization of the “ideal measure” has led to advice such as “Increase font size for large screens and reduce font size for...

The Last Guardian Playstation 4 Game review

I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist...

Editor's Pick

Who is being fooled this Election – leader or voter?

Since the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced the 2019 Lok Sabha polls schedule and in some of the states the elections are going...

This is why Ambedkar Jayanti is celebrated!

Ambedkar Jayanti also known as Bhim Ji Jayanti is celebrated by the people of India with great sense...

Ambedkar Jayanti: Being an Indian you must know about the father of Indian constitution

Ambedkar Jayanti is celebrated to acknowledge the noble contribution of Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar towards the Dalit communities. Ambedkar was...

TB deaths reduced to 84% amount people living with HIV, reveals UNAIDS

India achieved an 84 per cent reduction in tuberculosis deaths among people living with HIV by 2017, the highest recorded decline among over 20...

In a show of patriotism, students at Gujarat school wear dress similar to Army uniform

Students of this school in Gujarat wear Army print uniform to acknowledge the sacrifices, security personnel make in order to keep the nation safe. Kailash...