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  • Mumbai, RERA, MahaRERA, OC, Occupational certificate, Real Estate Regulatory Authority, RERA act,

    MahaRERA provides relief to Pune home allottee

    Mumbai: In a major relief to a home allottee, Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (MahaRERA) directed a developer to complete a real estate project by obtaining the Occupational Certificate (OC) by December 31, 2018. The RERA bench acted on a complaint of a home allottee regarding non issuance of OC by a developer even after handing over the flat to him.

  • Kabul blast: Death toll in suicide bombing rises to 52

    Kabul : The death toll in Sunday’s deadly suicide bombing in Kabul has risen to 52. More than 100 others were injured in the blast that hit a crowd waiting at a voter and ID registration centre, according to the Afghan officials.

  • Sonali Kulkarni, Dil Chahta Hai actress, Sonali Kulkarni interview, Sonali Kulkarni movies, 5 Star hotels, Bicycles, Cycles

    Why don’t 5-star hotels welcome bicycles? asks ‘cyclist’ Sonali Kulkarni

    Mumbai: Actor Sonali Kulkarni has two complaints about five-star hotels. First, they serve “bad” tea which costs a bomb, and second, many of them do not allow bicycle parking. The second complaint may seem a bit unusual, but the ‘Dil Chahta Hai’ actor, who regularly uses her single gear bicycle to run errands, says that on occasions she doesn’t feel embarrassed to take her bicycle to luxury hotels.

  • Indore: This Dhakad girl wants to be a judoka

    Indore: Hoping to initiate change for girls in her family, 17-year-old commerce student Mranali Dhakad is working towards her dream of representing India in judo at Olympics in the coming years. “I am the first girl in my family, who won medals in sports and competed for nationals,” Mranali said. Coming from a family where women get married at an early age, she hopes to start a new trend by becoming a

  • Maharashtra, Maharashtra government, piracy, pirated website, pirated content, Maharashtra Cyber Digital Crime Unit, MCDCU

    Maharashtra government pulls down 11 websites for pirated content

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has pulled 11 websites down after receiving complaints from the entertainment industry that pirated content was displayed. The Maharashtra Cyber Digital Crime Unit (MCDCU), started last August for systematically eliminating websites that upload pirated content, pulled down these websites. Brijesh Singh, special Inspector General of Police, Maharashtra cyber cell, said the collective viewership of these websites was over 80 million.
    The initiative, the first of its kind in the

  • Indore: DAVV shying away from fixing college fees

    Indore: Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV), which has been empowered by the state government to regulate fees of colleges under its wings, is shying away from exercising the authority fearing that it would strip up the hornets’ nest. A proof to it is that no meeting of fee regulatory committee, which was constituted by the university in the last week of January, has taken place despite passing off two-hand-a-half-month ago.

  • IPL 2018: 5 High-flying moments from Chennai Super Kings’ win over Sunrisers Hyderabad

    Chennai Super Kings are back and they are back with a bang! The two-time IPL champions again proved their class and defeated a strong Sunrisers Hyderabad by four runs in their own backyard. The match again went into the last over and proved that CSK know how to seal the deal (unlike Mumbai Indians) and Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led side are now sitting pretty at the top of the table.

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    Mission Green Mumbai NGO exchanges your plastic with saplings

    Mumbai: “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the second best time is now,” is the tagline of a city Non-Government Organisation (NGO) which has taken up on themselves to curb plastic use among Mumbaikars.  Mission Green Mumbai is giving out saplings in exchange of plastic materials to citizens and shopping enthusiasts thronging to Growel’s shopping mall in Kandivali.

  • Indore: Reading helps one relax and escape from stress

    Indore: From fairytales to philosophies, every kind of book holds a special part of life in memories of those pages. As a friend, guide, teacher and entertainment, books form an essential part in our lives that remains close to us.

  • Uddhav Thackeray, Shiv Sena Chief, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis, Maharashtra, Maharashtra CM, Ratnagiri, Nanar Refinery, Vidarbha, Konkan

    Uddhav Thackeray may ask Maharashtra CM to shift refinery to Vidarbha

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray may challenge Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and ask him to shift the Nanar refinery project to Vidarbha instead of setting up it Konkan. Thackeray will address public rally at Sagawe in Rajapur tehsil of Ratnagiri district on Monday. Sena has taken firm stand to oppose the multi-crore project in Konkan.

  • Ujjain: Congress workers burn PM’s effigy to protest steep hike in petro prices

    Ujjain: The local Congress leaders condemned the government over steep hike in prices of diesel and petrol and burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in protest on Sunday. Madhav Nagar Block Congress Committee head Ajeet Singh Thakur, his supporters and other Congress leaders burnt an effigy of PM Modi at Tower Chowk.

  • Don’t discriminate on religious lines: Ola to customer who cancelled ride as the driver was Muslim

    New Delhi: Taxi aggregator Ola Cabs on Sunday urged a person not to discriminate on religious lines after the latter cancelled his ride as the driver was a Muslim. Replying to one Abhishek Verma, who is followed by some Union cabinet ministers on Twitter, the company said, “Ola, like our country, is a secular platform, and we don’t discriminate our driver partners or customers basis their caste, religion, gender or creed. We

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    Maharashtra: In Konkan, Fadnavis government’s pushing for controversial Jaitapur Nuclear power project along with Nanar refinery

    Mumbai: It seems that the petrochemical refinery worth Rs 3 lakh crore in Rajapur tehsil of Ratnagiri district is not enough for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, though the project has led to relations between the party and its ally Shiv Sena being strained further. The Fadnavis government is also pushing another controversial Jaitapur nuclear power project in the same district.

  • Ujjain: Chitragupt Jan-Darshan Yatra taken out to end caste system

    Ujjain: With a message to end caste system for national integrity and unity a Chitragupt Jan-Darshan Yatra was taken out on Sunday to mark lord Chitragupt Jayanti. Kayasth community members garlanded the stature of former prime minister Lal Bhadur Shastri and started rally from Freeganj over bridge.

  • Daily Horoscope for Monday, April 23, 2018

    Want to know what’s in store today for you? Read our Daily Horoscope by Nilikash P. Pradhan, and find out what your Sun Sign says about the day that will be.

  • CJI Dipak-Misra, Supreme Court, CJI impeachment,

    Impeachment motion against CJI: Ill-timed and ill-motivated

    The move to impeach Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra, is ill-timed and ill-motivated. It is ill-timed because it came soon after a three-member bench headed by the CJI rejected claims of foul play behind the death of Judge B H Loya in December 2014. The SC verdict, written by Judge D Y Chandrachud, was unanimous. The impeachment motion is ill-motivated because it seeks to send a signal to the highest court