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    19 dead, 7 injured in truck accident in Gujarat

    Bavayali (Gujarat): In a fatal accident on Saturday morning, 19 people have lost their lives and seven have been injured after a cement-laden truck in which they were travelling turned turtle on Bhavnagar-Ahmedabad highway, near Bavalyali village in Bhavnagar.

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    Mumbai: Vashi cops record statements of Sangli scribe in Bidre murder case

    Mumbai: The Navi Mumbai crime branch has been questioning a journalist from Sangli in the murder case of Assistant Police Inspector Ashwini Bidre who was murdered by ex-beau Police Inspector Abhay Kurundkar. According to Tushar Doshi, Deputy Commissioner of Police (crime), “During investigation, we have found that the suspected person was in touch with the prime accused Police Inspector Abhay Kurundkar. There were many phone calls and text messages exchanged between them

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    Atharva murder case: Just four crucial minutes can solve Aarey mystery

    Mumbai: The investigators probing Atharva murder case is now waiting for Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) to see if he was sexually assaulted during party by anyone or not. Atharva’s father has alleged that his son has sustained sexual assault injuries on his body which was found near a lake in Royal Palms of Aarey Colony. A senior police officer said Atharva left the bungalow number 212 at 7:19 am on May 08

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    Mumbai: Prime accused held for cheating news publication to the tune of Rs 15 crore

    Mumbai: The prime accused has been arrested by the Economic Offences Wing of the Mumbai police for cheating a leading news publication to the tune of Rs 15.07 crores. According to the investigating officer, Vinay Ghorpade, main accused Amit Mayekar and his brother-in-law Ameya Sawant have been arrested along with two other persons from Pune. The accused had fraudulently made a senior editor sign 78 invoices and had given 10 percent commission

  • Five takeaways from Delhi Daredevils’ unexpected win over Chennai Super Kings 

    Delhi Daredevils (DD) surprised everyone by winning the match against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in yesterday’s match. While scoring 162 for 5 wickets in the first innings, DD bowled greatly to halt CSK to only 128 runs. DD bowlers gave an amazing group performance and their key bowlers kept low economy in their spells. This was the main reason why CSK lost to DD.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Boost in digital advertising gives jobs to youth in valley

    Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir): The boost in digital advertising in the valley has changed the lives of many employed youth. With the help of digital advertising in shaping plastic hoardings and boards to enhance the look of markets and commercial hubs in Srinagar has been a story of success for reasons more than one.

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    Maharashtra: 3,139 MHADA flats up for grabs in Pune, Pimpri-Chinchwad

    Mumbai: People falling under the category of Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) will now get Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) houses for as less as Rs 9.5 lakh. At least 3139 flats along with 29 land parcels will be up for grabs in Pune and Pimpri/Chinchwad.

  • Iran nuclear deal better than none: Angela Merkel

    Moscow : German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the Iran Nuclear Deal 2015 is better than none. As per Deutsche Welle, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks over the recent exit of the United States from the Iran nuclear deal also called as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) at Sochi in Russia.

  • Airliner with at least 110 aboard crashes in Cuba

    Havana: A Cuban-operated airliner with at least 110 people aboard crashed and burned in a cassava field just after takeoff from the Havana airport yesterday. Cuban media reported three survivors.

  • What! Jennifer Aniston to play lesbian President of US

    Washington D.C.: Actress Jennifer Aniston has been tapped to star as a fictional lesbian President of the United States in upcoming new political comedy ‘First Ladies’.

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    Maharashtra water watchdog cracks whip on bill defaulters

    Mumbai: In an unprecedented measure, the statutory watchdog body, Maharashtra Water Resources Regulatory Authority (MWRRA) has cracked the whip on all public and private entities and government departments who have defaulted on paying water bills worth thousands of crores of rupees, an official said here on Friday.

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    BJP calls Congress move of staking claim in Goa ‘undemocratic’

    Panaji (Goa): After 13 Congress MLAs handed over a memorandum to Goa Governor Mridula Sinha staking claim to power, South Goa Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Narendra Keshav Sawaikar on Friday called the move “undemocratic” and “unprecedented”.

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    Mumbai: Central Railway suspends motorman for skipping signal, orders probe

    Mumbai: One more incident of ‘Signal Passing at Danger’ (SPAD) was reported on Friday where the motorman of a Titwala-bound local train jumped the signal at Masjid Bunder leading to disruption of local services on the Central Railways (CR). A senior official said they have suspended the motorman and ordered an inquiry against him.