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FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 05:48 PM IST
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17 May 2022 05:48 PM IST

Shiv Sena will field two candidates for the Rajya Sabha elections from Maharashtra.

The party will renominate the sitting MP and chief spokesman Sanjay Raut while it proposes to contest another seat banking on its own excess votes and transfer of excess votes by ruling partners NCP and Congress.

17 May 2022 05:06 PM IST

HC denies anticipatory bail to school chairperson booked for abetting student's suicide

The Bombay High Court has refused to grant protection from arrest to the chairperson of a school in Maharashtra's Kolhapur in a case of abetting the suicide of a student.

17 May 2022 05:06 PM IST

Rajnath Singh launches 2 indigenously built warships 'Surat' and 'Udaygiri', says will add might to Navy's arsenal

17 May 2022 05:06 PM IST

Raj Thackeray should apologise to North Indians before Ayodhya visit: Athawale

Union minister and RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale has asked MNS head Raj Thackeray to apologise to North Indians before visiting Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh next month.

Talking to reporters on Monday during his visit here, Athawale also said that Maharashtra needs a Brahmin chief minister.

17 May 2022 05:06 PM IST

Hindus, Muslims should ensure there's no bid to divide people on religious lines: Maha minister on Gynavapi mosque

Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil on Tuesday said members of the Hindu and Muslim communities should ensure there is no attempt made to divide people in the state on religious lines, and the atmosphere must be kept peaceful.

17 May 2022 03:53 PM IST

Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil on Tuesday said police will register an offence against guilty in clash between NCP and BJP workers at an event attended by Union minister Smriti Irani in Pune

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

SC directs Maharashtra state election commission to conduct local body polls in districts with less rainfall

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Mumbai: Court sends accused in Dharavi gangrape case to police custody till May 23

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Couple moves Bombay HC seeking nod to complete surrogacy procedure

A couple on Tuesday moved the Bombay High Court seeking permission to complete a surrogacy procedure they had initiated in a city-based hospital before the new Assisted Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy Act came into effect.

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Industry Minister Subhash Desai met union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and urged him to name Aurangabad airport after Chhatrapati Sambhajiraje, increase the runway length and allow installation of statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji at the airport entrance

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Mumbai's iconic ice cream parlour K Rustom loses case against landlord, CCI; says will continue to fight

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Mumbai: Rajnath Singh launches two indigenous warships today; watch video

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

SCLR extension: Defence land acquisition inches closer to reality

The under-construction Santacruz-Chembur Link Road (SCLR) extension project, estimated to be built at a whopping Rs 481 crore, has finally received some response from Union defence ministry on the proposal for acquisition of 0.13 hectares of defence land.

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Traffic to be slow around Santacruz Airport, University, Amar Mahal, Chheda Nagar, Freeway, Yellow Gate between 11 am and 3 pm

"Due to a planned VIP movement between 11 am and 3 pm tomorrow, May 17, 2022, traffic will be slow around Santacruz Airport, University, Amar Mahal, Chheda Nagar, Freeway and Yellow Gate. Citizens are requested to plan their commute accordingly," Mumbai police had tweeted yesterday.

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

CBI records statement of inspector in case against Param Bir Singh

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has recorded the statement of inspector Anup Dange in connection with a corruption case he had filed against former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh.

17 May 2022 03:40 PM IST

Mumbai: Number of passengers travelling by AC locals increases from daily average of 5,939 in February to 26,815 in May

Reduction in fare of daily journey tickets of air-conditioned (AC) local trains seems to have worked wonders for Central Railway (CR). As per statistics, the number of passengers travelling by AC locals has increased considerably from a daily average of 5,939 in February to 26,815 in May till date — over four-fold jump. Passenger traffic per day reached its peak on April 4 at 51,944 passengers.

17 May 2022 07:48 AM IST

Mumbai: Bread prices go up again

Even before wheat prices surged to a record high on Monday, customers buying bread at kirana shops were surprised with another price hike for all types of bread and pav.

17 May 2022 07:48 AM IST

Mumbai to be major hub for futuristic Vande Bharat trains

Mumbai will be one of the few cities in the country that will maintain the next generation air-conditioned (AC) Sleeper Vande Bharat semi-high speed trains. Earlier this week, the railway board identified Wadi Bunder on the Central line and Mumbai Central on the Western line for its maintenance.

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