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05 August 2021 08:20 AM IST

Relax existing 50 pc quota limit to pave way for Maratha reservation, Ashok Chavan demanded

Restoring the state's right to declare the Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC) is not enough to pave way for Maratha reservation, said Maharashtra Minister and senior Congress leader Ashok Chavan adding that the Centre should relax the 50 per cent ceiling on reservations.

(With inputs from agencies)

05 August 2021 08:20 AM IST

COVID-19 vaccination to resume in Mumbai from today

COVID-19 vaccination will resume in Mumbai city of Maharashtra from Thursday, said Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC).

On account of a shortage of COVID vaccine doses, all government vaccination centers were closed on Wednesday.

BMC in an official statement said that 1,05,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been received. From these, 57,000 doses were of Covishield and 48,000 doses were of Covaxin.

05 August 2021 08:20 AM IST

No CET for arts, science, commerce colleges: Maha minister

There will be no Common Entrance Test (CET) for non-professional courses and admission to arts, science and commerce colleges will be on the basis of Class 12 marks, the Maharashtra government said on Wednesday.

05 August 2021 10:45 AM IST

Sikkim CM Tamang pays courtesy visit to Maharashtra CM Mumbai

05 August 2021 10:45 AM IST

Maharashtra: Thane logs 276 new COVID-19 cases, 10 more deaths

05 August 2021 10:45 AM IST

CM Uddhav Thackeray congratulates Men's Hockey Team for their magnificent performance at Olympic Tokyo 2020

05 August 2021 10:45 AM IST

Mumbai weather update

Light to moderate rain in city and suburbs with occasional intense spells. Possibility of occasional gusty winds with speed reaching 40-50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph in some areas.

05 August 2021 10:45 AM IST

Mumbai: High and Low tide update 

High Tide

1022hrs 3.76 mtr

2159hrs 3.17 mtr

Low Tide

1621hrs 2.19 mtr

Next day

06 Aug. 2021:- 0406hrs 1.11 mtr

05 August 2021 10:45 AM IST

Maharashtra Congress questions CBI's 'silence' over probe into death of Sushant Singh Rajput

05 August 2021 11:06 AM IST

Mumbai Water level update on August 5 

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

Olympic medal to mark start of golden era for Indian hockey: Ajit Pawar

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

Pornography case: Mumbai court to hear bail plea of Raj Kundra, Ryan Thorpe

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

Bombay High Court has asked Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to file an affidavit in the matter of door-to-door vaccination drive for bedridden patients till next Wednesday

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

NCP Chief Sharad Pawar congratulates Men's Hockey Team for their magnificent performance at Olympic Tokyo 2020

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari announces 100 Crore to restore roads affected by unprecedented rains in Konkan and Western Maharashtra

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

Bombay HighCourt is hearing a bunch of PILs seeking directions for local train travel for vaccinated lawyers, journalists and fully vaccinated citizen in Mumbai.

05 August 2021 02:27 PM IST

Maha: NCP MLC urges Centre to curtail interest rate of education loans

Education loans have become unaffordable for students due to high interest rates, NCP MLC Satish Chavan from Marathwada graduates' constituency claimed and said he has raised the issue with Union Minister of State for Finance Dr Bhagwat Karad.

05 August 2021 03:04 PM IST

Chief Justice Mumbai today suggested to make arrangements for a separate local train pass issuance to the people who are fully vaccinated in Mumbai. On the matter of allowing fully vaccinated people to travel even in local trains, matter adjourned for next Thursday

05 August 2021 03:04 PM IST

CM Uddhav Thackeray inaugurates BMC's H ward building in Bandra

05 August 2021 03:04 PM IST

Continued closure of malls in Maharashtra a big blow to business, employment: Retailers Association of India

05 August 2021 03:04 PM IST

Will allow common people to travel in Mumbai local trains if Maha govt submits proposal: Danve

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