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FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Friday, November 25, 2022, 08:55 PM IST
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25 November 2022 08:55 PM IST

Maharashtra sees 72 new COVID-19 cases, one casualty; active tally at 531

25 November 2022 08:55 PM IST

26/11 is a wound that will never heal: Fadnavis 

25 November 2022 08:55 PM IST

Maha: District authorities should take steps to keep world heritage tag given to Ajanta, Ellora caves intact: ASI official

he district authorities and the police should initiate steps to ensure that the world heritage tag given to Ajanta and Ellora Caves in Maharashtra's Aurangabad remains intact, an official of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) said on Friday. 

Superintendent archaeologist Milan Kumar Chauley made the statement during a lecture on 'Monuments and Legacy' organised at Mahatma Gandhi University to mark the death anniversary of the state's first chief minister Yashwantrao Chavan.

Chauley spoke about issues-related to monuments in 13 districts of Maharashtra.

25 November 2022 08:55 PM IST

Budget 2023: Maharashta deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis seeks incentives for clean energy industries

Congratulating the central government for the updated Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) which seeks to enhance India's commitment towards combating the climate change goal, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who also holds the finance portfolio, has recommended incorporating tax concessions and incentives for clean energy industries in the upcoming Union budget for 2023-24. 

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman earlier today chaired a pre-budget meeting with the finance ministers of all states and Union Territories to take their inputs and suggestions for the upcoming union budget 2023-24.

25 November 2022 06:43 PM IST

2 dead in a Road accident in Boisar

A speeding bike rammed into a truck near Nagzari Naka off Boisar Chilhar Road in Palghar Taluka. The accident resulted in the death of two of the three-persons on the bike. The third person is serious and is being treated at a nearby hospital.

25 November 2022 06:43 PM IST

Serum Institute Whatsapp duping case: Seven held from various states, main accused on the run 

Seven people have been arrested for allegedly using the image of Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla and getting a director of the leading vaccine-producing firm to transfer Rs 1.01 crore to various bank accounts, Pune police said on Friday.

As per the First Information Report registered with Bundgarden police station in the second week of September, the accused had used Poonawalla's image in a Whatsapp account and sent messages about money transfer to Satish Deshpande, one of the directors of the firm, an official said.

Believing the messages were from Poonawalla, the director transferred Rs 1.01 crore of the firm's funds to eight bank accounts mentioned in the Whatsapp conversation, he said.

25 November 2022 06:43 PM IST

State Election Commissioner asks to prepare an accurate voters list for upcoming Mumbai civic polls

25 November 2022 06:43 PM IST

Maha: 1,653 traffic violators penalised during combing drive in Thane

The police in Maharashtra's Thane city took action against 1,653 traffic violators and collected more than Rs 10 lakh in fines during a combing operation, an official said on Friday.

An "all out" combing operation was conducted in the entire Thane police commissionerate on the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday, the official said.

At least 1,653 persons were penalised for traffic violations and Rs 10.07 lakh was collected fines, he said.

As many as 91 cases of drunk driving were detected during the operation, while action was taken against 1,340 persons for different violations, a release said.

A total of 141 traffic policemen participated in the operation. Besides this, in the five zones, the drive was conducted separately, in which 285 police officials took part, it said.

At least 177 offences were registered and 184 persons arrested by the police, the release said. 

25 November 2022 06:43 PM IST

Baba Ramdev at Thane: Women look good in saree, salwar suit & in my eyes even when they don't wear anything

25 November 2022 02:27 PM IST

New pair of lions from Junagadh, Gujarat have arrived at Sanjay Gandhi National Park

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25 November 2022 06:43 PM IST

Shivaji Row: Amruta Fadnavis says Governor Koshyari 'Marathi manoos at heart'

Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta said Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari is a "Marathi manoos at heart" amid a political row over his remarks on Shivaji Maharaj.

25 November 2022 02:27 PM IST
25 November 2022 02:27 PM IST

Solapur girl creates World record

Kirti Nandkishore Bharadia, a student of Hirachand Nemchand College of Commerce has set a world record by swimming non-stop a distance of 36 km from Worli Sea Link to Gateway of India in the Arabian Sea in Mumbai on Thursday, Nov 24th.

25 November 2022 02:27 PM IST

Accident on Mumbai-Pune Expressway

Freak accident of 6 cars near Khopoli on Pune Mumbai Expressway, heavy damage to vehicles, many seriously injured.

25 November 2022 02:27 PM IST
25 November 2022 09:27 AM IST

State Govt informs Bombay HC it cannot demolish Dapoli resort formerly owned by Sena leader Anil Parab

The Maharashtra government has informed the Bombay High Court that it cannot carry out demolition of resort in Dapoli which stands on land formerly owned by Shiv Sena (UBT) leader Anil Parab due to status quo order passed in its favour by a local court in a civil suit.

25 November 2022 09:27 AM IST

BMC invites fresh road concreting tenders worth Rs 6079 cr

After cancelling road concreting tenders worth Rs 5,800 crore, the BMC has invited fresh tenders worth Rs 6,079.52 crore, which is an increased budget of nearly Rs 200 crore. For new tenders, the civic body will use ‘porous concrete’ (which absorbs or lets rain water percolate, releasing it in drainage) in key locations to avoid flooding during monsoon.   

25 November 2022 09:27 AM IST

Over a month after the Mumbai traffic police initiated a drive against errant auto-rickshaw and taxi drivers for refusing to ferry passengers, data made available has revealed that over 36,000 challans were issued to curb the menace.

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