Corona In Maharashtra

Corona In Maharashtra

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    Govt under Nitish Kumar has worked for people, will be re-elected: Devendra Fadnavis

    Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 25 (ANI): The government under Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and State Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi has worked for the people and it will be re-elected in the upcoming State Assembly elections, said Devendra Fadnavis, Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and BJP leader. "For the first time, such a large exercise is to...

    • 35 min ago
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    Thousands of Farmers Take to Streets in Maharashtra to Protest Against Farm Bills

    Thousands of peasants took to the streets all over Maharashtra on Friday raising slogans, carrying banners and posters to protest against what they termed as "the anti-farmers" law recently passed by Parliament. The agitation has been supported by the Congress, Nationalist Congress Party, All India Kisan Sabha, Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana and other...

    • 2 hrs ago
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    Suburban Railway services increased in Mumbai

    Mrityunjay Bose, With growing demand for trains during the morning and evening peak hours, more than 200 services have been added this week in Mumbai's suburban rail network - considered the lifeline of the financial capital. The train services were shut down on March 22, when the day-long 'janata curfew' was imposed after which followed the subsequent lockdown period in the wake of teh coronavirus...

    • 5 hrs ago
  • Mumbai

    Bombay HC sets three sex workers free, says women have right to choose vocation

    Observing that prostitution is no offence under the law; an adult woman has the right to choose her vocation and cannot be detained without her consent, the Bombay high court on Thursday set free three sex workers detained at a women's hostel. Justice Prithviraj Chavan said the purpose and the object of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act (PITA), 1956 is not to...

    • 6 hrs ago
  • Corona Mumbai

    E-classes: Tough test for students of Mumbai's night schools and colleges

    When most students in the city were busy adapting to online learning in March, 30-year-old Seeta Patel, a Class 10 student of a night school, was not able to join her online classes. The same month, Seeta and her family were evicted from their hutment in Tardeo, after an adjacent plot was taken over by a builder. Struggling to find food and shelter in post-Covid-19 times,...

    • 6 hrs ago
  • Mumbai

    Farm bills: Maharashtra farmers participate in nationwide protests

    Farmers in Maharashtra participated in nationwide protest against the farm bills passed in Parliament early this week. Farmers burnt copies of the bills and demanded them to be withdrawn at the earliest. The Congress and Nationalist Congress Party have extended their support to the protest, which will be spread headed by farmers' organisations, including Akhil Bharatiya Kisan...

    • 6 hrs ago
  • Mumbai

    Benzene levels in Mumbai saw spike during Covid-19 lockdown even as other pollutants dipped: CPCB report

    Contrary to most air quality reports during the Covid-19-associated lockdown, a study showed that benzene concentration in Mumbai was higher during all phases of the lockdown as compared to levels in 2019. The findings were released by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) in its report titled 'Impact of Lockdown on Ambient Air Quality'...

    • 6 hrs ago
  • Mumbai

    Mahul firms catching up with state's pollution abatement plan: Environment Minister

    Four companies located at Mahul --- considered to be Mumbai's 'gas chamber' -- have started complying with their pollution abatement commitments that were made under the Maharashtra environment department's action plan, state environment minister Aaditya Thackeray has said. Residents of the Mahul-Trombay industrial area have been demanding their rehabilitation...

    • 6 hrs ago
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    With spike of 86,052 cases, India's COVID-19 tally crosses 58-lakh mark

    India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 58-lakh mark with a spike of 86,052 new cases and 1,141 deaths in last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 58-lakh mark with a spike of 86,052 new cases and 1,141 deaths in last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. As per...

    • 6 hrs ago
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    More than 13 lakh COVID-19 tests conducted in last 24 hours in India

    India on Friday climbed yet another historic peak of more than 13 lakh tests. More than 13.80 lakh tests ... India on Friday climbed yet another historic peak of more than 13 lakh tests. More than 13.80 lakh tests were done in the last 24 hours, said the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. The Centre further said that 75 per cent of the new...

    • 7 hrs ago

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