Maharashtra: Amruta Fadnavis files FIR against woman designer, alleges threat, Rs 1 crore bribe bid in Mumbai

 Amruta Fadnavis, the wife of Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, has filed a complaint with Mumbai Police alleging she was threatened and offered a bribe of Rs 1 crore by an acquaintance named Anishka, a designer. The designer allegedly offered to provide Amruta with information on some bookies who can help her earn money, police said. […]

Maharashtra: Nagpur Citizen Forum holds protest under ‘Right to Pee’ campaign for clean, safe toilets

The Nagpur citizen’s Forum held a protest today demanding an increase in the number of public urinals for women under the ‘Right to Pee’ campaign. Nagpur Citizens Forum launched a ‘Right to Pee’ campaign to demand clean, safe and free toilets for the citizens on December 30, 2021. Under this campaign, the ‘Nagpur […]

Maharashtra: Youth killed, another injured after speeding car rams into electric pole

A youth was killed while another was severely injured after a speeding car rammed into an electric pole at Thane’s Ghodbunder Road on Tuesday night, police said. “A 22-year-old man was killed while another was injured critically after a vehicle, going at top speed, crashed into an electric pole on Thane’s Ghodbunder Road last night,” said an officer of Kapurbawdi police station. The injured was admitted to […]

NCP MLAs turn up with onion garlands at Maharashtra Assembly, seek remedial measures as prices dip

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLAs on Tuesday reached maharashtra-vidhan-sabha”>Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha carrying onions on their head and wearing onion garlands demanding appropriate price for onions as prices dipped. Earlier on Monday, owing to a low wholesale price of onions, the farmers stopped auctions at Nashik’s Lasalgaon Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC). This […]

Maharashtra: 3 coaches of local train derail near Kharkopar station, no injuries reported

Three coaches of a local train from Belapur to Kharkopar on the Central Railway’s trans harbour line derailed on Tuesday morning according to Railway officials. The incident happened at 8.46 am when the train was entering the Kharkopar station, according to Shivaji Sutar, CPRO of Central Railway. Relief trains have left for the site and restoration work has […]