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These 30 cities will face 'maximum restrictions' during lockdown 4.0

17 May 2020

These 30 cities will face 'maximum restrictions' during lockdown 4.0

As India is set to enter the fourth phase of the coronavirus lockdown, 30 municipal areas that account for 80% of all cases in India will reportedly face maximum restrictions.

With curbs, India could control new coronavirus cases by May-21

01 May 2020

With curbs, India could control new coronavirus cases by May-21

A paper by Mumbai School of Economics and Public Policy has claimed India might make considerable gains in the next couple of weeks in the battle against coronavirus, and could potentially put a lid on new cases by May 21.

List of districts designated as red zones after May 3

01 May 2020

List of districts designated as red zones after May 3

The Union Health Ministry has decided to segregate the 733 districts in India into three categories of red, orange, and green zones as the "lockdown 2.0" nears its scheduled end.

'Ola Emergency' launched for hospital runs amid COVID-19 outbreak

14 Apr 2020

'Ola Emergency' launched for hospital runs amid COVID-19 outbreak

As India goes into the second phase of the lockdown enforced to combat the spread of COVID-19, Ola is lending a helping hand to the public.

Coronavirus Impact: Food prices surge as supply chain suffers

10 Apr 2020

Coronavirus Impact: Food prices surge as supply chain suffers

The coronavirus pandemic and 21-day lockdown announced in India to contain its spread have had a direct catastrophic impact on food supplies, with prices of staple items (barring cereals) increasing by at least three times as compared to last month, a report in HT said on Friday.

Watch: People climb Maharashtra school wall to help students cheat

04 Mar 2020

Watch: People climb Maharashtra school wall to help students cheat

In a shocking incident, a group of men climbed the boundary wall of a school in Yavatmal, Maharashtra, to help students cheat during an examination.

Olympic rower Dattu Bhokanal booked after wife alleges harassment, cheating

18 May 2019

Olympic rower Dattu Bhokanal booked after wife alleges harassment, cheating

Olympic rowing champion Dattu Baban Bhokanal has landed in trouble after he was booked on charges of alleged physical and mental harassment, and dowry demands, leveled by his wife.

Military honors, 21-gun salute for IAF pilot killed in chopper-crash

01 Mar 2019

Military honors, 21-gun salute for IAF pilot killed in chopper-crash

The funeral of 33-year-old Indian Air Force Squadron Leader, Ninad Mandavgane, who was killed in the Mi-17 chopper crash in Jammu & Kashmir's Budgam district on 27 February, was held in Maharashtra's Nashik with full military honors on Friday.

Leopard cub seized from passenger's luggage at Chennai airport

02 Feb 2019

Leopard cub seized from passenger's luggage at Chennai airport

In a bizarre news, a leopard cub has been recovered from the luggage of a passenger who arrived from Thailand at Chennai International Airport on Saturday.

Five injured after leopard attacks Nashik locality; captured hours later

26 Jan 2019

Five injured after leopard attacks Nashik locality; captured hours later

On Friday morning, panic and fear gripped the residents of a Nashik locality after a fully grown male leopard entered an upmarket area and went on an attacking spree.

How kids in Mumbai are trained to steal mobile phones

24 Jan 2019

How kids in Mumbai are trained to steal mobile phones

When four minors, aged 13-17, were arrested last week in Mumbai for stealing mobile phones, their revelations were rather interesting.

Years after cop's murder, department 'transfers' her to another branch

22 Jan 2019

Years after cop's murder, department 'transfers' her to another branch

An Assistant Police Inspector recently got transferred from Thane to Wardha branch. Sounds normal, right?

Everything about #Kumbh2019: Travel options, accommodation, important dates, and more

04 Jan 2019

Everything about #Kumbh2019: Travel options, accommodation, important dates, and more

Kumbh Mela is considered one of the largest religious gatherings not only in India but also the world.

Farmer, earns Rs. 1,064 by selling onions, gives to Modi

03 Dec 2018

Farmer, earns Rs. 1,064 by selling onions, gives to Modi

A farmer from Maharashtra's Nashik district has sent Rs. 1,064, which he earned by selling 750 kgs of onions, to PM Narendra Modi as a sign of protest.

Conflicts over water on rise in Maharashtra, said experts

23 Nov 2018

Conflicts over water on rise in Maharashtra, said experts

Issues of unequal distribution, lack of planning, political interference and growing demand for water were giving rise to disputes among the different regions of Maharashtra, according to experts.

This doctor covered Kashmir-Kanyakumari in just 10 days, 11 hours!

17 Nov 2018

This doctor covered Kashmir-Kanyakumari in just 10 days, 11 hours!

A Nashik-based doctor has completed a cycle tour between Kashmir and Kanyakumari, covering a distance of 3,850 km in just 10 days and 11 hours, said Nashik Cyclists Foundation.

Maharashtra: Family disposes of 2-day-old infant's body in plastic bag

30 Sep 2018

Maharashtra: Family disposes of 2-day-old infant's body in plastic bag

A poor family from Maharashtra's Nashik district has allegedly disposed of the body of a two-day-old infant in a plastic bag instead of carrying out the last rites, police said today.

Maharashtra: Man killed for refusing to withdraw daughter's molestation case

18 Sep 2018

Maharashtra: Man killed for refusing to withdraw daughter's molestation case

A 55-year-old man was allegedly beaten to death by seven people in Maharashtra's Nashik after he refused to withdraw a molestation case lodged by his daughter against one of them.

Nashik: Gold smuggled from UAE seized in train, 3 held

09 Sep 2018

Nashik: Gold smuggled from UAE seized in train, 3 held

Gold worth over Rs. 23 lakh, smuggled in from UAE and being transported in a train, was seized at Igatpuri railway station near Nashik in Maharashtra on Saturday and three persons were arrested in this connection.

53-year-old Nashik Police Commissioner completes Ironman triathlon in France

28 Aug 2018

53-year-old Nashik Police Commissioner completes Ironman triathlon in France

Nashik Police Commissioner Ravinderkumar Singhal has successfully completed the Ironman triathlon which involves a set of physically grueling activities.

Air Deccan to launch flight services to Ahmedabad from Nashik

17 Aug 2018

Air Deccan to launch flight services to Ahmedabad from Nashik

Scheduled commuter airline Air Deccan today said it is planning to launch flight services to Ahmedabad (Gujarat) from Nashik (Maharashtra) as part of its strategy to connect smaller cities with business hubs.

Maharashtra: Woman, set on fire by mother's lover, dies

09 Aug 2018

Maharashtra: Woman, set on fire by mother's lover, dies

A 19-year-old woman, Priti Shendge, who suffered 80% burn injuries when a man set her, her 9-month-old daughter Siddhi, and mother Sangita Devre (40) on fire four days ago in Nashik in Maharashtra, has died, police today said.

Maharashtra: Man sets afire 40-year-old-woman, her two kin; one dies

06 Aug 2018

Maharashtra: Man sets afire 40-year-old-woman, her two kin; one dies

A man allegedly set ablaze a 40-year-old woman, with whom he was having an extramarital affair in Maharashtra's Nashik today.

Maharashtra: Lover stabs woman to death for refusing to marry

01 Aug 2018

Maharashtra: Lover stabs woman to death for refusing to marry

A 28-year-old man, Suraj Chavan, was arrested in Maharashtra's Nashik district for allegedly stabbing to death a 21-year-old woman after she refused to marry him.

Maharashtra: 4 get judicial-custody for playing loud music in silence-zone

19 Jul 2018

Maharashtra: 4 get judicial-custody for playing loud music in silence-zone

A court in Satana in Maharashtra's Nashik district has remanded a music band owner and its three members, in 7 days judicial custody for playing loud music in a silence zone.

Sambhaji Bhide in trouble for his 'mangoes for sons' remark

14 Jul 2018

Sambhaji Bhide in trouble for his 'mangoes for sons' remark

Controversial Hindutva leader Sambhaji Bhide has been found guilty of violating the law with his "mangoes for sons" remarks and will be dragged to court by the Nashik civic body.

Sukhoi aircraft crashes near Nashik; both pilots safe

27 Jun 2018

Sukhoi aircraft crashes near Nashik; both pilots safe

A Sukhoi aircraft, awaiting induction in the Indian Air Force, crashed near Maharashtra's Nashik city today morning.

Maharashtra Legislative Council polls: Voting underway in four seats

25 Jun 2018

Maharashtra Legislative Council polls: Voting underway in four seats

Elections are being held today for the Mumbai Graduates', Mumbai Teachers', Konkan Graduates' and Nashik Teachers' constituencies of the Maharashtra Legislative Council.

Maharashtra: Imprisoned farmers also got benefits of loan waiver scheme

17 Jun 2018

Maharashtra: Imprisoned farmers also got benefits of loan waiver scheme

The Maharashtra Government's mega loan waiver scheme has benefited even imprisoned farmers, said an official.

Nashik: 'Harassed' over loan repayment, couple commits suicide

16 Jun 2018

Nashik: 'Harassed' over loan repayment, couple commits suicide

A couple allegedly committed suicide at their residence in Ambad locality in Nashik, due to "harassment" by five moneylenders.

Depressed over low score in Class-10, Nashik girl kills self

09 Jun 2018

Depressed over low score in Class-10, Nashik girl kills self

Apparently not satisfied with her Class 10 marks, a 16-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in Nashik.

Nashik: Heavy pre-monsoon showers kill five; damage crops, houses

04 Jun 2018

Nashik: Heavy pre-monsoon showers kill five; damage crops, houses

Five people were killed in two separate rain-related incidents as pre-monsoon showers accompanied by thunderstorm and lightning hit the Nashik division over the weekend, the police said.

Nashik doctor removes whopping 4,100 gallstones after intense 4-hr surgery

28 May 2018

Nashik doctor removes whopping 4,100 gallstones after intense 4-hr surgery

Setting a record of sorts, a Nashik-based surgeon removed a whopping 4,100 gallstones from a man's gallbladder after a tough four-hour operation.

3-year-old girl dies after falling in pot of hot sugar-syrup

30 Apr 2018

3-year-old girl dies after falling in pot of hot sugar-syrup

A three-year-old girl died after falling into a cauldron of hot sugar syrup in Nashik, the police said.

'Delay in reporting rape doesn't mean the woman is lying'

07 Apr 2018

'Delay in reporting rape doesn't mean the woman is lying'

In a judgement that could boost the morale of countless women across India, the Bombay High Court has ruled that delay in immediate reporting of a sexual assault doesn't mean the victim is lying.

RBI refuses to provide information on fake currency, printing defects

20 Oct 2017

RBI refuses to provide information on fake currency, printing defects

The RBI has said it had processed 9,711.62mn demonetized Rs. 500 notes and 4,709.72mn Rs. 1,000 notes till August.

Demonetization: Printing presses add bill worth crores to RBI's losses

06 Sep 2017

Demonetization: Printing presses add bill worth crores to RBI's losses

RBI has suffered severe losses due to demonetization. Earlier, it said 99% of demonetized Rs. 1,000 notes had returned, thus defeating the whole purpose of the move which was to eradicate black money.

Amid rising onion prices, MP has lost onions worth Rs.20cr

05 Aug 2017

Amid rising onion prices, MP has lost onions worth Rs.20cr

Amid a rise in onion prices across India, the Madhya Pradesh government seems to have lost about 25,000 metric tonnes of onions worth Rs. 20cr.

Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan seen at Dawood Ibrahim's relative's wedding

25 May 2017

Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan seen at Dawood Ibrahim's relative's wedding

Maharashtra Medical Education Minister Girish Mahajan, reportedly a close aide of CM Devendra Fadnavis, was recently spotted at the wedding of gangster Dawood Ibrahim's wife's niece in Nashik.

CRPF jawan loses kin, lashes out at Rajnath Singh

27 Apr 2017

CRPF jawan loses kin, lashes out at Rajnath Singh

Another Facebook video of a frustrated CRPF jawan Pankaj Mishra surfaced where he spoke against Rajnath Singh after having lost a relative in the Sukma Maoist attack.