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Textbook Lists Shocking Merits Of Dowry System, Surfaces

An image of a page from a book lists out the "merits and advantages" of the dowry system, in a post that has now gone viral. The book is, as per media reports, reading material for nursing students and apparently, its cover mentions that the book is written as per the Indian Nursing Council syllabus. Shiv Sena leader Priyanka Chaturvedi and Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan called to act immediately.

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 03:12 PM / by Devadutta Deb

Tags: Education, Maharshtra, New Delhi, Schools, College

Courtesy: Zee News


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AAP Holds Protest In Navi Mumbai Amid Attack On Delhi CM's House

The AAP Navi Mumbai unit held a protest at Turbhe Naka, over an alleged attack on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's house in the national capital by the BJP goons. AAP State Committee under Sunilji Jadhav and Rahul Mehrolia appealed for protest, which started on April 1. Retired administrative officers, Dr. Sharad Deshmukh, Dattatraya Nagre, Suvarna Joshi, Koparkhairane ward president Nina Johari, Sumit Kotian, and others participated in the protest… read-more

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 11:30 AM / by Devadutta Deb

Tags: AAP, Maharshtra, Mumbai, CM Arvind Kejriwal, AAP Councillor

ED conducts searches in the home and properties owned by ex home minister Anil Deshmukh.

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4 Crores Paid To Anil Deshmukh In 3 Months, ED Reveals Money Trail

An investigation launched by ED shows a sequence of money involving Anil Deshmukh, the former home minister of Maharashtra. The probe revealed that 10 bar owners paid Deshmukh four crores in three months. However, the ED is directing searches at several places including Deshmukh’s house. Besides, the inquiry is in connection with CBI’s investigation after the allegations of corruption claimed by Param Bir… read-more

Sat, 26 Jun 2021 - 10:10 AM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Enforcement Directorate, Money laundering case, Anil Deshmukh, Maharshtra


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Maharashtra Govt Extends COVID-19 Restrictions Till February 28

Acknowledging that Maharashtra is still threatened with the COVID-19 transmission, the state government has decided to extend the existing lockdown restrictions till February 28. However, the order announced on January 29 read, "The activities already allowed and permitted from time to time shall be continued." Besides, the state government said that previous orders aimed at operationalisation of Mission Begin Again will also remain in effect… read-more

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 01:55 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Maharshtra, LockdownExtension, Uddhav Thackeray, COVID-19 outbreak

Courtesy: Times Now

Clashes between NCP, Sena leaders

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Maha: NCP, Sena Bhiwandi Leaders Clash Over Banner In Office

Maha Vikas Aghadi partners - Shiv Sena and NCP - fought each other over a banner of Sena candidate displayed at the Bhiwandi office. Being at the loggerheads over the Bhiwandi local body seat, the NCP’s Ganesh Gulvi and Sena’s Praveen Gulvi and their aides attacked each other. Reportedly, the Bhiwandi Election Commission has called for investigations after registering a case on NCP district president’s complaint.

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 02:20 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: NCP, Shiv Sena, Maharshtra, Clashes

Courtesy: Times Now

Mahim Dargah

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Mumbai: Mahim Dargah Plans To Issue Passes To Control Crowds

In an effort to regulate crowds, Mumbai's Mahim Dargah is planning to issue passes to devotees. Its managing trustee Sohail Khandwani stated that the dargah premises were being sanitised regularly. Khandwani said, “We will wait till November 26 night and decide if we need to issue passes to devotees to regulate visits." Besides, masks and physical distancing have been made mandatory for devotees.

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 - 07:00 PM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: Mahim Dargah, Maharshtra, Mumbai, Covid-19

Airoli-Katai tunnel

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Urban Maharashtra's Longest Tunnel Under Construction, Says Shiv Sena MP

In an attempt to reduce travel time between the Mumbai and its outskirts, a 1.7-km long twin-tunnel is being built by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority. Reportedly, the tunnel, which will be urban Maharashtra's longest one, will start from Kalyan Phata and end at Airoli. Shiv Sena MP Shrikant Shinde stated that the twin-tunnel would have six lanes. Reportedly, the first phase of the construction is expected to be finished by… read-more

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 - 06:02 PM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: Maharshtra, Thane, Mumbai, Tunnel, Travel


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Former Maharashtra MLC Donates Her Gold Worth 20L To Armed Forces

Former member of Legislative Council Nishigandha Mogal from Maharashtra has donated her gold jewellery worth Rs 20 lakh. The sale proceeds will go towards the welfare of war widows and retired personnels. Nishigandha who served as MLC from 1996-2000 announced this while celebrating her 75th birthday. Moved by her effort PM Narendra Modi sent a letter of appreciation to her. Mogal said she was just doing her duty towards the Army.

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 02:06 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Maharshtra, Nashik , National news, Maharashtra News

Courtesy: Times Now


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Student Approaches HC For Re-Evaluation of NEET Exam Paper

Vasundhara Bhojane, a NEET candidate has filed a petition in Nagpur High Court, after receiving '0' out of '720' in NEET. According to Bhojane, there must be a technical error in the results because she has a good academic record with 93.4% in class X and 81.9% in class XII. She asked NTA to provide an original copy of OMR sheet. However, NTA has been asked to respond before October 26.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 11:41 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: NEET 2020, Maharshtra, Education, Student

Amit Shah

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Amit Shah Calls Maharashtra Governor's "Secular" Jibe As "Passing Reference"

Speaking about the Maharashtra Governor using "secular" taunt against the state CM, Amit Shah opined that the governor should have been "more restrained in the choice of words". However, the Home minister said that he had read the letter and the "secular" jibe seemed like a "passing reference". Earlier, Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had written a letter to the CM Uddhav Thackeray regarding the reopening of religious places in Maharashtra.… read-more

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 02:16 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Amit Shah, Maharshtra, Governor, CM Uddhav Thackeray

Courtesy: Times of India