Friday, August 14, 2020

Sensex opens with surge of 122 points

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 11:11:59 AM IST
The Sensex opened at 38,432 points, with a surge of 122 points on Friday. Nifty on the other hand, opened at 11,340 with a gain of 40 points.... read..

Parth Pawar leaves after meeting NCP chief Sharad Pawar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 1:42:22 AM IST
NCP leader and party chief Sharad Pawar's grand-nephew Parth Pawar was seen leaving from Silver Oak hotel here after meeting Sharad Pawar, on Thursday.... read..

Maharashtra prisons COVID count stands at 1,000 for inmates, 292 for jail staff

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 2:41:58 AM IST
As many as 1,000 prisoners and 292 jail staff have tested positive for COVID-19 across prisons in Maharashtra, the State Prison Department said on Thursday.... read..

Covid-infected Amravati MP taken to Mumbai as health worsens

Amravati (Maharashtra) |Friday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST
The condition of Amravati MP, Navneet Kaur-Rana - who tested Covid-19 positive last week - has worsened and she is being rushed to Mumbai, her husband and Independent legislator Ravi Rana said on Thursday.... read..

Heavy rains likely in Mumbai today: IMD

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 9:12:05 AM IST
Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at isolated places in Mumbai, Thane, Palghar, Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg on Friday, said India Meteorological Department (IMD).... read..

Deccan Gymkhana Club celebrates centenary of India's participation in Olympics

Pune (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 10:12:02 AM IST
Deccan Gymkhana Club on Thursday celebrated the centenary of India's participation in the Olympics.... read..

Sushant was like our son, we also want to know reason behind his suicide: Sanjay Raut

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 12:11:58 PM IST
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Friday said that his party wants to know the reason behind the death or suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput as he is also like "our son" and asserted that there is no "political" interfere in Mumbai Police's investigation in the ca... read..

Disha Salian's father files police complaint in Mumbai against rumours about her death

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 12:41:59 PM IST
Satish Salian, the father of late Disha Salian, has filed a written complaint at Malvani police station in Mumbai against three people for allegedly spreading rumours about her death, the police said on Friday.... read..

Almighty Motion Picture nabs rights to 'The Vijay Mallya Story'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 1:12:05 PM IST
Almighty Motion Picture has acquired the rights of the book 'The Vijay Mallya Story', which will be turned into a mega web series.... read..

Maharashtra's Chikhli Police Station celebrate conviction of 2 accused of raping 9-yr-old

Buldhana (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 2:12:00 PM IST
The Chikhli Police Station located in Maharashtra's Buldhana district was all decked up for a special occasion on Thursday night as the cops celebrated the conviction of two men accused of raping a nine-year-old girl.... read..

Vikrant Massey, Kriti Kharbanda pair-up for rom-com '14 Phere'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 2:12:06 PM IST
Actor Vikrant Massey and Kriti Kharbanda have been roped in by Zee Studios for their upcoming romantic comedy '14 Phere.'... read..

Foolishness to demand CBI inquiry in Sushant case: Shiv Sena after Parth Pawar's comments

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 14, 2020 9:41:58 AM IST
After Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar's grand-nephew Parth Pawar demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, Shiv Sena said that it would be "foolishness" to make such a demand.... read..

Maharashtra reports 11,813 new COVID-19 cases, state count at 5,60,126

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 11:12:02 PM IST
With a spike of 11,813 COVID-19 cases reported on Thursday, Maharashtra's coronavirus tally stands at 5,60,126, said the Public Health Department.... read..

Equity indices end marginally lower, Eicher Motors dips 2.3 pc

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 4:11:57 PM IST
Equity benchmark indices bounced between gains and losses on Thursday but ended marginally lower due to profit booking in select stocks.... read..

Gold loan relaxation of LTV norms to limit exposure appetite of banks: Ind-Ra

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 4:42:09 PM IST
Gold loan non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) are unlikely to be significantly impacted by the Reserve Bank of India's new guidelines allowing banks to lend up to 90 per cent of the gold value as prudent lending practices may demand lenders to be cautio... read..

Godrej Industries Q1 profit falls by 40 per cent to Rs 106 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 5:42:17 PM IST
Diversified conglomerate Godrej Industries on Thursday reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 106 crore for the first quarter ended June, down 40 per cent from Rs 178 crore in the same period a year ago.... read..

Ram Kadam questions Maharashtra govt over delay in filing FIR in Sushant Singh Rajput's death case

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 5:42:20 PM IST
BJP leader Ram Kadam on Thursday accused the Maharashtra government of delaying the process of filing an FIR in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case and asked who was it trying to protect.... read..

Monsoon rains lash parts of Pune

Pune (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 6:12:13 PM IST
After the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted a downpour in Maharashtra, monsoon rains lashed parts of Pune city on Thursday.... read..

One killed, 4 hurt as part of house collapses in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 10:12:01 PM IST
At least one person was killed and four were injured after a part of a building collapsed in Chembur area of Mumbai on Thursday.... read..

Equity indices edge higher on positive global cues, IT and metal stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 10:42:01 AM IST
Equity benchmark indices ticked up during early hours on Thursday with IT and metal stocks gaining ground.... read..

Reopen gyms, BJP leader Fadnavis tells CM Thackeray

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 11:42:13 PM IST
Maharashtra BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis has written to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray requesting him to reopen gyms in the state amid the COVID-19 crisis.... read..

Aditya Birla Fashion slips into red, posts Q1 loss at Rs 410 cr

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 3:42:10 PM IST
Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail on Thursday reported a net loss of Rs 410 crore in the first quarter of the current financial year against a profit of Rs 22 crore in the year-ago period.... read..

Three more cops succumb to COVID-19, Maharashtra Police death toll rises to 124

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 13, 2020 11:42:03 AM IST
Three more Maharashtra police personnel succumbed to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 124.... read..

'Shakuntala Devi' director shares BTS details on how Vidya Balan aced mathematician's role

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 6:42:10 PM IST
After actor Vidya Balan received heaps of praises for essaying the titular role in 'Shakuntala Devi', director Anu Menon shared the BTS details on Balan's acting process.... read..

Don't fall prey to speculations, unwarranted rumours: Wife Maanayata Dutt on Sanjay Dutt's health

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 2:12:05 PM IST
A day after actor Sanjay Dutt's announcement of taking a short break from work for his medical treatment, wife Maanayata Dutt has released a statement sharing an update about his health, and urged people to not "fall prey to speculations and unwarranted r... read..

What I said is based on information I have, says Raut after notice by Sushant's kin

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 3:11:58 PM IST
After a notice was given to him by Sushant Singh Rajput's family member, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Wednesday said he is making statements in the actor's death case based on information he has and added that he will look into the matter if he has missed ... read..

Three more succumb to COVID-19 in Maharashtra Police force, death toll rises to 121

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 3:12:08 PM IST
Three more personnel succumbed to the COVID-19 infection in the last 24 hours, taking the Maharashtra Police's death toll to 121.... read..

Mumbai: 3 arrested for raping minor in moving car at Mankhurd

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 3:42:02 PM IST
Three people have been arrested in connection with the gang-rape of a minor girl in a moving car on Mankhurd-Ghatkopar Link Road in Mumbai, informed the Mankhurd police on Wednesday.... read..

Equity indices close flat, pharma stocks hit but PSU banks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 4:12:05 PM IST
Equity benchmark indices erased early losses but lay flat in the negative terrain at close on Wednesday with pharma stocks remaining under pressure.... read..

Varun Dhawan shares quirky boomerang to wish Sara Ali Khan on birthday

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 5:12:10 PM IST
Actor Varun Dhawan on Wednesday sent birthday wishes to his 'Coolie No. 1' co-star Sara Ali Khan by posting a quirky boomerang.... read..

Tata Power Q1 consolidated PAT up 10 pc to Rs 268 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 6:12:07 PM IST
Tata Power said on Wednesday its consolidated profit after tax moved up by 10 per cent at Rs 268 crore in the first quarter of current fiscal as compared to Rs 243 crore in Q1 FY20.... read..

Equity indices dip on weak global cues, pharma stocks hit

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 10:42:01 AM IST
Equity benchmark indices drifted lower during early hours on Wednesday amid weak global cues with pharma stocks losing the most.... read..

Refinancing needs to rise as NBFCs roll out restructuring plans: Ind-Ra

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 6:12:10 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India's decision allowing lenders to restructure loans will increase their refinancing requirements, especially for non-banking banking companies (NBFCs), India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said on Wednesday.... read..

Parth Pawar is immature, says Sharad Pawar on grand-nephew's demand for CBI probe in Sushant Singh Rajput case

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 6:12:13 PM IST
NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said he gives no importance to his grand-nephew Parth Pawar's demand for a CBI probe in actor Sushant Singh Rajput''s death case. He also termed Parth Pawar as immature.... read..

'Happy birthday beautiful': Kareena Kapoor sends birthday wishes to Sara Ali Khan with adorable picture

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 1:12:05 PM IST
Sharing a childhood throwback picture capturing the father-daughter duo, actor Kareena Kapoor Khan wished Sara Ali Khan who ringed in her 25th birthday on Wednesday.... read..

Shares of Adani Ports gain 2.4 pc after plan to raise Rs 3,000 cr via NCDs

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 11:12:01 AM IST
Shares of Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) gained by 2.4 per cent on Wednesday morning, a day after the company reported Q1 FY21 numbers and its board of directors approved a proposal to raise up to Rs 3,000 crore through issuance of non-conv... read..

Nirav Sheth appointed as CEO of Emkay Institutional Equities

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 12:42:09 PM IST
Emkay Global Financial Services on Wednesday announced the appointment of Nirav Sheth as the Chief Executive Officer of Emkay Institutional Equities with immediate effect.... read..

Maharashtra: IED explosives planted by Naxalites recovered by Gondia police

Gondia (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 7:12:00 PM IST
Improvised explosive device (IED) explosives, planted by Naxalites, were recovered from Murkutdoh-Sonegaon village of Salekasa Tehsil in Maharashtra's Gondia district, police said on Wednesday.... read..

Wishes pour in for Sara Ali Khan as she turns 25

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 7:42:00 PM IST
As actor Sara Ali Khan rings in her 25th birthday on Wednesday, her friends from the industry showered heart-warming wishes on the actor to make the day special.... read..

Madhuri Dixit Nene poses along with pet dog for refreshing selfie

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 8:12:10 PM IST
Actor Madhuri Dixit on Wednesday treated her fans with a refreshing selfie with her pet dog and proved that she is a true-blue dog lover.... read..

Maharashtra reports 12,172 new COVID-19 cases

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 9:42:04 PM IST
Maharashtra reported 12,712 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday taking the total count of cases in the state to 5,48,313.... read..

Mumbai Police summons co-founder of digital marketing company in fake followers case

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 9:42:07 AM IST
The Mumbai Police Crime Branch issued summons to Sagar Gokhale, co-founder of Qyuki Digital Media Private Limited which is a reputed digital marketing company, to record his statement in the fake followers racket case.... read..

Maharashtra to cap prices of masks, sanitisers

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 8:41:58 AM IST
Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Tuesday said that soon notification will be issued by the State government for capping the prices of masks and sanitisers.... read..

Repair of 14,000 dilapidated buildings in Mumbai possible now: Jitendra Awhad

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 11:12:20 PM IST
Repairs to as many as 14,000 buildings in Maharashtra, which were in dilapidated condition will be possible now, Maharashtra Housing Minister Jitendra Awhad said on Wednesday.... read..

Maharashtra: Two coaches of train derail at Vasai Road Yard

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 9:11:59 AM IST
Two coaches of a train were de-railed while performing shunting in the Vasai Road Yard near Mumbai on Tuesday, the Western Railway said.... read..

Amid fresh government-NSCN (IM) talks, old issues resurface

Kohima/Itanagar/New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 11:15:06 PM IST
Amidst the fresh Central government-NSCN (IM) negotiations, numerous issues including the role of the government's interlocutor and Nagaland Governor R.N. Ravi and inclusion of Naga inhabited areas resurfaced.... read..

Maharashtra to cap price for masks, sanitisers

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 8:42:02 AM IST
Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Tuesday said that soon notification will be issued by the State government for capping the prices of masks and sanitisers.... read..

Sushant wasn't as famous alive as he is after death, says Majeed Memon; NCP distances itself

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 6:42:07 PM IST
After his death, actor Sushant Singh Rajput's is occupying more media space that surpasses the coverage given to even Prime Minister of India or the President of the United States, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon said on Wednesday.... read..

Maharashtra Minister, Independent MLA Shankarrao Gadakh Joins Shiv Sena

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 6:41:59 AM IST
Maharashtra minister and independent MLA Shankarrao Gadakh on Tuesday joined the Shiv Sena in the presence of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray at the latter's residence at Matoshri here.... read..

Reliance Foundation partners with W-GDP, USAID to bridge gender digital divide in India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 12, 2020 1:42:01 PM IST
A new partnership between the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and Reliance Foundation will bridge the gender digital divide in India under the Women's Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative.... read..

Equity indices on upswing led by metal, financial stocks

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | August 11, 2020 10:42:05 AM IST
Equity benchmark indices surged for the third consecutive session during early hours on Tuesday with metal and financial stocks leading the rally.... read..
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