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Two top leaders among 12 Maoists killed in Gadchiroli

Two top leaders among 12 Maoists killed in Gadchiroli

They carried a combined reward of ₹82 lakh The Maharashtra police ascertained the identity of 12 of the 16 Maoists killed on Sunday in Gadchiroli district of the State during an anti-Maoist operation. “The dead Maoists include three Dalam commanders (of CPI Maoist) and two senior leaders. The 12 Maoists, identified so …

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don’t want it if Sena doesn’t, says BJP

don’t want it if Sena doesn’t, says BJP

Disregard of its overtures by Shiv Sena piques BJP Mumbai: Apparently exasperated with alliance partner Shiv Sena for not agreeing to share seats in the Assembly elections, due next year, the BJP said it won’t press for an electoral alliance if the Sena isn’t interested. State Finance Minister and senior …

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Shipping set for an image makeover to attract youths

Shipping set for an image makeover to attract youths

Drive to increase number of qualified and active seafarers At a time when the global shipping industry is facing a financial crisis, the Director General of Shipping is planning to remodel the image of mariners and seafarers as individuals having a high quality of life on the sea. Officials said …

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Two accidents on Central line leaves one dead, one hurt

Two accidents on Central line leaves one dead, one hurt

17-year-old girl run over by a train while crossing tracks, 23-year-old woman falls into drain Two separate railway accidents left one dead and one injured on Thursday. Both incidents took place on the Central line: one at Vidyavihar and the other between Sion and Matunga stations. In the first incident, …

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BMC took 48 days to resolve 1 complaint: study

BMC took 48 days to resolve 1 complaint: study

Praja Foundation report says the number of civic complaints rose from 81,555 in 2016 to 92,329 last year A report released by the Praja Foundation on Thursday said it took the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) an average of 48 days to resolve a civic complaint in 2017 as compared with …

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Aadhaar glitches deny rations to 21 lakh Mumbaikars Congress

Aadhaar glitches deny rations to 21 lakh Mumbaikars Congress

Linking of cards, faulty machines cost people food: Sanjay Nirupam Mumbai: Claiming that over 21.82 lakh beneficiaries of the Public Distribution System (PDS) have been left without ration services as their Aadhaar number could not be linked with their ration cards due to technical glitches, Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam …

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Police speed up construction of barricades on Marine Drive median

Police speed up construction of barricades on Marine Drive median

Two fatal accidents in less than a month highlight need to prevent jaywalking Following two fatal accidents at Marine Drive in less than a month, the Mumbai Police are expediting the construction of barricades on medians along the stretch to minimise fatalities by curbing jaywalking. Malad resident Sayali Rajput (17) …

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3 police stations team up to look for Nerul molester

3 police stations team up to look for Nerul molester

Suspect man to be serial rapist The APMC, Rabale and Koparkhairane police have teamed up to search for the unidentified man who allegedly molested a 12-year-old girl in Nerul. The molester stripped the girl in a building terrace, a modus operandi similar to rape cases registered in these police stations …

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‘Indrani told me to forge Sheena’s sign’

‘Indrani told me to forge Sheena’s sign’

Accountant says she was told Sheena didn’t have access to internet in the U.S. Indrani Mukerjea’s employee and accountant Kajal Sharma told a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Wednesday that she forged Sheena Bora’s signature on her resignation letter at the behest of Ms. Mukerjea. Ms. Sharma …

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